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'GTA: Liberty City Stories' (PSP) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 2:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The story of GTA: Liberty City Stories takes place 3 years before the events of Grand Theft Auto 3 and we find that our main character Toni Cipriani has returned from laying low for the past 4 years after taking out a rival mob boss for the Leone crime family. Having welcomed him back with open arms, the Don Salvatore Leone is putting Toni to back work under the watchful eye of Vincenzo Cilli, one of his most trusted capo’s.

'NFL Head Coach' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 2:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NFL Head Coach, developed by EA Tiburon, is a 3D strategy sports game that challenges gamers to build and manage every aspect of a football team from the ground up, and work with all coaches in the NFL Coaches Club.

'Jak X: Combat Racing' (PS2) Blasts Away In Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 2:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced today the launch of its PS2 exclusive Jak X: Combat Racing allowing you to tread new ground by engaging in head-to-head vehicular combat within the Jak and Daxter universe, while racing in fully customizable vehicles armed with deadly weaponry.

You Want Fries With That Wi-Fi?

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 1:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo has signed an agreement with Wayport to extend Wi-Fi service to Nintendo DS users at nearly 6,000 McDonald's restaurants across the United States, offering complimentary access to Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection when goes online Nov. 14.

'World Poker Tour' (GBA/PS2/Xbox) Goes All-In At Retail

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 1:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

2K Sports today announced that the World Poker Tour video game has shipped to major retailers across North America. Offering real players and broadcast presentation elements that mirror the popular television series, the World Poker Tour video game is also the only poker title to incorporate real world venues.

'Shadow of the Colossus' (PS2) Gallops Into Retail

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 1:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced today the release of its PS2 exclusive Shadow of the Colossus, a single-player, third-person action-adventure game in whihc you embark on a majestic journey in a mystical land to defeat extremely large colossal beasts in order to seek the truth behind an ancient tale of hidden power that brings a lost soul back to life.

'The Con' (PSP) Cheats Its Way Into Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 1:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced today the release of its PSP exclusive The Con, an innovative 3D fighting game that combines the excitement of underground fighting with the intrigue of high- stakes gambling.

'Starship Troopers' (ALL) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed by Strangelite Studio, the game is based on the Starship Troopers movie in which you will take the role of an elite 'special forces' trooper in the Mobile Infantry spearheading the assault against thousands of intelligent enemy bugs, emulating the best scenes from the movie and a whole lot more! Empire announced today that Starship Troopers went gold and is expected to ship in Europe Oct. 28.

'Sniper Elite' (PS2/Xbox) Takes Aim In Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 12:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today that their World War II sniping simulation Sniper Elite has shipped to retail stores for the PS2 and Xbox. Position yourself behind enemy lines on a top-secret mission to prevent the advancing Soviet army from obtaining valuable nuclear intelligence from war-torn Berlin in this realistic sniper game.

'Field Commander' (PSP) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2005 @ 12:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Field Commander is the first military turn-based strategy game for PSP offering engaging, challenging skill based warfare in a realistic military setting. Read more for new screens ...