265w ago - JoWooD Productions issued a press release late yesterday announcing plans to release a Blu-ray disc containing a compilation of thirty games from all genres: Racing, Action, Sport, Logic, RPG and Adventure games.
Retailing at €29.99, some titles included on the disc are SpellForce, SpellForce: Breath of Winter, Gothic 2, and Spaceforce: Rogue Universe.
Unfortunately, it won't likely be released outside of Europe and it's on a PC Blu-Ray disc scheduled for a release at the end of November.
Press Release: Liezen, Austria, November 5th 2008; 30 Top-Games on one Blu-Ray-Disc. JoWooD Productions announces a huge compilation of 30 games out of the successful LineUp on one disc, retailing at € 29,99. This great compilation has included top-games from all genres: Racing-, Action-, Sport-, Logic-, RPG- and Adventuregames!
Blu Ray 30 in 1 Collection: Neighbours from Hell Compilation - Spellforce The Order of Dawn - Spellforce Breath of Winter - Freak Out - Aquadelic - Gothic 2 - Australia Zoo - Ski Racing 2005 - Spaceforce Roque Universe - Aura 1 - Safecracker - Future Tactics Super Power 2 - Die Gilde Gold - Panzer Elite: FoG - Flyboys - Besieger - Domination - Against Rome - Eishockey Manager - Itch - Usher - Railroad Pioneer - Car Tycoon - Aquanox 1 - Die Völker 2 - Far West - Fussball...
266w ago - Per Namco Bandai, new support characters and single player missions highlight five months of original content for Naruto's PlayStation 3 system debut.
Press Release: Santa Clara, Calif., - Leading video games publisher and developer NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc., today announced plans for free downloadable content for NARUTO™: Ultimate Ninja┬® STORM (based on the popular NARUTO™ animated series from VIZ Media), exclusively for the PLAYSTATION┬®3 computer entertainment system.
From the week of the game's retail launch on November 4, 2008 through March 2009, new support characters such as the infamous Sound Four and original single player missions will be made available for download on a regular basis, giving players even more ways to fight and explore in the world of ninja.
The following support characters, each accompanied by an additional single player mission, will be available for free download from the PLAYSTATION┬®Network for the PLAYSTATION 3 system on the dates below:
- November 6, 2008: Shizune
- December 4, 2008: Asuma
- December 18, 2008: Kurenai
- January 8, 2009: Anko
- January 22, 2009: Jirobo
- February 5, 2009: Kidoumaru
- February 19 2009: Tayuya
- March 5, 2009: Sakon
266w ago - Blizzard's going large for the launch of Wrath of the Lich King, with its central UK event to take place at midnight on November 12 at HMV on London's Oxford Street.
"We've been looking forward to these launch events all year," said Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime.
"This is one of the few opportunities we get to meet with players in person, and we can't wait to celebrate the release of Wrath of the Lich King with them."
Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase the standard edition of the game as well as the limited Collector's Edition, which contains The Art of World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King hardback book; Frosty, an exclusive in-game frost wyrm pet; a behind-the-scenes DVD; the official soundtrack containing 21 tracks; an exclusive mouse pad displaying a map of the newly opened continent of Northrend; and two World of Warcraft Trading Card Game starter decks with two exclusive cards available only in the Collector's Edition.
Be warned: the launch of The Burning Crusade was the biggest game's release we've ever seen in London. Get there early. And expect chaos.
Press Release: WORLD OF WARCRAFT┬®: WRATH OF THE LICH KING™ MIDNIGHT STORE OPENINGS
Blizzard Entertainment┬® announces midnight store openings across...
268w ago - The original 1989 classic is set to debut on the PlayStation 3 with a next-gen makeover via PSN.
Press Release: SAN FRANCISCO - October 20, 2008 - Today, Ubisoft announced that Prince of Persia┬® Classic will be releasing on the PlayStation┬®Network on October 23, 2008.
Developed by Ubisoft Sofia, this remake of the groundbreaking, critically acclaimed 1989 game features the original's expansive level design, deadly swordplay, puzzle solving and storyline.
Designed with Next-Gen consoles in mind, Prince of Persia┬® Classic features revamped character designs and animations as well as impressive visual and lighting effects in order to give the game a 3D look.
Even longtime fans of the original are sure to be in for a surprise when they come across newly added traps, puzzles and enemies. Prince of Persia┬® Classic for the PlayStation┬®Network will have an ESRB rating of "T" for Teen.
About Prince of Persia Classic
While the Sultan of Persia is away for a war, the evil Vizier seizes the throne for himself. He has also imprisoned the beautiful Princess and has given her an hour to decide her fate - marry him or die.
As the courageous Prince, you have 60 minutes to complete the mission of saving the Princess from her deadly fate.
268w ago - Activision announced today NPPL Championship Paintball 2009, an officially National Professional Paintball League licensed title that features multiple game modes, officially-licensed gear, and authentic tournament locations and field layouts from the NPPL.
Below is the press release with the announcement along with a screenshot of the game:
ACTIVISION PUBLISHING ANNOUNCES THE UPCOMING RELEASE OF NPPL CHAMPIONSHIP PAINTBALL 2009, A NEW KIND OF COMPETITIVE FIRST PERSON ACTION EXPERIENCE
SANTA MONICA, CA -October, 17 2008 - Load up the hopper, lower the mask, and take cover for the most realistic next-generation paintball game ever as Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announces NPPL (National Professional Paintball League) Championship Paintball 2009. This officially licensed title is coming in late 2008 for the Xbox 360┬® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION┬®3 and PlayStation┬®2 computer entertainment systems, and Wii™.
"We appreciate the fact that the bar has been raised with extreme sports games, and that paintball enthusiasts demand an obsessive attention to detail. Our goal has been to over-deliver in a way that pleases both camps," said Shawn Walker, NPPL President. "It's been a long wait for next-gen paintball experience,...