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'Kingdom Under Fire: Heroes' (Xbox) Coming to Europe

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 3:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Launched by Deep Silver in the UK, Phantagram are once again uniting forces with the publisher, for the imminent sequel, Kingdom Under Fire: Heroes. The sequel boasts impressive graphics, larger armies, diverse battlefields, enhanced Xbox Live features and most importantly a greater number of hero characters, each with special moves and powers to discover. Only through the player's mastery of their hero character, will they lead their forces to victory, covering the lands in darkness or banishing the shadows forever.

'Full Auto' (X360) Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 3:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA is working on a new car combat racing game Full Auto, Under development at Toronto-based Pseudo Interactive this Xbox 360 title will have you race around in a city, not free roaming a la GTA, fending off rivals. You play as a retired race driver who is forced to return by a gang called the Shephers, who control the city on Staunton. Full Auto will feature various modes such as a career mode, pursuit, arena, and tag. Of course there will also be Xbox live support for up to eight-player.

'Far Cry Instincts' (PS2/Xbox) Developer Q&A

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 2:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Far Cry Instincts will take things a step even further with its wide open environments and unique immersive gameplay elements. Far Cry Instincts takes the PC version's signature locations, Full-Action Response A.I. (F.A.R. concept), and unprecedented view-distance, and combines them with improved gameplay scenarios. Long in development it was prime time to have a chat with lead game designer Jean-Fran├žois Dugas.

'Frame City' (X360) Revealed

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 2:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Next week Namco will announce a new action/adventure game for the Xbox 360, named Frame City, scheduled for winter 2005 release. While no specific details are available at this point, it is said to be powered by Unreal Technology, but no further specifcations were given. Framce City will be officially announced on May 16th and a trailer is to follow a few days later on the 20th.

SCi's E3 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 1:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi Games, publishers of computer games with titles such as Carmageddon, The Italian Job and the Conflict series (Desert Storm I & II and Vietnam), will be showcasing their latest titles at E3, such as : Total Overdose, Roll Call, Battlestation: Midway, Rogue Trooper, Conflict: Global Terror. Read more for details ...

'S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl' - 8 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 1:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game will provide players with extremely dynamic gameplay of fast and tough combats, where players are to oppose dangerous and wise enemies, a large set of multifarious weaponry, possibility to control various machinery, incredible detailing and game world interactivity, story-driven single player with original team gameplay, a well-balanced multiplayer with numerous modes: DM, CTF, Co-op, various team games and much more.

'Test Drive Unlimited' (X360) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 1:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Test Drive Unlimited challenges players online to experience the most exotic and fastest vehicles on more than 1000 miles of diverse Hawaiian roads. Gamers win races, challenges, missions and tournaments to earn credits and purchase new cars, bikes, rare performance parts, clothes, apparel, homes and garages.

'Condemned: Criminal Origins' (PS3/X360/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 1:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Condemned: Criminal Origins allows players to experience an unnatural level of psychological tension as they use their instincts, forensic tools, and melee combat to track serial killers and bring them to justice. Gamers will play as Ethan Thomas, an FBI agent in the Serial Crimes Unit (SCU), whose pursuit of relentless serial killers leads him through detailed urban environments filled with deadly sociopaths who lurk on the periphery of humanity.

EA Developing 25 Next-Gen Titles

by Rainier on May 13, 2005 @ 12:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced that it has 25 videogames for next generation consoles currently in development. EA's announced next generation line-up will be at the upcoming E3 in Los Angeles, May 18-20, 2005.

Various Game Trailers #502

by Rainier on May 12, 2005 @ 11:59 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 :

  • The Movies - Trailer #2
  • Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows - E3 2005 Trailer
  • Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks - E3 2005 Trailer
  • Myst V: End of Ages - E3 2005 Trailer
  • Officers - E3 2005 Trailer
  • Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends - Trailer
  • Singles 2: Triple Trouble - Trailer #2


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