Christmas is coming and sometimes we need more video games to spend our holiday’s time. So, why don’t you try this Onimusha : Essentials? It’s not new but comes with the first three episodes of the game. Not a bad stocking. Get this for $30. [Kotaku]
Tomb Raider: Underworld, , is the eighth game in the Tomb Raider series and the third game in the series to be developed by Crystal Dynamics. This time around Lara can perform a swift melee attack that knocks enemy back when enemies like get too close. You also get to perform all manner of acrobatics to avoid enemies without the moves affecting Lara’s shooting aim. The game will take Lara to The coast of Thailand, frozen islands of the Arctic Sea, the jungles of Mexico, and beneath the Mediterranean Sea. It was announced that Tomb Raider: Underworld will be be released in October 2008. [TombRaiderChronicles]
Rather than focus exclusively on racing, the game would sport a stronger mission structure and narrative storytelling. This time, the gorgeous Maggie Q, plays Federal Agent Chase Linh, a seductive handler who recruits and guides players as they go undercover. Players will take on dangerous jobs and compete in races in order to infiltrate and takedown a ruthless international crime syndicate. Undercover will feature gameplay that resembles 2005’s NFS: Most Wanted, emphasizing car chases, underground racing, and highway battles. Need for Speed Undercover is expected to drift onto retail shelves in North America on November 18, with a European release following on November 21. Trailer after the break. [GameSpot and IGN] Read more
The red Playstation 2 (SCPH-90000 CR) will be released in Japan in July 3rd, 2008. Priced at 16,000 Yen or around $160, the console comes equipped with an analog controller, AV cable and power cord. [Sony]
According to rumors, Sony will release Sony PlayStation 2 for just $99. According to CVG, the new version will have a built-in power supply and will be more compact than the current Sony PlayStation 2 slim. Sony denies it to protect the current PlayStation 2 sales.
Sony is releasing a white PS2 bundled with SingStar game. The box consists of a SingStar Pop, two mics (red for ladies blue for guys), the white PlayStation 2 and white matching DualShock. The ceramic white slim PlayStation 2 with SingStar Pop will be available in November for $150.