'The Godfather II' (PS3/X360/PC) - Developer Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 5:26 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Inspired by the film and Mario Puzo's Corleone family drama, The Godfather II game goes beyond the film's story by setting players in the world of organized crime in 1960s Florida, Cuba and New York.

'Star Wars: The Old Republic' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 5:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Star Wars: The Old Republic will let you explore an age thousands of years before the rise of Darth Vader when war between the Old Republic and the Sith Empire divides the galaxy. Choose to play as Jedi, Sith, or a variety of other classic Star Wars roles, defining your personal story and determining your path down the light or dark side of the Force.

Xbox 360 Review - 'The Last Remnant'

by Jesse Littlefield on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 5:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Last Remnant is Square Enix's latest single-player RPG game, powered by the Unreal Engine 3, scheduled to be released in Japan and North America simultaneously, with two main characters, each one appealing to a specific territory.

'F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin' (ALL) Achievements Revealed

by Rainier on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 4:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Project Origin continues F.E.A.R.'s supernatural suspense story of an escalating paranormal crisis that threatens to destroy a major American city. Alma now has free reign, and the consequences will be unimaginable.

'Resident Evil 5' (PS3/X360) - 24 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 4:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom's Resident Evil 5 is the forthcoming installment in the Resident Evil survival horror series, which will debut for the PS3 and X360, promising to revolutionize the series by delivering an unbelievable level of detail, realism and control.

Video-on-Demand Coming to the Wii

by Rainier on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 4:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Japanese ad agency Dentsu has teamed up with Nintendo to launch a video on demand service on the Wii. Unlike the PS3 and X360 services, which deliver existing movies and TV shows, the Wii service will offer specifically created programs. No details on what type of content will be created — cartoons, anime or full-blown TV shows — and while the pricing isn't set yet, some will be free, while others won't. Nintendo will start testing the movie service in Japan sometime in 2009.

Steam Launches Holiday Sales, 10% to 75% Off

by Rainier on Dec. 27, 2008 @ 4:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Steam Holiday sale is on now. Through Jan. 2, 2009, every game on Steam is available at 10% to 75% off the regular price. Select publisher catalogs such as Ubisoft, THQ, and 2K Games are 25% off. Award-winning titles such as Bioshock and Portal are available for 75% off the regular price.