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MTV2’s Video Mods Mixes Music Videos and Game Characters

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2005 @ 4:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Video Mods airs a brand new episode on MTV2, Friday, August 26th at 10:30 PM ET. By mixing some of today’s most popular video games and characters with the latest music videos and artists, each episode of Video Mods represents a breakthrough in entertainment by providing an entirely new experience for music and video game fans alike.

'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' (Xbox/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2005 @ 3:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dreamfall: The Longest Journey is an action-packed thriller set in a large and varied game world mixing gritty reality with imaginative fantasy. The game features three worlds, three distinctly different playable characters, and exciting action-adventure gameplay wrapped in a mature, exhilarating, and innovative storyline.

'He-Man: Defender of Grayskull' (PS2) - 34 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2005 @ 2:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

He-Man battles his greatest enemies on foot or astride his trusty Battle Cat through 34 levels within three huge environments. Spectacular sword fights and hand-to-hand combat await you at every turn in this epic world of magic and mystery. Having travelled from THQ, to THQ, He-Man: Defender of Grayskull is finally coming out September 9, 2005, under the Midas Interactive lavel.

'Stargate SG-1: The Alliance' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2005 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stargate SG-1: The Alliance will be an action-based game playable in the first- or third- person perspective. Depending on the mission, there will be other tasks that have elements of team tactics, puzzle-solving and stealth. First and foremost, you will never walk alone – your team will be there to look after you, but you will also have to look after them, so it differs from most "straight" shooters.

'Sparta: Ancient Wars' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2005 @ 1:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sparta: Ancient Wars is only the first part of a planed Ancient Wars series. Its main goal is to deliver innovative and high quality real time strategy based on historical events and timelines, and not to feature myths or legends. Based on the historical background of Spartans' high culture, there will appear huge ancient battles on your screen, enabled by a brand new stunning 3D engine.

'Knights of the Temple II' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2005 @ 1:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In KOTT2 players will join the ultimate battle of Paul de Raque, Grand Master of the Order of the Temple and hero of the first game, and the forces of Hell. Travelling the lands and kingdoms of 13th century Europe, Paul must unveil the secret of three mysterious ancient artefacts and fight the demon armies attacking our world.

Various Game Trailers #581

by Rainier on Aug. 25, 2005 @ 10:09 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 :

  • Dawn of War: Winter Assault - Trailer #4
  • The Witcher - Making Of Trailer #3
  • X-Men Legends II - Fighting Trailer
  • Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter - GC 2005 Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'One Piece: Grand Battle' (GBA/NGC/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 25, 2005 @ 9:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ahoy there mi hearties! In a world of pirates, one man wants to become the greatest of them all: Monkey D. Luffy. Join Luffy as he sets out to sea in a rowboat, in search of "One Piece," the greatest treasure in the world! Battle your way across the Grand Line to become King of the Pirates!

Book Deal Signed For Novels Based on 'Perfect Dark' Universe

by Rainier on Aug. 25, 2005 @ 9:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tor Books announced today that it has signed a licensing agreement with Microsoft Game Studios for the publishing rights to three novels based on the world of Perfect Dark. The first novel available in October, Perfect Dark: Initial Vector, sets up the world of Agent Joanna Dark as gamers worldwide eagerly await the upcoming release of the X360 exclusive Perfect Dark Zero.

'Prince of Persia: Kindred Blades' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 25, 2005 @ 9:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blending the best features from the first two installments with the talent, vision and ingenuity of Ubisoft's development teams, Prince of Persia 3 will enliven the franchise with a vitality - and plenty of unexpected twists - that will impress and satisfy long-time fans and newcomers alike.