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PS3/X360 Review - 'Power Gig: Rise of the SixString'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 8, 2010 @ 4:35 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Power Gig: Rise of the SixString transports players to an entirely new universe, with its own mythology, politics, settings, heroes and villains, where music rules all, using new technology that represents the next evolution of music performance games to provide all players with a more authentic and fun experience.

Wii Review - 'Grease: The Game'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 4, 2010 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Grease video game allows players to sing and dance alongside Danny, Sandy, The Pink Ladies and the T-Birds. The game takes full advantage of the Wii's motion-sensing controls and microphone, and the DS' touch-screen to create exciting gameplay for casual and family gamers eager to experience Grease in a new medium.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 3, 2010 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2 is a tour de force of Naruto thrills and spills. Impressively faithful to the universe of the anime, the game takes players through the Naruto Shippuden story arc with new battle systems enhancing the gameplay.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Vanquish'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 1, 2010 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Vanquish is a new futuristic action game under development at Platinum Games, known for Bayonetta and MadWorld. Cureently there are few details known but it looks like New York is under attack by an out of space type laser beam, and you play a mech like soldier sent in to pick up the pieces.

Wii Review - 'Family Party: Fitness Fun'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 1, 2010 @ 1:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Family Party: Fitness Fun features active gameplay made for kids, including skydiving, hoverboard racing, roller derby, fencing, boxing, and many more activities tailored for kids and family gameplay.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Front Mission Evolved'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 31, 2010 @ 5:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Front Mission Evolved brings the classic Front Mission franchise into an action-packed third-person shooter that gives players full control of a massive humanoid war machine — the wanzer. Players battle through intense combat situations as they explore an immersive world in both the single-layer campaign and online multiplayer.

PS3 Review - 'Sengoku Basara: Samurai Heroes'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 29, 2010 @ 3:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Set during a tumultuous period of Japanese history, Sengoku Basara Samurai Heroes follows players as they fight their way to the dramatic battle of Sekigahara. Players will take up the swords and spears of more than a dozen fierce samurai warriors in huge battles against hundreds of opponents in many exciting stages that lead up to the main event.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 28, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring, developed by Immersion Games using the Unreal Engine 3, features the most popular wrestlers from the quintessential and world-famous Mexican sports event.

XBLA Review - 'Hydrophobia'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 23, 2010 @ 10:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Hydrophobia is a survival adventure about conquering fear in a series of entirely dynamic flooded environments, its story divvied up into three parts, each about 5 hours long, expected to be released within a 12-month period.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Greg Hastings Paintball 2'

by Brian Dumlao on Oct. 21, 2010 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Greg Hastings Paintball 2, players take to the field in 12 global paintball locations, each containing three to six different fields. Seven single-player game modes challenge the most experienced "ballers" to hone their skills and then test them against up to 19 others in seven different multiplayer game types.