by Adam Pavlacka on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 11:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Dead Space Extraction is a prequel that reveals the events leading up to Isaac Clarke’s mission on the USG Ishimura in the original Dead Space game. Dead Space Extraction will marry the innovative motion controls of the Wii Remote with a frenetic first person perspective to create a new action-packed horror experience.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 8:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under
In line with previous Street Fighter installments, Capcom Producer Yoshinori Ono revealed
plans to release a enhanced/standalone version of Street Fighter IV. Adding eight new fighters (T. Hawke, Dee Jay, Juri etc), improved online features, balance tweaks to the SF IV roster, new combos, Super Street Fighter IV will add an additional bonus for current SF IV owners but will not be compatible, and will be therefor be sold at a reduced price.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 7:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under
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.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 7:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under
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:
- Risen [X360/PC] - Intro Trailer
- Beaterator [PSP] - Artist Montage Trailer #2
- NBA 10: The Inside [ALL] - Brandon Roy Trailer
- Dragon Age: Origins [ALL] - Soundtrack Trailer
- Tekken 6 [PS3/X360] - Motivation Trailer
We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 4:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under
In Lucidity, players take a trip into the imagination of Sofi, a young girl who is filled with a persistent desire to explore new worlds and overcome all obstacles in her way. In this challenging puzzle platform game, players are tasked with keeping Sofi safe as she drifts deeper into the strange new world of her dreams.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Atlus U.S.A. has secured the North American publishing rights for Demon's Souls, a groundbreaking PS3 exclusive action RPG experience. Beautiful, compelling, and unforgiving, Demon's Souls is the hardcore RPG experience PS3 fans have been waiting for.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under
For the first time ever, you can customize the makeup of your band with any combination of instruments in-game: two guitars and two drums, or three guitars and a microphone, etc. while also adding new gameplay mode. Guitar Hero is ushering in Rocktober with a limited-time-only discount on ten favorite tracks available to fans for Guitar Hero 5, Guitar Hero World Tour and the upcoming Band Hero games through XBL.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 2:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under
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:
We will update this throughout the day when new announcements become available. Read more for details ...
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 11:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Inspired by the popular and addictive “tower defense” genre in PixelJunk Monsters Deluxe, the player controls a defender-of-the-forest character in a lush 2D environment. The player’s goal is to strategically defend the pathway to his homebase from an onslaught of various threatening monsters.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 11:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Get ready to shake your pom-poms and show your team spirit with We Cheer 2, using two Wii Remotes as you perform full body motions to hit music of the past and present.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Players can take their Sims on new journeys to famous real-world inspired destinations around the globe for the first time ever and seek out new adventures. While exploring the landmarks of an exotic city, there is no telling what the Sims will find.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 10:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Machinarium is a point & click adventure where game's protagonist is a little robot who has been unjustly expelled to the scrap yard behind the city. Players must guide the little robot back into town to rescue his robot-girlfriend and stop the bad guys from the 'Black Cap Brotherhood' before they can bomb the central tower that houses the city's ruler.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 9:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under
With Band Hero, you can come together with family and friends to ascend the virtual stage and rise to fame, bringing you a new genre of music focused on today’s hottest top-40 hits and classic anthems that everyone will know.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Pandemic Studios new open-world environment stealth-action thriller, Saboteur is set against the dramatic backdrop of occupied France and based on a true story, the personal tale of one man’s fight to find and kill the Nazi thugs who murdered his friends.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 8:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Shattered Horizon is a multiplayer FPS where teams of players experience realistic zero gravity combat and fight to survive in the aftermath of a catastrophic Moon mining accident which throws billions of tons of rocky debris into near-Earth space.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 8:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Playing as the anti-hero, rage through the wrath of fearless enemies and build the nastiest and most profane army you can think of in this new-style invasion action game. Tecmo is offering a demo for download
through its Japanese website.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 7:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Tales of Monkey Island brings the adventures of pirate Guybrush Threepwood into a new era with an storyline that becomes deeper and more entangled during the course of the five-episode saga.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 6:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under
For the first time ever, you can customize the makeup of your band with any combination of instruments in-game: two guitars and two drums, or three guitars and a microphone, etc. while also adding new gameplay mode.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 6:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Mythic Entertainment announced the Return to Britannia Campaign in celebration of the 12-year anniversary of Ultima Online, welcoming back all former players. Closed accounts in good standing have been re-activated, and former players can log back into the game using their original user name and passwords.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 6:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Ready to set the standard for fighting games with stunning realism and uncompromising quality, Tekken 6 promises to deliver a pulse-pounding edge-of-your-seat experience with bone-jarring punches and gut-wrenching grapples.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 6:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Returning to Grant City, a boom town gone bust that is falling to the worst excesses of crime, greed and corruption; Dead to Rights: Retribution follows vice cop Jack Slate as he fights to expose shadowy figures that will stop at nothing to exert their deadly influence over the crumbling metropolis. Volatile Games integrated Double Fusion's dynamic ad serving technology allowing for seamless advertising integration with no gameplay impact.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 5:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Nintendo added a VC, two NDSi, and two WiiWare titles to the Shop Channels. Nintendo owners with online access can redeem Points to download: ARKANOID Plus!, DRiiFT Mania (Wiiware), Art Academy: Second Semester, Dragon Quest Wars (NDSiWare), and Altered Beast (VC).
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 4:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Brütal Legend is a 3rd person action/adventure starring Jack Black in the role of roadie Eddie Riggs, who sets on an epic quest to build an army of rockers with only a broad axe, a big block V8 and his faithful guitar in hand.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 4:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Military Madness is a turn-based strategy/combat simulation game, including an all-new graphical barrage, a regiment of new units, online co-op and vs. multiplayer and a platoon of other new features. With 135 stages to clear in the Single Player mode, eight colorful opponents to play against in CPU Battle mode, and a never-ending cluster of bubbles to destroy in the Infinity mode, Bust-A-Move Live! offers endless matching-colored bubble fun. Test your football knowledge in Football Genius — The Ultimate Quiz!
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 4:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Loyalty carries a price and no one knows this more than agent Michael Thorton. A talented young agent cast out by his government, Thorton is the only one with the information needed to stop an impending international catastrophe. While AP is officially still scheduled for Oct. 27, it has been rather quiet surrounding the game. Updated product pages on Gamestop
have changed the release date, pushing it all the way to June 2010 (thanks BigDownload
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Ninja Captains is a party game that not only offers 20 unique games that are both fun and challenging, but the Wii version also lets up to 4 players join the action and compete for high score supremacy.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Borderlands is an all-new sci-fi action game combining elements of first-person action titles with player customization and vehicular combat. Borderlands will be available through Steam and adds the ability to export equipment cards as JPEGs, and includes timed demo benchmark software. Fans who pre-order at Gamestop
get the Mercenary Weapon Pack which includes 8 unique in-game guns.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Assassin's Creed II: Discovery takes players through an untold chapter from the Assassin's Creed II console storyline utilizing the unique strengths of the NDS. In this new adventure, Ezio travels to Spain to rescue fellow assassins being held under the guise of the Inquisition, only to uncover a Templar plot to sail west and discover the New World.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Created with portable, pocket-sized gaming in mind, the PSPgo will come with 16GB of internal flash memory and be priced at $249.99 and be available October 2009. At launch the PSPgo will have 16k+ downloadable content items, amongst which are over 2000 films, 13000 TV episodes and 225 games (God of War : Chains of Olympus, Gran Turismo, Soul Calibur : Broken Destiny, etc...)
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 3:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Alive and Undead is cocky, uncensored, brutal and kick-ass. It delivers the classic formula of the side-scrolling brawler and improves on it by incorporating modern mechanics like the ability to juggle enemies in the air, as well as a variety of explosive and devastating co-op attacks.
by Brad Hilderbrand on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
In his evil plot to take over the Mushroom Kingdom, Fawful tricks Bowser into eating a magic mushroom. The mushroom causes Bowser to begin inhaling everything around him, including Mario, Luigi and Princess Peach! Do the Mario Bros. have the guts to rescue Peach and escape?
by Mark Melnychuk on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Set in the near future Raven Squad is a unique blending of RTS and FPS genres, as the game puts you in control of two groups of mercenary squads who crash land behind enemy lines in the Amazonian jungles. It will require tactical planning and a liberal amount of brute force to escape to safety.
by Rainier on Sept. 28, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
World of Warcraft is an MMORPG experience where players assume the roles of Warcraft heroes as they explore, adventure, and quest across a vast world.