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Archive for January, 2009

Suzumiya Haruhi no Gekidou

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

(Wii version)

haruhi wii Join the SOS brigade and dance to your heart’s desire. Haruhi Suzumiya no Yuutsu the anime has made two entities famous, Haruhi’s seiyuu Hirano Aya and the girls’ dance Hare Hare Yukai. After the airing of the TV series, numerous people have learned to dance the steps to the song and demonstrated their talents in both small and large events.

To those who has trouble following the quick steps from the TV screen but is dying to learn and join the fun, this is the game for you. Follow the cues on the screen and wave your Wii-remote control accordingly. If you manage to catch the cues properly, Haruhi, in full Hirano Aya glory, will pay you compliments, and if you did badly, she will scold you.

There is a story mode and a free mode. Haruhi has read a flier on a dance competition in the story mode and is making her club go along with her. The more stages you clear in this story mode, the more costumes you can unlock, and the better you do, the rarer the items you can get. Ask two more friends to join you in the free mode and play the roles of the SOS brigade girls, see who is the best dancer amongst you.

Soul Eater: Battle Resonance

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

(PSP version)

soul eater

Wrought your weapon into a death scythe in the fighting game Soul Eater: Battle Resonance, find 99 souls born from the egg of the kishins and one witch’s soul. Maka and Soul Eater has failed this task once by mistaking the soul of Blair the cat as a witch, they could not bear to fail again.

Following the plot of the first 24 episodes of the anime, you get to take part in the fights Maka and gang participated in and experience the coolness of the characters at first hand. For those who has never seen the anime, be amazed at the comical situations the characters managed to get themselves into, for the long time fans, this game is filled to the brim to new story elements and costumes as well as items to get a rare insight into the characters mind and their wardrobes.

Lord of the Rings: Conquest

Monday, January 26th, 2009

(PS3 version)

lotr conquest

In this exciting, action strategy game, players fight on the side of both Good and Evil in all the biggest battles from The Lord of the Rings movies. The Battlefront format allows them to switch between characters at will, to suit the circumstance or their style, reliving – and even reinventing – the chaotic and engrossing conflicts from the films as they choose how best to tackle their objectives and defeat their enemies. In online multiplayer, gamers can choose to be Evil from the outset.

Big Bang Mini

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

(DS version)

big bang mini

Use your firework arsenal to blast your way through this arcade style shooter!

This fast-paced shoot ‘em up puts a new spin on classic arcade style gameplay allowing you to blast down hordes of imaginative enemies with explosive fireworks launched at the flick of your wrist. Maneuver your ship through the enemy fire and falling debris as you collect stars from vanquished foes to advance towards big boss battles. A number of special powers will be made available as you move from one exotic locale to the next where one wrong move or one missed shot could be your last.

Suikoden: Tierkreis

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

(DS version)

suikoden tierkreis Suikoden: Tierkreis is the latest in the popular RPG franchise that was introduced more than 12 years ago. Suikoden: Tierkreis follows the story of the 108 Stars of Destiny, a group of magical warriors, as they challenge the almighty One King, who intends to create chaos in the universe. As the player gathers the members of the 108 Stars of Destiny, the forces for good will stand up against evil in a battle that spans the near infinite parallel worlds of the Million World universe.

Dragon Ball Z Statue: Son Gokou

Monday, January 19th, 2009

son goku statue Dragon Ball fans throughout the world are counting down to the moment the live action movie appears on their local silver screen. To make the waiting process more enjoyable, a number a Dragon Ball toys have arrived in our warehouse. Take them home and see if the actors in the action movie fulfill the expectations you have in their roles.

Son Goku the hero is ready to have a fight, standing upright with his fists raised, you can almost feel the glow of orange ki enveloping him like a ball of flames. Although not in his most powerful Super Saiyan form, the dark haired Goku reminds old time readers of the good old days where things were relatively uncomplicated.

Vocaloid Music Box Figure: Hatsune Miku

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009

vocaloid hatsune

Hatusne Miku, with her floor length green hair is ready to perform for you on her rotating stage. The set of orgels comes in two versions, the standard version that plays Hoshi no Kakera while the other is super deformed and plays Levan Polka.

The cyber diva portrays her full technical charm in the standard version, her soft, thick pigtails are pooling onto the ground as she bent forward on her chic looking black rotating stage. In the Levan Polka version, super deformed Miku waves her leek as she does her standard routine on the sunny, cheerful looking base.

Tinkling music adds a magical touch to the lovable vocaloid singer, take Miku home and let her cool minty charm permeate the air.


Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

(DS version)


Enter into an extraordinary game of hide and seek in this exciting sequel to Elebits! Kai and Zero have been swept off to a magical land and must finish the challenges ahead, to get back home. Seek out the mischievous little Omega Elebits that hold supernatural powers and give you the ability to complete puzzle quests. The more you play the stronger you become as you capture Omega Elebits providing you with incredible magic abilities to solve tasks. Find, capture and befriend the Elebits, raise them and embark on a magical journey using their combined powers to battle through amazing adventures and find a way back home!


Monday, January 12th, 2009

(PS2 version)


Based on Focus Features and LAIKA Entertainment’s upcoming film, CORALINE is a whimsical exploration game that combines puzzle solving, character interaction and item collection with traditional action gameplay. About CORALINE (The Movie) From Henry Selick, visionary director of The Nightmare Before Christmas, and based on Neil Gaiman’s best-selling book, comes a spectacular high definition stop-motion animated feature.

A young girl walks through a secret door in her new home and discovers an alternate version of her life. This parallel reality is eerily similar to her real life - only much better. But when this wondrously off-kilter adventure turns dangerous, and her counterfeit parents try to keep her forever, Coraline must count on her resourcefulness, determination, and bravery to get back home.

PS3 Wireless Keypad

Wednesday, January 7th, 2009

wireless keypad

The Wireless keypad for the PLAYSTATION 3 system provides the freedom of easy to use texting and mouse input capabilities, all while maintaining full gameplay functionality in one easy-to-hold device. This Bluetooth device attaches to any DUALSHOCK 3 or SIXAXIS wireless controller and enables effortless internet browsing, e-mailing and instant messaging on the PLAYSTATION Network and PLAYSTATION Home. The unique touch pad feature allows for convenient scrolling and mouse input on the PS3 system on-screen display. Dedicated short cut keys provide instant access to ‘Message Box’ and other online communication applications on the PLAYSTATION Network.

By integrating all these features in a sleek and elegant design, Sony Computer Entertainment, plans to further enhance online interactivity on the PLAYSTATION 3 system.