Friday, October 26, 2012

Konami Announce A New Patch For Silent Hill: Downpour Is Out Now On Xbox 360, PS3 Patch In The Works

Konami have announced a new patch for the Xbox 360 version of Silent Hill: Downpour. this patch brings the following:

o Improved frame rate
o Fixed save game system
o Fixed bugs in "Homeless" side quest/mission
o Several other performance enhancements/bug fixes

Konami have also announced a patch for the PS3 version of the game is currently in development, could be out in a few weeks.

Press Release

Nintendo Announce They Are Bringing Monster Hunter 3 Ultimtae To The EU In March 2013

Nintendo have announced they are bringing Capcom's Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate to the EU. the game will be released in March 2013 on both Wii U and 3DS.

Source: Nintendo UK

Feral Interactive Announce They Are Bringing F1 2012 To Macs This Year

Feral Interactive have announced they are bringing Codemasters' F1 2012 to Macs this year. F1 2012 is the first F1 game to be released on Macs in over 10 years. it features all teams, drivers and circuits from this season. specific hardware requirements were not detailed, but the game will support Splt Screen multiplayer, LAN Multiplayer and Online Multiplayer.


Press Release

Team Ninja And Tecmo Koei Have Released A New Trailer, Boxart And Screenshots For Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge

Tecmo Koei and Team Ninja have released a new trailer, screenshots and boxart for their upcoming Wii U version of Ninja Gaiden 3, Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge. the trailer shows in-game action, as do the screenshots. Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge is coming out across the USA on 18th November.

Wii Exclusive Features:
  • Ayane as a playable character: In previous versions of the game, Ayane appeared only briefly in one cut scene. Now players can help her progress through her own exclusive chapters using a special set of weapons and Ninpo attacks.
  • Character-progression system:  Using Karma points earned during game play, players can upgrade weapons and Ninpo, learn new moves, increase their HP level and unlock new character costumes.
  • Ryu and Ayane playable in co-op mode: For the first time, players can use Ryu or Ayane to represent themselves in the game's online co-op mode.
  • Test of Valor battle areas: Each chapter includes a hidden battle area called Test of Valor. Upon finding hidden Crystal Skulls, players will be transported to these areas to face down waves of enemies and classic NINJA GAIDEN boss characters with new moves.
  • Wii U GamePad Functionality: Using the Wii U GamePad, players can easily change weapons or Ninpo attacks, and also quickly reference the button inputs required for various combo attacks without ever stopping the action.
  • Additional Playable Characters: After the launch of the game, additional playable characters will become available as free downloadable content. More information about these characters will be revealed at a later time.
  • More Tenacious Enemies: The Wii U version of the game restores enemies' ability to fight when severely wounded, requiring players to stay nimble with their battle strategies


Press Release

Nintendo Have Detailed The Second Batch Of DLC For New Super Mario Bros. 2

Nintendo have detailed the second batch of DLC coming to New Super Mario Bros 2. these course packs each include 3 new courses that can be played in coin rush mode. the packs include the Gold Mushroom pack and Coin Challenge Pack B. the first trailer is a trailer for both packs whilst the second shows in-game action.

Atari And Namco Bandai Have Released A Launch Trailer For Rollercoaster Tycoon 3D On The 3DS

Namco Bandai and Atari have released a launch trailer for Rollercoaster Tycoon 3D. this trailer uses in-game action to show the games features, including building your own rollercoaster, managing your park and playing with friends.

Nintendo Have Released A New Trailer For Paper Mario: Sticker Star

Nintendo have released a new trailer for Paper Mario: Sticker Star. this trailer shows a mix of in-game action from fighting, travelling, power-ups, and bosses. the trailer also starts revealing Bowser has been causing trouble again.

Nintendo Have Released A New Trailer For Professor Layton and The Miracle Mask

Nintendo have released a launch trailer for Professor Layton and The Miracle Mask, the recently released 3DS game from Level -5. the trailer shows in-game cinematics, in-game puzzles and reveals some of the backstory for the game.