Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – The First Screenshot

It takes a village… The first screenshot for Bethesda’s ‘The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’ appeared today on the Game Informer website.  If this look holds true to the final product, what a rich world we will be able to visit! … Continue reading

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Drop Some Coin: OutRun Online Arcade and Dragon Age II

My 360 game collection continues to grow. Back in November I posted my desire to purchase OutRun Online Arcade from the Xbox LIVE Marketplace before its licensing agreement runs out late this year.  Fortunately it became available for half-cost just … Continue reading

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Tom Clancy’s MIA: Where Have All My Shooters Gone?

Ghost Recon has gone ghost…Rainbow Six, deep-sixed? Back in the day you could rely on three things: death, taxes, and annual instalment of Ubisoft’s ‘Tom Clancy Presents’ games such as Splinter Cell, Rainbow Six, and Ghost Recon.  I guess when … Continue reading

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Taking Cover from a Bulletstorm

Epic…fail! I have to admit, I did find this game intriguing at first.  The more I saw the co-op and the ‘Kill with Skill’ concept it looked to me like this game would be one of the more exciting new … Continue reading

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DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions

Itagaki or no, Team Ninja soldiers on…to the 3DS In the past, the Xbox and the Xbox 360 consoles were the home for Team Ninja, in particular the DEAD OR ALIVE fighting series.  What ever deals were done behind the … Continue reading

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Holiday Season Deals

When a gamer can’t help himself! One of the nice things about the Christmas holiday season is that gaming deals abound.  Due to the massive backlog of games I have at present I was able to resist most, but I … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: The Games of 2011

2011 is shaping up rather nicely… Every year I buy and play a lot of great games. 2010 was one of the best years for games that I can remember.  Often a year will have a strong finish, but 2010 … Continue reading

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