PSP Review - 'Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee'

by Inexhist on May 27, 2005 @ 2:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee offers fans of the franchise all the golf action they have come to love, including breathtaking graphics, spectacular lighting effects, dramatic camera angles and true-to-life golf physics. In addition to new courses and the availability of 10 new characters and five new caddies, Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee provides a robust character customization feature that includes over 250 customizable body parts, accessories, clubs, and balls.

Xbox Review - 'Forza Motorsport'

by Paul Reith on May 22, 2005 @ 4:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Forza Motorsport gives Xbox gamers who are passionate about cars and racing the opportunity to own, customize, and race their favorite cars in a realistic driving simulation. From sport compacts to LeMans prototypes, players use earnings from hundreds of races to buy upgrades and aftermarket parts so they can transform real production cars into high-performance race cars.

PSP Review - 'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2005'

by David Wanaselja on May 20, 2005 @ 2:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 2005, players will compete against the legends of golf and use Tiger Proofing to alter the courses in the game en route to becoming a legend of their own.

PC Review - 'SWAT 4'

by Mike Davila on May 18, 2005 @ 2:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

SWAT 4 allows players to take control of a squad of up to five police officers tasked with performing dangerous operations such as high-risk arrests, hostage rescue and counter-terrorism.

Xbox Review - 'Myst IV: Revelation'

by Nathan Mourfield on May 17, 2005 @ 2:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Within the visually awe-inspiring world of Myst, a gripping family drama will slowly unfold. A little girl disappears, her two brothers are suspected, and it is clear that their story is far from over. Players will escape into the adventure as they attempt to solve the mystery and discover the fate of the two villainous brothers, Sirrus and Achenar. Understanding their motives is the key to the investigation which will lead to a true revelation.

PSP Review - 'NBA Street Showdown'

by Agustin on May 17, 2005 @ 2:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Take your skills to a new level and challenge the greatest basketball icons to ever hit the court. With NBA Street Showdown, tip off against the baddest old-school legends and today’s hottest players and rise above the rim with bigger-than-life moves. Defeat the best the streets have to offer with an arsenal of dunks, passes, dribbles, and tricks. Begin your journey to become a street legend with NBA Street Showdown on PSP.

Xbox Review - 'Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition'

by Geson Hatchett on May 16, 2005 @ 3:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition is the quintessential racing game for any true aficionado of the automotive and racing lifestyle, and is the only game to offer a full range of street vehicle culture including over 50 fully customizable licensed vehicles. The full spectrum includes import tuners, motorcycles and luxury rides all of which are fully customizable in both style and performance.

Xbox Review - 'MX vs. ATV Unleashed'

by Kris Graft on May 15, 2005 @ 2:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In 'MX vs. ATV Unleashed,' players will power through all-new environments and event types, choosing from a variety of new vehicles. A redesigned monster truck, powerful sand-rail and raised 4x4 golf karts will meet ATVs, dirt bikes and bi-planes to compete in massive free-world environments featuring hill climbs, machine challenges and short track races. The game's career mode will allow gamers to choose from the top professional ATV and Motocross riders.

NDS Review - 'Pac-Pix'

by David Wanaselja on May 14, 2005 @ 4:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Pac-Pix, Namco's iconic hero finds himself facing off against his perennial foes - the Ghosts. With the aid of mysterious "Ghost Ink," a mischievous wizard has drawn meddling Ghosts from thin air. Armed with only his mighty Magic Pen, Pac-Man rushed to defeat the Ghosts and to lock them into a book. But in the process of turning them back into Ghost Ink, our hero finds himself trapped inside.

PC Review - 'Doom 3: Resurrection of Evil'

by Tim "The Rabbit" Mithee on May 14, 2005 @ 3:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Resurrection of Evil picks up two years following the events of the original in a once forgotten and remote UAC research facility on Mars. Players wage a brutal war against an army of new demons and zombies including Hell's own Hunters, while utilizing incredible new weapons like the physics defying "grabber" and the return of the classic double-barreled shotgun.

Xbox Review - 'Psychonauts'

by Justin on May 13, 2005 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

A deranged scientist is abducting students from the Psychonauts boot camp and a powerful new cadet named Raz stands alone against the lunatic. Raz must develop and unleash an arsenal of paranormal powers, including the ability to launch himself telepathically into someone else's mind -- and take on their inner demons, nightmares and secret memories.

GBA Review - 'Hugo - The Evil Mirror'

by Agustin on May 13, 2005 @ 1:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Hugo - The Evil Mirror, players embark on an adventure through 60 different game levels and three unique worlds in order to free main character Hugo who has been trapped in a mirror by the evil witch Scylla. The title features three levels of difficulty, numerous power-ups, a unique monster system and strong puzzle elements involved in each level design.

PS2 Review - 'Rise of the Kasai'

by David Wanaselja on May 12, 2005 @ 1:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Rise of the Kasai, the sequel to The Mark of Kri, builds upon the original with new storylines, characters, weapons, and cooperative online gameplay - offering a game three-times larger than the original. Taking place both 10 years before the original game's storyline and 10 years after, Rau joins his younger sister, Tati and the other cast of characters as they battle the Kasai through 10 dynamic levels in search of the events that led up to his death.

GBA Review - 'Yu-Gi-Oh! 7 Trials to Glory: World Champ Tournament 2005'

by David Wanaselja on May 12, 2005 @ 1:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Yu-Gi-Oh! 7 Trials to Glory: World Championship Tournament 2005 lets gamers travel to different areas in Battle City to challenge a variety of characters to duels and participate in tournaments, unlocking and collecting new cards with every victory.

PC Review - 'Empire Earth II'

by Reldan on May 11, 2005 @ 12:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Empire Earth 2 will build upon the award-winning formula of its predecessor by adding features requested both by casual game players interested in a brief spin through history and by more hard core gamers who demand a real-time strategy game that will challenge them for dozens, if not hundreds, of hours.

Xbox Review - 'WWE Wrestlemania XXI'

by Chris "Fozz" Breci on May 10, 2005 @ 2:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The WWE experience has never been more lifelike with Superstar voice-over and commentary, an all-new pro-reversal system and motion capture technology making this the most realistic looking grappler to date. Create the ultimate Superstar and watch him evolve as you earn new move-sets, costumes and abilities in your quest for the WWE Heavyweight Championship.

PSP Review - 'Rengoku: The Tower of Purgatory'

by Alicia on May 10, 2005 @ 1:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Enjoy all the fun of dungeon-crawling combined with all the fun of being a robot with a gun in your head in Konami’s Rengoku: The Tower of Purgatory. Climb through the countless floors of the Tower of Purgatory, defeating enemies and seizing their body parts for your own use. The surreal and disturbing designs from Jun Suemi make Rengoku one of the most distinctive PSP games yet on the market

Xbox Review - 'Pariah'

by Thomas Wilde on May 9, 2005 @ 12:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Pariah focuses on a robust immersive storyline that weaves survival elements into the traditional run-and-gun style of first-person action games. Unsurprising will be the graphic marvel and fine-tuned gameplay of Pariah.

GameCube Review - 'Ghost Recon 2'

by Agustin on May 8, 2005 @ 4:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Developed by Ubisoft's Shanghai studio, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 2 lets players embody Captain Scott Mitchell, leader of the elite Ghost Recon Special Forces team, in a crucial mission to defuse a dangerous situation in North Korea in 2007.

PC Review - 'EverQuest: Dragons of Norrath'

by Angus Cormack on May 7, 2005 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

EverQuest: Dragons of Norrath returns EverQuest to its original foundation with appearances from a familiar cast of characters who find themselves at the forefront of events transpiring across the world. With enhanced graphics, bold storylines, updated creatures, and all-new guild management tools.