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'Goldeneye 007' Creator Martin Hollis To Present 'Making Of GoldenEye 007'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 30, 2004 @ 5:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Martin Hollis, director and producer of the multi-award-winning GoldenEye 007 for Nintendo 64, is to present publicly for the first time ever at the forthcoming European Developers' Forum. Read more for details...

Hanako Games Releases Word Puzzle/RPG 'Pentagraph'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 29, 2004 @ 2:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hanako Games announced today that they have released "Pentagraph", an exciting combination of word puzzle and role playing game. Take control of a humble student of magic trying to save the school master, captured and being held deep in the depths of the school's dungeon. Battle your way through dozens of enemies by solving five letter word puzzles, gain and use items to aid your combat, and find secret words that send any monster running in fear. Read more for details...

'LMA Manager 2005' (PS2/Xbox) Coming This Fall - Screens

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 29, 2004 @ 2:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you think you've got what it takes to be or beat the likes of Ferguson, Wenger, Robson and Mourinho, prepare to put your tactics to the test as Codemasters confirms that the nation's favourite console football management series will return this October with LMA Manager 2005 for PS2 & Xbox. Read more for details & screens...

THQ Announces Fiscal 2005 First Quarter Results

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 29, 2004 @ 2:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ, publisher of such upcoming titles as 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R: Shadow of Chernobyl' and 'The Punisher', today announced operating results for its fiscal 2005 first quarter and moved earnings per share guidance to $1.10, the high end of its previous range, for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2005. It sounds like things are looking good for the long-time publisher, read more for details...

'Ultimate Baseball Online' to be Launched in Fall 2004

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 28, 2004 @ 8:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Netamin today announced the world's first virtual reality, massive multi-player online sports game, Ultimate Baseball Online (UBO), is in the final stages of testing and will be ready for a worldwide launch in Fall 2004. Read more for details...

European Games Network Announces Seventeen More Exhibitors

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 24, 2004 @ 9:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sega, Nintendo and NCsoft have confirmed a major presence at Europe’s new games business event, the European Games Network, to be held at London ExCeL from September 1st - 3rd, 2004. Read more for further details ...

Xbox Review - 'Samurai Warriors'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 22, 2004 @ 12:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Play as the brave Yukimura Sanada or other legendary warriors including the mysterious Nobunaga Oda, and the ninja, Hanzo Hattori. Your quest will take you to the sprawling Japanese battlefields of Okehazama and Kawanakajima and inside the embattled walls of Osaka Castle. Come face-to-face with gun-toting troops, echelons of ninja, and deadly kunoichi (female ninja).

PC Review - 'The Suffering'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on July 5, 2004 @ 11:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Unleashing the horror throughout nine levels, The Suffering features dynamic lighting that illuminates frightening visions of horror-filled exploration and frantic combat sequences. In the dark world of The Suffering, creatures attack from the shadows and emerge from jail cells, chambers, the ground and trees, surprising the player in the most disturbing ways possible. As Torque, the main character, players encounter a cast of uniquely hardened criminals, prison guards and grotesque apparitions.

Xbox Review - 'DRIV3R'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on June 30, 2004 @ 1:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

DRIV3R is an action-packed driving adventure game that recreates the excitement of a Hollywood blockbuster car chase and plays like an interactive movie. Developed by Reflections Interactive, the masterminds behind Driver and Driver 2, DRIV3R stays true to its roots, incorporating the cinematic gameplay and gritty street crime of its predecessors with ground breaking graphics and three mammoth, wide-open city environments.

Xbox Review - 'Hitman: Contracts'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on June 26, 2004 @ 3:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Hitman: Contracts delivers more action-packed and suspense-filled missions, with a greater variety of ways to make the perfect kill and an increased arsenal of firearms and close-combat weapons. A new graphics engine showcases your 'work' in brutal detail and brings the new locations to life. An improved control system and more gradual learning curve will ensure that the game is accessible to all aspiring hitmen.