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June 2018


'Jagged Alliance 3D' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 12:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jagged Alliance 3D is a classic turn-based tactical strategy with strong RPG elements, and fully destroyable environment. It offers well known mechanics and atmosphere of the original games, as well as the pleasure of meeting good old friends - A.I.M. mercenaries.

'Quake 4' - v1.3 Patch Details

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 12:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

id Software has updated its official website with details about the upcoming Quake 4 v1.3 patch, which will generally address various multiplayer issues brought to id's attention by the community. Estimated to be released before QuakeCon, the patch will include a new multiplayer mode, new maps, and new weapon as well as new features and gameplay changes, which will provide a faster, smoother, and more highly competitive experience.

Various Game Trailers #832

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 6:25 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:

  • Need For Speed Carbon [ALL] - Trailer #2

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

'Phoenix Racing' - v2.1 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 6:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Phoenix Racing you can modify everything from the transmission to the drive shafts. There are 10 different slots on the car you can switch out. As you race and win, modify your car and build it into a true racing machine. See if you have what it takes to handle the race. This demo features 3 tracks and 3 cars (Brooks Double R, Ultima Sports GTR, while the Allard J2X Mk1 is unlockable), built on real-world car data.

'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07' (ALL) - 39 New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 6:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earn your TOUR card through mid-week training and challenges and Q-school, then take on the best PGA TOUR pros in tournaments throughout an entire season.

'Gears of War' (X360) Release Date?

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 5:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gears of War blends the best of tactical action games with the best of survival horror titles, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde. Microsoft's Gears of War product page has been updated to reflect a change in release date, from Q4 2006 to the more precise October 2, 2006. EBGames also has that same date, but whether this is actually official or a misprint is not clear at this point.

Treyarch Working on Next-Gen Bond Title

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 5:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A job listing on the official Treyarch website, known for Spider-Man 2 and currently working on Call of Duty 3, reveals that the Activision internal development studio is working on a next-gen James Bond title. Last month Activision announced that it had signed a deal with MGM to take over the Bond license, formerly owned by EA. Treyarch is looking for a Gameplay Designer for their upcoming Bond title. Activision declined to give any further specifics on the matter, so details on scheduled release date or specific platforms will be announced later.

'Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception' (PSP) - 52 New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 5:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception will feature a limited amount of flyable planes such as F/A-18 Hornet, Su-27 and the MiG-29, and the same group of countries are still waging war.

Las Vegas Mayor Wants To Stop 'Rainbow Six Vegas'

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 5:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman is not happy with the latest Rainbow Six title set in Las Vegas, saying it is harmful for what federal and state leaders have repeatedly assured him is "the safest place imaginable" after the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is reviewing whether the game infringes on any Las Vegas trademarks. Others think it might not affect the city but rather reflect poorly on Ubisoft, while yet others claim it will backlash on the developer like Hot Coffee did on Rockstar.

PC Preview - 'DarkStar One'

by Keith Durocher on July 15, 2006 @ 4:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

DarkStar One delivers fast-paced action within a vast and authentic universe, spectacular graphics, freedom of choice, a gripping story and the power to save the federal galaxy from its nemesis.

'Chromehounds' (X360) Gets Free Downloadable Content

by Rainier on July 15, 2006 @ 4:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chromehounds is a squad-based action title that puts gamers in control of giant mechanized military weapons of war, with a strong focus on cooperative and competitive online gameplay. SEGA announced that the first downloadable pack of new content for Chromehounds will be unleashed next week, offering new armor, weapons and camouflage patterns.

PS2 Review - 'Liberty City Stories'

by Katarani on July 15, 2006 @ 4:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

GTA: Liberty City Stories takes place 3 years before GTA 3 and our main character Toni Cipriani has returned from laying low for the past 4 years after taking out a rival mob boss for the Leone crime family. Having welcomed him back with open arms, the Don Salvatore Leone is putting Toni to back work under the watchful eye of Vincenzo Cilli, one of his most trusted capo’s.