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'Wild Arms Alter Code: F' (PS2) Coming to North America

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 2:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

AGETEC today announced that it will bring Wild Arms Alter Code: F, a brand new title based on the original Wild Arms, to North America exclusively for the PS2 this Winter. Developed by Media Vision and published by SCE in Japan, WILD ARMS Alter Code: F, is a true, traditional role-playing game offering fresh, new characters, enhanced graphics, intricate puzzles and an innovative new battle system.

Vivendi E3 2004 Lineup - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 1:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Check out the following new screens from Vivendi's 2004 E3 lineup:

'Singles' - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 11:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos is excited to announce that Singles: Flirt Up Your Life for PC will be available via online download starting Monday, May 24th! And it gets better! Wetting your appetite for this hot number, the first four hours of the game will be free to play, from there its up to you! "Singles" lets player's control the lives of Linda and Mike, two very different people, apartment sharing in a busy European city. How they interact and get on is totally up to the player.

'EverQuest II' - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 11:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EverQuest II returns to the culturally diverse world of Norrath in the future of the original EverQuest, with the sheer size and graphical detail greater than ever seen before. Larger in scope than its predecessor, EverQuest II will allow players from every corner of the earth to explore familiar areas and new, undiscovered territories of Norrath. Read on to check out the latest screen ...

'Fuel' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 11:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FUEL is the motor-head's action-thinking, vehicular marathon. In this adrenaline filled, present-day racing game you choose between one of eight characters, adapting your game play to their unique strengths and weaknesses. Read more for some new screens ...

Acclaim Signs 'Kreed' For Europe & Australia

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 9:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Russian publisher Russobit-M just informed us that European & Australian gamers will soon have the opportunity to play the well-known first person shooter developed by BURUT CT! This all means that the contract for Kreed has been signed with Acclaim and, according to the contract, Acclaim has rights to publish Kreed in European countries and in Australia, VERY soon. Now we only need somebody to bring it to North America, and preferably in a package deal with the add-on included, this game is getting old & wasting away.

'The Witcher' - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Witcher” is an Action RPG game for PC platform, which combines the features of such games as Dungeon Siege, Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance, Gothic and Neverwinter Nights. The game is supposed to ensure entertainment to a broad group of older players, incorporating simple yet interesting game system, along with a complex plot and attractive 3-D graphics. Read more for details & screens ...

'MLB SlugFest: Loaded' (PS2/Xbox) Website Launched

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 8:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway today announced the launch of the official website for its upcoming baseball title, MLB SlugFest: Loaded. Players can now step-up to the plate and online at the official MLB Slugfest website to get the latest news and updates on the exclusive, over-the-top baseball video game delivering multiplayer, online tournaments via the newly renovated Xbox Live 3.0 service.

'Nitro Family' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 8:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get ready for mind-blowing killin' action in this fast paced game that takes you around the world to fight against a new threat to world peace. Run, gun and jump past a relentless barrage of over-tie-top enemies with a scum killing dual-hand weapon system that can blast your enemies in mid-air. Save your family, save the world! The official ship date is May 24, but you can buy the game right now at ValuSoft 's website.

'Backyard Hockey 2005' Announced

by Rainier on May 20, 2004 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari, Inc. and the National Hockey League announced today that Backyard Hockey 2005 is in development and will be released later this year. Building on the success of the first Backyard Hockey title, which shipped over half a million units to retail in just 15 months, Backyard Hockey 2005 will be an all-new 3-D experience featuring the Backyard Kids and NHL pros featured as kid-sized versions of themselves.