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'Mad Tracks' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 7:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Playing with pull back friction vehicles, ‘Mad Tracks’ players will battle in numerous challenges like races (Weakest link, red light, Roller Coaster...) or mini games (Snooker, table soccer, long jump, crocket, bowling, Darts...). More than 45 challenges in 10 original environments await, each victory unlocks new cars, new tracks or spare parts to improve performances of 16 cool vehicles.

'GODS: Lands of Infinity' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 6:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Cypron-Studios announced that its RPG GOD: Land of Infinity has gone gold. GODS: Lands of Infinity invites you into exiting world full of adventures, battles and quests of unearthly affairs. You can spend hours by discovering the world of Antasion, trading and completing the lead quests of each race or kingdom as well as many side quests helping ordinary people with their troubles.

'RTL Skispringen 2006' - German v1.02g Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 6:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Featuring 41 ski jump ramps including Worldcup venues, you can either compete or be a coach in one of three difficulties, or opt for management mode. After a hard working day, you can also relax with the integrated Quiz Games with over 500 topical questions. 49Games has released a new patch bringing your German retail game to v1.02 and optimizes multiplayer.

'Ski Alpin 2006' - German v1.03 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 6:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Alpine Skiing 2006 captures the essence of the sport by allowing players to take part in each of the four disciplines of alpine skiing: Downhill, Slalom, Giant Slalom and Super G. Alpine Skiing 2006, aka Ski Alpin 2006, is known in North America as Bode Miller Alpine Skiing. This patch brings your German retail game to v1.03 and optimizes multiplayer.

'Unreal Tournament 2007' To Be Playstation 3 Launch Title

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 5:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

At the Sony 2005 pre-e3 event, Epic's Tim Sweeney showed off an FPS demo without revealing which title it may be. In July Sony announced it had licensed the Unreal Engine 3 for the PS3 platform, bringing a possible UT2007 release closer to reality. PlayStation Magazine's January 2006 issue now not only confirms UT 2007's arrival on Sony's next-gen console, but also reveals that it will be a launch title and so far is tentatively scheduled for Spring 2006. Epic is also working on another Unreal Engine 3 title, Gears of War, exclusively on X360.

'Madden NFL 06' - v2.0+ Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 5:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With enhancements to the passing game, defensive improvements, and expanded online options, Madden NFL 06 takes you onto the field and into the locker room like never before. EA has released yet another roster update for Madden NFL 06, current up until December 20, 2005.

'Blitzkrieg II' - v1.3 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 2:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

CDV has released the first official patch for Nival's WWII based 3D RTS Blitzkrieg II. This v1.3 patch adds missing editor textures, fixes a save game issue, editor crash, adds Win 64 bit support, and adds various other tweaks, bug and crash fixes. Read more for details fix list and download links.

'Splinter Cell Double Agent' (ALL) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 12:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent will completely revolutionize and reinvent the spy action genre by introducing an unprecedented double agent concept and an entirely new breed of game play that adds an exciting new dimension to the gaming experience.

'Call of Duty 2' Patch Coming Early 2006

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 11:59 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision and Infinity Ward today announced plans to release new multiplayer maps as part of a Call of Duty 2 PC update that will also include PunkBuster anti-cheat software and additional support enhancements. The patch is scheduled for release in early 2006, and we will, of course, have it available on our fileserver network as soon as it's released.

Vivendi Universal Denies Interest In Sci Entertainment

by Rainier on Dec. 21, 2005 @ 11:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Recently certain UK media outlets have been reporting on rumors that French media conglomerate Vivendi Universal might be interested in taking over SCi, who recenrly purchased Eidos. Today VU issued a statement saying any such rumor is incorrect, "In view of articles published in the UK press, Vivendi Universal denies any interest in Sci Entertainment and also denies having made any offer."