Daily Archives: May 24, 2013

Codemasters announces $189,000 Grid 2: Mono Edition for PS3

Grid 2 (360, PC, PS3) Mono Edition Announcement - Art

In this week’s ‘Holy Hell!’ entry, we have Codemasters announcing that they are releasing a £125,000 (roughly $189,000) edition of Grid 2. Dubbed Grid 2: Mono Edition, this ultra premium edition is, according to the release, being recognized by Guinness World Records as the “Most Expensive Video Game Commercially Available – Special Edition”. So, what does nearly $200,000 get you? A copy of the game—whew!—a BAC Mono supercar in Grid 2 livery, a day at the BAC factory that includes a tour and visit with technicians to customize the BAC Mono, a themed Mono Edition-branded Bell Racing helmet, race wear (suit, boots, and gloves made to measure), and a PlayStation 3.

[Continue]

PlayStation 3 News

NeoGeo X Classics Volumes, Mega Pack, and 1.0 update detailed

NeoGeo X Gold Limit Edition (NeoGeo X) Classic Volumes and Mega Pack Release Date Announcement - Volumes

Tommo has announced new details about the NeoGeo X game packs and system update announced in February. The Classics Volumes will launch on June 25 as five three-title sets and as one all-in-one collection, the Mega Pack. Each set, detailed below, will come on one game card packed in a traditional AES hard clamshell case. The Mega Pack will also come packed with a free Rocket Cable for charging while on the go. Each Classics Volume is priced at $24.99 and all are currently available for pre-order.

[Continue]

Handheld, Legacy System News

Capcom Arcade Cabinet All in One Pack available for 360, PS3

Capcom Arcade Cabinet (360, PS3) All in One Pack Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Capcom has released a new collection of every Arcade Cabinet title released to date, the Capcom Arcade Cabinet All in One Pack. The set runs $29.99/2000 MS Points and includes 17 games in total, the original 15 plus two bonus titles. The set represents the developer’s earlier years, with all of the titles dating between 1984-1987: Black Tiger, Avengers, 1943: The Battle of Midway, Ghosts n Goblins, Gun.Smoke, Section Z, Side Arms, Legendary Wings, Trojan, Commando, The Speed Rumbler, Exed Exes (Savage Bees), 1942, SonSon, Pirate Ship Higemaru, 1943 Kai, and Vulgus.

[Continue]

PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Omerta – City of Gangsters bug, content patch launches for PC

Omerta City of Gangsters (360, PC) PC Update Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

PC gaming goodfellas will find a new content and performance update waiting for them today when they boot up Omerta – City of Gangsters. The free download, detailed below, includes multiplayer chat, bug fixes, the new Iron Mad difficulty setting, an economy overview panel, new multiplayer maps, and a host of additions for sandbox mode. A release date for the Xbox 360 version has not been announced.

[Continue]

DLC, PC News

(PC Review) Metro: Last Light

(PC Review) Metro: Last Light

“… an engrossing post-apocalyptic shooter that should appeal to both action and survival-horror fans.”

[Continue]

PC Reviews