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  • Black Bean Games Announced SBK 2011

    A new game in SBK series titled as SBK 2011 has been announced by Black Bean Games. The development work on SBK 2011 is handled by Milestone Studios, the game is slated to come out in May 2011 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.

    SBK 2011 Screenshot

    If details given out by the developers is anything to go by than the SBK 2011 will feature huge and much needed improvements to graphics and a a new artistic direction, an up-to-date driving model and more appealing presentation.

    It is also confirmed that SBK 2011 will also include entire official package of next Superbike championship season (all the classes, tracks, teams).

  • 10 New Character Still Left to Revealed for Marvel Vs Capcom 3: Ryota Niitsuma

    Marvel Vs Capcom 3 producer Ryota Niitsuma has said that there are still 10 more character left to reveal for the game.

    In an interview to Famitsu Ryota said that for the game 28 characters have already been announced with some still left to revealed.

    Marvel Vs Capcom 3

    The producer was quizzed whether any of these character will come out in the form of DLC to which he replied that wait for an official announcement about it.

    Marvel Vs Capcom 3 comes out in February for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.

  • New Tomb Raider Game to feature in next Issue of GamesMaster

    According to the details given out by one of the gaming site, the next issue of GamesMaster will feature info and screenshots of new Tomb Raider game. The issue is slated to go on sale on January 4.

    Tomb Raider

    This is a very first official confirmation about a new game in the series which was hinted for sometime now. It is said that Game Informer will announced the title as its final front cover of the year next week.

    The title is slated to come out at the end of 2011.

  • THQ: We will be announcing one Core Kinect game soon

    Danny Bilson THQ studio head has announced on its twitter account that THQ will reveal a new Kinect exclusive title soon. Here is what the tweet from Bilson reads "we will be announcing one Core Kinect game soon"

    THQ

    No other details were given out like the date for the announcement, but it is rumored that its going out to be a VGAs affair and the title will be a epic sci-fic trilogy.

    Bilson also revealed that two more Playstation Move game title will also be coming out soon, one out of these two will be a mixture of PS3 motion controller and 3D.

  • Dead Rising 2: Case West Coming Out in December: Capcom

    Capcom has given out the release details for Dead Rising 2: Case West. The publisher announced that Dead Rising 2: Case West will be coming out in next month, however exact day of release is yet to be announced.

    Dead Rising 2: Case West

    Dead Rising 2: Case West was first unveiled at Tokyo Game Show in September and it is said that the game is pretty much similar to Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, with the event in Case West taking place directly after Dead Rising 2.

    In Dead Rising 2: Case West Chuck Greene and Dead Rising 1 Frank West will come up together for having some serios co-op battle and they try to figure out the larger picture about Phentrans and and find proof of its involvement with the zombie outbreaks.

  • Battlefield: Bad Company 2 PC and Xbox 360 Patch Details Revealed

    DICE has revealed details about the upcoming patch update for Battlefield: Bad Company 2 which will be coming out for PC and Xbox 360 version of the game.

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    According to the details patch update for PC version will prepare the shooter for VIP Map Pack 7 and also for Vietnam based multiplayer expansion, whereas patch update for Xbox 360 version will take care of bugs and balance fixes. It is said that the update is 2.6GB in size.

    Check out the complete list of changes and fixes here.

  • Test Drive Unlimited 2 Pre Order Bonus Details Revealed

    Atari has given out the European release date for Test Drive Unlimited 2, along with that they also give out the pre-order bonuses details for the game.

    Test Drive Unlimited 2

    Gamers who will pre-order the game from the Game.co.uk, Amazon.co.uk, HMV.co.uk, Play.com, Asda.co.uk, blockbuster.co.uk and gamestation.co.uk will get a hand on

    • In-game DLC item priced at £6 /€8 or 800 MSP,
    • Players will also be go directly to casino where they will be able to level up their character.
    • Will be able to win in-game currency
    • Exclusive items (Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI Quattro and a Spyker C8 Aileron Spyder)

    Test Drive Unlimited is slated to come out on 11th February 2011 for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3.

  • MiniMote From Snakebyte is Now Available in Europe

    Snakebyte first premiered their MiniMote at the start of November inorder to celebrate the 25th birthday of Mario, today this MiniMote is available in Europe for a price tag of €24.99 (Snakebyte webshop price).

    MiniMote

    The best feature of this MiniMote is that it is almost 25 percent smaller in size and is optimised specially for children and gamers with smaller hands. It has improved button layout for easy operation. It is available in two color Red and Blue.

  • Three New DLC Pack for Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage Announced

    Tecmo Koei Europe has revealed release details about three new DLC pack for Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage. This three new DLC pack will be coming out on Xbox 360 and PS3 next month.

    Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage

    Details of these three new DLC pack are given below:

    • The Jagi – Original Costume & 2 New Missions: It will be coming out on December 1 for a price tag of £2.99 on PSN and 480 MSP on Xbox Live.
    •  In the two new mission, the first will put players against Jagi's forces whereas other will be for testing gamers skill against 4 heroes Ryuga, Fudo, Juza and Toki.
    • The second and third DLC pack revolve around Heart and Outlaw: It will be coming out on December 15.

    Second DLC will add playable character Heart and 2 New mission which will cost gamers £7.19 on PSN and 800 MSP on XBLA,whereas third DLC pack will add playable character Outlaw and Survival Mission Pack for £6.29 on PSN and 800 MSP on XBLA.

  • Final Fantasy XIV Major Patch Update Available Now

    Square Enix has released a major patch update for their MMO Final Fantasy XIV, which will fix various issue faced by the gamers, details of it is listed below.

    Since its release the MMO has faced major criticisms from gamers because of which Square Enix was forced to increased the trail period inorder to keep gamers onside so that they can figure out the issue and address it.

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    Yoichi Wada, CEO of Square Enix said “We're quickly working on reforms. We'd like to put our full power into regaining trust. If we satisfy our users, they will return. On the other hand, once the users say, 'forget this,' there's no turning back. We can only recover our trust so far.”

    Here is the major issue fix by this patch update:

    • Physical and magic accuracy calculations have been adjusted. Attacks are now easier to land and more difficult to resist.
    • Facing a target to attack is now automated when an action is selected.
    • When engaging multiple enemies, a player now automatically targets the next enemy when one has been defeated.
    • New enemy types have been added.
    • Enemy populations in all areas have been increased and reorganized.
    • Player inventory capacity has been increased from 80 to 100 slots.
    • Smallclothes no longer suffer wear, and therefore no longer require repairs.
    • Response time of the user interface (UI) has been improved.
    • Prices will now be displayed next to individual items in retainer and player bazaars.