This pseudo-sequel to the Wii exclusive “Sonic & The Secret Rings”, sends our beloved blue hedgehog into the lands of Arthurian legends, equiping him with a sword at the same time. Sonic runs and slashes his way through castles and wide opens fields, images of which The Gaming Vault is proud to bring you, after the cut.
Gamespot executive marketing VP, Tony Bartel has revealed to Gamespot that the retail giant has a “full week’s supply of Wiis” in store. “We actually have slightly over a week’s suppoly of Wiis, which is great,” he said. “We haven’t been there since the launch, and so we’re excited about being there.” So this is good news for all you Americans out there who are just dying for a Wii.
The long lamented beauty that was the Dreamcast console was born into this cruel console world 10 years ago to the day. Though its life was short lived, it is cherished in the hearts of many longer-living core gamers. Sega’s final foray into the hardware market before it went the software-only route, the Dreamcast was released in Japan on November 27, 1998; it wouldn’t take almost a year for the [...]
Say what you will of Jack Thompson, at least he always pays his bills. And he sure will do his damndest to let you know about it, too. To recap, the attorney, notorious for his anti-gaming campaign, was disbarred permanently and ordered to reimburse the courts the legal fees that was used to prosecute him. This totalled up to $43,675.35 US dollars although it was recently reduced to $42,525.27 by [...]
Despite giving no reason other than citing it being a precedent in a related case, Judge Jack Easton has banned two teens, 14 and 16, from owning or playing video games without parental permission. This sentence came down with sentences of probation and community service, because the Camrose teens stood by while their peers trapped a cat inside a microwave and burned it to death. Even though the teens admitted [...]
The Nintendo Wii has taken a lot of flack lately, mostly by way of comments on Gametrailers, due to first-party “core” titles like Mario Kart Wii and Super Smash Bros. BRAWL being few and far between. But according to Nintendo marketing exec VP Cammie Dunaway, 2009 will have the core gamer “stand up and pay attention” to the Wii. One of these reasons is Sega’s upcoming blood bath; MadWorld. “Certainly, [...]
Prince of Persia producer Ben Mattes, in an interview with N4G.com, firmly states there is no Wii version of the new PoP series in the works. “The Wii version is non-existent,” said Mattes. “It’s just not a platform that we developed this game for.” Ubisoft already has a solid DS development team, so a portable version of Prince of Persia made more sense: “We knew we could do justice to [...]
A few weeks ago, The Gaming Vault reported on a mysterious countdown on Square Enix’ websites, under the moniker “Bahamut”. We even brought in a gigantic concept art image illustrating the game. Now, The Gaming Vault brings you the Japanese Debut Trailer for the upcoming DS title, Blood of Bahamut, a trailer which brings to mind a familiar game where you climb gigantic monsters. The trailer can be found after [...]