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PS3 v3.30 Firmware Update Adds Trophy Sorting, Preps For Upcoming Features

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 8:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony is about to release a new v3.30 PS3 firmware, a mandatory update, which will see some new sorting options within Trophies, and preps the PS3 for some upcoming new features, including 3D stereoscopic gaming

'Space Ark' (XBLA) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 7:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Space Ark is a fun homage to the bright and bouncy arcade games of the late 80s such as Rainbow Island and Arkanoid, with an added mix of Pinball.

'Modern Warfare 2' (ALL) Most Successful Entertainment Launch Of All Time

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 7:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Modern Warfare 2 continues the gripping and heart-racing saga with an unprecedented level of action as players face off against a new threat dedicated to bringing the world to the brink of collapse.

'Lost Planet 2' (ALL) Multiplayer Demo is Available to All

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 6:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Lost Planet 2's story has advanced beyond Wayne Holden as players will now follow the exploits of their own customized snow pirates on their quest to seize control of E.D.N III. Players will move their heroes through different stories creating a truly unique and interactive experience.

'Operation Barbarossa: The Struggle for Russia' - v1.20 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 5:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

Aimed at all levels, from those who have never played a wargame before to those who know the history of World War II in detail, this is an entertaining and mentally challenging game of combined arms strategy.  Your armor, infantry, artillery and air units will follow you through the most crucial battles of the Eastern Front.

'Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 5:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following in the tradition of The First Encounter, the game will feature all the insane action of the original game but with visuals beautifully rendered to current standards. Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter will also feature an all new Co-Op Tournament mode that will allow teams to compete with one another.

'LittleBigPlanet' (PS3) Sequel Revealed

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 3:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LittleBigPlanet is a new PS3 community-based game where players meet on a blue and green planet scattered with individual plots -- and use their character's amazing abilities to play, create and share what they build with other gamers throughout the world via PS Network.

'Mount & Blade: Warband' - v1.112 Full Client/Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 1:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Mount & Blade: Warband is geared to raise the level of intensity of the original Mount & Blade, incorporating a brand new multiplayer feature that enables up to 64 players to fight for glory on a single map in team deathmatch style battles.

Unreal Development Kit - April Beta Available NOW

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 12:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epic Games launched the Unreal Development Kit (UDK), a free edition of Unreal Engine 3, providing the community access to the toolset like never before, and has now released an updated version.

Xbox 360 Arcade for $100 At Barnes & Noble

by Adam Pavlacka on April 21, 2010 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Xbox 360 is a video game and entertainment system that is home to video games, an on-demand library of movies and TV shows connected to the television. The Xbox 360 blends its content with the largest online social network of 20 million members on Xbox Live to create an entertainment experience that can be shared at home or across the globe.

'Battlefield Heroes' Update Adds All-New Game Mode and Map

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 1:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

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.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Splinter Cell: Conviction'

by Redmond Carolipio on April 21, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Sam Fisher teams up with Third Echelon to help Anna Grimsdottir, Sam's former intelligence gathering operative, who is in trouble. When Sam Fischer is being fed bogus intel and supplied with wrong equipment, he turns on his former employer, realizing the threat comes from within Third Echelon.

Left Behind Games Merger Called Off

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 12:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Christian video games publisher Left Behind Games announced that the contemplated merger with Digital Praise will not occur due to a dispute between the parties.

Some Things Are Hard To Follow, And I'm Not Talking About The Fish

by Rainier on April 21, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Apologies for the anemic updates yesterday. For some reason, I came down with a massive headache that only dissipated this morning after some serious sleep time. I'm one of those people who doesn't like taking medicine for petty things like that, so I roughed it.

People interested in seeing some pics from our Mt. Rainier trip, check them out. And no, we didn't include the photos from us rolling down the hill with our snowshoes on. ;P