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April 2018


'Burnout 3: Takedown' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 4:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Burnout 3 takes the series even further, now featuring a unique 'crash and burn' racing concept and a one-of-a-kind special effects engine that delivers spectacular visuals. The intensity heats up as players race, and often crash, their way through oncoming traffic in an attempt to claim the top spot. Check the new screens ...

'Pathologic' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 4:10 p.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.

'SWAT Olympics' - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 3:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

This month Maxim Magazine offers readers an innovative extension to traditional editorial experiences with a video game re-creating its feature story on the 2004 World SWAT Challenge - enabling readers to virtually compete in the Superbowl of law enforcement ops. To create the game, Maxim has partnered with Kuma Reality Games.

'Rome: Total War' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 2:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rome: Total War is the next generation in epic strategy gaming from the critically acclaimed and award winning Total War brand. The aim of the game is to conquer, rule and manipulate the Roman Empire with the ultimate goal of being declared as the “Imperator” of Rome. Read more to check out the new screens ...

'Lee Sheldon' Writing For 'Agatha Christie' Game

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 1:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company today confirmed that the first title in its newly licensed series based on the novels of legendary novelist Agatha Christie will be written and designed by Lee Sheldon.

'Etrom' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 1:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Etrom is an epic adventure among realms and cities, democracies and “nazi” dictatorships, a journey through space-time portals, among the Thrones of the Abyss, beyond the gates of the City of Light and many more locations, situations, rituals, secret-services plots, dark spells.

'Furry Tales' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 11:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Furry Tales, developed by French Mad Monkey Studio, is a new action-RTS for PS2. Unlike most RTS on console, Furry Tales is not a simple PC game port and has been completely thought for console players providing unique and innovative gameplay as well as handy controls, high quality graphics (with anti-aliasing) and a cooperative mode.

'Spy Fiction' (PS2) Goes Gold

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 10:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sammy Studios today announced that "Spy Fiction" has gone gold. Developed by Access Games, the title is slated to arrive on store shelves beginning September 1, 2004 at an MSRP of $39.99.

'Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars' Gets Delayed

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 10:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV has just announced that their latest RTS "Cossacks II – Napoleonic Wars" which was originally planned for a September release is now rescheduled for the first half of 2005. Charge onto the battlefield for one of ten great European nations. Savor the entire palette of enhanced formation commands. Rewrite European history in six overwhelming campaigns. Experience your very own Waterloo or leave the battlefield in a procession of triumph. At the end of the year there will be a demo for the numerous fans to play a part of the game.

'Sid Meier's Pirates' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 9:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Sid Meier's Pirates! you take the leading role of a Pirate Captain in the 17th century Caribbean amassing fortune and fame in an attempt to seize your rightful place as one of the most revered (and feared!) pirates in history. Test your skills as a sea captain exploring the high seas and exotic ports in a richly detailed 3D world. Overtake the enemy and seize valuable booty. Exchange plank-shattering broadsides in fierce naval battles, and engage in duels with worthy opposing captains.

'Darwinia' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 9:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Combining fast paced action with strategic battle planning, Darwinia features a novel and intuitive control mechanism, a graphical style ripped from '80s retro classics, and a story concerning a tribe of video game sprites trapped in a modern 3D game world.

'Taiko: Drum Master' (PS2) Soundtrack Revealed

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 7:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today its official song list for TAIKO: Drum Master, the highly anticipated game challenging rhythmic skills through fun and addictive drumming game play. Developed by Namco Limited in Japan, TAIKO: Drum Master ships exclusively for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system during the holiday 2004 season.

'Armies of Exigo' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 3:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Worlds collide in Armies of Exigo, where the traditional boundaries of the battlefield are smashed and war is waged both above and below the ground. Armies of Exigo locks elves, beasts, knights, and creatures of the darkness in an epic battle for survival where armies can delve deep underground to advance undetected and then tunnel to the surface to unleash powerful attacks on their unsuspecting enemies.

'Need for Speed Underground 2' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 3:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Taking place in a massive, free-roaming city featuring five distinct interconnected neighborhoods, NFSU 2 delivers an immersive game world where the streets are your menus. As you explore the city, you’ll encounter rival racers who will school you in the ways of the underground and tip you off to the hottest racing spots in town. Check these 20+ sizzlin' hot new screens...

'WWE Day of Reckoning' (NGC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

WWE Day of Reckoning features all the action, excitement and attitude of World Wrestling Entertainment and is designed exclusively for the Nintendo GameCube. THQ and JAKKS' World Wrestling Entertainment licensed videogames have sold more than $527 million worldwide since 1999.

PS2/Xbox/PC Preview - 'Silent Hill 4: The Room'

by Eric on Aug. 25, 2004 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under E3 - Pre - E3 2004

Henry Townshend finds himself trapped in his apartment that has been cursed by a deeply rooted evil. Only by exploring mysterious portals leading to disturbing alternate worlds can Henry begin to uncover the truth. However, in true Silent Hill fashion, mysterious new characters, horrendous creatures, and the undead use any means necessary to impede his progress.

'Crash Twinsanity' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 24, 2004 @ 9:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed by Traveller’s Tales, the new action platformer reveals a hilarious storyline that showcases the creative input of award-winning animation filmmaker Jordan Reichek of Perky Pickle Studios and introduces innovative features, including the ingenious pairing of Crash with his longtime nemesis Dr. Cortex in an unprecedented new dual gameplay mechanic.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 24, 2004 @ 7:22 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 :

  • Medal Of Honor: Pacific Assault - Trailer
  • Halo 2 - MLG Multiplayer Event Trailer
  • Ford Racing 3 - Trailer
  • Chris Sawyer's Locomotion - Trailer
  • Pirates - Trailer #2
  • LotR: Third Age - Designer's Tale #2
  • Men Of Valor - Trailer #11
  • Oddworld Stranger - Trailer

'Battle Mages' - v1.2 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 24, 2004 @ 7:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Battle Mages you control the main hero, a graduate of the Imperial Battle Mage School, and his troops to restore peace in a beautiful fantasy world, inhabited with various creatures. Buka has released a new patch for the English edition bringing your retail game to v1.2 and addressing various bugs, fixes and game balancing issues. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'Cycling Manager 4' - v1.2 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 24, 2004 @ 7:08 p.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 v1.2 and addresses a slew of editor, gameplay, and database issues with old/new careers. Read more for download links ...