Phillip Mlynar - University Of Birmingham

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Jul 22, 2009

Today’s Time-Waster: Blazing Lazers

If you're strongly of the opinion that the world of video game racing is sorely lacking in the lasers department, then head over to the Blazing Lazers demo site for the aptly-titled Super Laser Racers. Fusing top-down race action with the type of blast-and-move business that made Geometry Wars such a frenzied affair, the title keeps things perky with Survivor and Eliminator modes, plus online leagues and a track editor to boot.

Mar 25, 2009

Who You Gonna Call? Alyssa Milano!

Not just the minx from Charmed, Alyssa Milano has now added video game voice-over acting to her resume by agreeing to play the role of Dr Ilyssa Selwyn in the upcoming Ghostbusters video game release. Ear-marked as the love interest in the game's plot, the sassy archaeologist will be fending off the smooth moves of Bill Murray's Dr Peter Venkman character while showing off her expertise...

Mar 23, 2009

5 Video Games That Are Actually Good For You!

New high-tech research from Nottingham Trent University claims that playing video games has the potential to become part of a beneficial daily physical exercise regime. Which is reassuring, if hardly news for anyone who's been dabbling in the more vigorous side of video-gaming in recent years. Here's five of the best that just might make you tone up...

The Don Of Dons: New Godfather II Multiplayer Is Badass

Bad Brando impressions at the ready: Godfather II, out on PC, PS3 and Xbox360, will come with an all new multi-player mode allowing up to 16 wannabe Mafia bosses to "think like a Don" - which presumably means coming up with devious and blood-splattering ways to dispose of your fellow Mafiosi.