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Big Blue Bubble brings interior design to WiiWare, RPG to DS

By Spencer . April 15, 2008 . 7:42pm

Big Blue Bubble, the development team being Mage Knight, is working on a WiiWare game. In Home Sweet Home you listen to what your clients want in a dream home then create it. This means picking colors, purchasing furniture and from the screenshot above maybe juggling a fish tank (why is it floating in the […]

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Video game inspired skateboards fuel the funds of a children’s hospital

By Spencer . October 22, 2007 . 9:17am

Next Level Games, the developers of the Mario Strikers series, is doing something for the greater good that isn’t getting much attention. To celebrate their fifth anniversary some of their artists created skateboards based on popular video games. All of the decks are currently in a silent auction and the proceeds are going to the […]

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Xbox Live Video Marketplace goes worldwide

By Spencer . July 11, 2007 . 12:53am

During the press conference Microsoft announced they have plans to bring the Xbox Live Video Marketplace to Canada and Europe this year. No specific TV shows or movies were announced, but at least other regions will be getting something to download this year. They also did not mention if the video marketplace would appear in […]

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Assassin’s Creed short flick in the works

By Spencer . February 9, 2007 . 2:19pm

Ubisoft announced they are opening up a new CGI movie production studio inside Ubisoft Montreal. Instead of just working on cutscenes for games the new studio’s goal is to make short films based on existing Ubisoft properties. Their first project is making an eight minute short movie based on Assassin’s Creed. Ubisoft is investing heavily […]

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Is the Miss Video Game pageant counterintuitive for female gamers?

By Louise . November 3, 2006 . 12:23pm

I love how one of the mission statements for Miss Video Game is to "make the gaming industry take women gamers seriously and treat them with respect as equals."  I think making a pageant out of it would make them be treated the exact opposite of what that mission statement says.  They also say that […]