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PS3 Preview - 'Valkyria Chronicles'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on July 19, 2008 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Valkyria Chronicles, known in Japan as Valkyria of the Battlefield, is set in a fictitious continent reminiscent of 1930s Europe - divided in two and ruled by the Empire and the Federation. The game follows a hero named Welkin and his fellow soldiers of the Federation’s 7th Platoon as they engage in a series of epic battles.

Xbox Live Arcade Preview - 'Castle Crashers'

by Judy on July 19, 2008 @ 6:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Castle Crashers is a four-player game for the Xbox Live Arcade, where players are knights on a quest to regain a stolen idol. Originally scheduled for release last year, when Microsoft decided to increase the Xbox Live Arcade allowed file size, The Behemoth decided to delay the game in order to add even more content.

NDS Review - 'WALL-E'

by Richard Poskozim on July 19, 2008 @ 6:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Players will take control of WALL-E and EVE through a fast-paced adventure based on the upcoming Disney/Pixar film. The game will allow fans to relive some of the movie’s most thrilling moments as they explore 10 worlds filled with non-stop action and adventure, along with head-to-head multiplayer challenges.

Playstation Store Gets Elefunk, Naruto Demo, E3 Trailers

by Rainier on July 19, 2008 @ 6:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony has rolled out new PlayStation Store content starting with a demo for NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja Storm, 8bit Games' elephant herding puzzle game Elefunk (free demo/$4.99 for the full game), or fans of the PSOne classic Rayman can get the full game ($5.99) for the PS3/PSP. There are of course also the usual game/movie trailers, E3 trailers, PS3 themes and wallpapers.

'Dead Rising: Zombie Sacrifice' (Wii) Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on July 19, 2008 @ 6:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

According to the latest issue of Famitsu, Capcom is bringing 2006's X360 zombie slasher to the Wii, albeit it with several changes. The photography feature has been replaced by a new camera system making the game more action/object oriented. The original's time-lapsed gameplay, causing a lot of players grief due to the frequent dying/shoddy save system, has been removed. Currently only scheduled for release in Japan, end of the year.

'Drakensang: The Dark Eye' Goes Gold

by Rainier on July 19, 2008 @ 6:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Drakensang: The Dark Eye, developed by Radon Labs, brings back epic party-based RPG gameplay in a breathtakingly detailed world, based on one of the world’s biggest pen & paper franchises.

'Mythos' Servers Shut Down

by Rainier on July 19, 2008 @ 6:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mythos is a free-to-play online, action RPG, set in a fantasy world arising from the ashes of an epoch-long war of darkness, where players assume the roles of fantasy heroes as they explore, adventure, and quest through entirely randomized dungeons and environments. Due to the recent demise of Flagship Studios the world of Uld known as Mythos will be going on hiatus Friday, July 18, 2008 at 11:59 PST.