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'Sacred: Underworld' - German v2.25 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 3:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Sacred: Underworld, players will be able to re-live the excitement of the entire original Sacred adventure with two new characters; alternatively, it will be possible to continue the thrilling story of the fantasy world of 'Ancaria' with existing characters. This new patch brings your German retail game to v2.25 and addresses a ton of gameplay issues, fixes multiplayer problems, game bugs and crashes.

'Battleground Europe' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 3:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GMX Media and Cornered Rat Software are pleased to announce that Battleground Europe has gone gold and is on track for release across Europe on October 21st 2005. Join thousands of players in the biggest World War 2 MMO game ever created!

'World Poker Tour' (GBA/PS2/Xbox) - 8 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 2:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World Poker Tour will bring gamers the most exciting poker experience anywhere. Featuring the colorful commentary of Mike Sexton and Vince Van Patten, the World Poker Tour video game also features the most elite poker professionals including Antonio "The Magician” Esfandiari, Erick Lundgren, Evenlyn Ng, Lyle Berman, Michael "the Grinder" Mizrachi, and Phil "Unabomber" Laak.

'Prince of Persia The Two Thrones' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Developer Interview

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 1:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Prince of Persia The Two Thrones takes the best features from The Sands of Time and Warrior Within, and combines them with new gameplay elements such as a second playable character, an intuitive Speed Kill system, outdoor Babylon environment, chariot combat and more. Today we serve up a Q&A with lead AI and gameplay Matthew Clarke and animation director Wade Konowalchuk

'Supreme Ruler 2010' - v4.3.1 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 1:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlegoat has released a new patch for its strategy game Supreme Ruler 2010. This update brings your retail game to v4.3.1 and adds a new mission, updates maps, adds new units & features, and the usual bug and crash fixes. Read more for download links.

Single Subscription Rate Announced for 'City of Villains' and 'City of Heroes'

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At a press event earlier tonight, NCsoft announced that customers will be able to subscribe to City of Villains and City of Heroes for the price of one. Subscribers to CoV and CoH will only need a single subscription fee of $14.99 per month to gain full access to both games.

'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Wild!' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 12:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

RCT 3: Wild combines thrilling coasters with extreme animal parks. This game is much more than an expansion with more coasters, new characters and gameplay additions that extend the RollerCoaster Tycoon experience. Dozens of new adrenalin pumping attractions and breathtaking rides will make fans roar with delight - it's an all-new spin on this popular franchise.

'Glider: Collect 'n Kill' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 12:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You are a proud pilot of the Official Glider League, able to hold your own in difficult fights, chases, "circuit fights," and XXL battles with up to eight players. Your way to to the top leads you through sewage shafts and a big temple area from ancient times. REVOgames has released a demo featuring one single-/multiplayer level allowing you to try out two gliders and all weapons.

Nintendo Announces Wi-Fi Details For Revolution & NDS

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2005 @ 12:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

On Nov. 14, Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection will begin a new era of easy, social gaming. For the first time, characters from the Nintendo universe will be playable online, as part of a unique wireless community, accessible inside or outside the home.

'F.E.A.R.' - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2005 @ 11:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

An unidentified paramilitary force infiltrates a multi-billion dollar aerospace compound, the government responds by sending in Special Forces, but loses contact as an eerie signal interrupts radio communications. When the interference subsides moments later, the team has been literally torn apart. Your mission is simple: Eliminate the intruders at any cost. Determine the origin of the signal. And contain this crisis before it spirals out of control.