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PAX Prime 2011: Battlefield 3

After the exibhit halls closed at PAX Team Island headed up to the PC Free Play area to see what would could find. And what did we find? Battlefield 3. I played the Alpha for Battlefield 3 and to say the least, I wasn’t impressed. The game itself was quite buggy and the fact that I had to use Orgin ...

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Onlive : Does It Work?

During our adventures at PAX West, Team Island Member Ershin received a free OnLive gaming console. Offered for 99 bucks over at OnLive.com this gaming console comes with OnLive’s wireless controller and all the cables needed to connect to OnLive’s service. At our hotel though, we were unable to connect to OnLive as the console only has a WIRED Ethernet connect though. This might pose ...

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Nintendo 3DS SpotPass!

Welcome to 1up-island! For everyone that has received Spot Passes from one of the four Team Island members , we’d like to thank you for visiting our website! This is our first year at PAX and we’re excited to see everything that happens this weekend. Stay tuned to 1up-island for updates, news, reviews, videos and more! Scan in our Miis!

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PAX WEST 2011!

Team Island will be at PAX Prime! Join us August 26-28 in downtown Seattle for the largest gaming festival in the nation, with a monster expo hall, console/tabletop/PC areas, tons of sessions. Loads of fun! We’ll have lots of footage of the upcoming games. By the end of the month 1up-island will have a major update, so keep an eye ...

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Nintendo Press E3 Conference Aftermath

First Official Tech Details on Wii U and its new controller. Nintendo’s new controller has been revealed, a touchscreen-based device that works with all-new, high-definition hardware. The new controller has two analog sticks, one d-pad, four face buttons, two shoulder buttons and two triggers—and the tilting, turning and shaking motion controls that made the Wii a smash success. The new ...

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Nintendo E3 Press Conference Impressions

Nintendo Celebrates Zelda’s 25th Anniversary With Live Music Nintendo is kicking off it’s E3 2011 press conference with a musical celebration of The Legend of Zelda, starting off with a live orchestra and finishing things off with a selection of highly recognizeable themes requested by Shigeru Miyamoto himself. The Legend of Zelda: The Four Swords is Free in September Nintendo ...

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