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Random Game Facts – Sonic Colors Hexadecimal Code

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Source: DidYouKnowGaming & Sonic Retro

This Day In Gaming History – June 11th

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1986
  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is released by Paramount Pictures to theaters in the U.S. During the film, one scene takes place at an arcade. The arcade game Karate Champ is shown. Sound effects of Pac-Man dying are heard as well.

1990

  • Nintendo’s request for a temporary restraining order against Lewis Galoob Toys is denied by a U.S. District Court judge in San Francisco, CA. The order was Nintendo attempting to restrict Galoob from selling the Game Genie device.

1999

  • Descent 3 is released by Outrage Entertainment & Interplay Productions for the PC in North America.

2000

  • The Legend of Dragoon is released by SCEI & Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation in North America.

2001

  • The Game Boy Advance, Nintendo’s handheld entry for the sixth generation of video games is released in North America. This is the 5th member of the Game Boy line (the 3rd main release). The GBA features a 32-bit ARM RISC processor and a 2.9-inch reflective TFT 240 x 160 pixel, 32,768-color display. The handheld system measures 3.25 x 5.6 inches. It is powered via two AA batteries, which last about 15 hours.
  • Namco Museum is released by Mass Media & Namco for the Game Boy Advance in North America.
  • Super Mario Advance is released by Nintendo for the Game Boy Advance in North America.
  • Castlevania: Circle of the Moon is released by Konami Computer Entertainment Kobe & Konami for the Game Boy Advance in North America.
  • Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure is released by Pipe Dream Interactive & Majesco for the Game Boy Advance in North America.
  • Rayman Advance is released by Digital Eclipse & Ubisoft for the Game Boy Advance in North America.
  • F-Zero: Maximum Velocity is released by Nintendo R&D1, Nd Cube, & Nintendo for the Game Boy Advance in North America.

2004

  • Thief: Deadly Shadows is released by Ion Storm Inc. & Eidos Interactive for the PC, Xbox, & Java ME in Europe.

2006

  • The Nintendo DS Lite is released by Nintendo in North America. The system is initially released only in Polar White at a MSRP of $129.99. It is a redesigned model of the original Nintendo DS with a smaller form factor and brighter screen.

2007

  • Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree is released by Nintendo EAD Group No. 4 & Nintendo for the Wii in North America.
  • Scarface: The World Is Yours is released by Radical Entertainment, Vivendi Universal Games, & THX for the Wii in Australia.

2010

  • Super Mario Galaxy 2 is released by Nintendo EAD Tokyo & Nintendo for the Wii in Europe.
  • Green Day: Rock Band is released by Harmonix, Demiurge Studios, & MTV Games for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, & Wii in PAL territories.
  • Mega Man Zero Collection is released by Capcom for the DS in Europe.

2013

  • Day 1 of the 2013 edition of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA.
  • Nintendo announces & shows footage of several new Wii U games during their Nintendo Direct event. New games shown/announced include: Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, a new Art Academy game, and Smash Bros. 3DS/Wii U. They also showed more of X, Bayonetta 2, The Wonderful 101, Pokémon X & Y (3DS), Wii Party U, and more.

2014

  • Day 2 of the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is scheduled to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA.

Source: Chronology of Video Games & Wikipedia

Nordic Game Charts – 2014 – Week 14

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1. THE ELDER SCROLLS ONLINE
2. DIABLO III: REAPER OF SOULS
3. FIFA 14
4. ASSASSIN’S CREED IV: BLACK FLAG
5. BATTLEFIELD 4
6. INFAMOUS: SECOND SON
7. THE LEGO MOVIE VIDEO GAME
8. DIABLO III
9. LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES
10. CALL OF DUTY: GHOSTS
11. SOUTH PARK: THE STICK OF TRUTH
12. GRAND THEFT AUTO V
13. NHL 14
14. NEED FOR SPEED: RIVALS
15. SKATE 3
16. FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD REMASTER
17. METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES
18. THIEF
19. TITANFALL
20. DARK SOULS II

Source: ANGI/Gfk Entertainment & GamesPress

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril (DS) – European Box Art & Press Release

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LEGO®  Marvel™ Super Heroes: Universe in Peril is now available for the Nintendo DS™ handheld system, bringing the highly popular brick-smashing adventure to the palm of your hand.  Fans of the Marvel Universe will never be far from their favorite Super Heroes, as they fight their way through key Marvel locations to save the world from dastardly evil villains like Loki and Dr. Doom.

LEGO  Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril for Nintendo DS, which is also available for PlayStation® Vita and Nintendo 3DS™, features 45 action-packed missions, where players take control of Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Hulk, Captain America, Wolverine and many more Marvel characters as they unite to stop Loki and a host of other Marvel villains from assembling a super-weapon capable of destroying the world.  Players will chase down Cosmic LEGO Bricks as they travel across key locations from the Marvel Universe, such as Stark Tower, Asteroid M, a Hydra base and the X-Mansion.

Don’t stash this news away from your readers like Loki would do with a Cosmic Brick; share this exciting announcement today!

LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES: UNIVERSE IN PERIL © 2014 TT Games Ltd. Produced by TT Games under license from the LEGO Group. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and the Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2014 The LEGO Group. © MARVEL. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.  All rights reserved.

LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES software © 2013 TT Games Publishing Ltd. Produced by TT Games under license from the LEGO Group. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and the Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2013 The LEGO Group.  TM & © 2013 MARVEL & Subs. Nintendo DS is a trademark of Nintendo. © 2006 Nintendo. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.  All rights reserved.

WB GAMES LOGO, WBIE LOGO, WB SHIELD: ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Source: GamesPress (1 & 2)

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (Multi) – Asgard Character Pack Trailer & Press Release

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Be merry with the Mighty Thor this holiday season and give the gift of Thunder with the LEGO®  Marvel™ Super Heroes: Asgard Character Pack, featuring LEGO minifigures Malekith, Kurse, Sif, Volstagg, Odin, Hogun, Fandral and Jane Foster!

You can get your hands on the awesome LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Asgard Character Pack for £1.59, and the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: The Super Pack for £3.99. Both DLC packs can be downloaded exclusively on Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network and PC.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: The Super Pack gives players more Super Heroes and Super Villains, plus new vehicles and races.  Play as fan favorites Dark Phoenix, Winter Soldier, Symbiote Spider-Man, Hawkeye, Falcon, and Beta Ray Bill.  Leave more damage with LEGO Big Figures Thanos and A-Bomb, and speed through 10 new races aboard the Spider-Mobile and Hawkeye’s Sky Cycle.

If you haven’t played the holiday’s hottest family-friendly game yet, LEGO  Marvel Super Heroes is out now for Xbox One, PlayStation®4, Xbox 360®, PlayStation®3, Wii U™, and PC. You can also take your favorite heroes on the road with LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril, out now for Nintendo 3DS™ and PlayStation® Vita.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes features an original story crossing the entire Marvel Universe. Players take control of Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Hulk, Captain America, Wolverine and many more Marvel characters as they unite to stop Loki and a host of other Marvel villains from assembling a super-weapon capable of destroying the world. Players will chase down Cosmic Bricks as they travel across LEGO Manhattan and visit key locations from the Marvel Universe, such as Stark Tower, Asteroid M, a Hydra base and the X-Mansion.

Source: GamesPress & Marvel

Europe – Barbie Dreamhouse Party (Multi) – Screenshots & Launch Trailer

 

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Source: GamesPress & Louis Kachiouteas