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Review: Perfect Dark

Back in the year 2000, Nintendo published a title from Rare, developers of Goldeneye 007, that became the staple of FPS games from then on.  Nowadays, an FPS game on console has become the norm, but back in 2000, the genre reigned supreme on PC.  Goldeneye 007 was a very…

UPDATE: Modern Warfare 2 DLC Will be $15; Stimulus Package

UPDATE: Through a podcast over at Major Nelson’s, the price was confirmed at 1200 Microsoft Points or $15.  For that $15 players get five maps, three new ones and two remakes from COD4. The new maps are Bailout (overrun apartment complex, wide map), Salvage (snow-covered junkyard, it’s a smaller map),…

SEGA Announces Sonic the Hedgehog 4

SEGA officially announced the next sequel in the Sonic the Hedgehog series with Sonic the Hedgehog 4.  The first trailer for the game was revealed on GameSpot last night and it’s very telling.  Sonic the Hedgehog 4 is dropping the 2D sprite graphics for a more HD-friendly 3D look, but…

Xbox LIVE ‘Game Room’ lists first 30 games

As Daniel reported yesterday, the new ‘Game Room’ will feature classic arcade cabinet style games through Microsoft available to both Xbox Silver and Gold members.  We’re hesitant to say it will ONLY be on the Xbox 360 because the ‘Game Room’ will also be available for the PC.  Nevertheless, we…

Mega Man 10 Screens; Coming to WiiWare, XBL and PSN

It’s true, Mega Man 10 will not be exclusive to the Wii like some thought.  In fact, it will be coming to the big 3.  Nintendo’s WiiWare, Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Arcade, and Sony’s PS3.  Keeping the same 2D graphics, Mega Man 10 screens do resemble previous Mega Man titles and…

Review: GTA IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony

The Great Melting Pot is Back By Carlos Macias Rockstar Games dropped the finale to the GTA IV saga with The Ballad of Gay Tony a few weeks ago and, amongst plenty of competition, concluded with a mere whimper. It’s not a bad expansion pack. On the contrary, it’s actually…