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THQ losses escalate – several games delayed

The news earlier in the week of loses at some of THQ’s studios was just the forerunner to more bad news for the company. The company saw sales of $164.8 million, down from $229.3 million in the same quarter last year. THQ lost a arse-smakingly huge $115.3 million, way up …

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Far Cry 2 PC patch

Ubisoft have just released the first patch for the PC version of there epic first person shooting free roaming (semi) masterpiece. The patch is now available on Fileshack for free, and fixes a crap load of problems that have been plaguing the online portion of the game. Patch details can …

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UFO crash site in Fallout 3

The video doesn’t contain any spoilers, other then where the crash site is, so if you don’t want to know where it is don’t watch it. One of our very dear, and loyal readers who apparently doesn’t have a name has just brought this awesome video to my attention. Apparently, …

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The Godfather II trailer

I heard a lot of things in the past few months about Godfather II, and how it was apparently a decent game, looked good and played well, but wow. After the ginormous cock up that was the first Godfather game, nothing was really expected for this one but after watching …

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D3P to publish new Astro Boy

D3 Publishers have just gave word via press release that they have partnered with Imagi Studios to publish video games worldwide based on the legendary Astro Boys animated series for consoles and handhelds, however no word on what ones specifically was revealed (unless it does mean all?) However, don’t expect …

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Bioshock ‘Challenge Rooms’ trailer

2k Games have released even more details today, the detail being a trailer for the Playstations 3 version of Bioshock’s downloadable content. And first off let me just say, I haven’t played Bioshock since I completed it just after the launch of the game last year for the Xbox 360, …

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Gear of War 2 – Cheap in UK!

Hey all, just a real quick note to let you know that Gers of War 2 will be on sale at Sainsbury’s stores on release week for just £29, Bargain. So grab your copy there if you haven’t already pre-ordered it. Good luck – Sainsbury’s sure have love for the …

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Playstation 3 firmware 2.52

Sony just gave word that the newest firmware update (2.52) is now available for download, but don’t get your hopes up as it isn’t really anything special. The update features: The playback quality of some PS3 format software has been improved. A text entry issue that occurs when using the …

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Keep pressing and guessing !

So it appears EA managed to balls up the printing of the all important Cd keys on the manuals for the PC version of Command & Conquer : Red Alert 3. This has, obviously left some customers in a real pickle. So what do they do? What would you do? …

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Metacritic tightening voting system

So about time I think is the general cry from the community, closely followed by, it’s a shame they have too. News comes via 1up that the admins over at metacritic; after the recent hair pulling and hand bag slapping dished out over Gear 2, Resistance 2 and Little Big …

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Nintendo DSi sells like hot poop!

The big N’s latest iteration of their handheld console, the DSi, went on sale in Japan this weekend. Those crazy DS loving Japanese gamers snapped up a whopping 170,000 units in just 2 days! Most seemed to be buying their 2nd or 3rd DS based console. This first weekend wave …

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‘Yaris’ pulled from XBL

It seems that Microsoft are finally starting to pull some of the crap from the Xbox Live Arcade. Today, Microsoft have removed Yaris from the marketplace and it is no longer anywhere to be found, thankfully. I’m not sure if anyone reading this has played Yaris, I’m not even going …

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PS3 News update! C&C Red Alert 3 has….stuff!

Producer and C&C TV presenter David Silverman has pretty much confirmed that the PS3 version of Red Alert 3 will ship not only before Christmas, AND will pack console-specific features such as the holy grail of picture quality, 1080p and “the high-defness of Blu-Ray”. “If you’re a PS3 owner and …

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Capcom gives dates for there ‘big’ titles

Capcom have revealed to MCV there release schedule of there main titles for the first quarter of 2009, and it is very impressive. Its safe to say Capcom are going to be recieving quite a lot of money to say the least, considering there release both Street Fighter IV and …

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