Monthly Archives: August 2008

A-League Season 4 – Round 3 Preview

I didn’t end up posting a preview of round 2 (due to a shocking cold) but did manage 2/4 in the online tipping comp I do. So, er, yay. Anyway, on with round 3… Newcastle Jets @ Melbourne Victory I … Continue reading

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Tales of Vesperia – Demo Impressions

With the (North American) release of Tales of Vesperia imminent, I checked out the demo that’s been on Live since July (on the ball, me). In terms of interface, style and battle system, it stays true to its predecessor – … Continue reading

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A-League Season 4 – Round 1 Preview

The fourth season of the A-League gets underway this weekend (August 15th through 17th) and to mark the occasion, here is the first of a (hopefully) regular series of previews. Friday, August 15th Newcastle Jets vs Central Coast Mariners A … Continue reading

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Soul Calibur IV – First Impressions

My eagerly anticipated copy of Soul Calibur IV arrived in the post today and I couldn’t resist popping it in for a look as soon as I arrived home from work. First impressions are very positive indeed: it looks stunning; … Continue reading

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Grim news indeed

I never thought I’d see the day, but it’s official – Brett Favre has been traded to the New York Jets. After earlier retiring, his decision to play on caused some consternation within Packer management, who were working towards a … Continue reading

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Good things come in threes

Nice bit of gaming goodness arriving in the mail today – Final Fantasy IV (DS) along with Soul Calibur IV and Blue Dragon (both 360). FFIV and SCIV were both absolute givens — Blue Dragon I’d held off for a … Continue reading

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Good times

It’s certainly been a good month for game releases as far as I’m concerned. So far I’ve bought the expansion to Puzzle Quest on XBLA and have Soul Calibur IV (X360) and Final Fantasy IV (NDS) winging their way to … Continue reading

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