Alan Smithee

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker – Big Effing Trailer

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker – Big Effing Trailer

If you can stomach a few minutes of moonspeak, then you’ll be treated to some of the game modes that will convince you (if you’re not already) that this will be the handheld game to beat. Eat your heart out Nintendo fanboys.

 Alan Smithee

Metal Gear Solid 4: Thumbs of the Patriots

Quite possibly one of the coolest videogame related videos I’ve seen in a long time. Bravo to the creators of this for capturing the essence of a MGS game while using nothing but props and fingers.

 Alan Smithee

No CG in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow

No CG in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow

I’ve been reading through various videogame Twitter accounts recently, and got a bit caught up when I read the one for the new Castlevania game being developed in conjunction with Hideo Kojima.

 Alan Smithee

Oh Kojima, You Teasing Bastard

Oh Kojima, You Teasing Bastard

We already know that Hideo-kun is the master of hype. He had gamers like me frothing at the mouth to play MGS4 for so long that I thought I’d go crazy. I can’t give full credit to Kojima-san on this one. The hype this time goes to the PR manager for Kojima Productions, Jiro Oish.

 Alan Smithee

GC 2009: New Castlevania Trailer

At GamesCom last week, Konami released a trailer for the new Castlevania that has Kojima attached to it.

 

This Week In Bullshit: Konami drops Six Days in Fallujah

This Week In Bullshit: Konami drops Six Days in Fallujah

Well it’s been rumoured for a few days now but today, it was confirmed by Konami that the controversial Six Days in Fallujah, has been dropped by the company just around three weeks after announcing the game. Is it honestly surprising, given the amount of anger it received from the “public”? Not really, but it’s […]

 Alan Smithee

Games That Defined Me — Xenogears

Games That Defined Me — Xenogears

When I was 18, done with high-school, and enjoying the freedom that came from being a teen with a part time job and no real plans, I had my gaming to keep me busy. Every week it seemed, I would have a new game for my PlayStation that just NEEDED to be played. I recall […]