Nick Marcantonio

Nick interns in Manhattan while living on Long Island. His gaming passion runs deeper than the Mariana Trench. A graduate with a Music Industry degree, he passes the time playing FIFA 13 and eating cookies for breakfast.

LittleBigPlanet Karting Beta Starts July 10th

According to the Playstation Blog, the LittleBigPlanet Karting beta begins thus Tuesday, July 10th. If you haven’t already signed up for the beta, do so here right away. It is a limited beta so not everyone will get a code, but Sony will be giving codes away all throughout the …

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Get Your Own Assassin’s Creed Blade At Gamestop

Okay, it’s officially listed as “Role-Play Gauntlet Replica”, but even then we still know what they mean. It’s understandable the blade cannot be marketed as such – a blade – so dancing around the term is necessary. You can buy from Gamestop the same type of blade (or shank, rather) …

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New Assassin’s Creed 3 Trailer – Rise

Assassin’s Creed III “RISE” is a beautiful commercial and message for Independence Day: it pays tribute to the deep and inner rise of the individual who, united with others, makes change possible. This is one of the coolest video game trailers in a long time. It is very fitting for …

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Skylanders Cloud Patrol Characters Get All New Powers

The Skylanders Cloud Patrol app has been updated this week to include all new powers for some of the characters. Updates include: Your Skylanders are becoming more powerful with new special abilities, including: Trigger Happy has all new Golden Anvil Rain that smashes everything Stealth Elf shoots with super speed …

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Battlefield 3 Double XP For A Whole Week

EA is celebrating the week of July 4th right by offering up double XP to all Battlefield 3 players. There is a catch, however – Premium members will be able to earn double XP from July 2nd through July 8th until 11:59pm, and non-Premium members can earn double XP from …

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Nuketown Re-imagined For Black Ops II

Santa Monica, CA – July 2, 2012 – Nuketown, the most popular multiplayer map in Black Ops, is being redone for the highly anticipated release of Treyarch’s latest installment  Black Ops II, in the critically acclaimed Call of Duty franchise. Nuketown 2025 will be available with launch units of Black Ops II, and …

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ESPN App on XBL Free This Weekend

Just as the headline states, the ESPN app on Xbox LIVE will be free to try out to members without a Gold subscription. Watch UEFA 2012 games and more on ESPN. For a limited time from June 27 to July 2, you can try ESPN without being a Gold member. …

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Halo 4 Map: Longbow

From the Halo Waypoint blog comes new screenshots of the Halo 4 map Longbow. The goal of Longbow was to create a playspace that showcases one of our new (and unannounced) game modes. Early in development, we considered several options, including making it something like a big Arecibo-type telescope built …

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