No, that’s not a typo. Welcome to the Weekly Warp-Up, your weekly wrap-up of the biggest and the best articles posted at Warp Zoned this week…
Yes, the Fall has most definitely arrived and, believe it or not, Halloween is in the air as our latest edition of Kickstart This! focuses on the horrific side of things. Monstrous mutated demons in a basement… zombies on a boat… scientists in a museum… it’s all here.
Also here is a hands-on preview of this Fall’s Harry Potter For Kinect. I know that doesn’t seem like much to you, but your kids will love it.
Fall into more of this week’s biggest news stories after the break.
The Week in New Games…
- This Week’s Releases: Borderlands 2, F1 2012, Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set, and more.
- This Week’s PlayStation Network Update: Borderlands 2, Jet Set Radio, F1 2012, SSX, and more
- This Week’s XBLA Wednesday: Jet Set Radio, RAW: Realms of Ancient War
- This Week’s Nintendo Download: La-Mulana, Rising Board 3D, Retro Pocket
- Next Week’s Releases: World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria, FIFA Soccer 13, Pro Evolution Soccer 2013, Dead or Alive 5, and more.
Amazing Paperboy Delivers…
- Dead Island: Riptide’s debut trailer is so sad.
- PlayStation Plus will be available on Vita in November.
- NIS America has been busy: Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory and Generation of Chaos: Pandora’s Reflection are coming to America.
- Xbox 360 gamers will get a chance to participate in a Medal of Honor: Warfighter open beta next month.
- A ton of Sleeping Dogs DLC content will be available in October.
- Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time will sneak into stores on February 5.
- Capcom will be bringing a “major expansion” to Dragon’s Dogma is 2013.
- Injustice: Gods Among Us will be released in April.
- Square Enix is bundling together the Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD Remix for PS3 players in Japan.
- Midway Arcade Origins will collect many of the publisher’s arcade hits yet again this November.
- Sony has finally announced the even slimmer PS3 system everyone has been expecting them to announce.
- Keiji Inafune’s next game is the zombie-filled Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z.
- Goldfinger has been selected as the final mission in 007 Legends.
- Rovio has released the first trailer for Angry Birds spinoff Bad Piggies.
- Nights Into Dreams and Sonic Adventure 2 will be available on the PSN and XBLA in October.
- EA and BioWare have officially announced Dragon Age III: Inquisition.
- Holding out for a Wii U? You better hurry, the Deluxe Set is already sold out at GameStop.
It’s A Secret To Everybody…
- Microsoft has renewed their trademark for Killer Instinct. Now the question remains, what are they going to do with it?
A new trailer and quartet of new posters for Wreck-It Ralph have been released by Disney. Is it wrong that I’m superexcited for a kid’s movie?