Gaming

SFM.com’s Top Ten Videogames of the Generation

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Last month SpecFicMedia.com hosted a special gaming show on Hangout/YouTube where Christiana Ellis, Justin Macumber, and I selected SpecFicMedia.com\\™s \\Top 10 Videogames of this Generation.\\  Of course this list is only the opinion of three writers who love strong story-based videogames, so…

Ryan Davis… and Podcasting

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On Monday I saw that Ryan Davis, the primary host of the Giant Bombcast and one of the founders of Giantbomb.com, passed away last week at the age of 34. Giant Bomb is a gaming website and the Giant Bombcast…

Videogame Trailer – Mass Effect 3

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Dead Island was the first to attempt to tug at the heartstrings with a trailer that had little to do with the gameplay but with the feeling the game was attempting to capture, showing a little girl’s plight (in reverse-time)…

Gaming News – Felicia Day

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Yeah, I admit it. I’m in platonic love (okay, maybe not so platonic, but I’m a realist) with Felicia Day. She once did a quick intro for one of the episodes of my podcast novel (Murder at Avedon Hill) and…

Game Trailer – Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception

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Videogame Release Date: November 1, 2011 Platform: PlayStation 3 Rating: Targeting a Rating of Teen or Above Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: Naughty Dog Software From IGN.com Fortune hunter Nathan Drake is catapulted headlong into an adventure that takes him…

Game Trailer – Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

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Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Wii Release: Holiday 2011 Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Legend of Zelda series of games, a new trailer was released at 2011’s E3 for the greatly anticipated (by me) release of the Legend of Zelda: Skyward…

Game Trailer – Star Wars: The Old Republic

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Release Date: No official date, but speculation about closed beta has led to predictions of a Fall 2011 release. Platform: PC Rating: Pending The long awaited MMORPG from Bioware and Lucas Arts, Star Wars: The Old Republic, had a cinematic…

Game Trailer – Alice: Madness Returns

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From EA and Spicy Horse, Alice: Madness Returns updates their story of Alice in Wonderland with a twisted and mentally ill Alice, 11 years after the original game, American McGee’s Alice. Based solely on this trailer the images are dark…

Game Trailer – Child of Eden

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Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Release date: Xbox 360 ~ available now; PS3 ~ available on September 1, 2011 Rated: Everyone, 10+ Interesting fact: The newest project from renowned game designer Tetsuya Mizuguchi, it features a customized soundtrack that is scored by…