Thursday, December 6, 2012

EA Announce Bobby Jones and Bubba Watson Are The Cover Athletes On Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14: The Masters Historic Edition

EA have revealed the Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14: The Masters Historic Edition and the cover athletes, who are Bobby Jones and Bubba Watson. This Historic Edition features Bobby Jones as a playable character and his 1934 Augusta National Golf Club Course. in all there are 25 courses in this edition. The EU boxart for the game will be revealed soon.

The standard edition features Tiger Woods and Arnold Palmer as the cover athletes. this standard edition features 20 championship courses.

Press Release

I-Friqiya Have Released A New Fuel Overdose Trailer Showing The Action In The Game

I-Friqiya have released a new trailer for Fuel Overdose. the game is set to come to PS3 and PC and this trailer focuses on action. it starts with a brief re-cap of the first trailer which showed racing before moving to show different weapons in the game in-action. the press release below goes into great detail about how you can use weapons and more.

The action in Fuel Overdose comprises:
§  Upgradable weapons: Machine gun, rockets, mines
§  The possibility to attack, defend and counter-strike at 360°
§  Bombs located at strategic locations on the track and that can be detonated remotely
§  Grappling hooks that can be used as weapons to attack and counter-attack
§  Distinctive Super and Ultra Attacks for each character that can be unleashed once your Berserk gauge is filled
§  Not to forget unique Skill moves for each character
§  Combo chains to extend your chances of survival on the race track
§  The possibility to play defense by triggering your shield
§  Race Danger: a mass-destruction climatic catastrophe that only the highest bidder of the pre-race auction can summon

Press Release

November PAL PSN Charts, Assassin's Creed 3, Okami HD, Assassin's Creed 3 Liberation And CTR: Crash Team Racing Top

Sony have revealed the PAL Download charts for the PS3, PSN and PS Vita. these charts are for the month of November. Topping each chart is Assassin's Creed 3 on PS3, Okami HD on PS3 PSN, Assassin's Creed 3 Liberation on PS Vita, and CTR: Crash Team Racing as a PS1 download.

PS3 Game Downloads
1. Assassin’s Creed III (Last month: 4)
2. Grand Theft Auto IV (RE)
3. Need for Speed Most Wanted (New)
4. Sports Champions 2 (New)
5. Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune (RE)
6. FIFA 13 (1)
7. The Jak and Daxter Trilogy (RE)
8. Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (RE)
9. LittleBigPlanet Karting (New)
10. Hitman Absolution (New)

PSN Games
1. Okami HD (new)
3. The Walking Dead – Season Pass (8)
4. The Unfinished Swan (3)
5. inFAMOUS: Festival of Blood (5)
6. Journey (9)
7. Sonic Adventure 2 (4)
8. Worms Revolution (2)
9. AMY (7)
10. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD (6)

PS Vita Games
1. Assassin’s Creed III Liberation (1)
2. Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified (new)
3. Need for Speed Most Wanted (5)
4. MotorStorm RC (3)
5. When Vikings Attack! (new)
6. Sine Mora (new)
7. ModNation Racers: Road Trip (RE)
8. Jet Set Radio (new)
9. Ridge Racer – Ultimate Edition (RE)
10. LittleBigPlanet PlayStationVita (2)

PS1 Games
1. CTR: Crash Team Racing (5)
2. Crash Bandicoot (1)
3. Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped (2)
4. Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (4)
5. Final Fantasy VII (6)
6. Driver (RE)
7. MediEvil (RE)
8. Final Fantasy IX (9)
9. Final Fantasy VIII (8)
10. Metal Gear Solid (10)

Source: EU Playstation Blog

Activision Announce Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2 Has Grossed $1 Billion In Sales In Just 15 Days

Activision have announced Call Of Duty: Black Ops II has grossed over $1 Billion in sales in just 15 days. this is 1 day faster than Modern Warfare 3 and 2 days faster than the Avatar movie. Activision also reveal over 150 Million Hours have been logged playing the game online on just the PSN and Xbox Live.

Press Release

United Front Games Have Released A New Trailer For LittleBigPlanet Karting Showing User Created Content, Announce A Demo Is Out Now

United Front Games have released a new trailer for LittleBigPlanet Karting. this trailer shows off the user generated content. this includes levels that are shooters, match games, Pachinko style levels and of course some kart racing levels. A demo for LittleBigPlanet Karting is also out now and includes a tutorial track, 2 story tracks, a mini-game and a selection of costumes, karts and stickers,

SourceUSA Playstation Blog

Creative Assembly And Sega Announce Multi-Title Deal With Games Workshop For Warhammer Universe Games

Sega and Creative Assembly have announced they have entered into a multi title deal with games Workshop. this means that they can create more than 1 videogame based in the Warhammer Universe. Creative Assembly tease they will be doing something different, something not attempted before. Creative Assembly now have 5 games in development, including this Warhammer game, Total War: Rome II and an untitled Alien game.

Source: Sega Blog

Zen Studios Announce Zen Pinball 2 Is Coming To The Wii U eShop This December As A Free To Download Platform

Zen Studios have announced they are bringing Zen Pinball 2 to the Wii U. coming this December to the eShop, Zen Pinball 2 will be a free download from which you'll be able to try out demos for each of the tables and/or buy them. this is very similar to how Zen Pinball 2 is on both the PS3 and PS Vita currently.

Features Include:
  • Unprecedented table visuals and the most advanced ball physics on Wii U
  • Trial version for all tables, try them out before you buy!
  • Local Hotseat multiplayer, and fast paced Split-screen multiplayer game modes
  • Action cameras to guide and emphasize spectacular moments
  • Ranking support for all tables, National Ranking, and Worldwide tournaments
  • Continue playing on the Wii U GamePad if the TV is occupied!
  • Robust social features with Challenges, Pro Score, and Team Score. It’s up to you to become the Pinball Champion!
  • Awards for each table
  • Regular table releases through the Nintendo eShop
  • Zen Pinball 2 is a free download for any user on the Nintendo eShop on Wii U, featuring demos of each table.
  • Zen Pinball 2 on Wii U will release with a huge content library available, including three Marvel Pinball packs, a collection of Zen Studios’ original designs, and several individual tables:
  • Zen Classic Pack featuring Tesla, El Dorado, V12, Shaman
  • Marvel Pinball featuring Spider-Man, Wolverine, Blade and Iron Man
  • Marvel Pinball: Avengers Chronicles featuring Marvel’s The Avengers, Infinity Gauntlet, World War Hulk, Fear Itself
  • Marvel Pinball: Vengeance and Virtue featuring X-Men, Thor, Ghost Rider, Moon Knight
  • Individual DLC Tables: Plants vs. Zombies, Excalibur, Earth Defense, Sorcerer’s Lair, Paranormal, Mars, Epic Quest, Captain America, Fantastic Four

Press Release