195w ago - VidZone's Head of Production Ben Creasey has revealed that they will host the exclusive premiere of the first Meat Loaf video in four years for his new single Los Angeloser.
To quote: This is the first release from his upcoming album Hang Cool Teddy Bear, which features star studded collaborations with Brian May, Jack Black, Justin Hawkins, Jon Bon Jovi and Hugh Laurie (yes the one from House M.D).
Meat Loaf has been hard at work with Green Day's American Idiot producer Rob Cavallo for the past year working on bringing Meat Loaf's classic rock sound to the 21st Century.
"I wanted it big, I wanted it dramatic, I wanted a rock record" says Meat Loaf. "Yes, it sounds like a Meat Loaf record. But it sounds different too - it sounds new, it sounds fresh. It speaks to you in a different way."
Video will be live on Tuesday 16th March at 12pm GMT in all VidZone Territories.
New album Hang Cool Teddy Bear is out on 19th April 2010. Pre-order the album here.
203w ago - Square Enix London Studios Communications Manager Gareth Ramsey has announced today that Just Cause 2 for PS3 will feature video capture functionality that is exclusive to Sony's PlayStation 3 entertainment system.
To quote: This week we've some fantastic Just Cause 2 news for PlayStation players and not just that it's now only two months until release!
Nope, this week we can reveal that - exclusive to the PS3 - players will be able to capture their favourite moments of mayhem and destruction in Just Cause 2 using a unique, in-built video capture function. Capture, view and share via YouTube your craziest stunts, your most over-the-top grapple kills or your moments of sheer jaw-dropping awesomeness that leave you and your audience lost for words!
If ever there was a game screaming out for video capture, it was Just Cause 2. The freedom given by the game to mess around in the over 1000Km² of game world gives you the power to pull-off some of the most incredible Hollywood-style stunts ever seen in a videogame.
Whether surfing commercial airliners, freefalling from exploding jet fighters into fortified enemy bases or 'grapple jumping' from helicopter to helicopter (you've got to try this!), Just Cause 2 has moments you'll...
205w ago - VidZone's Head of Production Ben Creasey has announced today that some exclusive footage of The Temper Trap playing at Koko Club in London with the hit single 'Sweet Disposition' is hitting Sony's PlayStation Network.
To quote: We've got live footage of The Temper Trap playing at Koko Club in London with a set that includes the brilliant hit single 'Sweet Disposition'.
We've also got their video for the brand new single 'Fader' and to celebrate the success of the debut album 'Conditions' we'll be giving the VidZone application a bit of a makeover in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, UK, France, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg for the Aussie wonders.
They're also touring Europe from late February through to May so head over to their website for more details, then you can catch them live in person not only on VidZone!
Also... Check out new playlists including exciting Hot New Videos to get your teeth into and...wait for it...Yes that's right you demanded it so we've delivered a new METAL playlist with videos from Children of Bodom, Cannibal Corpse, Mudvayne, and The Black Dahlia Murder to name a few.
209w ago - A new third person shooter was announced at the VGA's last night.
Spec Ops: The Line is an upcoming post-apocalyptic shooter video game that takes place in Dubai.
It is currently under development by Yager Development and published by 2K Games for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360.
Below is the debut trailer for Spec Ops: The Line, from the 2009 Video Game Awards.
The video's caption read as follows: "Eliminate the corruption in Dubai in 2K's take on modern warfare."
Check it out, and the official Web site is now live here: http://www.specopstheline.com/index.html
Press Release: 2K Games Announces its Next Big Shooter - Spec Ops: The Line
Narrative-driven military shooter features intense combat and gut-wrenching decisions set against the backdrop of the sandstorm-ravaged city of Dubai
New York, NY - December 14, 2009 - 2K Games, the publisher of the critically acclaimed BioShock and Borderlands, announced today that Spec Ops: The Line is currently in development at YAGER for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.