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Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands out today, has trailer


May 18
That is one ugly djinn. I'm somewhat concerned about the Prince of Persia franchise. Sands of Time is a legendary game, and the series began a precipitous fall in the titles that followed it. The last iteration, an... read

Best Buy pre-order turns Prince of Persia into a Juggalo


May 14
Yeah, this Best Buy ad for Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands kind of sucks. It starts with an obnoxious soundtrack that's soon supplemented by an even more obnoxious voiceover. But there's some good info here, if you can... read

Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands Flash game is super fun


May 12
Ubisoft tipped us off to a new Flash game they've made to promote Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands. Now, it may just be that I've been playing a lot of Tomena Sanner lately but I think this is damn good. Spanning six lev... read

Check out the opening cinematic to Forgotten Sands


May 08
Want to see the opening cinematic to the upcoming Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands? You don't? Oh, I see you're afraid of spoilers. Well don't be. The above video is the opening cinematic and it is chock full of nothing... read

Jake G. can't stand still: New Prince of Persia trailer


May 06
As I said in a blog post about a videogame movie earlier today, I'm generally for videogame movies. I'm smart enough to know better than to go in expecting a literal translation of game to film. I just want to be entertained... read

Games on Demand: Prince of Persia, Skate 2, Brothers in Arms


May 04
Gamers are so demanding, so three new games have hit Xbox 360 "Games on Demand" this week -- Prince of Persia, Skate 2, and Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway. Prince of Persia and Skate 2 will run you $19.99, and now's the per... read

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands gets Captain Planet on your ass


Apr 30
In this latest developer diary for Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands, you get a nice look at the Prince's new ability to control various elements. Gifted with powers by a Djinn named Razia, the Prince can control earth, ... read

Oh: Prince of Persia film trailer gets remade using LEGOs


Apr 26
I know some of you guys are skeptical of Jerry Bruckheimer's upcoming Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time film, and I get your trepidation considering the history of game-to-film adaptations. But what if -- are you sitting do... read

Prince of Persia comic is out and can be read


Apr 18
Like all good franchises that go into multiple forms of media Prince of Persia is now a comic book. It's a book-length graphic novel written by Prince of Persia creator Jordan Mechner. It's illustrated by a solid whose who of... read

Reserve the new Prince of Persia and get some bonus stuff


Apr 14
Reserving a copy of Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands won't score you a date with Jake Gyllenhaal or even a chance to make contact with his beautiful, beautiful eyeballs, but slapping down a pre-order will, at least, net ... read

Vtoid: From Bubble Boy to Prince of Persia


Apr 08
Crammed into a small conference room, standing on top of a tiny cue card with our name on it, R3y and I got the opportunity to talk to the stars and directors of the newest big-screen adaptation of a videogame, Prince of Per... read

Composer Tom Salta: Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands


Apr 06
Tom Salta has been around the block a few times as far as game music is concerned. You know him from Tom Clancy's HAWX, Gost Recon 1 and 2, Crackdown, Red Steel 1 and 2, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, Project Gotham R... read

Prince of Persia: Seeing stars and scenes of the film


Apr 05
This weekend was the one and only WonderCon, the San Francisco-based little sister to San Diego's insane Comic-Con International. One of the great things about WonderCon is its timing. It takes place during the first week of... read

The Forgotten Sands gets collector's edition (Update)


Apr 01
Cool, something that's not a joke! Ubisoft has released the latest trailer for the upcoming Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands today. Beyond some new gameplay, it also acts as the reveal for the game's collector's edition... read

Ubisoft blames God of War for Prince of Persia's problems


Mar 24
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time was one of the hottest games of the last generation and its two sequels were pretty damn popular too. However, this generation has not been so kind to The Prince, and Ubisoft believes that ... read

Prince of Persia gets 'Forgotten Arena' pre-order DLC


Mar 24
If you've been itching to kill countless waves of undead sand creatures, Ubisoft has got just the thing for you. The publisher has revealed a partnership with GameStop, offering up "Forgotten Arena" downloadable content as a ... read

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands gameplay video


Mar 09
Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands is looking really sexy, despite the Prince's mawkish cartoon face. In fact, it's looking so good that I'm convinced Ubisoft's one-button Prince of Persia from 2008 was just a sinister ma... read

New Prince of Persia trailer gets the heart pumping


Mar 06
God, I want to be excited for the Prince of Persia movie. The series has been one of my favorites from its earliest roots on ancient computers to the divisive newest game. I want it to be good so incredibly badly. And thus, ... read

Prince of Persia SNES included in PoP: Forgotten Sands


Feb 24
As revealed at Nintendo's mysterious San Fran event in a dark room somewhere, the Wii version of Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands -- which is completely different than the PlayStation 3/Xbox 360 versions -- will include ... read

Prince of Persia Wii revealed, all platforms dated


Feb 16
Ubisoft has revealed the Wii version of Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands today and it looks... wow. That looks really good! The publisher points out that this "built entirely from the ground up" version of the game "util... read

Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands may come with 'classic' bonus


Feb 16
According to the rating BBFC rating, Ubisoft's upcoming Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands may include a special bonus -- Prince of Persia: Classic. Prince of Persia: Classic was released as a standalone PlayStation Networ... read

Choose your own Achievement in Prince of Persia


Feb 13
Ubisoft is asking for a hand or two or four hundred with naming of an Achievement in Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands. For the next week the studio is holding a poll that tasks participants with choosing their favorite A... read

The Prince of Persia movie Super Bowl trailer sans sports


Feb 07
Did you watch the Super Bowl? I didn't. Apparently, Robot Anna Kournikova was winning, last I asked on Twitter. Oh, and there were some commercials that people were excited about, too. Beer commercials. Commercials for guys ... read

F5! F5! Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands Web site opens


Feb 02
Ubisoft has launched its official Web site for Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands, and yeah -- it's a game Web site. Right now, there's nothing much there. The trailer that premiered at the Spike game awards is there. There's ... read

Prince of Persia action figures on sale


Jan 24
With Prince of Persia becoming a major motion picture the toy lines are coming out of the woodwork. We got a peek at the Legos coming out, but now it's time for the action figures to shine. ToyWiz has pre-orders up for the ac... read

LEGO Prince of Persia sets revealed


Dec 26
LEGOs make everything better. It doesn't make much sense that putting something into the form of a bunch of blocks would make it better, but the fact stands and it is an undeniable truth. LEGO Prince of Persia = awesome. This... read

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands details revealed


Dec 14
Following the Spike VGA trailer reveal this weekend, Ubisoft has dropped more details on the upcoming Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands.  While the title does fit within The Sands of Time trilogy storyline, it doesn'... read

Trailer: Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands


Dec 12
During tonight's VGAs, Ubisoft's Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands made its debut in trailer form. There wasn't much to see, but we have it for you anyway. Crumbling buildings, girly men with perms and eye makeup, and sa... read

VGAs: Prince of Persia's Prince has a perm?


Dec 12
Poor Prince. I don't know what I expected, but after seeing Jake Gyllenhaal as the Prince in the Prince of Persia movie trailer on tonight's VGAs, I expected more for the game's counterpart. But the game's Prince? He looks ro... read

VGAs nabs Gyllenhaal for Prince of Persia film exclusive


Dec 09
The past Spike Video Game Awards have attempted to mix Hollywood with the world of gaming with varied results, and this year's show (which airs this Saturday on Spike TV) looks to be no different.  However, with the syne... read

Spike TV honcho Geoff Keighley has revealed yet another world premiere for the Spike Video Game Awards -- Ubisoft's Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands.  We had previously reported that Prince of Persia creator Jordan ... read feature

Revisited: the ending of Prince of Persia is broken


Nov 13
[Whenever possible, Destructoid critiques overlooked design aspects of games both old and recent for our "Revisited" series.] The end of a game, in an ideal world, is the apex of its presentation: one moment in which the narr... read






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