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'Championship Manager 5' - Official Website Launched

by Rainier on June 18, 2004 @ 8:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos has let us know that the new Championship Manager 5 website is now fully up and running after months of development and anticipation from fans across the world, and is set to become as addictive as the game itself. The new Championship Manager 5 site is not only the official place to get the latest news on Championship Manager 5, but it also offers a host of general footballing features for fans of the beautiful game.

'Richard Burns Rally' (PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 18, 2004 @ 8:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi today announced that its anticipated rally sim, 'Richard Burns Rally', has today gone gold for PS2 and Xbox with a release across PAL territories on July 9th, 2004.

'Kreed' - Screens

by Rainier on June 18, 2004 @ 12:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kreed is high-tech 3d-action, in which player will become Legionnaire - one of the most trained and dangerous warriors of 3rd millennium. The player, with small team of trade ship "Aspero", finds himself in strange region of cosmic space. Nobody can go out from this zone, a lot of spacecrafts disappeared in this point of space. Player immerse in atmosphere of absolute hopeless, connection with outer world is broken and all around is only cemetery of spaceships - both new models and very old, which are here for thousand years.

Juiced (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 18, 2004 @ 12:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Combining the best elements of simulation and arcade-style play, Juiced will feature more than 50 licensed vehicles; real-time modding with hundreds of authentic aftermarket parts; realistic car physics and damage; and online head-to-head play, including for the first time ever, "crew based" team racing. Read more for 70+ new screens...

'Cross Racing Championship' - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2004 @ 4:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Utilizing the next generation of the Invictus engine which incorporates its new real-time physics module, Cross Racing Championship (CRC) will allow the player to experience the thrills of high-speed on and off road racing across vast open terrains.

Various 'Game Trailers' Available NOW

by Rainier on June 17, 2004 @ 4:23 p.m. PDT | 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 :

'Spoils Of War' Revealed

by Rainier on June 17, 2004 @ 3:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Spoils of War" skillfully combines the successes of real-time strategy and first-person shooter to create intense warfare and player depth that is unparalleled. As Battlefield Commander, switch between RTS and FPS modes to manage your team's economy and technology while leading your fellow human players to victory. As one of three first-person characters you will commandeer vehicles, become skillful with weaponry, and use unique powers in a high velocity war (thanks Blues).

'Need for Speed Underground 2' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2004 @ 2:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Taking place in a massive, free-roaming city featuring five distinct interconnected neighborhoods, Need for Speed Underground 2 delivers an immersive game world where the streets are your menus. As players explore the city, they’ll encounter rival racers who will school them in the ways of the underground and tip them off to the hottest racing spots in town. Read more for some new screens ...

Eidos Delays 'ShellShock: Nam '67' (PS2/Xbox/PC)

by Rainier on June 17, 2004 @ 2:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today Eidos has released some financial numbers in respect of the current financial year to June 30, 2004. Apart from the fact that sales on Hitman and Thief 3 were lower than expected the most notable announcement was that eventhough it seems 'ShellShock: Nam '67' is finished it is being pusbed back until September. "Given these circumstances, and notwithstanding that the game is now ready to release, the Board has decided to hold the release of ShellShock: Nam '67 until September so as to provide this important new franchise with a better opportunity to deliver its true potential." For more details, read the full financial statement.

'Flat-Out' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 17, 2004 @ 2:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Flat-Out is an adrenaline-inducing racing game with an exciting story line, spectacular crashes and a not-too-serious attitude in the best movie-like fashion. The thrill and terror of racing light, cheap and often very dented cars in constant close proximity and contact with other cars brings out the white-knuckled racing spirit as the player faces rapidly changing situations.