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'Call of Duty: Black Ops' (ALL) Annihilation Map Pack Coming Soon - Screens

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 6:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Duty: Black Ops takes players behind enemy lines in an entirely new chapter in the first-person action series. Black Ops is set during the Cold War era featuring at least two main characters, multiplayer that will go beyond the single-player story, as well as a two- to four-player co-op mode.

'Victorious: Time to Shine' (X360) Announced

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 6:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Victorious: Time to Shine allows players to dive into the show’s fun and crazy Hollywood Arts High School world, create their own character and become a new student alongside Tori Vega and the Victorious cast!

'Disciples 3: Resurrection' Shows Off Its Leaders #3 - Screens

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 10:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Disciples  3:  Resurrection is a new landmark in the history of Nevendaar, when a new race ascends to power – the ruthless and merciless Undead Hordes.

'Vindictus' Content Update Adds New Character, Features, Leaderboards

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 10:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vindictus is the first physics-based multiplayer online action role-playing game that combines stunning visuals with high-speed combat.

Nintendo Download (NDSi/3DS/Wii) Thursday, June 15, 2011

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 10:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo added one WiiWare, five NDSi/eShop, and one Virtual Console title to the Shop Channels. Nintendo owners with online access can redeem points to download: Bit.Trip Flux (Wiiware), Donkey Kong, Gold Fever, Zimo: Mahjong Fanatic, Beach Party Craze, Hidden Photo (NDS/eShop), and Mega Man 5 (VC).

'Tour de France: The Official Game' (PS3/X360) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 9:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tour de France: The Official Game focuses on the biggest cycling event: Le Tour de France, where you control a single rider in each of the 21 official stages playable in the game.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Far Cry 3'

by Brian Dumlao on June 16, 2011 @ 5:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

With Far Cry 3, players step into the shoes of Jason Brody, a man alone at the edge of the world, stranded on a mysterious tropical island.

Wii Preview - 'Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 16, 2011 @ 5:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

Mario & Sonic At The London 2012 Olympic Games players compete in events (100m track, table tennis, swimming etc.) that take place in venues based on the official London 2012 Olympic Games, against a supporting cast of characters from the worlds of both Mario and Sonic, including Luigi, Knuckles, Yoshi, Tails and more.

'Fallen Earth' Goes Free2Play, Picked Up By GamersFirst

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 5:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fallen Earth is a post-apocalyptic massively multiplayer online game that mixes FPS style with traditional RPG mechanics, where six factions are struggling to emerge from the collapse of civilization brought on by viruses and environmental disaster.

'The Gunstringer' (X360) Coming To Retail - Screens

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 3:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Gunstringer is a Kinect game where you get to marionette a kick-ass undead cowboy puppet through action-packed stage performances. Everything is set as if it's an actual play performance, complete with handcrafted "actors" and props.

'Blacklight Retribution' Developer Interview With Zombie Studios

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 12:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Blacklight Retribution will set the new standard for free-to-play shooters, by fully leveraging Unreal 3 technology and implementing DirectX 11 to give gamers cutting-edge graphics that will blow away expectations as well as minds.

'Pucca Power Up' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pucca Power Up puts you in control of internationally known characters Pucca and Garu! This quirky mismatch between the daughter of a noodle seller and a ninja challenges players to help Pucca and Garu on their quest to true love.

'Ms. Splosion Man' (X360) Includes Ghost Replay Mode - New Screens

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 12:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ms. Splosion Man is a 2.5D action/platformer based around the simple concept of 'splosions and the ridiculousness that ensues, featuring up to co-op multiplayer, local and online, a story mode chock full of hilarious cinemas seamlessly integrated into gameplay, and epic boss battles.

Overview of TopWare Interactive's E3 2011 Lineup

by Greg Hale on June 16, 2011 @ 12:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2011 - Post-E3 2011

We met up with TopWare Interactive at E3 2011 to check out their games lineup. Among the titles were Check vs. Mate, Raven's Cry, Scivelation and the Two Worlds II: Pirates of the Flying Fortress expansion.

'Advanced Tactics: Gold' v2.05 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

Advanced Tactics is a robust interface and flexible gaming system that will allow for addicting, but realistic, recreation of a variety of historical periods and even some fictional ones!

Avalanche Opening New Studio In NY, First Title Expected In 2014

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Avalanche Studios, developers of the Just Cause franchise, announced the opening of a new AAA game development studio in New York City.

This Could Be The Death Of An Entire Way Of Life, The End Of An Era...

by Rainier on June 16, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

There was a little PR scuffle today with Duke Nukem Forever. The Redner Group, which was the PR firm in charge of the title, threatened to remove journalists from the press list if they gave DNF a low review score. 2K Games took swift action and issued a statement clarifying that they do not condone this type of behavior and that The Redner Group will no longer be representing 2K (AKA fired!).

After months of mediocre weather, summer is rearing its pretty head. The sun is out and about, and the temperatures are rising. About time!

Time to check out Duke Nukem Forever, The Witcher 2 and Red Faction: Armageddon.