Battlefield: Hardline Beta Weekend Review



I was pumped to see this title come up for beta on my Xbox one console and immediately queued it up for download. My usual console buddies jumped at the chance to try it out as well. We all were impressed with the gameplay trailer a few months earlier. We’ve played hundreds of hours in Call of Duty games but most recently had concentrated on Battlefield 4. After a short break from that title, getting the squad back together seemed like a great idea. Besides, who didn’t grow up playing cops and robbers?

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Xbox One DRM Re-Reversal, Happy Dragon Pictures Joins UMDR, and Roundtable Name GIVEAWAY!

Let us know what we should name the UMDR Roundtable videos for a chance to win strange and exotic prizes!

Xbox One Petition

Interview with David Rose of Happy Dragon Pictures

UMDR Roundtable 6/23/13 with Ross and Quan!

The Ultra Mega Death Ray crew is together to give our take and spout nonsense on the latest in geek media!

UMDR Roundtable 6/23/13 with Ross & Quan

In our debut episode, we discuss the Xbone DRM changes, the next gen console preorder war, and Phil Fish of Fez fame letting Microsoft know how he really feels.

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What Wikipedia Can’t Tell You About Arcade Machines

Wikipedia is an amazing resource, but it isn’t the be all and end all of information. You can see the Wikipedia article on arcade machines here. Here are some things you won’t find there!

Arcade machines are still being manufactured in this day and age, however with the invention of consoles, the way they are being made has changed. They don’t have the original thick and bulky low-resolution arcade screens anymore and come with TFT, LCD or any of the latest monitors that you can find on the general market. They do, however, still look and function like the original arcade machines.

Injustice Gods Among Us arcade machine

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Battle of the Press Conferences E3 2013: Microsoft vs Sony

Okay, we all know who won this but watch as I go over the fine and not so fine moments leading up to Sony’s crushing victory. The “Xbox Fanboy” makes a return, Sony trolls Microsoft hard, and I give a personal message on what it means to be a gamer.

Battle of the Press Conferences E3 2013: Microsoft vs Sony

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