Gamestate, ZA’s sweet online gaming show, is showing some love for the 1994 Megadrive (and later, PC) classic, Earthworm Jim. Watch Grant Hinds show us why Jim is still his wormy hero.
Local mobile company, Panacea Mobile, today announced the launch of their new E-Commerce service, which makes use of multiple payment gateways, one of which is PayPal, which has partnered with FNB to enable South African merchants to accept PayPal payments. “The implementation itself is not necessarily a special occasion – […]
THQ has announced a new “trans-media” strategy for turning their biggest games into blockbuster movie titles. First on the list, it seems, is the open world sci-fi epic Red Faction. But hold on for just a second. Don’t video games make terrible, terrible movies? Oh yes.
By now the most famous game never to have been made, Duke Nukem Forever almost, almost crossed the publishing finish line sometime this year. But legal woes, perhaps owing to the 13 ridiculous years the game spent in development, pulled the plug on the game before it saw the light […]
Amazon announced yesterday that their free Kindle App for iPad, first announced on 22 March, is now available in the App Store, to coincide neatly with today‘s US release of the iPad. Jay Marine, director of Amazon‘s Kindle division says, “œKindle for iPad includes all the features customers love about […]
Vodacom this week confirmed that it has partnered with Nedbank to bring M-PESA, Vodafone‘s mobile money transfer solution, to South Africa. M-PESA‘s key feature is that it allows users to make peer-to-peer payments using their mobile phones, without either party needing to have a bank account. Deposits and withdrawals are […]
To help visualise the exciting possibilities ahead for the FPS genre on Microsoft’s upcoming Natal motion control interface, these skilled Spanish actors have put together a demonstration video for the curious public. Imagine playing a tactical shooter, for instance, with nothing except a bad attitude. No bunny hops, mind! (Video […]
Darryn Bonthuys reviews the latest of the Aliens vs. Predator shooter/stalker games. Aliens, Predators and Colonial Space Marines, all thrown together on one remote planet. What could possibly go wrong?
Although it was first outdone by Bayonetta, then completely eclipsed by God of War 3, Darksiders was a good game. For consoles, that is. But PC users will soon be able to join in the fun. THQ is tailoring the game for desktops and lappies, and it should be out […]
Oh boy, we love a stylish trailer. And while the recent Ghost Recon vid still gives us the chills, there’s still a little something missing to make it ten-out-of-ten perfect: Johnny Cash.