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'World Cyber Games' 2005 Grand Final Comes To An End

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2005 @ 1:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

It is curtains down as the World Cyber Games (WCG) 2005 Grand Final drew to a thrilling finale today. USA emerged as the top cyber gaming nation with a grand total of two gold medals and a silver medal after five days of intense tournaments, entertaining cultural events and exciting fringe activities.

Dimension Films Signs On For 'Dead or Alive' Movie Adaptation

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2005 @ 1:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dimension Films has sealed a deal to acquire North American distribution rights to the vidgame-based action pic Dead or Alive by The Transporter helmer Corey Yuen, which will be shot in China starting next fall. Devon Aoki, Sarah Carter, Natassia Malthe, Matthew Marsden, Jaime Pressly, Eric Roberts and Holly Valance star in the adaptation. Dimension recently also signed on with Crystal Sky Pictures to produce Castlevania.

'Ashes: Two Worlds Collide' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2005 @ 1:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ashes: Two Worlds Collide is a single player cRPG built on the philosophy of old classics, yet featuring more modern 3d graphics. Ashes is strongly inspired by three milestones of RPG history: Ultima VII, Drakkhen and Demon's Winter: we're trying to replicate the exploration, atmosphere and compelling plots of such classics while adding some brand new ingredients to form our own unique game.

'Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 20, 2005 @ 11:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure combines combat, action, adventure and stealth, using a thrilling graffiti-driven framework to tell its story of self-expression and the fight for creative freedom. A thug, an outcast, a rebel...the lead character, Trane, is all of these in Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure.

'Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter' (ALL) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 20, 2005 @ 2:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

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.

'El Matador' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 20, 2005 @ 2:00 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.

'Prince of Persia The Two Thrones' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) Comic Book ?

by Rainier on Nov. 19, 2005 @ 4:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Prince of Persia The Two Thrones takes the best features from The Sands of Time and Warrior Within, and combines them with new gameplay elements such as a second playable character, an intuitive Speed Kill system, outdoor Babylon environment, chariot combat and more. Some new screens in comic book format, or maybe just an extra for collectors edition?

'The Dark Legions' - v1.1.0.5 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 19, 2005 @ 1:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Xing Interactive has released a new patch for Mascot Entertainment's medieval fantasy RTS game bringing it to v1.1.0.5 and addressing an issue where in some cases a crash occured during sea battles, and some AI behaviour has been modified (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

'Combat Wings' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 19, 2005 @ 11:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Relentless action and non-stop excitement at Midway: that’s Combat Wings. Take part in the Pacific War’s most important battle as fighter, bomber and reconnaissance pilot, a gunner in a Flying Fortress – or an anti-aircraft gunner defending an aircraft carrier or airfield from swarms of enemy planes!

'Night Watch Racing' - 22 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 19, 2005 @ 11:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

As one of the "Other", tip the balance between the forces of Light and Darkness using your racing skills. Choose your side wisely as every vehicle possesses a unique magic power that may lead to victory or ruin. Anything goes in your rush to the finish line.