Fairytale Fights

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Sep 30, 2009 / ESRB: M

Shack PSA: Steam Discounts Tales of Monkey Island, Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising, More

By Brian Leahy, Jun 28, 2010 10:13am PDT

As part of the Perils of Summer sale on Steam, a new set of deals has been unleashed for the day. For the next 24 hours of so, gamers can snag some...



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Order of War Standalone Expansion Announced, Original Owners Get It Free

By Chris Faylor, Feb 02, 2010 12:20pm PST

Having released Order of War (PC) alongside publisher Square Enix back in September 2009, developer Wargaming.net has announced a multiplayer expansion dubbed "Challenge" that will be provi


"beta / demo or whatever I was in last year, was plain bad, like someone above said , you just ..."

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Scratch: Ultimate DJ Trailer Details Controller

By Chris Faylor, Nov 03, 2009 1:30pm PST

Providing a gentle reminder that DJ Hero won't be the only turntable game on the market for long, publisher Genius Products has issued a new trailer that details Scratch: The Ultimate DJ's "scratch deck


"They're certainly presenting it as a more "hardcore" scratch game, with the names they invoke - ..."

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Fairytale Fights Offers Buyers Free DLC

By Chris Faylor, Oct 28, 2009 1:06pm PDT

Having previously noted its plans for "deep and interactive downloadable content to be released on a regular basis post launch," Playlogic has...


"Shame it has gotten pretty bad reviews so far. Been looking forward to it but doubt I will get ..."

- Chris Fifty-Two see all 2 comments

Square Makes WWII RTS Debut September 22

By Chris Faylor, Sep 02, 2009 2:33pm PDT

Publisher Square Enix, best known for the Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest series, has dated its first World War II real-time strategy game for...


"Agreed. Enjoyed the entire series by Best Way (Soldiers Heroes of World War II, Faces of War and ..."

- TheSty see all 15 comments

Bloody Fairytale Fights Come to Consoles in October, PC Next Year

By Chris Faylor, Aug 17, 2009 9:35am PDT

Think you're a bad enough dude to go into combat wearing just a crown and a leaf? You'll be able to find out in a few months, as developer...


"Sounds like somebody's been reading the Fables series of comics."

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Scratch: The Ultimate DJ Gets New Developer

By Chris Faylor, Aug 06, 2009 10:12am PDT

Following the brouhaha of DJ Hero maker Activision buying Scratch: The Ultimate DJ developer 7 Studios and Scratch publisher Genius Products then...


"I don't understand why no music game has made the leap to more instrumental inputs. Like keep ..."

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Fairytale Fights Trailer Delights, Dismembers

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 06, 2009 4:51am PDT

As the new Fairytale Fights trailer begins you might wonder why a pleasant fairytale puzzle-platformer needs a fully dynamic dismemberment system and such a beastly title, but all becomes clear once the chainsaws are drawn and limbs start flying.


"Saw this at E3. It looks like it could be pretty fun and satisfying, but for how long is ..."

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Scratch: The Ultimate DJ Controller Busted Out

By Alice O'Connor, May 27, 2009 11:02am PDT

Genius Products, Inc. has today unveiled the fully-featured turntable controller for its hip-hop rhythm game Scratch: The Ultimate DJ. The...


"I think it's nice they used the exact same color layout as the Guitar Hero controllers. It'd ..."

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Rumor: Scratch Ultimate DJ Gets New Developer

By Chris Faylor, Apr 21, 2009 5:05pm PDT

As the legal battle between DJ Hero developer Activision and Scratch: The Ultimate DJ publisher Genius Products continues to unfold, "sources with...


"So Activision have purchased a company that had no game, and already have their own DJ game in ..."

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DJ Game Lawsuit Heats Up: Activision Hit by Restraining Order, Must Surrender Source Code

By Chris Faylor, Apr 20, 2009 3:00pm PDT

While the L.A. Superior Court refused to grant "any restraining order" against Activision last week, that apparently changed today, as Genius...


"I liked the SNL Weekend Update that told about the DJ hero thing "for the kids too lazy to learn ..."

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Square Enix Issues Order of War

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2009 12:55pm PDT

Square Enix continues its foray into publishing Western games with the announcement that it will publish Order of War, a new World War 2 real-time...


"Square is completely changing their strategy it looks like. Going into publishing for western ..."

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Activision Denies DJ Game Sabotage Accusations, Claims It Actually Helped Competitor

By Chris Faylor, Apr 16, 2009 12:33pm PDT

Activision has denied Genius Products and Numark's recent allegations that it bought 7 Studios, which is developing Scratch: The Ultimate DJ for...


"I'm not a lawyer, nor did I stay at a Holiday Inn Express last night, but it looks like Genius ..."

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DJ Game Lawsuit: Scratch DJ Publisher Sues Activision, Claims Conspiracy

By Nick Breckon, Apr 14, 2009 4:28pm PDT

The war over the lucrative music game genre escalated today, with the publisher of Scratch: The Ultimate DJ suing DJ Hero publisher Activision and...


"well either way we all know what djs want these days and these controllers seem like the real deal"

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