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'X-Men: Destiny' (ALL) Introduces Aimi Yoshida - New Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 5:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

X-Men: Destiny is an all-new original video game casts players as new mutant recruits in a rich, branching storyline that features a deep element of choice and gives players ultimate control of their destiny.

'Dead Meets Lead' Gets Release Date, Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 4:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Dead meets Lead is a fast paced zombie slaying game where you take the role of an 18th century commander who sets out to rid an island from its zombie infestation.

'ExerBeat' (Wii) - 20 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 4:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

ExerBeat offers an interactive fitness experience where players workout to the beat by utilizing the Wii Remote to perform more than 150 simple yet challenging exercises.

'LEGO Battles: Ninjago' (ALL) Announced

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 4:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LEGO Battles: Ninjago complements the LEGO Ninjago toy line and unleashes gamers into a world where heroic ninjas face-off against evil Skeleton forces to restore harmony to the Earth.

'Captain America: Super Soldier' (ALL) Gets Dated - New Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 3:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Captain America: Super Soldier players will become Captain America as he faces the Red Skull and his army in an epic third- person action adventure set in the darkest days of World War II.

'PureSim Baseball 4' Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 3:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

PureSim 4 allows players to replay any season in history right up to and including playing out the 2011 season. No other baseball game can match the statistical accuracy or historical features such as “Tru-Life Transactions Mode” which allows you to play seasons from 1920-2010 with transactions happening exactly as they occurred in that season!

'Rock of Ages' (ALL) - Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rock of Ages is a game of fast-paced strategy, high art... and gigantic boulders of doom. Two castles stand opposed, bridged by an uneven, narrow pathway. One is yours, the other is your enemy's, and their crappy crenelations are driving down your property values,  justification enough to try crush it using an enormous rolling stone.

Electronic Arts Gets Rid Of In-Box Game Manuals

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 2:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced a worldwide environmental initiative to eliminate printed game manuals and replace them with easily-accessible digital manuals, a move that will reduce its printed materials in packaged products by 40%. 

Nexon Invests $5 Million In A Bit Lucky

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 1:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nexon has invested $5 million in Silicon Valley-based social game developer A Bit Lucky, exemplifying its continuing effort to identify, invest in and work collaboratively with the best and most innovative game developers.

'Dynasty Warriors 7' (PS3) - 22 New Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 12:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dynasty Warriors 7's storyline surpasses 234's Wuzhang, and now properly ends in 280: Jin's unification of China and end of the ROTK period. DW7 will focus on the four kingdoms of Wei, Wu, Shu and Jin (newly added) and let you play as a variety of characters including newcomers Sima Shi, Bao Sanniang, Sima Zhao, returning Xing Cai.

'APB: Reloaded' Developer Opening Studio In Scotland

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 11:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

APB is a massively multiplayer online freeform combat and driving-based game, designed by the creator of the original GTA franchise, and takes  the universal theme of Criminals and Enforcement and brings it to a persistent, open world setting in a modern, crime-ridden city.

'Elsword' Coming To North America, Now Accepting Closed Beta Sign-ups

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 9:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Elsword is a fast-paced, multiplayer online action-packed beat'em up, combining super slick combat and easy to master controls with wicked anime/comic book-style graphics.

'Dungeons' Expanding With Into the Dark DLC, Coming Soon - Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 9:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

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.

Easy Interactive Sets up Shop In North America

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 9:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dutch based casual video games developer/publisher Easy Interactive announced its recent expansion into the United States with the opening of its new location in Austin, Texas.

'Family Farm' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 8:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Family Farm is a new sim game combining both farming and life simulation games, as players create, and put themselves in control of, a small Family Farm inhabited by various characters, each with different skills and needs. As the family grows, the house can be upgraded and the farm expanded into the surrounding area.

'WWE All Stars' (ALL) Demo Available On PSN/XBL

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 7:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

WWE All Stars enters the virtual ring with an incomparable roster of WWE Legends and WWE Superstars, over-the-top action and its own unique, impactful style.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 7:16 a.m. PDT | 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 ...

NDS Review - 'de Blob 2'

by Brad Hilderbrand on March 22, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

de Blob 2 is an action puzzle title set to deliver a fun-filled, creative gameplay experience for players of all ages, featuring new moves, more friends, and free-form painting activities.

Nothing That Happens Is Ever Forgotten, Even If You Can't Remember It

by Rainier on March 22, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Quite a busy day ahead of me today, partly caused by me zonking out last night and getting a late start, but also because we are heading out early to see that musical I mentioned a few days ago. Some people may be shocked at the thought of me sitting through that, but it's called Rock Of Ages and has nothing but '80s rock music in it. That makes it all bearable, probably even enjoyable!

Gaming-wise, it should be a big day as well with quite a few hot titles shipping to stores, including Crysis 2, LEGO Star Wars III, PlayStation Move Heroes, and a bunch of others.

But for now, back to work ...