Daily Archives: June 2, 2011

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Resurrection DLC dated, detailed

Castlevania Lords of Shadow Resurrection Announcement header

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow will be receiving its second DLC add-on later this month. Titled Resurrection, players will continue their quest from the first DLC release, Reverie, and face down the evil demon known as The Forgotten One. Xbox gamers will be receiving Resurrection first, on June 7 for 800 MS Points, while PS3 gamers will get their chance a week later when it launches on June 14 for $9.99.


PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Infamous 2 demo now on PS Store

Infamous 2 Demo Launch Announcement screenshot

Cole’s battle with his inner demons will continue next week when Infamous 2 hits store shelves on June 7. Gamers itching to give the game a go a little earlier, though, can head over to the PS Store and grab the recently launched demo. The demo includes both story missions and side quests, as well as a chance to try out some of the new powers and parkour moves.


PlayStation 3 News

Call of Duty: Black Ops – Escalation DLC pack now on Steam

Call of Duty: Black Ops Escalation DLC Pack PC Launch screenshot

Black Ops’ latest round of DLC, Escalation, is now available for PC. The $14.99 pack is available on Steam and features four new maps and several additions to Zombie mode. To celebrate the launch, Treyarch is hosting a Double XP weekend for PC gamers starting on Friday, June 3.


PC News

X-Men Arcade launches on App Store

X-Men Arcade App iOS Launch screenshot

X-Men Arcade has hit the App Store for all iOS 3.1.2-powered devices (iPad, iPad 2, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and 3rd generation iPod touch) for $2.99. The 1992 four-player brawler has been revamped to take advantage of the systems’ built-in wireless with drop-in multiplayer support and social networking features, such as Facebook Connect and Game Center. Gamers looking to take on Magneto and his forces on Asteroid M will be able to play as Cyclops, Colossus, Wolverine, Storm, Nightcrawler, and Dazzler.


Apple Handheld

Fallout: New Vegas – Honest Hearts now available for PS3

Fallout New Vegas Honest Hearts PS3 Launch Announcement screenshot

Honest Hearts, the second Obsidian-developed DLC pack for Fallout: New Vegas, is now available for the PS3. Previously released for the 360 and PC, Sony gamers can now join in on the wasteland adventurin’ by heading over to the PS Network and ponying up $9.99.


PlayStation 3 News

Rayman Origins announced, the gang is looking sharp

Rayman Origins Announcement header

Rayman is returning to the realm of the flat this holiday in a new 2D action-adventure platformer, Rayman Origins. Michel Ancel, the creator of Rayman, as well as Beyond Good & Evil and Raving Rabbids, returns to the series with some old favorites in tow. Origins is set to ship for the 360, PS3, and Wii and include over 100 characters, 12 environments, 60 levels, and four-player jump-in/out co-op play. Either solo or with friends, controlling Globox or one of the two Teensies, players must collect pieces of the Glade’s history to put together the story of Rayman’s origins.


PlayStation 3 News, Wii News, Xbox 360 News