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'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Wild' - Euro Patch #3 Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 2:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari has released a new patch for the Euro edition of RCT3: Wild!, which corrects any issues that may arise from installing the Wild expansion pack before installing Soaked. If you install the Soaked expansion before installing Wild there is no need to install this patch.

'Singles 2: Triple Trouble' - v1.3 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 7:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Rotobee has released a new patch for its 3D romantic sim Singles 2: Triple Trouble. This update brings your Euro retail game to v1.3 and adresses textures issues with certain NVIDIA cards, and "other issues." Read more for download links ...

Microsoft Introduces The 'Xbox Live Diamond Card'

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 7:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Calling all Xbox Live gamers! You're about to experience a whole new level in entertainment. Yes, we're talking about the launch of Xbox 360, but we're also talking about the brand new, and free, Xbox Live Diamond Card, an unprecedented merger of your entertainment activities, online and off. Never heard of it? Well, read more to find out what you're in for...

'Disgaea 2' (PS2) - 33 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 4:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Disgaea 2 is the sequel to Nippon Ichi 2003 RPG hit title Disgaea: Hour of Darkness. While no information about a European or North American released is available, Disgaea 2 is scheduled for release in Japan February 2006. Until we do get more concrete details, these rather small screens will have to do ...

'Dungeon Lords' - German to English v1.4 Mod Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 4:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The community has released an unofficial German to English patch for Heuristic Park's action/RPG Dungeon Lords. This update brings your English retail game to v1.4 and adds new weapons, skills, hot keys, optimizes multiplayer, as well as the usual gameplay tweaks, crash/bug fixes, etc. Read more for details and download links ...

Real Reason For 'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' (X360/PC) Delay ?

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 3:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A few months ago, Bethesda disappointed a large portion of the community when it announced that TES IV:Oblivion was not going to make it as a launch title and delayed the game until March 2006, saying that more time was needed for polish. Spanish site players4players claims there is more to it, as a confidential source told them that the real reason was a little bit more interesting. Oblivion had already been finished, but upon arrival of the official Xbox 360 dev kits, they realized the machine was more powerful than originally anticipated. Bethesda then decided to delay the game for optimization, especially of the graphics.

'Hellgate: London' - 44 New Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2005 @ 12:02 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Flagship Studios' Hellgate: London is an RPG set in the immersive first-person perspective. With a completely randomized world that offers a unique experience every time you play, Hellgate: London introduces a demon-ridden place where the last survivors of the human race must meld science and magic to survive.

'Pokemon' No Longer 4Kids

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2005 @ 4:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

4Kids Entertainment and Pokemon USA announced today that they have agreed not to renew the Pokemon representation agreement set to expire on December 31, 2005. Beginning in 2006, Pokemon USA, Inc.'s in-house licensing group will handle all Pokemon licensing outside of Asia.

'Full Auto' (X360) Gets Release Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2005 @ 4:20 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.

'Day of Defeat Source' Gets Steamy Update #36

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2005 @ 3:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Valve's SteamPowered website has been updated with details regarding the latest update for its online delivery system Steam. This update tweaks various weapons, lag compensation and other multiplayer adjustments, bug fixes, and plenty more. Just restart Steam for the effects to take place.