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'Gun' (PS2/Xbox/X360/PC) - 9 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gun will be a GTA-style game, set in the West in the 1880s, in cities such as Dodge City and New Mexico's Las Vegas. The murderous 'Dodge City Gang' has been on a rampage and you seek revenge, hunting them down between Indians and Mexican pistoleros. Main mode of transportation is any horse you can find or steal, and of course, Gun will include high speed "horse" pursuits.

'Mortal Kombat: Deception' (PS2/Xbox) Greatest Hits Goes Platinum

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway today announced that Mortal Kombat: Deception has shipped as a Greatest Hits title for the PS2 and as a Platinum Hits title for the Xbox, and will be re-distributed with new packaging at a suggested retail price of $19.99.

WinXP Media Center Edition 2005 Will Stream Media Via Xbox 360

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft today announced at the DigitalLife conference in New York City the availability of a new software update for its WinXP Media Center Edition 2005 that enables you to stream digital music, videos, photos, and standard and high-definition television and movies from Media Center PCs to any television in their home via the Xbox 360.

'Curious George' (GBA/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 10:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beloved to readers for more than 60 years, Curious George is about to embark on his biggest adventure ever, as the star of a new animated feature film and his long-awaited videogame debut.

'Xbox Live Arcade' (X360) Titles Revealed

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At the Digital Life consumer technology showcase in New York, Microsoft will reveal the launch window portfolio for Xbox Live Arcade and supporting publishers for Xbox 360. Read more for details ...

'FIFA 06' - Controller Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FIFA 06 returns to field with more teams, better graphics, and improved gameplay. Utilize improved formations to create the perfect attack with the world's greatest players. EA has release a patch to address some of the conroller issues, USB keyboard incompatibility, Saitek P2500 gamepad controller recognition, and PC controller Save Configuration. Read more for download links ...

'The Matrix: Path of Neo' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari is returning to the universe of "The Matrix" with a new game that lets players assume the role of actor Keanu Reeves' lead character Neo and relive his most important and memorable scenarios from the complete film trilogy, including the original film.

Sony Releases v2.50 PSP Firmware

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 8:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony has released yet another new update for its PSP firmware, bringing it to v2.50. Currently only valid for Japanese PSP's, Sony did release the previous v2.01 for its North American version. Unlike the previous update, the v2.50 does address more than just security flaws, and allows you to watch TV and movies remotely over the net through their LocationFree Base Station, view DRM protected files saved on Memory Stick Duos, save text from the Internet browser, and also set the date and time via the net.

'Street Racing Syndicate' (GBA) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Win races, gain status and eventually become a street legend! Customize your vehicle on the outside and under the hood. Upgrade for maximum boost with suspension, tires, turbo and NOS, and anything else you can buy or win. But choose your races carefully…your opponent could have more under the hood than it seems. Namco is bringing its street racer to the GBA ...

'UFO: Aftershock' (Xbox/PC) - 27 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 14, 2005 @ 7:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.