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'PT Boats: Knights of the Sea' - 25 New Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2005 @ 2:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

PT Boats is the first simulator of the Mosquito-fleet, created with the use of technologies of a level never seen before in naval combat simulator games. The key features are: astonishingly beautiful dynamic sea, historically authentic World War II ships and weapons, possibility to control any member of the crew and a multiplayer game. Patrol Torpedo Boats were used in WW2 mainly to attack large cruiser due ot their maneuverability and speed.

'NBA Live 06' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2005 @ 2:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get ready for NBA hoops like you've never seen it before: unprecedented player detail, seamless gameplay and full arenas packed with rabid 3-D fans. This is the next generation of NBA LIVE, and it's gonna knock your socks off. As the new line of hardware consoles begin to hit stores in Fall 2005, NBA LIVE will be there, opening up a whole new dimension for hoops fans everywhere.

'Burnout Revenge' (PS2/Xbox) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2005 @ 1:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Burnout Revenge lets gamers rip through rush hour traffic and lay waste to scores of rubbernecking roadhogs in an over-the-top scene of vehicular mayhem. The game is currently in development by Criterion Games for the PS2 and Xbox.

Future 'Counter-Strike: Source' Steamy Update #10

by Rainier on July 2, 2005 @ 1:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Next week Valve plans to release the remade version of cs_assault to Counter-Strike: Source owners. If you don't currently own CS: Source, you can purchase it through Steam via any of the Half-Life 2 packages. Along with the release of cs_assault, a rebuilt version of the existing Terrorist model will be icluded, and over the course of next few months models for both teams will get updated. If you're a MOD developer, or just someone who likes to keep an eye on the MOD community, head on over to the Valve Developer Community launched earlier this week.

'Black & White 2' (Xbox/X360) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2005 @ 2:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black & White 2 includes other new elements, such as improved graphics and Miracle effects such as rivers of fire and earthquakes that yield mass destruction. The game also includes weather systems that impact gameplay; players will see the impact of a drought that scorches the arid plains of Egypt or the effect of a heavy snowfall on the Norse Mountains.

Various Game Trailers #539

by Rainier on July 1, 2005 @ 11:59 p.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 :

  • Brian Lara International Cricket 2005 - Trailer #3
  • Madden 2006 - Trailer #3
  • Shattered Union - Intro Trailer
  • Rainbow Six 4: Lockdown [PS2] - Multiplayer Trailer
  • One Piece: Grand Battle [NGC] - Trailer #2
  • Zatch Bell [NGC] - Trailer

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

'UFO: Aftershock' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on July 1, 2005 @ 8:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.

'Dragonshard' - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on July 1, 2005 @ 4:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragonshard will incorporate classic role-playing themes, a powerful and dynamic real-time strategy engine all woven together with a rich storyline involving a global conflict for an immensely powerful artifact with the power to change the fate of Eberron itself.

'187 Ride or Die' (PS2/Xbox) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on July 1, 2005 @ 4:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft sent us a note that it has launched the official 187 Ride or Die website, offering fans up-to-date information, screenshots and movies. 187 Ride or Die tells the story of a reluctant urban hero named Buck, a young man living a thug's life seething with money, fast cars and beautiful women -- with danger lurking around every corner. Set in the underworld of Los Angeles, Buck must defend the territory of his mentor Dupree from a menacing nemesis and his gang of bandit roughriders, led by Cortez, who are determined to take control of the streets.

'Painkiller' (Xbox) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on July 1, 2005 @ 4:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Painkiller is a first-person horror shooter, designed to satisfy the gamer's hunger for intense, fast-paced action. You are Painkiller, a mercenary for hire, charged with cleaning out nests of the undead. But an unholy pact with a demon unknowingly puts you square in the middle of a fight for control of the underworld... with the future of humanity hanging in the balance.