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March 2018


PC Review - 'Spellforce Platinum Edition'

by Keith Durocher on Feb. 2, 2006 @ 1:15 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

SpellForce Platinum features three games in one box – SpellForce Gold Edition, which includes The Order of the Dawn and Breath of Winter, plus the expansion pack Shadow of the Phoenix. In the single-player action, players will enjoy a unique mixture of RTS and RPG elements that offer exciting gaming challenges through a persistent game world with a continuous, gripping storyline and numerous sub-quests.

PSP Review - 'Infected'

by Agustin on Feb. 1, 2006 @ 12:41 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Infected is a thrilling new run-and-gun shooter that allows players' avatars to invade opponents' PSP systems via multiplayer victories. It’s Christmas time in New York City. A strange virus has appeared in the city, turning seemingly normal people into insane, violent Infected.

PS2 Review - 'Aeon Flux'

by Bill Lange on Jan. 31, 2006 @ 1:45 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Aeon Flux is an action-packed game that features a palpitating blend of stealth, speed and acrobatic combat. Based on Peter Chung’s popular MTV animated series, the game bridges the fever-dream essence of the futuristic series with the mass-market appeal of the feature film starring Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron.

PC Review - 'Mall Tycoon 3'

by Justin on Jan. 30, 2006 @ 12:14 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Mall Tycoon 3 it’s up to you to build trendy stores, delicious restaurants, fun-filled arcades and even a cutting edge multiplex. View your creation in full 3D as shoppers swarm your fabulous retail empire and spend their hard earned cash. You’ve got to make sure you keep your mall totally hot, fun and successful -- or else your shoppers will go packing!

PC Review - 'Marine Park Empire'

by Justin on Jan. 30, 2006 @ 12:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Control every aspect of your marine park, from caring, feeding and cleaning your animals to hiring and firing employees. Grant your visitors the thrill of a lifetime as you provide fun-filled attractions, rides and shows for them to whet their appetite while they explore your sea-life wonderland.

PC Review - 'Legion Arena'

by Andrew Glenn on Jan. 29, 2006 @ 12:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Legion Arena is an online RPSG or Role Playing Strategy Game, and blends core gameplay elements from the RTS & RPG genres. Set in ancient Rome, Legion Arena puts the player in charge of their own army, which they must develop, nurture and train, transforming a bunch of peasants into a fearsome fighting force.

NDS Review - 'Tony Hawk's American SK8Land'

by Tim "The Rabbit" Mithee on Jan. 28, 2006 @ 2:39 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Tony Hawk's American SK8Land is the first 3D Tony Hawk game experience for a NDS, featuring a unique cell-shaded art style, players must prove themselves to Tony Hawk and other legendary pros as they undertake hundreds of skating goals set in seven popular areas of Los Angeles and restore the ultimate skate park, American SK8Land, to its former glory.

PS2 Review - 'GUN'

by Geson Hatchett on Jan. 27, 2006 @ 12:38 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set in the untamed West of the late 1800s, GUN is a free-roaming action-adventure game that takes players to a world without laws where greed, lust and murder are rampant.

PSP Review - 'Midway Arcade Treasures: Extended Play'

by Joe Keiser on Jan. 26, 2006 @ 12:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Midway Arcade Treasures: Extended Play is a massive compilation featuring 21 retro Midway arcade titles featuring select games from both Midway Arcade Treasures and Midway Arcade Treasures 2.

PC Review - 'Space Hack'

by Gordy Wheeler on Jan. 25, 2006 @ 12:42 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Space Hack is a sci-fi Action/RPG title with Diablo-inspired gameplay mechanics, presented in real-time 3D graphics. The story puts gamers on a colony transport ship that suddenly gets trapped inside a Black Nebula, but that's only their first problem. While trapped, they get boarded by aliens that take over the ship and begin to kill and eat the colonists.

PS2 Review - 'Brothers in Arms: Earned In Blood'

by Bill Lange on Jan. 24, 2006 @ 12:18 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Brothers In Arms: Earned In Blood builds upon the elements that have made Brothers in Arms Road to Hill 30 a runaway success by adding new features and game modes. Featuring a new single-player narrative, new multiplayer missions, an all-new cooperative-style game mode, and new weapons and vehicles.

NDS Review - 'The Sims 2'

by Hugh McHarg on Jan. 23, 2006 @ 12:21 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Sims 2 delivers classic open-ended gameplay along with exclusive new features. Aspirational gameplay and fully customizable content will give players the most authentic Sims experience to date on console, and will allow players to make their dreams come true while avoiding their innermost fears.

PS2 Review - 'Wild Arms 4'

by Joe Keiser on Jan. 22, 2006 @ 12:40 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Wild Arms 4 is a role-playing game featuring a new cast of characters, an original storyline, and a new strategic battle system, it appeals to new players of the series while fans will instantly recognize the mainstays of the Wild Arms world of Filgaia. Wild Arms 4 follows the journey of four teenagers as they reshape the future of Filgaia.

PS2 Review - 'L.A. Rush'

by Agustin on Jan. 21, 2006 @ 4:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

L.A. Rush recreates a living, breathing go anywhere Los Angeles with highly destructible environments, players will be able to explore Los Angeles by day or by night from Compton, to LAX, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, and the beaches of Santa Monica.

PC Review - 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire'

by Keith Durocher on Jan. 20, 2006 @ 1:46 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry is mysteriously selected as the fourth competitor in the dangerous Triwizard Tournament. Players will experience all the thrills of the movie -- from the Quidditch World Cup campsite to a heart-stopping duel with Lord Voldemort himself!

PC Review - 'Cuban Missile Crisis: The Aftermath'

by Andrew Glenn on Jan. 19, 2006 @ 12:37 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Cuban Missile Crisis: The Aftermath thrusts players into a world ravaged by the military-political confrontation between the USA and USSR in 1962. Cuban Missile Crisis: The Aftermath is a RTS game combined with a turn-based global strategy mode, forcing players to use tactical troop movements while managing their resources and armies.

Xbox Review - 'Samurai Shodown V'

by Thomas Wilde on Jan. 18, 2006 @ 1:29 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Samurai Shodown series has also been known for its willingness to tinker with its unique fighting system, and has resulted in a number of changes over the years. This installment is no different and offers several new features for the dedicated player. Characters can meditate in the heat of battle to affect their stats, and even slow down time for their opponent. Old faithfuls return, and talented gamers can throw their weapons down and fight unarmed.

PS2/Xbox/PC Review - 'Pac-Man World 3'

by Justin on Jan. 17, 2006 @ 12:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In a mad search for power, evil genius Erwin creates a machine that can penetrate into the world of the Ghosts...the Spectral Realm! But now the Spectral Realm is collapsing into the real world, and this will bring about a massive catastrophe that will plunge the world into a state of devastation for years to come!

NDS Review - 'The Chronicles of Narnia'

by Geson Hatchett on Jan. 16, 2006 @ 1:24 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In order to end Narnia's 100 year winter by the evil powers of the malevolent White Witch and free his people, the mighty lion Aslan invokes an ancient prophecy. It will become the destiny of four siblings from our world to work together and use their unique combat skills, weaponry and abilities to defeat the Witch and her armies to save Narnia.

NGC/PS2/Xbox Review - 'Crash Tag Team Racing'

by Justin on Jan. 15, 2006 @ 1:06 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

What is with platformers turning into racing games lately? Crash Tag Team Racing is the way the Crash Bandicoot franchise handles the transition, by dividing the game equally into platforming and racing halves. With polished, traditional gameplay for the action half and the unique Clash mechanic for the racing, Crash Tag Team Racing is shaping up to be a unique experience.