Monday, February 09, 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.

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin (PC, PS3, Xbox 360, rated Mature)
Just in time for Friday the 13th,
F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin is a frightening shooter that will have you on the edge of your seat. The game is appropriately rated M (mature) so keep it out of the hands of the youngsters in your home.

The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii, rated Mature)
This is a great week for fans of scary shooter games.
House of the Dead: Overkill takes you to a small town in Louisiana where you will come face to face with all sorts of creepy ghouls. Again, this is a Mature rated game so put the kids to bed before you jump in.

Flower (PS3, rated pending)
And now for something completely different, Flower, a PS3 exclusive game takes you back to nature with stunning landscapes and a truly unique concept. In the game, you are the wind and you will guide a swarm of pedals by interacting with other flowers and the surrounding environment.

My DoItAll (DS, rated Everyone)
Social networking comes to the DS in this clever game. Users connect wirelessly with up to six friends to participate in questionnaires, plan social activities, and play mini-games. There is also a scheduling tool, journal, and reference tools such as a calculator and world map.

Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection (PS3, Xbox 360, rated Everyone 10+)
This Sonic compilation features the best first-party games from SEGA's Genesis years as well as bonus content from the classic 8-bit System and 1980’s arcade era games.

USA Today Puzzle Craze (DS, rated pending)
The perfect game for casual gamers. Puzzle Craze is a compilation of popular newspaper hits including Crosswords, Hidato, Up and Down Words, and Word Roundup.