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IMHO: Mods – giving the tools to the user


Hmm...yes. Indeed. Modders created us...let us say hoorah! Hmm Yes Indeed. Hoorah!

A new story that came out Wednesday on PC Gamer shows some new mods that have been added to Skyrim through the Steam Workshop.  These mods range from useful and clever to funny and some are just downright weird.  There are some crabs with top hats and monocles, some very useful spells, and even a spider that looks like Spiderman! That thing was creeeepy. Read the rest of this entry

Top 5 Reasons to Play a Woman Character


Top 5 Reasons to Play a Woman Character

-Contributed by James Masterson

After spending countless days being mocked and ridiculed for playing a lady character in games, I have decided to write about why I choose to embark on all my gaming adventures as a woman. And hopefully this will convince my gaming counterparts to do likewise.

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Sony’s Biggest Hurdles


polevault zombieIn review of 2011, Sony had an okay year among core gamers. The PS3 came out with several exclusive titles that were a success in the market, but Sony has a few problems. So what hurdles keep Sony from hitting the success that other companies have made?

The only people who seem to be interested in Sony’s products are core gamers because there just isn’t anything that has been released that even applies to a broader audience other than LittleBigPlanet. Sony has outlined their plans for hitting a younger audience beginning early 2012, but releasing something for the Move or a few kid’s games isn’t going to be enough.  Xbox and Wii equipment have already ensured that. Those two companies already possess a popularity that the Move will never achieve. What Sony needs is something exclusive and original. Wii gave us the motion control, so forget that.  Microsoft gave us the Kinect, so forget that too. Sony needs to give consumers something they can’t get anywhere else and something that works.

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Image of the Week: Holiday Invaders


holiday invaders

Aww, look at those space invaders, spreading holiday cheer like a laser blast to the face.  It’s what they do best.  This holiday tee is available from redbubble.  The space invaders and Gametaffy want to wish all of our fans a very merry Christmas, and happy holidays!

PSN’s Top Indie Title for 2011


limboLimbo pulled in the most sales on the Playstation network in 2011 for Indie titles.  Limbo is a 2D sidescroller with a very unique color scheme; it has none!  The player wakes up as a young boy in a dark world without color.  It turns out the boy is in a state of Limbo, and escape is essential, as Limbo is a dangerous and gruesome place!

Sony just released a list of all the top selling 3rd and 1st party titles.

Top 3 Indie titles:

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