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NEWS – Is Half-Minute Hero 2 Coming to Steam?

Publisher Marvelous provided a teaser trailer for an English release of Half-Minute Hero 2. This sequel appears to feature the same speedy gameplay that made the original release so endearing and also has multiplayer functionality. This sequel is scheduled for a Steam release. Launch date and pricing are still unknown. The original game was released …

NEWS – Halo: Silentium Now Available

Tor Books and 343 Industries has released a new hardcover, audiobook, eBook, and trade paperback edition of Halo: Silentium by Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author Greg Bear. In the third instalment of “The Forerunner Saga,” Bear delves into the last years of the Forerunner Empire, a civilization where chaos rules. The Flood—a horrifying shape-changing parasite—has …

NEWS – Nintendo Shutting Down Wii and DS WiFi in May 2014

Nintendo announced they will be pulling the plug on most online functionality for both the Wii and original DS hardware on Tuesday May 20, 2014. This includes online play, matchmaking, and leaderboards. Nintendo made it clear that offline play will of course still be available. It was also around this time last year that Nintendo …

NEWS – Pre-Order Lords of Shadow 2 on PSN, Get a Free Mirror of Fate

Konami is offering the full version of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD to those pre-ordering Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 via PlayStation Network. Fans who preorder will also receive the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Dynamic Theme for free exclusively in North and South America. Originally released last year, Castlevania: Lords …

NEWS – Nintendo Direct 2-13-14 Summary

If you didn’t want to watch the 40 minutes of new Nintendo news, here are the details you should know: – Little Mac from Punch-Out!! is a playable character in the new Smash Bros. He also seem to get along with Samus. Nintendo also promised a 2014 release window for this game on both Wii …

NEWS – PSOne Import Wolf Fang Now on PSN

Monkey Paw has just released the PSOne import mech title, Wolf Fang, on PSN for $5.99. Monkey Paw is set to release one import PSOne title each week for a month and a half straight. Check out our coverage of the previously released Double Dragon, The Firemen 2, and Lucifer Ring. Wolf Fang’s roots trace …