Various Game Trailers #1200

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 7:40 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:

  • Blacksite Area 51 [PS3/X360/PC] - Trailer
  • Medal of Honor Heroes 2 [PSP/Wii] - Multiplayer Trailer
  • Empire of Sports - Trailer
  • Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games [NDS/Wii] - Rowing Trailer
  • Tomb Raider Anniversary [Wii] - Adrenaline Dodge Trailer


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

'Hellgate: London' - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hellgate: London is an RPG set in the immersive first-person perspective. With a completely randomized world that offers a unique experience every time you play, Hellgate: London introduces a demon-ridden place where the last survivors of the human race must meld science and magic to survive.

'Halo 3' (X360) Gets Infected For Halloween

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In celebration of Halloween, Bungie announced a 27-hour zombie marathon (Oct. 31 at 12:01 AM - Nov. 1 at 3:00 AM). Inspired by a Halo 2 community-made custom game, it pits humans against zombies, with the odds stacked heavily against the zombies at first, but when a human is killed by a zombie (as they inevitably are), they join the zombie team and turn on their former teammates.

'Crystal Chronicles: The Little King and The Promised Land' (Wii) - 28 Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crystal Chronicles: The Little King and The Promised Land will detail the events after the original Crystal Chronicles, and will follow The Young King Leo as he rebuilds his kingdom after it was destroyed by the Miasme. Too young to leave the village, you will have to rely on mercenaries and adventurers to do the work for you.

'Medal of Honor Airborne' - Linux Server Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Medal of Honor Airborne introduces players to an entirely new way of experiencing a WWII FPS – namely the fully interactive Airborne experience. This allows you to host a dedicated server for MoH Airborne, the actual game is NOT required.

'Naruto: Rise of a Ninja' (X360) Original Japanese Voices As Download

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 3:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers will experience Naruto starting from the series' beginning. Re-live the hit anime and manga and experience Naruto's transformation from noisy ninja-academy dropout to respected ninja. Ubisoft plans to release the original Japanese voices as download...

'Galactic Civilizations II: Twilight of the Arnor' Beta Begins Today

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 2:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In addition to a new campaign that ties up the Dread Lords saga, GalCiv II: Twilight of the Arnor adds civilization-specific technology trees and planetary improvements that add even more flavor to each alien race, while greatly expanding the strategic depth of the game. Fans who pre-order can now join the beta test...

'NCAA March Madness 08' (PS2/PS3/X360) - Features, Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 1:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NCAA March Madness 08 captures the intensity and atmosphere found in authentic college basketball arenas and your players will rise to the occasion or wilt under the pressure.

'Silent Hunter IV: Wolves of the Pacific - U-Boat Missions' Announced

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 1:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced that it will release a new Silent Hunter IV: Wolves of the Pacific add-on pack, U-Boat Missions, which will allow players to prowl the Indian Ocean as the captain of a German submarine.

'Underwater Wars' (X360/PC) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 1:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Underwater Wars you and your squad are members of US Navy elite division. Your mission, to protect freedom and to provide peace and the law and order on all planet. The game is set approximately 5 years from now, and develops over the course of an additional 2 years.

'Enemy Territory: Quake Wars' - v1.2 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ET: QW pits the armies of Earth against the invading alien Strogg in this team-based online strategic shooter. Splash Damage and id Software revealed details for the forthcoming v1.2 update, which will add full VOIP support, along with a host of XP and weapon balance tweaks, UI improvements, bot fixes, renderer optimizations for Quad Core systems, and much more.

'Link's Crossbow Training' (Wii) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 10:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Link's Crossbow Training players assume the identity of hero Link, who progresses through a series of tests to perfect his crossbow marksmanship. Start with stationary bull's-eyes and graduate to moving targets before defending Link against all kinds of enemies.

'Resident Evil 4 Wii Edition' (Wii) Sales Exceed One Million

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 10:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil 4 takes you on a secret mission at a mysterious location in Europe, where you will fight not-zombies in an attempt to recover the President's daughter.

'FlatOut: Head On' (PSP) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 9:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FlatOut is all about grand scale destruction racing. Fans of the console versions will be able to take the mayhem with them wherever they go, including four-player wireless connectivity. PSP players new to FlatOut will enjoy the instant jump-in-and-race game play.

'Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath' (X360/PC) Expands Celebrity Lineup

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 9:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Command & Conquer series continues to thrive with Command & Conquer 3: Kane’s Wrath. As the expansion pack to Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars, this RTS game returns to the Tiberium universe with Kane at the center of an epic new single player campaign. C&C 3 Tiberium Wars will feature Natasha Henstridge (Species trilogy) and Carl Lumbly (Alias) in its all-new, high-def, live action video sequences.

'Stranger' Gets European Release Date - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 9:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stranger combines epic RPG with some of the best elements of RTS. The never-before-seen spell and item enchantment system allows a never-before-seen flexibility as players simply have to swap the amounts of used crystals to adapt to their enemies' strategies.

'Chessmaster: Grandmaster Edition' - v1.01 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Chessmaster: Grandmaster Edition, Josh Waitzkin, International Master and eight-time National Chess Champion, coaches you to grasp the basic fundamentals of chess and to master the game through exciting courses and tutorials.

LucasArts and BioWare Agreement First Sign of KotOR MMO?

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 7:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts and BioWare announced that they have entered into an agreement to create an interactive entertainment product. The product, details of which will be unveiled at a later date, will push the boundaries of the gaming market by utilizing the strengths of both companies to deliver an innovative, high-quality experience.

'Medal of Honor: Heroes 2' (PSP/Wii) - 5 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 7:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Medal of Honor Heroes 2 is designed completely from the ground up for the Wii and PSP. Just like the recent Madden 08 announcement, the Wii edition will include an all-new arcade mode that simplifies gameplay for players of all skill levels.

'Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3' (PS2/Wii) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

DBZ: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 delivers an extreme 3D fighting experience, improving upon last year's game with over 150 playable characters, enhanced fighting techniques, beautifully refined effects and shading techniques, making each character's effects more realistic, and over 20 battle stages.

'Panzer Tactics DS' (NDS) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:20 a.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.

'Nicktoons: Attack Of The Toybots' (NDS/PS2/Wii) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring the largest selection of playable Nickelodeon characters from the most popular TV shows including SpongeBob, Danny Phantom, and Jimmy Neutron, players must defeat Professor Calamitous' vast army of evil toys based on the Nicktoons Heroes in this fast-paced action platform game.

'College Hoops 2K8' (ALL) New Features Unveiled #2

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With advanced next generation visuals, hundreds of new animations, and a wealth of new innovative features, including all new crowd atmosphere that can affect the game performance of teams, College Hoops 2K8 is set to run the competition off the court with authentic college basketball game action.

'Smarty Pants' (Wii) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 6:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts' first Wii trivia game Smarty Pants will combine age-targeted trivia with action-based gestures, making it a truly trans-generational game for the Wii.

Tuesday, October 30, 2007 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 5:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

'Empire Earth III' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 5:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Empire Earth III allows players to build and rule an empire from the ancient world to the distant future, battling it out across the globe through the eons in a bid for worldwide control, offering continuous free-form gameplay that will allow players to keep units from one battle to the next.

'Everlight: Power to the Elves!' - v1.1 German Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Everlight: Power to the Elves! is a 3D fantasy adventure under development at Silver Style Entertainment, known for The Fall. After yesterdays false start, The Games Company has issued the first patch for the German edition of the game.

'Condemned 2: Bloodshot' (PS3/X360) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA's Condemned 2: Bloodshot is a first-person action thriller immersing players in a world of psychological terror, featuring all-new fighting mechanics and online multiplayer functionality.

Sony Releases v3.72 PSP Firmware

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony has quietly released a new v3.72 PSP firmware update, addressing only one issue, "Support for PlayStation Network titles has been expanded."

'Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games' (NDS/Wii) Character Spotlight #6 - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games players will compete in events (100m track, table tennis, swimming etc.) that take place in venues based on the official Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, against a supporting cast of characters from the worlds of both Mario and Sonic, including Luigi, Knuckles, Yoshi, Tails and more.

'Twelve Sky' Open Beta Starts Nov. 1st

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 4:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Twelve Sky has a characteristic war system which shows the infinite battle among 3 clans, with an overwhelmingly fast movement speed, various skills and very quick level-up.

'God of War: Chains of Olympus' (PSP) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 3:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With the world plunged in eternal darkness and the Gods rendered powerless, Kratos will face the most feared creatures of Greek Mythology, and ultimately be forced to choose between his own personal redemption and saving the ancient world from certain destruction.

'Hornet Leader PC' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 3:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hornet Leader PC allows gamers to take to the skies and experience the tactical thrill of commanding some of the most elite aircraft in the world in historical/plausible missions with fantastically realistic equipment and enemies.

'FF Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates' (NDS) Coming to Europe - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 3:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates is the latest installment in the action/RPG franchise, playable for up to 4 players with a strong multiplayer focus, but if you go solo you can use AI characters to perform combos.

'Ankh: Battle of the Gods' - German Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 3:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The omens in the Battle of the Gods have been many, signaling the impending fight for supremacy over all other gods of Egypt. And of course, Assil will be caught in the middle of it. Together with his girlfriend Thara, he will have to prevent the sinister Seth from winning the battle and subjecting Egypt to his regime of terror.

'Sudden Strike III: Arms For Victory' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 3:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fireglow team is now developing a next generation game engine (codename: Sudden Strike Next7) and the first game based on this engine, which now is officially named 'Sudden Strike III: Arms For Victory'. Fireglow plans to develop several other games based on this engine in different setups related to war conflicts.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Ace Combat 6'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 1:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation will let players experience Ace Combat on a massive worldwide scale as it features an in-depth multi-player online experience that includes a variety of action-packed online modes.

PS2 Review - 'Taito Legends 2'

by Aaron "Istanbul" Swersky on Oct. 30, 2007 @ 12:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Taito Legends represents the first time most of these games have been made available on console and PC. The collection also offers a wealth of bonus material, including a comprehensive history of Taito and interviews with the designers of Space Invaders, Space Invaders part 2, Bubble Bobbble, Rainbow Islands and Volfied.