'PixelJunk 1-4' (PS3) Now Called 'PixelJunk Shooter'

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 3:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In PixelJunk Shooter, players pilot a subterranean exploration vehicle to explore the interior of diverse cave-like complexes. The player must affect the surrounding and dynamic terrain to progress. The goal is to safely navigate through each vivid stage and rescue survivors scattered about the cavernous environment.

'God of War III' (PS3) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 1:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the realm of Greek mythology, God of War 3 is a single-player game that allows players to take on the climatic role of the ex-Spartan warrior, Kratos, as he treads through the intimidating heights of Mt. Olympus and the dark depths of Hell once more to seek revenge on those who have betrayed him.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Ghostbusters: The Video Game'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 25, 2009 @ 1:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

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.

'Metroid Prime Trilogy' (Wii) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 12:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metroid Prime Trilogy is a new premium three-game collection for the Wii that bundles all three landmark Metroid Prime games onto one disc and revamps the first two installments with intuitive Wii Remote controls, wide-screen presentation and other enhancements.

'Dragon Ball: Raging Blast' (PS3/X360) Announced

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 12:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragon Ball: Raging Blast is the first video game in the Budokai Tenkaichi series to come to PS3/X360 and features stunning HD graphics and audio, destructible environments and enhanced character features, Dragon Ball: Raging Blast takes players far beyond the realms of the original anime series.

'Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth' (NDS) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 12:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth takes the Ace Attorney series from the courtroom to the crime scene, leaving the legal battle behind while bringing the action to various crime scenes.

'Nier' (PS3/X360) Revealed

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The latest issue of OXM reveals that Square Enix plans to announce a new title at E3, Nier, an action/adventure beat-'em-up title described as a mix between Ninja Gaiden and Devil May Cry, currently scheduled for 2010. While details are still slim, Nier is set in 1930, where the game's protagonist is in search of a cure for his daughter.

'Dragon Ball: Revenge of King Piccolo' (Wii) Announced

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 12:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragon Ball: Revenge of King Piccolo promises to thrill fans with the first ever appearance of the original Dragon Ball story on Wii in glorious 3D. Heading back to the early days of the Dragon Ball story, players will control Kid Goku as he sets out on fantastic adventures with his friends.

'Monster Hunter 3' (Wii) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 12:10 p.m. PDT | 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.

PS3/X360 Review - 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine'

by Brad Hilderbrand on May 25, 2009 @ 12:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

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.

'Dragon Ball Z: Attack of the Saiyans' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 11:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragon Ball Z: Attack of the Saiyans follows the Saiyan Saga of the original DBZ story starting from the World Tournament and Goku’s triumphant defeat of Piccolo. Players will take the role of Goku and travel the DBZ universe from jungle to Snow Mountain on their quest to victory.

'The Agency' (PS3/PC) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Online Entertainment's Seattle studio is developing The Agency, a PC/PS3 exclusive fast-paced online action shooter filled with espionage, intrigue and betrayal, where you assume the role of elite agents in a modern-day world.

Good Old Games Sells Duke Nukem Pack on the Cheap

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

This week (until June 1) Good Old Games is selling a Duke Nukem pack, including Duke Nukem 3D and Duke Nukem Manhattan Project, for only $8.98. If you already own one of the games from the pack, you'll receive a $1.50 discount on the other.

German Publisher bhv Becomes Distributor

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

bhv is re-positioning itself as a specialized distribution partner for the German-speaking territories.

'Fairy Tales: Three Heroes' (X360/PC) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fairy Tales: Three Heroes is a Fighting Adventure with cartoon designed environment, easy to learn gameplay and lambent humor. Play with three characters of famous epic stories, each of them has unique skills; a player controls one hero while two others accompany him.

Nintendo Download (NDSi/Wii) Monday, May 25, 2009

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo added a classic, two NDSi, and two WiiWare titles to the Shop Channels. Nintendo owners with online access can redeem Points to download: Bubble Bobble Plus!, Adventure Island: The Beginning (Wiiware), Clay Fighter (VC), American Popstar: Road to Celebrity, Photo Clock (NDSiWare).

'Rock Band 2' (Wii) Gets An Additional 19 New Tracks

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:23 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.

'Victory: The Age of Racing' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2009 @ 10:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A world inspired by the 1960’s Formula One racing scene, sets the stage for Victory, a free to play Fantasy Formula One MMO Racing game. Players complete quick competitions to gain experience, collect performance points and customize their cars to increase their effectiveness in a style unique to each driver.