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'Conker: Live and Reloaded' (Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 9:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios announced today that Conker: Live and Reloaded for Xbox has gone gold. Set to ship to retail on June 21 for a suggested retail price of $49.99 (U.S.), Conker: Live and Reloaded, developed by the award-winning team at Rare, will drop gamers onto the front lines of an epic battle between the noble Squirrels and the vicious Tediz.

'FlatOut' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 9:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Empire Interactive today announced that FlatOut has gone gold. The over-the-top racing game, distributed by Vivendi Universal Games in the U.S., will hit retail shelves this July.

'Hard Truck: Apocalyptic Wars' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 9:08 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!

'Ultima Online: Mondain's Legacy' Announced

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 8:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ultima Online: Mondain's Legacy, the 7th exciting chapter in Ultima Online's rich and storied history. Ultima Online: Mondain's Legacy includes groundbreaking new features, including new playable Elves race, twisted New Enemies, new Dungeons, new Spellweaving Skill, new Quest System, collections and increased storage capacity

JoWood Signs TV Cast For 'Stargate SG-1' Voice-overs

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 8:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD Productions announced today that they have secured the vocal talents from the original team of the long-running TV series Stargate SG-1. Each of the actors will be playing the console version of their characters in the game and adding their unique characteristics to the role.

'Coded Arms' (PSP) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 4:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Coded Arms is a first person shooter in where you take the role of a computer hacker who infiltrates the abandoned virtual reality system. Gamers will use weapons and power-ups that they discover while exploring the expansive single player mode. Coded Arms will also utilize the PSP handheld system's wireless capabilities for multiplayer action for up to four people.

Sony Sells 90 Million Playstation 2 Units Worldwide

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 3:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced today that the cumulative production shipment of PS2 had reached 90 million units worldwide, as of June 2nd, 2005.

'Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Coming To Europe

by Rainier on June 3, 2005 @ 3:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOCH Media today announce that it has signed an agreement with BattleBorne Entertainment during the E3 2005; for its action title Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers. KOCH Media has secured the publishing rights to a further developed version for the console platform in the PAL territories and and for the PC in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

'Delta Force: Black Hawk Down' (PS2/Xbox) - 49 New Screens

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 11:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In DF: BHD players will take on the role of an elite Delta Force Operative as they participate in a number of daring raids against the oppressive Somali warlords in and around Mogadishu. Black Hawk Down brings the intensity of Modern Warfare to Xbox and PS2 with a range of intense single player and multiplayer missions.

'Source SDK' Get Steamy Update #19

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 7:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Valve's SteamPowered website has been updated with details regarding yet another update for Source SDK, mainly fixing various issues important for the mod community, adding source code for alternative player physics, sample skeleton, motionmapper and fixing a few things along the way. Just restart Steam for the effects to take place.