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'The Witcher' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 2:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Witcher is an Action RPG game for PC platform, which combines the features of such games as Dungeon Siege, Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance, Gothic and Neverwinter Nights. The game is supposed to ensure entertainment to a broad group of older players, incorporating simple yet interesting game system, along with a complex plot and attractive 3-D graphics. Read more for details & screens ...

'Ducati World Championship' (Xbox/PC) Announced

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 12:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ducati World Championship is a 360° view into the world of motorcycle racing allowing you to take up a career as a pilot racing in the amateur, semi professional and professional racing classes, intent on reaching the Superbike and the Grand World Championship.

'Metal Slug 4 & 5' (PS2) Bundle Pack Ships To Retail

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 12:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SNK PLAYMORE announced today that it has shipped a Metal Slug 4 & 5 bundle pack for the PS2 to retailers across North America. The Metal Slug 4 & 5 bundle pack has a suggested retail price of $39.99.

Bethesda's E3 2005 Lineup - Screens & Trailers

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 11:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Check out the following new screens from Bethesda's 2005 E3 lineup:

Buena Vista's E3 2005 Lineup - Screens

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Check out the following new screens from Buena Vista's 2005 E3 lineup:

'Dragonshard' - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 9:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragonshard will incorporate classic role-playing themes, a powerful and dynamic real-time strategy engine all woven together with a rich storyline involving a global conflict for an immensely powerful artifact with the power to change the fate of Eberron itself.

'Settlers IV' - v2.50.1516A Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has just released a new patch for Blue Byte's RTS Settlers 4. This upgrade brings your Settlers 4 retail game to v2.50.1516A, is for all versions of Settlers IV, and fixes a crash during start up which occurred on some systems. Read more for details and download links.

Ubisoft Europe Signs Lumines As PSP Launch Title - Screens

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 8:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced today that it has joined forces with Bandai to publish and distribute Lumines in Europe. This critically acclaimed music and luminary action puzzle is slated for release in conjunction with the official launch of the PSP in Europe.

'The Settlers: Heritage of Kings Expansion Disk' Announced

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 8:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced The Settlers: Heritage of Kings Expansion Disk, a new add-on for The Settlers: Heritage of Kings, the popular construction-based strategy game series. The expansion pack extends the story of the original game with a fresh campaign, additional units and buildings, new gameplay features, a map editor and three exclusive heroes.

'The Bard's Tale' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 24, 2005 @ 8:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Bard's Tale will eschew genre clichés in favor of intelligent humor for an original and truly entertaining experience. inXile's development focus on the RPG genre comes from Brian Fargo's long legacy of delivering standard-setting RPGs to market. This updated demo features a tutorial and one level from Chapter VI: The Mountain Pass area (Mountain Tomb). Read more for download links ...