Nintendo future riding on big Wii U splash at E3

Nintendo's future riding on big Wii U splash in LA
Unless there is a last minute surprise, Nintendo is set to be the only video gamemanufacturer to launch a new console at the gaming world annual event this year. This alone has heightened expectations for Wii U, which promises to draw intense scrutiny...


E3 2012: 'Tomb Raider' Developer Crystal Dynamics Explains Game and Movie ...
Hollywood Reporter
LOS ANGELES -- Lara Croft, one of the most recognizable video game characters in the world, will return to E3 2012. Developer Crystal Dynamics has been busy working on the Tomb Raider reboot, which premiered at E3 last year. Publisher Square Enix gave ...

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Nintendo's Future Could Depend On Wii U Presentation At E3
The company's name has long been synonymous with video games, but with the largest US industry trade show set to begin this week, experts say that the pressure is on Nintendo to perform with their next generation console, according to Reuters reports ...

Wii U could be star of video game show
Houston Chronicle
By Casey Newton The Wii U, Nintendo's forthcoming successor to the best-selling Wii, will meet its biggest audience to date at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, as it is known to video game enthusiasts around the world.

Predators goalie could be video game cover star
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(AP) — Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne is certainly a fan favorite in Nashville, but his popularity in the NHL is growing as a finalist to be on the cover of the EA Sports video game"NHL13." EA Sports started a 60-player bracket contest ...

Madden NFL 12 -- Playstation Beats Wii: A Sports Video Game Review and Comparison
Yahoo! Sports
Contributor Network – 12 minutes ago As a sports video game enthusiast, I will try nearly any game. I may also try the same game on multiple consoles. I played Madden NFL 12 on Nintendo Wii and rated it slightly above average but not the best.

E3 to showcase big video game titles, hot trends in LA
China Post
Nintendo will tout its coming Wii U console as well as video games being tailored for play on the beefed up console it hopes will re-ignite passion sparked by its groundbreaking Wii devices released in 2006. Microsoft has said that it will not unveil a ...

5 things you didn't know about 'The Last of Us'
By Marc Saltzman, Special for USA TODAY Among the many hundreds of upcomingvideo games on display at next week's E3 Expo in Los Angeles, few have the buzz surrounding them than Sony's The Last Of Us. By Marc Saltzman While a release date has not been ...


Sioux City North student wins video game challenge
Sioux City Journal
North High School student Carter Gerritson was a winner of the National STEM Video GameChallenge, which encourages middle and high schools students to use science, technology, engineering, and math by tapping into their natural love of video games.

Book offers inside look at video games
U-T San Diego
San Diegan Morgan Ramsay interviewed some of the video game industry's top entrepreneurs for his book of oral histories, “Gamers at Work.” He answered questions recently by email. How did you come up with the idea for this book?

Best Buy Paints an Exciting Picture for Gamers at E3
Additionally, the team shared new pre-order incentives including exclusive Halo 4 content, a special offer for Reward Zone Gamer's Club Unlocked members and a new trade-in bonus offer. "We still see a significant role for the console right now along ...

The Video Game Sequel Cycle
The problem is that creating these graphically pleasing games for the console is an expensive process, and the core, long term gamer as an audience hadn't been enough to make a profit, something that Microsoft and Sony had the long aching experience of...


Still on the Fence About the Future of Video Games?
The motley Fool (blog)
Video game sales have been mired in decline for the past few years and with that the industry has suffered from poor investment returns. Despite excellent free cash flow leading to massive cash balances many of these companies are priced for death.

Video Game Inspired Gas Masks
Zelda Dungeon
While most of his creations are original designs, Brian also enjoys making masks inspired by different video games, The Legend of Zelda included! He sells these amazing creations through the name TwoHornsUnited Apparel, for around $150 to $200 and ...

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How Can Video Games Cure Cataracts And Improve Eyesight Permanently?
Hive Health Media (blog)
One such miracle had already been there but undiscovered, ie the positive impact of video gameson eyesight! Obviously, it is almost impossible to believe that playing video games can bring back good eyesight to people. But there is a lot of scientific ...

Nintendo's mascot: from Donkey Kong to Super Mario lovers
BBC News
But the little Italian plumber from Brooklyn is set to be the highlight of his Japanese parent's press conference at the world's biggest video games trade show this week. Nintendo is expected to announce a new Super Mario game for its upcoming Wii U ...

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Wii Tournament Benefits Autism Program at Bellevue College
A video games tournament held last month at Bellevue College benefited a program to help students with autism. By Erin Acacio A number of students put their video-game skills to the test during a Nintendo Wii tournament that was held at Bellevue ...

Gears of War prequel unofficially leaked
Though the game isn't expected to be shown officially until next week's E3 video game convention in Los Angeles, details have leaked from an upcoming cover shot and article from US magazine Game Informer. According to the publication, the game will be ...


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E3 2012: LEGO Lord of the Rings Video Game Trailer
Tt Games, the developers of the Lego series of video games named mostly after popular franchises such as Lego: Harry Potter have released a new trailer for their upcoming movie parody. The game takes players back to Middle-Earth in Lego Lord of the ...

GTA V E3 2012 presence outed by video game magezine
As many of you should already know, E3 2012 will be kicking off Monday, June 4. As of yet, there have been many titles that have been confirmed to make an appearance at E3. But, one major title that has been left out of the discussion so far, ...

Samsung introduces Series 5 Boost laptop, refreshes Series 9, 5, and 3 with ...
The Verge
By Dante D'Orazio on June 3, 2012 03:24 pm 0Comments Samsung has already released its first Ivy Bridge laptop in the form of the Series 7 Gamer, but now that Intel has officially launched its less powerful and ultra low-voltage processors, ...

E3 2012: Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Discusses 'Black Ops 2' and Hollywood ...
Hollywood Reporter
The Activision exec talks about the company's ambitious Black Ops 2 and the relationship between Hollywood and video games in this exclusive interview. LOS ANGELES – Activision has dominated the entertainment landscape consistently since Call of Duty ...

Hollywood Reporter

E3 predictions: what to expect when you're Electronics Entertainment Expoing
We're out holding things down in sunny, smoggy downtown Los Angeles, preparing for the on-coming storm of video game goodness. It's shaping up to another exciting year for all things Electronic Entertainment Expo, albeit one a bit less focused on the ...

South Florida's largest Geek Entertainment Festival: Florida Supercon 2012
Student Operated Press
By SOP newswire Florida Supercon: South Florida`s Comic Book, Anime, Animation, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Video Game Festival returns to Miami for its 7th annual event to the Miami Airport Convention Center on Friday, June 29th through Monday, July 2nd.

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E3 to showcase big videogame titles, hot trends
In this June 8, 2011 photo, Nintendo's video game console:Wii U is demonstrated at the Nintendo booth at the 2011 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles. At this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo, Nintendo is expected to show off exactly what ...

Top 5 Worst Ways to Die in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Unleash The Fanboy
By now, you probably know that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is the best-selling video game of all-time, with millions upon millions of copies being sold. And if you own MW3, then chances are you'll have played the online multiplayer.

Crowdfund Cthulhu tiki mugs, a classroom-based RPG, and a documentary about ...
Cthulhu and cuteness are vying for your crowdfunding dollars this week, with unholy tiki mugs, an adorable collection of comics featuring Metroid's Samus, and a charming video game about a girl with time-traveling goggles. There's also a system for ...

Game Review: Max Payne 3
Geeks of Doom
It's been nearly a decade since Max Payne last graced video game consoles, and fans of the franchise have been impatiently awaiting the glorious return of their favorite noir bad ass. Await no longer, ladies and gentlemen, as Max Payne is finally back ...

Geeks of Doom

The Gametwerp Podcast Episode 140 - "From Facebook to Rambo ...
By Tony "ChaingunPope" Wilson
Tell a friend! The Gametwerp Podcast – everything and anything video game. ... Friend of the Site. Attack of the Fanboy; Kramer's Gamers; Legion of Honor; My Top Trailer; One of Swords; ProvenGamer;; Unity Gaming Clan ...
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Strength Gamer: Is the new 'Tomb Raider' Trailer Torture Porn?
By Anthony Accinelli
It's hard to find a video game on my shelf that doesn't involve a male protagonist (or a male character of some sort) getting absolutely destroyed. Take a look at the Uncharted series for example. The amount of ass-kicking that Nathan Drake ...
Strength Gamer

Ivick Von Salza - An addictive video game! | Overlapps
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Due to an unfortunate event, Ivick and his pig pet Malta must work together to collect all the pieces of the Hachador, the wood cutting machine.
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