Rage Quitters

Is Rage Quitting Ruining Online Gaming?

Online gaming has become a huge phenomenal in recent years due to the introduction of next generation consoles such as the PS3 and Xbox360. For those who are reading and are unfamiliar with the term, “rage quitting” More »

Sony's Smash Bros Competitor Leaked!?

Sony’s Smash Bros Competitor Leaked!?

Rumors have been swirling as of late that Sony will soon be unveiling a new fighting title that will see some similarities to Nintendo’s Smash Bros. franchise. In particular, it seems that More »

EA Comment On BF3 Boycott

EA Comment On BF3 Boycott

The main cause of the boycott was the exclusive weapons deal which could cause an imbalance against players who do not pay for the game in advance and those who do not More »

PlayStation Vita Priced At $249 & £229 In UK

PlayStation Vita Priced At $249 & £229 In UK

Details about Sony’s new handheld have been trickling out for months in the form of spec sheets and fantastic footage of its quad core capabilities. All that, and we still didn’t know More »

Microsoft's E3 Conference Review: 4/10

Microsoft’s E3 Conference Review: 4/10

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, commonly known as E3, is an annual trade show for the computer and video games industry presented by the Entertainment Software Association and every year gamersoutlook reviews the More »

Battlefield 3 PC Minimum & Recommended Specs

Battlefield 3 PC Minimum & Recommended Specs

GameStop has published the minimum and recommended specs required to run the PC version of Battlefield 3, with a quad-core processor and 64-bit version of Windows 7 recommended to get the most out of DICE’s upcoming shooter.

PS3 Debug Firmware 3.66 Leaked!

PS3 Debug Firmware 3.66 Leaked!

The debug firmware of the PS3 3.66 update has been leaked on to the net, but there is no need to get all excited or angry – this does not mean the onset of custom firmware.A hacker over at demonhades.org known as Consoledev has got their hands on the debug firmware and leaked it online, but as an associated forum member states:

Call of Duty: Black Ops – Map Pack 3 Leaked!

Call of Duty: Black Ops - Map Pack 3 Leaked!

The Escalation pack for Black Ops was leaked about a week before its official announcement by retailer GAME via a promotional advertisement. Now another promotional image has appeared on the Internet and it uses a similar layout as the Escalation one.

Although we’re not sure where the image originated from, it appears to be took at GameStop due to the “Downloadable Content is better at GameStop” text. The left part of the promotional poster is cut off, meaning that we’re still unsure about the name of the pack or its release date. The image is also quite blurry, but we’ll do our best to list the map titles.

Head Of Kinect, Kudo Tsunoda “Core Gamers Never Hated Kinect”

Head Of Kinect, Kudo Tsunoda "Core Gamers Never Hated Kinect"

Speaking to an audience after the firm’s E3 showcase, Microsoft’s Kinect maestro Kudo Tsunoda said: “I mean, I never really thought that core gamers were in any way hostile to Kinect. People saying: ‘Wow, we’d really love to have Kinect in the games that we love to play and the genres and types of games we like to enjoy,’… to me that’s saying like: ‘We really love Kinect, and we’d like Kinect to be in the experiences that we play regularly.’ I never really looked on it as something that we needed to address.

He added: “The number of Kinect experiences we’re going to have are going to triple by the end of the year, so there’s going to be more different types of experiences in more different types of genres.

EA Comment On BF3 Boycott

EA Comment On BF3 Boycott

The main cause of the boycott was the exclusive weapons deal which could cause an imbalance against players who do not pay for the game in advance and those who do not pre-order BF3. Also the Back to Karkand expansion pack being more expansion to gamers picking the title up on the high street.

EA commented via their Battlefield blog saying, “Because we believe in rewarding our core fanbase with special offers — such as giving them the Back to Karkand expansion pack at no extra charge.”