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Various Game Trailers #565

by Judy on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 10:05 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 :

  • Burnout Legends [PSP] - Trailer #2
  • Darkwatch - Story Trailer
  • Ghost Recon 3: Advanced Warfighter - Trailer #2
  • Stacked with Daniel Negreanu - Environments Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Atomic Betty' (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 6:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A mission-based game with puzzle solving elements, Atomic Betty features a three character control scheme that allows players to enjoy all of their favorite characters at once, utilizing their individual skills to save the universe.

'Battlefield 2: Modern Combat' (PS2/Xbox) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 4:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The first-ever Battlefield console installment will drop players into the heat of battle on the high tech frontlines, entering a new modern era of combat with more firepower and new expansive environments. EA has just launched the official BF2: Modern Combat website, with all the info you wanted to know about soldiers, weapons, and vehicles, as well as wallpapers and a screensaver to download to your desktop.

'Pro Cycling Manager' - v1.3r Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 4:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pro Cycling Manager will have more detailed animations, an experience system, stage editor and also several multiplayer modes. Cyanide Studio has released a new patch for its cycling manager. This update brings your retail game to v1.3r and adds 4 new ladder stages, and fixes various carerr and AI bugs, etc. Read more for download links ...

'Rogue Galaxy' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 3:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rogue Galaxy, developed by Level 5, known for Dark Cloud 2, is a fantasy-themed RPG which revolves around the game's main character, Jester Rogue. Players follow Rogue as he planet-hops around space, visiting a number of planets, each with their own unique ecosystem populated by various unusual creatures.

'Blitz: The League' (PS2/Xbox) Official Website Kicks Off

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 3:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blitz: The League goes behind the glitz and glamour of the game through a revolutionary campaign mode that explores the on-field violence, off-field fallout and front-office politics of professional football. Midsway has launched the official Blitz The League website, sign up for League Update newsletters over the next several weeks featuring player and coach interviews, new photos/videos from training camp and the latest news around the league as it breaks.

'Phantasy Star Universe' (PS2/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 3:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Phantasy Star Universe is being developed for both the PS2 and the PC, offering two complete RPG experiences - a single-player action adventure spanning multiple planets, and a robust online multi-player component.

'Zoo Tycoon' (NDS) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 3:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Summary: Easy to learn, hard to master! Encounter the ultimate zoo experience in Zoo Tycoon DS! Get up close and personal while collecting and caring for the world’s most popular animals in a custom zoo you create! Manage your environment properly and achieve the ultimate goal of a zoo full of happy animals and customers.

'Evil Dead Regeneration' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 42 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 2:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enter an all-new Evil Dead experience, as Ash finds himself arrested, convicted of murder, and sentenced to Sunny Meadows, an institute for the criminally insane. Though better than the madness he escaped hidden within the woods, he quickly learns the evil has only become more malevolent.

Perception No Longer Developing 'Stargate SG-1: The Alliance' (PS2/Xbox/PC)

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD announced today that it has cancelled the Stargate SG-1: The Alliance development agreement with Australian developer Perception. Reason for the sudden termination is that Jowood was not happy with the current state and quality of the project, and will instead look for another developer, and possible make the move to next-gen consoles. Read more for details ...

'Battlefield 2' - Mod Toolkit Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

At long last, EA has released the mod tool kit for the community to start working on their own Battlefield 2 projects. EA and DICE are pleased to announce that today, after two weeks of Closed Beta testing, the first public beta version of the Battlefield 2 editor & tutorial pack are now available. Read more for download links ...

'King Kong' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Delve deeper into the film experience through alternative viewpoints designed to immerse the player into the action and truly "feel" the tension of the adventure. Unprecedented Alternating Gameplay Battle for survival on Skull Island in first-person as Jack Driscoll AND experience the staggering power of King Kong in third-person taking on massive beasts.

'F.E.A.R.' - Singleplayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 10:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

F.E.A.R. is an intense first person close-quarters combat experience with rich atmosphere and an engaging, paranormal horror storyline. As promised Vivendi has released the single player demo for Monolith FEAR featuring an intro cutscene and a portion of the mission from the full game where you must find and neutralize Paxon Fettel.

'Ridge Racer 6' (X360) Xbox Live Details Revealed

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 9:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco today released online gameplay details for latest installment in the drift racing series Ridge Racer 6 for the X360. Featuring trademark high-speed arcade racing and breathtaking high-definition visuals, the game lets players compete head to head in online races and download new content via Xbox Live for the first time in the history of the Ridge Racer franchise.

'Prey' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 9:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prey is serious, dark story, based on authentic Cherokee mythology. Themes of sacrifice, love and responsibility are explored and the story dives into emotional territory not yet explored by similar games.

'Conflict: Global Terror' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Now Called 'Conflict: Global Storm'

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 9:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive today announces that the forthcoming instalment of its best-selling Conflict series, Conflict: Global Terror, will now be called Conflict: Global Storm across all PAL territories, effective immediately.

'The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

VU Games announced today that the highly-anticipated Super Hero game from Sierra Entertainment, The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction has gone gold. Developed by Radical Entertainment, the upcoming action-adventure game for the PS2, Xbox and Gamecube will ship to retail stores in North America on August 23.

Kuju Looking for New 'City of the Dead' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Publisher

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 9:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kuju Entertainment and its court-appointed interim receiver of Hip Interactive, today announce they are working together to find alternative publishing outlets for 'George A Romero Presents: City of the Dead,' which includes features such as console online game play, excellent arcade action and full Havoc based physics. "There have already been several interested parties in the game, the team and the technology and we are hopeful that some elements of the project will continue beyond the unfortunate demise of Hip Interactive Inc." said Jonathan Newth, Managing Director of Kuju Entertainment.

'Invasion : Earth' Collectors Edition Includes Free Mission Packs - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 8:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following on from Dusk2Dawn's signing of the award winning action shooter, Invasion: Earth, the publisher is delighted to announce that it will be giving away 100% extra free mission packs with the original game.

Buka Screenshots Bonanza

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 8:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Russian publisher/developer Buka has released screens for various of its upcoming titles. For convenience we put them all together, we have screens for :

  • Pathologic
  • Hard Truck: Apocalypse
  • Pacific Storm
  • Operation Matriarchy

Atari Europe Signs 'Crashday' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 2:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari today announced that it will publish new vehicle action title 'Crashday' developed by new teams Moon Byte and Replay Studios. Crashday blends elements of all the best action games such as Burnout, Stuntman, Destruction Derby, Flatout, Track Mania, Tony Hawk and Carmageddon into one glorious package for destruction fans.

'Kingdom Under Fire: Heroes' (Xbox) - 13 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 2:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A continuation of the highly acclaimed Kingdom Under Fire: The Crusaders, KUF: Heroes raises the intensity of the fast-paced action-strategy game with improved epic battles; new characters, environments, units; and new multiplayer options for waging war over Xbox Live. An improved user interface with simplified game menus and adjusted difficulty levels will make it easy for even new players to crush their foes.

'Shadowgrounds' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 2:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shadowgrounds is an adrenaline-pumping action game developed in the Finnish woods in secrecy for almost two years, Shadowgrounds strikes from the darkness with a flash of light in Q3 2005. The game features upgradeable weapons, lighting based gameplay and an epic storyline with strong characters.

'Bad Day L.A.' (Xbox/PC) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 1:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

American McGee Presents: Bad Day L.A., a third-person action/adventure game with a tongue-in-cheek comedic twist. Set in modern day Los Angeles, Bad Day L.A. combines a fantastical art style, groundbreaking collaborative gameplay elements and a heavy dose of dark satire to create a truly unforgettable experience.

'Top Spin' (PS2) - 17 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 1:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Top Spin takes 16 of the top professional tennis players in the world including Maria Sharapova, Roger Federer, Venus Williams and Carlos Moya and puts them in gamers' hands to create the most realistic tennis game ever. Players must work their way up from an unranked amateur with no skills, to a top ranked player in the world with huge endorsement deals.

Xbox Review - 'Lego Star Wars'

by Nathan Mourfield on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Quick, what's the first thing you think of when someone says "Star Wars?" Whatever it is, it's probably not "Lego"… but after playing Lego Star Wars, that might be different. Relive the Star Wars saga as retold in Lego form, guiding an increasingly large cast through everything from adventures on Naboo to the Pod Race on Tatooine. Sure, the ships are made out of bricks and your characters are all little guys with detachable plastic hair, but that just makes Star Wars better.

'Neuro' Gets Meqon Physics Engine

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GFi and Revolt Games are glad to report to essential improvements concerning its story-driven sci-fi first-person shooter's physics. Developers took a decision to purchase license to one of most powerful physic engines - Meqon Game Dynamics 1.5.

'Brigade E5: New Jagged Union' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brigade E5: New Jagged Union is a tactical turn-based game. The scene of action is a small country called Palinero somewhere in the tropics. Recently a coup d'etat has happened in the country and civil war is about to break out. The main character of the game has to hire a band of mercenaries and take control of the situation.

'Tales of the Abyss' (PS2) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco is still pluggin away at Tales of Legendia, and the next installment in the Tales of RPG series has already been revealed. Luke is the lone son of a noble family who lost his memories when he was a kid during an invasion by an enemy country. He grew up spoiled and naive and has learned how to use a sword as a hobby. Tia lost her parents and has been raised as a warrior and priestess of the Lorelai religion, and uses a mysterious form of ancient power called Seventh Sound.

'X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse' (ALL) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 5, 2005 @ 12:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

X-Men Legends II introduces the epic storyline of an uneasy alliance between the X-Men and the hated Brotherhood in a fight to reclaim Earth from Apocalypse's grasp. Impressive gameplay enhancements include more than double the superpowers and customization capabilities, the debut of several new playable characters, over 100 diverse types of enemies, and a breathtaking range of exotic and real-world environments—from the Madri Temple to Egypt.