TGS 08 News


New Bungie Game Could Hit PS3, Other Platforms

By Chris Faylor, Oct 20, 2008 8:39am PDT

The next game from ex-Microsoft subsidiary and Halo creator Bungie may not be an Xbox 360 exclusive, the studio has revealed in a new interview....


"You aren't forced to accept the offer though so MS will have to offer them enough money to keep ..."

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Tokyo Game Show's Best in Show Awards Announced, Miyamoto Awarded METI Prize

By Blake Ellison, Oct 15, 2008 3:40pm PDT

Just a few days after the conclusion of the Tokyo Game Show, the CESA, Japan's ratings board and TGS organizer, has announced its "Future Awards"...


"LOL! True, but let me rephrase your second statement, "Western games suck and do little to ..."

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Sony Boss Likes Xbox 360, DLC Exclusivity

By Blake Ellison, Oct 10, 2008 3:00pm PDT

Sony Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida showed up at this week's Tokyo Game Show and, typical of a Sony executive, had quite a few opinions on...


"I get what you mean, but the amount of time necessary to make a PSP game would not have ..."

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White Knight Chronicles Screenshots: Ohle!

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 7:38am PDT

Furthering the media bonanza of the Tokyo Game Show are screenshots from Level-5's PlayStation 3 exclusive role-playing game White Knight...


"Oh, ok...So that wasn't just something I *thought* I noticed. "

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Infamous Screenshots Zap You

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 10, 2008 5:18am PDT

New screenshots from the PlayStation 3-exclusive open-world action game Infamous have been released, clearly showing the use of electrical powers...


"my bad sorry i thought it was dead, i guess sierra killed something else to keep prototype going ..."

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Street Fighter 4 Screenshots Bring Schoolgirl Sakura

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 5:15pm PDT

The Tokyo Game Show has its fair share of costumed girls all over the Makuhari Messe convention hall outside Tokyo. Capcom, not to be left out,...


"Why would I regret dissing it? I'll be *happy* if something proves me wrong and the game turns ..."

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Microsoft Not De-Listing XBLA Games Just Yet

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 4:34pm PDT

Microsoft is taking steps away from the direction of removing under-performing games from Xbox Live Arcade, according to a new interview from the...


"Question for a knowledgeable shacker: If I have previously purchased one of these ..."

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Patapon 2 Trailer Gets Melodic

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 3:28pm PDT

The sequel to Interlink's PSP rhythm-action game Patapon has surfaced at the Tokyo Game Show, bringing with it a trailer full of Japanese wackiness. Designer Hiroyuki Kotani told 1UP that


"With lines like that, you should totally go into PR/Marketing for game developers."

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24 Publishers Sign On For PlayStation Home

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 2:40pm PDT

Sony announced during the Tokyo Game Show that 24 publishers have signed on to produce content for Home, the Second Life-esque 3D social network...


"Sony and MS are both doing it now, though Sony havebeen doing if for over a year which is more ..."

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Resistance PSP Hooks Up to PS3 Resistance 2: Gains New Mode, DualShock 3 Controls

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 12:07pm PDT

Sony's Bend Studio, developer of the PSP shooter Resistance: Retribution, borrows more than the name from Insomniac's PS3 shooter series. The...


"Yipee. So I decide to get this for my PSP, unless I have a PS3 and R2 I get just the vanilla ..."

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New Castlevania Heads to PS3, Xbox 360

By Chris Faylor, Oct 09, 2008 11:59am PDT

Developer Konami has announced that a new entry in its vampire-slaying Castlevania franchise in is development for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360,...


"Awesome, I hope it's as much like Symphony of the Night as possible. I still pop the PSX disk ..."

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Bionic Commando Trailer Goes Swinging

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 11:04am PDT

In continued celebration of this year's Tokyo Game Show, Capcom has released a trailer from GRIN's Bionic Commando, the modern, 3D retake on the classic action franchise that just got revived with


"Ya perhaps but Spidey2 is still the holy grail of swining especially considering what HW ..."

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LittleBigPlanet Gets Metal Gear, Final Fantasy Characters; Beta Levels Will Appear in Full Game

By Blake Ellison, Oct 09, 2008 10:38am PDT

It's a good day on LittleBigPlanet as the game picked up Sackboy versions of video game icons Solid Snake and Sephiroth as well as confirmation...


"I'm so glad I got in the beta. Too bad it's only a weekend thing. Can't wait to try it when I ..."

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Halo Wars Gains Flood, Screenshots Get Basic

By Chris Faylor, Oct 09, 2008 9:29am PDT

New screenshots of Ensemble's Halo-themed Xbox 360 strategy game have arrived, offering a glimpse of an UNSC base and two scenarios from the...


"I know I'm psyched for this game, but I love the Halo storyline. I think the universe has a lot ..."

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Pretty Colors in New Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Screenshots, Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Oct 09, 2008 8:45am PDT

Showering us with an abundance of color, publisher Microsoft sends forth a new trailer and screenshots from Rare's vehicle-building/platforming hybrid Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts, due on Xbox 360 come November 11.


"Most previews seem to go like this "I thought it would be crap, but then I tried it and it's ..."

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