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Eidos/SCi's GC 2005 Lineup - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 9:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Check out the following new screens from Eidos' 2005 Leipzig Game Convention lineup:

  • Tomb Raider Legend (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens
  • Total Overdose (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens
  • Hitman: Blood Money (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens
  • Commandos Strike Force' (PS2/PC) - Screens

'Dig Dug Digging Strike' (NDS) Announced

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco announced today that Dig Dug Digging Strike is headed to the Nintendo DS this Fall. This 3D adventure combines the classic arcade digging action with new baddies, environments, weapons, mini-games and strategies to deliver the most action-packed "Dig Dug" game to date.

'Castlevania: Curse of Darkness' (PS2/Xbox) Delayed in Europe

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 7:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami of Europe has announced that its forthcoming Castlevania: Curse of Darkness will be released in Q1 2006. Curse of Darkness introduces players to an entirely new storyline and main character – Hector, one of two Devil Forgemasters, who had once refined his skills under Dracula.

10Tacle Studios Signs 'Codename Panzers II'

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 7:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

10TACLE Studios announced today that it has signed an agreement with Stormregion for Codename Panzers II, which will be developed from scratch and even leave the World War II scenario. The game is schedule for release on the PC in 2008, but adaptations to other gaming consoles are being discussed.

'Bet On Soldier: Bloodsport' Goes Gold In Germany

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 2:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bet On Soldier is a first-person shooter which presents something considerably different in order to stand out from the crowd. With a corporation-takes-over-the-world-style plot, Bet On Soldier allows players to do exactly what it promises with its title - that is, bet on the outcome of encounters with specific enemies. Before entering battle, players can wager on which particular enemy soldiers they are going to kill. German publisher Frogster has announced work on BoS is done, and it will be in stores on August 25, 2005. Other territories are still in development, and according to DJ will be more polished and optimized.

'NHL 2K6' (PS2/Xbox/X360) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 1:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NHL 2K6 continues its legacy with more control, more emotion and more detail than ever before. Puck fans take command of tape-to-tape passing, behind-the-net plays and precision give-and-go attacks. Players dominate the ice with NHL caliber goaltending, skating, checking and puck handling with the deeply enhanced animation system. Featuring all-new presentation elements, commentary and cut-scenes, NHL 2K6 is the ultimate hockey experience.

'Burnout Revenge' (PS2/Xbox) - 45 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 1:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Built for unprecedented destruction, Burnout Revenge challenges gamers to exact their revenge on rush hour traffic, vindictive rival racers and anything else that gets between them and the finish line.

dtp Launches New Adventure & RPG Label Anacondas

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 1:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

dtp has revealed a new brand for adventure games and RPGs at the beginning of this year's Game Convention in Leipzig. All games of these genres published by dtp shall be released under the sign ANACONDA - Adventures Ahead - worldwide, as the brand is planned to be international and dtp is expanding as a global publisher.

'World Racing 2' (ALL) Features New Golf R32 - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 17, 2005 @ 1:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World Racing 2 puts the fun of driving centre stage and offers optimised arcade racing characteristics, a rich and varied range of missions, lively 3D scenarios full of detail, enhanced tuning options and a great variety of cars.

Various Game Trailers #574

by Rainier on Aug. 16, 2005 @ 8:16 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 :

  • The Godfather - Trailer
  • The Guild 2 - GC 2005 Trailer

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