Rainier's Articles


'Frame City Killer' (X360) - 33 New Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 5:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Frame City Killer is a next-generation action game for the Xbox 360. Featuring astoundingly detailed graphics powered by the Unreal Engine 3 and immersive, non-linear gameplay, Frame City Killer is set to deliver an intense gaming experience this holiday season in North America and Europe.

'DDR Extreme' (PS2) Soundtrack Nominated for MTV Video Music Award

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 5:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dance Dance Revolution Extreme has been nominated for an award in the "Best Video Game Soundtrack" category for the MTV Video Music Awards (occurring on August 28th). It is exciting to see this category be a part of a world-renowned entertainment awards show like the MTV VMAs and Konami is honored to receive this nomination alongside other top video games. Head on over to the MTV.com website to see the full details on the "Best Video Game Soundtrack" award and nominees.

'Xiaolin Showdown' Announced

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 3:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. has entered a multi-year license agreement with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to develop and publish games based on the Warner Bros. Animation hit kids' television series Xiaolin Showdown for multiple video game systems.

'Worldwide Soccer Manager 2006' - Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 2:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed for the PC and Mac by UK developer Sports Interactive, creators of the highly popular Championship Manager series, Worldwide Soccer Manager 2006 represents the next evolution in fantasy sports by enabling gamers to control all team-related activities for their favorite pro or semi-pro franchise in the U.S. as well as 50 other countries across the world.

'SOCOM III: U.S. Navy SEALs' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 11:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SOCOM 3, developed by Zipper Interactive, captures the reality of modern day warfare, and features three Areas of Operation: Southern Asia, Northern Africa and Eastern Europe and is packed with over 10 missions, over 30 new weapons, larger maps, improved AI, allow you to drive/operate vehicles and you can now also go for a swim.

'International Cricket Captain Ashes Year 2005' - Screens & Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

International Cricket Captain Ashes Year 2005 will give both cricket enthusiasts and management gaming fans their own taste of cricketing glory as they lead their teams on the long path to victory. Xplosiv has released a demo allowing you to try out a one day game. Read more for details, screens and download links ...

'Dead or Alive 4' (X360) - Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 10:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dead or Alive 4 will redefine 3-D high definition graphics and sound, creating the most visually beautiful and realistic looking video game to date. Unsurpassed online capabilities via Xbox Live, new incredible interactive stages, an all star line-up of old and new favorite characters, and the most complex DOA countering system yet, all add up to the must-have video game to own along with Xbox 360 this holiday season.

'Soul Calibur III' (PS2) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 10:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Soul Calibur III offers the series' hallmarks of exhilarating sword-fighting action and profound martial arts while also delivering highly improved graphics and sound effects to create a unique gaming experience. It also features a Character Creation Mode, which allows players to create original warriors.

'Cabbage Patch Kids' Announced

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 10:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

D3Publisher of America today announced a licensing agreement with Original Appalachian Artworks, Inc. for the PC game rights to Cabbage Patch Kids. D3PA is anticipating the release of its first CPK personal computer game in Q3 2005, and will be released in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

'WWE SmackDown! Vs. RAW 2006 ' (PSP/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 9:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

WWE SmackDown! Vs. RAW 2006 adds all new features, while refining what made the original a hit with both wrestling fans and casual gamers alike. The newly created "Momentum System" will recreate the real life emotional peaks and valleys of an actual wrestling match, while the addition of a "Stamina System" will force players to play more strategically by conserving their energy in order to maintain stamina throughout the duration of a match.