Asian MMO Players Love To Smoke And Grind

As a connoisseur of the MMO genre, I've often noticed that your average Chinese and Korean massively multiplayer online games tend to rely heavily on the mouse, often foregoing keyboard movement altogether in favor of the dreaded click-to-move system that I completely despise. So why do Asian MMO games lean so hard on… » 8/13/08 12:20pm 8/13/08 12:20pm

Old Snake Says Don't Litter, Smoking is Bad For You

During the 9-minute or so loading screen of Metal Gear Solid IV, gamers are treated to a close up view of old Snake sucking through cigarette after cigarette as game tips, warnings and public service announcements pop-up on the screen. They're certainly not worth sticking around to watch, but if you do you'll get two… » 6/12/08 10:00am 6/12/08 10:00am