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'SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo' (PSP) Gets US Release Date

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 7:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo will offer fans of the multi-million selling franchise all-new single-player and wireless multiplayer gaming missions in four different Areas of Operation (AO). Players are tasked with completing 14 unique, realistic international single-player missions, including Chile, which is a unique AO only available in the PSP release. Previously listed as fall 2005, SCEA announced today operations start November 8, 2005.

'The Great British Football Quiz' (PS2) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 6:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The first in Liquid Games' series of quizzes for the PS2 - The Great British Football Quiz - has successfully been submitted, checked by Sony and has now gone gold ahead of schedule.

'Prince of Persia Kindred Blades' (ALL) Speed Kills Explained - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 6:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blending the best features from the first two installments with the talent, vision and ingenuity of Ubisoft's development teams, Prince of Persia 3 will enliven the franchise with a vitality - and plenty of unexpected twists - that will impress and satisfy long-time fans and newcomers alike. Ubisoft sent out a pre-canned Q&A explaining what the speed kill systems is all about ...

'Kao Challengers' (PSP) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 3:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari Europe today announced that it will bring Tate Interactive's action platformer Kao Challengers to the PSP this coming October. Read more for details, screens and trailer...

'Ducati World Championship' (Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 3:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ducati World Championship is a 360° view into the world of motorcycle racing allowing you to take up a career as a pilot racing in the amateur, semi professional and professional racing classes, intent on reaching the Superbike and the Grand World Championship.

'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas' - v1.01 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 1:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rockstar has released the promised No More Hot Coffee patch. This update brings your European/Australian, North American or German retail game to v1.01 and not only disables the controversial mod, but also adds 720p and 1080i HDTV support, as well as a few gameplay tweaks and bug fixes. Read more for download links ...

'Evil Dead Regeneration' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 1:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enter an all-new Evil Dead experience, as Ash finds himself arrested, convicted of murder, and sentenced to Sunny Meadows, an institute for the criminally insane. Though better than the madness he escaped hidden within the woods, he quickly learns the evil has only become more malevolent.

'Imperial Glory' - v1.1 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 1:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Imperial Glory offers an in-depth management model along with real-time land and naval battles in full 3D. Eidos has released a new patch for Pyro Studios' RTS bringing your retail game to v1.1 and adds the ability to speed up battles, map tweaks, gameplay adjustements and also includes the initial Intel Graphic chipsets fix (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

'Trainz Railroad Simulator 2006' Coming To North America

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 12:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Merscom LLC today announced an agreement with Auran Games to publish Trainz Railroad Simulator 2006 for the PC in North America. TRS2006 brings the world of trains to the computer desktop and puts players in the engineer's seat. Virtual conductors can design rail systems using over 7,500 scenery objects and drive more than 150 types of locomotives over hundreds of miles of stunning 3D terrain.

'Quake 4' (X360/PC) Multiplayer and 'DOOM 3: RoE' (Xbox) At QuakeCon 2005

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2005 @ 10:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

id Software and Activision announced today that QUAKE 4 multiplayer will be unveiled at the 10th Annual QuakeCon, held at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas from August 11-14. In addition, QuakeCon 2005 will also play host to the first showing of DOOM 3: Resurrection of Evil for the Xbox.