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'MVP Baseball 2005' - Update Patch #3 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 3:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA Sports has released yet another patch for its latest iteration in EA Canada's baseball franchise, MVP Baseball 2005. This patch updates your game with the latest rosters. Read more for download links ..

Various Game Trailers #488

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 2:44 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 :

  • SCAR: Squadra Corse Alfa Romeo - Trailer #3
  • Conker: Live & Reloaded - Trailer #5
  • Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars - Trailer (2)
  • Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith [NDS] - Trailer #3
  • Stubbs The Zombie: Rebel Without a Pulse - Teaser Trailer
  • Scarface - Teaser Trailer #2

'Dragonshard' - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 1:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragonshard will incorporate classic role-playing themes, a powerful and dynamic real-time strategy engine all woven together with a rich storyline involving a global conflict for an immensely powerful artifact with the power to change the fate of Eberron itself.

'Darkwatch' (PS2/Xbox) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 12:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Darkwatch" is an original first person shooter combining the Western and Horror genres to create a cinematic experience with unparalleled depth and game play variety. As half-vampire Jericho Cross, players must hunt down a powerful vampire lord whose undead minions have overrun the Wild West. The result is a stylistic premise blending western and vampire-horror milieus, and one injected with innovative concepts.

'WrestleMania 21' Not So Live On Xbox

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 11:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ has issued a statement regarding problems gamers may encounter when trying to access the Xbox Live part of the game. "It has come to our attention that, due to a manufacturing error at the disc replication facility, gamers may experience problems utilizing the online feature in WrestleMania 21. We are currently working to issue an auto update that will be available for download on Xbox Live as quickly as possible. Please be assured this is a standalone issue and we apologize for the inconvenience."

'The Sims 2 Nightlife' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With The Sims 2 Nightlife, players will be able to take their Sims out to hit all the swanky hot spots in the all new downtown location and spice up their lives with an all new dating gameplay and a new life goal focused on pleasure seeking.

'Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 10:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Expected spring 2006 in Japan, Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams is situated in 1598 and will have several new features and additions over previous titles, such as a new camera system, updated graphics and optimized gameplay mechanics. While no specific info, or announcement, is available yet, here are the first screens ...

'Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith' (ALL) - Facts & Features

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 10:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith is a third-person action/adventure game, delivering the ultimate Jedi action experience as Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi join forces in fierce battles and heroic lightsaber duels until one's lust for power and the other's devotion to duty leads to a final confrontation between good and evil. Scheduled for release on on May 5, 2005 on PS2 and Xbox. LucasArts has finally released additional info on the storyline and features we can expect in the imminent game.

Typhoon Games' E3 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 9:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Typhoon Games today announced it is heading for the E3 and will have four titles on display : Dungeon Lords, Infinity Empire, Evernight, and Hello Kitty Online. Dungeon Lords is slated to be released in April 2005, Hello Kitty Online will begin its beta phase in August 2005, while Infinity Empire is currently being fine-tuned, and will be released very soon. Read more for details ...

'World Racing 2' - 36 New Screens

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 9:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Volkswagen AG and TDK Mediactive Europe have entered into a worldwide cooperation agreement. The partnership will allow the masses worldwide to experience Volkswagen vehicles virtually, as part of a computer game. This racing game will be marketed as World Racing 2 and is being developed in the studios of racing software specialist Synetic to run on current next generation game consoles and PC. Read more for details ...