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WoW FigurePrints Statues

WoW FigurePrints Statues

Available to North American World of Warcraft fans since 2007, FigurePrints is now making its 3D statue services available across the pond; they’ll have to pay about 130 euros.

Console Wars Medals, Part 2

Console Wars Medals, Part 2
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Supermandolini has added two new Console Wars Veterans Medals, this time paying homage to the SNES and Sega Genesis; they’re enamel pins with metal bodies and a gold finish.

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Cluedo T-shirt

Cluedo T-shirt
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If you think it was Mrs. White with the lead pipe in the library, this Cluedo t-shirt shows all six murder weapons from the classic board game and is a must for Clue/Cluedo fans.

Resident Evil Retrospective

Resident Evil Retrospective

Running almost twenty minutes long, the Episode 5 of Gametrailers’ Resident Evil Retrospective focuses on the uber-successful RE4 with a hat tip to its cinematic counterparts.

Boule by Geoffrey Parker

Boule by Geoffrey Parker
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You won’t know Boule unless you’re from the Old Country, but we still dig Zontik’s high-end set which includes six Boule, two Butts, a leather scorer and a stainless steel measurer.

Death vs. Monstars

Death vs. Monstars

Addictive and fast-paced, Death vs. Monstars is a shoot-em-up with quirky graphics and a catchy 8-bit style soundtrack; note: the backwards aiming can take awhile to get used to.

Launch Trailer: Apocrypha

Launch Trailer: Apocrypha

EVE Online’s Apocrypha expansion rolls out tomorrow, and to celebrate they’ve released the launch trailer above; it’s basically sweet, sweet starship porn, not that we’re complaining.

Zivix Guitar

Zivix Guitar
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Zivix’s Headliner Guitar seeks to blur the line between Rock Band/Guitar Hero axes and the real deal; billed as a “real digital guitar”, we hope its strings aren’t all show and no go.

Cutscenes: Halo Wars

Cutscenes: Halo Wars

Those of you still Halo Wars-deprived should check out these Enemy Ocean, Backup and Kidnapping cutscenes; the Warthog filled with Spartans in the last one: awesomeness.

Resident Evil Jackets

Resident Evil Jackets
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Lest your friends doubt your T-virus tracking skills, Capcom is selling two authentic BSAA jackets complete with patches and livery; you’ll need an Umbrella Corp-sized bank account.

Trailer: Stalin vs. Martians

Trailer: Stalin vs. Martians

Stalin vs. Martians is the actual title to a ridiculous RTS being developed by three Russian studios; yes, you get to play as Stalin, and yes, it’s actually inspired by Vodka and borscht.

Free: Bowja 3

Free: Bowja 3

Bowja 3 tasks you with guiding a ninja through a series of adventures; you basically click around to progress the plotline, but the story is interesting enough to keep us clicking.

Gameplay: UFC 2009

Gameplay: UFC 2009
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Keith Jardine and Rampage Jackson give us a taste of UFC 2009 Undisputed in the gameplay trailer above; you know a game is onto something when the slams make you wince.

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Launch Trailer: Empire

Launch Trailer: Empire
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Filled with cavalry charges, rifle fusillades and glorious naval battles, this launch trailer for Empire: Total War is a must-watch for megalomaniacs; it’s available both at Steam and in stores.

Heroes and Villains

Heroes and Villains

Above is a preview for iPhone game Heroes and Villains, currently in development by Infinite Ammo; you have the choice to help or hurt a helpless citizen by using superheroes.

Launch Trailer: H.A.W.X.

Launch Trailer: H.A.W.X.
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It’s cobbled together from other videos, but this Launch Trailer for H.A.W.X. adds a nice kick to the near-future flight combat sim with an attack on the Capitol building and Air Force One.

Halo Universe Expanded

Halo Universe Expanded
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Developers, journalists and gamers alike give Halo Wars a proper introduction with this Universe Expanded Trailer; Part One explores the Halo back story, Spartans and Harvest.

RE5: Uroboros Boss

RE5: Uroboros Boss
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It’s very short, but this gameplay video of Resident Evil 5’s Uroboros has us slack-jawed over just how advanced graphics have gotten; it’s a nightmarish, shapeshifting mass of tentacles.

WoW Beer Steins

WoW Beer Steins
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Slam back a pint of Cherry Grog with your very own World of Warcraft Beer Stein; handcrafted in Brazil/Azeroth, they’re covered with bas-relief art for the Horde, Alliance and Lich King.

Free: Globetrotter XL

Free: Globetrotter XL

Most free games have little value beyond entertainment, but Globetrotter XL is an educational diversion that’s still fun; it tests how good your geography is while racing against the clock.

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Killzone 2: The Scout

Killzone 2: The Scout
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Snipers elicit a love/hate response from most MMO gamers, but we dig this trailer devoted to the Scout’s badge abilities from Killzone 2; the Predator-like cloak is total badass.

Free: Portal Defender

Free: Portal Defender

Similar to Castle Crashers, Portal Defender is fun hack and slash but filled with inside jokes that should be familiar to the indie developer community and loyal Newgrounds visitors.

Stormrise: Line of Sight

Stormrise: Line of Sight
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Though Stormrise’s dynamic camera system isn’t brand new, we’re impressed by its implementation in this Line of Sight trailer; it’ll be available March 24 for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.

Website: 2600 Online

Website: 2600 Online

Packed with 50+ classic Atari games, 2600 Online is proof that good gameplay always trumps graphics; Missile Command and Pac-Man still get our blood pumping, pixels and all.

Free: DNA Heroes

Free: DNA Heroes

DNA Heroes mixes Guitar Hero and genetics, swapping out Guns N’ Roses for Watson & Crick; correct base pairs grow your DNA strand, but miss ’em and you may grow an extra eye instead.

What If Trailer: Panzers

What If Trailer: Panzers

This What If? trailer for Codename: Panzers Cold War highlights the alternate history theme of the RTS game; it posits the 1949 Berlin airlift going awry, essentially resulting in WWIII.

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