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05. Mar, 2010 18:43 (HKT)

New games up for preorder: Monster Hunter Frontier Online, Lost Planet 2, Full Metal Alchemist RPG, Fifa World Cup, Death Smiles II & more!



Welcome to our Weekly Preorder Games news. Keep yourself abreast, read up on games that are releasing in the near, and not so near future and don't miss any titles that you are interested in. In this news summary you will find all new preorder additions that have been made to our catalogue during the last seven days.

For those who are keen to receive even faster updates, you may also take advantage of our designated personal agent e-mail subscriptions and RSS feeds, which are located on your favorite's platform category page.

Besides waiting for emails, you can also scan our preorder list for a more complete overview of what you can expect in the future.

Now check out some coming highlights as well as a full list of all new preorder additions.



Hunt Monsters with your friends, venture into the woods, valleys and cliff sides. Seek out that collosal dragon and fight. The idea is to lop off his fangs and claws to make powerful weapons so you can take on some even more powerful monsters.

Monster Hunter Frontier features 11 types of weapons, from hammers to katanas, each has a different reach and each have a different attack power. Be sure to know how to wield them, for there is no level up system, your avatar in the game grows with your gaming skills, get plenty of practices and get some nifty tools.

The game makes use of the Xbox360's stellar networking capabilities, mingle in the plaza, chat with other hunters for tips and join teams. Capcom will release updates regularly, be sure to seek out the new enemies or the new places you can hunt.

Monster Hunter Frontier will come in June to all Xbox360 gamers, go get your armor and sword:

Monster Hunter Frontier Online (Beginner's Package)JPN N/A




You've succeeded in melting the ice and revealing the landscape of the Lost Planet in the first game, that's why here is a sequel. The story will be told in 6 interconnected episodes, depending on your actions in the previous episodes, your ending will change.

Ask a couple of friends to complete missions with you, Lost Planet 2 can hold up to 4 gamers at the same time and provides you with an arsenal of weapons besides shot guns, lasers and rifles, you can also pilot the robotic Vital suits.

Go blast your enemies to smithereens.

Once again, land on the Lost Planet. Lost Planet 2 is coming in May:

Xbox360™
Lost Planet 2JPN US$ 26.99
Lost Planet 2ASIA N/A
Lost Planet 2US US$ 32.99

PlayStation3™
Lost Planet 2JPN US$ 69.99
Lost Planet 2US US$ 12.89
Lost Planet 2ASIA N/A




Take Ed and Al on their quest to fix what they have done. Walk their path, meet Roy and Risa and fight the homonculus.

Created by the staff behind the anime production and voice acted by famous seiyuu such as Park Romi and Kugimiya Rie, Full Metal Alchemist Yakusoku no Hi e is an alternative journey to redemption.

Be adventurous, take the unbeaten path, don't be afraid to make unconventional choices and you'd be able to unlock secret scenarios within the game. Combine attacks with the comrades you meet during your journey, pull them to your side and they'd do something to help you out of tight situations.

3D models and wonderful characters, the fate of Ed and Al depends on you. Yakusoku no Hi is coming in May:

Hagane no Renkinjutsushi - Fullmetal Alchemist: Yakusoku no Hi eJPN US$ 55.90



Seems like everybody's fired up for the upcoming World Cup in South Africa, and Kunio, the hot blooded delinquent is one of them. This well loved game character will take Japan to the games and pit his team against players from all over the world.

Every player will have a Hisatsu shoot, with a total of 90 player characters, you have a lot to look out for. A total of four players can engage in a match, bring your NDS with you, turn on your network function and play a game of soccer with all the people you meet on the bus or train.

Soccer season with the delinquents starts in May:

Kunio-Kun no Chou Nekketsu! Soccer League Plus World Hyper Cup HenJPN US$ 19.99



Those more inclined to participate in the World Cup in a realistic fashion can play Fifa 2010 World Cup. Every player from the 199 teams are brought to life on screen and all 10 stadiums used in the World Cup are featured in the game. Not happy with the results, or simply want to relive the victory your very own way? Get the game.

From the qualification matches to the finals, you are in control of your team. Log onto the network and compete against other virtual soccer fans from all over the globe. You'll experience everything your real life heroes go through for this big event. Are you game?

Fifa World Cup 2010 opens this April:

Xbox360™
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPN US$ 9.99
FIFA World Cup 2010US US$ 20.99

PlayStation3™
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPN US$ 23.99
FIFA World Cup 2010US US$ 19.99

Nintendo™ Wii
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPN US$ 44.90
FIFA World Cup 2010US N/A

Sony PSP™
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPN US$ 32.99
FIFA World Cup 2010US US$ 29.99




New actions with Naruto and gang. With a brand new battle system, this game will draw out all the chakra in you. Fill your chakra gauge as you fight Sasuke, Itachi or Dedara and unleash strings of cool sure kill attacks on them with your stylus. Everybody could become a shinobi with this intuitive system.

Pick a fight with your sibling, or your neighbor. This game allows four people to fight together simultaneously. Learn to guard and attack, as soon as you break someone's guard, you can combo them until they fall.

Get Ready, Naruto is coming in April:

Naruto Shippuden: Ninjutsu Zenkai! Cha-Crash!JPN US$ 21.99



Lolita girls and the fighter jets are back. The famous Cave shooter is taken from the arcades and transferred to the Xbox360. At the moment, we only know that there are more graphic enhancements, two new girls and two brand new stages. For more information, please look forward to the next New Preorder news.

Death Smiles II is a Xbox360 exclusive:

Death Smiles IIXJPN US$ 49.99
Death Smiles IIX [First Print Limited Edition]JPN US$ 69.99



Xbox360™ Pre-Orders (10)

How To Train Your DragonASIAMar 23, 2010N/A
Dead to Rights: RetributionASIAApr 27, 2010N/A
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPNMay 13, 2010US$ 9.99
Lost Planet 2JPNMay 20, 2010US$ 26.99
Death Smiles IIXJPNMay 27, 2010US$ 49.99
Backyard Sports: Sandlot SluggersUSMay 25, 2010N/A
Just Cause 2JPNJun 10, 2010US$ 48.99
Monster Hunter Frontier Online (Beginner's Package)JPNJun 24, 2010N/A
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift [Limited Edition]JPNJul 01, 2010N/A
L.A. NoireUSMay 20, 2011N/A

    

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PlayStation3™ Pre-Orders (10)

Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty CityASIAApr 16, 2010N/A
Dead to Rights: RetributionASIAApr 27, 2010N/A
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPNMay 13, 2010US$ 23.99
Lost Planet 2JPNMay 20, 2010US$ 69.99
Midnight Club: Los Angeles (Spike the Best)JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 67.90
White Album: Tsuzurareru Fuyu no OmoideJPNJun 24, 2010N/A
White Album: Tsuzurareru Fuyu no Omoide [Limited Edition]JPNJun 24, 2010N/A
Just Cause 2JPNJun 10, 2010N/A
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift [Limited Edition]JPNJul 01, 2010N/A
L.A. NoireUSMay 20, 2011N/A

    

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Nintendo Wii™ Pre-Orders (9)

Racquet Sports (w/ Camera)USMar 02, 2010US$ 43.99
Sam & Max: Beyond Time and SpaceUSMar 15, 2010US$ 20.90
2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPNMay 13, 2010US$ 44.90
Red Steel 2JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 19.99
Red Steel 2 Bundle (w/ Wiimotion Plus)JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 48.99
Backyard Sports: Sandlot SluggersUSMay 25, 2010US$ 33.99
Despicable MeUSJul 06, 2010US$ 47.99
Vacation Isle: Beach PartyUSJun 08, 2010US$ 18.90
Batman: The Brave and the BoldUSSep 20, 2010US$ 19.99

    

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Playstation2™ Pre-Orders (11)

Daisenryaku: Dai Toua Kouboushi - Tora Tora Tora Ware Kishuu Ni Seikou Seri (Best Version)JPNMay 13, 2010US$ 44.90
Lucian Bee's: Evil VioletJPNMay 20, 2010US$ 5.99
Lucian Bee's: Evil Violet [Limited Edition]JPNMay 20, 2010US$ 7.99
Lucian Bee's: Justice YellowJPNMay 20, 2010US$ 5.99
Lucian Bee's: Justice Yellow [Limited Edition]JPNMay 20, 2010US$ 7.99
Tir-Na-Nog (System Soft Selection)JPNMay 20, 2010US$ 38.99
Juujimoto Ripputai Sypher: Game of Survival (Abel the Best)JPNMay 27, 2010N/A
Mystereet (Abel the Best)JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 34.90
Pachitte Chonmage Tatsujin 16: Pachinko Hissatsu Shigotojin IIIJPNMay 27, 2010US$ 70.90
Suzunone Seven: Rebirth KnotJPNMay 27, 2010US$ 68.90
Suzunone Seven: Rebirth Knot [Limited Edition]JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 129.90

    

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Nintendo DS™ Pre-Orders (14)

AgainUSApr 01, 2010US$ 32.99
Dekitayo Mama! Mitsugo no Kuma-San - Onna no KoJPNApr 15, 2010US$ 44.90
Dekitayo Mama! Mitsugo no Kuma-San - Otoko no KoJPNApr 15, 2010US$ 44.90
Naruto Shippuden: Ninjutsu Zenkai! Cha-Crash!JPNApr 22, 2010US$ 21.99
Minna de Dokusho DS Naruhodo! Tanoshii Seikatsu no Urawaza InwazaJPNMay 20, 2010US$ 11.99
GG Series Collection+JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 39.99
Kunio-Kun no Chou Nekketsu! Soccer League Plus World Hyper Cup HenJPNMay 27, 2010US$ 19.99
Soccer Tsuku DS: World Challenge 2010JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 94.99
Backyard Sports: Sandlot SluggersUSMay 25, 2010US$ 20.90
Picross 3DUSMay 10, 2010US$ 19.99
Despicable MeUSJul 06, 2010US$ 32.90
Puzzle Quest 2USJul 05, 2010US$ 22.99
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry SkiesUSJul 12, 2010N/A
Batman: The Brave and the BoldUSSep 20, 2010N/A

    

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Sony PSP™ Pre-Orders (17)

2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaJPNMay 13, 2010US$ 32.99
Ginsei Igo PortableJPNMay 20, 2010US$ 48.90
Hagane no Renkinjutsushi - Fullmetal Alchemist: Yakusoku no Hi eJPNMay 20, 2010US$ 55.90
Daisenryaku PerfectJPNJun 24, 2010US$ 71.90
GA - Geijutsuka Art Design Class: Slapstick Wonder LandJPNJul 29, 2010US$ 69.90
GA - Geijutsuka Art Design Class: Slapstick Wonder Land [Limited Edition]JPNJul 29, 2010N/A
Midnight Club: LA Remix (Spike the Best)JPNMay 27, 2010N/A
Narcissus: Moshimo Ashita ga RunaraJPNJun 24, 2010US$ 62.90
Narcissus: Moshimo Ashita ga Runara (DX Pack)JPNJun 24, 2010N/A
R.U.R.U.R.: Kono Hoshizora o Kimi niJPNSep 23, 2010US$ 61.99
Secret Game PortableJPNMay 27, 2010N/A
So-Ra-No-Wo-To: Otome no GojuusouJPNMay 27, 2010US$ 54.90
So-Ra-No-Wo-To: Otome no Gojuusou [Limited Edition]JPNMay 27, 2010N/A
Valhalla Knights 2: Battle Stance (Best Collection)JPNMay 27, 2010US$ 34.90
What Did I Do to Deserve This, My Lord!? 2USMay 07, 2010US$ 28.99
Disgaea InfiniteUSJun 11, 2010N/A
Despicable MeUSJul 06, 2010N/A

    

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PC Game Pre-Orders (8)

Anno 1404: Venice (DVD-ROM)ASIAFeb 25, 2010N/A
Just Cause 2 (DVD-ROM)ASIAMar 25, 2010N/A
Mount & Blade: Warband (DVD-ROM)USMar 30, 2010N/A
Sam & Max: Beyond Time and SpaceUSMar 29, 2010US$ 24.90
Superstars V8 Next Challenge (DVD-ROM)ASIAMar 09, 2010US$ 16.99
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising (DVD-ROM)ASIAMar 12, 2010US$ 29.90
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction (DVD-ROM)ASIAApr 28, 2010N/A
Mata Hari: Betrayal is only a Kiss AwayUSJun 15, 2010N/A

    

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