Really? NOBODY WAS SURPRISED. Team Ninja has revealed that Ayane and Hitomi will be playable characters for Dead or Alive 5. After the reveal for Ryu Hayabusa and Hayate at Tokyo Game Show 2011, Team Ninja are slowly revealing the roster of playable fighters for their upcoming fighting game. Seems like more of the same, except there might be interactive environments while fighting. Dead or Alive 5 is currently in [...]
The God of Thunder is making his way to Marvel Pinball: Vengeance and Virtue as the last table. Previously, we’ve seen the X-Men as a group, Moon Knight and Ghost Rider as reveals, but now we have the mighty Thor joining the lineup as table four. As Thor, you must defend Asgard against his mischievous half-brother Loki, as well as other Thor villains like the Destroyer, Ymir and hellish Surtur. [...]
The first real footage of real people playing the Persona 4 fighting game spin-off in an arcade has emerged from Japanese arcades, where the game is currently in its ‘Location Test’ – a public test of balance, popularity and other vital things before the game is properly released more widely to arcades.
Genre: Action/Adventure | Developer: Ubisoft Montreal | Publisher: Ubisoft Platform: Xbox 360/PlayStation 3/PC | Players: 1 Local/16 Online | Rating: M (Mature) Ubisoft Montreal is listed as the developer on most official literature for Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, though the game in truth was developed by a much larger crew, with Ubisoft Annecy, Massive, Quebec, Singapore and Bucharest all credited with having contributed to the game – meaning a hell of [...]
Relatively speaking, anyway. In my personal, never-ending endeavor to consume as much information as possible, I’ve taken to the habit of reading nigh every piece of paperwork that accompanies games that I purchase. Unsurprisingly, with the recent advent of online passes, it’s been discovered that these passes can actually expire. This actually comes as no surprise to me personally, for the reason above, but some of you readers may not [...]
Go behind the scenes at Beenox and find out how the story of Spider-Man: Edge of Time was created, with the help of Spider-Man 2099 co-creator Peter David. An interesting twist with new villain Walker Sloan is brought in, where he travels to the past to change the future, and both Spider-Man 2099 Miguel O’Hara and the Amazing Spider-Man Peter Parker must work together to correct these fluctuations in the [...]
Great success! From the PlayStation Network and Xbox LIVE Arcade alone, Ubisoft has reported that From Dust has moved over half-a-million units across both platforms. Of course, this doesn’t take into account any PC sales, but there’s been some controversy regarding the DRM that was shoehorned into the title that crippled it for a good amount of players. In any case, Ubisoft digital publishing manager for EMEA Thomas Paincon has [...]
Secret’s out, NetherRealm Studios! Less than year after its first release, it looks like Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment is looking to put out a more compilated edition of Mortal Kombat. The British Board of Film Classifications has a listing for release on February 12th, 2012. No idea what comes in this package, but there’s probably going to be a good deal of costume and character DLC. Full details in the [...]
Tactical dismemberment fun from Konami is due to arrive on January 31st, 2012. NeverDead, starring the immortal and amputate-able Bruce Boltzmann and his sexy sidekick Arcadia, will be on virtual and actual shelves in a little over a month for both Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. DLC is planned, but no details have been revealed just yet.
Deus Ex: Human Revolution is now available for direct download to your PlayStation 3 via the European PlayStation Store! The game will cost you a £39.99 / €49.99 for the standard edition, while augmenting to the “complete edition,” which includes all the DLC and “The Missing Link” mission, is £47.99 / €59.99. No word on if either version will be available to download for North American users. Let’s just be [...]