Comment posted PS3 hardware now profitable for Sony by VofEscaflowne.
So the whole 10 year life cycle isn’t looking too far fetched anymore :p It probably won’t reach the same sale numbers though, haha.
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- 2010 SpikeTV VG Awards are a Joke
I’m surprised it took you this long to realize they’re a joke.
- Six Underwhelming Limited Editions
I also like the EA limited editions and unlike many other games, it’s exactly what its name implies: it’s limited! I hate some of the other limited/collector’s editions because they usually end up putting a bunch of crap I do not want ALONG with the DLC I would love to get. Dead Space 2, Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood, Black Ops… they all have junk, while maybe cool at first, will just sit there and gather dust after a few minutes and require me to shell out 100$+ which I could instead spend on several games to enjoy. I wouldn’t mind if they kept doing this in the future. Limited edition for early adopters featuring some of the DLC offered in the collector’s edition that’s being sold at a higher price for extra junk I don’t want 😛 Win for me!
- New Generation Guilty of Premature Birth to Games
Just to say, Castlevania has been patched. It was released yesterday actually and should fix the save glitch issues people have been experiencing.
Great article though… I hate that mentality so many developers seem to adopt. I’d rather wait for the game to be released as a final product instead of receiving it along with devs telling me its issues will be fixed “soon” which is most likely not soon at all.
- Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Review
Gotta agree about Gabriel not showing any sign of physical exhaustion by the end of the game. The narration itself points it out yet Gabriel himself remains unchanged.
As for the rest, it’s simply fantastic. Music, visuals, gameplay, it’s all there in one neat package and a fresh new take on Castlevania lore. Even after losing my file to the nasty save glitch, I’ve decided to start anew and get the platinum I set out to do in the first place. The game is just fun to play once you get the hang of the combat.
Cannot wait to see what kind of direction the sequel will take with this reboot to the franchise.
- This Generation’s Best Retro-Flavored Soundtracks
I can’t believe I forgot that… I actually had to hunt down a few of the songs on Youtube. Particurlarly this one, which I LOVE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsPMp8D-rKQ&feature=related
Love the mix of old 8bit sounds with more modern stuff in this one.