Various Game Trailers #1058

by Judy on April 18, 2007 @ 10:16 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:

  • Ankh: Heart Of Osiris - Trailer #2
  • FreeStyle Street Basketball - Trailer #2
  • Tamagotchi Party On! [Wii] - Trailer #2


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

'SBK '07: Superbike World Championship' (ALL) - 36 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Bean Games' SBK-07: Superbike World Championship 07, developed by Milestone, promises to deliver a thrilling, accessible and engaging racing experience for both Superbike and race fans alike...

'Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars' (X360) Demo Coming Tomorrow

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:03 p.m. PDT | 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. A community representative revealed that EA will release the X360 demo on Xbox Live tomorrow Thursday April 19.

'Crysis' - 9 Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 5:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Crysis, shooter fans will face a new kind of gameplay challenge requiring adaptive tactics and customization of weapons and armor in dynamic, hostile environments as mankind struggles to survive in the face of a horrific alien invasion.

'Halo 2 Vista' Goes Gold

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 4:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Windows Vista gamers will be able to experience the epic story of “Halo 2” as Master Chief delves further into the mystery of the Covenant in the aftermath of Halo’s destruction. What he discovers will soon threaten the fate not only of Earth, but of the Universe itself.

'Code Lyoko' (NDS/Wii) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 4:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Game Factory is publishing a new animated high-tech action-adventure series, Code Lyoko, based on the fourth season of the popular series.

'Neverwinter Nights 2' - Updated v1.05 Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 4:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Neverwinter Nights 2 is an RPG taking the player from the tiniest of villages into a sweeping tale of danger and war. Last week Obsidian released a v1.05 patch, but shortly thereafter removed it again, and have now released an updated version, which includes bug fixes, unit tweaks, general improvements and some new features.

'Pirates of the Burning Sea' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 3:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pirates of the Burning Sea is a massively multiplayer online roleplaying game set in the Caribbean islands of the 18th Century. You play a bold sea captain, master of your own ship and crew, as you seek glory and adventure across the trackless deep.

'Civilization IV' Designer Joins 'Spore' Development Team

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 3:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today Civ fansite Apolyton revealed that Civilization III and Civ IV designer Soren Johnson had left Firaxis, and teamed up with EA, which he left in 2000 to join up with aforementioned Sid Meiers studio. EA confirmed the rumor and let us know that Soren has indeed joined the Maxis team, currently developing Will Wright's (r)evolutionary title Spore.

'Odin Sphere' (PS2) Gets New Features And Release Date

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 1:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Odin Sphere is a PS2 exclusive Action RPG featuring beautiful hand-drawn artwork put into motion to tell an epic tale of power, loss, and love. Atlus revealed the game will ship May 22nd, and that the North American version will include not only English, but also the original Japanese voiceovers.

'Hellboy: The Science of Evil' (PSP/PS3/X360) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 12:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hellboy lets players step into the muscle bound frame of Hellboy, a hulking crimson-skinned warrior of supernatural creation. On the trail of a crazed witch, Hellboy uncovers a fiendish plot for world domination and must rush to defeat the crazed Hermann von Klempt before he can exert his evil will on a hapless world.

'Grand Prix Tycoon' Announced

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 12:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Quasit-Rushyo Games announced its latest online multiplayer game, Grand Prix Tycoon, mixing the best in Grand Prix management with the best of the most involved tycoon games, create a truly unique persistent racing universe.

'Madden NFL 08' (ALL) Cover Athlete Signed - Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 12:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA announced that the NFL's 2006 Rookie of the Year Vince Young will appear on the cover of Madden NFL 08, making the Tennessee Titans quarterback's appearance the youngest NFL star to grace the cover.

Eugen Systems Working on New RTS Title

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 11:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

French developer Eugen Systems, known for Act Of War : Direct Action and high Treason expansion, revealed that it is currently working on a yet undisclosed new RTS for Xbox 360 and PC, but also possible a PS3 edition. While no details or estimated release were revealed, Eugen Systems did confirm it has already signed with a world class publisher.

'Heavenly Sword' (PS3) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A stunningly beautiful martial arts drama set in a mythical time and place in the Far East, Heavenly Sword, developed by Ninja Theory, takes players on a roller coaster of emotion and action that truly exploits the potential of gaming as the new artistic entertainment medium.

Ubisoft Launches 'Rainbow Six Vegas' (X360) Player's Pack Red Edition

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced the release of Player's Pack Red Edition, an all-new downloadable content package (800 Microsoft points/$10) coming up for the X360 edition of Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas, adding five more playable multiplayer maps and two new game modes.

'Naruto: Uzumaki Chronicles 2' (PS2) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco Bandai announced that its ninja combat franchise will return to the PS2 in Naruto: Uzumaki Chronicles 2. Boasting an exciting new storyline, multi-player battles, and an additional array of playable characters, Naruto: Uzumaki Chronicles 2 follows the success of its prequel to deliver an original adventure with intense combat.

'3D Ultra MiniGolf Adventures' (X360/PC) - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In 3D Ultra MiniGolf Adventures, gamers collect over-the-top power-ups and play through imaginative traps across three major theme courses including Classic Carnival, Old West and Outer Space.

'Hellgate: London' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 10:08 a.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.

'Premier Manager 08' (PS2/PC) Announced

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ZOO Digital Publishing announced Premier Manager 08, marking the 13th game in the established football management series and promises a host of improvements over previous versions such as all new character and facilities systems and a new set of analytical tools.

'Elite Beat Agents 2' (NDS) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Elite Beat Agents, known in Japan as Moero! Nekketsu Rhythm Damashii Osu! Tatakae! Ôendan 2, promises multiplayer support for up to 4 players, but other details are not available. Originally titled Osu! Tatakae! Ôendan, adapted for Western consumption and renamed to Elite Beat Agents, the sequel is scheduled in Japan for 2007.

'Pokemon Diamond/Pearl' (NDS) Score 500,000 Pre-Orders

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pokemon Diamond/Pearl are set in a new region called "Sinnoh," where players can choose to begin their adventure as either a boy or girl Pokemon trainer on a path to becoming Pokemon League Champion. With 4 days to go until launch, more than 533,000 pre-orders have been taken for Pokemon Diamond/Pearl, doubling 2004's Pokemon FireRed/LeafGreen pre-sale numbers.

'Sins of a Solar Empire' - 3 Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sins of a Solar Empire is a real-time space strategy title under development at Ironclad Games. Unfolding the fate of three unique factions, Sins of a Solar Empire is the first chapter in an epic science fiction saga.

Eidos and Majesco Sign European Distribution Deal

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive has teamed up with Majesco Entertainment to distribute an initial 8 new Majesco titles to European and Australia territories, with an additional 15 other titles to follow.

'Race Driver: Create & Race' (NDS) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Race Driver: Create & Race has been designed from the ground up for Nintendo DS and lets players thrash the most formidable sports cars through closely-fought races on the world’s most prestigious circuits… and then lets players create their very own circuits with a full track construction kit.

'Penumbra: Overture' Goes Gold in North America

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Penumbra: Overture is an innovative first person horror game utilizing physics for interaction and puzzles. The game is set in an underground facility on Greenland where the protagonist searches for information regarding his late father.

'Dawn of Magic' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dawn of Magic, also known as Blood Magic, is an action/RPG where the weapon of choice is magic. In this game, the player controls an Unlikely Hero in an ambitious search through many hostile environments looking for Modo, the ethereal being bent on destroying the world.

SEGA Signs Captain America, The Incredible Hulk and Thor Licenses

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Marvel and SEGA have expanded their multi-year global licensing agreement to include the rights to develop and distribute games inspired by Captain America, The Incredible Hulk and Thor. SEGA will create titles for console, handheld and PC platforms based upon both the classic comic books and planned feature film adaptations.

'Worms: Open Warfare 2' (NDS/PSP) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 8:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ announced Worms: Open Warfare 2 for PSP and NDS. Players will be able to challenge others from all over the world via multiplayer battles using a wireless connection as they command their worms through clashes that take place in famous battles of the past, as well as fictional fights of the future.

'Beautiful Katamari Damacy' (PS3/X360) Revealed

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 8:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Without going into detail, the latest Famitsu revealed that Namco Bandai is working on Beautiful Katamari Damacy, to be released on Xbox 360 and PS3. Featuring the familiar gameplay mechanics from previous installments, the Prince's next-gen debut will also include HD graphics, and online capabilities for both platforms. No release date has been mentioned.

'Battlefield: Bad Company' (PS3/X360) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 12:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Built from the ground-up for next-generation consoles using Digital Illusions' bleeding-edge Frostbite game engine, Battlefield: Bad Company drops gamers behind enemy lines with a squad of renegade soldiers who risk it all on a personal quest for gold and revenge.

PC Preview - 'Sparta: Ancient Wars'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on April 18, 2007 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Sparta: Ancient Wars is based on the historical background of Spartans high culture, and not feature myths or legends, there will appear huge ancient battles on your screen, enabled by a brand new 3D engine.

Wii Review - 'Kororinpa: Marble Mania'

by Geson Hatchett on April 18, 2007 @ 12:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Prepare to rock and roll as your brain does a loop the loop with Kororinpa, the ultimate Wii puzzle game! Tilting the Wiimote with poise and precision, players must seek to navigate their favorite cute and quirky balls, each with their own look and varying benefits, through complex 3D mazes.

'Pac-Man' (X360) World Championship Announced

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 12:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft NAMCO BANDAI Games announced the first-ever Xbox 360 Pac-Man World Championship, presented by Quiznos. From April 25 to May 9, fans will compete on the classic arcade game via Xbox LIVE Arcade.

'UFO: Extraterrestrials' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on April 18, 2007 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tri Synergy to announced that Chaos Concept's 3D tactical/strategy game , UFO: Extraterrestrials, has gone gold! UFO: Extraterrestrials combines fast-paced real time action on the strategic level with intense turn-based tactical battles.