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'Barrow Hill' - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 2:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Barrow Hill is a horror/thriller adventure game; told from the point of view of the player using a first person perspective. Set in mysterious Cornwall, rich with legends; from sacred wells to dark forests, the players will unravel many mysteries, after being stranded on the lonely road to the 'barrow'. This ancient burial site, from pre-history, sits shrouded amongst the watching trees of the hill. Read more for details and screens ...

'NHL: Eastside Hockey Manager 2005' Goes Gold - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 2:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Europe announced today that Sports Interactive's hockey management title, NHL: Eastside Hockey Manager 2005 has gone gold and will be available in European stores on May 27th 2005. SIGames has also released an updated fully functional time limited demo, allowing you six months worth of game-time in the NHL and UK elite leagues. Read more for details ...

'NBA LIVE 06' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) Cover Athelete Signed - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 1:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA announced today that NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade will serve as cover athlete and spokesman for NBA LIVE 06, scheduled for release this fall under the EA SPORTS brand. Wade is in his second season with the Miami HEAT, where he set single-season franchise records for points per game (24.1) and total points scored (1,854) in helping to lead the HEAT to the top seed in the Eastern Conference Playoffs.

New Unreal Title Officially Called 'Unreal Tournament 2007'

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 1:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fansite Beyond Unreal has received confirmation from Midway that Epic's next UT game will officially be called Unreal Tournament 2007. Previously only known under code name Envy, Epic has stated it would skip UT2006, and the new product will be not be a continuation, or sequel, to UT2004, but instead an all new title built from scratch, using the Unreal Engine 3. UT2007 will be officially announced and shown behind closed doors at E3 2005.

Canadian Online Rental Service Launched

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

GetGames.ca provides online video game rentals anywhere in Canada offering over 2,000 video game selections from every major console and handheld console. Online video game rental is the easiest way to rent games, and you'll save money doing it! We'll deliver video games right to your home or office. No Late Fees! No Due Dates! We even include a free trial period so you can see how great our service is!

'Spartan: Total Warrior' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 11:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spartan: Total Warrior puts the player in control of a heroic warrior, engulfing the player into the midst of titanic clashes between mighty armies, blending mythical beasts and legendary monsters into the fray. Brutal combat meets epic warfare on the battlefields of the ancient world as you fight for your life, your freedom and your honor.

'Fenimore Fillmore's Revenge' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 11:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The best adventure of 2004 is getting ready for a new delivery, the third installment in the saga. “Fenimore FillmoreĀ“s Revenge” is now in development. We are presently finishing the script and working on the graphic concept, with the intention of publishing it for the entire world in the 2nd Quarter of 2006.

'Pathologic' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 10:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pathologic is a unique example of a dramatic game, which directly affects the player's state of mind. Featuring a bizarre combination of first-person game, role-playing features, non-linear plot and real time flow, three unique campaigns and multiple endings.

'Football Manager 2006' (PSP/PC) Announced

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 9:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Europe Ltd, and Sports Interactive are proud to announce Football Manager 2006 for PC and PSP. For the first time, FM 2006 will offer fans of Sports Interactive's games an opportunity to experience the highs and lows of virtual football management 'on the go'.

'The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Website Launched

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 3:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In The Incredible Hulk, players can jump anywhere, climb anything and smash everything -- even destroy entire buildings -- as the Hulk, the strongest hero there is! Gamers will create their own Hulk-powered weapons from anything they can rip out of the environment, unlock new moves to battle huge enemies in epic boss fights and experience deep and varied game elements by exploring free-roaming non-mission and side mission gameplay. Vivendi has just laucnhed the official The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction website.