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- Atlus announced Catherine for PS3 and Xbox 360, a new horror action adventure game with an erotic touch. In the game you play Vincent, an ordinary 32 year old salaryman who began having nightmares every night after he encountered the mystery woman Catherine. In the game you must escape from the world of nightmares by climbing to the top of the building, otherwise you will not be able to awake again.

- Here are the latest Famitsu game review scores:

  • Monster Hunter Nikki: Poka Poka Airu Mura (PSP, Capcom): 8, 8, 8, 9 - (33/40)
  • Ace Combat X2: Joint Assault (PSP, Bandai Namco): 9, 9, 9, 9 - (36/40)
  • Project Cerberus (PSP, Milestone): 6, 6, 6, 6 - (24/40)
  • Shin Master of Monsters Final EX (PSP, System Soft): 7, 6, 6, 7 - (26/40)
  • Shin Master of Monsters Final EX (PS2, System Soft): 6, 6, 5, 6 - (23/40)
  • Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days (PS3/Xbox 360, Square Enix): 9, 9, 7, 7 - (32/40)
  • Major League Baseball 2K10 (PS3, 2K Sports): 7, 6, 6, 5 - (24/40)
  • Major League Baseball 2K10 (PSP, 2K Sports): 6, 6, 6, 6 - (24/40)
  • Twinkle Queen (Wii, Milestone): 5, 6, 5, 5 - (21/40)

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- Sega announced Virtua Tennis 4 for PS3, the game will have PlayStation Move and 3-D support. There will be many new elements and tennis players, which will be revealed later...

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Sony announced Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One for PS3, the game will feature Ratchet, Clank, Quark and Dr. Nefarious as playable characters. The game will support 4 players simultaneously in offline, online and co-op modes...

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- Sony announced Gran Turismo 5 will be released in Japan on November 3, for 7980 yen. The first print edition will include a 308-page GT Apex magazine and a voucher code to download 5 additional cars. Sony will also release a hardware bundle for 35980 yen....

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- Sony has officially announced Resistance 3 for PS3, which will be developed by Insomniac Games. The game will due in 2011.

- Sony announced two new PS3 models to be released later this year in Europe, the 160GB model is a replacement of the current 120GB model for the same price:

  • PS3 with 320GB HD and PlayStation Move Starter Kit - release on Sept 15, 2010 for euro 349
  • PS3 with 160GB HD - release October 2010, for euro 299

- Tecmo Koei announced Sengoku Musou 3 [Samurai Warriors 3] will be coming to PS3 in Japan, the game is a port of the Wii version released in December 2009.

- EA announced Mass Effect 2 will be heading to PS3 in January 2011 at GamesCom.

- Quantic Dream's David Cage mentioned that Heavy Rain sold over 1.5 million units worldwide, four times more than expected. He estimated that the sales will reach 2 million copies by the end of the year with the release of Heavy Rain Move Edition.

- Sony plans to release a new PS3 headset DR-GA500 Dolby Pro Logic IIX, which includes 7.1ch 3D surround effects. A free copy of Medal of Honor will be included with the headset when it launches on October 15 in Europe.


- EA said they do not intend to add stereoscopic 3D, Move or Kinect support to FIFA 11, Peter Moore said he does not consider motion controllers a good fit with the game, it feels more like mounted feature. Similarly for 3D, you lose the depth of field in the normal camera, and 3D doesn't help that.

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- Square Enix announced a new Xbox 360 exclusive action shooter called Gun Loco, in the game you play as one of the craze convicts who try to escape from the prison. Each character will have unique Kill Move and weapon sets, and up to 12 players can battle online.

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