samedi 12 décembre 2009

Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition Preview Trailer

Capcom released a preview trailer of Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition :

Source : Youtube 

vendredi 11 décembre 2009

New Super Mario Bros Wii Success

Nintendo announced New Super Mario Bros Wii has sold more than 2 million copies in North America.
"Nintendo products top’s Most Wished For and Most Gifted lists for video games, and Wii remains at or near the top of the most-searched for video game terms on Yahoo!" said NoA sales and marketing VP Cammie Dunaway. "As families and friends gather for the holidays, Nintendo games offer the best shared experiences."

Source : Gamasutra 

Bayonetta Contest

In order to cebrate the European release of Bayonetta, Sega will give away 5 copies of Bayonetta on PS3 signed by Hideki Kamiya plus one limited edition replica bayonetta gun.
You just need to answer one question : Bayonetta game director Hideki Kamiya is renowned for directing the first of which other third-person action series ?

Send your answer here 

Source : Eurogamer 

jeudi 10 décembre 2009

Name of PS3 Wand leaked

During the UBS Global Media Conference, EA CEO Riccitiello revealed the name of the PS3 Wand.
"In the coming year, both Sony and Microsoft have announced new controllers. Motion sensor controls, Natal and Gem, these are likely to bring new consumers into the marketplace" said Riccitiello.

Source : scrawlfx 

mercredi 9 décembre 2009

PS3 Vs Xbox360 version of Final Fantasy XIII

Square Enix mentioned The PS3 version of Final Fantasy XIII will have uncompressed audio and video on a single Blu-Ray Disc. The Xbox 360 version will have compressed Audio and video on 3 DVDs.

Source : Perezstart 

French Court in Favour of Flash Cart Sellers

The French Court found Max Louarn and his company Divineo not guilty. Nintendo will join the prosecutor's appeal. 
"The Divineo France company had already been prohibited by a Hong Kong court to manufacture, market or export products intended to circumvent Nintendo’s technical prevention measures," said Nintendo

Source : Gamasutra 

Playstation 3 Magic Wand

More details emerge on the PS3 magic wand as Sony has filed a patent for an expandable control device via hardware attachment.

Source : Eurogamer 

mardi 8 décembre 2009

Crayon Shin-Chan is Alive

Crayon Shin-Chan should restart with a new Mangaka in Summer 2010. The new mangaka has been praised by Usui's Family according to several sources. 

Source : Asianmoviepulse 

Yakuza 3 to be released

Sega confirmed Yakuza 3 will be released in March 2010 in Europe and North America. The game will be available in Japanese with English subtitles.

Source : Wired 

PSP Minis for PS3

Sony announced PSP Minis will be compatible with the PS3 from December 17, 2009. Players will be able to download the games on the PS3 thanks to a new Minis emulator which will come with the next firmware.
"If you buy a Minis game from the 17th it will work on both platforms so if you have a PS3 and PSP you will only need to buy it once and it will be available to download to your PS3 and your PSP," said  Product Manager James Thorpe.

Source : Eurogamer 

lundi 7 décembre 2009

New Super Mario Wii sells like hot cakes in Japan

New Super Mario Bros Wii sells like hot cakes in Japan with 936,734 units sold during the first week, becoming the fastest selling week one title in the country. The game entered at number 3 in the UK charts after Call of Duty and Assassin's Creed 2.

Source : GamesIndustry 

Resident Evil Motorbike

Capcom has recently partnered with Hollywood Inc. to commission a Resident Evil Motorbike.
"This isn't some crazy corporate bike being built for display instead of riding. Instead, this is an awesome piece of Resident Evil merchandise that you can fire up and take out on the open road," Said  Chris Kramer on his Capcom Blog