Monday, August 17, 2009

This Week's New Video Games

It may be National County Fair month but that doesn't mean you can't still find some fun in your video game isle this week. Following are our picks for this week's best new games arriving in stores this week.

Spectrobes: Origins (Wii, rated Everyone 10+)
Spectrobes: Origins brings the successful series known from its previous DS releases to the Wii for the first time. The game is an action/adventure game mixing real-time battles, science fiction and monster collection with an exciting new story. Origins challenges players to prevent a galactic threat by utilizing speed, strategy and of course, Spectrobes.

Midnight Mysteries: The Edgar Allan Poe Conspiracy (PC, rated Pending)
Take on the persona of a famed writer who is known for solving cold cases in this adventure game that takes you through some of the author’s most famous works.

Paws & Claws Pet Vet Australian Adventure (DS, rated Everyone)
Work as a doctor and care for 6 fun loving animals such as koala bears, wombats, dingos and kangaroos in the Pet Sim Adventure game. You will also hop in your very Jeep and use your map to locate all the sick animals in the, eucalyptus forest, the vast plains or the mountains.

Wolfenstein (PC, PS3, Xbox 360, rated Mature)
Wolfenstein brings the Nazi’s dark obsession with the occult to life with epic action and harrowing shooter combat. Use a powerful arsenal of both definitive and occult-enhanced Axis & Allied weapons to beat back a supernatural Nazi force that is full of surprises. You play as BJ Blazkowicz, a highly decorated member of the Office of Secret Actions (OSA).

Posted by Jeff