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'Black & White 2' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 15, 2005 @ 2:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black & White 2 includes other new elements, such as improved graphics and Miracle effects such as rivers of fire and earthquakes that yield mass destruction. The game also includes weather systems that impact gameplay; players will see the impact of a drought that scorches the arid plains of Egypt or the effect of a heavy snowfall on the Norse Mountains.

'Blood Magic' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 15, 2005 @ 2:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Blood Magic is an original 3rd person perspective RPG where the weapon of choice is magic. In this game, the player controls an Unlikely Hero in an ambitious search through many hostile environments looking for Modo, the ethereal being bent on destroying the world.

Xbox 360 Worldwide Launch Dates Confirmed

by Rainier on Sept. 15, 2005 @ 2:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft today announced that Xbox 360 will arrive on store shelves Tuesday, 22nd November in North America, Friday, 2nd December in Europe, and Saturday, 10th December in Japan. This marks the first time that a game console will be launched in three territories in the same time frame. Microsoft also revealed its TGS 2005 title lineup...

'Marvel Nemesis: Rise Of The Imperfects' (ALL) - 11 Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 15, 2005 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pit the most legendary Marvel characters against The Imperfects, a group of Super Heroes created collaboratively by Marvel, EA, and top comic book industry talent, in all-out duels to determine who among them is the most powerful of all.

Game Retailers Ask Governor Schwarzenegger to Veto Violent Video Game Bill

by Rainier on Sept. 15, 2005 @ 1:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The trade association representing the industry's leading retailers of computer and video games, the Interactive Entertainment Merchants Association (IEMA) requested that California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger veto Assembly Bill 1179, which would criminalize the sale of video games that depict certain types of violence. The controversial bill was passed by the California State Legislature and the governor now has thirty days to either sign it in to law or veto.

'Final Fantasy IV' Coming To The GBA

by Rainier on Sept. 14, 2005 @ 8:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fans of the legendary Final Fantasy series can rejoice, as today Nintendo announced that it will be publishing the fourth installment of the wildly popular series. 'Final Fantasy IV' is scheduled for Dec. 12 and will be available on Game Boy Advance and Game Boy Micro. Read more for details ...

Various Game Trailers #598

by Rainier on Sept. 14, 2005 @ 8:05 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 :

  • Chicken Little - Trailer
  • Panzer Elite Action - Foot Soldiers Trailer
  • X-Men Legends II - Trailers (2)

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

'Rumble Roses XX' (X360) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 14, 2005 @ 7:49 p.m. PDT | 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.

'NCAA March Madness 06' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 14, 2005 @ 7:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Finally, play the kind of pressure defense and fast-break offense that wins championships in NCAA March Madness 06. Use defense to create offense by pressuring the ball, forcing turnovers and driving your opponents crazy with the all new EA SPORTS Lockdown Stick.

'Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition' (PS2) Revealed

by Rainier on Sept. 14, 2005 @ 6:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The latest issue of Japanese magazine Famitsu reveals that Capcom is as good as finished with the development of Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition, scheduled for release in Japan this coming winter. DMC 3: SE will let you to unlock Dante's evil twin Vergil and allow you to play through the entire game from his perspective. Capcom plans to include several new modes, such as a "very hard" setting and also allow you to watch the cutscenes back to back. More details will surely be revealed in a few days when TGS 2005 kicks off.