Skylanders™ Franchise reaches more than $1 Billion in Worldwide Retail Sales

More than 100 Million Skylanders Toys Sold to Date  Skylanders Toys Outsold #1 Action Figures U.S. and Europe in 2012  SANTA MONICA, Calif. — February 11, 2013 — Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidi...
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Bringing a Classic to Life

Lasting First Impressions of The Adventures of Tin Tin: The Game from Ubisoft I remember the Tin Tin character and books from when I was a child.  My best friend was a big fan of Tin Tin, but I really didn’t know much about ...
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An Alien Experiment

Lasting First Impressions of Warp from Trapdoor Warp, developed by Trapdoor and published by EA Games, is a wonderful stealth, puzzle game that I first had the pleasure of seeing demoed at PAX East 2011.  It’s been a long ti...
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GOG

The Belly of the Beast

Lasting First Impressions of Unmechanical Developed by Talawa Games  |  Published by Teotl Studios » As the major players in the gaming industry are just coming to grips with digital distribution, the smaller, independent st...
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Gran Turismo 6

Lasting First Impressions Sony’s premier driving simulator returns in Polyphony Digital’s Gran Turismo 6, exclusively for the PlayStation 3.  The previous game in this series wasn’t a highly respected title, ...
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Episode 220: The One with Tongue-Man

Another great week of gaming with some interesting new games. ReCore finally released on Xbox One as well as Pure Chess and King Oddball, all of which Tycko pressed buttons in order to play. Check our our episode of OMG! itR...
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Rogers to enable wireless connectivity for 3G PlayStation® Vita in Canada

Sony Computer Entertainment Canada and Rogers announce exclusive agreement to bring next generation mobile gaming experiences to Canadians TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2012 /CNW/ – Rogers Communications and Sony Computer Entertainm...
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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 44

Triple-A My Ass This week’s Hosts: Christian Harper – Dads Getting Grounded Jeremy Lyons (@Ruiner2) – Dads Getting Grounded Larry Asberry (@Bluemanrule) – Open Forum Radio / Facetious Mike Mahoney (@C...
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Dunk Tank

Lasting First Impressions of Hole In The Wall from Ludia Apparently, Hole in the Wall, is a popular television game show that aired on Fox from 2008-2009. It was originally adapted from a Japanese game, Nokabe in which people c...
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The OMG! Hour Episode 28

The One with the Fur Trader » Episode 28 is here boasting an awesome new album art, but not the final one.  We’ll unveil the official new artwork for Episode 30 (cuz we’re OCD that way and it’s a nice even n...
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Episode 37: The Twin Brother Theory

Shows discussed this week: 05:05 – 11.22.63 11:23 – The 100 *Spoilers 19:55 – DC’s Legends of Tomorrow 27:19 – The Flash *Spoilers 33:51 – Grimm 40:49 – Sleepy Hollow 43:19 – NEWS 1:0...
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Episode 224: The One in Virtual Reality

We won’t apologize for being as excited as we are about VR. This episode was recorded on the very same day that PlayStation VR launched so we talk about that. A lot! We talk about the unit itself, what we like, what we do...
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Episode 25: Strange Characters, Strange Stories

04:56 – Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 12:34 – Heroes Reborn *Spoilers* 18:35 – Grimm 20:28 – Code Black 21:55 – Limitless 22:48 – Sleepy Hollow 25:56 – Supergirl 32:10 – The Walking Dead...
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Episode 12: Stardust vs. Green Arrow

Bishop finalized his negotiations and returns to the co-host role.  This week we get excited about one of the best advertising stunts we’ve ever experienced as the Stardust/Stephen Amell feud ramps up and spills out into...
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Murdered Soul Suspect

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Our Final Take 3.5 / 5 - Good
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Episode 248: The One with the Nostalgia

Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy / The Sexy Brutale / Fated: The Silent Oath New games, old games, and finished games. That’s our week. Sean finished up Mass Effect Andromeda and gives us his overall thoughts on t...
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2016: The Year of VR

Get ready for a whole new experience If you had asked me last year what I thought 2015 was going to be known for, I would have, without hesitation, said VR. Yet here we are almost half way through the year, and VR has yet to s...
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Rare Replay

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Our Final Take 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
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Halo Spartan Assault

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Our Final Take 2 / 5 - Below Average
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The City of Angels

Lasting First Impressions of L.A. Noire from Rockstar Games If you were to have asked me what my most memorable and anticipated game from PAX East was, that would have been a very easy answer to give you: Rockstar Games’ ...
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Episode 222: The One with the Destiny of the Future

Destiny: Rise of Iron released this week much to Sean and Jeff’s delight. Along with friend of the show, HeartBreakRidge, we played through the initial campaign. Sean also finished his second playthrough of Deus Ex: Manki...
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Episode 176: The One with Nothing But Reviews

Halo 5 Guardians Review! The title pretty much sums it up this week.  There were so many new games released recently, including some early review copies, that we talk nothing but games today. No news, just games.  Guitar Hero...
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Multiple Personality

~ Lasting First Impressions of Driver: San Francisco from Ubisoft ~ I love driving games.  More specifically, I love street racing more than circuit racing.  I grew up playing the original Need for Speed on my PlayStation and...
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2K Games Announces Spec Ops®: The Line Cooperative Multiplayer as Free Bonus Content

Available for download shortly after game’s launch on June 26, 2012 New York, NY – June 4, 2012 – 2K Games announced today that cooperative multiplayer is coming to Spec Ops®: The Line, the highly anticipated third-perso...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 1

The one with the introductions It’s finally come to fruition. We have a podcast! In this inaugural episode of The OMG! Hour podcast, we introduce ourselves and talk about our experience at PAX East 2012 as well as some of the...
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Home Invasion

Lasting First Impressions of Rabbids Alive & Kicking from Ubisoft The Rabbids were first introduced with Rayman in Rayman Raving Rabbids in 2006 and was a collection of mini-games for the Wii.  It made wonderful use of the...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 96

The One with the Return of the Cough It’s spring here in Canada and that means we see the return of more snow and Jeff sees the return of his cough.  Sorry folks, we try to edit that out as much as possible this week as ...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 110

The One with Quest King, The King of Quests A couple more First Impressions come this week for two new games: Sniper Elite 3 and Spacecom.  Sean finished Valiant Hearts and lets us know if his opinions changed at all since las...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 16

The One with the Unscheduled Rant » We recorded this one early so Craig could go gallivanting across Canada to join his band in some shows this weekend.  This week’s show finds Ryan McCaffrey returning for his own run i...
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Born a Shamblin’ Man

Lasting First Impressions of The Walking Dead from Telltale Games The Walking Dead is Telltale Games’ latest evolution in their episodic adventure game series format and sees your decisions, and legions of the living-impaired...
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