Checkpoint: Gaming with Vin Diesel Edition

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The next 30 days or so will be chalk full of Vin Diesel. This guy has two games and a movie coming out.

  • The Wheelman game on March 24, 2009
  • Fast & Furious movie on April 3, 2009
  • The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena game on April 7, 2009

Mr. Diesel’s schedule must be full of promotional stunts these days. Right? I wouldn’t know. I do know how his games are shaping up on the PlayStation 3 though. In between Killzone 2 single player sessions, I took the time to try The Wheelman and the Dark Athena demos.

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The Wheelman PS3 Demo Impressions

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Here’s part one of my “Gaming with Vin Diesel Weekend”. This week’s PlayStation Store update brought two game demos starring Vin Diesel: The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena and Tigon Studio’s The Wheelman. This little preview is about the latter.

The Wheelman’s premise was intriguing, promising to be action packed and empowering. Quality wise, I really had no idea what to expect from The Wheelman. The skeptic within me was doubting its technical merits, while the optimist was hoping it would look just as nice as the screenshot above.

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