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October 2018


'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince' (ALL) - 19 New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 4:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince you'll engage in exciting wizard duels, mix and brew magical ingredients in Potions class, take to the air to lead the Gryffindor Quidditch team to victory, get sidetracked by Ron’s romantic entanglements and journey towards discovering the identity of the Half-Blood Prince.

'Greg Hastings' Tournament Paintball 2' (X360) Announced

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 3:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Greg Hastings' Tournament Paintball 2, a new FPS capturing the sick intensity and incredibly gameplay of paintball, will again impress dedicated gamers and paintball players alike who are looking for speed, strategy and skill in their next console shooter.

'Lips' (X360) - 24 New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 3:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Lips is a music and singing game that includes 30 songs, 2 wireless interactive microphones (with motion sensors that allow you to dance, move or swing to score points), the ability to use and sing your own music or download songs from an online service.

PS3 Review - 'MotorStorm: Pacific Rift'

by Dustin Chadwell on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 3:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

MotorStorm: Pacific Rift is moving from the rugged desert to a lush Pacific island with all of the vehicles familiar of the first game (ATVs, rally cars, buggies, motorbikes, race trucks, etc.), while adding a new monster truck class.

PS3/X360 Review - 'The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon'

by Brian Dumlao on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 2:56 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In the final chapter of the trilogy, players find Sypro teaming up with an unlikely ally - Cynder, his former enemy, to face his most challenging mission to date. As the Dark Master’s evil envelopes the world like a plague, Spyro must fulfill his destiny and unlock the true power of the purple dragon within him to stop the Dark Master in his tracks.

Kalypso Acquires Boxed Dreams, Now Called Realmforge Studios

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 1:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Kalypso Media and the developer Boxed Dreams, currently finishing up Ceville, have teamed up to form a new Munich based development studio, Realmforge Studios.

'Majesty 2: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim' - New Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 1:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Majesty 2: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim will focus on reinventing many aspects of the original game, updating the franchise for the 21st Century. A key element that will permeate the game is the charm and humor of the original Majesty.

Playlogic Q3 2008 Financial Result Reveals Delays

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 1:13 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Playlogic's Q3 2008 revenues dropped from last year's $3.7 million to $1.1 million, while profit decreased from $2.0 million to $0.3 million. Due to a shift in game releases on multiple platforms from Q3/Q4 2008 to Q1 2009 the operating result for the Q3 2008 turned from a profit into a loss. These games include titles such as Sudoku Ball Detective, Vertigo, Pool Hall Pro, and Age of Pirates 2: City of Abandoned Ships on Wii, NDS and PC.

NDS Review - 'Bratz Girlz Really Rock'

by Dustin Chadwell on Nov. 15, 2008 @ 1:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Based on the upcoming doll line and animated movie, Bratz Girlz Really Rock will feature an exciting story line and a full range of activities including live music performances, a makeover station with the latest make-up and hairstyling choices, a fashion design suite as well as skydiving and miniature golf to play with a friend.