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Archive for October, 2008

Eternal Sonata

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

(PS3 version)

eternal sonata Cross the Bridge Between Dreams and Reality.

On his deathbed, the famous composer, Chopin, drifts between this life and the next. In his final hours, he experiences a fantastical dream where he encounters a young girl facing a terrible destiny and the boy who will fight to save her. On the border between dreams and reality, Chopin discovers the light that shines in all of us in this enduring tale of good and evil, love and betrayal.

Developed by Tri-Crescendo and featuring the music of Chopin, Eternal Sonata for the PLAYSTATION 3 computer entertainment system delivers amazingly detailed 3D graphics, a captivating storyline, an innovative action battle system as well as new playable characters, quests, music and more.


Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

chocobox Turn your Nintendo DS into a bright yellow chocobo with this DS Lite protector case.

The package takes care of all your needs by providing you with a matching sunny yellow touch pen and a book mark shaped screen cleaner. The pen’s point remain rounded after wear and tear and would never scratch your touch screen.

Adjust the length of the pen to the size of your hand. Pull it out to lengthen it for an easier grip, push it back together and store it in the touch pen space beneath your DS when you are done.

Master of the Monster Lair

Monday, October 27th, 2008

(DS version)

master monster lair

The quiet town of South Arc is about to have some monster trouble. Foul creatures with serious attitude problems have infested nearby forests and are now slowly moving into the village. The townsfolk, fearful for their safety, do not even dare to leave their homes. Calls for help have gone unanswered, likely because every other town in the Kingdom is similarly troubled. As a young lad off in search of your calling, you stumble across a talking shovel. The verbose tool forcibly binds you to the task of digging a dungeon on the outskirts of South Arc, hoping to bait and trap the scrounging monsters. Looks like you found your calling, Master of the Monster Lair. Now start digging!

  • It all begins with a talking shovel – The discovery of a talking shovel begins an eccentric adventure where you become the master of the monster lair! As the shovel’s new owner, you’re given the incredible job of digging a dungeon and hunting the monsters that come to live in it .
  • Be the architect of your lair – Transform a small hole in the ground into a huge dungeon for hunting monsters! Fill it with over 20 different types of rooms, including Chapels, Cellars, Stables, Trash Dumps, and more to attract different types of monsters and help you obtain different items.
  • Share your lair! – Challenge your friends to reach the end of your custom monster lair and see what monsters and items are waiting in theirs. Trade designs over local wireless and prove that you’re the best dungeon digger around wireless and prove that you’re the best dungeon digger around!

Hello Kitty: Big City Dreams

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

WOW! One of the most anticipated games for the DS!

I hope it arrives by Christmas! A lot of Sanrio fans will be very happy with this. :D

Soul Calibur 4 Premium Edition

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

It’s finally here! I’ve been waiting for this to arrive for months. After numerous e-mails to the seller and eBay…it has finally arrived!

sc4 premium

This is the premium edition for the PS3 version of Soul Calibur 4. Comes in a cool tin can and packed with other goodies! It includes a comic/art book, t-shirt, poster and a special in-game code. XD

Rock Band 2

Monday, October 20th, 2008

(PS3 version)

rock band 2 Harmonix, MTV Games, and Electronic Arts are taking the groundbreaking music platform that forever changed the face of music video games to the next level with the release of Rock Band 2.

With the original providing millions of players a new way to interact with the music and artists they love, Rock Band 2 is the next evolution of the franchise that redefined the standard for music games.

  • After 14 years since Guns N’ Roses last official music release, Axl Rose selects Rock Band 2 to debut official new track "Shackler’s Revenge" from the highly-anticipated album Chinese Democracy.
  • Rock Band 2 is the first and only video game to feature the music of AC/DC. It includes their epic rock anthem, "Let There Be Rock."
  • For the first time ever, music from American music icon, Bob Dylan, is featured in a video game with "Tangled Up In Blue."
  • Rock Band 2 will feature backwards compatibility with all Rock Band downloadable music content released to date.
  • Owners of the original Rock Band will have the ability to export most of the Rock Band disc tracks and upgrade them into Rock Band 2 gameplay — the first time ever in videogame history!
  • With ongoing weekly DLC releases including individual tracks, track packs and full albums, the Rock Band music library will feature more than 500 songs by year’s end!

Fate/Stay Night Saber Statue

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

gift saber Gift, a new figure making team is starting their new project with a bang. The elite servant Saber of Fate/stay night is in her full glory. Saber the personification of the expression “Knight in shining armor”. The metallic finish brought out the clean details of the plates and braces she wears but the use of semi opaque plastic brought out the light airy quality of her skirt.

Toda Satoru of Yume no kagutsuchino kougoku has already combined chivalry with delicateness with this figure, but when he teamed up with Kuramoto Ikuma, the team literally brought a new face to Saber. The first edition of the figure comes with an additional head part. Have the golden haired knight change her expression from gallantly stoic to confidently smiling any time you wish.

Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

(DS version)

castlevania order of ecclesia Following on the success of Dawn of Sorrow and Portrait of Ruin the legendary Castlevania series is back in its 3rd installment on the Nintendo DS. This time you play as a member of the Ecclesia, an organization that has sworn to defeat the evil forces of Dracula. Use the brand new Glyph attack system which has more than 100 different combinations to battle Dracula and his minions throughout 20 explorable areas. Take part in side quests and collect items to power up your character in the next great Castlevania game produced by Koji Igarashi.

Bleach: Dark Souls

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

(DS version)

bleach dark souls

In this brand new storyline created exclusively for the Nintendo DS, the battle between Soul Reapers and soulless Hollows hits an all-time high when the evil Hollows finally find a way to infiltrate Soul Society.

It all started when artificial souls with super-powered arms and legs were created to fight Hollows in a top secret experiment. These "Mod Souls," like Kon, were never meant to exist beyond the project but when they found out they were to be exterminated, they hatched a plan to escape Soul Society. Together their collective energy unwittingly opened portals throughout Soul Society that provided easy access to the ever-vigilant Hollows and set off the most intense high-action sword battles the video game series has seen to-date.

Sentai Girls in Uniform Best Selection

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

sentai girls best

This Best Selection edition features an assortment of what Bandai considers to be the best trading figures of characters previously offered in the first three lineups of their Sentai Girls in Uniform series! They include Nanami Nono from "Hurricaneger," Koume Kodou from "Dekaranger," Marika Reimon from "Dekaranger," Sakura Nishihori from "Boukenger," Natsuki Mamiya from "Boukenger," and Urara Ozu from "Magiranger," plus one secret, for a total of seven possible types to trade and collect.