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July 9, 2007 at 12:15 pm #6112AnonymousInactive
well it was supposed to be on in may but here it is now im looking forward for MAJOR new announcements over the next week
July 9, 2007 at 1:09 pm #37610AnonymousInactive
E3 is on now?
Crikey…never even knew…
July 9, 2007 at 2:02 pm #37611AnonymousInactive
Yeh man its gona be wicked am gona watch it live on gamespot starting 2morrow yeepppiiii!
July 9, 2007 at 2:49 pm #37615AnonymousInactive
omen do you guys have anything lined up for E3
July 9, 2007 at 4:45 pm #37620AnonymousInactive
Project is still unannounced, so if there is, it might be announced…wahoo!
July 9, 2007 at 4:46 pm #37621AnonymousInactive
ya e3 is on. but not on the same scale.
July 10, 2007 at 12:45 pm #37643AnonymousInactive
Top 10 Most Anticipated Games of E3
July 11, 2007 at 4:27 am #37661AnonymousInactive
watching the microsoft press conference still. christ its 5:30am!
July 11, 2007 at 5:01 am #37662AnonymousInactive
ok news as its announced as it happens via the microsoft press conference…
3 year warranty of course
sold quite well
lots of Japanese developers now committed to xbox for 2008 releases
scene it announced for 360, new controller, looks exactly like Buzz for the ps2
viva pinata and gears of war on games for windows
sonic and golden axe on xbox live as of tonight
all Disney movies will be available for download via the marketlace
assassins creed looks as amazing as expected, showed chase AI and cityscape of Jerusalem
Halo 3 CG is crazy good! (still wont buy it ;P)
Halo 3 xbox360 in mid september…..dark green with orange lights..plus accessories…
Ace combat 6 xbox 360 exclusive
2 GTA4 extra content packs due before spring 2008 exclusive to 360
Finished with a gorgeous new trailer of Halo 3 showing single player content
ROLL ON THE OTHERS!!!!!!
and also, unfortunately Peter Moore didn’t show a new tattoo of the red ring of death around his halo 2 one……..DAMMMIT!!!! haha
July 11, 2007 at 11:36 am #37663AnonymousInactive
Regarding GoW on the PC, three interesting points…
Gears of War for PC will feature five new campaign chapters, a new multiplayer mode, and a new game editor.[/quote:4d49de304e]
Yay for extra content!
It will also take advantage of new DirectX 10 technology.[/quote:4d49de304e]
Sounds like Vista only. :(
Peter Moore also had another secret to spill regarding Gears developer Epic. From now on Games for Windows – Live will be integrated into Unreal Engine 3. Given the widespread licensing of the technology this could prove to be a significant step.[/quote:4d49de304e]
July 11, 2007 at 2:38 pm #37664AnonymousInactive
Games for Windows – Live will be integrated into Unreal Engine 3[/quote:316f0a8461]
Sounds to me like mac users might be able to get a live account for versions of unreal licensed games and will be able to play against PC and xbox. If that is possible its a bit thick calling the tech "Games for Windows" something like "Microsoft’s Cross-Connect Platform" would make more sense.
July 11, 2007 at 10:35 pm #37665AnonymousInactive
Ps3 owned E3 this year by far and am disappointed at microsoft!!
July 11, 2007 at 11:09 pm #37671AnonymousInactive
They what now? "Oh look at us you can play two games on our console awhile before you can play it on the XBox360!" …pity most of their other stuff is multiformat. Fair enough Tretton has come out and said MGS4 is PS3 exclusive but note it wasn’t Kojima who said it and honestly given what Konami have said already I’d be very surprised if it remains exclusive for long.
Overall I’d say its pretty even at the moment with no one company really domianting proceedings. Personally I think in terms of learning what we didn’t know already I’d say the Nintendo keynote was most impressive, dates for Mario Kart Wii, Metroid Prime III and Mario Galaxies as well as some pretty impressive titles for the DS in the form of Zelda, Phoenix Wright and Contra was music to most peoples ears.
July 11, 2007 at 11:25 pm #37673AnonymousInactive
Did someone just say nintendo’s keynote was brilliant? Omg LMAO It was the worst
July 12, 2007 at 12:40 am #37675AnonymousInactive
I was really impressed with the Nintendo and Microsoft stuff. Killzone and Gran Turismo look good on PS3 but apart from those and Little Big Planet there isn’t anything else I really want to play on it. I’d actually rank it as Nintendo, Microsoft and then PS3.
I reckon Wii Fit is going to help Nintendo mop up. The ‘zapper’ thing is a blatant gimmick but I want to play Call of Duty, House of the Dead or something similar with it. Same with the steering wheel for Mario Kart.
July 12, 2007 at 8:11 am #37677AnonymousInactive
Ps3 owned E3 this year by far and am disappointed at microsoft!![/quote:7bb51cde2f]
Shouldn’t it be "ps3wned"…sorry…i’ll get my coat… :P
July 12, 2007 at 8:40 am #37679AnonymousInactive
Did someone just say nintendo’s keynote was brilliant? Omg LMAO It was the worst[/quote:4bd13814ff]
Ah, we have a NEOGAF’er in the house ^_^
Nintendo are sitting pretty – new casual games to ensure mainstream coverage and fappage, and updates to key franchises to keep the likes of me happy (Fire Emblem, Metroid 3, Super Mario Galaxy). I am not too bothered about Smash Bros or Mario Kart…
July 12, 2007 at 9:08 am #37680AnonymousInactive
*sigh* See this is why I’m always skeptical about Sony’s press releases and Keynotes…
Tretton began by revealing that NCsoft will be creating games for the PlayStation Network that "will be found nowhere else", based on both current properties and new IP.[/quote:d94a8bea77]
NCsoft Europe CEO Geoff Heath has told GamesIndustry.biz that the games the company plans to release for PlayStation platforms are also likely to be released for PC.[/quote:d94a8bea77]
July 12, 2007 at 9:47 am #37681AnonymousInactive
What did ye make of the Killzone 2 video? I thought it was pretty enough, but nothing close to what they promised, and they only showed about 2 seconds of gameplay everytime, more concentrating on the graphics than anything else. Although I was impressed by some of the animation though
July 12, 2007 at 10:19 am #37682AnonymousInactive
I thought it looked pretty good, the opening part looked suitably chaotic.
Although the E3 trailer I saw for it wasn’t great I’m really looking forward to seeing how Haze turns out and I can’t wait to play Assassin’s Creed – Splinter Cell meets the Crusades! :lol:
July 13, 2007 at 2:45 am #37688AnonymousInactive
Liked the Haze trailer a lot. I wasn’t too sure about the FMV when it started, but I think it actually fit in pretty well. Game looks like great fun too, looking forward to playing it.
Kentaree they released another Killzone 2 video with much more gameplay… not sure where I saw it but you can probably find it at GameTrailers. I like the environment alot, it looks great – detailed and oppressive. Not sure about the gameplay though, looks like another shooter-on-rails-with-end-of-level-bosses.
July 13, 2007 at 7:16 am #37689AnonymousInactive
Killzone 2 Videos on Gametrailers:
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