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May 2018


PS3 Preview - 'Full Auto 2: Battlelines'

by Hugh McHarg on May 28, 2006 @ 2:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Full Auto 2: Battlelines puts high-speed vehicles outfitted with weapons and armor into fully realized and fully destructible urban street environments. Fierce combat-racing will ensue as you strategically use destruction to win races as well as leave massive devastation in your wake.

PC Preview - 'The Movies: Stunts & Effects'

by Alan Butterworth on May 27, 2006 @ 5:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The Movies: Stunts & Effects adds new features such as stuntmen, a movie-making toolset, a diverse selection of dangerous stunts, astounding visual effects, impressive new sets and a number of brand-new techniques and technologies that can be used when making a movie.

Wii Preview - 'Super Swing Golf Pangya'

by David Brothers on May 26, 2006 @ 3:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Super Swing Golf Pangya is a wholly rebuilt version of a golf game that's super-popular over in Japan and Korea. It promises to make use of the Nintendo Wii's new controller in order to make playing this golf game an experience in your very own living room.

PC Preview - 'Crysis'

by Thomas Wilde on May 26, 2006 @ 2:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Crysis, shooter fans will face a new kind of gameplay challenge requiring adaptive tactics and customization of weapons and armor in dynamic, hostile environments as mankind struggles to survive in the face of a horrific alien invasion.

X360 Preview - 'Far East of Eden Ziria: Tales from Distant Jipang'

by Alicia on May 25, 2006 @ 4:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The remake of Far East of Eden: Ziria for the Xbox 360 involved a complete visual overhaul from 2D sprites to 3D polygonal world, in addition to a complete revision of the first-person combat system to a more contemporary third-person.

PSP Preview - 'Sonic Rivals'

by Geson Hatchett on May 25, 2006 @ 2:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Rip through tracks in some high-spirited single player and wireless multiplayer action against friends as Sonic returns in a whole new racing-platformer with classic 2D gameplay in true 3D environments for gamers on the go.

Wii Preview - 'Madden NFL 2007'

by Geson Hatchett on May 24, 2006 @ 5:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Madden NFL 07 is being custom-designed for Nintendo's next-gen console, Wii. Using the console's unique remote to pass, kick, snap, throw, catch and run, players will interact with the game in an entirely new way.

PC Preview - 'Infernal'

by Inexhist on May 24, 2006 @ 5:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Infernal is a third-person action adventure that is set in a present-day scenario, with stunning environments and strong characters. The story relates to the eternal conflict between good and evil, confronted in supernatural intelligence agencies.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Indiana Jones'

by Alicia on May 23, 2006 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set in 1939, this epic, original Indy story puts you in the fedora of the legendary adventure hero as he unravels the clues found in ancient artifacts spanning the globe. From San Francisco's Chinatown to the world's most sacred ground, Indy must use his fists, whip and trusty revolver to fight through ruthless opposition and piece together a mystery of biblical proportions.

PC Preview - 'Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures'

by Reldan on May 23, 2006 @ 12:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures is an Online Action RPG, mixing a deep, story-driven single-player experience and a massive and brutal multiplayer end-game brings forth the ultimate representation of the Age of Conan.

Xbox 360 Singleplayer Preview - 'Gears of War'

by Eric on May 22, 2006 @ 1:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Gears of War blends the best of tactical action games with the best of survival horror titles, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde, creating cinematic, high-definition visuals so intense and powerful, it feels like the gamers are controlling a blockbuster action movie.

PSP Preview - 'Mercury Meltdown'

by Hank on May 22, 2006 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Mercury Meltdown features a new vibrant visual style, double the number of stages, a free-look camera, new ways to control your mercury blob, 2 player support, many new modes for ultimate party-puzzle action, as well as game sharing capabilities, customization skins and downloadable content.

PSP/PS2 Preview - 'The Fast and the Furious'

by Inexhist on May 21, 2006 @ 2:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Inspired by the events of Universal Pictures' upcoming film, The Fast & The Furious: Tokyo Drift, this game will immerse players in the underground world of drift racing. Set in a world related to, yet separate from, the movie, the game features a ground breaking drift mechanic that makes drifting accessible to both beginning and veteran racing game drivers.

PS2/Xbox/Wii/PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Marvel: Ultimate Alliance'

by Thomas Wilde on May 21, 2006 @ 12:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Marvel: Ultimate Alliance features a deep, rich gameplay experience by offering total team customization, where players create their own team name, icon and vehicle, as well as establish their team reputation as they play throughout the story.

PSP Preview - 'Brooktown High: Senior Year'

by Geson Hatchett on May 20, 2006 @ 6:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set against the drama and excitement of players' senior year of high school, Brooktown High: Senior Year for the PSP is a groundbreaking social interaction and dating simulation that challenges players to create their own characters and find the girl or boy of their dreams.

PC Preview - 'Tabula Rasa'

by Mark Crump on May 20, 2006 @ 5:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

A heroic task awaits you. Just beyond your galaxy, an ancient malevolence has embarked upon a covetous rampage. This demonic juggernaut seeks nothing less than the total enslavement of every world it encounters. Your world could be next.

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.