Latest Video Games News and Updates

  • Korean Rating Board passes Diablo 3?

    It seems like Korean Rating Borad has finally passed Blizzard's upcoming action RPG game "Diablo III". If TRUE then this is definitely a great news for fans of Diablo 3, as the launch date is sure to follow soon.

    Diablo 3 screenshotRecently Korean rating board is delayed its rating for Diablo III due to their concern over a real-money auction house. A spokesman from South Korean rating board said, "Committee members are conflicted about what to do with Diablo 3 because of Blizzard’s information on the game’s “auction house” feature."

    Check out Diablo III rating from Korean Rating Board HERE, whether it is TURE or not you decide.

  • Notch: If you can't afford Minecraft then pirate it

    Minecraft creator Marcus Notch has no issue at all if gamers download his game illegally (pirate it) and play. On Twitter a fan spoke to Notch and said, "I really like the game but lack the money to buy it. I thought I might at least ask for a free account before piracy."

    Minecraft logoTo this Notch replied, "Just pirate it. If you still like it when you can afford it in the future, buy it then. Also don't forget to feel bad. ;)"

    Notch's view towards Minecraft piracy seems very clear. What you guys think about this?, let us know in the comment section below.

  • WWE 13: THQ wants fans to choose crowd chants

    WWE video game franchise has never done well in audio department. It has been a huge letdown for fans as the franchise still features poor commentary and bad crowd noise.

    WWE 13Now to make improvements on this department, THQ wants fans to know what type of chants you want to see in WWE 13 and other future WWE games.

    On Twitter, WWEGames tweeted, "What crowd chant do you want most in future @WWEGames?"

    I HATE John Cena very much, and so i want hear "CENA SUCKS, CENA SUCKS" chant in WWE 13. Let us know in the comment section below, the CHANTS you want to hear in WWE 13.

  • Uncharted 3 patch 1.03 available now for download

    Naughty Dog has released the patch 1.03 for Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception. The patch is now available for download. The developer has just released the patch, and it will be rolling out across all regions globally within 24 hours.

    Uncharted 3 screenNaughty Dog has also released the compelete changelog for this Uncharted 3 patch 1.03. We have it for you below. Check it out.

    • Users in the largest party in a game room will no longer be designated as Villains a large majority of the time
    • Cutscene viewer audio issues fixed (3D only)
    • Creepy Crawler Kickback - now requires 17 medals to activate (previously 15 medals).
    • Quick Boom Kickback - now requires 10 medals to activate (previously 7 medals) and a 5 second decrease has been applied to its duration (now 15 seconds, previously 20 seconds)  

    Note: Patch 1.03 must be downloaded in order to play the upcoming DLC via online or on LAN Party.

    Yesterday Naughty Dog confirmed that Uncharted 3 "Flashback" DLC will launch on January 17. This Flashback DLC for the game features four fan favorite maps from UNCHARTED 1 and 2.

    Which four maps will feature in Uncharted 3 Flashback DLC, check it out HERE.

  • NPD: Sony comments on December 2011 sales figure, Top selling games of 2011

    Sony has finally commented on the latest hardware sales figure details from NPD. As ususal, the firm didn't reveal any official hardware sales figure details, we expect them to reveal it later today.

    NPD logoSony said, "According to the December NPD, PlayStation 3 closed out a banner 2011 with a bang, showing increases in hardware, software and peripherals year to date. As we reported earlier this week, consumers flocked to PlayStation consoles and handhelds this holiday season with more than 6.5 million units sold worldwide. With the highly anticipated U.S. launch of PlayStation Vita on February 22, featuring the biggest and best launch lineup across the history of PlayStation platforms, 2012 is already shaping up to be another exciting year for PlayStation."

    According to NPD, "the strong December capped an impressive year during which Xbox 360 was the fastest-growing console. It also captured 49 percent of consumer retail spending, with an industry-leading $6.7 billion in sales in the U.S. for the calendar year—more than $2.1 billion on consoles and $4.6 billion on games and accessories."

    NPD also revealed Top 10 best-selling games of 2011. We have the list below. check it out.

    • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
    • Just Dance 3
    • Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
    • Battlefield 3
    • Madden NFL 12
    • Call of Duty: Black Ops
    • Batman: Arkham City
    • Gears of War 3
    • Just Dance 2
    • Assassin's Creed: Revelations
  • New Jak & Daxter HD Collection Gameplay video

    Just a few hours ago a new Jak and Daxter HD Collection gameplay footage arrived on YouTube. This time around the footage is from the second game in the franchise, Jak II.

  • Silent Hill HD Collection, Silent Hill Downpour and Silent Hill Book of Memories dated for North America

    Konami has just announced launch date for three Silent Hill Game for North America. These three titles are Silent Hill HD Collection, Silent Hill Downpour and Silent Hill Book of Memories.

    Silent HillSilent Hill HD Collection will launch on March 6. This special collection feature Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3 in full HD graphics and adding new voiceovers.

    Silent Hill Downpour will launch on March 13. It follows the story of Murphy Pendleton, a convicted felon, who finds himself trapped in Silent Hill after his prison transport bus crashes.

    Silent Hill Book of Memories will launch on March. This game is exclusive for Playstation VITA.  The story begins with a strange book that is received; inside that book is your entire life story and all of your memories. You discover that by altering what’s written you can actually change the past. You can write your own ideal history.  And for the first time ever in a Silent Hill francise, it will support multiplayer.

  • Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition announced

    Tecmo Koei has revealed Collector's Edition of Ninja Gaiden 3. The announcement was made following a launch of new multiplayer trailer for the game.

    Ninja Gaiden 3Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition features an exclusive Ninja Gaiden 3 "Unmask" art book, soundtrack CD, a unique collectors "Duel of the Masked" figure. In addition to all these, it also feature download code for four playable character in Dead or Alive 5 demo,

    Ninja Gaiden 3 is schedule to launch on March 23 for PS3 and Xbox 360. Check out the first image of Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition below.

    Ninja Gaiden 3 Collector's Edition

  • Armored Core V gets Release Date for NA and Europe

    Armored Core V which is about to release this month in Japan, now has the confirmed release date for North America and Europe. Earlier Namco Bandai confirmed that they will be handling exports for Armored Core V. Armored Core V is set to release in North America on March 20, 2012 and March 23, 2012 in Europe.

    Armored Core V "Gamers have been eagerly anticipating the release of Armored Core V, which will bring strategic mech combat to new heights," said Eiichi Nakajima, studio head, FromSoftware, Inc.  "With cooperative missions, a persistent online world battling for territories and epic team battles, Armored Core V is the complete action shooter package."

    Carlson Choi, Vice President of Marketing for Namco Bandai Games America added "A quick trigger finger and razor-sharp reflexes won’t always turn the tide of battle in Armored Core V, The Operator adds a new layer of strategy orchestrating his team of Armored Cores to victory by finding the enemy’s weaknesses."

    For the fans from North America, Namco Bandai has also announced the pre-order bonus. Those who will pre-order the game form GameStop will get 'Heavy Assault Pack' with additional weapons and parts.

  • Uncharted 3 Flashback DLC release date announced

    Naughty Dog has announced the release date of upcoming DLC titled as "Flashback" for Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception. As per the details revealed, Uncharted 3 Flashback DLC will launch on January 17.

    Uncharted 3 screenThe DLC features four of your favorite maps from UNCHARTED 1 and 2. These four maps are Fort, Lost City, Cave and Sanctuary. Naughty Dog spent months adding new lighting, particle, and atmospheric effects to all these four maps.