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PS3/X360 Preview - 'Resident Evil 5'

by Thomas Wilde on March 1, 2009 @ 5:57 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Capcom's Resident Evil 5 is the forthcoming installment in the Resident Evil survival horror series, which will debut for the PS3 and X360, promising to revolutionize the series by delivering an unbelievable level of detail, realism and control.

PS3/X360 Review - 'Street Fighter IV'

by Thomas Wilde on Feb. 20, 2009 @ 2:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

SF IV features a mix of returning favorites (Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li etc.) along with new characters created for this game, such as Crimson Viper, Abel, El Fuerte, and Rufus. Characters and environments are rendered in stylized 3D, while the game is played in the classic 2D perspective with additional 3D camera flourishes.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Halo 3' Mythic Map Pack

by Thomas Wilde on Feb. 18, 2009 @ 9:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Bungie is working on the Halo 3 Mythic Map Pack, which will include three new multiplayer maps (Assembly, Orbital and Sandbox), part of the Halo Wars Limited Collector's Edition, and be available on Xbox Live Marketplace later this spring.

Xbox Live Arcade Review - 'Penny Arcade Adventures: Ep. 2'

by Thomas Wilde on Jan. 18, 2009 @ 3:43 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, will be a comic adventure game, the first chapter of the planned episodic series which will feature characters from Penny Arcade, including the well-known Gabe and Tycho.

PC Preview - 'Dragon Age: Origins'

by Thomas Wilde on Aug. 20, 2008 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Dragon Age: Origins represents BioWare’s return to its roots, delivering a fusion elements of existing fantasy works with emotionally-driven narrative, heart-pounding combat, powerful magic abilities and credible digital actors.

PSP Preview - 'Resistance: Retribution'

by Thomas Wilde on Aug. 4, 2008 @ 4:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Resistance: Retribution is a PSP exclusive third-person adventure with an all new story, levels, weapons and enemies, as well as a proprietary targeting system and game engine that pushes the system to its limit, allowing more detailed characters, special effects, and terrain that captures the look and feel of the Resistance universe.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Mirror's Edge'

by Thomas Wilde on July 28, 2008 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Mirror's Edge is a first-person action adventure game where you are Faith, a 'runner' framed for murder in a world where communication channels are highly monitored and the movement of human traffic is closely watched.

NDS Preview - 'Away: Shuffle Dungeon'

by Thomas Wilde on July 25, 2008 @ 6:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Away: Shuffle Dungeon is a new RPG from Mistwalker, known for Lost Odyssey and Blue Dragon, where you take control of the young hero Sword, sole resident of the once booming Webb Village, who must rescue as many kidnapped townsfolk as possible from a mysterious unknown that has been slowly spiriting them away.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Dead Space'

by Thomas Wilde on July 21, 2008 @ 6:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In the bold and often-bloody Dead Space, developed by EA's Redwood Shores Studio, gamers will step into a third-person sci-fi survival horror experience that promises to deliver the ultimate in psychological thrills and gruesome action.

PC Preview - 'Left 4 Dead'

by Thomas Wilde on July 20, 2008 @ 4:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set in a modern day survival-horror universe, the co-operative gameplay of Left 4 Dead casts four “Survivors” in an epic struggle against hordes of swarming zombies and terrifying “Boss Infected” mutants.