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'Stoked Rider featuring Tommy Brunner' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 4:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stoked Rider featuring Tommy Brunner' is an unique action-freesports game for PC, the first freeride snowboarding game inspired by Alaska's impressive peaks, presented in a unique 3D cellshaded graphical style. Tommy Brunner is one of the most experienced backcountry and big mountain snowboard riders in Europe, and has a string of horrifically impressive injuries to go with it, including a broken back!

'The Sims 2' (ALL) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 4:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Maxis-EA is redefining this highly-acclaimed franchise and will deliver classic open-ended gameplay along with exclusive new features. Aspirational gameplay and fully customizable content will give players the most authentic Sims experience to date on console, and will allow players to make their dreams come true while avoiding their innermost fears.

EA Settles Overtime Class Action Lawsuit

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 3:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts and counsel representing a class of current and former computer graphic artists in Electronic Arts' California studios today announced a settlement agreement on claims for overtime compensation.

'Ragdoll Kung Fu' Now Available Pre-loading Through Steam

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 3:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rag Doll Kung Fu, a wild new experience from designer Mark Healey, is available now for pre-load. This adventure features a wide collection of single and multiplayer games, plus outlandish cut scenes inspired by classic Kung Fu cinema. To pre-load your copy, please visit

'The Movies' (Xbox/PC) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 2:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Build your own movie studio and make films to capture the world’s imagination. Start filming in the break-neck 1920s and rewrite history as you pioneer the great cinematic advances. Be the first to introduce talkies, colour, animation or computer-generated special effects. Pick the scripts you want to shoot, design and construct the sets and hire the director, the crew and the stars.

'Vivisector: Beast Inside' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 1:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivisector: Beast Inside developed by Action Forms (creators of Chasm and Carnivores series) is a unique mixture of 3D Action/Horror. The game blends a thrilling interactive story with intense, high-adrenaline action and immerses players in a rich and fascinating storyline.

JoWood To Use Quazal's Online Multiplayer Middleware

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 1:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Quazal announced today that JoWooD has chosen Quazal's online multiplayer middleware Rendez-Vous technology as the basis for three of their upcoming online games, SpellForce 2: Shadow Wars, The Guild 2 and Panzer Elite Action.

Fireglow Games Announces 'Stranger' MMORTS Development

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 11:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fireglow Games announces development of a new game of the MMORTS Stranger game series. It is not a direct sequel of the original Strange RTS storyline, but an evolution of the Stranger universe to a full-scale online project.

'Pursuit Force' (PSP) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 11:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pursuit Force is a fast-paced arcade-action game, that fuses driving and combat mechanics to create a unique gaming experience for PSP. Pursuit Force follows the misadventures of a rookie Police Officer tracking down five criminal gangs across an entire fictional state in America.

'Law & Order: Criminal Intent' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 11:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Law & Order: Criminal Intent, players scour the crime scenes for evidence, interview witnesses and interrogate suspects in hopes of tracking down the elusive killers. With beautifully rendered graphics and voices and likeness from members of the show's cast, this thrilling third-person mystery/adventure game will have players feeling like they've stepped in an actual episode of Law & Order: Criminal Intent.