'Singularity' (ALL) Pre-Order On Amazon Adds Comic Book

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 8:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Singularity pits shooter and sci-fi fans against a devastating fracture in time. As players attempt to unravel a conspiracy, they must fight their way through ever-shifting epic sci-fi environments, occupied by Russian soldiers and time-ravaged creatures, while sudden time waves hurl them back and forth between 1950 and the present day

'Top Gun' (PS3/PC) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 8:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Top Gun, players will enroll in the Top Gun Academy as Maverick with their Radio Information Officer Goose to go up against the best for Top Gun honors. Following graduation, players will fly into the danger zone with fellow US Navy pilots over the Indian Ocean, where they will shoot down enemy fighter jets, defend and attack bases and engage in large-scale dogfight battles.

Walmart Launches Online Gamecenter

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 8:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Walmart announces the introduction of Gamecenter, an one-stop online destination for the latest video game previews, first-look exclusives and special savings for gamers and families.

'Soul Master' Reveals Game Details - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 5:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Soul Master is a new genre-bending, free-to-play MMORTS, an addictive new game that takes the innovation behind customizable "Hero" units in the RTS genre to a whole new level by allowing players to have complete MMORPG-style control over their characters.

'UFC Undisputed 2010' (ALL) Free Multiplayer With Retail Purchase, $5 For Second Hand

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 5:18 p.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. THQ confirmed that multiplayer will be free for people that purchase a new/retail copy, by means of an activation code, but will charge $5 for fans who bought it second hand.

'Hearts of Iron 3: Semper Fi' Gets Release Date

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 5:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hearts of Iron 3: Semper Fi is a downloadable expansion to its World War II grand strategy game, giving players more control over their country’s warfare and politics, while pleasing history buffs with a variety of new features and events.

'Risk: Factions' (X360) Unveils Zombie Faction - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 4:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Risk: Factions will offer innovative ways of experiencing the timeless turn-based board game in both objective-based and world conquest modes. Players will be able to engage as one of five playable factions, each with different strengths, as they wage war on new maps with dynamic terrain in their quest for missile silos in order to strategically dominate the game.

'Paws & Claws Regal Resort' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 3:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paws & Claws Regal Resort will have players primping and pampering their pets high-fashion style. Gameplay features will invite players and animal lovers alike to interact and care for a bevy of fun-loving animals while discovering facts about each along the way.

'Truth or Lies' (ALL) Announced

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 3:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Truth or Lies players join family and friends in a roundtable style game play answering an astonishing array of thought-provoking questions.

'Blur' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 2:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blur drops players into heart-pumping, electrified racing action with 20 cars on a track all targeting the finish line and battling each other as they trade paint and collect intense power-ups, including the ability to blast other cars out of the way with huge bursts of energy, boost their speed, and more.

'Evochron Legends' - v1.288 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 2:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Evochron Legends is a freeform mercenary space-sim that focuses on 'lone-wolf' survival gameplay, allowing you to play the game in a variety of ways and complete many activities.

'SBK X' (ALL) Demo On Xbox Live, PSN and PC Next Week

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 1:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infront Motor Sports, Black Bean Games and Milestone have been tirelessly working together to inspect every corner of SBK09 to extract the best and to insert everything our players wanted for 2010 in order to deliver the best motorbike racing game ever made.

'Advanced Circuits' (NDS) Gets North American Date - New Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 1:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Advanced Circuits is a puzzle game with gameplay that is structured around an efficient concept: drawing tracks with the stylus to obtain a close circuit which goes across every single square of the game board.

'Castle of Heroes' Rolls Out Babel Expansion

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 1:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Castle of Heroes is an extensive strategy game that is playable for free through a web browser. Players will be able to choose from four different races and build up their kingdom in a fantasy world. The game combines the best elements of management, role-playing and strategy games and offers all round entertainment for players of all levels.

'Battle of Britain 2: Wings of Victory' - v2.11 Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 1:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

BoB II: Wings of Victory recreates the fierce and famous air battles southern England in 1940, act as the supreme commander of either side, or simply fly and let your generals manage the war below.

'I'm Not Alone' Gets Euro Date - New Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 9:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In the role of a bold exorcist the player travels to the Austrian mountains to free an old mansion house from the grips of a supernatural power. On location he has to face sheer horror. Disfigured demons have risen from the underworld and spread fear and terror. Now it is the task of the player to put an end to the sinister occurrences.

'Cargo!' Announced

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 9:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cargo! is an unusual genre of videogame, an absurd comedy with musical numbers and dancing in the atmosphere of a mad carnival! An original game which boasts a unique and distinctive visual style and an interesting plot with a “false bottom”.

'Blacklight: Tango Down' (ALL) Gets A Comic Book

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 8:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blacklight: Tango Down is a fast-paced FPS based in a new fictional universe called Blacklight. The game's near-future setting is brought to life with disturbingly detailed and old-world architecture dripping with modern sci-fi lighting and brightly lit advertisements, an effect that causes each environment to appear both futuristically alien as well as hauntingly familiar.

'Phineas and Ferb: Ride Again' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 8:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In this new game inspired by the hit Disney XD and Disney Channel television series, players will enter the world of Phineas Flynn and Ferb Fletcher where they will adventure through the depths of Atlantis and outer space, not to mention their own backyard, to build the most wicked rides ever.

'Final Fantasy XIV' (PS3/PC) Unveils Limsa Lominsa - New Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 2:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Final Fantasy XIV, an all new massively-multiplayer role-playing game set in the vast realm of Eorzea, is planned for a simultaneous global release on PS3 and PC, with the possibility of it coming to X360 as well, but no confirmation as of yet.

'International Cricket 2010' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 2:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

International Cricket 2010 is set to continue Codemasters 15 year association with world class cricket and steps up to the crease with a range of innovations and enhancements to set the new standard in authentic cricket gaming.

'Bloody Good Time' (XBLA/PC) Revealed

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 2:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bloody Good Time is a game regrouping ambitious teen actors ready to kill for fame! Selected by a weird B-movie director looking for the best shot, they will do anything to get the lead role.

PS3 Review - 'How to Train Your Dragon'

by Mark Melnychuk on May 20, 2010 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

How to Train Your Dragon has you play as Hiccup, a Viking teenager who doesn't exactly fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. Hiccup's world is turned upside-down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.

I Know In My Soul I Contributed To Your Death

by Rainier on May 20, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Earlier today we got a chance to play Crackdown 2, so be on the lookout for our impressions next week when the embargo lifts. Is it good, better, or worse than the original? We'll tell you all about it in a few days...

We also got advanced tickets to go see the Prince of Persia movie earlier next week, and since we were planning on seeing it anyhow, free passes are greatly appreciated (thanks Disney). We'll give you a quick rundown of the movie when we've get the green light to do so.

Apart from that, we watched the season finale of Castle and Bones, as well as the latest episode of Lost.