Major Nelson, aka Larry Hyrb, has posted to his Twitter than audio aficionados will rejoice when Xbox adds audio passthrough functionality to the Series X soon. The audio processing has been handled by the console itself, but for those that want their physical media to be processed on their home theatre equipment you’ll now have the ability.
Mortal Kombat, in some ways, defined my childhood. Roughly around the time I was finding my identity in kindergarten, I was introduced to the first game at a birthday party for a female friend whom I had a crush on. After the opening of presents and before we were take the rink and roller skate, all of us five and six year-olds were unleashed into the arcade. My father had graciously shown me Ente...[Read More]
2010 will be a monument in the year for gaming. Motion controls for all systems were finally introduced, the Xbox 360 wisely added built-in WiFi, the PS3 made 3D gaming a reality, and the Nintendo Wii…was still the Nintendo Wii. Yet amidst it all, Sony, Microsoft and even Nintendo came out swinging and neither one let up (even if Sony lost some steam at the end of the year.) And while I̵...[Read More]
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Announces BATMAN: ARKHAM CITY™ As the Official Title for the Sequel to the Critically Acclaimed Batman: Arkham Asylum™
Motion captured that is with stunning results. Sony Online Entertainment released a kick ass promo for their upcoming DC Universe Online game. Check it out!
The trailer for Gears of War 3 has landed online and I gotta tell ya. I CAAAAN NOOOOOOOOOT wait till April 2011. I want to play it now.
It appears as though someone had forgotten to make a change to the “go live” date for the latest Gears of War installment announcement on the Xbox 360 Spotlight on the dashboard. Oooops. Last night game creator Cliff Bleszinski was to appear on Jimmy Fallon to announce the game, but that was pushed until this coming Monday. Thanks to Twitter I was brought up to speed on this little mis...[Read More]
Take Halo Home for the Holidays! Microsoft has unveiled an exclusive Xbox 360 Elite Special Edition with Halo 3 and Halo 3 ODST is available, so now is your chance to leap into the Halo universe like never before.
I guess one could say one of the fundamental laws of Geekdom is that you have to choose a side. Either Fantasy or Sci-Fi, and that those, like myself who refuse to choose, are just not worthy of the Geek title. It appears that Bioware is trying to bridge that gap. By offering exclusive items to two of the most anticipated RPG’s of the upcoming year.
Our friends at Microsoft has unveiled a brand new Xbox 360® Elite Special Edition bundle only available at EB Gamestop’s across Canada. The reason… Forza Motorsports 3.
In an unexpected surprise today, Ubisoft has dropped a tiny pebble onto the interweb which is quickly becoming a tidal wave! If you haven’t heard about, or come across, this little video yet be prepared to have your eyes AND mind impressed. Assassin’s Creed: Lineage – Part I. This first of a series of short films sets up the story for Ubisoft‘s upcoming release of Assassin&...[Read More]
Every week Xbox Lives Major Nelson aka Larry Hryb put’s out the top Played Xbox 360 games as well as Top Arcade title and Top Indie games. Here are the numbers for the week of October 5th 2009.