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'James Bond 007: From Russia With Love' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 19 New Screens

by Rainier on May 31, 2005 @ 1:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The new game will follow the plot of the original "From Russia with Love" film, including the battle on the Orient Express and the boat chase sequence, but will expand the story with new action sequences. The development team approached the game as a director's cut of the film, which will allow the player to utilize such cool toys as the jetpack and a Q-copter as well as the trusty Walther PPK handgun.

Spanish Launch Motorcycle Game As Drug Prevention

by Rainier on May 31, 2005 @ 1:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Spanish company Advanced Addiction Treatments (TAVAD) has announced the first videogame in the world which allows the virtual use of cocaine during a motorcycle racing game. The game aims at preventing drug use among young people by acting as a psychological vaccine against cocaine.

'T72: Balkans on Fire!' Goes Gold - Trailers

by Rainier on May 31, 2005 @ 1:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefront.com and IDDK/Crazy House proudly announce that T72: Balkans on Fire! has now officially reached Gold status and is ready for release. Production of the finished goods (CDs and printed manual) begins immediately, and the game is expected to ship to customers in late June/early July. An addon with full multiplayer support is already being worked on, scheduled for end of the year.

Various Game Trailers #515

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 5:13 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 :

  • Battlefield 2 - Menu & Gameplay Trailers
  • Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow - Trailers
  • Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi - Trailer
  • Delta Force: Black Hawk Down - PS2 Trailer
  • Nascar 2006 - Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Kameo: Elements of Power' (X360) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 3:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kameo: Elements of Power is an action-adventure game with role-playing elements for gamers of all ages and skill levels. From legendary game developer Rare, Kameo: Elements of Power sends players on a magical and epic journey full of intense combat, magnificent exploration and innovative morph-into-warrior action.

'The Darkness' (PS3/X360) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 2:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Darkness casts players as Jackie Estacado, a fearless Mafia hitman for the Franchetti crime family who is suddenly possessed by the terrifying and spectacular powers of The Darkness. Throughout the game, players must learn to control and harness The Darkness power in order to overthrow the vicious mob boss and fulfill their destiny.

'The Warriors' (PS2/Xbox) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 2:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rockstar Games proudly presents The Warriors for the PS2 and Xbox based on the 1979 Paramount Pictures cult classic movie. Developed by Rockstar Toronto, The Warriors expands the stylized cinematic journey of the film into a gritty interactive experience set in 1970s.

'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas' (Xbox/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 2:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Five years ago Carl Johnson escaped from the pressures of life in Los Santos, San Andreas...a city tearing itself apart with gang trouble, drugs and corruption. On his return to the neighborhood, a couple of corrupt cops frame him for homicide. CJ is forced on a journey that takes him across the entire state of San Andreas, to save his family and to take control of the streets.

'Battlefield 2' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 1:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Battlefield 2, players will choose to fight for one of three military superpowers: the United States, China, or the newly formed Middle East Coalition. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of any of the game's 30+ vehicles to engage in major conflicts with over 100 players in some of the largest online battles on the PC.

'Army Ranger: Mogadishu' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2005 @ 7:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Groove Games today announced Army Ranger: Mogadishu, where players take part in the events leading upto the historic firefight that took place in Mogadishu, Somalia on October 3, 1993. Army Ranger: Mogadishu immerses players in direct action operations that include protecting shipments, defending HQ from mortar attacks, arresting key officials, rescuing hostages and destroying enemy facilities.