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Wednesday: June 17, 2009

Remember Mad Dog Mcree from the arcades? You'll be able to play it on the Wii again.Remember Mad Dog Mcree from the arcades? You'll be able to play it on the Wii again.

Not just one adventure either, but three games rolled into one package. Bonus: multiplayer included as well.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:36 AM | Tags (4) | gaming | nintendo | shooter | wii |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 16, 2009

An in-depth reevaluation of Final Fantasy VIII.An in-depth reevaluation of Final Fantasy VIII.

'In-depth' really doesn't scratch the surface in terms of article depth. Grab a cup of coffee, enjoy the read and then go dust off the old Playstation.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 8:30 PM | Tags (5) | finalfantasy | sony | playstation | square | gaming |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Ars Technica reviews the new Ghostbusters video game.Ars Technica reviews the new Ghostbusters video game.

Ghostbusters brings what we loved about the movie to video games, with some great results. This is far from a perfect title, but fans of the movie will quickly overlook the game's few flaws.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 12:41 PM | Tags (4) | ars | gaming | ghostbuster | review |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Creators of Peggle try a different iTunes pricing approach and get some interesting results.Creators of Peggle try a different iTunes pricing approach and get some interesting results.

Case in point: before the sale, Peggle was sitting at around #60 on the App Store game charts. And after the sale? Peggle was sitting pretty at #1, having sold 'nearly as many units in those four days as they had in the 3 weeks afters the game's launch'.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:51 AM | Tags (5) | appstore | cheap | gaming | peggle | volume |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 15, 2009

A short quiz to see how much you really know about Nintendo games past and present.A short quiz to see how much you really know about Nintendo games past and present.

There are some trick questions sprinkled in here and there but overall really not that tough.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 10:11 PM | Tags (3) | nintendo | quiz | gaming |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tim Curry to lend his voice work over to Brutal Legend video game.Tim Curry to lend his voice work over to Brutal Legend video game.

Awesome!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 9:51 PM | Tags (5) | brutallegend | doublefine | gaming | timcurry | timschafer |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


A new Xbox 360 just might be coming out this fall.A new Xbox 360 just might be coming out this fall.

Although it may just be a slight speed bump to accomodate that whole Project Natal add-on thing.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:39 AM | Tags (5) | console | gaming | natal | release | xbox |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: May 6, 2009

Electronic Arts posts small loss for fourth quarter. Uh oh.Electronic Arts posts small loss for fourth quarter. Uh oh.

I'm sure everything will turn out just fine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 9:45 AM | Tags (4) | ea | loss | gaming | profits |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 394 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Beatles Rock Band  edition will set you back about $250. Wow.Beatles Rock Band edition will set you back about $250. Wow.

Well, at least this will be one way to get those digitally remastered versions of my favorite Beatles tracks.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 9:45 AM | Tags (3) | beatles | rockband | gaming |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 426 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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