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'Secret Files: Tunguska' - English Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 5:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Secret Files: Tunguska is a point-and-click adventure game based on the mysterious Tunguska phenomenon that occurred in July 1908, in which the Siberian region of Tunguska was engulfed in an inferno of flames that turned everything into debris and ashes. Replacing the German demo from last month, Deep Silver has now issued the English version, allowing you to try out part of the full game.

'Gears of War' (X360) - 25 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 2:41 p.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, creating cinematic, high-definition visuals so intense and powerful, it feels like the gamers are controlling a blockbuster action movie.

'Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure' (ALL) Wins Video Music Award

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 2:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari and Marc Ecko celebrated as recipients of an MTV Video Music Award for its action-adventure game Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure, named as winner of the first-ever Best Video Game Soundtrack category at the annual video music awards show.

'Panzer Tactics DS' (NDS) - 4 Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 2:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Panzer Tactics DS lets would-be commanders lead their forces to victory or defeat in three exciting single-player campaigns, or compete in WiFi or wireless multiplayer, offering a competitive ladder system to rank the best online commanders. If you haven't yet, also check our preview....

'Company of Heroes' - Official Demo Coming Tuesday

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 5:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ plans to release an "official" singleplayer demo for Relic's WWII based RTS Company of Heroes, featuring new Skirmish content between the Axis and Allied forces, and in general updated code. If you thought the beta demo was huge, then you better strap in, the non-beta version is even a smidgen bigger. Come back Tuesday September 5, 2006 at 9AM PST (6PN Euro time), we will have it available on our filesever network.

'Sherlock Holmes: The Awaken' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 4:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Frogwares third title in the Sherlock Holmes series. After Mystery of the Mummy, and The Silver Earring, the French studio is actively working on Sherlock Holmes: The Awaken, scheduled for release October 2006.

Various Game Trailers #874

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 4:29 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:

  • Pacific Storm: Allies - New Features Trailer
  • Dawnspire: Prelude - Trailer

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

'Crackdown' (X360) - 10 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 4:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crackdown pushes the action-driving hybrid genre into the next generation with the introduction of the first-ever truly 3-dimensional persistent playground, highly innovative co-op gameplay and an extensive prop interaction system all while taking place in a massive and highly-stylized urban center.

Xbox Review - 'Winback 2: Project Poseidon'

by Nicolus Baslock on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 3:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Winback 2: Project Poseidon is a pulse-pounding thriller where every moment and every shot counts. When negotiations are no longer an option and the world’s most dangerous weapons are compromised, it’s time for the Winback assault team to neutralize the threat.

PC Review - 'CivCity: Rome'

by Alan Butterworth on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 2:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

CivCity: Rome, developed by Firefly Studios, is new city building strategy game inspired by the world of Sid Meier's Civilization, allowing you to recreate the glory of Rome by building a small settlement into a mighty imperial city.

'Silent Heroes' Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Interactive announced that it has set the launch date for Silent Heroes. The stand-alone expansion to Codemaster' Soldiers: Heroes of World War II, will be only be available for download via Gamer's Gate on September 8th, 2006,

'Tortuga: Two Treasures' - 28 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 2, 2006 @ 1:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tortuga: Two Treasures will have players setting sail as pirate captains in search of action, adventure and of course, treasure. You play Thomas ‘Hawk’ Blythe and after you get betrayed and captured, a dramatic battle for power, romance, treasure and truth commences aboard the Jolly Roger.