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'Disney's Magical Quest 3' (GBA) Announced

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 5:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom and Disney Interactive today announced Disney’s Magical Quest 3 Starring Mickey and Donald for the Game Boy Advance and Game Boy Advance SP. Disney’s Magical Quest 3 is a 2-D side-scrolling action adventure based on Capcom’s SNES game.

'Wartime Command' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 5:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Wartime Command: Battle For Europe 1939-1945 is the stunning World War II tactical real time strategy game from Russian developers 1C Company in Russia. The game development project has been retitled from Battlefield Command to give it prominence in a cluttered market of similar product brands.

'Star Heritage' - Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 4:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Star Heritage is an adventure game in which you play the role of Earth’s secret agent, helping human coalition in the struggle with alien invaders. As fate would have it, you have found yourself on an unknown planet, not registered in any space catalogue, a long way away from any space trade lines. Your main goal is to leave the planet and continue the struggle for Mankind’s freedom.

'GTA: San Andreas' (Xbox/PC) Still On Track And GTA Coming to PSP

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 2:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Due to a mishap in our calculations (always confusing when companies start their fiscal year in November) we falsely reported GTA: SA being delayed, it is still on track for its scheduled June-ish release date. Our apologies for the confusion. At the same token it was also revealed that Rockstar Leeds (May Payne for GBA) is working on a GTA title for the PSP, set in GTA III's Liberty City, which is planned for release in the Q3 2005. Out of a total of 140 upcoming titles, Rockstar has two all new, yet undisclosed, products in development for later this year.

'Worldwide Soccer Manager' - v5.0.3 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 2:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

As we mentioned yesterday, Sports Interactive has a new patch for the North American edition of 'Worldwide Soccer Manager. This update brings your retail game to v5.0.3 and adds all changes in personnel that have occurred in the world of football since the game's initial release on Nov 4th 2004 and the closure of the recent transfer window on January 31st (a total of more than 160,000 changes of player, coaching and managerial staff.) Read more for download links ...

'GTA: San Andreas' (PS2) Sells 12 Million Copies Since Launch

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 2:13 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Created by Rockstar North, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was the top performing product in Take-Two's publishing business in the quarter. According to NPDFunworld, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was the top selling PlayStation 2 title in the United States in each of the four months since its release. The Company's life to date sales of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas through the end of the first quarter have exceeded 12 million units.

'Dynasty Warriors' (PSP) Goes Gold

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 1:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

KOEI today announced that Dynasty Warriors for the PSP has reached gold status. The game will be available at North American retailers on March 24th, the first day of the handheld system's North American launch.

'Myst IV: Revelation' - v1.03 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 1:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released an update patch for its adventure game Myst IV: Revelation bringing your retail game to v1.03 and adds subtitles, addresses a memory leak and random crashes. Read more for download links ...

Play Against 'DoA' Creator In The 'DoA Ultimate Competition'

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 1:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tecmo and Xbox Live revealed today that Tecmo’s popular and sometimes controversial head of Team Ninja and creator of the Dead or Alive series, Tomonobu Itagaki, will participate in “The Dead or Alive Ultimate Mystery Gamer Competition” by taking on the role of the elusive DOAU Mystery Gamer for this Sunday’s session of the tournament.

'Obscure: Learn About Fear' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 3, 2005 @ 12:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher has released a demo for the North American edition of Hydravision's 3rd person survival horror game Obscure: Learn about Fear. This demo features the same content as the previously released European version, but with added bug fixes. In the demo you take on the role of popular basketball player, Kenny. As he wraps up nightly practice and heads for the showers, Kenny stumbles upon a secret that will change their lives forever. Read more for download links...