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'GoldenEye: Rogue Agent' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 8:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Going where no previous James Bond game has dared to tread, the upcoming GoldenEye: Rogue Agent first-person shooter from Electronic Arts breaks all the rules by transporting players to the dark side of the Bond universe to experience life as a high-rolling, cold-hearted villain. Read more for new screens ..

'Richard Burns Rally' - v1.02 Update Patch

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 7:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi has released a new patch for Warthog's rally racing sim Richard Burns Rally. This update patch brings your retail game to v1.02 and mainly seems to address audio issues, some minor bug fixes and redbull animation, AMD crashes, replay slow-downs, glass shader errors, etc (thanks bluesnews). Read more for download links ...

'Need for Speed Underground 2' (GBA/NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) Soundtrack

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 7:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today announced that Snoop Dogg's remix of The Doors' legendary rock song 'Riders On The Storm' will be available exclusively in Need for Speed Underground 2. The in-game soundtrack shifts seamlessly from rock to hip hop to techno with 26 additional hit songs.

'Everquest II' Gets Station Players Service

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 7:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Online Entertainment Inc. (SOE) today announced Station Players, a new Web-based service that allows gamers to connect with their friends, their game community, and their in-game characters from SOE games. The new service gives players more ways to access, track and expand upon their game experiences, and also provides a centralized location where communities connect and grow.

'Second Life' Gets Financial Boost

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 7:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Seconf Life developer Linden Lab announced today it has closed a financing round of $8,000,000 led by Benchmark Capital and with participation from Omidyar Network, a new organization lead by eBay founder, Pierre Omidyar. Existing investors including software pioneer Mitch Kapor also participated in the round.

'Pathologic' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 3:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pathologic is a unique example of a dramatic game, which directly affects the player's state of mind. Featuring a bizarre combination of first-person game, role-playing features, non-linear plot and real time flow, three unique campaigns and multiple endings.

'Alexander' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 3:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Alexander is Ubisoft's real-time strategy video game based on the upcoming motion picture Alexander, the biopic based on the life and conquests of Alexander the Great from director Oliver Stone. Read more for details and new screens...

'Battlefield 2' - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 3:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Battlefield 2, players will choose to fight for one of three military superpowers: the United States, China, or the newly formed Middle East Coalition. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of any of the game's 30+ vehicles to engage in major conflicts with over 100 players in some of the largest online battles on the PC.

'Dai Senryaku VII: Modern Military Tactics' (Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 3:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The seventh installment of Japan's long-running series makes it's way to the United States. Equipped with an arsenal of modern weapons and technology, you can test your war strategies in land, sea, and air battles.

Online Sailing Sim 'Res Nautica' Announced

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 2:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

French on-line game producer, Variations-R, are developing a unique sailing simulation game called Res Nautica, for Europe-wide launch early 2005.

'The Poolisher' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 1:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You are in a squalid, spoilt city in the faboulous Seventies, and in your pockets there are few money. There are two things that you know to do really good: to come to blows, and to play to the billiards. And the fate is good with you: in that town will be organized the greatest pool tournament of all the United States: you must, absolutely, join it! The first prize is 50,000 dollars! A lot of money, and must be yours!

'Soul Quest' Announced - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 1:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Revoltage proudly presents their new turn based RPG Soul Quest (working title). Prepare for an unforgettable experience in the fantasy world of Soul Quest. Delight in an epic story of six races. Find out the reason the balance has been broken between them, control vast cities, conquer new lands, and take care of your team. When the time comes they may be your only hope.

'I Of The Dragon' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 1:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Play as one of three possible dragons, each with their own unique abilities. Use spells and brute force to hunt down and destroy the evil creatures that threaten the peaceful Nimoans. Build new towns or destroy them, create mountains or bring them crumbling to the ground. Summon creatures to fight for you or rely on your own powers. Use all means available to help in your quest to unmask the source of evil that plagues the land. Read more for some new screens ...

Koei Announces Akira Kurosawa-Inspired Movie & Game (PS3)

by Judy on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 1:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOEI, Kou Shibusawa Production, and Kurosawa Production join forces to bring to fruition the film Oni (working title), based on a script by the late director Akira Kurosawa.

THQ Financial Results Reveals New Titles & Product Delays

by Judy on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 6:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ has released its financial figures for its fiscal second quarter 2005 although sales were a little less than same period last year, they came in better than expected mainly due to strong sales from titles like Dawn Of War, Full Spectrium Warrior and WWE Day of Reckoning. Most interesting though is the announcement of Full Spectrum Warrior coming to PS2 (expected March 2005) and slight delay of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl from Q1 2005 to May 2005, and Pandemic's Destroy All Humans from Q1 2005 to April 2005. THQ also opened a new development studio in San Diego by the name of Concrete Games.

BAM! Signs 'Judge Dredd: Dredd vs. Death' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC)

by Judy on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 5:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

BAM! Entertainment and developer Rebellion announced today that the legendary Judge Dredd comic book character is coming to life in Judge Dredd: Dredd Vs. Death. Under a distribution agreement recently signed, BAM! is scheduled to ship the first-person shooter for PS2, Xbox, GameCube, as well as for PC in November 2004.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 4:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Euro Rally Champion - Trailer

'Medieval Lords: Build, Defend, Expand' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 4:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

There is a rich amount of detail within Medieval Lords that the player should be able to see, not just from the god-like view when building the kingdom around you, but also from the villager point of view. In the first person view, players can see all the little details that make the Medieval Lords maps look like real lands. Read more for details & screens ...

'Wish' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 4:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wish's highly-scalable server cluster infrastructure allows the game to support tens of thousands of simultaneous players in a single shared world. Wish is the first massively multi player online role playing game that truly tells a story, and lets player actions have lasting implications on the world. Yet more screens ...

'The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age' (GBA/NGC/PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Judy on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 3:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Already revealed over the weekend, Electronic Arts has now officially announced that Lord of the Rings: the Third Age has gone gold and is scheduled to ship November 2, 2004.