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'Dungeon Siege II' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 6:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

"Dungeon Siege II" promises to set a new standard in role-playing games by combining an intriguing story-line with intense real-time party combat and cutting edge 3D graphics. Read more for some spiffy new screens ...

Various Game Trailers #446

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 5:03 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 :

  • Cossacks II - Trailer #2

'Stunt Car Racer Pro' Gets Cancelled

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 4:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Motorsportgaming is reporting that Geoff Crammond's Stunt Car Racer Pro project has been terminated without further explanation. A few years ago Geoff Crammond's company Simergy signed a development agreement with Lost Toys, but apparently that deal did not materialize anything so Stunt Car Racer Pro has been shelved (thanks VE3D).

'The Moment of Silence' Sneaks Into Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 4:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Adventure Company today announced it has shipped The Moment of Silence, an investigative thriller, in North America.

'Judge Dredd: Dredd Versus Death' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Finally Ships

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 2:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Judge Dredd: Dredd vs. Death is a first-person shooter combining weapon management, fast-paced combat, intense multiplayer action and a riveting plot.. Evolved Games and Rebellion announced today that Judge Dredd: Dredd Versus Death will be out for all of the console gaming platforms as well as for PC on March 1, 2005.

'Wipeout Pure' (PSP) - Screens

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 2:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Get ready to race at blazing speeds and experience adrenaline-filled, anti-gravity racing action. Wipeout Pure provides intense, hovercraft racing action as players choose from five different speed classes and race relentlessly around 16 futuristic, anti-gravity racing tracks.

'Enthusia Professional Racing' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 2:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Get behind the wheel and experience the sensation of racing actual cars. As in the real world, Enthusia emphasizes pure driving skills and ensures that winning is a result of ability rather than how much money has been spent tuning a car. Maintaining a subtle balance between the power of the car and the driver’s skill, Enthusia promises to deliver the ultimate driving experience for racing fans of all abilities.

'Empire Earth II' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 1:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A few days earlier than we announced yesterday, Vivendi has released a demo for Mad Doc Software's RTS Empire Earth II. This single-player demo will let you take control of one of three civilizations, the Germans, Americans, or Koreans, through three of the game's 15 epochs, including the Renaissance and Age of Enlightenment. There are two games types to choose from: conquest and territory control (thanks Gamespot). Read more for download links ...

'Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Tech Screens

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 12:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Chaos Theory will offer a high adrenaline experience thanks to never seen before close range attacks, a totally open level design, a completely immersive and interactive environment, and challenging advanced AI. Check these new PS2 & PC screens showing off some of the new technology being used in Chaos Theory ...

'Cold Fear' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 12:46 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Cold Fear is the first action-horror title to be published under the Ubisoft brand and combines the popular elements of both action and horror releases, delivering an action-packed, tension-filled gaming experience.

'Singles 2: Triple Trouble' - Screens

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Singles 2: Triple Trouble offers players a whole host of new relationship possibilities to manage, along with the everyday necessities of going to work, maintaining a 'happy home' and equipping their flat with the latest furniture and mod-cons. Using a new 3D engine, SINGLES can be dressed in a whole range of different outfits, express themselves in even more realistic and recognisable ways and explore beyond their apartment to new locations, where they can meet other characters for friendship, romance, possibly more?

'Risk Your Life: Path of the Emperor' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Risk Your Life is a persistent universe or role-playing game (RPG) in which you assume the role of a Warrior, Cleric, Wizard, or Thief (over 20 classes) and explore the many beautiful and exotic locations within the game where they meet other players, complete quests, fight monsters and other players. Read more for new screens and a rockin' ingame footage trailer...

'Football Manager 2005' Free Update Coming

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe announced that they will be releasing a free update for Football Manager 2005 on Wednesday, March 2nd. The data update brings the game right up to date by including all changes in personnel that have occurred in the world of football since the game's initial release on November 4th 2004 and the closure of the recent transfer window on January 31st (a total of more than 160,000 changes of player, coaching and managerial staff).

'The Settlers: Heritage Of Kings' - v1.04 Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 11:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released an updated demo for the English edition of Blue Byte's 3D RTS game 'Settlers: Heritage Of Kings.' This v1.04 demo features the same multiplayer and singleplayer portions as the previous demo, but is now a bit smaller and with added fixes. Fans will enjoy fully animated 3D technology and enhanced gameplay features, but still be able to relive the experience that makes the Settlers series such a big hit. Read more for download links ...

'Painkiller' - v1.62 Update Patch And Server Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 10:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher has released a massive patch for People Can Fly's FPS, Painkiller. This update brings your retail game to v1.62 and adds more CPL material, improved networking code, and the usual fixes for outstanding issues, etc. Read more for download links ...

'Tekken 5' (PS2) Fights Its Way To Retail

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 9:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Namco announced today the next installment in its revered fighting franchise, Tekken 5, has shipped to North American retail outlets. With its variety of characters, amazing graphics and unprecedented number of modes to commemorate its 10-year anniversary, Tekken 5 promises to deliver the most exciting gameplay experience ever seen in the Tekken franchise.

'Cold Winter' (PS2) Pre-Order Incentive

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Vivendi announced today that the pre-sell for the upcoming PS2 FPS Cold Winter is now available at retail. Gamers will receive a free bonus DVD when they pre-order a copy of the gritty FPS action thriller set to hit shelves on May 10. The pre-order bonus DVD features exclusive content -- including a special interactive guide and a never-before-seen movie -- as well as unique assets that allow players to delve into the deep, shadowy world of international espionage in which Cold Winter is set. Read more for details ...

'Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich is a comic book-inspired tactical role-playing game features a brand new league of heroes and villains, overhauled combat system, and spectacular graphic enhancements. Here's yet another five screens ...

'Juiced' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Juiced is the only racing to totally immerse you in the lifestyle and culture of the real street modding scene. Starting as a new kid on the block, without a set of wheels to your name, your main focus in life is to build up your own crew of ‘driving gods’ and dominate the established street racing scene of Angel City.

'Cuban Missile Crisis' Becomes 'The Day After' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 8:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Black Bean and 1C Company are proud to present a totally new gaming experience, developed in Russia by G5 Software; The Day After is the first game to successfully combine the realism of Turn Based Strategy with the dynamics of Real Time Strategy. This title introduces a special operative mode, which enhances the strategic decision making process, thus taking it to a new level and allowing the player to carefully plan his actions in turn based mode then implement them on the battlefield.

PC Preview - 'Still Life'

by Judy on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 1:26 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Still Life lets you play the role of FBI agent Victoria McPherson. Situated in Chicago, you are on the heels of a serial killer, much like your grandfather did 80 years earlier in Prague (Microids' Post Mortem). By means of flashbacks and timewarps, you will travel to locations like Eastern Europe to interrogate suspects, or North America, to scrutinize dead bodies.

'Rugby League 2' (PS2/PC) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 1:19 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Building on the powerful game engine that was embraced by both gamers and people passionate about Rugby League, the game developer Sidhe Interactive has spent over 12 months creating a brand new sequel, packed with all new functionality and refined gameplay, graphics, controls, and competitions. Players, sponsors, and stadiums have all been updated to reflect the 2005 season.

GBA Review - 'Shaman King: Legacy of the Spirits'

by Agustin on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 12:53 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Shaman King follows the story of Yoh Asakura, a junior high student hiding an amazing secret. Yoh is a shaman, one of the few who can communicate with ghosts and spirits. Through his powers, Yoh can join forces with another spirit uniting ghost and human together as one. Yoh teams up with Amidamaru, the spirit of a 600 year-old samurai warrior and with this powerful union, Yoh begins his quest to be crowned Shaman King in the Grand Tournament held only once every 500 years!

'Doom 3: Resurrection of Evil' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 12:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

id Software and Activision will unleash an all-new assault on humanity with DOOM 3: Resurrection of Evil, the official expansion pack to the first- person action game. Co-developed by Nerve Software and id Software, DOOM 3: Resurrection of Evil continues the terrifying and intense action of the already classic DOOM 3. Check the new screens and ingame footage trailer ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Feb. 25, 2005 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News