'LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy' - v1.01 Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 8:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts' PC edition of LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy seems to have a bug, preventing customers from installing the game on their PCs due to a recent Microsoft upgrade. Replacing our previously listed workaround, LucasArts has released a v1.01 patch officially addressing the issue.

'RACE' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 3:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

RACE, based on WTCC, one of only three official FIA world championships alongside Formula 1 and WRC, will brake through as a newcomer that without any hesitation is aiming straight for the top of the racing game

'Trauma Center: Second Opinion' (Wii) Confirmed Launch Title

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 3:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

While it was already revealed earlier this week during the Wii launch announcement, Atlus today confirmed that its operation room simulator Trauma Center: Second opinion will be a Wii launch title and should appear in stores on November 19, 2006. Trauma Center: Second Opinion turns your living room into an O.R.!

'Star Trek: Legacy' (X360/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 3:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Legacy is an epic game of Starfleet combat covering the entire Star Trek Universe. Players become the Admiral of a task force of warships and must lead their fleet to victory in large-scale battles.

'Gothic III' Expansion Pack Already in the Works

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 3:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In a recent financial statement JoWooD Productions' CEO Albert Seidl revealed that an expansion pack for the just gone gold RPG Gothic III is already being worked on, "We are already looking forward to the company’s results of the third and fourth quarter of 2006. The strongest titles of this year will be released within the next few weeks. The pre-order of Gothic 3 has begun, and we expect a very promising launch of this product. We are already working on add-on packages of JoWooD’s SpellForce- and Gothic 3 series." (thanks Blues)

'Belief & Betrayal' - 16 New Screens & Artwork

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 3:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Belief & Betrayal is an adventure game putting the players into the role of the journalist Jonathan Danter, who - after the mysterious death of his uncle - gets involved in a dangerous church conspiracy, which has its roots through the centuries in the time when Judas got 30 silver coins for his betrayal of Jesus Christ.

Various Game Trailers #886

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 2:55 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 :

  • Need for Speed Carbon [ALL] - Trailer #2
  • Rail Simulator - Trailer
  • Red Steel [Wii] - Trailer


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

Microsoft Signs 'Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom' (X360/PC)

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft announced today that Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom will hit store shelves in Q2 2007. The Xbox 360 exclusive will take the franchise in a new direction as developer BLUESIDE and series director Henry Lee plan to create a truly next-generation Action-RPG, departing from their well-known Action-RTS formula.

'1914: Shells of Fury' - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 6:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

It´s the year 1914 and you are the commander of a submarine in the German Emperor’s fleet during WWI. For the first time you have the opportunity to play exciting underwater missions in the first world war, to work out strategies, to use your powerful weapons and to take care of your submarine!

Hudson Reveals Nintendo Wii Lineup

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 4:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hudson will be releasing two games for Japan's Wii launch this December: Fabled flight game Wing Island (Working Title) and Korinpa, an addictive game where you use the Wii controller to gyrate the playing surface in order to guide your ball to its goal. In total Hudson has 8 titles in the works for the Nintendo Wii

'Fatal Inertia' (PS3) - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 4:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fatal Inertia mixes street racing, demolition derbies and rallying with a futuristic setting where machines no longer need wheels and the laws of physics govern all. The sport is called Inertia and it's one that offers a heady mix of speed, combat and real world environments that can be used to make your victory and break your opponents.

'Victi: Blood Bitterness' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 4:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Victi is a 3D episodic, black & white, moody adventure game where you play a character trapped on an asteroid, a relic of an ancient civilization. This demo lets you play part of the game...

'Star Trek: Tactical Assault' (NDS/PSP) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 4:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

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.

PS2 Review - 'D1 Professional Drift Grand Prix'

by Agustin on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 3:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

D1 Grand Prix recreates the exhilarating art of drifting, including all the cars, tracks, drivers and physics that has made the D1 Grand Prix the pinnacle series in drift racing.

PSP Preview - 'Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops'

by Thomas Wilde on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 12:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops for the PSP features an original storyline that follows the events of Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater and includes online play that lets gamers recruit their own comrades to form a unique fighting force.

'Faces of War' Patch #1 in the Works

by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2006 @ 12:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Faces of War is a WWII squad-based, RTS game in which you will be leading a squad of 6 soldiers in a full 3D environment through the decisive European battles. Best Way is working on the first patch, and although there has been no release date set, here is a detailed fix list....