Alan Smithee

PAX 2011: Play OnLive? Go to Their Booth for a Free Console

If you’re one of the lucky thousands who are attending PAX Prime…RIGHT NOW, then you should take your ass over to booth #258 to snag a free OnLive console, all you need is a OnLive gamertag.

 

Onlive Celebrates Will Smith Day With Big Sale

Who needs a Steam sale when you can have a sale on stuff that streams from a server somewhere in the world? WELCOME TO ERF.

 

Trying Out Onlive

Trying Out Onlive

We at the Gibson household upgraded our Internet connection last week from a measly 2-3ishMb to a whopping 30Mb (a bit less than that but still) and this has given me some awesome things like streaming HD video without waiting for it to buffer. One of the things I’ve wanted to try out for a […]

 

Heavy Gaming on a Budget

Heavy Gaming on a Budget

Some of us like games.  Some of us love games.  Some of us get sucked into our TV and become one with the games… Then there are us who are addicted to games.  If we don’t get our fix of the latest and greatest games we get the sweats, we can’t focus at work, we […]

 Ryan Wilson

Small Medium at Large: 06/18/10 – The Wait

Small Medium at Large: 06/18/10 – The Wait

Well listeners, another E3 has come and gone. We’ve been throughly hyped, disappointed, and downright surprised by what the game industry had to offer. Now all we have to do is wait…

 Alan Smithee

OnLive Starts its Hype Machine

OnLive Starts its Hype Machine

We here at MediaWhoreNetwork have been following the buildup of the two giant cloud computer gaming companies since we were founded back in 2008. Right now it’s Dave Perry’s Gaikai vs the guys at OnLive. The promise of not needing any high end computing system / graphics card to play some of the most awesome […]

 Alan Smithee

Ever Wonder Why Games Cost $60?

Ever Wonder Why Games Cost $60?

Well the LA Times did and they worked with the guys at OnLive to put together the pie chart you see above. Pretty interesting and handy for all of you people who might be thinking about getting into the game industry. All I can see is an argument for digital distribution to be widely available […]

 Alan Smithee

Place Your Bets: Gaikai or OnLive?

Place Your Bets: Gaikai or OnLive?

Ive been championing Dave Perry’s Gaikai for quite a while now thanks to the fact that it’ll all be done without the need for special controllers or boxes on the user side, unlike OnLive which will require something of the sort. This week, OnLive’s El Jefe Steve Perlman disclosed to the world that they’ve recently […]