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'Super Hero Squad Online' - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 2:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Super Hero Squad Online offers players the chance to team up with friends as they engage in exhilarating combat, show off their decked-out squad in the game’s social spaces, collect thousands of items, and explore interactive environments based on classic and new Marvel worlds.

Wii/PS3/X360 Preview - 'Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions'

by Adam Pavlacka on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions will allow players to travel through four different worlds as distinctly different versions of Spider-Man from four universes across Marvel lore, including The Amazing Spider-Man and Spider-Man Noir.

'Rift: Planes of Telara' Shows Off Stonefield - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rift: Planes of Telara is a graphically stunning online game is set in a world being torn apart by dimensional “rifts” that tear into the land of Telara, releasing powerful forces that threaten the very existence of the entire universe.

CryENGINE 3 Adds Stereoscopic 3D Support

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 9:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crytek released version 3.2 of its CryENGINE 3 SDK today. This major upgrade includes full Stereoscopic 3D (S-3D) support for all supported platforms and with almost no performance impact or compromise on graphical quality.

'Swords & Soldiers' (ALL) Also Coming to PC - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 9:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Swords & Soldiers is a side-scrolling real time strategy game, in which three distinct factions battle for the powers of the gods. The game will feature a single player campaign and a competitive split-screen multiplayer mode as well as several other game modes.

PS3 Review - 'Mafia II'

by Brian Dumlao on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

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.

'Firefall' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Firefall is a team-based action shooter that thrusts hundreds of players together into a lush, dynamic open world combining intense competitive multiplayer and large-scale cooperative gameplay.

'Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath' (Xbox) Gets Enhanced For PS3

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath, players step into the role of the Stranger, a rough and tumble bounty hunter who tracks down outlaws for moolah. Using a special weapons system that gives a whole new meaning to "live" ammo, players encounter deviant species and hostile challenges along the way.

'Portal 2' (ALL) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Portal 2 is a stand-alone, full-price retail release with new gameplay mechanics, story line, and some surprising new twists.

Various Game Trailers #1849

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Trailers

Another day, another batch of game trailers was released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for:

  • Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit [ALL] - Sun, Sand And Supercars Trailer
  • H.A.W.X. 2 [ALL] - Launch Trailer
  • Vanquish [ALL] - Story Trailer

We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Epic Mickey' (Wii) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Disney Epic Mickey is an adventure-platforming game with light role-playing elements starring a re-imagined Mickey Mouse, tapping into its rich history along with the characters and worlds brought to life by Walt Disney to create an edgy and unexpected cartoon adventure.

'German Truck Simulator' v1.32 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Get behind the wheel of trucks inspired by real designs from 7 major European truck manufacturers, including official license from MAN. Pick from over 60 different loads and deliver cargo between 18 major German cities connected by major

'Mega Man Universe' (PS3/X360) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mega Man Universe will be a revolutionary take on the seminal classic, setting course for a new chapter in classic gaming.

We're Identical Twins And Exact Opposites

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Duke is back once again, and that's definitely good news. Jason is at PAX and has had a chance to check it out, so we should have his hands-on report shortly.

Meanwhile, we're in Los Angeles planning a few trips to keep ourselves occupied in this scorching heat. In the afternoon we are checking out Medieval Times, which includes knights, kings, jousting tournaments and some good old-fashioned eating — without utensils! Should be a good time ...

While hiding from the 100+ degrees weather (37 degrees Celsius), we watched some more Special Ops Mission episodes and are loving it!