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Why UFC Undisputed and EA Sports MMA need each other to succeed

August 24, 2010

With the world of MMA branching out to many aspects of pop culture, the UFC Undisputed series of video games has planted the flag for MMA in the video game culture. While there have been previous MMA games including the UFC and Pride fighting organizations, UFC Undisputed was both a critical and sales darling.

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Another year of Madden, another year of no competition.

August 20, 2010

It’s that time of the year sports game fans, the annual release of football’s Madden. The release of Madden is always a joyous occasion for football fans and gamers. However, with each release of Madden I can’t help but think that the series is just spinning its wheels with each new release. I have nothing [...]

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New Vegas: Are you Hardcore Enough?

July 28, 2010

Alright, I’ll come out with it. I’m a huge Fallout fan. I was unfortunate enough not to get started with the franchise until 3, but that was good enough to hook me totally and fully into the post-apocalyptic world. Now, I leave behind my well loved sniper rifle in the D.C. ruins in the capital [...]

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Kinect Konfusion

July 8, 2010

KINECT KONFUSION Firstliest of all, yes. That is the intended spelling for the device. And stop calling it the “KINE-ect”, for though that may be phonetically correct, it is improper. “KIN-ect” is its God-given name.

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E3 Wrap-Up Part 3: The Final Chapter

July 1, 2010

That’s a picture of Method Man heading back to his dresser after the show, high out of his mind. And who is that behind him? Redman, you say? No, not even close. That’s Rasheed Wallace from the Celtics.  His teammates were across the street at the Staple Center practicing basketball. And why were they practicing, [...]

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E3 Wrap-Up: A Journey in Pictures Part 1

June 29, 2010

When I started playing video games I was just a wee lad, no bigger than the boy racing next to me in the picture above (totally destroyed him, by the way). Anyways, the reason I included this picture as my headliner as opposed to say one with Microsoft’s Kinect, or Sony’s Move, is because I [...]

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Twisted Metal: The madness returns on the PS3

June 18, 2010

One of the most beloved games of the 1990′s has (officially) announced its return. The Twisted Metal franchise, a Sony staple since 1995, has been one of the key missing faces from the Playstation 3 format. Rumors have been in circulation for months, especially after gamers discovered hidden teasers in Twisted Metal: Head On. Now, [...]

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LittleBigPlanet 2: Not So Small World, After All

May 16, 2010

Creating your own simulated game has never been easier or more adorable than in LittleBigPlanet 2.  The original game started out with fifty levels, but fueled by the creativity of the users, LittleBigPlanet 2 will be backwards compatible with over 2 million levels.

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In the Incubator: Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is Coming!

May 10, 2010

Everyone knows that feeling where you’ve seen the commercial or trailer for a video game and gone totally bananas at how awesome it looked. Months later, the game is released, and you’ve come to find that when you wasted $60 on subpar visuals and recycled gameplay, most of that footage might have been taken from [...]

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Pokemon White and Black Announced

May 6, 2010

Nintendo just recently announced the next generation of Pokemon games for Nintendo DS. Technically this is now the fifth generation. For those of you not keeping up, before White/Black even gets released we currently have 493 Pokemon as it is.

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