'Lost Planet 3' (ALL) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 11:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The extreme and unpredictable conditions that characterized the Lost Planet series return, harsher than ever before. Lost Planet 3 reveals new truths about the foreboding planet and the colonial history of E.D.N. III.

'Akaneiro: Demon Hunters' Revealed

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 11:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Akaneiro: Demon Hunters is an action-RPG, which takes you back to feudal Japan and pits you against the Yokai, demonic creatures inspired by Japanese myth and folklore.

'Resident Evil 6' (ALL) Ahead Of Schedule - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 9:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blending action and survival horror, Resident Evil 6 is the most ambitious, immersive and feature rich title of the series to date and promises to be the dramatic horror experience of the year.

'Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II' (ALL) Features Unlockable Episode Metal

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 8:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Armed with all-new character animations and a completely reworked physics engine, Episode II will expand the Sonic 4 storyline with new areas to speed through and new challenges to face.

'Dragon's Dogma' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 7:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in a huge open world, Dragon's Dogma offers an exhilarating and fulfilling action combat game with the freedom to explore and interact in a rich, living and breathing world. Alongside your party of three, you set out to track down and destroy a mysterious dragon.

'Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes' Goes Open Beta

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 7:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes is a new Free2Play Player-Versus-Player game based on Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning which will advance online action games by delivering instant, fast-paced, and competitive PvP arena gameplay.

'Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor' (X360) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 6:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Steel Battalion is a battle-mech simulator that lets you seat inside the cockpit of a mechanized VT (Vertical Tank) and enter into futuristic military warfare, where you pilot 20 different mechs in a multinational task force operation in an effort to overthrow the government.

PlayStation Store Gets World Gone Sour, Skullgirls, Demo, DLCs, And Tracks

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 6:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony has rolled out new PlayStation Store content, starting with free Playstation Plus content/discounts,The Pinball Arcade, Treasures Of Montezuma Blitz (free), Skullgirls (+ demo), World Gone Sour, demo for Sniper Elite V2, DLCs for UNCHARTED 3, Ridge Racer, MotorStorm RC, Mass Effect 3, Tales Of Graces, Disgaea 4, Hyperdimension Neptunia Mk2, Final Fantasy XIII-2, Dynasty Warriors 7, Warriors Orochi 3, Saints Row The Third, Dungeon Defenders, song packs for Rock Band 3, the usual game/movie trailers, and PS3 themes, and downloadable PSP/PS0ne games.

'Devil May Cry' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 3:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set against a contemporary backdrop, DmC will depict a duplicitous world where nothing is ever as it seems and the line between good and evil is constantly blurred. Spurred into action by the promises of a trusted relation, Dante bursts into this world intent on revenge at any cost.

'NHL 12' (ALL) Predicts 2012 Stanley Cup Quarterfinals

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 3:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NHL 12 is the latest installment on the hockey franchise, where you can play your way to super stardom in the revamped Be a Pro mode and experience the authentic action and energy of real life hockey with the Full Contact Physics Engine.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on April 10, 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 ...

'Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning' (ALL) Teeth of Naros DLC - Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 2:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is an epic, open-world role-playing game set in Amalur, a mysterious and magical new fantasy world created by New York Times best-selling author R. A. Salvatore, bringing a new level of intense action combat to the RPG genre.

'Nexuiz' (ALL) Launches Limited PC Beta

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 1:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nexuiz is a fast paced Arena first-person shooter with extremely competitive game play made specifically for consoles. The game will feature a mutator system that allows players to change the rules of the match; as players rank, new mutators become available for them to use.

'MUD: FIM Motocross World Championship' (ALL) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 1:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

MUD: FIM Motocross World Championship is a high-intensity motocross game allowing players to perform outstanding tricks and show their skills.

GameStop Sued Over DLC Issues With Used Games, Settlement Reached

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 11:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yesterday, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, Senior District Judge Thelton E. Henderson entered an order preliminarily approving a class action settlement Baron and Budd reached with GameStop Corporation.

'Resident Evil Chronicles HD Collection' (PS3) - Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 11:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil Chronicles HD Selection combines former Wii-exclusive rail shooters Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles and Resident Evil: Darkside Chronicles into one bundle on the PS3, featuring Move support and HD graphics.

'Sniper Elite 2' (ALL) Demo On PSN/XBL, PC Soon

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 10:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sniper Elite V2 will be a modern take on the classic Sniper Elite for the current generation of consoles – revitalizing a genre all of its own.

'Dungeonbowl' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 10:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dungeonbowl is set in the fantasy American Football inspired game world already adapted as a video game by Cyanide. The key difference between Dungeonbowl and Blood Bowl as is rather obvious from the name, is that Dungeonbowl is played in a dangerous dungeon!

'Guild Wars 2' Pre-Order Campaign Launched - Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 5:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While Guild Wars 2 adds a persistent world, it retains the unique characteristics of the original game, including a strong narrative, extensive instanced game play, an anti-grind design philosophy, and strong support for competitive play.

'The Witch and the Hundred Knight' (PS3) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 5:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Adopting high-res, fully 3D environments and characters, as well as a dark fantasy world brought to life by Takehito Harada, The Witch and the Hundred Knight delivers a new action RPG experience.

'Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2013' (ALL) Announced

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 4:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Duels of the Planeswalkers lets players simulate the Magic: The Gathering trading card game through lush interactive 3-D environments. The arcade-style game takes players on a journey through a vast Multiverse of unique worlds where they are deemed Planeswalkers, powerful mages who battle others for glory, knowledge and conquest.

'Madagascar 3: The Video Game' (ALL) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 4:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In an adventure-filled tour across Europe with a traveling circus, players can take on the role of Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo in a journey to escape the evil clutches of crazed animal control officer Captain Chantal Dubois and return home to New York City.

'All Zombies Must Die! Scorepocalypse' Announced, Coming Soon

by Rainier on April 10, 2012 @ 4:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In this frantic twin-stick shooter, players return to the town of Deadhill, where McJagger’s official job is to flush the streets of the undead and recue any lingering civilians.

PC Review - 'Jagged Alliance: Back in Action'

by Amanda Rhi "StormyDawn" Hale on April 10, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

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.