Daily Archives: July 12, 2011

Capcom announces San Diego Comic-Con 2011 festivities

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Capcom is looking to storm San Diego Comic-Con 2011 this year. In addition to demos, there will be panels, tournaments, activities, and limited edition items for sale at the Capcom Store. The company’s booth, #4844, will be the hub for the festivities. For details on the events, check out the list below.



Wicked Monsters Blast-s onto store shelves

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Interworks Unlimited’s Wicked Monsters Blast has hit store shelves for the Wii. The game comes in two editions, standard and in a two-gun bundle. The gallery shooter features four-player multiplayer and 10 stages filled with puzzles and targets to ding. Each level has its own theme and objectives, including feeding hippos in the curiously titled No Mercy for Hippos. But in the end, don’t we all just want to shoot a bird pretending to be a suave colonel?


Wii News

Hideo Kojima & Co. to meet and greet at San Diego Comic-Con 2011

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Heading to San Diego Comic-Con 2011? Want to meet Hideo Kojima? Lucky you! The man himself will be holding court at a signing event on Thursday, July 21 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in room 16 AB. It might be tough to get a spot—no lining up before 11—but those who do will get a chance to meet not only Mr. Metal Gear Solid but also other members of Kojima Productions. Joining him for the signing session will be the studio’s art director, Yoji Shinkawa, and the actress behind the voices of Raging Raven and Strangelove, Yumi Kikuchi.



L.A. Noire ‘Reefer Madness’ DLC case released

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A new DLC case has hit the L.A. Noire desk today, Reefer Madness. For 320 MS Points/$3.99, would-be flatfoots will get to help Detective Phelps and his Vice desk partner Roy Earle tackle one of the city’s biggest narcotics rings after their involvement in a bloody shootout.


DLC, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition now available

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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition has hit store shelves for the 360, PC, and PS3. The collection comes with the chart-topping Oblivion and its two expansions, Knights of the Nine and Shivering Isles. The $29.99 set also includes a collector’s steelbook adorned with Daedric art, a behind-the-scenes documentary, a full-color map of of Cyrodiil and the Shivering Isles, and a $10 mail-in rebate for the purchase of the upcoming Skyrim and a Skyrim strategy guide.


PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

(Xbox 360 Review) Dungeon Siege III

“… one part fast-paced, action-packed single-player campaign and one part strangely self-limiting and disappointing multiplayer component.”


Xbox 360 Reviews