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'Lord of Arcana' (PSP) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 6:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Lord of Arcana players are plunged into the dark depths of the underworld to fight vast and powerful creatures of legend in their quest to obtain the power of Arcana. Combat is simple yet rewarding, brutal moves can be performed simply and swiftly as you take on a huge variety of stunning and fantastical monsters.

'Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer' Free To Play For 10 Days

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 5:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Inspired by the rich and colorful cultures of eastern Asia, Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer sends you on a voyage through the Empire of Khitai where countless of adventure await, not only introducing a new storyline and a vast new world to explore, but also adding new features such as faction gameplay and an alternate advancement system.

'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire' (ALL) Announced

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 3:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Who Wants To Be A Millionaire video game will feature elements from the television show as players try to win a simulated $1,000,000 by correctly answering 15 multiple choice trivia questions, each worth increasing amounts of money.

'Ship Simulator Extremes' Multiplayer Mode Detailed

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 2:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Created by Dutch game developer VSTEP, Ship Simulator Extremes gives players the opportunity to take on exciting missions all over the world as they captain an impressive array of vessels and live the story of real ship captains.

'Castlevania: Harmony of Despair' (XBLA) Gets Dated - Screens

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 12:45 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.

Tuesday, July 6, 2010 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 12:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

We will update this throughout the day when new announcements become available. Read more for details ...

'Def Jam Rapstar' (ALL) Launches The You Don't Know Rap Challenge

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 10:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Def Jam Rapstar delivers players a hip-hop experience that allows them to take on the role of a rap star so you can rhyme and sing along with the greatest hip-hop tracks. The game also offers opportunities where it's also about creating all new rhymes, sharing your creativity and expressing yourself to the wider community and the world.

'Rage' (ALL) - Screens

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

Rage is set in post-apocalyptic wasteland after a meteor hits earth and wipes out civilizations, RAGE is an all-new take on the first-person shooter, developed using id Software's new Tech5 engine.

'NecroVisioN: Lost Company' v1.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

NecroVisioN: Lost Company is the prequel to the old-school horror FPS which covers the events that happened before the NecroVisioN story began. The game contains several unique levels, characters, weapons and gameplay elements, as well as a new main hero that tells the original game story from an opposing perspective.

'Alpha Protocol' (ALL) Will Not Be Getting A Sequel

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Loyalty carries a price and no one knows this more than agent Michael Thorton. A talented young agent cast out by his government, Thorton is the only one with the information needed to stop an impending international catastrophe. While SEGA already stated there are no DLC plans, but a patch is forthcoming, it has now also revealed that there will be no sequel.

'Call of Duty: Black Ops' (ALL) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 8:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Duty: Black Ops takes players behind enemy lines in an entirely new chapter in the first-person action series. Black Ops is set during the Cold War era featuring at least two main characters, multiplayer that goes beyond the single-player story, and a two- to four-player co-op mode.

'League of Legends' Kicks Off First Competitive Season

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 8:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

League of Legends is a session-based online multiplayer game that combines elements of RPG and RTS genres with addictive battle action where rival teams compete against one another for victory on highly stylized battlefields and landscapes.

'Killzone 3' (PS3) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 8:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bringing back ferocious action on a grand scale, Killzone 3 is an explosive cinematic experience more intense than ever before. Loaded with more vehicles, explosive high powered weapons and a vicious close-combat system, resume the fight against a remorseless Helghast Army of colossal proportions.

'Mythos' Picked Up By Frogster For European Distribution - Trailer

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 7:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mythos is an online, action RPG that is free to download and free to play. Set in the land of Uld, players assume the roles of fantasy heroes as they explore, adventure, and quest through entirely randomized dungeons and environments.

'Guitar Hero' (ALL) And 'Band Hero' (ALL) July DLCs Revealed

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 7:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For the first time ever, you can customize the makeup of your band with any combination of instruments in-game: two guitars and two drums, or three guitars and a microphone, etc. while also adding new gameplay mode.

'Blacklight: Tango Down' (ALL) Coming to XBLA Tomorrow - New Screens

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 7:41 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.

'Furry Legends' (ALL) Gets Euro Release Date

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 7:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Furry Legends, a casual action and platform game, players take control of unique characters who are best described as a furry ball, each with its unique powers, allowing the player to roll, jump, bounce, attack and perform other various moves with their spherical character.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Crackdown 2'

by Brad Hilderbrand on July 6, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Crackdown 2 will take multiplayer gaming to unprecedented levels for the ultimate cooperative and competitive multiplayer experience, providing you and your friends with the complete freedom to explore, destroy and play as you return to restore justice and peace to Pacific City by any means necessary.

You Stuck Up, Half-Witted, Scruffy-Looking Nerf Herder

by Rainier on July 6, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Too bad the long weekend is over again. It was filled with good food, beers, and sun all around. After we became mobile again from our food coma, we washed our car, which we hadn't done in over six months.

In the early evening, we went to see "The A-Team," and while I was skeptical at first, it turned out to be quite good, and there were lots of laughs. Too bad Mr. T is no longer playing B.A., and while the new guy does a great effort, nobody makes an angry face like he does.