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'Dungeon Siege II' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 1:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Dungeon Siege II" returns players to the beautiful fantasy land of Aranna, but it is a land scarred by civil war, where the lines between good and evil are blurred. Players must lead an elite battle party against Valdis, a vicious marauder determined to return the world to order, no matter the cost. "Dungeon Siege II" promises to set a new standard in role-playing games by combining an intriguing story-line with intense real-time party combat and cutting edge 3D graphics.

'Backyard Wrestling 2: There Goes the Neighborhood' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 1:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Backyard Wrestling 2: There Goes The Neighborhood places gamers deep in the heart of Small Town America, USA. Backyard Wrestling Inc. has announced "your town" as the location of its first live pay per view. They've put a million dollars cash prize on the line for the wrestler who's got what it takes to destroy every obstacle in their way to the main event and ultimately the unified BYW championship.

KumaWar Launches 'The Battle for Mosul' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KumaWar, the computer video game which re-creates real war events weeks after they occur has released its most precise mission map to date in al Qaeda: The Battle for Mosul. Using advanced game tools, extensive research and satellite imagery, KumaWar today released an accurate replica of the area in Iraq in which US Army troops repelled an al Qaeda attack as a playable computer video game.

'Premier Manager 2004-2005' (GBA/PS2/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Premier Manager has gone through a major overhaul culminating in improvements throughout the game, including a new slick and intuitive interface, improved tactics, and transfer system, and a host of new features. Read more for further details and screens ...

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

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:43 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. Read more for some new screens...

'The Moment of Silence' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Jesters today invite the nations gamers to join together in a moment of silence for the launch of the website supporting its forthcoming game - The Moment Of Silence. Check out the freshly launched website or read more for new screens...

'Football Manager 2005' Get In The Game!

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ever fancied playing up front for your favourite football team? Pulling on the England shirt in World Cup Final? Getting 60 grand in the bank for one week's work? With Football Manager 2005 you can! SEGA and Sports Interactive are offering you the chance to feature as an actual player in the ultimate in PC football management, Football Manager 2005.

'Evil Genius' Gets Official Release Date

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After months of beavering away in their secret lair hidden behind the fa├žade of an ordinary development studio, Elixir Studios are putting the final touches to their work of PC criminal brilliance – Evil Genius. 'Evil Genius' will unleash in retail stores on October 1st 2004.

'Sid Meier's Pirates!' Coming to Xbox

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari and Firaxis Games announced today that Sid Meier's Pirates! for the Xbox is currently in development and is scheduled to release worldwide in spring 2005.

'Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War is the first real-time strategy title in THQ's agreement with industry-leading PC development studio Relic Entertainment Inc. Based on the world of Warhammer 40,000 - the dark, futuristic, fantasy universe traveled by millions worldwide from Games Workshop, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War is scheduled for release in fall 2004. Read more for some new screens...

'Act of War: Direct Action' Announced

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 7:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari today unveiled details behind the upcoming near-future, geopolitical techno-thriller Act of War: Direct Action for PC. Developed by Eugen Systems and with a storyline and game universe created in cooperation with Dale Brown, 15-time New York Times best-selling author and expert on US military, global conflict and future military technology, Act of War: Direct Action is scheduled to be released in Spring 2005.

'Pool Shark 2' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 2:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pool Shark 2 really does put the "cool into pool", with its fantastic set of characters who will challenge you to hustle in their own unique environments. Characters have been developed in depth and have their own motion capture, and dialogue. Opponents will goad players before and after shots to try and get them to loose their concentration, temper, and ultimately their cash! The dialogue is also styled to each character to add to the mood and atmosphere.

'MechAssault 2: Lone Wolf' (Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 12:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In MechAssault 2: Lone Wolf, developed by original Mech Assault creators Day 1 Studios, gamers will be able to step outside the 'Mech and live the life of a human pilot in a fresh new single player game. Tanks, VTOLs and BattleArmor will offer players plenty of opportunities to rain destruction on their opposition in both single and multiplayer games.

'ESPN NBA 2K5' (PS2/Xbox) Cover Athlete Picked

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 5:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

ESPN Videogames today announced that Ben Wallace, the two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, will be featured as the ESPN NBA 2K5 cover athlete and spokesperson. The All-Star center helped drive the Pistons to win the 2003-2004 Finals.

'Def Jam: Fight For New York' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 5:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Def Jam Fight For NY challenges players to step into the shoes of a ruthless street fighter battling for control of the hip-hop underground. The game features an all-new fighting engine including weapons, interactive environments and five unique fighting styles that can be combined to form dozens of customized hybrid styles for the ultimate edge on the streets. Def Jam Fight For NY features more than 40 of the most well-known artists and personalities in hip-hop today. Check these new screens & trailers...

'Kohan II: Kings of War' - Gauri Race Revealed

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 2:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Presented in beautifully rendered 3D, Kohan II: Kings of War,a fantasy-based real-time strategy game, allows gamers to lay siege to enemy cities, explore fantastic realms, fight strange creatures, and build a world-spanning empire. Take 2 will be releasing detailed information on each of the races in Kohan II: Kings of War. Read more for details on all of the buildings and units for the Gauri, along with lore and general background info, straight from developer TimeGate Studios.

'Guilty Gear Isuka' (PS2) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 12:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Guilty Gear Isuka introduces revolutionary upgrades such as 4-player simultaneous fighting, allowing for 2-on-2, 3-on-1 and 2-player co-op battles. The title also adds new characters to a full roster of returning fighters, all-new fight arenas and multiple new modes of play, including an exciting side-scrolling action game called Boost Mode. Read more for new screens and trailer...

Warner Bros. Purchases Monolith

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 11:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Television and film studio Warner Bros. announced today that it has expanded its interactive gaming capabilities by acquiring video game producer Monolith Productions. Read more for details ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 10:51 a.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 :

  • Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex
  • Evil Genius - Trailer
  • SuperPower 2 - Trailer
  • Juiced - Walkthrough Trailer
  • Fahrenheit - Trailer
  • The Red Star - Kyuzo Trailer

'Xpand Rally' - Multiplayer Demo Delayed

by Judy on Aug. 12, 2004 @ 10:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Techland announced today that Xpand Rally MP Demo will be postponed until August 26, 2004. “Although it's just a demo version, we want to give players as good product as possible, so we have decided to delay the release of the Xpand Rally MP demo a bit. This additional time will allow us to polish the demo to the stage we originally wanted”, says Pawel Marchewka - Xpand Rally Executive Producer.