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Oh boy. We're sorry to say it fanboys, but the Fanswag train is winding down. We're down to our last two bits of swag. It just so happens that the last two games are appropriate for the wintry weather outside. Yes, we're talking about Lost Planet. We've got two copies on hand, and we're giving them...

December 5th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Lost Planet Colonies was today rated by USK, the German ratings board, fueling further speculation that a sequel to Lost Planet is already in the works. According to the entry, Colonies is a "3rd-person shooter" being developed for Xbox 360 and will be published (in Germany) by CEG Interactive Ente...

November 7th 2007 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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After initially speculating that their frozen shooter Lost Planet could come to PS3, then stating (quite unequivocally) that neither Lost Planet nor Dead Rising would find their way to the Wii or PS3 (for reasons which, at that point, were apparently "quite convoluted"), Capcom has announced at the...

October 17th 2007 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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While Capcom's love affair with the PlayStation 3 has had all the warmth of a vacation to E.D.N III, the upcoming year will see the company begin to move away from PS2 development in favor of creating games for Sony's latest console. The announcement, made by Capcom president Haruhiro Tsujimoto, is...

October 3rd 2007 at 10:15pm 0 Comments
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Capcom recently announced that a new title update will be released this Thursday, August 30th for Lost Planet aimed at fixing the game's multiplayer network. The update will implement a new "connection types" category when creating a game, allowing players to see and choose which games are most comp...

August 28th 2007 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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If you've been holding out on buying map pack #3 for Lost Planet (that's the one that includes Lost Technology , Ruins, and Ice Drop) you'll be happy to hear that you can now download it for free through the Xbox Live Marketplace.We've got to say, we've been really impressed with Lost Planet's post-...

August 17th 2007 at 9:05am 0 Comments
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Just as we foretold last week, the third Lost Planet map pack just got a huge price drop and became free this morning. The 232MB Map Pack #3 bundles together the three maps Ruins, Ice Drop, and Lost Technology and originally was available for 400 Microsoft points. But now the content is available to...

August 16th 2007 at 11:45am 0 Comments
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Continuing the conversion from paid map packs to free ones Capcom has announced that Lost Planet's Map Pack #3 will become a free download starting Thursday, August 16th. We're pretty sure Map Pack #3 becoming free content is due to the fact that its PC counterpart will be offering the maps for free...

August 10th 2007 at 10:15am 0 Comments
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Capcom just announced that starting this Friday, July 20th, both Lost Planet Map Packs #1 and #2 will be available on the Marketplace for free due to PC users getting free access to them. These four maps together previously retailed for 800 Microsoft points in total and include maps Radar Field, Isl...

July 17th 2007 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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If you've been holding out to buy the first two Lost Planet map packs on Xbox Live because you didn't want to part with 800 ($10) of your hard-won bought points, get that downloading thumb ready. On July 20, "Radar Field," "Island 902," "Hive Complex" and "Trial Point" will become free. They'll als...

July 17th 2007 at 8:30am 0 Comments
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The third downloadable map pack for Lost Planet cooked its way onto the Marketplace this morning and is awaiting your consumption. Map Pack #3 will cost you 400 Microsoft points and includes three new multiplayer maps including Ice Drop, Ruins, and the 8-bit inspired Lost Technology. Be sure to take...

June 21st 2007 at 9:45am 0 Comments
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Three more maps are coming to Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, bringing the grand total to 16 found locations. The third map pack will be available June 21 for 400 MS points (US $5.00).Featured in the map pack are a "frigid glacier with lots of peaks, nooks and crannies" (Ice Drop), "ancient temples...

June 15th 2007 at 2:15pm 0 Comments