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Entries from September 2008

Why is MK fighting DC?

September 16th, 2008 · No Comments

(Or, Mortal Kombat : 1-3, apathy : every other game of the series) Everyone scratched their heads when the game Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe was announced. Everyone thought it was pretty dumb. The question I’m asking, and hopefully answering, is ‘why’? Why did we all, myself included, look at this idea, and just turn […]

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Tags: game · That Thing...

Last Time, Honest.

September 4th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Last time I’ll mention the piracy thing (for the forseable future.) EA, of all people, has absolutely no excuse for not having their own digital delivery system up and running. Shit, that medium-sized developers aren’t doing this themselves is a fucking travesty as far as I’m concerned. Valve’s given everyone the ability to make their […]

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Tags: Electronic Arts · Gaming's future · Microsoft · Sony

Piracy Wins. … Again.

September 4th, 2008 · No Comments

So, days before Spore hit store shelves, with its controversial DRM, it’s been cracked. Whoops. To continue to harp on a previous point of mine, the Games Industry needs to figure out how to better commodify their art (that being ‘interaction’.) Gamers, moreso than any other group of media consumers, are technologically savvy. TV, film, […]

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Tags: Electronic Arts · Gaming's future · teh Funny