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'Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 8:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is the latest installment in the MGS franchise, powered by the new FOX engine.

Nintendo Download (ALL) Thursday, October 31, 2013

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 6:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo added three Wii U, eight 3DS/NDSi/eShop and two Virtual console titles to the Shop Channels. Nintendo owners with online access can redeem points to download: Wii Fit U, Ben 10 Omniverse 2, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (WiiU), Beyblade Evolution, Ben 10 Omniverse 2, PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril, Saban's Power Rangers Megaforce, AiRace Speed (demo), Arcade Classics 3D and Angry Bunnies (NDSi/3DS/eShop), Super Castlevania IV and Milon's Secret Castle (VC).

'X Rebirth' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 5:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

X Rebirth is set to transport the series to another dimension with radically new game design and top notch graphics, heralding more than just an additional chapter within the X series, it is a fresh beginning bringing with it a number of gameplay innovations without compromising its successful origins.

'South Park: The Stick of Truth' (ALL) Further Delayed Until 2014 - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 4:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

South Park: The Stick of Truth is an epic role-playing adventure that allows the user to befriend Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny and explore the quiet little mountain town.

'Dementium II' (ALL) Available For Pre-Order On Steam - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 4:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Continuing the storyline from the original, Dementium II will deliver better visuals, more haunting audio, and sharper scares than its predecessor, promising to take players even closer to the precipice of madness.

Thursday, October 31, 2013 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 4:32 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 ...

Ubisoft Drops Online Pass for 'Assassin's Creed IV' (ALL) and Future Games

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 1:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Building on the popular naval missions featured in AC III, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is set in the 1700s during the Golden Age of Piracy, letting you roam the Caribbean islands as Edward Kenway, grandfather of AC III's main character Ratonhnhaké:ton, aka Connor.

'Dark Souls II' (ALL) - 27 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 11:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dark Souls II will continue a legacy of goading its passionate fan base with unrelenting challenge and suffering that are considered a hallmark of the series; while presenting new devilishly devised obstacles for players to overcome.

'Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z' (ALL) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 11:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, players battle fierce zombies as YAIBA, a cyborg ninja brought back to life with cyber-technology, who will do anything for revenge.

'Forza Motorsport 5' (XOne) Unveils New Cars - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 10:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Forza Motorsport 5 is the latest edition of the racing franchise taking advantage of the infinite power of the cloud, setting a new bar for racing games.

'SoulCalibur II HD Online' (ALL) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 10:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SoulCalibur II HD Online re-imagines the beloved title by adding online multiplayer support to the title as well as vibrant updated graphics to take advantage of modern high definition TVs.

'Tank Operations: European Campaign' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 10:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tank Operations: European Campaign is a classically inspired turn-based strategy where players will take on the role of a WWII Field Marshal, blasting through 12 campaigns in turn-based warfare.

BlizzCon 2013 To Rock Out With Blink-182 Concert

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 10:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard announced plans for its seventh BlizzCon gaming convention, taking place Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

'Ben 10: Omniverse 2' (ALL) - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Ben 10 Omniverse 2, players will be able to control Ben Tennyson in an all new adventure set in Ben’s universe as he battles a new foe, the Incurseans, and infiltrates the enemy’s intergalactic warship while he finds his way home.

'Defiance' (ALL) Gets Halloween Update, New DLC Planned

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Defiance introduces players to a world where humans and aliens live together on a planet ravaged by decades of conflict. The game combines the intense action of a shooter, with the persistence, scale, and customization of an MMO, while its TV counterpart exudes the scope, story, and drama of a sci-fi epic.

'One Piece: Romance Dawn' (3DS) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 8:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In One Piece: Romance Dawn, eager fans will have the opportunity to live all of One Piece epic battles against the most famous bosses such as Buggy, Arlong, Crocodile, Rob Lucci and much more.

PS3 Review - 'Skylanders: Swap Force'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 6:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Skylanders SWAP Force combines collectible real-world toys with an epic virtual game world, featuring 16 new SWAP Force characters, along with 32 core Skylanders characters and eight new LightCore characters.

'Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 12:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the iconic Dungeons & Dragons Forgotten Realms universe from Wizards of the Coast, Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition includes the adventures Shadows of Amn and Throne of Bhaal.

'Red Baron' Kickstarter Canceled, Will Return In 2014

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Red Baron is back in a modern version of the classic flight sim. With a focus on immersion and delivering the ultimate WWI dogfighting experience, Red Baron will be everything the series' fans dreamed of.

'Deathfire' Preparing Kickstarter Campaign - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 31, 2013 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Deathfire is a first-person, party-based role-playing game with a focus on the story and character development.