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'Battlefield 2142' - v1.50 BETA Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield 2142 is set in the future, the world is plagued by a second Ice Age, and wars have broken out over the remaining territories. EA has released a v1.50 beta patch adds new maps, widescreen monitor support, a no vehicle option, and of course the usual big and crash fixes.

Various Game Trailers #1335

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 11:59 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:

  • Deca Sports [Wii] - Trailer #5
  • Iron Man [Wii] - Behind The Scenes Trailer #1
  • LostWinds [Wii] - Trailer #2
  • NASCAR 09 [ALL] - Paint Booth Trailer
  • Prince Of Persia Prodigy [ALL] - Speed Art Trailer

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

'Haze' (PS3) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Haze puts you in the boots of a new recruit in the privately run Mantel army. Your conflict begins in a war-torn country where you have been sent to fight a vicious rebel faction, the Promise Hand.

'Fight Night Round 4' (PS3/X360) Announced

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 11:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that Fight Night Round 4 is in development at EA Canada in Vancouver under the EA SPORTS brand. EA SPORTS Fight Night is back with the most realistic "in the ring" experience to date, featuring some of the greatest boxers in history fighting in their prime.

'A Stroke of Fate' Authenticity vs. Fiction #3 - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A Stroke of Fate is an interactive detective story set in the authentic surroundings of 1940s fascist Germany, giving you the unique opportunity to conduct a compelling investigation of the most mysterious secret veiled by the 20th century – Adolf Hitler's premature death.

'Battlefield Heroes' - Beta Test Delayed

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield Heroes is an all-new Play 4 Free cartoon-style shooter that will bring classic Battlefield gameplay to an all new mass audience, featuring a built-in matchmaking system to ensure that players of equal skill are paired together for fair play. The closed beta that was supposed to launch May 6 has been delayed until further notice.

'Decathletes' (NDS/PSP) now Called 'International Athletics' - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Central to the appeal of Ghostlight's International Athletics, developed by The Code Monkeys, will be the immense variety of the ten gut-busting events and the innate need of man to compete and win against his fellow man.

'DOOM 4' (PS3/X360/PC) Announced

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 11:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

id Software announced today that production has begun on DOOM 4, the next journey into the DOOM universe. id Software is expanding its internal team and is currently hiring to work on this highly anticipated title, which will most likely use their new Rage engine.

'Top Trumps: Doctor Who' (NDS/PS2/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Travel through time and space with Top Trumps: Doctor Who! Join the Tenth Doctor and his companion, Martha Jones, as they battle monsters from across the universe!

'Grand Theft Auto IV' (ALL) Sells 6 Million, Makes $500 Million in First Week

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 11:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take-Two announced that Grand Theft Auto IV has surpassed all-time entertainment records for day one and week one sales. GTA IV has sold approximately 6 million units globally with an estimated retail value of more than $500 million in the first week. The title sold approximately 3.6 million units on its opening day with a retail value of approximately $310 million globally.

'Pro Cycling Manager: Tour De France 2008' (PSP/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cyanide's PCM 2008 lets you manage one of the 65 teams, with improved AI, a better recruitment system, more realistic rider progression, extensive customization, and improved gfx. The 2008 edition will also introduce in-door circuit elimination racing, and the PSP version will feature 1vs1 wi-fi multiplayer.

Gameforge Brings Browser-Based MMOs to North America

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 11:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gameforge, a German developer and publisher of browser-based multiplayer games, today announced the opening of a San Francisco office to house its newly formed U.S. branch, Gameforge Productions, Inc.

'Code Lyoko: Fall of X.A.N.A' (NDS) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Boasting an exciting new storyline, multi-player modes and a unique real-time turned base-battle system, Code Lyoko: Fall of X.A.N.A offers a new role playing game experience and newly-designed characters.

'Fallout 3' (PS3/X360/PC) Gets Scored by Inon Zur

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 11:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bethesda Softworks announced today that Inon Zur has created the original musical score for Bethesda's highly anticipated post-apocalyptic video game, Fallout 3. Zur, an award-winning composer, has created numerous scores for films, television, and new media.

'War Plan Pacific' Beta Test Sign-Ups

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games' War Plan Pacific, developed by KE Studios, is a turn-based computer wargame for one or two players (IP based multiplayer capability) covering the entire war in the Pacific from 1941 until 1945. Shrapnel Games is looking for a few good men to ensure smooth sailing.

'Salvation' (X360/PC) Developer Interview #2 - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 11:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Salvation is a third-person shooter game set in the near-future where the world government has staged Judgment Day, replicated Christ and Antichrist in order to kill them off and assume ultimate power. Any dissidents are killed or sent to a cybernetic virtual Hell, causing a human to suffer unbearably.

'Project Gotham Racing 4' (X360) Game With Pendulum Fame

by Judy on May 7, 2008 @ 10:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft today revealed that the band Pendulum will be tearing up the track with gamers from across the UK in a unique Game with Fame event on Project Gotham Racing 4 on Monday, May 12.

'The Lost Cases Of Sherlock Holmes' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 10:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Lost Cases of Sherlock Holmes is a whodunit casual computer game of theft, espionage and murder in which the player must tap their own powers of observation to solve puzzles and identify the culprits.

Wii/PS3/X360 Preview - 'The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon'

by Thomas Wilde on May 7, 2008 @ 1:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In the culmination of the trilogy, players find Sypro teaming up with an unlikely ally - Cynder, his former enemy, to face his most challenging mission to date. As the Dark Master’s evil envelopes the world like a plague, Spyro must fulfill his destiny and unlock the true power of the purple dragon within him to stop the Dark Master in his tracks.

PSP Review - 'WipEout Pulse'

by Brad Hilderbrand on May 7, 2008 @ 1:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

WipEout Pulse is Sony's latest installment in its anti-gravity combat racing series, featuring 24 new tracks, eight teams, seven adrenaline-fueled game modes, wireless multiplayer, and more.

'9th Company: Roots of Terror' - New Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 12:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

9th Company: Roots of Terror is a new action-oriented RTS developed by Lesta Studios, creators of Pacific Storm, using their brand-new proprietary engine. hell-tech has signed Lesta Studios' RTS for various European/Eastern countries.

Tri Synergy Signs 'Limbo of the Lost'

by Rainier on May 7, 2008 @ 12:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Originally created as a graphical/text adventure game for the Atari ST and then a traditional point & click game for the Amiga CD32/A1600, Limbo of the Lost has evolved over the years to embrace new technologies and new ideas.