Archive for March 2010

The 32X gets a soundtrack

March 22, 2010

By Hans Wuerflein It gets a lot of crap, but I always liked the 32X add on for the Sega Genesis.  It had several great exclusives like Shadow Squadron and Kolibri, and although it turned out to be a rip off at the time, it’s pretty cheap now. Well it turns out Sega still has […]

Monkey Island 2: Le Chuck’s Revenge Special Edition confirmed!

March 11, 2010

By Hans Wuerflein Dreams do come true! Lucas Arts has confirmed that they are indeed remaking Monkey Island 2: Le Chuck’s Revenge is the same fashion as last summer’s special edition of the first game in the series. Players can switch between the new version, complete with updated visuals, an updated soundtrack and voiced dialog, […]

March Games

March 10, 2010

By Hans Wuerflein In case you didn’t pick up an O’Colly today, here’s my preview of some of the bigger games coming out in March. Give them a shot if you’re bored over spring break.

What’s the eBay price on evidence?

March 9, 2010

By Hans Wuerflein At the time of this posting, apparently $660.00 (plus shipping). The rather pricey Xbox 360 shown above, complete with red “EVIDENCE” sticker, was part of a trial against former Baltimore mayor Sheila Dixon, who was charged with taking gift cards intended for charities and using them to buy video game consoles for […]

Ubisoft’s DRM servers under fire

March 8, 2010

By Hans Wuerflein It looks like Ubisoft’s new DRM is doing a better job of keeping legal purchasers from playing their games than pirates. The company’s servers, which users have to stay connected to AT ALL TIMES to play even single player games have come under fire from apparent DDoS attacks, a technique that sends […]