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We have good, bad and ugly news today. First: the bad news, and any Stilwater 2.0 regulars should pay close attention because their plans for a return trip may have to wait. According to the game's official blog, the first DLC package for Saints Row 2 has been pushed back a week to April 23.The goo...

April 15th 2009 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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New content is set to pull up alongside Saints Row 2, flashing gang signs and a new set of platinum rims. Developer Volition revealed that it is working on three new downloadable packs for the game, with the first, Ultor Exposed, set to arrive April 16 on both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 for 800...

March 31st 2009 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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THQ's wild swings have finally brought the axe down on Red Faction and Saints Row creator Volition, reportedly culling the bulk of the Champaign, IL studio's QA staff out from the developer's ranks. Speaking with Kotaku, a THQ spokesperson confirmed that Volition lost 86 employees in the cut, inclu...

March 4th 2009 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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If you're a fan of sandboxes, then we suggest you go to the local playground and stop reading this blog. If you're a fan of sandbox games, however, keep reading! Amazon.com's Deal of the Day features Saints Row 2 Collector's Edition for a mere $35 (shipping included). The deal applies to both the P...

February 24th 2009 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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According to the analysts at Cowen and Company, several of THQ's key franchises – think WWE, SpongeBob SquarePants and Saints Row – are in a slump. GI.biz details the firm's findings and all signs point to the publisher posting a "substantial" loss this fiscal year.The firm states that...

January 22nd 2009 at 2:45pm 0 Comments
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Amazon has sent us over this preview of its "15 Days, 15 Video Games Deal" series for the weekend and Monday: Saturday, 13 Dec: World of Warcraft Battlechest is the headliner. If the past days are any indication, the other deals for Saturday will be somewhat related. Sunday, 14 Dec: Kickof...

December 12th 2008 at 2:15pm 0 Comments
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Saints Row 2 developer Volition has confirmed on the game's forums that the well-received gangsta epic will make its way to PC on Jan. 6, 2009. The PC version of the game was originally expected to release with the console versions, but after that didn't happen, several retailers listed the game wi...

October 30th 2008 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Saints Row 2 Associate Producer Dan Sutton reveals that Volition is already at work on another sequel in the urban sandbox series. Speaking with Play.tm, Sutton states that the recently released SR2 ties up loose ends from the original game and that SR3 will go in a "new direction." Considering...

October 27th 2008 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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This week, there is a lot of Xbox 360 new game release deals. So much so, that we'll forgo an overly long intro and just get right to it. So ... Best Buy is giving out a free beanie hat with purchase of Guitar Hero World Tour, selling Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway for $40 and offering Blitz II...

October 26th 2008 at 12:15pm 0 Comments
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Fo' rizzle, there be nothin' really wrong with Saints Row 2. Actually, it's quite amusing to read through the reviews of THQ's great holiday hope. The critics pretty much say that SR2 is great fun, but doesn't push the sandbox genre forward. With GTA's realistic turn in its fourth installment, SR2...

October 14th 2008 at 3:45pm 0 Comments
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Despite what you might have heard, Saints Row 2 will not contain Trophy support when it debuts tomorrow. A moderator on the official community forums was the one to deliver the bad news. The moderator didn't address the possibility of a Trophy patch at a later date, stating only that that he will k...

October 13th 2008 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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And here ... we ... go. We're halfway through October and it's finally started. The industry imposed holiday game torrent is upon us. We hope you've saved up some cash (or tidied up your GameFly queue) because, starting now, you're going to need it. Just look at all of these games: Dead Space...

October 13th 2008 at 3:45pm 0 Comments