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11. Nov, 2008 18:36 (HKT)

WW II revisited: Call of Duty World at War, run or die - Mirror's edge, move to WW III - Command and Conquer: Red Alert 3, shoot and run - Illevo, Jpop and Jrock - YUI - My Short Stories, Dir En Grey - Uroboros & more!




Although highly brutal and destructive, World War II is a historical event that created opportunities for a lot of people, not only the politicians or army leaders, but game developers as well.

It inspired a large amount of battle actions that gamers can't help but want to experience. Call of Duty: World at War, is an exemplary game in this genre. Feel the enemies and death close in on you in the safety of your living room.

From the publisher: Building on the Call of Duty 4 engine, Call of Duty: World at War thrusts players into the ruthless and gritty chaos of WWII combat like never been before.

Challenges them to band together to survive the most harrowing and climactic battles of WWII that led to the demise of the Axis powers on the European and South Pacific fronts.

The title re-defines WWII games by offering an uncensored experience with unique enemies and combat variety, including Kamikaze fighters, ambush attacks, Banzai charges and cunning cover tactics, as well as explosive on-screen action through all new cooperative gameplay.


Enlist in Call of Duty: World at War via the following consoles:

Xbox360™
Call of Duty: World at WarASIA N/A sold
Call of Duty: World at War [Collector's Edition]US N/A sold

PlayStation3™
Call of Duty: World at WarUS N/A sold
Call of Duty: World at WarASIA N/A sold

Nintendo Wii™
Call of Duty: World at WarUS US$ 22.99 1-2w

Nintendo DS™
Call of Duty: World at WarUS US$ 22.99 24h

PC Games
Call of Duty: World at War (DVD-ROM)ASIA US$ 44.90 wait
Call of Duty: World at War (DVD-ROM)US N/A sold
Call of Duty: World at War (DVD-ROM) [Collector's Edition]US N/A sold

Game Guides
Call of Duty: World at War Signature Series GuideUS US$ 20.99 1-2w


The US versions and the guide is expected to arrive within this week, for a more concrete shipping schedule, please check back often.

For more Call of Duty related products available at Play-Asia.com, please see here.



From the publisher: In a city where information is heavily monitored, agile couriers called Runners transport sensitive data away from prying eyes.

In this seemingly utopian paradise, a crime has been committed, your sister has been framed and now you are being hunted. You are a Runner called Faith - and this innovative first-person action adventure is your story.

Mirror’s Edge™ delivers you straight into the shoes of this unique heroine as she traverses the vertigo-inducing cityscape, engaging in intense combat and fast paced chases. With a never before seen sense of movement and perspective, you will be drawn into Faith’s world. A world that is visceral, immediate, and very dangerous.

Live or die? Soar or plummet? One thing is certain, in this city you will learn how to run. From the makers of the groundbreaking Battlefield franchise, Mirror’s Edge is an action-adventure experience unlike any other.


Learn what the word "run" truly means in Mirror's Edge:

Xbox360™
Mirror's EdgeJPN US$ 78.90 1w
Mirror's EdgeUS US$ 36.99 1-2w
Mirror's EdgeASIA N/A sold

PlayStation3™
Mirror's EdgeJPN US$ 91.99 1w
Mirror's EdgeUS US$ 37.99 1-2w
Mirror's EdgeASIA N/A sold

Game Guide
Mirror's Edge: Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A sold

Please note that the US versions are coming within the next couple of days while the Japanese versions will come in December. For a more concrete shipping schedule, please check back regularly.



From the publisher: he desperate leadership of a doomed Soviet Union travels back in time to change history and restore the glory of Mother Russia.

The time travel mission goes awry, creating an alternate timeline where technology has followed an entirely different evolution, a new superpower has been thrust on to the world stage, and World War III is raging.

The Empire of the Rising Sun has risen in the East, making World War III a three-way struggle between the Soviets, the Allies, and the Empire with armies fielding wacky and wonderful weapons and technologies like Tesla coils, heavily armed War Blimps, teleportation, armored bears, intelligent dolphins, floating island fortresses, and transforming tanks.

Command and Conquer: Red Alert 3 is available as Asian and US versions for Xbox360™ for US$ 49.90 and US$ 64.90 respectively only.

Please be aware that the US versions are expected to arrive within these few days, for a more concrete shipping schedule, please check back regularly.


For other Command & Conquer related products available at Play-Asia.com, please see here.



Control your doll in this shooter. Command it to fire, run your opponents down and shield yourself. Gain EXP to level up your weaponry, the higher levels you are, the more power you can unleash and therefore the more exciting the battles become.

The game world is full of hidden stages, gather the key items and satisfy the hidden criteria to unlock them all. Clear the riddles and get rid of obstacles to unlock these extra stages. Fear not, the tasks are not as daunting as they sound for you will recieve hints as you go along.

Aside from adapting the existing modes from the arcade version, the Wii version have added two new game modes so both the old time gamers and novice shooters will have something familiar to start on and something challenging to move on to.

Illevo is available on Nintendo Wii as a Japanese version for US$ 49.90 only.

Singer and song writer YUI is one of the hottest rising stars in the Jpop business. She has captured many hearts not only because of her angelic voice, but also because of her total lack of gimmicks, giving fans the pure unadulterated pleasure of listening to the uplifting message of her songs.

Her third best album, My Short Stories contains the title tracks of her hit singles and their accompanying pieces. Each of the contains a message which you can put together like a patch quilt to form a story of life.

Let her cheer you up and lift your spirits in this time of gloom. Yui's My Short Stories is available as CD+DVD Limited Edition and Standard Edition for US$ 35.90 and US$ 29.90 respectively only.

The DVD from the Limited Edition carries music video clips of I'll Be, Understand, Jam and clips from her I Loved Yesterday Live Tour.



Having debutted for a decade, DIR EN GREY has opened a total of 121 concerts in 12 countries and has worked with Internationally renowned bands such as Tools, Linkin Park, Nine Inch Nails and Deftones.

It has been two years since they have released an album and this highly anticipated CD contains the essence of the band. It stimulates the listeners through an interweaving of serenity and passion. Although a very popular rock band, the music they produce appeals to people with special tastes for special styles.

If you pride yourself as one of these people, DIR EN GREY's Uroboros is the album for you.

UroborosJPN US$ 29.90 5-15d
Uroboros [2CD Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold
Uroboros [2CD+DVD Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold



Also in stock today:

Nintendo™ Wii
FIFA Soccer 09 All-PlayJPN US$ 59.90 1w
Family Ski: World Ski & SnowboardJPN US$ 43.99 1w
Jinsei Game Wii EXJPN N/A sold
Star Wars Clone Wars: Lightsaber DuelsUS N/A sold


Nintendo™ Wii Accessories
Remote Control Pocket (Black)JPN N/A sold
Remote Control Pocket (Blue)JPN N/A sold
Remote Control Pocket (White)JPN N/A sold


Nintendo DS™
DS Nishimura Kyotaro Suspense 2 Shin Tantei Series: Kanezawa kankan gokkan no kyoukoku fukushuu no kageJPN US$ 9.99 1w
Fushigi no Dungeon: Fuurai no Shiren DS 2 - Sabaku no MajouJPN US$ 29.99 1-5d
Juggler DSJPN US$ 48.90 1w
Rhythm de CookingJPN US$ 16.99 1w
Star Wars Clone Wars: Jedi AllianceUS US$ 22.99 1-2w
Zero Kara Hajimeru: Otona no 5-Kokugo NyuumonJPN US$ 48.99 1w


Nintendo DS™ Accessories
DS Card Case x 4 (Chic)JPN N/A sold
DS Card Case x 4 (Fine)JPN N/A sold


Sony PSP™ Accessories
Compact Pouch Portable 3 (Black)JPN N/A sold
Compact Pouch Portable 3 (Gray)JPN N/A sold
Compact Pouch Portable 3 (White)JPN N/A sold
Silicon Cover Portable 3 (Black)JPN N/A sold
Silicon Cover Portable 3 (White)JPN N/A sold




An excerpt of Japanese music and movie update:

Beautiful Fighter / My Story (Shikabane Hime Aka Intro & Outro Theme Song) [CD+DVD Limited Edition] (~Angela)JPN US$ 19.90 5-15d
Kanjou Effect [CD+DVD Limited Edition] (~One Ok Rock)JPN N/A sold
Leech Auditory Impression (~The Gazette)JPN US$ 11.90 5-15d
Leech Optical Impression [CD+DVD] (~The Gazette)JPN US$ 16.90 5-15d
Moumoon (~Moumoon)JPN US$ 29.90 5-15d
Quiz Magic Academy 5 Original SoundtrackJPN US$ 23.90 5-15d
Romantic (~Rie Fu)JPN US$ 11.90 5-15d
Rottararottara (~Buono)JPN US$ 9.90 5-15d
Rottararottara [CD+DVD Limited Edition] (~Buono)JPN N/A sold
Tongari Bouchi To Mahou No 365 Original SoundtrackJPN US$ 30.90 5-15d




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