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The Absence of Freedom

The Absence of Freedom

Tweet Two days ago Hamu-chan received an e-mail notifying her that she was the lucky winner of Torne.  Japan announced that it had reached the 5 million registered users mark on its region’s PSN and to celebrate, Sony was giving away prizes to anyone purchasing content on the PSN over 600 yen (~$6).  Well Hamu-chan […]

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E3 Wrap-Up

E3 Wrap-Up

Tweet With the doors closing to another exciting E3, we look back at all that has transpired.  There were some huge expected surprises and many games to get us excited for the upcoming year.  We walkthrough  a few of our favorites and some of the games we plan to keep an eye on.

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Nintendo Steals The Show!

Nintendo Steals The Show!

Tweet The big three have all had their time on stage and undoubtedly one company ruled them all.

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Nintendo 3DS Is Unveiled

Nintendo 3DS Is Unveiled

Tweet Nintendo has finally shown us the 3DS. The system is fairly close to the mock-up Kotaku had a few days back. There is a slider analog stick on the side in addition to the old d-pad. Also only the top screen contains the 3D features. The 3D effect can be increased and decreased with […]

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New Zelda Named “The Skyward Sword”

New Zelda Named “The Skyward Sword”

Tweet The new Legend of Zelda that everyone has been waiting for has just been announced at Nintendo’s press conference. The official name is The Skyward Sword and it looks like it will be yet another hit. You will be performing 1-to-1 movement in this newest Link adventure. Using the Wii Motion Plus and the […]

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E3 Has Begun!

E3 Has Begun!

Tweet With the early keynotes still ramping up, and Microsoft’s already out the door, it’s safe to say that we’re in for a wild ride. Microsoft is bringing out the big guns with its Nat-er, Kinect peripheral, while Sony promises its Move to be a more practical (if less nifty) alternative to both the Wii […]

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64 Ways Mario’s Galaxy Brings Sunshine To Our World “Part 2”

64 Ways Mario’s Galaxy Brings Sunshine To Our World “Part 2”

Tweet We’re back again with a countdown in our Mario extravaganza.  If you’re new to reading this multi-part article then hope over to Part 1 to get the first 8 ways Mario makes us giggle with joy.  Otherwise enjoy the next 8 in this tribute to the plumber we love. 9. Simple Heroic Story Time […]

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64 Ways Mario’s Galaxy Brings Sunshine To Our World “Part 1”

64 Ways Mario’s Galaxy Brings Sunshine To Our World “Part 1”

Tweet Mario has explored the mushroom kingdom in 2D and 3D, roamed paradise, and jet through 2 galaxies.  With rave reviews for the recent Super Mario Galaxy 2, Nintendo has proved once again, gamers are still not tired of the mustached plumber.  But what exactly is it that has made Mario so endearing for this many […]

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Dissection Of Bad Box Art – Mega Man

Dissection Of Bad Box Art – Mega Man

Tweet With the start of a possible series here at Sit Sam, we are going to look at some of the worst box art in video game history.  And what better to kick it off then a well know favorite, Mega Man.  Released in the US in December of ’87,  Mega Man (known as Rockman in Japan) […]

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Nintendo Throws A “Wii Party” Of It’s Own!

Nintendo Throws A “Wii Party” Of It’s Own!

Tweet Today at this year’s Financial Results Breifing, Nintendo announced a new title in the Wii branded series.  Wii Party is not Mario Party but instead a Party game using the Miis you create yourself.