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'Cy Girls' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 12:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment - America today announced that the new stealth action adventure game, Cy Girls, has shipped to retail outlets in North America. Marking the debut of two new action heroines, Ice and Aska, gamers lead these spy divas on a perilous mission around the globe to fight crime and put an end to cyber-terrorism.

'True Crime: Streets of L.A.' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 11:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision, Inc. brings its highly acclaimed True Crime: Streets of L.A. console title to the PC. The new version will take the driving, fighting and shooting action online with all-new multiplayer features, as well as new weapons and unlockable characters when gamers have their chance to take on the L.A. underworld this spring. True Crime: Streets of L.A. for the PC has not yet been rated by the ESRB. Read more for screens & a few small trailers...

'Rag Doll Kung Fu' - Developer Q&A

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 11:35 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Lionhead Studios has released the first Rag Doll Kung Fu information by means of a Q&A with Lionhead's Mark Healey, some new screens and an in game trailer. Read more to check out the goodies ...

'Rainbow Six 3: Ravenshield' & 'Athena Sword' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 11:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft has released the first patch for Rainbow Six 3: Ravenshield and Athena Sword. These update patches bring your Ravenshield retail game to v1.56, the Athena Sword retail game to v1.0 and closes the debug commands that were left unlocked in the previous updates, and fixes a couple of map and armor errors in the Athena Sword add-on. Read more for download links ...

'Ghost Recon: Jungle Storm' (PS2) In Stores NOW

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 11:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Jungle Storm for the PS2 is available in stores now. Jungle Storm is the first Ghost Recon game to feature online gameplay for the PlayStation 2. Ghost Recon: Jungle Storm catapults players into battle as they control the Ghosts, an elite team of U.S. Green Berets, through single player or multiplayer campaigns filled with gripping realism and non-stop action.

'All-Star Baseball 2005' (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 10:59 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Before the first official pitch of the 2004 Major League Baseball season crosses the plate fans can begin enjoying America’s favorite pastime, as Acclaim Entertainment, Inc.today announced that it has shipped All-Star Baseball 2005 for the Xbox. Coming soon for PS2, All-Star Baseball 2005 offers an array of new features this season, including online head-to-head play and downloadable rosters, FielderCam, BroadcastCam, analog-control batting, Spanish play-by-play and the exclusive T.W.I.B. (This Week In Baseball) Challenge.

'CSI: Dark Motives' In Stores NOW

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 10:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that CSI: Dark Motives is now available at retail stores for a suggested price of $29.99. The game is based on the hit CBS television series with an exclusive license from CBS Consumer Products. Rated "M-Mature," CSI: Dark Motives gives players the opportunity to solve a series of crimes with members of the CSI team.

'NBA Ballers' (PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 10:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. today announced that NBA Ballers(TM), the only videogame to deliver the pure essence of basketball by highlighting the excitement and intensity of one-on-one competition set within the alluring lifestyles of NBA superstars, has gone gold and will to ship to stores on April 5, 2004. NBA Ballers will be available for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox.

'Port Royale 2' - Screens

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 3:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Caribbean in the 17th Century; You will trade with over 60 towns and create your own production facilities. You will not only increase your trading empire, but you will also have a larger influence on the development of the New World. Trade is not everything though, as pirates and military fleets threaten your trade convoys. Escort ships for your convoys are needed, or you can turn the tides and hunt for pirates or capture the military ships, becoming more famous and expanding your own fleet as well as your stock of goods.

EA Europe Signs 'Samurai Warriors' (PS2)

by Rainier on March 23, 2004 @ 3:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced that it has signed a European distribution agreement with KOEI Co., Ltd for the upcoming tactical action game, Samurai Warriors. Samurai Warriors is developed by Koei's internal development team Omega Force, the studio behind the award-winning Dynasty Warriors series, and is planned for release on the PlayStation2 in June 2004.