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'Conflict: Vietnam' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Goes Gold - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 10:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi Entertainment today announced that Conflict: Vietnam, the next instalment in the award-winning Conflict series, has gone gold for PS2, Xbox and PC and will be released in the UK on September 3, 2004.

'The Fall: Last Days of Gaia' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 10:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'The Fall: Last Days of Gaia' is an innovative Post-Apocalyptic Role Playing Game with tactical combat and a highly original, disturbing storyline. The game is scheduled for Q3, 2004. The Fall will be the first 3D-RPG set in an endtime scenario on the market.

'Flat-Out' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 10:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Flat-Out is an adrenaline-inducing racing game with an exciting story line, spectacular crashes and a not-too-serious attitude in the best movie-like fashion. The thrill and terror of racing light, cheap and often very dented cars in constant close proximity and contact with other cars brings out the white-knuckled racing spirit as the player faces rapidly changing situations.

'D-Day' Goes Gold

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 9:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

D-Day, the WWII RTS from Digital Jesters and Monte Cristo has officially gone gold in the UK. Due to be released on the 20th August 2004, D-Day is a historically accurate representation of the famous battle and is the first game to be officially endorsed by the Normandie Memoir association.

'Marine Heavy Gunner' Ships To Stores

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 9:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Groove Games today announced the shipping of the next game in their top-selling Marine series, where gamers get to experience elite specialist assignments in the military. Marine Heavy Gunner: Vietnam hits most major retail store shelves this week giving players the opportunity to handle the biggest, meanest guns the US military can build

'Robotech: Invasion' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 5:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set during the "New Generation" era of Robotech, Invasion is a first-person shooter that features transforming Cyclone motorbikes and Invid alien fighters. Other features include progressive scan support, widescreen mode, and 16-person online play. Developed by Vicious Cycle, the team behind BattleCry. Read more for new screens...

BAM! - Product Release Dates Announced

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 4:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

BAM! Entertainment announced today the anticipated release dates for the company's third quarter games. Announced titles include: Carmen Sandiego: The Secret of the Stolen Drums, Starsky and Hutch, A Sound of Thunder, Ice Nine, and State of Emergency 2. Read more for further details ...

Atari's Summer Press Event (ALL) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 3:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari held their summer press event last week, and here are a deluge of screens from the titles that were presented:

  • Act of War: Direct Action
  • Axis and Allies
  • Chris Sawyer's Locomotion
  • Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3
  • Dragon Ball Z: Buu's Fury
  • Dragonshard
  • Dungeons & Dragons Online
  • Godzilla: Save the Earth
  • Mark Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure
  • Sid Meier's Pirates
  • Terminator 3: The Redemption
  • Yu Yu Hakusho: Dark Tournament

  • Click "Read More" to check them out!

'State of War: Warmonger' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 3:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

State of War: Warmonger is a sequel to original real time strategy State of War. It was designed as a stand alone version. Warmonger includes 16 bright new missions in which 11 are singleplayer and 5 multiplayer. Read more for details and demo links ...

'Worms Forts: Under Siege' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As commander of up to four fort-dwelling worms, you direct your garrison to quickly construct defenses then build weapons of mass destruction to destroy your opponents' fortifications! With a touch of skill, catapult or canon and some crazy Worms attitude, battle your way to victory through eras and mythologies. Team 17's Worms Forts Under Siege is coming to PC, PS2 and Xbox in Q4 2004.

'Close Combat: First to Fight' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lead a four-man fireteam of US Marines through the perils of authentic, modern urban combat in a Middle-Eastern urban battleground. This is an action-oriented, first-person 3D shooter that is being developed under the direction of the US Marine Corps as a training simulation for use by the Marine Corps. Close Combat: First to Fight is as close as you can get on a computer or Xbox to being a Marine fireteam leader in modern urban combat!

'Forza Motorsport' (Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Forza Motorsport" gives Xbox gamers who are passionate about cars and racing the opportunity to own, customize, and race their favorite cars in a realistic driving simulation. From sport compacts to LeMans prototypes, players use earnings from hundreds of races to buy upgrades and aftermarket parts so they can transform real production cars into high-performance race cars.

'Saga of Ryzom' Pre-Order Bonus

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nevrax announced today a special pre-order promotion for The Saga of Ryzom, its massively multiplayer RPG. Players who pre-order The Saga of Ryzom from selected online retailers will receive an in-game item, the Armlet of Atys.

'ESPN College Hoops 2005' (PS2/Xbox) Cover Athlete Signed

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 11:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ESPN Videogames announced that Josh Childress, former Stanford University guard-forward and first round pick of the Atlanta Hawks, has been selected as cover athlete for ESPN College Hoops 2K5.

'Asheron's Call: Throne of Destiny' Announced

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 10:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Turbine Entertainment Software today announced that Asheron's Call: Throne of Destiny, the latest installment of the award-winning 3D massively multiplayer online role playing game series, will continue the ever-evolving stories and adventures in the fantasy world of Dereth for PC-based gamers. Currently under development, Asheron's Call: Throne of Destiny (AC:TD) is planned for a spring 2005 release.

'Outlaw Golf 2' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 7:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Outlaw Golf 2' will be even more raunchy with all new courses, new characters (and old favorites), golf cart stunt driving, enhanced AI and controls, and an all new way to beat up your caddie to regain your composure. 'Outlaw Golf 2' will be on the Xbox Live multiplayer game network so gamers can see if their shafts match up to other duffers around the world.

'Alfa: AntiTerror' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 7:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mistland have another project lined up for the near future, "Alfa: AntiTerror". The sad reality of life in many countries. The global problem of modern times. A war, which can neither be won nor lost. The unpromising forecasts of scientists and experts concerning further development of things. Terrorism is waiting for our answer. An answer we are about to deliver.

'The Fall: Last Days of Gaia' Official Website Launched

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 7:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

German developer Silver Style Entertainment today launched a completely new website for their post-apocalyptic role-playing game "The Fall -- Last Days of Gaia."

'Duel Masters 2: Kaijudo Showdown' (GBA) Announced

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 7:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari and Wizards of the Coast today announced Duel Masters: Kaijudo Showdown will launch on Nintendo's Game Boy Advance in November. Read more for further details ...

'Port Royale 2' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 7:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cenega has released a demo for Ascaron's trading/strategy game 'Port Royale 2'. This demo gives you the change to try out four tutorial missions (thanks Tiscali). Read more for download links ...

'Brothers in Arms' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 3:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Created by Texas-based Gearbox Software, Brothers in Arms is the most realistic and authentic WWII shooter ever. While other WWII games have sugarcoated the war experience, Brothers in Arms is based on a true story and will immerse gamers into the gritty, uncensored and emotionally-charged side of war. Read more for some new screens ...

'Strive On Conflict' Announced

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epiphany 6 Studios announces today the development of Strive on Conflict. This title is a PC turn-based strategy game in which the player can face off against practically any army in history in a series of strategic battles to save the world as we know it. Features to include: online play, planned expansion packs, stat tracking, and much more.

'Battlefield 2' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:56 a.m. PDT | 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 in some of the largest online battles on the PC.

'Evolution Studios' Goes Playstation Exclusive

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) and Evolution Studios are delighted to announce the signing of a deal that will see Evolution, creator of the multi-million selling World Rally Championship (WRC) series for PlayStation2, develop games exclusively for SCEE and Sony platforms.

'Poacher' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Poacher' represents an entirely new facet of gameplay for all first person shooter and resource management enthusiasts. You are Roman Sar, a poacher with a bad attitude and big guns. You fight and struggle your way through the African Congo to the deep jungles of India as you hunt for the most famous of endangered species; all the while avoiding and battling the dreaded Game Wardens.

PS2 Review - 'Catwoman'

by Hank on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Catwoman is based upon the DC Comics character. The film and game follow the story of Patience Phillips, who is killed after she uncovers a dark secret held by her employers. Brought back to life by a rare Egyptian cat, she becomes Catwoman and sets out to discover the truth about herself and her murderer.

PS2/Xbox Preview - 'Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone'

by Paul Reith on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone is an action adventure game set in the popular D&D world created by Wizards of the Coast. Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone will place players in the middle of a heated battle between two demonic armies set to overrun the world of Faerun.