23 Jun 2015 16:41
E3 just ended and we were there taking in all the new video game sights and sounds. You’ve already heard about the big budget titles that dominated the show floor. One title I wasn’t expecting to see at E3 this year was the new King's Quest game from Sierra/Activision and developed by The Odd Gentlemen.
|continue reading...||Tags: e3 kings-quest preview||Comments: 0|
24 Feb 2015 03:31
If you haven’t heard, Playstation Home is going to be closing its doors in March. As a fan since it launched in 2008, join me as I take a look back on the Home experience as it has evolved over the years.
|continue reading...||Tags: media-gamer ps3||Comments: 0|
09 Sep 2014 00:06
One of our more popular articles here at BiasedVGBlog is our cartridge table of N64 cartridge weights. Yet, when I first put the data together, I had at my disposal a simple letter scale with limited precision, and a whole lot of eyeballing. Unsatisfied with the results, I decided to reopen the case, with a new and improved digital scale!
|continue reading...||Tags:||Comments: 0|
11 Jun 2014 06:36
Welcome to the official Day 1 of E3 2014. It’s Christmas Day for video gamers out there. This is the time period where developers unleash the torrent on projects they had to keep secret and tease everyone with tantalizing details. So buckle up and allow me to list my favorite five favorite announcements unveiled at E3 this year.
|continue reading...||Tags: e3 microsoft nintendo preview sony||Comments: 0|
12 Jan 2014 04:31
In November 2013, GitHub had their second annual Game Jam. The theme was “change”, and over 80 entries were submitted. I worked with a team on the game “Turkey Cooking Simulator”.
|continue reading...||Tags: pc review||Comments: 5|
13 Dec 2013 07:18
The biggest asset of the Xbox One is the integration of the Kinect camera into the core of the console. The new Kinect allows the console to recognize people’s facial expressions, body orientation, if they are engaged with the console (looking at the screen), heat levels and mood. Microsoft has the scary potential to gather a monumental amount of personal information with the Kinect while people are playing games, watching video and any activity that is going on in the room. What do you think of the privacy implications of the Xbox One?
|continue reading...||Tags: kinect media-gamer privacy xbox-one||Comments: 0|
26 Jul 2013 01:39
If you played Grand Theft Auto IV years ago, you would have been introduced to Roman Bellic, the cousin of the main character Niko Bellic. Do you remember know how excited he was when Niko stepped off the boat at the beginning of the game? Let's explore the annoying world of Roman Bellic's "Roman-isms":
|continue reading...||Tags: gta media-gamer||Comments: 1|
05 Jul 2013 23:12
I do not regret playing Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP. The 4 hours spent interacting with its world affirmed the pitfalls of touch-centric mobile applications being ported to non-touch, non-mobile platforms. From here on, I will refer to this game title as "Sworcery" to save breath. (And yes, that is the proper spelling. Sworcery: the most magical, mystical, branch of sorcery.)
|continue reading...||Tags: pc review||Comments: 0|
24 Jun 2013 19:06
During the first day of E3, I knew I was destined to get my hands on the Playstation 4 for the first time. Looking around the Sony booth, I saw there was a large area dedicated to playing Knack, an exclusive title that was revealed at last year’s E3. I got in the hour long line and here is what I thought of Knack:
|continue reading...||Tags: e3 preview ps4 sony||Comments: 0|
17 Jun 2013 06:19
During Day 2 of E3, I was able to attend a presentation of Titanfall, the much anticipated FPS coming out this year from the ex Infinity Ward Call of Duty producers. With tons of people lined up to get a look, I’m super lucky to be able to report what I’ve seen and comment on the development progress:
|continue reading...||Tags: e3 pc preview xbox360 xboxone||Comments: 0|