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'LMA Manager 2005' (PS2/Xbox) Coming This Fall - Screens

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 29, 2004 @ 2:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you think you've got what it takes to be or beat the likes of Ferguson, Wenger, Robson and Mourinho, prepare to put your tactics to the test as Codemasters confirms that the nation's favourite console football management series will return this October with LMA Manager 2005 for PS2 & Xbox. Read more for details & screens...

THQ Announces Fiscal 2005 First Quarter Results

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 29, 2004 @ 2:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ, publisher of such upcoming titles as 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R: Shadow of Chernobyl' and 'The Punisher', today announced operating results for its fiscal 2005 first quarter and moved earnings per share guidance to $1.10, the high end of its previous range, for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2005. It sounds like things are looking good for the long-time publisher, read more for details...

'Area 51' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Gets Delayed

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 3:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway has released its financial results for second quarter of 2004 in which it reveals that Inevitable Entertainment's Area 51 has been delayed and pushed back from its original fall 2004 release date to the first half of 2005. Reason for moving the release date back "crowded 2004 holiday season." Earlier today Midway announced it signed a deal with Epic for Unreal Championship 2 which is now scheduled for February 2005.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 3:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'NBA Street Volume 3' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 3:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring NBA legends, today's top stars, and original characters from past editions, NBA STREET V3 reaches new heights by making over-the-top, larger-than-life moves even bigger in this action-packed, arcade-style game. Customize your baller, build courts from the ground up, throw one down in an all-new dunk contest and go online to put your reputation to the test.

'Blitzkrieg: Rolling Thunder' - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 3:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Like its predecessor, "Rolling Thunder" also offers a campaign with 18 missions (approximately eight single missions). This time, Blitzkrieg fans can look forward to a campaign with the famous American General Patton. His crusade through seven countries, including Operation: Husky, is but one of many historical highlights. Read more for the first four screens...

'WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 3:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yuke's is working on a SmackDown game that will add new features and bring enhanced graphics to the series. WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw will combine characters from the WWE's Smackdown! and Raw franchises. Expected release date is holiday season 2004. Check out these screens ...

'Lord of the Rings: The Third Age' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 2:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Experience the first console RPG set in The Lord of the Rings universe in The Lord of the Rings, The Third Age from EA GAMES. Travel in the wake of the Fellowship in a unique structure that allows players to explore their own path while periodically intersecting the major events of New Line Cinema’s film trilogy. Check these 20 new screens ...

Vampire The Masquerade: Bloodlines - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 2:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines, built using Valve's Half-Life 2 Source Technology, allows players to become a dangerous creature of the night as they assume the role of a recently embraced fledgling vampire in the service of the city's dark prince. Vampire: The Masquerade- Bloodlines is being developed by Troika Games, based on White Wolf's renowned pen-and-paper Vampire: The Masquerade RPG series.

'Moscow Rush' - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 1:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Buka continuous their announce streak with yet another new title, the racing game Moscow Rush. Have you ever been to Moscow? Even if you have been, but moved around in a taxi, you will certainly enjoy the experience of street racing around the real Moscow in the Moscow Rush game.

'ESPN NHL 2005' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 1:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ESPN NHL Hockey returns to the ice with the confidence of a seasoned veteran. Improved player control, an all-new fighting engine and lightning fast gameplay truly capture the feel and pace of NHL-calibre hockey. ESPN NHL 2005 features several new ways to play online leagues, multi-player mini-games and a deeper Franchise mode, all adding endless replay value to an already robust lineup!

'Call of Duty: United Offensive' - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 1:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers can enlist for a second tour of duty on the intense front lines of WWII with Call of Duty: United Offensive. Delivering a compelling, all-new single player campaign filled with new weapons, character abilities and other expanded features, Call of Duty: United Offensive also offers a robust multiplayer experience introducing new maps and modes of play. Read more for new screens ...

'Manhunt' (Xbox/PC) Blamed In Murder Case

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

BBC UK is reporting on a case where Rockstar's "Manhunt" is being blamed for a 17 year old going berserk on his friend. The parents of a boy who was murdered with a claw hammer by a friend have blamed a violent video game which the teenage killer was "obsessed" with. Warren Leblanc, 17, repeatedly stabbed 14-year-old Stefan Pakeerah after luring him to a Leicester park to steal from him on 27 February. Read the full story over at BBC UK.

'Desperados 2: Coopers Revenge' - Screens

by Judy on July 29, 2004 @ 1:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Trinigy GmbH today announced that the successor to the internationally successful real-time strategy title "Desperados – Wanted dead or alive" is using the Vision Game Engine. The gameplay is based on its predecessor but with brand new tactical possibilities in a beautiful 3D environment.

'Ultimate Baseball Online' to be Launched in Fall 2004

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 28, 2004 @ 8:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Netamin today announced the world's first virtual reality, massive multi-player online sports game, Ultimate Baseball Online (UBO), is in the final stages of testing and will be ready for a worldwide launch in Fall 2004. Read more for details...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on July 28, 2004 @ 7:40 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 :

  • Xpand Rally - Trailers (3)
  • Lord Of The Rings: Third Age - Trailers (3)

'Pacific Storm' - Screens

by Judy on July 28, 2004 @ 5:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The furious battle of Pearl Harbor became the first in the sequence of gory sea combats. Now you can take part in all major Pacific battles of the World War II in the Pacific Storm game that is a mixture of RTS, war-game and simulator. All major and important sea battles of World War II, which took place in the Pacific Ocean, are included and you can play either for the USA or Japan. Mine the resources (money, iron and nickel ore, bauxites and oil), train various units and retaliate! Sink’em all!

'Vivisector: Beast Inside' - Screens

by Judy on July 28, 2004 @ 3:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

1C Company and Pointsoft Interactive have signed a Pan-European distribution deal for Vivisector: Beast Inside. Vivisector: Beast Inside developed by Action Forms (creators of Chasm and Carnivores series) is a unique mixture of 3D Action/Horror. The game blends a thrilling interactive story with intense, high-adrenaline action and immerses players in a rich and fascinating storyline. Read more for some new screens

'Pacific Fighters' - Screens

by Judy on July 28, 2004 @ 2:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

WWII's Pacific theater was the backdrop for some of the most famous aerial battles in history. In places like Midway, Guadalcanal and Iwo Jima, allied fighters and bombers went head-to-head against the air power of the Japanese empire. Pacific Fighters provides the opportunity for players to experience the realistic action, intense flight combat and immersive gameplay of WWII's Pacific air war.

Midway Signs Epic Deal For Three 'Unreal' (Xbox/PC) Titles

by Judy on July 28, 2004 @ 2:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway today announced a multi-year, multi-product agreement with Epic Games to publish three new videogames based on the popular Unreal franchise. The agreement marks Midway's entrance into the premium PC games sector with a property that has sold more than seven million units worldwide and generated nearly $200 million in revenue at retail since the introduction of Unreal Tournament in 1999.