Various Game Trailers #1064

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 7:55 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:

  • Anno 1701 [NDS] - Trailer #2
  • Combat Mission: Shock Force - Trailer #4
  • Code Lyoko [NDS/Wii] - Trailer #4
  • Eternal Sonata [X360] - Trailer #2
  • The Adventures of Darwin [PS2] - Trailer


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

'Super Stardust HD' and 'Snakeball' Coming to PlayStation Network - Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 7:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Super Stardust HD is a reinvigorated, HD version of the asteroid-blasting classic, while Snakeball has you gliding around on a bizarre hoversnake, snapping up colored balls to score points competing against others.

'Numen: Contest of Heroes' Officially Announced

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 6:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Revealed last year, Numen: Contest of Heroes is an action/RPG that will plunge the player deep into the amazing world of Greek mythology, the realm of almighty gods, brave heroes, fabulous creatures, and great deeds.

'Phantasy Star Universe: Ambition of the Illuminus' (X360/PS2/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 5:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Revealed a while back, SEGA officially announced the PSU: Ambition of the Illuminus expansion, featuring new locations, new enemies, new class types, either online through a party of up to 6, or offline singleplayer.

Championship Gaming Series Announces $5 Million Annual Player Payroll

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 5:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Championship Gaming Series announced that worldwide salaries and bonuses for the 2007 season will, for the first time ever, exceed $5 million. Qualifying for North American league play will begin April 28 and the first draft in history will take place on June 12 at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles.

'Experience112' - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 4:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Micro Application's Experience112 is a new 3D graphic adventure, developed by Missing/In Memoriam's Lexis Numerique, where you guide Léa Nichols, sole survivor on board of an infected cargo ship, escape by means of the surveillance system. Monitor, control and guide her movement towards freedom, but above all, the truth.

Ubisoft Sales Surge, Increases Full Year Guidance

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 3:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft released sales figures for the Q4 of its fiscal year 2006/2007, reporting a 37.4 % increase with full year sales up 24.4%, mainly driven by GRAW 2 (X360), TMNT, R6 Vegas, Rayman (Wii), Red Steel (Wii), and The Petz.

'Spider-Man 3' (ALL) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 2:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on Sony Pictures Entertainment's Columbia Pictures' upcoming feature film, Spider-Man 3 allows players to experience the actions of heroic red-suited Spider-Man and, for the first time ever, his darker, more mysterious black-suited persona.

'Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars' Pre-Order Campaign

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 2:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First announced that if you pre-order (valid until June 19th, 2007) Quotix Software's third-person fantasy action/RPG Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars, previously known as Pompolic: Call for Heroes, you obtain a free downloadable copy of Disciples 2 Dark Prophecy.

'Boxing Manager' - German Patch #1 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 2:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Boxing Manager, the player follows in the footsteps of legendary boxing promoters, as he walks the long and winding road to the top of the business. Starting out with a small stable and two unknown talents, he will be able to train and manage up to 30 fighters later in the game.

'One Piece: Unlimited Adventure' (Wii) - 16 Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 2:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

One Piece: Unlimited Adventure is based on the popular anime series, allowing you to reincarnate yourself into one of the characters, set on a mysterious island filled with treasure.

'Guild Wars' Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 1:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

To celebrate the 2nd anniversary of Guild Wars this weekend (April 27 to April 29), players from all three campaigns will be treated to a variety of in-game activities, including fireworks, games, prizes, and cupcakes. In addition, all characters will receive a special birthday gift when they reach their two-year milestone.

'Touch the Dead' (NDS) - 22 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 12:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos' Touch the Dead, known in europe as Dead & Furious, is a fast-paced, NDS exclusive, first-person shooter that takes gamers on a daring journey through a world taken over by zombies.

'Motorstorm' (PS3) v1.2 Update Details

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 12:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

MotorStorm delivers brutal off-road racing, plunging players into a realistic - but frenzied and chaotic - environment awash with grit, mud and petrol, in a game that leaves the standard rules of racing in the dust. Sony confirmed that Motorstorm is getting a new/free update mid May, pluggin exploits, fixing audio, improving stability and various other multiplayer enhancements.

'Hell in Vietnam' Demo Coming Tomorrow - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 11:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

dtp has signed a publishing agreement with City Interactive to bring its latest FPS title Hell in Vietnam, produced by Men of Valor's Radomir Kucharski, to retail. Using Techland's Chrome engine, Hell in Vietnam is set during the Tet offensive.

'Marvel: Ultimate Alliance' (X360) Downloadable Content Now On Xbox Live

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 11:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Marvel: Ultimate Alliance features total team customization, the ability to create your own team name, icon and vehicle, as well as team reputation as you play throughout the story. Activision has released the DLC containing 8 new playable characters, each with new signature powers, skins, dialog, conversations and achievement points.

'Inhabited Island' Now Known as 'Galactic Assault' - Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 10:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Interactive announced that it has signed a publishing agreement with Akella for Wargaming.net's turn-based strategy Sci-Fi adventure Galactic assault, previously known as Inhabited Island: Battlefield. The battle takes place on Saraksh planet, where four armies (Khonties, the Land of Fathers, Island Empire and Southern barbarians) go toe-to-toe on field of action.

'Father of PlayStation' Ken Kutaragi Calls it Quits

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 10:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment announced today that Ken Kutaragi, Representative Director, Chairman and Group CEO, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., will retire from his executive position at SCEI effective June 19, 2007, when SCEI's annual shareholders' meeting will take place.

'Medal of Honor Airborne' (ALL) Gets European Release Date

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 10:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Medal of Honor Airborne, next-gen debut of the series, is set to redefine the series by introducing players to an entirely new way of experiencing a WWII FPS – namely the fully interactive Airborne experience.

'TrackMania United' Gets Release Date - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 10:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

TrackMania United is the complete TrackMania game, regrouping all the TrackMania games released until now and all their add-ons. The Stadium environment from TrackMania Nations will benefit from a new version with twice more blocks, while integrating a whole new set of functionalities both for online and solo play.

'Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars' (X360/PC) Based Novel Announced

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 10:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA announced today that Del Rey will publish a novel based on Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars on May 29th 2007 in the US and Canada, with European distribution to follow shortly thereafter.

'Mata Hari' Announced

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 9:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mata Hari as a classic point-and-click PC adventure game that will tell a story based on the legendary dancer and spy, Mata Hari. The story and game design will be created by Hanover-based studio, 4Head.

'Alpha Prime' - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 9:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Element Software announces that its single-player oriented sci-fi FPS will be available on IDEA Games' digital distribution service Sprocket later this month. Alpha Prime features a varied balance of combat and more technical activities such as hacking and remotely controlling robotic devices.

JoWood Wants to Brings its Franchises to Consoles

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 6:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD decided to take the next step and advance to the current generation of consoles as it intends to publish the group's most successful brands ion 2008/2009 on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii.

'Rig 'n' Roll' - 34 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 6:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Players will step into the shoes of a young man in the year 2024 as he arrives in the Independent State of California to pursue his dreams of road domination and capture the Californian cargo transportation market.

PSP/PS2/Wii/X360 Preview - 'CRASH of the Titans'

by Andrew Hayward on April 26, 2007 @ 5:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Crash's arch-nemeses, Neo and Nina Cortex, have mutated the creatures of Crash's island into monstrous abominations! Never one to shirk from danger, our orange furry friend finds that with his potent mix of wacky bravado and daredevil action he is able to hijack the titanic monsters and wield their immense powers against each other!

'Rush for Berlin: Rush for the Bomb' Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 5:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

This Rush for Berlin add-on consists of two campaigns for the Germans and Allies with 12 missions each, which take place in previously unseen venues such as Norway, the Iberian peninsula, and the Balearic Islands. The demo includes the 5th missions from the German campaign.

'All-Pro Football 2K8' (PS3/X360) Gets Legendary Roster

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 5:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

2K Sports' All-Pro Football 2K8 hits the gridiron with the legendary gameplay, innovative features, and hundreds of legends combined with an innovative attribute system showcasing the well-known, signature abilities of each football star.

'Dynasty Warriors DS: Fighter's Battle' (NDS) - 35 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 4:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Taking full advantage of the Nintendo DS's unique characteristics, KOEI's action-combat series Dynasty Warriors will be unlike any other Tactical Action game previously released on the NDS.

Sony Announces the Playstation Eye

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 4:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced the arrival of the next-generation Playstation Eye camera, an essential accessory for voice, video chat and online gaming that will enable gamers to enjoy their PS3 experiences like never before.

'Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars' - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 4:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First has signed Quotix Software's third-person fantasy action/RPG game Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars, previously known as Pompolic: Call for Heroes.

Deep Silver Goes Handheld

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 3:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

German publisher Deep Silver announced it is expanding into the handheld business and its first titles will be a port from Secret Files Tunguska to NDS. Stormregion, known for Panzers and Rush for Berlin, is also working on a yet to be announced PSP title, to be joined by Square Enix's NDS remake of Final Fantasy III, and D3P's Cube and Practical IQ for PSP.

'City of Metronome' (PS3/X360/PC) Put On Hold

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 3:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metronome is a third-person adventure game where sound is your weapon. Explore the city of Metronome in search of proof of the Corporation's secret agenda, while listening for sounds to record, and use them to fight enemies, solve problems and confuse citizens. Team Tarsier revealed that it has put Metronome on ice, and moved on to other projects for the time being.

'Hot Shots Tennis' (PS2) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 3:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hot Shots Tennis brings the Hot Shots franchise to the tennis world for the first time. With a host of wacky characters and tennis styles, exotic court locations, and game modes, Hot Shots Tennis offers pick up and play action for tennis fans of all ages.

Nintendo's Profits Skyrocket

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 3:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo reported final consolidated fiscal year revenues of 966.5 billion yen and operating profits of 226 billion yen for the year ending March 31, 2007, an increase of 90 percent and 150 percent, respectively, over the same period one year ago. Both numbers are record highs for the company.

'Space Station Tycoon' (Wii) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 3:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prepare for lift ff as Namco Bandai takes gamers above the clouds and deep into the unknown in Space Station Tycoon, allowing gamers to become moguls in their own galactic empire as they customize stations all over the galaxy while maximizing their income.

'Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning' Gets Delayed - Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 2:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning will bring Games Workshop's fantasy world to life in a way that will allow players to create characters destined for great deeds and glory on the field of battle. EA Mythic announced that it has moved the ship date for the US and Europe to the first quarter of 2008.

PS2 Review - 'Medal of Honor Vanguard'

by Jeremy Wood on April 26, 2007 @ 1:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Medal of Honor Vanguard you reprise the role of Frank Keegan, Corporal of the 82nd Airborne Division and engage in behind enemy lines missions throughout Europe, epic battles that turned America's first paratroopers into heroes of WWII.

'Ninja Gaiden Sigma' (PS3) Demo on PlayStation Network

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 12:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos has signed the European distribution right for Tecmo's Ninja Gaiden Sigma, a PS3-exclusive remake of the original but with an improved combat system, updated graphics, new weapons, exclusive character, locations, and the ability to wield dual katanas.

'UFO: Extraterrestrials' - 6 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 12:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chaos Concept's 3D tactical/strategy game UFO: Extraterrestrials' is set in the year 2025, and on the newly colonized planet Esperanza our space devices have not just been approached by alien machines but attacked.

'Two Worlds' (X360/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 12:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Two Worlds is an RPG featuring thrilling fight choreographies, gripping characters and realistic worlds, linking the cinematic story with maximum gaming freedom in a medieval fantasy world.

PC Review - 'Stronghold Legends'

by Mark Buckingham on April 26, 2007 @ 12:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Stronghold Legends builds on the Stronghold heritage with beautifully crafted visuals and the epic legends of the middle ages, featuring three unique castle styles to build, three landscapes to fight across, spectacular magic themes, fearsome monsters to overcome, a new strategic conquest style of play, and a range of new multiplayer modes.

'Baseball Mogul 2008' - v10.21 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 26, 2007 @ 12:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Baseball Mogul 2008 is a baseball management simulation game that allows players to manage and create a championship dynasty while using players from the past, present, and future.