Coming Soon! 10/29/2012

Christmas is a-coming. Can you feel it? Can you feel your game store filling up with games you’ve never heard of? Have you seen the annual signs yet like the Call of Duty or Professor Layton games lining store shelves? If you haven’t you’ll see one this week.

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Coming Soon! 5/21/2012

I don’t even have to guess. You’re not done with Diablo 3. Seriously how could anybody be done with that game in one week? Obviously the game industry thinks one week is more than enough because we have yet another open world, potentially hundred hour Role Playing Game knocking on the doors and a shooter that snuck up on us without too much fanfare oddly enough. Does anybody have a TARDIS I can borrow? I swear I’ll give it back when I’m done catching up!

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Marketing Stunt Goes Bad

An artist’s rendition of the incident.

Now this was just plain dumb. A promotional stunt for Splinter Cell: Conviction in New Zealand went awry when a Sam Fisher look alike pointed a fake gun at bar patrons in Auckland, reports GamePolitics.

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Coming Soon! 4/12/2010

I think I figured out why releases have literally dropped like a rock over the course of one week. It’s tax season, and the game industry is doing its part in making sure people aren’t distracted from doing their taxes. How nice of them. Ubisoft seems to have gone rogue and released a triple-A title this week. Have you no shame, Ubisoft.

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Splinter Cell: Conviction Release Date Set in Stone (Literally)

After numerous delays, Splinter Cell: Conviction finally has an official release date: April 13, reports Kotaku. Ubisoft is so sure about this date that they’ve even set it in stone.

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Splinter Cell:Conviction Gets Special

Here’s one for the irony department. Modern Warfare 2 Prestige Edition gets night vision goggles, but Splinter Cell Conviction Collector’s Edition does not, according to Kotaku. The goggles were a signature look for hero Sam Fisher, you see. That’s why it’s ironic.

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The Week In Review

Welcome one and welcome all to the recap to cap off your week with. If it happened during the week you’ll no doubt re-hear about it here, with a bit of a sarcastic and witty twist of course. They say hindsight is 20/20 so lets look back at the stories that broke this week that made us laugh, cry, gasp and say WHY GAWD, WHY?!?!?

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Ubisoft… WTH???

Today Ubisoft reported its first quater sales, to our disappointment inside the submission was news that they have decided to delay the release of Splinter Cell Conviction and Red Steel 2.

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