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Koch Media Signs Co-Publishing Agreement For 'World Forces: War on Terror'

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 3:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Koch Media and Monte Cristo announced their partnership to release World Forces: War on Terror on PC under the Deep Silver brand. World Forces: War on Terror is a tactical, arcade style RTS, which is set in the very near future, utilizing the modern weaponry of tomorrow.

'Heroes of Annihilated Empires' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 3:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mixing role-playing game with real-time strategy, Heroes of Annihilated Empires delivers you a new experience and unique gameplay, where you can feel yourself the Hero of a legendary epic tale. This time it's not about units, it's about armies with thousands of soldiers that entrust their fate in your hands.

DTP Signs German Publishing Agreement For 'Sabotage'

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 3:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

dtp will publish the WWII Stealth Shooter Sabotage. Developed by the German team Replay Studios, Sabotage features RĂ©sistance fighter and MI6 agent Violette Summer (based on the real historic Violette Szabo), who has to infiltrate German military camps in France, Poland and Germany during the war and sabotate them, kill high Nazi officers, rescue civilian hostages or solve other missions. The game will be out in the German speaking countries in fall 2006.

Playlogic Signs 'Age of Pirates'

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 2:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Playlogic Entertainment announced the acquisition of Age of Pirates, a highly anticipated role-playing game from Russian developer Akella, which also created the successful pirate titles "Sea Dogs," Age of Sail 2," and "Pirates of the Caribbean."

Jowood's GC 2005 Lineup - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 7:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Check out the following new screens from Jowood's 2005 Leipzig Game Convention lineup:

  • Gothic 3 - Screens
  • Ski Racing 2006 - Screens
  • Spellforce 2 - Screens & Trailer

'Def Jam 3' (PS2/Xbox/PS3/X360) Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 5:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Currently in development at EA Chicago under the EA brand, Def Jam 3 will seamlessly infuse the urban lifestyle and hip hop culture into the series' popular fighting mechanic to deliver a truly revolutionary next-generation street fighting game. Def Jam 3 will look, feel and sound like a cutting edge video with the intensity and drama of a big budget action film.

'Cold War' (Xbox/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 5:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cold War follows the story of Matt Carter a freelance journalist who finds himself in the midst of an international conspiracy that aims to control the U.S.S.R. Using only recovered weapons and improvised gadgets, he must now evade or overcome elite Soviet forces and defeat the conspiracy before he is sent to a Siberian prison camp or killed.

'TOCA Race Driver 3' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 5:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The acclaimed TOCA series will return with every element of motorsport for real in TOCA Race Driver 3. Race drivers will be competing in a massive variety of the world's most aggressive motorsports, complete with explosive damage effects, head-to-head online multiplayer racing and a game engine rebuilt for a greater degree of simulation.

'Ys: The Ark of Napishtim' (PSP) Postponed To 2006

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 4:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

At its annual BBQ Konami confirmed that its action rpg Ys: The Ark of Napishtim PSP port has been delayed and is being pushed back from its original November 2005 date to spring 2006. In his greatest adventure to date, Adol explores a series of islands hidden in the great vortex of Canaan where he battles with three magical swords imbued with elemental powers to gain special abilities, powerful combos, and deadly attacks. The reason for the delay was to give the development team more time to make the best possible game and not just a straight PS2 port.

'Broken Sword 4' Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 4:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Europe and Revolution Software today announced the fourth installment in the Broken Sword series, expected in Europe and Asia summer 2006. George Stobbart fall in love with a mysterious and beautiful woman; a woman whose sudden disappearance draws him into a desperate search for a nefarious artifact of great and terrible power. Unfortunately for George, it looks like the world needs saving one more time.