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'Hammer & Sickle' - 10 New Screens

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 11:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hammer & Sickle is new turn based strategy game set in the award-winning Silent Storm universe, and currently in development by Nival Interactive.

DICE Delays One of Its Shooters

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 10:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Previously announced as one of its two unnamed titles, Digital Illusions' signing announcement does not reveal anything new, apart from a delays from its original fall 2005 release date to spring 2006 (thanks Blues).

'Mojo Master' Launches Today

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mojo Master is the first virtual fantasy game of seduction presented by AXE Unlimited. Developed in partnership with WildTangent, Mojo Master launches online today and is now available to play, FREE for guys ages 17 and older.

'Sid Meiers Pirates!' - v1.0.2 Patch in The Works

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 8:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Having a new publisher (Take 2) has allowed Firaxis to facilitate continued development on Pirates! Patch 1.0.2 (World patch, not just U.S.) will be ready by mid-summer. Thanks for all your patience during our transition from Atari to Take 2. It looks like clear sailing ahead (so to speak). We'll of course have it available on our fileserver network when it becomes available...

'GODS: Lands of Infinity' - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 8:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GODS: Lands of Infinity is a ground-breaking role-playing game set in fantasy background. This game is going to be our second title developed for PC platform and we are going to use all we have learned in the last three years. Our goal is to create a perfect blend of trade strategy and casual adventuring taking place in a complex imaginary yet trustworthy world.

'Cricinfo CricketManager' Launched

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 8:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cricinfo has teamed up with CAT Games to launch a brand-new, multi-player simulation game called Cricinfo CricketManager. Cricinfo CricketManager is funny, cartoon-style game in which thousands of fans manage their own virtual cricket teams in daily games against competitors worldwide. The players in the game are all fictional and can be named after friends, family or whoever fans choose.

'Pro Evolution Soccer 5' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 8:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pro Evolution Soccer 5, aka Winning Eleven 9, furthers the realism, on and off-the-ball movement and intuitive control of the best-selling football series with Producer Shingo 'Seabass' Takaska and his team at KCE Tyo Inc. implementing a host of new gameplay features and aesthetic touches as he continues his quest to deliver the most realistic football title on any format.

Strategy First Signs 'Disney's Aladdin Chess Adventures'

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 8:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First signs deal with worldwide developer and publisher Red Mile Entertainment, Inc. to distribute "Disney's Aladdin Chess Adventures", an educational strategy game that will appeal to both children and adults.

Sony Europe Sues UK Outlets Selling Imported PSPs

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 3:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment took its fight to stop UK and European gamers gaining access to its new PSP to the High Court. The games industry behemoth has chosen to take legal action against small, independent online retailers selling imported PSPs to UK gamers citing loss of revenue and trademark infringement.

'Fantastic Four' (GBA) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on June 20, 2005 @ 2:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fantastic 4 is the only game that allows you to harness the Marvel Super Heroes' unique and amazing powers through a compelling single-player or two-player co-operative team based gameplay experience, based on the 20th Century Fox feature film.