Gaming preview: 'Prince of Persia' Video
Gaming preview: 'Prince of Persia' Video Transcript
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>> Since the beginning of time, legend has told of an epic battle between darkness and light. But now, the darkness spreads and an unknown warrior will rise. ^M00:00:32 [ Music ] ^M00:00:37
>> With a deadly new ally. ^M00:00:41 [ Music ] ^M00:00:44
>> To save a kingdom and restore the light. ^M00:00:50 [ Music ]
The Two Thrones provides a satisfying conclusion to the Prince of Persia Sands of Time trilogy, combining the gameplay mechanics of the previous two games (wall running, jumping, flipping, fighting, and puzzle solving) with a few new tricks, such as chari
Sega's Full Auto is Need for Speed with weapons. The combat racing game, which also features a Prince of Persia-like 'uncrash' rewind feature, is one of the Xbox 360's showcase launch titles.
The year is 1191 A.D. and you are a highly trained assassin. From the makers of the 'Prince of Persia' series comes 'Assassin's Creed'--a game in which you must secretly navigate the streets of the Holy Land looking for specific victims. 'Assassin's Creed
This week Ubisoft released the latest game in the series, Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands. While it has absolutely no connection to the movie starring Jake Gyllenhaal, the game reminds us most of what the film was adapted from, The Sands of Time. In fact, The Forgotten Sands takes place during the seven-year gap between it and Warrior Within, so it's clear that the intention of the game was to revisit some of the franchises earlier roots.
This week on preGAME, we rewind time, use the power of the elements, and take a ride on the first dinosaur in space as we demo two very special games. Tune in as we take a look at Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands and Super Mario Galaxy 2.
Jeff and Natali attended a special event last night to kick off the June 4 launch of the HTC Evo 4G and were also given a sneak peak of Hollywood's latest video game movie adaptation, "Prince of Persia: Sands of Time." Without dropping any spoilers, suffice it to say it means a lot when you walk out of a movie with free admission and cupcakes.
The sequel to the highly acclaimed shooter, "Far Cry 2" ups the ante with huge environments, improved enemy AI, and new weapons. While you'll find that the story doesn't quite continue the original, "Far Cry 2" does keep the thrilling action and firepower we've all come to expect from the developer Ubisoft Montreal. "Far Cry 2" is available October 21 on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC.
Playdead's Limbo is a unique take on the 2D scrolling-platform game, in which the player must solve puzzles and outsmart terrifying enemies to survive.
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.
Highly regarded as one of the most realistic tennis simulators around, the "Top Spin" series returns with its third iteration in 'Top Spin 3' for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo DS, and Wii. Brand-new controls as well as more playable characters and courts are just the beginning, as players in this version now tire out the longer they play. "Top Spin 3" will be served up June 23.