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PS2/Wii/X360 Preview - 'Crash Bandicoot: Mind over Mutant'

by Thomas Wilde on May 17, 2008 @ 12:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Crash Bandicoot: Mind over Mutant, a rejuvenated Neo Cortex is taking over the world one brain at a time! Cortex and N. Brio devise a new kind of evil -- a text-messaging, do-anything device which controls both mutant and bandicoot minds. Armed with his quick-wits and lightening agility, Crash must free his friends, the titans and save the day!

Wii/PS3/X360 Preview - 'The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon'

by Thomas Wilde on May 7, 2008 @ 1:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In the culmination of the trilogy, players find Sypro teaming up with an unlikely ally - Cynder, his former enemy, to face his most challenging mission to date. As the Dark Master’s evil envelopes the world like a plague, Spyro must fulfill his destiny and unlock the true power of the purple dragon within him to stop the Dark Master in his tracks.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Ghostbusters: The Video Game'

by Thomas Wilde on May 6, 2008 @ 6:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Take on the role of a new recruit wanting to join the original film cast of the Ghostbusters team. Equipped with a variety of unique weapons and gadgets, players will hunt, fight and capture a wide range of supernatural villains in a funny and frightening battle to save New York City from its latest paranormal plague.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Prototype'

by Thomas Wilde on May 5, 2008 @ 5:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Prototype tells the story of Alex Mercer - a man haunted by his past, fighting a secret war in New York City. As the action spirals out of control, a conspiracy tied to his origins threatens the future of mankind itself.

NDS Preview - 'Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood'

by Thomas Wilde on May 1, 2008 @ 5:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

BioWare is creating a stylish blend of strategy and speed for Sonic’s first RPG, Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood, mixing a rich story, hand-painted visuals, fast-paced team combat, and wireless collectible trading into a uniquely compelling adventure.

PS3/X360 Preview - '50 Cent: Blood on the Sand'

by Thomas Wilde on April 29, 2008 @ 6:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

50 Cent will reprise his role as video game hero with 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand, including G Unit's Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo and DJ Whoo Kid who provide voice and likeness. In this fictional story, players play as one of the world's biggest hip-hop stars in an all-out battle to protect 50 Cent's assets and to collect payment from a crooked overlord.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway'

by Thomas Wilde on April 19, 2008 @ 12:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway, the third entry in the series, has you reprise the heroic role of Sergeant Matt Baker, a soldier of the 101st Airborne Division, during Operation Market Garden in the late stages of World War II.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Fallout 3'

by Thomas Wilde on April 11, 2008 @ 5:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Fallout 3 places a player in the role of a Vault-dweller, who ventures from his secluded, underground survival Vault into a post-apocalyptic world of mutants, radiation, gangs and violence.

PC Preview - 'Jumpgate Evolution'

by Thomas Wilde on March 23, 2008 @ 5:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Staying true to its early vision, NetDevil has improved upon the original Jumpgate in every way, with a complete graphics update, and the integration of advanced AI features to ensure unpredictable and compelling situations.

Wii Preview - 'Super Smash Bros. Brawl'

by Thomas Wilde on Feb. 9, 2008 @ 5:59 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Super Smash Bros. Brawl is Nintendo's latest incarnation in the popular Super Smash Bros. series of titles, featuring all-new characters ranging from Kirby and Wario to Samus and even Metal Gear Solid's Snake.