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Tales from Space: About a Blob – Review

Tales from Space: About a Blob – Review
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Independent Toronto-based video game developer, DrinkBox Studios has finally released their first original console game today, Tales from Space: About a Blob. Available on the PlayStation Network as a digital download, About a Blob is a campy 2-D monster-movie-inspired puzzle platformer that will no doubt strike a chord with the inherent glutinous characteristics that are […]

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Preview for DrinkBox Studios’ Upcoming Tales from Space: About a Blob (PS3 DLC)

Preview for DrinkBox Studios’ Upcoming <em>Tales from Space: About a Blob</em> (PS3 DLC) 

Tuesday February 1st, 2011 is a noteworthy day for those of us in the Toronto video game community, as local independent startup DrinkBox Studios is set to release its first original console game Tales from Space: About a Blob – a monster-movie-inspired puzzle-platformer. The February 1st release will be exclusive to PlayStation Plus members, while […]

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OnLive Cloud Gaming Service Now Offering FREE 2 Week Trial

OnLive Cloud Gaming Service Now Offering FREE 2 Week Trial 

Good news, bad news. The good news first. OnLive is offering a free 2 weeks trail of their cloud gaming service to anyone with a computer and an internet connection (no credit card required). The bad news, should you decided to take them up on their offer, prepare to hate your internet service provider (ISP). […]

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Kindle App Now Available For Windows Phone 7 Owners

Kindle App Now Available For Windows Phone 7 Owners 

On Tuesday it was announced that Kindle apps are making their way to Windows and Android-based tablets, Amazon decided to sweeten the deal even further by revealing today that its Kindle app will now be made available to Windows Phone 7 owners. This of course comes two months after the Microsoft phone’s U.S. debut. The […]

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OnLive Teams Up With Vizio For HDTV, Phone, Tablet and Blue-Ray Integration

OnLive Teams Up With Vizio For HDTV, Phone, Tablet and Blue-Ray Integration 

Our first bit of news from the new year finds cloud gaming service OnLive will now be integrated into all HDTV, phone, tablet and blu-ray players made by Vizio. The company is currently at CES in Las Vegas, where they will be demonstrating the HDTV integration at CES, with the promise of rolling out hardware […]

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3 New Games Released on XBLA Today

3 New Games Released on XBLA Today 

Holy hump day Batman! It’s finally arrived. XBLA saw a flurry of activity today as three titles were released, most notably – the game I have been waiting for more than any other game since its announcement at New York Comic Con – X-Men Arcade. Joining the nostalgic awesomeness that is X-men Arcade, is Quake […]

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Cut The Rope: Holiday Gift Now Available On The Apple App Store

Cut The Rope: Holiday Gift Now Available On The Apple App Store 

[This unedited press release was made possible by our friends at Games Press] PRESS RELEASE MEDIA ALERT: ‘CUT THE ROPE: HOLIDAY GIFT’ AVAILABLE NOW ON THE APPLE APP STORE! Seasons Greetings From Om Nom! WHO: Chillingo – Leading independent games publisher Chillingo, a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), ZeptoLab – Hit Indie Developer of […]

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Marvel Pinball Now Available on Xbox LIVE Arcade

Marvel Pinball Now Available on Xbox LIVE Arcade 

Spider-Man, Iron Man, Wolverine and Blade join Pinball FX2 as a four-table bundle Zen Studios and Marvel Entertainment have announced the release of Marvel Pinball on Xbox LIVE Arcade as part of the Piball FX2 platform. If you’re a fan of the genre you can download Pinball FX2 for free, and then purchase the Marvel […]

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Costume Quest: Grubbins On Ice DLC Available Today on XBLA

Costume Quest: Grubbins On Ice DLC Available Today on XBLA 

Downloadable Content Features New Costumes, New Characters and New Quests in a Whole New Level Fans of the critically acclaimed Halloween themed arcade game get a treat today as THQ debuts Cotume Quest: Grubbins on Ice, all-new downloadable content for the Xbox Live Arcade game. Grubbins on Ice will be cost you 400 MSP,  and […]

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Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas – Available now for iPhone & iPod Touch from the App Store

Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas – Available now for iPhone & iPod Touch from the App Store 

Pan Vision in partnership with developers Tactile Entertainment have announced the release of their debut title for the iPhone & iPod Touch, Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas, which is now available to download from the App Store for $0.99. PvNvZvP is a classically addictive physics-based demolition puzzler based on the historic and well […]

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