by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 6:25 p.m. PST | Filed under
Another day, another batch of game trailers was released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for:
- Uncharted 2: Among Thieves [PS3] - 2008 VGA Trailer
- Mafia II [ALL] - 2008 VGA Trailer
- Brutal Legend [PS3/X360] - Kinda Sexy Though Trailer
- Watchmen: The End is Nigh [PS3/X360/PC] - Trailer
- Terminator Salvation: The Videogame [ALL] - Trailer
- Fight Night Round 4 [PS3/X360] - 2008 VGA Trailer
We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 6:24 p.m. PST | Filed under
Warriors Orochi 2 takes place after the events of the original game, featuring an overwhelming lineup of over 90 playable characters from both franchises including Samurai Warriors 2 Xtreme Legends, plus new characters from Chinese and Japanese history.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 6:02 p.m. PST | Filed under
Pandemic has constructed a whole new "playground of destruction" from the ground up, fully stocked with the hottest vehicles and weapons. Pandemic has released the free Blow It Up Again DLC on Xbox Live, adding our new missions, as well as Urban Rampage, Death Race, Arms Race and Mercs Blitz modes to the game.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 4:06 p.m. PST | Filed under
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, sequel to Naughty Dog's 2007 PS3-exclusive action/adventure game, revolves around 13th century explorer Marco Polo, putting the focus on story, stealth gameplay and a free climbing mechanic.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 2:52 p.m. PST | Filed under
Fallout 3 places a player in the role of a Vault-dweller, who ventures from his secluded, underground survival Vault into a post-apocalyptic world of mutants, radiation, gangs and violence. Bethesda has rolled out a v1.10 update for the PS3 version, adding Trophy Support, fixes Friend Notification issues, and also fixes a number of other issues reported within the community.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 1:23 p.m. PST | Filed under
Winner of last year's Doritos promotion, Dash of Destruction is a fun and fast-paced racing game. Play as a hungry Tyrannosaurus Rex, destroying everything in your path as you chase a speeding delivery truck full of tasty Doritos, or, try zooming in and out of the T-Rex's path of destruction as a terrified delivery truck in search of your Doritos drop-off points.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 12:44 p.m. PST | Filed under
Set in an future-fantasy world, Demigod is a team-based action/RPG/RTS hybrid game that casts you as a hero waging war to obtain a position within the pantheon of gods.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 12:39 p.m. PST | Filed under
Gearbox Software wants to share its holiday spirit with gamers everywhere, and are playing a Family Feud-style game with the community this year – everyone fills out
what they think will be the most popular answers to our list of gaming- and Gearbox-related (mostly!) categories, and the top five scorers from the community will win some great exclusive Gearbox prizes – posters signed by the team, special editions of our games, t-shirts, and more!
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 11:51 a.m. PST | Filed under
The Last Remnant is Square Enix's latest single-player RPG game, powered by the Unreal Engine 3, with two main characters, each one appealing to a specific territory. Already available on X360, the Pc version will get new, yet undefined, features when it releases in spring 2009.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 11:45 a.m. PST | Filed under
In Game Factory Interactive's Alexander the Great, developed by World Forge, you take the might of Macedonia to a new level of greatness. With the global map being the key element of strategy, you choose the territory that you ants to conquer, develop your own strategy, conduct battles and observe the result of the chosen actions, which are then reflected on the global map.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 10:26 a.m. PST | Filed under
Trogdor must be stopped! The beefy-armed dragon of legend has broken free from his arcade cabinet and is burninating the land. With classic 8-bit games leaking into the real world and Strong Badia a fiery mess, only Strong Bad can take back the night and conquer this scorching menace once and for all.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 10:20 a.m. PST | Filed under
A Stroke of Fate is a detective story set in the authentic surroundings of 1940s fascist Germany, giving you the opportunity to conduct a compelling investigation of the most mysterious secret veiled by the 20th century – Adolf Hitler's premature death.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 10:03 a.m. PST | Filed under
Nintendo has plenty in store to keep your Wii Remote and touch screen busy in the coming months. Whatever sort of games you like to play there is something for everyone. Wii owners will be able to blow off some steam with Madworld, House of the Dead, Castlevania Judgement, the Pikmin and Mario Power Tennis remakes, while NDS gamers can get fit with Walk with me! Do you know your walking routine?, or hack'n slash with Gauntlet.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 9:41 a.m. PST | Filed under
GTA IV: The Lost and Damned features a new main character and plot that intersects with the storyline of Grand Theft Auto IV; new missions that offer an entirely fresh way to explore Liberty City with new multiplayer modes, weapons and vehicles; and a diverse soundtrack with additional music.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 9:25 a.m. PST | Filed under
Women's Murder Club: A Darker Shade of Grey is a suspenseful casual seek-and-find mystery adventure game with new features including dialogue with characters, a point system and greater adventures.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 9:19 a.m. PST | Filed under
With an extensive range of features Runes of Magic prepares to redefine the standard of free-to-play MMO games. Even at the beginning Runes of Magic conveys its absorbing story in over 600 quests embedded in an atmospheric world.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 6:18 a.m. PST | Filed under
505 Games has signed a partnership with Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, to develop next generation console videogames. The first title is scheduled to release in spring 2010 and will be developed by its new Los Angeles studio.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 6:13 a.m. PST | Filed under
EU: Rome covers the time period from the first Punic War to the start of the true Empire. Players will have thousand of gameplay choices ranging from country, culture, and character options etc., making every game infinitely customizable and unique.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 6:06 a.m. PST | Filed under
Battle for Atlantis is an RTS where the action takes place around the conflict between the ancient race of atlantis and mankind. The gameplay is based on the combination of underwater and land battles and maximum full interaction of the game world.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 5:47 a.m. PST | Filed under
SCi/Eidos' takeover talks that it declared were "over" in early 2008 were back on track with EA, Ubisoft, and Warner Bros., and last month
, Square Enix came into the mix. The stakes have been raised as MCV
reports that Warner Bros., which already owned 10%
of the British publisher/developer through a strategic partnership, has now acquired another 10%.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 5:39 a.m. PST | Filed under
Russobit-M and GFI newest RTS game Confrontation: Peace Enforcement is a hypothetical conflict of 2009 between Russia and Georgia with an option to choose between the 2 confronting sides – Russia vs Georgia-NATO.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 5:13 a.m. PST | Filed under
Chinatown Wars is an original entry in the GTA franchise, bringing a new level of interactivity to its sprawling open environments. Delayed until Q2 2009 last month, Rockstar has set the new date for March 17, 2009 in North America, and March 20 in Europe.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 5:11 a.m. PST | Filed under
Nintendo added a classic and two WiiWare title to the Wii's Shop Channel. Wii owners with online access can redeem Wii Points to download: Strong Bad Episode 5: 8-Bit Is Enough (Wiiware), Big Kahuna Party (Wiiware), and Enduro Racer (VC).
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 5:06 a.m. PST | Filed under
Blood of Bahamut is an RPG is set in the world of Altail, where people inhabit countries built on the back of long sleeping giants who are considered their gods. When the giants awaken and grow violent, all peace is lost. Thinking that they’ve been forsaken by their gods, people begin to flee their towns, leaving only seven warriors to restore the peace.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 4:26 a.m. PST | Filed under
Rock Band 2 builds upon the original to introduce co-op band gameplay, multiple instruments, online multiplayer, unparalleled downloadable content and raises the bar by delivering an entirely new level of depth, connectivity, authenticity and features. At the VG Awards it was revealed that Rock Band will get Pearl Jam's debut album 'Ten' as DLC in March 2009.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 4:20 a.m. PST | Filed under
Star Ocean: The Last Hope is the latest entry in the futuristic space opera RPG series. Science fiction and fantasy meld in this long-awaited continuation of the celebrated franchise from developer tri-Ace Inc.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 3:34 a.m. PST | Filed under
Space Giraffe features uniquely beautiful graphics and 100 levels of lovingly hand-crafted shoot-'em-up action gameplay from the makers of Llamatron and Tempest 2000. Collect power-ups to activate Bonus Rounds and master the strategies necessary to maximize your score on every level!
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 3:21 a.m. PST | Filed under
System 3's SuperCar Challenge is a high-octane racing game featuring both arcade and simulation tarmac thrills, heralding the addition of the sexiest supercars on the planet while improving on its spiritual prequel (Ferrari Challenge) in every way.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 3:21 a.m. PST | Filed under
Gears of War 2 picks up six months after the events of the original, thrusting players back into humankind's epic battle for survival against a nightmarish force of underground creatures known as the Locust Horde. As promised last nigh,t Epic has released the Combustible map pack for Gears of War 2, adding three new multiplayer maps.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 3:09 a.m. PST | Filed under
Boy, to play, stretch and interact with a variety of objects and characters in an all new gaming experience! Girl, who lives in space will grow as Boy stretches, will continue to grow and connect to the planets in the Solar System with the help of all the Boys in the world!
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 2:31 a.m. PST | Filed under
Set in the realm of Greek mythology, God of War 3 is a single-player game that allows players to take on the climatic role of the ex-Spartan warrior, Kratos, as he treads through the intimidating heights of Mt. Olympus and the dark depths of Hell once more to seek revenge on those who have betrayed him.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 2:30 a.m. PST | Filed under
Developed by EA Redwood Shores, known for Dead Space, Dante's Inferno is a third-person action adventure adaptation of the medieval epic poem The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri, telling the tale of Dante who journeys through the twisted, menacing nine circles of hell in pursuit of his beloved Beatrice.
by Brad Hilderbrand on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 2:29 a.m. PST | Filed under
Handheld gamers will once again have the freedom to unleash their inner rock star anywhere, anytime with Vicarious Visions' Guitar Hero On Tour Decades which will now also introduce song share between NDS players with different versions of On Tour.
by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 2:19 a.m. PST | Filed under
Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:
by Tim McDonald on Dec. 15, 2008 @ 1:01 a.m. PST | Filed under
The Witcher Enhanced Edition, CD Projekt's action/RPG, adds changes to the game's mechanics, better graphics, shorter load times, improved stability, the recently released D'jinni mod editor, two new adventures, making of DVD, two soundtracks, etc...