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June 2018


'Star Wars: Lethal Alliance' (NDS/PSP) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 7:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Star Wars: Lethal Alliance is an PSP/NDS exclusive action-adventure game immersing players in an adventure that takes place between Episode III Revenge of the Sith and Episode IV A New Hope.

Various Game Trailers #926

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 4:01 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 :

  • Medal of Honor: Airborne [ALL] - Trailer #2
  • Heroes of Might & Magic V: Hammers of Fate - Trailer
  • The Chronicles of Spellborn - Trailer #4
  • Full Auto 2: Battlelines [PS3] - Trailer #2
  • Mobile Suit Gundam: Crossfire [PS3] - Trailer #2
  • God & Heroes: Rome Rising - Trailer (2)
  • Lost Planet [X360] - Trailer #5
  • Rainbow Six Vegas [ALL] - Downtown Map Trailer
  • Cricket 07 [PS2/PC] - Trailer #2
  • Vanguard: Saga Of Heroes - Walkthrough Trailer

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

EA's Q2 2007 Fiscal Results Reveal New Titles and Delays

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 3:01 p.m. PST | Filed under News

EA today released its Q2 2007 financial results, announcing it had reeled in a whopping $784M in net revenue, up 16% over last year. Gross profit was up 14%, although its net income dropped 50% ($51M to $22M). In the subsequent conference call, EA revealed that Army of Two and Crysis are getting delayed until next fiscal year (not before April 2007), and announced new titles, such as a Wii/PS3-specific Sims game, a new Road Rash, The Simpsons movie tie-in, a new SimCity game, The Sims 3 (not before April 1, 2008), and a next-gen version of Criterion's FPS Black.

Krome Studios Acquires Melbourne House

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 2:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Krome Studios announced today that it has acquired former Atari development studio Melbourne House, bolstering its size to almost 300 in-house making it truly one of the largest and most proven independent studios worldwide.

'Blue Dragon' (X360) - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 2:49 p.m. PST | 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.

'Battlefield 2142' - v1.05 Patch Details

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 2:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Battlefield 2142 is set in the future, the world is plagued by a second Ice Age, and wars have broken out over the remaining territories. EA revealed that its newly formed Dice Live Team is working on a new v1.05 patch, scheduled for later this month and will include aprox. 25 fixes, such as the inability to move the Titan after its shields are depleted, improvements on the master server and various other adjustments ...

'Ridge Racer 7' (PS3) - 30 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 2:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ridge Racer 7 will be produced by Hideo Teramoto, music by Hiroshi Okubo under direction of Masaya Kobayashi. Ridge Racer 7 will support online multiplayer for up to 14 players, and feature 40 tracks, the most in the series so far...

Nintendo Planning Wii Cross-Country Launch Events

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 1:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With a mere few weeks until the launch of the Wii game console, Nintendo is throwing big bashes to celebrate the momentous occasion. From New York to Los Angeles and untold places in between, shoppers won't have to wait long to be the first to buy Nintendo's Wii console when it goes on sale at the stroke of midnight the morning of Sunday, Nov. 19.

'Officers' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 12:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The non-linear plot of Officers preserves the established facts of the origins of WWII and allows gamers to lead any of three sides to victory: USSR, Germany and Allies (GB and USA). The game recreates the real structures of all participants' armies, using the real arsenal, equipment and military techniques.

'Gunpey' (NDS/PSP) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 12:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gunpey is an exciting, innovative and challenging puzzle game with dynamic music that changes as you play. Gunpey will test your reflexes, stretch your mind and dazzle your senses.

'Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning' Choppa and RunePriest Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 11:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Empire is the largest realm of Men in the Warhammer world and its army forms the frontline in the ongoing war against Chaos. As the Age of Reckoning commences, the Empire, along with its allies, the Dwarfs and High Elves, is caught in a bitter struggle against the Armies of Destruction.

'Medal of Honor Airborne' (ALL) Developer Q&A

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 10:26 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Medal of Honor Airborne is set to redefine the series by introducing players to an entirely new way of experiencing a WWII FPS – namely the fully interactive Airborne experience. This is the first game in the MoH series to be released on next generation platforms. EA producer Patrick Gilmore tells us more about the game ...

'Guitar Hero II' (PS2) Gets Product Placement Ads

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 10:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

RedOctane announced their in-game partners for Guitar Hero II, and reveals which products are featured in gameplay as players rawk out to over 64 songs, visit more rock venues, and jam with more guitar choices than ever before.

'Bleach' (Wii) - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 9:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Bleach is a Wii exclusive anime hack & slash game making full use of the Wiimote to control your characters movement and attacks. Currently only announced as a Japanese Wii launch title, no information for Europe or North America is available at this point.

Unreal Engine 3 Integrates Kynogon's AI Middleware

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 9:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Kynogon announced that it has joined Epic Games’ Integrated Partners Program (IPP) for Unreal Engine 3, as its Kynapse A.I. middleware solution is now fully integrated with the Unreal Engine 3 and is available for licensing.

'Voyage Century' - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 9:50 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Voyage Century is a 3D nautical MMORPG where every featured player is the captain of his or her own battleship. Sail around the world as a courageous explorer, a canny merchant or a mysterious pirate, spread your reputation by exploring the huge continents for treasures, fortunes and glory.

Enlight Signs 'SpaceStationSim'

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 9:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Enlight announced it has signed Vision Videogames' SpaceStationSim allowing you build their own unique version of the International Space Station (ISS) using dozens of modules and stylized components from NASA and its exploration partners.

'Rafa Nadal Tennis' (NDS) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 6:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Rafa Nadal Tennis offers a new way to play a fast-paced game of tennis using just touch screen control. Using the NDS stylus, players will be able to move their tennis star on court and then, by sweeping the stylus across the Touch Screen, describe serves, lobs, drop shots, powershots and more.

PSP Preview - 'Star Trek: Tactical Assault'

by John Curtis on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 6:24 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Star Trek: Tactical Assault features real-time spaceship combat from the universe of the original Star Trek series. With a wide array of authentic Star Trek races, ships, and weaponry, you can engage in single-player battle through either the Federation or Klingon campaigns or in head-to-head wireless multiplayer combat.

'The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess' (Wii) - Screens & Trailers

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 6:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A more grown-up Link returns in a new adventure, and an impressive new 3-D look. Solve challenging puzzles, explore vast lands and hunt for treasure. Immerse yourself in the deep storylines and rich graphics that the franchise is known for.

'Natural Selection 2' Announced

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 5:41 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Unknown Worlds announced Natural Selection 2, the next evolution in multiplayer action/strategy gameplay and will be targeted for both competitive and public play. New features include dynamically changing environments, a new resource model, flexible game scripting and modes, and new weapons, abilities and upgrades. NS2 will be a standalone product, available through Steam.

'Medieval II: Total War' - 20 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 5:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Set in the most turbulent and bloody era in European history, Medieval 2: Total War will allow gamers to lead their armies across the battlefields of Europe and the Holy Land before discovering the Americas and doing battle with the fearsome Aztecs.

'Mage Knight Apocalypse' - v1.02 D2D Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 5:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Mage Knight Apocalypse is an action RPG based on the collectible miniature game from WizKids Games with a unique character leveling system and an unprecedented focus on team play. The v1.02 patch, currently only for the downloadable edition, adds camera chase mode, hotkeys for camera control, but most tweaks and balances units and skills.

'Aion' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 4:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Aion is the ultimate MMORPG with strengthened interaction between players. Aion’s world consists of 3 realms - the heavens, the devildom and the dragon realm. Players will experience dynamic communications with the world of Aion as they conduct strategic battles.

'Resistance: Fall of Man' (PS3) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 4:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Resistance: Fall of Man, the U.S. and Britain band together in a last-ditch effort to save Europe and Asia from a horrific scourge. Humanity’s hope for survival is slim, and the tide of the battle rests on the shoulders of U.S. Army Ranger, Sgt. Nathan Hale. In its most recent newsletter Insomniac revealed that Resistance: Fall of Man is finished, and pre-production on a new Ratchet & Clank game for the PS3 has started.

'Devil May Cry 4' (PS3) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 4:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Devil May Cry 4 is the fourth installment in Capcom's series starring Dante, the gunslinging demon hunter. DMC4 will introduce a new hero, Nero, who possesses a demonic arm that can pull in enemies or use them as projectiles.

'Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure' (PSP) Gets Hollywood Voice-Overs

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 3:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure is a 3D action-RPG, emerging gamers in a vivid fantasy world filled with a colorful cast of characters, real-time combat and stunning 3D graphics combine with a spirited soundtrack. Mastiff has signed an all-star cast of popular voice actors whose credits span an array of well-known games, television shows and feature films.

'Xyanide Resurrection' (PSP) - 13 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 2:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Xyanide Resurrection is a classical 2D/3D shoot-'m-up game, where you take on the role of Drake, a government executioner from the planet Mardar. Drake's mission is to capture the escaped evil witch Aguira and bring her back to the Judge.

PC Review - 'Moscow to Berlin: Red Siege'

by Keith Durocher on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 1:55 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The latest in a long line of World War II classics from producer Monte Cristo, Moscow to Berlin: Red Siege follows in the footsteps of Desert Rats and D-Day. Players will experience the Eastern Front of WWII from both the German and Soviet perspective.

'Cricket 07' (PS2/PC) Developer Diary #1

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2006 @ 12:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

With its fully licensed squads, groundbreaking Century Stick control system and more natural camera perspective, Cricket 07 will bring players the most immersive gameplay experience to date. EA producer Justin Forrest tells us more about precision batting.