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After almost five years since the original, the "Killzone" franchise is back with a brand new story and gorgeous visuals. In "Killzone 2," you'll battle the Helghast on their home planet Helghan in an effort to eliminate the enemy military. The first-person shooter is developed by Guerrilla Games and will blast into stores on February 27 exclusively for PlayStation 3.
The "Prince of Persia" series found much success in the previous generation of video games. Now Ubisoft is back with a new "Prince of Persia"--complete with a unique art style and a brand-new fighting mechanic. You'll also be joined by a Elika, a female character who helps you fight enemies and solve puzzles. "Prince of Persia" is set to release by year's end for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC.
"Pacific Rift" is the follow-up to the original PlayStation 3 launch game "MotorStorm." This time around, gamers are treated not just to an amazing racing experience, but also to twice the number of tracks compared with the original. Also, localized multiplayer has been added in addition to a robust online racing experience. "MotorStorm: Pacific Rift" crashes into stores October 28 exclusively for PlayStation 3.
Golf may be one of the oldest sports, but it does seem to improve with new advances in technology. Better engineered clubs have refined our swings, and fancier golf carts can make playing more enjoyable. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some techy tools that are sure to better your game.
CNET's Antuan Goodwin gives us his take on the all new Volkswagen Golf-R at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show. Although not entirely new on the outside, inside the Golf-R runs on VW's latest engine technology and the 4Motion system for braking.
One of the most infamous fighting franchises in the history of video games returns on February 17. "Street Fighter IV" updates the series in almost every way, all while sticking closely to its roots. You're sure to recognize some of the classic characters and environments all while welcoming in some new ones. You can play "Street Fighter IV" now in select arcades or own it for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on February 17.
The critically acclaimed historical fiction first-person-shooter exclusively for the PlayStation 3 is back. Now set in various U.S. cities, "Resistance 2" offers multiple game modes including multiplayer and cooperative gameplay. New battlegrounds, more explosive weapons, and massive enemies highlight this highly anticipated sequel. "Resistance 2" is in stores now.
'Warhawk' is a 32-player multiplayer-only game that combines air, ground, and tank battle situations--online or offline. 'Warhawk' is currently available and is exclusive to the Playstation 3.
The King of Iron Fist Tournament is back for the sixth time, and the game looks better than ever. The arcade classic from Namco hits the PlayStation 3 later this year.
Bionic Commando is an update to the game of the same name from the NES era. Capcom has reinvented the series, but remains true to some of the game's signature features such as the grapple arm. Bionic Commando swings into stores May 19 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. PC gamers can expect it sometime this July.