Street Fighter: First…Review?

Now it isn’t typical of the reviewer to refer our readers to another site for their reviews, but for this I’ll make an exception. Dan Amrich over at Official Xbox Magazine has written a non-review review of the upcoming Street Fighter movie. There was nothing about the pre-release buzz on this flick that made me …

Scott Miller Pans ‘Max Payne’

As the usual defender of the genre of video game movies, I will continue the trend by throwing Max Payne in the good source material, bad writer and director pile, and it looks like I’m not the only one. Scott Miller, CEO of 3d Realms who was the company that produced the original video game …

‘The Force Unleashed’ Sells 1.5 million copies

Despite less then stellar reviews, LucasArts latest ‘Star Wars’ themed video game ‘The Force Unleashed,’ has sold 1.5 million copies in its first five days. The multi-platform release (everything from Xbox, to PSP, to iPhone) still doesn’t beat ‘Grand Theft Auto IV’s’ sales records, but is on track to be one of the top games …

EA Withdraws Bid for Take-Two

This next one will come to relief to many, EA has withdrawn its very public battle to take over Grand Theft Auto publisher, Take-Two. EA was looking to integrate many Take-Two brands into its slate for the holiday season. EA is notorious for its quick releases, and yearly retreads (read: any of the companies sports …