By: goukijones Sep 24, 2012 | 12 Comments
Mark of the Ninja is the best arcade game in years. Recently I played the Mark of Serenity level & I didn't use the Mark of Serenity once. Check out these 4 clips from the live stream. Also we're giving away 2 codes for MotN on XBLA.
*All these clips below are from GoukiJones' TV Live Stream.
**Check out my review for Mark of the Ninja.
I don't know what got into me that day. Actually I do. [cough, cough] I thot it would be a good idea to try & mess with as much of Mark of the Ninja as I could. Trying to kill every enemy. This was especially challenging on the level where I didn't have a weapon & could not execute the execution. I am the excellence of execution Jimmy! I did it tho, everybody died. *New Game Plus mode [On]
Pro-tips MotN 101. You can throw unconscious bodies from high levels & the fall will kill them for sure. First throw that dead body at another guard, watch him freak out & in his terror back up & fall off the high platform. Then chuck the body he just saw right over the edge as well. Double!
You can also use the environment to set traps. In this video below, the baddies have a radar & are super sensitive to movement & sound. It's very challenging to fight these baddies 1 on 1. The hanging explosive devices & exploding hiding spots were perfectly to assist you in these situations.
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By: goukijones Sep 10, 2012 | 6 Comments
We're giving away PAX Swag Bags. Giving away free copies of Borderlands 2. Easy to enter, multiple ways to win. You can also bid on items. Plus free codes & DLC inside this story. Win Skullgirls for XBLA.
Jimmy of the Month August 2012
Apologies for not announcing this sooner. This should have been announced during PAX, but we were AT PAX and we were shitfaced.
Shout out to Cinderkin. Nobody wrote more stories last month than Cinderkin and it's really great to have him back on Gouki. I got a 4X Gouki shirt waiting for you. And MAYBE a copy of SFxT on the Vita.Read full story...
By: goukijones May 3, 2012 | 2 Comments
E3 is upon and we thought we'd spice up the Gouki.com community creations. That's you guys! Thanks for being you guys. Check out that Jimmy of the Month for May and June will face off to win a very special E3 2012 Swag Gift Package from us.
To qualify for this contest you must be eligible for Jimmy of the Month.
And so the rest of you Jimmy understand, these are the current rules for Jimmy of the Month.
- Jimmy of the Month will be announced on or around the last Wednesday of the every month.
- You win prizes and will be featured on the Gouki.com homepage.
- You must have created a story within the last 30 days.
- Appear on the Top 10 Member List for the last 30 days.
You can select any t-shirt from the GoukiGear Clothing Store and we will ship it to you.
You can select 2 games from the Gouki Shop.
*1 of the games must be a $4.20 Special.
- Create a story about a video game at E3. News, Blog, Preview, Original Artwork. Any type of story. The game can be from a Press Conference mention or playable on the show floor. Must be related to E3.
- Create as many stories, covering as many different games as you like.
Jimmy of the Month for May and June will both win a Free Pre-ordered Game from Amazon's coming soon list.
Jimmy of the Month for May and June will then face off to see who has the most total views, votes and comments. As always Gouki.com reserves every right to not let some Jimmy get out of control. :)
Whoever is determined the winner will receive an exclusive E3 2012 Swag Gift Package from Gouki.com.
Check out some of the stuff we came home with from previous years at E3.
E3 2012 Swag ?!?!?!?
Technically you COULD win Jimmy of the Month both months in a row and guarantee your win for the Grand Prize.Read full story...
By: goukijones Feb 9, 2012 | 49 Comments | Updated: Feb 24, 2012
Win 1 of 3 copies of Street Fighter X Tekken Special Edition. Post a story on Gouki about which 2 fighters you're most interested in teaming up. Share your story. Winners will be selected based on creativity, votes, comments and total hits. US only.
Street Fighter X Tekken: Special Edition with Release Day Shipping & Delivery.
Street Fighter X Tekken Special Edition for the system of your choice. Xbox 360 or PS3.
- Crossover tag-team style combat between dozens of characters from the Street Fighter and Tekken game universes, and featuring franchise-specific button control schemes
- The Gem System, which utilizes selectable gems to enhance abilities and power
- Unique game modes including: Briefing Room, the games training mode, Scramble Mode a simultaneous battle royale 4-player mode, Pandora mode, and robust online modes
- By using the Cross Gauge, a player can activate Cross Assault and attack with both of their characters at the same time
- Special edition bonus items including; special art work, a prequel comic, a 5" bank, and 36 gem power-ups
- Familiar Controls - In SFxT, controls will feel familiar for fans of both series.
- Real-time Tag Battle - Fight as a team of two and switch between characters strategically.
- Robust Online Modes - In addition to the online features from SSFIV, SFxT features totally upgraded online functionality and some new surprises.
-Included in the Special Edition.
- Special edition art work
- Prequel comic book (created by UDON Comics)
- Build-it-Yourself Arcade Bank (5" high)
- 36 Gem Power-ups (Includes the World of Warrior, Iron Curtain, Lightning Legs and Special Edition Exclusive King of Iron Fist GEM packs for a total of 36)
By: goukijones Nov 21, 2011 | 93 Comments | Updated: Nov 29, 2011
We got a ton of codes to giveaway here. Batman Arkham City, DXHR, 2 1 year subs to XBL, and more. Just leave a comment on this story and I will randomly select winners. 1 each day to select something from the list. Starting Friday November 25, 2011.
Leave a comment that entertains me. Make sure you mention which one of the 5 main prizes you would like to win.
1 Person will be selected at random to pick something off of this list. When everything is gone the contest is over. First come, first served sucka. The first winner will be announced on Friday Nov. 25, 2011. Then one each day until Monday when the final two winner will be announced.
5 Main Prizes
- Batman Arkham City for PC
- Deus EX Human Revolution for PC
- Dirt 3 for PC
- 2 1 years subscriptions for Xbox Live
Uncharted 3 Weapon Skins
Gears of War 3 Thrashball Cole Plushie
Fable III DLC
Team Fortress DLC
Halo Reach DLC
DLC codes are going to be given away at random over the weekend. So make sure you follow @goukinews on the Twitter. I will be posting codes directly to the Internets so you better be quick Jimmy.Read full story...
By: goukijones Nov 1, 2011 | 30 Comments | Updated: Nov 5, 2011
Gouki.com presents: A Mad Catz FightStick & Carrier Bag full-on endorsement. Starring BatRastered, GoukiJones & FnJimmy. #dealsjimmy Plus win a FightStick Carrier bag from Team Gouki. International Giveaway. #Number1intheWorld
You can save 10% on any Mad Catz when you use our secret code "GOUKISTICKS"
Follow this link to savingsville - http://bit.ly/MadCatzSavings
Behind the commercial: I've had the idea to do something like this for months. Once we got our FightStick Carrier Bags I knew I had the final piece. I ran over a few different concepts in my head. The promo had to be around 30 seconds, I want to put this at the end of some our videos, because IT IS a commercial. Jimmys gotta make money. Plus it had to be fun and interesting. Such as me in my underwear as seen previously on Gouki.com. FnJimmy winning by time out chip cheese. I also wanted to do that fast pace edit cut real quick type effect. How did I do? I'd love to hear what you Jimmys think and let me know if you're buying any products from Mad Catz and using our secret code. Thanks for watching. Please Vote, Comment and Share. Don't be a JImmy!Read full story...
By: goukijones Oct 23, 2011 | 70 Comments | Updated: Nov 14, 2011
Publicity Stunt: Leave a comment to win UMvC3. We're giving away 5 copies, your system choice. Check out Gouki.com, check out what we do and what we're about and win a copy of Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3 the day it comes out. #dontbeajimmy
Special thanks to Capcom for releasing 2 Marvel VS Capcom video games in the same year. Early this year we gave away - Marvel VS Capcom 3 Special Edition Ultra Combo Giveaway
So we figure what do you want more than anything else, when we do these giveaways and we think it's all about the games. That's why we're going to giveaway 5 copies of Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3 to anyone that gives us a shout out on any of our media outlets. Here are the different ways you can enter.
- The easiest way to enter is to leave a comment on this story. A funny or interesting comment will have the best chance.
- Follow @goukinews & RT this message: #Gouki Publicity Stunt. They're giving away 5 copies of Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3 follow @goukinews and RT this message
- Like Gouki.com on Facebook and Post/Write something on the wall in regards to this Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3 giveaway on Gouki.com.
- Subscribe & Post a comment to the Gouki.com Official YouTube Channel in regards to this Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3 Giveaway on Gouki.com.
- Write a story on Gouki.com. The best way to help support us is to write a story about your favorite video game. Your story can be about any video game topic you wish. To qualify write a Blog, Review, Preview and/or News. Fiction & Non-fiction highly encouraged.
Deadline to enter is Novermber 14, 2011. 8AM PST.
Winners will be announced on November 14, 2011, via direct message from whichever outlet you win from. The faster you respond to the message, the faster we will ship out the game to you. *US Only
This is a giveaway and Gouki.com reserves all rights. Rules & prizes subject to change at anytime. Anybody abusing anything on Gouki.com will be banned immediately. We run a fair and legitimate operation here. Don't be a Jimmy. Thanks for playing.
We’re serious about our giveaways and always try to do them bigger and better. Check out our previous contests and giveaways.
By: goukijones Sep 27, 2011 | 8 Comments
We're giving away Resident Evil 4 HD and Code Veronica HD. It's easy to enter. Want a free game? Don't be a Jimmy!
Special thanks to Capcom for sending us some codes. Way NOT to be a Jimmy. Honestly after the Seth Killian incident, I'm surprised Capcom even talks to us anymore. So here's the deal, have you have you heard of these games?
What are ya buyin'? Resident Evil 4
Dreamcast Classic - Resident Evil: Code Veronica
Rule #1 Don't be a Jimmy. That actually should have been well established by now. Leave a comment on this story, the funnier and more amusing your comment, the better your chances. Then of course you gotta share this story, duh.
Post this story to your FaceBook page, leave a comment on this story on Raptr and/or Tweet this phrase:
"RT & Follow @GoukiNews to win RE4 HD or Code Veronica HD - Details: http://j.mp/qr2LIg #gouki"
Do all 3 = 3 entries.
Don't forget to say in the comments below which game you want. I'll pick winners on Friday for sure. FYI when you win games from Gouki.com we would really appreciate it if you wrote a review. Also it REALLY helps your chances at winning future games and stuff from Gouki.com. Wink face.
This is a contest and Gouki.com reserves all rights. Rules & prizes subject to change at anytime. Anybody abusing anything on Gouki.com will be banned immediately. We run a fair and legitimate operation here. Don't be a Jimmy. Thanks for playing.
We’re serious about our giveaways and always try to do them bigger and better. Check out our current & previous contests & giveaways.
By: goukijones Sep 10, 2011 | 8 Comments
Write a preview story about any new release video game, before its released. When your story hits 5,000 views Gouki.com will send you that game!
Lets keep this simple. This contest goes until further notice and more than 1 Gouki.com member can win per game.
Choose any upcoming release from the Gouki.com catalog and write a preview. Use images, videos and text to describe to the Goukimunity why you are hype about a particular game.
When your preview story hits 5,000 views, Gouki.com will pre-order that game for you.
How do I get 5,000 views?! Easy, you got to share it. Use Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, dedicated game forums and other means you see fit to get people to read your story.
Get your friends to sign-up for Gouki.com. Use your special code in your profile to earn points too. Get them to post on Gouki and share their stories with your stories. Strategize Jimmy! We are all PWNrs right?
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By: goukijones Aug 26, 2011 | 8 Comments
The 2012 Gouki.com Girl has the chance to represent our site with video reviews and passes to some of the biggest conventions in the United States. Win over $1000 in prizes, including $500 cash and Video Games for a year. Don't be a Jimette?
Interested in being our Gouki.com Girl for 2012? You must be 18 years old or older(and be female, of course.) You can win over $1000 in cash and prizes.
Grand Prize will receive $500 Cash.*
Nintendo 3DS (her choice of color.) 2 Nintendo 3DS games (her choice.)
Her choice of 2 games that are currently available for PC, Xbox 360, PS3 or Wii. Also 6 games (her choice) will be pre-ordered over the next year.**
Passes to represent Gouki.com at any convention she would like to go to. E3 2012, PAX East & West, Comic-con, EVO (Gouki.com will pay tournament entry fees and give a $500 cash bonus for a finish in the top 32 in SSF4AE and/or UMvC3.) Winner is responsible for travel and accommodations.
Her choice of 2 Gouki.com original t-shirts.
How to enter:
Become a member of Gouki.com. Complete your profile and add an Avatar on Gravatar.com. Start submitting stories and getting attention. To be qualified you must do at least 1 (but can submit as many as you like) video review of a current game, you must appear in the video and mention one of our slogans during the video. Either Gouki.com Number 1 in the World or Don’t be a Jimmy!
We’d also like to learn a little bit about you and here’s where you can score a lot of points. Submit a picture story of your gaming lifestyle (game collection, game room and rig, cosplay, etc.) Include why you’re interested in being the Gouki.com Girl and what you will bring to our community. Our users will vote up stories they like most. So the more you submit and the more creative and fun you are, the better your chances. The total votes from your top review story and your introduction story will be combined and the top 10 girls will move onto the grand finals.
The deadline to enter the contest is 11/18/2011.
The grand finals will run from 11/21/2011 to 12/2/2011 and will consist of the top 10 girls voted by Gouki.com members. There will be one final poll for the members to vote for once again for their favorite girl. The top 10 finalists will be required to submit 1 final video, more details on that when we have the final 10.
The 2012 Gouki.com Girl will be announced on 12/5/2011. The final decision will be made by the 3 Gouki.com judges. She will be honored for one year.
Featured on the site.
The Gouki.com Girl will be featured on the site for 1 year. She will get her own exclusive Gouki URL & email.
Appearances & Sharing
Hopefully potential Gouki.com Girls have one of the following accounts. Create and sharing content on Gouki.com is a mutual benefit for everybody in the video game and Internet world. Share your Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Google+ and whatever other social engine you run on with the Goukimunity! We’re going to be promoting this contest like crazy before and after.
By: goukijones Aug 24, 2011 | 4 Comments
Submit any story; news, blog, video, anything related to PAX during 8/26-8/28 and be entered into a drawing to win swag from PAX and the GoukiShop.
It's simple, just write a story about PAX during the show.
Blog about what is happening in Seatle.
Report the news on your favorite game from PAX.
Post a video and why you are hype about any trailer revealed at PAX.
Don't be a Jimmy! Prizes will be similar to how we did our E3 Swag Giveaway.
Member Exclusive: We're going to review the recent activity and select 5 Gouki.com members to take their pick from our E3 2011 Swag Bag. Check out all the Badass Niceness. Don't be a Jimmy!
Okay so over the course of the next couple of days we will be announcing the winners. Look at all of this beautiful stuff we got below. Take your pick.
Mini Golden FightSticks from Mad Catz and if you are first pick on this you get the bonus lanyard as seen in the picture.
Aliens Colonial Marines T-shirt. You had to stand in line to get these. Please Specify L or XL if you choose this swag.
Bethesda Keychain Set. Skyrim, Prey 2 and Rage Keychain.
Bastion Bandana. First pick gets that sweet postcard as a bonus.
Dead Island Mystery Book. We don't know what's inside.
Gears of War 3 Hot Topic Shirt. As seen on Ice-T during the Microsoft Press Conference. 2XL Only.
Star Wars Postcard set. I found these hidden in a back room at the Los Angeles Convention Center. *Rare
Toy Soldiers T-shirt. Please specify L or XL if you choose this swag.
What's a Lanyard? Take your pick from Nintendo Zelda, WWE '12, Microsoft Magic Marker or something else game.
World of Tanks Media Kit. Demo, Pen, 2 tanks, and a T-shirt.
Kinect Blue Balls. LOLOLOLOLOL
Deus Ex Human Revolution Sleeves. You know like shirt sleeves. Just the sleeve part.
FnJimmy will show you. He got two. We got 6 more to giveaway.
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