Friday, September 28, 2007

FIFA 08 for PS3, XBOX 360 & Wii

FIFA 08 for PlayStation 3, XBOX 360 & Nintendo Wii

Released today, FIFA 08 has a completely new game engine on the PlayStation 3 & XBOX 360, with vastly improved graphics, physics & artificial intelligence. A new game mode, Be A Pro, challenges you to play the role of a single player through a whole season. You can also play against real-life opponents with the online leagues & tournaments. FIFA 08 offers complete authenticity with 620 licensed teams, 30 leagues & 15,000 players. The Nintendo Wii version makes the most of the Wii's motion controllers & also provides the chance for your Mii to get in on the action with mini-games in Footii Party...

Visit Electronic Arts official FIFA 08 site

FIFA 08 for PS3, XBOX 360 & Wii

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Everything HALO 3 for XBOX 360

HALO 3 for XBOX 360

In just 24 hours, HALO 3 has become the biggest US entertainment launch ever, taking over $170 million (surpassing the previous record-holder: the movie SPIDER-MAN 3). Microsoft statement: "Not only is HALO 3 setting sales records, it's also redefining entertainment. Within the first 20 hours alone, we've seen more than a million Xbox Live members come online to play HALO 3, the most active day in Xbox Live history..."

HALO 3 places Master Chief in the midst of the Covenant's invasion of Earth, offering access to new weapons, vehicles & equipment (with Bubble Shields, Flares, Trip Mines, etc.), & introducing new game characters. Apart from the stunning high-definition next-generation graphics, HALO 3 also presents dramatic advances in enemy Artificial Intelligence & provides options to record & playback gameplay from any viewpoint

The game is available in 3 Editions: the standard HALO 3 contains the game disc & manual. HALO 3 Limited Collector's Edition comes in a metal case with game disc, manual, interactive bonus disc, & a hardcover book with information & artwork. HALO 3 Legendary Edition has game disc, manual, 2 bonus discs with exclusive content, storyboard artwork, & a scale replica of the Master Chief's helmet!

HALO 3 Legendary Edition for XBOX 360

Also released today, HALO 3: The Official Guide with maps, tactics & secrets revealed by Bungie. If you don't already own a XBOX 360 Console, there's the new HALO 3 Limited Edition XBOX 360. Other HALO-themed XBOX 360 accessories include: HALO 3 Wireless Headset, Spartan Wireless Gamepad, Covenant Wireless Gamepad, Console Modding Kit & Xbox Live 12 month Subscription Card

Visit Bungie's official HALO 3 site

HALO 3 Announcement Trailer

HALO 3 for XBOX 360

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Sony: Tokyo Game Show 2007

At the Tokyo Game Show today, Sony Computer Entertainment Chief Executive, Kazuo Hirai, had some good & bad news for PlayStation 3 owners. The bad news is the virtual reality community Home has had it's launch pushed back from October to "Spring 2008". (See Home - PlayStation 3's Virtual World.) Hirai explained the delay: "We aim to launch this as something that can meet expectations of people all over the world." The good news: Sony are to release a new force-feedback "rumble" controller for the PlayStation 3, the DualShock 3 - available in Japan in November, next spring for North America & Europe. Sony also announced it has acquired British software developers Evolution Studios, creators of the bestselling game MotorStorm