Archive for July 2nd, 2012

China Promoting Illegal Diablo III Server Emulator Hack

by John Curryon July 2, 2012
Famed hacker group Skidrow has announced that they have created a server emulator that allows Diablo III to be played without being online by hacking the game to believe it is connected to the Blizzard servers.  For those of you who are not aware, every game that comes through China goes through a rigorous censorship […]

GotGame Radio Daily: 7.2.12 – Nintendo 3DS XL and Skyrim: Dawnguard DLC

by Steve Masterson July 2, 2012
Did you hear about the announcement of the Nintendo 3DS XL? Yup, it’s way bigger than the original but it won’t be coming with that extra analog stick some of you wanted but hey…its has two huge screens. In this episode of GotGame Radio, I also talk about the Dawnguard DLC for The Elder Scrolls: […]

The 2012 E3 Epic Win Awards (Part 3)

by Ryan Bateson July 2, 2012
And after a bit of a weekend break it’s time for Part 3 of the 2012 E3 Epic Win Awards! While Parts 1 and 2 explored some of the more aspects of the show itself, it’s time to get to the heart of the matter: the games! These categories took the best of each genre […]

Indie Royale Release Summer Bundle of Eight Indie Games

by Sean Garmeron July 2, 2012
The Indie Royale game bundle site features eight independent games available at a “bargain.” Here is how the Indie Royale bundles work: the more people that buy the bundle, the more the price increases, unless people begin paying more than the minimum cost, which drops the price for everyone else. Here are descriptions and trailers […]

Gaming’s WTF Moments – Super Mario Bros. Minus World

by Ramon Arandaon July 2, 2012
Hello gang, your senior editor at GotGame here, and I’m introducing a brand new column called, you guessed it, “Gaming’s WTF Moments”. In this new column, I will be discussing moments in gaming, whether they were within a game, as part of an industry event, that made me go “WTF?!”. I should point out that […]

Teaser Site Props Up for New Smash Bros. Game

by Ramon Arandaon July 2, 2012
There appears to be a Super Smash Bros. teaser site as part of the Japanese Namco Bandai website that will apparently reveal something in three days. The above image, taken from the site, shows some real-world areas and items, which raises some interesting questions about what they could possibly mean, if anything. You can also […]

Apple Ponies Up Cash to Get the iPad Back Into Stores in China

by Ramon Arandaon July 2, 2012
According to, Apple has forked over $60 million to a company called Proview Technology, for the rights to sell the iPad once again in China. Now why would Apple have to do that when the iPad had already been on store shelves, you ask? As it turns out, this nearly bankrupt company had previously […]

Batman Sale On Amazon

by Andrew Kenton July 2, 2012
Starting today Amazon is holding a “Become Batman” sale with a lot of current Batman titles you might be interested in. Not only do they  have Arkham City and Arkham Asylum on sale, but the recently released Lego Batman 2 and even Arkham City GOTY. There is also Batman: The Brave and the Bold along […]

SEGA Returns to the Stage of History with Total War: Rome II

by Drew Robbinson July 2, 2012
Despite much success in film and other industries, Roman history is a territory not often explored in the realm of video games. There have been moments, though, in which that particular stage of history has been the focal point of an intellectual property, chief among these moments being Total War: Rome, a strategy game developed […]

Assassin’s Creed 3 Gets Limited Edition

by Adam Larckon July 2, 2012
We already knew this was coming, but Ubisoft has officially announced the Assassin’s Creed 3 limited edition today. The edition, costing $119.99, will come with a 24″x48″ colonial American flag inspired by the game. In addition, there will be a 9.44″ station of Connor, seen above. Also in the edition is a metal belt buckle. […]

Worms Revolution Adds More Water

by Adam Larckon July 2, 2012
The newest trailer for Worms Revolution may start off as a series recap, but it quickly gives some teases of new weapons. The newest weapons shown are water-based, letting you push enemies around or throw water grenades. It looks like at least that type of water won’t be instant death, as a drain was placed […]