Tuesday, 9 February 2010

FIFA 10 Transfer Update Details & Release Date

EA have just released some details about the upcoming January transfer update for FIFA 10. The following teams are just some of those that will be getting an update.

Bristol City
Derby County
Doncaster Rovers
Ipswich Town
Leicester City
Scunthorpe United
Sheffield United
Sheffield Wednesday
West Bromwich Albion

Other leagues will updated accordingly.

As well as this a date has been announced for the update, it will be coming on the 24th February 2010 the day before Ultimate Team on both the PS3 and 360.

You can discuss the update in the comments below.

Next Assassin's Creed To Be Set In Rome

Ubisoft have revealed that the next installment of the Assassin's Creed series will be set in Rome.

The newest installment will also come with the promised online multiplayer and Ubisoft have stated that they are giving great importance to the multiplayer aspect.

You can discuss this news in the comments below.

New Forza 3 DLC Out Now

Microsoft have just released a brand new piece of DLC for Forza 3.

The DLC is the Nurburgring Track Pack, this iconic race track is now yours to run wild on.

"Available starting today on Xbox Live Marketplace for 400 Microsoft Points, the Nürburgring Grand Prix Circuit Track Pack has been meticulously re-created by the team at Turn 10 to reflect the legacy and excitement of the top German grand prix circuit,"

"The track pack includes two layouts of the circuit; the full 3.22-mile circuit with the famous Schumacher S corners, and the short 2.24-mile sprint circuit, both of which push car and driver to the limit."

You can discuss this new Forza 3 DLC in the comments below.

Xbox Live Schedule For Next Couple Of Weeks

Take a look at whats coming to the Xbox Live Marketplace over the next few weeks including Games on Demand and Avatar Gear.

Xbox LIVE Deal of the Week:

Feb. 15: Battlefield 1943, 800 Microsoft Points

Xbox LIVE Games on Demand:

Feb. 9: Street Fighter IV
Feb. 9: Halo Wars (Europe, Australia and New Zealand)
Feb. 16: Resident Evil 5
Feb. 16: Beautiful Katamari
Feb. 16: Viva Piñata: Party Animals (Japan)

Xbox LIVE Arcade:

Feb. 10: Darwinia +, 1200 points
Feb. 17: The Misadventures of PB Winterbottom, 1200 points

Xbox Avatars Marketplace:

Feb. 11: Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising
Feb. 16: Resident Evil 5

You can discuss the schedule in the comments below.

Bioshock 2 Avatar Costumes Released

We all know what got released this week right?.........

Well I hope you do anyway, however if not let me enlighten you, this week saw the release of Bioshock 2 and to celebrate this 2k Games have released a collection of avatar clothes for you to parade in.

The full list of clothing is as follows;
- Prototype Big Daddy Outfit
- Bouncer Big Daddy Outfit
- Rosie Big Daddy Outfit
- Bouncer Big Daddy Outfit
- Big Sister Helmet
- Prototype Big Daddy Outfit
- Big Sister Outfit
- Big Sister Outfit
- Rosie Big Daddy Outfit
- Watchface Big Daddy Doll

You can discuss Bioshock 2 in the comments below.

Dante's Inferno DLC Plans Revealed

EA have come out and announced their DLC plans for Dante's Inferno over the next few months and there's a fair bit. No prices or exact dates have been announced yet, the list is as follows;

Soul Packs
Poet Costume
Animated Feature Film Costume

Prequel Level

New In-Game Abilities
Trials of St. Lucia

You can discuss Dante's Inferno in the comments below.

Dead Space Extraction Coming To XBLA & PSN?

A survey that has been sent out by Electronic Arts may hint towards Dead Space Extraction coming to XBLA and PSN.

According to the survey Dead Space Extraction may come to consoles in true HD and a speculative price of $15 has been placed on the product.

Another title mentioned is Planet Cracker which is an extension of Dead Space 2 where players can earn money to be used in Dead Space 2, however nothing has been officially announced.

Games On Demand Week 8/Feb/2010

This week sees 2 new additions to Xbox Lives Games on Demand.

The first of these Street Fighter IV and the second is Halo Wars. Sadly as usual it would be cheaper to buy a copy in the shops.

Price: Check pricing for your region
Availability: North America and Asia
Dash Text: (Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB) This game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, and Korean. Download the manual for this game by locating the game on http://marketplace.xbox.com and selecting “See Game Manual". Capcom's world renowned hit fighting series returns after a 10 year hiatus! Step into the ring with familiar characters like Ryu and Chun-Li or try your hand at brand new, never before seen fighters! Jump straight into online matches directly from Arcade Mode with an all new online system that mimics the feel of the arcade by allowing other players to challenge you in real time. Show the world what kind of warrior you are! There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Halo Wars
Price: Check pricing for your region

Availability: Australia, Europe and New Zealand
Dash Text: (Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB) This game supports English. Download the manual for this game by locating the game on http://marketplace.xbox.com and selecting “See Game Manual". Halo Wars is a strategy game based on the legendary Halo® universe. Command entire armies of Spartans, Warthogs and more into combat as you join the crew of the “Spirit of Fire” to battle the alien Covenant. Designed from the ground up for the Xbox 360, Halo Wars let you effortlessly command powerful armies in epic battles. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

You can discuss these titles in the comments below.

Ubisoft Announces Ghost Recon: Future Soldier

Ubisoft have just announced Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, the latest game in this long running series.

The game will be available worldwide by the end of 2010 Ubisoft have revealed.

The major piece of this announcement is that anyone who purchases Splinter Cell: Conviction will get exclusive access to the beta later on in the year.

The full post can be found below.

LONDON – February 9, 2010 – Today Ubisoft announced that Tom Clancy™’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier™ is in development at Ubisoft’s Paris studio and is scheduled to be released worldwide Holiday 2010.

Created by the award-winning team behind Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter® and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter® 2, the game will feature cutting-edge technology, prototype high-tech weaponry, and state-of-the-art single-player and multiplayer modes. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier will go beyond the core Ghost Recon franchise and deliver a fresh gameplay experience, with an unparalleled level of quality that will excite long-time fans and newcomers alike.

Ubisoft is offering gamers a chance to be the first to play Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier’s Multiplayer Beta this summer 2010. This exclusive beta invitation will be available for a limited time to customers who purchase Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Conviction™ for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, which releases on 16 April 2010.

For ongoing updates about Tom Clancy™’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, please visit: www.GhostRecon.com

Borderlands General Knoxx Gets Twitter

General Knoxx from the upcoming Borderlands DLC "The Secret Army of General Knoxx" has joined Twitter.

His opening tweet reads,

"okay. so my secretary signed me up for this thing.apparently i have to be careful about how many words i type or it won't send the entire me,"

"no one capitalizes in the future,"

He will be worth a follow just because it is rumoured that the General will be tweeting some actual useful information regarding the upcoming DLC and Borderlands future.

You can follow him here.

You can discuss The General and Borderlands in the comments below.

XBL Marketplace Update 8/2/10

Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing Playable Demo
Price: Free (Gold Exclusive offer)
Size: 1 GB
Join Sonic and his SEGA friends in the race of your life. Dodge weapons, perform tricks and drifts, seek short cuts and look out for that elusive all-star move pick-up as you blast past your rivals in to pole position. Winning has never tasted so sweet!

Rock Band: "The Who Super Bowl S-mashup"
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 90 MB
(Music Downloads Not Rated by the ESRB) Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game track: "The Who Super Bowl S-mashup"-- The Who. PLEASE NOTE: Rock Band game disc is required to play song game tracks. Many Rock Band song game tracks are available as both a multipack and as a single game track. These song game tracks are exactly the same (unless expressly noted as a special version or remix). Be aware that it is possible to download the same song game track twice so please carefully consider your purchases. For music credits, visit www.RockBand.com. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing – Theme
Price: 240 Microsoft Points
Size: 7 MB
Rev up your Xbox Live background with the Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing Premium Theme! This theme includes four unique vehicles from the game: Sonic’s Speed Star, Ai Ai’s Blazing Banana, Amigo’s Sun Buggy and Dr. Eggman’s Egg Monster. Winning has never been so sweet! There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Battlefield: Bad Company™ 2 Theme 2
Price: 240 Microsoft Points
Size: 3 MB
Launching on March 4th in Europe Battlefield: Bad Company™2 delivers best-in class vehicle warfare along with unprecendented levels of destruction resulting in an all-out war experience unlike any other.

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