Friday, June 25, 2010

Sony Announce Fat Princess Patch 1.06 And DLC Is Coming Out On 29th June

Sony have announced that on 29th June, Fat Princess is getting DLC and a game update. the Fat Rolls DLC brings Pirates, Ninjas, and Giants to the game. Pirates are able to call on a cannon ball attack, whilst ninja's can hide in shadows and sneak through doors, and Giants cause earthquakes and can eat enemies to gain health.

The 1.06 update to the game brings 4 player, same console, co-op to the game. on top of 4 player co-op, you will be able to spawn at outposts. clan tags have also been added to the game as well as the ability to password protect your games.

This Weeks UK WiiWare, DSiWare, And Virtual Console Releases

Nintendo UK have revealed the games coming out today on WiiWare and DSiWare. there are no Virtual console games released this week, but there are still 8 games released, 3 on WiiWare and 5 on DSiWare. i have included screenshots for the games i have them, but Nintendo have included a video of all the games in action at the link below.


The Tales of Bearsworth Manor - Chaotic Conflicts

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From Nintendo UK

Namco Bandai Have Released A Developer Interview Video For Dragon Ball Origins 2

Namco Bandai have released part 1 of a developer interview video for Dragon Ball Origins 2. this video features Kensuke Nakahara, the games Director, and Yoshiri Okamoto the games Executive producer. in this video, they talk about mostly about the technical achievements of the game, putting across how much they tried to push the DS to its limits, not only in terms of graphics, but also their use of multiplayer. They also talk about the games characters and setting, revealing that the Red Ribbon Dragon Ball saga was really popular in Japan. they also reveal that you can play many characters in the game, and that each of them have their own fighting styles and that the games been balanced for each of them. one thing that's clear from this video is that they're enthusiastic about the game and what they've made.

EA Have Released A New Developer Diary For Need For Speed World

EA Have released a new developer diary for Need For Speed World. this diary focuses on the weapons and boosts in the game. the developers talk about some of the weapons, like Juggernaut, describing what they do whilst giving some tips on how they could be used. in-game footage of all the weapons and boosts are shown during this video.

Hit X: The News Recapping Podcast For Thursday 24th June

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Re-Cap of Yesterdays News (oldest to newest)

  • QTE Blog: Re-Cap of Yesterdays News (oldest to newest)
  • QTE Blog: Hit X: The News Recapping Podcast For Wednesday 23rd June
  • iPhone: there are reports that the iPhone 4 has an issue with connecting to an network when being held in your left hand
  • DS: Square Enix reveal Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded is a remake/upgrade of a Japanese mobile game, will have Lightning Cameo
  • PS3: its reported that PixleJunk Racers 2nd Lap is coming out 1st July in Japan for ¥500
  • EA Have trademarked "Alice: Madness Returns." speculation is its a sequel to American McGee's Alice
  • Mac: Counter-Strike source is out now for Mac for $6.80/ £4.76
  • QTE Blog: Namco Bandai Have Released New Screenshots And A Video Showing Levelling Up In Puzzle Quest II
  • The DS version of Ni no Kuni is still coming whilst the PS3 version will use Playstation Move
  • The ESRB have rated Crash Team Racing and Motor Toon Grand Prix as a PS1 Classic
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Announce The Zangief And Cammy Update For The iPhone Version Of Street Fighter IV Is Out Now
  • 360: Terminal Reality announce they're Patching Ghostbusters' Multiplayer + achievement bugs, set to come in fall
  • 360: Final Fantasy XIV is not coming to the 360 due to Xbox Live being a closed environment
  • QTE Blog: Sony Reveal Playstation Plus Pricing Plans For The UK, EU, Oceania, And Middle East
  • Final Fantasy XIV is still set to come out in 2010, simultaneously on both PC and PS3. the Beta is starting soon.
  • Wii: Marvel vs Capcom 3 producer, Ryota Niitsuma, suggests that a Wii version could come, depends on how PS3/360 sells
  • QTE Blog: Sony Detail The First Two Months Of Playstation Plus Rewards
  • QTE Blog: UK PSN Update 23/06/2010
  • 360: UK Retailers are saying that Kinect needs to be priced below £100 if it wants to appeal to the Mainstream
  • 360: Microsoft have said that pricing Kinect on their website at $149.99 is just a "Placeholder"
  • QTE Blog: Temco Koei Have Released New Screenshots And A Trailer For Fist Of The North Star: Kens Rage
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released A New Madden NFL 11 Developer Interview Focusing On Online Team Play
  • PS3: Final Fantasy VS XIII, you have a car you can drive in anywhere anytime, and the character can run to any location
  • Square Enix president Yoichi Wada says current 3D games are just "So-So", doesn't see Kinect much of a step ahead of Wii
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released A Behind The Scenes Video For Greenday Rockband
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released A New Madden NFL 11 Trailer
  • PS3: Valhalla Game Studios aim is Devils Third will have 3D Support
  • 3DS: Square Enix's Shinji Hashimoto says Final Fantasy V/VI Could come to 3DS, they'll see how the portable does
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released New Screenshots Of Co-Op Multiplayer In Deathspank
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released The Debut Trailer For Spare Parts
  • GameInformer said Final Fantasy VS XIII Was an "Ex-Exclusive". they respond saying its a mistake
  • Take-Two have said there aim is to release at least 1 new IP a year. a game may not be a hit, but a series could be
  • QTE Blog: Nintendo Have Released A Gameplay Video For Sin And Punishment 2
  • QTE Blog: Sony Online Entertainment Announce There Are Over 12 Million Registered Free Realms Users
  • PS3: OFLC has rated Shin Megami Tensei: Persona and Hexyz Force, Atlus is Publisher. Speculation they're coming via PSN
  • Its strongly rumoured one of the biggest videogame companies lobbied against a tax break for videogame creators in UK
  • PS3: Sony's Shuhei Yoshida confirms more PS2 HD Collections are coming, Santa Monica Studios had the idea initially
  • 360: Kinect is now playable in all 4 of Microsoft's stores in the USA