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'Final Fight: Streetwise' (PS2/Xbox) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 4:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set within Capcom's Final Fight universe, this mission-based action game calls for players to use their street smarts and powerful fighting skills to survive the back alleys of Metro City. Classic Capcom fighting action, expansive 3D environments, and diverse gameplay await those when Final Fight: Streetwise is released this winter.

'True Crime: New York City' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 9 Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 4:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

True Crime: New York City will follow another policeman through the meticulously re-created streets of a real-life metropolitan area. However, instead of the wisecracking LAPD detective Nick Kang, gamers will now play as Marcus Reed, a former gang member turned NYPD officer.

'Down In Flames' Pre-Orders Start Shipping

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 2:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Down In Flames focuses on tactical fighter to fighter dogfight combat in World War II. The game is turn based, and the action is resolved through a unique 'action - reaction' game mechanic that allows players to experience the feel of real life aerial dogfighting with a fast paced, easy to learn system. Battlefront announced that Down in Flames is now shipping in Europe and in the USA. For all those who already pre-ordered the game, it should already be on its way!

'Loco-mania' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 2:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Loco-mania is a simulation of a train dispatcher - a very important person who has control over a large railway network with many trains in it. You control switches and train directions with the intent to get the trains through the system as fast as possible. Effectively clearing trains out of the railway system improves your score, which eventually leads to more difficult maps becoming available.

'Battle of Britain 2: Wings of Victory' - v2.02 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 5:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battle of Britain II "Wings of Victory" recreates the fierce and famous air battles southern England in 1940, allowing the player to either act as the supreme commander of either side, or simply click "fly" and let your generals manage the war below. GMX Media has released a new patch bringing your retail game to v2.02. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'GTA: Liberty City Stories' (PSP) Gets Multiplayer - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 4:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The story of GTA: Liberty City Stories takes place 3 years before the events of Grand Theft Auto 3 and we find that our main character Toni Cipriani has returned from laying low for the past 4 years after taking out a rival mob boss for the Leone crime family. Having welcomed him back with open arms, the Don Salvatore Leone is putting Toni to back work under the watchful eye of Vincenzo Cilli, one of his most trusted capo’s.

'Ski Racing 2006' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 3:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Ski Racing 2006' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 8 New Screens Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super-G and Downhill - you've got to master all disciplines to win the great crystal trophy at the end of the season. It's your turn to earn the world's attention! The mountains are waiting for you, the speed is amazing - and the race feeling incredible!

'Need for Speed Most Wanted' (ALL) - 6 Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 3:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Need for Speed Most Wanted delivers a unique, fast-paced and gripping ride in the racing genre as players build up their Rap Sheet and street cred to move their way up the Black List to become the most wanted racer on the streets.

'Glider: Collect 'n Kill' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 1, 2005 @ 2:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

German publisher dtp announced that Glider went gold and will be in stores October 10, 2005. No dates, or publishers, for other territories have been announced yet. You are a proud pilot of the Official Glider League, able to hold your own in difficult fights. You have never seen anything like this before -– 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.

'Cold War' (Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 30, 2005 @ 6:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cold War follows the story of Matt Carter a freelance journalist who finds himself in the midst of an international conspiracy that aims to control the U.S.S.R. Using only recovered weapons and improvised gadgets, he must now evade or overcome elite Soviet forces and defeat the conspiracy before he is sent to a Siberian prison camp or killed.