The Wii U launch in North America was a great success for Nintendo: the console is practically unavailable in most retailers and prices on ebay are skyrocketing, with consoles selling for over 500$, well over the retail suggested price. With the holiday season almost upon us a stock shortage could really hurt potential Christmas sales…

Strike force missions are new types of missions included in Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2 where player must complete a main and a few sub objectives. Gameplay wise the missions are different from the main game since you’ll be controlling a squad of soldiers, mechs and drones. It’s a hybrid between the regular action…

Companies and consumers both always expect, for a reason or another, that first run consoles may be defective or run into many types of problems but probably no one could have predicted that the Miiverse system included into the new Nintendo Wii U console could be hacked so easily. Nintendo has aknowledged the problem and…

Shotguns in Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2 are great close ranged weapons, perfect for clearing rooms indoors and for any situation requiring close range combat. At long range shotguns are not so useful: shotgun pellets simply vanish after going past their maximum range. During multiplayer, depending on your play style and the mode you’re…

Bad news for PlayStation Vita owners: Ratchet and Clank: Full Frontal Assault(also known as Ratchet & Clank: QForce), Insomniac’s latest game in the series, has been delayed on the platform. Instead of making its original release date alongside the PS3 version of the game(November 27, 2012), Full Frontal Assault Vita will be available in January…

Hitman absolution, the much waited extension of the dormant Hitman series will not have a online pass to accesses the contracts mode, instead it will be free for all. The contracts mode is a create your own assassination missions from the single player missions already present and you challenge your friends to beat the revised…

Despite being so thoroughly marketed as a pre-order bonus for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, and undoubtedly fast becoming a fan favorite, the multiplayer map Nuketown 2025 will no longer be playable in the game’s multiplayer playlists. This means that the map will only have been playable for a week before being removed. Previously,…

As it was expected, new details about Grand Theft Auto 5 are constantly coming in: ever since the second trailer reveal and Gameinformer’s big coverage of the game, there’s not a day lately that doesn’t bring in new Grand Theft Auto 5 news. And it’s Gameinformer once again the source of the news: writer Matt…

Microsoft has announced that a Karaoke app will be added to the Xbox 360 this holiday. The app will be powered by the Karaoke Channel and will boast 8,000 different playable songs, which don’t actually need to be downloaded to play, as they can apparently be streamed straight to the console. The pricing structure is…