Day: 16/05/2012

SHINee places 2nd and FT Island places 3rd on Oricon Charts

By: GhostWriter On May 16th, SHINee released their fourth Japanese single “Sherlock” while FT Island released their third Japanese studio album ‘20 (Twenty)‘. SHINee’s “Sherlock” debuted in 2nd place on the Oricon Daily Singles Chart by selling 28,045 copies while FT Island’s ’20 (Twenty)’ debuted in 3rd place on the Oricon Daily Album Chart by selling 20,372 copies. Congratulations to both SHINee & FT Island! Source: allkpop

Mass Effect 3 Rebellion DLC revealed – Report

By Eddie Makuch, News Editor @ GameSpot The next Mass Effect 3 downloadable content has been revealed, according to a report on Kotaku. According to the site, Sony’s Hong Kong website posted (and then removed) a listing for Mass Effect 3 Rebellion, a new multiplayer expansion for the role-playing game. According to the description, the Rebellion multiplayer expansion will bring two new maps to Mass Effect 3 titled Firebase Jade and Firebase Goddess. Additionally, the content will bring three new weapons and []

Bad Company 3, Mirror’s Edge 2 spotted on resumes

By: Eddie Makuch, News Editor @ GameSpot Battlefield: Bad Company 3 and Mirror’s Edge 2 have been spotted on various profile pages at professional networking site LinkedIn (tracked down by GamerZines), indicating DICE is possibly at work on sequels to its shooter and free-running franchises. The Bad Company 3 reference comes from a user who said he “provided video game prototype, design, and demo feedback on various AAA titles including Battlefield: Bad Company 3, Dead Space 2, Devil May Cry 5, and []

Another Beginning: Lightning’s Story and more due tomorrow

Square Enix USA has finally confirmed the last set of FFXIII-2 DLC set for release tomorrow afternoon. Along with pricing, we have the official name for Snow’s episode, as well as a short description for each piece of new content. “Snow’s Story: Perpetual Battlefield” Snow is engaged in battles at the Coliseum after being separated from his fiancée, Serah. The episode also features a battle against the “Arbiter of Time,” who has been watching events unfold at the Coliseum. Snow should pose []

Capcom Announce Ex Troopers For PS3, Nintendo 3DS

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) Capcom Japan has announced a new game called Ex Troopers for the PlayStation 3 and Nintendo 3DS, which will be a spin-off from the Lost Planet franchise. The game will be developed under the watchful eye of Shintaro Kojima, who is responsible for the hugely successful Monster Hunter franchise, so Capcom are clearly giving this game some solid backing internally. Ex Troopers has been described as a shooting game, but it will have an anime visual style, with []

Halo 4 Limited Edition bundles nine maps

By: Eddie Makuch, News Editor @ GameSpot Gamers looking forward to re-starting the fight have a new option to consider, as Microsoft today announced the Halo 4 Limited Edition. The premium bundle includes access to the War Games map pack, which includes nine new environments spread across three future multiplayer add-ons. A release schedule for the map packs will be unveiled at a later date. Microsoft did not say if these maps will be exclusive to the Halo 4 Limited Edition, and []

Hitman: Sniper Challenge Launch Trailer Released

By: Lauren Alessandra   (@fozzness) IO Interactive has released a launch trailer for Hitman: Sniper Challenge; a bonus mini-game for fans who choose to pre-order Hitman: Absolution. As its name suggests, Sniper Challenge is all about tackling targets from high places using your handy dandy sniper rifle. Your main target is Richard Strong Jr., CEO of Stallion Armaments along with his many underlings. Sniper Challenge offers players a unique sniping experience filled with interesting assignments and creative ways to cover your tracks. Players []

Lightning’s Story: Requiem of the Goddess trailer

Thanks to PlayStation HK we now have the first trailer for Lightning’s Story: Requiem of the Goddess. As previously revealed the content will be available tomorrow on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live. Again, the pricing is as follows: Snow and Valfodr “Arena of Eternity”: ¥400/320MSP Lightning’s Story “Requiem of the Goddess”: ¥600/400MSP Serah’s White Mage costume: ¥300/240MSP Noel’s Black Mage costume: ¥300/240MSP Moogle 16 piece costume set: ¥300/240MSP Source: Nova Crystallis Posted by: Erren Van Duine

Tuesday Night TV (15 May 2012)

I have to say these were a couple of very good hours.  Still not sure what Lindsey Lohan was doing on the show but okay, to each his own.  Anyway story wise this was a great episode.  Sue was right though, props would have helped them out a lot.  Don’t get me wrong, they won anyway but the use of props would have sealed the deal even more.  Anyway I loved the first hour more than the second hour mainly because well, []

Big Bang travels overseas for the first time on Jeju Airlines ‘Big Bang’ airplane [NEWS]

Big Bang has recently traveled to Japan on their ‘Big Bang’ airplane for their performances in Nagoya and Osaka. Jeju Airlines reported on May 16th that Big Bang traveled overseas for the first time flying on Jeju Airlines’ ‘Big Bang’ airplane. The members took off from Incheon on the 16th on flight number 7C1602 for their performances in Nagoya on May 17th & 18th. Big Bang’s Japan Tour will cover 5 cities during May and June, and the boys will also travel []