Various Game Trailers #621

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 7:42 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 :

  • Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows [PS2/Xbox] - Trailer #6
  • Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi - Trailer #4


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Prince of Persia The Two Thrones' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 6:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prince of Persia The Two Thrones takes the best features from The Sands of Time and Warrior Within, and combines them with new gameplay elements such as a second playable character, an intuitive Speed Kill system, outdoor Babylon environment, chariot combat and more. With such favorite elements and major improvements, PoP The Two Thrones is poised to take the action-adventure gaming experience to a new level.

'Condemned: Criminal Origins' (PS3/X360/PC) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 5:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Condemned: Criminal Origins allows players to experience an unnatural level of psychological tension as they use their instincts, forensic tools, and melee combat to track serial killers and bring them to justice. SEGA has launched the official Condemned: Criminal Origins website where you have access to a large collection of Condemned videos, screenshots, music and wallpapers. Visitors can also sign up to receive email updates for Condemned: Criminal Origins information and assets.

'Irth Online' Pre-Order Incentive

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 4:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Pre-Launch Special Offer allows gamers to purchase Irth Online for $19.95, a 33% discount off the at-launch price of $29.95. The pre-order subscription fee will be $9.95 per month for the first six months, representing a 30% savings over the at-launch fee of $13.95 per month, pay 3 months in advance, get the 4th free. Pre-Launch Special Offer orders may be placed online only at www.irthonline.com which explains the ordering procedure and payment options.

'Serious Sam II' - New Demo Coming On Monday

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 2:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

2K Games informed us that a second Serious Sam II demo will be released this Monday at 10 AM! The new level incorporates the recently released patch (fixing issues with the interface + multiplayer), and includes an additional level from the full game that can be played in both single and co-op multiplayer! For those who already have the full game, the level is "Greendale". We will of course have it available on our fileserver network at the aforementioned time.

'College Hoops 2K6' (PS2/Xbox) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 2:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

It’s that time of year again--the time of year where basketball courts around the nation are filled with excitement, slam dunks, unbelievable athletes, Cinderella stories, and championship dreams. Nothing captivates the nation like the NCAA Basketball Tournament and no other game captures the collegiate atmosphere and energy like College Hoops 2K6.

'Land of the Dead: Road to Fiddler's Green' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Land of the Dead: Road to Fiddler's Green is a full-featured, first-person shooter video game setting players in the midst of a gruesome adventure in which they battle to save themselves – and a quickly-diminishing living population - from an army of the dead bent on spreading a zombie plague. Groove Games has released a demo, feauturing a cinematic intro and one mission.

'Dreamlords' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dreamlords is an MMORTS game currently in development over at Lockpick Entertainment. Scheduled for 2006, Dreamlords is a persistent world in which victories and hard work will not pass unnoticed. Everything gained will make the player stronger for the next encounter.

'Chicken Little' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Disney's Chicken Little brings the excitement of the film to life and allows gamers to master unique gadgets and play as the key characters from the film in an endless variety of action-packed game play.

'UFO: Aftershock' (Xbox/PC) - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 12:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located. This demo features three missions situated in London, Paris and Stuttgart (thanks strategycore).

'Splat Magazine Renegade Paintball' (Xbox/PC) Now In Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Global Star today announced that Splat Magazine Renegade Paintball has shipped to retail stores nationwide, giving players the option of true to life paintball Tournament play as well as the fast and furious fun of an Arcade mode.

'Gun' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - 9 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gun will be a GTA-style game, set in the West in the 1880s, in cities such as Dodge City and New Mexico's Las Vegas. The murderous 'Dodge City Gang' has been on a rampage and you seek revenge, hunting them down between Indians and Mexican pistoleros. Main mode of transportation is any horse you can find or steal, and of course, Gun will include high speed "horse" pursuits.

'Mortal Kombat: Deception' (PS2/Xbox) Greatest Hits Goes Platinum

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway today announced that Mortal Kombat: Deception has shipped as a Greatest Hits title for the PS2 and as a Platinum Hits title for the Xbox, and will be re-distributed with new packaging at a suggested retail price of $19.99.

WinXP Media Center Edition 2005 Will Stream Media Via Xbox 360

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft today announced at the DigitalLife conference in New York City the availability of a new software update for its WinXP Media Center Edition 2005 that enables you to stream digital music, videos, photos, and standard and high-definition television and movies from Media Center PCs to any television in their home via the Xbox 360.

'Curious George' (GBA/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 10:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beloved to readers for more than 60 years, Curious George is about to embark on his biggest adventure ever, as the star of a new animated feature film and his long-awaited videogame debut.

'Xbox Live Arcade' (X360) Titles Revealed

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At the Digital Life consumer technology showcase in New York, Microsoft will reveal the launch window portfolio for Xbox Live Arcade and supporting publishers for Xbox 360. Read more for details ...

'FIFA 06' - Controller Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FIFA 06 returns to field with more teams, better graphics, and improved gameplay. Utilize improved formations to create the perfect attack with the world's greatest players. EA has release a patch to address some of the conroller issues, USB keyboard incompatibility, Saitek P2500 gamepad controller recognition, and PC controller Save Configuration. Read more for download links ...

'The Matrix: Path of Neo' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari is returning to the universe of "The Matrix" with a new game that lets players assume the role of actor Keanu Reeves' lead character Neo and relive his most important and memorable scenarios from the complete film trilogy, including the original film.

Sony Releases v2.50 PSP Firmware

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 8:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony has released yet another new update for its PSP firmware, bringing it to v2.50. Currently only valid for Japanese PSP's, Sony did release the previous v2.01 for its North American version. Unlike the previous update, the v2.50 does address more than just security flaws, and allows you to watch TV and movies remotely over the net through their LocationFree Base Station, view DRM protected files saved on Memory Stick Duos, save text from the Internet browser, and also set the date and time via the net.

'Street Racing Syndicate' (GBA) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Win races, gain status and eventually become a street legend! Customize your vehicle on the outside and under the hood. Upgrade for maximum boost with suspension, tires, turbo and NOS, and anything else you can buy or win. But choose your races carefully…your opponent could have more under the hood than it seems. Namco is bringing its street racer to the GBA ...

'UFO: Aftershock' (Xbox/PC) - 27 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 7:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.

'80 Days' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 7:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Journey on every existing means of transport, making you to use all inventiveness ingenuity, full of discoveries of unseen and unheard beauties. New gentleman, new bet, but it is up to you to choose itinerary. Would you do it in 80 days? This demo allows you to resolve various puzzles in Bombay.

Xbox Review - 'Ninja Gaiden Black'

by Agustin on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ninja Gaiden BLACK boasts a plethora of new action-packed adventures in the new mission mode where Ninja Gaiden fans face their biggest challenges yet as they go up against the toughest enemies and biggest bosses for the ultimate ninja showdown.

PSP Preview - 'X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse'

by Alicia on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

X-Men Legends II introduces the epic storyline of an uneasy alliance between the X-Men and the hated Brotherhood in a fight to reclaim Earth from Apocalypse's grasp. Impressive gameplay enhancements include more than double the superpowers and customization capabilities, the debut of several new playable characters, over 100 diverse types of enemies, and a breathtaking range of exotic and real-world environments—from the Madri Temple to Egypt.

EA and Steven Spielberg Working On Three Titles

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In another example of the videogame industry teaming with Hollywood talent, Steven Spielberg has signed an agreement with Electronic Arts to create three original videogame franchises. Initial work has already begun on the first title, but EA is keeping it tightly under wraps, though speculation is that it will be in the sci-fi or action/adventure genre.