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Best Top Digger Truck Kids Games For iPad & iPhone

October 16, 2012 – 10:44 am | Comments Off

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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Twin sisters Mio Amakura and Mayu Amakura are visiting a childhood play spot when Mayu, who walks with a perpetual limp after a childhood accident, follows a mysterious crimson butterfly deep into the woods. Mio, concerned for her twin, follows Mayu, and the two girls are led to a lost village. While curiously empty, the village appears to have been cursed by some past event. The curse appears to be related to a failed ritual of human sacrifice involving twins, where one twin sacrifices another. This ritual was supposed to keep the Hell Gate beneath the village closed. After one of the twins designated for the sacrifice flees the village, the remaining monks attempt to complete the ritual by hanging Yae's sister, but this instead opens the Hell Gate and releases the evil spirits held inside, who flood the village and kill everyone present.

Review: Dragon Ball Z – Ultimate Tenkaichi (PS3)

October 28, 2011 – 12:44 pm |

I really liked last year’s DBZ game, Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit 2. It felt like the franchise had finally achieved some serious attention with a game that was both deep and fun.
This year, we …

This Arkham City skin inspires great fear

August 24, 2011 – 8:50 am | One Comment

Add another alterna-Batman to the ever-growing pile of skin-swaps available for October’s Batman: Arkham City. IGN reports that the upcoming blu-ray edition of “Green Lantern” will include a code for PS3 owners to receive a …

Weekend AeroProTip: Goldeneye 007

August 21, 2011 – 10:56 am |

GAME> Goldeneye 007 (1997)
SYSTEM> N64
SOURCE> EGM #134, September 2000
Well that’s some nightmare fuel.

Sony, this product placement is shameless

August 15, 2011 – 3:12 pm | One Comment

I’m just getting around to playing Mafia II on PS3, which came out a year ago, and I was SHOCKED to see this storefront window in the game’s second mission! I wonder what the Vita …

Weekend AeroProTip: Starfox 64

August 14, 2011 – 9:14 pm |

GAME> Starfox 64 (1997)
SYSTEM> N64
SOURCE> Nintendo Power #109, June 1998
Oh sure, this is doable. First, you have to have set up one schmuck to be winning, then have him kill two guys at once. That …

Just Dance 2 just dances to Nintendo’s five million Wii club

August 12, 2011 – 9:40 am |

Let’s sweat! Just Dance 2 has become the eighth Wii title to clear five million sold.
The October 2010 release is now part of an exclusive club, heretofore populated solely by Nintendo first-party titles. One can …

Weekend AeroProTip: Kingdom Hearts

August 6, 2011 – 11:38 am |

GAME> Kingdom Hearts (2002)
SYSTEM> PS2
SOURCE> Kingdom Hearts Official Strategy Guide, 2003
One of these days, Disney is going to wake up, call Square Enix and ask “Hey, why haven’t you guys made a decent Kingdom Hearts …

Register for Ratchet & Clank news, immediately receive PSN flotsam

July 30, 2011 – 9:58 am |

Registered PSN account holders recently received an email encouraging sign-ups for the new website ratchet and clank.com. There’s a couple interesting items here, and it’s not just all breathless OMG NEW R&C GAME COMING SOON …

Weekend AeroProTip: The Legend of Zelda – Twilight Princess

July 30, 2011 – 9:29 am | One Comment

GAME> The Legend of Zelda – Twilight Princess (2006)
SYSTEM> Nintendo Wii, GameCube
SOURCE> The Legend of Zelda – Twilight Princess Trading Cards, 2007
This is actually a mostly-useful tip. Another card I have suggests “find another Clawshot …

Review: Dead Block (PSN)

July 28, 2011 – 10:15 pm | One Comment

It’s a unique idea, Dead Block. The $9.99 PSN/XBLA release takes the usual third-person zombie-killing action approach and jams it into an intriguing tower defense format. The hero characters are locked in a building and …

3DS price about to drop to $169.99

July 28, 2011 – 8:34 am | 2 Comments

Nintendo blinked.
Starting August 12, the $249.99 handheld gets a significant price drop to $169.99. Clearly this is Nintendo shoring up fortifications well in advance of Sony’s PS Vita arrival, and removing the single biggest objection …

Club Nintendo: Make a mega-Mii!

July 26, 2011 – 11:28 am | One Comment

Nintendo has added three new items to the Club Nintendo rewards list… one of which you could make yourself if you have access to a poster printer.
200 Club points can net you a Giant Mii …

Weekend AeroProTip: Taz in Escape From Mars

July 23, 2011 – 9:34 am |

GAME> Taz in Escape From Mars (1994)
SYSTEM> Sega Genesis
SOURCE> Totally Kids Magazine, Autumn 1994
And we wonder why the whole Looney Tunes empire went off the rails and all but vanished after “Space Jam.”

Nintendo Video launches next week on 3DS

July 22, 2011 – 8:59 am |

When the Netflix on 3DS announcement came out, Nintendo had one little line in there that caused a flurry of speculation: 3D video was coming soon. Framed inside a Netflix dog-and-pony show, it was easy …

Chulip, a PS2 rarity, found new for $5

July 19, 2011 – 6:55 pm | One Comment

And there’s Chulip, a bizarre PS2 rarity, on sale at Five Below for, yes, $5. Chulip was a GameStop exclusive back in 2007, exclusive probably because Natsume figured it wasn’t worth pressing enough copies to …

Your first 3DS Pokemon game is… Pokemon Rumble Blast

July 19, 2011 – 10:32 am |

The Toy Pokemon return in Pokemon Rumble Blast, an upcoming 3DS release that follows up on a 2009 WiiWare release, Pokemon Rumble.
Naturally, this new version will include the critters from the latest generation of pokegames, …