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April 2014


PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Battlefield: Bad Company 2'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 29, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

The Bad Company crew again find themselves in the heart of the action, where they must use every weapon and vehicle at their disposal to survive. The action unfolds with unprecedented intensity, introducing a level of fervor to vehicular warfare never before experienced in a modern warfare action game.

PS3 Preview - 'White Knight Chronicles'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 26, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

White Knight Chronicles provides RPG fans with a unique battle system, and robust online gameplay rooted in an epic adventure. Throughout the game you'll have the opportunity to explore the massive world, experiencing a medieval-like fantasy where the hero is able to engage in combat as the larger-than-life White Knight.

Wii Preview - 'Calling'

by Dustin Chadwell on Jan. 20, 2010 @ 7:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Konami has unveiled a terrifying new take on the horror genre, in the form of Hudson Soft’s Calling. Using unique interaction elements, the Wii game features an innovative adventure concept and is driven by its terrifying story and many traps and mysteries.

NDS Preview - 'Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 10, 2010 @ 6:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey, a first-person science fiction RPG for NDS, is a startlingly original entry in the award-winning Shin Megami Tensei universe, Strange Journey takes the heralded RPG franchise to exciting new frontiers.

PS2/Wii Preview - 'Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 7, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Sakura Wars is a Strategy RPG that features a unique sim-based story system. An in-depth storyline exists, much like in any other RPG; however, the player’s destiny in the game is not predetermined.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Final Fantasy XIII'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 2, 2010 @ 7:06 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

FF XIII provides tangible, intuitive controls while delivering seamless transitions between real-time gameplay and stunning in-game cinematics. The latest in cutting-edge technology has been utilized in development of Final Fantasy XIII, thus making this newest addition to the Final Fantasy series worthy of the title next generation.

PSP Preview - 'Silent Hill: Shattered Memories'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Dec. 27, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Harry Mason wakes up after a car accident to find that his daughter Cheryl is missing. He'll wander the snowy streets of Silent Hill searching for answers of her disappearance, but when the world freezes over, he will need to escape the lumbering demons that haunt his steps.

PS3 Preview - 'ModNation Racers'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Dec. 25, 2009 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

ModNation Racers is a thoroughly fresh take on classic kart racing that empowers the player to personalize their entire game. Players can create their own Mod character, styling their own racing kart and even building an imaginative track that can be shared with the rest of the PlayStation community.

Xbox Live Arcade Preview - '0 Day Attack on Earth'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Dec. 20, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Earth is under attack by massive creatures from outer space. Now you can save Earth with a huge arsenal of heavy-power artillery at your disposal. Climb into your fighter jet and wage fierce battles against these gruesome aggressors, giving you full range of motion and attack while you engage in airstrikes over real world cities such as Tokyo, New York and Paris.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Darksiders'

by Thomas Wilde on Dec. 17, 2009 @ 4:25 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Darksiders is an action/adventure game that gives players the ability to experience the supernatural destructive power of WAR, one of the four horsemen of the apocalypse, as he explores a demon ravaged world -- seeking revenge and ultimate redemption with a vast array of modern and mythical weaponry.

PC Preview - 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Dec. 14, 2009 @ 2:28 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat unfolds shortly after the end of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl. Having discovered about the open path to the Zone center, the government decides to hold a large-scale military "Fairway" operation aimed to take the CNPP under control.

X360/PC Preview - 'Mass Effect 2'

by Sanford May on Dec. 7, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

The Mass Effect trilogy is a scifi adventure set in a vast universe filled with dangerous alien life forms and mysterious uncharted planets. In this dark second chapter, Saren's evil army of Geth soldiers has just been defeated, and humans, who are still struggling to make their mark on the galactic stage, are now faced with an even greater peril

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Alien Breed Evolution'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Dec. 6, 2009 @ 3:42 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Alien Breed Evolution, powered by the Unreal Engine 3, is an action packed, tense single-player adventure and an absolute blast of a co-op game, a "retro-modern" remake of the 1991 original that helped the now-indie dev/publisher burst onto the Amiga scene 18 years ago.

PC Preview - 'Divinity II: Ego Draconis'

by Reggie Carolipio on Dec. 4, 2009 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

In Divinity II: Ego Draconis, players find themselves once again in Rivellon, a timeless world full of awe and magic, shattered and frightened by the apocalyptic wars of the past. No one knows why so many people had to give their lives. Everything seems to be over, but the peace was deceptive, for the demon has returned and the horror once again runs its course.

PSP Preview - 'God Eater'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Nov. 28, 2009 @ 10:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Namco Bandai's God Eater looks like an attempt to piggyback on the success of Capcom's Monster Hunter in Japan, as the action rpg has replaced dinosaurs with gods and demons sent down to purify Earth. Featuring plenty of customization options and not only includes a solo mode but also 4 player co-op.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'MX vs. ATV Reflex'

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 16, 2009 @ 5:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

MX vs. ATV Reflex introduces the all-new Rhythm Racing 2.0 physics engine allowing real-world terrain deformation, and an intuitive, dual-stick control scheme that separates man from machine, as well as a wide variety of race modes, vehicles and worlds to explore.

Xbox 360 Hands-On Preview - 'Dark Void'

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 15, 2009 @ 4:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Dark Void is a highly innovative action title that will deliver a groundbreaking combination of fast-paced vertical combat mixed with mid-air and on-foot action.

Wii Preview - 'Astro Boy: The Video Game'

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 14, 2009 @ 3:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Based on the upcoming feature film inspired by itself, Astro Boy: The Video Game will allow players to become Astro Boy, a young boy robot with incredible powers who takes to the streets and skies on an epic adventure to save Metro City from the clutches of the evil President Stone and his robot army.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Fairytale Fights'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 14, 2009 @ 6:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Fairytale Fights players choose one favorite fairytale character with whom they will try and save a fantasy world from certain doom. Luckily many different weapons lay around in this fairytale world, which players can use to shoot and carve up enemies… and this is where the fun begins!

X360/PC Preview - 'Left 4 Dead 2'

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 9, 2009 @ 7:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

L4D2 promises to set a new benchmark for cooperative action games, adding melee combat to enable deeper cooperative gameplay, with items such as a chainsaw, frying pan, axe, baseball bat, and more.