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'Command And Conquer: Generals' - v1.8 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 7:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

After a hiatus of nearly 2 years EA has released a new patch for its RTS Command & Conquer Generals. This update will bring your German, French & English retail game to v1.8 and is a compatibility patch to support multiplayer with C&C The First Decade.

'Chronicles of Spellborn' - Character Classes Revealed

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 6:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Chronicles of Spellborn is an MMORPG set in the Enclave of the Five Sacrifices. The nine classes of characters are divided into three groups: Warriors, Spellcasters and Rogues. Each character must choose a group during creation. As they gain more experience in the world, the character may select which class within that group to become. Read more for full details ...

'Raiders of the Lost Casino' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 6:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A humorous action/adventure game about mysterious and adventuring journey of the young luckless hero. The attractive but rather down-on-his-luck young hero of the game gets into a scrap. But he's a hard nut to crack, and a series of misfortunes turn into jolly and sometimes exreme adventures (thanks Tiscali).

'25 To Life' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Multiplayer Modes Revealed

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 6:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Eidos in conjunction with Highway 1 Productions, takes an unrelenting look at urban street crime in its upcoming action video game 25 To Life. Eidos today revealed that 25 To Life will feature all new multiplayer modes for up to 16 players. Read more for details ...

'The Tower SP' (GBA) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 2:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA of America today announced that it will publish The Tower SP exclusively for the GBA. The Tower SP is an in-depth sim experience that allows the player to design, build, and manage every aspect of successfully creating a skyscraper.

'Minions of Mirth' Available For Online Purchase

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 1:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Prairie Games announced that its open-source "Massively Single Player" RPG Minions of Mirth is now available. There will be 15 character careers from 3 character archetypes, multiclass characters with primary, secondary, and tertiary class, 8 playable character races, 16 incredible zones to explore, hundreds of spells and PLENTY more.

'Huxley' (X360/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 1:23 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Huxley is a massively multiplayer online first person shooting game utilizing the Unreal 3 engine that takes place in a post-apocalyptic world. Human beings have mutated and are divided into two opposing races, Sapiens and Alternative, who are forced to battle against one another to gain control of the world and its resources.

'Frame City Killer' (X360) Gets Further Delayed

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 1:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Frame City Killer is a next-generation action game featuring astoundingly detailed graphics powered by the Unreal Engine 3 and immersive, non-linear gameplay. Last month FCK's release date was pushed from the holiday season to Feb 7, 2006, and today Namco pushed the Japanese launch to a more ambiguous "spring 2006," which means March or later. A Namco spokesperson that the North American release version is tied to the Japanese date, and is due in March, which would confirm the delay.

'Rainbow Six: Lockdown' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 12:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Team Rainbow is called into action and unfamiliar territory to battle a bioterrorist threat but are personally targeted by an evil terrorist organization. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Lockdown will ship worldwide in early 2006 for the PC.

'Monster Trucks DS' (NDS) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 11:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Huge tires, massive engine power and the thundering excitement of Monster Trucks racing has made it into your hands on the Nintendo DS! Get ready to kick up some dirt and leave your opponents with their engines smoking on the side of the road!