07/25/2011, The media attention has focused on the fact that Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik has been saying that he used the video game hit Modern Warfare 2 (MW2, see video in the full post) as a “training” tool, and that according to him, the game was realistic enough to reproduce “real world operations”. But that’s not the only video game reference that he used: during his training and preparation he […]
05/27/2011, This is exactly what Sony should have done with George Hotz – given him a job as a security specialist, instead of suing him in court and getting its PlayStation Network and other Sony websites hacked day in and out. Microsoft is reported to be working with the 14-year-old Irish hacker who managed to stir up a little trouble with his Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 phishing scam alert. […]
04/27/2011, Microsoft can’t seem to leave Sony alone, can they? The competitive streak between both companies is extremely strong to say the least, as Sony continues to grapple with the issue of their PlayStation Network being down and having its credit card details compromised to hackers, but Microsoft isn’t exactly playing the role of the Pope here – they too, have recently experienced a security failure of sorts, sending out warning […]
04/07/2010, Want to play Modern Warfare 2, but don’t want to shell out the money yet? Well, it seems that Valve is planning to offer a free weekend for gamers to enjoy Modern Warfare 2. From April 8th, you’ll be able to download the game’s client, and play online for free throughout the weekend. Have you been looking forward to this, and do you think that you the game is worth […]
09/11/2009, Mad Catz is going to milk Modern Warfare 2 for all it is worth by rolling out a slew of peripherals and accessories that will cater for individual destination platforms, including specially designed controllers. These ought to be out just in time as you pick up Infinity Ward’s FPS when it arrives later this November 10th. Depending on what you pick, they retail anywhere from $15 all the way to […]
08/26/2009, Mad Catz knows that there is a healthy bunch of people who are looking forward to the Modern Warfare 2 game later this November, and have announced more peripherals that aim to enhance the way the game is played them, including custom controllers, mice, faceplates as well as “skinz”, an unknown factor. We do know that these add-ons will be priced between $15 to a whopping $100 for 10 different […]
07/21/2009, Infinity Ward has revealed that they are currently consulting with another party on developing a new Modern Warfare 2 controller, although the final product will be far from a fully functional M4 carbine that will be accompanied by a pair of night vision goggles. We do know that this new controller will feature analog thumbsticks, although the jury is still out on whether gamers prefer concave or convex stick-tops. What […]
07/13/2009, As if Modern Warfare 2 did not generate generate enough buzz, the Prestige Edition will come with fully functioning NVGs (night vision goggles). We’re not sure how much the bundle will cost but NVGs can cost a few hundred bucks for the low-end ones.