Monthly archives: February, 2009

Game Column: The PS3 Won’t Ever Have Its Halo

Since 2001, one franchise has been the bane of Sony’s existence in the video game market due to the fact that, unlike most other genres, they have been unable to equal or eclipse its quality or success. That franchise is Halo. When the Xbox was launched, Sony was the undisputed champion of the video game…



Nintendo Unveils Upcoming Wii and DS Lineup

In a press release, Nintendo has unveiled the games that will be coming to both the Wii and DS over the next couple of months. Amongst the highlights are Punch-Out!! and Excitebots: Truck Racing on the Wii and Rhythm Heaven on the DS. Here is the entire list: Wii 2K Sports Major League Baseball® 2K9…



Video Game Jocks Podcast 2/25/2009

In this episode, we talk about the latest Sony News, a Possible Resident Evil Reboot, the Amount of XBL Gold Members Out There, Assassin’s Creed Details Rumors, We Answer Your Listener Mail and More! [MP3] Direct Download [iTunes] Subscribe [Zune] Subscribe Format: 98:01, 45.0 MB, MP3 Go get Adobe Flash Player!



Legends of Wrestlemania Roster Revealed

Growing up in the 80s and 90s, I loved professional wrestling as a kid. Wrestling was not about who was the biggest but about who had the best gimmick and made fans love them or hate them the most. THQ’s upcoming Legends of Wrestlemania takes gamers back to what is probably considered the best time…



New Releases 2/23/2009: Gangstas and Wankstas

Another big week in February as the PS3 gets another game which, much like each earthquake that hits California and threatens to send it drifting into the sea Superman style, is going to be “the big one” that makes the console into a mainstream hit. We also get a title based on 50 Cent and…



Game Column: Critereon’s DLC Paradise

Horse armor. Those two words conjure images of everything that is wrong with downloadable content more than almost any others. Paying for items that no one needs or wants, new costumes, codes which could have been had on last-gen consoles for the price of a magazine or access to the Internet and items which are…