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Various Game Trailers #647

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 8:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers was released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Stacked with Daniel Negreanu - Tips Trailer #1
  • Crazy Frog Racer - Trailer #2

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

'Starship Troopers' - English Demo #2 Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 8:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by Strangelite Studio, the game is based on the Starship Troopers movie in which you will take the role of an elite 'special forces' trooper in the Mobile Infantry spearheading the assault against thousands of intelligent enemy bugs, emulating the best scenes from the movie and a whole lot more! Empire has now released the English version of the Plasma Mountains demo (thanks 3DGamers).

'Codename: Panzers Phase Two' - v1.06 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 3:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

As promised CDV and Stormregion have released a new downloadable content pack for Codename: Panzers, Phase Two. The content pack, which includes eight new multiplayer maps, key gameplay enhancements and many minor bugfixes. The patch included in the download brings the retail game to version 1.06 and will enhance gameplay and extend the Phase Two experience for fans of the game.

Dream Arcades Wants Your Old Xbox

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 3:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Thousands of Xboxes will be yanked from home entertainment centers around the world this holiday to make space for the new Xbox 360. Dream Arcades LLC wants to give them a new home … nice and cozy, resting inside a shiny new arcade kit from Dream Arcades.

'World Rally Championship' (PSP) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 3:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Immerse yourself in the first officially licensed handheld FIA World Rally Championship game – packed full of exhilarating stages set in the toughest terrains the world has to offer. Experience the "in your face" thrills and spills of rally on the move – feel the speed, embrace the power, taste the mud!

'Tomb Raider: Legend' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 2:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tomb Raider: Legend revives the athletic, intelligent and entertaining adventurer who won the hearts and minds of gamers worldwide. Lara comes alive with intricately animated expressions, moves and abilities. An arsenal of modern equipment, such as a magnetic grappling device, binoculars, frag grenades, personal lighting device and communications equipment, allows gamers to experience tomb raiding as never before.

Microsoft Europe Reveals Xbox 360 Compatible Games

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 2:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Last week it was revealed that Microsoft currently has over 200 Xbox titles that are compatible and working on its next-gen X360 console. This only being the case for North American versions of the console, the list for other territories was not yet available. Earlier this week Japanese gamers got a huge disappointment with only 12 titles, and today Europeans picking up an Xbox 360 will be able to play over 150 Xbox titles. Remember this only works with the harddrive enabled system, not the cheap Core System, unless you upgrade. The process is made possible by software emulation, games will be playable in High Def. with antialiasing, which will be freely downloadable, burn on cd and insert in the X360, or install automatically through Xbox Live.

'Heroes of Might and Magic V' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 1:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gamers will delve into a more mature, consistent fantasy universe that will appeal to fans of all fantasy genres. Heroes of Might & Magic V will benefit from the features and characteristics that established the success of the initial saga while offering a wealth of innovations such as a highly immersive scenario, a variety of appealing factions, modern 3D graphics, a revolutionary tactical combat system, and a story-based campaign mode.

'Worldwide Soccer Manager 2006' Kicks Off In Retail

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 1:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA of America today announced the North American release of Sports Interactive's Worldwide Soccer Manager 2006, a sports management simulation game that lets gamers control all team-related activities for their favorite professional soccer teams in the U.S. as well as 49 other countries around the world.

'Samurai Champloo' (PS2) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 17, 2005 @ 12:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Based on the hit television series running on Cartoon Network’s adult swim block, Samurai Champloo introduces a truly innovative fighting system that unleashes samurai hack-and-slash combos hinged on the hip hop soundtrack of the gamers’ choosing.