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'Karaoke Revolution Volume 2' (PS2) Ships to Stores

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 10:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment - America today announced that Karaoke Revolution Volume 2 for the PlayStation 2 has shipped to retail outlets nationwide. It's time to step up to the mic!

Microsoft Brings 'OutRun2' (Xbox) to North America - Screens

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 10:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft today announced that it will publish the Xbox version of Outrun2 in North America, due to ship to retail stores this October. OutRun2 is the sequel to the famous game that made its first appearance in arcades across the world 17 years ago.

'Tales of Symphonia' (NGC) Ships to Stores

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 9:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Video games developer and publisher Namco Hometek Inc. announced today that its popular role-playing game, Tales of Symphonia, has shipped to North American retail outlets.

'Athens 2004' (PS2) Now Available In Stores

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 8:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

PlayStation announced today the launch of Athens 2004, The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games, from 989 Sports. Featuring a variety of game modes and venues that have been recreated down to the smallest detail, players will be able to choose one of 64 countries and 800 different athletes while attempting to break an Olympic or World Record in 25 events.

'Battlefield: Modern Combat' (PS2/Xbox) Delayed, Single Player Mode Added

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 7:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts and Digital Illusions announced today that Battlefield: Modern Combat will feature a single-player mode when it ships in fall 2005. The game is currently in development for the PS2 and Xbox. Originally slated for a fall 2004 release, this means EA delayed the title for a year!

'Test Drive: Eve of Destruction' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 7:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Test Drive: Eve of Destruction blends the best elements of racing and demolition and is packed with 25 different events, including Demo Derby, where the last car standing wins; Gauntlet, where the player climbs behind the wheel of a hearse and tries to finish a set number of laps while the rest of the field attempts to stop them; Trailer Race, a new brand of racing event, where players compete while towing various types of trailers and must finish the race with something resembling a trailer still attached.

'Axis And Allies' - Developer Q&A

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 7:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

World War II springs to life as you experience the most epic battles in the history of mankind. For the first time, the world's five superpowers battle for control on truly global scale. Direct the military and economic destiny of Japan, England, Germany, Russia or Germany. With each battle fought in real-time, comes the opportunity to create a new destiny as you change the course of history itself. Atari has released a small gameplay Q&A with TimeGate Studios, read more to check it out...

'Scrapland' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 7:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCRAPLAND is an action game. In third-person, the player controls D-Tritus when he goes on foot and his gunship when he pilots on Chimera streets. The player, by hacking into the GDB, can transform himself into 15 different characters, acquiring then the special ability of every one of them. The player can also drive any gunship he finds and can create his own collection of unique gunships, freely combining pieces he finds aboard the ship.

'Star Wars Republic Commando' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 7:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enter the covert world of the Star Wars infantry for the first time and become a member of an elite Republic Special Operations unit in LucasArts new squad based first-person shooter, Star Wars Republic Commando. Set during the Clone Wars, between Attack of the Clones and the upcoming Star Wars: Episode III, Star Wars Republic Commando will be released fall 2004 for the PC and Xbox. Read more for new screens ...

'Splinter Cell 3' Officially Called 'Splinter Cell Chaos Theory'

by Judy on July 13, 2004 @ 7:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell 3, the third blockbuster in the millions-selling Splinter Cell franchise, will officially be called "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Chaos Theory." The game will be available on Xbox and PC for Christmas 2004, and on other formats in Q1 2005 (PAL territories), including the N-Gage platform, published by Gameloft.