Diabolical Pitch Strikes Out

When I first played Diabolical Pitch » 4/27/12 5:30am 4/27/12 5:30am, it was at the Tokyo Game Show 2011. There at the Microsoft booth, I played this Kinect title in two-player coop mode with a beautiful Japanese booth babe. I had a lot of fun.

After Watching the Diabolical Pitch Trailer, I Want A Hit of Whatever…

Diabolical Pitch, if you haven't been keeping up, is the horror baseball game for Kinect conceived by the oddballs at Grasshopper Manufacture. Kotaku saw it at Tokyo Game Show last week, but here's your first official trailer for the most curious Kinect game. » 9/22/11 5:40pm 9/22/11 5:40pm

When Video Games Are Grasshoppers

Woody Allen once said that the reason why he makes a new game every year is so that his movies don't become events. A steady stream ensures that the hits don't become that big of a deal. Ditto for the failures. » 9/16/11 11:40am 9/16/11 11:40am

This Kinect Game is Like George Romero's Great American Pastime

Wii Sports was a mirage. At first glance it seemed the perfect sports game, all action and technique, no button-mashing. A few hours in, though, and you saw it for what it was: incredibly primitive motion control that let you essentially cheat your way to victory by flicking your wrists instead of hurling your body. » 9/14/11 6:00pm 9/14/11 6:00pm