VGA 10 Trailers and Info Round-Up!

This year’s Video Game Awards, shown last night, was also the 10th anniversary of the VGAs.  This year’s show was hosted by Samuel L. Jackson, and I have to just ask the question.. Why pick a host known for non-stop swearing, if you then have to censor half of what he says?  Anyways, I didn’t enjoy last year’s show at all.. so this time I’ve skipped through the show’s episodes on GameTrailers, looking for the interesting bits.. i.e., the trailers and news!

The first trailer was for Obsidian Entertainment‘s South Park: The Stick of Truth (from 4.54), and a rather interesting announcement trailer for The Phantom Pain, the debut game from Moby Dick Studios (from 10.45)!


Halo 4 Tops UK Chart

Following its launch last week, Halo 4 debuted in the top spot of the UK chart, knocking Assassin’s Creed III down to second place.  The other new entry for the week was LittleBigPlanet Karting, in at 24th.

However, Halo 4 sold less during the launch week than Halo 3 and Halo: Reach, despite launching earlier in the week than normal.

Halo 4 and Other Things

Halo 4 was released this morning, exclusively for the Xbox 360.  The story picks up four years following the events of Halo 3, with Master Chief now shipwrecked and facing new enemies..