Koei's Dynasty Warriors 6 (Shin Sangoku Musou 5) is in development for the PS3 and x360. Apart from the improved graphics and animations, not much more is known at this point. Scheduled for a fall release in Japan, DW 6 will be playable at the Tokyo Game Show this September.
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CoD 4: Modern Warfare is a new action-thriller that will arm gamers with the most advanced and powerful arsenal of modern day firepower to fight a new war in the world’s most treacherous hotspots. Infinity Ward’s CoD 4: Modern Warfare multiplayer beta will launch via Xbox LIVE in the UK and Ireland on Friday 7th Sept., while also increasing the level cap to 16.
Sunrise is an adventure game with a gripping story, entertainment and interactivity. Rydec, Brian and Max are three friends from New York with a great plan: a better life and then on to the Nobel Prize. They've spend innumerable nights working late and have invented something unique, but on the night they are going to present it, something goes wrong ...
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:
- Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII [PS3/X360/PC] - Trailer
- Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath - Trailer
- CSI 4: Hard Evidence [Wii/X360/PC] - Trailer #2
- HistWar: Les Grognards - Trailer
- Need for Speed ProStreet [ALL] - Race Organizations Trailer
- Universe at War: Earth Assault [X360/PC] - Sahara Trailer
We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...
SCEA has updated the PlayStation Store with demos for Stranglehold and NBA Live 08, as well as updates for MotorStorm (Revenge Weekend add-on includes a new track, 4 new vehicles, 9 races and a new online mode) and Ninja Gaiden Sigma (first of three updates, includes 5 survival modes for $2.99).
Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights features unparalleled vehicle customization, an adrenaline packed drift racing experience and ultra-realistic Driver DNA.
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. Activision confirmed that Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave and the Nightwatchman guitarist Tom Morello will guest star as a boss character.
Belief & Betrayal is an adventure game where you investigate a murder, and get involved in a dangerous church conspiracy, which has its roots through the centuries in the time when Judas got 30 silver coins for his betrayal of Jesus Christ. Originally scheduled for later this year, Lighthouse decided to delay the game until Q1 2008, to give it more polish time.
ET: QW pits the armies of Earth against the invading alien Strogg in this team-based online strategic shooter. Activision & Splash Damage will release a PC demo on Sept. 10 and revealed that it will feature the final version of Valley map from the public beta, playable online and offline with bots, as well as updates and tweaks since the end of the test phase. We will of course have the demo available on out fileserver network. Read more for more details ...
Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy is a classic point & click adventure game. Nostradamus sends his daughter Madeleine to help Catherine de Medici, who thinks she has been cursed. As practicing medicine is a male occupation, the game allows you to disguise as Madeleine's brother Cesar to interact with other NPCs.
EA has released an NBA Live 08 demo on Xbox LIVE Marketplace, allowing you to play as the Cleveland Cavaliers or San Antonio Spurs, or if it’s the International game you crave, suit up as France or Spain.
'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.
The US Army has released a new updated version for America's Army: Special Forces (Overmatch). This upgrade brings their team-based multiplayer game to v2.8.2 and includes two new Multiplayer Missions, new features, as well as the usual improvements, bug and crash fixes.
KOEI announced today that Warriors Orochi has reached gold status and will be available at retailers throughout North America beginning the week of September 18, 2007, for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 2.
Death to Spies is an intense stealth-action title based on the events of World War II. Today, 1C Company and Haggard Games announced that Death to Spies has gone gold and will be available from all major retailers shortly.
Paradox Interactive has signed the 4X strategy game, Lost Empire: Immortals. Set in space, Lost Empire: Immortals features six playable races, each with their own compelling storyline who battle for domination of a vast empire.
Clive Barker's Jericho is a squad-based horror FPS devised by the master mythmaker, novelist and filmmaker Clive Barker. The Jericho Team is a seven-man strike force that protects government interests from paranormal threats.
Rock Band allows you to perform music from the world’s biggest rock artists with your friends as a virtual band using drum, bass/lead guitar and microphone peripherals, in addition to offering online connectivity. Rock Band is hitting the road on a coast-to-coast tour to give consumers the chance to try game everyone is talking about before it comes out.
PGR 4 tries to create an emotionally-charged racing experience, where players become attached to their careers, profiles and vehicles. Drivers will be rewarded with a growing fanbase that’ll cheer them on, react to their every move and support them through victory.
Simutronics announced that it is integrating new technology into its MMO specific HeroEngine. StreamBase Systems' high-performance Complex Event Processing, and SL Corporation' real-time monitoring, analytics, and visualization solutions.
Empire Interactive announced its portable grand scale destruction racing FlatOut Head On will be launched globally in the fourth quarter of 2007.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced that it has finally settled down on an official name for the F.E.A.R sequel, chosen by the fans, as they submitted entries and then voted for the winning submission. Project Origin, developed by Monolith Productions, will be released for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
Draft Day Sports: College Basketball puts you in the role of a college basketball coach. Recruit players and coach them to the top of the college ranks while helping your coach become a legend in the coaching ranks.
Horses are the new ‘top dog’ in the virtual pet world as D3Publisher of America announced Horse Life, immersing players in the equestrian world by putting a horse right inside of their DS.
A heroic task awaits you. Just beyond your galaxy, an ancient malevolence has embarked upon a covetous rampage. This demonic juggernaut seeks nothing less than the total enslavement of every world it encounters. Your world could be next. NCsoft announced Tabula Rasa has gone gold and will launch in North America and Europe on October 19, 2007.
Bethesda announced that it will release The Elder Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles for Xbox 360 at retail, allowing gamers to play the The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion expansion without accessing Xbox Live, which will also include The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine downloadable content.
by Thomas Wilde on Sept. 6, 2007 @ 12:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews
Left 4 Dead, developed by Counter-Strike makers Turtle Rock Studios, is a co-operative multiplayer action game, using the Source Engine, and also introducing Turtle Rock's v2.0 A.I. technology.
by Tim McCullough on Sept. 6, 2007 @ 12:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews
Star Trek: Tactical Assault features real-time spaceship combat from the universe of the original Star Trek series. With a wide array of authentic Star Trek races, ships, and weaponry, you can engage in single-player battle through either the Federation or Klingon campaigns or in head-to-head wireless multiplayer combat.