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'Battle Carry' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 4:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battle Carry is an action oriented deathmatch game featuring high speed tanks and powerful secondary weapons. Take either of the two featured tanks on to the icy plains of the railway for a struggle against up to sixteen players to see who stands above the rest when the smoke clears (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

Lesta Studios Looking for 'Pacific Storm' Game Testers

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 4:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lesta Studio offers you an exciting opportunity to work as a Volunteer QA/Game Tester on its upcoming title Pacific Storm in a closed beta test. Game testing experience preferred but not necessary. Candidate must have experience playing RTS/war-game/air simulation games.

'Silver Wings' - Screens & Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 3:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Silver Wings is a 3D arcade top-down shooter developed by Romanian independent studio Bampusht. Using the original Quake engine, Silver wings is a classic arcade game in the style of Tyrian or Raptor (thanks Serban). Read more for screens, details, or simply download the demo.

'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06' (PS2/Xbox) Courses and Players - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 1:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 06, you will attempt to settle the old debate of just who is the #1 Golfer of All Time. Play golf legends such as Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Ben Hogan on their terms and in their specific eras (equipment, clothing and all). However, Tiger Woods is also there and is after the same goal. It's your job to find him, stop him, and ultimately supplant him as the #1 golfer of every era. Duel with Tiger in multiple matches as he becomes your nemesis, chasing and even taunting you in every tournament.

'Irth Online' Beta Test 3 Signups

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 1:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Magic Hat Software announced today that the third Beta test for its MMORPG Irth Online will begin on August 13, 2005, and run through September 9, 2005. Gamers are encouraged to apply for Beta 3 on the Irth Online website.

Various Game Trailers #571

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 12:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • GT Legends - Trailer #2
  • The Movies - Trailer #4
  • 187: Ride or Die - Video Interviews(2)
  • Bet on Soldier - Alaska Trailer
  • Quake 4 - QuakeCon 2005 ShakyCam #3


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'We Love Katamari' (PS2) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 12:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

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.

'NBA 2K6' (PS2/Xbox) Mixes It Up With Exclusive Hip-Hop Soundtrack

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 11:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

2K Sports today announced that NBA 2K6 will incorporate the deepest integration of music and sports video games to date by featuring a soundtrack of all original and exclusive music by hip-hop's hippest acts, many of whom will tour to promote NBA 2K6 and also appear in The Entertainer's Basketball Classic (EBC) at Rucker Park mode, which allows gamers to play as their favorite rappers in this seminal street-ball tournament.

'Virtua Tennis World Tour' (PSP) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 11:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Virtua Tennis World Tour will feature a playable array of internationally renowned tennis pros in addition to a make-your-own player mode, exclusive mini-games, and original courts. Wi-Fi gameplay is supported, encouraging up to four friends to play together.

'X05' Amsterdam Location Confirmed

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Microsoft lifted the shroud of mystery surrounding the location for X05 and confirmed that Amsterdam will be the city to host this years X0 event. Often referred to as one of the most colourful and vibrant cities in the world, Amsterdam's sophisticated culture and modern mentality make it the perfect home for this year's Xbox invite-only brand experience for the games and entertainment industry.