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'Samurai Warriors' (PSP) - 25 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2005 @ 2:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game is set in feudal Japan, during the Sengoku period where numerous warlords and heroic individuals are struggling to unify the country. When the political power of the Ashikaga Shogunate collapsed in the succession dispute of 1467, the island of Japan erupted in a series of major wars. This era in history became known as the as the Sengoku or "warring states" period.

'The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 11:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar will allow players to forge heroic legacies in the War for Middle-Earth. Gamers will experience an evolving persistent recreation of Tolkien's world-renowned fantasy realm where they can establish their unique reputations, and discover and wield legendary weapons in strategic battles, while adventuring solo or in Fellowships.

eGames Acquires Cinemaware

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 11:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

eGames today announced that it had entered into an agreement to purchase substantially all of the assets of Cinemaware, previouysly known for titles such as Defender of the Crown, Lords of the rising Sun, or Wings.

'King Kong' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Demo Coming Friday

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 11:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft revealed that it will be releasing a demo for Peter Jackson's King Kong on Friday at 8AM PST. The demo including two levels, one where you play as Jack, armed with a tommy gun, in FPS mode, and the second mission you get to fight as King Kong, in 3rd person perspective, vs. three T-Rexes. Of course we will have the demo available on our filerserver network, so stay tuned.

'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' (X360/PC) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 5:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oblivion is a single-player game that takes place in Tamriel's capital province, Cyrodiil. You are given the task of finding the hidden heir to a throne that sits empty, the previous emperor having been killed by an unknown assassin. Oblivion is another leap forward in role-playing with its combination of freeform gameplay and cutting-edge graphics.

Various Game Trailers #614

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 5:34 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. - Multiplayer Trailer #2
  • Mass Effect - X05 Trailer
  • Cold War - Trailer #8
  • F.E.A.R. - Panics Machinima Trailer #3


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

'Ski Racing 2006' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 5:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super-G and Downhill - you've got to master all disciplines to win the great crystal trophy at the end of the season. It's your turn to earn the world's attention! The mountains are waiting for you, the speed is amazing - and the race feeling incredible!

'Battlefield 2: Special Forces' - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 3:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield 2: Special Forces brings the intensity and excitement of its predecessors into the realm of covert ops with the latest, most technologically advanced vehicles and weapons systems available to man.

'Total Extreme Wrestling 2005' Now Available For Digital Download

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 3:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Grey Dog Software is pleased to announce the release of its highly anticipated wrestling simulation, Total Extreme Wrestling 2005, which is now available for digital download exclusively through Grey Dog Software.

'Shadow The Hedgehog' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 2:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shadow The Hedgehog, an exciting new spin-off from SEGA’s best-selling Sonic The Hedgehog series, is currently in development at SEGA Studio USA, under the direction of Takashi Iizuka, lead developer of Sonic Adventure, Sonic Adventure 2/ Battle, and Sonic Heroes.