Archives by Day

Advertising





Rainier's Articles


MTV Presents GameØRZ Week

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

MTV today announced that video games would takeover MTV’s various on-air and online platforms during the week of November 20th for the network’s first ever GameØRZ Week. Programming will focus on the latest hardware, hottest new games, behind the scenes access into gaming development, the stars behind the games, the lifestyle, the fiercest competitions, etc. Read more for the airing schedule...

'Hard Truck: Apocalypse' - 110 Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 5:48 p.m. PST | Filed under News

This third person action/RPG is set in the post-apocalyptic environment full of menacing mysteries and unfriendly inhabitants. Explore the new world using your heavy truck. The truck is your ultimate shelter, armor and a mean to earn your living. The upgrades of your heavy truck will pave the road to your victories in truck battles.

'Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 4:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

BattleBorne Entertainment and South Peak Interactive introduce Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers, a third-person action game set during World War II, beginning with the D-Day invasion of France when paratroopers were dropped behind enemy lines ahead of the Normandy landings to support the Allied assault on Germany’s Fortress Europe.

Electronic Arts Slashes Prices On Several Titles

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 4:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts has reduced prices on some titles by 20 percent to spur sales and thwart competition. Nascar 06, Burnout Revenge, and NBA Live 06 are a few titles that are now available at $39.99 (instead of $49.99).

'Trackmania Sunrise' - eXtreme Upgrade Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 4:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Trackmania Sunrise is getting a free downloadable expansion pack dubbed Trackmania Sunrise eXtreme, featuring new and more insane tracks than ever before. This patch will upgrade you original Sunrise game to Sunrise Extreme (thanks Tiscali). Read more for download links ...

'Don't Get Angry 2' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 2:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Don't Get Angry 2 is based on a classic board-game. The game will feature a unique comic 3d-graphic-look and ludicrous new game features like the new Ninja or Gladiator Teams or the new air attack. This updated demo features the same content as before (two of the ten Teams, three game environments, all field-layouts and events) but fixes some problems and adds a new chase-cam.

'Amped 3' (X360) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 2:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Amped 3 features the most authentic snowboarding gameplay with perfected controls and the elements of a true extreme sports sandbox. Throw down stylish tricks, white-knuckle sled rides, and experience death-defying crashes as you earn your world ranking online. Tweak your tricks, gear, runs, music, and special effects while saving your crew in this twisted story that defines Amped 3.

'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' (Xbox/PC) - 9 Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 2:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dreamfall: The Longest Journey is an action-packed thriller set in a large and varied game world mixing gritty reality with imaginative fantasy. The game features three worlds, three distinctly different playable characters, and exciting action-adventure gameplay wrapped in a mature, exhilarating, and innovative storyline.

'PoPoLoCrois' (PSP) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 1:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Agetec announced that PoPoLoCrois has been approved for gold status and will ship to stores on December 6, 2005. Hugely popular in Japan, PoPoLoCrois for the PSP system is the first game of the long running series released for the U.S. market.

'Area 51' - v1.1/v1.2 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 14, 2005 @ 12:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Area 51 is set in the U.S. government's most top-secret and secure facility located in the Nevada desert. Players take on the role of Specialist Ethan Cole, a hazardous biological waste specialist sent to investigate. Midway has released some new patches for the Euro, US and German editions of the game, addressing various graphical glitches, copy protection iussue and smooth sniper scope. zooming (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...