Christine Donatello

  • Atari And Xbox 360 Systems Fused Together on ‘Ben Heck’

    Posted Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4

    If you’re anywhere near my age (or older), you probably remember the old Atari systems. Perhaps you’ve even owned one. I was five when my parents bought me one back in 1982. Having played some of my favorite games for hours on my Atari 2600, I remember thinking nothing could top it – until technology […]

  • WonderCon Schedule Released For April

    Posted Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 06:04 pm GMT -4

    Comic-Con International, the parent company of WonderCon, just released the much anticipated program schedule for the event, which will be held Friday through Sunday, April 1–3, at Moscone Center in San Francisco and the lineup is quite fantastic. The popular convention features every major comic book publisher, as well as major Hollywood movie studios and […]

  • SEGA To Release ‘Thor’ And ‘Captain America’ On Various Platforms

    Posted Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 11:46 am GMT -4

    If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a Norse god or a superhero, here’s your chance.  SEGA’s got two new epic games coming out this year. ‘Thor: God of Thunder’ and ‘Captain America: Super Soldier,’ scheduled for release May 3, 2011 and July 19, 2011 respectively, will feature eye-popping stereoscopic 3D […]

  • RPG ‘Blood Game’ Now In Open Beta

    Posted Monday, March 21st, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4

    The Germany-based browser games developer and publisher Playa Games recently announced the launch of the open beta of its new browser game ‘Blood Game,’ a role-playing game featuring a sinister vampire setting. According to CEO Hannes Beuck, ‘BloodGame’ surpasses previous browser games with its revolutionary graphics quality and twisting story. With the launch of ‘Blood […]

  • Square Enix Group To Help Disaster Victims In Japan

    Posted Monday, March 21st, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4

    Japan has a long way to go in their recovery efforts after the devastation they endured over a week ago.  Thankfully, countless companies and people have been donating their time and money to lessen the suffering of the Japanese people, and now Square Enix has decided to do the same. Square Enix Group announced that, following […]

  • Chicago Vying To Be Home For Space Shuttle Orbiter

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 09:08 pm GMT -4

    Like 21 other institutions, Chicago’s very own Adler Planetarium is hoping to be one of the chosen ones that will have the privilege of housing a Space Shuttle Orbiter.  While no one knows exactly which cities will be selected, The Adler Planetarium released a rendering of the state-of-the-art glass pavilion and learning center it would […]

  • ‘Apocalypse 2012′ App Available For iPhone And iPad

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 06:01 pm GMT -4

    Watch the evening news for just ten minutes and it’s not difficult to fathom the fact that we’re facing unprecedented times.  From earthquakes, tsunamis, flooding and other disasters occurring around the world, many believe we’re speeding toward the Apocalypse.  So what are we to do? Lawrence E. Joseph, acclaimed investigative journalist and best-selling author, has […]

  • Kids Invited To Compete Via Microsoft Kodu Game Lab

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4

    There’s no doubt that most kids love gaming and technology. With the vast array of gaming systems out on the market today, it’s hard to find a child who doesn’t own one. Well, Microsoft knows and appreciates the enthusiasm kids have for gaming. In fact, they recently announced the full availability of Microsoft Kodu Game […]

  • Interpret: Nintendo 3DS Must Be Both New And Different

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4

    It’s common sense that new products need to appeal to be both innovative and different in order to carve their own niche.  But according to a recent study, even though Nintendo 3DS future purchasers are young and avid gamers, their gaming system has yet to distinguish itself among the myriad of others that are on […]

  • ‘Homefront’ Invades Store Shelves

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4

    Did you ever wonder what would happen if America was invaded by foreign country?  ‘Homefront,’ a new videogame now in stores, depicts the invasion and occupation of America by a nuclear-armed Greater Korean Republic in the year 2027. ‘Homefront’ depicts an America as you’ve never seen it before – crushed by the heel of a […]

  • ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood And Chrome’

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 11:04 am GMT -4

    Attention, ‘Battlestar Galactica’ fans! If you’ve ever wanted to know what Young William Adama’s Adventures in the First Cylon War were like, you’re about to find out. Production has just been completed in Vancouver on Syfy’s highly anticipated 2-hour pilot, ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome.’ This is the all-new chapter in the ‘Battlestar Galactica’ saga, […]

  • Zombies Now Invading Facebook

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 07:57 am GMT -4

    You’ve seen zombies in movies and on television, crawling through streets on an endless hunt to devour human flesh.  There’s no escape; we all know it’s true.  But just when you thought the internet was safe, zombies come to Facebook.   Digital Chocolate, a leader in social games across growing platforms, recently announced the launch of […]

  • ‘Paul’ Soundtrack Offers Strange Array Of Music

    Posted Thursday, March 17th, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4

    ‘Paul’ hasn’t even been officially released yet and the soundtrack is already digitally available!  You’ll want to catch a listen to these songs because it seems as though the soundtrack promises to be as strange as the movie, and then some!  You may recognize classics such as Todd Rundgren’s “Hello It’s Me;” Bill Withers on Grover […]

  • ‘Free Realms’ Coming To PlayStation 3

    Posted Thursday, March 17th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4

    PlayStation fans will appreciate this news…Sony Online Entertainment announced that their free-to-play, family-friendly and highly popular virtual world game, ‘Free Realms,’ is scheduled for release in North America on March 29 for the PlayStation 3.    “’Free Realms’ continues to break new ground in the gaming industry – it will be the first free-to-play MMO […]

  • Genre Films Hitting Theaters This Week (3-18-11)

    Posted Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4

    It’s a new week which means new sci-fi releases are hitting theaters this Friday!  If you’re anything like me, you might like to shake off the stress of the week by watching a movie in your favorite theater.  Sure, a trip to the movies costs money but if it gives you some much needed time away […]