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

Titanfall Beta Confirmed

Titanfall Beta Confirmed

Mark your calendars gaming geeks, Titanfall is expected to get a beta for both the PC and Xbox One sometime soon according to Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella. He recently put out a Tweet that stated just as much: #supersecret announcement time. I'm sure no one has been able to guess from the leaks. PC and […]

 Alan Smithee

Xbox 360 is Finally Showing its Age

Xbox 360 is Finally Showing its Age

The first time that I saw Call of Duty 2 running on the Xbox 360, I knew then that the next generation of consoles were going to impress the hell out of me. I never had lusted after a new console as much as I did with the 360. It was something that I felt […]

 Alan Smithee

Spore on Consoles?

Spore on Consoles?

Ok so what makes the people at EA think that anyone who has a console could even be remotely interested in picking up an eighteen month old game…let alone one that doesn’t seem to be that user friendly without a mouse. That’s exactly what they’re doing, and that’s not all.