'MadWorld' (Wii) - New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 12:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

MadWorld is a third-person action game that has a unique black & white style depicting a sharp backdrop that straddles graphic novels and 3-D worlds, mixing irreverent humor and over-the-top violence.

'Fable II' (X360) Gets Title Update, Fixes Bugs

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 12:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Fable 2 offers more choices and features than the original, 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. Ahead of next week's Knothole Island DLC release, Lionhead has rolled out a patch that fixes various quest issues and problems reported by the community.

'Monster Hunter 3' (Wii) - 30 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 6:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Expected to make an appearance on the PS3, Capcom surprised everybody in Japan by announcing Monster Hunter 3 for the Wii instead. MH Tri-, pronounced as "try," is an action RPG series where you hunt down fantastical monsters.

'Neverwinter Nights 2' to Get Third Expansion ?

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 6:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Neverwinter Nights 2 is an RPG set in the fantasy world of the Forgotten Realms, taking you from the tiniest of villages into a sweeping tale of danger and war, chronicling your rise from a peasant to a full-fledged hero of the Realms, defending it against one of the greatest threats of the age. After two expansion packs (Mask of The Betrayer and Storm of Zehir) and one adventure pack (Mysteries of Westgate) Atari revealed that "we are discussing doing another expansion pack with the team. And I'm pretty sure it's gonna happen."

'Free Realms' (PS3/PC) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 2:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Free Realms is a free whimsical fantasy massively multiplayer RPG from Sony Online offering lighthearted adventuring, aimed primarily at casual female gamers, and optional bonus content via micro transactions.

'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' (ALL) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 2:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

X-Men Origins: Wolverine, based on 20th Century Fox's upcoming movie, enlists players to experience the tormented origins of Wolverine, from his escape of the Weapon X facility to the jungles of Africa and beyond. Activision has launched the game's official website featuring a new 3-D screenshot showing Wolverine in action, and the community forum.

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Meteos Wars'

by Brad Hilderbrand on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 2:33 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Meteos Wars is a puzzle game where the story, situation and environments formulate one explosive adventure! Take a ride through this intergalactic journey where you slide, stack and ignite your blocks to blast away the world-ending meteors!

PS2 Review - 'Madden NFL 09'

by Dustin Chadwell on Jan. 10, 2009 @ 2:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Madden NFL 09 marks the 20th anniversary of the franchises, and the game will feature adaptable gameplay tailored to every type of gamer, online enhancements and a broadcast style presentation delivering an authentic NFL experience.