Thursday, June 03, 2010

 PSP Fairy Tail Portable Guild - New Import, In Stock

NCS Product Synopsis

«©NCSX» Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail is a Shonen Magazine manga serial which has been made into an anime and this week, it dives into the woolly world of video games. In the source material, the heroine is a spellcaster named Lucy Heartfilia who joins the Fairy Tail Guild and goes on assignments with a friend named Natsu Dragoniru. Natsu appears dead center on the PSP game cover and he's a naive lad who's nevertheless mighty and suffers from motion sickness.

Fairy Tail Portable Guild is a 2D action-adventure with a 4-player ad hoc mode. At the outset, players start the game inside the Fairy Tale Guild along with a female barkeep, a mousekeep, and a silver-haired patron who's standing by a wooden table. All the way to the left stands a girl in a miniskirt. Ignore them and head towards the job postings board to the left of the bar where missions are granted. Assignments are ranked by difficulty level with a letter grade and the first mission is ranked "C" class. Once the mission is selected, head north towards the swinging saloon doors and a carriage takes you to the destination. The initial quest partners Natsu with a blue cat with wings named "Happy" who provides interactive foil, companionship, and occasional magic.

Natsu explores the towns that he taken to and he'll encounter friends and foes along the way. When ruffians appear, the fighting takes place on the overworld without any break in the action so that Natsu punches, kicks, and throws flames at thugs posthaste and without delay. When fighting, Happy tags along for the action which is somewhat comical since he's so small and puny amidst the fighters. Upon defeating all the thugs in the first mission, the quest is cleared and Natsu strikes a winning pose while Happy appears... happy. After the mission stats are tallied up, Natsu is transported back to the guild where another mission awaits. To keep track of Natsu's whereabouts when questing, a map overlay appears on the right side of the screen. The 4-player ad hoc mode pits the player-fighters against an assortment of large "WANTED" creatures that are too formidable for one adventurer to tackle. That's why four are needed to put the hurt into the beast. All preorders will ship with a bonus Fairy Tail poster which is a larger and expanded version of the game cover.

 PSP Bleach Heat the Soul 6 [The Best] - New Import, In Stock

NCS Product Synopsis
«©NCSX» Few game series' nowadays have the staying power to endure for six volumes but Sony's Bleach Heat the Soul reaches that number this week. From the first Bleach HTS to the most recent one, the character roster has consistently grown, new game modes have been presented, and the game play has been refined with each successive release. Bleach HTS6 is a 3D fighting game that runs fast, fluid, and features a number of modes that include Soul Championship, Arcade Style, VS CPU, and a Story Mode that takes players through a Bleach tale that's specially tailored for the game.

The sixth Bleach HTS game features a total of 74 characters for an ample amount of fighters to face off against. The core cast of Ichigo Kurosaki, Rukia Kuchiki, Orihime Inoue, and others are joined by Sojiro Kusaka, Lisa Yadomaru, Masahiro Kuna, Zommari Leroux, and many more.

 TRC Benchwarmer 2010 Signature Edition - Domestic Preorder

From the Publisher

Update: June 03, 2010

Guaranteeing an authentic autograph in every pack, Benchwarmer 2010 Signature Edition features a 72-card base set with parallel autographs of each base card inserted 1 per pack, as well as randomly seeded authentic "Kiss" cards, Swatch cards, Prop Cards, and the return of the insert chase set "BenchWarmer Locker Room." 8 cards per pack, 10 packs per box.

The model in the aqua-blue bikini featured in the promotional material for the Benchwarmer 2010 Signature Edition is Jennifer Korbin.

Preorders are welcome to ship on or around August 25, 2010 at US$109.90 per factory box.

 TRC Benchwarmer 2010 Vault Trading Cards - Domestic Preorder

From the Publisher

Update: June 03, 2010
BENCHWARMER 2010 VAULT T/C BOX (Net) (C: 0-1-2)
Bench Warmer opens up the Benchwarmer Vault, an assortment of trading cards featuring luscious photography of some of the world's top models. Collectors will find in each box 1 "Vault Exclusive" autograph, 1 new Commemorative autograph, 1 past series autograph, 1 Kiss Card, and a Commemorative or Event Autograph. "X" cards per pack, X packs per box.
Preorders are welcome to ship on or around August 25, 2010 at US$69.90 per factory box. "X" to be determined by the publisher.

 TOYS Atari Playing Cards - Domestic Preorder

From the Manufacturer

Update: June 03, 2010
Turn back the clock to the early-80s with the Atari Playing Cards! These regulation playing cards feature faces not of hearts and spades but screenshots from your favorite Atari 2600 games!
Preorders are welcome to ship on or around August 25, 2010 at US$4.59 per pack of playing cards.

 TOYS Buckyballs Magnetic Desk Toy - Domestic Preorder

From the Publisher

Update: June 03, 2010

Tired of desk toys that only do one thing? Puzzled by puzzles that are hard to figure out? Frustrated by magnets that refuse to pull their own weight? Brace yourself, a whole new breed of office toy is on the way - the Buckyballs! Each set contains 216 powerful rare earth magnets that can be shaped, molded, torn apart and snapped together in unlimited ways. Build sculptures, puzzles, patterns, shapes, invent a new game - trying to find something more useful is useless.

Available only within the United States - No U.S. Territories

Preorders are welcome to ship on or around August 25, 2010 at US$26.90 per Buckyballs Magnetic Desk Toy.