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'Toy Story 3' (ALL) Movie Cast Interview Part 1

by Adam Pavlacka on June 10, 2010 @ 8:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Toy Story 3: The Video Game features a story mode that follows the Toy Story 3 film adventures in which Buzz, Woody and friends grapple with their uncertain future as Andy prepares to depart for college, as well as a Toy Box mode allowing fans to create their own unique story. Disney sent over a pre-canned interview with Toy Story 3 actors Jeff Garlin, Kristen Schaal and Joan Cusack.

1C Company North American PR Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on June 9, 2010 @ 5:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Last week, we met up with 1C Company for their annual Gamers' Day at the Russian Consulate. We snagged a few minutes with David Tractenberg, head of 1C's North American PR and quizzed him on a myriad of topics, including Russian drinking protocol, digital games distribution, and the attempted theft of Breach.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Green Day: Rock Band'

by Adam Pavlacka on June 8, 2010 @ 7:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The game is an extension and expression of Green Day’s most-defining albums and key moments throughout their career to date. It will feature likenesses of Green Day members Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, and Tré Cool, as well as select venues and art specific to the band's history.

'Puzzle Quest 2' (ALL) Developer Interview

by Adam Pavlacka on June 6, 2010 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Puzzle Quest 2 features a blend of match-3 gem matching and fantasy, with a simple but meaningful role playing experience, using all-new weapons, spells, and shields that make every decision meaningful and never passive in the deepest puzzle adventure yet.

PS3 Preview - 'Killzone 3'

by Adam Pavlacka on June 2, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Bringing back ferocious action on a grand scale, Killzone 3 is an explosive cinematic experience more intense than ever before. Loaded with more vehicles, explosive high powered weapons and a vicious close-combat system, resume the fight against a remorseless Helghast Army of colossal proportions. This is David vs. Goliath ... if Goliath had thousands of troops and a thermonuclear arsenal.

XBLA Preview - 'Hydro Thunder Hurricane'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 30, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Featuring all-new, over-the-top themed environments, rocket-powered speedboats, gorgeous visuals, and amazing dynamic water physics, Hydro Thunder Hurricane is the adrenaline dripping sequel fans have been waiting for.

Movie Review - 'Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 30, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time, which can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Crackdown 2'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 29, 2010 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Crackdown 2 takes multiplayer gaming to unprecedented levels for the ultimate cooperative and competitive multiplayer experience, providing you and your friends with the complete freedom to explore, destroy and play as you return to restore justice and peace to Pacific City — by any means necessary.

Is a 'Beyond Good & Evil 2' (ALL) Announcement Coming at E3?

by Adam Pavlacka on May 18, 2010 @ 12:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In 2003, Ubisoft released its action/adventure Beyond Good & Evil, but sales numbers were disappointing, and the franchise was abandoned. Since the UbiDays 08 teaser, not much has been said, apart from Ubisoft's Michel Ancel revealing that BG&E 2 will be more complex and immersive than the original.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Alan Wake'

by Adam Pavlacka on May 18, 2010 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Alan Wake, the game's protagonist, is a bestselling horror writer who writes a novel about his darkest nightmares. In the game, those nightmares come true.