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'City of the Dead' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 10:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Armed with an arsenal of traditional and futuristic weaponry, players must battle the living dead from dusk 'till dawn in series of abandoned locales. With split-screen co-op missions, party mode, and four-player online feature, "City of the Dead" also promises a range of multiplayer features that allow gamers to play as human or zombie.

'Vietcong 2' - 9 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vietcong 2 is an FPS set against the background of the 1968 Tet Offensive, in and around the ancient city of Hue (pronounced Who-ay), during the Vietnam War. Brought to life through a gritty story compiled from first hand accounts and memories of Special Forces and Infantry servicemen stationed in Hue during the assault.

'Vivisector: Beast Inside' - New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivisector: Beast Inside developed by Action Forms (creators of Chasm and Carnivores series) is a unique mixture of 3D Action/Horror. The game blends a thrilling interactive story with intense, high-adrenaline action and immerses players in a rich and fascinating storyline.

'The Day After' - v1.2 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 8:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Bean Games has released the first patch for the UK edition of G5 Software's cold war RTS The Day After, previously known as Cuban Missile Crisis. No details available as to what it exactly fixes are available at this point. Read more for download links ...

'Chaos League: Sudden Death' - English Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 8:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Jesters has released an English demo for Chaos League: Sudden Death, letting you try out a few of tutorials, match and championship modes with two races (Human and The Damned), in the Glacier stadium.

'The Chronicles of Ny' Gets Cancelled

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 2:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Clownkeep has update its website with the news that The Chronicles of Ny, its multi-episodic fantasy RPG, has been cancelled. Every episode was about 10-15 hours game time with a sprawling story that took place in a frontier province of the Great Kingdom of Ny, and was going to entertain, thrill and leave the player excited about upcoming episodes, allowing you to continue the character you had developed. Reason for the cancellation was rather vague : "there comes a point when life comes at you hard... and despite your passions, you have to get your priorities straight."

'World Racing 2' (Xbox/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 1:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World Racing 2 enhances the technology of the game's fore-runner World Racing, which introduced an innovative 3D landscape technology and sophisticated driving physics. While World Racing focussed on the simulation aspect, World Racing 2 will put the fun of driving at centre stage and offer optimised arcade racing characteristics, rich and varied range of mission modes, lively scenarios, enhanced tuning options and a great variety of cars.

'Earth 2160' - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 11:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EARTH 2160 is an RTS game based on the popular and successful EARTH series. Including single and multiplayer modes. The game uses the latest Earth III engine. Storing objects in a format based on the mathematical model of Bezier-curves instead of polygons. Giving an as yet unseen level of detail, only limited by the hardware used.

'They Came From Hollywood' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 11:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

They Came From Hollywood is a real-time strategy/action game in which you take on the role of a giant B-movie monster in your own cheesy B-movie. Ravage cities while fighting off the military. Eat people. Eat cars. Punch holes in buildings, knock down billboards and kick over every newspaper stand in ten blocks.

EA Launches New 'Fantasy Football' Service & Features

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 6:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fantasy Football from EA kicked off the first fantasy football service that gives team owners the EA SPORTS Edge, a sliding analyzer tool, to optimize their lineups and offers fantasy updates in Madden NFL 06. Read more for details ...