Console Gamer till I die?

Console Gamer till I die?

Jul 29, 2010

The first thing I’d like to do in this article is shamelessly plug the recently launched CG forum, which you can find at www.soapboxgamers.co.uk or by clicking the ‘forum’ link at the top of the page. There is a reason; this was originally going to be a post in said forum, until I realised I had too much that I wanted to say (as is,...

Gears of War fan trailer looks good

Gears of War fan trailer looks good

Jul 28, 2010

It’s the return of the musical war montage trailer with a new Gears of War fan video that looks as good as anything official that we’ve seen. After a glimpse of the horrors of war from the Cole Train’s perspective, we get to see a wave of gears complete with Marcus and Dom charging a line of various locust behemoths such as the ever familiar Brumaks,...

Two Street Fighter vs Tekken games in the works

Two Street Fighter vs Tekken games in the works

Jul 27, 2010

King of the Iron Fist meets the man with fireball wrists as two of gaming’s great titans collide for the first time in two different games for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Street Fighter X Tekken was announced at Comic Con over the weekend to the excited screams of many fans. The first of the two games which share the same title is being developed by...

Forum launch and competition

Forum launch and competition

Jul 26, 2010

Today we are proud to announce the launch of Soapbox Gamers, a place where Critical Gamers are given a platform to have well mannered, polite and disciplined conversations. Or flame wars. That’s right, it’s a forum. To help commemorate the launch of our official forums we will be running a small competition for all our members. If you are interested...

Grumpy Gurevitz: How to save a Seal.

Grumpy Gurevitz: How to save a Seal.

Jul 26, 2010

Nintendo’s ‘seal of quality’ has traditionally been a badge, which reassured customers that software for their platform wouldn’t crash or damage their console. It was never meant to be a badge to guarantee the quality of the software. Yet, over the years, due to the large volume of quality titles that were released on Nintendo systems, it developed a...