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'Jaws' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced

by Judy on Aug. 18, 2004 @ 8:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Majesco today announced that it has secured the interactive entertainment rights to Universal Pictures' and Steven Spielberg's Jaws. Developed by Appaloosa, the video game is scheduled to ship in summer 2005 to coincide with the 30th anniversary of the film's theatrical release.

'No Brakes: 4x4 Racing' - Screens & Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 18, 2004 @ 8:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Exotypos announces the release of No Brakes: 4x4 Racing, the most complete and realistic off-road car simulator for PC, available now for an obscenely inexpensive price. The game relieves the intensity and dynamism of real 4x4 races and features a large variety of off-road vehicles and motorways, single player with four hot play modes, multiplayer with on-line support, movie capture support and more!

'TRON 2.0: Killer App' (GBA/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 11:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Currently in development by Climax's Los Angeles studio, TRON 2.0: Killer App for Xbox will feature new, exclusive Xbox Live multiplayer combat, specially designed to deliver gamers a state-of-the-art online multiplayer gaming experience. Read more for some new screens ...

'NBA Live 2005' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 11:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Freestyle Revolution is back with NBA LIVE 2005. Elevate your game on both ends of the court with EA SPORTS Freestyle Control, which continues to be the benchmark for innovative control in a sports videogame.

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

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 10:44 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.

'Total Club Manager 2005' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 10:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

From the makers of FIFA Football, Total Club Manager 2005 will pit your football wits against the best managers in the world. Whether you are scrapping for points in a relegation battle, or on the verge of European victory, TCM 2005 will guarantee you feel the pressures of the modern day football manager.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 7:48 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 :

  • The Sims 2 - Trailer
  • Burnout 3: Takedown - Trailer
  • Tiger Woods 2005 - Trailer
  • GoldenEye: Rogue Agent - Trailer
  • Cold Winter - Trailer
  • Port Royale 2 - Trailer

'BF: Vietnam' - World War 2 Mod Coming Friday

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 7:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

This coming Friday Digital Illusions and EA will be releasing the World War II mod for Battlefield Vietnam. The 300mb mod will bring three Pacific Theatre maps from Battlefield 1942 into the Battlefield Vietnam engine. But these aren't straight ports of the original maps. Instead, they make use of all of the upgraded features of the Battlefield Vietnam game engine. Of course we will have it available on our fileserver network, read more for details...

F.E.A.R. - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 7:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The story begins as an unidentified paramilitary force infiltrates a multi-billion dollar aerospace compound. The government responds by sending in Special Forces, but loses contact as an eerie signal interrupts radio communications. When the interference subsides moments later, the team has been literally torn apart. As part of a classified strike team created to deal with threats no one else can handle, your mission is simple: Eliminate the intruders at any cost. Determine the origin of the signal. And contain this crisis before it spirals out of control.

'ESPN College Hoops 2005' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 5:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

College basketball fans are immersed in the action as ESPN College Hoops 2K5 offers the most intense and intuitive college game play available. ESPN-authentic presentation, stunning graphics, and breakthrough features permeate ESPN College Hoops 2K5. Read on to check out 100+ screens ...

'Terminator 3: The Redemption' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Official Website Launched

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 3:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari today announced that the Terminator 3: The Redemption web site has gone live. Developed for Atari by internal studio Paradigm Entertainment for PS2, Xbox and GameCube, and set for a September 7th release date, Terminator 3: The Redemption is loosely based on the 2003 summer blockbuster, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines.

'Astro Boy' (GBA/PS2) Ships To Stores

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 2:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America today announced the launch of Astro Boy for Sony PS2 and Astro Boy: Omega Factor for Game Boy Advance. Both highly anticipated titles are based on Osamu Tezuka's flagship character Astro (Tetsum Atom in Japan) - a robotic superhero with a human mind - who embarks on a jet-fueled adventure to reunite the robotic race with humans.

'Dragoon: The Prussian War' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 2:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games has released an updated demo for Dragoon: The Prussian Warf fixing some user reported bugs and crashes. This sequel to the Charles S. Roberts award-winning Horse and Musket, and first in an exciting new series of games under the Horse and Musket 2 banner, Dragoon: The Prussian War Machine is slated for release in August. Read more for download links ...

'Restricted Area' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 2:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Restricted Area is an action-based roleplaying game with realtime combat, which combines a fascinating gameplay similar to Diablo 2 with innovative technology, tactic-shooter elements and a dark future scenario. Read more for a few new screens.

'Shark's Tale' (ALL) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 12:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on the upcoming fall release of DreamWorks' "Shark Tale," the game takes you on a new adventure as Oscar, a bigger-than-life fish working his way up the food chain, who becomes an unlikely hero as he searches for an easy path to fame and fortune. With a blend of original and film-inspired gameplay, players immerse themselves in a hip, underwater urban culture featuring the gritty environments of Reef City and funky tunes inspired by the film.

'Fire Department 2' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monte Cristo Games and Focus are wroking on a sequel to last year's strategy game Fire Department (known in the US as Emergency Fire Response). Fire Department 2 will feature a lot of improvements and new features such as multiplayer capabilities, better AI, control over a larger amount of units, improved graphics, 5 campaigns and of course more realism. Read more for new screens ...

'Ghosthunter' (PS2) Ships To Stores - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sometimes the undead just won't rest in peace. Namco Hometek Inc. announced today that Ghosthunter, the dark and atmospheric third-person action-adventure game available exclusively for the PlayStation2 , has begun shipping to retail stores nationwide.

'Hot Shots Golf FORE!' (PS2) In Stores NOW

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 7:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced today the release of Hot Shots Golf FORE! for the PlayStation 2. The title features more golfers and caddies than ever before -- 34 in all, including new off-the-wall characters, returning favorites and popular PlayStation 2 characters including Jak, Daxter, Ratchet and Clank.

'Terrorist Takedown' At The GC - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 7:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Terrorist Takedown puts you on the front line in the war on terror as a soldier in the US Army. Operate Apache and Huey helicopters, Hummers, heavy machine guns, rocket launchers and more as you strike at known terrorists. In 16 heart-pounding missions you must defeat the terrorists and protect our homeland.

'Duel Masters: Cobalt' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 17, 2004 @ 7:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari today announced the forthcoming European release of Duel Masters: Cobalt for the PlayStation 2 in November 2004. Read more to check out some Sony-licious screens ...