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'Battlefield 3' (ALL) Sells Five Million Copies In First Week

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 1:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Battlefield 3, players step into the role of the elite U.S. Marines. As the first boots on the ground, players will experience heart-pounding missions across diverse locations including Paris, Tehran and New York.

'Star Wars: The Old Republic' - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 1:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars: The Old Republic will let you explore an age thousands of years before the rise of Darth Vader when war between the Old Republic and the Sith Empire divides the galaxy. Choose to play as Jedi, Sith, or a variety of other classic Star Wars roles, defining your personal story and determining your path down the light or dark side of the Force.

'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' (ALL) Multiplayer Beta Delayed

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 12:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will expand upon the team-based action gameplay that it pioneered 12 years ago, featuring new maps, characters, and weapons and delivers updated versions of the classic CS content, as well as new gameplay modes, matchmaking, leader boards, and more.

'Jagged Alliance: Back in Action' Details Plan & Go Combat System - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jagged Alliance: Back in Action revives the series of mercenary-themed strategy games with significant updates to visuals and gameplay, showcasing a fully updated experience, with modernized gameplay, state-of-the-art graphics and premium production values.

'Major League Baseball 2K12' (ALL) Unveiled, Cover Athlete Revealed This Week

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 9:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Without providing any details 2K Sports revealed Major League Baseball 2K12.

'The Darkness II' (ALL) Shows Off Executions - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 9:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set two years after the conclusion of the original, The Darkness II breaks the conventional FPS model with its fervid Quad-Wielding gameplay, allowing players to slash, grab, and throw objects and enemies with their Demon Arms while simultaneously firing two weapons.

'Dungeon Gate' Announced

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dungeon Gate is an open-ended RPG/Adventure game, where you play as Dysan who possesses unknown extraordinary powers such as the ability to absorb DNS. Dysan goes an adventure to find out about his roots while trying to release the Barrillian world of the influence of its tyrant.

'Luigi's Mansion 2' (3DS) - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 8:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Luigi is back on a mission to remove a bunch of stubborn ghosts from some spooky mansions. Armed with his trusty Poltergust ghost-sucking vacuum cleaner, Mario's brother takes center stage to capture these pesky phantoms.

'Resident Evil Chronicles HD Selection' (PS3) Revealed

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 8:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil Chronicles HD Selection combines former Wii-exclusive rail shooters Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles and Resident Evil: Darkside Chronicles into one bundle on the PS3, featuring Move support and HD graphics.

Kinect Celebrates Its First Anniversary, Gearing Up For PC Launch

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 8:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kinect brings games and entertainment to life in extraordinary new ways — no controller required. Simple to use and fun to play, Kinect allows owners to jump into Kinect-enabled games for any type of play. The Kinect sensor recognizes you, responds to your gestures, listens to your voice and works with every X360 console.

'Akai Katana Shin' (X360) Coming To Europe

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 8:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Akai Katana Shin is a top-down, arcade shooter that takes place in a fictional era resembling the years of industrial expansion in Japan, full of hope for reconstruction. Amidst record-breaking economic growth and technical innovation, the people of this era discover a new energy source, a mineral called Guiding Ore.

X360 Kinect Review - 'Kinect Sports: Season Two'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

With six new sports to jump into and enjoy, Kinect Sports: Season Two pulls the whole family off the couch and turns your living room into a sports arena where intuitive, full-body gameplay and friendly competition reign supreme.

'Saints Row: The Third' (ALL) Developer Interview with THQ EVP Danny Bilson

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 31, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

The Syndicate, a legendary criminal fraternity with pawns in play all over the globe, has turned its eye on the Saints and demands tribute. Refusing to kneel to the Syndicate, you take the fight to a new city, playing out the most outlandish gameplay scenarios ever seen. Strap it on.