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'A Farewell to Dragons' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A Farewell to Dragons is a classic Action/RPG that takes place in the universe based on the science-fiction book of the same name written by famous Russian writers Sergey Lukyanenko and Nikolay Perumov.

'Ghostbusters: The Video Game' (ALL) PC Multiplayer Dropped Because Of Consoles

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:28 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. Earlier this week we revealed the PC edition of the game did not have multiplayer, today Threewave revealed that it was skipped in order to focus on the consoles.

Various Game Trailers #1625

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:22 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:

  • Blood Bowl [ALL] - Launch Trailer
  • Forza Motorsport 3 [X360] - E3 2009 Trailer #2
  • Guitar Hero Smash Hits [ALL] - Launch Trailer
  • IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey [ALL] - Trailer #5
  • MAG [PS3] - Story Trailer
  • Torchlight [PC] - E3 2009 Trailer
  • Zero Security [PC] - Trailer
  • Monster Hunter Freedom Unite [PSP] - Tutorial Trailer #4


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

'Gladiator A.D.' (Wii) - 21 New Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gladiator A.D. is High Voltage Software's (know for The Conduit) tactical arena 3D fighting game set in the ancient civilization of Rome where you'll be put to the test against a wide variety of barbaric fighters using a wide range of upgradeable weapons and armor.

'America's Army 3' Rolled Out, Now Available As Free Download

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

America's Army 3 is the only free action game that delivers an authentic and entertaining Army experience by reflecting the training, technology, actions and career advancement of a Soldier within a unique exciting game experience.

'WonderKing' - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Players will challenge the demonic forces of Valron in real-time combat as they strive to become the Wonderking that will bring light to the shadows of darkness. There is a wide variety of customization available from clothing to facial features and hairstyles. WonderKing will be free-to-play and offer players the ability to acquire tools, weapons and mounts from the item mall.

'NCAA Football 10' (ALL) PSN/XBL Demo Coming Tomorrow

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 2:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NCAA Football 10 envelopes the excitement and pageantry of college football at its best. Enhanced stadiums filled with school colors, cheerleaders and mascots bring the college atmosphere to life. TeamBuilder is an all-new, online create-a-school feature that revolutionizes the user’s ability to produce personalized content. The demo will include Oklahoma vs. Florida with two-minute quarters of play, playable in Freshman, Varsity, All-American, or Heisman mode, with various difficulty settings.

'101-in-1 Party Megamix' (Wii) - New Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 2:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

101-in-1 Party Megamix is a collection of 101 games set in a broad range of themes, featured as a series of TV shows. As the player progresses throughout the games, new TV stations and shows are unlocked, containing new mini-games and game modes.

'Namco Museum Essentials' (PS3) Announced

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco Museum Essentials collection will keep players entertained for hours in nostalgic glory with Pac-man, Galaga, Dig Dug, Dragon Spirit, Xevious, and the brand new re-envisioned Xevious: Resurrection, featuring 1080p graphics and enhanced gameplay.

'Fight Night Round 4' (ALL) - 15 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Promising to revolutionize the fighting genre, Fight Night Round 4 features an all new physics based gameplay engine that brings the most authentic interpretation of the sweet science to the video game world. The action inside the ring will be faster than ever, delivering a true representation of the sport's incredible speed, accuracy, timing, and power.

'Men Of War' - v1.11.3.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 11:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Men of War is 1C Company's latest RTS, taking place in Europe during the height of WWII. The story unfolds across three different campaigns played out through the eyes of Soviet, Allied and German soldiers. This patch does not fix anything new, just combines all the various language versions in one file.

'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10' (ALL) Launches Upper Deck Challenge

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 11:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 takes golf fans inside-the-ropes to experience the drama and emotion of tournament golf. In addition, the U.S. Open, a USGA championship, and the USGA’s Rules of Golf will be available for the first time in the franchise's history. Take on Tiger Woods and the rest of the leaderboard for the 2009 U.S. Open at Bethpage Black as they grind it out to see who takes home the second major title of the year.

'The Conduit' (Wii) Delayed in Europe - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 11:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Conduit is a stunning action FPS that promises to provide some of the best visuals seen to date on the Wii, featuring terrifying alien creatures, an advanced AI System, and a rich, conspiracy-laden story.

'Metal Gear Online' (PS3) Gets New Map, Character and Reward Mode

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 10:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metal Gear Online is a dedicated online game featuring characters, weaponry and levels taken from and inspired by Metal Gear Solid 4, allowing up to 16 people to play simultaneously.

'Dragon Quest IX' (NDS) - New Screens & Trailer

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

Dragon Quest IX, developed by Level 5, is the first title on any Nintendo system since Dragon Quest VI, 10 years ago, now featuring Wi-Fi support for four players in co-op.

'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' (X360/PC) and 'BioShock' (X360/PC) Get Bundled

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 10:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beginning July 7, 2K Games and Bethesda are teaming up to deliver a value-packed experience that combines 2006 Game of the Year Winner The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion with 2007 Game of the Year Winner BioShock into one complete package.

'Pangya: Fantasy Golf' (PSP) - 28 New Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 10:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pangya: Fantasy Golf features beautifully rendered fantasy golf courses, thousands of character and equipment customization options and 18 playable characters, thrusting players into a world of golf gameplay filled with beauty and unlimited imagination.

'Dawn of Discovery' (NDS/Wii/PC) Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dawn of Discovery, known in Europe as Anno 1404, is an RTS and simulation. Exploring a strange and fascinating island in the utmost East, players will get to know the culture and technology of the ancient Orient while learning the tricks of local trade, diplomacy and economy in order to build their own metropolis.

PS3 Preview - 'Uncharted 2: Among Thieves'

by Thomas Wilde on June 17, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Fortune hunter Nathan Drake returns in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Naughty Dog's blistering PS3-exclusive third-person action/adventure shooter.

PS3 Preview - 'Uncharted 2: Among Thieves'

by Thomas Wilde on June 17, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Fortune hunter Nathan Drake returns in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Naughty Dog's blistering PS3-exclusive third-person action/adventure shooter.

Wii Preview - 'Deca Sports 2'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on June 17, 2009 @ 8:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Post - E3 2009

Deca Sports 2, known in some parts of Europe as Sports Island 2, is an athletic offering, pulling together ten sporting events and pushing the player to their limits, fully using the Nunchuk/Wiimote to control your Mii like characters, including multiplayer.

'Aion: The Tower of Eternity' Reveals Pre-Order Goodies - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 8:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Aion is the ultimate MMORPG with strengthened interaction between players, consisting of 3 realms - the heavens, the devildom and the dragon realm. Players will experience dynamic communications with the world of Aion as they conduct strategic battles.

'Memento Mori' Pins Down North American Release Date

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 8:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Memento Mori is a new adventure game featuring two main characters, Larisa Svetlova and Maxim Durand. It's the player's task to disclose the secret of the St. Petersburg art theft, a mysterious Finnish order and its machinations.

'Warrior Epic' Expansion to Add More PVP Content and New Region

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 8:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warrior Epic is a free to play online action/RPG set in an original fantasy universe, where players can utilize a wide selection of warrior classes to go out raiding dungeons in a variety of novel environments, supporting co-op campaigns and PVP. Warrior Epic's first expansion will add all-new PVP gameplay and a new region to explore!

'Elite IV' (PS3/X360/PC) Revealed

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 7:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At a UK lecture of industry veterans, Frontier Developments founder David Braben revealed that his studio, known for the Thrillville and RollerCoaster Tycoon games, is currently not only working on The Outsider, but also confirmed the much-rumored Elite IV will be making its way to PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. For people who do not know, David Braben is co-creator of the acclaimed space trading/strategy titles, Elite (1985) and Frontier (1995).

'Wacky World of Sports' (Wii) - New Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 6:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wacky World of Sports takes players on a trip around the world to try their hand at some of the lesser known sports of countries including Italy, the Netherlands and Australia. The ten sports featured in the game all start easy enough but the more advanced a player gets the more extreme they become!

'All Star 5-A-Side Football' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 6:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Create your own football dream team and join 24 of the world’s greatest players including Lionel Messi, Cesc Fabregas, Fernando Torres and more in fast-paced, arcade-style 5-on-5 football matches.

'Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games' (NDS/Wii) - 12 New Screens

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

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games invites players to face-off in some of the most intense winter competitions, taking you to lifelike Olympic venues where you can choose from a legendary cast of playable characters, including new faces to the series to be revealed later this year.

'Cities XL' Enters Closed Beta Stage

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 6:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cities XL expands upon all that make city builders fun and interesting, with cities that are bigger, more realistic and sophisticated than ever before, while letting you take your game online, and interact with others in a massive online environment.

'Time of Shadows' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 6:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A dynamic new third-person action role-playing game, Time of Shadows has players traveling a labyrinth of multiple worlds as they uncover sinister plots and battle evil forces in an attempt to save the Earth from imminent disaster.

'Singularity' (PS3/X360/PC) Pre-Release Demo Coming

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 5:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Raven Software's new sci-fi shooter Singularity is set on a small, unnamed island occupied by the Russians, Cold War tensions rise once again when a U.S. pilot discovers the horrific truth that became of experiments with element E99 in the 1950s. Activision producer Kekoa Lee-Creel revealed a pre-release demo for Singularity is critical for the success of the new FPS IP.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 5:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

'Champions Online' (ALL) Stronghold Prison - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 4:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Champions Online is an MMORPG based on the popular pen-and-paper Champions RPG, giving players the power of total customization of their hero experience while they explore a vast universe of richly detailed 3D environments.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10'

by Glenn "Otter" Juskiewicz on June 17, 2009 @ 4:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 takes golf fans inside-the-ropes to experience the drama and emotion of tournament golf. In addition, the U.S. Open, a USGA championship, and the USGA’s Rules of Golf will be available for the first time in the franchise's history.

NDS Review - 'LEGO Battles'

by Dustin Chadwell on June 17, 2009 @ 4:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

LEGO Battles pulls LEGO Castle, LEGO Pirates and LEGO Space themes together to create a unique extension of the LEGO build-and-play experience that stays true to the customization and humor that are the foundation of LEGO videogames.

'Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood' (ALL) Goes Gold - Trailer

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

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood transports players from a ravaged Civil War-era Georgia to the Aztec ruins of Mexico. In the wildest West ever depicted, players can embody both McCall brothers in an intense Wild West storyline full of greed, lust and lawlessness that takes place during a legendary period of American history.

'Dragon Age: Origins' (ALL) System Requirements Revealed

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 3:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragon Age: Origins represents BioWare’s return to its roots, delivering a fusion of elements from existing fantasy works with emotionally-driven narrative, heart-pounding combat, powerful magic abilities and credible digital actors.

Capcom's E3 2009 Lineup - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - E3 2009 - June 2nd

Check out the following new screens & trailers from Capcom's E3 2009 lineup:

'Alan Wake' (X360/PC) to Use 3D Rendering Middleware

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Max Payne developer Remedy Entertainment, currently working on Alan Wake, has licensed Umbra Software's 3D rendering optimization middleware for their new title.

Natsume's E3 2009 Lineup - Screens

by Judy on June 17, 2009 @ 12:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - E3 2009 - June 3rd

Check out the following new screens from Natsume's E3 2009 lineup:

'Roary the Racing Car' (NDS) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Roary the Racing Car, based on the animated children's TV show on PBS, combines arcade, music, puzzle, number games, allows the player to have fun and at the same time test his reflexes and his logic.

GamersGate Weekend/Father's Day Special June 18-21, 2009

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital distribution outlet GamersGate announced a Father's Day special, selling EA's Godfather 2 at $24.99 (50% off), while this weekend you can get Flock! and WH40k Dawn of War Soulstorm both at 50% off, and Dark Sector goes half off until June 28, 2009.

'Aaaaa!: A Reckless Disregard for Gravity' Pre-Order Goodies

by Rainier on June 17, 2009 @ 12:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You dive off a skyscraper, relying on quick reflexes to negotiate the intricate tangle of girders that make up the City. You perform aerial stunts at terminal velocity before parachuting into the arms of your cheering fans. People who pre-order get will get a 30-level pre-release, exclusive content as it's developed, and the full 80-level game when it's released.