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'Madden NFL 06' (ALL) Scores Touchdown At Retail

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 1:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today announced that, based on internal data, Madden NFL 06 scored big at retail in its first week in stores and sold-thru more than 1.7 million copies, making it the biggest week one launch of a Madden NFL Football game in the franchise's sixteen-year history.

THQ Bringing Majesco Titles To Europe

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 1:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Europe and Majesco today announced an international sales and distribution agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, THQ will sell and distribute 14 Majesco titles (Psychonauts, Jaws, AoE 2 etc.) for the current console, handheld and PC platforms over a two year period in all PAL territories.

'Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter' (NGC/PS2/ Xbox/X360/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 12:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 3, players will embody Captain Scott Mitchell as he commands the Ghosts and Special Forces allies equipped with the IWS in the quest to save the president of the United States, recover stolen nuclear codes and eliminate a vicious band of renegade soldiers hell-bent on unleashing catastrophe.

'SSX On Tour' (PSP/NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 8 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 10:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SSX On Tour features all-new player customization that gives you the chance to join The Tour. SSX On Tour is packed with all-new highly detailed tracks, new stylish player customization options, new monster tricks, and multiplayer options.

Playlogic Signs 'State Of Emergency 2' (PS2)

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 10:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Playlogic and DC Studios today announced the signing of a worldwide publishing agreement for State of Emergency 2 on PS2, planned for release in the Q4 2005. State of Emergency 2 takes place 10 years after the original and has Spanky, Bull and MacNeill again up against the Corporation. This time, they not only have access to guns but also - for the first time - helicopters, speedboats, Tanks and APCs and new team members.

'Caesar IV' Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 9:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

VU Games today announced development of Sierra Entertainment's Caesar IV, scheduled for release in 2006. Caesar IV takes the city-building genre into the 21st century, with new gameplay and features, and a cutting edge 3D graphics engine developed specifically for the title.

'24: The Game' (PS2) Developer Diary #1 - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 9:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The countdown has begun to the release of '24: The Game' on PS2. Set to become the biggest action adventure game of the year, '24: The Game' lets gamers take control and live a 'brand new day' in the life of Jack Bauer and the Los Angeles Counter Terrorist Unit (CTU). In this first dev diary SCEE Cambridge's Mark tells us what is it like to work with Hollywood celebrities.

'L.A.Rush' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 9:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway today launched the official L.A Rush website, where you can check out the latest game information, assets, as well as exclusive content on its upcoming action/racing game. L.A.Rush is scheduled to ship on October 10th for PS2 and Xbox, and November for PC. Prepare for BIG jumps, DEATH-DEFYING shortcuts, HUGE crashes and more in an arcade racing experience unlike any other.

'Rush for Berlin' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rush for Berlin is a tactical real time strategy game, set on the European battlefields of World War II, during 1944-45. The player's goal; to capture the German capital, as either the British/US/French alliance or the Red army of the Soviet Union.

'Squad Assault Second Wave' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 8:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment has released a demo for Freedom Games' strategy game Squad Assault: Second Wave. This demo contains three battles featuring a combination of all the elements in the game: Infantry action, armor action, and anti-tank action. The maps are varied between open hilltop battles to semi-urban combat.