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I have been an avid gamer since I learned how to hold a controller. My favorite games include Devil May Cry, Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts, Mega Man, Ratchet & Clank, Resident Evil; the list could probably go on forever. I am also a big movie and television junkie. Pretty much anything technological or entertainment-related will satisfy my curiosity.
The recently announce Wizard’s Edition of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch may be getting additional bonus items thanks to the newly launched program called Ninostarter, according to Namco Bandai Games.
Rock Band Blitz will be available to download on the PlayStation Network for $14.99 on August 28, Harmonix announced today.
Taking the Rock Band franchise in a new direction, Blitz features notes laid across five lanes and requires players to match as many of them as possible with the controller to score the most points. That’s right, Rock Band Blitz doesn’t need a fancy music instrument peripheral to be played. You’re regular controller will do just fine.
Those who pre-order the upcoming Medal of Honor Warfighter Limited Edition will also gain access to an exclusive Battlefield 4 beta, EA announced today.
While this is the first official announcement of Battlefield 4, don’t expect the game anytime soon. The beta is scheduled for fall 2013, nearly a year after Medal of Honor Warfighter’s October release date. Still, is it worth the pre-order knowing that you’ll have first access when the beta does come out?
Fresh from Comic-Con comes a new trailer for Injustice: Gods Among Us and it reveals the two newest characters to join NetherRealm Studios’ upcoming DC fighter, Nightwing and Cyborg.
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale will be coming out on both the PS3 and the Vita on October 23rd in North America and on October 25th in most of Europe, Sony announced on the PlayStation.Blog. Those of you who pre-order the game will receive alternate costumes for all of the characters as well.
SEGA has announced that the longtime fan favorite SEGA Saturn game NiGHTS into dreams… will be re-released as an HD remake on the PSN, Xbox LIVE, and PC later this fall. Like Sonic, the NiGHTS franchise is considered one of SEGA’s greats.
Marvel vs. Capcom Origins brings together both Marvel Super Heroes and the original Marvel vs Capcom: Clash of the Super Heroes to the PSN and Xbox Live later this September, Capcom announced today.
With Marvel Pinball, Zen Studios has always strived to create authentic pinball tables around iconic Marvel superheroes, and they’ve done a fantastic job thus far with the likes of Spider-Man, Iron Man, Captain America, and many more. Avengers Chronicles is the latest 4-pack of tables and rather than individual characters, it focuses on entire comic story arcs. What this means for Marvel Pinball is more dialogue, more characters, and more epic pinball action.
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance has gone through plenty of changes over the last few years and was even on the brink of being cancelled by Kojima Productions before it landed in the hands of Platinum Games. Rising made its playable debut at E3 this past week and we were able to go hands-on with Raiden and his sword slicing skills. Question is, does the game’s mantra of being able to cut anything still ring true?
The FUS1ON controller from accessory makers PowerA is all about giving tournament players a durable controller where everything is designed from the bottom up to fit the player. Featuring widened analog sticks, durable action buttons, and interchangeable grips, is this the controller that can take your gaming skills to the next level?
Last year, Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix wowed us with a darker and grittier Lara Croft than we’ve seen before. Rebooting the franchise to before Lara was the gun touting, ass kicking heroine we’re familiar with, Tomb Raider depicts a fragile girl who is thrust into danger and must survive at any cost. While we weren’t able to go hands-on with the game, we did get to see a lengthy gameplay demo that expanded on what was shown during Microsoft’s press conference.
When PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale was announced, people were quick to dismiss it as just another Smash Bros. clone; after all, it does feature many of PlayStation’s most notable franchise figureheads battling it out in an arena-style fighting game. After going hands-on with the game this past week at E3, we’ve realized that while it may appear similar to Nintendo’s brawler, it’s an entirely different beast.
Dead Space 3 was Electronic Arts big reveal of E3 this year, and the game introduces audiences to a whole new kind of Dead Space. The biggest news is that the game will feature drop-in/drop-out co-op, pairing Isaac Clarke with the newly introduced John Carver. Now that you’re no longer alone, questions arise as to whether or not Dead Space 3 can still deliver the same survival horror atmosphere as its predecessors.
Lately, the Medal of Honor franchise has been in the shadow of the FPS behemoth that is Call of Duty. 2010′s Medal of Honor reboot received generally positive reviews and Electronic Arts aims to eclipse that with Medal of Honor: Warfighter. To set the game apart from all of the rest of the war shooters in development, Warfighter introduces individual Tier-1 Operators that are crafted after real-world combat specialists. In the end, there will be 72 unlockable Operators from all over the world, each with their own unique skill set and weapons.
In the God of War series, Kratos has always ventured alone in his travels to destroy the gods. The upcoming God of War: Ascension introduces the franchise to an all-new multiplayer component that combines the brutality and bloodshed the games are known for with competitive eight player mayhem.
LucasArts has officially revealed Star War 1313, a brand new franchise that will explore a never-before-seen dark and mature world on the planet Coruscant. Players will take on the role of a bounty hunter who will explore the ruthless criminal underground organization known as Level 1313.
From NetherRealm Studios, the creators of Mortal Kombat, comes their next one-on-one fighting game featuring the heroes and villains of DC Comics. Injustice: Gods Among Us brings together Batman, Superman and many others in an all out brawl that’ll leave the world in rubble.
Hot of the heels of Zen Studios’ announcement of KickBeat comes another game from the famed pinball studio titled CastleStorm. Set for a digital distribution release in 2012, CastleStorm combines tower defense warfare with the ability to construct your own castle for use in the battlefield.
Hitman Absolution will be showcased at E3 next week and IO Interactive and Square Enix have teased his upcoming appearance with a new “Attack of the Saints” trailer. Featuring a specialized ICA wetworks team known as ‘The Saints,’ the trailer shows us just why Agent 47 is the original assassin.