I’m sure many of you are like me and have been insanely busy these last few weeks as summer wound down and school started back. Whether you have kids in school, are in school yourself or have a job that has anything to do with school, you’ve been busy. My job keeps me busy working with the local schools during the first few weeks on top of being in school myself. As such, my console/PC gaming time has dropped to a near extinct level, and yours may have too. But have no fear, I bring you glad tidings inRead More
So this week I’m having to improvise just a bit since I wasn’t able to get a copy of the game I wanted to review…The Amazing Spider-Man. After seeing the movie last week, and loving it, I really wanted to check out Spidey’s new console endeavor, however, that big red square thing that dispenses games and movies at the local Wal-Mart did not carry the game for PS3 and there was NO WAY I was picking it up for the Wii. So I had to come up with a new idea. But as I tried to think of something toRead More
It’s been almost a year and 4 months since DC debuted its Massively Multiplayer game, DC Universe Online, on PS3 Microsoft Online. Now, when times are is at its peak for Marvel and its respective departments, Marvel is about to release Marvel Heroes MMO. News are out on Marvel.com, the details are being given out by a leading game developer/publisher/operator for mmo games Gazillion Entertainment and designed by Secret Identity Studios. Written by Brian Michael Bendis, author of ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN, NEW AENGERS, SECRET INVASION and countless other successes, “Marvel Heroes” is inspired by some of the most popular tales and events in Marvel Comics history.Read More
Hey video game fans, residents of New York, and comic book geeks, everyone doing alright? Want another break from work and spend some time brushing on your button-mashing skills? Well, Midtown Comics and Mashfet NYC is having another of their mashfests. This time around, it’s Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. Plus a side tournament on Marvel vs. Capcom 2. You even get free comics for just going to the event, the catch is first come first served. So, Button-Mashing, Free Comics, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, And Drinks! Who doesn’t want to go now? The event will be in VillageRead More
Well, THQ’s version is dead (thank God for that) but now it appears that Ubisoft has some plans for the greatest Marvel movie ever made! Can you tell by my blatant opinion that I REALLY liked the movie? Do readers care about the writers opinion? Hell no! But I don’t care! I was spider maning all over the theater! Back to business, seeing as how Marvel and Ubisoft have registered the domain, avengersbattleforearth.com, Ubisoft announced plans are underway for a post movie premiere release. Whats more is that the game may only be released for the Wii and Kinect. This isRead More
We now have the skinny on Max Payne 3: After the Fall. The first thing you’ll want to know is that you can currently check out the first issue on Rockstar’s website. The digital comic was made available over the weekend just in time for Free Comic Book Day. Written by Dan Houser(writer of the Grand Theft Auto series and Red Dead Redemption) and Sam Lake(who wrote the first two games), with these guys running the show, you’re sure to have the same noir feeling as the video games themselves. Plus it adds more depth into Max and gives him soRead More
A new mode will be added to the upcoming game Ultimate Marvel versus Capcom 3 and will be available as a DLC when the game is released. This mode, called “Heroes and Heralds”, will be a separate campaign where the player decides the fate of the world by choosing their faction and working off a built team of heroes or villains to go through the story line. The game mode allows for character customization and growth which adds that RPG element not too often seen in fighting games.
Information has recently hit the web that initially Capcom was to release Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 as a dlc expansion. As of now UMvC3 is still set to be a that full priced game. Recent comments have been circulating around Google+ stating that Activision is critically bashed for their dlc being priced so high($15). But, it pales in comparison to Capcom releasing an entire new game when they could just release a dlc add-on. Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 will feature, 12 new characters, 8 new stages, and other small tweets to the game.
Yesterday Activision and Marvel announced the newest Spider Man game in the works: Spider Man: Edge of Time. In this new venture you will playing as both Amazing Spider Man and corrupt 2099 Spider Man in an interconnected story line. Players decisions in one universe can drastically change the events in the counter universe. Basically if you fuck up as Spider Man 2099 your going to mess with the events of Amazing Spider Man. The game is set to release Fall 2011, you can check out the Facebook page here.
At GameVain we don’t tend to enjoy reviewing games so we will link you guys to a hole shit load of other review sites. GameSpy: 3.5/5 IGN: 8.5/10 Joystiq: 5/5 Gamespot: 8.5/10 So the consensus is that this game is pretty “Good” so if your into arcade fighters and you love Marvel and Capcom characters this is the game for you!
Mad Catz is releasing a limited edition Marvel Vs Capcom 3 Fightstick to beat some ass with. The Fightstick will be priced at $159.99 and only 5000 units will be made. Its going to be released on February 15 online. You can grab one at Mat Catz online. Word of Advice: Seriously get two of these and give one to your grandma and just beat her over and over. Its amazing to say SUCK IT GRANDMA I WIN AGAIN!….you then say…JUST CAUSE YOU KICK MY ASS IN MONOPOLY BITCH DOESN’T MEAN YOUR GOOD AT EVERY GAME. (thxkotaku) Check out aRead More
Capcom just “leaked” their own achievement list for Marvel Vs Capcom 3, anyway if you want to check them out the list is here. All images look very homosexual…no offense. (thxdes)