FIFA 13 Wii U contains features exclusive to GamePad
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FIFA 13 Wii U contains features exclusive to GamePad

FIFA 13 will contain features exclusive to Nintendo’s GamePad when it releases on Wii U. According to ONM, players will be able to adjust tactics, pass, and tackle using the tablet, and to control different players, they just need to be tapped on the touchscreen. If an attacking opponent is tapped, the payer can then ... Read More»
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EA Q1 – Battlefield 3 Premium sold over 1.3M subscriptions
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EA Q1 – Battlefield 3 Premium sold over 1.3M subscriptions

EA has announced its financials results for Q1 of its current fiscal year, noting its Battlefield 3 Premium Service has 1.3 million subscriptions. The firm also announced in the release news, which broke just before its financials, that SWTOR would go free-to-play in November. It will allow players to chose a $14.99 premium monthly subscription ... Read More»
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The PlayStation Store Summer Sale starts tomorrow
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The PlayStation Store Summer Sale starts tomorrow

Sony has announced the PlayStation Store Summer Sale will be offering around 50 titles for cheap starting tomorrow, August 1. Deals on the likes of LA Noire Complete Edition (was €39.99, now €23.99, with an additional 15% off for Plus members) and Midnight Club: Los Angeles Complete Edition (was €24.99, now €17.99, with an additional ... Read More»
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FIFA 13 Kinect features video includes vindictive umpires
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FIFA 13 Kinect features video includes vindictive umpires

FIFA 13′s Kinect support includes such delights as referees getting snarky at you if you swear. Mainly, the voice recognition is used so the player can choose formations, make substitutions and call plays. Unfortunately, it also lets the umpires hear when you vent after a bad call. You won’t be penalised immediately for letting out ... Read More»
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Sing when winning: Pro Evo 13′s bid to recapture the title
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Sing when winning: Pro Evo 13′s bid to recapture the title

As the titans of the video game premiership prepare for their latest head-to-head, Stace Harman speaks to the Pro Evolution Soccer team about the past, present and future of the beautiful game. Pro Evo 2013 Pro Evolution 2013 will mark the 12th release in the series. Check out Sam’s attempt to avenge England’s recent Euro ... Read More»
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Shiren the Wanderer 4 Plus screens show new dungeons, Twitter support
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Shiren the Wanderer 4 Plus screens show new dungeons, Twitter support

Spike Chunsoft has released a set of screenshots for Mystery Dungeon: Shiren the Wanderer 4 Plus, which is slated for release on PSP in Japan in October. The game will include three new dungeons, as well as widescreen and Twitter support. The game will cost ¥4,620 at retail and ¥4,000 through PSN. Head on over ... Read More»
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Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time launch trailer lands ahead of Tuesday release
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Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time launch trailer lands ahead of Tuesday release

Career Soft’s classic tactical RPG finally sees western launch next week, so catch up on the dramatically scored trailer for Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time. Maybe you don’t know what Wayfarer of Time is but let me tell you, I looked it up and it is Kind of a Big Deal. It is not only considered ... Read More»
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Natsume puts various titles on sale, offers free E3 tote bag with purchase
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Natsume puts various titles on sale, offers free E3 tote bag with purchase

Natsume has expanded its online store offerings and is also hosting a sale on various items. It’s also offering up a 15th Anniversary Harvest Moon series item absolutely free with purchase until August 10. “We’ve added two fan-requested titles to the store, and discounted some of our best sellers.” said Hiro Maekawa, ptesident and CEO ... Read More»
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EU PS Store update, July 25 – LEGO Batman 2: DC Superheroes, PES 2013 demo
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EU PS Store update, July 25 – LEGO Batman 2: DC Superheroes, PES 2013 demo

Sony has updated the European end of the PS Store with demos for Foosball 2012 and PES 2013, and the arrival of LEGO Batman 2: DC Superheroes on the store. Get the full update below. PlayStation Plus Move Fitness – 20% off Sports Champions – 20% off Hustle Kings – 25% off Top Darts – ... Read More»
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PES 2013: facing off against Italy one Balotelli at a time
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PES 2013: facing off against Italy one Balotelli at a time

The PES 2013 demo arrived online today, and VG247′s Sam Clay did his best trying beat the wily Italian football team, one Balotelli at a time. How did Sam fair? In his own words, he’s rather “terrible” at it. The demo is available now on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360, and the teams you can ... Read More»
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PlayStation Network maintenance scheduled for Thursday night
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PlayStation Network maintenance scheduled for Thursday night

The European PlayStation Network (that includes Australia and New Zealand) is going down for scheduled maintenance from 4:00PM BST July 26 to 8:00AM BST July 27. As usual, the outage will close the PS Store, account management and registration, but if you’re signed in when the window starts you may be able to continue online ... Read More»
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Capcom USA staffer hints at imminent Monster Hunter announce
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Capcom USA staffer hints at imminent Monster Hunter announce

In an introductory post, Capcom’s new associate online and community specialist Yuri Araujo has dropped a hint that a new Monster Hunter release may finally make it to the west. “I actually joined as a user specifically to inquire (read: complain) about the situation regarding Monster Hunter 2 (dos) Western release back in 2005/06 – ... Read More»
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Shiren the Wanderer 4 PSP port his Japan in October
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Shiren the Wanderer 4 PSP port his Japan in October

Spike Chunsoft told Famitsu it plans to port Shiren the Wanderer 4 to PSP and release it in October. The titles will be called Shiren the Wanderer 4 Plus on the system, and will include three new dungeons and Twitter support, according to Siliconera. The original game was released on Nintendo DS in 2010. The ... Read More»
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Best Buy Summer Blow Out slashes prices
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Best Buy Summer Blow Out slashes prices

Hey US friends, if you have any money left after Steam’s efforts, head on into Best Buy to enjoy its Summer Blow Out sale. There are some ridiculous bargains including a number of last holiday season’s triple-A release for under $10, plus plenty of classics and accessories. Use the platform menu in the top right ... Read More»
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Four more titles lose online support from Sony
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Four more titles lose online support from Sony

Sony has pulled online multiplayer support for four more games, with servers shutting down at various times. Here’s the list: The Eye of Judgment Legend (PSP) – August 31; MotorStorm Pacific Rift (PS3), MotorStorm Arctic Edge (PSP), and SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo 3 (PSP) – October 1. For the entire list of games which no longer ... Read More»
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