From AOL with love: Blogging Stocks | Add to My AOL, MyYahoo, Google, Bloglines

Battlestations: Midway lands on 360 this Fall

Think of the gaming industry's numerous World War II titles as a squadron of circling Zero fighters waiting to get blasted out of the sky by discriminating consumers. Eidos' recently announced entry, due this Fall, doesn't skimp on the Zeros and throws in some submarines for good measure.

"Battlestations: Midway offers players a refreshingly new and exciting gaming experience, whilst maintaining an incredible level of detail which recreates the intensity and atmosphere of the Pacific War. The ability to jump from a raging dogfight to the deck of a destroyer, with the crew frantically running about around you on deck, to the silence of a prowling submarine provides a unique and at times breathtaking experience. And, of course, watching your mate's aircraft carrier sink past your sub after a sneaky online torpedo attack is extremely satisfying!"

Call it Battlefield Too. I always wanted my own aircraft carrier.

Recent Posts

Reader Comments

(Page 1)

1. How many more WWII games will we have to put up with? It seems like every day there is another game based off WWII being announced. I'll reserve judgement for later, but I have my doubts about all these games, unless their name starts with "Call of Duty."

Posted at 2:03AM on Apr 25th 2006 by Tyler 0 stars

2. WWII games are generally entertaining, but unfortunately they wont help to sell consoles in Japan.

....For obvious reasons...

Posted at 3:02AM on Apr 25th 2006 by Chris 0 stars

3. Sounds like a naval version of Battlefield. Sounds fun. If someone team kills, can you make them walk the plank? Arrrr!

Posted at 11:35AM on Apr 25th 2006 by pennywise969 2 stars

4. We nuked Japan during WWII. America almost single handily destroyed an entire nation during this period. The devestation that occured has yet to be equalled.

Posted at 12:17PM on Apr 25th 2006 by LongshotX 0 stars

5. Yeah, we are real sorry about that. We were kind of drunk, and they were being a real bitch. Shooting at us and blowing our stuff up and shit.

Posted at 3:41PM on Apr 25th 2006 by pennywise969 2 stars

6. This game seems exactly like BLAZING ANGELS SQUADRONS OF WW2 which is already availble on the Xbox 360.

Posted at 9:19AM on Apr 26th 2006 by hypeserver 0 stars

7. Yeah Japan was such a good world citizen at the time. Laying waste to China was really a misunderstanding. Hirohito should have been hung at Trial and not allowed to remain as a Constitutional Monarch.

Posted at 1:08PM on Apr 26th 2006 by R 0 stars

Add your comments

Please keep your comments relevant to this blog entry: inappropriate or purely promotional comments may be removed. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. To create a live link, simply type the URL (including http://) or email address and we will make it a live link for you. You can put up to 3 URLs in your comments. Line breaks and paragraphs are automatically converted — no need to use <p> or <br> tags.

Your name (required):

Your email address (required, will not be shown to the public):

Your site’s URL (optional):

Do you want us to remember your personal information for next time?
Add your comments:

Amped 3 (4)
BioShock (1)
Burnout Revenge (7)
Call of Duty 2 (15)
Condemned (9)
Dead or Alive 4 (14)
Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (18)
FIFA Soccer 06 (4)
Fight Night Round 3 (2)
Final Fantasy XI (10)
Frame City Killer (2)
Full Auto (5)
Gears of War (4)
Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter (17)
GUN (4)
Halo 3 (11)
Kameo (11)
King Kong (8)
Madden NFL 06 (5)
NBA 2K6 (3)
NBA Live 06 (3)
Need For Speed Most Wanted (2)
NHL 2K6 (2)
Perfect Dark (13)
Project Gotham Racing 3 (17)
Quake 4 (6)
R* Games Presents: Table Tennis (5)
Ridge Racer 6 (5)
Rumble Roses XX (0)
Saints Row (1)
Splinter Cell: Double Agent (1)
The Godfather (1)
The Outfit (4)
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06 (3)
Tony Hawk's American Wasteland (4)
Too Human (7)
Top Spin 2 (3)
Cheats (4)
Console wars (25)
Downloads (14)
E3 (0)
Fan stuff (63)
Game announcements (2)
Hacks / mods (37)
How-tos (28)
Interviews (25)
MMO (4)
Multiplayer (4)
News (555)
Peripherals (51)
Polls (3)
Reviews (19)
Walkthroughs (0)
WMC (13)
Xbox Live (61)
Xbox Live Arcade (22)
Xbox Live Marketplace (23)



Powered by Blogsmith

Xbox 360 Fanboy bloggers (30 days)

# Blogger Posts Cmts
1 Ken Weeks 93 8
2 Christopher Grant 44 40
3 Adams Briscoe 14 0

Xbox 360 Fanboy Contributors

# Contributor Stars Cmts
1 jc 8 35
2 refinedsugar 7 63
3 Tom Crymes 7 39
4 Sense 5 80
5 Tucker 5 20
6 Alex Keen 3 11
7 Pixelantes Anonymous 2 26
8 pennywise969 2 85
9 Oozer 2 13
10 Morgon 2 6
11 Spartacus 2 11
12 SuicideNinja 2 15
13 joe 2 26
14 Nick Spacek 2 14
15 puh_fifer 2 40
16 epobirs 2 3
17 EatingPie 2 26
18 Don Wilson 2 87
19 djphatjive 1 31
20 Seth Dotterer 1 3

Most Commented On (60 days)

Recent Comments

Weblogs, Inc. Network

Consumer Add RSS
AdJab AOL | Yahoo
Autoblog AOL | Yahoo
AutoblogGreen AOL | Yahoo
Autoblog Spanish AOL | Yahoo
Autoblog Chinese AOL | Yahoo
Autoblog Simplified Chinese AOL | Yahoo
Blogging Baby AOL | Yahoo
Card Squad AOL | Yahoo
Cinematical AOL | Yahoo
Download Squad AOL | Yahoo
Divester (scuba) AOL | Yahoo
Engadget AOL | Yahoo
Engadget Mobile AOL | Yahoo
Engadget Chinese AOL | Yahoo
Engadget Simplified Chinese AOL | Yahoo
Engadget Japanese AOL | Yahoo
Engadget Spanish AOL | Yahoo
HD Beat AOL | Yahoo
Joystiq AOL | Yahoo
Luxist AOL | Yahoo
PVR Wire AOL | Yahoo
Slashfood AOL | Yahoo
TUAW (Apple) AOL | Yahoo
TV Squad AOL | Yahoo


CSS Insider AOL | Yahoo
Digital Photography AOL | Yahoo
Flash Insider AOL | Yahoo
Google (Unofficial) AOL | Yahoo
JavaScript AOL | Yahoo
Microsoft (Unofficial) AOL | Yahoo
Office AOL | Yahoo
Open Source AOL | Yahoo
Peer-to-Peer AOL | Yahoo
Photoshop (Unofficial) AOL | Yahoo
RSS AOL | Yahoo
SAS (Unofficial) AOL | Yahoo
Search Engine Marketing AOL | Yahoo
Social Software AOL | Yahoo
Tablet PCs AOL | Yahoo
TUAW (Apple) AOL | Yahoo
VoIP AOL | Yahoo
Yahoo (Unofficial) AOL | Yahoo


Gadling AOL | Yahoo
Blogging New Orleans AOL | Yahoo
Blogging Ohio AOL | Yahoo


BBHub (BlackBerry) AOL | Yahoo
Engadget Mobile AOL | Yahoo
Engadget: GPS AOL | Yahoo
Engadget: Wireless AOL | Yahoo
The Wireless Report AOL | Yahoo

Video Games

Blogging E3 AOL | Yahoo
DS Fanboy AOL | Yahoo
Engadget: Gaming AOL | Yahoo
Joystiq AOL | Yahoo
PS3 Fanboy AOL | Yahoo
PSP Fanboy AOL | Yahoo
Revolution Fanboy AOL | Yahoo
WoW Insider AOL | Yahoo
Xbox 360 Fanboy AOL | Yahoo

Media & Entertainment

Cinematical AOL | Yahoo
Design AOL | Yahoo
Digital Music AOL | Yahoo
Droxy (Digital Radio) AOL | Yahoo
DV Guru (Digital Video) AOL | Yahoo


Blogging Stocks AOL | Yahoo
 Apple (AAPL) AOL | Yahoo
 eBay (EBAY) AOL | Yahoo
 Genl Electric (GE) AOL | Yahoo
 Google (GOOG) AOL | Yahoo
 Microsoft (MSFT) AOL | Yahoo
 Time Warner (TWX) AOL | Yahoo
 Wal Mart (WMT) AOL | Yahoo
 Yahoo! (YHOO) AOL | Yahoo


Mortgages AOL | Yahoo

Life Sciences

The Cancer Blog AOL | Yahoo
The Cardio Blog AOL | Yahoo
The Diabetes Blog AOL | Yahoo
Medical Informatics Insider AOL | Yahoo


Brian Alvey AOL | Yahoo
Jason Calacanis AOL | Yahoo
Judith Meskill AOL | Yahoo
Ted Leonsis AOL | Yahoo


Blogging BlogHer AOL | Yahoo
Blogging DEMO AOL | Yahoo
Blogging E3 AOL | Yahoo
Blogging ETech AOL | Yahoo
Blogging Gnomedex AOL | Yahoo
Future of Music AOL | Yahoo
Blogging Milken AOL | Yahoo
Blogging Sundance AOL | Yahoo
Blogging Web 2.0 AOL | Yahoo
Live 8 Insider AOL | Yahoo

On Hiatus/Retired

Telemedicine Insider AOL | Yahoo
SCM Wire (supply chain) AOL | Yahoo
Bluetooth AOL | Yahoo
RFID AOL | Yahoo
Ultra Wideband AOL | Yahoo
WiFi AOL | Yahoo
The WiMAX Weblog AOL | Yahoo
Wireless Dev AOL | Yahoo
Wireless AOL | Yahoo
Documentary Film AOL | Yahoo
Enron Blog AOL | Yahoo
Independent Film AOL | Yahoo
Magazine Design AOL | Yahoo
Nanopublishing AOL | Yahoo
Spam AOL | Yahoo
Unofficial Playstation 3 AOL | Yahoo
Unofficial Xbox2 AOL | Yahoo
Video Games AOL | Yahoo


Weblogs, Inc. AOL | Yahoo

Powered by Blogsmith

Paper Magazine AOL | Yahoo
Razor Magazine AOL | Yahoo

Xbox 360 Fanboy is part of the Weblogs, Inc. Network, a network of more than 90 blogs. Here are some recent headlines from our video game blogs:


  • Castlevania game name generator
  • Today in Joystiq: May 2, 2006
  • Nintendo Wii augmenting reality?
  • A look back: 20 years of Zelda
  • Xbox Live returns with Message Center integration
Subscribe with My AOL, MyYahoo or Bloglines

PSP Fanboy

  • PSP releases for the week of May 1st
  • Fanboy free stuff: PSP Collapse! released
  • Obsessed with PSP? PSP Fanboy's hiring!
  • New Bomberman for PSP this July
  • Firmware 2.7 and Loco Roco in action
Subscribe with My AOL, MyYahoo or Bloglines

Xbox 360 Fanboy

Subscribe with My AOL, MyYahoo or Bloglines

WOW Insider

  • Rolling Restarts on US Realms
  • What to Expect in 1.11
  • Today's Patch Notes
  • Learn2play: a guide to class roles
  • Straight from a GM's mouth
Subscribe with My AOL, MyYahoo or Bloglines

DS Fanboy

  • Metroid Prime Hunters includes free Rumble Pak
  • New video up at Super Mario Bros. site
  • Lite price and release date coming 4 May
  • Animal Crossing bundle drops price
  • Nintendo E3 Keynote to be shown at Nintendo World Store
Subscribe with My AOL, MyYahoo or Bloglines

Revolution Fanboy

  • Metal Slug Anthology to release for the Wii
  • Fan-made Wii logos
  • Kojima's offering shown at E3
  • An educated look at the name Wii
  • Nintendo E3 keynote to be shown at Nintendo World Store
Subscribe with My AOL, MyYahoo or Bloglines