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'Tactical Intervention' Closed Beta Kicks Off In Europe Next Month - Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 7:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tactical Intervention takes aim at maximize strategic team play, and is set in the modern battle between terrorists and counter terrorism team. Tactical Intervention is guaranteed to deliver real-like weapon and character design as well as K9 units and hostage NPCs with impeccable AI.

'Resistance 3' (PS3) Beta Access Included With 'SOCOM 4'

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 6:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Resistance 3, humans are hunted by Chimeran death squads, but various groups have figured out different ways to survive across the destroyed country.

'Just Sing! Vol. 2' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 6:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

“Just Sing! Volume 2” is a karaoke game where players will be able to read the lyrics to each song while singing along with the musical track. The track list will feature 18 new songs from Grammy Award-winning artists including Lady Gaga, La Roux and Rihanna.

'Alice: Madness Returns' (ALL) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 6:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Alice: Madness Returns takes place 10 years after the conclusion of the original game. After spending a decade institutionalized in an insane asylum, Alice is finally released to the care of a psychiatrist who may be able to help her conquer the nightmarish hallucinations that still haunt her.

'Red Dead Redemption' (ALL) Pre-Order Exclusive Content Coming As DLC Next Week

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 11:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Red Dead Redemption is a Western epic, set at the turn of the 20th century when the lawless and chaotic badlands began to give way to the expanding reach of government and the spread of the Industrial Age.

'Portal 2' (ALL) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 11:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Portal 2 is a stand-alone, full-price retail release with new gameplay mechanics, story line, and some surprising new twists.

'Crysis 2' (ALL) Getting DirectX11 Patch, But Nobody Knows When

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 10:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Crysis 2, New York is under the attack of a unique and frightening alien species that combines deadly weaponry, exceptional sensory abilities and intelligent collaboration to present players with the most challenging opponents ever seen in a first-person shooter.

'Battlefield 3' (ALL) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 10:22 a.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.

'Dungeon Siege III' (ALL) Pre-Orders On Steam Gets You Prequels For Free

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 9:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dungeon Siege 3 will bring together the beloved aspects of the Dungeon Siege franchise with Obsidian Entertainment's expertise, to create an evolved action-RPG experience. In addition to its arrival on high-def consoles for the first time, the game will also feature an all-new co-op multiplayer mode.

'Warp' (ALL) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warp is a unique stealth action game features a top-down sci-fi world with a distinctive art style, addicting levels, hazardous traps and challenging puzzles.

'Arma: Armed Assault' - v1.18 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

Armed Assault is a realistic, combat gaming offering freedom of action and immersive complex environments, blended with a unique touch of total simulation.

Rock Band Music Store To Get Fleetwood Mac/Stevie Nicks Tracks

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 8:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring an 83-song set list and access to far more music than ever before, as well as innovative new gameplay modes and instruments, Rock Band 3 will change the way fans think about and play music games.

'Twisted Metal' (PS3) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 7:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With four factions battling for control, players step into the combat boots of a twisted disciple in a high octane, highly destructible world. Players fight for the prize of one wish fulfilled by the stylishly evil Calypso, the mastermind behind the Twisted Metal tournament.

'Cars 2: The Video Game' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 6:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cars 2: The Video Game, inspired by the upcoming Disney*Pixar animated film,  will allow players to jump into the Cars universe with a brand new international spy theme, featuring an array of beloved Cars characters competing in action-packed spy adventures, as well as world-class racing.

Various Game Trailers #1934

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 5:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Trailers

Another day, another batch of game trailers was released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for:

  • The Secret World [ALL] - Everything Is True Trailer
  • Mythos - Community Event Trailer
  • Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes [ALL] - Advanced Tactics Trailer
  • Supreme Ruler: Cold War - Gameplay Trailer
  • Darkspore - Meditron Character Trailer
  • Elements of War - Gameplay Trailer
  • SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy Seals [PS3] - Singleplayer Trailer
  • Duke Nukem Forever [ALL] - Babes Trailer

We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Evochron Mercenary' v1.288 Patch/Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 5:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Evochron Mercenary is a first person 3D space combat, trader, and exploration simulation, and rounds out a trilogy in the series culminating in the game with the highest level of technology and most extensive feature set.

'Airline Tycoon 2' - New Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 4:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Airline Tycoon 2 sees the player take the reins of an airline which they must bring to financial success. As well as managing staff, buying new aircraft and opening up new air routes, players must deal with crabby passengers and engage in corporate espionage against their competitors.

'Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten' (PS3) Announced, Naming Contest Launched

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 3:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The tried and true battle system will return once again with a completely revamped graphic engine! The all-new story, characters, and exclusive features including user-generated content, will blow Disgaea series fans away.

'Langrisser Schwarz' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 2:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Langrisser Schwarz is an MMORPG remake of the classic tactical RPG, Langrisser series. While staying true to the original setting and the various existing systems such as the mercenary and unit balances, the online version has an enhanced character view, which makes for more exciting battle scenes during combat.

'Wildlife Park 3' Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 2:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Wildlife Park 3 will again offer the popular combination of building strategy, management and realistic animal simulation.

'Minecraft' Gets Official Release Date

by Rainier on April 8, 2011 @ 1:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Minecraft is a sandbox building game which allows players to build, construct and craft objects in a cubic world. Users have uploaded more than 300,000 videos to YouTube of creations they have made in the game.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'Hard Corps: Uprising'

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

Thrilling retro run-and-gun action is back with a vengeance in Hard Corps: Uprising, a new 2D side-scroller that pays homage to classic Konami action series.

How Come You Know More About Medicine Than A Doctor?

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

This weekend, we're going to see Your Highness. We've seen the trailers for a few months, and it looks hilarious. If we have some extra time, we'll also snag Hanna, which looks simultaneously disturbing and intriguing.

This weekend, I might be shopping around for a new graphics card, since the ATi Radeon 5870 seems to have some sort of issue and my older GeForce 275 is a bit outdated. Hope there's a sale somewhere!

Gaming-wise, I'm still working my way through Crysis 2 (enjoying it, although the story is all over the place) and Stronghold Kingdoms. On the TV, we watched Stargate Universe and Castle. Tonight is Camelot!