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'50 Cent: Bulletproof' (PS2/Xbox) Caps Its Way To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 2:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

VU Games today announced that its gritty urban action game 50 Cent: Bulletproof is now available at retail stores across North America. In Bulletproof, 50 gets caught in a web of corruption, double-crosses and shady deals that lead him on a bloody path through New York's drug underworld.

'Hellgate: London' - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 2:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Flagship Studios' Hellgate: London is an RPG set in the immersive first-person perspective. With a completely randomized world that offers a unique experience every time you play, Hellgate: London introduces a demon-ridden place where the last survivors of the human race must meld science and magic to survive.

Circuit City Still Has Xbox 360s Available!

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 1:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

People still roaming stors or online retailers maybe have a brief chance to still get their hands on an Xbox 360 console on launch day. Circuit City's website is offering bundled ($489.95 to $679.93) or unbundled X360 ($399.99), with overnight shipping, due to arrive November 22nd. Hit this product page and roll the dice, but be aware, you won't be alone as the Circuit City page is currently getting hammered and under heavy traffic load.

'Hearts of Iron 2' - v1.3a Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 1:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Paradox has released an updated patch for its strategy game Hearts of Iron II. This update brings your retail game to v1.3a and polishes multiplayer experience, improves AI, production and more, as well as adding additional events, new ministers and tech teams. Read more for download links ...

'Final Fantasy XI' (X360) Making Its Debut At 'Zero Hour' Launch Event

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 12:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Square Enix announced today that Final Fantasy XI for Xbox 360 will make its stateside debut at Xbox 360: Zero Hour. Set out on your own to discover the countless secrets of Vana'diel, or form a party with your friends to purge the beastman forces and bring home sensational spoils!

'Hitman: Blood Money' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 11:50 a.m. PST | Filed under News

When assassins from Agent 47's contract agency, The ICA, are systematically eliminated in a series of hits, it seems a larger, more powerful agency has entered the fray. For Agent 47 it's business as usual, until suddenly he loses contact with The ICA. Sensing that he may be the next target, he travels to America, where he prepares to make a killing.

'Horse and Musket 2: Prussia's Glory' Ships Worldwide

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 11:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games and Boku Strategy Games announced today that the next game in the Horse and Musket 2 series, entitled Prussia's Glory (no relationship to the GMT boardgame of the same name) is now shipping around the world.

'Quake 4' (X360) Invasion Launches In Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 11:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

id Software and Activision announced today that Quake 4 for the Xbox 360 has shipped to retailers nationwide. This next chapter in the futuristic war between the Earth and the Strogg transports players into the boots of Matthew Kane, an elite member of the legendary Rhino squad as they, along with an armada of Earth's finest soldiers, invade the home planet of the barbaric aliens threatening to annihilate Earth.

'Diabolique: License to Sin' Also Coming To X360 - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 11:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Diabolique: License to Sin is a brand new third person game from Metropolis Team. Unique atmosphere, excellent gameplay, spectacular shaders, Renderware Physics. Tailored suits, expensive cars, dynamic action, and business class graphics. Hell has pretty much to offer.

'Dangerous Waters' - v1.3 SP/MP Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 18, 2005 @ 11:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dangerous Waters allows the player total control over multiple air, surface and subsurface platforms in a modern-day naval environment. This demo features two playable platforms, the MH-60R Seahawk helicopter and the Kilo class Diesel submarine, and is now also multiplayer enabled, and has four controllable platforms and can support up to 30 players in multi-station play. Read more for download links ...