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MTV And Midway Sign Soundtrack and Ingame Advertising Deal

by Rainier on June 27, 2005 @ 8:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

MTV today announced a strategic relationship with Midway Games to market, jointly sell in-game advertising and collaborate on soundtrack development for three upcoming games. Under the deal, MTV is able to participate in a royalty sharing structure.

'Heroes of the Pacific' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 26 New Screens

by Rainier on June 27, 2005 @ 2:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beginning with the attack on Pearl Harbor, this flight combat game puts players in the middle of some of the most intense naval conflict in WWII’s Pacific Theater. Check out the new screens...

'Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 27, 2005 @ 2:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Is Tiger Woods the best golfer of all time? With licensed golfers, authentic PGA TOUR courses, and Tiger Woods himself, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 06 for mobile challenges you to call out your rivals and prove yourself as the greatest golfer ever. He's ready to settle the debate once and for all and only you can stop him.

'SSX On Tour' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 5 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 27, 2005 @ 1:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SSX On Tour allows players to create their own boarder or skier and take them from a wannabe to a mountain rockstar. Players can get noticed in all-new shred challenges where they earn an invitation to The Tour where they'll face the best racers in the SSX cast. Fly down the all-new tracks, and master the new monster tricks for both boarding and skiing to make it to the top of The Charts.

AMD Unveils Athlon 64 FX-57 Processor

by Rainier on June 26, 2005 @ 10:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As part of an ongoing effort to deliver the industry's highest-performing PC technology, AMD today announced the immediate availability of the AMD Athlon 64 FX-57 processor, the world's ultimate PC processor for enthusiasts and hard-core gamers. Providing unparalleled PC performance on 3D games and intense applications, the new AMD Athlon 64 FX-57 processor allows power-hungry users to experience the next generation of single-threaded games with intense and realistic graphic resolutions.

'Gears of War' (X360) Not A Launch Title?

by Rainier on June 26, 2005 @ 3:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Inquirer is reporting that at a recent NVIDIA press event in Paris, Epic's Mark Rein revealed that Gears of War will not be a Xbox 360 launch title, saying that it's taking its time as it wants to do the great game with great graphics for the Xbox 360. Gears of War blends the best of tactical action games with the best of survival horror titles, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde, creating cinematic, high-definition visuals so intense and powerful, it feels like the gamers are controlling a blockbuster action movie.

'Street Legal Racing: Redline' - v2.2.1 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 26, 2005 @ 12:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision Value has released a new patch for Invictus' action/racing game Street Legal Racing: Redline. This update brings your retail game to v2.2.1 and addresses a slew of gameplay adjustments and bug fixes (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

'Spartan: Total Warrior' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2005 @ 4:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spartan: Total Warrior puts the player in control of a heroic warrior, engulfing the player into the midst of titanic clashes between mighty armies, blending mythical beasts and legendary monsters into the fray. Brutal combat meets epic warfare on the battlefields of the ancient world as you fight for your life, your freedom and your honor.

'WarCraft III' - Bonus Map Available NOW

by Rainier on June 25, 2005 @ 12:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard has released yet another new Warcraft III map, this time called "Deathrose"... Map info: "The Deathrose is a rare flower that grows only in the deepest, darkest swamps of Ashenvale. In the hands of a master alchemist, the petals of the flower can be used to create some of the deadliest poisons known to exist in all Azeroth." This is a medium sized map and the suggested no. of players is 2v2 or FFA. It is based on the "Ashenvale" tileset. Go download it here!

'Brave Dwarves: Creeping Shadows' Announced

by Rainier on June 25, 2005 @ 12:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nival Interactive is proud to announce a producing partnership with GameOver-Games to develop the third person adventure game Brave Dwarves: Creeping Shadows.