SWG Beta

The SWG developers didn’t do anything tangible to thank the Beta testers (which is fine) but they did put up this nice thank you page with the handles of all 65,000 testers. I’m in there as PlasticBoy.

SWG out next week

LucasArts has announced the official release date for Star Wars Galaxies: next Thursday, June 26th. The NDA is still in effect so I can’t tell you anything about the game.

Henry Hill on gangster games

Electronic Gaming Monthly had Henry Hill play some video games they thought he might like. The results are surprising and funny:

EGM: So you’d never played a videogame before today?

HH: The only one I played was Bong.

EGM: Uh…Pong?

HH: Bong, yeah.