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'Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects' (PSP/ NGC/PS2/Xbox) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 8:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects under the EA GAMES brand will be released this fall for the PS2, Xbox, GameCube and the PSP. The game will feature Super Heroes from the Marvel Universe as well as a new set of characters created through collaboration with EA and top comic book industry talent.

'Phantom Dust' (Xbox) Sweeps Into Stores

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 8:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

One of Japan’s most critically acclaimed games arrives stateside, as Majesco today announced Phantom Dust has shipped to retail stores nationwide. Available exclusively for the Xbox, for a suggested retail price of $19.99, Phantom Dust features Xbox Live support, enabling players to compete, trade skills, and share statistics online.

'Dungeon Lords' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 8:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dungeon Lords blends the depth of an epic Fantasy RPG with the flexibility of an FPS-style control system. Gamers journey through a land of ancient castles and dungeon lairs to engage in real-time tactical combat with a variety of deadly foes. It's not just about the battles though, as magic spells and hundreds of powerful weapons and artifacts play a huge role in the game.

'Stolen' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Gets Delayed

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 3:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Stolen is an ultra realistic, third person, stealth-based, action game based around a high-tech female thief. Along with innovative high-tech stealth/robbery game actions and events, Stolen also boasts some truly amazing technical and presentational features to give it a spectacular look that will captivate gamers. Original slated for end of March release, Stolen has been pushed back to early April, for unkown reasons.

'Destroy All Humans!' (PS2/Xbox) - 47 New Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 3:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Use destructive weapons and innate mental powers to take on the most feared enemy in the galaxy - Mankind! Play as Crypto, an alien warrior sent to Earth to clear the way for the Furon invasion force. Your mission is to infiltrate humanity, control them, harvest their brain stems and ultimately destroy them. You choose the method - infiltration or disintigration!

'Brian Lara International Cricket' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 3:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Bringing its heritage of being the definitive cricket game series, Brian Lara International Cricket comes ten years after Codemasters launched the original Brian Lara game and over five years since the series appeared on any platform. Brian Lara returns to game screens this summer in Brian Lara International Cricket for PS2, Xbox and PC.

'Maximum-Football' Developer Chat

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 2:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Matrix Games and Wintervalley Software announce a public live chat session with David Winter, the author of the upcoming Maximum-Football sports game, to discuss the upcoming title and any questions curious players may have about the game design and features. This gives people the opportunity to ask the designer and developer himself any questions about the games or about developing complex sports simulations. The chat is set to begin March 17th at 10:00 PM Eastern US time from the Matrix Games website. The chat is accessible either through the Users in Chat link on the main page of Matrix Games.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on March 15, 2005 @ 1:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Battlefield 2' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on March 14, 2005 @ 8:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Battlefield 2, players will choose to fight for one of three military superpowers: the United States, China, or the newly formed Middle East Coalition. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of any of the game's 30+ vehicles to engage in major conflicts with over 100 players in some of the largest online battles on the PC. Check these new screens...

'Dance Dance Revolution Extreme' (PS2) Goes Fitness

by Rainier on March 14, 2005 @ 8:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment America today announced that it will feature Dance Dance Revolution (DDR) EXTREME at the 2005 IHRSA trade show. Scheduled to be held March 17-19 in San Francisco at the Moscone Center South, the IHRSA show is one of the leading fitness industry trade shows in the world.