Archive for the ‘Video Games’ Category

Batman Arkham City Trailer: No Place For a Hero

Batman Arkham City Trailer: No Place For a Hero

Batman Arkham City is the game to beat when it comes to comic book related video games being released this year.  The game is being heralded by an enormous amount of press and a day does not go by without some more info being released, whether it is new images or a new trailer or [...]

New LEGO Star Wars 3 Television Spot

New LEGO Star Wars 3 Television Spot

The LEGO Star Wars series of games for Playstation, Xbox, Wii, and other game consoles have been a surprise hit with fans and critics alike, so there was a fair mount of excitement when LucasArts announced that they were developing a third game in the series last year.  Somehow seeing the Star Wars characters fighting [...]

Next Generation Graphics: Unreal Engine 3 ‘Samaritan’ Demo

Next Generation Graphics: Unreal Engine 3 ‘Samaritan’ Demo

You have to see this.  Not only are computer technology and graphics advancing at an alarming pace, but graphics capabilities devoted solely to video games are charging forward just as hard.  At last week’s Game Developers Conference, Epic Games showed a demo for ‘Samaritian’, a game demonstrating new graphics capabilities using their Unreal Engine 3 [...]

Silent Hill: Revelation 3D Begins Filming

Silent Hill: Revelation 3D Begins Filming

After several delays and setbacks, the sequel to Silent Hill finally begins to film in Toronto. Director Michael J. Bassett (Solomon Kane) signed on to helm Silent Hill: Revelation 3D last fall and since then, things have finally started moving quickly on the highly anticipated sequel. The SneakPeek blog learned a bit more about the [...]

Batman: Arkham City Screenshots

Batman: Arkham City Screenshots

Batman: Arkham City, the highly-anticipated sequel to 2009′s Batman: Arkham Asylum is generating a lot of buzz in the months leading up to its release for Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and PC.  About three weeks ago, we posted several images released by the designers and now there are three more to drool over. Batman: Arkham [...]

More Dragons: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Trailer

More Dragons: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Trailer

Need your daily dragon/Viking video game trailer fix?  Well, you’re in the right place, my boy.  By now, some of you may have already seen the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim trailer, from the makers of award-winning Elder Scrolls IV, but it is definitely worth a second look.  The game is due out in November from Bethesda [...]

The Awesome Legend of Zelda Universe Pic

The Awesome Legend of Zelda Universe Pic

Alright, first off let me say that Legend of Zelda would probably be a terrible movie idea (at least for a non-animated film).  The reasons are fairly obvious, I think, but that does not mean we can’t enjoy some incredible Zelda art every now and then, does it? Japanese artist Ag+ has designed this image [...]

DC Is Still In It To Win It: The DC Universe Online Cinema

DC Is Still In It To Win It: The DC Universe Online Cinema

The guys over at Motherland were asked by DC Comics to throw together a few short films to advertise for the new DC Universe Online game.  They wasted no time in crafting the video below showing various DC Universe characters in all of their colorful splendor.  And yes that is Sinestro looking all green and [...]

Dead Island Game Gets a Poster

Dead Island Game Gets a Poster

Oohhhh yeah! I am so damn excited for the upcoming Dead Island Video game and even more so for the upcoming movie based off the videogame which Sean told you all about earlier on today. So lets recap on Dead Island. The trailer dropped earlier in the week, new screenshots hit the web, a movie [...]

Dead Island Set To Invade Hollywood

Dead Island Set To Invade Hollywood

It did not take long for the trailer for Dead Island, a video game about an island full of zombies, to become a viral hit on the Internet and the developers are not wasting any time, as reports suggest that a search for a writer to pen a screenplay for the movie adaptation has already [...]

Dead Island Screenshots!

Dead Island Screenshots!

Yesterday we brought you the trailer for the upcoming zombie game Dead Island and today ShootForTheHead has uploaded a whack of new stills for the game. A holiday paradise gone mad. A tropical island turns into total chaos after a mysterious zombie outbreak. Cut off from the rest of the world, the player’s only chance [...]

Dragon Day: Redemption Trailer Hits The Web

Dragon Day: Redemption Trailer Hits The Web

Do you need a sword-wielding elven assassin fix?  Well, we’ve got it for you here.  We announced a couple of days ago that actress and writer Felicia Day had signed on to star in a web-based adaptation of the popular Dragon Age series of games called Dragon Age: Redemption.  Well, it did not take long [...]

Dead Island Zombie Game Trailer

Dead Island Zombie Game Trailer

Rarely does a trailer for a game impress me on an emotional level .Sure trailers can impress with their visuals but the trailer for the upcoming zombie game Dead Island does more then impress with visuals it gives you an ‘oh yeah’ moment with the story that unfolds. If you love zombie games your gonna [...]

New Screenshots From Highly-Anticipated Batman: Arkham City

New Screenshots From Highly-Anticipated Batman: Arkham City

Rocksteady Games has released four screenshots from Batman: Arkham City, the sequel to 2009′s Batman: Arkham Asylum game.  The studio has confirmed what the images reveal, that the game will feature appearances from the Joker, Harlequin, and other staple characters from the Batman franchise. Batman: Arkham City sends players into the epicenter of crime and [...]

Felicia Day of The Guild To Star in Dragon Age: Redemption

Felicia Day of The Guild To Star in Dragon Age: Redemption

Actress and author Felicia Day of The Guild has signed on to write, direct, and star in a web-based series based on the popular game Dragon Age, which first came to the attention of gamers in 2009 with the release of Dragon Age: Origins.  In the six-part online series, entitled Dragon Age: Redemption, Day will star [...]

Captain America Super Soldier Screenshots

Captain America Super Soldier Screenshots

Captain America: Super Soldier™ is slated for release in summer 2011 and will be available on Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system, Wii™ and Nintendo DS™ home video game system. From SEGA we have a sneak peak at 4 new screenshots for the game below. Captain America: Super [...]

X-Men Destiny Game Trailer

X-Men Destiny Game Trailer

From MARVEL we have your first look at the game trailer for X-Men Destiny. A new breed of mutant heroes will invade game consoles next fall in X-Men: Destiny, from Marvel Entertainment and Activision. The all-new original video game casts players as new mutant recruits in a rich, branching storyline that features a deep element [...]

Transformers War For Cybertron New Downloadable Content

Transformers War For Cybertron New Downloadable Content

The battle for CYBERTRON continues as Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced today that the TransformersTM: War for Cybertron Map and Characters Pack 2 is available now for download on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. Based on Hasbro’s iconic TRANSFORMERS brand, the downloadable content [...]

Halo Movie Still a Priority for Microsoft

Halo Movie Still a Priority for Microsoft

With the Halo franchise now reaching epic levels, to the tune of about $2 Billion, it’s a wonder that a movie based on the popular video game has taken so long to make it into production. Most would agree that put in the right hands, the story could be translated to a movie of epic [...]

BioShock Film Still Active

BioShock Film Still Active

It seems that the BioShock film has been stuck in production hell for quite some time now, but it looks as though there still may be some hope for its release. The game’s creator Ken Levine recently talked with Kotaku and gave them some updated information in regards to the film’s status and said it [...]

Spider Man Shattered Dimensions New Vignette

Spider Man Shattered Dimensions New Vignette

From the games creators we have a brand new video for Spiderman Shattered Dimensions featuring Spidey’s negative zone costume that renders him practically invisible. Shattered Dimensions, the newest entry of non-stop heroic action to star the iconic wall-crawler. The video game is scheduled for release in September 2010 and will allow players to travel through four [...]

Silent Hill Sequel Making Noise Again

Silent Hill Sequel Making Noise Again

Back in 2006, we were given yet another video game film adaptation in Silent Hill. Oddly enough, this is probably one of the best video game-to-film conversions we’ve seen. Shortly after the film’s release, a sequel was commissioned and Oscar winner Roger Avery (Pulp Fiction) was chosen to write the script. However, in 2008, Avery wrecked his [...]

A Slew of Batman: Arkham City Goodies

A Slew of Batman: Arkham City Goodies

The sequel to the amazingly fun and popular Batman: Arkham Asylum video game will be heading our way in fall of 2011. In the meantime, CVG has let loose some really interesting tidbits from the upcoming game. From the article: “…we now know that the malevolent Quincy Sharp took credit for getting Arkham Asylum under [...]

New Bioshock 2 Downloadable Content ‘Minervas Den’

New Bioshock 2 Downloadable Content ‘Minervas Den’

2K Games announced today Minerva’s Den*, an all-new single-player focused downloadable game add-on for BioShock® 2 that introduces new characters, locations and mystery to the fiction-rich world of Rapture. In development for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Games for Windows-LIVE, Minerva’s Den is a self-contained [...]

Batman Arkham Asylum Sequel Revealed

Batman Arkham Asylum Sequel Revealed

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced Batman: Arkham CityTM as the title for its follow-up to the award-winning, critically acclaimed hit videogame Batman: Arkham AsylumTM. Batman: Arkham City will be available for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Games for Windows PC and the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system [...]

Kick Ass Game Price Drops in Time for DVD Release

Kick Ass Game Price Drops in Time for DVD Release

WHA Entertainment, a publisher and developer of entertainment games based on leading IP Franchises, announced today a new lower price of $9.99 for Kick-Ass for the Sony PlayStation Network (PSN). The new lower price comes just in time for the release of the major motion picture on DVD and Blue Ray, which are both available starting tomorrow [...]

Starcraft 2 Sells 1.5Million Copies… in 48 Hours

Starcraft 2 Sells 1.5Million Copies… in 48 Hours

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. today announced that StarCraft® II: Wings of LibertyTM achieved a day-one sales milestone of more than 1 million copies sold worldwide, making it the best-selling PC game of 2010 within its first 24 hours of availability.* The game went on to sell a total of more than 1.5 million copies in its [...]

Force Unleashed 2 Trailer From E3

Below from E3 you can checkout the AWESOME trailer for Star Wars Force Unleashed 2! With Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II, the epic story continues as players once again assume the role of the devastatingly powerful Starkiller – Darth Vader’s secret apprentice set during the largely unexplored era between Star Wars: Episode III Revenge [...]

HALO Movie Not so Dead

HALO Movie Not so Dead

Good news kids. Seems the HALO movie is not so dead afterall. TeamXbox reports that the movie has a new shot at life in the form of a screenplay from Stuart Beattie. The Australian screenwriter is famous for writing Pirates of the Caribbean, Collateral and the upcoming G.I. Joe and Gears of War big screen [...]