Royseven talk Need for Speed Most Wanted, Nerds and X-Factor.

Need for Speed Most Wanted

It was in the plush surrounds of the Radisson Hotel Golden Lane that I caught up with the golden boys of the Irish rock scene – Royseven. Still fresh from the success of their album ‘You Say, We Say’, the likeable Dubliners had been invited along to sample EA’s latest release – Need for Speed Most Wanted. Keen gamers, it was something they were only too happy to do, and was only too happy to sit in on some inter-band sparring as lads discussed their console fetishes and plans for the future. Culch: So who is the best gamer? Paul: It’s probably Sam….well, Sam’s probably the most dedicated gamer in that he’s constantly online playing games! Sam: I grew up playing games, I had every console going from C64 to Amiga 500 then on to NES… Lego: My first was an Amstrad and you had to load it up … There’s more

EA Showcase 2010 – Part 1

A few weeks ago I was flown over to London for the day to check out some of EA’s upcoming titles for 2010. There are some really interesting titles coming so I’ve split my thoughts out into two posts. Enjoy: Battlefield Bad Company 2 – Onslaught: Bjorn Johnsson from Dice Games introduced us to ‘Onslaught’ mode which is downloadable content for Battlefield Bad Company 2 (out June 22nd). The new game mode is a co-op mode playable on Valparaiso, Atacama Desert, Isla Inocentes and Nelson Bay where up to 4 players face waves of enemies. I got my hands on it later in the day and it adds to an already impressive title and is definitely worth a download. The teaser trailer is below: Need for Speed World: This game was something I hadn’t seen before, an MMO (massively multiplayer online) racing game. It’s not the first in the NFS … There’s more