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New video game releases of 11/14-11/20

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 13, 2011 7:00am PST

The flood of new releases in time for the holiday season continues unabated next week. We'll be getting Saints Row: The Third, Need for Speed: The Run, Telltale's Jurassic Park: The Game, Rayman Origins, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, and oh so many


"In truth, Minecraft entirely slipped my mind. It's been so long that, well, you don't think of ..."

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New video game releases of 11/7-11/13

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 06, 2011 12:30pm PST

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim headline a packed release bill next week, which also includes Rayman Origins, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection, L.A. Noire on PC, Super Mario 3D Land, and so much more.


"Nope, I played a few hours of Metal Gear Solid on Bleem (a legit emulator) on my Dreamcast. ..."

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New DSi XL bundles coming November

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 25, 2011 7:45am PDT

With the holiday season nigh, Nintendo has announced new DSi XL bundles for parents who don't want their sprogs getting all googly-eyed from the 3DS, with Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem and a DSi XL in either a boy color or a girl color.


"Right on, I am still glad I bought the XL right before 3DS came out. The price was right and I ..."

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New video game releases of 10/24-10/30

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 23, 2011 7:00am PDT

Battlefield 3 (or JetProne64, to use its true name), Stronghold 3, Kirby's Return to Dream Land, Sword of the Stars II, inFamous: Festival of Blood, The House of the Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut, and heaps more new games are arriving next week.


"Wait you are correct. It unlocks Tuesday morning at 3am east coast, 12am west."

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New video game releases of 10/17-10/23

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 16, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Next week will bring Batman: Arkham City, Rocksmith, Dungeon Defenders, Payday: The Heist, and heaps more.


"Fuck yeah! The Sims 3 Pets!! Uhh, i mean, Batman Arkham Asylum! Oh wait, no PC version yet... damn."

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New video game releases of 10/10-10/16

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 09, 2011 7:00am PDT

A bumper week is coming, with Forza 4, Dead Rising 2: Off the Record, Might & Magic Heroes VI, Aliens: Infestation, Ace Combat: Assault Horizon, MDK 2 HD, and heaps more shiny things all due to arrive.


"Yeah, they decided to rebrand all the Might and Magic stuff as "Might and Magic" plus whatever. ..."

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New video game releases of 10/3-10/9

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 02, 2011 6:00am PDT

The arrival of Rage and Dark Souls make next week a glorious time for violence, though there'll be Just Dance 3 to provide relaxation when you're sick of bloodshed.


"-id Game -gorgeous new Carmack graphics engine with essentially no repeating textures (unless ..."

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New video game releases of 9/26-10/2

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 25, 2011 9:00am PDT

Next week brings The Ico and Shadow of the Colossus Collection, FIFA Soccer 12, PES 2012, X-Men: Destiny, The Binding of Isaac, A Game of Thrones: Genesis, Resident Evil: Code Veronica X HD, and heaps more.


"You had Tropico 4 for Xbox 360 on last week's list too but it's been pushed back a few more ..."

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New video game releases of 9/19-9/25

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 18, 2011 9:00am PDT

Next week's new releases include Gears of War 3, Resident Evil 4 HD, F1 2011, Persona 2: Innocent Sin, Kirby Mass Attack, RailWorks 3, Worms Ultimate Mayhem, and heaps more.


"I could see myself buying Resident Evil 4 again, even though I've beaten it three times on ..."

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New video game releases of 9/12-9/18

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 11, 2011 9:00am PDT

What's Ian Video Games bringing us next week? Trackmania2, Red Orchestra 2, NHL 12, Hard Reset, God of War: Origins Collection, BIT.TRIP SAGA, The Gunstringer, and heaps more. Cheers Ian!


"I think Paradox doesn't do tactical combat - just a really complex strategic layer and armies ..."

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THQ defends studio closures

By Steve Watts, Sep 08, 2011 4:15pm PDT

THQ recently closed down studios and cancelled projects in Australia. Now company CFO Paul Pucino defended the decision to a group of investors, saying the cancelled projects weren't "consistent" with the company's new strategy.


"Oh, by "other studios", they meant other THQ studios. That makes a bit more sense. :)"

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DreamWorks Super Star Kartz announced

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 08, 2011 1:15pm PDT

Shrek and his lesser-known chums from other DreamWorks Animation films are coming together to compete in power-up-tastic "wacky" racing with DreamWorks Super Star Kartz. Hey, that sounds somewhat familiar!


New video game releases of 9/5-9/11

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 04, 2011 9:00am PDT

Dead Island, Resistance 3, WH40K: Space Marine, Driver: San Frisco, Rock of Ages PC, Men of War: Vietnam, and heaps more will arrive on our video gaming devices next week.


"... and I'm stuck earning my MCITP for my job over the next 4 months. 2 tests down... 3 to go. ..."

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Aliens Infestation debut trailer

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 02, 2011 10:30am PDT

Sega has released the first trailer of the long-awaited Aliens platformer, and it's not quite as Metroid-esque as we'd expect. In fact, it's downright action-packed.


"I'm getting some old school Flashback/Contra vibes from that. It could be cool."

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New video game releases of 8/29-9/4

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 28, 2011 9:00am PDT

Next week brings Madden NFL 12, Tropico 4, Bodycount, the Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection, the new DeathSpank game, fascinating time-travel RTS Achron, and heaps more.


"How can Elevator Action be Deluxe and ten dollars. Explain that one"

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