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'Red Dead Redemption' (ALL) Rolls Out v1.04 Title Update

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 6:07 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.

'Knights in the Nightmare' (PSP) - New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 5:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Knights in the Nightmare requires players to throw out everything they know about RPG and strategy games and embrace something altogether new and fresh. Frantic, energetic action mixes with thought-provoking tactical gameplay, all within a beautifully-rendered fantasy setting and presented through a captivating, emotional narrative.

'Deadly Premonition' (X360) Gets Euro Date

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 4:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Deadly Premonition is a third-person survival horror action game which puts players in the role of the intuitive FBI Agent Francis York Morgan. In the process of investigating a murder, players will examine a series of interlocking mysteries in a remote rural town and will encounter an array of complex characters pivotal to the unraveling of the storyline’s mystery.

'All Points Bulletin' Officially Shutting Down

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 12:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

APB is an MMO freeform combat and driving-based game, where you must decide which side of the law to abide by, as Enforcers, who take on the challenge of supporting and safeguarding justice, or as Criminals, who operate against the law and any opposing groups by any means necessary. Despite recent glimmers of hope, RealTime Worlds announced that it'll be shutting down APB, although no specific date was revealed.

'Medal of Honor' (ALL) - 4 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 12:46 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.

'Halo: Reach' (X360) Exceeds $200 Million In First Day Sales

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 12:38 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.

'Cargo!' Signed By bitComposer, Gets Delayed - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 10:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cargo! is an action adventure game where the gods have decided to abolish gravity and have created the gnome-like Brats to replace human beings. In the role of a young girl, Phlox, you now have to show the Gods what a big mistake they have made and that they must restore gravity.

'Mission Against Terror' Goes Open Beta Next Week

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 10:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

M.A.T. is a free-to-play, online first-person shooter set in the near future, pitting two teams against each other all around the world. From the male civilian with a vengeance to a war-torn female soldier with something to prove, characters from all walks of life come together to fight for a common goal.

Good Old Games Adds 'Age of Wonders' Series

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 10:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News has signed a digital distribution agreement with Triumph Studios, expanding its catalog with the Age of Wonders series. has also launched its weekend promo, offering Codemasters 7-games pack with a 60% discount!

'Alan Wake' (X360) DLC To Feature Depeche Mode

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 9:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Alan Wake, the game's protagonist, is a bestselling horror writer, who writes a novel about his darkest nightmares. In the game, those nightmares come true.

'Trapped Dead' Shows You How To Set A Trap - New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 9:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Trapped Dead is a tactical real time strategy game where you and your friends control your characters in a 3rd person isometric view through a mature Zombie survival scenario inspired by the successful Horror movies of the early 80s.

The White House Launches Educational Video Game Challenge

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

President Obama announced the launch of the National STEM Video Game Challenge at a White House event as part of the national “Educate to Innovate” campaign, aiming to motivate interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) learning by tapping into students’ natural passion for playing and making video games.

'Mafia II' (ALL) Joe's Adventures DLC Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 9:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mafia II immerses players in the mob underworld of a fictitious late 1940s-early 1950s scenario by fusing high-octane gunplay with white-knuckle driving and an engaging narrative. Players will easily become engaged in the game's cinematic Hollywood movie experience with strong, believable characters in a living, breathing city.

'Pirates of the Burning Sea' Expansion Launched, Turns Free-to-Play This Fall

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 9:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pirates of the Burning Sea is an MMORPG set in the Caribbean islands of the 18th Century. As a bold sea captain, master of your own ship and crew, you seek glory and adventure across the trackless deep.

PSN/XBLA Preview - 'Costume Quest'

by Adam Pavlacka on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Costume Quest is a rollicking Adventure/Role-Playing game that unfolds on Halloween night across seemingly peaceful suburban neighborhoods, a mysterious village carnival, and a monster-infested shopping mall.

You're A Fine Doctor, But You've A Lot To Learn About The Army

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Oops, looks like somebody fell, conked his head and fell asleep! OK, maybe just the last part ....

The Tokyo Game Show has yielded quite a few announcement so far, and it barely started. Microsoft fired the first shot last night with a few nice announcements, so it'll be interesting to see what Sony and Nintendo have in store.

Last night we watched Weeds and the first episode of Dexter season 3, and he's got himself into a heap of trouble already. The season opener of Sons Of Anarchy was nice but nothing overwhelming, until the last minute or so, which made me scream "holy f**king shit!"  Yup, that good ...