Monday, January 26, 2009

This Week's New Video Game Releases

Looking for something new to play this week? Here are our top picks for this week's new game releases.

Afro Samurai (Xbox360, PS3, rated Mature) This action game based on the popular anime series, stars a revenge-bent, sword slinger voiced by Samuel L. Jackson. The game has been receiving rave reviews but parents, be warned, this is not a kid's game.

The Chase: Felix Meets Felicity (DS, rated Everyone)
Follow Felix or Felicity, two messengers, racing across town to get to successfully arrive at their end destinations on time. They must navigate a series of obstacle laden areas, running, jumping, dodging and skiing their way through hectic encounters as they desperately try to stay ahead of time and the weather.

Coraline (DS, Wii, PS2, rated Everyone 10+)
Based on the upcoming film, Coraline is a playful exploration game that combines puzzle solving, character interaction and item collection with traditional action gameplay.