1984 is best known for the name of George Orwell’s 1948 book that paints a bleak look at the future and the year that saw the release of the original Macintosh, where we saw “why 1984 won’t be like 1984“. But it was also on this day exactly 30 years ago today that Tetris was unveiled to the world.
Redford and his friends are now jumping yet again in Mega Jump 2, the sequel to the smash hit jumping game Mega Jump that hit #1 in 28 countries. This time things will not only be better, they’ll be a little different or a lot different depending on how you look at it.
Admittedly, I’m not much of a PC gamer anymore. But I used to be. Growing up, I never owned any consoles, so I did all my gaming on computer – mostly on an oversized desktop computer that I would upgrade with new graphic cards, RAM, hard drives and even sometimes new motherboards as need required.
But after years of frustration with issues installing new games, from annoyware authentication software that often crippled Windows, to the games just failing to install properly, I gave up on the format for the most part. Since 2006, I have played video games almost exclusively on the PlayStation 3 (and occasionally on the Xbox 360).
So I wasn’t sure to expect from Dell’s Alienware 14 Gaming Laptop.
The Lego movie is not expected to hit theatres until February 7, 2014 but already there’s buzz about The Lego Movie Videogame. We haven’t been privy to the actual game, but here’s a sneak peek at the game’s brand-new “brick-tastic” box art.
Today in gaming news, the multi-platform Lollipop Chainsaw is available on store shelves everywhere. For those who pre-ordered the rich-in-cheesecake, undead hack-and-slash, you will no doubt enjoy the inflatable chainsaw and special downloadable content featuring Ash from the Evil Dead movies.
Just a quick warning, this is not your kid-friendly third-person adventure. The heroine, Juliet Starling, is clad in a skimpy cheerleader’s outfit. Along with that obscenities, blood and strong sexual content give this digital affair an M17 rating.
Regardless of its T&A flash, gamers are sure to die laughing as they paint the halls of San Romero High with the blood of the undead.