Archive for June 29th, 2012

IG E3 2012 – Super Mario Bros. 2 – 3DS

by Chris Boreson June 29, 2012
[starrater tpl=10] Irate Gamer is all about Mario. This time he’s taking the new 3DS installment out for a test spin!

Check out this awesome 3D Mario chalk drawing being made

by ubernauton June 29, 2012
Chris Carlson, a Colorado painter, spent 11 hours making super Mario chalk drawing and as so many Mario based art projects are, this is just too awesome for words; so why not take a minute or 3 and check out this lapse of the project? ↬ Business Insider ᔥ YouTube

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service Unveiled as Next Mission in 007 Legends

by Drew Robbinson June 29, 2012
The work of a secret agent is never truly done, a statement that is even more accurate when used in describing the life and times of James Bond. In 007 Legends, work previously thought to be done returns in the form of stages made in tribute to six of the character’s greatest adventures. Activision made […]

GotGame Radio Daily: 6.29.12 – Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Mafia 2

by Steve Masterson June 29, 2012
Looking for a new Sci-fi game to play? I think I got the perfect game for you…it’s called Deus Ex: Human Revolution. In this episode of GotGame Radio, I also talk about another great game called Mafia 2. Stay tuned to hear more. Official trailers below:

Buzzwords (June 29)

by Drew Robbinson June 29, 2012
We live in a time of excess and instant gratification, but, above all else, we live in a time of buzzwords. Buzzwords control the landscape of the world; politics, sports, and, of course, video games are all manipulated by these simple words and phrases. As a result of their power, Buzzwords must be embraced. This […]

Clash of Heroes Coming to iOS and Android

by Adam Larckon June 29, 2012
Capy Games has announced that Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes will be getting ported to iOS and Android. The port is not being handled by Capy, but instead by Tag Games. It will feature the HD art from the XBLA/PSN title, and will accommodate the devices by adding touch controls. No release date has […]

Radical Entertainment Facing Massive Layoffs

by Adam Larckon June 29, 2012
Another studio is in jeopardy of closing. Radical Entertainment, the creator of the Prototype franchise, was hit with “significant” layoffs, according to Activision. “[We] have made a difficult conclusion through the consultation process that the only remaining option is a significant reduction in staff. Approximately 89 employees or less than 1.5% of our global workforce […]

Nuketown Reportedly Returning in Black Ops 2

by Adam Larckon June 29, 2012
GameStop and GAME may have revealed a pre-order map for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2. The image above, sent to MP1st, shows that Nuketown may be coming back as Nuketown 2025. It shows the map will be a pre-order bonus. Nuketown was one of the better received maps in the original Black Ops. Do […]

Art of Blizzard Book Coming Soon

by Adam Larckon June 29, 2012
Blizzard Entertainment has announced The Art of Blizzard book. The book features over 700 pieces of art used in all the Blizzard titles, including some that never got published. It also features commentary from Blizzard’s Vice President of Art and Cinematic Development Nick Carpenter, Senior Art Director Sam Didier, and Senior Story VP Chris Metzen. […]

MercurySteam Wants to Move to Contra

by Adam Larckon June 29, 2012
If MercurySteam has anything to say about it, Mirror of Fate and Lords of Shadow 2 will be their last entries in the Castlevania universe. Konami EU head of development Dave Cox told VG247, that he doesn’t want to be known as “Mr. Castlevania” and wants to “go out with a bang and leave that […]

Why Strike Force Will Revive the Campaign in COD: Black Ops 2

by Josh Boykinon June 29, 2012
When I used to work at a GameStop people would ask me which game was better between Battlefield 3 and Modern Warfare 3. I’d tell them that if they were interested in multiplayer than it was a toss-up based on how you wanted to play, but if you were looking for campaign then they had […]