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'LotR: The Battle for Middle-earth' - v1.03 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 1:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

EA has released a new patch for it the original 3D RTS Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth. This update brings your retail game to v1.03 and a slew of unit tweaks and a few bugs/crash fixes. Read more for detailed fix list and download links.

'Sniper Elite' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 1:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

World War 2 is drawing to a close and the Russians and Germans are caught in a furious battle for a devastated Berlin. As a sniper, recruited by the OSS (former CIA), it is the beginning of a lonely stealth mission in the Russian territory. This demo features three mission. Read more for download links ...

'Mad Tracks' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - German v1.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 8:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Frogster has released the first patch for Load's miniature racing game Mad Tracks, bringing your German retail game to v1.1 and adding joypad support, bug fixes, and multiplayer optimizations.

'Ninety-Nine Nights' (X360) - 40 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 6:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ninety-Nine Nights is a fantasy game that mixes action with strategy elements. You control a massive army that is challenged by hordes of enemies, in a multi-angle scenario, where you can assume the role of various characters and see the game world from totally different points of view.

'The Elder Scrolls: Oblivion' (X360/PC) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 5:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Oblivion is a single-player game that takes place in Tamriel's capital province, Cyrodiil. You are given the task of finding the hidden heir to a throne that sits empty, the previous emperor having been killed by an unknown assassin.

'The Godfather' (ALL) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 5:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

After a life of small-time jobs and petty thefts you've been accepted into America's most famous criminal organization, the Corleone family. Now it's up to you to carry out orders, earn respect, rise through the ranks, and make New York City your own. Play your cards right and you could even be running everything as the next, and most powerful, Don.

id Software - Todd Hollenshead Q&A

by Matt Mefford on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 5:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

In this interview, Todd Hollenshead, CEO of id Software, pulls no punches and speaks in a refreshingly straightforward manner, with none of the sugar-coating or PR "fluff" that pervades our industry nowadays. Read on, my fellow gamer, and see what Todd has to say about the future of gaming, the industry at large today, and some newly divulged tidbits on their plans for the year…

PC Review - 'Tony Hawk's American Wasteland'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on Feb. 25, 2006 @ 4:13 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

No levels. No load times. Just never-ending action that doesn't stop until you leave the game! Tony Hawk's American Wasteland gives you - for the first time ever in a Hawk game - the freedom to skate, or bike, throughout a rich, expansive open environment.