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'Mage Knight Apocalypse' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 11:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mage Knight Apocalypse is an action role-playing game for the PC based on the best-selling collectible miniature game from WizKids Games. Designed with a unique character leveling system and an unprecedented focus on team play, Mage Knight Apocalypse allows up to five players to embark on a cooperative or competitive journey through a war-torn fantasy setting.

'Namco Museum Battle Collection' (PSP) Reminisces In Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 11:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco today announced that Namco Museum Battle Collection has shipped to North American retail outlets exclusively for the PSP. Namco Museum Battle Collection features updated 3D versions of Namco's greatest and most beloved arcade hits, as well as all-new wireless multiplayer capabilities for competitive or cooperative fun.

'Worms' (NDS/PSP) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 10:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ is bringing Team17's popular Worms title to the PSP and Nintendo DS. Retaining the same gameplay and unique sense of humour that has epitomised the brand for almost a decade, Worms brings a whole raft of new features and laugh-out-loud comedy to the handhelds.

'Without Warning' (PS2/Xbox) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Without Warning, developed by CiRCLE Studio, founded by the Tombraider series creators, is a highly charged action shooter set against the backdrop of a brutal terrorist siege of a U.S. based chemical plant. The story takes place over a 12 hour period, during which players will experience the events from the vantage point of six characters that are caught up in the crisis situation.

CDV Signs 'Combat Mission 3: Afrika Corps - Special Edition

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV announced today that they have secured the North American retail rights to Combat Mission 3: Afrika Corps (Special Edition), in development by the team at Battlefront.com. This special retail-only edition includes 65 new scenarios and 15 new operations, guaranteeing gamers hours of exciting game play.

'Big Mutha Truckers 2' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Pulls Into Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 8:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ today announced the North American release of Big Mutha Truckers 2. With unique playable characters, customizable vehicles and an abundance of campy down-home humor, Big Mutha Truckers 2 is now available on the PS2, Xbox, and PC, for the suggested retail price of $19.99.

'X³: Reunion' - 11 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

X³: Reunion utilises a new generation game engine, developed to immerse the player into the most realistic, living universe, ever experienced. The economy model in X³: Reunion is more complex than any previous X game. Coupled with the massively enhanced A.L. (Artificial Life) system, X³: Reunion will present players with an ever changing, evolving universe; where a player’s actions really can shape the future of the universe.

Rising Star Games' GME 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 8:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rising Star Games has revealed the titles it plans to show at Games Market Europe next week. Rising Star will have playable versions of several titles from its retro remakes range, including Bubble Bobble Revolution and an early demo of Rainbow Islands Revolution both on Nintendo DS, with a first look at Space Invaders Evolution on the PSP.

'Pac'n Roll' (NDS) Boulders Into Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today that Pac'n Roll has shipped to North American retail outlets. Pac'n Roll combines the pellet-chomping action and Ghost-busting madness of classic Pac-Man with an innovative touch screen control system.

'RF Online' Officially Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2005 @ 8:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Already revealed last week, Codemasters today officially announces that RF Online, one of the most successful massively multiplayer online games in the Far East, is crossing over to the west as it has secured the exclusive US and UK rights to the hugely successful title.