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Project Natal/Kinect E3 2010 Media Briefing Summary

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 14, 2010 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 2010 - Pre-E3 2010

Kinect is Microsoft's new controller-free gaming and entertainment experience for the Xbox 360. Prior to its annual press briefing, which will be held later today, Microsoft gathered busloads of people at the Galen Center in Los Angeles on Sunday evening for a presentation.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Alpha Protocol'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on June 7, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Loyalty carries a price and no one knows this more than agent Michael Thorton. A talented young agent cast out by his government, Thorton is the only one with the information needed to stop an impending international catastrophe.

PS3 Review - 'Red Dead Redemption'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 24, 2010 @ 4:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Red Dead Redemption is a Western epic, set at the turn of the 20th century when the lawless and chaotic badlands began to give way to the expanding reach of government and the spread of the Industrial Age.

Wii Review - 'Super Mario Galaxy 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 21, 2010 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Super Mario Galaxy 2 includes the amazing gravity-defying, physics-based exploration from the first game, but is loaded with entirely new galaxies and features to challenge and delight players. On some stages, Mario can pair up with his dinosaur buddy Yoshi and use his tongue to grab items and spit them back at enemies.

Wii Review - 'Trauma Team'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 19, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Encounter unprecedented depth across six distinct fields of medicine: play as a general surgeon, diagnostician, E.M.T., orthopedic surgeon, endoscope technician, and medical examiner. Follow the story as never before with all-new dynamic story sequences inspired by Japanese animation and comics; each dramatic chapter comes vividly to life with distinct style!

PS3/X360 Review - 'Nier'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on May 1, 2010 @ 12:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Nothing is as it seems in Square Enix's latest action adventure game, set in a crumbling world plagued by disease and dark, unrecognizable creatures. Players assume the role of the unyielding protagonist, Nier, resolute in his quest to discover a cure for his daughter, who is infected with the Black Scrawl virus. With powerful allies and a mysterious book, Nier encounters things that will confound even the mightiest of warriors.

PSN/XBLA Review - 'Final Fight: Double Impact'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 17, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Final Fight: Double Impact is a dual release of two classic arcade side-scrolling beat-'em-ups. Final Fight follows the adventures of Cody, Guy and Haggar, fighting their way across crime-ridden Metro City in hopes of saving Haggar's daughter, while in Magic Sword, you take on the role of the "The Brave One," a fierce warrior who bears the daunting responsibility of cleansing evil forces from an ancient tower.

PS3/X360 Multiplayer Preview - 'Lost Planet 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 8, 2010 @ 5:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Lost Planet 2 will be told from the perspective of various Snow Pirate factions. Set 10 years after the original, a climate change has melted the snow-covered landscape and created new environments such as jungles. LP2 will feature co-op, turret-toting Mechs and Gears of War 2-like portable cover/shields.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Resonance of Fate'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 3, 2010 @ 7:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Resonance of Fate follows Zephyr, PMC employee Vashyron, and Subject 20 who is condemned to die on her 20th birthday. End of Eternity's battle system involves real-time gunplay elements, along with the aforementioned military theme.

PS2 Review - 'Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 2, 2010 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

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