Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 9:40 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 :

  • Fight Club - Trailer #3
  • Medal Of Honor: Pacific Assault - Trailer
  • Medieval Lords - Trailer

'Trainz Railroad Simulator 2004' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 7:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Trainz Railroad Simulator 2004 is more than driving trains -- it is a total railroad experience. TRS2004 lets players operate their choice of locomotives, from the golden age of steam through to modern high-speed electrics, under a variety of challenging conditions in real world scenarios. Auran has released a demo featuring the Banks Heath scenario with passenger support (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links..

'Fantasy Earth: Ring of Domination' Announced - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 7:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Noticed over on GameSpy that Square Enix has revealed a new MMORPG called Fantasy Earth: Ring of Domination which will try to combine RTS, RPG and Action, allowing you to forge alliances, build fortresses and citadels and duke it out with your allies against huge armies. It's still a ways off, as it is only vaguely scheduled for 2005, but in the meantime, read more for some new screens...

'Def Jam: Fight For New York' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 5:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Def Jam Fight For NY challenges players to step into the shoes of a ruthless street fighter battling for control of the hip-hop underground. The game features an all-new fighting engine including weapons, interactive environments, 40 characters and five unique fighting styles.

'Need for Speed Underground 2' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 4:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Taking place in a massive, free-roaming city featuring five distinct interconnected neighborhoods, NFSU 2 delivers an immersive game world where the streets are your menus. As you explore the city, you’ll encounter rival racers who will school you in the ways of the underground and tip you off to the hottest racing spots in town.

'GoldenEye: Rogue Agent' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 4:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Why save the world when you can rule it? GoldenEye: Rogue Agent goes where no previous James Bond game has dared to tread, giving you the chance to cross over to the dark side of the Bond universe to experience life as a ruthless and unpredictable villain.

'Finding Nemo: The Continuing Adventures' (GBA) Ships

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 3:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ, Pixar Animation Studios and Disney Interactive today announced the release of Finding Nemo: The Continuing Adventures for GBA. Families will now be able to follow the new adventures of Nemo and The Tank Gang from the beloved Academy Award-winning Walt Disney Pictures presentation of a Pixar Animation Studios film "Finding Nemo."

'Advance Guardian Heroes' (GBA) Ships To Stores

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 2:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that Advance Guardian Heroes has shipped for the GBA. The sequel to Guardian Heroes, the critically-acclaimed Sega Saturn action-fighter, Advance Guardian Heroes continues the epic storyline of the mighty Magic Kingdom and features over 20 controllable characters, more than 160 powerful moves to master, and many incredible multiplayer scenarios.

'Eve Online' Breaks Subscription Milestone

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 1:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CCP announced today that EVE Online has broken through the 50,000 active subscriber barrier, which translates into a 45% growth since the beginning of the year. EVE Online is a open-ended MMOG set in a world of galactic magnitude, governed by a hyper-capitalistic economy.

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

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 12:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Larry Laffer's nephew, Larry Lovage, is a typical college student. He lives in a dorm, has a crush on his biology professor, and goes to bars with his buddies. But when a TV dating show comes to campus, Larry gets a chance for national sexposure. If he can show that he can make any girl on campus swoon, he will become a campus legend. Follow Larry's hilarious exploits and misadventures in the wackiest college story since Animal House.

'Imperial Glory' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 12:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Imperial Glory promises to be the most extensive strategy game ever, offering an in-depth management model along with graphically stunning real-time land and naval battles in full 3D. Choose which of the five great 19th century Empires to lead: Great Britain, France, Russia, Prussia or Austro-Hungary, each with their own unique attributes.

'Cold Winter' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 12:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Captured, conveniently forgotten, tortured, and left for dead, MI6 agent Andrew Sterling awaits execution in a Chinese prison. The story begins when a mysterious friend from his past rescues him, setting off a chain of events that could rock the very foundations of global security and wreak chaos on a worldwide level. Just another day in paradise... Anti Social, Anti Normal, Anti Bond, Anti Hero... It's a cold, cold winter.

'KumaWar: The War On Terror' Revealed

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 10:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kuma Reality Games, the company that blends news coverage with interactive game technology to allow players to experience re-creations of real military events from the war, today announced that KumaWar: The War On Terror will be available at retail outlets nationwide in October. Read more for details ...

'Time Crisis: Crisis Zone' (PS2) Goes Gold - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 10:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today the fourth installment in its popular light gun shooter franchise, Time Crisis: Crisis Zone, has gone gold. Shipping exclusively for the PlayStation2, Time Crisis: Crisis Zone is scheduled for an October release. If you haven't yet, check our recent 'Time Crisis: Crisis Zone' preview, or read more for some new screens...

'Fable' (Xbox) Now Available In Stores

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 10:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios today announced that Fable, the highly anticipated Xbox roleplaying adventure game, has has been spotted on store shelves in North America for an estimated retail price of $49.95 (U.S.). Fable will be available in Europe in October.

'Conflict: Vietnam' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi has released a demo for its latest action game Conflict: Vietnam, allowing you to try out the second mission from the full game titled 'Rumble in the Jungle.' (thanks Tiscali) Read more for download links ...

'Far Cry' - v1.1 CryENGINE SDK Update Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 9:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today released v1.1 of the CryENGINE SDK, which fixes Polybump plugins and includes a few extra plugins, documents, and more. Read more for details and download links ...

'SuperPower 2' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 8:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher Games today announced the official single player demo, which offers desktop dictators a 90 minute timed Russian scenario where they can attack other countries, perform covert actions or stir things up abroad with war declarations. They’ll witness the cause and effect consequences of their actions from an atlas mode view. This also marks the launch of the official game website, Read more for download links ...

Atari Offers 'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3' Preorder Incentive

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 7:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari has announced a "RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Pre-Order Campaign" and demo program, which allows consumers who reserve a copy of RT3 to download three professionally designed coasters that were created exclusively for the game. A playable demo of the game will be available for download on Monday, September 27th at and on partner sites.

Ubisoft UK Signs 'The Saga of Ryzom' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 7:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ryzom is a third-generation 3D game that features a highly original poetic universe designed for the general public. Online gaming aficionados will discover innovative game mechanisms, along with sumptuous graphics. Read more for new screens ...

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

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 7:39 a.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!

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

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 2:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In TimeSplitters Future Perfect, Cortez - the hero from previous installments - returns with humanity on the brink of destruction. With the help of some familiar faces (some very familiar!) he must chase a mystery foe across different time periods to trace the origins of the TimeSplitters and save the day.

PS2 Preview - 'The Incredibles'

by Thomas Wilde on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 2:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The Incredibles tells the story of a family of undercover superheroes that are trying to live a quiet, suburban life, but are forced back into action in order to save the world. Use your superpowers against bombs, bullets, robots, and lasers. Your enemy controls them all. The only way to survive being The Incredibles is to truly be incredible.

Xbox Review - 'Silent Hill 4: The Room'

by Corey Owen on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Henry Townshend finds himself trapped in his apartment that has been cursed by a deeply rooted evil. Only by exploring mysterious portals leading to disturbing alternate worlds will Henry begin to uncover the truth. However, in true Silent Hill fashion, mysterious new characters, horrendous creatures, and the undead will use any means necessary to impede his progress.

Snoop Dogg To Host Spike TV's Video Game Awards 2004

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 1:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hip hop impresario and avid gamer Snoop Dogg brings the party to Spike TV as host of its second annual Video Game Awards to be telecast LIVE on Tuesday, December 14 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET) from Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, CA.

'Pinball Hall of Fame' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 12:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pinball Hall of Fame developers FarSight Studios worked closely with pinball experts from the Pinball Hall of Fame in addition to conducting their own extensive research. The result is a game that will provide players with the ultimate pinball experience with realistic physics, true-to-life graphics and sounds captured directly from the actual tables. Read more for some new screens...

'Deer Hunter 2005' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 15, 2004 @ 12:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Deer Hunter 2005', developed by SouthLogic Studios, will be published by Atari and is expected in stores end of September 2004. Sprting an all new & improved engine, hunting deer will now be even more, enjoyable. Read more for some new screens...