E3 2009 News


Gran Turismo 5 Trailer: Zooming Lovely

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 7:48am PDT

The E3 trailer for Polyphony Digital's Gran Turismo 5 trailer shows an assortment of race types in a multitude of cars in some absolutely gorgeous environments. It doesn't, however, show a release


"It's obviously pre-rendered, you can tell by the way the cars move, smoothness of it all etc. ..."

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Saboteur Screenshots Sneak up, Shoot out

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2009 6:39am PDT

Following up on a marvellous Saboteur trailer last week, Pandemic has released new screenshots of its open-world stealth-action game set in World...


"agreed, the tits are like the cherry on top of a beautiful Ice Cream Sunday of a a game"

- dancingpolkabear see all 16 comments

Homefront Media Shows You The Action

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 04, 2009 4:15am PDT

THQ has released the first media from Homefront, the recently announced action game from Kaos Studios set in a reality where North Korea has invaded the U.S.


"I quit reading after your moronic 'slant eyed asians' comment."

- Snake&Crane see all 58 comments

New Super Mario Bros. Wii Hands-on Preview

By Greg Mueller, Jun 03, 2009 8:18pm PDT

A full one quarter of the demo stations in Nintendo's color-free booth is dedicated to the recently announced New Super Mario Bros. Wii. New...


"Super Mario World was my favorite Mario game of all time, and if this is anything like that one, ..."

- dancingpolkabear see all 31 comments

Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Screenshots: Fear of a Flappy-fleshed Face

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 7:57pm PDT

With combat removed from Climax's reimagining of classic survival horror Silent Hill, poor old protagonist Harry Mason is forced to flee from these...


"Colour me uncertain about the lack of combat. Not sure I want to be completely impotent againt ..."

- TroughLollie see all 9 comments

Pirates of the Caribbean: Armada of the Damned Screenshots Cast Off

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 6:07pm PDT

Disney has released more spiffing screenshots of Pirates of the Caribbean: Armada of the Damned, an open-world action RPG announced last month, set...


"Has anyone at E3 had a chance toplay this? As an action rpg does anyone know if it has alot ..."

- valcan_s see all 6 comments

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Screenshots: Big Boss's Box

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 5:35pm PDT

Hot on the heels of yesterday's Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker trailer are screenshots for the recently-announced PSP "true sequel," set in 1974...


"This is AWESOME! Thankyou for bringing this excellent game to my portable hands!"

- fileshackMan69 see all 5 comments

Split/Second Races Fast, 'Splodes Often

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 5:06pm PDT

E3 brings more media of Black Rock Studios' racer Split/Second. For the very first time, the batch features one screenshot without a single explosion (below, left).


"The cars in this have no weapons directly on the car. The buildings and tracks themselves are ..."

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Star Wars The Old Republic E3 Impressions: Ready to Play KOTOR 3 With a Few Thousand People?

By Nick Breckon, Jun 03, 2009 4:56pm PDT

Judging from a lengthy E3 demo, BioWare's Star Wars MMO plays like a Knights of the Old Republic sequel. From dialogue to combat, its production values are on par with the developer's singleplayer efforts--which is saying quite a lot, considering that it'


"So KOTOR 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and beyond are going to suck? Fantastic."

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Kojima Helping Birth New Castlevania on PS3, 360

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 4:24pm PDT

Konami has announced Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, a new addition to the long-running action adventure series--though not a new game in itself....


"I'm not in the industry but I'm pretty sure possible to do 2-D traces of 3-D renders to make ..."

- Dr_Tran see all 21 comments

Mount & Blade: Warband Multiplayer Trailer

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 3:21pm PDT

Taleworlds Entertainment has released multiplayer footage of Mount & Blade: Warband, the expansion for its medieval action RPG. While the trailer...


"i know. I've put 50+ hours into that game. retarded. Loved it so much."

- Sgt_Boomstick see all 26 comments

Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2: Boobs, Guns, Blood

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 2:19pm PDT

A trailer and new screenshots of Team Ninja's Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 show largely the same goods: female flesh, oversized weapons, and a hefty dose of ultraviolence.


"I agree. Imagine FEAR and FEAR2 or a Mortal Kombat game without the ultra brutal violence. In ..."

- silverback1138 see all 18 comments

Square Denies Final Fantasy 14 PS3 Exclusivity, 'Considering All Options'

By Chris Faylor, Jun 03, 2009 11:59am PDT

Following up on the surprise announcement


"I would say this means if you only want to get on for an hour you can do something instead of ..."

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The Beatles: Rock Band Opening Cinematic

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 11:06am PDT

Eager Beatlemaniacs can now get their eyes on The Beatles: Rock Band's opening cinematic, a treat of an animated trip through the many ages of the...


"Damn amazing!! Yellow Submarine 2 anyone? Seriously, I could watch a full movie done in this ..."

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Just Cause 2 Narrated Gameplay Footage

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2009 10:37am PDT

Following on from a conventional E3 trailer for Just Cause 2, Avalanche Studios has released ten minutes of gameplay narrated by lead designer...


"The game is supposed to be just plain fun dude, lighten up. "

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