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PS3/X360 Preview - 'Indiana Jones'

by Alicia on May 23, 2006 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set in 1939, this epic, original Indy story puts you in the fedora of the legendary adventure hero as he unravels the clues found in ancient artifacts spanning the globe. From San Francisco's Chinatown to the world's most sacred ground, Indy must use his fists, whip and trusty revolver to fight through ruthless opposition and piece together a mystery of biblical proportions.

PC Preview - 'Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures'

by Reldan on May 23, 2006 @ 12:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures is an Online Action RPG, mixing a deep, story-driven single-player experience and a massive and brutal multiplayer end-game brings forth the ultimate representation of the Age of Conan.

Xbox 360 Singleplayer Preview - 'Gears of War'

by Eric on May 22, 2006 @ 1:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Gears of War blends the best of tactical action games with the best of survival horror titles, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde, creating cinematic, high-definition visuals so intense and powerful, it feels like the gamers are controlling a blockbuster action movie.

PSP Preview - 'Mercury Meltdown'

by Hank on May 22, 2006 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Mercury Meltdown features a new vibrant visual style, double the number of stages, a free-look camera, new ways to control your mercury blob, 2 player support, many new modes for ultimate party-puzzle action, as well as game sharing capabilities, customization skins and downloadable content.

PSP/PS2 Preview - 'The Fast and the Furious'

by Inexhist on May 21, 2006 @ 2:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Inspired by the events of Universal Pictures' upcoming film, The Fast & The Furious: Tokyo Drift, this game will immerse players in the underground world of drift racing. Set in a world related to, yet separate from, the movie, the game features a ground breaking drift mechanic that makes drifting accessible to both beginning and veteran racing game drivers.

PS2/Xbox/Wii/PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Marvel: Ultimate Alliance'

by Thomas Wilde on May 21, 2006 @ 12:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Marvel: Ultimate Alliance features a deep, rich gameplay experience by offering total team customization, where players create their own team name, icon and vehicle, as well as establish their team reputation as they play throughout the story.

PSP Preview - 'Brooktown High: Senior Year'

by Geson Hatchett on May 20, 2006 @ 6:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Set against the drama and excitement of players' senior year of high school, Brooktown High: Senior Year for the PSP is a groundbreaking social interaction and dating simulation that challenges players to create their own characters and find the girl or boy of their dreams.

PC Preview - 'Tabula Rasa'

by Mark Crump on May 20, 2006 @ 5:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

A heroic task awaits you. Just beyond your galaxy, an ancient malevolence has embarked upon a covetous rampage. This demonic juggernaut seeks nothing less than the total enslavement of every world it encounters. Your world could be next.

PC Preview - 'El Matador'

by Hank on May 19, 2006 @ 3:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

El Matador is a third-person action game with stealth elements set in the environment of Central and South America. It enhances features of the genre with the latest technology, to provide the player with an opportunity to experience the excitement of espionage first-hand.

PC Preview - 'Left Behind: Eternal Forces'

by Reldan on May 19, 2006 @ 2:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Left Behind: Eternal Forces will put players in command of the apocalyptic battles raging in the streets of New York City between the angelic Tribulation Forces and the demonic Global Community Peacekeepers during the End of Days.

X360 Preview - 'Mass Effect'

by Eric on May 19, 2006 @ 2:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Mass Effect is a science-fiction action-RPG created by BioWare, previously known for Jade Empire, KotoR, and Neverwinter Nights. Mass Effect will deliver an immersive story driven gameplay experience with stunning visual fidelity.

PS3 Preview - 'Resistance: Fall of Man'

by Hank on May 18, 2006 @ 1:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Resistance: Fall of Man, the U.S. and Britain band together in a last-ditch effort to save Europe and Asia from a horrific scourge. Humanity’s hope for survival is slim, and the tide of the battle rests on the shoulders of U.S. Army Ranger, Sgt. Nathan Hale.

PS3 Preview - 'Assassin's Creed'

by Hugh McHarg on May 18, 2006 @ 1:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Assassin's Creed is set in 1191 AD, when the Third Crusade was tearing the Holy Land apart. Shrouded in secrecy and feared for their ruthlessness, the Assassins intend to stop the hostilities by suppressing both sides of the conflict. You assume the role of Altair and have the power to throw your immediate environment into chaos and to shape events during this pivotal moment in history.

PS2/Xbox/X360 Preview - 'Superman Returns: The Videogame'

by Thomas Wilde on May 18, 2006 @ 1:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Superman Returns: The Videogame, you explore and protect the truly living city of Metropolis, one that is not only expansive (with 80 sq miles and over 9,000 buildings), but also changes dynamically with you as you affect gameplay.

PC Preview - 'Field Ops'

by Inexhist on May 17, 2006 @ 4:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Field Ops is the perfect mix between strategy and fast-paced military action. Move into the fascinating world of anti-terrorism and manage every aspect of gameplay from strategic planning to taking out the main bad guy with your sniper rifle.

PC Preview - 'The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar'

by Reldan on May 17, 2006 @ 3:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar allows players to explore the most famous fantasy world of all time, fight the evil minions of the Dark Lord Sauron, and advance their heroes by adventuring through the vast reaches of Middle-earth.

PS3 Preview - 'Warhawk'

by Hank on May 17, 2006 @ 3:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Warhawk, players experience the thrill of white-knuckle aerial combat with hundreds of enemy fighters, bone-crunching armored assaults and high-intensity infantry combat in a massive, all-out war fought both on the ground and in the skies.

NDS/PSP Preview - 'Star Trek: Tactical Assault'

by Hugh McHarg on May 16, 2006 @ 3:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Star Trek: Tactical Assault features real-time spaceship combat from the universe of the original Star Trek series. With a wide array of authentic Star Trek races, ships, and weaponry, you can engage in single-player battle through either the Federation or Klingon campaigns or in head-to-head wireless multiplayer combat.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Sonic The Hedgehog'

by Geson Hatchett on May 16, 2006 @ 2:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Sonic The Hedgehog melds top-tier animation production values with next generation art, physics and game design to create the most intense, high velocity Sonic adventure yet! Featuring interactive 3D environments, a large cast of new and returning characters, and a blistering sense of speed, get ready for the reinvention of Sonic The Hedgehog!

PS2 Preview - 'The King of Fighters 2006'

by Thomas Wilde on May 16, 2006 @ 2:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Currently celebrating its twelfth year as one of the most popular fighting video game franchises in the history of gaming, The King of Fighters 2006 will continue to build on the series' rich history with several new characters, as well as many returning favorites.