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'Without Warning' (PS2/Xbox) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on March 11, 2005 @ 5:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Without Warning, developed by CiRCLE Studio, founded by the Tombraider series creators, is a highly charged action shooter set against the backdrop of a brutal terrorist siege of a U.S. based chemical plant. The story takes place over a 12 hour period, during which players will experience the events from the vantage point of six characters that are caught up in the crisis situation.

'Rugby 2005' (PS2/Xbox) Roughs Its Way To Retail

by Rainier on March 11, 2005 @ 5:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that EA SPORTS Rugby 2005, the latest title under the EA SPORTS brand, is available in stores worldwide. EA SPORTS Rugby 2005 brings exceptional visual quality and the standards of all EA SPORTS franchises, including new player models with star heads for the top players worldwide. The game also features real-to-life animations of player movements, their intense emotions, and tackles that make you cringe.

'SÖLDNER: Secret Wars' - v33588 Update Patch & Server Available NOW

by Rainier on March 11, 2005 @ 5:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Jowood has released yet another patch for Wing Simulations' multiplayer shooter SÖLDNER: Secret Wars. This v33588 patch synchronises SÖLDNER: Secret Wars, SÖLDNER: Reloaded, the newest add-on SÖLDNER: Marine Corps to one version number, and mainly fixes a massive amount of bugs and gameplay issues. A lot of aspects of the game have been completely redesigned so the game experience overall should be greatly improved. Read more for details and download links ...

'Act of War: Direct Action' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on March 11, 2005 @ 1:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Act of War: Direct Action, developed by Eugen Systems, is Atari new action game with a storyline and game universe created in cooperation with Dale Brown, 15-time New York Times best-selling author and expert on US military, global conflict and future military technology. Read more for new screens...

'King of Fighters Maximum Impact' (Xbox) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 10, 2005 @ 9:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The first ever 3D version of the most popular fighting franchise in history, The King of Fighters Maximum Impact comes to the Xbox Video Game System. Gamers from around the world will be able to battle it out across the Xbox Live network and play as their favorite SNK character in full 3D with beautifully rendered backgrounds and full flowing animation.

Various Game Trailers #456

by Rainier on March 10, 2005 @ 9:17 p.m. PST | 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 :

  • Pariah - Trailer #2
  • Stubbs The Zombie: Rebel Without a Pulse - Trailerpack
  • Wrestlemania 21 - Trailer
  • Obscure - Trailer #4
  • Aurora Watching - Trailer

'Fire Department 2' - English Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 10, 2005 @ 8:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Fire Department 2 (known in the US as Fire Captain: Bay Area Inferno) will feature a lot of improvements and new features such as multiplayer capabilities, better AI, control over a larger amount of units, improved graphics, five campaigns, and, of course, more realism. Monte Cristo has released an English demo featuring the 'Shopping Mall' mission from the first campaign (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

First Unreal Engine 3 Game 'RoboHordes' At GDC - Screens

by Rainier on March 10, 2005 @ 11:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Naked Sky Entertainment began demonstrating RoboHordes today at the Game Developer Conference (GDC). Commissioned by Intel to showcase the power of Intel's dual-core processor, the RoboHordes demo not only utilizes advanced robot simulation technology and control theory from modern robot design, but is also the first game to use Unreal Engine 3 at a playable frame rate.

'Sniper Elite' (PC/PS2/Xbox) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on March 10, 2005 @ 11:02 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Spring 1945: World War 2 is drawing to a close and the Russians and Germans are caught in a furious battle for a devastated Berlin. The cold war starts... As a sniper, recruited by the OSS (former CIA), it is the beginning of a lonely stealth mission in the Russian territory. In development since 2003, Sniper Elite is a sniping/stealth game due to be released on PS2, PC and Xbox May 2005.

'LEGO Star Wars' - Demo Available NOW

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

Play the most memorable and exhilarating scenes from The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and the forthcoming Episode III Revenge of the Sith including pod racing on Mos Espa, the repelling of the droid onslaught in the Genosian arena and Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon's fatal fight with Darth Maul. Eidos has released a demo for its upcoming action game LEGO Star Wars, allowing you to play the first level (thanks Demonews) Read more for download links ...