Game Releases Fall 2011 – September

2011 has been a big year for major game releases. I’ve already felt somewhat overwhelmed trying to keep current on all the latest stuff. Let’s go over a short list of games so far this year. Little Big Planet 2, Dead Space 2, Marvel vs Capcom 3, Killzone 3, Dragon

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Mass Effect 3 Collector’s Edition Pre-Order Package

Mass Effect 3 N7 Collector’s Edition Just like they did with ME2 there will be a N7 collectors edition for Mass Effect 3 and it comes with some pretty cool stuff.  Mass Effect 2 got a similar treatment plus a connection to the “Cerberus Network” which served as the DLC

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E3 Winners and Losers

Every year the question after E3 is who won?  Sometimes its clear-cut, other times things are simply divided by fanboy (and/or girl) lines.  “Insert Console Company” kick “Insert other Console Company’s ass this year.  Oh, and Nintendo is for kids! “Console Company” is for “insert favorite ethnic or homophobic slur”.

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Hitman Absolution Debut Trailer – 47 is Back

The best thing about E3 isn’t about console wars pr which developer is better, it’s about finally getting a good look at new I.P.s and the continuation franchises that you had hoped or heard were making a return. I have always thoroughly enjoyed the Hitman series. Though the last few

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Nintendo E3 2011 Breakdown – Wii U

Wii U Console Announced We’ll get to the software and such later.  What everyone wants to talk about and possibly at least part of what they were expecting came to pass during Nintendo’s morning press conference.  Nintendo announced their new controller… I mean new system.  The Wii U.  I joke

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Xbox 360 E3 2011 Press Conference Thoughts

Microsoft E3 2011 I guess MS doesn’t hold press conferences, they hold “Global Media Briefings” 😛 Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 Demo Opens straight with Modern Warfare 3 footage, which is actually pretty cool. Underwater incursion into a sub-marine. After surfacing it looks like we are in the U.S.,

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Sony E3 2011 Press Conference Breakdown

I want to start off first by discussing some system specific topics.  I cover PS3 and PC almost exclusively.  I admit some ill-will towards Microsoft as a company.  I think their customer support and most obviously with the Xbox 360, their quality control is awful.  I also find their flagship

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Ubisoft E3 2011 Press Conference Breakdown

Ubisoft Games – E3 2011 Ubi celebrating their 25th anniversary at this E3, founding in 1986. Feed Trouble Looks like there was some feed trouble on both IGN and Gamespot.  Gamespot now states that due to a limited Internet connection only archives will be available.  Nice!  I ended switching over

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EA E3 2011 Press Conference Breakdown

E3 2011 – EA Origin For those that don’t know or don’t remember. Origin Systems was the creator of the Wing Commander, Crusader and Ultima brands.  EA bought them out in the late 90s and shut the doors in about 2005.  It appears that they are going to put to

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