'Yakuza 4' (PS3) Includes Free DLC Codes

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yakuza 4 is a very powerful number in this particular installment. Not only will you encounter the gritty atmosphere of Kiryu Kazuma's experiences, but three other characters will also be available to play, each with an engaging backstory and a gripping, interwoven plot.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2011 @ 3:45 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 ...

'Mission Against Terror' Wants You To Have A Bloody Valentine

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2011 @ 2:28 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.

Second Star Interactive Development Studio Formed

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2011 @ 1:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Idea Fabrik, known for its HeroEngine, announced the creation of a new game development studio in Northern Virginia: Second Star Interactive.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Stacking'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 8, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Stacking is a third-person adventure puzzle game that makes players laugh while challenging their perception and intellect.

So Long, It Was So Long Ago, But I've Still Got The Blues For You

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

The internet service has been down in the office for the past few hours, and while technicians have been at it for a while now, it seems that the service outage may last for a bit longer. Luckily, there are a few unsecured wi-fi connections in the area who have agreed to let us hop on ... well, if they only knew, that is!

Prior to the internet going down, I was going to keep it rather short, as one of my favorite guitar players passed away yesterday. Gary Moore, also known for having played with Thin Lizzy, died in his sleep yesterday while on vacation in Estepona, Spain. Influenced by artists such as Albert King, Elvis Presley, The Beatles, as well as Jimi Hendrix, Moore has been one of my favorite blues/rock guitarist (and he does lead vocals as well) ever since I heard Victims of the Future in 1984.

'Dungeons' English Demo Available NOW

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

Dungeons is an all new strategy/simulation title which will take players on a devious adventure through the depths of the underworld. Prepare to have the roles reversed as you play a despicable Dungeon Lord whose job is to create fiendish dungeons to lure and trap heroes who dare to try and steal your treasure.