What games are coming out this week? Let TechnoBuffalo help you keep track with all of the new releases for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii.
Homefront PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
In the vein of such film classics as Red Dawn and Apocalypse Now, Homefront breaks from the ordinary first-person shooter formula to deliver a truly memorable and unique experience. Set in 2027 when the United States is in disarray after a Korean invasion, players are put in the shoes of a soldier in a resistence cell, which experiences internal conflict while the nation falls apart. Are you going to enlist?
Make sure to read our full preview of Homefront.
Yakuza 4 PlayStation 3
A deep, interweaving crime drama set in an authentic recreation of the Sin City District in Tokyo, Yakuza 4 folows four dangerous characters that all must use their unique skills to survive the temptations of the Japanese underworld. Whether it be trying karaoke or interacting with the city from different viewpoints, each character must rely on different talents to pass. For the first time in the series, players can now examine the backdrop of the city, leaving the underground world behind.
Top Spin 4 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii
Redefining the way you experience tennis while gaming, intuitive controls in Top Spin 4 make the title accessible yet deep for tennis experts. The most feature-rich installment in 2K Czech’s franchise, the title puts you in the middle of a complete experience with a deep character roster with an enhanced Player Creator mode with new Coaching and Development systems. Alongside a career mode and a new TV Broadcast-based presentation, Top Spin 4’s startlingly simple approach might redefine the tennis gaming genre.
Warriors: Legends of Troy PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
In the time of Zeus’ reign over both immortals and men, a massive war erupts that shakes the very foundation of society, causing two legendary armies to clash not over home and country, but rather for the love of a single woman. From the creators of Dynasty Warriors, KOEI Canada, comes a Warriors: Legends of Troy, a title which will bring you back to ancient times and give you the opportunity to carve your name into history as prolific mythology unfolds before your eyes.
Hard Corps: Uprising (Downloadable) PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Paying homage to the run-and-gun games of years past, Hard Corps: Uprising looks to return players to a past era, innovating in a few areas. The game follows Bahamut, a soldier beginning to write his own legend. Play cooperatively or competitively in this downloadable title, getting achievements, trophies, and leaderboard supremacy in the process.