E3: Conduit 2 Preview

Remember the Nintendo Wii? Of course you do, everyone and your dog owns one. It is the little white (or now black) box that couldn’t satisfy you if you had the nerve to consider yourself “proper hardcore.” That’s a half-truism. Every now and then a more mature game with a different target audience than what the Wii generally caters to is...

Shogun 2 Total War –Trimming a ten year old bonsai tree.

Creative Assembly is going back to the title that started the Total War genre with more than 10 years of experience. Going back now is what most of the development team has always wanted, making the game they wanted to make right from the outset. What we got to see at E3 was pre-pre alpha, but definitely got the message across that they’re taking good care...

Thoughts on the New Xbox 360 S

Microsoft took a note from Steve Jobs at last week’s E3, announcing that the new Xbox 360 S would begin shipping to stores immediately. This new iteration sports a 250 GB hard drive, built-in Wireless B/G/N support, and a sleek, lighter design. The console arrived in stores late last week and our staff writer, Joe, got his hands on it. Here’s his...

E3: Puzzle Agent Preview

In keeping with Telltale Games’ distribution method of downloadable episodic content, Nelson Tethers: Puzzle Agent, is set to steal your bandwidth later this month. The mission of Puzzle Agent is to unravel the story of Scoggins, Minnesota, a small town featuring a very Twin Peaks style weirdness – plus Telltale’s traditional comedic beats and...

E3: Deadliest Warrior Preview

E3: Deadliest Warrior Preview

Jun 21, 2010

Pipeworks Software has found themselves in a very interesting position. Deadliest Warrior managed to find an excellent booth spot directly in the madness of the E3 South Hall entrance. Clearly, we’re supposed to care about this game based on marketing alone. And maybe we should. A 2.5D fighting game, Deadliest Warrior throws legendary fighters from every...