Monday, June 14, 2010

Codemasters Have Released A E3 Trailer For Bodycount

Codemasters have released a new a new trailer for Bodycount. this trailer is a gameplay trailer that shows of the games fast and frenetic gameplay. the games has a minimal HUD. the trailer shows you either shooting dead enemies or blowing things up in the environment to kill them.

EA's E3 2010 Press Conference Live Blogged

EA's press conference is live now, here's a live blogging of it

EA Have Released New Screenshots For The Wii, DS, Playstation 3, And Xbox 360 Versions of The Sims 3

EA have released new screenshots for the upcoming console versions of The Sims 3. Ea have released screenshots on the DS, Wii, and PS3/360. The screenshots are a mix of in-game action and In-game CGi. the screenshots show a variety of activities being under taken in numerous locations.




Live Blog Of Microsofts E3 2010 Press Conference

Here is a live Blog of Microsoft's E3 2010 Press Conference

Ubisoft Have Released A New Trailer For Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood And Announce Its Out 16th November

Ubisoft have released the E3 2010 trailer for Assassins Creed: Brotherhood. the CGi trailer shows the the game is set in Rome, possibly the Vatican City, and has Ezio approaching a carriage whilst soldiers who try to stop him are picked off 1 by 1 by unseen people. it ends with Ezio being joined by 4 other Assassins as they face off against papel guards. The Trailer announces Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is coming out 16th November.

From Gametrailers

Gameloft Reveal Dungeon Hunter: Alliance, A Online RPG, For The Playstation 3

Gameloft have announced, via their twitter account, that they are bringing Dungeon Hunter: Alliance to the Playstation 3 this year. Dungeon Hunter: Alliance is a online Action RPG that can be played with up to 4 players, either via local co-op or online. the game has a top down look very similar to Torchlight as well as combat that seems to be broken down into Mage and Warrior classes. Gameloft have released the debut trailer for the game below

From Gameloft Twitter

EA Announce The NCAA Football 11 Demo Is Out Now On XBLA and PSN

EA have announced that the Demo for NCAA Football 11 is out now on the PSN and XBLA. this demo features 4 different match-ups between the “Red River Rivalry” with Oklahoma and Texas squaring off in the Cotton Bowl and the “Sunshine Showdown” with Florida travelling to Florida State, along with key battles featuring Miami at Ohio State and Missouri at Clemson. Players will unlock the Nike Pro Combat uniforms and helmets for both schools, after each match, which can be used in the full retail version of the Game. recommending the demo to a friend will also unlock an additional 3 Nike Pro Combat helmets and uniforms

Ohio State vs. Michigan

Florida vs. Florida State

Mizzou vs. Clemson

Oklahoma vs. Texas

Press Release

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) announced today the release of the EA SPORTS™ NCAA Football 11 demo available through the Xbox LIVE® and PlayStation®Network. Four different matchups are featured within the NCAA Football 11 demo release, including notable rivalries – the “Red River Rivalry” with Oklahoma and Texas squaring off in the Cotton Bowl and the “Sunshine Showdown” with Florida traveling to Florida State, along with key battles featuring Miami at Ohio State and Missouri at Clemson.

NCAA Football 11 delivers unique game play and traditions for each of the 120 schools through the TruSchoolsystem, which blends offensive styles, coaching tendencies, areas of talent, stadiums and traditions to bring the pageantry and rivalry of college football to life like never before.

Authentic College Presentation
Pre-Game Team Entrances – Recreating one of college football’s greatest traditions, NCAA Football 11 will feature true-to-life pre-game team entrances from many of college football’s traditional powers. From touching Howard’s Rock at Clemson to Ohio State's players interlocking arms as they head onto the field, the NCAA Football 11 demo will feature pre-game team entrances from home teams Clemson, Ohio State, Texas and Florida State.
True College Football Emotion – Feel the pageantry of college football with more than 150 authentic stadiums, team-specific entrances, team mascots, and celebrations.
ESPN Integration - From the moment the game begins until the final tick of the clock, you’ll feel as though you’re part of the ESPN Game of the Week with full ESPN broadcast graphics package and all-new replay system. ESPN commentators Brad Nessler and Kirk Herbstreit lead broadcast duties from the booth, while sideline reporter Erin Andrews provides commentary, insights and injury reports throughout the game.

Authentic College Gameplay
Distinct Offensive Styles – Whether you prefer Missouri’s spread no huddle offense, the Pro Style offense from Miami or the multiple offense formations from Ohio State, fans will be able to play with each school’s distinct offensive style in NCAA Football 11.
Real Assignment AI – From true option blocking to new running lanes, the offensive possibilities are endless with real assignment AI.
All–New Locomotion System – Run the ball like college football greats with the all-new locomotion system, creating an authentic running mechanic allowing users an explosive first step, the ability to stop momentum on a dime and rebalancing yourself after an over-pursuit.

By completing each NCAA Football 11 demo matchup, players will unlock the Nike Pro Combat uniforms and helmets for both schools, which will be available for use in the full retail version of the game. Players that recommend the NCAA Football 11 demo to a friend will also unlock Nike Pro Combat helmets and uniforms for three additional schools for use in the full retail version of the game*.

To view the latest content about NCAA Football 11, fans can also visit the EA SPORTS On Demand channel which is located at the EA SPORTS Extras portion of the menu within the game. The channel includes videos about NCAA Football 11 features, producer blogs and much more. New content will be posted through launch on July 13, so keep checking the EA SPORTS On Demand channel for the latest news about NCAA Football 11. To utilize the EA SPORTS On Demand channel, users must be connected online.

Developed in Orlando, Florida by EA Tiburon, NCAA Football 11 will be available on July 13 for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system and the PlayStation®2 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems. NCAA Football 11 has been rated “E” for everyone by the ESRB.

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About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts Inc. (EA), headquartered in Redwood City, California, is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. Founded in 1982, the Company develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers, wireless devices and the Internet. Electronic Arts markets its products under four brand names: EA SPORTS™, EA™, EA Mobile™ and POGO™. In fiscal 2010, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $3.7 billion and had 27 titles that sold more than one million units. EA's homepage and online game site is More information about EA's products and full text of press releases can be found on the Internet at

EA SPORTS™ is one of the leading sports entertainment brands in the world, with top-selling videogame franchises, award-winning interactive technology, global videogame competitions and breakthrough digital experiences. EA SPORTS delivers personal access to the emotion of sports through industry-leading sports simulation videogames, including Madden NFL football, FIFA Soccer, NHL® hockey, NBA LIVE basketball,NCAA® Football and NCAA Basketball, Fight Night boxing, EA SPORTS MMA and Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® golf, and EA SPORTS Active.

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About the NCAA
The NCAA is a membership-led nonprofit association of colleges and universities committed to supporting academic and athletic opportunities for more than 400,000 student-athletes at more than 1,000 member colleges and universities. Each year, more than 54,000 student-athletes compete in NCAA Championships in Division I, II and III sports. For more information, go to

About The Collegiate Licensing Company
CLC is a division of global sports and entertainment company IMG. Founded in 1981, CLC is the oldest and largest collegiate licensing agency in the U.S. and currently represents nearly 200 colleges, universities, bowl games, athletic conferences, The Heisman Trophy and the NCAA. The mission of CLC is to be the guiding force in collegiate trademark licensing and one of the top sports licensing firms in the country. CLC is dedicated to being a center of excellence in providing licensing services of the highest quality to its member institutions, licensees, retailers and consumers. Headquartered in Atlanta (Ga.), CLC is a full-service licensing representative, which employs a staff of more than 80 licensing professionals who provide full-service capabilities in brand protection, brand management, and brand development. For more information on CLC, visit: or

About NCAA Football
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This Weeks WiiWare, DSiWare, And Virtual Console Releases

Nintendo have revealed the games coming out today in the USA on the WiiWare, Virtual Console, and DSiWare stores. in all there are 9 games, 1 on Virtual Console, 3 on WiiWare, and 5 on DSiWare.

Virtual Console

Shadow of the Ninja
This is a 1-2 player game that costs 500 Wii Points. this is the NES version of Shadow Of The Ninja. you can play this game single player or co-op through its 13 levels, against Garuda's army of soldiers, ninjas and robots.


Yard Sale Hidden Treasures: Sunnyville
 This is a 1 player game only that costs 500 Wii Points. this is a hidden object game where you have to find objects at different yard sales.

Arcade Sports
 This is a 1-2 Player game that costs 800 Wii Points. this game has 4 sports games including Air Hockey, Bowling, Pool, and Snooker. each of the games have the following modes, Practice, Vs Match, Season Mode, and Multiplayer.

Bejeweled 2
This is a 1 player game only that costs 1,000 Wii Points.


 This is a 1 player game that costs 200 DSi Points. this is an app that times how many times you can press a button over a time period. can you beat the 16 shots per second set by Takahasi Meijin?

Music on: Electronic Keyboard
 This is a 1 player game that costs 200 DSi Points. this app turns your DSi into a electronic Keyboard. you are able to record performances and replay them.

Flips: Silent But Deadly
 This is a 1 player only game that costs 500 DSi Points. this is the latest book in the flips range.

Telegraph Crosswords
 This is a 1 player game that costs 500 DSi Points. there are 500 puzzles, of multiple types. the game has a auto save function, letting you play and save as you go, as well as a hint system incase you get stuck.

A Kappa's Trail
 This is a 1 player game that costs 500 DSi Points. the game features a main storyline, which makes you try to get Kappa into the human world, and 3 different mini games that help improve Kappa's Skills.

Press Release

School may be out, but there's no shortage of interesting subjects for you to learn about: Fascinating spirits, dazzling gems and stealthy ninjas are all ready to be discovered in this week's lineup of new game downloads for Nintendo® systems. Guide a mythical spirit through a series of puzzling trials as he attempts to make his way to the human world in A Kappa's Trail for the Nintendo DSiWare™ service. Experience a famous puzzle game on America's top-selling home console with Bejeweled® 2 for the WiiWare™ service. A total of nine new games are now available for download, but that's not the only big news this week. The annual E3 Expo kicks off in Los Angeles on June 15, and Nintendo is inviting fans with broadband Internet access to watch a live video stream of its E3 Expo presentation. Go at 9 a.m. Pacific time on Tuesday, June 15, and watch all of Nintendo's announcements as they happen.

You're also invited to check out the latest addition to the "Big Name Games" section of theWarioWare™: D.I.Y. series, which features downloadable microgames from some of the industry's most talented figures. This week, the team at EnjoyUp Games takes the spotlight with a new Chronos Twins microgame. New "Big Name Games" will be added every Monday through July 26, all available to download for zero Nintendo DSi Points™ to anyone with broadband Internet access and a copy of either WarioWare: D.I.Y. for the Nintendo DS™ family of systems or WarioWare: D.I.Y. Showcase software for the WiiWare service. Visit the Nintendo Channel on your Wii™ system today to learn more about these games.

Nintendo DSiWare

A Kappa's Trail
Publisher: Nintendo
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) – Comic Mischief
Price: 500 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: Step into the world of a kappa, a mythical river spirit famous in Japanese folklore, as he tries to make his way to the human world. In addition to the challenging main game, you'll find three different minigames to further improve your kappa-related skills. You'll start your journey in Kappa Cove, a good place to go exploring, practice getting around and munch on a few fish. The intuitive controls are all handled with the stylus (draw a trail and the kappa will follow it), but the helpful Chumfish is more than willing to teach you the basics. Once you begin your path down the Kappa Trail, you'll encounter coins to collect, boulders to shatter and various mini-kappas that can help you in specific ways. Just be sure to avoid the Devil Hand. If you need a break, you can collect paintings or cassettes from the Chumfish Shack, count plates at a sushi restaurant or test your mettle in the treacherous Trial of Tiles. With its cute graphics and charming story, your time with the kappa will certainly be memorable. Who knows what you'll find as you make your way through A Kappa's Trail?

Telegraph Crosswords
Publisher: Sanuk Games
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: T (Teen) – Drug Reference, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes
Price: 500 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: Play crossword puzzles from the Telegraph like you've never played them before. Discover 500 puzzles of multiple types. You're in for many hours of game play. With its handy interface and intuitive controls, this game transfigures the classic pen-and-paper experience. Notable features include:
• A huge selection of quick puzzles, cryptic puzzles and general-knowledge puzzles.
• Registration of best times in the Hall of Fame.
• Interactive hints to prevent you from getting stuck.
• Auto-save function so you can stop and resume a puzzle at any time.

Flips: Silent But Deadly
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Players: 1
Price: 500 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: When Mr. Watts, the science teacher, turns up for class and tries to open his briefcase with his teeth, James, Alexander and Lenny realize he's not quite himself. The friends investigate and uncover a plot so dangerous that the life of every pupil and teacher is at risk. How will they foil the plot and restore Mr. Watts to normal? The new Flips range brings modern classics to the Nintendo DSiWare service. Readers can collect, solve, interact and learn as they progress through various stories and challenges.

Music on: Electronic Keyboard
Publisher: Abylight
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 200 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: Get creative and spend relaxing moments transforming your Nintendo DSi™ system into a complete electronic keyboard with a great variety of instruments and rhythms. This is the perfect way to have fun and impress your friends with your musical creations. Whether you're already an expert or just taking your first steps, Electronic Keyboard will help you capture your inspiration wherever you are. Features include:
• Automatic accompaniment function with chord recognition
• Up to eight user-definable chords
• Five different styles, each with four variations
• Independent drum, bass and chorus parts
• Six-octave keyboard (two visible)
• Pitch-bend function
• 16 instruments
• Integrated sequencer
• Metronome
• Recording and replay option

Publisher: Hudson Entertainment
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 200 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: Back in the 8-bit glory days, Hudson's own "Master Higgins" (a.k.a. Takahashi Meijin) made a splash in the gaming world with his astonishing trigger-finger speed of 16 shots per second. Can you break the Master's record? A graph analysis feature breaks down your stats and indicates your weak spots. Use it effectively to improve your trigger-finger performance. If you get a high score, you can leave a customized signature using the touch screen. Get your family and friends to compete for some serious rapid-fire fun.


Bejeweled 2
Publisher: PopCap Games, Inc.
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 1,000 Wii Points™
Description: Get set to play the world's No. 1 puzzle game, now available for the Wii console. Match sparkling gems three at a time to make them burst in showers of color and points. Match four or more to create flashy power gems that boost your score and your mood with brilliant cascades and combos. Soar to gem-matching heights in Classic mode, or speed through matches against the clock in Action mode. For even more dazzling fun, bump up your brain waves with multi-faceted Puzzles, or enter the Zen state of Endless play. Every match is high-carat fun!

Arcade Sports™
Publisher: Icon Games Entertainment
Players: 1-2
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 800 Wii Points
Description: Arcade Sports consists of a selection of four full-featured arcade sports games including Air Hockey, Bowling, Pool and Snooker. The following modes are available:
• PRACTICE: This mode allows you to play a practice game and brush up on your skills.
• VERSUS MATCH: Play a one-on-one "friendly" match versus any of the game opponents in any game type.
• SEASON MODE: Season Mode is a series of linked tournaments with 10 tournaments of mixed game types. The objective is to make it to the top of the rankings. Play through each event in turn. After each one, you'll be awarded a world ranking position and achievement rewards.
• MULTIPLAYER: Arcade Sports allows up to two players to compete head-to-head in a versus match on one Wii console.

Yard Sale Hidden Treasures: Sunnyville
Publisher: Konami Digital Entertainment
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E10+ (Everyone 10 and Older) – Alcohol and Tobacco Reference, Mild Blood, Mild Suggestive Themes
Price: 500 Wii Points
Description: Welcome to the town of Sunnyville! Search local yard sales on your mission to find hidden treasures and objects. Use your fantastic finds to decorate your dream home in a competition to win the illustrious "Superstar Homes Magazine Contest!" Beat the clock or play at your own pace, searching for hundreds of items hidden in fun locales. Enjoy nonstop challenges in this expansive seek-and-find game.

Virtual Console™

Shadow of the Ninja™
Original platform: NES™
Publisher: Natsume Inc.
Players: 1-2
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) – Fantasy Violence
Price: 500 Wii Points
Description: Get ready for furious side-scrolling, platforming ninja action. The mad emperor, Garuda, has the city trapped in his diabolical claws. Only two brave ninja warriors dare to stand against him. They move as silently as shadows in the snow, swift and graceful as the wind, and strike with the explosive fury of razor-clawed tigers. Playing solo or cooperatively with a friend, you'll slice, bomb and shuriken your way through Garuda's army of vicious soldiers, agile ninjas and monstrous robots. Use your ninja skills to hang from moving platforms, leap over lethal pitfalls and dodge diabolical traps. Collect deadly power-ups to give yourself an edge against the overwhelming odds. It'll take all of your platforming prowess to navigate the game's 13 intense levels and bring some old-fashioned ninja justice to Garuda.

Nintendo adds new titles to the Nintendo DSi Shop and the Wii Shop Channel at 9 a.m. Pacific time on Mondays. Users with broadband Internet access can redeem Wii Points or Nintendo DSi Points to download the games. Wii Points can be purchased in the Wii Shop Channel. Nintendo DSi Points can be purchased in the Nintendo DSi Shop. A Nintendo Points Card™ can be purchased at retail locations. All points from one Nintendo Points Card must be redeemed in either the Nintendo DSi Shop or the Wii Shop Channel. They are not transferable and cannot be divided between the two systems.

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Activision Announce Up Coming Games Will Feature Music From Popular Artists

Activision have announced that upcoming games, Call of Duty: Black Ops, DJ Hero 2, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock and True Crime: Hong Kong, will feature music from popular and successful artists including Usher, Eminem, Soundgarden, Pharrell Williams, and David Guetta.

David Guetta and Deadmau5 will feature in DJ Hero 2, whilst Soundgarden will debut an unreleased song, Black Rain, on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. Guitar Hero: Warriors Of Rock will also feature Jane's Addiction's "Been Caught Stealing," A Perfect Circle's "The Outsider," Black Sabbath's "Children Of The Grave," and Megadeth's "Sudden Death."

Pharrell Williams will feature in True Crime: Hong Kong with a blend of pop, hip hop and soul in the games soundtrack. Rhea will also feature on the True Crime: Hong Kong soundtrack. Call of Duty: Black Ops will feature a new track from Eminem's upcoming Recovery album.

Press Release

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced today that its highly anticipated games Call of Duty(R): Black Ops(TM), DJ Hero(R) 2, Guitar Hero(R): Warriors of Rock and True Crime(R): Hong Kong will feature music from some of the most popular and successful recording artists including Grammy(R) Award winners Usher, Eminem, Soundgarden, Pharrell Williams, David Guetta and other world-renowned musical talents.

"Activision's fall titles are set to give gamers an unparalleled musical experience," said Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard. "We have assembled an exceptionally talented roster of artists, many of whom have created exclusive or originally recorded tracks for our games. We are sure our titles will offer a variety of tracks that will appeal to our wide consumer base and delight the most passionate music and gaming fans."

Players will party together this fall, firing up two turntables and a microphone in DJ Hero 2, the follow-up to the #1 new videogame IP of 2009. Picking up where the award-winning DJ Hero(R) soundtrack left off, DJ Hero 2 spins together the hottest tracks blazing up the charts and legendary club anthems from the biggest artists in pop, dance and hip hop including R&B superstar Usher's chart-topping hit "OMG," with a current audience reach of over 160 million, which will be involved in an upcoming DJ Hero 2 project. The game will feature a host of new world-class DJ's, including an in-game appearance and hit music from Grammy Award winning artist and multi-platform producer David Guetta. He joins progressive house producer Deadmau5 who delivered some of his hot new tracks and will also be an in-game playable character. Z-Trip spins his encore as part of the DJ Hero crew, having consulted on the game's development and is delivering two exclusive new mixes.

Recently reunited rock heavyweights Soundgarden will debut an unreleased song, "Black Rain," exclusively on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, which allows gamers to embark on an epic rock journey to save rock n' roll. With a set list of shred-worthy hits including Jane's Addiction's "Been Caught Stealing," A Perfect Circle's "The Outsider," Black Sabbath's "Children Of The Grave," and Megadeth's "Sudden Death," Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock offers a complete interactive and connected experience bringing friends and foes to the stage in the ultimate rock music experience.

Grammy Award winning recording artist, producer and musician Pharrell Williams brings his unique blend of pop, hip hop and soul to headline the soundtrack for True Crime: Hong Kongthe company's forthcoming open-world/action game. Also on the soundtrack is up and coming R&B, pop and jazz singer Rhea who frequently collaborates with Williams and has performed with N.E.R.D. With orders to "do whatever it takes to become one of them," players assume the role of undercover detective Wei Shen as he engages in visceral, fast paced martial arts combat, explosive gunfights, high-octane action driving and acrobatic free-running chase sequences in order to infiltrate and bring down one of Hong Kong's most notorious Triad organizations. In order to survive, Wei must think like them, fight like them, and even kill like them.

On November 9, 2010, the newest installment in the biggest action series of all-time and the year's most anticipated title, Call of Duty: Black Ops, will insert players behind enemy lines during the most dangerous time period mankind has ever known. An epic single player campaign filled with heart-racing action, Call of Duty: Black Ops puts players in the boots of elite special forces units engaged in covert warfare, deniable operations, and explosive conflicts around the globe. The title features an edgy new track from Eminem's upcoming album "Recovery" scheduled for release June 21st.

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THQ Announec de Blob 2: The Underground is Coming To The Wii, DS, Xbox 360, and PS3 In Spring 2011

THQ Have announced de Blob 2: The Underground is coming out in Spring 2011 on the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii, and Nintendo DS. This is the first time that a de Blob game will be available on another platform other than a Wii.

In de Blob 2: The Underground, Comrade Black has returned and he has restarted his war on colour. he tries to takes control of Prisma City, but de Blob returns to restore colour and bring life back to the city. de Blob has a new robot sidekick called Pinky who will help blast enemies and disable traps.

The Nintendo DS version of de Blob 2: The Underground has a different story. here, Dr. Von Blot has been working in a underground research facility, continuing his research on Mutated Ink. de Blob is captured, as he enjoys a day off in the Jungle, by the Dr. in the game, you have to work your way through a 2D side scrolling world and defeat Dr. Von Blot.

Press Release

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. – June 14, 2010 – THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced that de Blob® 2: The Underground™, the sequel to the award-winning 2008 sensation, will debut on high definition consoles and in 3D for the first time ever in Spring 2011 and is set to deliver a fun-filled, creative gameplay experience for players of all ages. de Blob 2: The Underground features new moves, more friends, free-form painting activities, and is currently in development for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Wii™ and Nintendo DS™.

“We are thrilled to expand the world of de Blob into high definition and 3D gaming with an entertaining and immersive experience that brings back the adventures of the fun-loving, free-spirited hero,” said Danny Bilson, Executive Vice President, Core Games, THQ. “In addition to the release of de Blob 2: The Underground, THQ will extend the reach of its most colorful owned intellectual property with an upcoming Syfy partnership and de Blob-branded consumer products.”

About de Blob 2: The Underground
In de Blob 2: The Underground for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii, Comrade Black is back and so is his war on color. Disguised as Papa Blanc, Comrade Black rigs the city’s election in order to win and take control of Prisma City with his brainwashing new cult. That is, until de Blob bounces back in full color-spreading force with his revolution to restore color and life back to the city and its residents. In the colorful sequel, de Blob will paint his way through the enormous and pollution-filled Prisma City accompanied by a fantastic new interactive soundtrack and an arsenal of new tricks to confound his enemies. Joining de Blob will be a new robot sidekick, named Pinky, who will help him blast enemies, disable traps, and negotiate the challenging levels of Prisma City. The game will also present players with new side quests, which allow players to upgrade de Blob’s abilities. de Blob 2: The Underground will feature an in-depth single-player campaign with all-new power-ups and challenges, as well as multiplayer modes that support co-operative and competitive play.

In de Blob 2: The Underground for Nintendo DS, The war for Chroma City is over and Comrade Black and his forces are long gone. Peace has been restored and de Blob has returned to lazy days basking in the jungle sun. Meanwhile, in an underground facility deep in the jungle, Dr. Von Blot has been continuing his research on a new type of Mutated Ink. Unaware of Comrade Black’s demise, Dr. Von Blot has been studiously carrying out his experiments on unsuspecting creatures. de Blob goes for a bounce around the jungle one day when he mistakenly stumbles across the underground facility and Dr. Von Blot captures his final test subject. In the game, players will take de Blob through areas of 2D side-scrolling gameplay that will introduce a variety of new moves for the humorous and mischievous hero, such as Wall Jumps, Slingshots and a Sticky Mode for performing gravity-defying moves and smashing through enemies. The game will also introduce new friends and enemies and will immerse players in a rich, story-driven environment.

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EA Have Released A New Developer Interview For FIFA 11

EA Have released a new developer interview for FIFA 11. the main focus on this video is to show off the games Personality +. no in-game footage is used, instead the devs use testbed video from the game to show the differences between a good and bad striker or defender. for example, they show how a good striker is able to shoot in the top left corner of a goal more times than not, the opposite of the poor striker. The use of testbed video clearly shows the differences between the two players.

EA Have Released A Devloper Interview For NBA Elite 11

EA have released a new developer interview for the upcoming NBA 11 Elite. this video focuses mainly on the issues with the previous game, NBA 10, and using in-game footage to show examples of them. the team then use in-game footage from NBA Elite 11 to show what they have done to improve the game. the main mechanic they show that's improved is how the player is controlled and how things like Shooting revolve more around the players skill.

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  • Tomonobu Itagaki announces his new game is called Devils Third, its coming to PS3 and Xbox 360
  • QTE Blog: Sony And Guerrilla Game Release A Killzone 3 Gameplay Trailer
  • PC: Rockstar have confirmed there are no current plans to release Red Dead Redemption on PC's
  • PS3: The Playstation Move patents have been found and show rough internals of the device
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released A New Madden NFL 11 Developer Interview Focusing On The Games Gameplay
  • QTE Blog: New Pokémon Black And Pokémon White Rumors Emerge As Does A Map Of Isshu
  • A Study reports the free-to-play market will generate revenues of $7 Billion, more than double than what it currently is
  • Valve confirm their E3 event is cancelled, say any announcements and games will be on E3 floor
  • QTE Blog: EA Announce FIFA 2010 World Cup South Africa Players Set New World Record
  • QTE Blog: Sony Online Entertainment Officially Reveal TerRover From Creat Studios
  • PS3: Tales of Monkey Island, entire season 1, is coming to the PS3 next week. it'll be $20 until end of june
  • its reported that Patrice Désilets has left Ubisoft and Assassin's Creed, taking a creative break.
  • QTE Blog: Sony Online Entertainment Have Released New Screenshots For Poison Ivy In DC Universe Online
  • QTE Blog: Paramount And Sony Announce Days of Thunder: NASCAR Edition Is Exclusively Coming To Playstation 3
  • Take-Two Interactive and 3D Realms have dismissed their lawsuits against each other, paying their own legal fees
  • The guy behind the PS4 viral ads comes forward, done them for his University class. first ad cost $20, second $500
  • QTE Blog: D3 @ E3 2010 - Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction - Trailer, Screenshots,Character Art, Boxart, And...
  • QTE Blog: D3 @ E3 2010 - Family Party: Fitness Fun - Trailer, Screenshots, Boxart, And Fact Sheet
  • Wii: a online retailer has a listing for Pac-Man 30th party on the Wii
  • Need For Speed Hot Pursuit revealed during a walkthrough of the EA E3 Booth
  • QTE Blog: D3 @ E3 2010 - Puzzle Quest II DS - Screenshots, Boxart, Trailer, And Fact Sheet
  • QTE Blog: D3 @ E3 2010 - Puzzle Quest II XBLA- Screenshots, Character Art, Boxart, Trailer, And Fact Sheet
  • A Linkdin job profile lists a unannounced 3rd Person Action/Combat game, Heavenly Sword 2 speculated
  • QTE Blog: E3 2010 Predictions
  • PS3: inFamous 2 is set for a 2011 release. Cole has been redesigned to make him more sympathetic
  • QTE Blog: Sony Have Released A New Trailer For Gran Turismo 5
  • 360: Cirque de Soleil details emerge, 45 minute display with 80 performers and a 9ft elephant.starts today 7pm PST/3amBST
  • Tetsuya Mizuguchi, Rez and Lumines creator, announces Q Entertainment revealing new game at E3 on Monday
  • QTE Blog: Lucas Arts Have Released A new Trailer For Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II
  • Official Sony site teases Hardware and Software announcements at E3
  • 3DS: Its reported that level 5's Time Travellers will get a western reveal at E3, its expected to be a 3DS title
  • QTE Blog: 2K Have Released A E3 Trailer For XCOM
  • PS3: a 30 minute video has been released showing Playstation Move games, Sports Champions and Move Party, in German
  • QTE Blog: Ubisoft Have Released The Debut Trailer For Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
  • QTE Blog: Sony And Best Buy Announce You Can Play With The Playstation Move In Los Angeles On 15th June
  • QTE Blog: DrinkBox And Sony Announce Tales From Space: About a Blob is Coming To The PSN This Year
  • QTE Blog: What Have You Played This Week?
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  • 360: rumoured picture of 360 Slim emerges, looks like Modded PC case, 250GB HDD, Built in Wifi. Natal called Kinect
  • 360: USA Today announces Natal's called Kinect + games Kinectimals,Joyride,Kinect Sports,Kinect Adventures,Dance Central,