My name is ryan. I love games more than anything in the world. Unless the person reading this is offended by that, in which case I put you slightly ahead of gaming my games.
THQ and Volition have never been shy about the destructible environments of the Red Faction series. In fact it’s one of the game’s main selling points.
For the upcoming Red Faction: Armageddon, the minds behind the red planets latest mining foray are further embracing demolition with the addition of ‘Ruin Mode’. The latest trailer demonstrates exactly what gamers can expect. Have a look.
This week the cupboards are rather bare. No new games to speak of aside from the trial and unlock for Back to the Future: The Game.
If you’ve noticed that you and your current avatar have grown apart over time and the mere sight of Crash Bandicoot’s face evokes a nauseous feeling, you are in luck my friend. Brand spanking new avatars featuring Killzone 3, Grand Theft Auto IV and Red Dead Redemption are now available. A perfect rebound.
As per usual there is a hefty amount of add-on content hitting the store. Perhaps you will unearth something that strikes your fancy. Happy hunting.
Well PS fans it’s time to reap what you have sown. Last month gamers were given the opportunity to vote on your favorite games featured on the PlayStation store in the last year.
Of course there’s more but your going to have to head on in and look for yourself. Happy hunting.
If you consider yourself a fan of ‘America’s Pastime’ then you’ve likely enjoyed MLB: The Show at some time. The best sports simulator on the PS3 continues to build on last season’s success with the addition of the ‘Challenge of the Week’ feature.
What if a game excels in the gameplay department but is lacking in practically all other aspects? Could the game still be great despite it’s obvious flaws? Maybe you could even learn to love it for it’s shortcomings. Those of you that played Earth Defense Force 2017 know exactly what we’re talking about.
Fans of the cult classic were thrilled to see that a sequel was in production. Springing forth from GDC was news of the new ‘survival’ mode and a host of trailers and screenshots. Enjoy.
PixelJunk Monsters 2 rules the update this week but what the avatars lack in content they make up for in sheer numbers.
Not to be outdone by the swarm of avatars is a healthy batch of add-on content. The Call of Duty: Black Ops map pack is sure to be the top download of the week but do not look past Dead Space 2 – Severed and the Dragon Age 2 downloads.
All told it looks like a good week. Take a look and download away.
Once in a while a game is made that bucks the notion of a proper genre. Catherine definitely lives in the murky realm of the indescribable.
Really this game has to be seen to understand so have a look for yourself and appreciate the loss for words (expletives notwithstanding).
Coming directly out of GDC is news that the forthcoming inFamous 2 will feature user-generated content.
A trailer has been released giving a brief overview of developer Sucker Punch’s newest addition. Check it out.
While we wait for the folks at SOE to count all of your votes for the Gamer’ Choice Awards (let’s hope they’re not based in Florida) there’s a fresh batch of content ready to be downloaded.
This week’s offering begins and ends with the release of Pixel Junk Shooter 2. The physics based rescue story has been refreshed to include an online battle mode that promises to improve the already addictive gameplay.
Other highlights include a full game download of ModNation Racers and a handful of demos. Get in and get downloading.
Quick question: invisibility or flight? Take some time to mull it over.
Hopefully you chose invisibility (let’s be smart about this jet packs already exist) because by the look of this trailer you’ll be able to achieve just that in Crysis 2.
In an effort to breathe new life into a franchise that was originally released 30 years ago, Atari is set to release a re-imagining of one of the 2600’s flagship games: Yars’ Revenge for PSN.
The Qotile are back to give the Yar fits as you try to right the misguided conquests of your past in this anime inspired reboot.
Recently we were given a brief glimpse at Battlefield 3 via a short trailer. In that trailer we saw a lot of tanks, helicopters and text but unfortunately no gameplay.
In the latest trailer we see flickers of gameplay intertwined with a shaky video feed and the same rather cinematic presentation featured in the previous trailer. Smash cuts abound.
We can’t help but notice that you finished all of your Dead Space 2. Nice work but there’s more to do on the Sprawl.
EA and Visceral Games are ready to release a slice of DLC that will again have you meandering through the massive space city. This time you’ll encounter an old foe and will not be shooting this foe as Issac.
We’ve got all the details on the add-on content. Check it out.
This week is all about demos and add-on content. Yes there are more minis on sale this week (the same from last week) but you saw that coming.
Highlights this week include demos for Dragon Age 2 and Yakuza4. If you’re looking for add-on content, Fallout: New Vegas – Dead Money is hitting the store to go with brand new downloads for Killzone 3 and Need for Speed.
Of course that’s not all the store has to offer this week. Check out the list and start downloading.
Normally as consumers our only vehicle with which to voice our opinions with any sort of weight is with our dollars. How can Activision charge $15 for a pack of broken maps? Because it was downloaded about 2.5 million times in the first week.
This week however we get the chance to actually vote for our favorite games featured on PSN in the last year. Winners will be determined in the following categories: exclusives, PS3 games, PSP games, and minis. Said winners will then go on sale following the March 1 deadline (although if you bought it, loved it, and then voted for it what good would a sale be?). Make sure you get to the store and cast your vote.
Take a trip if you will to the Wasteland. A post-apocalyptic world characterized by lawlessness and abject violence. As gamers this is familiar world to an extent.
What we haven’t seen is id Software’s take on the idea. The word ‘famed’ hardly seems to encapsulate the studio that created the first-person shooter. Derivative isn’t exactly their style. Check out their newest trailer and screenshots.
On the heels of the announcement that the next full installment in the series is coming later this year, Ubitsoft has revealed a new batch of DLC for Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood featuring the original renaissance man.
Well folks there are again more minis to be had this week as the February Mega minis Sale rolls on. A brand new slate of minis has burst onto the scene replacing the tired, old slate from last week.
Minis aside the highlight of the update has to be the Killzone 3 single player demo. A game that looks promising enough to be one of the system’s landmark titles this year. All that stands between you and shooting Helghast are 1522MB.
There is more to be had here so get in and start downloading.
In response to the recent string of pirated and circumvented PS3s, Sony has released an official statement condemning the dishonest actions of a select few of its users.