Various Game Trailers #1247

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 11:16 p.m. PST | 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:

  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas 2 [ALL] - Trailer #3
  • Turok [ALL] - Dino Valley Trailer
  • Showdown: Scorpion - Trailer #4
  • FIFA Street 3 [ALL] - Cover Athlete Trailer
  • Fable 2 [X360] - Video Diary Episode #4
  • Rail Simulator - Trailer
  • Conflict: Denied Ops [ALL] - Trailer #2

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

'Left 4 Dead' (X360/PC) Gets Pushed Back

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 5:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

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. Originally scheduled for late 2007, then delayed until Q1 2008, recently acquired Turtle Rock Studios revealed today that Left 4 Dead is now scheduled for Aug./Sept. 2008.

'Monster Madness: EX' (PS3) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 5:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

SouthPeak Games' Monster Madness: EX follows in the footsteps of Monster Madness: Battle for Suburbia with four player co-op gameplay, an all new polished look and improved game elements for its PS3 debut.

'Blackstar' Gets Canceled

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 2:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Spacetime Studios announced that its MMO project Blackstar has been canceled by NCSoft, and as a result the Texas based developer had to let go 12 staff members. Spacetime Studios gives no reason why it was canceled by stated that it has a complete MMO engine w/ networking infrastructure, tools suite, and next-gen rendering engine, and is dedicated to the IP.

'Army of Two' (PS3/X360) - 10 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 2:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Army of Two will throw gamers into hot spots ripped from current day headlines where they will utilize unique TWO man strategies and tactics while seamlessly transitioning between playing with intelligent Partner AI (PAI) and a live player.

'War Rock' Gets New Map, Items, Vehicles and More ...

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 2:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

K2 Network announced the release of Chapter 2: Revelations for its tactical online FPS, War Rock. This giant patch features a dramatic new storyline, two new maps, three new vehicles, four new PX items and an exciting new parachute system.

'Swashbucklers: Blue vs. Grey' - v1.2 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 1:46 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Swashbucklers: Blue vs. Grey is a naval Action/RPG game set in time of the American Civil War - the time of last pirate renaissance on the Caribbean. Previously known as Swashbuckler's: Legacy of the Drake, Akella has not only renamed its naval combat title, but also changed the setting from the War of 1812 to the American Civil War.

'de Blob' (NDS/Wii) - 9 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 1:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

de Blob is an action puzzle title that allows players to explore and liberate an alien city from the evil, monochromatic I.N.K.T. Corporation that has taken over the city and outlawed all color and fun from daily life, by splattering buildings, landmarks, and citizens with color.

'Alone in the Dark' (ALL) Gets Delayed

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 1:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Alone in the Dark returns with a heart-stopping survival experience realized through the use of state-of-the-art real-time physics and unprecedented environmental interaction combining to deliver an exhilarating action-orientated experience within a highly detailed, open environment. The latest Games for Windows issue reveals that AiTD has been pushed from March to Sept. 2008.

'Lost Planet' (PS3/X360/PC) - 11 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 11:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Lost Planet is a sci-fi action shooter set within the merciless frozen tundra of a hostile planet, humans struggle for survival as conflicts arise between man, the surrounding indigenous creatures and the monstrous beings that have invaded.

'Sam & Max 202: Moai Better Blues' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A surprise trip to the tropics turns into a working vacation when Sam & Max sign up to stop a massive volcano eruption. Will their special blend of bewildering wit and renegade justice be enough to win over the gods?

'Silverfall: Earth Awakening' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Silverfall is a fantasy RPG set in a world of magic, machines and mayhem, the choices you make during the game take you along the path of nature or technology. The addon, known in Germany as Guardian of the Elements, features an updated engine with improved gfx/performance, two new races, over 50 new pieces of armor, 42 new weapons, 20 new maps, and optimized multiplayer.

'Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney' (NDS) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney, Capcom's fourth installment courtroom drama series, is developed specifically for NDS and sees a change of direction for the story line with the introduction of new defense attorney Apollo Justice and a host of new characters.

'Tales of Symphonia: Knight of Ratatoskr' (Wii) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Namco Bandai is working on no less than four titles in the Tales Of franchise, one of them being Tales of Symphonia: Knight of Ratatoskr for the Wii. While there has yet to be an official announcement, we do know it is set two years later, and Emile Castanie is the new hero.

'Blitzkrieg 2 Anthology' Announced

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Whether you tackle the unforgiving deserts of Northern Africa, the dangerous forests of the Ardennes, or the endless Steppe of the Eastern Front. Blitzkrieg 2 Anthology includes Blitzkrieg 2, Blitzkrieg 2 – Liberation and Blitzkrieg 2 Fall of the Reich.

'Football Manager 2008' Coming to Xbox 360 - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Football Manager 2008 will be fully updated for the new season and allow players to select their favorite club or international team (5,000 teams from over 50 countries) and guide them to glorious success by putting them through Cup matches, Leagues, Euro Championships and even major international tournaments.

'Supreme Ruler 2020' - Features & Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 10:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Supreme Ruler 2020 is a strategic and tactical geo-political game where direct control of the military and the policies of a nation becomes the key to survival.

'Ford Racing Off Road' (PSP/PS2/Wii/PC) - 38 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 9:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ford Racing Off Road takes the franchise away from the tracks and urban streets of its predecessors to rugged and tough terrain for the very first time. Ford Racing Off Road also marks the introduction of the prestigious Land Rover brand, which, like Ford, has a long heritage of producing pioneering off road vehicles.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Rez HD'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 5:46 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Rez HD, Tetsuya Mizuguchi's psychedelic cult-classic shooter, is a frenetic, wire-frame adventure backed by industrial beats, taking players deep into the world's computer network, where they must hack the system, alter the visual output and take over the music, creating their own rhythms and eye candy as they dig deeper into the cyberworld.

'Art of Murder: FBI Confidential' - German Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 5:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Art of Murder: FBI Confidential, created by by the team who made Schizm, Sentinel and Reah, is a point & click adventure where the player takes on the role of an FBI agent, whose task is to solve a series of macabre murders of wealthy, well-to-do citizens.

'Street Fighter IV' (PS3/X360/PC) - 26 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 4:13 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Street Fighter IV is the first new entry in Capcom's fighting game series in nearly eight years, following Street Fighter III Third Strike. Street Fighter IV promises to deliver an extraordinary experience that will re-introduce the world to the time-honored art of virtual martial arts.

'Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots' (PS3) In The Home Stretch

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 4:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

MGS4: Guns of the Patriots is set in a war-torn future where huge conglomerates, including those in the Middle East and South America, fight for supremacy using armies of hand-picked mercenaries. Recently delayed until Q2 2008, in the latest Kojima Prod. podcast assistant producer Ryan Payton revealed that the game is in the final stages, fully playable, about to enter debug phase, and Mr. Kojima is committed to make sure there are no further delays.

'Devil May Cry 4' (PS3/X360/PC) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 3:59 a.m. PST | 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.

'The Abbey' Spreads Across Europe

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 3:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Abbey takes adventure fans to the gloomy world of the Middle Ages. An old abbey is the scene of a series of mysterious murders, and you, in the role of the Grand Inquisitor Leonardo and his assistant Bruno, are tasked is to shed light on the mystery. Crimson Cow has signed publishing agreements for Russia, France, Greece, Turkey, France, and Spain.

'The House of the Dead 2 & 3 Return' (Wii) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 2:50 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In The House of the Dead you will defy the undead with shotgun (Wii Zapper compatible) in hand as you explore a post-apocalyptic wasteland of unrelenting terror featuring beautifully rendered gore, six game modes (Time Attack, Arcade, etc.), co-op, and a wide variety of branching paths.

PC Review - 'Darkness Within: In Pursuit of Loath Nolder'

by Chris Lawton on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 2:32 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Darkness Within: In Pursuit of Loath Nolder is a horror/thriller adventure game is greatly inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft, currently under development at Zoetrope Interactive.

'Pacific Storm: Allies' Goes Gold in North America

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2008 @ 2:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Combining RTS, resource management and combat action, Pacific Storm Allies drops players into the thick of battle, playing as the US, Japan, and a new playable nation, the UK. This expansion brings new units to construct, new historical locations to visit and a brand new version of the engine with improved graphics.