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'Worms 4: Mayhem' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Jan. 28, 2005 @ 12:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Worms series recently diversified with Worms Forts Under Siege, a tactical RTS-like spin-off created for Sega. However, Worms 4: Mayhem is a return to the series' trademark gameplay and sees Team 17's core Worms design and development team regrouping for a game of explosive annelid annihilation.

'Castlevania: Curse of Darkness' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 7:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

While past Castlevania games have focused on the struggle between Dracula and the Belmont clan, Curse of Darkness introduces players to an entirely new storyline and main character – Hector, one of two Devil Forgemasters, who had once refined his skills under Dracula. Told in true Castlevania style, this action-packed tale of betrayal and revenge takes players on a journey through an expansive world filled with formidable foes and beautifully rendered environments to the ruins of Dracula’s castle.

'World Soccer Winning Eleven 8 International' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 7:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Winning Eleven 8 will once again raise the bar for the critically acclaimed series with even more in-depth gameplay, improved realism and increased control. The game features more teams, players and stadiums than ever before, including all the teams from the Italian, Spanish and Dutch leagues under the official license. Check the freshly launched website, or read more for new screens...

'Enthusia Professional Racing' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 7:30 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.

'TMNT Mutant Melee' (NGC/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 7:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TMNT Mutant Melee is the ultimate TMNT party experience. The game offers hours of bashing, crashing and trashing fun with more than 20 playable characters, a competitive Adventure mode and a huge variety of mini games and unlockables.

'Lost in Blue' (NDS) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 7:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

This innovative RPG takes players on a journey of survival, adventure and mystery. After a disastrous incident at sea, the young hero of the game awakens to find himself on a seemingly uninhabited island. After meeting another survivor, a 17-year old girl who has also drifted ashore, the two must work together to survive.

Konami Signs 'Rengoku: The Tower of Purgatory' (PSP) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 6:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Rengoku: The Tower of Purgatory is a third-person action game that places players in a dark and distant future. Modeled in a compelling blend of Eastern and Western sci-fi/fantasy, Rengoku puts gamers in the role of a well-armed battle android that must fight its way to the pinnacle of a great tower to confront a mysterious foe.

'Metal Gear Acid' (PSP) Game Details & Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 6:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami announced today exciting new details about Metal Gear Acid, a turn-based, tactical espionage game requiring players to collect cards and strategically construct their own decks to complete various missions and objectives. Boasting a compelling storyline filled with new characters and incredible cut scenes, Metal Gear Acid will draw players into an all-new adventure packed with intrigue – designed specifically for the portable gaming enthusiast.

'Frogger Helmet Havoc' (NDS) Announced - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 6:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Frogger makes his debut on the Nintendo DS in a “ribbit-ing” platformer game Frogger Helmet Havoc. In this latest escapade, Frogger finds himself called upon to stop an evil force that threatens his home, Firefly Swamp, and the nearby kingdom of Bunnington Hollow.

'Dragon Booster' (NDS) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 6:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dragon Booster is a fast paced 3rd person racing/action/combat game set in a fantastical world where humans and dragons co-exist. When their peaceful way of life is disrupted, Beaucephalis, a legendary dragon, chooses Artha Penn, an ordinary 16-year old, to become a mythical hero known as a Dragon Booster.

'Retribution' (Xbox2/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 6:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Retribution is a new FPS currently in production by U-235 Studios, with the prototype set to hit publishers doorsteps in November 2005. U-235 Studios have secured a licensing agreement for the state of the art engine "Reality" developed by Artificial Studios. Read more for new screens..

'Death Jr.' (PSP) Announced - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 5:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Death Jr. is a new action platforming game that seamlessly blends elements from first-person shooters with the exploration of a third-person platformer and serves up a large dose of intense gameplay and weapon heavy combat for the PSP.

'Coded Arms' (PSP) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 5:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Coded Arms is a first person shooter in where you take the role of a computer hacker who infiltrates the abandoned virtual reality system. Gamers will use weapons and power-ups that they discover while exploring the expansive single player mode. Coded Arms will also utilize the PSP handheld system's wireless capabilities for multiplayer action for up to four people.

'Castlevania' (NDS) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 5:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The first title in Konami’s legendary Castlevania series to be made for the Nintendo DS, this new title will continue the storyline that first emerged in the critically-acclaimed Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow. Taking place a year after Aria of Sorrow ended, Castlevania for DS will take players on a harrowing and challenging journey of selflessness.

Various Game Trailers #423

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 3:42 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 :

  • Brothers in Arms - Tutorial Trailer (2)
  • MotoGP 3 - Trailer

Nintendo Europe's NDS Lineup - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 3:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The full Nintendo DS launch software line-up has been unveiled today at a press conference! The launch date of March 11 for Nintendo DS will be supported by some of the strongest Publisher launch titles to date, with games from EA, Sega, Ubisoft, Activision, Namco, THQ, Ignition and Vivendi. Read more for details and screens on the full lineup...

'Colin McRae Rally 2005' (PSP) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 1:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A special edition of Colin McRae Rally 2005 will lead Codemasters' PSP publishing schedule. This benchmark of rally games will come to Sony's handheld format with over 30 rally cars, a diverse range of rally events, cups and championships to create a world of rallying for players on the move.

'TOCA Race Driver 2' (PSP) - Screens

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 12:55 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TOCA Race Driver 2 brings the most motorsports in any game to PSP, complete with real performance cars, real damage, real physics, and real driver AI that adapts to suit your level of racing expertise. Read more to check out the first screens ...

'Need for Speed Underground 2' (NDS) Officially Announced

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 12:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

While its existence was already widely report, EA today officially announced that Need for Speed Underground 2 for the Nintendo DS handheld game system will hit retail stores nationwide this spring. Gamers can dominate the tuner racing underground with new features and gameplay only made possible by the Nintendo DS.

'Painkiller' - v1.61 CPL Patch/Server Available NOW

by Judy on Jan. 27, 2005 @ 12:12 p.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 v1.61 and includes Battle Out of Hell’s graphic enhancements, reworked networking code, fixes for outstanding issues, the new CPL dueling maps from Ritual, a half dozen specialty maps, numerous CPL-ready network features, two additional multiplayer modes, Capture the Flag and Last Man Standing, as well as the exclusive weaponry offered in Painkiller: Battle Out of Hell. Read more for download links ...