'Forza Motorsport 2' (X360) Set For May 15, 2007

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 10:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Forza Motorsport 2 features authentic simulation physics, bone-jarring damage, photo-realistic graphics, 300 of the world’s hottest cars for you to collect, and licensed tuning and plenty of customization options. While previously the release date was set for a general May 2007, Microsoft today narrowed it down to May 15, 2007.

'The History Channel: Great Battles of Rome' (PSP/PS2/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 10:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The History Channel: Great Battles of Rome, developed by Slitherine Software, allows players to fully immerse themselves into history as never before by combining cutting-edge gameplay, historical footage and battle simulation.

Various Game Trailers #1046

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 9:36 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:

  • Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword [NDS] - Trailer
  • NARUTO: Ninja Council 3 [NDS] - Trailer (2)
  • Theatre of War - Intro Movie


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

GamerAndy Live! Episode 75: At Least It's Not Ohio!

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 9:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under Editorials

Welcome to another episode of GamerAndy Live, the official WorthPlaying podcast. Once a week, we will discuss a variety of topics and mull it over in the panel, giving it the usual spin. This week's issue #75 dissects the GTA IV trailer, Take 2 insurrection, Jack Thompson's "Racketeering" fiasco, E for All Expo pricing, the Xbox Elite, and game of the week is Harmonix's Rock Band.

'SimCity DS' (NDS) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 5:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In addition to creating and growing their very own pocket sized city while being on-the-go, players will be able to leverage the unique action features of the NDS system, discovering an entirely new way to play SimCity.

'Singles 2: Triple Trouble' - v1.4 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 5:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Using a stunning new 3D engine, Singles are totally interactive, with highly unique detailed expressions and can be dressed in a whole range of freaky or fancy outfits. After several months of being in beta, Deep Silver has released the final 1.4 patch for all versions of the game, which fixes a wall crash bug, and removes the starforce protection.

'One Piece: Unlimited Adventure' (Wii) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 3:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Not heard of since Nintendo's E3 2006 presentation, 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.

'Prominence' Announced

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 3:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Media Workshop announced Prominence, a new point-and-click science-fiction adventure filled with challenging puzzles and an enthralling story.

'Faces of War' Expansion Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 1:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

While in the original you led a squad of 6 axis or allies soldiers into battle, the Faces of War standalone expansion puts the focus on the Russian side between 1941-45, where two friends are sent to the front, and become Brothers in Arms.

'Shrek The Third' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 12:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrek The Third will take players on an all-new adventure filled with fun and exciting new challenges, never-before-seen characters and environments, plus the same humor we've come to love from Shrek and the gang. This demo allows you to face the first boss of the game at the Far Far Away docks, playable as multiple characters.

'King of Clubs' (ALL) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

King of Clubs is a fun and engaging trick-based action puzzle game with distinctive vintage Americana graphics and soundtrack, featuring 96 levels, including 10 multi-level challenges, bonus areas, and humorous multiplayer mode.

'Shrek The Third' (ALL) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 12:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrek The Third will take players on an all-new adventure filled with fun and exciting new challenges, never-before-seen characters and environments, plus the same humor we've come to love from Shrek and the gang.

'Drawn to Life' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 11:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Drawn to Life takes players to the next level of interaction and creativity on the NDS. Your exact drawings populate the game, and no tedious animating or image manipulation is necessary. In other words, your drawing comes to life!

'Code Lyoko' (NDS/Wii) - 31 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 11:35 a.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.

'Brothers In Arms' Coming to NDS/Wii - Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 9:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft and Gearbox Software announced Brothers In Arms Double Time (fall) and Brothers In Arms DS (summer), immersing you into the intensity of World War II through the stories of Sergeants Baker and Hartsock and their squad of paratroopers during the Normandy invasion.

'Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures' (X360/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 9:38 a.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.

Peter Molyneux Gets Knighted

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 9:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The French Government has bestowed on Peter Molyneux the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (The Knighthood in the Order of Arts and Letters). The ceremony took place at the Ministry of Culture in Paris on Tuesday March 12th, where he was presented with his medallion by Renaud Donnedieu de Vabres, the French Minister for Culture.

'Sensible World of Soccer' One of the Most Influential Games of All Time

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 9:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters announced that Sensible World of Soccer has been listed as one of the ten most influential games of all time at this years Game Developers Conference.

'Hour of Victory' (X360) - 5 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 6:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hour of Victory allows you to play a key role in the pivotal and cinematic battles from the European and North African theaters of World War II, using the skills and gameplay style you choose.

PC Preview - 'TrackMania United'

by Keith Durocher on April 4, 2007 @ 6:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

TrackMania United is the complete TrackMania game, regrouping all the previously released TrackMania games including 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.

'WipEout Pulse' (PSP) - Features & Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 6:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Announced last week, WipEout Pulse is Sony's latest installment in its anti-gravity combat racing series, featuring 24 new tracks, 8 teams, 7 adrenaline-fuelled game modes, wireless multiplayer, downloadable packs including new tracks, ships and tunes...

'Aquadelic' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 6:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Experience exciting and spectacular fun of powerboat races with Aquadelic, where you can hit opponents by more or less usual weapons ranging from torpedoes to hopping frogs.

'Forza Motorsport 2' (X360) Aftermarket Tuner Car Classics Revealed

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 6:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Forza Motorsport 2 features authentic simulation physics, bone-jarring damage, photo-realistic graphics, 300 of the world’s hottest cars for you to collect, and licensed tuning and plenty of customization options. Microsoft let us know that they have revealed the aftermarket tuner cars added to the game and some details about the tournament mode.

'Dawn of Magic' Demo Coming Tomorrow

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 5:57 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. Koch Media will release a 530mb demo allowing you to try out part of the first Act, as well as one multiplayer map.

'Project Sylpheed' (X360) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 5:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Project Sylpheed, developed by Game Arts and Seta Corporation, is a 3-D makeover of the classic, mid-‘80s scrolling shooter franchise Silpheed launching players through an exhilarating space combat experience driven by a deep, multilayered storyline.

'Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened' - Patch #3 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 4:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened rises to the challenge of being entirely in 3D; while the creators have kept classic game mechanics, the game benefits from the freedom and the immersion brought by animated and detailed real time 3D environment. This patch #3 works for all languages and adds Vista compatibility, improves shaders and textures, as well as adding a few other tweaks.

'Resident Evil 4' (NGC/PS2/PC) Coming to the Wii

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 4:21 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. The latest Famitsu issue confirms recent rumors that RE 4 is coming to the Wii. Scheduled for release this summer, the Wii edition will be optimized for the Wiimote, and include all the PS2 bonus material.

'Unreal Tournament 3' (PS3/X360/PC) - New Screen

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 4:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Unreal Tournament 3 will have dozens of new, unique levels covering diverse environments, along with an even bigger selection of playable characters. The game will feature seven game modes in total including one all-new game mode, several new vehicles and an armory full of weapons.

'Supreme Commander' - v3223 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 3:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Supreme Commander features a riveting, action-packed storyline, ground-breaking gameplay and genre-defining online multiplayer battles. levels. THQ has released a new patch for GPG's 3D RTS, bringing your retail game to v3223 and is a specific-purpose patch to fix a small set of critical issues, primarily a known desync.

'Hell in Vietnam' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 3:44 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 lead designer Radomir Kucharski, to retail. Using Techland's Chrome engine, Hell in Vietnam is set during the Tet offensive.

Nintendo Europe's Q2 2007 Release Schedule

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 3:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo has plenty in store to keep your Wii Remote and touch screen busy in the New Year. Whatever sort of games you like to play there is something for everyone, ranging from nail-bitingly addictive puzzle games to adrenaline-filled action titles. What ever your preference or tastes, with no less than 50 NDS titles and 22 Wii games, Nintendo is sure to have something for you!

'Burnout 5' (PS3/X360) - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on April 4, 2007 @ 12:54 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.

NDS Review - 'QuickSpot'

by Andrew Hayward on April 4, 2007 @ 12:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

QuickSpot is a fast and challenging game of concentration, where the objective for the player is to spot the differences between two seemingly identical pictures and circle the differences on the touch-screen.