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'Monster Garage The Game' - Demo/Trial Available NOW

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 9:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Monster Garage The Game" puts players on show host Jesse James' monster team and charges them with creating a custom machine in seven days, for $3000 or less. Activision Value has released one of their Trymedia" trial demo's giving you the chance to try out the full game for 2 hours, after which you must purchase a serial key to unlock the entire game.

'Hell Forces' - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 8:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hell Forces is a classical FPS in which the main hero, Stephen Geist, is trying to find out, what has happened to his missing friend. During this search he is mired in a satanic conspiracy, and is trying to stop dread forces of Baphometh, the servant of Satan. Infernal legions are uncountable, but Stephen is not. Only with your help he can find out the truth and stop the invasion.

'WWII Fighter Pilot' Announced - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Merscom LLC today announced plans to publish WWII Fighter Pilot, an arcade-style flight combat game in which players battle for domination over the Pacific skies during World War II. WWII Fighter Pilot will be available for the PC in October 2004.

'Steel Saviour' Coming To North America - Demo

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SR-71 Games announced today that it will publish Steel Saviour, a retro-style scrolling shooter with vivid Technicolor-style graphics and dynamic arcade gameplay. Steel Saviour is available for immediate download for $19.99 USD and a boxed retail version is planned to ship to stores in North America this fall. SR-71 owns the worldwide rights for Steel Saviour, which has recently been released to excellent reviews in Germany and Russia. Read more for info & details ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 4:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Knights Of The Old Republic 2: The Sith Lords - Trailer #2
  • Rollercoaster Tycoon 3 - Trailer Pack
  • Children Of The Nile - Trailer #2

Activision's Press Day - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 4:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Activision is having their annual Activate press day, and we have new material from a boatload of their titles. We're starting with :
  • Rome: Total War
  • Star Wars: Republic Commando
  • Star Wars: Battlefront
  • Knights Of The Old Republic 2
  • Mercenaries
  • DOOM 3
  • Call Of Duty: United Offensive
  • Call Of Duty: Finest Hour
  • The Movies
  • Tony Hawk Underground 2
  • Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines
  • X-Men Legends
  • Dreamwork's Shark Tale

'Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault' - Demo Coming

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 3:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts has announced that the eagerly-awaited Medal Of Honor Pacific Assault demo is coming "in the next few days." It will be single player, one level, and over 400mb in size. When it is available, we will naturally offer it on our fileserver network.

'Star Wars: Episode III' (PS2/Xbox) Announced

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following the recent Lucasfilm title announcement of the Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith motion picture, LucasArts revealed today that it will release the Star Wars: Episode III video game on May 5, 2005, two weeks before the opening of the film.

'Juiced' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 3:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Combining the best elements of simulation and arcade-style play, Juiced will feature more than 50 licensed vehicles; real-time modding with hundreds of authentic aftermarket parts; realistic car physics and damage; and online head-to-head play, including for the first time ever, "crew based" team racing. Read more for new screens...

'TimeSplitters: Future Perfect' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 2:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

While already revealed a few weeks ago, Electronic Arts announced today the return of one of the most critically acclaimed console first-person shooters with TimeSplitters Future Perfect, in development by Free Radical Design Ltd. and slated to ship in early 2005 under the EA GAMES brand. Read more for details and screens...

'Sid Meier's Pirates' - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 2:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Sid Meier's Pirates! you take the leading role of a Pirate Captain in the 17th century Caribbean amassing fortune and fame in an attempt to seize your rightful place as one of the most revered (and feared!) pirates in history. Test your skills as a sea captain exploring the high seas and exotic ports in a richly detailed 3D world. Overtake the enemy and seize valuable booty. Exchange plank-shattering broadsides in fierce naval battles, and engage in duels with worthy opposing captains. Read more for some new screens ...

'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 1:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Five years ago Carl Johnson escaped from the pressures of life in Los Santos, San Andreas...a city tearing itself apart with gang trouble, drugs and corruption. On his return to the neighborhood, a couple of corrupt cops frame him for homicide. CJ is forced on a journey that takes him across the entire state of San Andreas, to save his family and to take control of the streets.

NCsoft Launches 'Lineage: Heaven and Earth'

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 12:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NCsoft today announces the latest chapter to its massively multiplayer game, Lineage. Lineage 1, Episode 2: Heaven and Earth, launches today on North American servers and gives players even more areas to explore and creatures to battle. It also introduces the Lastabad Dark Elf army, which is wreaking havoc on the towns and castles of Lineage’s fictional world of Aden.

'Bad Boys: Miami Takedown' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Coming to the US

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 9:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment today announced that they would co-publish Bad Boys: Miami Takedown with Empire Interactive. The agreement calls for Crave to release Bad Boys: Miami Takedown for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube in Q3 of 2004 in North America. Read more for further details ...

'Wildlife Park: Wild Creatures' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jowood has released a demo for Wildlife Park: Wild Creatures, featuring one map and two missions. The AddOn to Wildlife Park leads you into an extremely exotic world of wild animals from the present and past. Numerous new species are settled in Wildlife Park AddOn to attract visitors in missions or in the free game. Read more for download links ...

'RAF Vulcan' Goes Gold - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The software for RAF Vulcan has been mastered and is now off for production so you are not far from being able to fly one of the most recognised and respected aircraft of the cold war era.

'SuperPower 2' Coming To the UK - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher UK has just announced they are bringing GolemLabs' "SuperPower 2" to the UK this coming Winter. Helping to realise player's dreams of world domination, SuperPower 2 is the only global geopolitical simulation game that allows players to control entire countries in the three major areas of politics, economics and the military. Read more for details and new screens...

'Mortyr 2' - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In the year 2093 the Nazi's control Earth after winning the Second World War. They appear to possess a time machine, which gives them ultimate power. As one of the members of the conspiracy, you decide to move back to the year 1944 to change the course of the war. Unfortunately the mathematical calculations fail and instead of landing in the time machine room you find yourself just outside the snowy castle.

'Formula Challenge' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oxygen Interactive today confirmed the release of Formula Challenge - their impulse-priced, fast-paced Grand Prix racing title for 1-2 players; an adrenaline-pumping arcade title packed with high-octane racing action. The game will be on the shelves of major entertainment retailers from 7th August 2004, with a RRP of just £14.99. Read more for some new screens...

'NCAA Football 2005' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Sets Franchise Sales Record

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For the first two weeks of sales, NCAA Football 2005 from Electronic Arts is the number one selling football videogame in America. First week sales for the game were more than 50 percent above the same period last year.

'Playboy: The Mansion' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Celebrity Roster Expands

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Groove Games and ARUSH Entertainment today announced that their upcoming, highly anticipated title Playboy: The Mansion, published under license from Playboy Enterprises, will feature celebrity guests Carmen Electra and Tom Arnold on its interactive game play roster.

'Thunderbirds' (GBA) Ships To Stores

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal Games announced today that Thunderbirds for the Game Boy Advance video game system is shipping to retail stores nationwide August 4th. Kids ages six and older take command of the Thunderbirds fleet on a heroic mission to save members of International Rescue ... and the world!

'N-Gage QD' Now Available In North America

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 7:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nokia announced the latest addition to the N-Gage platform, the N-Gage QD game deck, is now available for the US market. Bundled with Tony Hawk's Pro Skater, and with a street price as low as $99.99, the N-Gage QD game deck offers consumers unparalleled mobile gaming featuring a compact package, new ergonomic design and enhanced gaming features.

'In-Fisherman Freshwater Trophies' Now Available

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 5:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

PRIMEDIA and Destineer's Bold Games today announced a new 3-D fishing simulation, In-Fisherman Freshwater Trophies. Available now for the PC, In-Fisherman Freshwater Trophies combines the editorial expertise of PRIMEDIA's In-Fisherman magazine with remarkably realistic graphics and innovative gameplay features.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 1:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Ultimate Baseball Online' - Screens

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ultimate Baseball Online is the first ever Massively Multiplayer Online Sports Game (MMOSG), allowing two teams to compete in a 3D virtual stadium. Each participant controls a player for a specific position on a team and gamers can build their athlete’s skills by practicing pitching, fielding or batting. The UBO universe will allow league play, pick up games and a farm system, just like the real life big leagues.

'WRC 4' (PS2) Release Date Gets Moved Forward

by Judy on July 27, 2004 @ 12:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

WRC 4 allows fans to fully participate in the action of the WRC season, experiencing the thrill of all 16 WRC locations on 5 continents. Including more than 100 different stages - Point to Point, Super Special, Shakedown and Sprint Stages - WRC 4 allows the gritty, fast-paced realism of Rally to be faithfully recreated on PS 2. Sony has changed the original ship date from November to October 2004, one month ahead of schedule. A round of applause for Sony!