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'Battelfield 2 Modern Combat' Also Coming to PSP

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 8:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today DICE announced it will be bringing its upcoming Battlefield 2 Modern Combat console title also to Sony PSP handheld. It is planned for a first quarter 2006 debut. Digital Illusions licenses the right to develop Modern Combat for PSP to EA's studio in Great Britain.

'Company of Heroes' Officially Announced - Features & Screens

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 8:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ and Relic Entertainment today announced their latest RTS game Company of Heroes. A real-time strategy game set in World War II, Company of Heroes brings to life, in full cinematic detail, the greatest war mankind has ever known. Scheduled to release worldwide in 2006, the game will make its public debut at the E3 in May. Read more for details and the first screens ...

Majesco Announces 'Double Game' Packs for Game Boy Advance

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 8:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Offering sensational value for the dollar, Majesco Entertainment Company, an innovative provider of digital entertainment content and products, today introduced its new GBA Double Game packs, a new lineup of products featuring two exciting GBA video games on a single cartridge for just $19.99. The three new Double Game packs are now available in stores.

'Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 8:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cossacks II will put gamers in control of one of six 19th-century nations as they wage war, secure alliances and work to economically and militarily defeat their opponents to become the dominant European power. With an enhanced 3D graphics engine, more than 150 unit types and a realistic troop morale system, "Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars" will challenge armchair emperors to prove their mettle as they fight historical and historically inspired battles on an epic scale. This demo features an intro movie, 2 tutorials, 2 missions and a skirmish map. Read more for download links ...

'Enthusia Professional Racing' (PS2) - 57 New Screens

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 2:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get behind the wheel and experience the sensation of racing actual cars. As in the real world, Enthusia emphasizes pure driving skills and ensures that winning is a result of ability rather than how much money has been spent tuning a car. Maintaining a subtle balance between the power of the car and the driver’s skill, Enthusia promises to deliver the ultimate driving experience for racing fans of all abilities.

Illusion Softworks Signs On With Meqon Game Dynamics

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 1:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Illusion Softworks, known for the Hidden & Dangerous, Mafia and Vietcong series, today signed an agreement with Meqon Research, for the provision of game dynamics and physics for Illusion's forthcoming 3rd person action game scheduled for release in 2007.

'2 Days To Vegas' - Screens

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 1:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

2 Days To Vegas is a story driven 3rd person action-adventure game. The thrill-a-minute story is crammed full of car chases, shootouts and unexpected twists, to keep you on the edge of your seat throughout the game.

Daily Dose of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 25, 2005 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Disney Plans To Release 10 Movies For PSP

by Rainier on April 24, 2005 @ 11:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Having just released Pirates of the Caribbean and Kill Bill Vol. 1, Disney revealed it plans to release an additional 10 movies over the next 3 months. First up are National Treasure, Reign Of Fire and Hero, followed by titles such as Tron, King Arthur, Hostage and Cursed. end of the summer you can expect Kill Bill Vol. 2, Gone in 60 Seconds: The Director's Cut, From Dusk Till Dawn and Armageddon. Disney is currently the only other company besdies Sony to release movies on UMD, but talks with Fox and Lions Gate are underway. Read more details over at Variety.

'Serious Sam II' (Xbox/PC) - 2 New Screens

by Rainier on April 24, 2005 @ 6:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Last week 2K Games officially announced Serious Sam II, the much-anticipated return of Sam "Serious" Stone to PC and the Xbox. Not many details are available at this point, but there are two screens trickling through (thanks Seriously!). Read more to check them out.