IGN has an incredible interview with MTV’s Paul DeGooyer giving us a ton of insight about Harmonix’s upcoming opus, Rock Band 3. In the interview, DeGooyer talks about several aspects of the game from how and why the songs were chosen for the game as well as pricing for future downloadable content. With an enormous 2,000-song library, Harmonix have all but dominated the rhythm game scene with no end in [...]

At one time, Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath was an Xbox LIVE Arcade exclusive. Currently, however, it is a PlayStation Network exclusive. Why, you ask? Well, development company Just Add Water has mentioned that it is because of Xbox LIVE’s file size restriction. Currently, Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath is 2.1 GB in size without any updates or changes to the core game. The XBLA file restriction has a cap at 2 GB. Just [...]

If you were one of the patient people, you may now pat yourselves on the back for your stone-like unmovingness. GoGamer.com has Halo: Reach on sale for $45 plus shipping, effectively a 25% discount as opposed to going anywhere else. Thanks, GoGamer! Now we may shoot one another for less money than expected!

You know, far be it from me to be a harsh judge of game companies, but have some fucking faith in your products, Capcom. Right up on the official YouTube channel, Capcom has a video of pin-up model Izumi Hinata playing Dead Rising 2. Bikini-clad and bouncing on an inflatable blue ball, it’s seven minutes of her playing the game.

We’ve all been waiting so patiently, but now it’s official! Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 is being released on October 13th for Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network! No word on the WiiWare or iOS version release dates, but they’re probably right around the corner!

Left 4 Dead’s “The Sacrifice” has an official release date, but I have to admit, I was totally wrong. It’s not coming out right after the comic is done, but they’re going to do it halfway. October 5th is when you’ll get to choose who lives and who dies. Free for anyone on Steam and 560 MSP ($7) for all Xbox players. Remember, it works for both games, but you’ll [...]

Well, the first Kinect ads are live. Each one features a different game, with the first one being Kinect Sports and the other two being Joyride and Kinectimals. Check ‘em out after the cut!

Over on the Super Meat Boy blog, Team Meat has clued us in about their lovely loophole to bring you free DLC through Xbox Live. Wait, what? Free DLC? On Xbox Live?!

Oh damn. Sonic the Hedgehog 4 looks WAY better now than it did in its E3 build. Check out the latest trailer, showing of the Casino Street Zone. Classic, classic Sonic.

Update: Updated the track pack/individual tracks, plus pricing.  Also, put an asterisk on all the songs that can be played in LEGO Rock Band. Original: Well, lookie what we have here. Some more metal for Rock Band AND your earhole. Legendary thrash metal band Anthrax joins the Rock Band ranks, finally making their way from the Guitar Hero series, and with an impressive song list, no less. Other artists joining [...]