Archive for April, 2008

Baron Davis’ New Project

Posted in Fun with tags , , on April 17, 2008 by maxpwnage

Since I’m working at home most of the time, I tend to get lost doing random stuff on the net, like checking up Youtube, imageboards and forums. Recently though, I found a site that will surely kill my productivity, ibeatyou.com. A friend invited me up to join one of the competitions he made, and I got hooked ever since.

He also told me celebrities like Jessica Alba and Baron Davis of the Golden State Warriors was playing in it too, and I got more excited to join in. Well, it turns out Baron Davis is a co-founder, along with a few others. I gotta commend these guys for an excellent idea, a social networking site that’s also a browser game is something I’ve always wanted to see, and I think this one’s off to a good start. Now if only I could get votes in BDizzle’s beard growing contest…

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It’s About Time

Posted in Personal with tags , , on April 16, 2008 by maxpwnage

Over the past few days, I’ve noticed my 8-year old 21″ CRT monitor starting to give way, it’s randomly changing screen sizes and other weird stuff, as if it’s saying “Let me rest already goddamnit!“. I know you must be thinking “Oh wow, a CRT monitor at this day and age?!”, though don’t worry, I’ve always been planning to go and get an LCD, just that I’m too busy with work to have it replaced. So now I guess I have no choice but to go and get a new one. Right now I’m eyeing the 24″ Samsung SyncMaster 243T, though if you guys can recommend something better (or something that’s more value for money), I’d really appreciate it.

The Five Hottest Games coming in Spring 2008

Posted in Video Games with tags , , , on April 16, 2008 by maxpwnage

Unlike movies where blockbusters come out during the Summer, this year’s biggest video game titles come will come out this Spring season. Here are the five highly-anticipated games that will surely top most gamers’ must-buy lists.

1. Grand Theft Auto IV – It goes without question that Rockstar‘s next game in the controversial Grand Theft Auto series is the hottest game of the season, with it’s promises of redefining the ‘sandbox’ genre of highly immersive gaming. When screenshots of GTAIV first came out, I couldn’t believe that they pulled off an almost exact copy of New York City’s skyline for the games’ fictional setting Liberty City, and the thought of GTA-type gameplay on a highly detailed game world like it made my head spin.

Over the last few weeks a ton of previews have come up for the game, with promises of a totally revamped physics and graphics engine, realistic car handling, much more realistic AI and tons of new content, as well as a no-holds barred ‘do whatever you want’ gameplay that gamers loved about the previous games. This game will be coming out for the PS3 and the Xbox360 first, and will hit PCs later on, and I’m sure everyone’s itching to play it, and I’m sure that there’ll surely be a lot of controversy comin thereafter. Grand Theft Auto IV comes out April 29.

2. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots – Probably the most anticipated game on the Playstation 3, Metal Gear Solid 4 will be Sony’s trump card in the raging console war. Konami’s Metal Gear Solid series has been the benchmark of stealth action games, with the first 3 games becoming the biggest hits for their respective systems when they came out.

The highly cinematic game follows the exploits of our hero Solid Snake (who seems to have aged a bit) set five years after the events of Metal Gear Solid 2, as he deals with the threat of his remaining nemesis, Liquid Ocelot. MGS4 will be released on June 12.

3. Mario Kart Wii – Nintendo’s Wii conslone has shown proved itself as the perfect platform for addictively fun games that crosses generations, and with the massive success of Super Smash Bros. Brawl (with most gamers calling it one of the best games ever), Nintendo revs up our adrenaline again with the impending release of the Wii incarnation of their highly addictive racing title, Mario Kart Wii.

The new game ditches the innovations presented with the Gamecube version and goes back to basics with one-person vehicle action, wonderfuly constructed colorful tracks, as well as trademark power-ups to blast your competition off the road. What’s new though is online support, allowing you to race along with 11 other people from all over the globe! Mario Kart Wii comes out April 27, so heat up your engines and prepare to race!

4. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2 – Ubisoft’s Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas totally revamped the gameplay of the long-running squad-based tactical shooter series, with updated graphics, dynamic gameplay as well as a robust multiplayer gameplay for Xbox Live, and became one of the best-selling games for the Xbox360 in 2006. The sequel Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2, which will take place before and after the events of the first game, promises better AI for the single-player mode, a new character creation system and more, as Team Rainbow takes on the terrorists that took over Las Vegas.

I absolutely loved R6 Vegas, the single player gameplay was well done and gameplay on Live was one of the most thrilling experiences I’ve ever had for the system and I’ve yet to try out Vegas 2 but I’m sure it’ll be a blast. The Xbox360 and PS3 versions are out now, with the PC version coming soon sometime this April.

5. Gran Turismo 5: Prologue – Sony’s long-running Gran Turismo series is the the definitive title when it comes to racing simulation, featuring licensed cars, realistic gameplay and famous tracks recreated in absolute precision. While not being a full game, Gran Turismo 5: Prologue will hope to satisfy the appetite of racing addicts worldwide as they wait for the release of the full game later this year, as it gives them a preview of what to expect with the full version.

Prologue will have 60 licensed cars under it’s hood, unbelievably realistic graphics and for the first time in the series, online multiplayer gameplay. The game will come out on the shelves, as well as for download on the Playstation Store, on April 15.

Whether you’re a hardcore gamer, a casual one or somewhere in between, this Spring season has a multitude of great titles for you, so get ready and prepare your controllers!

Warhammer 40k News: Dawn of War II and WH40k MMO

Posted in Online Games, PC Games with tags , , , on April 9, 2008 by maxpwnage

Over the past few days news on the most anticipated games based on Games Workshop‘s Warhammer 40,000 universe have come out.

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II

THQ Inc. and Relic Entertainment officially revealed news on the sequel to one of the most successful RTS games of the past few years, Warhammer 40k: Dawn of War II last April 3.

A teaser has been uploaded, as well as a few screenshots, and it looks absolutely amazing. I enjoyed the hell out of Dawn of War and it’s 3 expansions, and it looks like Dawn of War II will be a worthy sequel. So far Space Marines and Ork races have been announced, though hopefully they’ll include the Tyranids this time. As you can see from the shots the graphics look totally wicked, and it seems like there’ll be a lot of new gameplay elements that’ll make it more exciting than ever!

Warhammer 40,000 MMORPG in the works?

We all know how a massively-multiplayer online game that takes place in the Warhammer 40k universe would totally rock, so imagine my excitement when I saw in Kotaku that details have come out on the Warhammer 40k MMORPG! What even made it more awesome was the fact that comic book artist extraordinaire Joe Madureira (Battle Chasers, The Ultimates 3) will stand in as Creative Director! I’m pretty sure this game will be TOTALLY EPIC, and if done right it even has the potential to unthrone WoW (a longshot, I know) as the best MMO ever. I can’t wait for screenshots and more details on the gameplay!

It’s no doubt that MMORPGs and Strategy Games are the perfect venue for presenting the Warhammer 40k universe to the a whole new generation, as miniature gaming and pen-and-paper RPGs are unfortunately losing popularity. That being said, I wonder what other media WH40k can explore? Maybe a live-action movie? Or even a social networking site based on the universe (Web 2.0 lol, it could work…)? One thing’s for certain though, with it’s rich lore and interesting universe, races and characters, I’m pretty sure WH40k will be around for years to come.

“Big Bang”

Posted in Fun with tags on April 8, 2008 by maxpwnage

Got this interesting game from Attitude, The Ultimate Power:

*Start Copy Here*

You do not have to be tagged to play along. This game is simple and so are the rules.

1. Copy from *Start Copy Here* through *End Copy Here*

2. Add your site(s) to the list. Just be sure to post the “Big Bang” at each site you add.

3. Tag or don’t tag, your choice, however, the more tags you create the longer the list will grow.

4. Let me know your blog’s name and url by leaving me a comment HERE. I will add you to the master list. (If you would like a scroll box code, leave me your email address and I will email it to you.) Scroll Box Example. (I decided not to use the box for the Big Bang for ease of copying.)

5. Come back and copy the master list back to your site, often. This process will allow late-comers to get as much link benefit as the first ones in. Once you are on the master list people who have participated earlier will update their bookmarks and help everyone lower than them out on the list.

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Gaming Community Celebrates April Fools’ Day

Posted in Video Games, Weird with tags , , , , on April 3, 2008 by maxpwnage

April Fools’ Day has been one of the most celebrated occasions ever, and the gaming community has always played an active part in turning people into complete morons. This year we’ve seen some of the most elaborate pranks ever played by gaming companies and communities, check these out:

IGN.com’s “The Legend of Zelda” Live Action Movie Trailer

Probably the most elaborate prank this year, IGN.com released this “exclusive trailer”, and was so well made that it totally fooled a lot of people into thinking that it was real! The movie trailer seens like it was based on The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time from the N64, and I can’t blame them, it’s a damn good story and it would really make a good movie. Thumbs up to whoever made the trailer, it almost got me.

Assassin’s Solid

Game publishers Konami and Ubisoft collaborated on this awesome trailer for a game called “Assassin’s Solid”, an amalgamation of Konami’s highly anticipated Metal Gear Solid 4 and Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed. Introduced by Jade Raymond from Ubisoft, the trailer showed gameplay from MGS4 with one glaring difference… instead of featuring Solid Snake, it shows Assassin’s Creed protagonist Altair smoking a cig and packing heat (though they later reveal that it’s really Solid Snake all along, wearing Altair’s robe). The punchline comes from Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima though, as he closes the video with “Did you rike it?”

Blizzard

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Blizzard Entertainment delivered again this year, with a hefty amount of fake news and pranks. First they announced a merger between their parent company Vivendi and Guitar Hero publisher Activision, and will be coming up with a Bard class for World of Warcraft‘s Wrath of the Lich King expansion featuring Guitar Hero gameplay. Then they also came up with a Diablo Loot Pinata, a Tauren Marine character for Starcraft II and an upcoming World of Warcraft: The Molten Core console game… for the Atari 2600. Blizzard’s April Fools pranks never really ceases to amuse everyone, and they certainly didn’t disappoint this year!

Super Pii Pii Brothers

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ThinkGeek.com had this hilarious offering, a product overview of an upcoming game from Japan for the Nintendo Wii called “Super Pii Pii Brothers” where you wear a harness over your waist, strap in the Wiimote, and try to “aim” an endless stream of pee into toilets onscreen. Hell if this game was real I’d get it in a heartbeat! It sounds like a fun game to play during drinkouts… as long as nobody gets pee’d on for reals.

This year’s April Fools’ pranks were totally some of the best so far, and it’s amazing how much effort these people gave just to make these. I hope next year’s would be just as fun or even better… granted that it won’t be changed to Rickroll Day.