Appears like we’re all nonetheless alive. The world didn’t finish. That works for me. Let’s check out what occurred within the gaming world this week, sooner moderately than later, simply in case we miscalculated it by a day.
Avenue Figher X Mega Man is Now Out there
A bunch of followers bought collectively and created a Avenue Fighter and Mega Man crossover sport. Capcom dug it, in order that they gave it their blessing and now it’s accessible. It takes the premise of traditional NES Mega Man video games, however moderately than battle characters like Wooden Man and Minimize Man, you tackle the characters of Avenue Fighter. Each video games celebrated their 25th anniversary this 12 months, so it’s a becoming tribute. Oh yeah, it’s a free obtain.
Pacific Rim Trailer Options the Voice of GLaDOS
The recently-released trailer for Pacific Rim seems to be fairly depraved. Even cooler, it has a little bit nod to Valve’s in style Portal collection. Within the sport, an AI often known as GLaDOS is without doubt one of the key characters. Her voice is heard all through because the participant makes their means by way of Portal’s take a look at chambers. Seems that GLaDOS voice actress Ellen McLain is definitely offering a voice featured within the film. It’s even going by way of the identical processing to make her sound identical to the sport’s character. In keeping with web site IGN, director Guillermo Del Toro shouldn’t be saying whether or not their is a connection to the sport.
Resident Evil 6 for PC
Simply in case you had been ready for Resident Evil 6 for the PC — it’s in all probability not price it. Capcom introduced that the sport will arrive subsequent 12 months. March of 2013, to be actual. When it arrives, will probably be accessible each in bodily and digital type. The sport is claimed to have all the identical content material because the console variations.
Doesn’t Look Like Metallic Gear Rising: Revengeance is coming to Wii U
Kojima Productions introduced that Metallic Metallic Gear Rising: Rvengeance shouldn’t be coming to the Wii U as a result of the sport producer doesn’t take into account the Wii U sport pad as an precise controller. In an interview with Eurogamer, producer Yuji Korekado stated:
One of many strongest appeals of the Wii U is the GamePad. Nonetheless, we’ve constructed Metallic Gear Rising so you may absolutely benefit from the sport on the controllers whether or not it’s on the PS3 or the Xbox. So, presently we aren’t serious about Metallic Gear Rising on the Wii U.
iOS 6.0.2 Launched and Some Customers Complain of Shortened Battery Life
Apple launched iOS 6.0.2 earlier this week for the iPhone 5 and iPad Mini solely. The software program replace is to repair a WiFi velocity and connectivity subject. Nonetheless, some customers are complaining of shortened battery life since putting in it. I don’t see a lot of a distinction myself, however I wasn’t notably impressed with my iPhone 5 battery life from the beginning.
Thieves Snatch 7,000 Wii U Consoles From Warehouse
This can be a fairly loopy story when you concentrate on simply how a lot these consoles price. Reportedly round $2.1 million, however it’s onerous to say for positive, as a result of there are two SKUs. Additionally think about how large of a heist 7,000 consoles have to be. In keeping with reviews, it occurred throughout a storm earlier this week. They rolled in with two semi vehicles and used a forklift two load the consoles onto the vehicles, two semis, and an extra field truck, in line with reviews.
Nintendo TVii Out there
Nintendo TVii made its debut this week. It’s a Wii U characteristic that lets customers verify their native programming information in order that they will see what’s on, and skim round primarily based on what they take pleasure in watching. It additionally integrates Wii U apps comparable to Amazon Immediate Video. Sadly, Netflix shouldn’t be but straight built-in.
Tremendous Mario Impersonator Arrested for Touching Girls Inappropriately in New York
This was simply too, shall we embrace completely different, to move up. A 34-year-old named Damon Torres is a road performer round Instances Sq.. He clothes up as Mario for money, identical to all these Batmans and Jack Sparrows down Hollywood Boulevard. The dude bought arrested for groping a 58-year-old girl. There appear to be some conflicting reviews. One says he grabbed her thigh. The opposite says he “touched her non-public elements.” We don’t know which is extra correct, however it’s form of an fascinating story.