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'World Championship Poker 2' (PS2/Xbox) Goes All-In at Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 9:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment today announced that it has released World Championship Poker 2: Featuring Howard Lederer for the PS2 and Xbox. WCP 2 is also slated to ship next month for the PSP.

'50 Cent: Bulletproof' (PSP/PS2/Xbox) Bosses - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 9:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Bulletproof, 50 gets caught in a web of corruption, double-crosses and shady deals that lead him on a bloody path through New York's drug underworld. Working with the unlikeliest of allies, the streets heat up as 50 Cent takes on the most dangerous crime families in the city, uncovering an international conspiracy with devastating implications. Today we reveal the bosses you will face in 50 Cent: Bulletproof.

2K Games Signs 'The Da Vinci Code' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) License

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 9:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

2K Games announced today an exclusive worldwide agreement with Sony Pictures to publish and distribute current generation console video games based on the highly-anticipated The Da Vinci Code film by Oscar winning director Ron Howard, which is based on Dan Brown's best-selling novel. The games are being developed by The Collective.

'Hammer & Sickle' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 9:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

CDV announced today that its tactical RPG, Hammer & Sickle, has gone gold. The game, which is set to ship in North America on December 5, places gamers in the role of a Soviet spy working to prevent a nuclear showdown between the world's superpowers.

'RF Online' Beta Test SignUps - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 9:02 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Set in the deep space galaxy of Novus, RF Online sees you take your pick from three all-powerful warring factions and leading your character into the final battle for control over the entire Novus galaxy. Codemasters today announced the BETA sign-up process which is now live on the RF Online official site along with details of the exclusive RF Online BETA VIP Program.

Oft-Delayed 'Rhem 2' Puzzles Its Way To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 8:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment today announced that its first person puzzle-based adventure game Rhem 2 has arrived in game retailers across North America. Featuring non-linear gameplay, an immersive, non-violent story, and mind-bending puzzles, Rhem 2 is set as a direct sequel in story and gameplay to its popular predecessor, but stands entirely on its own.

'Crackdown' (X360) To Use Advanced A.I. MiddleWare

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 4:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Last month Kynogon, the developer of RenderWare A.I., announced that Kynapse SDK became available for the Xbox 360 and today Real Time Worlds revealed it has signed Kynapse A.I. middleware tools for its X360 exclusive title Crackdown.

'Prince of Persia' (PSP) Now Called 'Prince of Persia Revelations'

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 3:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Back in September Ubisoft announced a Prince of Persia title was in the works for the PSP, and today its final name has been revealed. Prince of Persia Revelation, developed by Pipeworks, builds on last year's console success, Prince of Persia Warrior Within, and features original content such as additional puzzles, new maps and redesigned levels.

'Super Mario Strikers' (NGC) - 36 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 3:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Super Mario Strikers, known in Europe as Mario Smash Football, is a five-a-side based football tournament pitting teams of classic Nintendo characters against each other. To win games players simply have to place more balls in the back of their opponent's net than the other team.

EA Signs 'The Simpsons' (Rev/PS3/X360) License Agreement

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2005 @ 2:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EA, Twentieth Century Fox TV and Gracie Films today announced a long-term deal that grants EA development rights to multiple videogame titles based on the The Simpsons. Working closely with the television studio's Licensing and Merchandising division, Gracie Films and The Simpsons writers, EA will create original 'Simpsons' game content for next gen consoles.