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News: Watch The Opening Seven Minutes Of Tekken: Blood Vengeance

Watch The Opening Seven Minutes Of Tekken: Blood Vengeance

Tekken fans unite

Namco Bandai has released the first seven minutes of the Tekken: Blood Vengeance movie, and it's yours to watch for free if your nimble. For the next seven days, the opening scenes will be available on Namco's official YouTube channel. That means you've got until November 24th to watch the sneaky short. “There’s a lot that Tekken fans will learn when they watch Tekken: Blood..

News: Harry Potter Heads Up New 3D Themed PlayStation 3 Bundle

Harry Potter Heads Up New 3D Themed PlayStation 3 Bundle

We always suspected Sony would sell more PlayStation 3s if it put more images of Emma Watson on the system's box

(Pre-horrific haircut, of course.) It's taken a while, but it turns out SCEA's finally gotten the message. The platform holder's announced a new bundle for North America, sporting a 160GB PS3, a Blu-ray edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part Two in both 2D and 3D, and a..

News: Ken Levine Is In No Rush To Get BioShock Movie Made

Ken Levine Is In No Rush To Get BioShock Movie Made

Irrational Games gaffer Ken Levine has said that he is in no rush to get a BioShock movie made

A cinematic adaptation of the first-person adventure game has been on the cards for a while, but like so many other video game movies has struggled to get off the ground. “We got very close to having it get made – we had a deal in place and a director. But for us there’s no burning to have a movie..

News: Assassin's Creed Movie Domains Spotted

Assassin's Creed Movie Domains Spotted

Hot on the heels of last week's movie negotiations post, it has emerged that Sony Pictures has registered a whopping sixteen website domains pertaining to the Assassin's Creed series

Rumours and whispers put Sony as a dead-cert for the project late last week, when industry insiders said Ubisoft was close to signing on the dotted line with the Japanese mega-company. We reckon there's great potential..

News: Sony Swoops In For Assassin's Creed Movie License

Sony Swoops In For Assassin's Creed Movie License

Sony Pictures is on the verge of signing a deal with Ubisoft in order to bring the Assassin's Creed franchise to the big screen, so reports claim

The stealth series has been coveted by a number of big industry players, including Universal, but it seems Sony is closest to signing up the historical blockbuster. Variety reports that both Ubisoft and Sony are in the final stages of negotiation..

News: Online Exclusive Tekken Hybrid Bundle Is The Biggest Yet

Online Exclusive Tekken Hybrid Bundle Is The Biggest Yet

We've already established that Tekken Hybrid on its own is a bumper package

Spanning Tekken: Blood Vengeance the movie, Tekken Tag Tournament HD and a prologue version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2, it's quite the collection. But, as we reported earlier in the week, the Collector's Edition includes even more — with art-books and soundtrack CDs thrown in for good measure. Now Namco Bandai's announced..

News: Harada Reveals PlayStation 3 Exclusive Tekken Hybrid Collector's Edition

Harada Reveals PlayStation 3 Exclusive Tekken Hybrid Collector's Edition

Tekken Hybrid is already a pretty comprehensive package

Not only do you get CGI movie Tekken: Blood Vengeance on Blu-ray, but the package also includes Tekken Tag Tournament HD and a prologue version of the upcoming Tekken Tag Tournament 2. But if you pick up the game's Collector's Edition, you'll be privy to a bevy of additional bonuses, including a double CD soundtrack and an artbook all wrapped..

News: Dead Island Movie On The Way, Based On Trailer

Dead Island Movie On The Way, Based On Trailer

Movie company Lionsgate has optioned film rights from Dead Island publisher Deep Silver to make a movie based on the game's infamous debut trailer

"The film Dead Island will be an innovation of the zombie genre because of its focus on human emotion, family ties and non-linear storytelling," the company explained. The movie's currently in the early development stage, with Sean Daniel (of..

News: Green Lantern Blu-ray Includes Arkham City Extra

Green Lantern Blu-ray Includes Arkham City Extra

Riding hot on a wave of costume variation announcements, Batman: Arkham City will find one of its more wacky outfits tied to the October release of the Green Lantern Blu-ray

PS3 owners will get an exclusive costume after purchasing the 2D or 3D versions of the feature film's Blu Ray release. The Batman Sinestro Corp costume will see the caped crusader don yellow in the get-up of the villainous foes..

News: And Here's Your Tekken Hybrid Boxart...

And Here's Your Tekken Hybrid Boxart...

.. Albeit in shoddy low resolution, but you totally get the idea right? Tekken Hybrid is a PlayStation 3 exclusive game plus movie bundle, that features Tekken Tag Tournament HD, CG movie Tekken: Blood Vengeance and a demo for the upcoming Tekken Tag Tournament 2. It does that blue/red gradient thing that virtually every other boxart does these days. What's with that?</em>

News: Katsuhiro Harada Talks Stereoscopic 3D, Tekken Hybrid, Fireballs & PlayStation Vita

Katsuhiro Harada Talks Stereoscopic 3D, Tekken Hybrid, Fireballs & PlayStation Vita

The PlayStation Blog's uploaded a jumbo interview with Tekken gaffer Katsuhiro Harada regarding many phases of Tekken's upcoming line-up

The focus of the conversation was on Tekken Hybrid — a PlayStation 3 exclusive package due this holiday with an HD version of Tekken Tag Tournament and CG movie Tekken: Blood Vengeance. But what's Namco done to upgrade Tekken Tag Tournament for PS3? "We..

News: Ubisoft Announces Assassin's Creed: Embers

Ubisoft Announces Assassin's Creed: Embers

We hope you're not done with Ezio yet, as Ubisoft has announced Assassin's Creed: Embers this afternoon -- a short movie which will expand on the final moments of Ezio's story

The animated movie will release alongside Assassin's Creed: Revelations on November 15th. The UbiWorkshop developed movie will ship with the Animus Editions of Assassin's Creed: Revelations, and will also be available as a..

News: Tears Of Joy: Tekken Hybrid Confirmed For PlayStation 3 In Europe

Tears Of Joy: Tekken Hybrid Confirmed For PlayStation 3 In Europe

Ask and ye shall receive -- Sony has announced that it will be handling publishing duties on the hotly anticipated Tekken Hybrid in Europe

The brilliant teaser-movie-nostalgia package includes an HD version of the original Tekken Tag Tournament, the CG movie Tekken: Blood Vengeance and a special preview for the upcoming Tekken Tag Tournament 2. Basically, this is fan-service at its very best. The..

News: Tekken Hybrid Continues To Grow Into The Most Tempting Package Of The Year

Tekken Hybrid Continues To Grow Into The Most Tempting Package Of The Year

Tekken Hybrid is already confirmed to include a Blu-ray version of the upcoming CGI Tekken movie and an HD remake of the brilliant Tekken Tag Tournament

That alone is one hell of a bundle. But Namco's not done with adding value yet, as it's also confirmed that the package will include a playable prologue for the unreleased Tekken Tag Tournament 2, err, too. Tekken Tag Tournament 2 has not yet been..

News: New Uncharted Movie Director 'Starting From Scratch'

New Uncharted Movie Director 'Starting From Scratch'

David O Russell is no longer involved with the Uncharted movie

He left the project earlier in the month citing creative differences between himself and Sony Pictures. With Russell's antique-hunting motion picture out of the window, new director Neil Burger is planning on starting from scratch — and he's making all the right noises about the video game. “Mainly we’re beginning from scratch and..

News: Days Of Thunder & Top Gun Blu-ray/Video Game Hybrids Announced

Days Of Thunder & Top Gun Blu-ray/Video Game Hybrids Announced

Pretty neat for Tom Cruise fans this

Sony has revealed a couple of Blu-ray movie/video game hybrids for Top Gun and Nascar: Days Of Thunder. Each of the packs — published by 505 Games — include a copy of the movie and its respective game. It's the first time either of these games have received retail releases, as they were previously only available through the PlayStation Network. The sets are..

News: Pick Up Battle: Los Angeles and Get a Resistance 3 Demo

Pick Up Battle: Los Angeles and Get a Resistance 3 Demo

Seems a fair trade

Sony shooters have gone down the beta route with previous games, but if you didn't manage to get Resistance 3 beta access with SOCOM 4 you can still try out the game's single player mode with a free demo coming soon. 1up reports that the Blu-ray version of movie Battle: Los Angeles will include a 30 minute playable demo of...