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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