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'NTRA Breeder's Cup' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 12:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Experience the most realistic horse racing simulation ever created and the only game officially licensed by the NTRA, featuring the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships. With thousands of horses, the ability to race your own Thoroughbred, play the ponies and even build your own stable, Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is the horse racing game with something for everyone. Check the freshly launched NTRA Breeder's Cup website, or read more for some new screens ...

'Phantasy Star Universe' (PS2/PC) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 11:36 a.m. PDT | 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.

'LMA Manager 2006' (PS2/Xbox) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 10:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Football managers rejoice! A thorough evolution in Codemasters' LMA Manager series, the genre-leading football management console game, is coming this October. Promising a defining moment for PS2 and Xbox football management games, LMA Manager 2006 is set to become the star player for the 2005/2006 footy season.

'Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines' - v1.5 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 10:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Since Troika is no longer amongst the living this patch is not official, so use at your own discretion. This update brings Activision's Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines retail game to v1.5 (requires v1.2 patch installed) and addresses a number of known issues, gameplay tweaks, bug fixes and so forth. Read more for details and download links ...

'City of the Dead' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 10 New Screens

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

Armed with an arsenal of traditional and futuristic weaponry, players must battle the living dead from dusk 'till dawn in series of abandoned locales. With split-screen co-op missions, party mode, and four-player online feature, "City of the Dead" also promises a range of multiplayer features that allow gamers to play as human or zombie.

'Vietcong 2' - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vietcong 2 is an FPS set against the background of the 1968 Tet Offensive, in and around the ancient city of Hue (pronounced Who-ay), during the Vietnam War. Brought to life through a gritty story compiled from first hand accounts and memories of Special Forces and Infantry servicemen stationed in Hue during the assault.

'Vivisector: Beast Inside' - New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivisector: Beast Inside developed by Action Forms (creators of Chasm and Carnivores series) is a unique mixture of 3D Action/Horror. The game blends a thrilling interactive story with intense, high-adrenaline action and immerses players in a rich and fascinating storyline.

'The Day After' - v1.2 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 8:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Bean Games has released the first patch for the UK edition of G5 Software's cold war RTS The Day After, previously known as Cuban Missile Crisis. No details available as to what it exactly fixes are available at this point. Read more for download links ...

'Chaos League: Sudden Death' - English Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 8:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Jesters has released an English demo for Chaos League: Sudden Death, letting you try out a few of tutorials, match and championship modes with two races (Human and The Damned), in the Glacier stadium.

'The Chronicles of Ny' Gets Cancelled

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 2:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Clownkeep has update its website with the news that The Chronicles of Ny, its multi-episodic fantasy RPG, has been cancelled. Every episode was about 10-15 hours game time with a sprawling story that took place in a frontier province of the Great Kingdom of Ny, and was going to entertain, thrill and leave the player excited about upcoming episodes, allowing you to continue the character you had developed. Reason for the cancellation was rather vague : "there comes a point when life comes at you hard... and despite your passions, you have to get your priorities straight."