Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Nintendo Have Detailed Thier PAX Prime Line-Up, Includes Wii U And 3DS Games And A World Record Attempt

Nintendo have revealed their PAX Prime Line-up. as well as games, Nintendo will have game themed areas, multiplayer tournaments and a world record attempt. there are game areas for Pokemon, Kirby, Paper Mario And Kid Icarus. 

On 31st August, 6.30pm, a live Kid Icarus: Uprising multiplayer tournament will take place in the Washington State Convention Center. first, second and third place winners will receive a Core set of Kid Icarus: Uprising AR Cards, consisting of 400 AR Cards, as well as prepaid cards. Participants will receive Kid Icarus: Uprising series 2 AR Card Packs whilst supplies last.

On September 1st, a world record attempt will be made at the Washington State Convention Center. the aim is to break the record for the most people blowing a chewing gum simultaneously. this is being done to celebrate Kirby's 20th Anniversary.

The List of games Nintendo has at the show:
Wii U
• ZombiU (Ubisoft)
• Pikmin 3
• New Super Mario Bros. U
• Project P-100 (working title)
• Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge
• Nintendo Land™
• Scribblenauts Unlimited (Warner Bros. Interactive)
• Trine 2: Director's Cut (Frozenbyte)

Nintendo 3DS
• Paper Mario: Sticker Star
• Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask
• Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon
• Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd You Steal Our Garbage?! (D3Publisher)
• Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion (Disney Interactive)
• Skylanders Giants (Activision Publishing)
• New Super Mario Bros. 2
• Mario Kart 7
• Kid Icarus: Uprising

Nintendo eShop for Nintendo 3DS
• Fluidity: Spin Cycle
• Pokédex 3D Pro
• Pushmo
• 3D Classics: Kirby's Adventure

Nintendo DS
• Pokémon Conquest

• Kirby's Dream Collection: Special Edition 

Press Release

Microsoft Have Detailed Their PAX Prime Line-Up, Feautres Halo 4, Forza Horizon And Panels

Microsoft have detailed their PAX Prime line-up. this includes the games:

  • Halo 4
  • Forza Horizon
  • Gears Of War: Judgement
  • Fable: The Journey
  • State Of Decay
  • Happy Wars
  • Crash Course 2
  • Avatar Motocross Madness
  • Resident Evil 6
  • Tomb Raider
  • FIFA Soccer 13

There is also this years Dream.Build.Play challenge. this year there are over 350 entries of games for the 360 and Windows Phone.

There are also 2 Panels this year. the Halo 4 Team from 343 Industries will be discussing Halo 4. this Panel takes place at the Pegasus Theatre on Saturday, 5.30pm - 6.30pm. also on Saturday is Major Nelson Radio: Live!. from 1.30-2.30 you can watch the show live.

Source: Major Nelson

Sony Have Announced Evil Cole Is A Fighter In Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale, Beta Starts 11th September

SuperBot Entertainment have announced Evil Cole is a fighter in Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale. Evil Cole fights different to the normal Cole. he is more ruthless with his Electrokinesis and Pryokinesis attacks

SuperBot has also revealed the Beta dates for Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale. the beta will be across both the PS3 and PS Vita and will run from 11th September to 18th September. to register your interest, head to the PSN Beta site.

Source: EU Playstation Blog Pages 1 and 2

Sony Announce Sports Champions 2 Comes Out Across The UK And PAL Countries On 31st Ocotober

Sony have revealed the UK and PAL release dates for Sports Champions 2. the game is set to come out on 31st October.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

Zero Punctuation - Sleeping Dogs

This Week Yahtzee tackles Sleeping Dogs. will this Grand Theft Auto "Clone" have enough unique story, setting and mechanics to set it apart from the rest or is it just a game to play until Grand Theft Auto 5 comes out?