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'King Kong' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 9:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Delve deeper into the film experience through alternative viewpoints designed to immerse the player into the action and truly "feel" the tension of the adventure. Unprecedented Alternating Gameplay Battle for survival on Skull Island in first-person as Jack Driscoll AND experience the staggering power of King Kong in third-person taking on massive beasts.

'Perfect Dark: Zero' (X360) - 6 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 7:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Perfect Dark: Zero is the prequel to the hugely popular and critically acclaimed Perfect Dark. Set in the year 2020 — years before the original hit game — Perfect Dark: Zero reveals the origins of Joanna Dark, one of the most lethal special agents.

MTV Presents GameØRZ Week

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

MTV today announced that video games would takeover MTV’s various on-air and online platforms during the week of November 20th for the network’s first ever GameØRZ Week. Programming will focus on the latest hardware, hottest new games, behind the scenes access into gaming development, the stars behind the games, the lifestyle, the fiercest competitions, etc. Read more for the airing schedule...

'Hard Truck: Apocalypse' - 110 Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 5:48 p.m. PST | Filed under News

This third person action/RPG is set in the post-apocalyptic environment full of menacing mysteries and unfriendly inhabitants. Explore the new world using your heavy truck. The truck is your ultimate shelter, armor and a mean to earn your living. The upgrades of your heavy truck will pave the road to your victories in truck battles.

'Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 4:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

BattleBorne Entertainment and South Peak Interactive introduce Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers, a third-person action game set during World War II, beginning with the D-Day invasion of France when paratroopers were dropped behind enemy lines ahead of the Normandy landings to support the Allied assault on Germany’s Fortress Europe.

Electronic Arts Slashes Prices On Several Titles

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 4:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts has reduced prices on some titles by 20 percent to spur sales and thwart competition. Nascar 06, Burnout Revenge, and NBA Live 06 are a few titles that are now available at $39.99 (instead of $49.99).

'Trackmania Sunrise' - eXtreme Upgrade Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 4:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Trackmania Sunrise is getting a free downloadable expansion pack dubbed Trackmania Sunrise eXtreme, featuring new and more insane tracks than ever before. This patch will upgrade you original Sunrise game to Sunrise Extreme (thanks Tiscali). Read more for download links ...

'Don't Get Angry 2' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 2:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Don't Get Angry 2 is based on a classic board-game. The game will feature a unique comic 3d-graphic-look and ludicrous new game features like the new Ninja or Gladiator Teams or the new air attack. This updated demo features the same content as before (two of the ten Teams, three game environments, all field-layouts and events) but fixes some problems and adds a new chase-cam.

'Amped 3' (X360) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 2:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Amped 3 features the most authentic snowboarding gameplay with perfected controls and the elements of a true extreme sports sandbox. Throw down stylish tricks, white-knuckle sled rides, and experience death-defying crashes as you earn your world ranking online. Tweak your tricks, gear, runs, music, and special effects while saving your crew in this twisted story that defines Amped 3.

'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' (Xbox/PC) - 9 Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 2:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dreamfall: The Longest Journey is an action-packed thriller set in a large and varied game world mixing gritty reality with imaginative fantasy. The game features three worlds, three distinctly different playable characters, and exciting action-adventure gameplay wrapped in a mature, exhilarating, and innovative storyline.