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'Mobile Suit: A New Dawn' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 11:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Announced a few months ago, but unnamed, Mobile Suit: A New Dawn is a single-player turn-based RPG featuring fully customizable machines, vehicles and weapons. With an easy pick-up-and-play interface combined with an endless number of customizations and optimizations, the game is one that will appeal to both beginners and hardcore RPG fans alike.

'Rome: Total War' - v1.3 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 10:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision has released a new patch for Creative Assembly's 3D RTS Rome: Total War. This update brings your retail game to v1.3 and sychronizes multiplayer with the Barbarian Invasion addon, adds campaign and battle map improvements, and the usual balance adjustments, crash and bug fixes.

'The Sims 2 Nightlife' - v1.2.0.337 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 10:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released the first patch for the Sims 2 Nightlife expansion pack. This update brings your retail game to v1.2.0.337 and addresses a slew of game tweaks, game crashes, bug fixes, and also includes all the fixes from the Nightlife patch. This patch works for all language versions. Read more for download links ...

'The Sims 2 University' - v1.1.0.284 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 10:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released the first patch for the Sims 2 University expansion pack. This update brings your retail game to v1.1.0.284 and addresses a slew of game tweaks and game crashes, and bug fixes. This patch works for all language versions. Read more for download links ...

Various Game Trailers #619

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 5:24 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 :

  • Shrek Superslam - Trailer


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

'Panzer Elite Action' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 20 Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 5:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Panzer Elite Action is a fast-paced WW2 action game that lets the player feel the power of 30 tons of steel armor around them and gives them the ability to command increasingly powerful tanks in a series of intense and dramatic battles.

'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' (X360/PC) Gets Delayed

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 5:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oblivion is a single-player game that takes place in Tamriel's capital province, Cyrodiil. You are given the task of finding the hidden heir to a throne that sits empty, the previous emperor having been killed by an unknown assassin. Oblivion is another leap forward in role-playing with its combination of freeform gameplay and cutting-edge graphics. Various online outlets have cited that Take 2 has slightly delayed the game from its original Nov 22nd date to December 5th to give it extra polishing. The GameStop product page has now also been updated to reflect this change, but this is still unconfirmed.

'Chromehounds' (X360) - 18 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 4:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chromehounds is a squad-based action title puts gamers in control of giant mechanized military weapons of war. With a strong focus on cooperative and competitive online gameplay, the game is sure to satisfy players looking for a deep, involving Xbox Live experience.

'Rag Doll Kung Fu' Now Available Through Digital Download

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

Rag Doll Kung Fu, a game from Lionhead Entertainment lead artist Mark Healey, is available now via Steam for just $14.95. Featuring a wide collection of single and multiplayer games plus outlandish cut scenes inspired by classic Kung Fu cinema, Rag Doll Kung Fu provides one of the most creative and unique game experiences delivered in years.

'Twilight War: After the Fall' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 12, 2005 @ 2:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Twilight War: After the Fall will be a groundbreaking XORG (Extreme Online Roleplaying Game), with advanced graphics and an integrated FPS combat system, in the Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction genre. Twilight War: After the Fall uses SpeedTree technology to populate the game work with hundreds of thousands of trees, as well as Valve's Source Engine.