Alan Smithee

Virgin Getting Back To Gaming

Virgin Getting Back To Gaming

Everyone’s favorite quirky billionaire with money to burn has been hinting at his wanting to get back to gaming for a little while…and it’s no secret that this is the big Virgin announcement at E3 this year, confirmed thanks to the countdown clock at VirginGaming.com.

 Alan Smithee

Earthworm Jim Headed to Consoles, Maybe iPhone

Earthworm Jim Headed to Consoles, Maybe iPhone

I think all of the advocating for Earthworm Jim to be the next Sega Genesis title to be released on Xbox Live might be moot after reading that Interplay has granted Gameloft rights to publish the title anywhere it sees fit…including iPhone, if they so wish.

 

Vote for the next Genesis (MEGA DRIVE!) game on XBLA

Vote for the next Genesis (MEGA DRIVE!) game on XBLA

While some of the selection of Genesis Mega Drive games on XBLA aren’t worth it (due to being on the collection) there are some that are, such as Gunstar Heroes. Now SEGA are letting you choose what game will be going on XBLA via this poll. This is part of SEGA’s celebration of the Genesis’s […]

 

Gibbo’s Corner 1/3/09

Welcome to for now, Gibbo’s Corner, my replacement feature for Weekend PSAs. Listen to me ramble on about whatever I want. This week you can hear me talking about why I can’t show propaganda bullshit every week, training for Street Fighter IV,  sticking it to the guy on Reddit who laughed at me wondering whether […]

 Alan Smithee

Why Does Retro Mean So Damned Much To Gamers?

Why Does Retro Mean So Damned Much To Gamers?

Hi, Xopher here, I was thinking last night as I was walking on my treadmill about the shelves of games that I have stacked up in my basement just eagerly awaitng me to breathe life (literally with the NES games) into them once again. I wondered why I am more apt to play the games […]