Dragon Age 2: New Combat Video!

Dragon Age 2: New Combat Video!

I had the pleasure of trying out Dragon Age II over the summer at San Diego Comic Con 2010.  Was I a lucky member of the press whisked away to some dark room to spend hours with the game? No, absolutely not.  I waited in a long line with other passionate fans for about an hour to get my hands on an early build of the game.  As I told a number of my friends, the game looked and felt amazing.  Combat had been sped up, and everything felt more fluid and tactile.

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Uncharted 3: Live On Fallon

Uncharted 3: Live on Fallon

Jimmy Fallon is one of us. Love him or hate him, you can’t deny that Fallon is a nerd. I once saw a tour of his office that revealed some hidden game systems tucked away inside seemingly normal cabinets. Jimmy Fallon is also one of the first high profile “celebrities” to really voice his passion for gaming despite the fact that it is often viewed as “for kids” or “too nerdy”.

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Breakin’ It Down: Mass Effect 3 Reveal Trailer.

Breakin’ It Down: Mass Effect 3 Reveal Trailer.

What you’re seeing here are the ruins of London England in the year 2184 C.E. The cockney sounding gentlemen states that 2 million were killed in the first day, and another 7 million in the first week. While the numbers may seem low for a massive alien invasion, we are talking about the population of London after many humans left earth due to pollution and overpopulation problems. Also, we should all be aware that many of the humans are more than likley being harvested for some nefarious purpose, as seen in Mass Effect 2.

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Resident Evil: Revelations – Good Enough To Make You Buy A New Portable System?

Resident Evil: Revelations – Good enough to make you buy a new portable system?

Over the years I’ve had my share of portable systems. When I was a wee lad, hand-held games were my absolute favorite. Maybe it was because I could play anywhere without my parents bugging me, I have no idea, I just loved the damn things. I remember spending an entire summer glued to my Atari LYNX playing amazing games like Todd’s Adventures in Slime World and Rampage.

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Win “Achievements”: We Are Covering The Spike VGA Awards

Win “Achievements”: We are covering the Spike VGA Awards

Nerd Appropriate is covering the 2010 Spike VGA awards with a live stream, some pizza, and hopefully some toilet humor. (Sat 12/11 8pm EST)
Even if you can’t attend the party itself we are going to give away “Achievements” to the folks that can guess the winners in a wide variety of categories. What are these “achievements” you speak of? You’ll have to wait and see.

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