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'Island of Living Dead' - Screens

by Rainier on June 11, 2005 @ 3:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Island of Living Dead is a survival horror FPP shooter which action is situated in the nearby future, when all today’s threats and fears become reality. Global pestilences, mutating viruses and products of illegal genetic engineering begin to devastate the mankind. The player surrounded by mutants and half dead enemies on a tropical island will struggle for his life in the game fulfilled with total fear atmosphere.

'Act of War: Direct Action' - v1.05 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 11, 2005 @ 12:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari has released a new update patch for Eugen Systems RTS Act of War: Direct Action. This update brings your retail game to v1.05 and adds several new multiplayer maps, editor, and various bug fixes and game tweaks. Read more for download links ...

'WarCraft III' - Bonus Map Available NOW

by Rainier on June 11, 2005 @ 4:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard has released yet another new Warcraft III map, this time called "Emerald Shores"... Map info: "Fleets sail from distant lands to loot the treasures of this ancient island. Some even come to brave the mystic defenders of the ancient temple… others know better." This is a medium sized map and the suggested no. of players is 2v2 or 3v3. It is based on the "Sunken Temple" tileset. Go download it here!

'Fullmetal Alchemist 2: Curse of the Crimson Elixir' (PS2) - 72 New Screens

by Rainier on June 11, 2005 @ 4:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With streamlined gameplay and smoother, more sophisticated cel-shaded graphics, FMA2 strives to deliver an improved version of the first entry's brawling gameplay. Fans of the anime will be delighted to see 30 minutes of original animation from BONES, more character art, full voice acting by the cast of the Cartoon Network series, and a blend of original story and scenarios adapted from the manga and anime.

'Operation: Matriarchy' - 65 New Screens

by Rainier on June 11, 2005 @ 3:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In 'Operation: Matriarchy' you are a trooper of the government army sent with the expeditionary force to attack Velian. As you accomplish missions given to you at the headquarters, you get new opportunities in selection of weapons and military equipment. Each mission will also get you closer to the secret of the origin of the Velian anomaly of the human race.

'Battlefield 2' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 11:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released the eagerly anticipated demo for DICE's FPS sequel Battlefield 2. The demo includes the Gulf of Oman single player map as well as the Gulf of Oman 16-player and 32-player maps. There will be a time limit for each game. Read more for download links ...

'Arena Football' (ALL) Announced - Trailer

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 5:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

From the opening game of the regular season to the ArenaBowl championship, EA SPORTS Arena Football will bring you the complete experience. Strap on your helmets and get ready for a new brand of football, and make sure you're ready for a lot of fireworks, because this is non-stop high-scoring football at its finest.

Various Game Trailers #525

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 4:51 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 :

  • Project Gotham Racing 3 - Teaser Trailer
  • Real Time Conflict: Shogun Empires - Trailer


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

'Boiling Point: Road to Hell' - v1.1 Euro Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 3:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari has released yet another patch for the European edition of Deep Shadow's FPS Boiling Point: Road to Hell. This update brings your retail game to v1.1 and addresses random inventory losses, game crashes, sound issues, animation errors, slowing down of the game after several hours of play, and a few other things. Read more for details and download links ...

'Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 12:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII is an Xbox exclusive action-filled flight combat game internally developed by Ubisoft. From Western Europe to the Pacific, players test their air-combat skills as they experience the most famous battles of World War II. As a squadron leader, the player can fly up to 40 WWII aircraft in both single-player and multiplayer missions.