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'Terrorist Takedown 2' - Polish Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 11:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The war on terror is raging. Violence is escalating. Time and again, civilians are being kidnapped for ransom. Despite earlier assertions, the government takes up negotiations to free the hostages. At the same time, they also send a special unit of the US Navy Seals just in case the negotiations take a little too long....

'Wipeout HD' (PS3) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 10:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Wipeout HD features a selection of the best tracks taken from previous versions of the Wipeout franchise, offering meticulously crafted and fully reworked tracks.

'God of War III' (PS3) Development 'In Good Hands'

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 10:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Last year former God of War creative director David Jaffe left to form his own studio Eat Sleep Play, and late 2007 studio director Cory Barlog also left in order to "pursue other opportunities." While Barlog has yet to give any details what his current plans are, he did state that God of War III development "is in good hands" at the Santa Monica studio, and that prior to leaving he worked on the story and design for the third game. The foundation of the game, along with story that completes the arc we began in God of War, was complete, and the trilogy "is going to finish off with a very big, very epic bang."

Various Game Trailers #1241

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 9:35 a.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:

  • Spaceforce: Captains - Trailer #2
  • Dynasty Warriors 6 [PS3/X360] - Trailer #2
  • Burnout Paradise [PS3/X360] - Wal-Mart Trailer

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

'Hired Guns: The Jagged Edge' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 9:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Hired Guns: The Jagged Edge, previously known as JAZZ: Hired Guns, is a game that best describes the life of risk and danger that you’ll lead in this action-packed turn-based tactical game where you’ll be in control of leading a group of seasoned mercenaries through the African countryside.

'Bomberman Land' (NDS/PSP/Wii) Goes Gold, Gets Dated

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 9:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Hudson Entertainment's Bomberman Land is coming to the Wii and PSP, while Bomberman Land Touch! 2 is coming for the NDS. Bomberman Land brings together 3 exciting game modes into one, with over 40 mini-games and multiplayer support.

Mad Catz Making 'Rock Band' (ALL) Controllers

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 9:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Accessory provider Mad Catz announced that it has entered into a worldwide/multi-year licensing agreement with MTV Networks to produce and distribute game peripherals and other products for the critically acclaimed Rock Band game.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Devil May Cry 4'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 3:18 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

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.

'Patapon' (PSP) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 3:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Patapon is a 2D platform/action adventure game that transforms players into a mystical leader in charge of guiding a tribe of small, quirky warriors called Patapons. Through an innovative use of musical beats, players will march the Patapons against opposing armies and gigantic monsters in an attempt to find the far end of the world.

NDS Review - 'WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008'

by Erik "NekoIncardine" Ottosen on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 2:27 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008 features eight unique styles, each having its own strategy and exclusive attributes, new rosters, more environmental hot spots, improved out-of-ring action, enhanced online community support and much more.

'The Destiny of Zorro' (Wii) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 1:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

505 Games' The Destiny of Zorro, developed by Pronto Games, promises action, romance and, by use of the innovative Wii controller, the unique thrill of ‘becoming’ the great hero himself!

'Demigod' Revealed

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2008 @ 1:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The newest Games for Windows issue has the first details on Gas Powered Games' latest title, Demigod, according to 1UP. Labeled as an action/RPG/RTS hybrid, Chris Taylor's development studio, known for Dungeon Siege, Supreme Commander, and currently working on Space Siege, is influenced by Defense of the Ancients, a community-created mod for Blizzard's RTS Warcraft III. There is no resource-gathering or micromanagement in Demigod. You control one hero unit; some have special powers to create other units and buildings, while others defeat enemies on their own merit. The game will be multiplayer focused, support co-op and have a single-player portion that mainly serves as a tutorial. More details to follow shortly ...