Alan Smithee

Sierra is Coming Back! [UPDATE]

Sierra is Coming Back! [UPDATE]

Sierra was a serious touchstone for my generation, between all of the various point-and-click adventures they released (including ones my dad didn’t realize I knew how to bypass the age gate), and their involvement in many other console games such as Spyro and Crash Bandicoot…they’re a game company that I was sad to see shuttered […]

 Alan Smithee

I Worry About The Hype Machine – Destiny

I Worry About The Hype Machine – Destiny

The other day, during the Activision 4th quarter earnings call CEO Bobby Kotick was touting the new IP from Bungie (creators of the Halo franchise) as potentially the “best-selling new video game IP in history.” This raises all sorts of red flags in my brain. Keep in mind he’s not talking to the public but […]

 Alan Smithee

Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught DLC Pack Now Available

Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught DLC Pack Now Available

It seems that the first DLC pack for Call of Duty: Ghosts is available now first on Xbox Live. You should go get it, if that’s your thing. The DLC comes with four new multiplayer maps, an all-new dual-purpose weapon, Michael Myers from the Halloween movie series, and the first installment in Extinction’s new four-part […]

 Alan Smithee

Call of Duty: Ghosts – New Trailer

Call of Duty: Ghosts – New Trailer

Besides the fact that the newest iteration of Call of Duty has dogs in it…as we’ve all seen, it will also have sections of the game take place out in space.

 

Call Of Duty Series Introducing Subscriptions

Call Of Duty Series Introducing Subscriptions

This fall, Activision Blizzard are introducing a new subscription service called Call Of Duty Elite for all games in the series from Black Ops onwards.

 

Call of Duty Endowment Helps Your Vets This Memorial Day.

The Call of Duty Endowment or CODE is a charity that helps our servicemen find jobs after their tour of duty in the Middle East and their current campaign is pretty awesome if not crazy simple for anybody to participate.

 

First Modern Warfare 3 Gameplay Trailer Is Appropriately Bananas

First Modern Warfare 3 Gameplay Trailer Is Appropriately Bananas

Realism has been entirely thrown out of the window for the next Call of Duty game.

 Alan Smithee

Modern Warfare 3 – Teaser Trailers

Modern Warfare 3 – Teaser Trailers

If you’re not a fan, you won’t read this post…though there are more than enough people that love this series to make me writing it completely worth it.

 

Call of the Dead – Black Ops: Escalation DLC

Call of the Dead – Black Ops:  Escalation DLC

Danny Trejo, Sarah Michelle Geller, Robert Englund, and Michael Rooker? Now you’re talking!

 Alan Smithee

World Hunger be Damned, There’s Games to Sell!

World Hunger be Damned, There’s Games to Sell!

I kid, I kid…I know that people in Somalia will be fighting over which modern warfare FPS game to pick up next. Let’s face it, in this world and this economy you have to spend some major cash in order to make even more back in return. This year, there will be two such products […]

 

What’s the best-selling game in the US ever? Black Ops…

What’s the best-selling game in the US ever? Black Ops…

Well, I didn’t really expect to hear this today, but there it is. I hope you are all proud of yourselves.

 Ryan Wilson

Bungie NOT Working on an MMO

Bungie NOT Working on an MMO

So, remember last week when we reported that Bungie’s next game would be an action MMO? Well, it turns out that “news” was the result of GDC reporters unable to take a joke.

 Alan Smithee

Bizarre Creations Shall Rise Again

Bizarre Creations may be dead as we know it, but that’s not the end of them…

 Robert Chesley

Harmonix Releases Statement Over Guitar Hero Squashing

Harmonix Releases Statement Over Guitar Hero Squashing

Harmonix offers their support for the team members that lost their jobs and game.

 Robert Chesley

No New DLC Beyond February For Guitar Hero or DJ Hero

No New DLC Beyond February For Guitar Hero or DJ Hero

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s announcement that they disbanded the Guitar Hero division, now the latest casualty is that outside of the previously announced DLC for Guitar Hero and DJ Hero, there will be no more new songs for the platforms.

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