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Experience Las Vegas like never before, as you race against time to locate the heart of the terrorist cell in Sin City. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas features new heroes, new tactical planning, real-time immersion, and advanced gameplay animation with motion-captured assault and recon techniques (fast roping, rappelling, window entry, and blind-cover fire). More great holiday gifts for gamers.
Don't just watch it. Live it. Get in the ring and become a sweaty, oh-so-sexy wrestling superstar with WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2007, the world's #1 wrestling game. A brand-new analog control system makes fighting more realistic than ever, with intuitive movement and new elements of control. And the enhanced Season mode provides multiple branching storylines and unprecedented levels of player choice. There's even a new fighting area outside the ring.
It's practically raining new video games this week. Climb aboard a tank with your friends and team up to take down the Nazi forces in Call of Duty 3 (Xbox, Xbox 360, Wii, PS2, PS3). Skate against some of the world's top pros in Tony Hawk's Project 8 (PSP, PS2, PS3, Xbox, Xbox 360). Rock it like a hurricane in Guitar Hero II (PS2), earn your stripes working for Tony Soprano's crew... more
Represent your car class, your crew, and your turf in Need for Speed: Carbon, the next revolution in racing games. Race for control of the city block-by-block by taking down rival crews on their turf, then defeat their crew leaders in life-or-death races in Carbon Canyon. Need for Speed: Carbon features a new car customization tool and a new physics model that makes each class of cars handle and drive differently.
Fight back and rule the school. Bully is a dark comedy set in one of the most vile and sadistic places known to man: Private school. As a mischievous schoolboy, you'll stand up to bullies, get picked on by teachers, play pranks, win or lose the girl, and ultimately learn to navigate the obstacles of Bullworth Academy. If you were bullied in high school, this game's for you. We're hoping they will make a... more
Why watch other people play poker on TV? You can put your own skills to the test - against 20 of the world's top poker players - in World Series of Poker: Tournament of Champions. Take a seat next to Chris "Jesus" Ferguson as his protégé, put yourself in the game with the proprietary DigiMask technology, and test your psychic skills by playing "Blind Man's Bluff." And remember, never count your money when you're... more
The Scarface video game comes out in a couple days and all we can say (besides "say hello to my little friend") is "What took them so long to make this game?" In Scarface: The World is Yours, the original screenwriter has created an all-new storyline that recreates the historical time period of the film, and gives you the chance to live out the events of the film - or change them and create... more
Bend it like Beckham (or head-butt it like Zidane) with FIFA 07, which comes out this week. No pressure, but the crowds in the game respond to what occurs on the pitch by cheering or jeering and chanting your players' names as you build momentum. FIFA 07 also features improved passing and positioning, new shooting mechanics, and new ball physics that accurately recreate bouncing, skidding, and topspin. The 40-song soundtrack reflects the international diversity... more
Calling all speed racers: Test Drive Unlimited comes out today for Xbox 360. The game offers countless challenges, opponents, and competitions, as well as monthly additions of vehicles, aftermarket parts, clothes, and apparel. But wait, there's MOOR: Massively Open Online Racing. Test Drive Unlimited is the only game that lets thousands of gamers play within the same game world at the same time.
With online games like "Big A** Chains," "Blinged-Out Ride," and "Protect tha Pimp," it kind of goes without saying that Saints Row is neither a Bible story nor appropriate for young children. The "plot" is that you are a member of a fictional gang in a fictional city, trying to work your way up the gang ladder using any means necessary. But your actions have consequences; unless you want to end up dead or... more
Unravel the past to protect the future as Vincent Valentine's story is finally told. Final Fantasy VII: Dirge of Cerberus, the third installment of the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII, is now available for PS2. Three customizable gun types (handguns, machine guns, and rifles) allow for three distinct playing styles, and 5 different varieties of parts directly affect firepower, range, firing rate, and more.
What's worse than being trapped in a shopping mall? Being trapped in a shopping mall with zombies, of course. In Dead Rising you play a photojournalist trapped in a shopping mall teeming with zombies, as you search for the truth behind the epidemic. It sounds silly, but GameSpot says "Dead Rising's gory, ridiculous, and entertaining action, coupled with its real-time structure and campy stylistic touches, make it one of the most unique games currently... more
If you drove this recklessly in real life, you'd get killed long before you got arrested. But in FlatOut2, the more damage you inflict, the better. The game features great sound effects and massive automotive destruction, with plenty of crashes, flying debris, and demolition derbies. Plus you can hurl your driver in 12 mini-games that you can now play online. The soundtrack rocks with Alkaline Trio, Megadeth, and Fall Out Boy.
Bringing the pain to the portable system, Tekken: Dark Resurrection boasts 2 brand-new characters, Lili and Dragunov, whose unique fighting styles and new moves will bring new blood to the ring as they go up against an impressive line up of classic Tekken characters. Look forward to new game modes, including time attack, practice, and mini-games, while ad-hoc wireless play allows for multplayer bouts.
For hardcore online gamers it's all about hearing and being heard. Where the official Xbox 360 headset falls short in sound quality and comfort, Plantronics new GameCom X30 fills the void. This lightweight headset has a unique under-ear design (so it won't interfere with your glasses), a noise-canceling mic, extended boom, and in-line volume control and mute switch, and it works on either ear. More gaming headsets.
Mansions, money, and mayhem. South American drug lords and undercover narcotics officers. High-speed boat chases and shoot-outs with violent criminals. And most importantly, glorious pastel suits. Crockett and Tubbs return to the big screen next week, but the Miami Vice video game comes out this week for PSP. Get the first two seasons of the original Miami Vice series on DVD.
Get off the couch and into the game with a Pyramat Sound Seat. Perfect for gaming or watching action movies, the Pyramat has dual 8W speakers, a 50W subwoofer that rumbles through your body, and easy-to-reach controls for volume, bass, input, and even headphones (for when your wife/mom starts complaining). The Pyramat works with PS2, Xbox, GameCube, Nintendo DS, and PSP, as well as TVs, DVD players, and MP3 players. Best of all it... more
Summon dragons, cause volcanoes to erupt, and bring down cataclysmic lightning strikes in The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth II. With new races, places, and heroes, the game lets you directly manage and control huge armies while engaging in intense real-time battles. Strategic AI lets you control the entire war with a Risk style meta-game on the Living World Map, and you can take the battle online via Xbox Live.
Designed for Monday morning quarterbacks, NFL Head Coach lets you make the call - on draft day, at practice, and during the big game. You get to hire and fire assistants, run drills, call plays, and more in this true-to-life sports strategy game. There's even a voice-activated gameplay feature that lets you give your quarterback last-second adjustments. Football knowledge, not fast button mashing, drives your success.
If you hung out in arcades in the '90s, this one's for you: The Street Fighter Alpha Anthology, a compilation of 5 games: Street Fighter Alpha (1995), Street Fighter Alpha 2 (1996), Street Fighter Alpha 2 Gold (1996), Street Fighter Alpha 3 (1998), and Super Gem Fighter MiniMix (1997). GameSpot calls this set "a great package for fighting-game fans." Have you seen the Street Fighter movies?