Monday, March 23, 2009

This Week's New Video Games

Here's a look at our top picks for this week's new video games.

Escape the Museum (Wii, rated Everyone)
After an earthquake hits the National Museum of History it's up to you to search through the museum for survivors, save priceless archaeological artifacts and escape the crumbling building. Players wander through a maze of obstacles with 12 different hunt and find areas and 25 action-packed adventure scenes.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time (Wii, DS, rated Everyone 10+)
A triumphant return from a monster-infested forest marks the completion of the 16-year-old hero's coming-of-age ceremony, however, a new adventure is waiting at home. Echoes of Time is an innovative new concept in multiplayer gaming that enables Wii and DS users to play side by side for the first time in the fantasy-based, action RPG world of the Final Fantasy.

Guitar Hero: Metallica (Wii, PS3, Xbox 360, rated Teen)
Guitar Hero: Metallica will focus on the career and songs of Metallica. With 28 Metallica songs and 21 other songs that influenced the band

Monsters vs. Aliens (All platforms, rated Everyone10+)
Based on the movie, Monsters vs Aliens captures the fun and action of the movie. You'll get to choose among your favorite monsters from the movie as you use each of their distinct skills to battle alien robots and save the world.

WWE Legends of WrestleMania (PS3, Xbox360, rated Teen)
Experience the entertaining lives of 40 larger-than-life legends with WWE Legends' grapple-based fighting system. The game captures the high-energy action and drama seen in vintage WWE matches, while a historically accurate representation of past WWE telecasts will set the stage.