Monthly Archives May 2008

Beyond Good and Evil 2: The Horror

Behold the teaser trailer for Beyond Good and Evil 2: On the one hand, I loved BGE and I am glad to hear there will be a sequel. On the other hand, Uncle Pey’j looks disturbing, like on of those creepy pictures where Mario looks like a real human being. And the way he lasciviously […]

Suzumiya Haruhi + Super Mario = win

After weeks of inaction… what has he been concocting in his lair? What nugget of wisdom has he been cooking up in his kitchen of doom? The tension mounts. A video of a Super Mario level where the sound effects match the opening track of cult anime series ‘The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi’. Clearly my […]

The Rock Band pricing fiasco

Add 170 to 70, then google “240 euros in dollars” – first hit: ZOMG is EA / Harmonix nuts asking for 370 frickin’ dollars for Rockband? For comparison: the same bundle costs $150 in the U.S. – 97 Euros. So that’s over twice as expensive. You know? With most games, I wait a year or […]