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October 2017


NDS Review - 'Spyro Shadow Legacy'

by Hugh McHarg on Jan. 3, 2006 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Spyro Shadow Legacy is an action/adventure game which will – for the first time – introduce magical powers, role-playing game (RPG) elements, and martial arts fighting to the beloved Spyro gameplay.

PS2 Review - 'Fatal Frame III: The Tormented'

by Kris Graft on Jan. 2, 2006 @ 12:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In FF3 you take on the role of Rei, a cursed young woman whose overwhelming guilt and tormented dreams lead her into a formidable world where the lines between reality and nightmares are blurred and the only way out is to solve the mystery of the tattoo.

Xbox Review - 'Indigo Prophecy'

by Corey Owen on Jan. 2, 2006 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Indigo Prophecy, New York City is stunned by a series of mysterious murders, all following the same pattern: ordinary people are killing absolute strangers in public areas. Lucas Kane becomes another one of these murderers when he suddenly kills a stranger in a men’s bathroom. Hunted by police, Lucas must uncover the dark forces behind his crime before being incarcerated for life.

PSP Review - 'The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion'

by Agustin on Jan. 1, 2006 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The Legend of Heroes is a single-player turn-based role-playing game featuring more than 100 unique characters to interact with, over 50 hours of gameplay and a deeply involving story line that unfolds in one of the most beautifully crafted 3D environments available on the PSP.

PC Review - 'Peter Jackson's King Kong'

by RumDragon on Dec. 31, 2005 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Delve deeper into the film experience through alternative viewpoints designed to immerse the player into the action and truly "feel" the tension of the adventure. Unprecedented Alternating Gameplay Battle for survival on Skull Island in first-person as Jack Driscoll AND experience the staggering power of King Kong in third-person taking on massive beasts.

GBA Review - 'Final Fantasy IV Advance'

by Katarani on Dec. 30, 2005 @ 12:29 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Final Fantasy IV Advance includes 18 towns and castles, dozens of magical spells and hundreds of monsters, weapons and items to help players on their quests. The game features the astounding music, challenging adventures and interesting storyline that are the hallmarks of the Final Fantasyfranchise. Additional game elements also have been added to enhance the GBA version.

PC Review - 'UFO: Aftershock'

by RumDragon on Dec. 28, 2005 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.

PC Review - 'Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None'

by Judy on Dec. 27, 2005 @ 12:04 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

While the storyline of Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None follows 10 strangers who are invited to a lavish island only to be accused of murder, players assume the role of a new 11th character, Patrick Narracott the boatman who takes guests to the island. The player must reveal the killer before becoming a victim.

Xbox Review - 'Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth'

by Thomas Wilde on Dec. 27, 2005 @ 12:03 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth is an eagerly anticipated first-person horror adventure based on the award winning RPG from Chaosium that in turn is based on the writings of the acclaimed American horror author H. P. Lovecraft...

PC Review - 'Hammer & Sickle'

by David Wanaselja on Dec. 26, 2005 @ 12:05 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

A unique mix of turn-based and role-play, Hammer & Sickle is a brand-new gaming experience. The dizzying array of tactical solutions for each situation is greatly deepened by the fully destructible environments - while an open mission structure and the non-linear story put you in complete control of the game world.

Xbox 360 Review - 'Quake 4'

by Thomas Leaf on Dec. 26, 2005 @ 12:02 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.

Xbox Review - 'The Matrix: Path of Neo'

by Chad on Dec. 25, 2005 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Atari is returning to the universe of "The Matrix" with a new game that lets players assume the role of actor Keanu Reeves' lead character Neo and relive his most important and memorable scenarios from the complete film trilogy, including the original film.

PS2 Review - 'Karaoke Revolution Party'

by Ricardo Chimal on Dec. 25, 2005 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

With over 50 songs, including all-new classic favorites and current smash hits, the fourth release in the incredibly popular series contains the largest library of music ever released in a Karaoke Revolution game.

Xbox Review - 'True Crime: New York City'

by Hugh McHarg on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

True Crime: New York City will follow another policeman through the meticulously re-created streets of a real-life metropolitan area. However, instead of the wisecracking LAPD detective Nick Kang, gamers will now play as Marcus Reed, a former gang member-turned-NYPD officer.

GameCube Review - 'Midway Arcade Treasures 3'

by Alicia on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Midway Arcade Treasures 3 is a collection of eight classic arcade racing games featuring insane jumps and stunts in RUSH: The Rock and RUSH 2049 along with jet boat adventures in Hydro Thunder. Test your arena-style 4x4 driving skills in Super Off Road or get down in the dirt with Off Road Thunder: Mud, Sweat and Gears. Experience stunt driving in Race Drivin’ or jump to the future for the post-nuclear battle of Badlands or shoot things up in S.T.U.N. Runner.

GBA Review - 'Hi Hi Puffy Ami Yumi: Kaznapped!'

by Katarani on Dec. 22, 2005 @ 12:45 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Hi Hi Puffy Ami Yumi introduces a brand new gaming genre - the 'Rock 'n' Roll Brawler.' This action packed adventure allows players to call upon the powers of rock and roll to defeat their enemies as they travel the globe using only their instruments as weapons!

Xbox Review - 'America's Army: Rise of a Soldier'

by Justin on Dec. 22, 2005 @ 12:32 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Built in partnership with the U.S. Army, and developed by Secret Level, America's Army: Rise of a Soldier offers the most true-to-life Army experience, allowing you to create a soldier and take him through the thrills and adventure of an army career. Intense single-player missions and high-adrenaline multiplayer action build the skills of your soldier and advance him through his career.

PS2 Review - 'Trapt'

by Kris Graft on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 2:45 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Equal parts action and strategy, Trapt features a unique system that lets players set a variety of traps throughout each level to create intense combinations that burn, maim, skewer, electrocute, fling, confuse, pulverize and eventually obliterate Princess Allura’s attackers.

Xbox Review - 'Ty the Tasmanian Tiger 3: Night of the Quinkan'

by Alicia on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 2:16 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In TY the Tasmanian Tiger 3: Night of the Quinkan, TY and his mates face their biggest challenge yet - an otherworldly invasion by an ancient evil known as the Quinkan.

PS2 Review - 'WWE Smackdown! vs Raw 2006'

by Geson Hatchett on Dec. 20, 2005 @ 12:50 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Enter the ring for the fight of your life against top WWE Superstars and if your good enough, the championship. WWE Smackdown! vs Raw 2006 will redefine the wrestling genre by delivering the deepest and most realistic wrestling experience ever, yet easy enough for casual gamers to pick up and play.