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Final Fantasy XIII – Serah Revealed

Posted in Final Fantasy XIII, Final Fantasy XIII Japanese Launch Portal, PlayStation 3, Square Enix, Xbox 360 with tags , , , on September 9, 2009 by Jonathan Cullen

FFXIII SerahSome HD footage of Final Fantasy XIII was shown on Japanese  TV overnight, which showed for the first time the character Serah.

She’s been mentioned before in the Kickoff trailer in January, as well as the Jump Fiesta trailer with the release of Advent Children Complete in the US. But she hasn’t featured in a trailer until now.

According to reports going around the web (we dont know if this true or not. Maybe our brain is pulling tricks), Serah is Snow’s missus and is the one “who saved us” according to Snow in the two trailers mentioned.

Get the footage after the jump. Game was confirmed for December 17th in Japan yesterday.

Thanks to UFFS for the asset.

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Guitar Hero 5 Takes Customisation to the Next Level

Posted in Activision, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 with tags , , , on September 3, 2009 by David Pitchforth

Guitar Hero V

With the release of Guitar Hero 5 and The Beatles: Rock Band only a few short days away, you may be wondering which of these rhythmic heavyweights should get your hard earned money. In an bid to convince you that Guitar Hero 5 is the way to go, we received news today about some of the options for Create-A-Rocker.

To create a more authentic experience, Activision has team up with several real world instrument makers, footwear and equipment brands, all of whom are creating virtual equipment for you to use in game. With brands such as Ernie Bell, Ibanez, Krank, Line 6 and many more, there are plenty of options for creating the rock god you always wanted to be. Full details after the jump.

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Colin McRae: DiRT 2 Goes On Tour

Posted in Codemasters, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Network, Xbox 360, Xbox Live with tags , , , on August 28, 2009 by James Love

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Codemasters today unleashed another trailer for DiRT 2 with nine locations revealed, ranging from the dusty desert tracks of Morocco to the serene mountains of China, sweeping up past fields in Yangshuo.

Over one hundred events will be playable in DiRT 2 too, along with varying game modes ranging from classic rally racing to Last Man Standing where every thirty seconds the racer in last place is eliminated until just one driver remains.

The brand new trailer follows the jump.

DiRT 2 launches on all systems on September 8th in the US and September 11th in the UK. If you wish to whet your appetite there is currently a demo of DiRT 2 on the Xbox Live Marketplace and on the PlayStation Store in the EU.

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Cologne 2009: New ModNation Racers Trailer Shown

Posted in GamesCOM - Cologne 2009, PlayStation 3, Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, Trade Shows 2009 with tags , on August 20, 2009 by James Love


A new trailer for ModNation Racers was shown today at GamesCom by developers United Front Games. The trailer shows a track being created in a desert, with the initial track being built and the land around it being sculpted and tweaked.

As always, the trailer is after the jump.

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Cologne 2009: Final Fantasy XIV Gameplay

Posted in GamesCOM - Cologne 2009, PlayStation 3, Square Enix, Trade Shows 2009 with tags , , on August 19, 2009 by James Love

Final Fantasy XIV

An alpha build of Square Enix’s upcoming FF MMO was debuted at GamesCom today.

Final Fantasy XIV is set to launch on PS3 in 2010.

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Cologne 2009: Dante’s Inferno Trailer

Posted in EA, GamesCOM - Cologne 2009, PlayStation 3, Trade Shows 2009, Xbox 360 with tags , , , , on August 19, 2009 by James Love


Straight out of GamesCom, this is the newest trailer for EA’s God of War rival Dante’s Inferno.

The trailer shows some shots of the various antagonists we’ll meet as we descend through Hell and showcases the 7 circles.

Dante’s Inferno launches February 12th 2010 in the EU and February 9th in the U.S. on Xbox 360 and PS3.

Check the new trailer after the jump.

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Cologne 2009: SingStar: Beatles coming

Posted in EA, GamesCOM - Cologne 2009, PlayStation 3, Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, Trade Shows 2009 with tags , , , , , on August 18, 2009 by James Love


MCV are reporting that Sony have tied a deal with EA to release a SingStar game based on the songs of 60’s band The Beatles.

The game is set to launch in September this year along side the The Beatles: Rock Band game from EA, and it will be an instrument-free port of the game to a degree.

The Beatles will be the fourth band to have their own dedicated SingStar game following in the steps of ABBA, Queen and Take That.