With the release of their Tomb Raider reboot looming large (it went gold last week ahead of its release next month) Square-Enix have today released an over eleven-minute gameplay trailer for the game showing off the combat tactics that Lara can use as well as an impressive array of firearms that the titular heroine has at her disposal. Its set against the backdrop of an escape from monastery and it goes without […]

VaultCast? What the hell is that?? Let me share the knowledge. The SML VaultCast is a podcast that I have started up with my friends Tim Robinson and Jason “Boge” Bogert. It will be a weekly release with unique themes and general fun times for all. The SML stands for Small, Medium, and Large, because when you place Tim, Boge, and myself next to each other, those are our sizes. […]

Following on from its initial announcement and to build up anticipation for the April release of Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, Capcom have just released a ‘Monster Play’ trailer for the game; showing off some of the new baddies you’re going to find yourself bumping into. Find it after the cut.

Oh hey, that rhymes!  A bit. Anyhow ignore my idle prattle; the real news here is that Square-Enix created a web domain registration on the 7th of Febraury for a game/thing called “War of Nosgoth“. Nosgoth, as those of you who have been keeping up with the franchise will know, is in fact the world in which the Legacy of Kain franchise is set.  You can see the domain listing here; […]

As my area braces for the historically catastrophic blizzard targeting the north east, I sit here at my computer typing up my last will and testament and a post about the upcoming Rock Band DLC before my area gets decimated by the 4-6″ of snow my area is predicted to receive. Thankfully, to ease my mind of the nearly half foot of snow on the way to my unsuspecting and […]

Oh hell yeah! Retro arcade action is where it’s at in my eyes and we’re about to get another nice dosage of it starting on February 19th for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network and going through April! Capcom Arcade Cabinet takes a handful of Capcom arcade classics from the 1980′s and updates them with online play, achievements & trophies, leaderboards, and unlockables! The games will release in packs of three […]

Do you need more on-demand content? Why not, right? In addition to Amazon Instant, Hulu and Netflix, Microsoft has just signed a deal to bring Redbox Instant to the Xbox LIVE service. Currently in public beta, Redbox Instant is modeled similarly to Netflix’s service offering on-demand streaming and physical rentals as well. For $8 a month for DVDs or $9 a month for Blu-Rays, you’ll snag yourself unlimited streaming and […]

Categories: 360, News, Xbox 360 News

Wii U exclusive and possible killer-app for the platform, Rayman Legends, is now confirmed to be heading towards 360 and PS3 platforms this September. According to a statement sent to gaming website VG247, Ubisoft not only confirmed that the game would hit the Sony and Microsoft consoles sometime this September, but also that the team behind those versions are the same team who have been working on the Wii U […]

Categories: 360, News, PS3, PS3 News, Xbox 360 News

Can I just exaggerate for a second here and say that Conan O’Brien is perfect? His flawlessly crafted coiffure, impeccable sense of humor, his magnificent magnitude, and his incredible tenacity and survivability. Conan has previously spent time with such popular titles as The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Resident Evil 6 and Hitman: Absolution, but this time he actually comes face-to-monitor with a game he personally had a hand in, Halo […]

The house that built Street Fighter, Capcom, has stuck up a poll asking gaming folk who their favourite brawlers are from their evergreen fighting franchise. There is a point to all this though, as the scrawl which accompanies the poll says that your feedback will “Will help with future games, marketing, and licensing opportunities so please be honest in your answers.” So if you really don’t want Blanka using his electricity attack to […]