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Xbox Preview - 'The Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 10:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set in Hazzard County, step into the shoes of Bo and Luke Duke as they race to win prize money in order to save the local orphanage from Boss Hogg’s latest crooked scheme. Just like the television show, The Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee is filled with wild off-road action, gravity-defying stunts and adrenaline-pumping car chases.

GBA Review - 'Yu-Gi-Oh! Reshef of Destruction'

by Nathan Mourfield on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 10:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In your return to Battle City, the millennium items are missing and it's up to you to help find them and save the world from destruction. Yu-Gi-Oh! Reshef of Destruction, the card-battling RPG sequel to The Sacred Cards, contains an all-new storyline with unexpected twists and turns on your quest to stop Reshef, the Dark Being from consuming the world in darkness.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 5:19 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 :

  • ShellShock: Nam ’67 - Trailer #4
  • Okami - Jap Trailer
  • Void Wars - Trailer

'Shenmue Online' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 4:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA has reached an alliance agreement with JC Entertainment Corp. in Korea to co-develop and co-publish Shenmue Online. SEGA also has an agreement with T2 Technology Holdings Inc. to allow T2 technology to handle the Chinese online game operation of Shenmue Online. The commercial launch will take place in 2005. Shenmue Online is a PC MMO Action Role-Playing Game (RPG) based on the Dreamcast Shenmue franchise. Read more for some cinematic screens...

'Kohan II: Kings of War' - Haroun Race Revealed

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 4:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Presented in beautifully rendered 3D, Kohan II: Kings of War,a fantasy-based real-time strategy game, allows gamers to lay siege to enemy cities, explore fantastic realms, fight strange creatures, and build a world-spanning empire. Take 2 will be releasing detailed information on each of the races in Kohan II: Kings of War. Read more for details on all of the buildings and units for the Haroun, along with lore and general background info, straight from developer TimeGate Studios.

'Scaler' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 4:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bobby “Scaler” Jenkins got more than he bargained for when he stumbled upon his next door neighbor’s evil plot to take over the world by stealing all the lizards and training them to become his mutant army. Bobby takes on his enemies in ways kids will only have dreamed of…by transforming into one of them. Sneaky, elusive, witty and hysterical – this unexpected hero will keep you guessing just what will happen next!

'Scrapland' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 4:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCRAPLAND is an action game. In third-person, the player controls D-Tritus when he goes on foot and his gunship when he pilots on Chimera streets. The player, by hacking into the GDB, can transform himself into 15 different characters, acquiring then the special ability of every one of them. The player can also drive any gunship he finds and can create his own collection of unique gunships, freely combining pieces he finds aboard the ship.

Merscom Signs 'Project Freedom' and 'Terrorist Takedown'

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 2:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Merscom LLC today announced an agreement with CITY Interactive to publish three of the developer's PC games in North America: Space Interceptor: Project Freedom, a space arcade combat game, Terrorist Takedown, a military arcade shooter, and WWII Fighter Pilot (previously announced), a flight arcade combat game. All games are value-priced at $19.99 USD and scheduled for Q4 2004 release.

'Wrath & Skeller' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 2:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wrath & Skeller is an action-oriented RPG experience in which players take control of a 7-foot tall barbarian weapon master and a skilled combat mage. Vicious combat, devastating spells and killer tandem attacks will make players feel like unstoppable wrecking machines. Players will experience an epic storyline as they control the brothers Wrath & Skeller on a marvelous adventure full of challenge and reward.

'Future Tactics: The Uprising' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 2:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Packed with action, Future Tactics is a turn-based tactical RPG that looks and feels like an action/platform game. Built around a highly complex turn-based battle engine, the adventure showcases a single-player Story Mode, as well as a two-player Battle Mode. Future Tactics will be released October 2004 on XBOX, PS2, Gamecube and PC. Read more for details and lots of new screens ...

'ShellShock: Nam ’67' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Gets Dated

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 11:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos announces that the highly anticipated ShellShock: Nam ’67 will be released in Europe on 3rd September and North America on 14th September. ShellShock: Nam ’67 is an action game based on the Vietnam War. Developed by Guerrilla, it will be available on PlayStation 2, Xbox and PC.

'Dragonshard' Officially Announced

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 10:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While it was already revealed a week or 2 ago, Atari has announced plans to develop "Dragonshard" a real-time strategy game based on the Dungeons & Dragons universe created by Wizards of the Coast. "Dragonshard" will be the first game set in the exciting new D&D campaign setting, Eberron, a cinematic and war-torn world of action, adventure and intrigue where fantasy meets magical technology.

'Neverwinter Nights 2' Announced

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 10:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari, Obsidian Entertainment and BioWare have announced plans for Neverwinter Nights 2, the sequel to BioWare Corp.'s best-selling and genre-defining role-playing game set in the popular Dungeons & Dragons Forgotten Realms universe created by Wizards of the Coast. Atari, Inc. will publish the title.

'Psychonauts' (Xbox) Also Coming To PC

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 4:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Already hinted at the past few days, but now it's official as Majesco announced today it has secured the worldwide publishing rights to Double Fine's Psychonauts. Already heralded as one of the most original titles in development, Psychonauts will be available next year for the Xbox and, previously un-announced, also the PC.

'Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 3:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Leisure Suit Larry videogame franchise began in 1987 with The Land of the Lounge Lizards, the first of seven games in the series. Since then, the Leisure Suit Larry games have sold more than 35 millions of units worldwide and its games are considered collector items. Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude is scheduled for release on next-generation consoles and the PC in late 2004.

'Marble Blast' Coming to the Xbox Live Arcade - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 3:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GarageGames announced today that they are bringing the power of Torque-created games to Xbox over the Xbox Live service, and have agreed to bring Marble Blast and other titles online via the soon to be released Xbox Live Arcade.

'ESPN NHL 2K5' (PS2/Xbox) Also at Budget Price - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 3:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ESPN Videogames announced that ESPN NHL 2K5 will be available for the budget price of $19.99. ESPN NHL 2K5 will ship to retailers on August 31, 2004.

'NBA Street Volume 3' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 3:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring NBA legends, today's top stars, and original characters from past editions, NBA STREET V3 reaches new heights by making over-the-top, larger-than-life moves even bigger in this action-packed, arcade-style game. Customize your baller, build courts from the ground up, throw one down in an all-new dunk contest and go online to put your reputation to the test.

'Dynasty Warriors 4: Empires' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 3:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Dynasty Warriors 4: Empires" introduces a new stage and strategy system to the series' frenetic battlefield action. In the new system, players begin the game with a map of Ancient China, divided into 24 different regions. Players start with one region, and then choose another region to invade. Next, officers will recommend a battle strategy, and then combat begins. Victory goes to the first warrior who unifies all 24 regions under a single kingdom.

Paradox to Develop & Publish 'Diplomacy' and 'Squad Leader'

by Judy on Aug. 4, 2004 @ 1:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Entertainment today announced that it has licensed the worldwide rights from Atari and Hasbro to develop and publish new PC games based on the successful Avalon Hill board and video games.