Monday, October 8, 2012

Sega Announce They Are Bringing Crazy Taxi to The iPhone, iPad And iPod Touch

Sega have announced they are bringing Crazy Taxi to the iPhone, iPad And iPod Touch. details are scarce, but the trailer reveals it is coming out in October.

Source: Sega Blog

Rovio And Lucasfilmn Announce Angry Birds Star Wars, Coming Out Worldwide On 8th November

Rovio And Lucasfilm announce a collaboration between Angry Birds and Star Wars with Angry Birds Star Wars. this collaboration extends beyond just a game and includes merchandise, which hit stores from 28th October. Angry Birds Star Wars is set to come to iOS, Android, Amazon Kindle Fire, Mac, PC, Windows Phone and Windows 8 on 8th November.

Press Release

Level-5 Announce Liberation Maiden, Aero Porter And Crimson Shroud For The 3DS

Level-5 have announced 3 new games are coming to the EU eShop. these 3DS games had not been released outside of the USA. the 3 games are Liberation Maiden, Aero Porter And Crimson Shroud. Liberation Maiden is the first of the games to be released for £7.19.

Liberation Maiden is a 3D sci-fi shooter developed by Goichi Suda, aka SUDA51 from Grasshopper Manufacture. the game is set in Japan 100 years from now and you play a humanoid called Shoko Ozora who pilots a robot called Kamui.

Aero Porter is set to come out in November and is an airport simulation. the game was designed by Yoot Saito. the player has to sort out color coded luggage on conveyor belts whilst avoiding mishaps and delays.

Crimson Shroud is set to come out in December and is designed by Yasumi Matsuno, who has worked on Final Fantasy Tasctics. Crimson Shroud is a new RPG based on table top RPG.

Liberation Maiden Screenshots

Press Release

Microsoft Announce Carcassonne Is Coming To Windows Phone From 24th October

Microsoft announce Carcassonne is coming to Windows Phone from 24th October. the game has been developed by Exozet and features the official River II expansion to Carcassonne. other features include local and online multiplayer, leaderboards, clever AI and Achievements.


USA PSN Charts; The Walking Dead Episode 3, LittleBigPlanet PS Vita, Grand Theft Auto 3 And Final Fantasy VII Are Top

Sony have released the USA PSN charts for September.

Top 20 PSN and PS3 Full Games:
  1. The Walking Dead – Episode 3: Long Road Ahead
  2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  3. 3 on 3 NHL Arcade
  4. Jet Set Radio
  5. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD
  6. Borderlands 2
  8. Madden NFL 13
  9. Double Dragon Neon
  10. FIFA Soccer 13
  11. Marvel vs. Capcom: Origins
  12. The Walking Dead – Episode 1: A New Day
  13. One Piece: Pirate Warriors
  14. NHL 13
  15. Journey
  16. Fight Night Champion – Champion Mode
  17. I Am Alive
  18. Grand Theft Auto IV
  19. Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013
  20. Castle Crashers

Top 10 PS Vita Games
  1. LittleBigPlanet PS Vita
  2. Madden NFL 13
  3. Sound Shapes
  4. Table Top Tanks
  5. Plants vs. Zombies
  7. FIFA Soccer 13
  8. Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater – HD Edition
  9. Pure Chess
  10. Escape Plan

Top 5 PS2 Classics
  1. Grand Theft Auto 3
  2. Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 FES
  3. Psychonauts
  4. Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life Special Edition
  5. La Pucelle: Tactics

Top 5 PS one Classics
  3. Metal Gear Solid (PS3/PSP)

Source: USA Playstation Blog

Other Charts:

Hello Games Announce Joe Danger 2 Comes To The PS3 From 9th October, Detail Exclusives

Hello Games have announced Joe Danger 2 comes to the PS3 via the PSN on 9th October in the USA and 10th October across the EU for £9.99/ €12.99. the PS3 version is getting a DLC pack that consists of "Joe Danger Gaiden", essentially levels and ideas that never made it to Joe Danger 2. this packs adds another 10 hours to the game. 

Also new for the PS3 version is Replays and Youtube Support, there are custom soundtracks and if you own the original Joe Danger you unlock him for Joe Danger 2. Hello Games will be picking out levels for people to play and an area called Downloadable Tours where the DLC is kept. Hello Games have teased more content is coming to the PS3 game or is hidden.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

Capcom Have Released A New Trailer For Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Revealing Cross Platform Multiplayer And Saves

Capcom have released a new video for Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate. this game is coming to both the Wii U and 3DS and this video shows some features and differences between them. the 3DS version can have local multiplayer with 3 other players or with a Wii U and 3 other 3DS players, and vice versa. the Wii U version features multiplayer over the internet. the save file from one game can be played on both the 3DS and Wii U versions, meaning you can play at home, transfer your file over and continue playing on the go.

Source: Capcom Unity

Might And Delight Reveal Pid's New Hard Mode

Might And Delight have revealed their upcoming PS3 PSN game Pid has a new Hard Mode. the blog post has them talking about how in Normal Mode they tried to get a good balance of a learning curve, platforming and adventure whilst not detracting from the characters and background. this new Hard Mode is non of that, it's old school platforming hard.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

UK Game Charts; FIFA 13, Resident Evil 6, Borderlands 2, Just Dance 4, F1 2012

FIFA hold onto the number 1 spot this week with several new releases making their way into this weeks top 20. the highest new entry was Resident Evil 6 coming in at 2. the other 2 new entries this week include Just Dance 4 coming in at 4 and NBA 2K13 coming in at 6. there was a fair bit of movement in the chart this week and we did see Darksiders II re-appear coming in at 18.

1 - FIFA 13
2 - Resident Evil 6
3 - Borderlands 2
4 - Just Dance 4
5 - F1 2012
6 - NBA 2K13
7 - Rocksmith
8 - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
9 - Pro Evolution Soccer 2013
10 - Sleeping Dogs
11 - Forza Motorsport 4
12 - New Super Mario Bros. 2
13 - Gran Turismo 5: Academy Edition
14 - LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
15 - LittleBigPlanet PS Vita
16 - Dead Island: Game Of The Year Edition
17 - Angry Birds Trilogy
18 - Darksiders II
19 - Max Payne 3
20 - World Of Warcraft: Mists Of Pandaria

Charts Supplied By 3. UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track

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