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'Real Time Worlds' Licenses Unreal Engine 3

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 10:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Real Time Worlds, formed by the original GTA & Lemmings creator, and Epic Games today announced that Real Time Worlds has obtained a studio-wide license for Unreal Engine 3 for the creation of next-generation PC and console game titles, starting with All Points Bulletin.

'Madden NFL 06' (X360) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 9:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For the first time in 10 years, the Madden NFL Football franchise has revolutionized its passing game-giving Madden NFL 06 the most groundbreaking and innovative offensive arsenal ever created. The new QB Vision Control lets you scan the field, look off defenders, and make perfect throws within your quarterback's unique field of vision. QB Precision Placement lets you put the ball exactly where you want it.

'Age of Empires III' - 16 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 9:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Age of Empires III is set in 1500 A.D. and chronicles the Age of Discovery that started around the time that Columbus "discovered" the new world. The single player campaign follows American history up through 1850, and in multiplayer mode, you'll be able to choose from among eight different civilizations, and there will include free-for-all and team-vs-team matches for up to eight players.

'Shattered Union' - 2 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set atop the smoldering ruins of a fictional United States torn apart by civil war, Shattered Union is an action-packed strategy game for console and PC. Gamers will play through an exciting single player campaign to reunite the country by force, or online in one-on-one matches.

'World Tour Golf' (PSP/PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 8:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oxygen Interactive today announced a partnership deal with Gusto Games to help bring Gusto's golfing vision to life. World Tour Golf is destined to capture the player's imagination by fusing the features of real-world golf, high-end graphics, accurate animation and a unique control system.

Official 'Civilization IV' Website Launched

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 8:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sid Meier's Civilization IV is a bold step forward for the franchise, with spectacular new 3D graphics and all-new single and multiplayer content. Civilization IV will also set a new standard for user-modification, allowing gamers to create their own add-ons using the standard Python and XML scripting languages. 2K Games has launched the official Civ4 website featuring a rundown of various civs, screens, art and lots of other good stuff.

'Legion Arena' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 8:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Legion Arena is an online Role Playing Strategy Game, and blends core gameplay elements from the RTS & RPG genres. Set in ancient Rome, Legion Arena puts the player in charge of their own army, which they must develop, nurture and train, transforming a bunch of peasants into a fearsome fighting force. The demo includes a user friendly tutorial and Caesars Gallic War, with 5 playable scenarios.

'Need for Speed Most Wanted' (ALL) Soundtrack Revealed

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 8:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today revealed an in-game soundtrack that will get gamers' hearts thumping as they race their way to the top of the Blacklist to become the most notorious street racer in Need for Speed Most Wanted. In addition to hot tracks from T.I. Presents The P$C, Jamiroquai, and Disturbed, composer Paul Linford will bring a Hollywood-caliber score to the game.

'Alien Hominid' (XBox) Gets Downloadable Content

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 2:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ZOO Digital announced today additional content for the Xbox version of Alien Hominid, a fast-paced 2D side scroller where players must run, jump and shoot their way across the globe in pursuit of the alien's coveted UFO. The new content comprises of 2 packs of brand new PDA levels. The new Packs of levels, "Chicken Pack" and "Ultra Hyper load" both contain 25 new levels each.

'Weird Worlds: Return to Infinite Space' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 13, 2005 @ 1:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games announced today that Seattle-based Digital Eel has just completed Weird Worlds: Return to Infinite Space, a grand space opera that will take you from a down and out starship captain to an amazing intergalactic hero whose renown travels light speed ahead of you!