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'Serious Sam 2' (Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 10:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sam Stone is back to rescue the universe one bullet at a time against overwhelming hordes of time traveling enemies in Serious Sam 2. Built from the ground up with a completely new engine, Serious Sam 2 will be a shot of adrenaline to the hearts of first-person shooter fans across the world. Serious Sam II will be available in North American retail stores on October 11.

'Marc Ecko's Getting Up: CUP' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Pre-Order Incentive

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 10:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari and Marc Ecko today announced that the pre-sell program for the upcoming, action- adventure game, Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure is currently underway. Available for the PS2, Xbox, and PC, pre-orders for Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure will be accompanied with an original limited edition, movie-sized poster created by renowned artist, OBEY: Shepard Fairey.

'Tourist Trophy' (PS2) - 38 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 10:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tourist Trophy, developed by Gran Turismo' Polyphony Digital, will be the real riding simulator as its subtitle implies and will try to compete with other motorcycle franchises such as the MotoGP series. TT will features fully customizable bikes from the 80s and 90s, with models from top brands such as Honda, Suzuki, Kawasaki etc.

'The Warriors' (PS2/Xbox) - 13 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 10:07 a.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.

Cast Your 'Walk of Game' Votes Now!

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 9:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Starting today, gamers from around the globe can once again cast their vote for Walk of Game, the first physical landmark honoring videogame icons and the impact they have had in entertainment and our culture.

'World Poker Tour' (GBA/PS2/Xbox) - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 9:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World Poker Tour will bring gamers the most exciting poker experience anywhere. Featuring the colorful commentary of Mike Sexton and Vince Van Patten, the World Poker Tour video game also features the most elite poker professionals including Antonio "The Magician” Esfandiari, Erick Lundgren, Evenlyn Ng, Lyle Berman, Michael "the Grinder" Mizrachi, and Phil "Unabomber" Laak.

'Disney's Aladdin Chess Adventures' Announced

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Bean delivers strategy to a younger audience with Disney's Aladdin Chess Adventures. Fly away on Aladdin's magic carpet and set out on the most exciting chess adventure ever! Disney's Aladdin Chess Adventures transports children to their favourite cities, such as Agrabah, the Cave of Wonders, and the mysterious City in a Bottle.

'Sniper Elite' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco today announced that Sniper Elite has gone gold. A realistic sniper simulation set in the final days of World War II, Sniper Elite puts players in the midst of an international race for nuclear weaponry and features authentic sniping mechanics and online play for up to eight players.

'Disney's Toontown Online' Now In Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 6:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Platform Publishing and Disney Online in association with Buena Vista Games announced today that Disney's Toontown Online is now available at retail. The family-friendly online game carries a MSRP of $19.99, which includes a two-month subscription to the game service.

EA's X05 (X360) Lineup - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2005 @ 5:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today announced it will showcase five Xbox 360 launch titles at Microsoft's X05 event in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on October 4th and 5th. Xbox 360 games from well-known EA franchises that will be available to play include: Need for Speed Most Wanted, FIFA 06: Road to FIFA World Cup, NBA LIVE 06, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 06 and Madden NFL 06.