Kids won’t know who Mad Max is or was when this game comes out for PS4 in early 2014. All they need to know is that it involves lots of bullets, bloodshed, and a lone warrior fighting to survive in a dystopian wasteland. Old dudes however, will remember that Mad Max was a badass cop played by Mel Gibson before he sucked.
PS4 is coming. You’ll have to wait a few more months but currently there are over 140 games in development optimized for the new system’s x86 processor, with its 8-core combined CPU/GPU, & 8 GB of unified GDDR5 memory. Translation: sick graphics, instant boots from sleep mode, etc. The PS4 will also offer all the multimedia options you need via Sony’s Video Unlimited service and unlike Xbox One, it’ll support used games.
Having sold over 10 million copies of Gran Turismo 5, you knew that sooner or later Gran Turismo 6 would be coming down the road. The new game lets you choose from 1200 cars, drive them in 31 locations and burn rubber on 71 different course layouts. Demo out in July for PS3.
The RetroN 5 is the latest version of the secretly worshipped universal retro video game system. Improving on the RetroN 4, the new system has 5 cartridge slots allowing vintage game nerds to use original NES, SNES, Genesis, Famicom, Game Boy Advance, Super Famicom, Mega Drive, Game Boy Color and Game Boy cartridges.
Designed with Vegas whales, teenage hip-hop stars, Nascar drivers, and Powerball lottery winners in mind, this handmade, limited edition calf skin-clad arcade entertainment system features a 55-inch HD display, PS3 everything for 4 players, Formula 1 seats for driving games, an 1800-watt sound system, and much more, like 51 calf skin color choices and nickelled hardware.
The iPad Pinball Machine may not give you the same full-body experience of a good ol’ upright machine but then again, when you lose your last ball, you can throw this one across the room. It features a spring-loaded ball launcher and flipper buttons and the app comes with 5 different and yes, free games.
Sony has just unveiled a new PlayStation 3 at the Tokyo Game Show. The streamlined design of the new system is smaller and lighter, plus it’s available with either 250GB or 500GB HDDs to accommodate full game downloads, massive DLC packs and other content storage. Available September 25, 2012.
After marathon Call Of Duty sessions it can be hard to transition back to civilian life but the Black Ops II Limited Edition Care Package can (sort of) help. This collector’s package contains an RC DragonFire Drone copter, the Steelbook, bonus in-game content, challenge coins, an official soundtrack disc and more.
Basketball fans have recently taken up a debate over whether the ’92 Olympic Dream Team would beat the ’12 Olympic squad that just took Gold. Global marketing mastermind Jay-Z aka Hova aka Jigga Man stepped in with a plan to settle this dream team debate. A new video game. He exec-produced NBA 2K13, a forthcoming all-star hoop game for XBox, PS3, etc. Should be baller. Release date: Oct. 2.
All the awesomeness packed into this 25th anniversary Street Fighter Collector’s set is enough to cause a rise in the faded sweatpants of many an aging armchair ninja. It features 4 different versions of the classic game, 25 years of soundtrack music, a documentary on the game’s influence, a 64-page art book, and an 8-inch tall flaming, light up statue of Ryu, the game’s icon.