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'Conker: Live and Reloaded' (Xbox) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 5:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Back in February we reported that Rare's Conker: Live and Reloaded was delayed from its March shipdate, and new listings on EBGames and GameStop had it scheduled for June 21st. As online retailer are more wrong than they are right, it was to be taken with a grain of salt, but this time it turns out they hit the jackpot as the official website has been updated and its ambiguous TBA release date has now been changed to .... June 21st. Conker: Live and Reloaded features intense deathmatch and campaign storyline modes via Xbox Live and system link, players can compete as one of six combat specialists across multi-mission campaigns covering Old War and Future War.

'Heroes of Annihilated Empires' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 2:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Mixing role-playing game with real-time strategy, Heroes of Annihilated Empires delivers you a new experience and unique gameplay, where you can feel yourself the Hero of a legendary epic tale. This time it's not about units, it's about armies with thousands of soldiers that entrust their fate in your hands. It's about responsibility taken by great leaders and future of entire races. Survival or extinction? It's all up to you to decide.

Happy Sixth Birthday 'EverQuest'

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 1:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In honor of the sixth anniversary of EverQuest, fans are being rewarded with a host of in-game activities. For the next 30 days, players will take part in special in-game quests and activities that include all-new loot and items. Read more for details ...

Various Game Trailers #461

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 1:10 p.m. PST | 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 :

  • Still Life - Trailer #4
  • Battlestations Midway - Trailer
  • Silent Hunter 3 - Trailer #8

'Truck Tycoon' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 12:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Truck Tycoon is a new generation project of the tycoon genre. The game process consists in organising trucking industry in a competitive environment. The game environment is a landscape with objects such as cities, facilities, roads, motor vehicles, etc. Each facility can manufacture and/or consume some kind of goods. The game objective is to earn profits by fulfilling contracts for the transportation of goods between facilities.

'Heretic Kingdoms: The Inquisition' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 11:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment and Merscom today announced that "Heretic Kingdoms: The Inquisition" for the PC has gone gold and is scheduled to arrive on store shelves April 7, 2005. The North American gold master of this combat-oriented and story-driven RPG includes several improvements over its European release, including a new map feature, faster load time, and improved memory and inventory management.

'Lawman' Is Now 'Call of Juarez' (Xbox/PC)

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 11:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Call of Juarez is situated in 19th-century Wild West America and requires a combination of both intelligent stealth and pure shooting. Fast-paced revolver duels using historically accurate firearms, horseback riding, and memorable locations combine with top-notch graphics and an enthralling soundtrack to immerse both casual and hardcore players.

'Total Overdose' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 13 New Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 10:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Through stylized Mexican neighbourhoods and jungle hide-outs to the swanky Californian coast; Total Overdose is an over-the-top, adrenalin-fuelled, free-style action, 3rd person cinematic adventure with a strong whiff of tequila. Crash cars, steal hats, shoot bad guys with style, jump bikes, fight in the street, meet girls, shoot more bad guys, find your fathers killer, hot-wire tractors, eat Burritos, catch planes, drink tequila; the Mexican heat can make people do the strangest things.

Ubisoft Signs New Baseketball License Deal

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 9:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced today that it has signed an exclusive licensing agreement to make videogames with AND 1, the performance basketball footwear and apparel company best known for its Mix Tape Tour property and its more than 100 endorsers in the NBA.

'Cold War' (Xbox/PC) - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2005 @ 9:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Cold War follows the story of Matt Carter a freelance journalist who finds himself in the midst of an international conspiracy that aims to control the U.S.S.R. Using only recovered weapons and improvised gadgets, he must now evade or overcome elite Soviet forces and defeat the conspiracy before he is sent to a Siberian prison camp or killed.