Easily one of my top ten games gets a totally awesome E3 trailer. Judging by the video, I like where they’re going, with the run down, partially destroyed areas overgrown with plants…looks sweet. Also interesting that Gabe Newell announced this at Sony’s event, saying the PS3 will have the best version.
Normally it’s not a big deal when someone updates a game and adds a single new achievement (Transmission Received), but it’s Valve and Portal might be one of my favorite games of all time. I also love a crazy video game mystery, which it turns out this update is. Along with the achievement Valve also… Continue reading Valve Updates Portal, Adds New Achievement, Mystery
Lucasarts, at least in recent years, has focused primarily on Star Wars and Indiana Jones games. They used to do other stuff, especially in the mid 90’s (their complete list of games is here). Perhaps attempting to branch out again, Lucasarts unveiled a new 2D platformer on GTTV today. Lucidity is part 2D platformer, part… Continue reading Lucasarts Announces New Platformer Lucidity
I haven’t done a “Now Playing” in like a year and a half, so I figured “why not randomly do one today”. Yesterday, I upgraded to a DSi and have been playing a ton of PiCTOBiTS and BOXLIFE, as well as some Magic the Gathering: Duels of the Planeswakers on XBLA. Gamestop had a pretty… Continue reading Now Playing: 06/28/09
Normally, I’m not really into puzzle games, they just aren’t my thing. Ever since Tetris and Dr. Mario I just haven’t been able to get into them. So, when I picked up Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords I wasn’t really sure what to expect. I knew it had RPG elements, I just wasn’t sure… Continue reading Puzzle Quest: Galactrix
Portal is my favorite game of 2007. So many things combined together to make the game great. I really liked how it’s a FPS where you aren’t running around killing everything in sight but instead solving puzzles. That and the amount of character they put into GLaDOS. Well, turns out Portal 2 is on the… Continue reading Portal 2 Announced