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

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 5:42 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.

'Brink' (ALL) Patches Coming Next Week

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 5:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brink is an immersive shooter that blends single-player, co-op, and multiplayer gameplay into one seamless experience, allowing you to develop your character across all modes of play. You decide the role you want to assume in the world of Brink as you fight to save yourself and mankind's last refuge for humanity.

'Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3' (ALL) Gets Dated - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 4:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3 represents the next generation of futuristic mecha action with graphical and gameplay additions, bringing authenticity and astounding improvements to the series.

'Supremacy MMA' (ALL) Gets Delayed

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 4:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Supremacy MMA raises the bar in the MMA space by bringing an unprecedented level of fluid combat, intuitive controls and true-to-the-sport brutality.

Rock Band Music Store To Get Lady Gaga, Alice in Chains, The White Stripes, Foreigner Tracks

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 2:53 p.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.

'Duke Nukem Forever' (ALL) Community Multiplayer Event

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 2:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Duke Nukem will bring his signature brand of babe-lovin’, cigar-smoking, beer-chugging and ass-kicking action as he once again saves the Earth and our babes from hordes of invading aliens.

Impulse May 19 - May 22, 2011 Weekend Sale

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 1:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stardock's digital distribution platform, Impulse, is having its President’s Day weekend sale, starting with a sale on THQ Ultimate Bundle (17 titles for $99.99), knocking 50% off Drakensang Bundle, Magicka, Men of War, Painkiller Redemption (Heaven's Got a Hitman, Resurrection and Overdose), AI War - Light of the Spire, AI War: Fleet Command, EVE Online: Incursion, Metal Brigade Tactics, Burnout Paradise The Ultimate Box,  while also dropping the price on Cargo! The Quest For Gravity, Black Mirror III, MinerWars 2081 Pre-Alpha, Storm Over the Pacific, Air Aces - Pacific, and For The Glory.

'Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One' (PS3) Gets Release Date, Pre-Order Incentives

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 1:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One is a one-to-four player cooperative, online/offline, drop-in/drop-out title, making it easy to get together with friends and family, get in a game and have fun in the Ratchet universe.

'Gears of War 3' (X360) Teases Campaign Mode - Screen & Trailer

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 6:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gears of War 3 plunges players into a harrowing tale of hope, survival, and brotherhood that concludes the current story arc for "Gears of War." With the last human city destroyed and the remaining survivors stranded, time is running out for Marcus and his comrades as they fight to save the human race from the jaws of extinction.

Microsoft Offering Students A Free Xbox 360 With PC Purchase

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 6:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft has kicked off a new campaign to promote its Xbox 360, offering student a free Xbox 360 4GB when they purchase a PC of $699 value or greater.

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

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 5:55 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.

'BioShock' (ALL) Included in Smithsonian's 'The Art of Video Games' Exhibit

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 5:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

BioShock forever changed the expectations for the FPS going beyond run and gun corridors, monster-closet AIs and static worlds, creating a living, unique and unpredictable FPS experience.

'Alice: Madness Returns' (ALL) Goes Gold - Trailer

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 4:07 a.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.

'Binary Domain' (ALL) Shows Off Some Locations & Environments - New Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 4:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Binary Domain is an original squad-based shooter that puts players in the middle of a fast-paced and intense battle for humanity in robot-invaded 2080 Tokyo.

Movie Review - 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 20, 2011 @ 3:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.

'L.A. Noire' (ALL) First DLC Coming In June

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 12:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

L.A. Noire is an interactive detective story set in the 1947 classic noir period situated in an exact recreation of mid century L.A. drawing players into an open-ended challenge to solve a series of gruesome murders, but also side missions based on real events from that period.

That Was Irrational Of You... Not To Mention Unsportsmanlike

by Rainier on May 20, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

The weekend is upon us, and apparently so is the end of the world. Disaster scenarios aside, we have not much planned, apart from maybe going to see Pirates Of The Caribbean, but according to Adam's review, it's not all that hot anyhow.

Now that all the windows have been installed, we're going to spend most of our time moving desks and computers back into the office. I might even have time to play some APB.

Let's not forget about the DVR! Got plenty of goodies on there waiting to be watched.