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Kamen Rider: Battride War Trailer, Screenshots Released
Namco Bandai released some new screenshots and a teaser trailer for the upcoming PlayStation 3 exclusive thousand-army, beat 'em up game, Kamen Rider: Battride War. The new screenshots are just static snapshots of the game and the trailer itself is basically a CG-fest of sorts to help get fans of the popular TV show amped up and excited.
God Of War: Ascension Beta Rewards Announced
The God of War: Ascension multiplayer beta has been raging for quite a few weeks now, bolstered by an invitation to all PlayStation Plus subscribers earlier this month. Now the folks over at Sony Santa Monica are feeling all generous and, as a reward for those who have taken part in the beta, they've announced plans to make available a free “Champions Blade” and “Champions Armor” once the game goes live on March 12.
Siren Joins PS2 Classics On PlayStation Network Next Week
Fans of survival horror will have something to scream about next week as the PlayStation 2 classic scarefest, Siren makes its way to the PlayStation Network. Announced through the PlayStation Blog, Siren will be joining the PlayStation 2 Classics collection next Tuesday, Jan. 15.
God Of War Beta And Mega Man Games Make Up First PlayStation Plus Update Of 2013
Sony is ringing in a new year of PlayStation Plus with a double dose of retro-styled entertainment courtesy of Mega Man IX and Mega Man X, as well as a chance for all subscribers to get in on the blood-soaked ground floor of the God of War: Ascension multiplayer beta.
One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 Trailer Shows Off Luffy's Musou Attacks
Another trailer has been released for Namco Bandai and Tecmo Koei's upcoming thousand-army fighting game that sees the cast of Straw-Hat Pirates taking down all sorts of nasty bad guys. The trailer looks pretty good and contains a lot of recycled footage from the previous teaser and the full first trailer, but gamers get to see a few more specials on display and a few more bad guys getting their butts kicked.
Early Ni No Kuni Review Scores A Perfect 10
Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch released late last year in Japan and is due out at the end of this month for the PlayStation 3 here in North America. However, some reviewers from the UK and the US have already managed to get hands-on time with the game Ni No Kuni has already picked up a perfect 10/10 at some outlets.
MLB 13 The Show Hits The Field With First Teaser Trailer
The boys of summer are arriving to the party a little early this year as Sony pulls back the curtain on the first trailer for MLB 13 The Show, reminding everyone that baseball season is just around the corner. Debuting this afternoon on the PS Blog, this first trailer for The Show sticks to the basics, displaying lots of HD baseballing action without mention of any new modes
Dance Magic Grooves Onto PlayStation Network Next Week
Have you ever played a game like Space Channel 5 and thought to yourself, “Hey, I sure would like to save the world with nothing more than my sweet, sweet dance moves.” Well, thanks to Gajin Entertainment’s upcoming groove-a-thon, Dance Magic, you can do exactly that starting next week on the PlayStation 3.
Epix Headed To PS3 And Vita
Just in case Sony’s own video store, Netflix, Hulu, Cracle and all of those other services available on the PlayStation 3 aren’t providing you with enough options for your marathon movie-watching sessions, yet another content provider is about to enter the ring: Epix.
One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 Trailer Sports Luffy, Enel, Nami In Action
Tecmo Koei released a new trailer for the upcoming One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2, which seems to be their new go-to game franchise to compensate when they aren't releasing Dynasty Warriors games...even though Omega Force designed and developed both series. Anyway, the newest trailer for Pirate Warriors 2 shows the heroes and villains in action.
Studio Ghibli, Level-5 Talk Ni No Kuni's Design And Development
A new behind-the-scenes video has been released that interviews some of the key talent that helped breathe life into the upcoming PS3 RPG, Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. We get to find out a bit of how the characters were designed from the director at Studio Ghibli, as well as how the gameplay ties into such an iconic art-style with Level-5's approach to designing the game around the look and aesthetic of the title.
Ni No Kuni: Wrath Of The White Witch Goes Gold
Namco Bandai Games and Level-5 Entertainment announced today that Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, the turn-based RPG designed in collaboration with renown Japanese animation studio, Studio Ghibli, has officially gone gold. This means it's time to whip out your party hats because the game will be landing on store shelves in just a few weeks.
God Of War: Ascension Beta Brings The Pain To PlayStation Plus Jan. 8th
If you’ve been chomping at the bit to take God of War: Ascension’s multiplayer offering for a test drive, you only have another month to wait. That is assuming, of course, that you have a subscription to PlayStation Plus. On Jan. 8, Plus members will be given the opportunity do battle as the warriors of Olympus in the God of War: Ascension multiplayer beta.
Dynasty Warriors 7 Empires Screenshots Released
Tecmo Koei unleashed a series of new screenshots for the upcoming PlayStation 3 exclusive, Dynasty Warriors 7 Empires. The new game in the long running Dynasty Warriors series focuses on player-created heroes of old who must save their respective land and bring back peace by partaking in thousand-army combat.
Ni No Kuni: Wrath Of The White Witch Boss Fight Gameplay Video
A brand new video has been released for Namco Bandai's upcoming Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. The video features more than 15 minutes of gameplay, as the player takes to the battlefield to engage in an epic fight against a giant lava boss. It's quite thrilling if you've been looking for an evolved RPG that hearkens a lot of its mechanics back to the turn-based days of JRPGs.