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Video games are one of the coolest things that computer technology has brought us. It started with blocky pixels and a ton of fun, and is now larger than the movie industry. Since Ubergizmo founders Eliane and Hubert have both worked in the video games industry, we will always look at Game Tech as something special.

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Nintendo responds to PETA’s murderous interpretation of Mario

11/15/2011, Remember our story on how Nintendo’s Super Mario 3D Land launch was somehow marred by the rather overzealous (and illogical in this case, methinks) move on PETA’s part to demonize a character who has saved the Mushroom Kingdom countless times,...

Sony offers new Harry Potter 3D Experience Movie Pack PS3 bundle

11/15/2011, The holiday season will be upon us soon, which signals yet another mad rush at the cash registers by parents who do last minute shopping, so if you are wondering whether your home needs a new PS3, here is some (good) news for you – Sony will be...

Eye Asteroids need no joystick

11/15/2011, Remember when you first had a go with the game Asteroids on the Atari 2600? Boy, did that translation of the arcade game into the living room make a real impact in my life, although the graphics by today’s standards would not even be able to attract...

Mario Kart Wii bundle stops Gamecube support

11/14/2011, Do you love all things Mario? Well, assuming you have yet to own a Wii, and want to pick up Mario Kart later this year, you will be pleased to know that the house of Nintendo will be rolling out the ultimate Mario Kari Wii bundle, where it will boast of a...

Minecraft goes gold at last

11/14/2011, You know that Minecraft is gold right from the beginning you played it, but here is the announcement from the horse’s mouth itself – the game has finally gone gold after a year of beta testing, making sure this will finally be a full fledged...

Kinect helps the blind to get around

11/14/2011, Microsoft surely did not figure out that their Kinect project would actually have resulted in so many hacks and mods, not to say that the collection of those mods are a bad thing. Take Kinecthesia for example – this particular project features a...

PETA bites Nintendo for Mario’s love affair with fur

11/14/2011, The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) are certainly as shrewd as serpent for making the most out of a pop culture event – case in point, Nintendo’s recent launch of their Super Mario 3D Land game that sees Mario wear a furry...

Super Mario 3D Land recreated in New York’s Times Square

11/14/2011, In case you weren’t aware, Super Mario 3D Land was launched over the weekend in the US and to commemorate the occasion, Nintendo held a special event in New York’s Times Square. The creators of Mario transformed the venue into a real life...

Zelda 3DS heading to the US

11/14/2011, We all know that the latest Zelda game for the Wii has received favorable initial impressions, even if the reviewers have yet to complete the game, but at long last, you are able to use the Wiimote and literally slash your way through enemies in an...

Halo 4 confirmed for Xbox 360

11/14/2011, For those of you who are waiting for Halo 4, we’ve got some updates for you: Microsoft’s upcoming game in its successful Halo franchise will be available on the Xbox 360. On Saturday, 343 Industry’s Frank O’Conner (Halo franchise...

NVIDIA Quad SLI with Intel X79 Chipset

11/14/2011, NVIDIA is taking advantage of the new Intel X79 chipset to provide what the company calls a “significantly” faster SLI* experience. With X79, 3-way SLI is up to 29% faster (according to NVIDIA) but gamers who can afford it can now get a...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 breaks game sales records

11/14/2011, It does seem as though video games have been making more money than movies these days in terms of “box office takings”, so to speak. Take for example, Activision’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, where it sent $400 million towards...

Sony announces PlayStation Move bundles

11/11/2011, Don’t own PlayStation Move yet, but have plans to pick one up? What better time to shop for one than this holiday season? At least that’s what Sony hopes that you’ll be thinking with the announcement of its brand new Move bundle. The...

Star Trek Online goes free-to-play 17th January 2012

11/11/2011, Cryptic Studios, the developer behind the Star Trek Online MMO announced just yesterday that the MMO would be converting to the free-to-play model come 17th January 2012. This would not be the first MMO to convert to that particular business model, with...