UTV Ignition Games Archive

  • Dragon’s Crown Now in the Loving Care of Atlus USA

    Dragon’s Crown Now in the Loving Care of Atlus USA

    Unveiled last E3 as a PlayStation exclusive for both PS3 and PS Vita, Dragon’s Crown, a side-scrolling fantasy action-RPG with a gorgeous hand-drawn style, is the latest work of video game art from Japanese developer Vanillaware. Originally, Dragon’s Crown was going to be published for […]

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  • Contest: Quarrel XBLA Giveaway

    Contest: Quarrel XBLA Giveaway

    Howdy, gamers. Time for another giveaway! This week we have free download codes for Quarrel, the new word battling strategy game available now on Xbox Live Arcade. Check out our review here. You’re going to have to flex your vocabulary muscle to win this one. […]

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  • Review: Quarrel

    Review: Quarrel

    Now that a Super Bowl commercial has shown us that board games can be turned into explosion-laden summer blockbusters (Battleship? Seriously?), mashing them up into a videogame seems perfectly normal by comparison. That’s the modus operandi for Quarrel, a cartoony word cocktail from a Scottish […]

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  • National Geographic Challenge! Trailer

    National Geographic Challenge! Trailer

    Embark on a world conquering trivia adventure this fall in National Geographic Challenge! for PS3, Wii and Xbox 360. The Wii and Xbox 360 versions will support Miis and Avatars, and the PS3 version will feature PS Move functionality. National Geographic Challenge! launches on October […]

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  • El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Comic-Con Trailer

    El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Comic-Con Trailer

    El Shaddai may have been delayed to August 16th from its original launch date of July 26th, but UTV Ignition soothes the sting of delay disappointment and further stokes the flames of anticipation with another stunning new trailer from Comic-Con. The more I see of […]

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  • VanillaWare’s Next Masterpiece Dragon’s Crown Coming to PS3, PS Vita

    VanillaWare’s Next Masterpiece Dragon’s Crown Coming to PS3, PS Vita

    VanillaWare is back to wow artsy gamers with another 2D, hand-drawn masterpiece, continuing the proud tradition of cult classics like Odin Sphere on PS2 and Muramasa: The Demon Blade on Wii into the HD era for the first time ever. Dragon’s Crown, scheduled for Spring […]

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  • El Shaddai Brings Artistic Beauty Back to Gaming This Summer

    El Shaddai Brings Artistic Beauty Back to Gaming This Summer

    With more and more games pushing the boundaries of photo-realism, often preferring to go the dark, gritty and realistic route over vibrant colors and true artistic vision, El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron spits in the face of those who say Japanese games have run […]

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  • Blue Dragon Plus Trailer

    Blue Dragon Plus Trailer

    By most accounts, Mistwalker’s Xbox 360 title Blue Dragon was a fairly conventional, cookie-cutter JRPG, which is probably why I’ve never quite been able to work myself up to trying it out yet. With Blue Dragon Plus on its way to the DS next month, […]

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