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'TOCA Race Driver 3' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Demos Coming Early 2006

by Rainier on July 17, 2005 @ 1:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In TOCA Race Driver 3 race drivers will be competing in a massive variety of the world's most aggressive motorsports, complete with explosive damage effects, head-to-head online multiplayer racing and a game engine rebuilt for a greater degree of simulation. While the game itself has been pushed back from October 2005 to Feb. 2006, Codemasters revealed that a singleplayer demo, for all platforms, will be released January 2006, and a multiplayer demo to coincide with the game's retail launch.

Various Game Trailers #548

by Rainier on July 16, 2005 @ 11:14 a.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 :

  • Need For Speed Most Wanted - Trailer #2
  • SSX on Tour - Trailer #3
  • Burnout Revenge - Trailer #2
  • Burnout Legends [PSP] - Trailer


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

'East Front' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on July 16, 2005 @ 4:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

East Front is a high-tech first-person 3D shooter. The action takes place in an alternate universe where the fascist Germany won in the Second World War. A soldier of the German Resistance, Karl Stolz, turns out to be involved in the deadly play of mysterious powers, and at stake is control over the entire world.

'Soldiers: Heroes of World War II' Addon Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on July 16, 2005 @ 4:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

It seems developer Best Way is not only working on a sequel to Outfront, known in Europe & US as Soldiers: Heroes of World War II, but is currently also working on an expansion called "Saboteurs." The addon will allow you to head up a group of 6 Soviet saboteurs and carry out a number complex tasks behind enemy lines, such as capture German officers, destroy enemy radars, or take over strategic locations such as railway stations.

'Geist' (NGC) Goes Gold

by Rainier on July 16, 2005 @ 3:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

An update on the official website indicates that n-Space's supernatural FPS Giest has gone gold and will ship to stores August 2005. An unseen supernatural power prowls the hallways, laboratories and chambers of a shadowy corporate compound, terrorizing living beings wherever it lurks. That unseen power is YOU! Prepare for a hauntingly innovative first-person adventure with a supernatural twist!

'Dynasty Warriors 5' (Xbox) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on July 16, 2005 @ 3:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on Luo Guanzhong's historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, the Dynasty Warriors series of action games takes players back in time and onto the battlefields of Ancient China. In the games, players experience the thrill of fighting single-handedly against nearly endless legions of enemy soldiers in historical battles that shaped an empire.

'Act of War: Direct Action' - v1.06 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 15, 2005 @ 7:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari has released a new update patch for Eugen Systems RTS Act of War: Direct Action. This update brings your retail game to v1.06 and addresses a locazilation issue, plugs a multiplayer exploit, fixes several bugs, and a few editor hiccups (thanks Blues). Read more for download links.

'Battlefield 2' - v1.02 Patch & Servers Available NOW

by Rainier on July 15, 2005 @ 6:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released the highly anticipated first patch for DICE's Battlefield 2. This patch brings your retail game to v1.02 (eventhough it still says v1.01) and addresses the previous memory leak, an issue that caused the multiplayer browser to become unresponsive, some game controls were not available to be rebound within the Options menu, fixed a crash with rebinding LMB, AI becoming unresponsive, and a few graphical tweaks. Read more for download links ...

'Battles in Italy' - v1.02 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 15, 2005 @ 3:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battles in Italy is an operational wargame that takes you to three of the toughest fought battles in the Mediterranean - the invasions of Sicily, Salerno, and Anzio. The v1.02 update primarily fixes a problem with Secure PBEM play, which should allow PBEM tournament play to proceed with full confidence.

'TOCA Race Driver 3' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2005 @ 2:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The acclaimed TOCA series will return with every element of motorsport for real in TOCA Race Driver 3. Race drivers will be competing in a massive variety of the world's most aggressive motorsports, complete with explosive damage effects, head-to-head online multiplayer racing and a game engine rebuilt for a greater degree of simulation.