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Today's Big Story
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:
- The Bourne Conspiracy [ALL] - Car Chase Trailer
- Gary Grigsby’s War Between the States - Trailer
- Assault Heroes 2 [X360] - Walkthrough Trailer
- Wonder World Amusement Park [Wii] - Trailer
- NASCAR 09 [ALL] - Paint Booth Tutorial (2)
We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...
Atlus U.S.A.'s Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Lagaard builds upon the original cult classic with more diverse areas to explore, new character classes, more fiendish FOEs, and an improved mapping system.
SimCity Societies allows players to construct not only the cities they desire, but create their cultures, societal behaviors and environments as well. EA informed us that it will finally release a demo for its latest city builder, up to date with the latest code after several patches, and will include a tutorial, a scenario and two major disasters. Check our fileserver network on June 12!
Developed by the founding members of the MX vs. ATV franchise, BAJA is scheduled to bring revolutionary physics and vast open racing worlds combining the best elements of the real-world sport with the right balance of arcade fun as it challenges players to build the ultimate off-road machine and conquer vast, unforgiving terrain.
Tamagotchi Connection: Corner Shop 3 for the NDS features the most robust store lineup to date, with 13 brand new shops to run and expand, a park to design and visit, and the ability to trade journals with your friends wirelessly.
Don King Presents: Prizefighter is a documentary-style boxing game, featuring a documentary-style narrative career mode, training, and will require you to also manage personal relationships outside of the ring.
While there has yet to be an official announcement, Capcom is working on a third installment in the Mega Man Star Force series for the NDS. No details were revealed, but Capcom launched a teaser site, which unfortunately does not tell us anything either, as it only has a few desktop/wallpapers. Hopefully, we'll get more details at Capcom Gamers Day in Vegas.
In Activision's Little League World Series players will have the ability to bat, pitch and field using intuitive controls, making it the perfect game to play with your friends and family.
As society succumbs to a worldwide energy crisis, a new global depression takes hold. Amidst this desperate backdrop, two superpower alliances emerge. Join the battle on the frontlines of tomorrow as the Western Coalition or the Red Star Alliance. While the v1.1.0 patch is in final testing and due for release shortly, Kaos revealed it is working on several maps, of which at least one will be included in the next patch, possibly new weapons/vehicles and several other features.
White Gold: War in Paradise explores the shadowy background of modern low intensity conflicts, where the newest weapons often do battle with the antics of witchdoctors. An FPS with a handful of RPG elements thrown in for a good measure, White Gold offers a rich scenario in addition to the non-stop action.
MTV and Harmonix announced that three of Jimmy Buffett's biggest and best (Margaritaville, Cheeseburger In Paradise, and Volcano) are getting re-recorded specifically for Rock Band, while the two Best Buy-exclusive Disturbed songs (Indestructible and Inside The Fire) will become available to all owners, as well as a third new track, Perfect Insanity.
Capcom has signed a development agreement with Camelot Software, known for titles such as Everybody's Golf and Mario Golf, to work on an all-new golf game We Love Golf!, turning the Wiimote into a virtual set of golf clubs, creating the most immersive golfing experience available off the greens.
Battlefield 2142 is set in the future, the world is plagued by a second Ice Age, and wars have broken out over the remaining territories. EA has released the final v1.50 patch adding new maps, widescreen monitor support, a no vehicle option, and of course the usual bug and crash fixes.
Fire up the fret board, crank the amp to 11 and get ready to rock this way with Guitar Hero: Aerosmith. Play through Aerosmith's career, bands they performed with, venues they played.
Gears of War blends tactical action games with survival horror, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde. TriForce Sales has acquired the license from Epic Games to produce 1:1 scale replicas of the C.O.G. Armor, C.O.G. helmet and the Lancer Assault Rifle from the Gears of War universe.
Street Fighter IV features a mix of returning favorites such as Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li and Guile along with new characters created for this game, such as Crimson Viper, Abel, El Fuerte, and Rufus. Characters and environments are rendered in stylized 3D, while the game is played in the classic Street Fighter 2D perspective with additional 3D camera flourishes.
Red Alert 3 takes players on an epic RTS adventure to an alternate future spawned by time travel run amok, featuring a fully co-operative campaign, the series' light-hearted style and classic, action-oriented gameplay. EliteXC MMA fighter and American Gladiator Gina Carano will appear as Russian commando Natasha in Red Alert 3’s live-action movies, as well as be a playable unit.
Alone in the Dark returns with a heart-stopping survival experience realized through combining the use of real-time physics and environmental interaction to deliver an exhilarating action-orientated experience within a highly detailed, open environment.
Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway, the third entry in the series, has you reprise the heroic role of Sergeant Matt Baker, a soldier of the 101st Airborne Division, during Operation Market Garden in the late stages of World War II. At UbiDays 08 Colonel John Antal revealed that he is in early talks to possibly make a movie based on his upcoming Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway novel, which bridges the gap between the 8 days depicted in the game and the actual Operation Market Garden which lasted 10 days.
Sony Online Entertainment's Seattle studio is developing The Agency, a PC/PS3 exclusive fast-paced online action shooter filled with espionage, intrigue and betrayal, where you assume the role of elite agents in a modern-day world.
by Adam Pavlacka on May 30, 2008 @ 6:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews
Set in 2012, Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. (high-altitude warfare) is the first air combat game in the Tom Clancy’s universe, featuring cutting-edge technology, devastating firepower, and intense dogfights. Soon, flying at Mach 3 becomes a right, not a privilege.
by Rainier on May 30, 2008 @ 5:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews
Prince Of Persia Prodigy opens an entirely new chapter in the Prince of Persia universe in addition to introducing a fresh Illustrative art style, evolved combat system, open world structure and dynamic AI – most notably in the form of the Prince's powerful ally Elika. Prince of Persia producer Ben Mattes gives us more details ...
by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on May 30, 2008 @ 5:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews
TiQal is a new puzzle game where players demolish enemy block walls by matching squares of the same color and building them up to unleash combo points and power-ups.
Originally created as a graphical/text adventure game for the Atari ST and then a traditional point & click game for the Amiga CD32/A1600, Limbo of the Lost has evolved over the years to embrace new technologies and new ideas.
As a member of a black ops unit, your mission in Vampire Rain is to secretly eliminate a growing population of deadly vampires known as Nightwalkers. Vampire Rain: Altered Species features extra bonus levels, revamped animations, character interactions, and multiplayer.
With the imminent release on LEGO Indiana Jones, the retail copies' manual reveals that LucasArts is working on a NDS/Wii game based on the upcoming animated movie/tv series Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Set between Star War Episode II & III, the Grand Army of the Republic, led by Yoda, Mace Windu, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and other Jedi Knights, fights the Separatists New Droid Army.
Men of War is 1C Company's latest RTS, taking place in Europe during the height of WWII. The story unfolds across three different campaigns played out through the eyes of Soviet, Allied and German soldiers.
Set on the battlefields of World War III, Tom Clancy's EndWar is a next-gen console exclusive war strategy game that will push the envelope of technology, showcasing AI, graphics, physics and animations that were not possible before. People interested in joining the closed beta test can now sign up, which will start somewhere in June, last for 3 weeks, and include three 1v1 and 2v2 maps.
Dracula Origin is a gothic adventure game, where you, as Professor Van Helsing, are devoted to the elimination of Dracula. Preventing Dracula from finding and using the antediluvian manuscript; you must help everyone who crossed paths with the count and refused to serve him.
SS3: Arms For Victory is the 3rd installment in the RTS franchise, adding interface innovations, huge troop numbers and enormous map designs demonstrating that size does matter. The free Ardennes Offensive add-on features two multiplayer maps, a new campaign (2 missions) and one additional standalone mission.
Got Game's The Lost Crown: A Ghosthunting Adventure combines a dense, rich, spine-tingling story inspired by classic ghost stories with today's modern ghosthunting techniques. This minor update fixes an occasional inventory issue.
Conspiracy Entertainment announced that it has expanded its publishing agreement with RTL Games for eleven new RTL SKUs scheduled for release in 2008/2009, including the games Winter Sports 2: The Next Challenge and Ski and Shoot on multiple platforms, and will be designed for use on the Wii Balance Board.
NASCAR 09 will offer an authentic stock car driving experience for racing fans of all ages. Legendary NASCAR driver #24 Jeff Gordon will work you through an all-new interactive 3D menu interface, the game’s major features and advise you throughout your career. This demo lets you experience the New Sprint Driver Challenge or take on NASCAR's biggest stars at two of the game's 22 tracks.