Author Archives: Muaz Zekeria
After watching Thor 2 again last night, I had to go home and play LEGO Marvel Super Heroes immediately. Not only was it a great LEGO game, but it’s also one of the best Marvel games around. In order to share my enjoyment with you, dearest Twinfiknights, I’ve decided to have a little giveaway for an Xbox 360 copy of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes. All you have to do is follow us on Twitter and tweet at us telling us who your favorite [...]
When the PS4 launched on November 15th, there were already two games in the Playstation Plus Instant Game Collection that PS+ members could download, Resogun and Contrast. While they are free exclusively for PS4, anybody with a PS+ membership can download them right now. All you have to do is go to Sony’s online PlayStation Store site, sign in, add the games to your cart and checkout. The licenses to the games will be linked to your PSN account and you [...]
Note from Writer JC: Look, we get it. Maybe you’re shopping on a budget. Maybe you’re just looking for a stocking stuffer. Maybe you just have to work within a certain limit for an office secret santa. Or maybe, honestly, you’re just a cheap old scrooge. Either way, this is a holiday gift guide for games that won’t exactly make your wallet cry without making you look like you don’t care to whoever’s on the receiving end of this deal train. [...]
Note from Editor Mike: As we embark on a new console generation, many people’s go-to gifts are related to these fancy systems. What about those left behind however? We live in a time when it’s easy AND affordable to play retro games on pretty much any system. Here are some suggestions for the games of Christmas Past with this section of the Holiday Gift Guide. Replay: The History of Video Games, Recommended By Scott Price: $16.99 The History of Video Games Replay is [...]
Yesterday, IGN reported that Telltale’s next project is a game based on the massive Game of Thrones universe. While the franchise hasn’t had any success with video games, everything Telltale touches has turned to gold recently. IGN’s sources revealed the existence of the game. but not much else. The source did not make clear whether the game would be based on the the hit HBO tv series, or the best-selling book series which, cumulatively, is actually called A Song of Ice and [...]
Even though the Xbox One doesn’t release until Friday, Microsoft has released the companion SmartGlass app. This isn’t the same as the Xbox 360 app which was released a few months ago. this is a separate app which will specifically integrate with the Xbox One. While it will share some features with its predecessor such as seeing your friends list, magaing messages, and achievements, the Xbox One SmartGlass app will also allow you to access additional game information and customize [...]
System update 1.51 is now live for PS4′s everywhere. Included in this update are system stability improvements and touch ups to the system UI, such as letting users know when they are downloading a game and its patch at the same time. North American PS4s are programmed by default to automatically download system and game updates when they are in standby mode. This means that this update and all future updates will download as soon as they are live and [...]
Nintendo has announced the third round of the DLC for Pikmin 3‘s Mission mode releases on December 2nd and will include eight new stages: four Collect Treasure stages and four Battle Enemy stages, including one where you play as Captain Olimar. The stages take place at a construction site, the inside of somebody’s house, a beach, and more. The DLC requires a software update that will be made available on the same day. The update will include two stages in [...]
With the PS4′s Friday release quickly approaching, Sony has made the Playstation companion app available for download for iOS and Android devices. The free app allows you to use your device as a second screen with games the support it, chat with friends, use your device as a keyboard, receive game invites, navigate the PSN Store, and more.
Rockstar has announced that their much anticipated, free Beach Bum update is arriving next Tuesday, November 19th. The new content will be added automatically to GTA Online, and will include two new weapons, four new land and sea vehicles, new jobs, and a variety of new clothing, hairstyle, and tattoo options. Rockstar also teased future updates that will include the Content Creator, co-op heists, and Story Mode updates. You can read all the details of update 1.06 here.