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'Rugby 06' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 19 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 6, 2005 @ 1:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Rugby 06 will challenge gamers to compete in a host of the World's most prestigious rugby competitions including the Six Nations, Lions Tour, Tri Nations, Guinness Premiership and the Super 14. After yesterdays announcement and first screens, here is another batch ...

'Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter' (ALL) - Developer Q&A

by Rainier on Dec. 6, 2005 @ 12:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

In Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 3, players will embody Captain Scott Mitchell as he commands the Ghosts and Special Forces allies equipped with the IWS in the quest to save the president of the United States, recover stolen nuclear codes and eliminate a vicious band of renegade soldiers hell-bent on unleashing catastrophe. Ubisoft producer Mathieu Girard gives us some more details about the PC version...

'Act of War: High Treason' - Official Title & Beta Test Sign-ups

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 9:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Atari Forums are now accepting signups to participate in the Act of War expansion pack beta test. The highlight Act of War: High Treason is a major new feature – it’s the first RTS game ever to feature modern naval combat! In addition, several major and minor additions and adjustments have been made to improve and simplify the experience of the original game, such as new units, upgrades, and streamlined interface mechanics.

'Mall Tycoon 3' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 9:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Cat Daddy has released a demo for its mall sim game Mall Tycoon 3. In the latest installment of the popular Mall Tycoon franchise gamers have the opportunity to design and manage a mega mall that “rules.” This demo features the full content of the game, but is only playable for 60 minutes after which you can purchase a key to unlock the full content.

Various Game Trailers #660

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 9:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

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

  • Grandia III [PS2] - Trailer #2
  • HistWar: Les Grognards - Trailer #5
  • Sword of the Stars - Trailer #5

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

'ALFA: AntiTerror' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 4:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

ALFA: Antiterror is a turn based tactical combat simulator that lets the player control this special operations force through a four episode campaign based on the real life experiences of former ALFA members from 1984 to 2001. This huge demo allows you to try out The Officer's Story mission, 5 single-player operations, and also includes 7 multiplayer maps with 2 modes, hotseat and LAN (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

'Commandos Strike Force' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 4:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Commandos Strike Force takes you right into the heart of the action from a first person perspective. Take control of the three members of the 'Strike Force' unit, each with their own play style. However, it is up to you how you execute plans of attack by combining the Commandos' unique skills (thanks TAFN). Read more for some new screens ...

'Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII' (Xbox) - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 2:43 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII is an Xbox exclusive action-filled flight combat game internally developed by Ubisoft. From Western Europe to the Pacific, players test their air-combat skills as they experience the most famous battles of World War II. As a squadron leader, the player can fly up to 40 WWII aircraft in both single-player and multiplayer missions. Check the freshly launched official website, or read more for new screens ...

'Mutant' - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 2:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Mutant is third person 3D shooter. The main hero is able to use several special abilities where most significant one is presence of two more hands that are placed in two hollows in his jacket directly under the arms. Mutant can hold different guns in different hands and he can fire to different targets at once.

'Smarties: Meltdown' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2005 @ 1:23 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Smarties: Meltdown is a third person action adventure, based on the world famous Smarties confection. Smarties: Meltdown is set on a giant Smarties shaped 'factory ship' orbiting the Earth. Everything is working smoothly when suddenly the factory ship is attacked by a small armada of craft from the fleet of the evil DR Soursweet.