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'The Matrix: Path of Neo' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 6:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari is returning to the universe of "The Matrix" with a new game that lets players assume the role of actor Keanu Reeves' lead character Neo and relive his most important and memorable scenarios from the complete film trilogy, including the original film.

Various Game Trailers #500

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 6:00 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 :

  • Advent Rising - Theatrical Trailer
  • America's Army: Rise of A Soldier - Dev Diary #1
  • Battlefield 2: Modern Combat - Trailer #2
  • Commandos Strike Force - E3 2005 Trailer #2
  • Gothic III - E3 Trailer
  • Hitman: Blood Money - Intro Movie
  • NCAA Football 2006 - Trailer
  • Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War - Trailer #2

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

'Haunting Ground' (PS2) Creeps its Way To Retail

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 5:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Capcom today released Haunting Ground for the PS2. This spine-chilling survival horror game is set in a mysterious castle that has become a prison for two innocent characters- an orphaned young girl and a white shepherd dog. They must utilize each other’s strengths if they hope to escape from their horrifying surroundings.

'Gunstar Super Heroes' (GBA) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 4:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America today announced Gunstar Super Heroes, the sequel to the classic 2D action-shooter, Gunstar Heroes. This new adventure, developed exclusively for the Game Boy Advance, offers the relentless action, precision gunplay, and brilliant visuals that have become the trademark of Treasure, the game's legendary development team.

'Dungeon Lords' - v1.1 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 4:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As we mentioned last week, Dreamcatcher has now released the first patch for Heuristic Park's action/RPG Dungeon Lords. This update brings your retail game to v1.1 and addresses various gameplay tweaks, bug fixes, UI screen resolution issue and some multiplayer issues. Read more for details and download links ...

'Smart Bomb' (PSP) Explodes In Stores

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 3:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos announces Smart Bomb for PSP is shipping to stores today! In the wake of a global bomb scare, a special unit task force known as The Bomb Disposal Unit is in full force. The Bomb Disposal Unit has been on the look out for amazing and creative minds: pattern recognition, memory, reaction time, and concentration are all necessary in this game of life or death.

'Stargate SG-1: The Alliance' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 1:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stargate SG-1: The Alliance will be an action-based game playable in the first- or third- person perspective. Depending on the mission, there will be other tasks that have elements of team tactics, puzzle-solving and stealth. First and foremost, you will never walk alone – your team will be there to look after you, but you will also have to look after them, so it differs from most "straight" shooters.

'America's Army' To Use Unreal Engine 3

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 1:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The U.S. Army today announced that it is expanding its technology agreement with Epic Games. Since 2000, Epic's Unreal Engine 2 has served as the foundation for America's Army, the Official U.S. Army Game. To take advantage of leap-ahead capabilities afforded by Epic Games' newest engine, the Army will begin developing its next generation versions of America's Army on the Unreal Engine 3 in the coming months.

'Imperial Glory' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 1:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Imperial Glory promises to be the most extensive strategy game ever, offering an in-depth management model along with graphically stunning real-time land and naval battles in full 3D. Choose which of the five great 19th century Empires to lead: Great Britain, France, Russia, Prussia or Austro-Hungary, each with their own unique attributes. Eidos announced today that Pyro Studios' historical RTS Imperial Glory has gone gold and ships on May 17, 2005 for the PC across North America.

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

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 11:54 a.m. PDT | 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.