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Archive for November, 2008

Tomb Raider Underworld

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

(PS3 version)

tomb raider underworld A new advancement in exploration-based gameplay. As fearless adventurer Lara Croft explore exotic locations around the world, each designed with an incredible attention to detail resulting in breathtaking high-definition visual fidelity that creates truly believable world and delivers a new level of challenge and choice.


Monday, November 24th, 2008

(DS version)


A completely re-imagined remake of the PC classic that launched the god-sim genre, “Populous DS” brings the power of the gods into the palm of the player’s hands. The unique features of the DS improve upon the original as touch-screen controls, dual-screens, and versus play with up to 4 players wirelessly have been implemented. The gameplay is fresh for returning players as multiple gods each with their own unique miracles have been added, while returning fans will recognize the classic maps from previous editions of Populous in homage to this legendary series.

Final Fantasy Crisis Core Play Arts Figures

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

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Crisis Core is the prequel to the critically-acclaimed PlayStation video game, Final Fantasy VII. Following the story of Soldier 1st class Zack Fair, events leading up to the original classic are revealed.

These large, detailed, and pose-able figures are ideal for reliving this incredible story. Fully colored, these PVC figures come in window box packaging. Available February 2009!

Disney’s Bolt

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

(PS3 version)

bolt Ka-Woof! Unleash your inner super bark and take on the heroic personas of Bolt and Penny from the high-action television series within the upcoming film, Walt Disney Pictures Bolt. Dig your paws into the cinematic took of the game and experience a mix of intrigue, combat, action and platform-style game play.

Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe

Monday, November 17th, 2008

(PS3 version)

mk vs dc For the first time ever Scorpion, Sub-Zero and the Mortal Kombat warriors battle with Batman, Superman and other popular DC Universe Super Heroes. Choose your side and challenge your opponents with a new fighting system including Freefall Kombat and Klose Kombat along with dynamic multi-tiered environments. Plus, pick your favorite character from MK or DCU and pursue a fighting adventure in the new single player mode with an intertwined storyline and two unique perspectives.

Anime Cars Festival in Odaiba

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

A festival in Japan called “Itasha G Fesuta” took place last Sunday, November 9  in Japan which featured around 450 cars. It was organized by a popular Japanese graphical magazine. The term “itasha” refers to cars which have been illustrated upon by anime, manga and video game character decals. “Itasha” is also a transliteration of “Itariasha” (Italian car) which often connotes fashionable design.



For more pictures of anime cars showcased during the event, here’s the link: http://mdn.mainichi.jp/photospecials/graph/itasha/index.html

Star Wars Clone Wars: Jedi Alliance

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

(DS version)

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Star Wars The Clone Wars: Jedi Alliance™ takes the player into the world of the all-new Star Wars animated feature film and television series set between Episode II and Episode III. Experience the combined power when two Jedi join forces to fight as one. Choose your favorite Jedi pair at the start of each mission and experience unique moves and combat skills. With an innovative stylus-based input, controlling the Jedi’s movement and lightsaber combat has never felt more immersive.

  • Play through an original story - exclusive to the Nintendo DS - that expands The Clone Wars series set between Episode II and Episode III in exciting new directions
  • Create your own Jedi dream teams by pairing Jedi in any combination. For example, team up Anakin Skywalker with Obi-Wan Kenobi, or Ahsoka Tano with Mace Windu
  • Develop the relationship between two Jedi and generate more powerful attacks and special abilities. Replay missions with different character combinations to unlock new areas, collectibles, and other secrets
  • Control all movement, lightsaber combat and cinematic action sequences with just the DS stylus

Pingu no Waku Waku Carnival

Monday, November 10th, 2008

pingu Live an ideal family life with the Pingus, there is the eldest son Pingu, his baby sister Pinga, a gentle mother and a dependable father.

Square Enix’s family game is suitable for players of all ages, help out with household chores and have a wonderful time with your own family.

The visuals are mostly in clay animation and the software consists of fun mini games such as cooking, fishing and juggling. Turn on your Wi-Fi and invite your friends and family to join you, a maximum of four players can participate in the games.

Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

(PS3 version)

naruto ninja storm The #1 action-fighting game series based on Naruto arrives on Playstation 3 system, continuing its reign over the next generation of video games. With gorgeous cinematic quality HD graphics, a revolutionary next-gen battle system, multi-dimensional battlegrounds and a seamlessly explorable world, Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm will capture the heart of any gamer!


Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

(PS3 version)

legendary This tells the story of Charles Deckard, an art thief who is duped into stealing Pandora’s Box. When he opens the box, he releases hordes of beasts thought to be fictional - such as werewolves and gryphons - into an unprepared modern world. A full scale war between man and myth begins, and it is quickly complicated by the actions of powerful secret societies. As the person responsible for releasing this terror, Deckard’s unwittingly become the only person capable of containing it once more and saving civilization from being destroyed by the terrifying creatures of the box.