Tag Archives: Xbox

This week’s Avoid Spikes comic now online!

In this week’s ‘Avoid Spikes’, we examine subtle ways to tell if your life is perhaps not where you hoped it would be by now.


The best video game console: you decide

We decide to let the internets decide which is the best games console.

dogsounds reviews: Halo 3: ODST

In this latest issue of ‘dogsounds reviews:’, we pop our VISR on, peek out of cover and take a gander at Halo 3: ODST. Oorah!

Why so Serious? Sam to hit Xbox Live

Croteam reveal that they are bringing Serious Sam: The First Encounter to Xbox Live, with HD graphics. Glee!

E3 2009: Microsoft E3 press conference missing only fluffy kittens

dogsounds breaks down the Microsoft E3 press conference for all the juicy tit-bits.

New Avoid Spikes comic now online!

This week’s ‘Avoid Spikes’ marks a sad passing.

dogsounds reviews: F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin

dogsounds weighs and measures Monolith’s ‘F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin’ and finds that it is not wanting.

When fan-made movies kick ass.

Some guys cobble together a few bucks and make a Half-Life 2 short film. Wow.

Man drives Warthog, pees maybe just a little.

This man got to drive a real-life UNSC Warthog, and we hate him.

Gordon Freeman, reluctant hero

In a new machinima series, Gordon Freeman’s true inner dialog is revealed…

dogsounds reviews: Gears Of War 2

dogsounds takes on the Locust horde in this review of Gears Of War 2.

New Avoid Spikes comic strip now online!

This week, Avoid Spikes examines an annoying trend in videogames: developers missing the boatload of annoying that is smacking them in the face with a wet fish.

MS also have controller news. Also with a helping of suck

Microsoft finally give gamers what they want – a useful D-pad. But not if you are in the US. and not if you want to play anything other than PES.

Xbox 360 price cut…kinda

 Microsoft have just confirmed what we all knew already announced that the price of the Pro 360 SKU is to drop from today from $349 to $299. Don’t get too excited though – this is not really a drop – think of it as “stock clearance” – as they have also announced a 60-gig model. […]

In defence of Airborne: a fresh perspective

I take a second look at EA’s Medal Of Honor Airborne, and come to the conclusion that in the proper context, my review in 2007 was a little harsh.

Hail to the king, baby! Duke Nukem to hit XBLA?

  Yeah, baby! Looks like it’s time to kick ass and chew bubble gum again – and we’re still all out of gum! Someone allegedly close to the source has sent screenshots to Kotaku that suggest, pretty heavily, that everyone’s favorite FPS – Duke Nukem 3D – is headed towards XBLA.

Bungie Love

Okay, so I’m a day late, but yesterday was Bungie Day – the 7th of the 7th. Traditionally, Bungie day is the day fans celebrate the goodness that is Bungie, and usually we get little treats from the good folks themselves. This year is no different.

dogsounds reviews: Doom 3. Wait…what?

What’s that you say? Another dogsounds reviews:? About time? Well, yes. But this one is…well…just a little late to the party. I haven’t had chance to get my hands on any new games lately, so I’m afraid this one is an oldie. A title from the original Xbox catalog: Doom 3, to be precise. It’s […]