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Ubisoft, We have a problem


A few days ago I was enjoying some playtime with the new Prince of Persia when I noticed several similarities between three of Ubisoft’s key games: Prince of Persia, Far Cry 2, and Assassin’s Creed.  They all suffer from the same problem: a…

You Are Sleeping. You Do Not Want To Wake Up.


Does anybody get a case of the Tetris effect?  You know, seeing blocks fall after you’re done closing your eyes or dreaming about them?  If you’re anything like me, then there are just some games you play A…

Homebrewers show Nintendo how to add interesting features to the Wii


Really, Nintendo ought to be embarrassed. I had always assumed that there was some technical reason (like copy protection) that was responsible for the Wii’s lack of DVD video playback. As it turns out, not so much. Some enterprising hackers…