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Depending on how much stock you put in the rumors or in Cryptic in general, this past week's announcement of a second Dungeons & Dragons MMO -- pardon me, an "OMG" -- either rocked you back on your heels or cooled off your heels. Something to do with heels, at any rate. In a Daily Grind this p...

August 27th 2010 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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We don't know much about "Project Icarus," the still-codenamed and much-anticipated new game from Irrational Games, the Boston-based dev behind BioShock. While BioShock 2 has come and gone out of spinoff 2K Marin, and we've already gotten our hands on 2K Marin's followup, XCOM, we still don't have...

July 24th 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Talk about burying the lead -- Shufflegazine did a piece on Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Hwang during a visit to Dubai recently, in which he talks about how much he and his family love their Macs, and Apple's machines add value, and in his house it's just "Mac, Mac, Mac," and OH MY GOD, what is that SITTING...

November 10th 2009 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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No matter how many times the Mega64 guys dress as beloved video game characters and go into public, we never fail to be entertained. But their take on Metal Gear Solid 4, which debuted at the GDCAs last week, takes a turn towards the surreal and becomes something far more epic than simple spoof.We...

March 30th 2009 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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Heya Nathan. Long time no see! Looks like Uncharted 2 is REAL. Check out the frosty new setting in the teaser trailer, after the break. Then, tune into the Spike TV Video Game Awards on December 14th at 9PM to catch the full debut trailer.But wait, there's more! Game Informer's January issue will a...

December 1st 2008 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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Okay, we thought we had seen the best possible announcements out of Nintendo. Sin & Punishment 2. Punch-Out!! We were so spectacularly wrong. Buried unassumingly in Nintendo's press release about the conference is confirmation of a WiiWare release of Cave Story.If you're not familiar with Cave...

October 2nd 2008 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Shall I compare thee to a yellow sticky note? Thou art more foreboding and less indicative of closure. Rough winds do shake retail commerce before May And downtime hath all too short a date. Sometimes too excited the yellow sticky shines And often is his gold complexion dimm'd And sometimes when cr...

April 28th 2008 at 7:39am 0 Comments
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As has been widely emailed by our crack readers, the Apple Store is down as of midnight. We'd chalk this up to actual maintenance, but since it is officially Tuesday on the US East Coast, we'll give it the new-product benefit of the doubt. Some items, including Airport Express units and the Mac Mini...

March 11th 2008 at 1:00am 0 Comments