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PS2 Review - '007: From Russia With Love'

by Joe Keiser on Nov. 27, 2005 @ 12:12 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

James Bond 007: From Russia With Love will be the first game to put players in the universe of the classic James Bond films. Set in the original 60’s Bond era, the game features movie-based missions as well as original, action-intensive sequences, a broad and deep variety of gameplay, fully-integrated vehicles, social multiplayer experiences, gorgeous women, and classic, upgradeable weapons and gadgetry with modern mechanics.

PS2/Xbox Review - 'Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit'

by Gordy Wheeler on Nov. 26, 2005 @ 3:58 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, the player is challenged to unravel the amazing secret of the Were-Rabbit on their day and night journey through the vast locations, pitting their wits against a shadowy adversary and frantically battling his minions in a barnstorming adventure. Naturally help is, as ever, at hand from a superb array of "cracking contraptions" concocted by that master of invention, Wallace.

PC Review - 'Earth 2160'

by David Wanaselja on Nov. 26, 2005 @ 1:28 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Only a few thousand humans managed to escape from Earth before its collapse in 2150 A.D. They spent the next few years on the terra forming of the red planet, developing new technologies and building up new civilizations independently and separately from each other, but in the year 2160, something strange happens in this new world ....

Xbox/PC Review - 'GUN'

by Alanix on Nov. 25, 2005 @ 4:30 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. As Colton White, a vengeful gunslinger, players must straddle the line between good and evil as they showdown against corrupt lawmen, a murderous preacher, renegade army psychopaths, merciless outlaws and unforgiving Native Americans, while waging war on horseback, collecting bounties, and commandeering trains.

PS2 Review - 'Magna Carta: Tears of Blood'

by David Wanaselja on Nov. 25, 2005 @ 2:44 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Magna Carta: Tears of Blood is a fantasy role-playing game, developed by Softmax, set in Efferia, a continent populated with five races. In this world, you can use seven different types of Carta and meet a host of characters.

X360 Review - 'Project Gotham Racing 3'

by Eric on Nov. 24, 2005 @ 8:24 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

PGR 3 creates the ultimate roster of the hottest supercars in existence, introduces them to the high-definition era, and drops them into a completely new gaming world, where style rules the road. Racers define and create individually customized gameplay, and can race each other — on or offline.

Xbox Review - 'Battlefield 2: Modern Combat'

by Hugh McHarg on Nov. 24, 2005 @ 1:52 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The first-ever Battlefield console installment will drop players into the heat of battle on the high tech frontlines, entering a new modern era of combat with more firepower and new expansive environments. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of over 30 vehicles, including tanks, helicopters and fast attack vehicles, to engage in major conflicts in some of the largest online battles.

PSP Review - 'Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex'

by Agustin on Nov. 23, 2005 @ 1:19 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In a world without borders, terrorism knows no limits. Section 9 is back to give the cyber-terrorists a run for their money. Play as different members of Section 9 to solve the latest terrorist threat. Use Motoko’s agility, Batou’s strength, Togusa’s stealth or Saito’s sniper skills to investigate the mysteries of Berutarbe.

PC Review - 'Call of Duty 2'

by Keith Durocher on Nov. 23, 2005 @ 1:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Call of Duty 2 is an all new epic title which delivers an unparalleled portrayal of the chaos and intensity that was World War II. CoD 2 is powered by a proprietary new engine featuring striking new visuals, advanced A.I. technology, the most realistic squad combat and explosive action in new historic campaigns.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Perfect Dark Zero'

by Eric on Nov. 22, 2005 @ 1:38 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set in the year 2020 — years before the original hit game — Perfect Dark Zero reveals the origins of Joanna Dark, one of the most lethal special agents. Players must guide Joanna Dark on her journey to become the Perfect Agent, plunging players into a world of corporate espionage and conspiracy.

Xbox Review - 'Tony Hawk's American Wasteland'

by RumDragon on Nov. 22, 2005 @ 12:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

No levels. No load times. Just never-ending action that doesn't stop until you leave the game! Tony Hawk's American Wasteland gives you - for the first time ever in a Hawk game - the freedom to skate, or bike, throughout a rich, expansive open environment. Once you arrive in Los Angeles, the vast city that gave birth to skate culture, the sky's the limit as you progress through the Wasteland story and choose missions that will have you immersed in the action without ever skating the same line twice.

PC Review - 'Quake 4'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Nov. 21, 2005 @ 1:34 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Quake 4 the Strogg are quickly regrouping, however the Strogg’s planetary defenses still destroyed, Earth's forces can deliver a full and final assault. This time, you're not alone. You are Matthew Kane, an elite member of Rhino Squad, and part of Earth’s next invasion wave. An army of soldiers are fighting with you and an arsenal of weapons and vehicles are at your disposal in this heroic and epic battle between worlds.

PS2 Review - 'Gretzky NHL '06'

by Thomas Leaf on Nov. 21, 2005 @ 1:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Gretzky NHL '06, incorporating the new NHL rules, presents the all-new Wayne vs. Wayne Mode, fully playable AHL teams with almost 600 exclusively licensed AHL players, enhancements to team AI, and other new gameplay features to create the perfect blend of authentic hockey and arcade-style gameplay.

PS2 Review - 'SSX On Tour'

by Alanix on Nov. 20, 2005 @ 1:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Reach breakneck speeds, catch huge air, and become an icon with SSX On Tour. Create a rider or skier and build a career as you progress from a slope-side wannabe to a black-diamond-dominating rockstar. Compete for medals or just tear up the massive new mountain, but make sure you look good doing it because your reputation is always on the line.

Xbox Review - 'The Warriors'

by Geson Hatchett on Nov. 20, 2005 @ 1:31 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

New York City, 1979. A battle on the streets of New York. The armies of the night number 60,000 strong, and tonight they’re all after The Warriors-- a street gang wrongly accused of killing a rival gang leader. The Warriors must make their way from one end of New York to their turf on the other side of the city. All that stands between The Warriors and their survival are 20 miles and thousands of street gang members.

PS2 Review - 'Soul Calibur III'

by Reldan on Nov. 19, 2005 @ 1:34 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Soul Calibur III offers the series' hallmarks of exhilarating sword-fighting action and profound martial arts while also delivering highly improved graphics and sound effects to create a unique gaming experience. It also features a Character Creation Mode, which allows players to create original warriors.

PS2 Review - 'Shadow of the Colossus'

by Kris Graft on Nov. 19, 2005 @ 1:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Shadow of the Colossus, players take the role of a young man seeking the truth of an ancient tale of power hidden in a mystical land. Shadow of the Colossus is a majestic journey through ancient lands to seek out and destroy gigantic mythical beasts.

PC Review - 'Vietcong 2'

by Dan Barrow on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 1:08 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Vietcong 2 is a FPS set against the background of the 1968 Tet Offensive, in and around the ancient city of Hue (pronounced Who-ay), during the Vietnam War. Brought to life through a gritty story compiled from first hand accounts and memories of Special Forces and Infantry servicemen stationed in Hue during the assault.

PS2 Review - 'Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King'

by Alicia on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 12:21 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Dragon Quest is back with a vengeance in the eighth installment in Enix's landmark RPG series, Journey of the Cursed King. Fight classic turn-based battles, customize your characters, practice alchemy, and immerse yourself in 3D world fully rendered and cel-shaded in the style of legendary designer Akira Toriyama. Rich voice acting and a fully orchestrated score help make Dragon Quest 8 a new beginning for the look and feel of the series.

PSP Review - 'GTA: Liberty City Stories'

by Alanix on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 1:20 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The story of GTA: Liberty City Stories takes place 3 years before the events of GTA 3 and we find that our main character Toni Cipriani has returned from laying low for the past 4 years after taking out a rival mob boss for the Leone crime family. Having welcomed him back with open arms, the Don Salvatore Leone is putting Toni to back work under the watchful eye of Vincenzo Cilli, one of his most trusted capo’s.