February 2012

What I Hope to See in the Wii U

Since the original release in 2006, the Nintendo Wii has been running strong with new ways to game. It brought balancing interaction with the introduction of the Wii Balance Board and massively interactive gameplay with the renowned Wii Remote. Now that almost six years have gone by, the Wii is in need of a new… Read more »

Xbox Live Marketplace Deal of the Week: Feb. 28th

This week’s deal feature’s various DLC and Avatar items from Gears of War 3. This deal is good through March 5th and is available to Xbox Live Gold members. 3 games have been added to the On-Demand Marketplace. Deal of the Week Title Original Discount Raam’s Shadow: Pack 2 1200 MSPoints 800 MSPoints Horde Command… Read more »

Update: The Great Minecraft Build-Off is Still Happening.

It’s been weeks since anybody has seen or heard anything about The Great Minecraft Build-off, but never worry my dear friends. After much thought and consideration, Season 3 is finally moving forward with a new day and time, and a couple of changes to the format of the competition. Change 1: We are dropping the… Read more »

MLG: First Winter Arena This Weekend

Finally, the time all of you PC gamers out there have been waiting for; the first Winter Arena for StarCraft 2 will be held this weekend in New York! This event will take place from the 24th-26th. The world’s top StarCraft 2 players competing for $26,000 in prizes, as well as pool placement and travel to the… Read more »

Xbox Live Marketplace Deal of the Week: Feb 21th

This week’s deal feature’s items from Fable 3. This deal is good through February 28th and is available to Xbox Live Gold members. 2 new games has been added to the On-Demand Marketplace. Finally the demo’s for SSX and Gotham City Impostors hit the marketplace. Deal of the Week Title Original Discount Fable III Traitor’s… Read more »

Xbox Live Marketplace Deal of the Week: Feb 14th

This week’s deal, is all about Batman and his accessories, with DLC and avatar items for sale. This deal is good through February 20th and is available to Xbox Live Gold members. 1 New Game has been added to the On-Demand Marketplace. Deal of the Week Title Original Discount Nightwing Bundle Pack 560 MSPoints 360… Read more »

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The Great Minecraft Build-Off: Season 3, Signup Period Ending Soon

Tonight, we are hosting our Great Minecraft Build-off: Season 3 promotional event over at twitch.tv/gengame. Some of you may have forgotten that we are still putting events like this together, but we haven’t, and sign-ups are just as important now as ever. In preparation for Season 3, we are putting on a special promotional event… Read more »

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GenGAMEcast 024: Not About Nintendo

Nintendo is one of those companies that manages to get into conversation even when it’s not even remotely involved.  Get ready for a bunch of that along with a discussion on SEN, Mass Effect 3 beta benefits, and a pretty heavy discussion why Microsoft has/should adopt the “Steam Model” for game distribution.  Be sure to… Read more »

Xbox Live Marketplace Deal of the Week: Feb 7th

This week’s deal, featuring 4 dlc items for Crimson Alliance. This deal is good through February 13th and is available to Xbox Live Gold members. Lego Harry Potter joins the On-Demand Marketplace. Deal of the Week Title Original Discount Crimson Alliance: All Class Pack 1200 MSPoints 800 MSPoints Crimson Alliance: Wizard Class 800 MSPoints 560… Read more »