Category: Gaming

Max Payne is a Pain in the Ass

The other day, me and my friend went to Cinestar Cinemas at Deira City Centre to watch Max Payne. I was actually looking forward to the movie, because I love the game and I wanted to find out whether the movie adaptation of the game was equally brilliant. And I am disappointed. While there is […]

Patapon Comes Marching In!

Today, when I reached office, I was in for a surprise. A packet was waiting for me at the reception – it was from a PR agency. I thought to myself, “Just another press release!” When I opened the packet, I was astounded – a drum-like box was inside with “Patapon” written on it. On […]

Germany Bound

I am traveling to Germany today to attend the largest IT extravaganza in the world – CeBIT 2008 at Hannover. Samsung Electronics was nice enough to sponsor this trip for PC Magazine – a magazine I edit. I will be in Germany for three days and I hope to make the best of this trip. […]

Just Cause 2 to Release This Year

Eidos Interactive has confirmed the details of a brand new title for 2008 – JUST CAUSE 2, the sequel to the 2006 smash-hit video game. Developed by Avalanche Studios, JUST CAUSE 2 stars Rico Rodriquez, back to wreak havoc once again, this time with a new destination – the huge playground of the South East […]

Prototype to Feature Barry Pepper and Other Hollywood Talent

Sierra Entertainment has announced that PROTOTYPE, the company’s upcoming open-world/action game, will feature the voice acting skills of notable Hollywood talent including Barry Pepper, Gordon Clapp and Paul Guilfoyle among others. Already hotly tipped as a game to look out for in 2008 according to Electronic Gaming Monthly, GameSpy.com and other industry editorials, PROTOTYPE is […]

Need For Speed Competition Winner Announced

Electronic Arts has announced the winner of their Need For Speed ProStreet competition which ran throughout the month of December. EA teamed up with the renowned West Coast Customs to give away an astonishing prize of AED 95,000 (!!) worth of car modifications. This will be one of the first car makeovers West Coast Customs […]

Eidos to Unleash Highlander

Eidos Interactive has announced the upcoming release of Highlander for Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC. Based on the cult film and television franchise, Highlander lets players experience immortality as they take control of Owen MacLeod in a third person action adventure spanning 2000 years of history. The game also lets the player embark on […]