Monday, October 22, 2012

Spike Chunsoft And Aksys Games Have Released A OVA For Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward

Spike Chunsoft And Aksys Games have released an english dubbed version of the Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward OVA (Original video animation). this video introduces Sigma and shows the very beginning of the game when he meets other characters from the game including Phi and Quark. 

Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward is the spiritual sequel to Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and it comes to both the 3DS and PS Vita on 23rd October.

Press Release

BioWare Have Revealed The First 3 Pieces Of Concept Art For Dragon Age 3, Reveal Main Character Is Human

BioWare have released the first 3 pieces of concept art for Dragon Age 3: Inquisition. They have also confirmed the main playable hero character in the game is human. they say the move to one race is mainly due to story reasons. they do tease that maybe in the future all 4 races will be playable.

Source: BioWare Blog, Dragon Age Twitter

Telltale Reveal PS3 And Xbox 360 The Walking Dead Retail And Limited Edition

Telltale have revealed more information about the retail version of The Walking Dead. This retail version will contain all 5 episodes for The Walking Dead and be available on PS3 and Xbox 360. there will be a standard edition, for $29.99, that only contains the game. the Collectors Edition, currently only announced for GameStop in the USA, costs $69.99 and includes the game and issues 1-48 of The Walking Dead Comic Book Series in the Walking Dead Compendium. GameStop list the game as coming to retail on 4th December.

Ubisoft And New Regency Announce They Are Partnering On The Upcoming Assassin's Creed Film, Announce Michael Fassbender

Ubisoft have announced they are partnering with New Regency on the forthcoming Assassin's Creed film. this move means development on the screenplay has started with the movie itself being fast-tracked and Ubisoft have revealed they will keep control of the key elements on the Movie. Ubisoft and New Regency have also revealed Michael Fassbender will be a part of the Assassin's Creed film

 Press Release

Namco Bandai Have Released 17 New Screenshots For Tales Of Xillia On The PS3

Namco Bandai have released new screenshots for Tales Of Xillia, their upcoming PS3 RPG. these screenshots are a mix of cinematic action, battles, locations in the world and character interactions.

17 Screenshots

EA And Chilingo Announce He-Man: The Most Powerful Game in the Universe For iPhone

EA And Chilingo have announced they are bringing a new He-Man game to the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. the game will feature 27 levels spread across 7 areas of Eternia as well as several characters from the show including Orko, Beast-Man, and Skeletor. He-Man: The Most Powerful Game in the Universe is a sides-scrolling game.

Sony Announce PS3 Firmware Update 4.30, View PS Vita Trophies On Your PS3 And Life With Playstation Discontinued

Sony have announced a new PS3 firmware update is coming out on 23rd October. this update enables PS3 owners to view trophies earned on the PS Vita as well as those earned on the PS3. Firmware Update 4.30 will also remove Life With Playstation from all those who have not installed it. those who do have the service will find it ends at the start of November.

Folding@Home was the main part of this service and since it started in 2007, more than 15 Million users have submitted data resulting in more than 100 Million computation hours being done by Playstation Users.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

UK Game Charts; FIFA 13, Skylanders: Giants, Dishonored, Resident Evil 6, Just Dance 4

FIFA 13 continues it's grip on the number 1 spot of the charts, pushing yet another new release down into the number 2 spot. The highest new entry is Skylanders: Giants, which comes in at 2, followed by Doom 3: BFG Edition which comes in at 6. 007 Legends is the final new entry to make it into the top 20 and comes in at 12. Some games like Rocksmith hold their place in the chart.

1 - FIFA 13
2 - Skylanders: Giants
3 - Dishonored
4 - Resident Evil 6
5 - Just Dance 4
6 - Doom 3: BFG Edition
7 - Resident Evil 6
8 - Borderlands 2
9 - Pokémon White 2
10 - XCOM: Enemy Unknown
11 - F1 2012
12 - 007 Legends
13 - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
14 - Rocksmith
15 - Pro Evolution Soccer 2013
16 - New Super Mario Bros. 2
17 - Sleeping Dogs
18 - LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
19 - Forza Motorsport 4
20 - Gran Turismo 5: Academy Edition

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

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