Archive: July 2012 | Broken Joysticks

Jul
31

The DSi Is Coming In Two New Colors

Personally, I’m not sure why this is necessary, but the DSi is receiving two new colors: matte red and matte blue. A tweet from Nintendo of America states that these new colored handhelds could be in the stores “as early […]

Jul
31

The Book of Unwritten Tales: Review

In the humble year of 2009 a little known German company, King Art, went forth on the great task of breathing fresh air into what has otherwise been a stale and stagnated genre of fantasy adventure. The journey was long, […]

Jul
30

The Walking Dead Ep. 1&2 Free For PS Plus August 7

Summer is quickly coming to a close, so why not make the most out of it with some free games? If you loved watching and/or reading The Walking Dead, it’ll be worth your time to try the prequel to the […]

Jul
30

Shogun 2 – Saints and Heroes Elite Unit Pack Now Available

SEGA’s Japanese themed real time strategy title, Total War: Shogun 2, just got a booster shot with the release of nine brand new units. These aren’t any regular units either, they are legendary heroes of battle who have been hardened […]

Jul
30

Con Bravo: Gaming Tournament & Free Play Impressions

During the last weekend we at Broken Joysticks got the opportunity to visit Con bravo down in the Hamilton Ontario area as our readership is already aware – and let me give a shout out saying it was one of […]

Jul
30

Indie Gala Seven Begins

Indie Gala has just launched its seventh “pay what you want” game bundle. If you purchase a copy of this bundle, you can choose how to split up your money between the developers, two charities, and Indie Gala. The charities […]

Jul
29

Hard Reset Extended Review

What sort of insanity would lead to and continue to allow buildings to have huge explosive packs above every door in the world?

Jul
27

NASCAR The Game: Inside Line Screenshots

Several screenshots have been released for Nascar The Game. These screens give you the inside track on all of the highly detailed racing action the game is set to offer. Nascare The Game: Inside Line is set for release on […]

Jul
27

Fall of Cybertron Optimus G1 Pack Trailer

If you’ve been a fan of Transformers since its inception, in the 1980s, then you might be interested  in the latest pre-order bonus for Fall of Cybertron. By pre-ordering the game at Gamestop/EB Games in either Canada or the United […]

Jul
27

Dust 514 Final Code Giveaway

We are back with one more Dust 514 Beta Key, just like the last time it’s first come, first played. You’ll have to enter this code on a North America PlayStation Network account to gain access to this weekend’s closed […]

Jul
27

Blockbuster Cast Announced For 007 Legends

Activations next James Bond title, 007 Legends, looks to  be bringing its A game with the announcement of a celebrity roster of contributors. Naturally you’ve got Daniel Craig reprising his role as 007, James Bond. Joining him are Michael Lonsdale […]

Jul
26

Resonance Review

I’m indifferent, actually, towards point-and-click adventure games and visual novels. But, if it has a great story, likable characters, and lots of humor, I’ll at least try it. That being said, Resonance has to be one of the best point-and-click […]

Jul
26

Dust 514 Beta Weekend Code Giveaway #1

Have you wanted to join in the fun in CCP’s cross platform/cross-game MMOFPS Dust 514? We’ve got two Beta keys to give away and the first of which is at the bottom of this article! Please Note: The below PSN […]

Jul
26

Escape the Boyle Mansion In New Interactive Dishonored Trailer

Bethesda has released a brand new 2 interactive minute trailer for upcoming first person assassination game, Dishonored. In this interactive trailer you can choose between three different escapes, “Long Jump”, “Sleep Tight” or “Chain Possession”. If you’ve wanted to see […]

Jul
26

Virtua Fighter V: Final Showdown Tutorial Videos

Virtua Fighter V: Final Showdown is a certainly an impressive game, given it’s $15 price point. We loved it  so much when we reviewed it last month, we gave it an 8.0 calling it “a great fighter with a lot […]