New Releases – Silent Hill: Downpour, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 and Ridge Racer Unbounded
March 30 2012 – Brace yourself as there are 18 titles releasing today. The primary releases are that from Konami, EA and Namco Bandai, each providing the next instalment of current series. Ubisoft is also going bundle crazy as they release double packs for early Ubisoft titles. First up is Silent Hill: Downpour, taking a new direction with the series with iconic figures in the Universe back again with the likes of Pyramid and the alternate dimension.
Tiger Woods continues his yearly gaming cycle of Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13, being able to experience The Masters tournament and relive Woods’ greatest achievements in his golfing career. A new instalment from Namco Bandai comes in the way of Ridge Racer Unbounded, injecting life into the series since it’s debut outing on the PS3 6 years ago. Unbounded brings changes to the traditional gameplay with the ability to create and share tracks amongst friends online and also damage inclusion, both against opponents and environments to expose new shortcuts.
Silent Hill: Downpour (PS3, Xbox 360) - The survival horror experience begins after a prison transport vehicle careens off the road, leaving lone inmate Murphy Pendleton stranded in Silent Hill. Gamers will encounter mind-bending puzzles, as well as horrific creatures and otherworld terrors using everyday objects from wooden chairs to glass bottles to fend off their enemies. The natural response, fight or flight is left to the player as they unravel a dark, thought-provoking storyline which will appeal to fans of the early, classic Silent Hill series, as well as anyone who enjoys a deep, psychological horror experience.
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 (PS3, Xbox 360) - The world’s number one selling golf video game franchise returns with an array of exciting new features, including an opportunity to experience Tiger’s golf legacy, online and social features, as well as a Collector’s Edition providing an even more immersive Masters Tournament experience. With expanded features surrounding the Masters Tournament, the most extensive swing mechanic revamp in over a decade, enhanced online capabilities and full PlayStation Move motion control support integration, you’ll feel as if you’re a player on the PGA TOUR with the world’s #1 selling golf game.
Ridge Racer Unbounded (PS3, Xbox 360) - The latest title in the Ridge Racer franchise, Ridge Racer: Unbounded gears up to carve its own destructive path with a new breed of arcade racing. Ridge Racer: Unbounded brings an unexpected dimension to the series, delivering an original blast of ferocious racing adrenaline. Join the Unbounded street racing gang, led by Kara Shindo, and test your driving skills against rivals in every street and alley of Shatter Bay. Prove your worth, get respect and expand your turf.
Other new titles this week
- Assassin’s Creed Revelations: Ottoman Edition (PS3, Xbox 360, PC)
- Capcom Digital Collection (Xbox 360)
- Captain Morgane and the Golden Turtle (PS3, PC)
- Cats & Dogs 3D: Pets at Play (3DS)
- Farming Simulator 3D (3DS)
- Hard Reset – Extended Edition (PC)
- Just Dance Best Of (Wii)
- Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations (Xbox 360, PS3)
- Nickelodeon Dance (Wii)
- Rayman Origins (PC)
- Silent Hill HD Collection (PS3, Xbox 360)
- Ubi Double Pack – Assassin’s 1 & 2 (PS3, Xbox 360)
- Ubi Double Pack – Far Cry 2 & Graw (Xbox 360)
- Ubi Double Pack – Rainbow Six Vegas & Splinter Cell Double Agent (PS3, Xbox 360)
- Ubi Double Pack – Rainbow Six Vegas 2 & Graw 2 (ps3, Xbox 360)