Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Konami Patches For Silent Hill Downpour and Silent Hill HD Collection Are In Development And Coming Soon

Konami have announced they are currently working on patches for both Silent Hill Downpour and Silent Hill HD Collection. the Silent Hill HD Patch aims to fix the frame rate and Audio Synching issues in the game. the Silent Hill Downpour patch aims to fix the Auto-Save issues. Konami hopes to have these patches out in the coming weeks.

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Square Enix Announce Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Comes To The EU On 6th July, Reveal Pre-Order Bonus

Square Enix have announced Theatrhythm Final Fantasy is set to come out on the 3DS across the EU, and other PAL Countries, on 6th July. those who pre-order the game will get an exclusive game themed stylus for the 3DS and stickers to customise it.

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Telltale Have Released A New Story Trailer For The First Part Of The Walking Dead

Telltale have released a new trailer for The Walking Dead. this story trailer for the first part of the 5 part game. the trailer uses in-game action to reveal your main character and others you pick up along the way. it teases your backstory and possible dilemmas you'll be faced with.

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Halfbrick Announce Jetpack Joyride Update 1.3 Comes Out Thursday For Free

Halfbrick have announced update 1.3 for Jetpack Joyride comes out this Thursday. this update is free and is the biggest the game has ever seen. this update brings 15 new gadgets to the game, they unlock for purchase as you complete sectors. you can mix and match any 2 gadgets.

The complete list of gadgets include:

Sector 1: Research and Development
  • Air Barrys (3,500 Coins) - Leap gracefully over obstacles with these designer sneakers.
  • Nerd Repellent (2,000 Coins) - The patent-pending formula is so potent that the whole laboratory had to be abandoned.
  • Insta-Ball (2000 Coins) - Bounce off the floor instead of going splat. Great for traveling a few extra meters.
Sector 2: Fringe Science
  • Gravity Belt (5,000 Coins) - Make the ground come at you a lot faster than usual. Be sure to bend your knees when you land.
  • Missile Jammer (5000 Coins) - Replaces the missile guidance program with pictures of kittens downloaded from the internet. Only works if the kittens are particularly cute.
  • Token Gift (5000 Coins) - What do you give someone who has everything? A free final spin token, of course!
Sector 3: Pseudoscience Action Group
  • Freeze-O-Matic (3,000 Coins) - There's no better way to cool down after a hard run than being snap-frozen in a solid block of ice. It also helps you slide a few extra meters.
  • X-Ray Specs (4500 Coins) - This high-tech eye wear is both fashionable and functional. Now you can look inside vehicle pickups and other places you're not supposed to see.
  • Gemology (6,500 Coins) - A special Blingification technique that converts coins into high-value Gems. For some reason it only works on coins minted in 1985.
Sector 4: Futureologist Lounge
  • Ezy-Dodge Missiles (5,500 Coins) - If you're going to play a game of chicken with a missile, make sure it's an Ezy-Dodge!
  • Magnetic Tokens (4,500 Coins) - Every token is fitted with a super-strong magnet. They are easier to collect, but will probably wipe your credit card.
  • Flying Pig (6000 Coins) - This highly-unstable coin transporter was designed by a scientist with a particular fondness for physical comedy.
Sector 5: Testing Zone
  • Free Ride (5,000 Coins) - Stop off at the motor pool before smashing through the laboratory wall. Why didn't Barry think of this earlier?
  • Coin Magnet (6,000 Coins) - Once you get used to the feeling of being endlessly pelted with coins you will start to wonder how you ever lived without it.
  • Lucky Last (5500 Coins) - Your final spin token is forged from fortunium, the world's luckiest element.

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Zero Punctuation - Kid Icarus: Uprising

This week we see Yahtzee back on the 3DS with Kid Icarus: Uprising. He's not known for liking 3D or many Handheld games, but can this return to the series change his mind?