Sonic and the sega all-stars race toward the app store

 

SEGA of America, Inc. and SEGA Europe Ltd. today announced that Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing is coming to iPhone and iPod touch. The mobile edition of this speedy title will include all the familiar faces and events players have enjoyed on other platforms when it drifts onto the App Store this spring.

Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing puts players on the track and in the shoes of a host of popular SEGA characters, from the blue blur himself to AiAi and Dr. Eggman, each with their own unique vehicle. Players must use their driving skills to drift and dodge their way to a checkered flag in a variety of single-player modes, as well as local multiplayer race and battle modes via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.

Three kingdoms brawler coming to pc this spring from the9 interactive , inc.

 

The9 Interactive, Inc., an interactive entertainment publisher, today announced their first title, Three Kingdoms Brawler, will be released this Spring as a free-to-play action MMO for Windows PC.

Three Kingdoms Brawler takes the classic side-scrolling arcade beat-em-up and updates it for a new generation of online gamers. Inspired by the events and battles of the Three Kingdoms era in China, players take control of legendary warriors fighting to determine the future of the country. By choosing their guiding spirit and hero class, players can customize their fighting experience to their own personal skills. As they progress they will upgrade their combo moves, armor, and weapons, becoming even more powerful and able to face the challenges ahead. The fight cannot be won alone, however. By joining and fighting together, the heroes will be able to face ever increasing odds and emerge victorious.

inFamous 2 New Karma Trialer

New Halo Reach DLC coming March 15th

The next installment of DLC is hitting Halo Reach March 15th for 800 Microsoft points, we are also planing to hold a tournament featuring the new DLC so stay tune for details coming soon.

SEGA announce Virtua Tennis 4 Release Date

SEGA has announced  Virtua Tennis 4 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360  and Wii will hit stores across North America on May 10, 2011.

As spring hits and tennis fever takes over the world, top tennis stars warm up and head for the courts to battle it out and be crowned No 1. Relive the tension and excitement with Virtua Tennis 4 by taking on the likes of tennis heroes Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Andy Murray, Juan Martin Del Porto and Caroline Wozniacki. Experience the same intense drama as you build up your Match Momentum gauge, and revel in your form as your player grows in confidence.

Pokémon Announces New Black & White Trading Card Game

An exciting new Pokémon Trading Card Game expansion has arrived! With the Pokémon TCG: Black & White expansion, you can discover a legion of over 70 never-before-seen Pokémon from the newly explored Unova region, including new starter Pokémon Snivy, Tepig, and Oshawott, as well as powerful new Pokémon like Zoroark, Galvantula, Reuniclus, plus many more! The new Pokémon TCG: Black & White expansion comes battle-ready with over 110 cards, including the Legendary Reshiram and Zekrom, both featuring never-before-seen art that covers the entire card! Best of all, only Pokémon from the Unova region appear in the expansion! Enter a bigger Pokémon world with Pokémon TCG: Black & White!

L.A. Noire Box Art

L.A. Noire  comes out on May 17 for the PS3 and 360

Battlefield 3: First Gameplay Trailer

Nintendo announces a new Pokemon Black and White Limited-Edition Etched Nintendo DSi Bundle

Starting March 6, Nintendo will offer consumers an especially exciting way to experience the new Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version video games. Two limited-edition etched black and white Nintendo DSi bundles will be available at retailers while supplies last.

The black system bundles will be packaged with the Pokémon Black Version game, while the white system bundles will be packaged with a copy of the Pokémon White Version game. Both the black systems and white systems will feature the new Legendary Pokémon Reshiram and Zekrom etched onto the casing. Reshiram and Zekrom are among the more than 150 never-before-seen Pokémon introduced in Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version. The bundles will also include a custom Pokémon Nintendo DSi carrying case. Each bundle will be offered at a suggested retail price of $179.99.

Gears of War 3 gets a release date!

Gears of War 3 is the glorious conclusion to one of the most memorable sagas in video games’ history and this is a date you certainly don’t want to miss.

The story takes place eighteen months after the events of Gears of War 2 and the loss of the human stronghold of Jacinto.  Marcus, Baird, Dom and company continue their fight to save human civilisation, as they battle the Locust and face new threats from within the planet throughout the campaign mode.

Here is what else you can expect from 2011’s most highly anticipated game:

SEGA’s Dreamcast Collection


The Dreamcast Collection includes fan favorites Sonic Adventure, Crazy Taxi, SEGA Bass Fishing and Space Channel 5: Part 2. Players will get to enjoy four very different Dreamcast experiences, from hopping behind the steering wheel of Crazy Taxi, to taking things a little slower by luring in their fish before catching them hook, line and sinker with SEGA Bass Fishing. Alternatively, take over as intergalactic news reporter Ulala in Space Channel 5: Part 2 and dance your way past the evil Rhythm Rogues, or make it all about speed in Sonic’s first Dreamcast outing, Sonic Adventure!

Nintendo Reveals Launch-Day Lineup of 18 Nintendo 3DS Games

On day one, new Nintendo 3DS owners will have plenty of video games to keep them busy. Nintendo and its third-party publishing partners have made sure that people who buy a system on March 27 will be able to choose from a variety of experiences that leverage the system’s new features. A steady and diverse stream of games of all kinds will keep the fun going, with more than 30 Nintendo 3DS games total launching before the E3 Expo in early June.

iSink U game FREE for iPhone today!

iSink U, is now free for the iPhone for a limited of time! iSink U is a classic naval strategy game.

Game Features:

- Command a squadron of 4 boats and 1 submarine in exciting battles that won’t end until Poseidon himself surrenders the sea to your might!

- A new attack system factors skill into this classic game by introducing decisions based on action points

- In each round choose to move a ship, fire a primary weapon, or unleash the latest breakthrough in naval technology

Update on our next San Diego Tournament

Last week we introduced a new event that we are planing to do in San Diego (you can read here) as we stated before as soon as we hit the 25 people mark we will book the location and post up the when and where. And I’m pleased to announce that in the short time of the announcement we already had a ton of people RSVP for the event and we’ve almost hit the 25 mark, several of which are teams. So RSVP asap to lock you or your team in just in case we have limited space for the event.

Fanboygaming.com Marvel vs Capcom 3 San Diego Tournament

Need For Speed: Shift 2 Unleashed Pagani Huayra

Dead Island Trailer

UBISOFT AND Xbox Live Announce Tom Clancy’s Deal of the Week Promotion

Today members of Xbox LIVE Gold can save 50% off Tom Clancy’s games, game add-on and avatar gear.  Tom Clancy’s game brands included in this Deal of the Week are Splinter Cell, Ghost Recon, H.A.W.X and EndWar.   For a complete list of 50% off sale items, go to: http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Promotion/dealoftheweek.

Content includes:

•     Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter 2 Co-op Collection

•     Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter 2 Co-op Collection 2

•     Splinter Cell Conviction Deniable Ops Insurgency Pack

•     Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter Chapter 2

•     HAWX Air Supremacy Pack

Deep Silver announce Risen 2: Dark Waters

Deep Silver and Piranha Bytes today officially revealed their new game Risen 2: Dark Waters, the successor of the popular role-playing game Risen. With an expanded setting, a fresh story and characters and an all-new technical foundation, Risen 2 will expand the success of the Risen franchise worldwide.

Weekly Nintendo downloads

Virtual Console

Faxanadu
Original platform: NES
Publisher: Hudson Entertainment
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) – Mild Fantasy Violence, Use of Tobacco
Price: 500 Wii Points
Description: You are an adventurer who has just returned to his hometown, the Elf town of Eolis, at the base of the World Tree. You find the village in peril: The Elven water supply has dried up, monsters are causing chaos and the once-proud Tree is slowly wilting. Equipped with the last of the King’s money and the trust of the people, you set out to climb the World Tree, braving obstacles, fiends and dangers to discover the source of this corruption. Wield weapons and magic, get hints from townsfolk and experience a world of new environments as you ascend to the top of the world.

Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Tournament

We held a Marvel vs. Capcom tournament at the Microsoft Store in Fashion Valley Mall last night.

Check out some images of the event

We  had a couple of  in-game winners who got special prizes.

1st player to do a 60 hit combo

and our honorable mention:

Here are our winners from the event: 1st place got a copy of a Special Edition Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and 2nd place got 1600 Microsoft Points. Congrats!

Deep Silver Confirms Film Rights for Dead Island not yet Sold

Looks like a lot of people jumped the gun on this story, since video games publisher Deep Silver revealed the upcoming game Dead Island this week, its accompanying promotional trailer has created a tremendous amount of buzz in the internet community and has been hailed a “Must See” throughout.

As a result, Deep Silver has received a massive amount of interest in the film adaptation rights to the Dead Island IP. Contrary to rumors that have been circulating, neither the film rights nor any other licenses have yet been sold by Deep Silver, which is the sole IP holder of the Dead Island brand.

Call of Duty: Black Ops Tournament

We held a Call of Duty: Black Ops tournament at the Microsoft Store in Fashion Valley Friday February 18th.

Here are some pics of the event:

1st Place team won a copy of Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and 2nd place got 1600 Microsoft Points each, Congrats!

Thank you to everyone who joined us and played, and thank you to Microsoft Store for having us.

Keep checking Fanboygaming.com for more info on our upcoming events.

Call of Duty: Black Ops — DOA & Five are Getting Unlocked!

Call of Duty: Black Ops is getting unlocked for President’s Day Weekend! Starting now, two levels are being unlocked for Xbox 360, PS3  and PC– DOA and Five.

DOA, or Dead Ops Arcade puts you and up to three other soldiers in a pursuit of the Cosmic Silverback; tracking him through a gauntlet of arenas filled with traps, treasure and waves of flesh-hungry zombies.

Five features four significant real-life figures from the Cold War era: John F. Kennedy, Robert McNamara, Fidel Castrol and Richard Nixon. They are all meeting in the Pentagon when zombies break in and start attacking.

Coverage of our Black Ops Team Tourment 2/18

Here’s some clips from our recent Call of Duty Black Ops team tournament last night, we had a great turn out even with the rain congrats to the winning team who each won a copy of Marvel vs Capcom 3 hope they practice for tonight’s Marvel vs Capcom  3 tournament.

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