'Darksiders II' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 8:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Darksiders II follows the exploits of Death, one of the four horsemen of the Apocalypse, in a weaving tale that runs parallel to the events in the original Darksiders game.

Arcade NEXT Brings A Month Of New Titles To XBLA

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 7:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beginning April 18, a new downloadable title will launch on Xbox LIVE Arcade from Microsoft Studios every Wednesday, through May 9.

'The Secret World' (ALL) Making Public Appearance At PAX East - Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 5:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

An ancient, dreaming evil stirs. Dangerous creatures awaken. The Earth is in mortal peril. The wonders and horrors of the secret world are re-emerging in our world. The time has come to take up arms in the war between good & evil. Warriors and champions of Gaia, your training is about to begin. Rise. You have been chosen.

'Phantom Breaker' (X360) - New Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 4:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Phantom Breaker is a 2D arcade fighting game with a setting that takes place in Japan. A mystery organization led by Phantom organized a fighting tournament in Tokyo, the winner whom will have their wish granted.

Nintendo Download (NDSi/3DS/Wii) Thursday, March 22, 2012

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 3:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo added two WiiWare, and two NDSi/eShop titles, and one video to the Shop Channels. Nintendo owners with online access can redeem points to download: Carmen Sandiego Adventures in Math: The Island of Diamonds (Wiiware), Zombie Slayer Diox, 1st Class Poker & BlackJack, Sabotage by Wale (NDSi/3DS/eShop).

Thursday, March 22, 2012 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 3:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:


We will update this throughout the day when new announcements become available. Read more for details ...

'X-Motor Racing' v1.35 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 2:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

X-Motor Racing is an arcade racing game with next generation physics model, including all classes of cars from old RWD to modern sports cars, physics, and various graphical features. This demo includes 3 tracks, one car and is now updated with new physics surfaces, damage model, etc.

'Angry Birds Space' (ALL) Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 2:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under Demo

Angry Birds is a physics-based castle demolition game where players use catapults to dish out revenge on thieving green pigs that have stolen the Birds’ eggs. Each feathery fowl has unique destructive powers capable of attacking the pigs’ fiendishly fortified castles.

'LittleBigPlanet Karting' (PS3) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 8:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

LittleBigPlanet Karting will provide fans a new means to Play, Create, Share in the form of a competitive and cooperative karting adventure based in expansive 3D environments for the first time and one that is unmistakably LittleBigPlanet.

'Forge Of Empires' Now Accepting Closed Beta Sign-ups

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 8:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Forge Of Empires players will have the chance to build and lead an entire empire through the centuries and write the history of mankind.

'Theatrhythm Final Fantasy' (3DS) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 7:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy is a celebration of the greatest musical moments from the history of the Final Fantasy series.

'Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir' (3DS) Public Preview Event

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 7:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir is an immersive, horror-themed game that uses its built-in camera functions and augmented-reality features to enhance a sinister, spellbinding storyline, incorporating players own pictures and surroundings to create a personalized 3D horror experience.

'Summer Stars 2012' (ALL) - Screens

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 6:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Summer Stars offers a challenging and deep career mode, multiplayer modes for up to four players and a large variety of disciplines and venues, and will deliver high replay value and hours of fun for players.

Spellbound Files For Bankruptcy Protection

by Rainier on March 22, 2012 @ 3:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spellbound Entertainment, known for Gothic 4, Desperados and Airline Tycoon, has filed for insolvency at the Amtsgericht Offenburg, the result of an investment round breaking down in its final stages.

PS3 Review - 'Yakuza: Dead Souls'

by Brian Dumlao on March 22, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Yakuza: Dead Souls, also known as Yakuza Of The End, is the next iteration of the iconic Japanese series and features the entire story line, Japanese downloadable content and a brand-new minigame, Pachislot.