August 31, 2007
Way back in April I wrote about Microsoft had announced a forthcoming Xbox 360 Messenger Kit – a QWERTY keyboard attachment for the Xbox 360 controllers. Well the time has finally come that these nifty little gadgets will be released here in the UK which also come with a very cool wireless headset.
August 16, 2007
Here’s a new feature for Zath.co.uk – in the past I’ve put the best webpage links I’ve found while stumbling around the Internet into emails and sent them off to my friends.
Now I’m thinking I’d share some here on the site too, so why not take a look at the following random links which I’ve either found interesting, useful or funny – if nothing else it may tell you something about me!
Let me know what you think.Continue reading »
August 13, 2007
Sega Rally originated as an arcade game back in 1995 that became known for its graphics, handling and close racing. After its success it then made its way to various home platforms in the years that followed and I remember many hours were spent playing the PC version at the time.
It basically defined the rally genre where many games then followed, however in the last 5 years, it’s been quite a lean time for Sega Rally fans, so when I was invited down to London to a special Sega Rally 2007 Preview Session for bloggers, I could hardly turn down that kind of opportunity and here’s what I learnt from the session.
Before Screenshot…(Original version)
August 9, 2007
Nintendo ‘Game and Watch’ LCD electronic games were around long before Gameboys came along, these handhelds were the best us gamers had in terms of gaming on the move back in those days – I have memories of spending many break-times at school playing these ‘state of the art’ games over and over.
It was rather simple gameplay which meant you were continually trying to better your high score – like many old school games, this usually resulted in the game speeding up considerably!
You can now replay all your favourite Nintendo ‘Game and Watch’ LCD handhelds over at Handheld Remakes.Continue reading »
August 7, 2007
Tetris is a true classic of a game that has lived through many generations of games platforms, it has a certain simple, but addictive gameplay.
There’s not a great deal you say about this particular version, take the Tetris game and make it into a Japanese TV show!Continue reading »
August 4, 2007
Deadwood is another great TV show that got cut-short due to TV executives trying to cut costs due to the expense of other shows (Rome), thankfully they did get 3 brilliant seasons made before this happened. If you haven’t had the pleasure of seeing this show set in the ‘Old Wild West’ during the times of the gold rush in the 1870s, I whole-heartedly recommend it!
Deadwood is very gritty and dramatic, it’s also one you really need to pay attention to the video and audio of the show, because if you don’t:Continue reading »