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--8/31/2010 12:27:08 PM--

August 31st, 2010

Last Updated 2517 days, 14 hours, 31 minutes ago

Jimmy Gets His Revenge In New Mafia II DLC Pack
The second piece of DLC for Mafia II has been revealed; in "Jimmy's Vendetta," you'll take on 30 new quests and dole out your own brand of justice.--8/31/2010 12:27:08 PM--
2517 days, 14 hours, 31 minutes old - 22 comments

Bayonetta Strikes A Pose, Demands A Big $500 Tip
Bayonetta's curvy, statuesque figure is worthy of a high-priced collectible. If you're a hardcore follower of the bespectacled bombshell...ante up.--8/31/2010 11:00:08 AM--
2517 days, 15 hours, 58 minutes old - 66 comments

Peace Walker PSN Announcement Coming At TGS?
We've been hearing whispers of a PSN version of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker and now, the game is on Konami's TGS 2010 lineup. Dare we hope...?--8/31/2010 10:37:56 AM--
2517 days, 16 hours, 21 minutes old - 23 comments

TikGames, Creat Studios Launch 40% Off PSN Sale
The dynamic duo has announced their "End of Summer Sale Spectacular," where all their PSN games are 40% off and all DLC has dropped to $0.99.--8/31/2010 10:23:58 AM--
2517 days, 16 hours, 35 minutes old - 15 comments

PS3 Review: Shank
This one has a lot going for it, including some of the best technicals you will find in the downloadable realm. You better have patience, though.--8/30/2010 9:58:44 PM--
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Pachter: Mafia II Ailing, RDR Can Still Help Take-Two
Analyst Michael Pachter says sales of Mafia II might not be so hot, and although Red Dead Redemption still helps, delays could definitely hurt Take-Two.--8/30/2010 9:35:00 PM--
2518 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes old - 30 comments

Tron: Evolution Dated, Collectors To Boast Light Cycle Model
Long live Tron! The new movie will be in theaters on December 17 but just before that, gamers can get a shot at some light-cyclin' goodness.--8/30/2010 9:32:50 PM--
2518 days, 5 hours, 26 minutes old - 22 comments

Apache: Air Assault Flies To Battle On November 9
If you're into flight simulators featuring some of the world's deadliest aircraft, this one's for you. Think you can handle the stick, ya would-be pilot?--8/30/2010 9:33:52 PM--
2518 days, 5 hours, 25 minutes old - 13 comments

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August 30th, 2010

Last Updated 2518 days, 11 hours, 17 minutes ago

Enslaved Pre-Order Bonuses, "Dream" Sweepstakes Revealed
Namco has revealed the pre-order incentives for Enslaved (big incentive to pre-order tomorrow), plus the Dream Home Entertainment Center sweepstakes.--8/30/2010 3:41:51 PM--
2518 days, 11 hours, 17 minutes old - 15 comments

Play Asia Outs Uncharted 2 Game Of The Year Edition
If there's one game that absolutely deserves a Game of the Year Edition, it's right here. And one retailer is already taking pre-orders for it!--8/30/2010 12:12:30 PM--
2518 days, 14 hours, 46 minutes old - 32 comments

Virtua Tennis 4: Move, 3D Creates Realistic Experience
How exactly will we utilize Move when playing VT4? Well, skilled players really will benefit, as Sega is looking to produce realistic, pinpoint accuracy.--8/30/2010 11:01:05 AM--
2518 days, 15 hours, 57 minutes old - 13 comments

Atlus' Sexy, Horrific Catherine Detailed: No Kids Allowed
Lock up the kids, make sure the grandparents have no chance of being in the room, or close your office door...Catherine is here, and she wants YOU.--8/30/2010 10:43:51 AM--
2518 days, 16 hours, 15 minutes old - 59 comments

Square-Enix: Japanese Devs "Losing Their Passion"
Square-Enix has stepped up and added their voice to the mix, and they echo Kojima's sentiments about Japanese designers lacking motivation.--8/29/2010 10:18:34 PM--
2519 days, 4 hours, 40 minutes old - 79 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Most PS3 Owners Appreciative Of ME2
So Mass Effect 2 is heading to Sony's console, and the majority of PS3 owners are totally on board. And why shouldn't they be? We still want Gears, though...--8/29/2010 10:16:43 PM--
2519 days, 4 hours, 42 minutes old - 63 comments

Gran Turismo 5 10GB Install Optional
It seems that GT5 will have an important option: either use a minimal 256MB to simply run the game, or install 10GB of info to make it "smoother."--8/29/2010 10:15:12 PM--
2519 days, 4 hours, 43 minutes old - 109 comments

Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit: Full List Of Hot Rides
Yeah, we've only got one thing to say after viewing the list of 66 sweet cars set for Hot Pursuit: BRING IT! The best of the best supercars are a-comin'!--8/29/2010 10:14:09 PM--
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--8/29/2010 12:48:49 AM--

August 29th, 2010

Last Updated 2520 days, 2 hours, 10 minutes ago

PS3 Screenshots Updated
Check out brand new screens for Portal 2, Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Heroes on the Move, Dungeon Siege III, DiRT 3, Dragon Age II, Bioshock Infinite, Red Faction: Battlegrounds, Arcania: Gothic 4 and more.--8/29/2010 12:48:49 AM--
2520 days, 2 hours, 10 minutes old

Ben's Week In Review: August 29
Vanquish has a lot of things going for it, everyone should be encouraged by Irrational's perfectionism, and I finish Alan Wake and look towards Shank.--8/28/2010 10:57:21 PM--
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--8/28/2010 9:31:28 AM--

August 28th, 2010

Last Updated 2520 days, 17 hours, 27 minutes ago

Criterion/EA's Past Includes Need For Speed: Split Second
No, there was never any such game...but there might have been had EA not gotten pissed at Criterion way back when. It's an interesting back story.--8/28/2010 9:31:28 AM--
2520 days, 17 hours, 27 minutes old - 24 comments

Editorial: Why Some Gamers Will Never Move Or Kinect
Both PlayStation Move and Kinect could be very, very cool, but we get the feeling that some older gamers will never fully embrace the new technology.--8/27/2010 9:26:18 PM--
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Woah...Castlevania Is Like, Shadow Of The Colossus 2
No, we're dead flat serious. In a new gameplay video, we see footage of what could easily come from a sequel to Team ICO's PS2 classic. It's SWEET.--8/27/2010 9:24:27 PM--
2521 days, 5 hours, 34 minutes old - 71 comments

EA Unveils Medal Of Honor "Multiplayer Experience" Trailer
They will definitely push Medal of Honor hard this fall, and if you're a multiplayer fan, you'll want to see the intensity you can expect... It's pretty impressive.--8/27/2010 9:23:17 PM--
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August 27th, 2010

Last Updated 2521 days, 14 hours, 22 minutes ago

Valve: Portal 2 Originally Had Competitive Multiplayer
We'll be able to play Portal 2 co-op but there won't be any competitive multiplayer. Valve actually tried it, but it just turned into "chaos."--8/27/2010 12:36:39 PM--
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Konami Questions Launch Windows For Move, Kinect
Move and Kinect are coming out within a few months of one another, which sorta sounds cool on the surface...but Konami wonders if they're too close.--8/27/2010 10:58:37 AM--
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Bioshock Dev: "We Would've Loved To Have Done Better"
Most will say there wasn't much wrong with the first Bioshock. But the developers "ripped it apart" after shipping; they believe it could've been better.--8/27/2010 10:44:05 AM--
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Liars And Cheats DLC For Red Dead Redemption Detailed
Rockstar makes certain you have no incentive to hang up the spurs. Another DLC expansion is coming your way, and it includes the Free Roam content. --8/27/2010 10:30:43 AM--
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PS3 Preview: Sorcery
It made a big splash at E3 and it should be one of the better PlayStation Move titles available. So who's up for casting complex spells and mixing potions?--8/26/2010 9:37:41 PM--
2522 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes old - 41 comments

Joe Danger "People's Patch" Made...For The People
There's a new trial for the game and if that's not enough, the developers have released a new "People Patch" that is - essentially - an ode to the fans.--8/26/2010 9:36:21 PM--
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FFXIV Director Clarifies Fatigue System
The MMO world has been in an uproar ever since we heard about that 8-hour/week limit deal, but the game's director has issued an in-depth clarification.--8/26/2010 9:35:13 PM--
2522 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes old - 37 comments

Two More Used Game Retailers: Best Buy And Target
Everyone wants a piece of that insanely lucrative second-hand game market, and the latest two retailers to dive in are Target and Best Buy.--8/26/2010 9:34:07 PM--
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August 26th, 2010

Last Updated 2522 days, 14 hours, 32 minutes ago

Sony: Success Of New IPs A Barometer For Overall Success
Rather than comparing their games to the competition, Sony would rather judge success by the performance of their new IPs...like Heavy Rain.--8/26/2010 12:26:59 PM--
2522 days, 14 hours, 32 minutes old - 37 comments

Analysts Expect L.A. Noire, GTAV To Release In 2011
Good news: they anticipate the release of Grand Theft Auto V in the second half of 2011. Bad news: L.A. Noire won't make it this year as earlier expected.--8/26/2010 11:03:48 AM--
2522 days, 15 hours, 55 minutes old - 49 comments

Rumor: Brad Pitt To Play John Marsten In Red Dead Film
They often say movies based on games need more star power...well, it doesn't get much "starrier" than this guy. Is he really going to become John Marsten?--8/26/2010 10:48:28 AM--
2522 days, 16 hours, 10 minutes old - 83 comments

Black Ops Military Advisor Defends Medal Of Honor
The US Military Advisor for Call of Duty: Black Ops has come forward to say he's sure Medal of Honor will honor the men who fought in the war on terror.--8/26/2010 10:35:55 AM--
2522 days, 16 hours, 23 minutes old - 65 comments

PS3 Videos Updated
Take a look at the Move version of Heavy Rain, then check out new trailers for SOCOM 4, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Gran Turismo 5, Vanquish, and the awesome debut video for Dragon Age II.--8/25/2010 9:39:24 PM--
2523 days, 5 hours, 19 minutes old

PSP Videos Updated
We've got two new gameplay videos featuring Aya Brea in The 3rd Birthday, plus more trailers for Ace Combat: Joint Assault, Valkyria Chronicles 2, Patapon 3 and Knights in the Knightmare.--8/25/2010 9:36:28 PM--
2523 days, 5 hours, 22 minutes old

Gain Experience In FFXIV For Only 8 Hours Per Week
Yeah, this is gonna ruffle some MMO-loving feathers. Square-Enix's "Fatigue System" for Final Fantasy XIV limits experience getting to 8 hours per week.--8/25/2010 9:33:29 PM--
2523 days, 5 hours, 25 minutes old - 103 comments

Vanquish Engine Designer: PS3, 360 Versions Almost Identical
Bayonetta lagged on the PS3 but now, Platinum Games says even the devs can't tell the difference between the PS3 and 360 versions of Vanquish.--8/25/2010 9:31:18 PM--
2523 days, 5 hours, 27 minutes old - 36 comments

Sony: LittleBigPlanet, Gran Turismo Benefits From 3D
They've been doing a lot of research and development with 3D gaming, and games like LBP and GT5 get better; the immersion levels go way up.--8/25/2010 9:29:38 PM--
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August 25th, 2010

Last Updated 2523 days, 14 hours, 40 minutes ago

BioWare Announces Witch Hunt DLC For Dragon Age
The new DLC pack is set to launch on September 7 and this one focuses on the witch, Morrigan. We'll finally unravel her deep, dark secret...--8/25/2010 12:18:30 PM--
2523 days, 14 hours, 40 minutes old - 28 comments

Japanese Pubs Talk Yakuza's "End," Aya Brea
Famitsu and Dengeki both have interesting info this week, including what appears to be "The End" for Yakuza, Aya's front-page landing, and her ring.--8/25/2010 11:05:40 AM--
2523 days, 15 hours, 53 minutes old - 12 comments

New Plus Incentive Connected To PS Protection Plan
It's another Plus perk- if you're a member, you can nab a two-year extended warranty for your PS3 for the price of a one-year plan. Worthwhile, no?--8/25/2010 10:47:16 AM--
2523 days, 16 hours, 11 minutes old - 56 comments

This Is Vegas Dead, A "Ridiculous Waste Of Money"
If you're wondering why you haven't heard anything about This is Vegas, it's because the game doesn't exist anymore. A LOT of money down the tubes.--8/25/2010 10:34:58 AM--
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Q&As Coming With Insomniac, Tecmo: Submit Your Questions
More PSXE features are headed your way: Insomniac on Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, and Tecmo on Quantum Theory. Got queries for the devs?--8/24/2010 10:02:52 PM--
2524 days, 4 hours, 56 minutes old - 71 comments

PS3 Review: Mafia II
Vito Scaletta is an awesome name and playing as this Don-to-be within the world of organized crime is entertaining. It just has a few too many flaws.--8/24/2010 9:42:13 PM--
2524 days, 5 hours, 16 minutes old - 37 comments

Sony: The Latest To Look For Money In Used Games
EA, THQ, Activision, and now Sony. They're all annoyed at the second-hand game market, and Sony will try to "monetize" their used games.--8/24/2010 9:40:13 PM--
2524 days, 5 hours, 18 minutes old - 278 comments

New inFamous 2 Details: New Marais, Amp, Fresh Skills
We've got a few more details on Sucker Punch's new project, and get more peeks at Cole's new look. That Amp is gonna be bad-ass and we want Kinetic Pulse!--8/24/2010 9:38:26 PM--
2524 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes old - 35 comments

Want To Play PS3 Games With An Xbox 360 Controller?
Okay, it isn't a real 360 controller, but the new Power A Pro Elite Wireless Controller for the PS3 certainly looks a lot like Microsoft's gamepad.--8/24/2010 9:37:25 PM--
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August 24th, 2010

Last Updated 2524 days, 14 hours, 20 minutes ago

Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 Detailed
If you enjoyed the original, you ought to be psyched for the sequel. Based on the old-school style, it's pure side-scrolling action/platforming goodness.--8/24/2010 12:38:34 PM--
2524 days, 14 hours, 20 minutes old - 22 comments

Location Guide For All 50 Of Mafia II's Playboy Bunnies
It could be tough to find all 50 on your own. So a European source has a handy-dandy guide that'll help you nab every last hidden nudie picture.--8/24/2010 11:02:49 AM--
2524 days, 15 hours, 56 minutes old - 53 comments

Dead Nation Beta Invites Sent To Select PSN Members
This PSN exclusive from the developer of Super Stardust HD looks to be loads of fun and it appears as if they've already sent out a few beta invites...--8/24/2010 10:49:39 AM--
2524 days, 16 hours, 9 minutes old - 47 comments

Sega's New Registered URL Indicates Valkyria Chronicles 3?
Everyone seems to want VC2 on the PS3 but perhaps you don't have to worry; maybe Sega will announce the third entry for the PS3 within a month or so.--8/24/2010 10:34:31 AM--
2524 days, 16 hours, 24 minutes old - 19 comments

PS3 Preview: From Dust
We love originality, which is why Ubisoft's new downloadable project has caught our eye. Control nature and the elements and use God-like powers!--8/23/2010 9:33:56 PM--
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Beta Feedback Lets EA Upgrade Medal Of Honor...Big Time
All the feedback taken from testers has paid off: EA has announced all the upgrades they've made to Medal of Honor; your criticism helped a lot!--8/23/2010 9:31:48 PM--
2525 days, 5 hours, 27 minutes old - 47 comments

Vanquish Trailer Reveals Tri-Weapon Pre-Order Pack
The demo will be out next week and if that sells you on Mikami's latest, you'll want to put a deposit on the game. Here's what you get if you do.--8/23/2010 9:30:37 PM--
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Sony: "Focusing On Younger Audience" Is Key For PSP
As the PSP begins to mature, Sony wants to target a younger demographic for future PSP sales; it seems they want to tap into that valuable DS audience.--8/23/2010 9:29:39 PM--
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August 23rd, 2010

Last Updated 2525 days, 14 hours, 21 minutes ago

MotorStorm 3D Rift Races Onto The Network Tomorrow
You don't need 3D to play it but those who have the ability should be even more intrigued. Sink your teeth into off-roading mania like never before!--8/23/2010 12:37:58 PM--
2525 days, 14 hours, 21 minutes old - 24 comments

Sony Won't Attach Premium Charge To 3D Games
We had heard rumors that 3D games might carry a premium charge, but Sony says they "haven't even considered" doing that. It just isn't necessary.--8/23/2010 10:58:23 AM--
2525 days, 16 hours old - 31 comments

Vanquish Demo Incoming Next Week
Interested to see what a game that "plays like Gears of War on crack" is like? Well, you'll get your first chance to sample the goodness next week.--8/23/2010 10:48:09 AM--
2525 days, 16 hours, 10 minutes old - 28 comments

Valve: PS3's "Open Platform" Beneficial To Customers
There was at time when these guys had nothing good to say about the PS3. These days, though, they're applauding its merits...my, how times have changed.--8/23/2010 10:27:53 AM--
2525 days, 16 hours, 31 minutes old - 34 comments

What We Have Here Is A Failure To Communicate
These days, it seems as if the #1 gamer complaint is: "nobody listens to us!" As game companies get bigger and bigger, money talks louder and louder.--8/22/2010 10:31:12 PM--
2526 days, 4 hours, 27 minutes old - 59 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Call Of Duty Series Wearing Thin
The majority of PSXE readers just aren't interested in any of the impending CoD titles, although Black Ops could be good. This week, ME2 on PS3...--8/22/2010 10:02:27 PM--
2526 days, 4 hours, 56 minutes old - 142 comments

LittleBigPlanet 2 PSP Would Be "Cool," But Not Official
Although Media Molecule says we probably shouldn't rule out the possibility, they're going to focus on PlayStation 3 owners for the time being.--8/22/2010 10:01:08 PM--
2526 days, 4 hours, 57 minutes old - 9 comments

Joe Danger's Length And Challenge Proves Daunting
Hello Games says that only 10% of those who bought Joe Danger actually finished it. Is that because the 20 hours play time is actually TOO long...?--8/22/2010 9:59:54 PM--
2526 days, 4 hours, 59 minutes old - 29 comments

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August 22nd, 2010

Last Updated 2527 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: August 22
It'll be fun when Enslaved and Castlevania face off on October 5, Insomniac is all sorts of DUDE for announcing R3, and I come off a busy week.--8/21/2010 9:38:29 PM--
2527 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes old - 96 comments

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August 21st, 2010

Last Updated 2527 days, 16 hours, 9 minutes ago

Enslaved Gets The Benefit Of A Big Marketing Campaign
It should be one of the fall's better experiences and to insure it's one of the bigger titles, Namco has quite the ad campaign lined up...--8/21/2010 10:49:38 AM--
2527 days, 16 hours, 9 minutes old - 82 comments

Rumor: Devil May Cry 5 Becomes Official At TGS 2010
The latest rumor makes us happy: evidently, the new DMC is in the works at Capcom (not at Ninja Theory), and they'll unveil it the Tokyo Game Show!--8/21/2010 10:36:52 AM--
2527 days, 16 hours, 22 minutes old - 82 comments

Heavy Rain Success: Sign Of Maturity?
Heavy Rain is a sales success; it has smashed the original expectations. Is this an indicator of the maturity/intelligence level of PS3 owners?--8/20/2010 9:29:04 PM--
2528 days, 5 hours, 29 minutes old - 77 comments

Gran Turismo 5 Awarded Best In Show Of GamesCom 2010
GamesCom was loaded with lots of potentially great future games, but only one could win "Best of GamesCom," and it was Polyphony's GT5.--8/20/2010 9:26:23 PM--
2528 days, 5 hours, 32 minutes old - 73 comments

DJ Hero 2 Cuts It Up On October 19
October gets yet another big title, and it's the highly anticipated hip-hop-based music title, DJ Hero 2. Pick up the Party Box and gather your friends 'round!--8/20/2010 9:24:31 PM--
2528 days, 5 hours, 34 minutes old - 6 comments

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August 20th, 2010

Last Updated 2528 days, 14 hours, 42 minutes ago

Bioshock Infinite: Combat, Environment, New Engine
Irrational Games talks about labeling Bioshock as a shooter, the broad scale change in environment, and the implementation of a new graphics engine.--8/20/2010 12:16:49 PM--
2528 days, 14 hours, 42 minutes old - 46 comments

EA: Crysis 2 Will Be "Another 90 Rated Game From Crytek"
They admit they wanted to release it sooner, but Crytek is all about "quality, quality, quality," and Crysis 2 will be getting 9+ scores everywhere.--8/20/2010 11:04:41 AM--
2528 days, 15 hours, 54 minutes old - 49 comments

Sony Survey Includes Strange Gaming And Lifestyle Questions
It seems Sony sent a survey to some PSN members and some of the questions are a little...unexpected. When I had my first kiss? My shaving habits...?--8/20/2010 10:52:57 AM--
2528 days, 16 hours, 6 minutes old - 42 comments

Ubisoft Officially Names And Details "Project Dust"
One of the most original titles seen at E3 now has a name and an estimated release window. It's definitely one of the most promising downloadable titles.--8/20/2010 10:37:49 AM--
2528 days, 16 hours, 21 minutes old - 10 comments

Hey Square-Enix: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Is Your Last Chance
The time has come to level an ultimatum. Square-Enix, you've got one final chance to earn my faith; if Versus XIII doesn't amaze me...well...--8/19/2010 10:06:08 PM--
2529 days, 4 hours, 52 minutes old - 136 comments

PS3 Review: Top Gun
It's the '80s cult classic brought to life, but does it have that same style and panache? Well, it has the cheesiness...but lacks in overall entertainment.--8/19/2010 9:29:06 PM--
2529 days, 5 hours, 29 minutes old - 24 comments

Far Cry 3 Development "In Full Swing?"
We've been waiting for any news of a third Far Cry ever since the very entertaining 2008 effort. Now, it seems Ubisoft Montreal is hard at work.--8/19/2010 9:28:00 PM--
2529 days, 5 hours, 30 minutes old - 22 comments

Rumor: Sony Showing PSP2 To Devs And Publishers
It hasn't been officially announced just yet, but apparently, some developers have already seen AND used it...they say the PSP2 has touch controls.--8/19/2010 9:26:13 PM--
2529 days, 5 hours, 32 minutes old - 50 comments

PSXE Blue PlayStation 3 Giveaway Finalists Announced
You didn't think we'd give it away, huh? Yeah, well, you're soooo wrong. We've selected the 20 finalists for this great prize...are you among them?--8/19/2010 12:46:07 AM--
2530 days, 2 hours, 12 minutes old - 75 comments

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August 19th, 2010

Last Updated 2529 days, 13 hours, 49 minutes ago

Sony: PS3 The "De Facto Purchase," Right On Track
SCEE president Andrew House says the PS3 is "right on track" and is now the one system consumers should purchase if they wish to get into gaming.--8/19/2010 1:09:07 PM--
2529 days, 13 hours, 49 minutes old - 94 comments

Castlevania Launch Date Emerges From The Shadows
We've got the finalized release date from Konami and while it'll be here earlier than expected, it still has to compete with another big title...--8/19/2010 12:26:02 PM--
2529 days, 14 hours, 32 minutes old - 36 comments

New GT5 Info: GT Life Replaces Gran Turismo Mode
Fans of the series know all about the standard Gran Turismo Mode, but in GT LIFE, you will either be the driver or driving director for your career.--8/19/2010 10:59:59 AM--
2529 days, 15 hours, 59 minutes old - 53 comments

Valve Recruited Guys "With A Strong PS3 Background"
They always said they didn't have the right people to dive into the PS3. Well, they have them now, and they're the reason Portal 2 is headed your way.--8/19/2010 10:35:26 AM--
2529 days, 16 hours, 23 minutes old - 36 comments

PS3 Videos Updated: Ultimate GamesCom Edition
GamesCom 2010 saw plenty of awesome new trailers: we've got two gameplay vids for Enslaved, the debut trailer for Resistance 3, plus more for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, SOCOM 4 (Move footage!), Killzone 3, Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One and more!--8/18/2010 9:36:55 PM--
2530 days, 5 hours, 22 minutes old

The 3rd Birthday Trailer Says: "She Is The Gift To Us"
A breathtaking new video for the upcoming PSP iteration has debuted at GamesCom, and it shows slick CGI coupled with entertaining, top-notch action.--8/18/2010 9:34:57 PM--
2530 days, 5 hours, 24 minutes old - 26 comments

Portal 2 Opens For Entry In February
What is supposed to be the best version of Portal 2 will come to the PS3 in February. The exact date is here; who wants to test their skills?--8/18/2010 9:33:46 PM--
2530 days, 5 hours, 25 minutes old - 27 comments

Sucker Punch On Cole Redesign, Sly Cooper HD
The fans got what they wanted when Sucker Punch changed the new Cole. Now, a member of the team talks about how they listened and learned.--8/18/2010 9:32:24 PM--
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August 18th, 2010

Last Updated 2530 days, 14 hours, 19 minutes ago

BioWare: Mass Effect 3 PS3 A "Natural Assumption"
It makes perfect sense to assume Mass Effect 3 will now be headed to the PS3, and although they won't confirm it, BioWare says it's a "good guess."--8/18/2010 12:39:46 PM--
2530 days, 14 hours, 19 minutes old - 77 comments

Sony Japan Unveils GT5 Limited Edition, PS3 Hardware Bundle
This info is for Japan but it's still worth seeing. That Limited Edition is awesome and the "Titanium Blue" PS3 bundle is even...awesomer.--8/18/2010 11:00:42 AM--
2530 days, 15 hours, 58 minutes old - 44 comments

Guerrilla Talks Studio Progression, Working On New IP
Guerrilla Games has come a long way since the first Killzone. They talk about living up to the hype, growing as a team, and oh yes, a new IP.--8/18/2010 10:37:50 AM--
2530 days, 16 hours, 21 minutes old - 38 comments

PS3 Preview: Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit
Burnout developer Criterion Games is overseeing the resurrection of the Hot Pursuit games, and this one is just dripping with style and panache.--8/17/2010 9:37:21 PM--
2531 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes old - 51 comments

Sucker Punch Gives Us A Glimpse Of The New/Old Cole
Although we only get a brief look, a new slideshow for inFamous 2, recently revealed at GamesCom, has revealed the freshly re-overhauled Cole.--8/17/2010 9:34:57 PM--
2531 days, 5 hours, 24 minutes old - 57 comments

Virtua Tennis 4 Announced, To Be 3D And Move Compatible
A new Virtua Tennis is coming exclusively to the PS3, and it's going to take advantage of both PlayStation Move and 3D technology. Oughta be cool.--8/17/2010 9:35:57 PM--
2531 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes old - 12 comments

Who Wants Xenogears, Vagrant Story, Suikoden II On The PSN?
Three of the most beloved RPGs of the era might eventually come to the PSN. Perhaps if you add your voice to the clamor, it'll happen faster...--8/17/2010 9:33:34 PM--
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August 17th, 2010

Last Updated 2531 days, 11 hours, 51 minutes ago

Insomniac: Resistance 3, New Ratchet Announced
Sony ended their E3 conference with a Twisted bang; at GamesCom, they let the Chimera introduce yet another huge title. And it wasn't the only surprise.--8/17/2010 3:07:27 PM--
2531 days, 11 hours, 51 minutes old - 72 comments

Sony Reveals New 160GB And 320GB PS3 Models
Yet another HDD upgrade is right around the corner: the 160GB machine will be the new standard at $299 while a new 320GB model will debut with Move.--8/17/2010 2:51:36 PM--
2531 days, 12 hours, 7 minutes old - 35 comments

Crysis 2 Special Editions Revealed
The Limited Edition will actually kinda be the regular edition; you still get bonus goodies for $60. The Nano Edition, however, is pretty nuts.--8/17/2010 12:42:26 PM--
2531 days, 14 hours, 16 minutes old - 14 comments

PS3 Review: Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days
Is it better than the first one? Yeah. Is it a phenomenal must-play? Nah. Is it worthy of your attention if you're into the atmosphere? Probably.--8/17/2010 11:01:26 AM--
2531 days, 15 hours, 57 minutes old - 23 comments

World Of Mass Effect Will Finally Grace The PlayStation 3
You got your wish. PS3 owners recently went on record saying they really miss not having a series like ME...and Mass Effect 2 is now coming to the PS3.--8/17/2010 10:36:15 AM--
2531 days, 16 hours, 22 minutes old - 208 comments

Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days Out Now, DLC Packs Detailed
This highly anticipated sequel is in stores now and to celebrate the release, IO Interactive has given us some DLC details. 3 packs starting August 31.--8/17/2010 10:48:29 AM--
2531 days, 16 hours, 10 minutes old - 4 comments

2K Responds To Claims That Mafia II PS3 Is Graphically Inferior
There have been numerous reports saying the PS3 version of Mafia II isn't up to snuff in terms of visual quality. A 2K spokesperson has replied...--8/16/2010 9:21:48 PM--
2532 days, 5 hours, 37 minutes old - 141 comments

F.E.A.R. 3 Won't Terrify You Until 2011
Yet another game originally expected to hit stores this fall has disappeared. The third F.E.A.R. won't be freaking you out until some time next year.--8/16/2010 9:19:58 PM--
2532 days, 5 hours, 39 minutes old - 20 comments

Red Faction: Battlegrounds To Focus On Multiplayer Intensity
Yet another Red Faction has been announced, but this one will be the first downloadable title in the franchise, and it'll be super fast-paced.--8/16/2010 9:18:58 PM--
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August 16th, 2010

Last Updated 2532 days, 12 hours, 34 minutes ago

Ubisoft Announces Ghost Recon Predator For PSP
Ghost Recon is one of the more popular and critically acclaimed military franchises in existence; to have it available on the go is COOL.--8/16/2010 2:24:11 PM--
2532 days, 12 hours, 34 minutes old - 7 comments

Heavy Rain Smashes Initial Sales Expectations
Originally, it was expected to sell 1.5 million copies in total. ...but the game has already broken through that mark, and 2 million is the next plateau.--8/16/2010 12:14:50 PM--
2532 days, 14 hours, 44 minutes old - 56 comments

Killzone 3 Producer Talks 3D Tech
Killzone 3 will be one of the first blockbusters to include 3D as an option, and Guerrilla talks about the process of implementing this new technology.--8/16/2010 10:58:51 AM--
2532 days, 16 hours old - 46 comments

Kojima Announces MGS Voice Actors For Castlevania
More for the Japanese crowd, we learn Kojima Productions will be handling the Japanese version of the game, and it'll boast lots of MGS voice actors.--8/16/2010 10:41:53 AM--
2532 days, 16 hours, 17 minutes old - 14 comments

Join The Clamor To Bring Tales Of Vesperia PS3 To The US
We still don't have the PS3 version of Tales of Vesperia here in North America, and if you want to help change that, make your voice heard now.--8/16/2010 12:04:54 AM--
2533 days, 2 hours, 54 minutes old - 46 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Most PS3 Fans Desire Mass Effect 2
There are several great titles not available on the PlayStation 3 but above all else, PS3-only gamers wish they had BioWare's epic role-playing title.--8/15/2010 9:48:31 PM--
2533 days, 5 hours, 10 minutes old - 98 comments

Medal Of Honor's War On Terror Hits Controversy City
Oh, come on. You knew this had to happen. It's the current war on terror, and you can play as the Taliban, so it's going to land on Fox News.--8/15/2010 9:47:25 PM--
2533 days, 5 hours, 11 minutes old - 110 comments

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Coming To Consoles?
It was announced over the weekend and although we have no exact details, they say it's being developed with "an all-new multiplatform game engine."--8/15/2010 9:43:10 PM--
2533 days, 5 hours, 15 minutes old - 19 comments

FF Versus XIII Footage "Like A Picture Taken In Real Life"
Let the hype continue to build. Producer Tetsuya Nomura has put our expectations through the roof thanks to some very bold Tweets...like this quote.--8/15/2010 9:42:00 PM--
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August 15th, 2010

Last Updated 2534 days, 5 hours, 16 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: August 15
I review the many big game announcements (Bioshock Infinite, baby!), politely ask Insomniac for Resistance 3, and prepare for a review onslaught.--8/14/2010 9:42:09 PM--
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August 14th, 2010

Last Updated 2534 days, 16 hours ago

Crysis 2 Strikes New Release Date
Crytek didn't want to challenge the huge FPSs set to launch before the holidays, so they've chosen a more advisable release: it'll be ready in March.--8/14/2010 10:58:45 AM--
2534 days, 16 hours old - 35 comments

LittleBigPlanet 2 Beta Coming To A PS3 Near You
The game comes out in November but before then, there will be a beta test. No news on how to get in just yet, but the option to play early is here!--8/14/2010 10:45:19 AM--
2534 days, 16 hours, 13 minutes old - 32 comments

Top 5 Titles PS3 Fans Wish They Had
The summer drought has been tough; it has forced many to turn to other platforms. If you're a PS3-only gamer, here's the best of what you've missed.--8/13/2010 9:27:20 PM--
2535 days, 5 hours, 31 minutes old - 155 comments

Rage Running Well On All Platforms, Nets Release Date
It has been three years since it was first announced, and now we have to wait until next September to play it. But at least it's running smooth and sweet!--8/13/2010 9:25:36 PM--
2535 days, 5 hours, 33 minutes old - 20 comments

H.A.W.X. 2 Demo Flies High Next Week
The game's shaping up nicely but maybe you need to play to believe. If that's the case, log on next week and download the demo, which features two missions.--8/13/2010 9:24:20 PM--
2535 days, 5 hours, 34 minutes old - 11 comments

Silent Hill Movie Stalls, Now A "Wait And See" Situation
It was on track for a little while, but then screenwriter Roger Avary had to go to jail. Even that was okay...but then he messed up again. 'shrugs'--8/13/2010 9:23:01 PM--
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August 13th, 2010

Last Updated 2535 days, 14 hours, 20 minutes ago

Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Ultimate Edition Spotted
Oh look, more special editions. This one is for the best FPS of 2010 thus far and it'll even include Battlefield 1943! If you missed out, pick it up.--8/13/2010 12:38:08 PM--
2535 days, 14 hours, 20 minutes old - 21 comments

Eidos Montreal: New Deus Ex Is NOT An Action/FPS
A few elements seen in this morning's new gameplay trailer have worried long-time fans of the franchise, but the developers are clear: it's still Deus Ex.--8/13/2010 11:03:17 AM--
2535 days, 15 hours, 55 minutes old - 22 comments

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Gameplay Video Released
The first gameplay for Human Revolution has been released, and it's vintage Deus Ex...with a whole lot of modern pizazz and spice. It's a can't-miss.--8/13/2010 10:48:51 AM--
2535 days, 16 hours, 10 minutes old - 17 comments

No Multiplayer For New Star Wars, Big Focus On Narrative
They couldn't "help wondering how much better a campaign would be if they didn't split their effort." Exactly. We've been saying this for a long time.--8/13/2010 10:32:51 AM--
2535 days, 16 hours, 26 minutes old - 30 comments

PS3 Preview: nail'd
It's an off-road racer with style and panache, and if you like high-flying tricks and fast-paced racing, nail'd should be right up your alley. Great music, too.--8/12/2010 9:40:45 PM--
2536 days, 5 hours, 18 minutes old - 14 comments

July NPD: Industry Mostly Flat, PS3 Finds More Growth
It was a pretty slow month but it still turned out far better than analysts predicted. For the PS3, it was the 12th consecutive month of growth.--8/12/2010 9:39:21 PM--
2536 days, 5 hours, 19 minutes old - 49 comments

Bioshock Creator On Why He Didn't Work On Bioshock 2
Bioshock creator and Irrational Games founder Ken Levine talks about why he passed on making Bioshock 2, and why he won't "repeat himself."--8/12/2010 9:37:46 PM--
2536 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes old - 23 comments

Uncharted 2 DLC: Sidekick Skins, PS3 Dynamic Theme
Next week, Naughty Dog will have a new multiplayer Skins pack (more Chloe and Elena!) for ya, along with an Unchated 2 Dynamic Theme for your PS3. --8/12/2010 9:35:28 PM--
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August 12th, 2010

Last Updated 2536 days, 10 hours, 47 minutes ago

Bioshock Infinite Unveiled: Ocean Replaced By Sky
All sorts of game announcements going on, and the latest is big: it's a new Bioshock, but we're leaving Rapture behind and going up...WAY up.--8/12/2010 4:11:28 PM--
2536 days, 10 hours, 47 minutes old - 46 comments

DanceDanceRevolution PS3: The Most Complete DDR Ever
DDR is back! Move compatibility means you won't only use your feet, the Eye will let you be on screen, and new modes, music, and features are here!--8/12/2010 2:59:42 PM--
2536 days, 11 hours, 59 minutes old - 30 comments

No Test Driving Unlimited 2 Until 2011
If you're anxious to partake of the virtual high life, you'll have to wait until next year. Test Drive Unlimited 2 needs a bit more time in the studio.--8/12/2010 12:36:31 PM--
2536 days, 14 hours, 22 minutes old - 14 comments

The 3rd Birthday: Pay Attention To...Aya's Jeans?
No, seriously. New images show Aya's jeans fraying and tearing in The 3rd Birthday; when she takes damage, her pants will quite literally fall off.--8/12/2010 11:05:21 AM--
2536 days, 15 hours, 53 minutes old - 47 comments

Black Ops Prestige Edition Features An Insane Bonus
So last year, we got a set of night-vision goggles for MW2. This year's Prestige Edition for Black Ops somehow manages to push the envelope further...--8/12/2010 10:50:30 AM--
2536 days, 16 hours, 8 minutes old - 50 comments

MAG Update Adds "Happy Hour," Better Lighting, More
The new version of MAG is now available, and v1.07 includes a few additions and upgrades, including the chance to earn double XP in your first hour.--8/12/2010 10:29:56 AM--
2536 days, 16 hours, 29 minutes old - 26 comments

PS3 Videos Updated
Take a look at the character choices in Final Fantasy XIV, then check out new trailers for Vanquish, Ace Combat: Assault Horizon, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Brink and more!--8/11/2010 9:35:14 PM--
2537 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes old

Newsflash: You Can't Stop GT5 From Being Amazing
It seems to be the "in" thing to hate on Gran Turismo 5 these days. Well, go right ahead. Say what you want. ...can't stop the inevitable.--8/11/2010 9:33:39 PM--
2537 days, 5 hours, 25 minutes old - 105 comments

Sledgehammer Confirms Call Of Duty 8, An "Adventure FPS"
Yep, another Call of Duty. Sledgehammer says they're cranking away on "Call of Duty 8," and they're currently working on the story and music.--8/11/2010 9:32:20 PM--
2537 days, 5 hours, 26 minutes old - 53 comments

Home Update: Move Debuts, More Star Wars Costumes
PlayStation Move will make its presence felt in Home this week, and they also celebrate a Star Wars anniversary and the PSN launch of Top Gun.--8/11/2010 9:31:05 PM--
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August 11th, 2010

Last Updated 2537 days, 11 hours, 47 minutes ago

Knights In The Nightmare Trailer Oozes Atlus Goodness
Atlus continues to attract hardcore RPG lovers and this new trailer is proof of the company's dedication to its fans. Unique, deep, and oh so pretty...--8/11/2010 3:11:50 PM--
2537 days, 11 hours, 47 minutes old - 11 comments

Duke Nukem Forever Alive, Demo Might Drop In 2010
3D Realms may have dropped out but you just can't kill this game. Now, it seems Gearbox is cranking away on it, and we might even get a demo this year!--8/11/2010 12:13:20 PM--
2537 days, 14 hours, 45 minutes old - 42 comments

Batman Developers: "We Haven't Hit Our Peak"
Rocksteady Studios has already proven themselves, and that has given them confidence. Hence, they expect to grow and, in general, get better.--8/11/2010 11:00:24 AM--
2537 days, 15 hours, 58 minutes old - 30 comments

Assault Horizon Brings Ace Combat Back To PlayStation
The new Ace Combat is finally here, and the franchise is FINALLY returning to a PlayStation console. PSP entries are cool, but this is fantastic!--8/11/2010 10:51:26 AM--
2537 days, 16 hours, 7 minutes old - 30 comments

TGC: Sony Supports Artistic Visions
The guys responsible for Flow, Flower and Journey appreciate Sony's "shared artistic vision," and say they're interested in mature entertainment.--8/11/2010 10:30:22 AM--
2537 days, 16 hours, 28 minutes old - 18 comments

Activision Won't Stand In The Way Of Infinity Ward Revival
Infinity Ward lost a lot of people after the Activision/IW blowup, but Activision is actively adding new talent. They've received LOTS of applications.--8/10/2010 9:42:28 PM--
2538 days, 5 hours, 16 minutes old - 73 comments

Controversial GT5 Video Exposes A Bias At Kotaku?
What some are calling a doctored Gran Turismo 5 video has put game site Kotaku in the limelight...and they probably don't want this kind of attention.--8/10/2010 9:31:44 PM--
2538 days, 5 hours, 27 minutes old - 125 comments

Valkyria Chronicles Fans Ask For Sequel To Be On PS3
The demo for Valkyria Chronicles II is now available on the PSN, but fans of the original still want to see it on the PS3. Might it be possible...?--8/10/2010 9:30:24 PM--
2538 days, 5 hours, 28 minutes old - 30 comments

Tekken Producer: "That Hollywood Movie Is Terrible"
That Tekken movie wasn't very good. In fact, it was really, really bad. The series producer couldn't do anything about it, and he's none too happy.--8/10/2010 9:29:07 PM--
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August 10th, 2010

Last Updated 2538 days, 15 hours, 56 minutes ago

Arkham City Gameplay, Story Details
The new Game Informer will have a horde of new info, but we've already got some of it right here. You can counter two attackers at once this time!--8/10/2010 11:02:53 AM--
2538 days, 15 hours, 56 minutes old - 35 comments

Itagaki On Gaming In Japan And Being A "True Japanese"
Tomonobu Itagaki not only believes the Japanese gaming industry is going down, but all of Japan is suffering. And as a "true Japanese," he can help...--8/10/2010 10:50:06 AM--
2538 days, 16 hours, 8 minutes old - 28 comments

Blood Stone: Inspired By Uncharted 2, Fears Call Of Duty
The new Bond game is vintage 007 and Uncharted 2 is "the daddy" of third-person shooters, so that was inspiration. But that darn Black Ops...--8/10/2010 10:32:36 AM--
2538 days, 16 hours, 26 minutes old - 32 comments

PS3 Review: NCAA Football 11
EA's college football series keeps all the good, doesn't quite erase all the bad, and overall, remains playable and entertaining throughout. Not exactly surprising.--8/9/2010 10:58:39 PM--
2539 days, 4 hours old - 10 comments

Black Ops Multiplayer Gameplay Debuts And Impresses
Call of Duty is all about multiplayer, right? Maybe that's why this new trailer featuring some online gameplay goodness is getting so much attention.--8/9/2010 9:48:12 PM--
2539 days, 5 hours, 10 minutes old - 88 comments

Insomniac's New Game To Be Fully Unveiled Soon?
A fresh update from the studio says the final elements for an announcement have fallen into place; will we get a debut trailer at GamesCom this month?--8/9/2010 9:46:31 PM--
2539 days, 5 hours, 12 minutes old - 42 comments

GameStop Leaks Dragon Age: Origins Ultimate Edition
Didn't have the time to play one of last year's best? Well, there's a very special edition coming to stores in October, so you'll get a second chance.--8/9/2010 9:45:11 PM--
2539 days, 5 hours, 13 minutes old - 20 comments

Report: Vast Majority Still Prefers Physical Game Media
According to a recent financial report for 2009, 80-90% of all game sales were of physical media. So don't think the digital coup is right around the corner.--8/9/2010 9:44:14 PM--
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August 9th, 2010

Last Updated 2539 days, 11 hours, 49 minutes ago

Collector's Edition For Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Detailed
This hefty special edition has been unveiled and although it's priced at $99.99, there's some seriously good stuff in here for Ezio's ardent followers.--8/9/2010 3:09:22 PM--
2539 days, 11 hours, 49 minutes old - 20 comments

Grand Theft Auto V Should Be In...
Everyone has an opinion as to the setting of the next GTA. Well, there are many great options but we think the ideal spot for GTAV is in the East...--8/9/2010 12:41:11 PM--
2539 days, 14 hours, 17 minutes old - 113 comments

Square-Enix: Versus Is "Like The 2D FF Games In HD"
This comment from producer Tetsuya Nomura is in reference to how we'll move and explore about in FF Versus XIII. Voice recording has started, too.--8/9/2010 10:46:10 AM--
2539 days, 16 hours, 12 minutes old - 49 comments

New Home Spaces For PlayStation Move And GamesCom 2010
The virtual E3 Sony booth in PlayStation Home was a big hit, so they'll be putting up new spaces for GamesCom and PlayStation Move this month.--8/9/2010 10:47:28 AM--
2539 days, 16 hours, 11 minutes old - 21 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Gamers Split On Activision Reputation
While one half says they'll still buy the game if it's good, the other half says they try to avoid Activision titles. Now, about non-PS3 exclusives...--8/8/2010 9:43:10 PM--
2540 days, 5 hours, 15 minutes old - 67 comments

Pachter: Black Ops Will Not Surpass Modern Warfare 2
Analyst Michael Pachter says the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops has no hope of beating last year's Modern Warfare 2 in terms of overall sales.--8/8/2010 9:42:01 PM--
2540 days, 5 hours, 16 minutes old - 65 comments

Killzone 3 Beta Comes Into Focus
With every passing day there appears to be more evidence of a Killzone 3 beta. It's looking like it might be public, and it can't be far off...--8/8/2010 9:40:41 PM--
2540 days, 5 hours, 18 minutes old - 24 comments

Black Rock Reveals Impending DLC For Split/Second
There are three new DLC packs coming your way "in a few weeks," and one big expansion slated for September. All the more reason to keep playing!--8/8/2010 9:39:29 PM--
2540 days, 5 hours, 19 minutes old - 7 comments

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August 8th, 2010

Last Updated 2541 days, 5 hours, 18 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: August 8
Activision does produce new IPs (they just tend to be overshadowed), HD remakes of two awesome trilogies, and I have some comments on Alan Wake.--8/7/2010 9:40:42 PM--
2541 days, 5 hours, 18 minutes old - 75 comments

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August 7th, 2010

Last Updated 2541 days, 7 hours, 55 minutes ago

Splinter Cell, Prince Of Persia HD Remakes For PS3?
Amazon France has a couple very interesting listings for the PlayStation 3: two trilogy sets for both these esteemed franchises. Is this accurate...?--8/7/2010 7:03:38 PM--
2541 days, 7 hours, 55 minutes old - 37 comments

New Vanquish Trailer: Speedy Brutality At Its Finest
They keep releasing new footage and this time, we actually get a peek at the characters. That aside, the gameplay is looking nuttier and nuttier...--8/7/2010 11:03:24 AM--
2541 days, 15 hours, 55 minutes old - 39 comments

The Last Guardian Might Make An Appearance At TGS
It was conspicuously absent at E3 but ICO/SotC creator Fumito Ueda says it should make an appearance at this year's Tokyo Game Show.--8/7/2010 10:39:58 AM--
2541 days, 16 hours, 19 minutes old - 24 comments

Uncharted 3 Will Be The Best Game Ever Made
It's downright ridiculous to make such a bold prediction about a game we know nothing about. But what we DO know might be all the info we need...--8/6/2010 9:30:25 PM--
2542 days, 5 hours, 28 minutes old - 100 comments

Mafia II PS3 Exclusive DLC: The Betrayal Of Jimmy
The PS3 version of Mafia II will get the benefit of exclusive DLC upon launch; just use the download code to snag The Betrayal of Jimmy. Sounds cool!--8/6/2010 9:29:01 PM--
2542 days, 5 hours, 29 minutes old - 15 comments

Next Parasite Eve To Hit High-Definition Consoles?
The 3rd Birthday is only coming to the PSP, but did you know Square-Enix had a multiplatform engine in place for it? And a sequel would be in HD?--8/6/2010 9:27:47 PM--
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August 6th, 2010

Last Updated 2542 days, 15 hours, 57 minutes ago

Activision Battling Pre-Owned Games In Its Own Way
EA Sports has the Online Pass, THQ and Ubisoft support the war on pre-owned games, and Activision has joined the battle with their own form of ammo.--8/6/2010 11:01:36 AM--
2542 days, 15 hours, 57 minutes old - 144 comments

Warriors Of Rock To Shred Shelves On September 28
The new Guitar Hero will launch in the US on the 28th, while Europe gets it four days earlier. There's also a little bonus in the first million copies...--8/6/2010 10:45:07 AM--
2542 days, 16 hours, 13 minutes old - 9 comments

Chocobo's Mysterious Dungeon To Be Among The Classics
It may not be high on your PS1 classic priority list, but it's still a traditional RPG for the long-time fans. Square-Enix has confirmed it for the PSN.--8/6/2010 10:34:07 AM--
2542 days, 16 hours, 24 minutes old - 13 comments

How Killzone 3 Will Outgun Killzone 2
Killzone 2 was great but Guerrilla has to up the ante once again. So how can the new title outstrip its predecessor? Well, come inside to find out.--8/5/2010 9:47:54 PM--
2543 days, 5 hours, 11 minutes old - 69 comments

PSP Preview: Cladun: This Is An RPG
That old-school retro look is alive and well on portable gaming units. Cladun seems a lot like 3D Dot Game Heroes, and should appeal to veteran RPGers.--8/5/2010 9:46:25 PM--
2543 days, 5 hours, 12 minutes old - 10 comments

Pan's Labyrinth Director Dives Into Gaming With THQ
Director Guillermo del Toro has evidently signed on with THQ to create a few games. We don't know anything about them, but we should very soon.--8/5/2010 9:45:20 PM--
2543 days, 5 hours, 13 minutes old - 27 comments

Parasite Eve To Live Again On PSN?
With The 3rd Birthday looming on the horizon, it wouldn't be surprising to see the first two Parasite Eve games on the Network. It could be a go...--8/5/2010 9:44:02 PM--
2543 days, 5 hours, 14 minutes old - 27 comments

True Crime: Hong Kong Won't Be Ready Until 2011
Initially scheduled to be on store shelves for the holiday season, Activision says they will give the development team more time...but that's a delay.--8/5/2010 9:43:02 PM--
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August 5th, 2010

Last Updated 2543 days, 14 hours, 26 minutes ago

Brotherhood Beta Confirmed, Pre-Order To Grab A Slot
The Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood beta test, exclusive to the PS3, has been officially announced. Pre-order at GameStop to join in on the fun.--8/5/2010 12:32:04 PM--
2543 days, 14 hours, 26 minutes old - 15 comments

Take UFC Undisputed's Intensity Anywhere On The PSP
UFC Undisputed 2010 was another big hit, but maybe you'd rather take your virtual Octagon battling on the go. It can be like a stress reliever after work.--8/5/2010 11:06:11 AM--
2543 days, 15 hours, 52 minutes old - 5 comments

2K Announces New Bioshock 2 DLC: Minerva's Den
Hey, remember how we talked about the need for more single-player DLC? Well, 2K is always nice enough to oblige us; Bioshock 2 is all about the story.--8/5/2010 10:53:50 AM--
2543 days, 16 hours, 5 minutes old - 14 comments

Batman: Arkham City Officially Unveiled, Set For Fall 2011
"Arkham Asylum 2" finally has an official title, and we even got an estimated launch date, too. It's time for Batman to break out of that asylum!--8/5/2010 10:32:32 AM--
2543 days, 16 hours, 26 minutes old - 30 comments

We Need More Single-Player DLC
Sure, there's a ton of downloadable content available, but how much of it expands on the single-player campaign of a game? Not nearly enough.--8/4/2010 9:41:57 PM--
2544 days, 5 hours, 17 minutes old - 84 comments

PS3 Videos Updated
We've got two new looks at Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days, plus fresh trailers for MotorStorm: Apocalypse, Create, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Mafia II, the Linkin Park/Medal of Honor video and more!--8/4/2010 9:40:05 PM--
2544 days, 5 hours, 18 minutes old

Killzone 3 Beta Rumors Continue, Sony Remains Mute
All this talk about a Killzone 3 beta is getting us excited, but despite a real live piece of evidence, Sony isn't willing to talk just yet.--8/4/2010 9:38:15 PM--
2544 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes old - 14 comments

Madden NFL 11 PS3 Bundle Outed But Not Confirmed
It seems Best Buy has been trying to hide a PlayStation 3 Madden NFL 11 bundle from the public. Ah, but you can't hide it from snooping employees!--8/4/2010 9:37:19 PM--
2544 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes old - 18 comments

Half-Minute Hero Gets More Time With Impending Sequel
The original formula was ingenious in its nostalgic simplicity and apparently, it was successful enough to warrant a sequel. 90 missions, 30 seconds each!--8/4/2010 9:35:46 PM--
2544 days, 5 hours, 23 minutes old - 5 comments

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August 4th, 2010

Last Updated 2544 days, 9 hours, 8 minutes ago

ModNation Patch Speeds Things Up
They've finally released a patch that shortens those extra long loading times, so you won't have time to do your shopping while a race loads.--8/4/2010 5:50:52 PM--
2544 days, 9 hours, 8 minutes old - 30 comments

It's Hip To Hate On Activision, But Is The Hate Justified?
Activision is the punching bag for many a gamer, but what is the cause for all that hate and distrust? Maybe we should be calm and collected.--8/4/2010 4:52:55 PM--
2544 days, 10 hours, 6 minutes old - 95 comments

PS3 Preview: Madden NFL 11 (Hands-On)
We take a look at the demo and come away happy. The new Game Flow feature and freshly streamlined mechanics are wicked appealing; it's lookin' gooood.--8/3/2010 9:33:38 PM--
2545 days, 5 hours, 25 minutes old - 22 comments

PS3 Preview: Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2
Flight fans, this one should top your priority list. There's plenty to like about H.A.W.X. 2, including a far better narrative and great gameplay variety.--8/3/2010 9:31:48 PM--
2545 days, 5 hours, 27 minutes old - 13 comments

Naughty Dog: Uh, How Could We Go Multiplatform?
The rumors that Naughty Dog might go multiplatform have a fundamental flaw. ...in that, we all seemed to forget that SCEA sort of OWNS the studio.--8/3/2010 9:29:51 PM--
2545 days, 5 hours, 29 minutes old - 71 comments

Need For Speed: SHIFT 2 Races Towards End Of 2011
SHIFT was a damn good Need for Speed entry, which is why we're psyched for the sequel. It won't drop until later next year, but we're still excited.--8/3/2010 9:28:32 PM--
2545 days, 5 hours, 30 minutes old - 10 comments

Uncharted Movie Stumbles, Loses Intended Director
"I Heart Huckabees" director David O. Russell was initially set to head the "Uncharted" movie, but he's out, and the team now has to start over.--8/3/2010 9:27:32 PM--
2545 days, 5 hours, 31 minutes old - 17 comments

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August 3rd, 2010

Last Updated 2545 days, 14 hours, 32 minutes ago

Legends And Killers Enhancing RDR On August 10
Rockstar has dated the newest piece of downloadable content for Red Dead Redemption; get 8 Red Dead Revolver characters and 9 new maps!--8/3/2010 12:26:15 PM--
2545 days, 14 hours, 32 minutes old - 21 comments

Horror Fans Ask: What Is The Mystery Dead Space?
A new URL has been registered by EA; it's for something called "Dead Space Sabotage," but we have no other details. What could it be...?--8/3/2010 11:00:42 AM--
2545 days, 15 hours, 58 minutes old - 14 comments

Killzone 3 Beta Already Spotted?
Although it could very well be bogus, a recent screenshot may indicate a closed beta for Killzone 3...or something. When might we see the test?--8/3/2010 10:46:57 AM--
2545 days, 16 hours, 12 minutes old - 15 comments

Itagaki: Devil's Third Won't Be Tear Your Hair Out Hard
The Ninja Gaidens. The final boss in Dead or Alive 4. Tomonobu Itagaki likes to make things hard...but you won't break a controller in Devil's Third.--8/3/2010 10:35:17 AM--
2545 days, 16 hours, 23 minutes old - 18 comments

Why The Industry Needs Twisted Metal
It seems a lot of people claim Twisted Metal sits a little behind the times in comparison to modern-day blockbuster extravaganzas. But not so fast...--8/2/2010 9:39:45 PM--
2546 days, 5 hours, 19 minutes old - 61 comments

Ghost Of Sparta Release Date, PSP Entertainment Package
If you want to know when the next great handheld title will be on store shelves, come inside to find out. You might also want that hardware bundle...--8/2/2010 9:38:24 PM--
2546 days, 5 hours, 20 minutes old - 17 comments

Sony Quietly Re-Releases Update 3.41 For PlayStation 3
Although it wasn't exactly announced, it seems Sony has quietly issued a new version of firmware update 3.41, and this one erases previous problems.--8/2/2010 9:37:24 PM--
2546 days, 5 hours, 21 minutes old - 58 comments

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August 2nd, 2010

Last Updated 2546 days, 13 hours ago

Top Gun Locks Onto PSN August 17
Top Gun has secured a launch date for the PSN, and if you want an accessible, entertaining, pick-and-play flight quest, you might want to enlist.--8/2/2010 1:58:21 PM--
2546 days, 13 hours old - 25 comments

Insomniac Can't "Resist" Teasing A Big Announcement
The developer says to expect a big announcement over the course of the next month; could they be talking about the long-awaited Resistance 3 unveiling?--8/2/2010 11:10:24 AM--
2546 days, 15 hours, 48 minutes old - 55 comments

EA Announces Create, LittleBigPlanet Inspiration Keenly Felt
EA's new project, Create, is awfully similar to Media Molecule's LittleBigPlanet. But this way, many more gamers will get a chance to be all imaginative.--8/2/2010 10:56:34 AM--
2546 days, 16 hours, 2 minutes old - 46 comments

Backbreaker Gets Serious Update For Avid Fans
Backbreaker was an ambitious attempt at realistic, revolutionary football. It fell short in that quest, but this new update really sounds promising.--8/2/2010 10:41:15 AM--
2546 days, 16 hours, 17 minutes old - 4 comments

The "Damn, I Know Too Much About This Game!" Games
We fell in love with certain games and kept playing them...for a long time. During that span of time, we learned EVERYTHING there was to know...--8/1/2010 10:31:23 PM--
2547 days, 4 hours, 27 minutes old - 144 comments

PSXE Poll Update: Most Approve Of Cole's Overhaul
Although we haven't seen the new-new Cole yet, most are just happy that Sucker Punch has ditched the previous model. Now, about Activision...--8/1/2010 10:09:17 PM--
2547 days, 4 hours, 49 minutes old - 38 comments

DiRT 3 Trailer Debuts On ESPN
If you were watching the X Games this past weekend, you might've spotted the debut trailer for DiRT 3. If not, here ya go...more off-road awesomeness!--8/1/2010 10:07:48 PM--
2547 days, 4 hours, 51 minutes old - 17 comments

EA, Linkin Park: "One-Of-A-Kind" Medal Of Honor Trailer
EA and Linkin Park have teamed up to give Medal of Honor a dose of top-notch licensed music, and the new trailer is even a psuedo-music video.--8/1/2010 10:06:58 PM--
2547 days, 4 hours, 52 minutes old - 62 comments

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August 1st, 2010

Last Updated 2548 days, 5 hours, 33 minutes ago

Ben's Week In Review: August 1
More people should be pumped for Deus Ex: Human Revolution, L.A. Noire's Motion Scan tech sounds COOL, and I get involved in Super Mario Galaxy 2.--7/31/2010 9:25:10 PM--
2548 days, 5 hours, 33 minutes old - 88 comments

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