This Week’s Worst Way to Waste Money

The auction website eBay is home to many strange and wonderful things. In the video game world it’s a place where collectors can find the rare item they didn’t know they were looking for. Just last month an NES game called Stadium Events sold on eBay for $40,000. So it seems that people are coming… Continue reading

Instant Action, a game changer?

Games in your Browser! G4 recently posted an article that consisted entirely of a 20 minute playable demo of the PC game, The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition. The post uses a service called Instant Action to embed what is essentially a rich media Java-based game launcher. The launcher works by clicking a button… Continue reading

Monkey Island 2 SE Features Creators’ Audio Commentary

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge is getting even more special edition treatment than its predecessor. Not only is the classic adventure game getting LucasArts revealed that Ron Gilbert, Tim Schafer, and Dave Grossman are all participating in adding their witty commentary to the game. “Players will be able to hear the three’s insights into key… Continue reading

FiNCK Emits a Doki Doki Panic

I’m surprised it took this long to see a promising game influenced by Super Mario Bros 2. Nicklas “Nifflas” Nygren, the creator of the recent adventure game Saira (available on Steam for $9.99), has announced FiNCK (Fire Nuclear Crocodile Killer) for the PC. “FiNCK was basically meant to be really fun to develop, as well… Continue reading

MLB.TV on PS3

On April 22, an app was released that let subscribers of MLB.TV watch any game they like on the PS3. You have to download it from the Playstation Store, it’s a small 16MB file and installs under the video section on the XMB. You can watch any game scheduled for that day as well and… Continue reading

Massage Me Available on XBLA

A new indie game, Massage Me, is now available on XBLA for 240 points. The game seems to be a sexually direct “play with your Xbox controller not yourself” kind of game. The main feature of the game is to send vibrations to other players, via XBL local multiplayer, who then feel those vibrations that… Continue reading