Why I Failed Shameless Gaming Month

PXOD guest contributor Trjn ran a piece at the end of June that declared July to be “Shameless Gaming Month“, that magical time of the year where there’s not a lot of titles coming out so you can power through your backlog. I, however, failed spectacularly, and haven’t finished a single game. Here’s why.

Carpe Fulgur Announces “Fortune Summoners”

Carpe Fulgur, localisers of indie hit Recettear: An Item Shop’s Tale, announced earlier this week that they’d be taking Lizsoft’s “Fortune Summoners: Secret Of The Elemental Stone” to the Western world as their third project.

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At A Glance: Europa Universalis 3

As someone who’s not a huge fan of strategy games, there’s something strangely alluring about Europa Universalis 3. Whether it’s just the sheer volume of what’s going on within the game (and there usually is, whether you can see it past the Fog of War or not), or the amount of scrutinising over decisions that… Continue reading At A Glance: Europa Universalis 3

New Soul Calibur Being Forged

Wow, Namco’s gone all out for Christmas, haven’t they? First they give us a new Tekken Tag Tournament 2 trailer, and to compliment that, they’ve also officially announced that a new Soul Calibur is in the works.

My Game of the Year: Metal Gear Solid – Peace Walker

While some of the others have sounded off on their nominations for our Press X Or Die Game Of The Year, I find myself next up in the panel of judges. And while my choice of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker will have some of you baffled, others will see that in a grander scheme… Continue reading My Game of the Year: Metal Gear Solid – Peace Walker

Google Opens Chrome Web Store

Google opened their new Web Store today with version 8 of their Chrome web browser. The Web Store plays host to a network of web applications, with games being amongst them in a bid for virtual shelf space.

ShopTo’s Gaming Advent Calendar

ShopTo.net are offering gamers a plethora of savings with their new Advent Calendar. This year, every 24 hours will see at least one top title on PS3, 360 and Wii going for huge savings, as well as other daily special offers on DVDs and Blu-Ray movies. Highlights of today’s particular offers are Epic Mickey on Wii at… Continue reading ShopTo’s Gaming Advent Calendar