'Battlestations: Midway' (X360/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:58 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Battlestations: Midway follows the story of naval recruit Henry Walker, whose first assignment as a gunner at Pearl Harbor is the starting point of an incredible career at the heart of the US Pacific Fleet in 1942, in what was to become one of the most inspirational military campaigns in history.

'World Series of Poker' - v1.14 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Experience the thrill of facing off with some of the world’s best-known poker pros in competitions for multi-million dollar jackpots in the World Series of Poker. Activision Value has released a new patch addressing various gameplay issues and crashes.

'Blitzkrieg 2: Fall of the Reich' - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blitzkrieg 2: Fall of the Reich is the first stand-alone expansion for CDV's historical RTS, and spans three major offensives from the final days of fighting on the Eastern front and covers both the Soviet and German campaigns in the long Siege of Budapest, Fortress Kurland, and the Soviet Operation Bagration.

Various Game Trailers #981

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:12 p.m. PST | 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 :

  • Penumbra: Overture - Enemy Trailer
  • SKATE [PS3/X360] - Jerry Hsu Trailer
  • Appleseed Ex [PS2] - Trailer


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

'No Brakes: X Racing' Now Known As 'X Motor Racing' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

At first the arcade racing game project is called No Brakes: X Racing, but after investigations of the physics model we've modified game concept and renamed to X Motor Racing. The game includes all classes of cars from old RWD to modern sports cars, physics, and various graphical features.

'Rainbow Islands Revolution' (NDS/PSP) - 38 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Taito's classic Rainbow Islands endeared itself to an entire generation of gamers in the late 1980s with its playful mix of intense platforming challenges, a delightfully cute visual style and, of course, a heavy emphasis on rainbow-firing action.

Xbox Live TV Shows and Movies Bring In Loads Of Revenue

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:43 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A Research and Markets study reveals Microsoft's use of its Xbox Live web-based service to deliver TV shows and movies directly to the TV set, bypassing the traditional route of cable system and telco video distribution, will bring in almost 100 million in 2007.

'Harvest Moon: Innocent Life' (PSP) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:33 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by Arte Piazza, Innocent Life changes setting from a rural environment to a more sci-fi surrounding. The game takes place on a small island in the near future, and as before you will be growing flowers and vegetables. You no longer play as a human, but a humanoid robot, created by his scientist father Dr. Hope.

Wii Shop Channel Expands With Trio of Classic Titles

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Nintendo added yet another 3 classic games to the Wii's Shop Channel. Wii owners with a high-speed Internet access can redeem Wii Points to download the following titles : Xevious, R-Type III: The Third Lightning, and Moto Roader.

'EverQuest: The Buried Sea' - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

EverQuest: The Buried Sea, the 13th expansion for its MMORPG EverQuest, adds two new worlds to explore, ship-to-ship combat on the open seas against swash-buckling pirates, and a variety of new missions created especially for this expansion

JoWood and Koch Media Extend Partnership

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:13 p.m. PST | Filed under News

JoWooD Productions announces the conclusion of a further co-oublishing agreement with Koch Media. Due to the successful cooperation during the production of titles like Gothic 3, The Guild 2 and SpellForce 2, the stage for an ongoing partnership has been set.

'Io' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Io is a stealth based 3D side-scroller game, where you have to investigate & retrieve the Nautilus-114, a rather expensive interstellar research spacecraft now lies marooned in the orbit of Jupiters moon, io.

'SunAge' Gets Further Delayed

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

SunAge is a futuristic RTS where the player can experience 3 different races with each there arsenal of units, buildings and upgrades, taking place across 2 different worlds. Lighthouse Interactive today announced that SunAge has been pushed back to a new release date of April 2007.

'Virtua Fighter 5' (PS3/X360) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 5:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Virtua Fighter 5 raises the bar for console fighting games including all the features fans know and love plus enhanced gameplay mechanics, additional characters and new fighting styles, as well as newly redesigned 3D environments.

'Ghostbusters' Game In The Works?

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 5:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

While not officially announced, it seems Slovenian developer Zootfly, known for Panzer Elite action, is working on bringing the cult/classic Ghostbusters movie Ghostbusters back to live. One of the leaked clips features the likeness of Bill Murray which might indicate this is an actual licensed game, albeit in-game weapons and vehicles might indicate it is set after the conclusion of the movies. The game also seems to feature quite a bit of destructable environmenments. A recent investors document confirms Zootfly as the developer, which also made mention of Painkiller 2 and The Foreign Legion.

'Command & Conquer: Tiberium Wars' (X360/PC) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:06 a.m. PST | 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.

'Hour of Victory' (X360/PC) Revealed

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 3:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The latest issue of EGM reveals that Midway is working on 2 new FPS titles, the previously revealed Area 51 sequel BlackSite: Area 51 (coming to PS3, X360 and PC), but also the yet unannounced Hour of Victory. Developed by nFusion, known for titles such as Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theatre, Line of Sight: Vietnam, Hour of Victory is a WWII based FPS that will let you choose from various character classes, but also let you define you style of play, full on assault or stealth. We saw this game behind closed doors at E3 last year, so more details are coming soon ...

'Radio Allergy' (NGC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

O3 Entertainment announced that Radio Allergy, an arcade shooter game featuring three different gameplay modes, Radio Allergy is a modern day revival to the classic arcade style shooters like Gradius and R-Type.

'DANCE! Online' - Closed Beta Test Launched

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Acclaim Games announces the start of Closed Beta testing for DANCE! Online, a FREE multiplayer game where you can groove to the beat of the hottest music and dance like a star on your PC.

'War Rock' - 10 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

War Rock is an online, military, tactical, FPS featuring state of the art weapons, team or solo based missions and maps, with 5 different character classes, and three modes of gameplay including Close Quarters Combat, Urban Ops and Battlegroup.

PS3 Review - 'Full Auto 2: Battlelines'

by Andrew Hayward on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 2:11 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Full Auto 2: Battlelines puts high-speed vehicles outfitted with weapons and armor into fully realized and fully destructible urban street environments. Fierce combat-racing will ensue as you strategically use destruction to win races as well as leave massive devastation in your wake.

'Cake Mania' (NDS) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:21 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Cake Mania combines a new Touch Screen element with the same fast-paced cake-baking fun that has captivated millions of online players worldwide. As an added bonus, Cake Mania for the NDS includes the full online game plus the Back to the Bakery expansion pack.

'Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis' (NDS) Coming to Europe

by Rainier on Jan. 15, 2007 @ 12:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In our last outing it was up to Mario to save the day by finding all the Mini Mario’s, but this time roles have been reversed and he must rely on them! Featuring easy accessible touch screen controls, over 80 different levels and utilising the Wi-Fi Connection Service.