Latest Video Games News and Updates

  • Xbox Live Arcade Releases for September-October 2010

    Major Nelson has announced the next month releases we'll see on Xbox Live Arcade, with new games, special offers, downloadable content, etc. These are: 

    Game Feast:

    • September 29: Hydrophobia, 1200 Microsoft Points
    • October 6: Comic Jumper, 1200 Microsoft Points
    • October 13: Pinball FX 2 Tables purchased individually, free import from original Pinball FX
    • October 20: Super Meat Boy, price to be determined

    Xbox LIVE Arcade:

    • September 8: Plants vs. Zombies, 1200 Microsoft Points
    • September 8: Dance! It's Your Stage, 800 Microsoft Points
    • September 15: Sonic Adventure, 800 Microsoft Points

    Xbox LIVE Offer of the week

    Week of September 5: Resident Evil exclusive content

    Week of September 13:

    • BUST-A-Move Live!, 400 Microsoft Points
    • Gyromancer, 800 Microsoft Points
    • Tower Bloxx Deluxe, 400 Microsoft Points
    • Puzzle Chronicles, 400 Microsoft Points

    Downloadable Content:

    • September 2:  Crackdown 2 Toy Box, at no cost to the owners of Crackdown 2, 560 Microsoft Points for additional content available worldwide
    • September 7: Mass Effect 2 Lair of the Shadow Broker, 800 Microsoft Points
    • September 7: Dragon Age: Origins Witch Hunt, 560 Microsoft Points
    • September 7: Rock Band Snoop Dog 8 Single tracks, 160 Microsoft Points for each track and available worldwide
  • Batman: Arkham City - multiplayer confirmed

    Another game that would surely do without multiplayer mode now gets this donated. PSM3 Magazine confirmed this that Batman: Arkham City will also have multiplayer mode. They claims "Multiplayer is a certainty, but no details on this yet".

    Details of which we have not yet revealed, but it is hoped soon to experience more of it .

    Batman: Arkham City screenshot

    There are also new rumors that Catwoman as playable co-op partner and Robin will be represented by Nightwing in the game. The PAX event, and the Tokyo Game Show are coming soon, so we can expect some announcements about it.

  • Monster Hunter Portable 3 Coming Out in December

    Capcom has given out the release date to Monster Hunter Portable 3. PSP owners will be able to get their hands on Monster Hunter mental on December 1 (Japan).

    The release date details was given out by Capcom in this week Famitsu, more detail about the game is that it will be showcase at Tokyo Game Show which begins September 16.

    According to Capcom the last game title in this series which was release way back in 2009, shipped 4 million unit and it is expected that Monster Hunter Portable 3 will be going to go further.

  • Microsoft Kinect Coming Out in Australia on November 18

    Microsoft today announced the release and pricing detail for Kinect in Australia. Kinect will be releasing in Australia on 18 November with a price tag of A$199.

    Kinect, Xbox Kinect, Microsoft Kinect, 360 Kinect

    For those who want to get their hands on Bundle can get it for a price of A$449. This A$449 bundle will consist of

    • Xbox 360 Slim (4GB)
    • Kinect Camera
    • Copy of Kinect Adventure
    • One Controller
    • AV Cables

    Kinect comes out in US on 4 November and on November 10 in Europe.

  • Square Enix Tokyo Game Show 2010 Line Up

    Square Enix has announced it line up for the upcoming Tokyo Game Show 2010 which begins 16 September. The list includes some of the much awaited game title. Line Up is listed below for you to have a look at it.

    • Front Mission Evolved (Playable, Video)
    • Kingdom Hearts: Re:Coded (Playable, Video)
    • Lords of Arcana (Playable, Video)
    • Tactics Ogre (Playable, Video)
    • The 3rd Birthday (Playable, Video)
    • Mind Jack (Playable, Video)
    • Final Fantasy Legends (Playable, Video)
    • Call of Duty: Black Ops (Video)
    • Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Video)
    • Lara Croft: Guardian of Light (Playable, Video)
    • Final Fantasy XIV (Video)
    • Final Fantasy XI (Video)