Archives by Day

April 2018

About Rainier

PC gamer, WorthPlaying EIC, globe-trotting couch potato, patriot, '80s headbanger, movie watcher, music lover, foodie and man in black -- squirrel!


Tuesday, November 29, 2011 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Nov. 29, 2011 @ 4:00 p.m. PST

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 ...

Assassin's Creed: Revelations (PC)

Assassin's Creed Revelations marks the peak of the epic journey of master assassin Ezio Auditore in the age-old war between Assassins and Templars. Assassin's Creed Revelations blends combat, hyper-realistic graphics and a tale of intrigue and self-discovery.

In Assassin's Creed Revelations, master assassin Ezio Auditore walks in the footsteps of the legendary assassin Altair on a journey of revelation. It is a perilous path — one that will take Ezio to Constantinople, the heart of the Ottoman Empire, where a growing army of Templars threatens to destabilize the region.

The online multiplayer experience also returns, refined and expanded, with more modes, more maps and more characters that allow players to test their assassin skills against others.

Fractal: Make Blooms Not War (PC)

Fractal is an enthralling music puzzler experience. Push, Combo, and Chain your way through a pulsing technicolor dreamscape while expanding your consciousness at 130 BPM.

With 3 unique and challenging game modes, amazing HD-Quality graphics, and an ever-evolving soundtrack, Fractal is sure to destroy what little productivity you have left.

Key Features:

  • 3 Distinct modes of play: Campaign, Puzzle, and Arcade
  • All-new Musicbox Audio Engine composes music based on how you play
  • Colors! Hexagons! Particle Effects! Ridiculous Callouts!

NBA 2K12: Legends Showcase DLC (PS3/X360)

Legends Showcase allows gamers to select from more than 300 of the NBA's all-time greatest players, including Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson and Dr. J, and compete in authentic pick-up games from 1-on-1 up to 5-on-5. Legends Showcase also features mini-games, such as 21 and H-O-R-S-E, along with other new features like the 2-on-2 Teammate Challenge and 3-on-3 Era Challenge. Gamers can also unlock current NBA players to create unique match-ups between legends and current stars. Finally, for the ultimate challenge, gamers can bring their My Player into the mix and battle the legends of the NBA to see how they stack up against the best ever.

Legends Showcase also includes Classic Quick Match, a new mode that allows gamers to play online with the "NBA's Greatest" teams in a regular simulation setting.

Legends Showcase is add-on content that requires NBA 2K12 to play. It is available for $9.99 via PlayStation Network and 800 Microsoft points via Xbox Live Marketplace.

Rocksmith: Rock Hits 2 DLC (PS3/X360)

The Rocksmith: Rock Hits 2 DLC includes the following songs: "Cousins" by Vampire Weekend, "20th Century Boy" by T. Rex and "I Hate Everything About You" by Three Days Grace.

Each song is available for individual purchase for $2.99 on the Playstation Network or for 240 Microsoft points on Xbox Live.

Victorian Admirals (PC)

In the late 1880s, the policy of imperialism in the Pacific led to a local naval conflict between the U.S.A., Chile, the German Empire and the Kingdom of Spain. None wanted a big war, so quick clashes of colonial squadrons in tropical waters will decide who will rule Oceania.

Victorian Admirals is a naval combat game that allows you to set up battles among squadron groups, their formations and management, with realistic ship models and characteristics, as well as advanced ballistic and weapon models.

XIII: Lost Identity (PC)

Help XIII find his true identity in this mysterious adventure game! With a host of enemies and danger at every turn, XIII needs your help. Pursued by mysterious strangers and wanted for the assassination of the President of the United States of America, his life becomes a whirl of conspiracy and intrigue. Pay close attention to everything around you because it will no doubt be your only chance to piece together XIII's enigmatic past.

blog comments powered by Disqus