Various Game Trailers #1143

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 7:34 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:

  • Space Siege - Trailer
  • Madden NFL 08 [ALL] - Launch Trailer
  • Heavenly Sword [PS3] - Trailer (2)
  • Battlestrike: Force of Resistance - Trailer


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

'Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath' (X360/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 7:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

C&C 3: Kane's Wrath, the first addon for its 3D RTS, centers around NOD's leader Kane, starting after the 2nd Tiberium war, leading up to the 3rd, and beyond. Each faction will have new units, structures, upgrades, sub factions, and a new Risk-like Global Domination mode will be introduced, dropping you into action once enemies are encountered on the map.

Interplay Still Planning 'Fallout' MMO

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 7:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Interplay announced earnings for the Q2 2007, reporting a net income of $5.46 million, compared to last year's $2.06 million. The results are mainly due to the sale of its Fallout license to Bethesda (for $5,750,000), while itself obtaining an exclusive license, under certain conditions, to use the IP for developing a Fallout MMO.

'Prank TV' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 6:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prank TV is a neo-classic adventure game, a throwback to old adventure games where the player enters a world where reality TV has gone crazy. The object of the game is to follow a family who pulls pranks on unsuspecting victims to advance from level to level.

'Combat Mission: Shock Force' - v1.02 Paradox Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 5:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Combat Mission: Shock Force is a tactical military simulation depicting a hypothetical near future conflict between NATO and Syrian forces in Syria. Paradox has released a new patch, bringing their version (not the Battlefront edition) to v1.02 and fixing various bugs/crashes, adding ATi gfx card compatibility feature and more.

Paradox's Games Convention 2007 Lineup

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Interactive will attend the Games Convention in Leipzig August 22-24. While they have a large autumn lineup, recently increased through a newly signed distribution contract with publisher Nobilis Group France, they'll mainly focus on their two September releases at Leipzig: Tarr Chronicles and Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power.

'Ferrari Challenge' (ALL) Making its Debut at Games Convention - Screen

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 2:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

System 3 will be unveiling Ferrari Challenge to the world at the Leipzig Games Convention. A press conference will take place on Thursday, August 23rd at 15:00, and it will be the first time anybody sees a playable version of the officially licensed racing simulation.

'Sins of a Solar Empire' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 12:11 p.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.

'Medal of Honor Airborne' (ALL) Demo Coming Next Week

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 12:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Medal of Honor Airborne 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. Ea informed us that it will release a playable demo (X360 and PC) for its WWII shooter on Thursday, August 23, featuring the Operation Husky mission. We will of course have it available.

'MySims' (NDS/Wii) - 4 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 12:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

MySims, designed especially for the Wii and NDS, introduces a charming cast of whimsical characters while delivering the creativity, customization and classic open-ended gameplay.

'Campus' Adds Economy Model

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 11:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in an international college environment where you can transfer from one country to the the next, Campus is an adventure and action based lifestyle simulation that will captivate everyone from the novice to the most avid gamers.

'Fury' Gets Release Date - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Auran's Fury is the ultimate competitive online RPG. It takes the best elements of an MMO - combat, advancement and teamwork - and blends them with the best elements of an FPS - instant action, fast pacing and diverse game types.

'The Alvin and the Chipmunks' (NDS/PS2/Wii/PC) Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Alvin and the Chipmunks video game follows Alvin, Simon, & Theodore on their latest mission to play during the battle of the bands event Rockathonapalooza. As the Chipmunks perform in each of the video game’s musical levels—from school proms to Burning Man to Forest Arenas to the ultimate, Rockathonapalooza – players are challenged to keep in rhythm with the music.

'Fatal Inertia' (PS3/X360) - 8 Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fatal Inertia mixes street racing, demolition derbies and rallying with a futuristic setting where machines no longer need wheels and the laws of physics govern all. The sport is called Inertia and offers real world environments that can break your opponents and lead you to victory.

'Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock' (ALL) - Updated Tracklist #3

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 10:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Guitar Hero fans will channel their inner rock god using Gibson Guitar's Les Paul and Kramer models, experience new features and explosive content including a new multiplayer action-inspired battle mode, grueling boss battles, a bevy of exclusive unlockable content and authentic rock venues.

The Games Company's GC 2007 Lineup

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 10:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Games Company will show its upcoming fall and winter highlights: Heimspiel Handballmanager 2008, the imaginative point & click adventure Everlight – Power to the Elves and its strategy title War Leaders: Clash of Nations. Another two yet unannounced titles will be presented as world premieres to trade visitors behind closed doors.

Tuesday, August 14, 2007 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 10:03 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:

'Dementium: The Ward' (NDS) Gets Release Date - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 9:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamecock announced that Renegade Kid’s first project, Dementium: The Ward, a FPS survival horror frightfest, will be available for the NDS on the very special (and appropriate) date of October 31.

'Pro Cycling Manager 2007' - v1.0.2.0 Patches Available NOW

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

Pro Cycling Manager 2007 strives to create the ultimate in sports simulation while still being approachable to newcomers to the series, allowing you to fully experience the intensity of the races through its real-time simulation mode. This v1.0.2.0 patch addresses interface issues, database errors, career mode problems and the usual crash/bug fixes.

Wideload Games Launches Shorts Division

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 9:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wideload Games announced its new Shorts division, which is focused on developing smaller, entertaining, game experiences for multiple platforms. Like its retail console games, Wideload’s Shorts Division will always create original games featuring Wideload’s unique sensibility.

'The Continuum' Making Playable Debut at GenCon 2007

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Continuum is an online collectible war game that blends strategy gaming, collectible gaming, RPGs and digital goods into a distinctive game universe where players’ actions affect a gripping narrative, and their customized digital characters develop to change the combat landscape.

'SEGA Rally Revo' (ALL) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Rally franchise is not only coming to next-gen platforms, but will also be making an appearance on the PSP. Unlike its big console brethren, developed by SEGA Racing Studio, SEGA Rally Revo for the PSP will be developed by Bugbear Entertainment, known for the Flatout racing series.

'Aliens/Predator' (PSP) Officially Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 6:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sierra announced the development of a PSP exclusive, based on the new Aliens/Predator film, which 20th Century Fox releases nationwide on Dec. 25. Players will become the ultimate Predator, hunting down and eliminating the Alien species in the authentic universe of the Aliens/Predator movie.

PS2 Preview - 'Wild Arms 5'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 6:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Wild ARMs 5 is an RPG that follows the journey of a group of young travelers as they try to unlock the mysteries of their ravaged land and unknowingly become involved in a struggle that will decide the fate of the entire world.

'Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath' (X360/PC) Revealed

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 4:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

During the first C&C 3 battlecast, EA revealed Kane's Wrath, the first addon for its 3D RTS. Scheduled for early 2008 release, Kane's Wrath centers around NOD's leader Kane, starts after the 2nd Tiberium war, leading up to the 3rd, and beyond. Each faction will have new units, structures, upgrades, sub factions, while new characters will be revealed during the FMVs. A new Risk-like Global Domination mode will be introduced, dropping you into action once enemies are encountered on the map.

'Homie Rollerz' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 4:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Homie Rollerz is a fast-paced, mayhem-laden kart racer where players can pick one of the 10 most popular Homies, customize their slick rides, then trick, hop, and battle through courses with settings, shortcuts, and secrets as unique as the Homies themselves.

'BlackSite: Area 51' (PS3/X360/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 4:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While other FPS titles claim to feature action-packed, highly realistic gameplay, BlackSite: Area 51 takes next-gen gaming to an all-new level integrating cutting edge technology, game design and story writing to create the ultimate entertainment experience.

'Space Strike' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 4:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Space Strike is an action-heavy “shoot-em-all” space arcade that challenges players to destroy the onslaught of aliens before they wreak havoc on humankind.

Xbox 360 Price Drop Also Coming in Europe

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 4:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A leaked advertisement for major retailer Carrefour reveals that Microsoft will also drop the Xbox 360 price in Europe. The announcement will most likely be made next week during the Leipzig Games Convention as the ad clearly states that the new price will go in effect August 24, also the launch date for the X360 Elite in Europe. From that date on the Premium will sell for 349 €, while the Core will carry a 279 € price tag.

'Sinking Island' (NDS/PC) Suspects #1 - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sinking Island is a dark detective adventure story set on a tropical paradise. At a millionaire's hotel a crime is committed, and while the island seems to be sinking for unknown reasons, you, as detective Jack Norm, have to find out who did it.

'Guitar Hero II' (X360) Gets My Chemical Romance Pack

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Red Octane has released the 5th downloadable content pack for GH 2 on Xbox Live Marketplace, offering 3 new songs from My Chemical Romance (Teenagers, Famous Last Words and This is How I Disappear), for 500 points ($6.25).

'Beautiful Katamari' (X360) Demo on Xbox Live

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Experience the new high-definition, next generation sights and sounds of Beautiful Katamari as the Prince takes on a new high-rolling adventure, with his famous cousins in tow, to save the Katamari universe once again after the King of All Cosmos has a very un-royal and unfortunate accident. Namco has released a 432 mb demo, available on Xbox Live Marketplace.

'Warmonger - Operation: Downtown Destruction' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NetDevil's Warmonger - Operation: Downtown Destruction is an apocalyptic FPS, built around the AGEIA PhysX processor, enabling unique, piece-by-piece destruction system and is designed to deliver stunning fluid and cloth-based effects unlike anything seen before.

'Devil May Cry 4' (PS3/X360/PC) Playable at Games Convention

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Devil May Cry 4 is the fourth installment in Capcom's series starring Dante, the gunslinging demon hunter. DMC4 will introduce a new hero, Nero, who possesses a demonic arm that can pull in enemies or use them as projectiles. Meet Credo, Agnus, and Gloria...

Warner Bros. Interactive Expands into Europe

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announces the expansion of its videogame publishing organisation throughout Europe, including direct distribution, sales, and marketing of its internally-developed titles, starting with Looney Tunes: Acme Arsenal and Duck Amuck, as well as third party game titles.

'Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure' (Wii) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 1:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure is a puzzle adventure game that utilizes the control mechanics of the Wii Remote and allows player to explore a variety of wondrous environments and stages, solve puzzles and interact with the world in search of a legendary pirate ship and the ultimate pursuit of becoming the greatest pirate ever.

'Little Britain The Video Game' (PS2/PSP/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 1:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blast! Entertainment has agreed a major deal with Little Britain’s licensing agent Granada Ventures, to publish Little Britain The Video Game, based on the long running popular British comedy show on TV.

PC Review - 'Brigade E5: New Jagged Union'

by Gordy Wheeler on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 1:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Brigade E5: New Jagged Union is a tactical turn-based game. The scene of action is a small country called Palinero somewhere in the tropics. Recently a coup d'etat has happened in the country and civil war is about to break out. The main character of the game has to hire a band of mercenaries and take control of the situation.

'Guilty Gear 2: Overture' (X360) - 25 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 1:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Guilty Gear 2 Overture, developed by Arc System Works, is the newest installment in the Guilty Gear franchise, deviating from the series beat'm up norm by not calling it GG X, as well as by adding some RTS where you need resources to gather your army and destroy the enemy's base.

'Schizoid' (X360) Revealed - Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2007 @ 12:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Possibly the ultimate co-op game, Schizoid, the first Xbox LIVE Arcade title built using XNA Game Studio Express, is an action game where teamwork equals survival and players must team up to protect each other from a seemingly endless stream of glowing enemies.