Highlights for 8/10:
Red Faction Guerrilla – Game Trial
Qore August Episode
PixelJunk Racers Second Lap – Limited time discount – Early release for PS Plus members only
Last Chance, Get Them While You Can – Coming down next Tuesday (8/10):
Field Runners – Mini – FREE
Super Stardust (PlayStation Plus price $5.00, original price $9.99)
Gravity Crash (PlayStation Plus price $5.00, original price $9.99)
Super Stardust HD Team add-on Pack (PlayStation Plus price $2.50, original price $4.99)
Super Stardust HD Solo add-on Pack (PlayStation Plus price $2.50, original price $4.99)
Resistance 2 Aftermath Multiplayer Map Pack (PlayStation Plus price $2.00, original price $3.99)
The video above demonstrates how Microvision’s prototype device is being used to provide a more immersive first person-shooter experience with Capcom’s Lost Planet: Colonies Edition.
It looks pretty cool to me and the game looks great, i can’t wait to get my hands on this devise.
EA announced today that all new copies of NBA ELITE 11 will include a one-time download code that will enable users to access three modes of NBA JAM – Play Now, Classic Campaign and Online. Already set to revolutionize the way basketball simulation games are played with new Hands-On Control, the inclusion of the NBA JAM modes will make NBA ELITE 11 the ultimate basketball videogame experience available, on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 , when it is released on October 5, 2010.
Soundgarden and Activision break new ground in epic collaboration for launch of Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock
Hot on the heels of their highly anticipated reunion, GRAMMY award-winning rockers Soundgarden and Activision Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock will come together this September in a groundbreaking collaboration. With the launch of Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, fans and gamers alike will get full access to the band’s all new 12-song career-spanning new album as downloadable content. Delivering fans original content exclusively playable in Guitar Hero, axe shredders, drummers and fearless frontmen will also have the opportunity to rock out to “Black Rain,” the band’s amazing, all-new single, as part of the 90+ on-disc song selection of shredtastic rock music.
If you play as much as i do you probably have the same issue i had, my thumb stick were all slick and worn out from hours of gaming. Well lucky for me my friends at Grip-it sent me a pair to try on my controllers to fix that issue, after about a minute to put them on, best way to put them on if turn them inverted then place them on your thumb sticks and push the sides down around the thumb stick.
Activision has announced that during the quarter ended June 30, 2010, life-to-date map packs for the Call of Duty franchise surpassed 20 million units. Call of Duty remains the #1 best-selling first-person action franchise in the U.S. and Europe, according to The NPD Group, Charttrack and GfK, and has consistently raised the bar for the video game industry with its innovative and engaging online multiplayer experiences and downloadable content offerings. The most recent map pack for the franchise, the Call of Duty : Modern Warfare 2 Resurgence Pack, was released on June 3 for the Xbox LIVE online entertainment network and on July 6 and 7 for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.
id Software and Bethesda Softworks today announced that a limited number of QuakeCon premium registration packages are now available online at the ‘QuakeCon Done Quick’ Reservation Page. Five hundred (500) ‘QuakeCon done Quick’ packages will be available to residents of the United States 18 years of age or older on a first come, first serve basis for a cost of $20.00. This premium package includes express Bring-Your-Own-Computer (BYOC) or general admission registration, a guaranteed spot in the BYOC, priority seating for panels and events, a QuakeCon 2010 t-shirt, as well as a RAGE lithograph signed by key members of the game’s development team. All items included in the package must be picked up on-site at the registration area during show hours in the Hilton Anatole Hotel.
God Of War: Ghost Of Sparta has gotten a special edition of sorts being called The Ultimate DLC Pack. The DLC pack consist of game’s original soundtrack, a PSP theme, a dynamic theme for the PlayStation 3, a PSN avatar, a Legionnaire Kratos skin, and a game directors documentary. Ghost Of Sparta adds 25% more gameplay than Chains of Olympus and will be able to render up to nine enemies on screen at once, Ghost of Sparta is set to trump its PSP predecessor in every way on November 2.
Great heroes of the past and present all know one thing is true: the revolution starts with you. That’s why Microsoft and Lionhead Studios are giving fans the chance to get into the action now before Fable III launches in the U.S. on Oct. 26. With the all-new character creator tool, called the Fable III Villager Maker, fans who pre-order the game can create and bring their personalized villager to life. Your custom in-game villager will deliver to your hero a thrilling new quest and 1,000 gold fortune, and then continue to interact with you on your journey to become ruler of Albion.
I recently found this pretty cool Pikachu picture above and was wondering if there was any other “real” Pokemon pics on the net after an hour or so of searching i was not disappointed.
If you have any cool “real” pokemon pics or anything else send it in and I’ll put it on the site with your name
send your pics to Events@fanboygaming.com
LOCK AND LOAD THE ‘TOP SHOT ELITE’ TO CONFRONT THE WORLD’S DEADLIEST PREDATORS IN CABELA’S DANGEROUS HUNTS 2011 BY ACTIVISION
Suspense and intense first-person action reign in Activision Cabela’s Dangerous Hunts 2011, the first game to utilize the all new TOP SHOT ELITE hunting controller. Coming late fall for Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation3 computer entertainment system, Wii and Nintendo DS, the game unfolds a story of drama and survival as players face kill-or-be-killed scenarios deep in the wild. All of the console versions are available with the TOP SHOT ELITE, the first-of-its-kind wireless controller that allows players to take aim against the world’s deadliest predators.
When the party starts this October, virtual DJ’s and MC’s throughout the universe will fire up two turntable controllers and a microphone and mix it up with Tiësto – one of electronic music’s defining artists, DJ’s and producers – in DJ Hero 2, Activision today revealed. Having worked with the likes of Muse, Justin Timberlake, Jónsi from Sigur Rós, Flo Rida, Sean Kingston and Three 6 Mafia, performed for billions of fans at the opening ceremonies of the Athens Olympics and headlined the Coachella and Bonnaroo music festivals among others, Tiësto has earned his status as the world’s hottest DJ. The GRAMMY® Nominee will be spinning for a new audience as he takes to the virtual ones and twos, delivering a pair of pulse-pounding exclusive mixes and joining the ever-growing roster of playable characters, including Deadmau5, David Guetta, DJ Qbert and others.
Electronic Arts have announced that they are making the limited edition of Medal Of Honor even sweeter. With every purchase of Medal Of Honor limited edition inside will include an invite to Battlefield 3 beta. the limited edition already come packed with great goodies such as MP-7, two special shotguns and camouflage. The PS3 version will include the full game Medal of Honor Frontline, remastered in HD. All Limited Edition versions are listed at a price of $59.99
Scared of speed, stealth and cunning? Hand to hand combat not dumping your dump truck? Afraid of light bending around your enemies? Hate the confusion of wondering where your prey went? Not appreciative of blades? Like words? Then Assassin is what you need to watch out for! The Monday Night Combat Assassin is the scalpel in a world of chainsaws. She is the answer to those annoying questions. She is the reason Pros wake up in a cold sweat. She’s a ghost, an enigma, the whisper of something sinister coming and she’s a chick. This season the Assassin is why you need to watch your back.
First released in December 2009, Depict is a Pictionary-like drawing game that lets players compete with friends and strangers around the world. Depict is the ultimate multiplayer drawing and guessing game, featuring multiple choice answers for fast-paced, addicting game play. And with only 5 rounds per game, it’s easy to jump in and play at any time. Depict 1.6 has been updated with enhanced OpenFeint community features that make it easier for players to share the game with their friends.