Mysterious achievement appears in Portal
By: William HardLine | March 2nd, 2010 | 3,550 views

In today’s update to Portal, something mysterious has happened, radios have appeared throughout the portal world… With some kind of encrypted radio signal.


Mario Toys looking like Angels
By: William HardLine | February 25th, 2010 | 946 views

As many of my readers know, I really dig Angels, and I love Nintendo. So I tasked it upon myself to make my favourite Nintendo toys into Angels WITHOUT any photo manipulation.

I couldn’t find any wings, but I found a good halo in my mother’s collection.

Less than 48 hours since the horrific suicide plane crash into the Austin Tax office, parodies are already coming out in game format.

Has gaming reached a new low? Or do gamers really want to look like jerks?


Most major companies when they win a court case against a small business, don’t announce it to every press organization that they have ripped the defendants to shreds. It just feels in bad taste when they do it, yet… Nintendo of Australia has decided to alert every contact they could (yes, somehow even us at the Hardline got the email), that they have won a court case against a small online store selling R4s.


Mega Man 8-Bit Deathmatch Trailer Released
By: William HardLine | February 17th, 2010 | 930 views

The life of retro gamer continously gets better, with the upcoming Mega Man 2.5, and now also Mega Man 8-Bit Deathmatch.


Nintendo Wii, Now the Most Expensive Console
By: William HardLine | February 16th, 2010 | 669 views

So I went into my local GameStop today to browse their ever so wonderful collection of cruddy trade-in games, and while browsing I was listening to a Mother complain about how expensive the Wii was for her family. Initially I was thinking ‘No it’s not, it is the cheapest of the bunch‘… but I continued listening, and realized… The mother was right, for a family, it is the most expensive console to set up.

Let me break it down, for a family of 4, whom want to play together.


Community: Fable Vs. Kingdom Hearts
By: William HardLine | February 15th, 2010 | 879 views

For the first match up,  two of the biggest RPGs from competitings systems. PlayStation 2′s Kingdom Hearts Vs. Xbox’s Fable.


Community: The Best RPG of the Last Generation
By: William HardLine | February 15th, 2010 | 2,045 views

We here at the Hard Line, have taken it upon ourselves to figure out what is unquestionable the best RPG of the Last Generation.

This will be the final say, the end all fight, on what was, and still is the best last generation RPG.


The 5 Worst PS2 Games
By: William HardLine | February 13th, 2010 | 13,205 views

The PS2 is fondly remembered for having the best games of its generation, sadly it also had some of the worst games.

Read on after the jump.


3 Reasons Heavy Rain wont fail
By: William HardLine | February 12th, 2010 | 662 views

We* here at the Hard Line keep our fingers on the pulse of gaming, and we’ve noticed that their has been a serious amount of concern that Heavy Rain wont be able to find a market. Well rest easy, as I’m here to provide 3 reasons why it wont fail.