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'Super Street Fighter IV' (ALL) Ships One Million Worldwide

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 6:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Super Street Fighter IV features the full roster of 25 characters from Street Fighter IV such as Ryu, Ken, Crimson Viper, Abel, El Fuerte and Rufus, while adding about eight characters new to the world of Street Fighter IV, such as classic combatants from previous SF games like T. Hawk as well as all-new characters such as the mysterious and deadly female fighter, Juri.

'Bulletstorm' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 3:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bulletstorm brings new furor to first-person shooter action with its signature ‘kill with skill’ gameplay, which is packed with blockbuster moments.

'Crysis 2' (ALL) Get Your Name In The Game Contest

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 3:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Crysis 2, New York is under the attack of a unique and frightening alien species that combines deadly weaponry, exceptional sensory abilities and intelligent collaboration to present players with the most challenging opponents ever seen in a first person shooter.

'Transformers: War for Cybertron' (ALL) Reveals Two More Playable Characters

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 2:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Transformers: War for Cybertron takes players to the Transformers characters’ home planet of Cybertron for a new look into the epic story of the grand civil war that spawned one of the most brutal rivalries of all time.

'Racers' Islands : Crazy Racers' (Wii) Characters Revealed - New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 1:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Racers' Islands: Crazy Racers is a racing game featuring six different and unique islands serve as a background for the 20 tracks present in the game. Not only will you need driving skills, but you should also consider precision as the game allows the player to target precisely other players and adversaries with the Wii Remote while driving.

'Fallen Earth' Developer Restructuring

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 1:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In an announcement made today, Chief Executive Officer of Icarus Studios, James Hettinger, announced a restructure of the company resources and staffing, effective immediately.

'Clash of the Titans' (PS3/X360) Gets Dated, Pre-Order Incentives

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 1:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Clash of the Titans, based on the upcoming remake of the classic movie, is an action adventure game depicting the ultimate battle of good vs. evil. Set in the timeless grandeur of Greek mythology, the game tells the story of the epic battle for dominance between the human race and the powerful gods Hades and Zeus.

'Toy Story 3' (ALL) Gets PS3 Exclusive Content, Move Support - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Toy Story 3: The Video Game features a story mode that follows the Toy Story 3 film adventures in which Buzz, Woody and friends grapple with their uncertain future as Andy prepares to depart for college, as well as a Toy Box mode allowing fans to create their own unique story.

Various Game Trailers #1821

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 7:56 a.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:

  • Test Drive Unlimited 2 [ALL] - Trailer
  • AQUA: Naval Warfare [ALL] - Trailer

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

'All Points Bulletin' (ALL) Gets Release Date, Pre-Order Incentives And Payment Model - Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 7:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

All Points Bulletin (APB) takes the universal theme of Criminals and Enforcement and brings it to a persistent, open world multiplayer setting in a modern, crime-ridden city.

'Sniper: Ghost Warrior' (ALL) Makes Heads 'Splode - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on the covert, shadowy world of the military sniper, Sniper: Ghost Warrior throws players into the chaos of a military coup, as they aid the rebels in restoring the rightful government to the embattled country of Isla Trueno.

'Trapped Dead' Announced

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 7:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Trapped Dead is a tactical real time strategy game where you and your friends control your characters in a 3rd person isometric view through a mature Zombie survival scenario inspired by the successful Horror movies of the early 80s.

'Swords' (Wii) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 6:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Swords pits players against some of the most formidable adversaries in history using the Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus as their blade for accurate 1-to-1 motion-based battles.  

'TrackMania' (Wii) Shows Off Track Editor - Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 6:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

TrackMania is a hybrid 3D /racing game filled with progressively difficult tracks, a variety of fascinating competitive modes, and the ability to create your own tracks using building blocks (tunnels, land transitions, signs, turbos) and share them with other users.

'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11' (ALL) Details Wii Features - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 6:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 takes golf fans inside-the-ropes to experience the drama and emotion of tournament golf.

'Call of Duty: Black Ops' (ALL) Revealed, Dated

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 5:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While there are no details available yet, the next installment in the long running Call of Duty series has been revealed by an official blog/website. Call of Duty: Black Ops is said to be set in Vietnam, while others mention the cold war, but judging from its title it will most certainly revolve around secret undercover missions by special forces.

'Blood Bowl: Legendary Edition' Shows Off The Halflings - Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 1:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blood Bowl is a "game" of American football played by the insane warriors of the fantasy Warhammer universe, allowing you to create and manage teams that will take part in epic battles where fair play is for sissies. The Blood Bowl: Legendary Edition adds 12 new playable races, new and more impressive stadiums, a new Story mode, as well as many additions and updates.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Super Street Fighter IV'

by Brian Dumlao on April 30, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Super Street Fighter IV adds new Ultra Combos for every character and advancements to the online matchmaking and online gameplay introduced in Street Fighter IV, including new modes Team Battle, Replay Channel, and Endless Battle.

'Glacier3' (Wii) - First Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Team6 announced that they've been asked to start work on the third and best version of the popular car shooter Glacier.

One Gay Beer For My Gay Friend, One Normal Beer For Me Because I Am Normal

by Rainier on April 30, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Our Halo: Reach beta key giveaway was a smashing success. Thousands sent in an email in the first hour, so we decided to use that as leverage and request another set of keys so we can please more of our readers. Keep sending in those mails! You might just get lucky ....

Last night, we went to a going away party for our longtime friend, Jarik Sikat from KOEI, who is literally leaving it all behind this very morning, packing his bags and moving to Japan. While this is still work and business, some people stand out more than others due to their attitude, friendliness and demeanor, and Jarik will surely be missed and the industry will be lesser for it. We wish him the best in his future endeavors, and our paths will surely cross again.