NDS Review - 'Best of Tests DS'

by Brad Hilderbrand on July 13, 2008 @ 2:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Logic, observation, memory, speed of perception and analysis: these are the qualities that define the famous Intelligence Quotient Test and these same skills will be challenged in Best of Tests for the NDS. Not only will the game challenge the skills of the player, it also aims to help the player improve them.

'LocoRoco 2' (PSP) Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 2:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LocoRoco 2 further plunges you into a colorful world where jelly-like creatures sing, roll and bounce their way through levels to reach their goals. Guide your LocoRoco through the various worlds using a simple tilting and bouncing gameplay mechanic.

'Halo' Game Without Master Chief ?

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 2:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A tomorrow's briefing, Microsoft is expected to reveal the next title in the Halo franchise, rumored to not feature Master Chief but instead focus on the UNSC marines vs. the religious Covenant. According to Gamespot the game will be a mix between Ghost Recon and Gears of War, be more bloody, violent, and less cartoony with the atmosphere similar to African filmmaker Neil Blomkamp's shot movies that were releases last year.

'Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway' (ALL) - 13 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 5:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

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.

Various Game Trailers #1390

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 4:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

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:

  • Project Origin [ALL] - E3 2008 Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Alpha Protocol'

by Sanford May on July 13, 2008 @ 4:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

SEGA has teamed up with Obsidian, who is also working on the Aliens RPG for SEGA, to develop its new 3rd person espionage focused action/RPG. Taking you on a suspenseful ride in the vein of James Bond, Jack Bauer, and Jason Bourne, Alpha Protocol has you work your way up the ranks as rookie agent Michael Thorton to become a bona-fide super spy.

'Away: Shuffle Dungeon' (NDS) - 22 New Screens

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 4:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take control of the young hero Sword, sole resident of the once booming Webb Village, who must rescue as many kidnapped townsfolk as possible from a mysterious unknown that has been slowly spiriting them away.

Microsoft Drops 20GB Xbox 360 Model's Price, Introduces 60GB Model

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 4:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft is giving consumers more gigabytes for their buck, as it announced an X360 with triple the storage space of the original, but for the old price of $349 (U.S.), at the same time dropping the previous 20GB model's price to $299 (while supplies last).

'Space Chimps' (NDS/PS2/Wii/X360) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on July 13, 2008 @ 4:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Space Chimps, based on the upcoming CGI-animated movie, is a 1-2 player action/adventure game that chronicles the quest of Ham and Luna as they overcome the perils of an alien planet in search of Earth's lost Infinity Space Probe.

PSP Review - 'Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Heroes 2'

by Tom Baker on July 13, 2008 @ 4:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Heroes 2: The Phantom Fortress introduces a new storyline based on the Naruto animated series, as well as a roster of more than 20 characters and frantic head-to-head multiplayer action with game-sharing capabilities.