New York Cracks Down on the Online Gaming of Sex Offenders

The New York attorney general’s office and a slew of gaming companies (including Blizzard, Sony and Microsoft) have joined forces to block thousands of convicted sexual predators from participating in online gaming. The campaign, known as “Operation: Game Over” utilizes a law that is already in place that requires sexual predators to register all online… Continue reading

Starhawk Beta is Live and Release Date Announced

Multiplayer fans on the PS3 got a galactic treat last week when the Starhawk beta opened up to the public. Sony also announced the release date for the game itself for May 8. A sequel to the popular Warhawk has players engaging in intense multiplayer third person shooter action on the ground and vehicular combat that… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: I Will Define You

The releases keep on coming, and it has been a while since id joined the party. However, PC’s and game reviewers were left as confused as Xbox 360 cable subscribers in the end. Locally we are focused on our two upcoming events while cranking through our play queue as fast as October will allow. Every… Continue reading

Ico and Shadow of the Colossus Collection Selling Out in the Good Way

In what could be labeled as quite a surprise, the recently released Ico and Shadow of the Colossus Collection for the PlayStation 3 knocked Gears of War 3 off the top spot in the sales chart last week. Granted, Gears 3 sold 3 million copies in its first week but for a rerelease of critically acclaimed PS2… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Now is When

Big week for release date news surrounding a number of “when its done” titles which helped distract us from the mess that is now Netflix. Qwikster? Come on. There was plenty of new action on our site this week as we introduced a new contributor, announced our first live podcast (this Tuesday 9/27 at 8pm),… Continue reading