North America

  • New PS3 Slim model coming to North America soon

    If you can recollect properly, Earlier this year Sony announced a new PS3 Slim Model CECH-3000B for Japan. This new PS3 Slim model uses less energy, light in weight, and make use of 200W as compared to original PS3 Slim (CECH-3001B).

    PS3

    At that time Sony announced that the new model will carry a price tag of ¥34,980 ($435) in Japan and comes equipped with a 320GB HDD. No details were revealed regarding orversea release, but now it appears Sony is all set to bring this new model to North America.

    On Sony Press site, several new images of new PS3 Slim model has appeared and this closely resemble to CECH-3000B model. The black lining right below the disc, and other minor changes looks very much identical to Japanese model.

    Check out the image below:

    PS3 Slim new model screen 1 PS3 Slim new model screen 2

  • Tekken Hybrid price details announced

    Namco Bandai, Game Director and Chief Producer, Katsuhiro Harada, on his personal Twitter account has said that the recently announced Tekken Hybrid for PS3 will be cheaper than a retails game.

    As soon as Harada said this, GameStop put up a pre-order page for the product, carrying a price tag of $39.99.

    Tekken Hybrid logo

    Tekken Hybrid is schedule to launch this November in North America exclusively for PS3. The bundle includes movie "Tekken Blood Vengeance 3D", HD remake of Tekken Tag Tournament on the PS2, and few other contents whose details will be revealed in coming days. Watch the trailer for the bundle HERE.

  • Pokemon Black And White global link delayed in North America

    Pokemon Black and White Global Link which was slated to release on March 30 in NA has been delayed. The reason developer gave for the delay is the recent earthquake and Tsunami in Japan.

    Pokemon Black and Pokemon White

    The server for the game is currently based in Japan and due to power conservation efforts the developer has delayed the global link for the game. No details regarding the new launch date, but the developer promised it will go live soon.

  • Catherine not releasing in North America: Atlus

    Sad news for North American gamers waiting for Atlus and Team Persona’s horror-puzzler Catherine. There is currently no plan to release Catherine in North America.

  • Dead Rising 2: High Stakes Edition Details

    Capcom announced a new Dead Rising 2: High Stakes Edition exclusively for North America. This Dead Risisng 2: High Stakes Edition will be available for the North American gamers exclusively through Capcom Store and will cost them $89.99 on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.

    Dead Rising, Dead Rising 2: High Stakes Edition

    Here is the details of thing you will be getting in the Dead Rising 2: High Stakes Edition:

    • Dead Rising 2 Game (Xbox 360 or PS3)
    • Poker set in a black high-impact case sporting the Fortune City logo and including:
    • 100 poker chips – 4 different colors featuring the Fortune City logo
    • 2 decks of ‘blood-stained’ custom playing cards featuring character art
    • 5 green dice
    • 1 ‘blood-stained’ dealer chip
    • Fortune City Visitor Map featuring the game map and ads for Fortune City locations and attractions
    • Terror is Reality XVII admission ticket with redemption code for the unique Psycho skills pack DLC, which contains the Psycho costume which gives you new abilities, new attacks and heavier damage for psycho-related weapons, such as Chainsaw, Figure Axe, Machette, Meat Cleaver and more
    • One Dead Rising 2 High Stakes Edition will contain the ‘Golden’ Terror Is Reality XVII admission ticket, which is redeemable for Burt the Zombie, a 6’ Dead Rising 2 zombie replica

    Dead Rising 2 releases on 28th September (US) and on October 2 (UK) for Playstation 3, PC and Xbox 360.

  • The Heavy PC Version Releasing in North America

    The Heavy PC version will be releasing exclusive for the gamers in North Ammerica. This news was confirmed by Frazer Nash, Ceo of Frazer Nash Communication, he stated that they are thrill and excited with working Little Orbit LLC(Publisher of the game) for getting The Heavy for PC version.

    The exact release date is still not out but The Heavy PC and Xbox 360 version will be coming in the third quarter of 2010, we will update you with all the detail of it when it is available.