News and Reviews

Drinkspiration: Absolut iPhone App

· News

Today we are featuring some technologies that bring our drinking experience to the next level… but, please drink responsibly*. Absolut launched its new iPhone app Drinkspiration leveraging GPS use and integrating Twitter and Facebook. The Absolut application recommends the right drink depending on the user’s mood, the day of the day, the liquor type, the drink […]

PC | Petroglyph carving out MMORTS

· News, PC

Star Wars: Empire at War developer teams with Trion World on yet to be detailed massively multiplayer online strategy title.

Aside from being formed by Westwood Studios veterans, Petroglyph is perhaps best known for its work on real-time strategy title Star Wars: Empire at War, released to rave reviews in 2006. As such, it was […]

PSP | 16GB PSP Go revealed early, new PSP MGS confirmed?

· News, PSP

[UPDATE] PrE3 2009: Leaked video from next month’s Qore reveals SCEA’s John Koller touting Mylo-style sliding screen handheld with no second thumbstick, built-in flash memory; Gran Turismo Mobile to be re-announced at E3? Higher-quality images inside.

Though Sony’s E3 Press Conference isn’t until 11:00 a.m. on June 2, one of its centerpieces appears to […]

PC | signal of Juarez: Bound in Blood Updated Hands-On

· PC

We strap on our cowboy boots for a final look at Techland’s gritty Wild West shooter.

Fans of films like The Good, the poor and the Ugly and A Fistful of Dollars will know that the Wild West was a godforsaken place, full of burlesque houses, high-noon shoot-outs, and whisky–served in a dirty glass, of […]

Stay Connected with a Sony Ericsson MD400g

· Tech

Rogers is back with yet another device for those who want to remain connected at all times without having to look out for Wi-Fi signs, thanks to the Sony Ericsson MD400g which will come in a variety of plans. You can pick it up for nothing whether you decide to stick to a 3 and […]

Fight Night Round 4 – Review Next Week

· 360

I’m sorry that we haven’t been able to bring you a full review of Fight Night Round 4 that week, but considering of some kind of mix-up at EA we didn’t receive final copies of the game until late on Tuesday–several days after we first spotted other reviewers playing online. I’ve sunk possibly a dozen […]

The Sims 3 World Adventures Impressions

· News, PC

We get the first look at that massive expansion for The Sims 3.

The Sims 3 was released earlier that year and it added new depth to the pastime of controlling the lives of little computer public as they lived, loved, aspired to lofty ambitions, and got into hilarious catfights. The first expansion for the […]

Madden NFL 10: Rookie Ratings and Screens

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I just got back from Radio City Music Hall, where I sat through the first and (part of the) second round of the 2009 NFL Draft. All day, EA Sports has been broadcasting its own Madden Draft live show, detailing the incoming class of Madden rookies, revealing their ratings, and showing off the first screenshots […]

Burnout Paradise: Hands-On With Big Surf Island DLC

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The glut of downloadable subject matter continues with Burnout Paradise . Hot on the heels of last month’s Cops and Robbers release, Criterion Games has unveiled its latest DLC pack: Big Surf Island. Due for release later that summer, Big Surf Island is a brand-new chunk of real estate for you to zip around like […]

Maximum PSP Go Processor 44% Faster Than The PSP

· News

We knew that the PSP Go was faster than the PSP-3000, but “by how much” was still a subject of speculation. It is not anymore as an FCC filing makes the PSP Go speed official. With a 480Mhz frequency, it is 44% faster than the previous 333Mhz PSP chip.
At first, most developers will form […]