links for 2006-10-18

links for 2006-10-18
Virtual parenting poised for growth spurt – EcckyIn 6 days you’ll go from baby to full grown adult (unless you’re a man, then you’ll just progress to an man of adult age (tags: virtual onlinegaming videogames PCgaming PC eccky)Major UK retailers refuse to stock Bully // GamesIndustry.biz(tags: gaming videogames gamesindustry rockstar)The Adventuress » Psychonauts […][Lees verder]

THQ Nintendo Wii Launch Lineup
I feel like I am just copy/paste blogging today LOLHere’s the lineup from THQ for their Wii Launch. Add this to yesterday’s Ubisoft launch lineup for the Wii and you have a very strong launch lineup (not even looking at what Nintendo and others are launching).About the Avatar: The Last Airbender Video GameBased on one […][Lees verder]

More on Women in Gaming
According to the Popcap survey, (conducted by Information Solutions Group) over 70% of the audience is female, and 89% are over 30. This correlates with the Neilson finding which found that 64% of all online gamers are female. Not only that but when asked to list their favourite leisure pastimes they listed casual games above […][Lees verder]

Second Life Last Names For Sale
I’m Robyn Fritch in Second Life, but apparently now I can be Robyn Tippins if I want to pony up the dough:CNet.com’s Daniel Terdiman reports that LL will begin charging individuals and companies RL money to use their ‘legal’ last names, or in the case of companies, presumably the company’s name (as in the recently-seen […][Lees verder]

Nintendo Remote Control Schwag
Nintendo is my favorite game marketer. They just do such a good job of making us all salivate for their products. Microsoft is pretty good at it too. Somehow Sony takes what was initially intense excitement and quashes it as launch nears.Here Nintendo has sent IGN a remote control version of their […][Lees verder]

links for 2006-10-18
Virtual parenting poised for growth spurt – EcckyIn 6 days you’ll go from baby to full grown adult (unless you’re a man, then you’ll just progress to an man of adult age (tags: virtual onlinegaming videogames PCgaming PC eccky)Major UK retailers refuse to stock Bully // GamesIndustry.biz(tags: gaming videogames gamesindustry rockstar)The Adventuress » Psychonauts […][Lees verder]

THQ Nintendo Wii Launch Lineup
I feel like I am just copy/paste blogging today LOLHere’s the lineup from THQ for their Wii Launch. Add this to yesterday’s Ubisoft launch lineup for the Wii and you have a very strong launch lineup (not even looking at what Nintendo and others are launching).About the Avatar: The Last Airbender Video GameBased on one […][Lees verder]

More on Women in Gaming
According to the Popcap survey, (conducted by Information Solutions Group) over 70% of the audience is female, and 89% are over 30. This correlates with the Neilson finding which found that 64% of all online gamers are female. Not only that but when asked to list their favourite leisure pastimes they listed casual games above […][Lees verder]

Second Life Last Names For Sale
I’m Robyn Fritch in Second Life, but apparently now I can be Robyn Tippins if I want to pony up the dough:CNet.com’s Daniel Terdiman reports that LL will begin charging individuals and companies RL money to use their ‘legal’ last names, or in the case of companies, presumably the company’s name (as in the recently-seen […][Lees verder]

Nintendo Remote Control Schwag
Nintendo is my favorite game marketer. They just do such a good job of making us all salivate for their products. Microsoft is pretty good at it too. Somehow Sony takes what was initially intense excitement and quashes it as launch nears.Here Nintendo has sent IGN a remote control version of their […][Lees verder]