There are only a few short days until the year 2012 comes to an end. There have been some phenomenal releases in gaming, not just from the big developers, but the indie guys as well. This week’s round of Nerd Wars! is going to be a tough one to call. We’ve gone through and selected some of the best reviewed games of the year and we need your help deciding which of them was the best game of 2012.
Let’s face it, to a certain degree we’re all bro’s or bro-ette’s. Unfortunately there are many negative connotations associated with being a “bro.” Many of which are completely justified. Seriously, just take a look at this guy. Don’t you just wanna punch him in the throat? Tribal tattoos!? Seriously!? Sorry…. got a little worked up there. To be fair though, we all love Mountain Dew and Dave Matthews Band.
Did you pick up Halo 4 today? Of course you did! Now what If I told you that you could get paid for doing what your already doing, playing Halo 4? 343 Industries has partnered with American Express and card holders who link their cards with Xbox Live and Halo 4 will receive coupons, promotions, and credit on their accounts for playing Halo 4. Continue Reading
That’s right folks, the folks from 343 Industries posted a bunch of new screenshots from the game and have confirmed that the flood will make and appearance. Unfortunately these disfigured icons won’t be appearing in the campaign. The above screenshot is from a multiplayer mode entitled “Flood,” in which two infected players try to spread the disease to all other players. I mean look at those things, that’s a face even a mother couldn’t love. Continue Reading
As many of you may know, the city of Tokyo has been overrun by a game show. Not as exciting as Godzilla, but we’re doing a special Friday Fun for it. First up, Sony Smash Bros…. er I mean Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale:
I do have to say, I’m looking forward to the Helghast wrecking up Loco Roco and Parappa the Rapper. Nintendo still has them beat though, check out this sweet trailer for Tekken: Tag Tournament 2 Wii U Edition:
Yes, you just saw Nintendo cosplay in a Tekken game. But what joy is there for 360 owners? Nothing, but this Halo 4 trailer out featuring weapons! Continue Reading
Microsoft continues the tradition of releasing Halo consoles, with the reveal of the Halo 4 Limited Edition Xbox 360. As you can see above, the new casing and matching controllers are sporting an exclusive Halo design. The stone grey and vivid blue colors do a fantastic job of complimenting each other. In my opinion, this is the best looking special edition console Microsoft has released.