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PC Preview - 'El Matador'

by Hank on May 19, 2006 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

El Matador is a third-person action game with stealth elements set in the environment of Central and South America. It enhances features of the genre with the latest technology, to provide the player with an opportunity to experience the excitement of espionage first-hand.

PC Preview - 'Left Behind: Eternal Forces'

by Reldan on May 19, 2006 @ 2:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Left Behind: Eternal Forces will put players in command of the apocalyptic battles raging in the streets of New York City between the angelic Tribulation Forces and the demonic Global Community Peacekeepers during the End of Days.

X360 Preview - 'Mass Effect'

by Eric on May 19, 2006 @ 2:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Mass Effect is a science-fiction action-RPG created by BioWare, previously known for Jade Empire, KotoR, and Neverwinter Nights. Mass Effect will deliver an immersive story driven gameplay experience with stunning visual fidelity.

PS3 Preview - 'Resistance: Fall of Man'

by Hank on May 18, 2006 @ 1:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Resistance: Fall of Man, the U.S. and Britain band together in a last-ditch effort to save Europe and Asia from a horrific scourge. Humanity’s hope for survival is slim, and the tide of the battle rests on the shoulders of U.S. Army Ranger, Sgt. Nathan Hale.

PS3 Preview - 'Assassin's Creed'

by Hugh McHarg on May 18, 2006 @ 1:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Assassin's Creed is set in 1191 AD, when the Third Crusade was tearing the Holy Land apart. Shrouded in secrecy and feared for their ruthlessness, the Assassins intend to stop the hostilities by suppressing both sides of the conflict. You assume the role of Altair and have the power to throw your immediate environment into chaos and to shape events during this pivotal moment in history.

PS2/Xbox/X360 Preview - 'Superman Returns: The Videogame'

by Thomas Wilde on May 18, 2006 @ 1:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Superman Returns: The Videogame, you explore and protect the truly living city of Metropolis, one that is not only expansive (with 80 sq miles and over 9,000 buildings), but also changes dynamically with you as you affect gameplay.

PC Preview - 'Field Ops'

by Inexhist on May 17, 2006 @ 4:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Field Ops is the perfect mix between strategy and fast-paced military action. Move into the fascinating world of anti-terrorism and manage every aspect of gameplay from strategic planning to taking out the main bad guy with your sniper rifle.

PC Preview - 'The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar'

by Reldan on May 17, 2006 @ 3:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar allows players to explore the most famous fantasy world of all time, fight the evil minions of the Dark Lord Sauron, and advance their heroes by adventuring through the vast reaches of Middle-earth.

PS3 Preview - 'Warhawk'

by Hank on May 17, 2006 @ 3:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Warhawk, players experience the thrill of white-knuckle aerial combat with hundreds of enemy fighters, bone-crunching armored assaults and high-intensity infantry combat in a massive, all-out war fought both on the ground and in the skies.

NDS/PSP Preview - 'Star Trek: Tactical Assault'

by Hugh McHarg on May 16, 2006 @ 3:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Star Trek: Tactical Assault features real-time spaceship combat from the universe of the original Star Trek series. With a wide array of authentic Star Trek races, ships, and weaponry, you can engage in single-player battle through either the Federation or Klingon campaigns or in head-to-head wireless multiplayer combat.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Sonic The Hedgehog'

by Geson Hatchett on May 16, 2006 @ 2:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Sonic The Hedgehog melds top-tier animation production values with next generation art, physics and game design to create the most intense, high velocity Sonic adventure yet! Featuring interactive 3D environments, a large cast of new and returning characters, and a blistering sense of speed, get ready for the reinvention of Sonic The Hedgehog!

PS2 Preview - 'The King of Fighters 2006'

by Thomas Wilde on May 16, 2006 @ 2:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Currently celebrating its twelfth year as one of the most popular fighting video game franchises in the history of gaming, The King of Fighters 2006 will continue to build on the series' rich history with several new characters, as well as many returning favorites.

PSP/PS2/Xbox Preview - 'Justice League Heroes'

by Thomas Wilde on May 15, 2006 @ 3:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Justice League Heroes is an action adventure game with role-playing customization featuring Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter, Zatanna and other unlockable Justice League super heroes.

PC Preview - 'Sword of the Stars'

by Rainier on May 15, 2006 @ 3:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Sword of the Stars is a breakthrough Space Strategy game that seeks to reinvigorate the sub-genre. Players will explore planets, manage their empire and research new technology. Sword of the Stars provides quick, intuitive play, state-of-the-art graphics and tactical combat that make the game instantly involving and rewardingly fun.

PS3 Preview - 'Untold Legends: Dark Kingdom'

by Hugh McHarg on May 15, 2006 @ 2:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Untold Legends: Dark Kingdom will set the standard for next-gen action-RPGs by delivering an immersive fantasy experience through its breath-taking graphics, dramatic storyline, and action-packed battles filled with heart-pounding combat, magical spells and brilliant SFX.

PC Preview - 'Titan Quest'

by Hugh McHarg on May 14, 2006 @ 1:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Titan Quest is an action role-playing game set in the ancient mythical worlds of Greece and Egypt. With an arsenal of more than a thousand pieces of unique and legendary equipment, players will have to overcome terrifying monsters and mythical beasts in their quest to save humankind from the Titans.

NDS Preview - 'Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin'

by Thomas Wilde on May 14, 2006 @ 12:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin, the latest installment in the action series lets players control two different characters as they attempt to thwart a terrible plan to resurrect Dracula’s Castle and bring a reign of darkness upon the world.

PC Preview - 'Rush for Berlin'

by Alan Butterworth on May 13, 2006 @ 1:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Rush for Berlin is a tactical real time strategy game, set on the European battlefields of World War II, during 1944-45. The player's goal; to capture the German capital, as either the British/US/French alliance or the Red army of the Soviet Union.

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.