GOTY Winners: Overall Game of the Year 2008

Well, here it is – the culmination of one year of great games, and one month of voting for IndianVideoGamer Game of the Year 2008. With a PlayStation 3 up for grabs as the prize in this category, we thought that many members would simply vote for the usual suspects in order to win the […]

GOTY Winners: Best Shooter

Gears of War 2 was the big game for Xbox 360 this holiday season. Xbots were waiting for the Delta Squad’s latest adventure and they were not disappointed. The game has everything Gears of War has, but polished to a high degree. The shooter elements remain smooth as ever and there’s a satisfaction in taking […]

Gears of War 2 Xbox LIVE Tournament: Register now

Consoul, the popular gaming lounge in Bangalore, is organising an online multiplayer tournament for Gears of War 2, which will play out on January 31 and February 1. Registration for tournament is free and is currently underway. The tournament will comprise two-player teams, and there are prizes up for grabs as well. The winning team […]

IndianVideoGamer Year in Review: Shooters

Coming on the back of 2007, which saw the release of two of the biggest hits ever in the shooter genre – Halo 3 and Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, 2008 had a tough act to follow. While gamers were spoiled for choice with a slew of top notch shooters this year, the quality […]

12 Baj Gaya Deal: Spontaneous Combustion

It’s the season of giving, and this 12 Baj Gaya Deal is for the Gears of War 2 fans. You may have heard of the new Gears of War 2 Combustible map pack that recently hit the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. IndianVideoGamer has a couple of access codes for the pack to give away. And unlike […]

Gears 2, COD lead IVG Game of the Year 2008 nominees

After hectic back and forth discussions over the past few weeks, the IndianVideoGamer staff has finally arrived at the final list of nominees for the 20 categories in the IndianVideoGamer Game of the Year 2008. And heading the list of nominees are Gears of War 2, sequel to the massively successful Xbox 360 breakthrough hit, […]

Review: Gears of War 2

When you have the opportunity to review one of the most anticipated video games of the year, especially one that is a sequel to one of the highest rated games of this generation and a personal favourite, its pretty hard to stay objective. But the job demands objectivity, so this reviewer will do his best. […]

IndianVideoGamer Podcast #9

We just got back from the opening day of PlayStation Experience 2008, and decided to do a podcast while everything was still fresh in our minds. Besides the annual PlayStation show, Nash and I also talk about the Gears of War 2 Mumbai launch event that took place earlier in the week. Here’s what we […]

The fight moves to the final round

It’s the holiday season and the glut of games has started. Best news for us – the titles which we expected to delight us have done so – LittleBigPlanet, Gears of War 2, Fallout 3, Metal Gear Solid 4. So here’s a little recap for the year – just to help you spend the Diwali […]

Gears of War 2 launch event coverage

Despite all of the past run-ins between the Xbox 360 community and former Xbox 360 Country Manager Mohit Anand, he did manage to pull off a sweet launch party for Halo 3 last year, which in a way set the bar for future game launches in India. We were hoping that the Gears of War […]

Open invitation: Gears of War 2 launch event

Here’s an opportunity for Mumbai gamers to get an early look at the Xbox 360’s biggest holiday title – Gears of War 2. Microsoft is holding a launch party on Monday, November 3, and you’re all invited for some booze, snacks and Gears. The party kicks off at 7pm at Blue Frog in Lower Parel. […]