Posts Tagged ‘space’

Thargoids Aliens In Elite: Dangerous Have Suddenly Become Hostile

by Nathan Gibsonon September 29, 2017
The Thargoids, an alien species in the Elite: Dangerous universe, first appeared in the game almost a year ago. This first contact event surprised players, who were given no real warning that they would be coming over to their galaxy. The situations was tense but this quickly turned to intrigue when meetings between the alien […]

Moons Of Madness To Arrive In 2018

by Todd Blackon August 11, 2017
Space is a place that we as humans long to go to. But, it’s also the source of many potential stories. For TV shows, movies, video games, comics, it all comes together…but…often it’s not pleasing stories that are told. Take for example the upcoming first-person psychological horror game Moons of Madness by Rock Pocket Games. […]

Rebel Galaxy Review (Xbox One)

by Nathan Gibsonon February 22, 2016
One of the most popular types of games are those that are set in space. The science fiction genre continues to be one of the biggest in the industry and there are hundreds of new releases every year that focus on space and aliens. Yet, there are relatively few titles that give players something that […]

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Rosetta Becomes First Spacecraft to Journey to a Comet

by Shawn Hopkinson August 6, 2014
Today is a historic day for solar system exploration. The European Space Agency spacecraft Rosetta ended 10 years of sailing through the solar system to come to its destination, cosmic spitting distance from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Rosetta’s path through the solar system was circuitous, using three gravity assisted flybys of Earth and one of Mars to build speed and get […]

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Scientists Take Control of Long-Abandoned Spacecraft

by Shawn Hopkinson May 30, 2014
Yesterday, a group of civilian scientists was able to make contact with and control a spacecraft that has been wandering alone in the solar system for decades. The spacecraft, the International Sun-Earth Explorer-3 (ISEE-3), was contacted by the ISEE-3 Reboot Project from the Arecibo Radio Observatory in Puerto Rico. The Reboot Project is an international effort authorized by NASA […]

Animated Short: Spacetime Fabric Softener

by Eileen Cruzon June 14, 2013
Chill out to this music video by Professor Soap a.k.a. Ryan Mauskopf. In it, an astronaut takes off in his ship and takes a trip through a black hole. If you visit his site, you’ll be able to download some storyboards from the animated short. Spacetime Fabric Softener from Professor Soap on Vimeo.

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Notch’s New Game Revealed! 0x10c

by Dean Amondon April 4, 2012
From the man himself, Notch’s newest game has been revealed and will follow a similar route as Minecraft did being released very early in development to allow gamers to help shape the game’s final build.  More information inside!

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Review: Voltron: Defender of the Universe (XBLA)

by Daniel Flatton December 6, 2011
Do these lions come together to form a great game or are they just another Robeast imitator? Hit the break to view our full verdict.

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New South Park Game On The Way

by Dean Amondon December 3, 2011
A new game based on the popular TV show “South Park” has been revealed!

EVE Online Crucible Expansion Released

by 1Robert Strickon December 1, 2011
CCP, one of the world’s leading independent game developers, today launched its Winter expansion, EVE Online: Crucible. With this latest release, after expanding the EVE experience with in-station environments and ultra-realistic 3D player avatars, CCP is recommitting itself to the compelling “spaceship” gameplay that has engaged the EVE community for almost a decade and provided […]

PlayStation European Store Update – 11/30/11

by Dean Amondon November 30, 2011
Deus Ex: Human Revolution highlights this week’s European PlayStation Store update!

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How Nintendo can win the Next Generation

by Daniel Flatton November 27, 2011
Sales wise, Nintendo has dominated this generation of consoles. No competitor sold anywhere near as many systems as Nintendo’s little system that could. Unfortunately they did it at the expense of the core gamers and their recent sales numbers reflect that. Join me as I discuss how Nintendo can dominate sales and win back the […]