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Xbox Review - 'Kingdom Under Fire: The Crusaders'

by Kris Graft on Nov. 7, 2004 @ 4:52 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set 50 years after the War of Heroes, players assume the role of a general in a fantasy battlefield. Players must fight alongside their troops and use catapults, dragons or any means necessary to crush the Dark Legions and put an end to the terror they've unleashed on the sacred Holy Grounds.

PS2 Review - 'Samurai Warriors Xtreme Legends'

by Geson Hatchett on Nov. 7, 2004 @ 4:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Xtreme Legends allows the player to continue from the original version by adding four new legendary warriors with unique new stories and multiple endings. New battle scenarios from the era are added as are new weapons, skills and items. When Samurai Warriors is "re-mixed" with Samurai Warriors Xtreme Legends, new characterisations are added to the stories of other characters and characterisations from Samurai Warriors Xtreme Legends will appear in the original storylines

GBA Review - 'Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django'

by Nathan Mourfield on Nov. 6, 2004 @ 3:16 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django is the second installment in the popular Boktai franchise bringing back one of the most innovative features to be implemented into a video game - the signature solar sensor technology, which incorporates natural sunlight into gameplay.

Xbox Review - 'Tak 2: The Staff of Dreams'

by Inexhist on Nov. 6, 2004 @ 2:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Join Tak in an epic adventure, as he must learn new Juju magic to recover the Staff of Dreams and defeat Tlaloc once and for all. Tak’s role in the great Prophecy of the Pupanunu people isn’t over. Rather, it’s just begun!

PS2 Review - 'KOF: Maximum Impact'

by Hank on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 2:40 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The annual King of Fighters tournament is set to begin in one week. As the gala festivities begin, turf wars are breaking out among the underworld street gangs. The conflict is so severe that it threatens to drag the participants of the KOF tournament into the fray. The honor and tradition of the tournament is at stake. The gangs must be stopped at all costs.

PC Review - 'Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 2:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set in the Pacific Theatre of WWII, Medal of Honor Pacific Assault for the PC represents a unique addition to the award-winning Medal of Honor franchise. Players step into the boots of Marine Private Tom Conlin and feel his shock at the destruction of the American fleet at Pearl Harbor, his growing resolve in the fight for Henderson Field on Guadalcanal, and his triumph at the penultimate battle for Tarawa Island.

Xbox Review - 'Outlaw Golf 2'

by Agustin on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 2:47 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

'Outlaw Golf 2' will be even more raunchy with all new courses, new characters (and old favorites), golf cart stunt driving, enhanced AI and controls, and an all new way to beat up your caddie to regain your composure. Outlaw Golf 2 will be on the Xbox Live multiplayer game network so gamers can see if their shafts match up to other duffers around the world.

PC Review - 'Shade: Wrath of Angels'

by Mark Crump on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 2:37 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In 'Shade: Wrath of Angels' you take on the role of a secretive ex-military mercenary, who receives a letter from his brother asking to meet him in an old Eastern European town. Once there the player finds the town strangely quiet - until he discovers dead bodies, frighten soldiers and scientists running away from the town.

Xbox Review - 'Fatal Frame 2: Crimson Butterfly'

by Thomas Wilde on Nov. 3, 2004 @ 3:12 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Tensions rise as Fatal Frame 2 on Xbox boasts a new mode that allows the player to move through the lost village in the first person view. The player experiences limited sight leading to higher insecurities and an increased feeling of vulnerability in the most terrifying Fatal Frame mode to date.

PS2 Review - 'Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone'

by Thomas Wilde on Nov. 2, 2004 @ 12:15 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone is an action adventure game set in the popular D&D world created by Wizards of the Coast. Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone will place players in the middle of a heated battle between two demonic armies set to overrun the world of Faerun.

Gamecube Review - 'Paper Mario 2: The Thousand Year Door'

by Thomas Wilde on Nov. 1, 2004 @ 2:05 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Maps at the ready! Princess Peach has been kidnapped and Mario must follow the map's clues to the Star Crystals - the only power able to guide him to the Princess. But beware you will meet many people along the way and it is up to you to decide if they are friend or enemy! Mario can partner up with characters that can then combine with Mario to allow new moves.

PC Review - 'Secret of the Silver Earring'

by Gordy Wheeler on Oct. 29, 2004 @ 12:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Playing as both the detective Sherlock himself and his no less-loved sidekick Dr Watson, the player must investigate their way around massive, sumptuous levels rich in graphical detail, which will delight knowledgeable fans and newcomers alike.

PS2 Review - 'Tony Hawk's Underground 2'

by Kris Graft on Oct. 29, 2004 @ 12:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

It's time to go globetrotting on a sick international road trip with Tony Hawk and Bam Margera. THUG 2 delivers a hilarious story mode, an unprecedented level of customization, and more moves than the Skate Gods could dream of. Grab your board, an arsenal of spray paint and prepare to wreak havoc around the world. Also check our THUG 2 PC and Xbox reviews.

Xbox Review - 'Conflict: Vietnam'

by Agustin on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 3:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Conflict: Vietnam follows the progress of four US soldiers, Ragman, Junior, Hoss and Cherry, cut off from their unit during the 1968 Tet Offensive and tasked with fighting their way back to friendly lines.

PS2 Review - 'Bad Boys: Miami Takedown'

by Inexhist on Oct. 28, 2004 @ 2:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

In Bad Boys: Miami Takedown, a new drug has emerged in Miami, and its use is spreading fast. As key members of the Tactical Narcotics Team (TNT), players take on the roles of either Mike Lowrey or Marcus Burnett and must stop the highly organized cartels that are flooding the market with this new drug. Players need to move fast to make sure the TNT cops are not DOA.

Xbox Preview - 'BloodRayne 2'

by Thomas Wilde on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

BloodRayne is a dhampir, born from the unnatural union of vampire and human. Blessed with the powers of a vampire but cursed with the unquenchable thirst for blood and a weakness to sunlight, Rayne is challenged with her most personal battle yet in BloodRayne 2.

PC Review - 'Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude'

by Alanix on Oct. 27, 2004 @ 1:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Larry Laffer's nephew, Larry Lovage, is a typical college student. He lives in a dorm, has a crush on his biology professor, and goes to bars with his buddies. But when a TV dating show comes to campus, Larry gets a chance for national sexposure. If he can show that he can make any girl on campus swoon, he will become a campus legend.

PC Review – 'Full Spectrum Warrior'

by Thomas Leaf on Oct. 26, 2004 @ 1:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Full Spectrum Warrior is based on a light infantry-training simulator designed by Pandemic Studios for the U.S. Army as a tool to reinforce Army doctrine and squad tactics amongst troops. Full Spectrum Warrior is a squad-based, tactical-action game that delivers the experience of squad level command in the heat of battle.

Xbox Review - 'SVC Chaos: SNK vs. Capcom'

by Inexhist on Oct. 26, 2004 @ 12:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The clash between the popular characters of SNK and CAPCOM comes to the Xbox. This time SNK takes the baton from the previously released "Capcom vs. SNK" to again bring players the dream match of fighting games, all with the unique SNK touch. An incredible clash of 36 characters from world famous SNK and Capcom franchises such as Fatal Fury, Samurai Shodown, The King of Fighters and Street Fighter.

Xbox Review - 'FIFA Soccer 2005'

by Nathan Mourfield on Oct. 25, 2004 @ 1:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

With more than 350 official team and league licenses from around the world, more than 12,000 officially licensed players, an enhanced Career Mode, and EA SPORTS Online play (PS2 only), FIFA Soccer 2005 is the only complete, authentic, and intelligent soccer experience.