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'Atlantis Evolution' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company today announced the launch of the official website of Atlantis Evolution. In preparation of the game's release, the web site offers enthusiasts in-depth game information and a sneak peek at the first installment of a new Atlantis series.

'Half-Life 2' Purchase Choices Revealed

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 7:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fan site Half-Life Fallout has received word from Valve's Gabe Newell the various purchase choices Half-Life 2 fans will have once the game is officially released. Apart from that the rumor has it that whether Vivendi holds back HL2 or not, Steam users will have access to Counter-Strike: Source. Read more for the puchase details ...

Sony Online Launches 'SOE Worlds Magazine'

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 7:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Online Entertainment today announced that it is working with Future Network USA to create Sony Online Entertainment Worlds, a limited collector's edition magazine. Sony Online Entertainment Worlds will offer comprehensive coverage of all of Sony Online Entertainment's games.

'Shark Tale' (GBA/NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Now Available In Stores

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Find out what happens when a fast-talking fish tells a great white lie in DreamWorks' Shark Tale video game, available now from Activision. Featuring a hip underwater culture and funky tunes, gamers immerse themselves in the world of Reef City as they step into the fins of Oscar, a bigger-than- life little fish that is constantly "fin-agling" his way out of trouble.

'Tony Hawk's Underground 2' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 4:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You paid your dues in Tony Hawk's Underground, now prove yourself in Tony Hawk's Underground 2. It's time to go globetrotting on a sick international road trip with Tony Hawk and Bam Margera. THUG 2 delivers a hilarious story mode, an unprecedented level of customization, and more moves than the Skate Gods could dream of. Grab your board, an arsenal of spray paint and prepare to wreak havoc around the world.

'Godzilla: Save the Earth' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 3:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Godzilla: Save the Earth, players will have nine game modes to choose from, including Action, the mission-based single-player game; Challenges, a series of single-player challenges to complete; Custom, where players can set the parameters of a fight; Versus, the classic one-on-one melee battle; and many more. The game also includes mini games, including rail-type arcade sequences.

'Cycling Manager 4' - v1.3 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 3:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cyanide Studios has released a new patch for the latest installment in the Cycling Manager franchise, 'Cycling Manager 4'. This update patch brings your retail game to v1.3 and addresses a slew of database issues, optimized AI and a few added features. Read more for download links ...

Next Gen Xbox Feature 'Xbox TV' Leaked?

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 2:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A brief hiccup on the official Microsoft jobs website revealed an interesting glimpse of what might be a future Xbox 2 online feature. A job posting on its website, looking for a software dev. engineer, unveiled a Xenon Title Server discribe as "a spectator mode for many Xenon games, Xbox TV - with tickers at the bottom of the screen featuring recent high scores and game highlights, a tournament system, and tradable trophies." In the meantime this of course has been removed, only giving extra speculations as to what the accidental leakage of the online feature might mean.

'Singles: Flirt Up Your Life' - v1.6 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 2:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rotobee has released a new patch for their adult 3D relationship sim title Singles: Flirt Up Your Life. This update brings your retail game to v1.6 (for Euro edition) and implements a new photo-session mode, and addresses a various odd crash bugs (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

Vivendi Announces 'World Cyber Games' Championship Expo Lineup

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 2:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

VU Games announced today the lineup of titles the company will be showcasing at the World Cyber Games Championship Expo in San Francisco from October 7th through the 10th. The Expo will be open to the public and will be located at and around Polk Hall, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in Downtown San Francisco.

'The Urbz' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 2:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For the first time, Sims are living in the city where reputation (rep) is everything. Players will custom-create these new Sims, called Urbz, by customizing their unique style and building their status to become the biggest "player" in the city.

'Rallisport Challenge 2' (Xbox) Downloadable Content - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 2:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios today announced the arrival of new downloadable content for the popular Xbox racing title, Rallisport Challenge 2. Now gamers can race two new vintage cars, the Volvo Amazon and Saab 96, as well as two new Sports Ultility Vehicles (SUV), the BMW X5 and VW Touareg. Read more for details

'The Roots' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 29, 2004 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Roots combines a classic RPG with dynamic gameplay and the fast paced plot characteristic of action-adventure games. The Roots has a complex, multi-threaded storyline and a vast world, which the player discovers whilst traveling with his party, fighting various monsters and living through great adventures.

'Devil May Cry 3' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 9:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Devil May Cry 3 unfolds an earlier chapter in Dante's history, before the original Devil May Cry, to the fateful clash between Sparda's twin sons, divided by the divergence of their chosen paths. Take a peek at these new screens...

'Empire Earth 2' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 5:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed by Mad Doc Software and due for release in the first half of 2005, Empire Earth 2 will build upon the award-winning formula of its predecessor by adding features requested both by casual game players interested in a brief spin through history and by more hard core gamers who demand a real-time strategy game that will challenge them for dozens, if not hundreds, of hours.

'DOOM 3' - v1.1 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 3:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

id Software has released a the final patch for their recently released FPS DOOM 3. This update brings your retail game to v1.1 and addresses stability issues, big fixes, widescreens support and various more. Read more for download links..

KumaWar Launches 'Korea: The Enemy Within' Mission - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 3:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

KumaWar has launched its newest operation “Korea: The Enemy Within.” The timely release provides perspective on this week’s warning, printed in North Korea’s foremost newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, and its official Korean Central News Agency, that the North could “turn Japan into a nuclear sea of fire.”

'Tony Hawk's Underground 2' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Soundtrack Revealed

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 2:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring such classic acts as Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash and The Doors, as well as Metallica, Ramones, Sugarhill Gang and Jimmy Eat World, Activision's Tony Hawk's Underground 2 is rocking gamers with an eclectic in-game soundtrack that includes 53 tracks. Read more for a complete soundtrack listing ...

'Colin McRae Rally 2005' - v1.1 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 2:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters has issued the first patch for its racing sim Colin McRae Rally 2005. This update brings your retail game to v1.1 and addresses gfx issues, online weather features, siwtchable texture quality and a few other tweaks. Read more for download links...

'Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee' (PS2/Xbox) Races to Stores

by Judy on Sept. 28, 2004 @ 2:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that The Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee is now available in retails stores for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox for a suggested retail price of $29.99.