Category Archives: Weekly Round-Up

Some of Them Want to be Newsed by you: The Weekly Round-up

Black Ops 2 misunderstands the meaning of the phrase “Cold War” So it turns out my predictions on what the next Call of Duty game was going to be were wrong. Yes, Activision have truly broken the mold and announced … Continue reading

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We Bought A News: The Weekly Round-up

Valve are the Google of shooting dudes in the face It’s perhaps fitting that the creators of Portal would have an employee manual that reads like a document from Aperture Science. Valve’s Handbook for New Employees surfaced the other day, … Continue reading

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There Is Nothing Left To News: The Weekly Round-Up

I haven’t done a news round-up for a while, but I was burgled recently, so have a little sympathy. EA are the worst company in America, apparently As far as accolades go, crowning a corporation the “worst company in America” … Continue reading

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Newsed and Abused: The Weekly Round-up

How much would you like to make Psychonauts 2? $13 million? Yeah, I can do that… Tim Schafer has been riding a wave of fanboy generosity recently, with nearly $2 million dollars worth of donations (at time of writing) towards … Continue reading

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Put On My Blue Suede News: The Weekly Round-up

Tim Schafer and Ron Gilbert are kings of the internet It seems like the whole internet has been wanting to give scruffy-haired quirk merchant Tim Schafer loads of money this week. When Schafer mentioned that he had pitched a sequel … Continue reading

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Ain’t Nothin’ But The News Bar: The Weekly Round-up

Welcome the news – financial apocalypse edition It was a week that saw two pretty big names in the wider game industry uncomfortably navigate the troubled waters of financial difficulty. THQ, publishers of the Saints Row, Metro 2033 and Space … Continue reading

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Diamonds on the Soles of Her News: The Weekly Round-Up

Starting from now, I’m going to be doing a quick recap of the week’s big news stories (and a bonus “news”-based pun) every Friday. Consider yourself informed. The new Xbox will hate people who play games. We’re deep in the … Continue reading

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