New Uncharted GOTY edition announced

28 09 2010

The official US Playstation 3 blog posted an announcement on Tuesday that Sony would release a Game of the Year edition of the blockbuster videogame, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves.

The box for the Game of the Year edition of Uncharted 2, as posted on the Playstation Blog.

The new edition of the Playstation 3-exclusive game will be released on October 12 in North America and will cost approximately $49.99 USD, according to the press release. Read the rest of this entry »

Inside the AZHP: FrankCastleAZ talks about the Hobbyists Paradise

23 09 2010

The Arizona Hobbyists Paradise is currently a large organization dedicated to gaming and community events within Arizona. The founder of the AZHP, Frank (or more commonly known as FrankCastleAZ), talked with The Pause Button about the humble beginnings of the organization, its current standings, and what is in store for its future.

Below is a quick cut of the audio interview between Pause Button writer IncreaseBlue and FrankCastleAZ. In-depth article after the jump.

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Tokyo Game Show announcement roundup

20 09 2010

The Tokyo Game Show officially wrapped on Sunday in Chiba, Japan, after pouring out a slew of announcements for upcoming games which sparked the interests of gamers across the globe.

The Tokyo Game Show is a yearly video game expo where developers, publishers, and various other members of the video game industry show off their latest games, software, and technology for the Japanese market. While there were many games exhibited at the show, there were a select few that grabbed the attention of the worldwide gaming audience. Read the rest of this entry »

Saboten-con to feature game tournaments in October

14 09 2010

The upcoming anime convention in Phoenix, Ariz., known as Saboten-con, will host more than voice actor panels and cosplayer gatherings, it will also feature gaming tournaments!

Once again, Saboten-con will include a hefty gaming room that will be run by the Arizona Hobbyists Paradise when it begins on its new dates of October 1-3. Read the rest of this entry »

Vanquish Demo Impressions

7 09 2010

The ‘Velocity Attack’ demo for Sega’s forthcoming game Vanquish, officially released last week on Xbox Live and the Playstation Network.

Developed by Platinum Games, Vanquish is a futuristic third-person shooter where players control Sam Gideon, a former college football star turned rough-and-tough government agent who fights off robotic enemies in a tricked out, high tech, Halo-meets-Casshern battle armor suit. Read the rest of this entry »