Playing With My Weiner

Gaming at the mercy of miniature daschunds.

Weinercast Wednesday November 5, 2008

The Weinercast is go! This week: Gwyddia’s Top 8 Politically Themed Games.

As always, the Weinercast is available on Gwyddia - Weinercast

Please leave us a review or a comment/question, and we’ll address it on air next week!

A non-iTunes link if you need it.

 

As promised, the link for Spiderweb Software.

 

And a special treat, a Bad Dudes video with hysterical voiceovers:

 

Beatles Rock Band Compatibility is Questionable November 3, 2008

Filed under: Blizzard,Games,Rock Band,Rumors — Gwyddia @ 3:25 pm
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Curiouser and curiouser. More details keep leaking out in the wake of last week’s announcement. Today’s snippet comes from Joystiq, who reports that MTV Games won the Beatles video game licensing duel because they showed “more flexibility” than Guitar Hero publisher Activision Blizzard. By “flexibility”, they mean “willingness to not brand the game as ‘Rock Band’ or ‘Guitar Hero’. Apparently the Beatles are still worried about name recognition.

 

Beatles Announcement a Bust? October 30, 2008

Filed under: Games,Industry,Rock Band,Rumors — Gwyddia @ 12:07 pm
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AppleCorps

AppleCorps

It looks like yesterday’s OMGs may have been a bit premature. Yes, there will be a Beatles music game. Yes, it will use Rock Band instruments. But it is NOT a Rock Band expansion pack ala’ Guitar Hero: Aerosmith. It is also at least a year away.

You can check out the full text of the press release over at Kotaku.

 

OMG OMG OMG Beatles! October 29, 2008

Filed under: Games,Kotaku,Rock Band,Rumors — Gwyddia @ 7:33 pm
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Not THAT Apple.

Not THAT Apple.

As per Kotaku, MTV Games and Apple Corps, who holds the right to the Beatles’ catalog, are holding a press conference tomorrow to announce “an exclusive agreement to develop a global music project.”

 

 

Rock Band Beatles, anyone?