'Gothic III' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 2:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD Productions continues its successful cooperation with the German developer Piranha Bytes by publishing one of the most spectacular titles of the coming year: Gothic III, the third part of the legendary RPG saga.

Various Game Trailers #821

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 2:17 p.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:

  • Pro Stroke Golf: World Tour 2007 (PSP/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Trailer
  • Rayman Raving Rabbids [ALL] - Bunnies Can't Surprise


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

'Ship Simulator 2006' - v1.1.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 1:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ship Simulator 2006 puts you at the helm of some of the most varied and detailed ships to be found at sea, where they will need to perform a multitude of tasks, all set within a stunning 3D environment. This update brings your retail game to v1.1.1 give players some new feature benefits as well as optimizing the game play and exterminating bugs.

'Rule of Rose' (PS2) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 1:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rule of Rose is a creepy looking survival/horror game set in the 1930's England. You play as 19 year old Jennifer, and stumble into a world where the rules are written by children, seemingly innocent children, but with a sadisctic mindset. Your job is to get to the truth, solve puzzles & mysteries.

'Prey' (X360/PC) Now Available For Pre-Loading

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 12:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pre-ordering is now available through the Triton Player for $49.95 by clicking the "Preload Prey" box. By pre-ordering you will be able to start playing Prey within minutes of the release at 12:01 a.m. on 7/11/2006. In a little over a week you will be able to start pre-loading Prey so that there will be no wait once the clock strikes midnight.

Portugal Wins 2006 FIFA World Cup (X360)

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 6:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today, Portugal were crowned the Xbox Cup Champions having won EA’s 2006 FIFA World Cup X360 tournament. At the centre of the Platz der Republik, Berlin, where 8500 people attended the ceremony, Microsoft's Peter Moore presented the trophy and was first to offer his congratulations to the triumphant team.

'Maelstrom' - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 5:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Maelstrom is a groundbreaking strategy action epic which takes place on a devastated future Earth. In the wake of an apocalyptic ecological disaster, the planet is threatened by an alien invasion, thus becoming the battleground as a divided human race fights for survival.

Adventure's Planet Signs 'A Quiet Weekend in Capri' - Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 5:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Adventure's Planet signed a digital delivery agreement with Silvio and Gey Savarese, to bring its first person point-and-click adventure game A Quiet Week-End In Capri to Italy (July, 15) and worldwide on July, 18, except in the American Continent, England, France and Israel.

'Command & Conquer: Tiberium Wars' - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 5:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Adds layers of strategy to your gaming experience by building mobile bases, wielding the power of terrifying Ion Storms on the battlefield, or customising your armies by combining units. Battle it out online with native voice-over IP, integrated clan support, and new spectator modes that let you play RTS games like a sport.

SEGA of America Reveales PS3/Wii Launch Titles

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 5:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America's VP of marketing Scott Steinberg has revealed what they have planned for the PS3, and Wii console launches. In an interview with GameDaily, Steinberg revealed Sonic the Hedgehog and Full Auto 2: Battlelines will be PS3 launch titles, while Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz is going to be available when the Wii makes its retail debut. In case that wasn't enough, Steinberg also mentioned Full Auto 2 might come to the X360 after the exclusivity expires, while Sonic Wild Fire and Virtua Fighter 5 are currently scheduled for March 2007.

Daily Dose of Boring Site Launches

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 5:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo Wii Coming November 6 ?

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 3:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While these sort of rumors remain to be taken with a grain of salt until an official statement is made by Nintendo, it seems more and more reports show up indicating an early November launch date for the Wii. The latest issue of Sports Illustrated for Kids magazine features an article on the upcoming PS3 and Wii consoles and at the end of the Wii section it flat out lists "Launch Date: November 6." Several known launch titles are listed in EBGames and GameStop computers are November 5th, so while nothing is official just yet, things are starting to look exciting ...

'Bullet Witch' (X360) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 3:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bullet Witch is an action adventure taking place in the exceedingly bleak near future of 2013. Civilization is on the brink of extinction after demons begin appearing on the earth, and the player wades into the fray as a witch named Alicia.

'London Taxi Rush Hour' (PS2) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 2:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Metro 3D and developer Data Design Interactive have secured the license to create a driving game based on the Official iconic FX4 London Black Cab. London Taxi Rush Hour will be set in London England, complete with landmarks such as Trafalgar square, Big Ben and Hyde Park.

PC Preview - 'Gods and Heroes: Rome Rising'

by Mark Crump on July 3, 2006 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Gods and Heroes, players become classic heroes of the ancient world, born of immortal blood. As a scion of the gods, each player will have the opportunity to pursue his destiny through a series of Epic Quests that will span all levels of gameplay, over time commanding amazing God Powers and acquiring famous weapons and treasure of myth.

'UFO: Afterlight' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2006 @ 2:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Afterlight is a mixture of squad based tactical action and global strategy with the gamer controlling the actions of elite ground troops, and the running and construction of an intricate network of interlinking bases while collecting resources.

NDS Review - 'LostMagic'

by Katarani on July 3, 2006 @ 1:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In LostMagic, peace in the world is challenged by a new evil force. The only hope lies with the wizard Isaac and the seven magic wands left behind by the creator. Monsters wield unimaginable power in this realm, and as Issac, the player will use the stylus to unleash magic spells and command numerous monster squads in magical battles.