Coasters Gonna Coast

  • Official FFoP Modnation Van

    19 May 2011

    While going through my game library I stumbled upon Modnation Racers. I decided to pop it in and I quickly asked myself, why did I stop playing this? This game is a blast! I’m pretty sure a big part of it was that none of my immediate friends purchased it. Pondering aside, I ran a […]

  • Sony: We don’t owe you shit, son.

    26 Apr 2011

    Well, it’s day 6 and the PSN is still down. Looting started about 24 hours ago, there have been reports of rape, murder, and even cannibalism. The streets are not safe, and as the great adviser Antoine Dodson once said “You bedda, hide yo’ kids, hide yo’ wife…”, it is pure anarchy out there. Or […]

  • Rocksmith: No Plastic Allowed

    31 Mar 2011

    The wake of Guitar Hero’s death has left developers like Harmonix (Rock Band) looking to other genres for game development. You might think that the music genre is at its end; hell, you might even want it to end. The folks over at Ubisoft, however, have other plans. Ubisoft see’s this as an opportunity – […]

  • Coming Soon: Interview With Jay Pavlina

    11 Mar 2011

    In case you haven’t been following the site or our podcast, we landed an interview with game designer, internet sensation and all around fun guy Jay Pavlina. Jason took the torch on this event and wrapped it up today. The interview is currently in the editing room (oh yeah, we have special rooms here at […]

  • Pay as you play: The future of gaming, or the past…?

    03 Mar 2011

    The idea of pay as you play gaming has been around for many years, in fact its almost been around as long as gaming itself, thanks to the wonders of arcades. As video games migrated into our homes, the value of a quarter has dropped immensely. Pay for one life at a time versus a […]

  • Fun with Box Art!

    24 Feb 2011

    Sometimes the final box art for a game comes out like something that of a fine work of art. Other times you scratch your head and say “who approves this shit?” In this post I’m going to walk you through a few fine examples of bad marketing ideas ruining what would normally be a perfectly […]

  • Gaming in the Blue Light

    23 Feb 2011

    E3 is nearly upon us yet again, and the expectations of this year’s event are no exception to the last. With Sony announcing the NGP earlier this month, and Nintendo launching the 3DS in March, there is going to be plenty of handheld content to write about. E3 is a time of excitement for gamers, […]