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Codemasters Europe Signs 'Heroes of the Pacific' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 8:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prepare to rain hell from the skies above in World War II's fiercest aerial battles as Codemasters today confirms it has secured the PAL co-publishing and distribution rights to Heroes of the Pacific for PS2, Xbox and PC. Coming this September, Heroes of the Pacific puts the player in the boots of the courageous men who fought like heroes in incredible aerial and naval conflicts from the Pacific Theatre, 60 years ago.

'Medal of Honor European Assault' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 17 New Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 8:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Europe 1942. These are desperate hours for Allied forces as the Nazi war machine rages across a devastated European landscape. You are US Army Lieutenant William Holt, hand-picked by William “Wild Bill” Donovan to be the first field agent of the newly formed Office of Strategic Services­the OSS. Medal of Honor European Assault makes you the driving force in the struggle to liberate Europe.

'The Curse of the Were-Rabbit' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 8:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Frontier Developments Ltd. announced today that it has been collaborating closely with Aardman Animations Ltd. ('Aardman') on the development of a major new console game, "The Curse of the Were-Rabbit", starring the much-loved, Oscar-winning, claymation duo Wallace & Gromit.

'Supreme Ruler 2010' Goes Gold

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 8:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First and developer BattleGoat are pleased to announce that Supreme Ruler 2010, the groundbreaking economic, political and military strategy game for the Windows PC, has gone gold. Supreme Ruler 2010 will be available at all major retailers on May 10, 2005.

'Soul Calibur III' (PS2) - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 1:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Soul Calibur III offers the series' hallmarks of exhilarating sword-fighting action and profound martial arts while also delivering highly improved graphics and sound effects to create a unique gaming experience. It also features a Character Creation Mode, which allows players to create original warriors.

'War In The Pacific' - v1.50 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 1:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games and 2 by 3 Games have released the fourth update patch for their strategy game War In The Pacific. This update includes a large list of fixes and improvements, ranging from submarine operations to kamikaze use. In total 55 minor bugs were repaired by this patch. Along with the fixes come 25 new player requested features! Read more for details fix list and download links ...

'Namco Museum 50th Anniversary' (ALL) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 1:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today that Namco Museum 50th Anniversary is coming this August to the PS2, Xbox, GameCube, GBA, and PC. In honor of the company's 50th anniversary, Namco Museum 50th Anniversary introduces 14 exciting, classic games from the 70's and 80's to a new generation of gamers.

'Guild Wars' In Stores Now

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 1:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ArenaNet and NCsoft Corporation today announced that Guild Wars is available at retail in Europe, North America and Australia. Guild Wars is the ultimate global online RPG, a transporting experience that transcends the boundaries of geography, technology and language. Play with anyone, anywhere, at any time and there's no subscription fee required. Guild Wars immerses players in a colorful, robust and detailed online fantasy world where success is determined by player skill, not by the time spent playing.

'Ratchet: Deadlocked' (PS2) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2005 @ 12:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ratchet: Deadlocked, created exclusively for the PS2 by Insomniac Games, incorporates co-op gameplay in both single-player and multiplayer story modes -- as well as squad-based functionality. Read more for new screens ..

'Specnaz: Project Wolf' - 17 New Screens

by Rainier on April 27, 2005 @ 6:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SPECNAZ is a Tactical First Person Shooter game, built on 3D outdoor engine AMOEBA. The main characteristic feature is the tactic-action model, which the game provides to the player, as well as gives him/her opportunities for successful completion of missions without any limitations. After almost a year of no material, here are the latest screens ....