Xbox 360: Mr.DRILLER Online this weeks XBLA game

This week Mr.DRILLER Online is avaible for download on Xbox Live Arcade, Wednesday April 2. The game will cost 800 points. Namco’s popular Mr. Driller character comes to Xbox LIVE® Arcade in Mr. DRILLER Online. Featuring the same addictive single player drilling action from the classic arcade game, Mr. DRILLER Online now includes online play. [...]

Xbox 360: Xbox Live down for maintenance on April 1st

On April 1st Xbox Live will be down for around 3 hours. This is a scheduled maintenance. All Live members (both Silver and Gold) got a message from Microsoft a few days ago: Xbox LIVE will be unavailable for approximately 3 hours on April 1st 2008 to upgrade the service starting: 02:00 PDT, 09:00 GMT [...]

Retro Gamer #49

Retro Gamer issue 49 is now out, and this is some of the things you can read in the latest issue: Back to the Eighties – May 1984 Back to the Nineties – August 1990 retro Gamer’s Top Beat ‘em-ups The classic Game – Mega Man II The Making of… Skweek an Super Skweek The [...]

Daylight saving time 2008

It’s the time of the year when we actually can timetravel, sort of. In Europe (except Iceland) we will on the night to Sunday March 30, 2008, turn the clock (not back in time, but) one hour forward from 02:00 to 03:00 (that’s AM for you non 24-hour clock users). So we are entering Summertime, [...]

Wii: Virtual Console – Europe – Friday March 28, 2008

This Friday, March 28, Europe got three new games on Virtual Console. And two of those are Commodore 64 games, the first to hit VC. Cruis’n USANintendo 64 – 1998 by Nintendo – racing – 1-2 players – 1000 points – age 3+ Put pedal to metal and hang on for a wild ride across [...]

Play-Asia.com Easter Egg: 20% off ALL in-stock items

Play-Asia.com now have an Easter Egg 20% off on all instock items. The sale ends on Monday, March 31st 2008 (that’s April 1st 00:00am Hong Kong time). The sale includes all instock items, but not products released in the last 30 days. Here are some quotes from the news info: Play-Asia.com is very happy to [...]

PS3: Firmware update v2.20 is now available

I posted last week that v2.20 was coming. It was released a lot eariler than I expected as it went up today. Her is a video of v2.20 taken from blog.us.playstation.com. From Crackle: Firmware 2.20 demo