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'Hunting Unlimited 4' - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 12:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Travel throughout the United States, Canada and exotic Africa to lock your sights on the prey of a lifetime. Unique action-packed missions will get your quarry running and your heart pumping. In 2005, Arush the game's publisher/financier, went into recievership along with its parent company Hip Interactive, so the future of the game looks rather bleak.

'Naughty America: The Game' Gets Identity Verification System

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 11:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Naughty America today announced a contractual arrangement with online identity verification service Sentry, to provide identity and background verification for its newly announced MMO, Naughty America: The Game. This is the first such arrangement for Sentry in the world of online gaming.

'Twilight War: After the Fall' Gets Cancelled

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 11:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Smiling Gator Productions announced today that it has shut down and its Source powered title Twilight War is cancellened. "Unfortunately, the end of 2005 is also the end of SGP. Our committed funds have run dry and we were not successful in the hunt for additional investment. The websites and email will be disabled in the coming days, so this is our last announcement before we shut down for good. "

'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' Coming North America

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 11:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Funcom announced today that it has signed an exclusive publishing agreement with Aspyr Media to publish Dreamfall: The Longest Journey in North America.

'World of Warcraft' - v1.9.0 Euro Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 3:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard has released a new update for its MMORPG World of Warcraft. This v1.9.0 patch is for the European editions of the game and adds the Gates of Ahn'Qiraj dungeons, a Linked Auction House system, multiple battleground queues, soul shards bags, a Raid Calendar system, and a slew of gameplay & ba;ance tweaks, bug & crash fixes, etc.

'Halo Zero' - v1.8.5 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 3:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Halo Zero is a free (french) fan made 2D action game based on Bungie and Halo FPS. Set on the same planet as the official Halo novel The Fall of Reach and you to play as Master Chief, ducking, jumping, switching and picking up weapons, on your way to blast all that is Covenant out of the way. This v1.8.5 patch addresses various multiplayer issues.

'Devil May Cry 3 Special Edition' (PS2) Gets Release Date - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 3:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom today announced DMC 3: Dante's Awakening Special Edition for the PS2 will join Sony's "Greatest Hits" collection. Featuring a redesigned package, the special edition will feature a horde of additional content, new options and an additional playable character.

'MVP 06 NCAA Baseball' (PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 3:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EA announced that MVP 06 NCAA Baseball has officially gone gold and will ship to retailers for PS2 and Xbox on Tuesday, January 17. MVP 06 NCAA Baseball will celebrate everything that makes NCAA baseball unique -- aluminum bats, intense action, and stadiums filled with school spirit and packed with passionate fans.

'Grand Raid Offroad' (X360/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 2:59 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Deep in the wildest outback the best rally pilots compete on some of the most beautiful and longest tracks of the world. Races are dangerous: arriving in one piece at the end of a stage is already a victory... Choose from 30 vehicles the one that you consider to suit best to conquer the vast wilderness. And attention, with Grand Raid Offroad you will definetly be facing vastness.

2006 Game Developers Choice Awards Open for Nominations

by Rainier on Jan. 4, 2006 @ 2:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Nominations are now being accepted for the 6th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. Entries can be submitted through up until Jan. 13, 2006, the awards ceremony will take place Wednesday, March 22, 2006 during the GDC.