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European PSN Update 04/09/08

Today’s European Playstation network update doesn’t exactly have a huge amount of content in it but the items that are in it aren’t to bad (minus a few, obviously.) In this weeks update we see the release of the Warhawk triple booster pack which is well worth the money, so …

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Yet more evidence to suggest Noel is in fact insane…

In an interview with Music Radar, Noel Gallagher from “Oasis” had this to say about Guitar Hero: “If it puts little plastic guitars into kids’ hands and fires their imaginations, I think that’s a good thing. It’s harmless fun, innit.” All good so far…right? Then he had this to say:

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LBP Plushies are GO!

Now come on, admit it – you really, really want one.  Yes you’re hardcore, yes you love to watch alien scum splatter into globs of bloody matter when you unleash a shotgun into their faces but still, you want one.  What could I possibly mean???  Why your very own Sack …

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Exclusive insight into Exclusivity

So here’s a brief musing on exclusive releases.  There was a time back in the 8-bit days when games where platform specific for a good reason.  This reason mainly being that the game was made by one or two guys in a small bedroom somewhere and they only knew how …

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Sony reveal Bluetooth headset for PS3

Sony have released details for their upcoming “official” headset for use with the PS3.  Many would have picked up a headset with Warhawk or purchased the ill fated MGS4 headset.  Now Sony are handing you an alternative to the ones already released or going for cheap on ebay. Hit the …

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Castle Crashing? Patch on way – soon

After the widespread complaints that Castle Crashers (and it’s XBLA stable mate Braid) where being priced to highly for the content offered many people have thrown expense to the wind and purchase this highly enjoyable title.  Only problem is that issue after issue has started to surface with the otherwise …

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Resident Evil 5 Controls – Not so Old Skool

It seems to be that nearly every preview you read of Resident Evil 5 bemoans the fact that the title still uses the Resident Evil 4 shooting mechanic (in fact that itself is rooted in the shooting mechanic of the original RE titles).  Now I had no real issue with …

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System Specs for Mirrors Edge Revealed

During last weeks NVision 08 shindig EA showed of new playable footage of the free running jump fest being constructed by the Battlefield developer DICE.  During this the minimum specs for the game where revealed by EA and for a change I can actually run a new release that has …

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Official Gears of War 2 Achievement List

With the Gears of War 2 realease now not that far into the distant future, it was obvious that the list would come at some point and it just leaves me desperate for the game. The list looks pretty simple, mostly ones which you will get just by playing the …

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Guitar Hero Movie?

` Xmen director Brett Ratner has expressed an interest in directing a film based on the Guitar Hero franchise. Ratner said “I love Guitar Hero and I think it’s a part of pop culture,” He also added “I would love to do a Guitar Hero movie, if Activision would ever …

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Red Alert! Red Alert ! Free game on the horizon!

Yes in an act of shameless self promtion EA are giving away the original Red Alert game.  This give away will coincide with the 13th anniversary of the Command & Conquer franchise.  All you need to do is point your favourite web browser to www.redalert.com at 12 PST on Sunday the 31st August …

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Dead Space – Dead Early ??

Reports are coming in of an almost unheard of phenomenon.  Yes folks a game will not only meet it’s published deadline BUT it looks like it might even be out a week early !!  No, you read that correctly trivia fans, EARLY.  And who better to put the EA in …

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