Thursday, April 14, 2011

Eat Sleep Play Have Released A New Trailer For Twisted Metal

Eat Sleep Play have released a new trailer for their upcoming PS3 Twisted Metal game. this trailer is an extended cut of what has been previously released. like the first trailer, this confirms Twisted Metal is coming out on 4th October 2011. it also features in-game action of several characters and their vehicles. Eat Sleep Play have also revealed players who pre-order the game at participating retailers will get early access to Axel, pictured above.

Source: USA Playstation Blog

Lexis Numérique Have Released A New Trailer For Red Johnson’s Chronicles

Lexis Numérique have released the debut trailer for Red Johnson’s Chronicles. this trailer uses in-game action, and character interaction, to help explain your job and show examples on how you can do it.

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Nintendo Have Released New Screenshots And Character Art For The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D

Nintendo have released new screenshots and character art for The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D on the Nintendo 3DS.


Character Art

TimeGate Have Released A Launch Trailer For Section 8: Prejudice

TimeGate Studios have released a launch trailer for Section 8: Prejudice. this trailer shows in-game action, the games features are highlighted, and several high praise quotes are also included.

EA Announce Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Has Largest First Week Sales In Franchise History

EA have announced Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters has sold over 225,000 units in its first week on sale in the USA. this means Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters has had the largest first week sales in the USA than any other game in its series. the previous best selling was Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08 and PGA Tour 12 beat it by 17%.

Since its launch, over 7 Million games have been played on all courses. on consoles, fans have played 2,515 PGA Tour seasons have been played. over 184 Million golf shots have been taken, 1.5 Million Achievements and trophies have unlocked, and 12 million course mastery objectives have been completed.

Press Release

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Electronic Arts Inc., (NASDAQ:ERTS) announced today that Tiger Woods PGA TOUR generated its largest first week at retail in the franchise’s 14-year history (March 29 – April 5), primarily driven by Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters. Based on internal estimates, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters sold through approximately 225,000 units and outperformed previous week-one record sales (Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 08 in 2007) by 17 percent in North America. Furthermore, year over year, week one console digital revenue for the franchise is estimated to have increased over 200 percent. Additionally, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12 on iPhone® and iPad™ was the #1 top grossing sports game application on iTunes® the day it launched and throughout week one*.

“We expected fans to be excited about the Masters and for sales to be up significantly. We’re pleased that they are”
“We expected fans to be excited about the Masters and for sales to be up significantly. We’re pleased that they are,” said Peter Moore, President of EA SPORTS. “Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12: The Masters has earned rave reviews, and fans have played nearly two million rounds at Augusta National Golf Club during the first two weeks.”

Critics and fans have applauded the level of authenticity and realism of Augusta National Golf Club in the game, thanks to a new laser scanning technology that replicated the historic course to within six millimeters. said “each hole is rendered perfectly down to the last azalea and the course plays as tough as it looks on TV” and rated it 9.5 out of 10, while Golfweek stated, “the attention to detail and the new features make it tough to imagine it can get much better than here” and rated the game 9 out of 10.

Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters has reached a series of gameplay milestones since its launch on March 29, including:

More than 7 million games played on all courses.
On consoles, fans played the equivalent of 2,515 PGA TOUR seasons in online tournaments.

Over 184 million golf shots taken, 1.5 million achievements and trophies unlocked and 12 million course mastery objectives completed.

In addition to the opportunity to play Augusta National Golf Club, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters offers a series of enhanced and innovative features, including a completely revamped career mode, all-new caddie system, fresh broadcast presentation and the opportunity to relive each of Tiger’s four wins at the Masters in the “Tiger at the Masters” mode. Fans can play as or against more than 20 professional golfers, including new additions Zach Johnson (2007 Masters champion), Rickie Fowler (2010 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year) and Bubba Watson (2011 Farmers Insurance Open champion). In addition to Augusta National Golf Club and its Par 3 course, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters features 14 of the world’s most celebrated courses, including TPC Sawgrass, Royal Melbourne Golf Club (Australia), St. Andrews Links, and Pebble Beach Golf Links. Augusta National Golf Club, its Par 3 course and 19 courses are included in the Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12 Collector’s Edition, developed exclusively for PlayStation 3 while 25 courses are featured on the Wii.

Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters is developed in Orlando, Fla., by EA Tiburon and retails for $59.99 on Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system, the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and $49.99 on Wii™. Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12 Collector’s Edition, exclusive for PlayStation®3, is available for $69.99. Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12 is available for $6.99 on the iPhone and $9.99 on the iPad®. A FREE version of Tiger Woods PGA TOUR®12 is also available for the iPhone and iPod touch®. This version gives players full functionality to the “Closest to the Pin” Facebook Challenge, and also lets them play three holes on the famous TPC Sawgrass course.

* Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12 for iPhone and iPad does not include the Masters Tournament or Augusta National Golf Club.

For more information about Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters, visit or follow the game on Twitter at and Facebook 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 ELITE basketball, NCAA® Football, Fight Night boxing, EA SPORTS MMA, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® golf, and EA SPORTS Active.

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, EA SPORTS, EA SPORTS Active, EA Mobile, and POGO are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. John Madden, NFL, FIFA, NHL, NBA, NCAA, Tiger Woods, PGA TOUR, the Masters Tournament and Augusta National Golf Club are trademarks of their respective owners and used with permission. PlayStation is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Wii is a trademark of Nintendo. Xbox 360 is a trademark of the Microsoft group of companies. iPad is a trademark of Apple Inc. iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad are is a trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Zen Studios Announce Sorcerer’s Lair, A New Table For Zen Pinball On The PS3

Zen Studios have announced a new table is coming to Zen Pinball on the PS3. Sorcerer’s Lair is set to come out during the week of 25th April on the PSN and its the 7th DLC Table

Source: USA Playstation Blog

Blizzard Announce Tickets For Blizzcon 2011 Go On Sale On Saturday 21st May And Wednesday 25th May

Blizzard have detailed when tickets for BlizzCon 2011 go on sale. there are 2 batches, the first is Saturday 21st May. the second batch comes out on Wednesday 25th May. Blizzard have announced tickets to a pre BlizzCon dinner, in benefit on Children's Hospital of Orange County will go on sale Saturday 28th May. Tickets to the convention are priced at $175 each. tickets, around 200 of them, to the Dinner will cost $500 each.

Gamers around the world have an option to buy a BlizzCon virtual ticket for $39.99. The Virtual Ticket grants access to comprehensive live HD coverage from the show floor on each day of the convention, including exclusive interviews, demos, and more. Virtual Ticket coverage will be available to viewers globally as a multichannel Internet stream and also via Pay-per-View on DIRECTV in the United States.

Press Release

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. today announced that tickets for its sixth BlizzCon® gaming convention will go on sale in two batches on Saturday, May 21 and Wednesday, May 25. In addition, a limited number of tickets to an exclusive pre-BlizzCon dinner to benefit Children's Hospital of Orange County will go on sale Saturday, May 28.

BlizzCon is a celebration of the global communities surrounding Blizzard's Warcraft®, Diablo®, and StarCraft® game universes. The event once again offers players a valid reason to skip work on a Friday when it returns to the Anaheim Convention Center this year on October 21 and 22. Gamers around the world will also have the option to enjoy BlizzCon from the comfort of their own home by ordering a BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, which offers comprehensive live coverage of the event streaming online and also on DIRECTV in the United States.

"We love being able to meet directly with our players, and since BlizzCon is one of the rare opportunities we get to do that, we always pack as much information and entertainment as we can into the show," said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. "This year will be no different -- whether you're with us in Anaheim or joining from home, be prepared for two days of Blizzard gaming and good times with the most passionate community in the world."

In addition to serving as a mutual stomping ground for the different Blizzard communities, BlizzCon will feature an array of activities, including discussion panels, hands-on playtime with current and upcoming Blizzard Entertainment games, professional and casual tournaments, contests, and much more. Blizzard is looking forward to learning more about its own games from Red Shirt Guy if he can make it to the show again this year.

Tickets to the convention will be priced at $175 USD each and will be available for purchase from the official BlizzCon website ( in two separate batches on Saturday, May 21 at 10 a.m. Pacific time and Wednesday, May 25 at 7 p.m. Pacific time.

Tickets to the BlizzCon Benefit Dinner, which include admission to BlizzCon, will be priced at $500 USD each, with proceeds going to Children's Hospital of Orange County. Taking place the evening of Thursday, October 20, this exclusive event offers guests an opportunity to rub elbows and trade war stories with Blizzard game developers and other employees before the show. Approximately 200 tickets to the benefit dinner will be available for purchase beginning Saturday, May 28 at 10 a.m. Pacific time through

Gamers around the world will also have the option to purchase a BlizzCon Virtual Ticket priced at $39.99 USD (pricing may vary by region). The Virtual Ticket grants access to comprehensive live HD coverage from the show floor on each day of the convention, including exclusive interviews, demos, and more. Virtual Ticket coverage will be available to viewers globally as a multichannel Internet stream and also via Pay-per-View on DIRECTV in the United States. DIRECTV customers who order the televised event will receive the multichannel Internet stream at no extra charge, allowing them to watch in the format of their choice. Those who order the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket will also receive this year's BlizzCon-exclusive World of Warcraft® and StarCraft II in-game items (availability may vary by region), to be revealed at a later date. Limited streaming coverage of the BlizzCon opening ceremony and certain BlizzCon tournaments will be available via the Internet for free.
As BlizzCon draws closer, further details about the show, including ordering and programming information for the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, will be announced at

To keep pace with the continued growth of World of Warcraft as well as development on other Blizzard Entertainment games, the company is currently hiring for numerous open positions. More information on available career opportunities can be found at

About Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.
Best known for blockbuster hits including World of Warcraft® and the Warcraft®, StarCraft®, and Diablo® franchises, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. (, a division of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software renowned for creating some of the industry's most critically acclaimed games. Blizzard Entertainment's track record includes thirteen #1-selling games and multiple Game of the Year awards. The company's online-gaming service,®, is one of the largest in the world, with millions of active players.

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This Weeks USA PSP Digital Comic Store Update


Sony's USA Playstation Blog has detailed the comics that came out on the PSP Digital Comics store in the USA.

2000AD Prog #1722 – 2000AD
Batman Beyond Vol.2 #9 – DC Comics
Battle Bears #1 – Devil’s Due Digital
Bayou #14 – DC Comics
Black Harvest #1-6 – Devil’s Due Digital
Charmed #3 – Zenescope
Doctor Who: A Fairytale Life #1 – IDW Publishing
Doctor Who: The Forgotten #1-6 – IDW Publishing
Ex Machina #39 – DC Comics
Fables #54 – DC Comics
God of War #6 – DC Comics
Grimm Fairy Tales #8 – Zenescope
Hack/Slash #12-13 – Devil’s Due Digital
The Incredible Hulk (2008) #600 – Marvel
inFAMOUS #3 – DC Comics
Infestation: G.I. Joe #2 - IDW Publishing
Infestation: Ghostbusters #2 – IDW Publishing
JLA #46 – DC Comics
Judgment Day #1-5 – Devil’s Due Digital
Justice League: Generation Lost #23 – DC Comics
Legends of the DC Universe #12 – DC Comics
Neverland #3 – Zenescope
The Nye Incidents #1-5 - Devil’s Due Digital
Promethea #7 – DC Comics
Resident Evil Vol. 2 #4-6 – DC Comics
Return to Labyrinth #12 – TOKYOPOP
Return to Wonderland #4 – Zenescope
Sandman #30 – DC Comics
Slaughterman’s Creed #5 – Markosia
Spooks: Vol. 1 #1-4 – Devil’s Due Digital
Spooks: Vol. 2 #0-4 – Devil’s Due Digital
Star Trek #5 – Devil’s Due Digital
Superman/Batman #57 – DC Comics
Tales from the Clockwork Empire #2 – Markosia
Tom Strong #7 – DC Comics
Tron: Original Movie Adaptation (2010) #3-4 – Marvel
Ultimate Iron Man II (2007) #1-5 – Marvel
Undertown #15 – TOKYOPOP
Van Von Hunter #13 – TOKYOPOP
Voltron: Defender of the Universe: Vol. 2 #1-12 – Devil’s Due Digital
The Waking #3 – Zenescope
What If? (2009) #1-3 – Marvel
Wonder Woman Vol. 3 #29 – DC Comics
X-Factor (2005) #5 – Marvel
Xombie: Reanimated #1-6 – Devil’s Due Digital
Y: The Last Man #36 – DC Comics

Doctor Who: The Forgotten – IDW Publishing

Source: USA Playstation Blog

Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Wednesday 13th April

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The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Wednesday 13th April

  • QTE Blog: The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Tuesday 12th April
  • QTE Blog: Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Tuesday 12th April
  • Wii: its rumoured Nintendo will drop the price of the Wii to $150 on 15th May
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Have Released New Screenshots, Trailers, And Character Art For Street Fighter X Tekken
  • Bethesda announce a new patch is coming to Fallout: New Vegas, before the upcoming DLC is released, crashed/bug fixes
  • Capcom's official European Twitter account announces there is no further DLC planned for Marvel vs Capcom 3
  • 3DS: Nintendo Announce Star Fox 64 3D comes out in Japan on 14th July, no USA or EU release announced
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Announce Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition For PC, PS3, And Xbox 360
  • PC: BioWare announce they have fixed issues with Dragon Age Origins, DRM Server blamed, Forum Posts not spotted
  • PS3: Tetsuya Mizuguchi has hinted the PS3 version of Child Of Eden could feature Stereoscopic 3D
  • PC: Several games included in the Steam "Potato Sack" Indie Bundle receive Portal 2 updates, ARG Solving = Early Portal 2
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Have Released New Screenshots For Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City
  • QTE Blog: Capybara Games Have Released A Launch Trailer For Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes
  • Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron will have a demo before the game is released, not clear if this is Japan only
  • PC: Early Windows 8 beta leaks on to internet, initial thoughts have it as an evolution of Windows 7
  • the price of videogames in the UK is raising, Super Markets rising their prices faster than specialised retailers
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Annoucnce Dragon's Dogma For PS3 And Xbox 360
  • QTE Blog: This Weeks UK PSP Digital Comics Store Update
  • Webos: beta 1 for webOS 3.0 has leaked, comes with emulator to run it
  • Sony announce their E3 Press Conference will take place on 6th June at 5PM PST. no information on live streaming as yet
  • UK Supermarkets account for over a quarter of game sales in the UK, Online Retailers are 24.1%, High street shops 48.4%
  • QTE Blog: Zero Punctuation - Yakuza 4
  • QTE Blog: Valve Detail Steamworks In Portal 2 On The Playstation 3
  • PS3: Its reported the PS3 version of L.A.Noire will have exclusive content, rumoured to be an exclusive mission
  • PS3: Compile Heart announce Hyperdimension Neptunia Mk-2, the game focuses around handhelds + new graphics + more
  • QTE Blog: Atari Have Released A Launch Trailer For Yars Revenge On PC And Xbox 360
  • QTE Blog: Capcom Have Released New Screenshots, A Trailer, And A Fact Sheet For Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D
  • The Soundtrack to Space Invaders Infinity Gene is available in several countries now via services like iTunes and Amazon
  • DS: Atsumete! Kirby announced for Japan, roughly its Gather! Kirby. side scrolling, control up to 10 kirbies, out 2011
  • EA say Madden NFL 12 will come out this year, regardless what happens between the NFL and Players Association
  • QTE Blog: EA Have Released A New Trailer And Screenshots For Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning
  • QTE Blog: Arrowhead Game Studios Have Released A New Trailer For The Magicka Vietnam Expansion
  • PC: Garry's Mod update turns on anti piracy features, error generated, error code contains your Steam ID to catch pirates
  • Burnout Crash revealed to be an arcade game about wrecking cars in Crash City. create as much damage as possible
  • QTE Blog: Konami Have Released A New Trailer For Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights
  • QTE Blog: Konami Have Released New Screenshots, Character Art, And Concept Art For NeverDead