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Yahoo Turns Down Microsoft's $44 Billion Buyout Offer

by Rainier on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:55 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Last week Microsoft sent shockwaves through the internet by offering to buy ailing Yahoo for no less than $44 billion. After a few days of deliberation, even considering outsourcing its ads business to rival Google, Yahoo will turn down the offer, claiming the unsolicited offer undervalues the company, saying it needs an extra $12 billion.

'Condemned 2: Bloodshot' (ALL) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 6:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA's Condemned 2: Bloodshot is a first-person action thriller immersing players in a world of psychological terror, featuring all-new fighting mechanics and online multiplayer functionality.

Wii Preview - 'Super Smash Bros. Brawl'

by Thomas Wilde on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:59 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Super Smash Bros. Brawl is Nintendo's latest incarnation in the popular Super Smash Bros. series of titles, featuring all-new characters ranging from Kirby and Wario to Samus and even Metal Gear Solid's Snake.

'Crysis' Coming to the Silver Screen

by Rainier on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Crysis, shooter fans will face a new kind of challenge requiring adaptive tactics and customization of weapons and armor in dynamic, hostile environments as mankind struggles to survive in the face of an alien invasion. In a recent interview, Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli revealed that, like its previous game Far Cry, they are in active talks to make a Crysis movie. Let's hope it's not Uwe Boll!

PSP Review - 'Carol Vorderman's Sudoku'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:38 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Let the ultimate Sudoku expert, Carol Vorderman, show you how to play and conquer the number game phenomenon sweeping the world. With over 1 million puzzle boards to choose from, experience countless hours and hours of fun.

'The Club' (PS3/X360/PC) Character Details #4 - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Club is a 3rd person action shooter focused on addictive and rewarding gameplay, testing your skills to the limit and offers relentless, frantic, and fast paced gameplay with a unique style, tone and storyline that drips with energy, attitude and anarchy.

'Lost Planet' (PS3) Demo Pulled

by Rainier on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Lost Planet is a sci-fi action shooter set within the merciless frozen tundra of a hostile planet, humans struggle for survival as conflicts arise between man, the surrounding indigenous creatures and the monstrous beings that have invaded. Released in Thursday, SCEA has pulled the multiplayer demo "in order to address issues that have come to light." (thanks FiringSquad)