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Pacific Fighters Expansion 'Banzai!' Goes Gold

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 8:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games and X1 Software announced today that Banzai!, their newest IL-2 Sturmovik series expansion (for Pacific Fighters), has gone gold and will soon be available for sale from the Matrix Games website. Banzai will require the previously installed software of Pacific Fighters. Read more for details ...

'RHEM 2' Gets Release Date - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 8:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment today announced a July 14, 2005 release date for the North American release of "RHEM 2", an intricate pure-puzzle first person adventure game, and the sequel to the popular "RHEM". Made for PC and Mac, "RHEM 2" rejoins Zetais and Kales as they now explore a hidden city in underground caves far beneath the earth's surface. Set as a direct sequel in story and gameplay to its predecessor, "RHEM 2" features non-linear gameplay, non-violent story, and mind-bending puzzles.

'Real World Golf' (PS2/PC) Announced

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 8:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In2Games today announces the forthcoming revolution in golf gaming – Real World Golf. Following an exceptionally successful public debut at April's London Golf Show, In2Games is delighted to announce that Real World Golf will be launched for PS2 and PC on August 26 2005.

'London Taxi' (PSP/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 8:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

London Taxi, developed by Data Design Interactive, is a driving game based on the Official FX4 London Black Cab. London Taxi will be set in London England, complete with landmarks such as: Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, and Hyde Park.

'Far Cry' - AMD 64 Update & Exclusive Content Pack Available NOW

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 5:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft, AMD and Crytek have released a massive (500mb) update Crytek's Far Cry, as well as an "exclusive" content pack, which includes new MP maps and a new SP level. This upgrade optimizes the game for the AMD 64-bit processors under Windows XP Pro x64. Read more for download links ...

Game Factory Interactive's E3 2005 Lineup - Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 4:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Russian Game Factory Interactive presents its projects for the second time running at the trade show E3 in Los Angeles Convention center. With the first presentation a success GFI signed a contract with Strategy First who have published such games as ALFA:Antiterror and Power of Law in the US and Canada. GFI will be showing Rat Hunter, Neuro, Officers, Jagged Alliance 3D, Warfare and the previously unannounced African Alliance. Read more for details..

'The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 4:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction is a new action/adventure game, developed by Simpsons: Hit & Run's Radical Games, and will feature the ultimate in destructible environments, an awesome Hulk-powered ability to weaponize any object and a massive free-roaming, fully interactive world.

'Aurora Watching: Gorky Zero' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 4:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Aurora Watching is a third person perspective stealth game taking place in the Arctic. During the mission, Sullivan faces many opponents, not all of whom are human and each of which can be defeated in many ways, Mini-games, puzzles, and hi-tech gadgets keep players excited from the very beginning to the end.

'Virtua Tennis World Tour' (PSP) Announced - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 10, 2005 @ 3:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA today served up an ace by announcing that they will publish Virtua Tennis World Tour for the PSP. SEGA has chosen SUMO Digital, UK developers behind OutRun 2 for Xbox, to develop Virtua Tennis World Tour. The arcade and home console hit, widely regarded for its fast-paced, accessible gameplay has been redesigned specifically for the PSP and is confirmed for release in Autumn 2005.

'Battlefield 2: Modern Combat' (PS2/Xbox) - 8 New Screens

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

The first-ever Battlefield console installment will drop players into the heat of battle on the high tech frontlines, entering a new modern era of combat with more firepower and new expansive environments. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of over 30 vehicles, including tanks, helicopters and fast attack vehicles, to engage in major conflicts in some of the largest online battles.