Games, Movies, Banter

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

Metroid Other M Review



Metroid Other M represents a bold shift in the Metroid series. After 3 Prime titles established the 3d, first-person Metroid franchise, Other M represents a return to older more 2d form, but with some major modern twists that will both please and irk the hell out of old-school Metroid fans.

January 13, 2011 0

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars HD (iPad)

I think that I’m pretty much the only person who absolutely hates the Grand Theft Auto series.

January 13, 2011 0

Bioshock 2 DLC Reviewed: Protector Trials and Minerva’s Den



With therecent release of the Bioshock Infinite trailer we see a totally newsetting and direction for the Bioshock franchise. So what does this mean?It means that the latest and final DLC for Bioshock 2 is the lastwe’ll ever see of the world of Rapture (probably) and that means its sorta abig deal.

January 13, 2011 0

Bioshock Infinite trailer confounds, excites

This new trailer of the next chapter in Bioshock is causing quite a stirr in the gaming world.  Ken Levine and the creative team behind the original Bioshock is back on board for this game, slated to be released in 2012. Aside from the normal excitement accompanying this news, the trailer itself is spellbinding. Its hard to explain what about it exactly is so compelling, take a look for yourself.

January 13, 2011 0

Spiderman: Total Mayhem (iPhone)



I remember Spiderman 2 for the Xbox back in the day. I loved the feeling a swinging through the city streets and fighting crime, doing battle against some of Spiderman’s biggest foes. Then came the horror that was Spiderman 3, trying to follow the success of Spiderman 2 we were left with something that was just clearly rushed to cash in on the movie’s release. Which also was quite terrible in my opinion.

January 8, 2011 0

Decisions, Decisions

Well Halo Reach will be coming out shortly and today I went to look at my pre-order options. 

January 8, 2011 1

Digital vs Physical Media

Many in the industry are saying physical media is on the way out. Even claiming that the next generation of video game consoles may be without a disc drive entirely. Declaring digital downloads would be the norm in the future. But are they selling themselves short?

January 8, 2011 0