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Retro Review: Fear Effect For PS1. Why No Fear Effect HD Collection? Come On Square Enix! DO IT!

Fear Effect PS1 Cover Box Art USA

The awesome cover artwork for a badass PS1 survival horror game.

Read my entire Fear Effect review (PS1) here.


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Retro Review: Fatal Frame 1 For Xbox1 (Original Xbox. Also On PS2). Why No Fatal Frame HD Trilogy Yet?

Fatal Frame Cover Artwork Xbox1 USA

I love the creepy Xbox box art for this game!

Read my entire Fatal Frame 1 review (Xbox1) here.

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Posted by on February 24, 2013 in Artwork, Reviews, Videogames


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Toki Tori 2 Release Date On WiiU And PC March 2013

WiiU Toki Tori 2 Gameplay Screenshot

Looks very similar to the first game but with HD graphics.

Toki Tori 2 will be released for the WiiU as well as PC this March 2013.

Absolutely no details on the game were released, but the game looks like it will feature similar gameplay to the original and is sure to satisfy fans of the Game Boy Color puzzler, which has since been ported to iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, PC, PSN, Mac, Steam, Mobile.

As such there are surely a lot of people who will be happy to see a sequel to this underrated gem, which was one of the last Game Boy Color games ever released, to widespread critical acclaim.

I remember when I first read the reviews for Toki Tori in EGM Magazine, I always wanted to play the game but never got around to it. It was developed by Two Tribes and published by Capcom (people often mistake it for a first-party Nintendo title known as The Legend of Starfi, another similar title that I was sad to see never got released in the US on it’s original Game Boy Color and Game Boy Advance platforms. We did finally get the 5th DS game in 2008 however) and greatly overlooked by a lot of people, although it has gotten a bit more popular ever since the re-releases starting hitting.


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Yoshi’s Land WiiU Gameplay Trailer Video And Screenshots

Yoshi's Land Screenshot Real-World Material Graphics Screenshot

Real-World materials used in the graphics. So. Awesome.

Yoshi’s Land gameplay screenshots and trailer video are shown below of an all-new Yoshi platformer in development for the Wii U. The Yoshi’s Land title was leaked before hand, but we aren’t sure of the exact title.

As you can see this game looks absolutely gorgeous with a very cool, unique art-style that drips with pure awesomeness.

Yoshi’s Land Wii U Screenshots

Yoshi's Land Wii U Screenshot Awesome Art Style

Such an awesome art-style!


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Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem WiiU Game In Development! Epic Crossover!

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem Wallpaper Titlescreenshot

Shin Megami Tensei Cross Fire Emblem? HOLY MOTHER!

Shin Megami vs Fire Emblem? EPIC! Shin Megami Tensei Cross Fire Emblem (Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem) is the full title and has been officially announced.

You heard right! Atlus, Nintendo and Intelligent Systems are joining forces to bring the world the FIRST EVER Nintendo full-blown crossover! Nintendo has never done a legit crossover before with a third-party series like this. So this is totally a killer-app of the highest proportion.

Much more information coming soon, in particular at E3 2013. This news came completely out of left field, so this is a huge development and will go a long way towards satisfying hardcore Nintendo fans and fans of hardcore RPGs at the same time. Hopefully it will be in the RPG or Strategy RPG/Tactical RPG genre, but that remains to be seen.


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Lego City Undercover Release Date (WiiU) Is March 18 2013. GTA-Style Lego Game!

Lego City Undercover Helicopter Gameplay Screenshot

Explore a completely open, sandbox world Lego-style ala GTA!

The highly anticipated WiiU-exclusive Lego City Undercover will finally be released on March 18th 2013, announced developer Traveler Tales and Nintendo.

The game has been one of the most highly sought-after WiiU titles and one of the most exciting Lego games yet ever since it’s announcement, but the game ended up missing the WiiU launch last year. Technically though, it will still make the “Wii U Launch Window” even though it’s not hitting till March.

Lego City Undercover Main Character Chase McCain Cutscene Screenshot

The main character Chase McCain at right.

The Chase is On! For the first time, the fan-favorite Lego City vehicles and play sets come to life in Lego City: Undercover, exclusively for the new Wii U console. Players assume the identity of Chase McCain, an undercover detective armed with clever disguises.

Lego City Undercover Robber Disguise Gameplay Screenshot

Use the Robber disguise to pry-objects open with your crowbar.

The mission is to put a stop to the fiendish Rex Fury and end his crime wave in Lego City. As players run, drive and even fly through the city, they’ll use the Wii U GamePad controller as a new police gadget.

Lego City Undercover Tractor Farm Gameplay Screenshot

Many vehicles at your disposal including a tractor on a farm!

Key Features Of Lego City: Undercover include:
* The Wii U GamePad is woven seamlessly into the game-play experience. Players use it to scan for hidden clues and criminals, receive mission updates and place waypoints on an overhead city map that displays their position in real time.
* Experience Lego City like never before. Players will encounter familiar play sets come to life as they explore the vast city, looking for clues to bring RexFury to justice.

Lego City Undercover Fighting Gameplay Screenshot

Great fighting battles await you with fisticuff action in Lego City Undercover!

* Players can go undercover with a variety of disguises, including a firefighter, a construction worker and even a robber, and use their unique abilities to solve puzzles and access new areas of the city.
* There are more than 100 vehicles for players to collect and use to explore the city, including sports cars, motorcycles and even aircraft.
* Lego video games are known for their humor and parody, and Lego City Undercover delivers this and more with fully voiced characters and ambient crowds, bringing Lego City to life.

Lego City Undercover Vehicles Chase Screenshot

Vehicle and Police Chases abound in Lego City Undercover exclusively for Wii U.


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Lego Marvel Super Heroes Videogame Announced (Avengers Assemble!). Spring 2013 Release. Lego City Undercover WiiU Still On Track For Early 2013 Release

Lego Marvel Super Heroes Characters Artwork

Many of the biggest Marvel Super Heroes in Lego videogame form? Sign Me Up!

Lego Marvel Super Heroes has been announced! Avengers assemble! It will be released in Fall 2013 for Xbox 360, PS3, WiiU, PC, 3DS, DS and PS Vita! No regular Wii version, signalling the true end of the first Wii.

This will be the first Lego game to star Marvel super heroes, and follows the extremely successful and recent Lego Lord of the Rings title, and previous Lego games including Lego Star Wars, Lego Indiana Jones, Lego Batman and Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes, among others.

Over 100 Marvel Super Heroes will be unlockable in the game and it will include all of the biggest Marvel superheroes that fans know and love including Spider-Man, Wolverine, Iron Man, The Hulk, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Hawkeye, Deadpool, Loki, Galactus and many more. It will also feature vehicles from the universe. The game will pack in a plethora of super-cool character abilities, combat-like action sequences, epic battle scenes, puzzle-solving and a unique story told with playful LEGO humor.

Additionally, Traveller’s Tales has confirmed that Lego City Undercover, the open world GTA-style Lego game exclusively for Wii U, is still on track for an early 2013 release.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes offers an original storyline in which Nick Fury calls upon Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, Spider-Man, Wolverine and other heroes spanning the Marvel Universe to save Earth from such threats as the vengeance of Loki and the hunger of Galactus, Devourer of the Worlds. LEGO and Marvel fans will enjoy classic LEGO videogame adventure and humor, while playing as their favorite Marvel characters.

“We’re very excited to bring a myriad of classic Marvel characters to life in LEGO form for some fun, family-friendly gameplay in LEGO Marvel Super Heroes,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games Publishing. “Players will brave the ultimate mission to save the world as they explore famous landmarks in LEGO New York and take the adventure beyond Earth to iconic locations in the Marvel Universe.

“Fans of both LEGO and Marvel have wanted this game for years, and we’re addressing that demand with more Marvel Universe characters than ever in a console game. If you’re a fan of Spider-Man, the Avengers, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Guardians of the Galaxy or scores of other Marvel characters, this is the game for you.” said TQ Jefferson, Vice President, Games Production, Marvel Entertainment.


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