I don´t think any explanation is needed! Though I will quickly state that chiptune or 8bit is music that is created by using what most would consider vintage consoles (gameboy,commodore64, etc) 8bit audio chips to make music. They may include samples of other types of music as well. I hope you will enjoy these tunes while you slave away at work and I relax at home.
These are characters I feel are stupidly useless or annoying, which may be worse. Most games have something redeeming but we´ve all played games that featured buzz kill personalities that ruin the experience. Here are my top ten shittiest characters.
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. today announced that Diablo® III, the highly anticipated next chapter in its award-winning action—role-playing-game series, is now available in retail stores throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, South Korea, Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and the regions of Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau. Gamers in the regions above as well as in Mexico, Argentina, Chile, and Brazil are also able to purchase Diablo III digitally via the game’s official website (http://www.diablo3.com). More here.
Ken Levine, game designer of BioShock, tried to excuse himself by saying, I won’t kid you: BioShock Infinite is a very big game, and we’re doing things that no one has ever done in a first-person shooter. We had a similar experience with the original BioShock, which was delayed several months as our original ship date drew near. Why? Because the Big Daddies weren’t the Big Daddies you’ve since come to know and love. Because Andrew Ryan’s golf club didn’t have exactly the right swing. Because Rapture needed one more coat of grimy Art Deco. The controversial game, which willRead More
The game which was to have rivaled Blizzard’s World of Warcraft has recently seen a substancial drop in subscribers according to EA. From 1.7 million to 1.3 million. Although EA, which is a US-based company, stated that these figures were going along their projected goals, their shares also fell around 10% in “after hours trading”. (TYBBC)
XSEED has recently announced plans to publish Ragnarok Odyssey for North American audiences via their Vitas. This RPG was recently released in February to Japanese audiences, and was given the Famitsu Gold Award, though it is unknown when this game will be released here in North America. Press Release below. XSEED Games to Publish Ragnarok Odyssey on PlayStation®Vita system in North America Top-selling PS Vita system Game from Lunar Series Creators Set for Release this Year Torrance, Calif., (May 4, 2012) – XSEED Games, an independent-minded publisher, today announced that it will release the popular action RPG title Ragnarok OdysseyRead More
New video from Dorkly.
An update for the English Kinect is now available for the Xbox 360. A complete list of the voice commands can be found at this link. If you’re waiting on the French, German, Italian and Spanish versions; you’re going to have to wait a little bit longer as they are all in final testing. Video below. (ty BethBlog)
Jump below to watch the debut trailer for Dishonored, by Skyrim creator Bethesda and Arkane Studios. In Dishonored you are a supernatural assassin who has been framed for the murder of the Empress, who you once used to protect. In this neo-victorian game you will be able to destroy your enemy by use of weapons, supernatural abilities and strange gadgets in the Steam punk inspired city of Dunwall. (TYBethedsa)
This week in Boston, MA, PAX East starts. The Stream will be embedded on Capcom Unity’s site, but can also be viewable their Twitch TV channel. There will also be a live chat, below are the times. Subtract three hours if you’re in the Pacific time zone. Friday, 4/6 10:30-11:00 – Introduction, video tour of Capcom booth. 11:00-1:00 – SFxT Tournament featuring Vince 1:00-2:00 – DMC3 stream (in HD) 2:00-3:00 – Dragon’s Dogma/REORC/WGS Stage Demos 3:00-5:00 – SFxT Stage Tournament featuring Vince 5:30-6:00 – Interview with Adam Boyes, Producer of World Gone Sour Saturday, 4/7 10:30-11:00 – Introduction 11:00-12:00 –Read More
The awesome Fallout 3 and Oblivion double pack is now available for North Americans on Xbox 360 ($29.99) and PC ($19.99). Go get it! (TYBethblog)
Mass Effect fans are, obviously, pissed about the way the third game ended though have decided to send sweets to show how angry they are. 402 cupcakes to be exact. Fans have decided to send cupcakes to Bioware worth over $1000. “This is our way, as fans, to drive our message home, but in a (literally) sweet way,” explains the protest’s page: “In this case, the cake is NOT a lie!” The cakes are going to be colored red, green or blue, and frosted with the letters A, B or C in order to explain that the choices “between threeRead More