Archive for March 26th, 2010

Batman: Arkham Asylum Game of the Year Edition has been released today across Europe and other PAL territories on the PS3, 360 and PC. The new edition features six extra Challenge Maps on the disc and TriOviz 3D with 3D glasses. This 3D system is compatible with all standard and high definition TVs, offering you all those fancy effects you’ve seen everywhere these days. All users need is a pair   Read More ...

Categories: News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Team17 have announced that the Worms Reloaded (the new Worms game for Steam) beta is going to be extended to a worldwide audience. Previously, the beta was only available in Europe. There will be a limited number of beta keys given out soon, so if you’re interested in taking part you need to join the official Worms Reloaded games group on Steam. Team17 will post details about how people can   Read More ...

Categories: News, PC, Steam, Team17

Midway has announced that Hydro Thunder Hurricane is coming to the Xbox Live Arcade. It is playable at PAX East this weekend, and is apparently a XBLA port of the 1999 arcade original. Versions of the game have cropped up on the PlayStation, Nintendo 64, Dreamcast and PC before, but nothing has happened for at least a console generation or two. Last year, H2Overdrive was released by some of the   Read More ...

Harmonix and MTV Games have announced that The Jimi Hendrix Experience’s seminal album Axis: Bold As Love will be coming to the Rock Band Music Store next week (Xbox 360 and Wii: March 30th, PlayStation 3: April 1st). The album will be accompanied with a new Jimi Hendrix single, “Valleys of Neptune”, taken from the new album. Jimi Hendrix’s music is now exclusive to Rock Band, with Harmonix and MTV   Read More ...

Capcom has confirmed that they will be releasing a multiplayer demo for Lost Planet 2 on Xbox Live on April 21st, and PlayStation Network on April 22nd. The demo takes place on the Turbulent Jungle map, and allows up to 16 players to fight online. Players will also be able to track their stats. Capcom will be giving some fans early access to the demo from March 31st in the   Read More ...

Categories: Capcom, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Sony Online Entertainment has revealed that the Stronghold of the Lok Revenants update has gone live. The update is for Star Wars Galaxies, tasking players with a return trip to Lok to find treasure in Nym’s fortress. It also features new side quests and a piracy system in space that allows players to pillage trade convoys.

Categories: PC

Nintendo has confirmed this week’s European downloads: WiiWare Art of Balance (800 Miyamotos) Diner Dash (1000 Miyamotos) Virtual Console Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber (1200 Miyamotos) Fatal Fury Special (900 Miyamotos) DSiWare Game & Watch: Chef (200 Miyamotos) Game & Watch: Judge (200 Miyamotos) Game & Watch: Mario’s Cement Factory (200 Miyamotos) Gangster 2: Kings of LA (500 Miyamotos) Super YUM YUM Puzzle Adventures (800 Miyamotos)

Microsoft has confirmed that they will be releasing a system update over Xbox Live on April 6th. The update will allow USB flash drives (and USB hard drives, but they’re apparently going to be a little slow) to be used for storing profiles, game saves, demos and all that other good stuff you do with your normal hard drives. Once you download the update, you have to connect your USB   Read More ...

Categories: Microsoft, Xbox 360

Atomic Games has announced multiplayer FPS Breach today. The game will include destructible environments and a cover system that allows players to take advantage of any cover as it gets destroyed. Players take on the role of CIA Special Activities Division officers with accurate weapons, gear and spy gadgets from real life. Atomic Games is confident they know their stuff by now, having developed training systems for military and intelligence   Read More ...

Categories: Xbox 360

Microsoft has today announced they are going to have two events at this year’s E3, just before the show floor opens. The first event is entitled “World Premiere ‘Project Natal for Xbox 360 Experience”, and will be held on Sunday June 13th at the Galen Centre in Los Angeles. It will be open to all ages. On Monday June 14th, Microsoft will hold their traditional E3 media briefing at the   Read More ...

Categories: Microsoft, Xbox 360

Titan Studios have confirmed that a new patch for Fat Princess will be released today on the PS3. The patch adds two new free maps to the game, increasing the number of free DLC maps to four. Titan Studios will now be stepping down the maintenance efforts of Fat Princess. Instead, new developer Atomic Operations will take over DLC projects and updating the game. It is currently rumoured that they   Read More ...

Categories: PlayStation 3

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