New Video Game Releases: Week 14, 2011
Here's the list of this week's new video game releases. Gear up for some karaoke fun with Karaoke Revolution Glee: Volume 2. Go back in time and wreak havoc in the human world in Rabbids Travel in Time or be a meaty cube in a race to save your girlfriend in Super Meat Boy. Fight for justice and regain balance in the world of the future in Shadow Harvest: Phantom Ops. Play matching games non-stop on your DS in Match 3 Madness or re-enter the world of LEGO as a ninja in LEGO Battles Ninjago.
Let's kick off this week's releases with a surefire party-game hit: Karaoke Revolution Glee: Volume 2. If you're hosting a party and want to avoid any lulls and dull moments then this is the game to get. What better way to liven up the evening (or any day, for that matter) by singing some show tunes straight from the hit show, right in your very own living room! Here's more about the game here:
"Hot off the heels of the original party-game hit, this next installation of Glee-inspired karaoke plants you right in the center of more of your favorite scenes and musical moments from season one. Take center stage with Rachel Berry, Finn Hudson, Will Schuester and the rest of the cast as you perform to the New Directions' hottest harmonies. Prove your stuff solo by belting it out to long, challenging notes or show off to all your friends in six-player vocal competitions. Prove you have a voice worthy of regionals to reach new achievements and unlock items for your very own Glee scrapbook in Scrapbook mode, plus, enjoy even more exclusive extras, including never-before-seen show moments in fun video montages with which you can perform. With this truly memorable setlist, you'll be crooning melodies so sweet, you could even melt Sue Sylvester's icy heart."
Now who, in this world, doesn't love a good deal? We constantly search for the best bargains, be it for clothes, shoes, even groceries. You can do the same for video games by snagging up Match 3 Madness for your Nintendo DS. After you get this game, you probably won't be getting any other Match 3 games because this one will give you more matching action than you can handle. Here's more about the game:
"Match 3 Madness for the Nintendo DS offers players as many as 27 different games in 3 main categories (Bejeweled, Marble Popper and Miscellaneous) which are playable in varied game modes throughout more than 200 levels.Aside from the Match 3 games, the title has a 2nd layer as well, which is building up and upgrading the player’s own holiday resort on a tropical island. To do so, not only does the player need to complete the levels as quickly as possible but he/she also has to gather certain resources required for that part of the resort he/she is currently working on.
- Over 200 levels
- 27 different 3-in-a-row games
- 3 types of games: Bejewelled, Bubble Shooter and Tetris style
- Wide range of extraordinary power-ups
- Vivid graphics and visual effects
- Unlockable content
- Build a tropical holiday resort in the story mode.
- Gather resources by matching its tokens."