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'Totally Spies' (GBA/NDS/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 2:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari and Marathon Animation have completed a licensing deal to bring the Totally Spies property to multiple video game platforms. Totally Spies is the hit French animated TV series that stars three teenaged super-spies from Beverly Hills who fight international crime.

'The Regiment' (PS2/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 12:08 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Based on briefings and scenarios supplied by S.A.S. veterans, The Regiment is a tense, accurate simulation of close quarters combat. Lead four-man teams in assaults on terrorist strongholds. Rescue hostages held at gunpoint. Recreate the deadly climax to the Iranian Embassy Siege of 1980. Fight battles in Britain's corridors of power in a daring rescue at the Houses of Parliament or tackle the nightmare scenario of a terrorist takeover of a subway system.

'Gothic 3' Christmas Competition Announced

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 11:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

JoWooD, Piranha Bytes und KOCH Media are checking the knowledge of the Gothic-fans in their Christmas Competition. Each Wednesday, for the next 4 weeks, you can head over to the official Gothic 3 websiteGothic 3 website to answer questions about Gothic 3, whoever gets all them answered correctly, will participate in the lottery, and get a chance to win one of the very last and exclusive Gothic 3 sweatshirts, Gothic 2 Gold and Collectors Edtitions signed by the developer, JoWooD Packages and JoWooD Games.

'Call of Juarez' - 7 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 11:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Call of Juarez is situated in 19th-century Wild West America and requires a combination of both intelligent stealth and pure shooting. Check out the freshly launched Call of Juarez website, or read more for screens & trailer ...

'El Matador' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 10:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

El Matador is a third person action game with stealth elements set in the environment of the Central and South America. It takes proven features of the genre and enhances them with the latest technology, to provide the player with an opportunity to experience the excitement of espionage first hand.

Interactive Entertainment To Rival Size Of Music Industry

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 10:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

DFC Intelligence is reporting that the worldwide interactive entertainment market is expected to grow from about $28.5 billion in 2005 to around $42 billion in 2010. The interactive entertainment market consists of console video games, PC games, online games and dedicated portable systems.

'Mario Kart DS' (NDS) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 10:19 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Mario Kart series has gone wireless, letting players race and battle with up to eight karts at once, regardless of whether everyone has a game card. An all-star cast will round out a truly all-star lineup of more than 30 courses drawn from every Mario Kart game, not to mention brand-new tracks and arenas.

Blizzard Opens Six New 'World of Warcraft' Realms

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 9:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

To better cope with the World of Warcraft's population growth Blizzard has just opened six brand new realms for the game in North America. These realms give players eager for a fresh start a chance to create new characters and begin adventuring in a new copy of the game world, and also gives first time players an opportunity to do so on equal footing with other players.

'The Movies' - Starmaker Editor Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 9:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Imagine you could make any movie you wanted to. Imagine you could pluck someone from obscurity and make him or her the hottest star in Tinseltown. Imagine that you had control of an entire movie studio, competing with others to create a string of box office smashes. Imagine being able to use your judgement alone, deciding whether success lies with epic action pictures or lots of low budget hammy 'B' movies.

'Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows' (PS2/Xbox) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 9, 2005 @ 9:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows is the fusion of fantasy fighting action with the strategy of user-friendly RPG elements , providing gamers a deep, engaging gameplay experience complete with solo play, co-op and an online community.