Bleach Previews, Yu-Gi-Oh! Championships and Spidey
Some big gaming news rolled in this weekend, especially if you're a Yu-Gi-Oh! card game fan! We have the 411 on that, plus previews of two new games based on the Bleach anime and preview pics of the upcoming Spider-Man: Friend or Foe game from Activision! Check it all out here, plus the list of all the new games that drop this week for every game system from Nintendo DS to Xbox 360, Wii, PS3, PSP and even for your PC!
Pokemon: Diamond & Pearl - Mysterious Treasures Tournaments
The upcoming Pokemon card game expansion - Diamond & Pearl: Mysterious Treasures is coming on August 22, 2007, but you can get a taste of the new cards early with the preview tournaments! These tournaments will be held on the weekends of Aug. 11-12, 2007, Aug. 18-19, 2007 and Aug. 25-26, 2007. Each tournament has an entry fee that hooks you up with six 10-card booster packs of the new cards that you use to build a deck. You then compete in one of three divisions:
- Junior Division - Born in 1996 or later.
- Senior Division - Born in 1992-1995.
- Masters Division - Born in 1991 or earlier.
- Not only do you get to catch the newest Pokemon before anybody else, you also get a special pre-release promo card and promo item!
- Get in on the action here - www.go-pokemon.com
Bleach Game Previews - Wii and DS
There are two new Bleach video games coming this fall! Bleach: Shattered Blade for Nintendo Wii and Bleach: The Blade of Fate for Nintendo DS. We have preview pages for both, and pictures you can click to see the mondo-huge version!
Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championships 2007
Over the weekend the San Diego Comic-Con got busy as the best Yu-Gi-Oh! duelists in the world got busy battling to see who was the world's best. The Yu-Gi-Oh! masters battled with cards and with the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2007 video game for Nintendo DS. Finally, two champions emerged.
- 2007 Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game World Champion: Andres Toro, 24 from Chile.
- 2007 Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Game World Champion: Michel Gruner, 19 from Germany.
These two champions got trophies, Yu-Gi-Oh! artwork autographed by Kazuki Takahashi and Chaimera, Master of Beasts TCG cards.
2007 Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game World Championship Runner-Ups
- Mattia Sarpa - 16 from Italy.
- Adam Corn - 16 from California.
- Dexter Dalit - 15 from Canada.
2007 Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Game World Championship Runner-Ups
- Descamps Yohann - 24 from France.
- Manual Lopez - 21 from California.
- Masahiro Eguchi - 23 from Japan.
Everybody who made it to the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championships 2007 event also got their hands on one of these cards.
Spider-Man: Friend or Foe Game Preview
Activision's got another Spider-Man video game on the way! This fall, Spider-Man: Friend or Foe challenges you to become Spidey, or one of his allies, and tackle evil villains on DS, PC, PSP, PS2, Xbox 360 and Wii. Once you've beaten a villain, they'll join your team and you can both go clobber a bigger evil menace. Check out these preview pictures for a look at the cartoony action, and click them for larger images!
What Video Games are Dropping This Week?
- July 30 - Mario Strikers Charged for Wii.
- July 30 - Picross DS for DS.
- July 30 - Ultimate Puzzle Games: Sudoku Edition for DS.
- July 31 - Brave Story: New Traveler for PSP.
- July 31 - Crazy Tazi: Fare Wars for PSP.
- July 31 - Dungeons & Dragons Tactics for PSP.
- July 31 - Harvest Moon Boy & Girl for PSP.
- July 31 - Super Collapse 3 for DS.
- Aug 1 - It's the Big Game, Charlie Brown for PC.
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