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In stores now



EA has released today the launch trailer of NHL 13 for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3.

EA Sports has revealed today the launch trailer of the awaited NHL 13. This is the most realistic hockey game ever and it's for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. Don't miss it!


NEWS SOURCE: NHL 13 launch trailer hits the ice hard (via) VG247

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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It will arrive this Friday to Xbox 360



Milestone is proud to announce that the awaited WRC 3 demo will arrive today to PSN.

Milestone has announced that WRC 3 demo will arrive to PSN today, and it will arrive this Friday to Xbox 360.

WRC 3 is scheduled to be released in Europe for Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Playstation Vita and PC on October 12.

NEWS SOURCE: WRC 3 demo hits PS3 today Xbox 360 friday (via) VG247

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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With 20 pre-loaded games



Neo Geo X will be sold as a standalone device for $130 with 20 pre-loaded games.

Neo Geo X be released in December, and it will be sold also as a standalone device for $130. If you think that the $200 Gold version is too much for you, you can buy this cheaper version that comes with 20 pre-loaded classic Neo Geo games.

Neo Geo X allows local multiplayer when connected to a TV through the base station, using a second joystick sold separately at an unannounced price.

NEWS SOURCE: Neo-Geo X selling as standalone system for 130 (via) JoyStiq

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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The game will be released in November



The final japanese release date for Professor Layton Vs. Ace Attorney has been confirmed.

The final japanese release date for Professor Layton Vs. Ace Attorney has been confirmed today. The awaited game will be released in Japan on November 29 for Nintendo 3DS.

We still need to wait a bit to know the US or EU release date for the game.

NEWS SOURCE: Professor Layton vs Ace Attorney has a Japanese release date (via) GameInformer

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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Chosen by the community



Steam has revealed the first 10 games as a result of Steam Greenlight.

Valve has just announced the first 10 games chosen by the Steam Greenlight. Those games has been voted by the community to be sold through Steam. Here's the list of games:

  • - Black Mesa
  • - Cry of Fear
  • - Dream
  • - Heroes & Generals
  • - Kenshi
  • - McPixel
  • - No More Room in Hell
  • - Project Zomboid
  • - Routine
  • - Towns

Anna Sweet, from Valve, said:

Valve will charge $100 for Steam Greenlight...
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She's Mila



Tecmo Koei has revealed a new DOA 5 video to introduce Mila.

Tecmo Koei has released a new video of the awaited Dead or Alive 5 to announce a new fighter, Mila. The new character has been trained in Ultimate Fighting techniques and she's really ready for the battle.

Dead or Alive 5 is scheduled to be released on September 25 in the US, September 27 in Japan and September 28 in EU.

Check out the video below:


NEWS SOURCE: Dead or Alive 5 new character Mila announced intro video (via) GamesRadar

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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Thanks Major Nelson!



Major Nelson shows us the Xbox 360 Essentials Pack and the Halo 4 LE Controller.

Major Nelson has updated his blog to show us the Xbox 360 Essentials Pack and the Halo 4 LE Controller . The video is short but if you want to buy any of those packs you should take a look, so check out the video below:


NEWS SOURCE: A look at the Xbox 360 essentials pack and the Halo 4 LE controller (via) Major Nelson

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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With two games included



After 8 months, Sony has decied to release the PS Vita 3G/Wi-Fi in Canada.

Sony is proud to announce that the Playstation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi will finally be available in Canada on October 2. The pack will include a download voucher for two games: Gravity Rush and Unit 13 and the price has been set to $299. The system will not include a Memory Card.

NEWS SOURCE: Vita 3G and Wi-Fi model lands in Canada in October (via) VG247

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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Less then a month to go now before it finally is released



Finally in North America, people will be able to enjoy another great RPG on their Nintendo 3DS.

Atlus’ action RPG Code of Princess is coming to Nintendo 3DS in North America on October 9th. There are over 50 playable characters in the game, every character you meet during your adventure will become playable, and up to four players – either locally or online – can fight simultaneously.


Our thanks to 'Valwin' for this news item![/i
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An upcoming AR head-mounted device?



Sony has revealed a reworked version of the HMZ 3D headset with a front-facing camera.
'The future of entertainment' says the teaser released.

Just after the recently announced and upgraded HMZ-T2 3D Personal Viewer, Sony has announced a new Prototype with a front-facing camera.

The company is set to showcase the new device at the Tokyo Game Show on September 22. The video released, which is accompanied by Japanese text, mentions "the future of entertainment" and "360 degree immersive sensation."

Here's a translation from the video description:

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The first Super Mario game for Wii U



Nintendo has revealed today some new screens of New Super Mario Bros. U.

Nintendo has unveiled 12 new screenshots of the upcoming New Super Mario Bros. U for Wii U, the new Mario adventure for the new Nintendo system. Just check out the pictures below, this game will be a must have for sure.

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Turning rooms into game worlds?



Microsoft has filled a new new patent for an 'environmental display' to be used for gaming...

The tech mentioned in a recent Microsoft’s patent filing is reportedly linked to Kinect 3D Glasses, codenamed Fortaleza, reported back in June.

This one is said to spread a 3D environment all over your room, that will presumably be made visible while wearing the alleged Kinect 3D glasses.

Here's the description from the MS patent:

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Australia & New Zealand are joining Europe with their own Nintendo Direct



North America is getting treated to special in-person media filled event, but Europe and now Australia & New Zealand will have their own Wii U focused conference

Nintendo Australia has revealed that the next Nintendo Direct to air in Australia and New Zealand will focus completely on Wii U.

The Nintendo Direct will air at 24:00 (midnight) AEST on September 13th – the same day as Europe’s Wii U Nintendo Direct and North America’s New York City Wii U Preview.

NEWS SOURCE: Nintendo Direct (via) Nintendo . Au

Our thanks to 'Valwin' for this news item!
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The whole game in LBP 2



Gamer Jamie Colliver has made Final Fantasy VII using LBP 2.

Jamie Colliver has been remaking Final Fantasy VII in LittleBigPlanet 2 for six months, including all the conversations, characters, enemies, bosses and music, he even used the LBP 2's Final Fantasy VII costumes to make it even better.

Just check out the link below to see the 6 videos of the entire Final Fantasy VII story retold in LittleBigPlanet 2. The 6 videos are two hours long but they're amazing. If you like Final Fantasy VII you can't miss them.


NEWS SOURCE #1: Some guy remade Final Fantasy VII in LittleBigPlanet2 (via) Kotaku
NEWS SOURCE #2:...
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The CPU is condenamed 'Espresso'.



VGLeaks have revealed the Wii U final specs, and they coincide with the other recent leaks on the net.

Website VGLeaks claims to have more details on the Wii U Final Specs, apparently coming directly from the Nintendo development support group Wario World (www.warioworld.com).

Those actually match perfectly with the other recent leak from a developer and also gives us more details about its processor, which is codenamed “Espresso” and has "three enhanced Wii Broadway cores", the AMD GPU (which is from the series 7) and the RAM (32MB more for the OS?).

Here they are:

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For Xbox 360 and Playstation 3



Activision has announced that the Dinobot Destructor DLC for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is already available.

Activision has released today Dinobot Destructor, a new DLC for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron. This new DLC brings us the Dinobots into multiplayer, as well as their parts into the character creator.

So the Multiplayer Havoc Pack and the Dinobot Destructor Pack are already available for $10 or 800 Microsoft Points. The Massive Fury Pack is scheduled to be released on September 25.

NEWS SOURCE: Dinobot Destructor DLC for Transformers Fall of Cybertron (via) GameInformer

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
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The popular 2011 indie game



Terraria will be released in 2013 thanks to 505 Games.

Terraria, the popular 2011 indie game that reminds us to Minecraft will be released for Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network early next year 2013.

The game, developed by Engine Software will be distributed by 505 Games. Andrew Spinks, creator of the game, said: