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'Bet On Soldier' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 26, 2005 @ 12:51 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Bet On Soldier is a first-person shooter which presents something considerably different in order to stand out from the crowd. With a corporation-takes-over-the-world-style plot, Bet On Soldier allows players to do exactly what it promises with its title - that is, bet on the outcome of encounters with specific enemies. Before entering battle, players can wager on which particular enemy soldiers they are going to kill.

'Pennant Chase Baseball' (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 26, 2005 @ 12:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Nintendo Pennant Chase Baseball includes players from every Major League Baseball team. Players will be able to compete in all 30 current Major League ballparks, as well as in a few from the past. To ensure a completely authentic experience, the game has been licensed by Major League Baseball Properties, the Major League Baseball Players Association and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, with statistics and ratings provided by STATS, Inc.

'Dungeon Siege II' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 6:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

"Dungeon Siege II" promises to set a new standard in role-playing games by combining an intriguing story-line with intense real-time party combat and cutting edge 3D graphics. Read more for some spiffy new screens ...

Various Game Trailers #446

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 5:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Cossacks II - Trailer #2

'Stunt Car Racer Pro' Gets Cancelled

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 4:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Motorsportgaming is reporting that Geoff Crammond's Stunt Car Racer Pro project has been terminated without further explanation. A few years ago Geoff Crammond's company Simergy signed a development agreement with Lost Toys, but apparently that deal did not materialize anything so Stunt Car Racer Pro has been shelved (thanks VE3D).

'The Moment of Silence' Sneaks Into Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 4:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Adventure Company today announced it has shipped The Moment of Silence, an investigative thriller, in North America.

'Judge Dredd: Dredd Versus Death' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Finally Ships

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 2:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Judge Dredd: Dredd vs. Death is a first-person shooter combining weapon management, fast-paced combat, intense multiplayer action and a riveting plot.. Evolved Games and Rebellion announced today that Judge Dredd: Dredd Versus Death will be out for all of the console gaming platforms as well as for PC on March 1, 2005.

'Risk Your Life: Path of the Emperor' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Risk Your Life is a persistent universe or role-playing game (RPG) in which you assume the role of a Warrior, Cleric, Wizard, or Thief (over 20 classes) and explore the many beautiful and exotic locations within the game where they meet other players, complete quests, fight monsters and other players. Read more for new screens and a rockin' ingame footage trailer...

'Football Manager 2005' Free Update Coming

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe announced that they will be releasing a free update for Football Manager 2005 on Wednesday, March 2nd. The data update brings the game right up to date by including all changes in personnel that have occurred in the world of football since the game's initial release on November 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).

'The Settlers: Heritage Of Kings' - v1.04 Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released an updated demo for the English edition of Blue Byte's 3D RTS game 'Settlers: Heritage Of Kings.' This v1.04 demo features the same multiplayer and singleplayer portions as the previous demo, but is now a bit smaller and with added fixes. Fans will enjoy fully animated 3D technology and enhanced gameplay features, but still be able to relive the experience that makes the Settlers series such a big hit. Read more for download links ...