'Halo: Reach' (X360) Achievements Revealed

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 6:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Step into the boots of a Spartan III, as Halo: Reach charts the story of Noble Team in their heroic stand to defend the planet Reach, its people and secrets against a ruthless assault by an alien collective known as the Covenant.

'Stronghold 3' - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 6:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stronghold 3 has fantastic features — including night time battles, an improved multiplayer, cutting-edge physics and a stunning graphics engine — that ensure old and new fans alike experience a gritty slice of medieval life.

Impulse July 29 - August 1, 2010 Weekend Sale

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 4:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stardock's digital distribution platform, Impulse, is having its weekend sale, starting with a sale on THQ Ultimate Bundle (17 titles for $99.99), knocking 50% off Elven Legacy Bundle, Mirror's Edge, GUN, Flock!, while also dropping the price on The Guild 2, The Guild 2: Pirates of the European Seas, The Guild 2: Renaissance, The Guild 2: Venice, Gratuitous Space Battles Complete, and World War 2 - Time of Wrath.

'Dead Nation' (PS3) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 3:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A war is raging over the planet which has left it in chaos and ruin. A zombie virus has rapidly spread through the human population across the globe, leaving it with one hope — you. Among the few capable of fighting back and surviving the mayhem and destruction, your mission is to take on the zombie masses and come out alive.

'Medal of Honor' (ALL) Limited Edition Gets You 'Battlefield 3' Beta Access

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 1:45 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.

'Castlevania: Harmony of Despair' (X360) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 1:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Harmony of Despair takes vampire hunters on a chase to bring Dracula, the Lord of Darkness, to his eternal slumber. Designed by the producer of the legendary Castlevania series, Koji Igarashi, Harmony of Despair allows friends to play together via online co-op story mode or duke it out in Survival Mode to see who is the best vampire hunter.

'Dragon's Lair Trilogy' (Wii) Announced

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 12:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragon's Lair Trilogy brings three timeless arcade adventures together on one disc for Wii: Dragon’s Lair, Dragon’s Lair 2: Time Warp, and Space Ace. For the first time ever on a console platform, you can experience the stunning visuals and engaging storylines from all three of these classic arcade games created by legendary American animator Don Bluth.

'El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 11:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron is a 3rd person fantasy action title inspired by events in the Old Testament, in particular the apocryphal 'Book of Enoch'. Enoch, a brave and just human, is caught up in a pivotal battle raging between Heaven and the Fallen Angels.

'Metro 2033' (X360/PC) Ranger Pack DLC Coming Next Week

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 10:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metro 2033, based on Russian author Dmitriy Glukhovskiy's novel of the same name, is a 3D horror/action/survival FPS with elements RPG genre game.

'Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days' (ALL) - 7 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 10:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days is a raw and brutal crime shooter designed to take players on an even more intense story experience, following two of gaming's most disturbed criminals, through the gritty Shanghai underworld.

Rock Band Music Store To Get Eagles of Death Metal, KMFDM, Blondie And More

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 10:16 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.

'Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition' (3DS) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Packed with 35 playable characters, bonus stages and cinematic Ultra combos, Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition expands the action by allowing you to fight your friends around the world using the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service.

'Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2011' (ALL) Announced, Gets Unique Controller

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 9:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2011 unfolds a story of drama and survival as players face kill-or-be-killed scenarios deep in the wild while using the Top Shot Elite, the first-of-its-kind wireless controller that allows players to take aim against the world's deadliest predators.

'Intellivision Lives!' (NDS) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Intellivision Lives! includes over 60 different games including, Astrosmash, B-17 Bomber, Shark! Shark!, Motocross, Space Cadet, Thin Ice and many more classics, giving players countless hours of enjoyable play.

'DJ Hero 2' (ALL) To Feature DJ, Producer and Remixer, Tiesto

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 4:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Living rooms will transform into nightclubs to let budding beat chemists, singing sensations and all of their friends party together by firing up two turntable controllers and a microphone to experience their favorite music as they've never heard it before in DJ Hero 2.

'The Guild 2: Renaissance' v4.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 3:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

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.

'Monday Night Combat' (XBLA) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 1:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monday Night Combat is a class-based, third-person shooter… and the most popular lethal sport of the future! It blends intense combat, finishing moves, and gameshow-like challenges and rewards to produce an action experience unlike any other.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Dead Space 2'

by Adam Pavlacka on July 30, 2010 @ 1:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

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.

PS3/X360 Review - 'NCAA Football 11'

by Brad Hilderbrand on July 30, 2010 @ 1:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

NCAA Football provides the ultimate experience for the true football fan, delivering the excitement and pageantry that can only be found in college football. NCAA Football 11 will give players 120 ways to win with real college offenses that, for the first time ever, reflect the authentic style of every NCAA FBS school.

'Quantum Theory' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 1:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

uantum Theory is a third-person shooter players take on the role of the massive, gun-wielding warrior Syd and battle through intense action sequences in an unpredictable, shape-shifting battlefield.

'GoldenEye 007' (Wii) Also Coming to NDS

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 1:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GoldenEye 007 gives players the chance to use the lethal, gritty style of Daniel Craig's James Bond to outwit, outmaneuver and overtake an arms syndicate that threatens the world in an innovative, modern take on the legendary GoldenEye movie adventure.

'Kinect Sports' (X360) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 1:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Turn your living room into a world-class stadium, bowling alley, soccer pitch or track-and-field arena. With Kinect Sports you're not only the star player, you are the controller — through the magic of Kinect for Xbox 360. See a ball? Kick it. Spike it. Even give it a little topspin. Kinect Sports features soccer, beach volleyball, bowling, table tennis, track and field, and boxing.

Paradox Interactive's GamesCom 2010 Lineup

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 12:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Interactive announced its video game lineup for GamesCom, August 18-22, where it will show off Magicka, Lionheart: Kings’ Crusade, Sword of the Stars II and Pride of Nations, as well as a few yet unannounced titles.

'Street Fighter X Tekken' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2010 @ 12:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tekken characters such as Kazuya Mishima and Nina Williams will make the transition into the Street Fighter universe, while retaining their unique characteristics and signature moves as they go head-to-head with classic brawlers from the Street Fighter franchise.

'Ferrari: The Race Experience' (PS3) Revealed

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

Ferrari The Race Experience once again utilises the prestigious Ferrari license, creating the very best race engine technology, making it the most realistic racing experience on the PS3 to date.

'Playmobil Agents' (NDS) - New Screens

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

Playmobil Agents lands the player straight in a classical Sixties Spy Thriller setting where the Good Guys, a.k.a. „Spy Team“ fight Dr. Devil and his „Robo Gang“ (the bad guys) for world domination.

'Combat Arms' Content Update Adds New Map, Weapons And Recruitment Program

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

Combat Arms is a free-to-play online FPS that deploys players into a dangerous war zone teaming with soldiers of fortune looking to make a mark.

'Explodemon!' (ALL) - New Screens

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

Explodemon! is a 2.5D platform action game influenced by classic Japanese games from the golden era of the SNES. The game is based around Explodemon, an exploding hero that uses his explosive ability to combat enemies, propel himself through the air, destroy anything in his path and solve puzzles using the game’s solid physics system.

'Distant Worlds' v1.04.9 Patch Available NOW

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

Distant Worlds is a vast, real-time, 4X space strategy game. Experience the full depth and detail of large turn-based strategy games, but with the simplicity and ease of real-time, and on the scale of a massively-multiplayer online game.

'Mystery Tales Time Travel' (NDS) Announced

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

Travel through time while exploring some of the world’s most exotic places as you piece together the puzzle in the hopes to solve the ultimate mystery!

Apparently The Only Performance That Will Satisfy You Is When I Play Dead

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

After playing APB for a few weeks as Criminals, we noticed that the Enforcer side is a bit overpowered with their stun gun, so we switched sides. Hopefully RTW addresses this issue ASAP, or else the entire community will switch and there won't be any missions to be had anymore.

This weekend we have another concert to attend, the Scorpions farewell tour. They are calling it quits, time for retirement, so it's one last hurrah.