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'Godzilla: Save the Earth' (PS2/Xbox) Announced

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari is returning Godzilla and his titanic sized foes to video game consoles this Fall with Godzilla: Save the Earth, an epic action adventure game featuring grand scale nuclear-powered monster-bashing mayhem.

'Star Wars Galaxies: Jump to Lightspeed' Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 9:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The struggle between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance extends into space with Star Wars Galaxies: Jump to Lightspeed, the first expansion for the award-winning Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing game set in the Star Wars universe. Read more for details, screens & teaser trailer...

'Shadow Ops: Red Mercury' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 9:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Using the latest Unreal Technology from Epic Games, developer Zombie Games is creating an ultra-realistic game world spanning Middle Eastern cities and towns to the secret military bases in the frozen backcountry of Russia to other global hotspots in the Philippines, Bosnia and Western Europe. Check some new screens ...

'Formula One 04' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 9:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Europe (SCEE) is pleased to announce the upcoming release of Formula One 04, the only officially licensed game of the FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. Entering the second year of a four Championship season partnership with the Formula One Administration Ltd, SCEE maintains the exclusive rights to develop the Formula One franchise for next gen systems. Read more for details & screens ...

'Gametrak: Dark Wind' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 8:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In2Games, which will launch the revolutionary Gametrak 3D control system for PS2 in Q3 this year, today announces a change of name for the launch title, previously codenamed Black Wind. Henceforth, the first-person beat-em-up game will be known as Gametrak: Dark Wind. The name change was prompted by a statement made by a terrorist group linked to Al Qaeda, which spoke of a "Black Wind of death" against the west. Read more for details & screens ...

New Sims Title 'The URBZ' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Announced

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 8:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced that The URBZ is in development for the PlayStation2, the Xbox, the Nintendo GameCube, and the Nintendo Game Boy Advance. For the first time, Sims are living in the city where reputation (rep) is everything. Players will custom-create these new Sims, called Urbz, by customizing their unique style and building their status to become the biggest "player" in the city.

'Test Drive: Eve of Destruction' (PS2) Announced

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 8:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari, Inc. announces the unpredictable new racing game, Test Drive: Eve of Destruction for the PlayStation2. Developed by Monster Games, Test Drive: Eve of Destruction captures the raw, unfettered thrill of no-rules competition and is based on real-life extreme racing events.

Battlefront Announces 'Down In Flames' & 'Modern Naval Battles'

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 2:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefront.com and Dan Verssen Games are combining their talents to bring two classic tabletop game series' into the world of computer gaming. Read more for details on both titles ...

Warlords Battlecry III - Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 2:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warlords Battlecry III builds upon the unique features that have made this series renowned throughout the RTS genre. Further expanding on the Battlecry traditions, this next title will feature a new hero development system, 3 new spheres of magic that entails over 30 new spells, a new lair system, as well as 5 new races. Read more for details and some new screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 21, 2004 @ 2:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News