Alan Smithee

GameStop Prices Metal Gear Solid HD Collection

Do you have half a Benjamin sitting in your pocket that you wouldn’t mind spending on what is essentially the only game I will be picking up this year?

 

MGS, ZOE and Silent Hill all getting the HD treatment

MGS, ZOE and Silent Hill all getting the HD treatment

At their pre E3 conference last night Konami announced three new HD collections for PS3…and Xbox 360. (Latter not confirmed for Silent Hill)

 Ryan Wilson

The RIGHT Way to Prevent Piracy

The RIGHT Way to Prevent Piracy

Safedisc. SecuROM. Starforce. Mention any of these words to a seasoned gamer and you’ll see their anger quickly rising. They’re futile against piraters (a particularly good group will crack these things in hours), they serve to annoy those who purchased a title through legal means. They can even render a game useless, as I so […]

 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

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

Metal Gear Solid: Peacewalker Has at Least One Familiar Face

Metal Gear Solid: Peacewalker Has at Least One Familiar Face

In the latest issue of Famitsu, the cast for the new Metal Gear Solid: Peacewalker has been revealed and surprisingly enough, there’s finally a familiar name/face for all of us Metal Gear fans to get excited about.

 Alan Smithee

Ahh…The Not-So-Old Days

Ahh…The Not-So-Old Days

Continuing on from my post yesterday, I had stopped right after I blathered on about my affinity for the SNES. It was a great time to be a gamer when the SNES was around but was also one of the worst times due to the birth of what we now know as ‘fanboyism’. For anyone […]

 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 […]