Nintendo E3 2013 Report Card (Super Mario 3D World and Smash Bros.!)
Nintendo bummed out their fans when they announced that they were cancelling their plans for a traditional press conference presentation at this year's E3. That being said, Nintendo didn't just abandon E3 completely. They decided to host a Nintendo Direct conference instead, hosted by Satoru Iwata, focusing on many upcoming games for both Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.
There was a lot riding on Nintendo's Nintendo Direct conference, but I personally think they dropped the ball. To find out why, check out my score at the bottom of this article. And in the meantime, also check out my complete recap of [...More
Motor World: Car Factory Walkthrough [ Guide ]
If you love to try your hand at managing people in an industrial environment, then you will love this strategy game from Oh Bibi Socialtainment and Mobage, Inc. Motor World: Car Factory allows you to manage workers so that they are able to produce vehicles that you can then sell. Proper management of human and material assets is important in order to make your business successful, as well as earn tons of money that you can use to further your organization and staff.
Motor World: Car Factory requires players to build cars and sell them for a profit. [...More
Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 3D [ Review ]
Association football video games are synonymous with two names and two names only – EA Sports’ FIFA and Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer. For the past years, they have dominated the market on all consoles, with both of them going neck and neck in providing gamers with the best and most realistic football video games possible year after year.
During the latter part of the 2000’s, FIFA has pretty much led the race between the two football game giants. Despite its limited licensing, critical reception massively favored PES each time they met head to head for many years. Yet, partly due to [...More
World at Arms Walkthrough [ Guide ]
World at Arms by Gameloft allows players to take on the role of a general tasked with rebuilding a country torn by war. Using your wits and the vast resources that you can acquire, you must develop your troops and weaponry while you get your power back by defeating hostile countries left and right. This game requires players to strategize and make the most out of their armies in order to become the most powerful nation in the world once more.
World at Arms is a building game that allows you to create different structures. It also allows you to control [...More
Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 - Best Wonderkids [ Guide ]
One thing that can be said about youth is that they have a lot of untapped potential that, given the right motivations, can turn them into great individuals, which can make them excel in any field that they desire. The same can be said about football, as players become younger and younger, allowing coaches and teams to mold them into the superstars that they could be. This guide lists down just some of the wonderkids that you can find within Pro Evo 13 that you can spend multiple seasons building your team around. Who’s to say that these young players [...More
Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 - Best Free Agents [ Guide ]
Free Agents in Pro Evo 13 are the best opportunity for you to build a great team. Most of them can come pretty cheap, and you never know when you might hit a gold mine. It is simply the best way to build a team with a limited budget and, if you know where to look, you would still be able to build up a pretty formidable roster even without big names. Here is a list of some free agents that you should look out for when playing Pro Evo 13.
Martin Petrov is a left winger from Bulgaria. [...More
WRC FIA World Rally Championships 3 [ Review ]
The world of rallying is perhaps one of the more intriguing types of motorsport on the planet as competitors are required to be familiar with a myriad of driving surfaces and conditions, as well as almost always being faced with the daunting task of driving through relatively unknown terrain, which is why the driver is never without the navigator. There have been rally racing games in the past, including those that bear the name of the late great Colin McRae. The latest WRC title continues the tradition of realistic rally racing in video game format.
Driving is perhaps something intuitive to [...More
The Secret World [ Review ]
Everybody loves a game with a good back story. Unfortunately, most games, specifically RPGs and MMOs, focus more on graphics and combat rather than a plot that can enthrall gamers along with the experience. Thus, Funcom’s The Secret World can be considered as a breath of fresh air in an otherwise saturated world of elves, wizards, and the lore of fantasy and mysticism.
Imagine a world where every significant event in history, every historical society, as well as everything that we have perceived to be imagined, are connected, and that there are goings on under the modern world that regular people [...More
World of Goo Android [ Review ]
Back in the day there was World of Goo, and it was for the PC, today the technology brought it to us, to our smartphones and tablets, to our gooie pleasure. Boy did that sounded wrong. Want to see how much you're going to miss in the portable version? Jump in!
World of goo has a really clear objective, stacking pellets of goo to achieve a certain goal. You put 2 of these things together and they'll create a bond sticking to one another. Sounds pretty simple right? Well it isn't, the game physics engine is really well developed and this [...More
The Life of Steve Jobs - The Hippie Who Changed Our World Forever
While we have no one to attribute it to specifically, the wheel was the one invention that began it all. Almost everything invented since then has included some form of a wheel. It was among the first invention that changed human life forever. Other life changing inventions include such things as electricity, the automobile, airplane, the printing press and air conditioning. All have forever changed the way we experience our world. Add to that list the personal computer, cell phone, iPod and all the other “i” products that have left a permanent mark on our lives by an extraordinary man [...More
Another World - 20th Anniversary (iOS) [ Review ]
Perhaps not a lot of people have owned an Amiga during the 90's, but those who did may have had the good fortune of playing Another World, which is now seen as a classic game nowadays. When it was released in 1991 as Out of This World in North America and Outer World in Japan, it was able to sell a million copies due to various reasons. The cinematic effects and cutscenes were beyond what was thought to be possible during that time.
This 20th anniversary edition has been released for the iOS, catering to both fans who are looking for [...More
FIFA Soccer 12 Demo
(Updated) Today at Gamescom EA announced it's demo of FIFA 12 will be available on September 13th for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC platforms. Other tidbits of info that are coming out say that there will be a new Head to Head Seasons mode that will promote and regulate global leagues and there will be an early web start for FIFA Ultimate Team from September 20th. The Ultimate Team will be available on disc from the start.
Anxious to get started on FIFA 12 ? Take a look at the Gamescom trailer EA has put out.
FIFA 12 Gamescom 2011 [...More
A First Look at Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 [ Preview ]
On this year’s E3 expo, FIFA 12 was not the only football simulation game that showcased an unveiling of its new version. Pro Evolution Soccer(PES) 2012 was also shown, with Konami showing major changes with its new features which really set its difference apart from the PES 11. FIFA is currently at the top when it comes to football simulation games, but with this new release, PES 12 might bring Konami back to the table and bring back the series to its good old glory days.
PES 12 has improvements in almost all aspects of the game, from its animation, [...More
World of Battles: Morningstar Knights Necropolis Avengers [ Trailers ]
World of Battles: Morningstar Knights Necropolis Avengers is a newly released game developed by Frogwares and published by Focus Home Interactive. This is a free, massively multiplayer strategy game. The game takes place in a fierce mythical land where humans struggle against awesome beasts and monsters. Chaos rules the world and humans must figure out just where they fit in the pecking order.
You will need to build you army from over 80 unique types of units, form alliances to secure your lands and battle these creatures into submission. World of Battles: Morningstar Knights Necropolis Avengers has both single and multiplayer [...More
World of Planes [ Screenshots ]
World of Planes is a game developed by Gaijin Entertainment for Microsoft Windows and the MAC. The game is intended as a serious online WWII flight sim with a huge universe covering Eastern, Western, Pacific, and Mediterranean theaters of war. Hundreds of planes will fly together in one game as they take part in 3 month long wars, level up, upgrade planes, weapons and abilities. And most of all defeat the enemy!
Be one of the best pilots in World of Planes game!
Take a look [...More
The Secret World [ Screenshots ]
The Secret World is a MMORPG game developed and published by Funcom/Electronics Arts. The game will feature contemporary elements and original settings as it unites its' story with the gameplay. There will be “magical myths, dark horrors and conspiracies” to overcome as you explore the expanse of The Secret World.
The Secret World is set to be released this year for Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360.
Take a look at [...More
Zoo World 2 [ Screenshots ]
Zoo World 2 is a Zoo simulation game built on the premise of the original. This installment will include a more diverse collection of exotic animals, customization of habitats, nurturing babies, interaction and sharing with online friends.
From a social gaming company RockYou, the released of the next game from the Zoo World franchise is slated for release on June 8th. Zoo World 2 player's mission is to collect animals from around the world, breed them and take care of them while building a totally customized environment for each species. Now's your chance to bring your Zoo to life!
Take a look [...More
World of Tanks [ Screenshots ]
World of Tanks is a game developed by Wargaming.net. This is a freemium 3D game, featuring team-based action and massively multiplayer game online. The tanks are historically based on fighting vehicles from 1930s to 1950s.
World of Tanks is a complex PvP focused game that is full of action and strategy.
Released last April 12, 2011 for Microsoft [...More
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game At World's End [ Trailer ]
This new trailer of LEGO shows the adventure in the third film of the Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End.
LEGO will cover all of the Pirates of the Caribbean films which will also include the upcoming movie "On Stranger Tides".
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean is expected to be release on May 10th for [...More
Kingdom Hearts: Re:coded World 1 & 2 Items [ Guide ]
This guide will help you get all the items in World 1 and 2 of Kingdom Hearts Re:coded.
Triumph over the Heartless to receive your first Level Up chip that can be immediately used for a new support move, Dodge Roll. Tinker with the Stat Matrix to discover that abilities like the Dodge Roll can be toggled on and off, amongst other things. Walk into the swirling green light that you now recognize as a save point and move through the huge stone doors.
You are introduced to a couple more different kinds of blox; a prize blox sits at [...More
Little Big Planet 2 World 5 Walkthrough [ Guide ]
This guide is for World 5, Eve's Asylum
Level 1: Up and At'em
The creature-related obstacle course trend begun in the previous level continues here. This time, you take control of a pair of caterpillars in a bid to get to the top of a rather large tree. Along the way, you'll have to dodge fire and other obstacles; if you have two players, make sure you divide up the screen to get all of the possible prize bubbles!
The Meanie's aren't going to let up, and in the second part of the stage they are there to lob fire and all manner [...More
DC Universe Online World [ Guide ]
When the Justice League was reformed by Wonder Woman, Superman and Batman in response to the new influx of heroes and villains on Earth, the Watchtower was built as the team's headquarters; a space-borne satellite, orbiting 22,300 miles above the Earth.
Linked with the Hall of Justice in Washington DC via an archway-type teleporation system, the satellite was designed by both Wonder Woman and Green Lantern (John Stewart), and paid for by Wayne Enterprises, Queen Industries and Kord Legacy.
Following the influx of heroes on Earth thanks to Future Lex Luthor's exobytes, the Watchtower was renovated to accommodate for the new [...More
Little Big Planet 2 World 4 Avalonia Walkthrough [ Guide ]
Level 1: Avalon's Advanced Armaments Academy
The Mighty RoboBun is yours to command in the first stage of Avalonia. The Robobun can jump much higher than the average Sackboy, and it also has a fearsome stomp that enables it to negotiate enemies. While riding the RoboBun, you'll also be able to take a few more hits than usuat; that lifebar declines more quickly than you think though, so don't abuse it!
This next section will take some careful jumping to complete. Use the slam attack to break through the floor, taking care to grab the stickers along the way. [...More
Inazuma Eleven [ REVIEW ]
Stand up! Stand up! If you like Football!!! That's right, and I'm not talking your heavily armored and pumped American Football. I'm talking the original Football, meaning guys hitting a ball with their feet, you may know it as Soccer, but who cares, this is Football and I'll be calling it that for the entire review! So if you loved Captain Tsubasa, you love anime, and like to see strange and impossible shots by a bunch of freaking 12 year olds, this game, will blow your mind! C'mon in and read what we prepared for you, this is Inazuma Eleven, [...More
Little Big Planet World 3 Walkthrough [ Guide ]
Hello Sackthings were here today to get through World 3 The Factory of a Better Tomorrow.
Level 1 Maximum Security
The grappling hooks are back for an encore performance in the Factory for a Better Tomorrow. As with Da Vinci's World, make good use of both momentum and the springboards to reach new heights.
This level offers a nice introduction to Sackbot herding, which plays heavily into this world's puzzles. Here you will you need to use the Grabinator to chuck a Sackbot at the button that lies out of reach to open the door. Keep a close on those Sackbots, because you [...More
Little Big Planet 2 World 2 Walkthrough [ Guide ]
World 2 is titled Victoria's Laboratory, this world is full of cake related puzzles and a few new items like the Grabinator and Cakeinator.
Level 1: Run Away Train
Your newest toy is the Grabinator, which makes it possible to pick up a variety of objects, including your partner! If you're having a particularly hard time reaching a certain spot, don't be shy about picking them and heaving them where they need to be. Be careful about accidentally picking them up and chucking them down into a pit though.
Use your Grabinators to make your way down through the lairs of cake; [...More
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Beginners [ Guide ]
It can be scary and daunting if you're are just getting into World of Warcraft so we got this guide to get you in the flow of things, you'll be not seeing the sun in no time.
World of Warcraft offers several different play styles, spread out over four different ‘realms’. Listed below are the four realm types and how they play differently from one another.
Traditional Player-versus-Environment (PvE) play style. This is how beginners typically start their introduction to World of Warcraft. You play the game with a focus on quests, either solo or with a group. [...More
Little Big Planet 2 World 1 Walkthrough [ Guide ]
This guide will help get you through world 1 Da Vinci's Hideout.
Level 1 Rookie Test
Pretty much you're trying to show Da Vinci you belong in the Alliance and this will kinda act as a tutorial.
You will begin by collecting score multipliers and costumes. The elevator will steadily rise while Da Vinci gives you instructions. Use this opportunity to pick up some swanky new outfits!
There is a prize bubble in plain view under the bridge, but it's surprisingly easy to miss with so many other stickers and objects around. Don't forget to snag it before continuing on with the tutorial.
Level 2: [...More
3DS Public playtest in Japan at Nintendo World 2011
A few months back I posted here that some lucky Japanese guys will try the console waaaaaaaaay earlier, well, now we have a date, and it's...oh man the day after tomorrow! That's right! Nintendo World 2011 goes live January 8th in Tokyo and a whole bunch of 3DS will be available for some lucky folks to play and enjoy!
The event will feature the launch or well...more like a preview or a really large number of titles, from the iconic Kid Icarus that practically kicked-off the 3DS mania to a lot of games that never showed any actual gameplay, just cutscenes [...More
Mega Millions winning numbers for Jan 4, 2011 : 355 Million!
Did you win $355M?
The winning Mega Millions jackpot numbers for Tuesday, January 4, 2011 are :
4, 8, 15, 25, 47, the Mega Ball is 42, and the Megaplier is 4
The Mega Millions frenzy has created the huge jackpot that is over $355,000,000 , or $224,200,000 cash lump sum.
There has not been a Mega Millions winners since November 9, 2010, so the jackpot has grown and grown.
What would you do with that kind of money? Leave us some comments?
Many people bought tickets for this crazy lotto as Christmas gifts. Did you get one? Would you split [...More