Saturday, September 18, 2010

90 Second Gamer

Last two episodes of the 90 Second Gamer I've put online recently.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Games Games Games

Gamasutra - News - Court Of Appeals Ruling Threatens Sale Of Used Games?

How 4 Out of 5 People Play Mass Effect 2 Wrong | GameLife |

Meet The MoveMen, Heroes Of The PlayStation Move

Worms 2: Armageddon Launches on PSN Tonight : DualShockers
Worms 2: Armageddon - E10+ for Mild Cartoon Violence and will debut on PSN for $14.99
Bringing the Sony Hats (including Helghast), 27 trophies, online multi-player up to 4 players, and a slew of new weaponry to the PSN - Worms 2: Armageddon Trophies List

"Attack the parts that other hermaphrodites can't reach"

Worms: Reloaded single player trailer gets down with its bad self | Joystiq

The Lord of the Rings Online - Play for Free
LOTRO Now Free-to-Play - PC News at IGN
YouTube - The Lord of the Rings Online Free-to-Play Launch Video

Mad PSN game is part Tetris, part LittleBigPlanet and all killing giant robots in the face, Slam Bolt Scrappers PS3 News | GamesRadar

Zombies, guns, cars, strippers... this is Blood Drive- Destructoid
GamerBytes - Gameloft's Dungeon Hunter Sees HD re-imagining
Dead Space 2 multiplayer preview: Live together, die alone | Joystiq

Can multiplayer stem pre-owned? | Games Industry | MCV
Treyarch believes quality is a more effective deterrent than one-time download codes

Call of Duty: Black Ops splitscreen online multiplayer confirmed; no co-op campaign | Call of Duty FAQ

Katsuhiro Harada To Reveal New Tekken Info “Soon”
Sony Patents Backwards Compatibility Attachment for PlayStation 3
Bungie building new engine for Activision project | Game Development | News by Develop

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero – Are Gamers Playing This Demo/DLC Hybrid?

Borderlands DLC: Claptrap's New Robot Revolution Hands-On in High Definition –

Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2 for Xbox 360 - Reviews -
H.A.W.X 2 - The 8-bit Game | HAWX 2 | Ubisoft

YouTube - The Lord of the Rings Online Free-to-Play Launch Video

WikiLeaks readying the ‘biggest leak of military intelligence ever’ | Raw Story
New Survey Reveals Why Jon Stewart is the Biggest Long Term Threat to Fox News
BBC News - Alien oceans could be detected by telescopes
Scientists draw up world atlas of the internet | Broadband | News | PC Pro

50 Stunning Futuristic Spaceship Designs - CoolVibe – Digital Art & Inspiration

YouTube - NAMIE AMURO - Hide & Seek (World Music Awards 2010)

Brisbane atheist and university lawyer smokes pages from the Koran and Bible in YouTube stunt | Courier Mail

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

BBC News - Petraeus: Koran burning plan will endanger US troops
Church rebuffs military concerns on Quran burning
Jones, who has about 50 followers, gained some local notoriety last year when he posted signs in front of his small church proclaiming "Islam is of the Devil." But his Quran-burning scheme, after it caught fire on the Internet.

Police in File-Sharing Raids Across Europe, WikiLeaks Host Targeted | TorrentFreak
Police raids take down the pirate bay - The Inquirer
Pirate Bay down, police raids across Europe |

BBC News - 'Muslim' gargoyle adorns French cathedral

PS3 Firmware Update Combats Jailbreak Devices - Shacknews
Jailbreak Your PS3 With A TI-84 Plus Calculator
Dead Rising 2's Keiji Inafune and his desire to 'replace the Resident Evil franchise' | Joystiq
The Curse of 3D TV

News: Ubisoft officially announces Outland -
Under Siege for PS3: First Video, PlayStation Move Details – PlayStation Blog
Red Faction: Armageddon - Volition Interview | NowGamer
Blue Oasis Hits PS3 With YouTube Uploads and Swimming Bomberman (

Sony Walkman Back on Top in Japan
Amiga All-in-One is next in line for Commodore USA release

Google to launch new TV platform globally in 2011
Google Music service to launch before the New Year? Can it topple iTunes? : Tech Digest

Android tablet for under £100? aPad now up for grabs : Tech Digest
7 Inch Touch Screen APAD Tablet PC Android + WIFI [PA0005] - US$129.00 :
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Samsung Fascinate Review

The Lonely Pinball Repairman

Deep-fried beer invented in Texas

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Black Ops

Call of Duty: Black Ops preview: put your money where your multiplayer is | Joystiq
Call of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Interview - GameSpot Video
News: CoD: Black Ops Killstreak rewards revealed
Treyarch – “Everybody now thinks Modern Warfare 2 is this glitchy game” | PLAY Magazine
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Refreshes The FPS Multiplayer Component

Perk 1
Lightweight - Move Faster (Pro)
Scavenger - Pick up ammo from fallen enemies. Replenish lethal grenades. (Pro)
Ghost - Undetectable by the Spy Plane and the Blackbird.
Flak Jacket - Reduces explosive damage.
Hardline - Killstreaks require 1 less kill.

Perk 2
Hardened - Bullets penetrate better.
Scout - Hold breath longer.
Steady Aim - Increased hip-fire accuracy.
Sleight of Hand - Faster reloads.
Warlord - Equip two attachments to your primary weapon.

Perk 3
Marathon - Longer sprint.
Ninja - Silent movement.
Second Chance - Pull out your pistol before dying.
Hacker - Ability to detect enemy equipment and explosives.
Tactical Mask - Reduces the effect of flash and concussion grenades.


3 - Spy Plane (Shows enemies on the mini-map; can be shot down)
3 - RC-XD (Remote controlled car strapped with explosives)
4 - Counter-Spy Plane (Temporarily disables enemy mini-map)
4 - SAM Turret (Airdrop a placeable SAM turret that destroys aircraft)
5 - Care Package (Airdrop a random killstreak or ammo crate)
5 - Napalm Strike (Airstrike that covers an area in napalm)
6 - Sentry Gun (Airdrop a placeable Sentry Gun)
6 - Mortar Team (Target three locations to bombard with Mortar Strikes)
7 - Attack Helicopter (Call in a support helicopter)
7 - Valkyrie Rockets (Launcher with remote controlled rockets)
8 - Blackbird (Shows enemies on the mini-map; cannot be shot down)
8 - Rolling Thunder (Airstrike that carpet bombs a targeted area)
9 - Chopper Gunner (Man the turret of an attack helicopter)
11 - Attack Dogs (Call in pack of attack dogs)
11 - Gunship (Call in a heavily-armored Gunship)