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NDS Preview - 'Cooking Mama'

by Reldan on May 13, 2006 @ 1:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Cooking Mama, you take on the role of a female chef who has to prepare food and cook it on the stove. Via the touch-screen, you can perform culinary tasks such as slicing vegetables, meat, shaking the skillet, dipping tempura into oil, and more.

PC Preview - 'Company of Heroes'

by Hugh McHarg on May 12, 2006 @ 5:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Company of Heroes gamers will experience the journey of the brave men of Able Company in a deep single-player campaign that begins with the invasion of Normandy through their fight across Europe, all set against the most dynamic battlefield ever seen in a game.

PS2 Preview - 'Guitar Hero II'

by Geson Hatchett on May 12, 2006 @ 5:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Guitar Hero II is the follow-up to 2005's award-winning Guitar Hero and will offer a new track list, new venues, and more features and multiplayer modes.

PS3 Preview - 'Fatal Inertia'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on May 12, 2006 @ 5:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set in the 23rd Century, Fatal Inertia mixes street racing, demolition derbies and rallying with a futuristic setting where machines no longer need wheels and the laws of physics govern all. The sport is called Inertia and it's one that offers a heady mix of speed, combat and real world environments that can be used to make your victory and break your opponents.

PSP Preview - 'Guilty Gear Judgment'

by Reldan on May 12, 2006 @ 5:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Guilty Gear Judgment offers players two great games in one gameplay experience: the fast paced arcade fighting of Guilty Gear X2 # Reload plus a brand new, side-scrolling play experience in Guilty Gear Judgment.

PC Preview - 'Pirates of the Caribbean Online'

by Inexhist on May 12, 2006 @ 4:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Pirates of the Caribbean Online, players try to become the Caribbean's most legendary pirate, all while forging alliances, hunting for buried treasure, battling evil undead forces and facing off against enemies from the movie franchise.

PC Preview - 'Supreme Commander'

by Hugh McHarg on May 12, 2006 @ 4:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Supreme Commander features a riveting, action-packed storyline, ground-breaking gameplay and genre-defining online multiplayer battles. In the 37th Century, the galaxy is torn apart by three rival factions, each vying to eradicate its enemies from the universe, end the Infinite War and become the reigning power supreme.

X360 Preview - 'MotoGP '06: Ultimate Racing Technology'

by Hugh McHarg on May 11, 2006 @ 3:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

MotoGP '06 on Xbox 360 takes all the traditions of its three Xbox predecessors and re-launches the franchise on next gen. Visual effects surpassing anything seen before on any race game regardless of genre will be met with new tracks, bike models, refined handling and Live functionality making this a truly fresh and aspirational title even for fans of the series.

X360/PC Preview - 'Star Trek: Legacy'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on May 11, 2006 @ 3:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Legacy is an epic game of Starfleet combat covering the entire Star Trek Universe. Players become the Admiral of a task force of warships and must lead their fleet to victory in large-scale battles.

PC Preview - 'Paraworld'

by Reldan on May 11, 2006 @ 3:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Paraworld combines a setting never seen before with personalized unit management, bringing new life to the real-time strategy genre. Creatures long extinct come to life once more, a constant danger to anyone living in the area.

PS2/Xbox/PC Preview - 'Jaws Unleashed'

by Inexhist on May 11, 2006 @ 2:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Jaws, players assume the role of a Great White shark driven to a predacious frenzy by the sonic emanations of underwater oil drilling equipment. To defend their underwater territory, players undertake a campaign to drive away the raiders.

PS2 Preview - 'Super Dragon Ball Z'

by Alicia on May 11, 2006 @ 2:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Developed by former Street Fighter II producer Noritaka Funamizu’s new studio, Crafts & Meister, Super DBZ promises fans and gamers incredible on-screen damage and an abundance of intense combos.

X360 Preview - 'Chromehounds'

by Thomas Wilde on May 11, 2006 @ 2:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Chromehounds is a squad-based action title puts gamers in control of giant mechanized military weapons of war. With a strong focus on cooperative and competitive online gameplay, the game is sure to satisfy players looking for a deep, involving Xbox Live experience.

X360/PC Preview - 'Monster Madness'

by Inexhist on May 10, 2006 @ 2:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Monster Madness is a four-player cooperative online-enabled action game for the Xbox 360 and PC. Mix local and online players as you try to survive the monsters' invasion. Each player character has unique items and affects how the story plays out.

NGC/PS2 Preview - 'Super Monkey Ball Adventure'

by Thomas Wilde on May 9, 2006 @ 1:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Super Monkey Ball Adventure is an all-new narrative driven and platform based style of gameplay, along with brand new Monkey Ball abilities and a bunch of fresh new characters, adding 50 new and original puzzles to this new and exciting gaming experience.

PS2/Xbox/PC Preview - 'Arthur and the Minimoys'

by Alicia on May 8, 2006 @ 4:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Arthur and the Minimoys allows players to relive the fantastic adventures of young Arthur and his two pals, Selenia and Bétamèche, in their mission to save the Minimoys’ world from destruction. The game will incorporate filmmaker Luc Besson’s entire Minimoy universe and its tiny inhabitants with the richness and extraordinary visuals of the film.

PS2 Preview - 'Yakuza'

by Thomas Wilde on May 7, 2006 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Yakuza (known in Japan as Ryu Ga Gotoku) is a thrilling, PS2 exclusive, action-adventure game created by producer Toshihiro Nagoshi and award-winning novelist Seishu Hase, taking players deep into the world of Japan's infamous underground organization.

X360/PC Preview - 'Alone in the Dark: Near Death Investigation'

by Alicia on May 6, 2006 @ 4:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Alone in the Dark returns with a heart-stopping survival experience realized through the use of state-of-the-art real-time physics and unprecedented environmental interaction combining to deliver an exhilarating action-orientated experience within a highly detailed, open environment.

PSP Preview - 'Dungeons & Dragons: Tactics'

by Alicia on May 5, 2006 @ 4:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Dungeons & Dragons: Tactics offers an original, intriguing Dungeons & Dragons storyline. Players take on the role of a mortal child caught in a conflict of two competing dragons striving for godhood. Alignment is critical, as it affects the end of the story and allows players to change from good to evil, or the other way around, depending on which quests they choose.

PS2 Preview - 'Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 2'

by Alicia on May 4, 2006 @ 4:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Combining action, fighting and light RPG elements, Budokai Tenkaichi 2 will send players into a rich story mode that spans the entire Dragon Ball, DBZ, and Dragon Ball GT series.