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Resident Evil Archives

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

(Wii version)

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You take control of S.T.A.R.S. Alpha team members Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine (both recently seen in the smash hit, Resident Evil 5). Your mission is to investigate the ominous mansion at the core of the horrific disaster and uncover the secrets behind a radical, genetic research facility. With unspeakable horrors lurking around every corner, the ultimate test will be to make it out alive! Relive the thrills and terror that defined the genre of Survival Horror and launched a franchise that has sold over 40 million games worldwide.

A Witch’s Tale

Monday, June 29th, 2009

(DS version)

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1,000 years ago, a tribe of powerful witches who used potent, dangerous magic lived beneath the world. One day, the witches invaded the surface world. When all seemed lost, the mystical Alice appeared. She used the witches’ own magic against them and sealed them away. They say the Witch Queen still lurks beneath the land, waiting for her chance to return to power.

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

(DS version)

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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor marks the first time the popular RPG franchise has made its way onto Nintendo DS, and it certainly takes advantage of the opportunity. An incredibly innovative RPG/SRPG system—with tactical yet action-packed combat— compliments a powerful narrative in the great tradition of the SMT games. Fans will surely be thrilled with the stylish aesthetics, novel game mechanics, and original story, and newcomers will find a fresh new spin on the critically-acclaimed SMT universe

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

(Xbox 360 version)

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The Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen video game, based on the upcoming live-action feature film from DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures in association with Hasbro, lets players take on the role of their favorite AUTOBOTS or DECEPTICONS, picking from the largest, most diverse range of playable Transformers – each with their own distinct abilities and weaponry.

Set in unique environments across the globe such as Cairo and Shanghai, the game allows players to instantly switch between vehicle and robot modes as they drive, fly, fight and blast their way through intense, pressure-packed levels. After engaging in single player action, for the first time ever players will be able to go online and battle friends in all-new multiplayer modes.

The King of Fighters XII

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

(PS3 version)


The legendary 3-on-3 fighting game series that united rival brawlers from SNK Playmore’s classic arcade franchises celebrates its 15th Anniversary in style with the release of The King of Fighters XII. For the first time in its history, this epic martial arts showdown has undergone a complete graphical overhaul. The antiquated character sprites used over the past 14 years have been dropped in favor of all-new, high-resolution fighters fluidly animating across painstakingly detailed, 100% hand-drawn backgrounds.

Black Sigil: Blade of the Exiled

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

(DS version)

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Bel Lenora is a world where people are born with magic at their command. Years ago, a single man walked the land with no magic in his veins. He brought death and tragedy in his wake and was banished by a brave General at a great cost. It has been fifteen years since his banishment and once again, a young man with no magic walks the land of Bel Lenora.

Join Kairu, a young knight, born with a cursed spirit…

Wii Sports Resort

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

(Wii version)

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Wii Sports Resort is a new collection of fun sports games that anyone can pick up and play.

This sequel to the popular Wii Sports makes use of the Wii MotionPlus accessory, which gives players the most responsive and realistic experience possible.

Wii Sports Resort takes place on a tropical island. A wide range of activities will keep players coming back for one more round. Some sample activities include Sword Play, Power Cruising (racing a water scooter) and Disc Dog, which involves accurately tossing a disc to a cute, Mii-like dog

Lego Battles

Monday, June 15th, 2009

(DS version)

lego battles

Play through six distinct storylines in the game to create your base, buildings and team, and deploy your troops for battle! Test your strategies in single-player campaign or skirmish modes to unlock hidden treasures, or play against two of your friends to put your soldiers on the road to victory!

1:1 Gundam Statue!

Friday, June 12th, 2009

Gundam completed!

The 1/1 scale statue of the Gundam RX-78-2 (piloted by Amuro Ray in the first Gundam anime series) being built in Odaiba as part of Gundam’s 30th anniversary celebrations now appears to be completed, as this extensive photoshoot of the famed mecha shows in glorious detail.








The Gundam is planned to be unveiled on July 11, and be shown until August 31st.

Gundams walking on our planet or going to space are slowly becoming a reality. In a few years, people can pilot these massive mechanical works of art!

Photos from Moé Passion

Rock Band Unplugged

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

(PSP version)

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Based on the award-winning Rock Band series of games, Rock Band Unplugged features 41 songs on-disc that encompass popular tracks from the Rock Band music library, as well as nine songs exclusive to Rock Band Unplugged for a limited time before becoming available as downloadable content on other console versions.

Rock Band Unplugged helps players keep on rocking by delivering the first PSP game to feature an in-game store for downloadable content. Harmonix will stock the music store with 10 tracks at launch, and additional music will be released on a regular basis. PlayStation Network will power the in-game store, and players can use their existing PlayStation Network accounts to purchase tracks, similar to the Rock Band console experience. PSP system owners will also have the option of purchasing tracks via PlayStation Store on the PC.