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'Dig Dug Digging Strike' (NDS) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 10:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today that Dig Dug Digging Strike has gone gold and is scheduled to launch this October exclusively for the NDS, marking the return of classic arcade hero Dig Dug in an all-new adventure to foil a collection of troublesome foes ­ both above the surface and below ground. Dig Dug Digging Strike offers players original environments, gameplay mechanics and wireless multiplayer support.

'Virtual Skipper 4' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 9:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sailing simulation that lets you create your own tropical paradise and set sail. Marvel at the beauty of your creation and share it with friends. Race people from all over the world in online regattas, team or private races. Originally scheduled for October release, it has now been slightly pushed back to November.

MTV Announces 'L.A. Rush' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Promotional Sweepstakes

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway Games today announced MTV's L.A. Rush Watch 'n' Win sweepstakes and MTV2's L.A. Rush sweepstakes, to coincide with Midway's launch of the arcade-style racing thriller, L.A. Rush. Two lucky grand prize winners will win a completely pimped out 2006 Subaru Impreza WRX STI courtesy of MTV and MTV2.

'Go! Sudoku' (PSP) - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Challenge yourself with four levels of difficultly from easy to fiendish. Relax with a quiet Sudoku challenge or experience the first ever multiplayer Sudoku competitions. Complete with animated background themes, time goals, music and sound, this is the game that introduces PSP to serious Sudoku players - on the Go!

'PureSim Baseball 2005 Gold Edition' Available For Online Purchase

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games is delighted to announce that its exciting new sports simulation, PureSim Baseball 2005 Gold Edition, is now available for sale through the Matrix Games Online Store. The digital download version is available immediately for $29.99 with a $39.99 boxed game to follow later this week.

New 'Wolfenstein' Title (X360) Also Coming to PC

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After yesterday's unveiling, id Software and Activision confirmed at Microsoft's X05 event in Amsterdam that the newest installment in the legendary Wolfenstein series is being developed for the X360 and PC.

Midway Launches 'Earth 2160' Website

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway Games today announced the launch of the official Earth 2160 U.S. Web site. Gamers can now go online to view faction profiles, unit descriptions, storyline details, trailers and more for the anticipated real-time strategy game from Reality Pump Studios. The Web site also features a link to pre-order Earth 2160 and receive a bonus DVD with eight additional maps and a retail version of Earth 2150.

'Stubbs the Zombie' (Xbox) Has Gone Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Aspyr Media and Wideload Games today announced that the Xbox version of their upcoming Stubbs the Zombie game has gone gold. The game will hit stores in late October at a SRP of $49.99.

Stream Theory Picks Up Hip Interactive titles

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 8:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stream Theory today announced that it has signed a worldwide content provider agreement with Hip Interactive Europe, giving Stream Theory the license to popular PC games including the recently released Stolen and CT Special Forces: Fire For Effect as well as the upcoming release Garfield: Saving Arlene.

'Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Also Coming To Xbox 360

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 2:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive today formally announces that Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend is in development for both the Xbox 360 and Xbox. Delivering new gameplay content and unbelievable visuals that take full advantage of the new hardware system, Lara’s premiere on Xbox is grounded in the series’ tomb raiding roots.