'Deponia' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 11:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Deponia (Deponie is German for landfill) is fast-paced comedy of errors and one of the most unusual love stories in gaming history, telling the romantic and funny story of Rufus and his "home," a trash planet.

'Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai' Pre-order Incentives - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 5:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Fall of the Samurai explores the conflict between the Imperial throne and the last Shogunate in 19th century Japan, 400 years after the events of the original game – a dramatic clash of traditional Samurai culture with the explosive power of modern weaponry.

'Dance Central 2' (X360) To Add New Busta Rhymes Track

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 4:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dance Central 2 expands the Dance Central universe with new venues, characters and game modes. Players will meet new dance crews and be able to team up with their friends or challenge them to a head-to-head Dance Battle, proving once and for all who really has the best moves!

'Dead Island' (ALL) To Expand Its Campaign With Ryder White DLC - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 9:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dead Island is a FPP shooter that combines elements of the survival horror genre and adventure games. The game tells the story of a couple being tossed ashore onto the sandy beaches of a desolate, zombie infested, island.

'Alan Wake's American Nightmare' (X360) Soundtrack Will Rock

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 7:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Alan Wake's American Nightmare is a combination of adrenaline-fueled arcade action and an exaggerated pulp action-adventure story. It's instant fun for all gamers but also takes the Alan Wake story forward for the fans.

'Ruin' (ALL) Now Called 'Warrior's Lair'

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 7:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Warrior's Lair is an isometric action RPG that is playable on both PS3 and PS Vita, sharing cloud save games on either system, allowing you to switch from one to the other.

'Unstoppable Gorg' (ALL) Gets Priced And Dated, Also Coming To Mac

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 6:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Unstoppable Gorg is a space defense game in which you defend our solar system from the relentless march of a fearsome alien race by sending satellites into orbit around planets, moons and space stations.

'SoulCalibur V' (ALL) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 4:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SoulCalibur V delivers exhilarating 3D fighting mechanics, breathtaking visuals, and new characters, as well as expanding the online and character creation modes.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'Amy'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

December 2034. Global warming has taken effect, spreading disease and natural disasters around the world. The small town of Silver City (Midwest, USA) has been directly affected by a comet that has come crashing down.

'The Jak and Daxter Collection' (PS3) - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Jak and Daxter Collection brings the first three installments of the Jak and Daxter franchise to life like never before with stunning 720p HD visuals, stereoscopic 3D functionality and PS3 trophy support.

A Policeman's Job Is Only Easy In A Police State

by Rainier on Jan. 16, 2012 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under MOTD

We get the joys of an extended weekend, as today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Not quite sure what we're going to do; it all depends on how many companies are actually open for business.

The Australian Open has started, and our favorite Kim Clijsters has recovered enough from a recent injury to participate, so we might be catching a few games of that.

We watched Rango yesterday, which was quite good. Not quite a cartoon for kids, with all the creepy little critters, but quite entertaining for the more adult audience. We also watched the latest episode of Castle, which recently won the People's Choice Award for Best Crime Drama.