Saturday, September 25, 2010

Sony Online Entertainment Have Released A DC Universe Developer Commentary For The Recent Trailer

Sony Online Entertainment have released a new trailer for DC Universe. this video is a developer commentary, featuring Jim Lee And Blur Studio Director Tim Miller. In this video they talk about the backstory for the recent 6 minute DC Universe Online Trailer, titled Who Do You Trust, and what went into making the trailer. they also show the Who Do You Trust trailer again and talk about specific things, slowing it down and highlighting specific parts. they also talk about some of the original ideas for the trailer and what they changed.

D3Publisher Have Released New Screenshots For Both The Wii And DS Versions Of Despicable Me: The Game

D3Publisher have released new screenshots for both the Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS versions of Despicable Me: The Game. all the screenshots are in-game, with the DS screenshots showing the use of Minions and the different types of minions in the game. the Nintendo Wii screenshots mostly show Gru using different weapons and platforming.

Wii Screenshots

DS Screenshots

Namco Bandai Have Released A New Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Trailer

Namco Bandai have released a new trailer for Ace Combat: Assault Horizon. this trailer is mostly a gameplay trailer, showing you taking down a massive aircraft over London. the trailer does reveal that there are unlockable World War II aircaft in the game.

Hudson Have Released A New Trailer For Their Upcoming Kinect Game, Deca Sports Freedom

Hudson have released a new trailer for Deca Sports Freedom. Deca Sports Freedom is an upcoming Xbox 360 Kinect Game set to come out this Fall. There will be 10 playable games that will just Kinect, and they are:
  • Tennis
  • Boxing
  • Archery
  • Paintball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Dodge Ball
  • Kendo
  • Mogul Skiing
  • Snowboard Cross
  • Figure Skating
Deca Sports Freedom will use Avatars and feature online matches. i have included the original Press Release for this game as this is the first time i have covered this game. The Trailer for the game shows people playing it and some in-game action.

Press Release

San Mateo, Calif. – June 14, 2010 – Hudson Entertainment, the North and South American subsidiary of HUDSON SOFT, will give gamers a new sense of independence as it brings DECA SPORTS FREEDOM to KinectTM for Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft® in Fall 2010. The best-selling and award-winning franchise will offer 10 controller-free sporting events using the much anticipated new technology.

“Hudson is proud to present its first offering in the exciting new frontier of controller-free gaming,” said Dai Kudo, Director of Consumer Products at Hudson Entertainment. “Fans of previous DECA SPORTS games and newcomers to Kinect for Xbox 360 will be able to enjoy fun, controller-less gameplay that will make DECA SPORTS FREEDOM perfect for the whole family.”

DECA SPORTS FREEDOM will take sports gaming to the next level and to the XBox 360 console for the first time with 10 new sporting events designed especially for Kinect. Players will compete in Tennis, Boxing, Archery, Paintball, Beach Volleyball, Dodge Ball, Kendo, Mogul Skiing, Snowboard Cross and even Figure Skating. DECA SPORTS FREEDOM takes advantage of Kinect for Xbox 360’s advanced technology and allows gamers to compete controller-free against friends and family, and even online against “DECAthletes” around the world through Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network. Players’ movements are mirrored by their avatars, which appear in the game as the athletes. DECA SPORTS FREEDOM will deliver the experience of the original “Everybody Sports Game” with exciting next-generation gameplay.

For more information on DECA SPORTS FREEDOM, as well as other titles from Hudson Entertainment, please visit

THQ Have Released A New Trailer For Smackdown Vs Raw 2011 Detailing WWE Universe

THQ have released a new trailer for Smackdown Vs Raw 2011. In this video Dan Ryan, the games designer, details the games new WWE Universe feature. in the game, WWE Universe will keep track of all your stats, an example given is how the game tracks how often you beat a friend and how the game and changes the WWE world around that. WWE Universe changes the WWE world around your stats which can mean no two people may get the same experience. In WWE Universe there is a section called WWE World where you can customise many things, like move a wrestler from RAW to Smackdown, and create teams.

Sega Have Released A New Trailer For Sonic 4: Episode 1 Showing The Casino Level

Sega have released a new trailer for Sonic 4: Episode 1 showing the Casino Level. the trailer uses in-game footage to show that the Casino level still has some aspects from the original Casino level and also showing the new additions, like the cards.

Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Friday 24th September

This is all the news from Friday 24th September.

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The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Frtiday 24th September

  • QTE Blog: The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Thursday 23rd September
  • QTE Blog: Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Thursday 23rd September
  • Minis: iPhone game Shift is coming to Playstation Minis as Shift Extended. its expected this year
  • Wii: boxart for FlingSmash shows a new WiiMote called Wii Remote Plus. integrated Motion Plus speculated
  • PS3: Dead Space 2 Closed beta codes have been sent out to some PSN Users
  • PC: Codemasters say they are working with Steam to get F1 2010 released after the game failed to come out on Steam
  • Ninja Theory's Tameem Antoniades reveals they pitched a Unreal Engine Enslaved CG move to Hollywood, but no interest
  • QTE Blog: Temco Koei Have Released New Screenshots, Videos, And A Fact Sheet For Trinity Souls Of Zill O'll
  • Tetsuya Nomura reveals Kingdom Hearts 3D is set after Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded and officially the next game in the series
  • PS3: Another UK retailer, ShopTo, has a listing for Prince of Persia Trilogy HD, game out 26th November
  • QTE Blog: Temco Koei Have Released New Screenshots And A Fact Sheet For Warriors: Legends of Troy
  • Wii: Nintendo confirm Wii Remote Plus is real but won't comment further on it for now
  • JP Consoles, DSi 47.379, DSi LL 31.254, PSP 29.866, PS3 21.096, Wii 14.833, DS 7.137, 360 5.804, PS2 1.390, PSPgo 863
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Reveal Alternative Costumes For Super Street Fighter IV
  • EA Predict the PS3 will catch the Xbox 360, in terms of console sales.
  • QTE Blog: O-Games Reveal PDC World Championship Darts: Pro Tour For The Wii, PS3, And Xbox 360
  • QTE Blog: Microsoft Have Revealed The Boxart For Dance Central And Kinect Sports
  • QTE Blog: This Weeks UK WiiWare, DSiWare, And Virtual Console Releases
  • QTE Blog: Sony Online Entertainment Announce Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures Has 1 Million Registered Users
  • QTE Blog: Namco Bandai Reveal 2 Pre-Order Bonuses For Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2
  • QTE Blog: Curve Studios Have Released The First Trailer For Explodemon!
  • QTE Blog: SI Games Reveal Football Manger 2011 Has Youtube Video Uploading And Twitter Support
  • QTE Blog: FADE Reveal PSN Revenue For August Was $5.7M And Scott Pilgrim vs The World Was Top Selling Game
  • QTE Blog: Namco Bandai Have Released New Screenshots For Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow