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Borderlands Gameplay Trailer

Posted in Game Videos, News, PC, Playstation 3, PSN, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE with tags , , , , , , on July 24, 2009 by Stefano Terry

Borderlands, from Gearbox Entertainment already had me intrigued with it’s Mad Max style take on open world FPS games, but then it had to go ahead and sell me on the idea with it’s unique artistic aesthetic and RPG elements.

For those that don’t know, the best way to describe Borderlands is Fallout 3 meets Mad Max. That may not really be doing the title justice, but it’s the only way I can put it into words.

It doesn’t seem like players can create their own avatar, but they take control of one of 4 characters, and roam a somewhat post apocalyptic world, battling enemies and gaining experience points. On top of that, there is a near infinite amount of guns that can be created using parts found in the world. I literally saw, in one demo, a shotgun that was modified to freeze enemies, then explode them.

The game hits US shores on October 30th, 2009, but to tide you over, a gameplay trailer has been released, and is found at the link below.

On a side note, my internet is down at home, so unfortunately, I won’t be able to update further for the next few days (i’m currently at work, which frowns upon things like posting on your website). Have a great weekend everybody!

Link – Gamespot

E3 2009: Sony Press Conference

Posted in Game Videos, Industry, News, Playstation 2, Playstation 3, PSN, PSP with tags , , , , , , on June 2, 2009 by Stefano Terry

The last of the console manufacturer’s press conference is finally underway, and we’re going to bring you the latest news. The conference has yet to begin, so keep refreshing this page!

Jack Tretton is up on stage talking about 2009 will be the best year for Playstation platforms with the release of 364 games. You couldn’t make it 365 and have a release a day, Jack?
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Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 Announced

Posted in DS, Game Videos, News, PC, Playstation 2, Playstation 3, PSN, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE with tags , , , , , , , , , , on June 1, 2009 by Stefano Terry

Fresh from the E3 show floor is the news that Warner Bros and Travelers Tales are cooking up Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4.

Outside of covering “the boy who lived’s” first four years at Hogwarts, not much else is known about the game. There is a snazzy trailer, however, which I’ve linked to below.

The game is set for release sometime next year.

Source – Kotaku

New Heavy Rain Gameplay Footage

Posted in Game Videos, News, Playstation 3, PSN, Screenshots with tags , , , , , on May 22, 2009 by Stefano Terry

Sony and Quantic Dreams have finally lifted the veil over their Playstation 3 exclusive suspense/thriller title, Heavy Rain, with a slew of screenshots and a new trailer showcasing it’s unique gameplay.

Not much is known about the story of Heavy Rain, and it was last seen in 2008 at the GDC in Liepzig.

Visually, the game is looking stunning, with an insane amount of detail on the character models and the environments, with amazing animation. Follow the links below for the video, as well as the second link for screenshots.

Video – Source – Kotaku

Screenshots – Source – Kotaku

9 Minutes of Bioshock 2 Footage

Posted in Game Videos, News, PC, Playstation 3, PSN, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE with tags , , , , , , on May 14, 2009 by Stefano Terry

IGN was kind enough to post 9 minutes of Bioshock 2 footage for our enjoyment, so I’m just passing along the information (and the link!) to you all here!

The footage looks good, if not very familiar (I’m a bit disappointed that the game, graphically, looks very much like the original Bioshock), but the duel plasmid/weapon mechanic is looking like a blast, and the new baddy, the Big Sister, looks cool and scary to fight. Enjoy the video at the link below.

Bioshock 2 is hitting the PC, Playstation 3, and Xbox 360 later this year.

Source – IGN

First MAG Gameplay Trailer

Posted in Game Videos, News, Playstation 3 with tags , , , on April 29, 2009 by Stefano Terry

More news from Sony’s Gamers Day is creeping in, this time revealing the first ever gameplay footage of Sony and Zipper Interactives 256 player online only FPS title MAG (Massive Action Game).

For the unitiated, MAG is, as stated above, online only, a first person shooter, and, yeah, 256 players.

The game will break up players into 32 squads of 8, each with their own objectives during a campaign. But hey, if pictures speak a thousand words, then the video at the link below must be like War and Peace. Check it out below, and take delight in the fact that this massive game is releasing sometime this fall exclusively for the Playstation 3.

Source – Joystiq

IGN Video: Fat Princess PlayStation 3 Commentary – Black Forest Developer Commentary Part 1

Posted in Game Videos, News, Playstation 3, PSN with tags , , , on March 27, 2009 by Stefano Terry

IGN has a video up of upcoming PSN exclusive, Fat Princess. In it, the developer walks through some of the character customization, and the class system that will be in the game. Not much else is known about Fat Princess, other than it’s slated to release in Quarter 2, 2009 (think May-July).

Check out the link below for the vid.

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