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'Armored Core: Formula Front - Extreme Battle' (PSP) In Stores

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 8:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Agetec announced today that the renowned mech-action game, Armored Core: Formula Front - Extreme Battle, for the PSP is now available at retailers nationwide. Formula Front - Extreme Battle is the first AC experience for the PSP and features the new Manual Control mode that allows gamers to direct and control each mech-warrior during battle.

'Auto Assault' - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 8:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Auto Assault combines vehicular combat with role-playing elements. Players explore a post-apocalyptic future in customizable cars, motorcycles, semis and even tanks. Players battle other players both in arenas and in epic race vs. race wars for control of the regions in a devastated Earth.

Adult MMO 'Naughty America: The Game' Announced

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 8:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Naughty America today announced its first venture into the world of online gaming with Naughty America: The Game. Developed by Safe Escape Studios, Naughty America: The Game is the first of its kind, a massively multiplayer online world that allows players to do what they've always wanted to... be naughty.

'Tony Tough 2: A Rake's Progress' - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 3:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Tony is back in a brand-new adventure with modern 3D-graphics. However, Tony Tough 2: A Rake's Progress is no sequel, but a prequel – it takes the player back into Tony’s youth, into the year 1953, when Tony was 13 years old. Read more to check out the new screens...

'Arthur and the Minimoys' (ALL) Announced

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 2:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari announced today that it has signed an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement with the EuropaCorp Group for the development, publishing and distribution of video games based on film director and writer Luc Besson’s Arthur and the Minimoys.

Activision Expects Significantly Lower Earnings

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 2:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Although there are still a number of critical selling days left in the quarter, which ends Dec. 31, 2005, Activision today announced that it expects net revenues and earnings for the third and fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2006 to be lower than the outlook previously provided by the company on November 2, 2005.

'Galactic Dream' Announced - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2005 @ 2:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Galactic Dream is a space-based strategy game in which four species are fighting for their very survival. This game brings you the shaped wings of your very galactic dreams: you will command star-ships and terrifying space monsters in real time.

'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked!' - US Update Patch #1 Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 14, 2005 @ 11:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked! the park guests will catch rays and ride the waves on more than fifty new rides and coasters including super- splash flume rides, massive water slides, wave pools and more. Atari has released a patch for RCT3 Soaked! bringing it in line with the recent Wild! expansion pack, including some features like custom billboards and tunnels etc, as well as optimizing RCT3's first expansion pack.

'Full Auto' (X360) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 14, 2005 @ 6:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Combine fully-automatic, weapon-equipped vehicles with highly detailed and interactive urban environments and you have Full Auto, the most destructive racing action ever experienced in a video game. This racer allows players to choose from a wide selection of unique vehicle designs and arm them with any combination of machine guns, cannons, and other deadly weapons.

'Darwinia' Now Available Through Steam

by Rainier on Dec. 14, 2005 @ 5:08 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Introversion's Darwinia is now available to gamers worldwide via Steam for just $19.95. Darwinia is a captivating mix of multiple genres including real-time strategy, arcade, and puzzle games. A demo can also be downloaded through Valve's Steam service.