'Medal of Honor' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 2:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Inspired by real events, Medal of Honor is an all-new FPS game that will introduce the Tier 1 Operator; a relatively unknown entity directly under the National Command Authority who takes on missions no one else can handle.

'EVE Online' Tyrannis Expansion Faces Minor Delay

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 2:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EVE Online is an MMO game set in a world of galactic proportions, governed by a hyper-capitalistic economy where space flight is the path to all commerce, communication, and conflict.

'Dead Space 2' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 2:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Isaac Clarke returns for another heart-pounding adventure, taking the fight to the Necromorphs in this thrilling action-horror experience using gruesome new tools, empowering him as he meets new characters, explores Zero-G environments, and fights against a relentless necromorph onslaught.

'Sword 2' Announced

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 2:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Delve into visually stunning landscapes featuring fantastic, Baroque architecture inspired by Europe’s exploration of the Americas. Set out as a pioneer and explore Granado Espada; band together with friends to capture and defend colonies through-out the New World; or defeat vicious foes in thrilling twelve player raids.

'Star Wars: The Old Republic' - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars: The Old Republic will let you explore an age thousands of years before the rise of Darth Vader when war between the Old Republic and the Sith Empire divides the galaxy. Choose to play as Jedi, Sith, or a variety of other classic Star Wars roles, defining your personal story and determining your path down the light or dark side of the Force.

'Transformers: War for Cybertron' (ALL) Reveals Final Three Characters - Trailer

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:31 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.

'Combat Mission Shock Force: NATO' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Combat Mission Shock Force: NATO focusses on modern warfare in a fictional conflict in Syria, introducing forces from three additional NATO countries: Germany, Canada and the Netherlands, as well as some new, much requested, units and vehicles for the Syrian side.

XSEED Games Bringing 'Ys' And 'Legend of Heroes' PSP Titles to North America

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

XSEED Games announced a wide-ranging partnership with developer/publisher Nihon Falcom to bring the three latest installments in the Ys franchise, as well as the next three chapters in The Legend of Heroes series, to the PSP in North America

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2' (ALL) Resurgence Pack Details & Price - Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 12:24 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.

'Fable III' (X360) Box Cover Brings Back PC Rumors

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 11:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

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. A new Fable III box cover seems to strengthen earlier rumors that Fable III may be coming to the PC, as it now mentions "Only on Xbox 360 & Windows," giving further credence to the earlier indications.

'Heroes in the Sky' - New Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 10:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Heroes in the Sky is an intense airborne MMOTPS that combines high impact PVE and fast paced PVP as it chronicles the events from the beginning to the end of World War II.

'TNA iMPACT!: Cross the Line' (ALL) Adds Hulk Hogan To Its Roster

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 10:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Revealed a few weeks back, SouthPeak Interactive officially announced that it has pinned a new deal to the mat to publish games based on the popular professional wrestling brand Total Nonstop Action and its flagship weekly television program TNA iMPACT!

'Gods vs. Humans' (Wii) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 9:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gods vs. Humans a strategy game taking place in a universe mixing goofy characters and the greatest mythologies. Starting with the Norse mythology, the player will be able to embody Odin, Thor and many more Divinities later on. Humans were bold enough to challenge the Gods and it’s up to the player to teach them a lesson!

'AQUA: Naval Warfare' (ALL) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 9:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Games Distillery's AQUA is an action-arcade title in a Victorian-era-inspired maritime setting featuring appealing storytelling and gigantic steamships going into battle.

'Red Dead Redemption' (ALL) Midnight Launch Events At GameStop

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 8:43 a.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.

'F1 2010' (ALL) Explains Dynamic Weather & Active Track Tech - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 8:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In F1 2010 gamers will take on the full, expanded grid in a variety of game modes including GRAND PRIX, Championship, Time Trial and an extensive, innovative Career mode. F1 2010 will also feature a highly advanced damage model, fully dynamic weather system and extensive competitive multiplayer options.

Rock Band Music Store to Get The Grateful Dead Six Pack, The Smithereens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 7:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rock Band 2 builds upon the original to introduce co-op band gameplay, multiple instruments, online multiplayer, unparalleled downloadable content and raises the bar by delivering an entirely new level of depth, connectivity, authenticity and features.

'Fenimore Fillmore: The Westerner' Coming to WiiWare

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 7:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fenimore Fillmore: The Westerner is a classic graphic adventures with the freedom and playability of an RPG.

'Vindictus' - New Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vindictus is the first physics-based multiplayer online action role-playing game that combines stunning visuals with high-speed combat.

'This is Vegas' (ALL) Making A Comeback Soon?

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

This is Vegas is an open world, lifestyle action experience, where you live out your Vegas fantasies by fighting, gambling, driving and partying your way through the most decadent, fast-paced and wildest city in the world.

'UFC Undisputed 2010' (ALL) - 18 New Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:17 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.

NDS Review - 'Deca Sports DS'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on May 14, 2010 @ 1:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Deca Sports DS is an all-new sports compilation title with ten new games that can now be played on the go! Players will also be able to battle up to six friends in exciting multi-sports competition.

'Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 1:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Marking the return to the Prince of Persia: Sands of Time storyline, The Forgotten Sands will feature many of the fan-favorite elements from the original series as well as new gameplay innovations that gamers have come to expect from the Prince of Persia brand.

PlayStation Blog Social Media Manager Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on May 14, 2010 @ 12:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

At a recent SCEA press event, we had the chance to see several upcoming titles, but we also decided to interview its social media manager, Jeff Rubenstein, the man in charge of the PlayStation.Blog Web site and keeping us all informed on the latest PSP and PS3 happenings.

'Arc Rise Fantasia' (Wii) Shows Off New Weapons And Magic - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Arc Rise Fantasia is a new turn-based RPG with a beautiful, anime-inspired Japanese art style. Players will jump into the shoes of L’Arc, a calm and composed mercenary, who sets out to defend the Meridian Empire from an impending invasion of ferocious creatures.

'The Heavy' (X360/PC) Coming to North America

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 12:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Heavy is a British-made film directed and created by Marcus Warren - a new British talent in the world of cinema. The film is a political crime thriller about family rivalry and betrayal.

'Super Mario Galaxy 2' (Wii) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 12:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Super Mario Galaxy 2 includes the amazing gravity-defying, physics-based exploration from the first game, but is loaded with entirely new galaxies and features to challenge and delight players. On some stages, Mario can pair up with his dinosaur buddy Yoshi and use his tongue to grab items and spit them back at enemies.

'Hot Shots Tennis' (PSP) Gets North American Release Date

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 12:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Complete with Hot Shots’ signature over-the-top visuals and pick-up-and-play fun, franchise fans will now be able to take the action on the go with new characters, exotic court locations, fun-filled game modes, providing the wackiest tennis experience on the PSP.

Now That I've Met You, Would You Object To Never Seeing Me Again?

by Rainier on May 14, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Quite a few interesting announcements yesterday, so E3 must be approaching: Super Hero Squad Online, Stronghold 3, new DLCs for Mass Effect 2, Alan Wake, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Lots of stuff to look out for ...

Later today, we are taking a little road trip. I can smell the BBQs already! Just so you know, there might be a little coverage gap in the late afternoon, but we'll be sure to catch up on things as soon as we arrive.

No movie plans this weekend. We'll skip Robin Hood until it comes on DVD, but we did get to watch the latest episodes of Lost and The Good Wife.