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'80 Days' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 21, 2005 @ 2:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Frogwares is working on a game based on Jules Verne's novel Around The World In 80 Days. Journey on every existing means of transport, making you to use all inventiveness ingenuity, full of discoveries of unseen and unheard beauties. New gentleman, new bet, but it is up to you to choose itinerary. Would you do it in 80 days? Maybe you would rather make a stop at Bahamas, and give up the race for good?

'Land of Legends' Starts Shipping WorldWide

by Rainier on Sept. 21, 2005 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For those of you strong in sword and versed in the arcane the time is nigh! Shrapnel Games announced today that Land of Legends, developed by Tiny Hero Game Studios, has begun to ship! Land of Legends is an epic fantasy struggle dealing with the highly identifiable themes of good versus the forces of evil, wrapped up in an easily playable format that everyone can enjoy.

'Total Overdose' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 11:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Total Overdose is an over-the-top, adrenalin-fuelled, free-style action, 3rd person cinematic adventure with a strong whiff of tequila. Eidos has released a demo for Deadline Games' action game, allowing you to try out the "Smash the Stash" map. Read more for download links ...

Various Game Trailers #602

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 11:53 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 :

  • Manhattan Chase - Trailer #2
  • Myst V: End of Ages - Launch Trailer
  • Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06 - Trailer #4
  • Dawn of War: Winter Assault - Trailer #5
  • The Getaway 3 [PS3] - TGS 05 Trailer
  • Project Assasins [PS3] - TGS 05 Trailer

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

'S.L.A.I.' (PS2) Busts Into Retail Stores

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 8:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami today announced it has shipped S.L.A.I. (Steel Lancer Arena International),the first online mech combat game for the PS2, to retail stores nationwide. Providing a fast-paced, arcade style experience, S.L.A.I. allows players to quickly master the basics of mech fighting while also offering in-depth strategy for more advanced gamers.

Emotional Impact Of Games, Can Video Games Make You Cry?

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 6:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

More than two thirds of all video gamers feel that video games already surpass, or will soon at least equal movies, music and books in delivering an emotional impact, according to a study released today by Bowen Research, a firm that studies consumer attitudes and behavior regarding high tech products, consumer electronics, software and web sites.

'X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse' (ALL) - 7 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 4:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

X-Men Legends II introduces the epic storyline of an uneasy alliance between the X-Men and the hated Brotherhood in a fight to reclaim Earth from Apocalypse's grasp. Gameplay enhancements include more than double the superpowers and customization capabilities, new playable characters, over 100 diverse types of enemies, and a breathtaking range of exotic and real-world environments—from the Madri Temple to Egypt.

'Legend of Kay' (PS2) Jumps Into Stores

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 4:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Capcom today announced the release of Legend of Kay for the PS2. Legend of Kay is a spirited action adventure game starring a courageous feline hero named Kay on a challenging quest to save his village from a menacing army of gorillas and rats.

'Ratchet: Deadlocked' (PS2) - 15 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 4:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ratchet: Deadlocked, created exclusively for the PS2 by Insomniac Games, incorporates co-op gameplay in both single-player and multiplayer story modes -- as well as squad-based functionality. Read more for new screens ..

'Myst V: End of Ages' Concludes In Retail

by Rainier on Sept. 20, 2005 @ 3:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today proudly announces that Myst V: End of Ages, the grand finale of the greatest adventure game of all time, has released and will be arriving in U.S. stores this week.