At Nintendo World 2011, Hideki Konno demonstrated some gameplay from the long awaited Kid Icarus sequel, Kid Icarus: Uprising. It is actually the third game in the series but the first in 20 years.
It seems late night funnyman Jimmy Fallon has something in common with our own Mario “Wolf 96″ Marquez: they both love them some Uncharted! “It’s the most fun game I’ve ever played,” Fallon says on the clip. He had the designers on the show and treated the gamers in the audience to the debut of gameplay footage of Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception. We now nominate Jimmy Fallon as the “Best Late Night Talk Show Host.”
Nine years after the release of Shenmue II, Sega announced the third entry into the series: Shenmue City, according to Edge. But fans of the first two games will not be seeing it on any consoles though, it is only going to be released on Yahoo! Mobage PC- a social game platform in Japan.
Eich! Mein jawbone!
Just when you thought WWII games were on sabbatical, think again. Of course Captain America: Super Soldier is not your typical WWII game. Captain America was specifically created to battle Nazis, and Super Soldier is a third-person adventure in which he gets to face his archenemy, Red Skull.
Not only was Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands my very first time playing a PoP game, but it was the first time in very long time that I played a platformer that required so much dexterity. To be honest I was turned off to platformers since reviewing some mediocre Sonic games and I wasn’t particularly excited about delving into this one, even though PoP is worlds apart from Sonic.
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves was a critical and commercial success, inhabiting quite a few “best of 2009″ lists. In fact, it holds a special place in the heart of RRB boss Mario Marquez, and he expresses his love here and here. So will we see a sequel any time soon? PlayStation University (via N4G) interviewed developer Naughty Dog to find out the scoop.
Excuse me while I pick up my jaw from the ground. All I can say is Dear. Gawd. The trailer demonstrates how the gameplay seamlessly transitions between 2D and 3D. It basically combines the best elements of classic 2D Metroids with first person perspective of the Prime Trilogy, right down to the sound effects.
For years we’ve known just a scant few details about galactic bounty hunter Samus Aran: that she’s a one woman arsenal, she hates Space Pirates, and that her life is intertwined with those parasitic lifeforms- the Metroids. All that is about to change on June 27.