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Xbox Review - 'Rainbow Six: Lockdown'

by Hugh McHarg on Oct. 19, 2005 @ 12:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In this new episode, you lead Team Rainbow, the world's most elite counter-terrorist unit, as they are called into action and unfamiliar territory to battle a bioterrorist threat. Stakes escalate as they are personally targeted by an evil terrorist organization. Used to protecting the lives of others, Team Rainbow must now embark on a mission to fight and save some of their own.

PS2 Review - 'Genji: Dawn of the Samurai'

by Geson Hatchett on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 12:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Genji is a beautifully cinematic, sword-wielding Samurai adventure based on the popular Japanese legend of the same name. Acting as the historic hero Genkuro Yoshitsune or his trusted companion Benkei, the warrior monk, you set out on a mission to release the oppressed from the evil forces of the warlord Kiyomori and restore the Genji dynasty to power.

Xbox Review - 'Big Mutha Truckers 2: Truck Me Harder!'

by Chad on Oct. 17, 2005 @ 12:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Big Mutha Truckers 2 begins with Ma Jackson being taken into police custody for tax evasion. The only way she can win her case is by hiring Cousin Jacob, the most "fancy-talkin' legal fella" this side of Booger's Canyon. Players will be challenged to raise the cash needed to bribe jurors to let Ma off by trucking, trading, wheeling and dealing.

PS2 Review - 'Ultimate Spider-Man'

by Katarani on Oct. 17, 2005 @ 12:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ultimate Spider-Man allows players to take on the role of Spider-Man AND a super-villain in an original storyline. The game's expanded, free-roaming environments deliver a deep adventure with a variety of challenging missions, diverse game play and an improved combat system that allows players to face off against the largest number of characters from the Spider-Man universe ever assembled.

PS2 Review - 'Indigo Prophecy'

by Gordy Wheeler on Oct. 16, 2005 @ 12:49 a.m. PDT | 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. Covered in blood, Lucas regains consciousness with no recollection as to why he committed murder. Hunted by police, Lucas must uncover the dark forces behind his crime before being incarcerated for life.

PC Review - 'Pariah'

by Justin on Oct. 16, 2005 @ 12:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Pariah focuses on a robust immersive storyline that weaves survival elements into the traditional run-and-gun style of first-person action games.

Xbox Review - 'Moto GP 3: Ultimate Racing Technology'

by Kris Graft on Oct. 15, 2005 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Moto GP 3 has taken the thrill of the first two titles and doubled it, taking the franchise beyond the realms of Grand Prix racing through the introduction of high-adrenaline street racing in Extreme Mode. Players can hone their skills on the streets, experiencing the carnival-like atmosphere that follows the Grand Prix Championship around the world.

Xbox Review - 'Ninja Gaiden Black'

by Agustin on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Ninja Gaiden BLACK boasts a plethora of new action-packed adventures in the new mission mode where Ninja Gaiden fans face their biggest challenges yet as they go up against the toughest enemies and biggest bosses for the ultimate ninja showdown.

PS2 Review - 'We Love Katamari'

by Angus Cormack on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 1:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The King of All Cosmos grew to stardom after taking all of the Prince's katamaris and replacing the stars. His fans knew no bounds and wished to see more katamaris fill the sky. The King of All Cosmos desired to appease all of their requests and recruited the Prince and his cousins to help. Now they are tasked with rolling up even more clumps, each larger and more different than the one before.

Xbox Review - 'NHL 06'

by Tony Jennings on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 2:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

With NHL 06, players can score like a superstar, express themselves through their shooting style with the new EA SPORTS Skill Stick and light the lamp with highlight reel moves such as spinoramas, toe drags, bat-ins, and between-the-legs shots. Classic deke control adds to the arsenal of moves allowing maneuvers around defensemen before snapping off dangerous shots that can ripple the twine and knock the water bottle off the net.

NDS Review - 'Madden NFL 06'

by David Wanaselja on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The Madden NFL Football franchise has revolutionized its passing game—giving Madden NFL 06 the most groundbreaking and innovative offensive arsenal ever created. The new QB Vision Control lets you scan the field, look off defenders, and make perfect throws within your quarterback's unique field of vision. QB Precision Placement lets you put the ball exactly where you want it.

PS2 Review - 'Armored Core: Nine Breaker'

by Agustin on Oct. 10, 2005 @ 1:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

It’s all about the battles with Armored Core: Nine Breaker, taking you straight to the action with two modes of play, hardcore training and arena combat. Design your own customized AC with over 400 parts to choose from. The possibilities are endless.

GBA Review - 'Majesco Kid's Cards'

by Katarani on Oct. 9, 2005 @ 12:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Majesco's Kid's Cards brings all your favorite classic card games to the Game Boy Advance. Play in single player mode or link up with 3 of your friends to enjoy five different card classics. Includes Go Fish, War, CrazyEights, Old Maid, and Slap Jack. The perfect companion for along trip or a rainy day.

PC Review - 'Singles 2: Triple Trouble'

by Keith Durocher on Oct. 8, 2005 @ 2:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Featuring a host of new relationship possibilities and life quests to manage, Singles 2 is true relationship gaming experience. Using a stunning new 3D engine, Singles are totally interactive, with highly unique detailed expressions and can be dressed in a whole range of freaky or fancy outfits.

PS2/Xbox Review - 'Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks'

by Eric on Oct. 7, 2005 @ 2:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks is an action/adventure title driven by both intense single and multi-player action. Similar to the recently released Mortal Kombat: Deception, background interactions (i.e., acid pits, living trees, spiked ceilings, etc.), multiple new fatalities, and action-based puzzles will also play an important role in the player’s quest for an “outstanding” victory.

PC Review - 'Day of Defeat: Source'

by Alanix on Oct. 7, 2005 @ 1:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Day of Defeat is a World War II multiplayer first-person action game that pits players in Axis vs. Allies battles in Western Europe at the height of the war in 1944, remade using Half-Life 2's Source engine. Players enlist as snipers, infantrymen, machine gunners, riflemen and sergeants, and then hit the frontlines running using authentic weaponry.

PS2 Review - 'Bomberman Hardball'

by Alan Knight on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 1:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Bomberman Hardball innovates on the brand's classic puzzle-based bombing action with new baseball, golf and tennis games each of which has single-player and multi-player modes. A new 'life' mode tied to the PS2 system clock provides a dynamic view of your character's day-to-day activities, and side challenges allow you to customize his or her appearance.

PC Review - 'Advent Rising'

by Tim "The Rabbit" Mithee on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 12:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Advent Rising is the first in an epic trilogy of action/adventure games, presented in a stunning cinematic format to deliver an unprecedented variety of game play experiences. Built on the Unreal Warfare engine, it offers precise, refined play-dynamics with action-packed adventure and style, wrapped in a visually imaginative universe.

PS2/Xbox Review - 'Burnout Revenge'

by Kris Graft on Oct. 4, 2005 @ 1:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In addition to tricked out new race, crash and road rage modes, Burnout Revenge takes the series' blistering speed and spectacular destruction to dizzying new heights with an all-new Revenge mode, challenging gamers to battle the clock and unleash their frustrations on rush hour traffic.

PS2 Review - 'Pump It Up: Exceed'

by Alicia on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 12:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Pump it Up: Exceed brings the Korean arcade sensation to American home gamers for the first time. With 101 songs, three different gameplay modes, and a custom dance pad packed in with every game, Pump It Up offers everything a rhythm game fan needs to have fun. Pump It Up offers a unique song selection that blends electronica, American pop, and an extensive collection of Korean pop songs.