'Halo 3' (X360) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 8:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The epic saga continues with Halo 3, in this third chapter of the Halo trilogy, Master Chief returns to finish the fight, bringing the epic conflict between the Covenant, the Flood, and the entire human race to a dramatic, pulse-pounding climax.

'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' - v1.2.0416 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 4:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oblivion is a single-player game that takes place in Tamriel's capital province, Cyrodiil. You are given the task of finding the hidden heir to a throne that sits empty, the previous emperor having been killed by an unknown assassin. Bethesda has now released the final v1.2.0416 patches fixing the previous ID issue (also on Xbox Live).

'SPY-Q' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 3:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive announce a brand new puzzle title for Nintendo DS, SPY-Q, developed by Razorback Developments, taking the player on a series of puzzle-solving spy missions, each designed to stretch even the keenest minds to their limit.

'POSTAL III' (X360/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 3:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Almost a decade after the release of POSTAL, Running With Scissors has announced development of POSTAL III, coming to PC and X360 and powered by Valve's Source engine.

Various Game Trailers #1067

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 2:51 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:

  • Spider-Man 3 [ALL] - Launch Trailer
  • Bioshock [X360/PC] - Water Trailer
  • Shrek [ALL] - Launch Trailer
  • Alien Syndrome [PSP/Wii] - Dev Diary Trailer #1
  • Surf's Up [ALL] - Trailer


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

'The Settlers: Rise of an Empire' Gets Release Date

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 2:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Settlers VI will focus on building larger and more fortified cities as well as planning and optimization in a medieval world. Attributes that are typical of the series are once again the focus of the game, create magnificent cities and inhabit them with hundreds of settlers going about their daily lives.

'Dreamfall Game of the Year Edition' Announced

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

Aspyr announced Dreamfall Game of the Year Edition for PC, which includes the original The Longest Journey, its sequel Dreamfall: The Longest Journey and the MTV award-nominated original soundtrack for Dreamfall: The Longest Journey.

'Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures' (X360/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 12:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures is an Online Action RPG, mixing a deep, story-driven single-player experience and a massive and brutal multiplayer end-game brings forth the ultimate representation of the Age of Conan.

'The Elder Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles' - Final v1.2.0416 Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 12:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shivering Isles features more than 30 hours of new gameplay and allows you to explore an entirely new plane of Oblivion — the realm of Sheogorath, the Daedric Prince of Madness. Bethesda has now released the final v1.2.0416 patches fixing the previous ID issue (also on Xbox Live).

New MMO Developer 'Colony Studios' Formed

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 10:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Colony Studios has joined the list of new MMO developer studios with one significant advantage: the team members have contributed significantly to the successes of the most popular MMOs including World of Warcraft, EVE Online, City of Heroes, Dark Age of Camelot, Lord of the Rings Online, Everquest, and Ultima Online.

'DragoneerÂ’s Aria' (PSP) - 26 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 10:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragoneer’s Aria, developed by Hit Maker, provides compelling storytelling with flawless transition between adventure and battles. Players can now battle enemies as a team through PSP's ad-hoc function. Up to four players can play at the same time.

'Catan,' 'Centipede' and 'Millipede' This Week's Xbox Live Arcade Titles

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 9:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Three great games will become available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 this Wednesday, May 2 at 0900 GMT (2:00 a.m. Pacific): Catan and the two-for-one Atari combo of Centipede and Millipede.

Data Design Interactive's Q2 2007 Wii Lineup

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 9:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Data Design have secured developer and publisher status for Nintendo Wii, and are currently in the process of porting 12 of their titles, the first six titles are due for released in second quarter 2007, and another 6 titles later in the year.

'Powershot Pinball Constructor' (NDS) - Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 9:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With Powershot Pinball Constructor pinball enthusiasts can enjoy a great game of pinball by either choosing one of the pre-designed tables or by creating their very own! With the unique table editor, players can design and build their very own table and then share it online with friends.

PC Multiplayer Preview - 'Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2'

by Lee Berlik on April 30, 2007 @ 5:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2 will feature changing climate, improved AI, an advanced Cross-Com system, air strikes from jet fighters, new weapons and a new soldier class, the Medic.

'NBA Live 08' (ALL) Cover Athlete Signed - Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 5:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that Washington Wizards All-Star Gilbert Arenas will be the cover athlete and spokesman of EA SPORTS NBA Live 08.

Wii Shop Channel Expanded With Triple Classic Titles

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 5:36 a.m. PDT | 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: Castlevania, The Legend of the Mystical Ninja, and Shockman.

'Burnout 5' (PS3/X360) Now Called 'Burnout Paradise' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 5:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buckle up and prepare to unleash automotive anarchy in the ultimate burner’s paradise. Burnout 5 gives players license to wreak havoc in Paradise City, the ultimate seamless racing battleground, with a massive infrastructure of traffic-heavy roads to abuse.

'PaRappa The Rapper' (PSP) Coming to North America

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 5:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

PaRappa The Rapper for the PSP system stays true to its stylish flattened animation technique and gameplay, combining fun and vibrant characters with hip music and a humorous storyline.

'Assassin's Creed' (PS3/X360/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 5:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in 1191 AD, the Third Crusade was tearing the Holy Land apart. Shrouded in secrecy and feared for their ruthlessness, you play the role of Altair, an Assassins intend to stop the hostilities by suppressing both sides of the conflict and throw the environment into chaos and shape events during this pivotal moment in history.

'Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars' v1.05 Patch Details

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 5:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CnC3 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. EA community rep Predator revealed that the v1.05 patch (expected mid May) will plug various exploits, fix bugs and crashes, but its mainly a big balance patch...

'Silent Hill Origins' (PSP) - 11 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 4:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Silent Hill makes its handheld debut with a brand new adventure that reveals many of the series' most hallowed secrets. Assuming the role of a lone truck driver trapped in Silent Hill while making a routine delivery, players must escape the city's horrific inhabitants and confront the strange hallucinations that have haunted him since childhood.

'SEGA Presents Touch Darts' (NDS) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 4:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA is developing the NDS-exclusive SEGA Presents Touch Darts, combining individual dart competitions within a stylized playing environment, along with a mixture of amusing multiplayer modes and wildly inspired mini-games.

'Final Fantasy Tactics: The War Of The Lions' (PSP) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 2:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Final Fantasy Tactics is a fantasy turn-based strategy, ported from the 10 year old PSOne game, but with added features such as new characters, exclusive jobs, and added cinematics. No official announcement yet, but Square Enix plans on bringing it to North America.

NDS Review - 'Pokemon Diamond/Pearl'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 30, 2007 @ 12:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl are set in an entirely 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. Both titles will support wi-fi and have chat capabilities, letting you talk to friends before, during or after battles.

'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix' (ALL) - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 12:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry returns for his fifth year of study at Hogwarts and discovers that much of the wizarding community is in denial about the teenager's recent encounter with the evil Lord Voldemort, preferring to turn a blind eye to the news that Voldemort has returned.

'UFO: Extraterrestrials' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 12:19 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.

Former NCSoft Employees Leak 'Lineage III' Code

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 12:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

According to the Seoul Metropolitan Police, seven ex-NCsoft employees, who left the developer in February, are suspects in leaking code from the yet-unannounced third installment in the Lineage franchise. The group allowed an undisclosed Japanese company review the software while interviewing with them, and speculation is that they may have sold and copied the game code during the demonstration.

'Final Fantasy XI' (X360/PC) Coming in June

by Rainier on April 30, 2007 @ 12:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Square Enix announced that the next version update for Final Fantasy XI is scheduled to take place in early June. Players can look forward to a new, large-scale battle system, as well as additional Assault Missions, Aht Urhgan missions, quests, monsters, merit point abilities, and more!