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'Cave Story 3D' (3DS) Gets Delayed - Screens

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cave Story is an action-adventure game overflowing with unmatched charm and character, taking players into a world where a race of rabbit-like creatures, called Mimigas, run free on a serene floating island.

'Gears of War 3' (X360) Unlocks Items When You Play Prequel

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 6:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gears of War 3 plunges players into a harrowing tale of hope, survival, and brotherhood that concludes the current story arc for Gears of War. With the last human city destroyed and the remaining survivors stranded, time is running out for Marcus and his comrades as they fight to save the human race from the jaws of extinction.

ROCKtropia Spaceships Sold In Auction For Big Money

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 6:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

ROCKtropia is the pop culture capital of Virtual Worlds,  where the mythology and game play is inspired by current events, pop culture and movie n’ music icons. ROCKtropia features MMO Style Game Play, FPS Action, Social networking and peer to peer E-Commerce.

'Bodycount' (ALL) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 4:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Bodycount players become ensnared in a clandestine global power struggle as a powerful combat asset with a green-light to eliminate enemies known only as ‘Targets’ on behalf of the ‘Network’.

'Call of Duty: Black Ops' (ALL) Bundles First Strike DLC, For Limited Time Only

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 4:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Duty: Black Ops takes players behind enemy lines in an entirely new chapter in the first-person action series. Black Ops is set during the Cold War era featuring at least two main characters, multiplayer that will go beyond the single-player story, as well as a two- to four-player co-op mode.

'Pro Cycling Manager: Tour de France 2011' v1.0.1.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 4:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

Pro Cycling Manager: Tour de France 2011 features an improved 3D engine that powers the realistic races, while environments boast more varied scenery, landscapes, and tracks than ever before. New cyclist models of various shapes have been designed, reflecting the real-life stature and riding style of each competitor.

'Galaga Legions DX' (ALL) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Galaga is set to celebrate its 30th anniversary against the largest Galaga armada ever seen with Galaga Legions DX where players will blast their way through waves of Galaga in one of the most intense and visually stunning shooters available.

Summer of Arcade 2011 Lineup Gets Priced And Dated, Buy Five, Get Freebie

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 4:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Xbox Live is proud to present the fourth annual Summer of Arcade program, delivering blockbuster downloadable games that are fun for everyone. Starting this July, enjoy five consecutive weeks of the season’s most highly anticipated titles, which you can instantly download and play!

'Dhaila's Adventures' (ALL) Now Accepting Beta Test Sign-ups

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 4:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dhaila's Adventures is an open-ended third person RPG/Adventure game featuring Dhaila, a young fairy whose powers are bound to nature. The game will rely on gameplay taking place in an open world where the player will update the origins of Dhaila and help fulfill her destiny.

'Forza Motorsport 4' (X360) Limited Collector's Edition Packs Extra Cars - Screens

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 3:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Forza Motorsport 4 will bring together genre-defining, controller-based racing, the power and freedom of Kinect, and content from leading brands like “Top Gear” to create an automotive experience unlike anything before it.

Five for Five Bundle Now Includes Six Titles

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 3:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Independent developer Lunar Workshop, in conjunction with indie teams around the globe, announced the Five for Five bundle, a collection of five (now six) independent games offered for 5 US dollars.

'Dark Souls' (ALL) Wants You To Design Your Own Shield

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 3:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dark Souls is a brand new action RPG set in a rich, dark fantasy universe. Tense dungeon crawling, fearsome enemy encounters and groundbreaking online features combine for a truly unique RPG experience.

'Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2012' (ALL) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2012 takes gamers on a fun-filled, fast-paced adventure around the globe. With the world as their playground, players will explore a vast expanse of mountains and valleys with unprecedented choices in direction never before seen in a Cabela’s hunting game.

'Crysis 2' (ALL) v1.9 Patch/DirectX11/Texture Pack Available NOW

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 9:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Crysis 2, New York is under the attack of a unique and frightening alien species that combines deadly weaponry, exceptional sensory abilities and intelligent collaboration to present players with the most challenging opponents ever seen in a first-person shooter.

'Need for Speed: Shift 2 Unleashed' (ALL) Legends And Speedhunters DLCs Coming To PC For Free

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shift 2 Unleashed builds on the true drivers experience by introducing the driver’s battle, an even more authentic and primal feeling of power and speed which elevates the fundamental competitive race into a struggle for supremacy against other drivers and even the track itself.

'Brink' (ALL) Agents Of Change DLC - Screens

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brink is an immersive shooter that blends single-player, co-op, and multiplayer gameplay into one seamless experience, allowing you to develop your character across all modes of play. You decide the role you want to assume in the world of Brink as you fight to save yourself and mankind's last refuge for humanity.

U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down California Video Game Law

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 8:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The U.S. Supreme Court today upheld the ruling of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and struck down a 2005 California statue that would regulate the sale and rental of computer and video games.

Unreal Development Kit - June Beta Available NOW

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 7:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epic Games launched the Unreal Development Kit (UDK), the free edition of Unreal Engine 3 that provides access to the toolset used in blockbuster video games, 3D visualizations, digital films and more.

PSN/XBLA Preview - 'Warlords'

by Adam Pavlacka on June 27, 2011 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Warlords is a one-to-four player, arcade action game in which players will defend their castles from mischievous minions and ferocious fireballs spun from the mouth of a maniacal dragon. In this whimsical reinvention of the beloved classic, players will face the ultimate battle of speed, strategy and survival.

PS3 Review - 'MX vs. ATV Alive'

by Brad Hilderbrand on June 27, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

MX vs. ATV Alive will take the original franchise to exhilarating new heights with Bar-to-Bar racing, enhanced physics and the next step in downloadable content distribution.

'Dominions 3: The Awakening' - v3.27 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Patch

Dominions 3: The Awakening is a turn-based strategy game set in a world of epic struggle between men, monsters, and gods. This v3.24 patch adds new features, enhances gameplay, and corrects bugs that occasionally show up.

We Are Protected By The Enormity Of Your Stupidity

by Rainier on June 27, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under MOTD

The weekend was great! The weather held up great, we went hiking, played a few games (Red Faction Armageddon, Stronghold Kingdoms, APB Reloaded and even some Duke Nukem Forever), and yesterday we went to see Super 8. It's not the best movie but entertaining enough. Somebody described Super 8 as a mixture between Stand By Me and E.T. Seems like an odd comparison, but now that we've seen it, it's pretty accurate.

We also watched some more Leverage and the newest episode of Falling Skies, which is shaping up to be a solid series.

Now on to work ...