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'Anarchy Reigns' (ALL) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 9:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Anarchy Reigns challenge the boundaries of the conventional brawler genre by allowing multiple players to get involved in heavy-hitting action simultaneously.

'Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition' (3DS) Coming to Europe, Gets Dated

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 9:17 p.m. PST | 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.

'Brink' (ALL) Gets Release Dates

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 9:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Brink is an immersive shooter that blends single-player, co-op, and multiplayer gameplay into one seamless experience, allowing you to develop your character across all modes of play. You decide the role you want to assume in the world of Brink as you fight to save yourself and mankind's last refuge for humanity.

'Crusader Kings 2' - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 7:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Crusader Kings 2, a grand-strategy title, players will get to control one of the great Christian Dynasties of the West, attempt to conquer all of Europe and liberate the Holy Land.

'Magicka' (ALL) Patches In The Works, Free DLC Adds Items

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 7:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Magicka is an action-adventure game based on Norse mythology, where up to four players will be able to join together in casting spells and wreaking havoc on the minions of darkness, in a grand and humorous adventure to save the world from ultimate doom.

'Hunted: The Demon's Forgeg (ALL) Gets Release Dates

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 7:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Set in a dark fantasy world, Hunted: The Demon’s Forge is an unforgettable cooperative action game, pitting you and your partner against waves of vicious enemies.

'Cargo!' Facts & Features - New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 6:44 p.m. PST | 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

Next Generation Portable Third Party Developers Revealed

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 6:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

NGP is designed to offer unparalleled interactive entertainment, offering a revolutionary combination of rich gaming and social connectivity within a real world context, made possible by leveraging SCE's experience from both PSP and PS3 entertainment systems.

'SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy Seals' (PS3) Pins Down Release Date

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 6:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A militant revolutionary has unexpectedly seized control in an important South Asian country. As the Ops Com, your mission is to command an elite five-man squad charged with stopping his aggressive agenda before it’s too late.

'Gods Eater Burst' (PSP) Introduces Kongou - New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 6:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gods Eater Burst, an enhanced edition of God Eater (which is now canceled) with new modifications, enhanced gameplay, additional content and features, re-imagines the post-apocalyptic world with an original and dramatic story of human survival against overwhelming odds.

'Black Prophecy' Rights Sold To Publisher, Developer Gets Cash Infusion

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 5:33 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Black Prophecy is an Action-MMO where you will not only be fighting epic multiplayer battles and fulfilling exciting single-player missions, but also experience a fascinating story from the pen of prize-winning German science-fiction author Michael Marrak.

'IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover' System Requirements Revealed

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 5:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Originally announced in 2006, IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover will take players to the skies during the famous Battle of Britain. Using classic World War II planes, the game offers a variety of historical missions through solo campaigns or online combat and cooperation

'Guild Wars 2' Introduces The Guardian - New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 5:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

While Guild Wars 2 adds a persistent world, it retains the unique characteristics of the original game, including a strong narrative, extensive instanced game play, an anti-grind design philosophy, and strong support for competitive play.

'Mission Against Terror' Occupation Mode Adds Unique Weapon

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 4:32 p.m. PST | 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.

Sony Brings PlayStation Content To Androids

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 3:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment unveiled "PlayStation Suite", delivering the PlayStation experience to Android based portable devices, allowing users to enjoy PlayStation content on an open operating system for the first time in PlayStation history.

'Planet Calypso' License Sold For $6 Million

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 3:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Planet Calypso is a virtual world utilizing a real cash economy, featuring beautiful new vistas, a compelling new story and dangerous monsters all rendered in Crytek's CryENGINE 2.

'Carnival Games: Monkey See, Monkey Do' (X360) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 1:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Five theme-park style alleyways -- from Coaster Corner to Whirligig Way -- set the stage for gamers to swing away in the batting cage, avoid twisting tornadoes in the Hot Air Balloon Race, take a galactic journey to the red planet in Rocket to Mars and much more.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2 is the sequel to last year’s high-flying, fast-hitting, and intense versus battles series. Dragon Ball Z fans can rest assured that the destructible environment, and character trademark attacks and transformations will be true to the series.

If You Look Good, And You Talk Well, People Will Swallow Anything

by Rainier on Jan. 27, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under MOTD

Woke up this morning with a massive headache. What's up with that? Did somebody use my head as a soccer ball while I was sleeping?

Kim Clijsters advanced once again and is now in the finale of the Australian Open. Way to go! On the men's side, it's getting a bit weird. Nadal is gone, and Federer is gone. Changing of the guard, it would seem.

I finally managed to check out Magicka, and while it has a few issues (bugs), the game is quite nice, fun and cute. I'm not quite sure why the voice-overs are in some weird language; it sure isn't English, so perhaps they are trying to be like The Sims and made up some gibberish.