About a week ago Jack Thompson not only told gamers to “go to hell”, but also claimed the recently released Medal of Honor game could be used by “America’s enemies” as training simulators, teaching them how to kill Americans. I wasn’t the only one who thought this was absolutely ludicruous. Yet there’s more to this than meets the eye.
More stuff from Marvel out of this year’s New York Comic Con. Captain America: Super Soldier was announced a few weeks back, and the first gameplay footage has already hit the web. Obviously the game is being made to cash in on the fame the upcoming movie’s going to have, but the developers are promising a stand-alone story with Captain America. The footage, as well as my thoughts on it, [...]
Harmonix and MTV announced that the total of all the on-disc and downloadable songs have surpassed 2,000 songs! Jimi Hendrix’s “Are You Experienced?” had the honor of pushing game’s library over the landmark. The press release states that players have downloaded over 75 million tracks from the Rock Band Store and the Rock Band Network. Freakin’ amazing. Kudos, Harmonix! You’re a force in the industry and there’s no stopping you!
A while ago Jack Thompson was disbarred, ridding the world of video games of his villainy for a while. And we saw that it was good. As it turns out, you can’t keep a proper asshole down, meaning ol’Jack is on the warpath again. His target this time: Medal of Honor. After EA decided to remove all references to the Taliban and change it to “Opposing Forces”, Jack claimed he [...]
Double Fine is ready to pump out their upcoming downloadable title Costume Quest before Halloween, so you can get in on the in-disguise action a little early before you run rampant with your friends demanding candy. October 20th is the date when we’ll let Double Fine transform our little game dudes into mighty hulking warriors based on their costumes. 1200 MSP/$14.99 might seem a bit pricey, but Double Fine aren’t [...]