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'Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None' Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 10:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company launched the official Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None web site, the first ever video game based on the novel by the Queen of Crime due out this November for the PC. Mystery fans and adventure gamers can begin their investigation by visiting the website where they will find the latest information on the game, view character bios, artwork, and learn more about Agatha Christie.

'Ankh' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 10:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ankh is a point and click adventure game in development over at German Deck 13. You play as Assil, a young Egyptian man in trouble, making his way through treacherous Cairo, avoiding evil Pharaohs, crocodiles and assassins, to lift his own death curse.

Great People In 'Civilization IV' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sid Meier's Civilization IV is a bold step forward for the franchise, with spectacular new 3D graphics and all-new single and multiplayer content. Civilization IV will also set a new standard for user-modification, allowing gamers to create their own add-ons using the standard Python and XML scripting languages. Firaxis producer Barry Caudill tells us more about the 'Great People' feature.

'Blitzkrieg II' - 18 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 9:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blitzkrieg II is created with a new focus on fast-paced gameplay, a strategic layer and new tactical opportunities. A completely new engine takes WWII into full 3D where players can command famous aces and units, strategically plan battles in multiple theatres, choose their reinforcements and use a wide range of new unit types such as aircraft and ships.

'Far Cry' - v1.33 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released a new patch for Crytek's Far Cry. This Win32 update patch brings your retail version to v1.33, and fixes a server crash, resolves some cheating issues, and checks so that only 1.33 clients can connect to 1.33 servers. Read more for download links ...

'NIBIRU: Age of Secrets' Goes Gold - Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company announced today that NIBIRU: Age of Secrets, known in Europe as NIBIRU:Messenger of the Gods, has reached gold status. NIBIRU will begin shipping in North America at the end of this month.

'Saints Row' (X360) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

An evolution in open world gaming, Saints Row provides an unprecedented amount of freedom to experience the game as the player sees fit. The game, based in the fictional urban surroundings of Still Water, is action adventure with its core as a third-person shooter.

'King Kong' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 3:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Delve deeper into the film experience through alternative viewpoints designed to immerse the player into the action and truly "feel" the tension of the adventure. Unprecedented Alternating Gameplay Battle for survival on Skull Island in first-person as Jack Driscoll AND experience the staggering power of King Kong in third-person taking on massive beasts.

'Battlefield 2' Over One Million Served And Counting

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 3:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today announced that, based on internal sell-in data, Battlefield 2 has sold more than 1.2M copies worldwide, bringing the overall Battlefield franchise to 7.2M.

'The Bourne Identity' (ALL) Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2005 @ 2:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi announced today that it has signed a 10-year licensing deal with Ludlum Entertainment to develop games based on author Robert Ludlum's spy novels Bourne and Cover One, but not the movie content, so don't expect Matt Damon to make his game debut just yet.