Tokyo Game Show 2009 News


Splinter Cell: Conviction Trailer Keeps It Cool

By Chris Faylor, Oct 15, 2009 12:00pm PDT

"While keeping what's always been cool in Splinter Cell, Conviction allows for a faster and more instinctive gameplay experience," designer Dean...


"I agree completely. I had so much fun with Chaos Theory, it was the best so far, and possibly ..."

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Assassin's Creed 2 Media Stars Kristen Bell

By Chris Faylor, Oct 01, 2009 12:25pm PDT

To celebrate the revelation that Heroes and Veronica Mars star Kristen Bell will reprise the role of "Lucy" in Assassin's Creed II, publisher Ubisoft sent over two screenshots from the game itself and close to a dozen pictures of the actress in the record


"See, I don't agree about her character being hate-worthy. Sure, at first she seems like a ..."

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Final Fantasy 13 Tokyo Game Show Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Sep 28, 2009 8:42am PDT

Sparks fly, both figuratively and literally, in the latest trailer for Final Fantasy XIII. After that, some things get beat up and a hot rod appears in battle. Then Snow takes his shirt off. The latest in Square's long-running RPG franchise hit


"I can see your thought process, but that's just like equating any two opposing groups. One has ..."

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PlayStation 3 Games Getting Motion Control Patch, Xbox 360 Games Probably Won't

By Chris Faylor, Sep 25, 2009 4:15pm PDT

With the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 both set to receive new motion-tracking controllers next year, it has been revealed that some existing...


"Look at it from a business standpoint. The Wii is outselling the 360 and PS3. It's not because ..."

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Dead Rising 2 TGS Trailer Blowout: 5 New Clips

By Chris Faylor, Sep 25, 2009 9:55am PDT

To accompany this morning's revelation of new Dead Rising 2 details, Capcom has issued a whopping five new video clips from Blue Castle's zombie-splattering sequel. First up, a glimpse o


"not good-loking, though Does anyone else think these graphics and animation stink?"

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Assassin's Creed 2 Trailer: Precious Moments

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 25, 2009 8:40am PDT

Having just announced Assassin's Creed II will be hitting DS too, Ubisoft has now released a Tokyo Game Show trailer for the open-world murder simulator. Assassin's Creed 2 improves the o


"Been said 1,000 times but as long as you treat the PC market as a second class citizen I will ..."

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Dead Rising 2 Screenshots, Multiplayer Details Arrive

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 25, 2009 5:59am PDT

New Dead Rising 2 screenshots show a selection of the wild and wonderful weapons hero Chuck will use to beat a path through the zombie hordes of...


"I'm really excited for this but I do want to know when the PC version gets delayed, since even ..."

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Ace Attorney Trailer: A Whipping Good Time

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 5:30pm PDT

Poor Detective Gumshoe. He can't ever seem to catch a break, especially with mistress Franziska von Karma carrying that whip on her person at all...


"I actually loved that trailer. Only problem I see is that it's wanting to evoke the camp of the ..."

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0 Day Attack on Earth Trailer: Alien Explosions

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 3:30pm PDT

Fresh off the recent revelation of 0 Day Attack on Earth, developer Gulti and publisher Square Enix have issued the first trailer for the Xbox Live Arcade-exclusive shooter. Real-world c


"nice gameplay, but they seem to have forgotten the collision detection routines completely."

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Resident Evil: Darkside Media Goes South

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 2:50pm PDT

It's not all recreations and reimaginings for Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, as evidenced by the latest screenshots and trailers for...


"Dear Capcom, if this has Blanka zombies I will start playing video games again. Sincerely, ..."

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Tekken 6 Screenshots: Flying Rockets, Kicks

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 1:30pm PDT

From flaming kangaroos to deadly screams and magical wands, there's almost no doubting that the Tekken 6 development team has finally cracked under...


"bah I lied sf4 is just perfect but they often put way too much gravy in their games and movies "

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Lost Planet 2's Tokyo Game Show Media Drops In

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 12:10pm PDT

A variety of environments, emotions and monsters are highlighted in the latest Lost Planet 2 media, released today by Capcom in commemoration of Tokyo Game Show.


Tatsunoko vs. Capcom Media: Dead Rising's Frank

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2009 11:37am PDT

Capcom has announced the latest member of Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All Stars increasingly eclectic lineup of fighters--Dead Rising...


"Dig the art style in this. Of course, the moment I saw the crew from Battle of the Planets in ..."

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Five New Xbox Live Arcade Games Announced: Bomberman, RayStorm, Toy Soldiers and More

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 10:15am PDT

To signal the advent of Tokyo Game Show, Microsoft unveiled five previously unknown downloadable Xbox Live Arcade games coming someday to the Xbox 360. Toy Soldiers - Signal Studios Snoopy Flying Ace - Smart Bomb


"Toy Soldiers should make other devs feel bad about their quality. The game looks fantastic and ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 Trailer: Another Fantasy Story

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2009 9:46am PDT

"Tearful farewells were bade," explains a Final Fantasy XIV trailer from the Tokyo Game Show, "And so we fight on! Until restless seas run dry." That'll be an MMORPG alright. Square Enix's FF14 arrives on PC and PlayStation 3 in 2010, with class


"Thank you very much, you are El Hombre as we say around here(in my imagination!) :D"

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