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'FIFA 06' - Controller Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FIFA 06 returns to field with more teams, better graphics, and improved gameplay. Utilize improved formations to create the perfect attack with the world's greatest players. EA has release a patch to address some of the conroller issues, USB keyboard incompatibility, Saitek P2500 gamepad controller recognition, and PC controller Save Configuration. Read more for download links ...

'The Matrix: Path of Neo' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari is returning to the universe of "The Matrix" with a new game that lets players assume the role of actor Keanu Reeves' lead character Neo and relive his most important and memorable scenarios from the complete film trilogy, including the original film.

Sony Releases v2.50 PSP Firmware

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 8:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony has released yet another new update for its PSP firmware, bringing it to v2.50. Currently only valid for Japanese PSP's, Sony did release the previous v2.01 for its North American version. Unlike the previous update, the v2.50 does address more than just security flaws, and allows you to watch TV and movies remotely over the net through their LocationFree Base Station, view DRM protected files saved on Memory Stick Duos, save text from the Internet browser, and also set the date and time via the net.

'Street Racing Syndicate' (GBA) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Win races, gain status and eventually become a street legend! Customize your vehicle on the outside and under the hood. Upgrade for maximum boost with suspension, tires, turbo and NOS, and anything else you can buy or win. But choose your races carefully…your opponent could have more under the hood than it seems. Namco is bringing its street racer to the GBA ...

'UFO: Aftershock' (Xbox/PC) - 27 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 7:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.

'80 Days' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 7:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Journey on every existing means of transport, making you to use all inventiveness ingenuity, full of discoveries of unseen and unheard beauties. New gentleman, new bet, but it is up to you to choose itinerary. Would you do it in 80 days? This demo allows you to resolve various puzzles in Bombay.

EA and Steven Spielberg Working On Three Titles

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In another example of the videogame industry teaming with Hollywood talent, Steven Spielberg has signed an agreement with Electronic Arts to create three original videogame franchises. Initial work has already begun on the first title, but EA is keeping it tightly under wraps, though speculation is that it will be in the sci-fi or action/adventure genre.

'Pac-Man World 3' (ALL) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 6:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In a mad search for power, evil genius Erwin creates a machine that can penetrate into the world of the Ghosts...the Spectral Realm! But now the Spectral Realm is collapsing into the real world, and this will bring about a massive catastrophe that will plunge the world into a state of devastation for years to come!

Various Game Trailers #620

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 6:03 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 :

  • F.E.A.R. - Trailer (2)
  • Battlefield 2: Modern Combat - Trailer #10
  • Star Wars Battlefront 2 - Trailer #12
  • Need For Speed Most Wanted - LaPierre Video Interview
  • Star Wars Galaxies: Trials of Obi-Wan - Trailer
  • The Witcher - Trailer

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

'Bounty Hounds' (PSP) - 24 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 6:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bounty Hounds is a third-person weapons-based action game for the PSP in which players utilize a massive selection of weapons and armor in order to fight more than 40 alien species across 40 expansive missions in a future gone awry.