Hobby World

Archive for February, 2009


Thursday, February 26th, 2009

(Wii version)

madworld MADWORLD has an unique black and white style depicting an incredibly sharp backdrop that straddles graphic novels and 3D worlds. As players battle opponents, they must master the use of various weapons and items found within their environment, such as chainsaws and street signs, while entertaining sports commentary adds to the third-person gameplay. With its irreverent humor and over-the-top violence, MADWORLD will deliver an unique core gaming experience currently missing on the Wii system.

Battle Rage

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

(Wii version)

battle rage

BATTLE RAGE: THE ROBOT WARS the third person shooter with elements of a beat’em’up game that allows a player to control giant robots. Battles between the robots take place on carefully selected battlegrounds (so called “arenas”) and they are short, quick, brutal skirmishes. The player can fight alone (versus one, two or even common foe. Every robot has its own three opponents) or in a team against aweapons (for melee and distance combat), additional weapon types can be collected on the arena.

The player can modify a robot’s parameters in the single player mode as well as in the multiplayer to fit its possibilities to his/her own fighting style. Also many new, powerful robots will wait for the player to unlock in the story mode. The Tournament has begun.

Super Mario Galaxy DX 2 Plush: Ghost Mushroom

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

ghost mushroom Grinning wide and showing you all his teeth is a ghost mushroom. Never to be underestimated and never looking quite as devilish, the usually friendly mushroom shows gamers and fans his other face. Although his teeth are sharp, he is perfectly cuddly as a soft toy and is up to no mischief, in your household, at least.

Idolmaster SP: Missing Moon

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

(PSP version)

idolmaster missing moon

As an idol producer, you have the power to change an ordinary girl to a nation wide idol. Widely popular in the arcades and on Xbox360, the game is now available on PSP, take your idol fledgeling with you wherever you go to show her off and do promotions. As a newbie producer, you have to pick a girl, see her character and design a career path for her. Take her to lessons and to competitions as well as auditions for more public exposure. You sole aim in this game is to mould an ordinary girl into a star.

Push her idol rank up and see special events, the closer the two of you are, the more successful a producer you are. So be sure to get to know the girls properly before taking them to important auditions. Starlight and glamour comes hand in hand, enjoy the story along with the singing and dancing.

Besides impressing fans, you have to take care of rivals. Another production company has brought up a set of cute idols and its up to you to see the true potential in your girls and let them outshine all other competitors in public events.

1/72 Millennium Falcon

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

millennium falcon 1-72

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the premiere of "Star Wars" in Japan, Fine Molds has released this fully assembled and stunningly painted and weathered version of their outstanding 1/72 Millennium Falcon kit (it’s the straight kit, with no lighting or extra detail parts added…there is some nicely done battle damage, though)! Limited to just 500 units, this fantastically finished model is mounted on a beautiful wooden base with nameplate and serial number, and covered with a removable crystal-clear acrylic case. The craftsmen at Fine Molds love "Star Wars" and love the Falcon, and it certainly shows in the high quality of this beautifully finished model!

Deadly Creatures

Monday, February 16th, 2009

(Wii version)

deadly creatures Hunt or be hunted in Deadly Creatures, an action/suspense-thriller that puts you in the unlikely role of two of the desert’s creepiest predators: the Tarantula and the Scorpion. Set against a cinematic backdrop of mystery, greed and murder, you’ll explore the secrets of the desert as you fight for your survival in two interlocking adventures.

Explore a hostile, 360-degree desert landscape from a truly unique perspective as you crawl up walls, across ceilings and into subterranean worlds rarely seen by human eyes. Unleash the vicious attacks of the Tarantula and Scorpion as you defend yourself against fierce rivals and predators as you prepare for the deadliest creature of all… man.

Hidamari Sketch: Doko Demo Sugoroku x 365

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

(DS version)

hidamari sketch ds

The third term is coming to a close and just when the students are rejoicing the fact that no teacher has assigned them home work, Yoshinoya sensei wants them to describe the events they have experienced throughout the school year.

With a dice in one hand, you set off to memory lane. Collect Hidamari points that help you complete your home, and the faster you reach the goal, the more points you get.

The game board consist of an array of mini games such as catching rain drops, quizzes, rhythm games and sketching. Make use of your key pad and stylus and remember all the great things that happened.

Mario and Luigi RPG 3

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

(DS version)

mario luigi rpg3

In the peaceful Kinoko Kingdom, a strange pandemic strikes. To find out about the source of the illness, Mario and Luigi set forth on another journey. However, they came across a huge Cooper on the way and are swallowed, can these two save their land?

The RPG takes place both within and outside the Cooper, take note of the brothers’ specialties as you run around the stages. Sometimes the Cooper’s digestive system will help you through. Take another closer look at the Coopers, they may not be that bad after all.

Hello Kitty x Ultraman

Monday, February 9th, 2009

LOL! Both Hello Kitty and Ultraman fans will love this. It’s rare to find Hello Kitty items like these that crosses boundaries.

Hmmm…so, can Hello Kitty increase in size as well?

hk ultra

hk ultra2

Kawakita Godzilla

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

godzilla masterpiece

Only 100 pieces made in the world, each signed by Koichi Kawakita. Director Kawakita, a Special Effects Supervisor of all Hesei Series Godzilla movies, used the original casting of the Tokyo bronze Godzilla, and rescuplted the face and expression as inspired by his own interpretations. This Godzilla stands 4′ tall and is 5′ long! This is the pinnacle of any Godzilla collector’s collection.