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Red Steel 2 hits Europe on March 26

Ubisoft has confirmed that Red Steel 2 will hit European retail on March 26. It was revealed through a new video released today, and posted below the break. A while back, it was announced for release in the US on March 23. Watch onward.

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Motionplus headlines

  • Miyamoto: Next Zelda to use WMP for "a more pleasurable playing experience"

    Shigeru Miyamoto has said that the next Zelda game for Wii will use MotionPlus in order to provide more realistic sword combat and targeting. “In this (installment of the series), we’re using MotionPlus to make you feel much more like you’re actually fighting while holding a sword in your hand,” Miyamoto stated during an October […]

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  • Red Steel 2 to be bundled with WMP, per Ubisoft press event

    A Red Steel 2 trailer was shown at Ubisoft’s E3 presser. It showed a desert, a swordsman controlled by the player surrounded by enemies. Swordsman pulls out a gun, hits baddie with sword and shoots him while he was down. That’s the dual-wielding weapons thing the devs have been talking about. The harder you swing […]

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  • [UPDATE] Martial arts game MMA announced by EA

    EA Sports announced a martial arts game that will be released in 2010. MMA will be compatible with MotionPlus. No footage was shown. Just the announcement. Bummer. [UPDATE] Press release is posted after the jump. Doesn’t reveal much more than you already know.

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  • John McEnroe is excited to be in Grand Slam Tennis

    EA interviewed tennis legend John McEnroe in a mailer sent out to the press, and while it does indeed advertise Grand Slam Tennis, there are a few interesting tidbits in it. For one, this is John McEnroe’s first appearance in a videogame, and he seems rather excited about it. “I’m pretty excited to be with […]

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  • Ubisoft announces Academy of Champions featuring Pelé

    Ubisoft has announced Academy of Champions, an arcade football/soccer game exclusively for Wii featuring Pelé. The game promises to deliver an an interactive experience for children and families with a story-driven adventure starting with enrollment at an Academy where your coach is Pelé. Players can improve their skills, recruit new team members and build a […]

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  • Virtua Tennis 2009 pushed into June

    Virtua Tennis 2009 has been pushed into June to give it a bit more polish. This is according to Sega site administrator RubyEclipse who stated on the forums: As you may have already noticed, VT2009 has now been pushed back to a June ship date. It’s kind of a bummer as I know everyone is […]

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  • Star Fox creator calls Wii a toy, says Miyamoto does as he likes

    Star Fox creator Dylan Cuthbert has told G4 what he thinks about Wii and Miyamoto, and has said he’s not interesting in making another Star Fox game, especially for Wii – which he called a toy. Even went so far as to say Miyamoto doesn’t care how core gamers feel about changes to Star Fox […]

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  • Future Wii-motes might include Motion Plus

    Nintendo designer, Katsuya Eguchi said in a roundtable with journalists at E3 today that the company is looking at including MotionPlus technology into future iterations of its Wii-mote. “As to looking at whether or not it will be an attachment or built in – we’re always looking at how hardware should evolve and where we […]

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