'Combat Mission: Shock Force' - v1.30 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Combat Mission: Shock Force is a tactical military simulation depicting a hypothetical near future conflict between NATO and Syrian forces in Syria.

'No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise' (PS3) - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 4:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the sunny city of Santa Destroy, No More Heroes is a 3D all-action title that follows Travis Touchdown, a lone hitman, as he hacks and slashes his way through the elimination of ten high-ranking assassins.

'Alliance of Valiant Arms' Content Update Adds New Map And Weapons

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 4:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Alliance of Valiant Arms is a modern warfare first-person shooter where a siege of modern warfare hits combat zones around the globe and a formidable battle has broken out between the European Union (EU) and the Neo Russian Federation (NRF) in an epic struggle for dominance.

'Adrenalin Misfits' (X360) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 2:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Adrenalin Misfits, gamers become crossboard-riding monsters that compete with enemy monsters in seven different lands from all around the world including snowy mountains, triple cascades, stormy deserts, limestone caves, glacier lands, hollow caves and volcanoes.

'Elemental: War of Magic' Gives First Two Expansion Packs For Free

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 1:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Elemental: War of Magic is set in a world filled with magic and ancient lore. As the ruler of your kingdom, you must expand your empire through a combination of magical power, military might, diplomatic skill, technological advancement and bold adventuring. Your worlds will be of your choosing, or players are free to create their own.

Various Game Trailers #1878

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 1:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under Trailers

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:

  • Dragon Age II [ALL] - Rise To Power Gameplay Trailer

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

'Rift: Planes of Telara' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 1:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rift: Planes of Telara is a graphically stunning online game is set in a world being torn apart by dimensional “rifts” that tear into the land of Telara, releasing powerful forces that threaten the very existence of the entire universe.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 9:53 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:


We will update this throughout the day when new announcements become available. Read more for details ...

'FIFA Manager 11' Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FIFA Manager 11 allows gamers to take control and show the highly paid professional coaches how it’s really done. FIFA Manager 11 includes a host of new feature enhancements including an improved tactics system, a much more realistic transfer market and an extended online mode that offer easier access to novice players while providing a deeper experience for existing fans.

'MindJack' (PS3/X360) - 30 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With this unique action shooter set in 2031, MindJack offers a distinctive experience that throws players into a revolutionary playing field where an engaging solo campaign transitions seamlessly to thrilling, cooperative multiplayer gameplay.

'Witches & Vampires' (NDS) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Witches & Vampires is an adventure game that tells the story of three magical half-siblings and their quest to defeat an evil vampire clan.

'Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light' (ALL) Online Co-Op Patch And Free DLC Coming Tomorrow

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light follows Lara as she goes in search of the Mirror of Smoke, an ancient artifact located in a ruin known as the Temple of Light. When she finally reaches the mirror, she is ambushed by a mercenary army who takes the mirror and releases an evil entity.

'Dissidia 012: Duodecim Final Fantasy' (PSP) - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The dramatic, high-intensity action game that brought together an all-star cast of Final Fantasy characters is back with new enhancements. Dissidia 012: Duodecim Final Fantasy adds new game modes, story missions, items, alternate costumes and combat features, expanding upon the action and excitement of Dissidia Final Fantasy in every way.

'Champions Online' Becomes Free To Play Next Year

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Champions Online is 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.

GamersGate Weekly Specials Oct. 26 - Oct. 31, 2010

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital distribution outlet GamersGate announced its weekly specials, starting with 50-60% off a slew of Halloween themed titles such as NecroVision, The Path, Painkiller, Resident Evil 5, Dead Space, and a slew of others, while the Campaign of the Weekend is offering the CSI, CSI Deadly Intent, CSI NY The Game at 50% off.

'Emergency 2012' - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The world as we know it is out of control! As the head of all rescue operations – you must ensure that the job gets done with all fire and rescue services, police and specialist personnel. The world is counting on you – can you handle the pressure?

'Audition' Throws A Halloween Party With New Songs, Features And In-game Items

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 8:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With simple directional and space bar keystrokes, Audition, a free-to-play online dance sensation, players perform hip-hop style dance steps and choreographed routines which require precise timing and rhythm.

'Robox' (Wii) Gets Release Date, Coming Soon

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 7:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Robox is a 2D game developed on an alien planet, where the player will find both: an action adventure and exploration as well as a more strategic mode similar to a puzzle.

'Edna and Harvey: The Breakout' - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 7:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Edna and Harvey: The Breakout is a new point & click adventure game that will make do without real-time particle effects, parallax occlusion mapping or integrated physics engine.

More Than 65.3 Million Wii Remote Controllers Sold In North America

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 7:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Every day since the Wii system launched in November 2006, Nintendo has sold an average of 46,000 Wii Remote controllers in the United States.

'Fable III' (X360) Developer Interview with Josh Atkins

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

In Fable III, you will be called upon to rally and fight alongside your people, ascend to the seat of power, and experience the true meaning of love and loss.

'Dungeon Defenders' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 12:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Previously an Unreal Development Kit project, Dungeon Defenders throws action-RPG and tower defense gameplay into the proverbial blender to create a seamless mix of leveling, looting and high-action territorial combat for casual and core players alike.

'Call of Duty: Black Ops' (ALL) Re-Enlists Featured Singer For Orchestral Soundtrack

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 12:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Duty: Black Ops takes players behind enemy lines in an entirely new chapter in the first-person action series. Black Ops is set during the Cold War era featuring at least two main characters, multiplayer that will go beyond the single-player story, as well as a two- to four-player co-op mode.

This Is The Most Titanic Battle Of Modern Times

by Rainier on Oct. 26, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

This week should be another good one for new games. With Zombies in Red Dead Redemption, Fable III, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2, The Sims 3, Shaun White Skateboarding, God of War on the PSP, there's something for everybody on every platform.

If I get some free time, I'm inclined to boot up the X360 and pop in Fable III and quickly give it a spin, so I can get a taste and decide whether or not I want to wait for the PC version.

In case you hadn't noticed yet, we're giving away copies of Halo: Reach, complete with a Recon armor DLC code and an exclusive Mountain Dew/Doritos, "Honor the Code" Halo: Reach promotional box.