The sequel to the 2007 original, the plot of this instalment is written by Paul Jenkins, whom has also written The Darkness comic book series. Wield the power of the Darkness once more!! Gametraders Blacktown has you covered, already putting the game on special to make it that little bit easier to obtain!!
As can be seen above, there are quite a few new games that have become available today at Gametraders Blacktown. The anticipated Metal Gear Solid HD collection is now available for both the PS3 nad for the 360. Tennis fans can rejoice with the latest Grand Slam title available, with good ol’ John McEnroe gracing the cover. Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is a new RPG game that is getting some pretty nice reviews, so definitely worth a look. Finally, for the 360, there is Never Dead also available. I will admit ignorance of this game, but I said the same of Skyrim when it came out. Here I am, 50 achievements later….
It is a very special edition of Great Treasures this week, with many new releases due out tomorrow that Adrian, manager of Gametraders Blacktown, was good enough to let me drool over the boxes for…
Final Fantasy XIII-2
The long-awaited release in the very extensive Final Fantasy franchise is available from 9am tomorrow (Thursday)!! It is available in the limited edition above, as well as a standard edition, which will come with a special collectors tin for a limited time. Those that opted for the pre-order special will also be getting a few nice extras tomorrow.
This week, Gametraders Blacktown got in a new stock of headsets for the auditory pleasure of their customers. There is quite a range of styles and price ranges available, so if you are looking for a headset without breaking the bank, come in and see if this new range is for you.
The popular mobile phone game phenomenon has now hit your PC with the version you can see above. Seriously, it was only a matter of time… now you can play the game on a big screen and really see those pigs get what is coming to them.
Skylanders for 3DS
Like everywhere else in the country, Gametraders Blacktown is still waiting for new stock of Skylanders figurines (ETA January 25). Until then though, they have managed to get new stock of 3DS and 360 starter packs, for those that have not yet been initiated into the craze. So come on in before these too disappear.
Revenge of the Film Nerds author SchmandaRose was fortunate enough to post a review of beta testing The Old Republic, and now it is available for the wider community as whole, with the software for this anticipated MMO now available at Gametraders Blacktown, and in all Gametraders stores. Read SchmandaRose’s review, then grab a copy for yourself!!
Just before Christmas, in time for the release of the film of the same name, The Adventures of Tintin hit the shelves of Gametraders Blacktown, and a few copies are still available. Also, a lot of Kinect bundles were sold over the holiday season, so clearly it is time to cater towards those that want to get the full use out of the Kinect sensor. Stock in Kinect games continues to increase, with Kinect Sports Season 2, Sesame Street’s Once Upon a Monster, and Dance Central being added to the games already available.
This is the last Great Treasures at Gametraders post prior to Christmas… so it might just be the place to look for those last-minute Christmas gift ideas!
Replica James Bond Walther PPK
There are five primary franchises that I really hold dear. Previously, the main ones for which Gametraders has catered towards for me is The Lord of the Rings, with the delightfully sculpted blades from these films in the weapons cabinet, and of course their wide range of Doctor Who merchandise. They now cater towards the second of these, with this beautiful framed replica of James Bond’s Walther PPK. Upon my reaction, I was told that rarely can a grown man be seen to react in such a way. I picked one up immediately!! Now all we need is some Star Trek and Harry Potter merchandise, and I would never leave the store!
Last week, Gametraders Blacktown got in some lovely new replica weapons in from Global Gear. As can be seen above, we got some lovely hand-made Katanas, masonic style swords, and we even got The Bride’s blades from Kill Bill. Not pictures here but also worth having a look at from Global Gear are some impressive bronzed statuettes of Aliens versing Predators!
The 3DS continues to expand on its list of titles with some of the most popular characters from Nintendo’s great past. Following updates of Zelda and Mario Land, Mario Kart is now available in glorious, glasses-less 3D. At this price too, snap it up quickly.