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'Stacked with Daniel Negreanu' (PSP/PS2/Xbox/PC) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 10:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A Texas Hold 'em game that captures the spirit of the professional poker tour, Stacked utilizes an advanced learning artificial intelligence system that adapts to each player's style of play and a detailed tutorial mode to deliver a thrilling and realistic poker experience.

'World of Warcraft' - v1.8.0 US/AUS Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 10:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard has released a new update for its MMORPG World of Warcraft. This v1.8.0 patch is for US/Australian editions of the game and addresses a slew of balancing changes, updates the UI and game world, adds druidic talent, extends Silithus zone, as well as the usual bug and crash fixes. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'Burnout Legends' (NDS) - 34 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 9:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Burnout Legends sets the bar for on-the-go automotive anarchy, combining the series' trademark speed, destruction and depth. Gamers can look forward to eight gameplay modes, including crash, road rage and pursuit.

'Mario Party 7' (NGC) Bundle Revealed

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo announced today that its Mario Party 7 bundle includes a GameCube, two controllers and Mario Party 7, as well as the GameCube Mic, which accepts voice commands to control the action in some of Mario Party 7's 80 new mini-games.

'Blitzkrieg II' - MP Demo Server Hot Fix Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 9:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blitzkrieg II sports a completly new engine taking WWII into full 3D where players can command famous aces and units, strategically plan battles in multiple theatres, choose their reinforcements and use a wide range of new unit types such as aircraft and ships. This hotfix allows access to the nival.net server which has just been optimized for even better performance.

'FIFA Street 2' (NGC/PSP/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring all new authentic tricks, FIFA Street 2 provides new gameplay experiences by making over-the-top moves and skills even bigger in this fast-paced sequel.

'Overclocked' Revealed

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 8:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Creators of The Moment of Silence and Mysteries of the Druids, House of Tales Entertainment, will use the Emotion FX real-time character animation technology to power the characters in their next title Overclocked.

'SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs' Sneaks Into Retail

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 8:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced today the launch of its PS2 exclusive SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs. Developed by Zipper Interactive, Inc. and produced by SCEA's Foster City Studio in association with the U.S. Naval Special Warfare Command, SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs offers the most realistic SEAL gameplay and mission designs of any military shooter.

'Gun' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 8:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gun will be a GTA-style game, set in the West in the 1880s, in cities such as Dodge City and New Mexico's Las Vegas. The murderous 'Dodge City Gang' has been on a rampage and you seek revenge, hunting them down between Indians and Mexican pistoleros. Main mode of transportation is any horse you can find or steal, and of course, Gun will include high speed "horse" pursuits.

'Teen Titans' (GBA) Now In Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2005 @ 8:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Majesco and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today shipped Teen Titans for GBA. Teen Titans allows you to switch between several characters, each with unique abilities, to fight various villains while uncovering an in-depth storyline containing many exciting twists and turns.