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John Romero's New Company Called Slipgate Ironworks

by Rainier on July 9, 2006 @ 5:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ex-id Software's John Romero, known for DOOM & Quake, has been working on a secret MMO project ever since he left Midway, where he was working on Gauntlet. While details are still slim, it seems he finally revealed his company name, with a huge nod to the original Quake, Slipgate Ironworks. The jobs section reveals they are looking for a Senior 3D Artist, a Mid-Level Tools Programmer, a Concept Artist, and a Senior Game Designer (thanks Blues). Slipgate is the device Quake monsters used to "slip" into our dimension.

Mario & Co. Get 'Monopoly: Nintendo Collector's Edition'

by Rainier on July 9, 2006 @ 6:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The most recognizable and unforgettable characters in the video game industry have teamed up to bring you the Nintendo Collector’s Edition of the world’s most popular board game, Monopoly. No controllers are necessary this time as you join forces with Mario, Luigi, Link, Zelda, Kirby and others on a quest to defeat your opponents and own it all.

'Anno 1701' - 22 New Screens

by Rainier on July 9, 2006 @ 2:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Create your own fascinating world of ANNO 1701! Become a discoverer – and experience the adventure of a lifetime. Weigh anchor, sail the seven seas, explore new continents and foreign cultures. Demonstrate your strategic skills, business acumen and diplomatic finesse. Revel in the jubilant cheers of your people – but don't disappoint them!

PS2 Review - 'Gallop Racer 2006'

by David Wanaselja on July 9, 2006 @ 12:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Gallop Racer 2006 provides the most realistic horse racing experience to date featuring an elaborate season mode, a plethora of unlockables, Gallop Racer’s authentic betting system, and exciting new ways to control the ponies. Immerse yourself into this elaborate world of horse racing all the way to the finish line!