Faith McAdams here returning from three days of tackling the Los Angeles Convention Center for this year’s E3 2009. For those who don’t know, E3 is an industry-only event showcasing all the upcoming video games and consoles (like the PSP Go, the newest handheld from Sony). It’s an amazing yet exhausting event but I had a blast covering it with our Editor-in-Chief.
Anyway, I just wanted to drop a quick note about some games that are connected to our main crush … anime and manga. Among the games is another Naruto game for the PSP. It’s called Naruto Shippuden Legends: Akatsuki Rising and I got to play it for awhile and it already looks fun. Here’s what the area where Namco-Bandai demoed it looked like:
In the same booth was a Dragon Ball Z game for the Xbox 360. I got to play as Vegeta and so far it looks like a decent fighting game. It’s called Dragon Ball: Raging Blast.
Oh, and there’s a Yu-Gi-Oh! game as well but I didn’t get a chance to see it because I had some appointments to attend (by the way, the new Batman game that takes place in Arkham Asylum is awesome. Here’s what the Konami area looked like:
Our Editor-in-Chief has a bunch of favorites (Assassin’s Creed II, a new Halo game and the new Splinter Cell being his favorites) and so do I (Tony Hawk game and a game that allows you to become a DJ.
Ok, enough typing. This girls needs like three days of sleep before I fall asleep and drool all over my keyboard … again.