Video Games

Video Game News Trifecta: GTA IV, Tomb Raider, Super Smash Bros.


? IGN has the trailer for GTA IV, shown above. It’s rather pretty.

? Kotaku has the first gallery worth of pics from Tomb Raider: Underworld. I was going to say it looked pretty, but then I watched the GTA IV video.

? The Japanese sure do love beating the shit out of Mario; Super Smash Bros. Brawl sold more than half a million copies on the first day on sale according to Destructoid.

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