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Gamers achieve next step in AIDS research, not just World of Warcraft

Gamers achieve next step in AIDS research, not just World of Warcraft 0

Geeks, nerds, dweebs, and all around poindexters have claimed that even though they suck at sports and social interaction, they have truly been on the forefront of making the world a better place.  Though it is hard to understand how 24 hour Halo marathons or painting a car to look like an A-Wing fighter is(…)

Disposable Income: Video Games that I wasted money on (now that I can)

Disposable Income: Video Games that I wasted money on (now that I can) 0

If there is one thing you can get out of adulthood that makes you feel less jealous of children and their blithe, freeloading lives – it’s Disposable Income. Screw being a kid, now that you’re an adult you get to buy the things that you can only get as a kid by bitching really hard(…)

E3 2011: Microsoft unveils Halo 4

E3 2011: Microsoft unveils Halo 4 0

They waited til the very, very end, but Microsoft finally got to the big news: Halo 4 will debut holiday 2012, a year after Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary drops for the system, and thus 11 years after the original broke ground for the franchise. In order to see the footage, the hardcore E3 crowd had(…)

E3 2011: Microsoft announces Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary

E3 2011: Microsoft announces Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary 1

Every 360 owner is always looking for the next Halo adventure, and the big hope heading into this year’s E3 would be the debut of Halo 4. Well, Microsoft is not quite ready to unveil that, but they are bringing back the game that started it all, Halo: Combat Evolved, with an updated remake, Halo:(…)

E3 2011 total coverage: Project Cafe, PS Vita, and more

E3 2011 total coverage: Project Cafe, PS Vita, and more 0

It begins.  In just a few hours, the intrawebs will be crawling with new tidbits on the video game world, as Electronic Entertainment Expo 2011 (aka “E3 2011″) ravages Los Angeles. So what can we expect from this year’s E3? For starters, we know we’ll get our first glimpse on Nintendo’s successor to the Nintendo(…)

The PlayStation Phone.  THE PLAYSTATION PHONE!

The PlayStation Phone. THE PLAYSTATION PHONE! 0

It’s like everything we’ve always wanted has finally been crammed down into a handheld item. Cell Phone. Video game device. Bundle of awesome. What is it? The PlayStation Phone! Rumored for what feels like centuries, we’re just not starting to get some actual, real details — and some actualer, realler speculative details. The basics; the(…)

A single week until GoldenEye lives again for Nintendo Wii

A single week until GoldenEye lives again for Nintendo Wii 1

In just 7 days, we’re going back to GoldenEye. It’s been over a decade and-a-half since we last battled on the split screen. Well, minus those few extra nights when we’d go retro and fire up the Nintendo 64 for one last thrill ride. But as the years went on and games like Halo and(…)