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Looks like 3D gaming is slowly becoming the latest incarnation into the Gaming industry with both Sony Playstation and Nintendo coming out with 3D gaming consoles. Well certainly there are difference that the Playstation is for paying on the big screen stereoscopic 3D whereas the Nintendo 3Ds is a small 3 inch screened handheld console. The fact here is that the game developers and console makers have understood and decided that 3D gaming is the new frontier and preparing for it right now is the best thing they can do to be able to be the best when the 3D gaming boom happens. With the cost of a 3D television still upwards of the $2,000, it looks like 3D gaming in the real sense will be enjoyed by a few rich kids only. But predictions are ripe that the 3D television rated will drop down to $1,000 and will make it a little affordable for many people around the world. But the near future gamers are in for a treat with extremely splendid games being developed by the big publishers which will set new standards for gaming. This will truly be taking gaming into the next dimension.
The E3 conference saw the launch of a slimmer and sexier Xbox 360 by Microsoft. This Xbox 360 is more in line with the X form factor and is lighter and has smaller dimension as compared to its older version. Dimensions wise it is only slightly smaller than the older generation and hence it is not being called the slim Xbox 360.
Although the size does not matter much, the internals are the things that matter the most. The outer ports have seen a drastic change with the omission of the Microsoft proprietary memory unit, which are rejected in favor of two USB ports since the latest firmware upgrade from Microsoft sees the compatibility of Xbox with USB’s. It also has an optical audio jack. Also the hard dist now is placed so that it is easily replaceable. Performance wise it is a complete imitator of its previous generation with no increase in game installation of any improvement in graphics. This console is the most power efficient among the various game consoles from the previous generation to the present one. But upgrading form an older generation to this console is not a very good choice since this console offers very little in terms of improvement, but it is the best Xbox 360 among all the Xbox’s and is worth every penny if you are a first time buyer.
For those wishing to bet on sporting events worldwide and locally, online sports betting is one of the best options out there. There is a wide range of firms that will accept online sports bets, with just as many sporting events to choose from. Although bookmaking is illegal in many states of the US, the law does not apply to online betting, so you can be safe in the knowledge that all your gambling activities will be legal.
Depending on your personal preference, there are wide ranges of sports to bet on. One of the most popular is American football, most notably The Superbowl. Gamblers can choose from any range of games to bet on, including gambling on what will be the best games of the forthcoming year in the various divisions.
Basketball is also a popular sport to bet on. Whether you want to have a guess at who will be in the NBA final or whether you want to limit your betting to the various conferences, there is always the ability to bet on the team you like. Even individual players could be worth a shot, with Rookie of the Year being a closely fought contest to spot upcoming stars at an early age.
Global sporting events are one of the most enjoyable ways to gamble online. FIFA’s annual World Cup soccer tournament is usually a tight race right up to the Quarter Finals, although teams such as Brazil, Argentina and Italy are usually the favorites to win the overall competition. Just be aware that if you want to actually watch any of the games, you may have to get up very early as the tournaments are in locations all over the world.
Online sports betting is a fun way to support your favorite team, enjoy the thrill of sporting events and, who knows, maybe make a little extra money!
Apple iPad among a host of other features also features gaming on the large screen. It promises to offer the best portable gaming experience that any portable console has to offer. And it has already made sure this is possible with a large screen and a 1 GHz A4 processor which provides all the hardware necessary for a good gamer to enjoy a responsive game.
The best part about his gadget is that it can run all the games developed for Iphone and games for this console are already found on the apple app store, since this console has the same operating system as the mobile phone and the iTouch.. It provides a refined improvement in speed, graphics and better response. It offers the largest screen at 9.7 inches which is bigger than the PSP and the Nintendo DS, giving a better view of the game’s graphics. The availability of a gyroscope and a responsive touch screen means a gaming experience like no other.
But the question remains is if game developers trust the gaming feature of this iPad and start developing games for this platform or if the hard core gamers will like the button less gaming of this console.
For all you eager Nintendo fans out there, there is a god news coming from the Nintendo handheld console department that the next generation Nintendo hand held’s design has been finalized and its going to be a trend setter like the older generations of Nintendo consoles. This rumored Nintendo is supposed to have a 3D camera, dual screens one of which will be a 3 dimensional screen, a tilt sensor and will be quite much more powerful than the previous generation handheld. This news came from the sources that are part of the latest Nintendo development kit.
The new Nintendo will have the same older clam shell design of the Nintendo DS. But the newer Nintendo will have a larger screen with pop up 3D capabilities. This handset will be capable of playing the older games of the Nintendo DS. The prototype consoles of the new Nintendo 3DS have been produced and have impressed almost everyone who has seen it like the E3 boss who found the device “Cool”. If this is the effect on a person who does not play games, imagine the kind of spell it will have on die hard Nintendo fans.
The latest sequel in the rock band series is in the lines of its predecessors with the high intensity musical game continuing its foray into the musical real. This time the number of buttons on the guitar has been jumped up to 150 buttons and it’s become more complicated than ever. And a complete band has about seven instruments which include two guitars, three vocalists and a drummer and one keyboard.
The problems associated with the previous games have been brushed and the edges have been smoothened to bring more improvements in the game play. They have almost succeeded in making the ultimate music game as the game developers announced at the pre E3 press.
The attention to detail is spell binding here and that is what makes this game better than any other music game in the market. The various little features like the band being shown in the back ground of the menu and going around tuning their equipments is one feature that makes the game better. The game has a single career mode and a band career mode. The multiplayer game is also quite interesting with the feature of setting the time limit of each multiplayer game as much as you like. The number of sings in the library has been increased with a new rating system for each song based on the genre.
If you are the proud owner of an Android phone, then the reason to feel proud just went up higher. What if you could combine the two best features of an phone and a popular gaming console together? Yeah you get an android that plays the Playstation games.
Popular modder ZodTTD has created an emulator for android operating system which lets one enjoy the PS games on the convenient screen of the phone. ZodTTD is of the Iphone jailbreaking fame who has also created emulators for SNES, N64, Genesis, Playstation and a VLC player for Iphone. But for the first time he is venturing in to the android scene and couldn’t have made a better entry with this swanky emulator.
ShaDenSu of Digital-Disbeleiver was impressed and praised to code to be very stable and ready for release. The emulator required some high configurations and is already running faster on a Nexus one than iPhone. Hence a Cortex A8 processor or a Snapdragon processor is required for enjoying the game at optimum speed.
It’s almost certain that a Killzone game sequel is in the works and is close to being officially announced by Sony. Like its predecessors, this game has been able to generate the hype necessary to make it a debut hit. But if it will be a long running hit as the first killzone, only time will tell. The game has managed to leak a few details about the game play.
The game has various new features such as jetpack. This jetpack is supposed to be easily maneuverable and shockingly lightweight as opposed to the stupid jetpacks found in other games. The game is supposedly being made in 2D and 3D as well and is termed as a game changer. Most of the other parts of the game play are the same with improvement to hand to hand combat where more different attacks are added to the list of different attacks. The game’s graphic designers have tried to make the outdoors look out of this world to give you an otherworldly feeling.
Thou these features may or may not be available, it will be revealed during the E3 gamer expo in a few weeks and action game addicts are waiting eagerly for its release.
Rocket Knight is an action adventure game available for Xbox 360, PS3and PC’s. It is developed by Climax and published by Genesis. It is a modern day sequel of the popular 1993 original Rocket Knight.
It can be best defined as a horizontally scrolling shooter and at most of the times a vertical-scrolling plat former. It is a beautiful looking game with impressive graphics and game art with its colorful characters, vibrant backgrounds and remember-able bosses which makes this game worth the download. The game levels are neatly designed where new comers can take each level at a time and adjust to the classic game-play and the veterans can jump to the tougher arcade mode and test their skills.
The time taken to complete the entire game is just two hours in arcade mode which is one of the biggest drawbacks of this game since games which cost just as same will run for a whole day of constant playing. Whereas a few people might miss the sensation of jet setting that was available in the 1993 classic game.
It the short game play can overcome the addiction of the classic Rocket Knight game, this is a good investment for a short while to feel nostalgic.
Red Dear redemption is the second part of the 2004 hit Red Dear Revolver from Rockstar Games. It is an action/adventure game set across the lawless and chaotic lands at the turn of the 20th century. Fans of GTA IV beware that this is not your cup of tea and there is nothing for you here. It is a fulfilled western open world that is enjoyable to roam around with a loaded gun.
It tells a tale filled with humor, violence, and emotion of an outlaw named John Martson whose duty is to kill his ex-gang mates in exchange for his family’s liberty. The voice work is the best among the recent games and the lip synching and facial simulations are flawless. The ending of this bold and violent epic has a joyous and surprising conclusion than seen in any recent adventure game.
The game world is the biggest compared to other games of similar proportions and ranges from snowy mountain passes, extensive plains and blazing cactus filled deserts. The character encounters geographically specific animals that either go on about their own business or attack you. There are many side missions that involve hunting or collecting wild flowers that can earn the gamer money. Travelling and saving can be done through camp fires that allows for instant teleportation between the staggering distances.
Combat is brought to life here by the euphoria engine that brings the characters to life and improves upon the GTA4 with hilarious and brutal results. The attention to the horses is amazing and the level of attention paid to the act of getting on top of a horse in one fluid motion is totally delightful.