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Tag: Game

Inversion for Xbox 360 and PS3: It’S All About the Gravity

Inversion for Xbox 360 and PS3: It’S All About the Gravity
Now I’ve not been shy in saying that the Gravity Gun in Half Life 2 is my all-time favorite video game weapon. So when I heard about Namco Bandai’s new Xbox 360/PS3 third-person gravity manipulation shooter Inversion, my curiosity was definitely piqued.

Dante Figure Writes Epic Poems, Then Rips Your Arms Off

Dante Figure Writes Epic Poems, Then Rips Your Arms Off
This unpainted figure is supposed to be 14th century poet Dante Alighieri. Dante was a lot of things: creative genius, devout Catholic, a man in love, a man in pain . . . But he was certainly never a scythe-totin’, demon-slayin’ loose cannon veteran of the Crusades who doesn’t play by the rules.

Desktop Arm Wresting Involves No Actual Arms or Wrestling

Desktop Arm Wresting Involves No Actual Arms or Wrestling
If you’re too much of a girly-man to actually arm wrestle your friends, then here’s something that should let you show off your physical prowess without flexing too much muscle. I actually think they should have called this desktop game “Thumb WrestleMania”, since your arms aren’t going to be doing much more than keeping your hand from falling off while your thumb-mash your way to victory.

Can’T You See I’M Busy? How to Slack Off and Play Games at Your Job

Can’T You See I’M Busy? How to Slack Off and Play Games at Your Job
Sick of your job, but can’t afford to quit? Why not sit in your cubicle and play video games all day? But your boss is always looking over your shoulder, you say? Now that’s no problem thanks to these clever games disguised as office applications.

Kill Time and the Undead With the Zombie Shooting Gallery

Kill Time and the Undead With the Zombie Shooting Gallery
Video games with zombies are all the rage nowadays, and you’ve probably tried at least one of ’em. But what if you’re at the office? What if your Xbox 360 RRODs again? What if there’s no electricity?

Space Foosball: Foosball Gets Virtual

Space Foosball: Foosball Gets Virtual
Space Foosball is a modern-day spin on the old foosball table does away with those mechanical men and ping pong balls and replaces them with pixels and a physics engine. The cool thing about the virtual foosball players and ball is that they’re still controlled by the same sort of spinny axle controllers that traditional foosball machines use.

Upgrade Complete: the Goal of the Game is to Upgrade the Game

Upgrade Complete: the Goal of the Game is to Upgrade the Game
It’s true! It may be confusing as a concept, but once you start playing the Flash-based Upgrade Complete you’ll see how straightforward it is. Meta-video games like this are more often than not bursting with humor, and Upgrade Complete is no exception.

Tetris + Pong = Tetripong

Tetris + Pong = Tetripong
Hey, you got your Pong in my Tetris! Say, you got you Tetris in my Pong! Wait a second? Are these two great tastes that taste great together? That’s what coder Jayenkai thought when he built Tetripong, a major mashup between the two retro classic games.

Dj Hero Controller Pics and Manual Show Up on Fcc Site

Dj Hero Controller Pics and Manual Show Up on Fcc Site
If you’re looking forward to this Fall’s release of Red Octane’s DJ Hero, your wait is almost over. Lookee what I found today. The hardware for the game’s much-anticipated turntable controller just hit the FCC website.

IPhone Playing Cards: You Gotta Know When to Hold ‘Em

IPhone Playing Cards: You Gotta Know When to Hold ‘Em
Our friends over at Meninos are at it again. The same guys who gave us those great iPhone icon coasters are back, and this time they’re packing a deck of iPhone playing cards. While they look a bit more squatty than the proportions of an actual iPhone, these whimsical playing cards definitely get the point across.

Pixelpop: Slap-Chop Your Way to Greatness [Flash Game]

Pixelpop: Slap-Chop Your Way to Greatness [Flash Game]
Looking for a nice little time-waster this weekend? PixelPop is a quirky little Flash game that should burn at least 5 minutes of your spare time. The objective of PixelPop is simple. You just stand there in your hot pink Japanese super hero leotard, gyrating your hips to the music.

Super Mario Chess Set: Peach to Goomba 4 – Checkmate!

Super Mario Chess Set: Peach to Goomba 4 – Checkmate!
Mario and all his friends are ready to take on King Bowser and his Queen Koopa in this Super Mario collector’s edition chess set from USAopoly. The chess set includes 32 hand-painted figurines from the classic Nintendo video game series including Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Yoshi, Toad, 1-up mushroom, Bowser, Bowser Jr.,

Nintendo Mini Classics Bring Back Memories of Game & Watch

Nintendo Mini Classics Bring Back Memories of Game & Watch
If you grew up in the 1980s, you probably remember Nintendo’s Game & Watch LCD games. These primitive portable games were the great-grandparents of the Game Boy, GBA, and DS, and now they’re back for you to enjoy once again.

Rubber Ninjas Bounce Onto Pc

Rubber Ninjas Bounce Onto Pc
Rubber Ninjas, originally released for OS X, is available at last for PC users. Okay, it really didn’t take that long (a few months), and you’ve probably never even heard of Rubber Ninjas anyway. I just wanted to highlight that we got something before you guys did for once.

Enviro-Bear 2010: Best iPhone Driving Game Ever (With Bears)

Enviro-Bear 2010: Best iPhone Driving Game Ever (With Bears)
Now let me start by saying this. When I say “best”, I really mean “weirdest”, but once you check out Enviro-Bear 2010 for the iPhone and iPod Touch, you’ll understand why I say that. Actually, according to Destructoid’s Anthony Burch’s review of the PC version, Enviro-Bear is the “best, and only bear-driving-a-car-simulator”, which I have to say puts a slightly finer point on it than I did.

Bandai’S Samurai Pedometer: How Warriors Kept Their Healthy Physiques

Bandai’S Samurai Pedometer: How Warriors Kept Their Healthy Physiques
Here’s an odd little gadget fresh from Japan. It’s a digital pedometer with a twist. Instead of just measuring how many steps you’ve walked, it has you play a little Samurai game as you amble along.

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