by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 5, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
This fast-paced 2-D side scroller takes vampire hunters on a chase to bring Dracula, the Lord of Darkness, to his eternal slumber. Designed by the producer of the legendary Castlevania series, Koji Igarashi, Harmony of Despair allows friends to play together via online co-op story mode or duke it out in Survival Mode to see who is the best vampire hunter.
by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 4, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Ar tonelico Qoga is the final installment in the Ar tonelico series. In Sol Cluster, a kingdom is ruled by Clustania, an organization with an ultimate goal of enslaving humans and ruling the world. Two key Reyvateils(humanoids) fight back against the injustice.
by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 3, 2010 @ 2:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Featuring an incredible 83-song setlist and access to far more music than any other music game, as well as innovative new gameplay modes and instruments, Rock Band 3 will change the way fans think about and play music games. This next iteration in the Rock Band platform has something new for everyone and also supports traditional Rock Band gameplay with players’ existing instruments.
by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 3, 2010 @ 2:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Plants vs. Zombies combines real-time strategy, tower defense and collectible card games, but in a casual context.
by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 2, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Ghost Trick blends fun logic puzzles with the world of the supernatural, making for an entirely new and unique experience in the handheld gaming space. Part adventure game, part puzzle game, Ghost Trick's gameplay will challenge players' brains while its distinct art elements and character designs will deliver the fun.
by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 1, 2010 @ 8:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Z.H.P. is an all new IP developed by the same team that brought the Disgaea series. The game retains the same hardcore SRPG aspects of Disgaea, but with a deeper customization feature for the character and even more randomly generated contents in battles.
by Adam Pavlacka on Aug. 1, 2010 @ 8:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Shank is an over-the-top action/adventure, built with all the things that the devs over at Klei Entertainment are passionate about: amazing control, great animation, immersive environment, and everything else that we feel like, and none of the stuff we don't.
by Adam Pavlacka on July 31, 2010 @ 3:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Mafia II immerses players in the mob underworld of a fictitious late 1940s-early 1950s scenario by fusing high-octane gunplay with white-knuckle driving and an engaging narrative. Players will easily become engaged in the game's cinematic Hollywood movie experience with strong, believable characters in a living, breathing city.
by Adam Pavlacka on July 30, 2010 @ 1:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Isaac Clarke returns for another heart-pounding adventure, taking the fight to the Necromorphs in this thrilling action-horror experience using gruesome new tools, empowering him as he meets new characters, explores Zero-G environments, and fights against a relentless necromorph onslaught.
by Adam Pavlacka on July 28, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under
The anime style characters and backgrounds from previous Atelier titles remain, but they have been upgraded with a stunning cell-shaded animation style. The basic game play carries over the tradition of the series, using alchemy as the main focal point, where players can craft new items and also battle enemies using the power of alchemy.