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National Institute on Media and the Family Calls for 'Bully' (PS2) Boycott

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 6:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

According to an article in the Boston Globe story, the National Institute on Media and the Family is boycotting Rockstar's Bully. After a staffer played the game for nine hours, its president, psychologist Dave Walsh, claims Bully glamorizes and rewards the kind of anti social behaviors that teachers struggle with every day. Now that the "T" rated game is out in stores the first press reviews praise Rockstar's latest game across the board, calling it one of the best titles of the year, a great satire, with excellent story and humor.

'Blue Dragon' (X360) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 9:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blue Dragon is an epic role-playing game that centers on a young boy named Shu and several of his friends who create and develop their combat styles by utilizing different types of Shadow Change, including Sword, Assassin, and Power Magic.

PS3 Preview - 'Lair'

by Alicia on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 9:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Playing as a warrior riding a voracious dragon trained for deadly aerial and ground combat, and capable of scorching, clawing and smashing thousands of enemies, gamers must defeat countless armies to save a civilization. Together, the gamer and the beast will attempt to change the destiny of a world on the brink of extinction.

'Killzone: Liberation' (PSP) - 50 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 9:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Killzone is making its handheld debut with Killzone: Liberation, an all new, action-packed installment in the Killzone series, and will feature a new intelligent third-person camera system – ideally suited for handheld gaming.

Various Game Trailers #916

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 8:34 a.m. PDT | 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 :

  • Supreme Commander - Trailer #2
  • Monster Madness: Battle For Suburbia [X360/PC] - Trailer #4
  • Fullmetal Alchemist: Dual Sympathy [NDS] - Trailer
  • Medal of Honor Heroes [PSP] - Trailer #3


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

'Gears of War' (X360) Invades Tinseltown for a Horrific Event

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 8:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

To celebrate the upcoming Emergence Day, several lucky gamers will win the chance to play Epic's Gears of War prior to launch, and party with celebrities living and dead at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 12:01 a.m.

'The Battle for Middle-earth II: The Rise of the Witch-King' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 8:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Battle for Middle-earth II: The Rise of the Witch-king enhances every existing feature and offering players the chance to command the rise of evil in Middle-earth while experiencing the epic battles that took place before those depicted in the films.

'Tony Hawk's Project 8' (X360) - Demo on Xbox Live

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 8:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tony Hawk’s Project 8 immerses players in the definitive skateboarding experience using ultra-realistic graphics, enhanced physics and extremely responsive controls that simulate the feeling of skating with every trick and bail. Unlike the Mortal Kombat demo, you can now download Activision's 340 mb THP8 demo off Xbox Live Marketplace.

'Terrorist Takedown: Covert Operations' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 8:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CITY Interactive keeps on expanding its Terrorist Takedown titles, this time sending you in as special ops team leader Lt. Jake Morche. Your unit is sent into Columbia to take out a cartel boss, while being outnumbered and hunted down by the heavily armed drug mafia.

'Rainbow Six Vegas' (ALL) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 7:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six makes its handheld debut in the most dramatic installment of the renowned first-person shooter franchise to date. Rainbow operatives take to the chaotic streets of Las Vegas as an escalating terrorist siege in "Sin City" threatens to take world terrorism to new, uncontrollable heights.

'Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3' Available On Xbox Live

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 7:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enter the world of Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 and discover 22 playable characters, classic fatalities, brutalities, friendships and babalities with tons of environments, and multiplayer Kombat Mode as you fight to defeat Shao Kahn! Xbox Live Members can now download ‘Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3’ demo from Xbox Live Arcade, while the full version can be purchased for 800 points.

UPDATE: It seems the game is not available afterall, downloading it as we speak...

'Delta Force Black Hawk Down: Team Sabre' (PS2) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 7:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sierra and NovaLogic today announced that they have entered a co-publishing agreement for the PS2 exclusive first-person shooter Delta Force Black Hawk Down: Team Sabre.

PS2 Review - 'World Championship Poker: All In'

by Mark Buckingham on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 6:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

World Championship Poker: All In continues to feature the most innovative one player career mode. Career mode now includes series tournaments, mixed games, and reoccurring home games.

'Reservoir Dogs' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2006 @ 12:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game gives you the opportunity to play through the events of the film - leading up to and following the break down of the heist - from the perspective of each character, and find out what happened at the diamond store.