by Marc Allie 0
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  • xbox 360
  • xbox live arcade

Assault Heroes 2 Video Launched

A new trailer for the upcoming Assault Heroes 2 has been released.  The trailer, entitled "Launch", features mostly gameplay footage, and looks quite impressive.  Bigger, badder bosses, on-foot missions, and the ability to steal enemy vehicles are included in the sequel to the original, which was recently reduced in price. ...

by Blake "V Kulla" Corner 9
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  • nintendo wii

Wii Must Defend the Castle

To the joys of many, it has been announced that Defend Your Castle, that flash phenomenon, will be coming to Nintendo's Wii Ware service. However, not much was known about the game, other than it would look better than its flash counterpart, which is good. Thankfully, Kotaku has pointed out that Defend Your Castle has a debut trailer. The video sho...

by Blake "V Kulla" Corner 0
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  • nintendo wii

Giant Robot Deathmatch...On The Wii

* Robot Customization. * Compelling mechanics (Rage, Rush, Power Traingle). * Special Attacks (push, stun and other unique abilities for each robot). * Robots allowed to fight with 3 weapons at the same time (two ranged and one melee). * 8 different robots. * 20 weapons. * 10 arenas.

by Marc Allie 3
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  • playstation 3
  • xbox 360

Rock Band Keeps on Rockin'

Several bits of news have come up as of late regarding the world's loudest co-op game, Rock Band.  Joystick reports that a jaw dropping six million songs have been downloaded since the game's release.  6,000,000.  To put things into perspective, that is like an album going platinum, 6 times over.  By anyone's measure, Rock Band ...

by Blake "V Kulla" Corner 6
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  • playstation 3
  • xbox 360
  • nintendo wii

LEGOs, It Had To Be LEGOs

The game had some rather floaty controls that would cause us to do silly things at times, but for the most part, they actually suited this style of play. It's clear that the game is almost specifically designed for co-op play, and you'll get the most out of it by playing through with a buddy. There were countless times during our short play session that we were able to help each other out in different ways. However, the single player seems to be structured in a way that the 'hot-swapping' between characters would be too cumbersome or require too much backtracking. Still, we think that co-op will end up being more enjoyable.

by Marc Allie 0
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  • nintendo wii

Death Jr. Resurrected on the Wii

The evolution of the Death, Jr. series is taking a rather strange twist.   Death, Jr. titles have previously only been available on the PSP, but the latest game is being tricked out and reworked for release on the Wii.  While co-op has already been featured in the series, it required a friend with a PSP and a 2nd copy of the game.  T...

by Blake "V Kulla" Corner 4
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Raiden Blasts into Japanese Xbox Live Marketplace

Siliconera is reporting that a demo of the upcoming Raiden Fighters Aces has appeared on the Japanese Xbox Live Marketplace. For those unfamiliar with the Raiden Fighters series, the games are vertical shooters with all the vertical shooter standbys, like power-ups, several different types of ships, and two player co-op. The series itself is an off...

by Nick Puleo 0
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The Co-Op Gamer's Bill of Rights: 2008 Edition

If you didn't know, Andre works for Microsoft's product development team.  You could say that he has..."an in".  And that's a good thing because he was kind enough to dig up some interesting stats about cooperative gameplay on Xbox Live.