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Get in The 'F.E.A.R.' Beta Test

by Rainier on Aug. 1, 2005 @ 3:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

F.E.A.R. is an intense combat experience with rich atmosphere and an engaging story presented entirely in first person. Be the hero in your own blockbuster action movie. As part of a classified strike team created to deal with threats no one else can handle, your mission is simple: Eliminate the intruders at any cost. Determine the origin of the signal. And contain this crisis before it spirals out of control. Vivendi is giving away 1200 beta keys on their freshly re-launched FEAR website.

'Scooter War3z' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 1, 2005 @ 1:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Scooter War3z delivers a surprising combination of high-speed racing, crash'em up action and death defying ragdoll stunts. Discover the dark but alive world of Scooter War3z, taking place in a free-roaming city featuring several interconnected neighborhoods, where it's all about winning. Team 6 has released a demo for its scooter racing game allowing you to try out 4 scooters and one racing track, but no stunt-area. Read more for download links ...

'Battlefield 2' Second Addon In The Works?

by Rainier on Aug. 1, 2005 @ 1:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While Battlefield 2: Special Forces has barely been announced and is not yet available, European online retail store World of Games seems to reveal that there is already a second addon for DICE's online shooter in the works. While the product listing does not have any specific details, or even a product name apart from Battlefield 2 Addon 2, it does however list the new addon as scheduled for March 2006. Truth or not, time will tell....

'Bounty Hounds' (PSP) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 1, 2005 @ 1:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The player takes the role of Maximillan, the leader of "Bounty Hounds" – a ruthless band of mercenaries. The mission is to engage in battle with Extraterrestrial Intelligence (ETI) spread across planets and unfold a sinister plot between a corporation and ETI that threatens to take over the world.

Various Game Trailers #560

by Rainier on July 31, 2005 @ 2:44 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 :

  • FEAR - Delta Level Trailer
  • 50 Cent: Bulletproof - Trailer #4
  • Soul Calibur III (PS2) - Story Mode Trailer
  • The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction (PS2/Xbox) - Trailer #4
  • Nascar 06: Total Team Control - Trailer #3
  • Madden 2006 - Trailer #7

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

'Infected' (PSP) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on July 31, 2005 @ 2:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infected, under development at Planet Moon Studios, is a thrilling new run-and-gun shooter that allows players' avatars to invade opponents' PSP systems via multiplayer victories. Infected is scheduled to ship this fall and is the first release in an exclusive three game PSP deal between Majesco and Planet Moon Studios.

'Battlestrike: The Siege' - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on July 31, 2005 @ 1:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

City Interactive is working on a sequel to ita budget shooter Battlestrike: Road to Berlin. The Siege is scheduled for this release in Europe coming August and will give players another 12 new missions in which you once again will take up arms against Nazis. This time around you will not only switch between battle tanks, airplanes or act as a sniper, but also get thrown in naval battles and be positioned on ships.

Majorem Prepares For Next Round of 'Ballerium' Beta Testing

by Rainier on July 31, 2005 @ 1:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Israeli developer Majorem has once again resumed development on its oft cancelled and un-cancelled RTS MMO Ballerium. Only last month did it was halted after Interplay failed to honor its obligations, and now Majorem is getting ready for the next round of betatesting (thanks Blues). Ballerium uses OPIUM technology to create a fully persistent world that is able to handle an infinite number of players. Ballerium looks to be an innovative new entry to the massively multiplayer gaming market, providing players with never before experienced levels of persistence and control.

'War World' - v1.4 Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 31, 2005 @ 12:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

War World is a fast paced, third person online shooter where players build and battle the ultimate mech warriors. Designed for multiplayer mayhem, War World lets players challenge other warriors online as they try to work their way up the War World rankings ladder. As players move up the ladder, they will be able to earn and purchase upgrades and enhancements for their mechs. This demo features a single player level and allows you to try out 30 mins of multiplayer, after which you can purchase a key to unlock the full game.

'The Warriors' (PS2/Xbox) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on July 31, 2005 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rockstar Games proudly presents The Warriors for the PS2 and Xbox based on the 1979 Paramount Pictures cult classic movie. Developed by Rockstar Toronto, The Warriors expands the stylized cinematic journey of the film into a gritty interactive experience set in 1970s.