'Jagged Alliance: Back in Action' - New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 6:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jagged Alliance: Back in Action revives the series of mercenary-themed strategy games with significant updates to visuals and gameplay, showcasing a fully updated experience, with modernized gameplay, state-of-the-art graphics and premium production values.

'Risen' (ALL) UnOfficial v1.2 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 6:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in a medieval world on a volcanic Mediterranean island, Risen unfolds over 4 chapters and offers multiple ways to develop the story by your actions and decisions. An intuitive user control interface will support both casual and hardcore gamers alike.

'Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 2: Innocent Sin' (PSP) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 3:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In a world in which rumors are becoming reality, an unlikely team of citizens must discover and harness a hidden power dormant within each of them if they're to have any chance of getting to the bottom of this dangerous phenomenon and stopping it before it gets out of control.

'Deus Ex: Human Revolution' (ALL) The Missing Link DLC Revealed

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 2:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Deus Ex: Human Revolution you play Adam Jensen, a security specialist, handpicked to oversee the defense of one of America's most experimental biotechnology firms. But when a black ops team breaks in and kills the scientists you were hired to protect, everything you thought you knew about your job changes.

'Batman: Arkham City' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 2:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Batman: Arkham City builds upon the intense, atmospheric foundation of Batman: Arkham Asylum, sending players soaring into Arkham City, the new maximum security “home” for all of Gotham City’s thugs, gangsters and insane criminal masterminds.

'Star Trek Online' To Boldly Go Free-2-Play

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 2:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

With customizable ships and characters from the Klingon Empire and United Federation of Planets, ground, space and shipboard gameplay and unique options for player-generated content set in the Star Trek universe, Star Trek Online is the MMOG that allows you to boldly go where no one has gone before!

'Battlefield 3' (ALL) Shows Off Physical Warfare Pack Goodies - Screen & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:57 p.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.

'Take Arms' (X360) Squashes Multiplayer Bug, Re-Launches On XBL

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take Arms delivers fast, challenging gameplay for up to 8 players (three different classes) over Xbox Live or System Link with anime-style HD artwork.

'Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations' (ALL) - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations will offer a vast selection of playable & support characters spanning every generation of the Naruto saga, alongside incredible online functionality to take the Naruto ninja fight onto the global stage in the much-beloved fighting series.

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3' (ALL) Direct2Drive Pre-Order Gets You Free Original - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is a continuation of the previous title in the franchise, sending you all around the globe on high-risk missions as a variety of characters, both new and returning.

'Ace Combat: Assault Horizon' (ALL) Shows Off A Few Planes - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon is not a sequel, but a complete rebirth, a phoenix from the ashes flying at three times the speed of sound built from the ground up, with new technology fueling a passionately realized vision of a game that puts players in the dark heart of the fight like no aerial combat game has done before.

'King Arthur: Fallen Champions' Gets Slightly Delayed

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

King Arthur: Fallen Champions, bridges the gap between King Arthur and its sequel, features the story of three brave souls - a knight, an enchantress, and a prophet – who venture through uncharted lands beyond the Forest of Bedegraine in fulfillment of their individual quests.

'F1 2011' (ALL) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In F1 2011 players will be challenged to ‘Be the driver, live the life, go compete’, with wide-ranging technical and gameplay advancements on and off track and vastly extended competitive and co-operative multiplayer components.

'ABBA: You Can Dance' (Wii) Announced - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 11:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ABBA You Can Dance features 25 ABBA songs, professionally choreographed routines and unique environments inspired by the group's music videos and live performances.

'One Piece: Unlimited Cruise SP' (3DS) - 46 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 11:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Join Monkey D. Luffy and the Straw Hat Pirates as they embark on a search for the ultimate treasure in these all-new game original quests filled with combat, adventure, and drama.

'Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad' Beta Adds New Maps

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 11:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Red Orchestra 2 is a sequel to Tripwire's realism-based multiplayer WWII shooter. The game will focus on one of the most brutal battles in all of human history, the Battle of Stalingrad and the surrounding operations, both German and Russian, from July 1942 to Feb. 1943.

'Cities XL 2012' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 10:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cities XL 2012 is the newest version of the city-building simulation, which allows you to build, develop and then connect huge cities.

Rock Band Music Store To Get Cheap Trick And EMF Tracks

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 9:26 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.

Various Game Trailers #1959

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 1:14 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:

  • Gears Of War 3 [X360] - Dust To Dust Trailer

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

'Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine' (ALL) To Get Co-Op Mode Post Launch - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, an action-RPG title that will put you in control of individual units throughout a narrative-driven story campaign and in wide-scale online battles.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Call of Duty: Black Ops' Rezurrection Map Pack

by Sanford May on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

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 goes beyond the single-player story, and a two- to four-player co-op mode.

You Get A Job. You Become The Job

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

Got a busy few days ahead of us. The in-laws are visiting this Labor Day weekend, and as soon as they leave again, we've got to pack for our trip to New York.

Apart from meeting a few friends, we have a packed schedule of things to see and do. Never been to the Big Apple, so it should be fun.

Not sure which movie we might see. We're weighing our options, and so far it's toss-up between Rise of the Planet of the Apes and The Debt.

But first, we've got to live through the weekend.