'WorthPlaying's Top Games of 2008' - Countdown, 20-11

by Rainier on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 12:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

So far, we've revealed the honorable mentions, top handheld and downloadable titles, and top console/PC offerings. Today we're starting the countdown of the top 20 titles – tune in tomorrow to see what WP considers to be the best game of 2008. Read more for the results!

PS2 Review - 'Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories'

by Dustin Chadwell on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 5:25 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories is the essential piece that bridges the gap between Kingdom Hearts and Kingdom Hearts II. Originally released in 2004 for GBA, this full 3D rendition on the PS2 has never been released in North America - this is an entry in the Kingdom Hearts saga that fans of the series can't miss!

Wii Review - 'MySims Kingdom'

by Dustin Chadwell on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 5:13 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

MySims Kingdom sets you on a story of adventure, discovery and exploration to help King Roland and his subjects revitalize the Kingdom, and puts the creativity in your hands to make the Kingdom something to behold!

'Fable II' (X360) Knothole Island DLC - New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 3:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Set 500 years after the original, Fable 2 offers even more choices and features, while building on the core gameplay theme of Fable where every choice continually defines who you become, allowing you to truly live the life you choose. The Fable II DLC adds Knothole Island, where new quests, wondrous items and bizarre characters await.

'Merv Griffin's Crosswords' This Week's Xbox Live Arcade Game

by Rainier on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 2:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Merv Griffin's Crosswords combines over a thousand unique and challenging crossword puzzles with fast-paced game show action in an incredibly addictive and entertaining game for the whole family.

Worlds.com Sues NCSoft for Virtual Worlds Patent Infringment

by Rainier on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 2:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

General Patent Corporation announced that it filed a patent infringement lawsuit against NCSoft in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division on behalf of its client, Worlds.com.

'Arcanum' - Unofficial v081229 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 2:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sierra's Arcanum, developed by now defunct Troika Games, is an isometric RPG that creates a compelling new world where magic and technology coexist in an uneasy balance. This v081229 patch fixes some of critical bugs, adds some lost content, fixes stats on lots of NPCs, and plenty more.

Worthplaying Wishes Everybody A 'Happy New Year'!

by Rainier on Jan. 1, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under MOTD

The entire Worthplaying team wishes everybody a Happy New Year! We hope everybody had a safe transition from old into new and may 2009 be even better than last year. We here at Worthplaying have some exciting new stuff lined up to better serve you all. Behind the scenes, we are working very hard to expand the website in various, long overdue, ways which will hopefully start showing in the weeks ahead. Until then, party on & stay safe!