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'XCOM' (ALL) Gets Delayed

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 8:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

XCOM combines the strategic core of the groundbreaking franchise with a suspense-filled narrative and distills it into a tense and unique first-person shooter experience.

PlayStation Store Gets Chrono Cross, Demos, DLCs And Tracks

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 7:08 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Sony has rolled out new PlayStation Store content, starting with free Playstation Plus content/discounts, Monopoly Streets, Dead Space 2, Fight Night Champion, demos for Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Disney Universe, Rayman Origins, Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7, DLCs for LittleBigPlanet 2, Dead Rising 2, Motogp 10/11, Red Faction Armageddon, WWE ’12, song packs for Rock Band 3, , the usual game/movie trailers, PS3 themes, and downloadable PSP/PS0ne games (Chrono Cross, Full Spectrum Warrior, Stuntman Ignition, Cars 2, Ring of Red, God Hand, FIFA 12 PSP).

'Battlefield 3' (ALL) Shows Off Back to Karkand DLC - New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 6:17 p.m. PST | 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.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 2:00 p.m. PST | 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 ...

'Nano Assault' (3DS) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 12:42 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nano Assault is a fast-paced shooter where players will navigate a Nanite ship through a cellular system, maneuvering through alien cell clusters, fighting off infections, and analyzing and destroying the virus' core to ultimately save humanity.

'Total Recall' Gets Turned Into A Browser-Based MMO

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 12:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Total Recall is a full-3D free to play browser-based game capable of rendering console-like graphics. The game will feature micro-transactions, PVP and PVE environments as well as a collaborative "memory quest" system.

'Alien Spidy' (ALL) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 8:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Alien Spidy is a challenging platform adventure game set in a visually stunning 2D/3D environment with gameplay mechanics based on controlled physics.

GamersGate Weekly Specials Nov. 8 - Nov. 14, 2011

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 7:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Digital distribution outlet GamersGate announced its weekly specials, launching its Settlers Promotion Campaign, offering 60-7% off a variety of Settlers titles, as well the Assassins Creed Weekend (66-75% off) and 50% off Commandos titles, Imperial Glory and Praetorians.

'Deponia' Gets Delayed In Europe - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 4:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Deponia (Deponie is German for landfill) is fast-paced comedy of errors and one of the most unusual love stories in gaming history, telling the romantic and funny story of Rufus and his "home," a trash planet.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure'

by Sanford May on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure lets kids take on the role of a powerful Portal Master, who can control over 30 different characters, including the beloved purple dragon Spyro. The game allows players to transport real-world toys into virtual worlds of adventure through the Portal of Power.

This Is Neither The Beginning Nor The End Of My Story

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under MOTD

Today is the big day! Modern Warfare 3 comes out! I finished up Battlefield 3 a little while ago, and while the single-player campaign was a bit on the short side, the multiplayer portion (both online and co-op) is great fun, so it'll be interesting to see the MW3 experience in comparison. I'm watching my timer on Steam count down. Only 7 more hours to go!

Last night, we watched the latest episode of The Walking Dead and Terra Nova, both interesting developments, but definitely not the best of episodes.

Our month-long war in Stronghold Kingdoms has come to an end, so for now, we're repairing castles, gathering resources, getting fresh troops and farming faith points until the next conflict.