Archive for December, 2009

Posted By David Klein On December 28, 2009 at 8:15 am Comments Off on Review: Tekken 6 (Playstation 3)

Ever since there’s been a console capable of 3D the developers instantly made the leap creating a brand of fighting games for this world. One of the pioneers of this genre was the first version Tekken that originally appeared in the Arcade and a little later the first Playstation. From there you’ve seen a version […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 23, 2009 at 8:44 am Comments Off on Steam Holiday Day Sale Now On!

The Steam Holiday Sale is on now through Sunday, January 3, 2010. This year’s sale has begun earlier than years past so gamers can save big on last-minute shopping via Steam’s Gifting functionality. Gamers can save up to 80% on select titles, with daily and week-long specials running during the promotion. Steam is a leading […]

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On December 22, 2009 at 7:33 am Comments Off on Review: Assassin’s Creed 2 (Xbox 360)

The first Assassin’s Creed was heralded as one of the first truly next-generational titles this generation. The graphics were top notch and the location very fresh and unique. While it ran up the charts for the critics, but it didn’t fare as well with the common players who claimed it was immensely repetitive. Now two […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 17, 2009 at 11:43 am Comments Off on Ubisoft Releases New Trailer for Upcoming Assassins’s Creed II DLC’s for Xbox 360

Ubisoft has released a new teaser video for the upcoming DLC’s for Assassins’s Creed II. Battle of Forli DLC launches end of January & Bonfire of the Vanities DLC at the end of February. Sequence 12: Battle of Forli Assassin’s Creed II Sequence 12: Battle of Forli expands the Assassin’s Creed II experience by delivering […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 16, 2009 at 7:55 am Comments Off on NPD Reports over Two Million Units of Nintendo’s Wii Console Sold in Canada

NPD reports that Nintendo has now sold over two million units of Nintendo’s Wii™ system in Canada. Wii is the first system of the current generation to reach this sales volume and now joins the Nintendo DS™ portable handheld system above the two million units sold mark (both stats are reflective of Canadian NPD data*). […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 14, 2009 at 12:40 pm Comments Off on Zachary Quinto, Star Trek’s Newest Spock, Lending Voice to Atari’s Star Trek Online

Atari, Inc., one of the world’s most recognized videogame publishers, and acclaimed MMO developer Cryptic Studios™, have announced today that Zachary Quinto will lend his voice to the highly anticipated Star Trek Online for PC, set to release on February 2, 2010 in North America and February 5, 2010 across Europe and Australia.  Quinto, who […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 14, 2009 at 12:35 pm Comments Off on New Final Fantasy XIII Screenshots Released

Square Enix has released new screenshots for the upcoming PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Final Fantasy XIII game due out March 2010.  Click Screenshots above to check them all out.

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On December 14, 2009 at 12:21 pm Comments Off on Review: Magnacarta 2 (Xbox 360)

Magna Carta 2 is a sequel but it offers up a brand new storyline and universe from its predecessor. The game is made by Softmax who has made the strategy RPG series War of Genesis, which and the previous two Magna Cartas. The stories aren’t linked so everyone’s going in fresh. They obviously have the […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 14, 2009 at 11:54 am Comments Off on Valve Announces First Game Add-on for Left 4 Dead 2 for This Spring

Valve, creators of best-selling game franchises (such as Half-Life, Portal, Team Fortress, and Counter-Strike) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source), today announced the first game add-on for its co-operative zombie thriller, Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2), is in development and targeted for release in early 2010. Dubbed "The Passing," the first game add-on […]

Posted By Justin Lee On December 14, 2009 at 11:44 am Comments Off on Penguin United Releases Their 4 in 1 Control Brothers, Turn Your Wiimote Into a Controller

Penguin United has sent over some nifty news regarding the release of their 4 in 1 Control Brothers for the Wii.  While designed to work with the recently released New Super Mario Bros. Wii, this is a cool idea for those of you who buy classic arcade games from the Wii Shopping Channel, it turns […]