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Tag: Gaming

Gaems Suitcase Adds a Semblance of Portability to Your Console

Gaems Suitcase Adds a Semblance of Portability to Your Console
At the recently concluded E3 2010, GadgetReview spotted an interesting product from a company called GAEMS – not a typo, it stands for Gaeming Gaming and Entertainment Mobile Systems. GAEMS showed off an Xbox-360 compatible suitcase that’s equipped with a 15-in 720p LCD screen and “a whole mess of speakers”.

TRON Evolution the Video Game: Please Don’T be Another Movie-Based Failure

TRON Evolution the Video Game: Please Don’T be Another Movie-Based Failure
More and more movies are getting video game tie-ins, but not many are as deserving of a video game counterpart as TRON: Legacy. Coinciding with the release of the movie, TRON: Evolution will also be released in Winter.

Kinect Forza Demo: Do Not Want

Kinect Forza Demo: Do Not Want
To show off the capabilities of the new Kinect, Microsoft presented a demo of Forza Motorsport, which will be released next year. The demo showed how we can drive cars just by putting our hands in the “10 and 2 positions,” as if holding a steering wheel.

Tetris Vs Contra: or is It?

Tetris Vs Contra: or is It?
Children are full of questions. If you open one up you’ll see that they’re made of nothing but drool and questions. Questions like: “Why do we have to eat?”, or “So I’m a poop factory?”, or  “What would Bill or Lance do if they were trapped in the world of Tetris?”

Eagle Eye for the PS3: Play Fps Games the Way They’Re Meant to be Played

Eagle Eye for the PS3: Play Fps Games the Way They’Re Meant to be Played
Gaming accessory maker Penguin United is developing a peripheral for the PS3 that will allow gamers to use both a keyboard and a mouse with the console. It’s called the Eagle Eye, and as you’ll see in the demo below, it works really well.

Ilomilo for Xbla: Dizzyingly Cute

Ilomilo for Xbla: Dizzyingly Cute
Southend Interactive’s upcoming Xbox Live Arcade game ilomilo is as charming as Little Big Planet, and it’s gameplay looks like it can be as dizzying as Super Mario Galaxy.

12-Year Old Boy Rescues Sister From Moose Using World of Warcraft Skills: Our Best Headline Yet

12-Year Old Boy Rescues Sister From Moose Using World of Warcraft Skills: Our Best Headline Yet
12-year old Norweigan Hans Jørgen Olsen saved himself and his sister from being harmed by an angry moose by emulating skills he learned from World of Warcraft. According to NextNature, the Olsen siblings “trespassed the territory of the moose during a walk in the forest near their home.”

Hardcore Gamer Aptitude Test: One More Thing to Brag About

Hardcore Gamer Aptitude Test: One More Thing to Brag About
Gamespy invites gamers to test just how hard their cores are with the Hardcore Gamer Aptitude Test, or HGAT. The multiple choice test spans an annoyingly diverse selection of questions, from history – which includes historical facts about games, memes and consoles – to video game analogies, and just to screw with us, math.

Official Nintendo Game Table Would be Crushed by Hdtvs

Official Nintendo Game Table Would be Crushed by Hdtvs
…although that’s just a minor setback since none of Nintendo’s consoles support HD yet anyway. As you’ve probably guessed, the front half of the table is for the TV. Behind it on the upper left is the slot for the console – NES or SNES?

Ferrari Themed Racing Cockpit: Good Idea, but Not Perfect

Ferrari Themed Racing Cockpit: Good Idea, but Not Perfect
I have been playing racing games on my various game consoles since there were racing games to play. I remember my first racing game, Pole Position on the Atari 2600. I even had one of those pads like you used for Pong as the steering wheel.

Google Pac-Man Now Permanent, Also Downloadable: Wakka Wakka All the Time

Google Pac-Man Now Permanent, Also Downloadable: Wakka Wakka All the Time
The Internet nergasmed when Google released the playable Pac-Man Google logo. Not wanting to be a buzzkill, the big G has decided to make the logo-slash-game permanently available, unlike other theme logos that are taken down after a day or so.

Space Invaders Toaster: Aliens Burnt My Breakfast

Space Invaders Toaster: Aliens Burnt My Breakfast
If you find yourself playing a lot of old school games, like Space Invaders, Pac-Man, and others, then I’ve found the perfect toaster for you. It will start out your day in a great way, while reminding you of your retro-gaming passion.

LEGO Pac-Man Arcade Combines Old-School Games and Old-School Toys

LEGO Pac-Man Arcade Combines Old-School Games and Old-School Toys
What could be cooler than playing Pac-Man on an arcade machine that was almost completely made up of LEGOs? Ben Fleskes of Portland, Oregon, built this amazing machine. The only thing is that it probably won’t stand up to the typical abuse that an arcade machine goes through.

Analog Tetris: Add Some Brawn to Your Video Gaming Life

Analog Tetris: Add Some Brawn to Your Video Gaming Life
It’s true that most video gaming involves sitting in front of some kind of monitor or HDTV, unless you’re playing Wii-Fit or Dance Dance Revolution. In an effort to make video gaming a bit healthier, a few Spanish designers have come up with Analog Tetris, the Tetris game that needs some brawn!

Sprite Something iPad App: Pixelicious

Sprite Something iPad App: Pixelicious
Pixel sprites may be ancient by today’s standards, but they still retain their charm. They’re relatively easy to create, too, and with Terrible Games’ iPad app Sprite Something, game developers and artists can literally whip one up in seconds.

Nintendo Trademarks 3DS and a Bunch of Other 3DS-Related Names

Nintendo Trademarks 3DS and a Bunch of Other 3DS-Related Names
Even though the name of Nintendo’s next-gen portable gaming platform hasn’t yet been officially announced, since it’s going to be a 3D device, it’s appropriate that 3DS was just trademarked by the Japanese giant.