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Best Top Digger Truck Kids Games For iPad & iPhone

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There are a couple of great truck games on the iPad you might enjoy for your kids that I wanted to share. As far as construction truck and Schoolbus games for kids go, these are …

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December 31, 2008 – 11:41 pm | Rage Against the Machines report card

Hey, does anyone remember that feature 1up ran at the launch of the PS3 and Wii in late 2006? Scott Sharkey, who I know best for that sedate yet learned tone on 1up’s Retronauts podcast …

Looking Back At 2008 Predictions

December 31, 2008 – 3:18 pm |
Looking Back At 2008 Predictions

At the beginning of 2008 I made a few predictions for the coming year.  Some were crazy, some were serious, and some just made people scratch their heads.  So how did I do when I …

10 Predictions For The New Year

December 31, 2008 – 2:10 pm | 2 Comments

With 2009 less then twelve hours away it’s time to make some predictions about what may come to pass in the new year. I am no fortune teller, but if the past serves as benchmark …

Microsoft Has a New Hardware Issue: RRoZ

December 31, 2008 – 1:56 pm |

In the early hours of the morning, some people went to their 30GB Zune players and got a rather rude surprise.  The devices were stuck on an error message and no matter what they tried …

I’ve become a statistic by spilling coffee into my keyboard

December 31, 2008 – 1:42 pm | One Comment

Some time ago, I deftly managed to spill a full cup of coffee into my spare USB keyboard. It’s an early Apple USB keyboard that came with a circa 2001 CRT iMac DV I picked …

Five years of consumerism is worth 680 coins, Nintendo? Really?

December 31, 2008 – 11:26 am | 4 Comments

Club Nintendo’s not acting up anymore, but I almost wish it was. Now that the dust has settled and the site’s performing acceptably, I can actually click around and figure out where they moved everything …

White Knight Chronicles opening cinematic is a stunner, but are we excited?

December 31, 2008 – 10:03 am |

It’s hard to get too excited for a Japanese RPG anymore. I haven’t seen anything really innovative among these in some time, and they really are all starting to look the same. My wife and …

Shin Megami Tensei: Imagine Online MMO Enters Open Beta

December 30, 2008 – 5:36 pm |

After a long closed beta in Japan, that saw numerous persons from out of country attempting to join the game, Shin Megami Tensei: Imagine Online has gone live with an open beta here in the …

Broken Sword Games Coming to Good Old Games

December 30, 2008 – 5:02 pm |

Good Old Games gave us two free adventure game releases last week from Revolution Software.  Now, Good Old Games has released two of the four games in the Broken Sword series. 
Broken Sword 2: The Smoking …

Aeropodcast #63: Sporticus Maximus

December 30, 2008 – 3:39 pm |

This week, it is a crazy, zany fun filled podcast as Joe, Fourhman, Stephen and Mike get together to talk shop about some of the stories that they thought were big for the year, as …

Pain Is The Biggest PSN Game In 2008

December 30, 2008 – 12:07 am |

1up got a list of the top 10 most downloaded PSN games:
1. Pain
2. High Velocity Bowling
3. Super Stardust HD
4. PixelJunk Monsters
5. flow

Being a non PS3 owner, I been often out of the PS3 gaming loop.  …

Review: Castlevania Judgment (Wii)

December 29, 2008 – 11:27 pm |
Review: Castlevania Judgment (Wii)

What is it?
Castlevania Judgment is the first game in the long-running Castlevania franchise for Nintendo Wii. Rather than being an action adventure game like the other games in the series, Judgment is something different. It’s …

Boom Blox game breaking glitch is 100% reproducible, now how do I avoid it? UPDATED

December 29, 2008 – 12:39 pm |

UPDATED 31 DEC, 2008! It turns out my initial perception that I was missing something obvious was correct, while my conclusion that the game had a problem was completely wrong. While it never was necessary …

EA Lets You Try, Try Again Installing Spore

December 28, 2008 – 10:24 am | 2 Comments

EA has surprised most by offering Spore and other games on Steam, but before Christmas I also saw a little tidbit hit the news wires that some may have missed. I know a friend …

This toddler knows her gaming brands better than I do

December 28, 2008 – 12:01 am |

Gamer parents like me tend to have children who can recognize a number of familiar gaming-related images from pretty early on. My daughter, in fact, was identifying many of Nintendo’s famous characters, particularly the cute …

eBay’s seller squeeze furrowing brows, spawning alternatives

December 27, 2008 – 8:52 pm | One Comment

It wasn’t long ago that eBay enacted a significant shift in the way they did business. Those who sell on eBay have noticed the difference much more than buyers have, because in general, the changes …