The Top Ten Xbox 360 Games in Japan (That Were Never Released There)

Multi-national releases are a difficult process. Not only are there linguistic and cultural barriers to overcome, but very often content or simple monetary reasons can keep a game from entering one country or another. Even so, some games are desired despite their limited availability no matter where you are. That… » 5/17/12 7:30am 5/17/12 7:30am

Amazon Gold Box Deals Pit Johnny Cage Vs. Iron Man

Amazon is at it again with their Gold Box deals, today featuring a selection of Xbox 360 titles at low, low bargain prices. The Deal of the Day is Midnight Club: Los Angeles for $39.98, and then of course they have their timed deals, slowly revealed throughout the day with tiny hints teasing them as they go. Right… » 11/24/08 11:40am 11/24/08 11:40am

Frankenreview: Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe

They said it couldn't be done. Actually what they really said was it shouldn't be done, followed by several what the hell were they thinkings, but Midway went and did it anyway. Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe is a concept that frightened and confused quite a few people in the gaming community, but as new footage and… » 11/18/08 2:30pm 11/18/08 2:30pm

Uncensored Import Version Of MK vs. DCU Up For Pre-order

If you really want to play Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe but can't, in good conscience, do so without being able to shoot people in the face with the Joker, you're going to have to go Euro. The North American T-rated version of MK vs. DCU has been toned down to remove on-screen bullets to the head, but the region-free… » 11/12/08 7:30pm 11/12/08 7:30pm

Midway Loses $76 Million, Hopes For Great MK vs. DCU Success

Chicago-based developer Midway announced its third quarter earnings today, pulling in $51.4 million in revenue. That's better than the $36.7 million it did the year prior and thankfully in line with expectations. The bad news — oh, there's bad news, naturally — is that Midway took a loss of $75.9 million, with losses… » 11/10/08 7:40pm 11/10/08 7:40pm

New Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe Story Trailer

How will the end unfold when the characters from Mortal Kombat and DC Universe collide? With two beloved franchises at stake, the story behind the latest Mortal Kombat has taken on extra importance. This new trailer gives us a glimpse into the story, which was written by comic book writers Justin Gray and Jimmy… » 10/29/08 5:00pm 10/29/08 5:00pm

Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe - Super Moves And Pro Moves

Senior Designers John Edwards and Paulo Garcia take us through the difference between super moves and pro moves in the upcoming Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe. The game will feature all of the normal spear throwing, fireball hurling super moves you've come to know from Mortal Kombat as well as some new ones for the DC… » 10/27/08 3:20pm 10/27/08 3:20pm

New MK Versus DCU Screens Slightly Irregular

Less than 20 days to go before Midway unleashes Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe, and I for one am ready to explode with excitement. So are Wonder Woman and Baraka in this set of new screens, showcasing three of the game's new fighting mechanisms. Rage Mode allows the character to finally release all the rage they've… » 10/23/08 1:40pm 10/23/08 1:40pm

Midway To Focus On Licenses That Make Money

In what I consider to be a very wise business move, Midway has decided to narrow their focus on licensed games to those that perform well. While no specifics were mentioned, the company announced that they've amicably resolved various underperforming licensed properties in order to focus on more lucrative properties… » 10/16/08 12:40pm 10/16/08 12:40pm