iPhone 3G vs. iPhone 3GS Graphics Comparison

Gizmodo posted a cool graphics comparison of the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS running Iron Fist Boxing 3. The site noted: You see shadows, sweat and bloom lighting (edit: experts in the audience say it’s technically specular mapping) while playing on the 3GS (all of which you’ll notice in the lead shot). Plus, you’ll notice … Continue reading “iPhone 3G vs. iPhone 3GS Graphics Comparison”

Top 10 Most Popular Xbox Live Avatar NFL Jerseys

Microsoft’s Major Nelson has revealed the most popular NFL jerseys for Xbox Live dollies avatars. They are: Pittsburgh Steelers N.E. Patriots Dallas Cowboys Philadelphia Eagles NY Giants Chicago Bears Minnesota Vikings San Francisco 49ers Green Bay Packers Denver Broncos Does the list surprise you? Any of your Xbox Live avatars rockin’ an NFL jersey? Source

No NPD Console Data Today *sniff* *sniff*

NPD Group’s sales data for September 2009 has been delayed. My theory is that September was simply too powerful a month for the company to handle (Christopher Reeve and I were born in the glorious month). Another guess is that a game publisher attacked NPD with a virus to delay some embarrassing sales info from … Continue reading “No NPD Console Data Today *sniff* *sniff*”

Coffee Talk #3: Gaming Guilty Pleasures

Welcome to Coffee Talk! Let’s start off the day by discussing whatever is on your (nerd chic) mind. Every morning I’ll kick off a discussion and I’m counting on you to participate in it. If you’re not feelin’ my topic, feel free to start a chat with your fellow readers and see where it takes … Continue reading “Coffee Talk #3: Gaming Guilty Pleasures”

SwitchGames SoCal Game Trading Meetup!

Calling all SoCal residents! The excellent people at SwitchGames are trying to organize an event where you can eat, drink, be merry, and trade games! Think of it as an evening swap meet for gamers. Here are some details: DJ Sonic Pony spins the best indie rock, electronic, pop, classics and whatever else she feels … Continue reading “SwitchGames SoCal Game Trading Meetup!”

Squre Enix Taps Bon Jovi for Final Fantasy: Crystal Bearers

Square Enix + Bon Jovi = Awesome! To help promote Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers, Square Enix has enlisted the help of the New Jersey rockers. According to Andriasang: Square Enix announced today that it will be tapping none other than Bon Jovi for the new Wii Crystal Chronicles game. Commercials for the … Continue reading “Squre Enix Taps Bon Jovi for Final Fantasy: Crystal Bearers”