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'The Moment of Silence' Sneaks Into Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 4:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Adventure Company today announced it has shipped The Moment of Silence, an investigative thriller, in North America.

'Judge Dredd: Dredd Versus Death' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Finally Ships

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 2:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Judge Dredd: Dredd vs. Death is a first-person shooter combining weapon management, fast-paced combat, intense multiplayer action and a riveting plot.. Evolved Games and Rebellion announced today that Judge Dredd: Dredd Versus Death will be out for all of the console gaming platforms as well as for PC on March 1, 2005.

'Risk Your Life: Path of the Emperor' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Risk Your Life is a persistent universe or role-playing game (RPG) in which you assume the role of a Warrior, Cleric, Wizard, or Thief (over 20 classes) and explore the many beautiful and exotic locations within the game where they meet other players, complete quests, fight monsters and other players. Read more for new screens and a rockin' ingame footage trailer...

'Football Manager 2005' Free Update Coming

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe announced that they will be releasing a free update for Football Manager 2005 on Wednesday, March 2nd. The data update brings the game right up to date by including all changes in personnel that have occurred in the world of football since the game's initial release on November 4th 2004 and the closure of the recent transfer window on January 31st (a total of more than 160,000 changes of player, coaching and managerial staff).

'The Settlers: Heritage Of Kings' - v1.04 Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released an updated demo for the English edition of Blue Byte's 3D RTS game 'Settlers: Heritage Of Kings.' This v1.04 demo features the same multiplayer and singleplayer portions as the previous demo, but is now a bit smaller and with added fixes. Fans will enjoy fully animated 3D technology and enhanced gameplay features, but still be able to relive the experience that makes the Settlers series such a big hit. Read more for download links ...

'Painkiller' - v1.62 Update Patch And Server Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 10:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher has released a massive patch for People Can Fly's FPS, Painkiller. This update brings your retail game to v1.62 and adds more CPL material, improved networking code, and the usual fixes for outstanding issues, etc. Read more for download links ...

'Tekken 5' (PS2) Fights Its Way To Retail

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 9:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Namco announced today the next installment in its revered fighting franchise, Tekken 5, has shipped to North American retail outlets. With its variety of characters, amazing graphics and unprecedented number of modes to commemorate its 10-year anniversary, Tekken 5 promises to deliver the most exciting gameplay experience ever seen in the Tekken franchise.

'Cold Winter' (PS2) Pre-Order Incentive

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Vivendi announced today that the pre-sell for the upcoming PS2 FPS Cold Winter is now available at retail. Gamers will receive a free bonus DVD when they pre-order a copy of the gritty FPS action thriller set to hit shelves on May 10. The pre-order bonus DVD features exclusive content -- including a special interactive guide and a never-before-seen movie -- as well as unique assets that allow players to delve into the deep, shadowy world of international espionage in which Cold Winter is set. Read more for details ...

'Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich is a comic book-inspired tactical role-playing game features a brand new league of heroes and villains, overhauled combat system, and spectacular graphic enhancements. Here's yet another five screens ...

'Juiced' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Juiced is the only racing to totally immerse you in the lifestyle and culture of the real street modding scene. Starting as a new kid on the block, without a set of wheels to your name, your main focus in life is to build up your own crew of ‘driving gods’ and dominate the established street racing scene of Angel City.