'Resistance: Burning Skies' (PSV) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 5:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Burning Skies takes place right before Resistance 2, filling in the lost years and giving players a ground-eye view of the day the Chimera came to NYC.

'Street Fighter X Tekken' (ALL) - 23 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 5:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tekken characters such as Kazuya Mishima and Nina Williams will make the transition into the Street Fighter universe, while retaining their unique characteristics and signature moves as they go head-to-head with classic brawlers from the Street Fighter franchise.

'L.A. Noire' (ALL) Not Getting Any More DLCs, But Sequel Possible

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 4:53 p.m. PST | 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.

'Uncharted: Golden Abyss' (PSV) - 54 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 4:29 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Uncover the dark secret behind the 400-year-old massacre of a Spanish expedition as Nathan Drake follows the murderous trail of an ancient and secret Spanish sect in Uncharted: Golden Abyss.

'I Am Alive' (ALL) Gets Atmospheric Music Score

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 4:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

I Am Alive is an edgy new survival-adventure intellectual property, where players will be challenged to think, react and take risks that will directly affect themselves and those around them.

'Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage' Shows Off Some Environments - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 2:25 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gas Guzzlers is a fast-paced addictive combat racing game played from the behind the car camera perspective and features many different vehicles, weapons, upgrades, on-track bonuses as well as distinctive and astonishing environments.

'Binary Domain' (ALL) Demo Coming This Week

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 1:28 p.m. PST | 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.

'MLB 12: The Show' (ALL) Facts & Features - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 9:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

MLB 12: The Show builds on what has been delivered in previous franchise releases, adding compelling features that bring unparalleled innovation polish to the sports genre, delivering true-to-life gameplay, authentic franchise/season modes, and incredible detail.

'Mass Effect 3' (ALL) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 9:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Earth is burning. Striking from beyond known space, a race of terrifying machines have begun their destruction of the human race. As Commander Shepard, an Alliance Marine, your only hope for saving mankind is to rally the civilizations of the galaxy and launch one final mission to take back the Earth.

Xbox 360 Review - 'SoulCalibur V'

by Jason Grant on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 6:56 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

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

'Prototype 2' (ALL) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 6:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

While in the original you played as Alex Mercer, the tables will be turned in the sequel as you will control Sergeant James Heller with the sole mission of finishing off the protagonist of the first title by becoming a a mutated monster yourself.

'Order Up!' (ALL) Gets PSN Date

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 6:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Order Up!, developed by SuperVillain Studios, is a full-featured cooking and restaurant management video game that promises players a much richer and more entertaining experience by expanding beyond basic slice and dice gameplay.

'Krater' - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 5:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Krater is a lush post-apocalyptic top down RPG and the base pillars are crafting, exploration and consequence. Consequence brings not only the ability for the characters to level up and improve themselves, but also permanent injuries and death.

'Alan Wake' (ALL) PC Collector's Edition Packs Lots Of Extras

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 5:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Alan Wake, the game's protagonist, is a bestselling horror writer, who writes a novel about his darkest nightmares. In the game, those nightmares come true.

'Lollipop Chainsaw' (ALL) - 46 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 3:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Lollipop Chainsaw is an all-new third person action game, the ‘un-deadly’ story of sweet and killer zombie hunter Juliet Starling and her quest to uncover the root of a colossal zombie outbreak.

'Firefall' Community Contest Gets You PAX East 2012 Trip

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 3:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Firefall is a team-based action shooter that thrusts hundreds of players together into a lush, dynamic open world combining intense competitive multiplayer and large-scale cooperative gameplay.

'Torchlight II' - 24 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 3:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

With all new character classes, an expansive overworld, new quests, monsters, and lots of new dungeons, Torchlight II finally lets you play with your friends in the world of Torchlight with an expansive co-op multiplayer experience.

I Like How You Can Compliment And Insult Somebody At The Same Time, In Equal Measure

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2012 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under MOTD

We watched a little bit of the Grammys last night, with the big winners being Adele and the Foo Fighters, each going home with multiple awards. Adele's 21 album won top honor, but I was shocked to hear that the album name signified her age at the time of the recording. She sure does NOT look anywhere near 21 — more like double that number.

What was really worth watching was the return of The Walking Dead. There was more exciting stuff happening in last night's episode than the first seven installments of the second season. Now let's hope that the writers can keep this going. Maybe we'll be able to forgive them for the weak sauce earlier in the second season.