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Tuesday, March 19, 2013 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on March 19, 2013 @ 3:00 p.m. PDT

Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington DLC - Episode 2 (PS3/X360/PC)

In Assassin's Creed III's "The Tyranny of King Washington" DLC, George Washington falls prey to the temptation of limitless power. The new single-player campaign is told through three content packs that showcase an alternate history following the American Revolution. You invoke the power of the wolf to stalk enemies and call upon wolf packs to take down your foes in order to return freedom to the country by dethroning the tyrant.

The Betrayal continues the next chapter in Ratonhnhaké:ton's war against King George Washington. Gamers find an unlikely ally in Boston. Ratonhnhaké:ton discovers a new ability, the power of the eagle, which empowers him to fly across short distances and target enemies for precise kills.

The episodes of The Tyranny of King Washington are available through the AC3 season pass (2,400 Microsoft points or $29.99 on PlayStation Network). The episodes are also available separately for 800 Microsoft points or $9.99.

Assassin's Creed III is rated "M" for "Mature" by the ESRB.

Carnage Heart EXA (PSN)

Carnage Heart EXA puts players in the role of combat mech creators, so they can design their robots and actions. The title mixes customization with a strategy RPG system.

Players can choose their mech's hardware, including armor thickness, weapons, etc. Players can save their battles as movie files, which they can share over the Internet.

Carnage Heart EXA is available on the PlayStation Network for an MSRP of $29.99.

The Croods: Prehistoric Party (NDS/3DS/Wii/WiiU)

The Croods: Prehistoric Party! features the Croods family (Eep, Gran, Grug, Guy, Sandy, Thunk and Ugga) on an adventure through 30 party-style minigames. The game supports up to four-player multiplayer for Wii U and Wii, so you can compete against friends and family.

The Croods: Prehistoric Party! is rated "E" by the ESRB and is available for an MSRP of $39.95 for Wii U and $29.95 for Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS.

Dead or Alive 5 Plus (PSV)

Dead or Alive 5 Plus brings the new generation of DOA combat and new handheld-specific features to the PS Vita. Playable characters include Ayane, Bass, Bayman, Christie, Eliot, Hayate, Helena, Hitomi, Kasumi, Lei Fang, Lisa, Rig, Ryu Hayabusa, Tina, Zack and others. The title also includes guest characters from Sega's Virtua Fighter: Akira Yuki, Pai Chan and Sarah Bryant.

Dead or Alive 5 Plus offers a more personal style of touch combat that utilizes the PS Vita's OLED display. Taps, swipes and pinches trigger devastating moves and combos that can be chained together. Tournament players can engage in Cross-Play battles with DOA5 players on PlayStation 3.

Dead or Alive 5 Plus rated "M" for "Mature" by the ESRB and is available for an MSRP of $39.99.

Gears of War: Judgment (X360)

Set prior to the events of the Gears of War trilogy, Judgment follows Kilo Squad, a team of warriors comprised of Damon Baird, Augustus "The Cole Train" Cole and new characters Sofia Hendrick and Garron Paduk, as they try to save the city of Halvo Bay from a new enemy.

Gears of War: Judgment introduces new multiplayer modes and a campaign that takes you to the immediate aftermath of Emergence Day.

Gears of War: Judgment is rated "M" for "Mature" by the ESRB and is available for an MSRP of $59.99.

LEGO City Undercover (WiiU)

Gamers play as undercover detective Chase McCain as he explores LEGO City in pursuit of evil mastermind Rex Fury. The Wii U GamePad controller is represented in-game as a gadget that is used by Chase and the LEGO City Police Department. With it, players can communicate with the police dispatcher, access the world map or place waypoints using the touch-screen. Players can use the GamePad to scan the environment and locate clues or listen in on criminals.

Collect undercover disguises, which help Chase access new locations and solve puzzles. Jump into more than 100 vehicles, including cars, motorcycles and aircrafts.

LEGO City Undercover is rated "E10+" for Everyone aged 10 and older and is available for an MSRP of $49.99.

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate (3DS/WiiU)

In Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, players take on the role of a hunter who's sent to explore a settlement and must complete quests along the way. The title features 38 more monsters (beyond Monster Hunter Tri), extra stages, hundred of quests and thousands of pieces of equipment.

Nintendo 3DS players can play alone or with three friends in local multiplayer, while Will U players can form hunting parties of up to four players online. Wii U gamers can hunt with Nintendo 3DS players via a local wireless connection.

Hunters who own both Nintendo 3DS and Wii U versions can transfer save data between the two devices.

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is rated "T" for "Teen" by the ESRB and is available for an MSRP of $39.99 for the 3DS and $59.99 for the WiiU.

Need for Speed Most Wanted U (WiiU)

Need for Speed Most Wanted U delivers gameplay mechanics built for the the Wii U GamePad. The local co-op mode, called Co-Driver, allows one player to drive using the Wii Remote or Wii U Pro Controller while another player uses the Wii U GamePad to provide control and navigation assistance. The partner can distract pursuing cops, switch from night to day, activate car features, or control the amount of traffic on the road.

Need for Speed Most Wanted U includes the Ultimate Speed Pack expansion, so players can take to the streets with five fast cars: Aventador J, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse, McLaren's F1 LM, Pagani Zonda R, and Venom GT Spyder.

Need for Speed Most Wanted U is rated "E10+" for Everyone aged 10 and older and is available for an MSRP of $59.99.

Nun Attack (PSV)

Command Eva, Mandy, Olga and Rosy in battle against their mortal enemy, The Fallen Nun, and her demons and undead.

Visit the in-game shop and stock your armory with 80 weapons before heading out on one of the 40 missions. Direct the nuns through combat while they unleash miracles and special powers by drawing symbols. Defeat enemies and overthrow the Fallen Nun to restore balance.

Nun Attack is available on the PlayStation Network for PS Vita for $2.99.

Shattered Haven (PC)

Shattered Heaven tasks you with solving environmental puzzles in a postapocalyptic world overrun by Grays — the living dead. Play through dozens of levels in search of your family, who must scatter after a breach of the compound. Make your way through story paths that result in several different outcomes.

Shattered Haven includes local two-player co-op, gamepad support, and access to the level editor.

Shattered Heaven is available on Steam, GOG, GamersGate, Green Man Gaming and the Arcen Store.

To celebrate the release, Shattered Haven is on sale for 25% off until Friday, March 29.

The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct (WiiU/PS3/X360/PC)

Lock the door and prepare for the walker apocalypse! Based on AMC's TV series, The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct follows crossbow-wielding Daryl Dixon and his brother Merle on a journey through the walker-infested Georgia countryside.

The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct is rated "M" for "Mature" by the ESRB and is available for an MSRP of $49.99.

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