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'FIFA 06' (ALL) Soundtrack Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 5:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today revealed the 39 songs from countries around the world that will help define the sound of the 2006 soccer season. The tracks in EA SPORTS FIFA 06 were selected for their up-beat tempo and ability to propel the player towards footie victory. The game boasts an eclectic mix of songs from international sensations Oasis, Jamiroquai, Royksopp, Carlinhos Brown, Subsonica, Boy, Kinky (Mexico) and Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley among others.

'World Poker Tour' (GBA/PSP/PS2/Xbox) Celebrity Lineup Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 5:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

2K Sports today announced details regarding the professional poker player lineup and world class poker venues found in the World Poker Tour video game, based on the highly-popular television series of the same name. This combination of world-class venues coupled with real pros, brings players authenticity and realism that can only be found in World Poker Tour.

'Project Gotham Racing 3' (X360) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 5:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

PGR 3 creates the ultimate roster of the hottest supercars in existence, introduces them to the high-definition era, and drops them into a completely new gaming world, where style rules the road. Racers define and create individually customized gameplay, and can race each other — on or offline. Read more to check out the latest visual goodness.

'Tabula Rasa' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 5:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A heroic task awaits you. Just beyond your galaxy, an ancient malevolence has embarked upon a covetous rampage. This demonic juggernaut seeks nothing less than the total enslavement of every world it encounters. Your world could be next. Developed from the ground up to be stable, fast and fun, Tabula Rasa represents a refreshing new approach to the design of multiplayer online games.

'True Crime: New York City' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 5:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

True Crime: New York City will follow another policeman through the meticulously re-created streets of a real-life metropolitan area. However, instead of the wisecracking LAPD detective Nick Kang, gamers will now play as Marcus Reed, a former gang member turned NYPD officer.

'The Lord of the Rings Tactics' (PSP) - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 4:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Lord of the Rings Tactics will put players in the universe of Middle Earth from the books and films and allow them to lead the Fellowship or take control of the forces of Shadow. The tactical RPG game features a rich system of items, upgrades and skills for the player to customize their heroes.

'Heroes of Might and Magic V' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 4:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers will delve into a more mature, consistent fantasy universe that will appeal to fans of all fantasy genres. Heroes of Might & Magic V will benefit from the features and characteristics that established the success of the initial saga while offering a wealth of innovations such as a highly immersive scenario, a variety of appealing factions, modern 3D graphics, a revolutionary tactical combat system, and a story-based campaign mode.

'Far Cry Instincts' (Xbox) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 4:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Far Cry Instincts website is the official HQ for all things Far Cry related, giving an in-depth look with the latest screenshots and videos, character art and biographies, a comprehensive list of equipment, vehicles and weapons available in the game as well as detailed information about the Multiplayer modes and the innovative Map Editor. The portal also features letter boards, forums and community events plus contains the most current news about Far Cry products and PC patches.

'DOFUS' - International Launch In September

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 4:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Announced earlier this year, DOFUS is a Tactical MMORPG which means players evolve in a real time universe, but when they fight against monsters or against other players, action is turn-based, with specific number of actions each turn. ANKAMA Studio announced today that DOFUS will launch September 1, 2005.

Koch Media Signs Co-Publishing Agreement For 'World Forces: War on Terror'

by Rainier on Aug. 18, 2005 @ 3:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Koch Media and Monte Cristo announced their partnership to release World Forces: War on Terror on PC under the Deep Silver brand. World Forces: War on Terror is a tactical, arcade style RTS, which is set in the very near future, utilizing the modern weaponry of tomorrow.