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'Bayonetta' (PS3/X360) - 21 New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 6:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A witch with powers beyond the comprehension of mere mortals, Bayonetta faces off against countless angelic enemies, many reaching epic proportions. With magnificent over-the-top action and outlandish finishing moves that are performed with balletic grace, Bayonetta brings to life some fast-paced, dynamic climax combat.

'Call of Duty: World At War' (ALL) - German v1.4.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 6:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

COD: World at War changes the rules of engagement by redefining WWII gaming and thrusting players into the final tension-filled, unforgiving battles against a new ferocious enemy in the most dangerous and suspenseful action ever seen.

Various Game Trailers #1584

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 6:42 p.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:

  • Red Faction: Guerrilla [ALL] - Developer Diary Trailer #1
  • 1 vs. 100 [X360] - Trailer
  • SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs: Fireteam Bravo 3 [PSP] - Trailer
  • Aion [PC] - Morheim Zone Tour Trailer


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

'Evochron Legends' - v1.088 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 6:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Evochron Legends is a freeform mercenary space-sim that focuses on 'lone-wolf' survival gameplay, allowing you to play the game in a variety of ways and complete many activities.

'Battlefield 1943' (PS3/X360/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 2:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield 1943, using DICE's Frostbite engine, takes players back to WWII. The game offers endless hours of 24 player multiplayer action over three classic and tropic locations; Wake Island, Guadalcanal and Iwo Jima.

'Burnout Paradise' (ALL) Cops and Robbers Pack Gets Dated

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 2:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Burnout Paradise gives you license to wreak havoc in Paradise City, a seamless racing battleground, with massive traffic-heavy roads to abuse. The PC edition will have expanded online features and community-driven content. The Cops and Robbers pack, coming April 30, is said to bring the thrills and spills of cops and robbers car chases to the game.

'Ghostbusters: The Video Game' (ALL) Developer Diary #5

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 1:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Equipped with a variety of unique weapons and gadgets, players will hunt, fight and capture a wide range of supernatural villains in a funny and frightening battle to save New York City from its latest paranormal plague.

'King's Bounty: Armored Princess' - 9 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 12:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

1C Company's King's Bounty: Armored Princess, developed by Katauri Interactive, will be an add-on to its RPG King's Bounty: The Legend. Players will take on the role of Princess Amelie who travels around the world of Teana and searches for the renowned knight, and her tutor, Bill Gilbert.

'MySims Racing' (NDS/Wii) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 10:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Face a variety of tricky MySim opponents on a huge variety of exotic tracks! Take on up to three friends in intense multiplayer racing. During your race, find awesome power-ups such as the heat-seeking jack-o-lantern pumpkin or a bubble dropper that can help you wreck the competition.

'All Aspect Warfare' (X360/PC) - 102 New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 10:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

All Aspect Warfare chronicles the adventures of an “elite” team of combat marines who crash landed on the enemy planet they were sent to completely destroy. Stranded and left for dead with a deployed thermo-nuclear weapon ticking somewhere, their only chance of escape lies deep within hostile territory.

'GTA: Chinatown Wars' (NDS) Retail Sales Disappoint

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 10:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chinatown Wars is an original entry in the GTA franchise, bringing a new level of interactivity to its sprawling open environments. While the game is getting critical acclaim it has not translated into sales, as retail numbers (89,000 units) are far below the estimate (200K to 450K units).

'Happy Bakery' (NDS) - New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 9:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Happy Bakery is a great cooking simulation game aimed at the very youngest of NDS gamers to try their hand at baking some of their favorite breads and cakes, without messing up the kitchen.

X360/PC Preview - 'Battlestations: Pacific'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 17, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Battlestations: Pacific features a massive U.S. and Japanese single player campaign that offers a unique blend of action and strategy. Players must plan their moves carefully on huge open-world arenas and fight in the air, above sea and underwater to relive some of the most hard-fought battles in WWII history.

'Wolfenstein' (PS3/X360/PC) Developer Interview

by Brad Hilderbrand on April 17, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Set within a near-fictional, historical WWII setting, players take on the role of the heroic OSA agent BJ Blazkowicz as they are thrust into the unknown and unexpected to battle against combat troops, otherworldly forces, and the dark science created by a supernatural Nazi force hell-bent on world domination.

'G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra' (ALL) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 8:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The G.I. Joe video game will feature an exclusive storyline that picks up where the live-action movie leaves off, allowing players to re-create and re-live the greatest moments from the film, cartoon series and action figure toy line.

'Battlefield Heroes' Open Beta Test Coming This Summer

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 8:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield Heroes is a Play 4 Free cartoon-style shooter that will bring classic Battlefield gameplay to a mass audience, featuring a built-in matchmaking system to ensure that players of equal skill are paired together for fair play.

'The Sims 3' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Sims 3 gives you the freedom to create unique Sims and immerse them in your own living neighborhood of endless possibility!

'Rock Band' (ALL) to Get REO Speedwagon, Styx and Hautewerk Tracks

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 7:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rock Band 2 builds upon the original to introduce co-op band gameplay, multiple instruments, online multiplayer, unparalleled downloadable content and raises the bar by delivering an entirely new level of depth, connectivity, authenticity and features.

'Battlestations: Pacific' (X360/PC) Gets Burlesque Nose Art - New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 6:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlestations: Pacific features a massive U.S. and Japanese single player campaign that offers a unique blend of action and strategy. Players must plan their moves carefully on huge open-world arenas and fight in the air, above sea and underwater to relive some of the most hard-fought battles in WWII history.

'Still Life 2' - Multilanguage Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 6:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microïds' Still Life 2, developed by Gameco Studios, is a real-time 3D adventure game where you play FBI agent and profiler Victoria McPherson, investigating some of North America's most difficult and darkest crimes.

'Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers' (Wii) - Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 5:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers provides a fresh take on the Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles series as it combines the storytelling depth, expansive world and graphical quality of Final Fantasy with motion-driven, real-time action gameplay.

'Marvel vs. Capcom 2' Coming to Xbox Live Arcade

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 5:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At last year's Comic-Con, Marvel Studios production boss Kevin Feige revealed that a new Marvel vs. Capcom installment was in the works, and according to the just-revealed Achievements, it seems 2003's Marvel vs. Capcom 2 is coming to XBLA and most likely PSN as well.

'Ceville' - v1.0.2.0 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 5:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ceville is an action-packed point & click adventure where you have to protect the fairy-tale realm of Faeryanis from the treacherous Basilius who plans to take the crown and subdue the realm with the help of murderous beasts he summons from the planes of eternal darkness.

'Tales Of Vesperia' (PS3) - New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 5:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tales of Vesperia combines real-time combat, captivating storylines and remarkable graphics while introducing original elements that set a new standard for role-playing gameplay and interactive storytelling. Released last year on Xbox 360 (coming this summer in Europe) the PS3 version gets an extra playable character, Patty Fleur.

'Sacred 2: Fallen Angel' (PS3/X360) Goes Gold, Gets New Date

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 4:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sacred 2 is a action-oriented deep fantasy RPG where players are immersed in an epic journey through the medieval-like kingdom of Ancaria featuring pitched battles and a wide range of enticing quests.

Good Old Games Goes Postal, Sells Stronghold on the Cheap

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 4:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Good Old Games signed an agreement with Running With Scissors that will bring titles such as the classic POSTAL: Classic and Uncut, including the Special Delivery pack, to GOG.com, DRM-free and guaranteed to work on Vista and XP. The weekend special is the Stronghold and Stronghold: Crusader for $11.98.

'JU-ON: The Grudge' (Wii) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 4:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

JU-ON: The Grudge, inspired by the Japanese classic horror movie JU-ON (known in North America as The Grudge), is a “Haunted House Simulator” where accessibility and instant scares are given priority over all other game aspects, with the original creator of the movie, Takashi Shimizu, serving as a creative consultant to game development.

'Syberia 3' In Development, But Shunned by Sony

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 4:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Syberia 3 takes Kate on an adventure which mixes suspense, myth, ecology and action. She crosses paths with a weird Vic McPherson who is investigating the murky business of international trafficking of ancient works of art and prehistoric ivory. On April 1st Microids announced Syberia 3 would be coming to PC and PS3, which turned out to be a semi April Fools joke. While the game is in development, SCEA has been giving Microids the cold should despite SCEE's approval of previous Syberia titles, leaving it up to Sony whether the newest installment will actually be on the PS3.

'Street Fighter IV' (ALL) Free Championship Mode DLC Gets Dated

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 3:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SF IV features a mix of returning favorites (Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li etc.) along with new characters created for this game, such as Crimson Viper, Abel, El Fuerte, and Rufus. Characters and environments are rendered in stylized 3D, while the game is played in the classic 2D perspective with additional 3D camera flourishes.

'Virtua Tennis 2009' (ALL) Shows Off Mini-Games - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 3:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Virtua Tennis 2009 will again allow you to take on the world's top tennis players in some of the most realistic courts to be found on gaming consoles. Take on the likes of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, or play as Maria Sharapova against Venus Williams to recreate some classic court battles.

Wii Review - 'Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time'

by Brad Hilderbrand on April 17, 2009 @ 3:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Using a new technology called the Pollux Engine, Square Enix has created a true cross-platform game as it will be identical on both NDS and Wii. Use the stylus to control your character on the NDS while the Wiimote will mimic the same actions on the Wii. The game requires only one copy of the game to work on both systems and will be multiplayer compatible on both platforms.

Pirate Bay Founders Sentenced To Do Time

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 3:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Founders of the Pirate Bay BitTorrent Web site have been found guilty of assisting in making copyright content available. Carl Lundström, Fredrik Neij, Peter Sunde and Gottfrid Svartholm were each sentenced to a year in prison and must pay a total of $3,620,000 in damages. Sunde revealed he will appeal the court ruling and will continue operating the Pirate Bay site.

'Dragonica' - New Screens

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 3:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragonica is a free-to-play, cartoon side-scrolling, micro-transaction-based casual MMO mixing elements of action and arcade.

Applied Research Associates Acquires Virtual Heroes Developer

by Rainier on April 17, 2009 @ 2:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Applied Research Associates has acquired Virtual Heroes, known for creating Advanced Learning Technology solutions for the healthcare, federal systems and commercial markets. Virtual Heroes has worked with Epic's Unreal Engine 3 on titles like America’s Army, Hilton Ultimate Team Play, and currently working on NASA's Astronaut: Moon, Mars & Beyond game.