PC, XB360 / Strategy / Release: Feb 26, 2010 / ESRB: U

New Humble Bundle offers four Blendo games

By John Keefer, Apr 10, 2013 11:30am PDT

Blendo Games is in the spotlight this week for the newest Humble Bundle, with four games from the indie developer available in the tradition pay-what-you-want model we have all come to know and love.


Shack PSA: Steam indie savings

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 01, 2011 5:30pm PST

Celebrating this week's IGF Awards, Steam is running sales on fine indie games including Amnesia, Flotilla, Braid and Bit.Trip Beat.


NPD: Industry Saw Decline in 2010; Black Ops Topped All Games with 'More Than 12 Million' Units Sold

By Xav de Matos, Jan 14, 2011 2:00pm PST

Although some companies achieved sales milestones in 2010, including Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops and Microsoft's Xbox 360 console, sales...


Nintendo Announces Red Wii and DSi XL Bundles for Mario's 25th Anniversary

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 21, 2010 6:20am PDT

As part of its celebrations for the 25th anniversary of Mario Mario's debut appearance in Super Mario Bros., Nintendo has announced special red...


"So you plug a Motion Plus into a Wii Remote Plus, what happens? End of the world?"

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August NPD: Xbox 360 and Football from EA Top Charts for Second Straight Month

By Brian Leahy, Sep 09, 2010 5:51pm PDT

Last month, the Xbox 360 sold more hardware than any other system for the first time since 2007. Microsoft managed to pull it off again posting a...


Shack PSA: GameFly August Used Game Deals

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 26, 2010 4:30pm PDT

It's time for a little corporate shilling, but it's the good kind of self-promotion that helps you find some good games on the cheap. Bioshock 2...


"I'm confused.. Remind me again, does the shack collective think that the used game market is ..."

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Nintendo Busting Obesity With Games Tournament

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 05, 2010 9:20am PDT

Ever keen to present itself as the video games choice that won't give you diabetes, Nintendo has unveiled a twenty-four-stop tour of the USA combining a showcase of its jumpy-waggly motion-controlled games combined with a national games tournament.


"Olympic women's balance beam gold medalist Shawn Johnson's got a fat ass that I'd like to bust ..."

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Yearly Nintendo Earnings, Hardware Sales Down; Nintendo DS and Wii Lifetime Sales Revealed

By Chris Faylor, May 06, 2010 6:00pm PDT

"A price reduction on Wii hardware, fewer strong Wii software titles in the first half and appreciation of the yen" lead to a negative impact...


Space Strategy 'Flotilla' Drifts Onto Steam

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 30, 2010 8:20am PDT

Blendo Games' brilliant turn-based tactical adventure Flotilla has made the hyper-jump to Valve's Steam platform, discounted by 10% for the first...


"Am I the only one that thinks this looks terrible? The ship designs look bad and why is ..."

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Space Strategy 'Flotilla' Voyages Onto Xbox 360

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2010 11:00am PDT

Blendo Games' charming turn-based space strategy game Flotilla has made the hyper-jump from PC onto Xbox Live Indie Games. Flotilla sees a dying...


"OH hell yes. I've been holding off on the PC version in the hopes the 360 one would be close. ..."

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Gravity Bone Dev's Space Strategy 'Flotilla' Released

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 01, 2010 7:07am PST

Indie developer and Gravity Bone creator Blendo Games has released its latest title 'Flotilla,' a space-faring turn-based strategy with a 57MB...


"omg... someone finally made the game ive been wanting to make for years but been too damn lazy ..."

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NPD Reveals January's Top Selling U.S. Games, Hardware Sales

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 4:01pm PST

Continuing today's smorgasbord of announcements and revelations, market research firm The NPD Group has pulled back the curtain on its monthly...


"NSMB Wii looks to be still on track to outsell MW2 as Iwata predicted. It may have had a slow ..."

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New Mario Sells 10 Million in Under Two Months as Nintendo Unleashes 2009 Sales Figures

By Chris Faylor, Jan 28, 2010 10:20am PST

Marking the recent end of its third fiscal quarter, Nintendo today released sales figures on its hardware and notable software releases, and the...


"Enough tags, folks? tags: Nintendo, Console Sales, Harware Sales, Software Sales, New Super ..."

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Shack PSA: Free Strong Bad's Cool Game Episode, Free Zero Gear Weekend and 75% Off King's Bounty

By Chris Faylor, Jan 13, 2010 2:30pm PST

To celebrate the seventh birthday of HomestarRunner's one-armed fire-breather "Trogdor the Burninator," Telltale is today offering the final...


"There wasn't enough love for the Strongbad Game from Telltale. I hope that they make another ..."

- pagancow see all 13 comments

Nintendo Touts Holiday Sales Figures

By Chris Faylor, Jan 05, 2010 3:00pm PST

Kicking off new year with self-congratulatory press release, Nintendo began today by listing off some of its accomplishments in 2009, such as its...


"I wish Nintendo appealed to me as much as they appeal to the family-fun market. Funny thing is ..."

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