Far Cry 3 co-op mode explained in new video

August 1, 2012

Far Cry 3 publisher Ubisoft has released a new version of the co-op multiplayer demo video of the first-person shooter, previously shown at E3, now featuring commentary from one of the developers. This new version explains some of the differences between co-op mode and the single-player campaign and delves a bit into its story. Rather […]

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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance gameplay footage released

July 23, 2012

Konami has put out some new gameplay footage for its upcoming game Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. It’s not exactly the most thrilling portion of the game, since the video just shows the tutorial, but in this case that was probably a good choice. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is a pretty radical departure from the gameplay […]

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New Releases for the Week of July 15th, 2012: Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Collection, Heroes of Ruin, Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles

July 18, 2012

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Collection (PC) Compilation of both single-player RPGs in the series: The original developed by BioWare and the sequel Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords developed by Obsidian. Both games are worth checking out if you haven’t already. The original Knights of the Old […]

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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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Atlus begins 50% off sale on PlayStation Network

July 4, 2012

Publisher Atlus has announced a sale on the PlayStation Network offering 50% discounts on the downloadable versions of a number of the company’s Sony PSP and PlayStation 3 games. There’s a lot of RPGs here, in keeping with what Atlus is best known for, but other genres are represented as well. This is a good […]

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New Releases for the Week of June 14th, 2012: Spec Ops: The Line, The Amazing Spider-Man, Skyrim: Dawnguard

June 29, 2012

Spec Ops: The Line (PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3) Third-person present day military shooter. The story is loosely inspired by Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness, and is set in the ruins of the city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates in the aftermath of a massive sandstorm that ravaged and isolated the city. The […]

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Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut now available

June 27, 2012

Mass Effect developer BioWare has released its new downloadable content for Mass Effect 3, Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut. It is now available in North America via download free of charge for all owners of Mass Effect 3 on PlayStation Network, Xbox Live, and publisher Electronic Arts’ Origin service for PC. (Via the official Mass […]

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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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E3 Atlus revelas new trailers for Persona 4 Arena and Persona 4: The Golden, announces Zeno Clash 2

June 11, 2012

Developer Atlus isn’t nearly as big a name as many of the other companies present at the recent E3 show, unless you’re a fan of Japanese RPGs and certain other Japanese niche games. Nevertheless, Atlus was there at E3 to showcase some of its upcoming games. Atlus unveiled a new trailer for Persona 4 Arena, […]

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New Releases for the Week of May 27th, 2012:Resistance: Burning Skies, Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland, Max Payne 3 for PC

May 30, 2012

Resistance: Burning Skies (PlayStation VITA)- The fifth game in the science fiction/alternate history first-person shooter series, and the first for the PlayStation Vita. Like the rest of the Resistance series, the game is set in an alternate 1950s where the world is being overrun by mysterious inhuman invaders called the Chimera. Burning Skies is a […]

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