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'Supreme Commander' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 11:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with Gas Powered Games for its RTS game Supreme Commander. Chris Taylor is known for his work with Total Annihilation under Cave Dog, and Supreme Commander will mark his return to a genre that he helped popularize.

'College Hoops 2K6' (PS2) Dribbles Into Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 11:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

2K Sports announced today that College Hoops 2K6 for the PS2 is now available in stores across North America. College Hoops 2K6, Xbox edition shipped last week, delivers the most exciting new features, fast-paced hardwood action and all the tradition and competitive spirit of NCAA college basketball.

'Rumble Roses XX' (X360) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 10:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The follow-up to last year's smash hit female wrestling video game, Rumble Roses XX for the Xbox 360 will feature a full lineup of incredible looking wrestlers along with all-new moves, gameplay modes, tag team action and online play. Some new, but tiny, images and trailer.

'Pursuit Force' (PSP) Gets North American Release Date

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 9:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Already available in Europe, SCEA announced today Spring 2006 release for its PSP exclusive action game Pursuit Force, bringing Hollywood-style movie action to life by delivering high-speed vehicle chases and thrilling shootouts, all in the quest for justice.

'Gothic III' Coming To North America

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 9:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Aspyr Media today announced it has acquired the rights from JoWood to publish and distribute Gothic III in North America. As the third part of this globally successful role-playing saga, Gothic III offers players a nonlinear, open-ended role-playing game with an enthralling story that presents an extremely detailed simulation of nature and human behavior.

'SiN Episodes: Emergence' - 4 Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 9:30 a.m. PST | 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. If you are interested, there's a new fan-submitted questions interview.

'MX vs. ATV Unleashed' (PSP/PC) Announced

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 8:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ today announced the franchise that redefined the off-road genre will debut for handheld and PC when MX vs. ATV Unleashed: On the Edge comes to the PSP and MX vs. ATV Unleashed ships for PC.

'Kingdom Hearts II' (PS2) - 32 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 4:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Kingdom Hearts II follows Sora, Donald, and Goofy on their continuing quest to find their friends and King Mickey. Sora and friends are joined by a vibrant new cast of characters, including the king himself! In the effort to help Mulan and stop the villain Hades' devious plots, they will encounter countless dangers both familiar and brand-new.

'Pinball Hall of Fame' (PSP) - 47 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 4:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Pinball Hall of Fame for the PSP features a compilation of 11 of Gottlieb's greatest tables recreated in a 3D environment, authentic visuals and sound effects takes players back in time to when pinball machines ruled the arcades.

Playstation 2 Reaches 100 Million Units Sold Milestone

by Rainier on Nov. 30, 2005 @ 3:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SCEI announced today that cumulative worldwide shipment of PS2s had reached 100 million units, within 5 years and 9 months since its launch in Japan in March 2000. Previous record was set by PSOne which reached the same mark in 9 years and 6 months since launch, thus making the PS2 3 years ahead of schedule.