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Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel announced for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

August 3, 2012

Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel, the next entry in the Army of Two series of third-person shooters, has just been announced for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 by publisher Electronic Arts. Game Informer magazine has put out a short video with commentary from the game’s developers and a a few snippets of game […]

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New Releases for the Week of July 8th, 2012: Rainbow Moon, Quantum Conundrum

July 11, 2012

Rainbow Moon (PlayStation Network) Downloadable PlayStation 3 RPG from developer SideQuest Studios and publisher Eastasiasoft, previously responsible for downloadable side-scrolling shooter Söldner-X: Himmelsstürmer and its sequel Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype. (I’ve played the first one and it’s quite good, so if you have a PlayStation 3 or PC and like shooters I recommend checking it […]

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Kirby’s Dream Collection coming to Nintendo Wii this September

June 22, 2012

Nintendo has revealed a release date and new teaser trailer for Kirby’s Dream Collection, a compilation of games in the classic Kirby action/platformer series being released in celebration of the character’s 20th anniversary. The game is planned for release on September 16 in North America for the Nintendo Wii. (Via Wired.) The games included are […]

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New Releases for the Week of June 10th, 2012: Gungnir, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection

June 13, 2012

Gungnir (Sony PSP)- New Japanese tactical RPG from Atlus, who’ve become the more or less undisputed rulers of that field over the past few years, especially on portable systems. This also continues the trend of Japanese RPG’s appearing more and more on portable systems rather than home consoles, which has been going on for more […]

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Nintendo Wii U game lineup revealed at E3

June 8, 2012

At this year’s E3 show, Nintendo officially revealed the technical specifications and planned game release schedule for their next console, the Wii U. Noteworthy games announced for the system include: Nintendo Land– Collection of 12 minigames based on classic Nintendo characters and titles including Donkey Kong, the Mario Brothers, The Legend of Zelda, and Animal […]

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New releases for the week of May 6th, 2012: Street Fighter X Tekken on PC, Starhawk

May 7, 2012

Starhawk (PayStation 3)- Third-person vehicle combat/shooter game based on the 2007 title Warhawk, which was in turn based on Warhawk for the original Sony PlayStation. Unlike its 2007 predecessor, which was a purely multiplayer game, Starhawk will include a single-player campaign, though the fact that it’s the sequel to a game so multiplayer-focused that it […]

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Crysis 3 trailer released

April 30, 2012

Electronic Arts has revealed the announcement trailer for Crysis 3, the third game in Crytek’s series of first-person shooters. First off, kudos to whoever put the trailer together for filling so much of it with footage of actual gameplay. I’ve grown increasingly annoyed over the years by how many trailers, especially early or announcement trailers, […]

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Ikari III: The Rescue now available on PlayStation Network

April 25, 2012

SNK Playmore has just released its 1989 title Ikari III: The Rescue as a downloadable game on the PlayStation Network for the PlayStation 3 and Sony PSP in North and South America. The game (originally released as Ikari Warriors III in the US during its original appearance) is part of SNK’s ongoing series of rereleased […]

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Square Enix releases new DLC episode of Final Fantasy XIII-2

February 29, 2012

Square Enix has just put out a new downloadable episode of Final Fantasy XIII-2, entitled “Sazh: Heads or Tails.” It expands on the story of XIII-2 and focus on one of the party members from the original Final Fantasy 13, Sazh Katzroy, following what he’s up to during the events of Final Fantasy XIII-2. It’s […]

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New releases for the Week of February 19th, 2012: Syndicate, Touch My Katamari, other portable rehashes of games you’ve already played

February 22, 2012

Syndicate (Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC) The new first-person shooter very loosely based on the game of the same name released in 1993. The original syndicate was a strategy/tactical isometric action game where the player ran a futuristic megacorporation and controlled a squad of four cyborg agents on missions against rival corporations to gain supremacy […]

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