Thursday, April 7, 2011

Namco Bandai Have Released New Screenshots And A Trailer For Galaga Legions DX

Namco Bandai have released new screenshots and a trailer for Galaga Legions DX. both are in-game, with the trailer focuses on the intense action. Galaga Legions DX is set to come out on both PSN and XBLA this year. it has 6 more and 60 game levels, there is also a classic mode that controls similar to the original game.

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Timegate Have Released A Behind The Scenes Look At Section 8: Prejudice And Reveal Release Dates

Timegate Studios have announced Section 8: Prejudice comes to XBLA on 20th April for $15. a online release via Steam other other online distributors is on 4th May, whilst a PS3 release is set for Summer 2011. Timegate have also released 2 behind the scenes videos for Section 8: Prejudice. the first video focuses on Game Design whilst the second is on Story.

Press Release

Sugar Land, TX - (April 6, 2011) TimeGate Studios announced release dates and loyalty rewards for Section 8: Prejudice, the year’s most robust $15 downloadable shooter. The game rolls out to Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft on April 20, 2011; comes to Windows PC via online distributors, including Steam and Games for Windows Marketplace, on May 4, 2011; and hits the PlayStation®Network in Summer 2011.

Section 8: Prejudice features:
- Mobilize by Drop Spawning from 15,000 feet, use Jet Packs to evade enemies, and ram opponents in Overdrive
- Campaign mode: 5-hour story-driven single-player campaign
- Conquest mode: Large-scale multiplayer for up 32 players
- Swarm mode: Four player co-op mode where shooter gameplay meets tower defense
- Offline bot support for all game modes
- Highly customizable weapon and equipment loadouts; deep level progression and unlockable content systems
- Dynamic Combat Missions: ensure no two multiplayer games ever play the same
- Dedicated Servers for all platforms, robust Stats Portal and Clan Management tools
- All of this for only $15 / 1200 Microsoft points – straight to your hard drive!

TimeGate also unveiled a loyalty rewards program for its dedicated Section 8 fans. TimeGate will unlock Section 8: Prejudice equipment upgrades for players of the original Section 8, based on the Level they attained as of April 20th, 2011. Anyone who played the original Section 8 will instantly unlock Aegis Armor and the Reactive Plating upgrade, while those who reached Level 25 will additionally unlock the Ablative Plating upgrade. The very dedicated players who attained Level 50 will also get the Explosives Amplifier upgrade. Provided players have not changed their Microsoft Gamertag or PlayStation®Network ID, the upgrades will be unlocked automatically.

“As the release of Prejudice quickly approaches, we’re really excited to unveil loyalty rewards for players of the original Section 8. We think the very attractive $15 price point of Prejudice will introduce the franchise to a ton of new fans,” said Adel Chaveleh, President and CEO of TimeGate Studios. “Xbox LIVE Arcade is the perfect platform on which to debut our large-scale launch. With a little extra time on the PC and PlayStation®Network launches, we will be able to ensure that gamers get the best possible experience and a solid launch on each and every platform.”

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About TimeGate Studios
TimeGate Studios Inc. ( is a world-class independent entertainment company specializing in redefining video game genres. The company is dedicated to bringing next-generation, cutting-edge gaming experiences to multiple platforms. Located in Sugar Land, TX, the company has scored major successes on all major platforms since its founding in 1998. TimeGate distributes its original IP games at retail, through digital download services and via TimeGate’s online storefront.

© 2011 TimeGate Studios, Inc. “Section 8”, “Prejudice”, and “TimeGate” are copyrights and trademarks of TimeGate Studios, Inc. in the United States and elsewhere. All rights reserved.

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Rockstar Have Released A New Trailer For L.A. Noire

Rockstar have released a new trailer for L.A. Noire. this trailer is made from using in-game action. several characters are shown in this trailer, as are hints of some of the crimes you'll be investigating.

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THQ Announce UFC Personal Trainer For The Wii, PS3, And Xbox 360

 THQ and Zuffa announce UFC Personal Trainer for the Playstation 3, Xbox 360, And Wii. The Xbox 360 version will use Kinect and have exclusive features, the Playstation 3 version will use Playstation Move. UFC Personal Trainer is coming out in June on all 3 platforms.

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The game will feature over 70 MMA and NASM approved exercises, with moves from Wrestling, Kickboxing, and Muay Thai. 51 exercises will target specific muscles groups, whilst 12 other exercises are included to help personalise routines.


Press Release


UFC Personal Trainer: The Ultimate Fitness System in development on Kinect for Xbox 360, PlayStation Move for PS3 and Wii
UFC videogame portfolio set to expand with development of unparalleled interactive fitness experience using mixed martial arts exercises

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. - April 7, 2011 - THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) and Zuffa, LLC today announced the latest edition to the expanding UFC® videogame portfolio with UFC Personal Trainer: The Ultimate Fitness System. Designed by the National Academy of Sports Medicine® (NASM®) with support from leading mixed martial arts (MMA) training experts Mark DellaGrotte, Greg Jackson and Javier Mendez, who have worked with renowned UFC fighters such as current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones, current UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir, the fitness routines and full programs included in UFC Personal Trainer will deliver a challenging and motivating UFC fitness experience that includes the best and most effective exercises utilized by today’s renowned UFC fighters. UFC Personal Trainer is currently in development on Kinect™ for Xbox 360®, with content exclusive to Kinect for Xbox 360, voice command navigation and a full-body tracking system, to bring forth an innovative and intense workout complete with immediate feedback on form and technique. In addition, UFC Personal Trainer is in development for PlayStation®Move for PS3 ™ and Nintendo’s Wii™ system, with a scheduled release date of June 2011 for all three platforms.

“UFC Personal Trainer delivers an authentic UFC fitness experience that is both fun and challenging while providing an intense workout,” said Danny Bilson, Executive Vice President, Core Games, THQ. “With the help of NASM and its Optimum Performance Training™ model, as well as the expertise of renowned MMA trainers Mark DellaGrotte, Greg Jackson and Javier Mendez, we are developing an original, high impact product that will help people around the world set and achieve their personal fitness goals.”

“We are excited to join forces with THQ on the development of UFC Personal Trainer,” said UFC President Dana White. “We want to give fans the opportunity to train like their favorite UFC athletes, and this product will enable people around the world to learn and utilize exercises to get real results.”

About UFC Personal Trainer
Designed by NASM with support from leading mixed martial arts (MMA) training experts Mark DellaGrotte, Greg Jackson and Javier Mendez, the fitness routines and full programs included in UFC Personal Trainer will deliver a challenging and motivating UFC fitness experience that includes the best and most effective exercises utilized by today’s renowned UFC fighters. DellaGrotte, Jackson and Mendez currently operate three of the most prominent MMA training facilities in the world and have significantly contributed to the success of many elite UFC fighters, including current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones, current UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir.

Users will learn over 70 MMA and NASM-approved exercises, including moves from disciplines such as wrestling, kickboxing and Muay Thai, that are designed to improve strength, endurance and conditioning through use in a variety of routines. All 51 routines, along with nine exclusive bonus routines on Kinect for Xbox 360, will be specialized to target specific muscle groups, as well as factor individual skill levels and fitness goals. In addition, users may focus on specific fitness objectives by building personalized routines with up to 12 different exercises. Each of the custom routines can be modified to increase or decrease intensity of the product’s pre-set pace, enabling users to fully maximize their training experiences based on individual preferences. Across the training experience, users will punch and kick virtual authentic MMA training gear, with Kinect for Xbox 360 users having access to exclusive branded equipment.

In Ultimate Training Mode, users will hit the mitts against a variety of popular UFC personalities, including Kinect for Xbox 360 exclusive fighters Dan Hardy, Frank Mir, Diego Sanchez and Kenny Florian, in a variety of challenging rhythm and timing-based agility drills that utilize punching and kicking sequences. They will unlock a variety of different drills to earn rewards, each with increasing difficulty, as well as have the ability to compete against friends and issue challenges in a multiplayer environment.

UFC Personal Trainer will provide additional guidance and encouragement throughout the fitness journey by enabling users to select a goal and work with DellaGrotte, Jackson or Mendez for personalized instruction. They will learn MMA-inspired exercises, as well as authentic training techniques and healthy lifestyle choices through a comprehensive fitness experience. In addition, users looking for a dedicated program system focused on losing weight, building strength or improving performance may take advantage of either a 30 or 60-day program that best fits their needs. UFC Personal Trainer also includes an interactive journal that will enable users to view a comprehensive calendar of their specific routines and time management while tracking progress and receiving recommendations to help meet their desired results.

For more information on UFC Personal Trainer, please visit, and

Ultimate Fighting Championship® -
Owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, and headquartered in Las Vegas, Nev., UFC® produces over 12 UFC live Pay-Per-View events annually and 30 live arena events around the world. UFC programming is distributed in the United States on Viacom, Inc.’s Spike TV and on Comcast, Inc.’s VERSUS network. UFC content is distributed commercially through Joe Hand Promotions in the U.S. and Canadastar in Canada. Globally, UFC programming is broadcast in over 145 countries and territories, reaching 354 million homes worldwide, in 19 different languages. Ancillary businesses now include with over 5 million unique visitors per month, the best-selling UFC “Undisputed” videogame franchise distributed by THQ, UFC Gym™, UFC Fight Club affinity program, UFC Fan Expo™ festivals, branded apparel, trading cards, articulated action figures and other media including best-selling DVDs and a U.S. bimonthly magazine.

About THQ Inc.
THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) is a leading worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software. The company develops its products for all popular game systems, personal computers and wireless devices. Headquartered in Los Angeles County, California, THQ sells product through its global network of offices located throughout North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. More information about THQ and its products may be found at THQ and the THQ logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of THQ Inc.

About NASM
Since 1987, the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) has been a global leader in providing evidence-based certifications and advanced credentials to health and fitness professionals. In addition to its NCCA-accredited fitness Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) certification, NASM offers a progressive career track with access to Advanced Specializations, Continuing Education courses, and accredited Bachelor and Master Degree programs. The NASM educational continuum is designed to help today’s health and fitness professional enhance their career while empowering their clients to live healthier lives. To learn more, visit: or call 1.800.460.NASM (6276).

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Ubisoft Announce Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Trilogy HD For The PS3

Ubisoft have announced Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Trilogy HD for the PS3. the games included in this collection are Splinter Cell, Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow, and Splinter Cell Chaos Theory. each of the games will have HD graphics, Stereoscopic 3D Support, and Trophies.


Source: USA Playstation Blog

Deep Silver Have Released A New Trailer For Duke Nukem: Critical Mass

Deep Silver have released a new trailer for Duke Nukem: Critical Mass. this is for the Nintendo DS version of the game, currently in development at Apogee. Duke Nukem: Critical Mass is set to come out on both PSP and DS tomorrow.

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This Weeks USA PSP Digital Comic Store Update

Sony's USA Blog has detailed the Digital Comics that came out on the PSP's Digital Comics Store

2000AD Prog #1721 - 2000AD
Azure #6 - DC Comics
Batman Beyond Vol.2 #8 - DC Comics
Batman Beyond Vol. 4 #4 - DC Comics
Batman Black & White #4 - DC Comics
Celadore #3 - DC Comics
DC Universe Online Legends #5 - DC Comics
Doctor Who: Volume 2 #2-3 - IDW Publishing
Ex Machina #38 - DC Comics
Fables #53 - DC Comics
Hack/Slash #10-11 - Devil’s Due Digital
Infestation: G.I. Joe #1 - IDW Publishing
Infestation: Ghostbusters #1 - IDW Publishing
JLA #45 - DC Comics
Legends of the DC Universe #11 - DC Comics
Powers (2004) #28-30 - Icon
Pray for Death #3 - DC Comics
Resident Evil Vol.2 #1-3 - DC Comics
Return to Labyrinth #11 - TOKYOPOP
Runaways (2005) #1-6 - Marvel
Sandman #29 - DC Comics
Star Trek #4 - Devil’s Due Digital
Superman/Batman #56 - DC Comics
Tales from the Clockwork Empire #1 - Markosia
Telara Chronicles #4 - DC Comics
Tomorrow Stories #6 - DC Comics
Top 10 #6 - DC Comics
Transformers #17 - IDW Publishing
Undertown #14 - TOKYOPOP
Van Von Hunter #12 - TOKYOPOP
Voltron: Defender of the Universe #0-5 - Devil’s Due Digital
Wonder Woman Vol. 3 #28 - DC Comics
X-Factor (2005) #4 - Marvel
Y: The Last Man #35 - DC Comics

Source: USA Playstation Blog

Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Wednesday 6th April

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The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Wednesday 6th April

  • QTE Blog: The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Tuesday 5th April
  • QTE Blog: Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Tuesday 5th April
  • 3DS: The Sun now claims the 3DS is the most returned console ever, "Doctor" says no prolonged play or risk health
  • 3DS: Several retailers dismiss reports they said 3DS returns were high, GAME say less than 5 returned claiming headaches
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Have Released A Vide Celebrating The Past 15 Years Of Resident Evil And Showing Its Future
  • A Picture has emerged that's rumoured to be from Assassin's Creed III, shows game is set in 1789 France
  • Websites for Sonic Generations found, speculated to be a game/collection celebrating 20 years of Sonic The Hedgehog
  • Famitsu reports Capcom will show off 6 games during its Captivate event this week, with one expected to be a new game
  • QTE Blog: Konami Announce They Are Launching A Metal Gear Solid Peace Walker Clothing Line
  • QTE Blog: Sony Online Entertainment Have Released A New Magic The Gathering Tactics Trailer Showing Planewalkers
  • Wii: Nintendo USA have registered a Web Domain for The Last Story, bringing hopes the Japan only RPG may come to the west
  • Webos: picture emerges of keyboard less webOS phone, looks bigger than Pre 3, front facing camera. Pre 3 shown on Verizon
  • QTE Blog: PopCap Announce The Soundtracks Bejeweled 2 and Bejeweled 3 Are Out Now
  • QTE Blog: Namco Bandai Have Released A New Inversion Trailer Called "First Impression"
  • Sony Online Entertainment's John Smedley says Free Realms could be around for 5/6 years and have over 100 Million users
  • PSP2: Sony Online Entertainments John Smedley thinks the PSP2 is perfect for MMO's
  • Wii: Patent found for the "Wii Light". it plugs into Wii, has LEDS, when used with shooter, it glows red when hit
  • QTE Blog: Zero Punctuation - Pok√©mon White
  • QTE Blog: This Weeks UK PSP Digital Comic Store Update
  • QTE Blog: PopCap Reveal New Small Games Label 4th & Battery And Their First Game Unpleasent Horse
  • QTE Blog: Sony Online Entertainment Detail The Heads Of Tales DC Universe Online Update
  • There are continued reports of issues connecting to the PSN. Sony say they are working to restore and maintain services
  • the first episode from the live action Mortal Kombat web series will go live on 12th April via Machinima at 4PM PST
  • 360: Concept art for Kameo 2 has been leaked. dated 2008, art shows a more realistic work for a game that never came out
  • QTE Blog: Sega Have Released A New Virtua Tennis 4 Trailer Showing The Games World Tour Mode
  • QTE Blog: 505 Games And HB Studios Announce Rugby World Cup 2011 For Playstation 3 And Xbox 360