E3 2009 News


Live Project Natal Demos and Lionhead's Virtual Child

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 05, 2009 11:56am PDT

Microsoft has released footage of the live demonstration of its Xbox 360 motion-sensitive camera controller codenamed Project Natal, introduced...


"Thing is it's not. People assumed waaaaay too much from that demo. Nobody said this was a ..."

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Smash Up Trailer, Turtles in Time Screenshots

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 05, 2009 9:10am PDT

Reasons as varied as their totally tubular selves drive Ninja Turtles character to fight in this Super Smash Bros.-style Wii fighter from Game...


"Those are some of the blandest looking textures and poorly detailed characters I've seen in a ..."

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Assassin's Creed 2 Trailer Shows Gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 6:40pm PDT

Chasing an Assassin's Creed 2 cinematic trailer and screenshots comes, at long last, in-game footage, of a mission which sees Ezio pilot Le


"I want to buy some this for PC when it comes out but don't want to play with keyboard/mouse. ..."

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A Tekken 6 Trio of Trailers

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 5:59pm PDT

Tekken number 6 brings a new Scenario Campaign mode to the series, a Streets of Rage-style brawler with two-player online Coop, machine guns, flamethrowers and pilotable giant robots, which Namco Bandai proudly declares "A first for the series!"


"Tekken Ball was fun in T3. You actually had some to use tactics and time ur moves. "

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BioShock 2 Multiplayer Impressions: Undiscovered Rapture

By Nick Breckon, Jun 04, 2009 5:47pm PDT

Nobody buys baseball cards for the gum, and nobody's going to buy BioShock 2 for the multiplayer. So it is not a condemnation to say that, while 2K...


"agreed; I would want co-op, but it's such a big effort to get it in that most developers are ..."

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Dementium 2 Continues DS First-Person Horror

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 4:51pm PDT

Renegade Kid is spawning Dementium II, sequel to its Nintendo DS first-person shooter Dementium: The Ward, publisher SouthPeak Games has announced....


"After this game erased all my progress because I died at the boss, I couldn't care less. ..."

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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 Trailer Mixes It Up

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 3:44pm PDT

While Action RPG Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 has dropped its "Fusion" tag, the power-combining abilities are still present, along with a smorgasbord of heroes and villains. Fusion remains in its de


"any word on weather or not the punsiher will be in this time around?"

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Red Steel 2 Gameplay Walkthrough

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 1:34pm PDT

After showing a trailer and screenshots, Ubisoft has kicked things up a notch with 13 minutes of Red Steel 2's opening narrated by creative director Jason VandenBerghe.


"Enemies blinking away when dying is as bad as the Halo ODST video how the guy still holds the ..."

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Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Trailer Takes Us Back

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 12:27pm PDT

Konami has released the first trailer for Silent: Hill Shattered Memories, a reimagining of the 1999 series-starting survival horror by Silent...


"Okay so I just read the original article. Makes more sense to me now. I feel better that ..."

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Batman: Arkham Asylum Screenshots Bat-released

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 11:46am PDT

This Bat-Thursday, new Bat-screenshots of Batman: Arkham Asylum show off Bat-kicks and Bat-villains in Rocksteady's PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3...


Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Trailer Makes It So

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 10:36am PDT

Featuring the soothing narration of Patrick Stewart, this first Castlevania: Lords of Shadow trailer introduces its story and all-star cast, along with sections of gameplay.


"I'm excited to have Robert Carlyle voicing for a video game as well!"

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Gran Turismo PSP Trailer Promotes PSP Go

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 10:02am PDT

This trailer for the PSP version of Gran Turismo seems a little confused as to whether it's supposed to market the game or Sony's new PSP Go model, but it's all very exciting.


"Although I only played it for a few minutes it was silky smooth and very impressive. And i ..."

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Metal Gear Solid: Rising Trailer: Lightning Bolt Action

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 9:39am PDT

Catch a very small peek at Kojima Productions' Metal Gear Solid: Rising--announced this week--which stars Raiden and promises "Lightning bolt action."


"haha me and some friends were goin to make a fan movie of what happened to Raiden between mgs2 ..."

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Assassin's Creed 2 Screenshots Get Active

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 9:17am PDT

Chasing its trailer, Ubisoft has released all-swimming, all-soaring, all-stabbing screenshots of open-world murder-oriented action game sequel...


"That depends on the following: 1) Do you like Hitman? 2) Do you like Prince of Persia? 3) ..."

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The Legend of the Fat Princess

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 8:47am PDT

When we had a bash at Titan Studio's Fat Princess we were too engrossed by the 32-player class-based multiplayer to notice its story, so thankfully this trailer steps in to explain why so mu


"what is this car game you talk about ? GripShift ? Wipeout HD ?"

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