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'America's Army: Special Forces' - v2.4 Update Available NOW

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 12:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The US Army has released a new updated version for America's Army: Special Forces (Q-Course). This upgrade brings their team-based multiplayer game to v2.4 and includes a combination of random spawns with random and dynamic objectives, "carryable" objectives, random extraction points, four new Special Forces missions, and two new weapons. This time around there is no update patch due to an engine upgrade from Unreal 2.0 to v2.5. Read more for details and download links ...

'Dogtag' Revealed (Xbox/X360/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

An elite Special Ops Squad is sent in under your command. Your team’s mission: Arrest and retrieve the command structure behind the rebellion. If retrieval is not possible, neutralize the battalion command. Can you still pull the trigger when the enemy is your friend?

'CellFactor' Revealed

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CellFactor is an FPS set in a warfare industrial atmosphere. As the plot develops, you'll gain access to other two main characters as well, each one with distinctive singularities in the game play. You'll count with a great amount of traditional and experimental weapons, and even your character will get more powerful as the game goes along.

Capcom Signs 'Darkwatch'

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Capcom today announced that they have reached an agreement with premier development house High Moon Studios, Inc. to publish their flagship title, Darkwatch. Darkwatch is an immersive, story driven FPS for the PS2 and the Xbox that blends the lawless action of the Wild West with the blood-soaked horror of vampire movies.

'Enemy Territory: Quake Wars' Announced - Screen

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

id Software and Activision today announced the development of Enemy Territory: Quake Wars. Developed by Splash Damage and built on id Software's new MegaTexture rendering technology, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars pits the armies of Earth against the invading alien Strogg in the ultimate online strategic shooter.

'MetalHeart: Replicants Rampage' Goes Gold

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Akella and Numlock Software are glad to inform you that the post-apocalyptic RPG MetalHeart: Replicants Rampage is complete! The gold master is sent for the final prerelease test. The exact release date will be announced next week. Please feel free to explore the Metalheart web site to find the comprehensive information concerning the game.

Blizzard Acquires Swinging Ape Studios

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that it has completed the acquisition of acclaimed console developer Swingin' Ape Studios. The Swingin' Ape team boasts more than 50 games' worth of collective design and development experience across all major platforms.

'ER' Goes Gold

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 11:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Legacy Interactive is pleased to announce that the upcoming title ER, has gone gold and been released to manufacturing. Shipping later this month for PC, the ER game is licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and will be published by Legacy Interactive and distributed by Vivendi. ER will have an SRP of $29.95.

'QUAKE 4' (X360) Announced

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

id Software announced today that it is bringing QUAKE 4 to the Xbox 360. Currently in development by Raven Software in cooperation with id Software, the game will be debuted at the E3 Expo in Activision's booth #1224 in the South Hall on May 18 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

2K Sports' E3 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on May 16, 2005 @ 10:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

2K Sports today announced its summer and fall lineup of sports titles that will be highlighted at the E3 2005. Always setting the standard in visual quality and exciting innovation, 2K Sports' E3 2005 lineup features titles developed for the PS2, Xbox, X360, PSP, GBA and NDS. On display will be Top Spin, Top Spin 2, NBA 2K6, Amped 3, College Hoops 2K6, NHL 2K6, and World Poker Tour 2K6. Read more fr details...