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Raiders of the Lost Art

After getting our fill of recent Xbox Marketplace title, Omega Five, we at Tech-Gaming have been mourning the loss of a nearly forgotten genre- the shoot ‘em up. Affectionately called the ‘shmup’, by fans, the ...

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New Releases 2/10-2/16

Xbox 360Conflict: Denied OpsDark Messiah: Might and Magic ElementsJumper: Griffin’s StoryLost Odyssey Playstation 3Conflict: Denied Ops WiiBalloon PopJumper: Griffin’s StoryGo Diego Go! Safari RescueWinter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge PSPChessmaster: The Art of LearningDungeon Explorer: Warriors ...

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Dark Messiah of Money and Microtransactions

What’s one of the most worrisome trends in gaming? When a publisher deliberately scales back game content. Lately, there has been some speculation that some of the larger industry companies have not included levels, weapons, ...

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Devil May Crash Weekly Roundup

After getting a retail box copy of Devil May Cry 4 for the PS3, we loaded the disk into our console, and started the loading process. Despite Penny Arcade’s satirical complaint about the twenty minute ...

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Afternoons Enhanced by ‘Days of Ruin’

We at Tech-Gaming remember Wargames. Predating the 1980’s Mathew Broderick, global-thermal nuclear war film, these games were sold at outlets that dabbled in twenty-sided dice and lead figurines. War games were sold in cellophane zip-loc ...

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New Releases 2/3 – 2/9 : Wallet May Cry

Is the post-Christmas gaming slump over? This week sees the release of the first must-have title of 2008, and the weirdest cover-art of recent memory. Xbox 360Culdcept Saga Devil May Cry 4Karaoke Revolution Presents American ...

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The Downside of Digital Downloads

JJ Hendricks recent article on Vintage Computing compared the cost of Wii Virtual Console titles to their real-world silicon counterparts- old, dusty cartridges. The author noted that if you purchased every title currently available at ...

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Q & A With Q Entertainment

Tech-Gaming recently spoke with Q Entertainment representatives, about the upcoming Xbox Live Marketplace title,  Rez HD. Tech-Gaming: Why remake Rez? Q-Entertainment: Rez is one of those titles with a huge following. Gamers in the U.S. ...

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