It takes quite a lot to really annoy me when it comes to PC DRM schemes. One time activation of games before playing isn’t too onerous. I can tolerate Games for Windows Live and its attempts to shoehorn console conventions onto the PC. But one thing I can’t tolerate is Ubisoft’s ridiculous draconian always-on DRM.
The surprises just don’t seem to end here in Los Angeles. Aside from the Lakers winning, we have some titles suddenly being added to our “Upcoming Releases” list. Granted, there isn’t too much known about the 3DS, but we do know now that Star Fox 64 and and a certain timeless classic are being remade [...]
A widespread bug on the Playstation Network that seems to be linked to the upcoming 2012 Leap Year has caused numerous problems for many PS3 owners including a 8001050F error code that seems to pop up on PS3 systems linked to the internet. This error code allegedly causes trophy information to be corrupted (causing players [...]
We’ve had quite a history with Forbes here at Gamer 2.0 and SmashPad. Once again Forbes is claiming the PS3 has done too little too late with the PS3 Slim in an article written by Brian Caulfie…Brian Caulfied? Wait, Brian Caulfield? Why does that sound so familiar? Oh, that’s right, because I’ve smacked that fool [...]
So, we thought it would be entertaining to try something out and see if it sticks: “WTF!”. A series that takes a look at games that you can’t help but scratch your head and wonder why the hell a game so pointless, so indistinct, so ridiculous, even exists. To be straightforward, the point is to [...]