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'CSI: Miami' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 7:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CSI: Miami, the latest CSI crime-solving game, will lead you down slippery trails of evidence into the steamy world of Miami's beaches and nightclubs. Join the CSI: Miami cast and use their high-tech crime lab to find the truth and dissect the criminal mind.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 5:00 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 :

  • Billy Blade and the Temple of Time (PC) - Trailer
  • LotR: Third Age - Designer's Tale Trailers (3)
  • Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault - Pearl Harbor Trailer
  • Monster Hunter G - Trailer
  • The Incredibles - Trailer #2

'The Urbz: Sims in the City' (NDS/GBA/NGC/PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 4:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Urbz: Sims in the City has officially gone gold for all platforms including the Playstation 2, Xbox, Nintendo Gamecube, Gameboy Advance and DS. The game will begin shipping under the EA GAMES brand starting Tuesday, November 9.

'Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events' (ALL) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, fans follow the Baudelaire orphans as their luck goes from awfully bad to incredibly worse. Based on the popular book series and the upcoming movie starring Jim Carrey, this treacherous tale allows players to experience the eccentric adventures of Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire.

'ESPN College Hoops 2005' (PS2/Xbox) - New Game Features

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

ESPN Videogames today announced that ESPN College Hoops 2K5 will include many new gameplay features, including an all-new passing system, Pass-N-Go. The Pass-N-Go system authentically recreates the team-oriented play and explosive action of collegiate basketball.

'WWE Survivor Series' (GBA) Ships To Retail

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ and JAKKS Pacific today announced the release of their newest World Wrestling Entertainment licensed video game, WWE Survivor Series for the Game Boy Advance. Developed by Natsume, the game is now available at major retail outlets nationwide and features 16 WWE Superstars, an original story mode and eight different match types.

'Killer 7' (NGC) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Killer 7, players take on the role of Harman Smith an unlikely assassin who lives life at his own pace. Switching between seven different personalities, he employs each character’s abilities to terminate targets he deems “deserving to die.” Read more to check out some screens ...

'The Witcher' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Witcher” is an Action RPG game for PC platform, which combines the features of such games as Dungeon Siege, Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance, Gothic and Neverwinter Nights. The game is supposed to ensure entertainment to a broad group of older players, incorporating simple yet interesting game system, along with a complex plot and attractive 3-D graphics. Read more for details & screens ...

'Gran Turismo 4' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 12:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The latest version of Gran Turismo 4 further demonstrates its mission to provide the most authentic driving simulation available in the marketplace. New features will extend above and beyond just pure automotive racing, providing a unique destination for automotive and PS2 enthusiasts to enjoy car culture in every dimension. Some more new screens ...

'Legion Arena' - Betatest Signups

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 12:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Slitherine has updated its official website announcing they will be conducting a closed Legion Arena betatest and are now accepting signups. The first phase starts November 2004, and a second, and much larger, round will commence January 2005. Legion Arena is an online RPSG or Role Playing Strategy Game, and blends core gameplay elements from the RTS & RPG genres. Set in ancient Rome, Legion Arena puts the player in charge of their own army, which they must develop, nurture and train, transforming a bunch of peasants into a fearsome fighting force.

'Painkiller: Battle out of Hell' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 11:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Picking up right where the game’s story left off, Battle out of Hell includes an additional single-player chapter with 10 levels, as well as new multiplayer modes, maps and models. It will also offer an amplified arsenal of un-deadly weapons, bigger and badder bosses and the map editor Software Development Kit. Check the new screens...

Novalogic Offering 'Joint Operations' Downloadable Content

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Commencing October 21st, owners of Joint Operations will be able to download versions of classic Joint Ops maps that are optimized for 5 v 5 player squad engagements. The first map to be released is 'Kutu Arms Market' and will be available via NovaLogic's own NovaXchange Map exchange system. Log into and click on the 'Xchange" tab at the top of the screen to download this new map, as well as access over 200 user created Joint Ops maps. NovaLogic will be adding more Squad optimized content for download over the coming weeks.

'Sacred PLUS' - Expansion Pack Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 11:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ascaron has released a patch for the free "PLUS" expansion pack which will bring your original RPG Sacred up to par with the Sacred Plus retail version. This patch is required for users who wish to play multiplayer on the and servers. Read more for download links ...

'Space Interceptor: Project Freedom' Goes Gold

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 11:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Merscom LLC today announced "Space Interceptor: Project Freedom" for PC has gone gold. This high-quality space combat arcade-style game, with its dazzling visuals and straight-ahead action gameplay, raises the bar for "value-priced" games.

'Nexus: The Jupiter Incident' - Multiplayer Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 11:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

HD Interactive has released a multiplayer demo for Mithis Games' space combat/strategy game Nexus: the Jupiter Incident. This demo features one Team Deathmatch map (Bloody Massacre) over the Infernal Moon.

'Hell Forces' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hell Forces is a classical FPS in which the main hero, Stephen Geist, is trying to find out, what has happened to his missing friend. During this search he is mired in a satanic conspiracy, and is trying to stop dread forces of Baphometh, the servant of Satan. Infernal legions are uncountable, but Stephen is not. Only with your help he can find out the truth and stop the invasion.

'Xplosiv' Brings Sega Titles to the PC

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 8:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Empire Interactive Europe has renewed its republishing agreement with Sega Europe for two more years, giving Empire the rights to continue to sell much-loved classic games such as Sonic 3D, Crazy Taxi and Sonic Racer through its value Xplosiv range.

'Just Cause' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 8:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos announces it has signed a development deal with Swedish based Avalanche Studios. Avalanche Studios specialises in the creation of innovative game concepts using its cutting edge proprietary technology. It is developing an action game entitled Just Cause for Eidos, which will be released in 2005 on PlayStation 2, Xbox and PC.

'X-Men Legends 2' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Announced

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 8:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision announced today that the company is developing a sequel based on the ever-popular Marvel franchise with Raven Software. The original game challenges players to master the attributes of their favorite X-Men by creating, customizing and controlling teams of four mutants as they embark on a quest to stop the extinction of mankind. The title is currently available worldwide for the PlayStation2, Xbox and GameCube.

'Billy Blade and the Temple of Time' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Games publisher Iridon Interactive has put out a call for brave adventurers to assist Billy Blade in freeing his friend and sidekick, Kong the Monkey, imprisoned in the mythical Time Crystal. Check out their freshly launched website, or read more for new screens ...

'Pacific Fighters' Ships To Stores

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 7:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that Pacific Fighters for the PC is now shipping to retailers. Pacific Fighters is available for a suggested retail price of £34.99.

Xbox Preview - 'Conker: Live and Reloaded'

by Corey Owen on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Conker is a cartoon rodent with a penchant for booze, wild women and lewd conduct, and the world he lives in is a reflection of him. With a wide variety of customizable multiplayer scenarios available, the game centers on teamwork and fun. Each scenario has its own objectives, rules, environment and back story that provide hilarious gameplay and wacky entertainment.

European 'Gran Turismo 4' (PS2) Delayed Until Q1 2005

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony UK confirmed today that the European edition of its highly popular racing game 'Gran Turismo 4' has been pushed back from its original Dec. 2004 release date to Q1 2005. At the TGS earlier this year GT4 producer Kazunori Yamauchi had said that there would be a somewhat simultanious world wide release it seems Sony Europe needs more time to complete all the different localized versions (translations in 13 different languages).

'Shadow of Rome' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 3:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shadow of Rome, an all-new action adventure game, transports players to one of the most perilous ages of man, an era when Caesar was hailed as the leader of the Roman Empire and whose sovereignty dominated all of western civilization.

'Destroy All Humans!' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 2:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Use destructive weapons and innate mental powers to take on the most feared enemy in the galaxy - Mankind! Play as Crypto, an alien warrior sent to Earth to clear the way for the Furon invasion force. Your mission is to infiltrate humanity, control them, harvest their brain stems and ultimately destroy them. You choose the method - infiltration or disintigration!

'Miami Vice' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 2:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Miami Vice was one of the most popular TV series of the 80's taking millions of viewers on under-cover missions through the streets of Miami with characters like the cool Sonny Crockett, his trustworthy partner Ricardo Tubbs and the demanding Lieutenant Martin Castillo. The Miami street scene, the atmosphere of the series and the thrilling adventures of the detectives give an ultimate setting for sensational gameplay.

'Vivisector: Beast Inside' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 2:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

1C Company and Pointsoft Interactive have signed a Pan-European distribution deal for Vivisector: Beast Inside. 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.

Xbox Preview - 'OutRun 2'

by Eric on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 1:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Seventeen years since its first appearance in the world's arcades, OutRun, the legendary racer returns and it's lost none of the game's original appeal. With blistering graphics, remixes of the original soundtracks and game play that demands one more play, the beautiful journey has never been so appealing.

'Return to Mysterious Island' - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Return to Mysterious Island, a puzzle/adventure game is based on the novel by Jules Verne, follows Mina, a strong young woman alone on a round-the-world sailing expedition. Caught in a tremendous storm, she becomes stranded on the shores of a wild and apparently uninhabited island. As she explores her new surroundings, she uncovers artifacts, living spaces and technologies left behind by the people who came before her to this uncharted island.

'Jade Empire' (Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 12:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Jade Empire" is set in a new fantastical world based on mythical China, where sinister events have upset the peaceful harmony of an isolated martial arts school. Featuring furious action previously found only in Hong Kong cinema, the game lets players master more than 30 fighting styles and a wide range of mystical powers.

Xbox Review - 'Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude'

by Inexhist on Oct. 21, 2004 @ 12:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Larry Laffer's nephew, Larry Lovage, is a typical college student. He lives in a dorm, has a crush on his biology professor, and goes to bars with his buddies. But when a TV dating show comes to campus, Larry gets a chance for national sexposure. If he can show that he can make any girl on campus swoon, he will become a campus legend.