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Virtue Games Wants To Bring Christian Games Out Of Mediocrity

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 4:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Virtue Games is a multimedia game development studio that plans to change the mediocrity associated with Christian games. They have brought together a team of highly experienced professionals, from computer industry graphics experts to Hollywood special effects gurus, to produce the highest quality Christian computer games to date.

'Still Life' (Xbox) Creeps Into Stores

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 1:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company, a leading publisher of adventure games, today announced Still Life has shipped to North American retailers for the Xbox. The investigative thriller is developed by award-winning adventure game creator, Microids.

'Close Combat: First to Fight' - v1.02 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 11:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Destineer has released the first patch for its squad based shooter Close Combat: First to Fight, set in a Middle-Eastern urban conflict. This update brings your retail game to v1.02 and adds a dedicated server, enhances observer mode, fixes portfolio and save deletion functions, addresses a rare crash, as well as an AMD SSE issue.

'World of Warcraft' Launches In China

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 11:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard today announced that its MMORPG World of Warcraft has officially launched in China. Players in China can now download the game, create accounts and experience the epic adventure of the Warcraft series in an immersive and continually evolving online environment. Needless to say, expect more downtime ...

'Romance of the Three Kingdoms X' (PS2) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 11:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOEI today announced that Romance of the Three Kingdoms X has reached gold status and will ship to North American retailers on June 21st, 2005.

'Irth Online' Beta Test Signups

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 11:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Magic Hat Software announced today that the Open Beta for its MMORPG Irth Online begins today and runs through July 5, 2005. Gamers are encouraged to apply for the Open Beta on the Irth Online website.

'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked' - 35 New Screens

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A wet, wild and totally soaked new expansion pack to RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 will ride into stores this June. RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked!, the first expansion pack to RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 will let players create and control their own water parks for the first time.

'Paraworld' Gets Delayed

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official Paraworld website has word that Sunflowers/SEK's RTS game Paraworld has been pushed back from its original Q4 2005 release date to Q1 2006. The reason for the delay was that after adding the uber-units, the so-called titans, the game needs additional balancing time, and also additional time to implement the physics engine.

'Call of Juarez' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Juarez is situated in 19th-century Wild West America and requires a combination of both intelligent stealth and pure shooting. Fast-paced revolver duels using historically accurate firearms, horseback riding, and memorable locations combine with top-notch graphics and an enthralling soundtrack to immerse both casual and hardcore players.

'Medal of Honor European Assault' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Charges Into Retail

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced the release of Medal of Honor European Assault for the PS2, Xbox, and Gamecube.