Win a T-Mobile G2X and a Trip to E3 2011

Posted on May 10th, by raymond padilla in Mobile Tech, Videogames. 1 Comment

T Mobile Battle for E3 Win a T Mobile G2X and a Trip to E3 2011

T-Mobile is holding a sweet contest that could snag you an LG G2X and a trip to E3 2011. Dubbed “The Battle for E3″, I’m fairly certain that the contest doesn’t contain any physical  battling. Instead, you’ll have to post a short video on T-Mobile’s Facebook page and let the fans decide if you’re worthy to win. Here are some official details:

T-Mobile is introducing “Battle for E3” – an opportunity for consumers to compete for the ultimate T-Mobile gaming phone, the G2x, and a trip to this year’s E3


Coffee Talk #349: Was Sony Asking For It?

Posted on May 10th, by raymond padilla in Coffee Talk, PS3, PSP, Today's Specials. 66 comments

Some people feel that Sony is an innocent victim with its recent PlayStation Network service disruption. Others feel that the company was asking for it. What do you think?

Manny Pacquiao Videogame Coming to Android, iOS, and PC

Posted on May 9th, by raymond padilla in iPhone, Mobile Tech, PC Gaming. 3 comments

Fresh off his drubbing of “Sugar” Shane Mosley, Manny Pacquiao is set to star in a videogame called Manny Pacquiao: Pound For Pound coming to Android, iOS, and Facebook. Set for a Summer 2011 release, the game is being developed and published by Karkadann Games. Here’s a snippet from the press release:

Created for a casual gaming audience, and developed for PC, mobile, iPad, iPhone and Facebook, “Pound for Pound” Volume 1 takes gamers through narrative arcs, intense action and addictive game play, as Manny the martial arts action hero


Today’s Poll: PSN Outage vs. Xbox 360 RROD

Posted on May 9th, by raymond padilla in Console Wars, PS3, Xbox 360. 52 comments

PS3 vs Xbox 360 Todays Poll: PSN Outage vs. Xbox 360 RROD

Today’s poll is going to require some deep thought (Jack Handy). I want to know which “situation” did more damage, the PlayStation Network outage or the Xbox 360 red ring of death? It’s easy to go with the PSN outage since it’s fresh, but I’d love for you to take a step back and give it some thought. Is a hardware issue for some worse than a service outage for all? Which situation did more damage to the reputation of the respective console manufacturer? Kindly vote and discuss!… continued

This Week’s Videogame Releases

Posted on May 9th, by raymond padilla in Game Releases, Nintendo DS, PS3, PSP, Videogames, Wii, Xbox 360. 3 comments

Brink This Weeks Videogame Releases

After a few slow weeks, May brings several interesting games to the table. Brink has been getting a lot of buzz — some of my reviewer friends are high on this game and some are meh on it. Virtua Tennis 4 looks to bring the series back to glory. LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean serves up the cutest version of Captain Jack Sparrow ever. MX vs. ATV Live should keep motor sports fans happy. The First Templar is flying under the radar, but a few of my friends are digging … continued

Nintendo of America Hires Dial Soap Guy as Executive VP

Posted on May 9th, by raymond padilla in Nintendo DS, Wii. 3 comments

Dial soap Nintendo of America Hires Dial Soap Guy as Executive VP

Normally I can’t be bothered to write about companies hiring new executives. For the most part, none of you care. Nintendo’s latest executive announcement was too good not to touch. The company has hired Scott Moffitt as the new executive vice president of sales & marketing for Nintendo of America. He’ll be reporting to NOA president Reggie Fils-Aime — you know, the guy that marketed Guiness beer, Pizza Hut, and Panda Express before taking Nintendo to new heights. How can Moffitt match up with Fils-Aime? Well, just look at this … continued