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Archive for July, 2009

Batman: Arkham Asylum

Friday, July 31st, 2009

(PS3 version)

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"Batman: Arkham Asylum" exposes players to a unique, dark and atmospheric adventure that takes them to the depths of Arkham Asylum - Gotham’s psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane. Gamers will move in the shadows, instigate fear amongst their enemies and confront The Joker and Gotham City’s most notorious villains who have taken over the asylum.

Puyo Puyo 7

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

(DS version)

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Puyos are crystaline jellybeans that block up your screen. Line them up by color and blast them away. Popular among people of all ages, the Puyo Puyo series is out with its seventh installment.

The new game comes with a "henshin" gauge where you can transform into an adult or into a child, use this to your advantage as you blow the colorful blobs away.

Besides Henshin, there is also the Fever Gauge which allows you to turn the tables around even with all those puyos stacked up against you. Strategically setting up the blocks and successfulling timing the Fever Attack is the key of victory this time.

The Little King’s Story

Monday, July 27th, 2009

(Wii version)

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Little King’s Story is a unique collaboration between the games industry’s most prodigious talents. Boasting a team of legendary designers – whose portfolios include a range of highly-acclaimed and much-loved titles such as Harvest Moon, No More Heroes, Final Fantasy XII and Super Mario RPG – Little King’s Story is a funny, charming and surprisingly deep RPG, designed to appeal to both casual and core gamers alike.

Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box

Saturday, July 25th, 2009

(DS version)

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Puzzle master Professor Layton and his apprentice, Luke, have stumbled upon another mystery. It’s up to them to navigate their way through numerous puzzles to determine who – or what – caused the death of Professor Layton’s mentor, Dr. Schrader. Was it the mysterious Elysian Box, rumored to kill all who open it? Professor Layton and Luke find a clue that begins their adventure: a train ticket for the Molentary Express.

Dragon Ball: Tenkaichi Daibouken

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

(Wii version)

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From the battles with Red Ribbon army to the fight to the death with Picolo, relive the child Goku’s adventures in his own shoes. Watch the smooth event scenes as you clear stages, listen to the fully voiced conversations between Goku, his friends and opponents. With 3D graphics, this is the brand new Dragon Ball that you have been waiting for.

Attack, guard and jump, the horizontal scrolling action takes care of both beginners and veterans. With Wii remote and Nunchaku in hand, launch rock-on actions and take down your enemies. With smooth camera angle changes, you’ll have enemies popping out from all sorts of directions, be on your guard at all times!

Monster Hunter 3

Monday, July 20th, 2009

(Wii version)

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See the nature unfold before you as you step on the island, there are lush green forests, dark caves and the deep blue sea. Hidden within the island are monsters that you have to defeat. These gigantic beings sometimes band together to protect themselves and sometimes combat with each other for food, domination or land.

You, a hunter, is placed on the top of the food chain, or at least, fight to get and stay there. Join up with friends and take up quests, take the monsters’ hide, talons and fangs to form more powerful weapons.

Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

(PS3 version)

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The most intense, challenging, action-packed ninja adventure is back, exclusively on the PLAYSTATION3 computer entertainment system! Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 is the “ultimate” Ninja Gaiden, featuring characters from the previous installments that have defined the franchise. It radiates a striking visual appeal in high resolution display, featuring character and environmental graphics whose quality exceeds the original Ninja Gaiden Sigma. Combining both melee and long-range battles against enemies, the game requires skillful and strategic playing to successfully journey through the missions.

The Conduit

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

(Wii version)


In a fictional near future, Washington D.C. is shaken by several strange events resulting in heightened local and national tensions. John Adams, the enigmatic leader of a shadow organization known as the Trust, realizes that the nation’s capital has come under attack by an alien race called the Drudge. A former Secret Service agent, code-named "Mr. Ford", is recruited to learn the origins of this attack. The answer Mr. Ford finds is not the one he expects.

The Conduit is a fast-paced action First Person Shooter (FPS) set in the near-future of a fictional America. Players battle enemy forces in a highly detailed 3D world using a dynamic control scheme only possible on the Wii.

Pokemon Soul Silver

Monday, July 13th, 2009

(DS version)

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Pokémon Soul Silver along with Heart Gold are remakes of the original Pokémon Gold and Silver set in the Johto region. Prepare to explore the Johto region once again and later travel to Kanto. Also trade with Pokémon Diamond, Pearl and Platinum versions regardless of which language version you have to complete your Pokédex.

Pokemon Heart Gold

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

(DS version)

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Pokemon Heart Gold is a remake of Pokemon Gold, a game which first came out in 2000. It includes revamped graphics, various new Pokemon, and new forms of previously existing Pokemon. The game also offers a special challenge after the main story is completed, in which the main character travels to the Hoenn region to catch one of two titans that fought 3 years earlier. New characters include Lunah, the Dark type gym leader of Hoenn, and Sakura, the gardening enthusiast. Supports wi-fi connection and comes with a pedometer.