Post 6107

Stranglehold no longer region locked

By Spencer . August 10, 2007 . 12:49pm

After cries on Midway’s official boards the company had a change of heart and decided to release the game without region coding. This means if you’re in Europe, Asia or wherever you can import the limited edition version of the game, which comes with the Blu-ray movie Hardboiled on the disc.   I’m glad Midway […]

Post 6037

Stranglehold demo slips on Xbox Live

By Spencer . August 8, 2007 . 4:01am

Ever since E3, I’ve heard nothing but rave reviews about Stranglehold. I admit, I glossed it over it and I regretted it after talking about it so much. But all isn’t lost. Midway released a free demo on the Xbox Live Marketplace. Ah great! Nothing lost now and much gained for the Siliconera readers since […]

Post 5892

Stranglehold, the first region locked Playstation 3 game?

By Spencer . July 31, 2007 . 12:44pm

News popped up from the Midway Forums (thanks for the tip IceAmp!) about Stranglehold getting region coding on the Playstation 3. Previously all games on the Playstation 3 were not region encoded. Back at GDC '06 Sony made a big announcement by touting the Playstation 3 as a region free console. The likely culprit which […]