A spiritual sequel to John Woo's action movie Hard Boiled, Stranglehold redefines the action gaming experience with its acrobatic gunplay, thrilling cinematography, frenetic combat and massive destructibility.
by Jesse Littlefield on Jan. 25, 2009 @ 11:35 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews
You are the newest recruit of the United Nations Air Force-a top secret agency set up to protect citizens against the threat of unknown forces without breaking down international agreements or diplomatic acts.
Saints Row 2 offers vastly expanded customization options, a totally transformed and expanded city of Stilwater, new vehicles, sandbox tools and toys as well as both online co-op and competitive multiplayer. Since the recent release of the PC version, Volition has been gathering community feedback and revealed, without giving specific details as to what it will fix or a release date, that it is working on a patch...
by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 25, 2009 @ 9:23 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews
Rune Factory 2 is set several years after the original, the evil Sechs Empire has been defeated, and the Kingdom of Norad is once again at peace. Things may not stay that way for long, however, as dark premonitions foretell of dangers to come. It's up to player to uncover the source of these premonitions and bring peace to the kingdom once more.
Majesty 2: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim will focus on reinventing many aspects of the original game, updating the franchise for the 21st Century. A key element that will permeate the game is the charm and humor of the original Majesty.
Lost Planet is a sci-fi action shooter set within the merciless frozen tundra of a hostile planet, humans struggle for survival as conflicts arise between man, the surrounding indigenous creatures and the monstrous beings that have invaded. Toshihiro Tokumaru, Capcom's Head of Character Content Business, revealed that the upcoming Lost Planet movie (producer by Spider-Man's Avi Arad) will have a $150-$200 million budget.
Resistance 2 will feature 8-player, story-driven online co-op separate from the regular single-player campaign, 60-player online PvP (Heavy, Special Ops, Medic classes) and more vehicles, including The Chameleon, a Stalker with full cloak. While there have been a few minor tweaks to the game since launch, Insomniac confirmed that tomorrow it is rolling out a the big v1.40 patch.
Fable 2 will offer even more choices and features, while building on the core gameplay theme of the original Fable where every choice continually defines who you become, allowing you to truly live the life you choose. While there has been no official announcement yet, whatifgaming claims to have received word from Lionhead that says "A Fable II for PC users would be likely imminent."