TGD’s Gaming Roundup: 22nd December 2010

Time for today’s roundup of what’s been going on in the world of gaming today.

  • Ever wondered why Mario collects Coins?: [link]
  • Here’s a game to keep you occupied, a Game and Watch version of Sonic the Hedgehog: [link]
  • The indie Humble Bundle #2 has already surpassed the original: [link]
  • EA admit to how bad in-game ads actually are: [link]
  • The war between Activision and Infinity Ward’s founders just got a whole lot nastier: [link]
  • Starcraft 2 Demo inbound: [link]
  • Black Ops has generated $1 billion for Activision: [link]
  • Is Rayman set to return on the 3DS?: [link]
  • Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood get’s patched: [link]
  • Miyamoto – Zelda: Skyward Sword is ‘over half complete’: [link]
  • Miyamoto – Mario Kart 3DS ‘works really well’: [link]
  • Nintendo – 3DS launch will be a landmark event: [link]
  • Dungeons and Dragons is soon to be on XBLA, PSN and PC: [link]
  • Portal 2 release date: [link]
  • PlayStation ad banned for being too violent: [link]
  • Some of the years biggest stories, made in WarioWare DIY: [link]
  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is getting some DLC: [link]
  • Where are those Christmas Video Games?: [link]
  • Kotaku asks whether games need to be immersive: [link]
  • 343 Industries have Job vacancies: [link]
  • MS claim that Windows 8 will be the relaunch for PC gaming: [link]

And now for a flow chart, for all you people who like that kind of thing, of the process of designing Characters for Video Games. (As seen on I Love Charts, via Infinite Lives)

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About Nick Duggan
I'm 19 an I study Computer Games Design at Staffordshire University. I'm a video gamer and also a Yu-Gi-Oh! collector/player. Twitter: @30DiedOnMars

One Response to TGD’s Gaming Roundup: 22nd December 2010

  1. that chart.. it’s so true!

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