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'Psychonauts' - v1.01 Patch & Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 4:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Majesco has released the first patch for Double Fine's action/adventure Psychonauts. This update brings your retail game to v1.01 and addresses an auto save issue and fixes a crash on non SSE conform CPUs. There is also a patch available for the demo, as well as a fully updated version. Read more for download links ...

'Shining Force Neo' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 4:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America today announced Shining Force Neo, the next chapter in the popular Shining Force series, developed exclusively for the PS2. Shining Force Neo is a fast-paced action-adventure featuring a dramatic, character-driven story and a high-gloss anime aesthetic.

'Barrow Hill' - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 2:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Barrow Hill is a horror/thriller adventure game; told from the point of view of the player using a first person perspective. Set in mysterious Cornwall, rich with legends; from sacred wells to dark forests, the players will unravel many mysteries, after being stranded on the lonely road to the 'barrow'. This ancient burial site, from pre-history, sits shrouded amongst the watching trees of the hill. Read more for details and screens ...

'NHL: Eastside Hockey Manager 2005' Goes Gold - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 2:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Europe announced today that Sports Interactive's hockey management title, NHL: Eastside Hockey Manager 2005 has gone gold and will be available in European stores on May 27th 2005. SIGames has also released an updated fully functional time limited demo, allowing you six months worth of game-time in the NHL and UK elite leagues. Read more for details ...

'NBA LIVE 06' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) Cover Athelete Signed - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 1:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA announced today that NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade will serve as cover athlete and spokesman for NBA LIVE 06, scheduled for release this fall under the EA SPORTS brand. Wade is in his second season with the Miami HEAT, where he set single-season franchise records for points per game (24.1) and total points scored (1,854) in helping to lead the HEAT to the top seed in the Eastern Conference Playoffs.

New Unreal Title Officially Called 'Unreal Tournament 2007'

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 1:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fansite Beyond Unreal has received confirmation from Midway that Epic's next UT game will officially be called Unreal Tournament 2007. Previously only known under code name Envy, Epic has stated it would skip UT2006, and the new product will be not be a continuation, or sequel, to UT2004, but instead an all new title built from scratch, using the Unreal Engine 3. UT2007 will be officially announced and shown behind closed doors at E3 2005.

Canadian Online Rental Service Launched

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 11:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News provides online video game rentals anywhere in Canada offering over 2,000 video game selections from every major console and handheld console. Online video game rental is the easiest way to rent games, and you'll save money doing it! We'll deliver video games right to your home or office. No Late Fees! No Due Dates! We even include a free trial period so you can see how great our service is!

'Spartan: Total Warrior' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 11:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spartan: Total Warrior puts the player in control of a heroic warrior, engulfing the player into the midst of titanic clashes between mighty armies, blending mythical beasts and legendary monsters into the fray. Brutal combat meets epic warfare on the battlefields of the ancient world as you fight for your life, your freedom and your honor.

'Fenimore Fillmore's Revenge' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 11:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The best adventure of 2004 is getting ready for a new delivery, the third installment in the saga. “Fenimore Fillmore´s Revenge” is now in development. We are presently finishing the script and working on the graphic concept, with the intention of publishing it for the entire world in the 2nd Quarter of 2006.

'Pathologic' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 10:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pathologic is a unique example of a dramatic game, which directly affects the player's state of mind. Featuring a bizarre combination of first-person game, role-playing features, non-linear plot and real time flow, three unique campaigns and multiple endings.