Archive for the ‘Misc Gaming’ Category

Duke Nukem Forever…IN PRODUCTION?!

Duke Nukem Forever…IN PRODUCTION?!

From Slashdot An anonymous reader writes “Like that fungus under your keyboard, Duke Nukem Forever never really seems to go away. Well in the latest installment in unsubstantiated DNF rumors it appears that the game is finally in production. Via Joystiq “everyone’s favorite vaporware is “in full production” according to George Broussard, co-founder of 3D […]

Super Mario War

Super Mario War

Dunno how old this is, but I didn’t know about it anyway.. Super Mario War is a party game for one (which isn’t much of a party) to four players, which is somewhat reminiscent of the original Mario Bros. arcade game, except the only enemies are the other Marios, controlled by other players or the […]

Home Video Arcade Machines

Home Video Arcade Machines

Chinese manufacturer and marketer Big Electronic Games Limited is soon to start selling 62-inch high authentic, stand-up arcade machines (and tabletop ones too) with a Midway license. The available games include Defender I + II, Joust, Rootbeer Tapper and eight other games. The arcade machine itself has a built in color monitor. Additional A/V inputs […]

iDoom for iPod

iDoom for iPod

That’s not a joke, some team has ported original DOOM to the iPod. Currently iDoom works on the following iPods: iPod 1G (scroll wheel) iPod 2G (touch wheel) iPod 3G (disorientated keys) iPod 4G (click wheel) iPod Photo iPod Color iPod Mini (both versions) iPod nano For more info, screens, etc, etc. Check out the […]

EA releases Ultima Online survey.

EA releases Ultima Online survey.

A few days ago EA e-mailed everyone on the Ultima Online mailing list this survey. In the survey they ask if you still play or ever did play UO, and if you quit, why? Among the choices are “I don’t like UO:AoS”, “I don’t like how UO is item-based now as opposed to skill based”, […]

Captain Jack, dead at 43

Captain Jack, dead at 43

Cuban-born dance music artist Franky Gee, better-known to his European fans as “Captain Jack,” has died of a brain haemorrhage while in Spain, German media reported on Saturday. He was 43. In a 10-year career that began in 1995, the former U.S. soldier and one-time German stock broker sold more than 7 million albums and […]

Erotic MMORPG

Erotic MMORPG

Republik Games is still about six months from launching Spend the Night, but the battery-assisted buzz has already begun. Spend the Night is an adults-only social game designed to provide men and women with an online environment in which to act out their keyboard-fouling fantasies. http://www.joystiq.com/entry/1234000827062034/

ESA to sue Michigan

ESA to sue Michigan

The governor of Michigan, democrat Jennifer Granholm, has signed into law 4 bills this week to prohibit the sales of violent and sexually graphic video games to minors. The president of the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), Douglas Lowenstein, said that the law is unconstitutionally vague, and will thusly limit the residents’ First Amendment rights. The […]

Chrono Trigger Turns Ten

Chrono Trigger Turns Ten

Ten years ago, Chrono Trigger was released in the USA, securing it as a legend of RPGs and an extraordinary game. Now, three hundred remixes, ten years, and countless fan projects later, Chrono Trigger’s release is once more celebrated in a big, big way. While I will be posting expanded links on Chrono / remix […]

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