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'Phantasy Star Universe' (PS2/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 10:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Phantasy Star Universe is being developed for both the PS2 and the PC, offering two complete RPG experiences - a single-player action adventure spanning multiple planets, and a robust online multi-player component.

Dolby And Xbox 360 Team Up To Bring You Aural Pleasure

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 9:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dolby Laboratories announced today that the new Xbox 360 will support Dolby Digital surround sound for both games and movies. This next-generation game console includes both interactive Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound for game play, as well as Dolby Digital decoding for video playback.

'Dragon Ball Z: Supersonic Warriors 2' (NDS) Blasts Into Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 9:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari today announced the company has shipped Dragon Ball Z: Supersonic Warriors 2, featuring explosive tag team battles, offering gamers the opportunity to experience high-speed fighting and providing them with an exclusive opportunity to uncover new DBZ plotlines.

'Walk of Game' Inductees Announced

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 9:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Walk of Game today announced its list of 2006 inductees. John Carmack and Sid Meier were selected in the Lifetime Achievement category, and EverQuest, Final Fantasy, Lara Croft (Tomb Raider), and StarCraft received the top votes for favorite Games/Characters. Winners will be honored with a permanent 24"x24" customized steel star installed on the floors of Metreon, in downtown San Francisco. The official induction ceremony is currently set for Spring 2006.

'Legendo's The Three Musketeers' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 8:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Newly founded publisher-developer Legendo Entertainment announced today The Three Musketeers, where you play as one of the Three Musketeers. You, playing as Portos, famed member of the Musketeers, have to save the day in the first game ever based on the world-famous novel by Alexandre Dumas.

'Me and My Katamari' (PSP) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 8:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Namco announced today that Me and My Katamari will be launching in North America and Europe (through EA Europe) in 2006 exclusively for the PSP. Me and My Katamari is the third installment in the Katamari series and delivers more of the simple and addictive game play enjoyed in Katamari Damacy and We Love Katamari, this time for the handheld platform.

'Peter Jackson's King Kong' (ALL) Now In Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 8:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Ubisoft announced that Peter Jackson’s King Kong is now available in stores. Delve deeper into the film experience through alternative viewpoints designed to immerse the player into the action and truly "feel" the tension of the adventure. Unprecedented Alternating Gameplay Battle for survival on Skull Island in first-person as Jack Driscoll AND experience the staggering power of King Kong in third-person taking on massive beasts.

'Crazy Frog Racer' (PS2/PC) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 8:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Digital Jesters has today announced that its latest PS2 and PC title, Crazy Frog Racer, has gone gold and is now set for release on both formats for early December 2005 in Europe.

'RTL Skispringen 2006' (PS2/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 3:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Featuring 41 ski jump ramps including Worldcup venues, you can either compete or be a coach in one of three difficulties, or opt for management mode. After a hard-working day, you can also relax with the integrated Quiz Games with over 500 topical questions. RTL Skispringen 2006 will be in German stores November 17.

'SBK: Snowboard Kids DS' (NDS) - 15 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 2:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Snowboard Kids are back, sporting a new look and a brand new adventure?exclusively for the Nintendo DS! Play with up to 4 friends at a time with single-card download play while utilizing a multitude of special items and attacks during the race to win at any cost. SBK: Snowboard Kids is scheduled to ship this winter on the Nintendo DS.