Saturday, March 26, 2011

This month in Joystick Division: March 2011

A protagonist, but not exactly a "good" guy
The top five movies based on video games
In honor of the Oscars, I take a look at the video game movies that were the most enjoyable; or, more accurately, those that sucked the least.

Supremacy MMA brings women into the fight
Women fighters finally get their chance to stand in the spotlight and kick the crap out of each other thanks to the upcoming Supremacy MMA.

Kinect to connect with PCs
Microsoft opens up Kinect's features for the PC so even more creative mods can be built with greater ease.

The top five protagonists we love to hate
From Nico to Kratos, these protagonists aren't exactly the hero type.

Mortal Kombat brings the pain- Hands-on impressions
Judging by my time spent with the game, Mortal Kombat is shaping up to be a fighting fan's dream come true.

The top 15 most satisfying weapons in video game history
Gamers love to pull the trigger. These weapons simply make doing so an absolute joy.

Bully bodyslam video gets the Street Fighter treatment
The infamous video featuring a scrawny bully falling victim to his own cruelty is even more entertaining once it's injected with some Street Fighter goodness.

The top five most unconventional means of transportation in video games
Getting from point A to point B is more fun when your vehicle moves outside of the box.

Jikandia: The Timeless Land misses the mark- Review
Find out why Jikandia is good, but not great for JRPG fans.

The 3DS Buyer's Guide: All the launch day details
Everything you need to know before running out to buy a Nintendo 3DS.

MLB 11: The Show (PSP)- Review
The Show hits the road in its latest PSP offering. While nothing here is new, you still won't find a more solid portable baseball game anywhere.

Castlevania "Reverie" is good times, over before you know it
The first bit of DLC for the latest Castlevania is fun while it lasts. Too bad it doesn't last very long.