'Zoo Empire' - v1.22 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Enlight Software has released a new patch for its animal loving sim/strategy game Zoo Empire. This update brings your retail game to v1.22 and further refines the hunger algorithm so that animals will no longer die of hunger so long as there is food in the exhibit (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for details and download links ...

'X-Isle' - Far Cry Singleplayer Mod v0.1 Available NOW

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

X-Isle is a singleplayer mod for Ubisoft/CryTek's FPS Far Cry. This Alpha v0.1 features 2 maps, 2 weapons, a jetski and a few other features. Read more for download links ...

'The Sims 2 University' - Screens

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 1:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Sims 2 University is the first expansion pack for the highly-acclaimed The Sims 2, giving players of The Sims 2 the ability to watch their Sims become young adults and put childhood behind them as they settle into an all-new college town to live out their ultimate college fantasy.

'American Chopper' - v1.1 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 1:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision Value has released the first patch for Creat Studio's motorbike building game American Chopper, based on the Discovery Channel's TV series with the same name. This update brings your retail game to v1.1, although no details as to what it fixes are available. Read more for download links ...

'Parkan II' - Screens

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 1:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Parkan II is a 3D space simulator combined with first person action planet side. In the game players will get an opportunity to explore a vast universe, visit different planets, their satellites, huge space stations and immense space destroyers.

'Gran Turismo 4' (PS2) - Tracks Revealed & Slightly Delayed

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Gran Turismo 4 further demonstrates its mission to provide the most authentic driving simulation available in the marketplace. New features will extend above and beyond just pure automotive racing, providing a unique destination for automotive and PS2 enthusiasts to enjoy car culture in every dimension. Sony announced the European release date is pushed back from late February to March 9, 2004. Read more for the 52 tracks which will be available in GT4.

EA Launches Official 'Battlefield 2' Website

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Battlefield 2, players will choose to fight for one of three military superpowers: the United States, China, or the newly formed Middle East Coalition. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of any of the game's 30+ vehicles to engage in major conflicts with over 100 players. Check out the freshly launched BF2 website, which at this point only featuring previously released screens & trailers. For new goodies, check our 30+ new screens & movies from yesterday.

'FullMetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel' (PS2) Gets Release Date

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Square Enix announced today that its PS2 exclusive RPG FullMetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel will ship to North American retailers on January 18, 2005. FullMetal Alchemist expands the story in the anime series which airs on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim programming. The tale follows the adventures of brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric on their quest to make right the mistakes of their past.

Blizzard Extends 'World of Warcraft' Trial Period

by Judy on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

On December 22 many players were unable to access World of Warcraft for approximately seven hours, due to server problems. Blizzard will address this issue by automatically extending the trial period of all players who created an account on or before December 22 (11:59 PM PST) for an additional day.

PS2 Review - 'Rumble Roses'

by Geson Hatchett on Dec. 24, 2004 @ 4:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Rumble Roses is the first-ever women’s wrestling game and is being developed by Yuke’s Entertainment. Starring the sexiest female models to grace the ring, this over-the-top grappler is set to deliver intense girl-on-girl wrestling action with jaw-dropping graphic detail.