'City Life' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 9:55 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Create exactly the city you want: build uniquely-designed structures, from residences to corporate skyscrapers. Improve the quality of life by providing recreational and entertainment opportunities-without letting taxes spiral out of control. Solve traffic and pollution problems and sustain the city resources needed to keep the peace. Spend wisely to keep your town prosperous, wealthy, contented and healthy.

'Aeon Flux' (PS2/Xbox) - 40 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 5:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Aeon Flux is an action-packed game that features a palpitating blend of stealth, speed and acrobatic combat. Based on Peter Chung’s popular MTV animated series, the game bridges the fever-dream essence of the futuristic series with the mass-market appeal of the upcoming feature film starring Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron, slated for release in Fall 2005.

Various Game Trailers #637

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 5:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

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

  • Operation Flashpoint: Elite [Xbox] - Trailer #2
  • UFO: Aftershock - Trailer #3
  • 80 Days - Trailer #3
  • Kameo: Elements of Power [X360] - Elemental Warrior Trailer #2
  • The Movies [Xbox/PC] - Highlights Trailer
  • Ridge Racer 6 [X360] - Trailer


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

'Magna Carta: Tears of Blood' (PS2) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 4:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Magna Carta: Tears of Blood is a role-playing game, developed by Softmax, set in Efferia, a continent populated with five races. In this world, you can use seven different types of Carta and meet a host of characters. Atlus has launched the official Magna Carta: Tears of Blood website with screenshots, in-depth gameplay information, developer interviews and wallpaper from the game. you can also check our batch of 60 screens from the other day.

'Prince of Persia Revelation' (PSP) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 4:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Prince of Persia Revelation, developed by Pipeworks, builds on last year's console success, Prince of Persia Warrior Within, and features original content such as additional puzzles, new maps and redesigned levels.

'GTA: San Andreas' Wins Big At UK's Golden Joystick Awards

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 4:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today the winners of this years Golden Joystick Awards were announced, with the celebrated title, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, stealing the show, scooping up five gongs, including 'Best Soundtrack', 'Playstation 2 Game of the Year' and the coveted award of the 'Ultimate Game of 2005'.

'Jaws Unleashed' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 30 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 3:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Jaws, players assume the role of a Great White shark driven to a predacious frenzy by the sonic emanations of underwater oil drilling equipment. To defend their underwater territory, players undertake a campaign to drive the raiders away while simultaneously solving a series of action-based puzzles designed to thwart the player.

Crytek's New FPS Title Revealed?

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 2:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

According to Russian online magazine GameMag, the new Crytek game might very well be titles Crysis. A babelfish translation doesn not reveal any additional details except for that it will be published by EA, which we already knew, will utilize Crytek Engine 2, and is expected fall 2006. Some additional investigative research by German fansite CrysisHQ does add extra credibility to the rumor as they have discovered that domains crysis-game.com and crysisgame.com have been registered and are owned by Crytek's CEO Faruk Yerli. Now that the cat is out of the bag, we hope more information will become available.

'True Crime: New York City' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Soundtrack Revealed

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 12:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

True Crime: New York City will follow another policeman through the meticulously re-created streets of a real-life metropolitan area. However, instead of the wisecracking LAPD detective Nick Kang, gamers will now play as Marcus Reed, a former gang member turned NYPD officer. More than 80 eclectic songs from NYC raised or transplanted bands that span such diverse genres as punk, hip hop, hardcore and rock.

'Tycoon City: New York' - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 12:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Tycoon City: New York, players become moguls by constructing and customizing hundreds of businesses and famous landmarks anywhere and anyway they want in a bustling simulation of New York City. Players must create and improve their businesses to outclass the competition, and become rich and famous in New York City.

'Steambot Chronicles' (PS2) Coming To North America - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 12:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Atlus U.S.A. announced today that it is bringing the PS2 exclusive action/adventure game Steambot Chronicles, developed by Irem and previously known as Bumpy Trot, to North America.

'Desperados 2: Cooper's Revenge' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 11:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Take on the role of the bounty hunter John Cooper and experience in a thrilling Western story with surprising turns, how he apprehends the nasty scoundrel Dillon with the help of his friends known from the first part. Desperados 2: Coopers Revenge uses the Vision Game Engine, and the gameplay is based on its predecessor but with brand new tactical possibilities in a beautiful 3D environment.

'Metal Saga' (PS2) Coming To North America - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 11:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Atlus U.S.A. announced today Metal Saga, developed by Success, a steel-toed kick in the pants to the tired RPG genre, available exclusively for the PS2, scheduled for Spring 2006.

'Call of Duty 2' - Dedicated Linux Server Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 10:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Call of Duty 2 is an all new epic title which delivers an unparalleled portrayal of the chaos and intensity that was World War II. Activision has released the official version of the Call of Duty 2 dedicated linux server, allowing you to host a game server in the linux environment, and contains the dedicated executable that requires the game data from retail game.

'X3: Reunion' Explores The Retail Universe

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 10:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Enlight Interactive announced today that X3: Reunion has shipped to North American retail outlets. In the heroic battle for control of the X universe, players must manipulate the economic system or eliminate their enemies to achieve supremacy.

'Keepsake' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 9:59 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Keepsake, Wicked Studios' upcoming adventure game, will immerse you into a journey beyond compare. Assisted by a dragon afraid of heights, Lydia takes on to explore the Dragonvale Academy's empty structures in search for her best friend Celeste.

'F.E.A.R.' - v1.02 German Uncut Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 9:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

F.E.A.R. is an intense first person close-quarters combat experience with rich atmosphere and an engaging, paranormal horror storyline. As Vivendi has released a new patch for Monolith's recently released FPS F.E.A.R. an updated patch to unlock the gore factor of the game through an activation button in the menu is now also available. Read more for download links ...

'Democracy' Coming To Europe

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 9:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Positech Games announce today that its political strategy game, Democracy, is coming to retail in Europe. Every man, woman, and child is at the mercy of your political decisions and your re-election is at theirs. Every action you undertake as president will garner the support of some and the disdain of others, so tread lightly as you politic your way towards a successful next election.

'50 Cent: Bulletproof' (PS2/Xbox) - Exclusive Tracks Revealed

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 8:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal Games announced today that 50 Cent: Bulletproof will boast more than eight hours of classic, current and exclusive music from 50 Cent and G Unit. Fans and gamers will experience the 13 never-before-released tracks and remixes when the title hits stores November 22nd at an MSRP of $49.99.

EA Announces 'Command & Conquer The First Decade' Compilation

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 8:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced Command & Conquer The First Decade, one of the largest PC franchise compilations to date. Scheduled for release in February 2006, the title celebrates the 10th anniversary of this innovative franchise. This special collector's edition will include a dozen of your favorite C&C games spanning over the last 10 years plus a bonus DVD of commemorative video features.

'Trackmania Sunrise eXtreme' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 8:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Trackmania Sunrise is getting a free downloadable expansion pack dubbed Trackmania Sunrise eXtreme, featuring new and more insane tracks than ever before. The SP/MP demo includes a host of 2 race challenges, 2 stunt challenges, 2 platform challenges and 2 puzzle challenges, track editor is included.

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

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 4:23 a.m. PST | 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.

Nintendo Rolling Out Its Wi-Fi Service In The UK

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 2:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Nintendo UK is bringing Wi-Fi technology into play from the 25th November 2005 with a new deal with wireless providers BT Openzone and The Cloud. The launch of the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service means the UK will allow anyone to play against friends and family across the globe simply, safely and for free.

'GUN' (ALL) - 60 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 2:43 a.m. PST | 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.

PS2/Xbox/PC Preview - 'Crime Life: Gang Wars'

by Tim "The Rabbit" Mithee on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 1:54 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Crime Life: Gang Wars is a free roaming crime based beat em up. Mixing action and strategy elements within a gritty, detailed storyline to explore modern-day urban gang culture, the player is cast as a small-time homie who must work their way through the ranks to become a gang leader.

PC Review - 'Black & White 2'

by Reldan on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 1:21 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Black & White 2 includes other new elements, such as improved graphics and Miracle effects such as rivers of fire and earthquakes that yield mass destruction. The game also includes weather systems that impact gameplay; players will see the impact of a drought that scorches the arid plains of Egypt or the effect of a heavy snowfall on the Norse Mountains.

Electronic Arts Launches 'EA Recordings' Music Label

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 12:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EA today announced that it is teaming up with Nettwerk Music Group to launch EA Recordings, a digital music distribution label that will bring EA's rich catalogue of wholly-owned musical compositions and remixes to Digital Service Providers (DSPs) worldwide. This initiative will deliver music clips from EA games as ringtones, mastertones or in .mp3 format to online download destinations including Apple iTunes, MSN, Yahoo Music, AOL Music, Rhapsody and others.

Final 'Battleground Europe' Stress Test Starts Today

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2005 @ 12:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

GMX Media and Cornered Rat Software are pleased to announce that the final Battleground Europe stress test will start today, Friday 4th November, and be open until Monday 6thth November. Battleground Europe recently went to gold status and is set for release across Europe on November 11th 2005.