'F.E.A.R. 3' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 6:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

F.E.A.R. 3 is a heart-pounding paranormal horror first-person shooter unleashing intense combat, compelling narrative and co-op play that evolves the franchise.

'DanceDanceRevolution' (Wii) Music & Motion Video Contest

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 6:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DanceDanceRevolution is sure to be the life of the party and get you into shape with outrageous multiplayer fun, huge smash hit soundtrack, entirely new modes and more! Wii is the place to be for DDR this year as players can dance to the beat using the Wii Remote and, for the first time, the Wii Balance Board accessory in the Workout Mode.

'Kingdom Heroes' Closed Beta Begins Next Week

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 5:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kingdom Heroes is an MMO featuring numerous character customization options, branching classes and talent trees, mounted combat, a player based economy, instanced battlefields, thousands of quests, and global PvP events where rival factions battle for control of player cities and territory.

'Red Dead Redemption' (ALL) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 3:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Red Dead Redemption is a Western epic, set at the turn of the 20th century when the lawless and chaotic badlands began to give way to the expanding reach of government and the spread of the Industrial Age. The story of former outlaw, John Marston, Red Dead Redemption takes players on a great adventure across the American frontier.

EA Sports' Online Pass Gets You Free content With Game Purchase, Otherwise Premium

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 2:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today introduced Online Pass content from EA Sports,  rewarding game owners with a game-specific, one-time-use registration code for online services, features and bonus content.

'Strategic Command WWII Global Conflict' v1.01a Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 1:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

For the first time, players will be able to wage World War II across the massive expanse of the entire planet. From battles in Europe and North Africa all the way to Asia and the Pacific, WWII Global Conflict features the largest map yet.

'LittleBigPlanet 2' (PS3) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

LittleBigPlanet 2 gives players the ability to make better levels and completely new games. It also has a loads of new features, including revamped graphics, a fresh storyline, added accessories and equipment for Sackboy, and much, much more.

'Metal Slug XX' (PSP) Coming to XBLA Next Week

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metal Slug XX is a side-scrolling, arcade-style, run-and-gun shooter exploding with the same winning formula of over-the-top action and cartoon mayhem that has kept Metal Slug a premier franchise for over a decade.

'UFC Undisputed 2010' (ALL) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 9:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFC Undisputed features an authentic and comprehensive UFC atmosphere, poised to deliver intelligent and intuitive combat, increased fighter customization, robust career progression, challenging new gameplay modes and explosive online offerings.

Codemasters Recruits Former Sony Europe Vice President

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 8:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following the recent investment from Reliance Big Entertainment, Codemasters announced a strengthening of its studio leadership with the appointment of key game development executive Jamie Macdonald as Senior Vice President, Production.

'The Guild 2: Renaissance' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 8:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Guild 2: Renaissance begins in the last day of a dark age when clergy and nobility had a stranglehold over all of Europe and the vast wealth of a few noble families was obtained through the blood and sweat of the commoners.

'Nier' (ALL) The World of Recycled Vessel DLC Adds Quests, Weapons, And Bonusses

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 8:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nothing is as it seems in Nier, an action adventure game set in a crumbling world plagued by disease and dark, unrecognizable creatures. Players assume the role of the unyielding protagonist, resolute in his quest to discover a cure for his daughter, who is infected with the Black Scrawl virus.

Green Man Gaming Digital Distributiuon Allows Games to Be Traded In

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 8:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Green Man Gaming launched its new PC games downloads website that enables gamers to trade-in their digitally downloaded games.

'The Sims 3' To Get Create a Pattern Tool - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 8:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Sims 3 gives you the freedom to create unique Sims and immerse them in your own living neighborhood of endless possibility!

Nintendo Download (NDSi/Wii) Monday, May 10, 2010

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 7:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo added two WiiWare, and four NDSiWare titles to the Shop Channels. Nintendo owners with online access can redeem points to download: Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: Trials & Tribulations, Chess Challenge! (Wiiware), Photo Dojo, Earthworm Jim, Chess Challenge!, and Flips: The Enchanted Wood  (NDSiWare).

Matrix Games and Slitherine Form Wargames Publishing

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 7:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games and Slitherine announced that they have signed a comprehensive agreement to merge the companies creating the world's largest wargaming specialist publisher.

'My Baby' (ALL) Franchise Sells Over One Million Units

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 7:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Each of the three games in the My Baby franchise features a fun simulation of parenting appealing to girls aged 6 to 11 years old. Starting with a newborn in My Baby Boy and My Baby Girl, gamers can experience the joys of parenthood through to the toddler years in My Baby First Steps.

'The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 1:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings features all new dialogue, updated graphics engine, realistic environment, revamped day/night cycle, actions that affect AI behavior, more dynamic/spectacular/bloody finishing moves and plenty more.

NDS Review - 'Pokemon HeartGold'

by Brad Hilderbrand on May 10, 2010 @ 1:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Pokémon HeartGold and Pokémon SoulSilver return players to the scenic Johto region first introduced in the original Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver games nearly a decade ago, now enhanced for the NDS(i) with updated graphics/sound, as well as new touch-screen features and a host of surprises.

'Call of Duty' (X360) Titles Gets Bundled

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 12:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A new product listing at Gamestop and Amazon reveal that Activision plans on bundling Call of Duty 2, Call of Duty 3, and Call of Duty: World at War into one package, Call of Duty: The War Collection. Currently only listed for Xbox 360, the bundle will is scheduled to retail on June 8th, 2010, for $59.99.

A Man Tells His Stories So Many Times That He Becomes The Stories

by Rainier on May 10, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

The weekend's over, and mission accomplished. We've done all that we set out to do: watch Iron Man 2 and not much else. Yay us!

Well we did catch up on some more FlashForward (everybody should watch that show, it's awesome), some Chuck, The Amazing Race finale (booo, our favorite team didn't win!) and The Time Traveler's Wife.

Of course, we also sent flowers to mom for Mother's Day! :)