Universal’s Press Release for Heroes HD DVD Edition

Source: TVShowsOnDVD.com Heros – Season 1 HD DVD can be pre-ordered from Amazon.com at US$69.95. Universal City, July 25, 2007 – Heroes: Season 1 on HD DVD offers exclusive features viewers can only see on HD DVD including web-enabled Download Center, Heroes Abilities Test, The Helix Revealed, Character Connections and Picture-in-Picture Commentary available August 28, [...]

DS: The Settlers

This is from Play-Asia.com webpage: From the publisher: The Roman crew of a ship is going to conquer an uninhabited island (or so it seems). For its survival, the crew has to plan its expansion wisely: build roads, hunt for food, gather resources, and mine for precious minerals. But will they be prepared for what [...]

Virtual Console games in Europe, Friday July 27th

Europe got two new Virtual console games to download today. Devil’s CrushTurbografx – 1990 by Hudson Soft – arcade – 1-2 players – 600 points Devil’s Crush is the exciting sequel to the hit pinball game Alien Crush, and features even smoother ball movement and enahnced special effects. Shoot the ball onto the board with [...]

Xbox 360: HD DVD player price drop in US

Mircosoft will drop the price for the Xbox 360 HD DVD player add-on from $199 to $179 + you get five free HD DVD movies. This is offer is for US only (sadly). Here’s the full pressrelease from Xbox.com: San Diego—Today at Comic-Con International 2007, Microsoft Corp. announced it will lower the price of the [...]

PS3 firmware update, v1.90

Sony has updated the PlayStation 3 firmware to version 1.90. Here is the new updates (source: PlayStation.com): Customising wallpaper (Theme Settings): You can now display an image as the background of the PS3 Home Menu. Using emoticons: You can now use emoticons when creating messages under [Friends]. Entering text in the Internet browser: You can [...]

The Simpsons Movie

So it’s only some more days until The Simpsons Movie hit the cinemas around the World. You have probably watched it many times already, but here’s one of the trailers. For more, go to The Simpsons Movie homepage. Your can Simpsonize yourself. If you go to SimpsonizeMe.com you can upload a picture of yourself and [...]

Retro Gamer #40

I got the latest issue of Retro Gamer no. 40 yesterday. This is what you can read: Back to the Eighties – August 1983 The History of Mortal Kombat The Classic Game – Quest For the Rings The Making of… Archon Eastern Promise – Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti Retroinspection – PC Engine Whatever happened to… Pac-Man [...]