The Legend Of Zelda Series Inducted Into Hall of Fame

by Jeff Smithon December 10, 2011
Rarely is a franchise as consistently captivating as The Legend of Zelda. In the 25 years since the groundbreaking seminal NES classic, Nintendo has released some of the greatest games ever made. From the timeless A Link to the Past and the nearly perfect Ocarina of Time to the ambitious art of The Wind Waker […]

New Downloadable Tony Hawk Game Set For Summer Release

by Jasdeep Sahotaon December 10, 2011
This will be the first year since 1999 we haven’t seen a Tony Hawk game grace our consoles, but fear not skate fans, because the Birdman is coming back in 2012. The series’ newest title has been dubbed “Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD” and is set to be download only. Pro Skater HD will be […]


Alan Wake: American Nightmare Emerges From the Shadows

by Charles Powerson December 10, 2011
Alan Wake: American Nightmare has been teased for almost a month now and here we have the debut trailer of the game. Watch it below and drop your thoughts in the comments.
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I Spy Agent 47 In New Hitman: Absolution Trailer

by Jeff Smithon December 10, 2011
Hitman games haven’t exactly been the most critically-acclaimed stealth games out there, but Hitman: Absolution looks absolutely ready to choke out other games, stealthy or otherwise. Check out the very cinematic and mysterious trailer below: [stream provider=youtube flv=http%3A//www.youtube.com/watch%3Fv%3DBge-OrFK7vA img=x:/img.youtube.com/vi/Bge-OrFK7vA/0.jpg embed=true share=true width=640 height=480 dock=true controlbar=over bandwidth=high autostart=false /] We will share any new details as […]

Naughty Dog Confirmed to be Working on PlayStation 3 Exclusive, The Last of Us

by Charles Powerson December 10, 2011
After much speculation, Naughty Dog has been confirmed to be the developers behind the upcoming zombie-apocalypse, The Last of Us, which of course leads to very high expectations. Check out the teaser trailer below, and notice that all footage was captured on a PS3. “All we do is survive”

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Chat With the TheGameFanatics Staff Live During the VGA’s Tonight On SpikeTV

by Breezyon December 10, 2011
That’s right ladies and gentlemen, for one night you can chat with all the people who brought this awesome site into existence. We’re all here, and we’re all looking forward to tonight’s announcements and special trailers being hosted by SpikeTV. The site chat is guaranteed to be a lively one. So go ahead and hit […]
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Club Nintendo to Feature Downloadable Rewards

by Chelsea O'Neillon December 10, 2011
Club Nintendo has featured a wide variety of rewards over the years. Recently it has been announced that they will start to offer a handful of first-party eShop, DSiWare, Virtual Console (Wii), and WiiWare releases. The initial selection will include: 3D Classics: Xevious (eShop) for 100 coins Super Mario Kart (VC) for 100 coins Fluidity […]


9 Extremely Unlikely VGA Headlines

by Jasdeep Sahotaon December 10, 2011
Spike’s Video Game Awards are just around the corner and the entire industry is buzzing with lots of logical speculation. The problem is, logic can be quite boring at times. Logic only makes for sensible conclusions. When you want radical results, you have to start thinking stupid. You’ve gotta embrace the potential absurdities and inject […]

Xbox Banter Cast 31 – Kim Jong Il’s

by David Geesonon December 10, 2011
This weeks episode runs a little differently, we take an extended look at what we’ve been playing this week. We skip the usual Talk Time in favour of an extended Entertainment chat and we offend just about everybody everywhere ever. We also evaluate how much we’re worth at humans thanks to http://www.humanforsale.com, you should check […]

Ubisoft Roll Out the Deals In Celebration of 25th Anniversary

by Jasdeep Sahotaon December 9, 2011
Grab the cake, light some candles and open up your wallet because Ubisoft are 25 years old today. The publisher is celebrating by offering up to 50% off some of their best XBLA content. Games include: •       Beyond Good & Evil® HD •       From Dust •       […]


New Jak and Daxter Trilogy Screens Make Old Look (Sort of) New

by Jasdeep Sahotaon December 9, 2011
The Jak and Daxter Trilogy is the latest in a growing catalogue of HD rebuffs from Sony, so naturally, they’ve decided to release a handful of screenshots for us to admire. Most of the shots seem to be taken from Jak 2 and 3, unfortunately ignoring the lush tropical jungles of Jak 1. Either way, […]
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Record of Agarest War 2 JRPGs its Way to You in Summer 2012

by Ben Runningson December 9, 2011
In recent years Aksys has become known for localizing several Japanese games that otherwise would have never been brought over here. To continue this, they’ve announced that Record of Agarest War 2 will be released in North America and Europe in summer 2012 for the PS3. This sequel features “all-new strategy RPG gameplay, HD graphics, […]

Mega Man Isn’t Dead Yet

by Jasdeep Sahotaon December 9, 2011
After the recent cancellations of Mega Man Universe and Mega Man Legends 3, many thought the Blue Bomber was on his last breath. It seemed like Capcom had given up on one of their most historic franchises and was ready throw its seminal mascot onto the robot scrapheap. However in a recent issue of Game […]

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