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Buena Vista Games Will Self-Publish In Europe

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 1:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buena Vista Games announced today that effective from Summer 2005, it will become a multi-platform publisher launching a portfolio of high profile video games in the UK, Germany and France. BVG will extend its current portfolio of kids- and family-focused titles to a wider audience, to include 'tween, teen and core gamers.

'ExMachina' Is Now Called 'Hard Truck: Apocalyptic Wars'

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 1:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

This third person action/RPG is set in the post-apocalyptic environment full of menacing mysteries and unfriendly inhabitants. Explore the new world using your heavy truck. The truck is your ultimate shelter, armor and a mean to earn your living. The upgrades of your heavy truck will pave the road to your victories in truck battles. Hard Truck: Apocalyptic Wars offers enjoyment from a dynamic and colorful 3D world and exciting action-on-wheels!

'Predator: Concrete Jungle' (PS2/Xbox) - 13 New Screens

by Rainier on April 22, 2005 @ 1:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Predator: Concrete Jungle is a 3rd person action/adventure game that weaves the past with the future, as gamers become the terrifying Predator, hunting the Earth for criminals using superhuman powers, fantastic vision modes and an impressive array of alien weaponry.

Various Game Trailers #487

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 11:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Cold Winter - Trailer #6
  • Auto Assault - Trailer #5
  • S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow Of Chernobyl - Trailerpack (17)

'Lula 3D' - Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 9:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lula, the curvaceous producer of erotic movies, is in a serious fix. Just before shooting begins on her new film, three of her best bosom stars are kidnapped. There's no time to lose! Slip into Lula's role and race off to Frisco in her racy hot rod. Experience a wild chase across America with breakneck twists and a volley of erotic action.

'Delta Force: Xtreme' - v1.6.5.0 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 9:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Delta Force: Xtreme brings the classic Delta Force game back to life to face the enemy once more in over 60 levels of frantic single and multiplayer FPS action, including graphically enhanced missions from the original game, new maps, improved game features, STATS and much more. Novalogic has released the first patch bringing your retail game to v1.6.5.0 and adds NovaWorld menus, addresses stability issues and other fixes (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for details and download links ...

'Empire Earth II' - v1.1 Updated Single/Multiplayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 5:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi has released an updated single/multiplayer demo for MadDoc's imminent RTS Empire Earth II. The demo offers 3 of the game's 15 epochs (Renaissance, Imperial, and Enlightenment), and 3 of the game's nine multiplayer modes (Conquest, King of the Hill, and Territory Control), playable for up to 10 players. This updated demo fixes a multiplayer lag issue and adds text string to the firewall warning dialog telling user to map port 26000 (thanks FilePlanet). Read more for download links ...

'Earth 2160' - 43 New Screens

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 5:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EARTH 2160 is an RTS game based on the popular and successful EARTH series. Including single and multiplayer modes. The game uses the latest Earth III engine. Storing objects in a format based on the mathematical model of Bezier-curves instead of polygons. Giving an as yet unseen level of detail, only limited by the hardware used.

'Star Wars Battlefront' - v1.3 Beta Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 4:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

To coincide with yesterdays server file, LucasArts has now released the client patch for Pandemic Studios' scifi shooter Star Wars Battlefront. This beta patch brings your retail game to v1.3 and unlocks multiplayer framerate, added remote admin support and a few other adjustments and fixes. Read more for download links ...

'Takeda 2' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 21, 2005 @ 4:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Takeda 2 is a game of epic Samurai action, set in 16th century feudal Japan. Takeda 2 puts the player in the role of Daimyo, a feudal lord fighting for the title of Shogun, supreme military commander. On the world map, players must gauge their strength as they maneuver armies and expand their territory every turn. In battle mode, the focus is on realistic battle strategy for real-time army to army action (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for screens & trailers ...