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Sony Europe announced today that its PlayStation Blog format has been localized for German- and Italian-speaking audiences. The two new sites will likely translate much of the content found on the English site, with extra posts that will be specific for the region covered. For Italiano -- blo...

September 22nd 2009 at 6:55pm 0 Comments
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This show is a doozy, folks. Not only do we go through the normal motions -- news, games, fanmail, etc -- but we do it all while having fun with our new soundboard. And, before all is said and done, we cap the show off with an announcement that will change the show forever. We don't want to overs...

September 21st 2009 at 4:25pm 0 Comments
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Apple's pretty famous for using subscription accounting for the iPhone and Apple TV as a way to bend the rules and offer free software updates after purchase -- basically, instead of putting all the money from the sale on the books at once, the company's accountants spread the revenue out over two y...

September 14th 2009 at 6:58pm 0 Comments
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It's been a long time since we chatted with the folk at Rooster Teeth (almost 100 episodes!). With Red vs Blue still going strong and a new Halo 3: ODST ad campaign underway, we figured it was time to go at it again. We also talk about Sonic and the fools that keep crawling back to him, only to wat...

September 14th 2009 at 6:15pm 0 Comments
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Sure, the biggest mystery around the new iPod touch is the omission of the heavily-rumored camera, like the one found on the new iPod nano. However, there is some speculation and wondering in what is actually at the heart of the new iPod touch. As you may know, all devices that run iPhone OS are p...

September 14th 2009 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Friendly reminder for Scribble-natics in the tri-state region: the Nintendo World store will begin selling Scribblenauts today at 11AM as part of a special early launch. For those who don't want to wait until their retailer of choice gets the game sometime this week, now is the time to get on the L...

September 13th 2009 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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You might have heard the news yesterday that Warner Bros. has shaken up DC to better do battle with the now Disney-owned Marvel. Part of that strategy, according to the L.A. Times, is making better use of its IP in licensed properties like video games. While the move is definitely Marvel-inspired,...

September 10th 2009 at 9:15am 0 Comments

Here it is, the last Joystiq vs. PAX 2009 video. We decided to roll up the footage from our third and fourth days in Seattle into one mongo video, which we've kindly embedded above. Marvel as we watch Omeganauts throw down in Halo 3: ODST, enjoy some marketing materials, head over to the Resident E...

September 8th 2009 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Left (click) 4 Large Okay so, technically, we only got our hands on a digital katana, but it was just as awesome. More awesome, in fact, because wielding a real katana against a real zombie isn't so much fun as it is terrifying. But more on that later, this preview needs a setup. We got a chance to...

September 8th 2009 at 3:00pm 0 Comments

Welcome to Joystiq vs PAX '09: Day 2. Today, we fuel up on delicious DIY waffles, tour the show floor and stand in really long lines. Take a look at what Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, Blizzard and more have to offer at PAX. Also, witness our hotel's elevator or, as we have dubbed it, the creaking box o...

September 5th 2009 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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Triazzle [iTunes link] is a fun, quick game for you puzzlers out there. It's a casual thing, but with beautiful graphics and sound and a nice replay factor. David reviewed it here. Now you can win one of 3 promo codes and get Triazzle for free! Just follow the directions below. Open to legal...

September 4th 2009 at 4:30pm 0 Comments