My biggest gripe with gaming here in the Philippines is the fact that we were always overlooked when it came to pre-order or mail-in order bonuses. The Gamestop here doesn't offer the same bonuses, and we don't have Best Buy or Walmart. I felt cheated. I was always forced to wait a few months before I can download the DLC, and normally for $15. It just felt unfair - I'm willing to pre-order, to pay good money, but because I'm not from North America or Europe, I don't get anything.
That is until Datablitz started offering the same pre-order bonuses you would get from Amazon, Gamestop and Best Buy!
The pre-order bonus from any Datablitz is the Physical Warfare pack with the Type 88 LMG, flash suppesors, DAO-12 shotgun and flechette rounds and a shirt. Seriously, I would've been fine with just a shirt. On top of that, you get the Back to Karkand expansion map pack, too.
Despite how straightforward and monotonous I found Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, I still find my interest piqued by Spider-Man: Edge of Time for some unholy reason. Maybe it's just masochism, who knows. Either way, I just came across a video of Josh Keaton talking about the latest Spider-Man game from Beenox! He mentions some pretty interesting things.
Oh wait, I think I figured out why I'm so interested.
Black Cat... FROM THE FUTURE!
The graphics look stunning, absolutely gorgeous. The gameplay, though, looks like the same old shit from Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions. The two simultaneous timelines thing has me worried as it could be very gimmicky, but I guess only time will tell if my fears are well placed. We'll find out soon enough because the game ships October 14, 2011.
Pre-order your Modern Warfare 3 from Steam now and get absolutely nothing extra. So, I guess this really is just buying something way in advance. Because, you know, you really have to reserve digital copies because they run out of... disk space.
I was one of the millions of people who jumped into the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare franchise because I got tired of the World War II FPS theme. I was immediately hooked. I spent hours upon hours of getting my ass handed to me by screaming 13 year old kids.
While going over a few things online, I noticed a Facebook group I frequent was going apeshit over a couple videos. Turns out, someone posted the Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 reveal videos of Dr. Strange, the single character I never thought would be in a fighting game, and Nemesis, someone who fits so well, it's ridiculous he wasn't included earlier. Check these videos out.