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'Star Wars Battlefront II' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on July 11, 2005 @ 12:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars Battlefront II takes one Imperial-walker step forward with all-new space combat, playable Jedi, and never-before-seen environments straight out of the Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith film. Enjoy an all-new single-player experience that takes players through an epic, story-based saga where every action the player takes impacts the battlefront and, ultimately, the fate of the Star Wars galaxy.

'Gears of War' (X360) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2005 @ 11:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gears of War blends the best of tactical action games with the best of survival horror titles, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde, creating cinematic, high-definition visuals so intense and powerful, it feels like the gamers are controlling a blockbuster action movie. check out these awesome Gears of War artwork shots ...

'SiN Episodes: Emergence' - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2005 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SiN Episodes features the highly anticipated return of Elexis Sinclaire, the world's most dangerous and seductive biochemist, and the only man who stands in her way, John R. Blade. The sworn enemies face off in Freeport City, a near-future mixture of San Francisco, Tokyo and New York, all set inside the unrestricted SiN universe.

'Spartan: Total Warrior' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2005 @ 11:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spartan: Total Warrior puts the player in control of a heroic warrior, engulfing the player into the midst of titanic clashes between mighty armies, blending mythical beasts and legendary monsters into the fray. Brutal combat meets epic warfare on the battlefields of the ancient world as you fight for your life, your freedom and your honor.

'SnoCross 2: Featuring Blair Morgan' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

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

Crave Entertainment upcoming release of SnoCross 2 for offers the most realistic experience in snowmobile racing, SnoCross 2 features three-time Winter X Games gold winner "Air" Blair Morgan, the most dominant and influential rider in the history of snocross.

'Virtua Tennis World Tour' (PSP) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2005 @ 2:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Players can now take the addictive, fast-paced action of Virtua Tennis with them wherever they go. The PSP version of this game tightens up the series' already superb gameplay and treats fans to a new set of inventive mini-games. Fun alone or with friends, this is the ideal sports franchise for the handheld arena.

'Grafan' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2005 @ 1:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Former Microsoft technology executives Herb Marselas and Chas. Boyd founded Emogence, LLC, an independently funded computer and video game development studio. The company is currently developing a first-person action role playing game called Grafan. Read more for some new screens ..

'Battlefield 2' - v1.01 Patch Pulled And HotFix Coming Soon

by Rainier on July 9, 2005 @ 9:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Since the BF2 v1.01 update is causing memory leakage on some systems, we recommend that you reinstall the game and NOT the v1.01 update released earlier this week. Reinstalling Battlefield 2 will not affect your in-game medals or ranked server statistics. EA and DICE are committed to getting a fix for v1.01 as soon as we possibly can and will continue to keep you informed through this web space in the coming days. NOTE: If you installed and are running the newer server files (Win and Linux versions) made available earlier this week, please revert those as well, those files had the same issues with memory leaks as did the v1.01 update."

Various Game Trailers #543

by Rainier on July 8, 2005 @ 10:39 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 :

  • Ghost Recon 2: Summit Strike [Xbox] - Trailer #2
  • Marvel Nemesis: Rise Of The Imperfects (PSP/NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Trailers (3)
  • Prince of Persia Kindred Blades (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Pariah' - Singleplayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 8, 2005 @ 6:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pariah focuses on a robust immersive storyline that weaves survival elements into the traditional run-and-gun style of first-person action games. Digital Extremes has released an updated singleplayer demo allowing you to try out 1 mission (thanks PCGamerUK/3DGamers.) Read more for download links ...