Month: January 2011

Games, Movies, Banter

Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood Review


Yearly sequel releases have been a frequent topic of conversation and controversy in recent months, especially here on Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood has been at the center of this discussion because it is among the most high profile and best selling games of 2010 despite the fact that it is a sequel to a game that only came out a little over one year ago. Can this stealth action game that was released only a year after its predecessor really innovate and feel like a polished game?

January 31, 2011 0

Superman Cast

Well the wait is over.  After months, or maybe even years of rumors, we know now who will be playing the next man of steel.  That actor is…

January 31, 2011 0

Adding Fuel to the Fire: Mass Effect 2 PS3 version: Now with Exclusive Game-Erasing Bugs!

Oh, this is good. Lately here on AYCG we’ve been, erm, “discussing” the pros and cons of each of the big three video game consoles. Normally we don’t stoop to this level of petty fanboyism but we’re giving equal time so we figure, what the hell? Corey’s system, the PlayStation 3, seems to be trying to snatch…
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January 27, 2011 0

AYCG Podcast Episode #26: In Defense of the Wii

This week it’s all about the Wii…well not all of it. Mike tries to defend the system but does he do a good enough job? The Oscar nominations were announced and we tell you who is up for what. Are The Cape and Chuck worth watching? Jim and Corey will let you know. And Mike is too busy playing games to watch anything.

January 27, 2011 0

And the Nominees Are

Nominations were announced yesterday for the 83rd Academy Awards, and they are as follows:

January 26, 2011 0

Nintendo 3DS

The 3DS will be Nintendo’s newest handheld coming out this year in the US.  If you haven’t heard anything about it yet I’ll give you a quick rundown of what we know here:  The system is designed like the DS but will feature a 3D display that you don’t need any glasses for.  It will also be more powerful than the DS system and actually more powerful than the Wii from reports.  It will be available March 27th for $249.99.

January 24, 2011 0

AYCG Podcast Special: 3DS and Dark Knight Rises

Special mid week podcast about the 3DS and The Dark Knight Rises news. Subscribe Here

January 23, 2011 0

AYCG Podcast Episode #25: Year of the PS3?

This week we talk about The Green Hornet taking number one at the box office, and how Jim and Corey helped it get there. Also, The Cape premiered on NBC last week so we discuss the first three episodes. Plus all the movie and TV news of the week.

January 20, 2011 0

PSP2: The Announcement

Well Sony has made their announcement for the PSP2, finally confirming even the existence of perhaps the worst kept secret for a console.  I wonder why it took them so long to make this announcement since pretty much most of the information has leaked out over the past few months.  Even developers have commented on the system.

January 14, 2011 0

Spider-Man Shattered Dimensions Review

Spider-Man is back in a new videogame adventure on home consoles or as I call them,real systems (no offense Jim and Corey, but the iPhone is not a real system).  

January 13, 2011 0