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PSP Preview - 'Dead to Rights: Reckoning'

by Alicia on June 25, 2005 @ 6:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The Dead to Rights series finally makes its move to the PSP, with an all-new storyline set before the events of the original game. Dead to Rights: Reckoning brings the fast-paced action of an intense FPS into portable form, with wireless multiplayer and a gripping single-player campaign.

PS2 Preview - 'Pump It Up: Exceed'

by Alicia on June 15, 2005 @ 1:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Get ready to dance up a storm with Pump It Up: Exceed. Dance to 86 songs on six different difficulty levels, using the custom Pump It Up dance pad produced by Mad Catz and bundled in with the game. Pump It Up's five-button control scheme offers a unique twist on the usual dance action gameplay.

PC Preview - 'Mojo Master'

by Alicia on June 11, 2005 @ 1:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Want to spice up your love life without having to leave your PC? Or just want to play a MMO about something really different? Then check out Wild Tangent and AXE’s upcoming online dating game, Mojo Master. Visit a variety of scenic and strange locales, and test your seductive might by trying to get phone numbers from 100 women in this free web game, including 2005 Playboy Playmate of the Year, ├╝bergirl Tiffany Fallon.

Xbox Preview - 'Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis'

by Alicia on June 10, 2005 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

How realistic is Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis? According to Bohemian, the military uses a version of the game’s software in troop training. This game is a military simulation for the hardest of the hardcore, featuring a staggering array of real-world weapons, situations, and ways to experience the battle.

PS2 Preview - 'Radiata Stories'

by Alicia on June 7, 2005 @ 12:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Prepare to journey through a living, breathing fantasy world in the Square-Enix/tri-ACE co-production Radiata Stories. Explore a living, breathing fantasy world where time passes and NPCs all have their own daily routines. Recruit allies and pick sides in the war between humans and the faerie. The future's riding on your decisions.

NGC/PS2/Xbox Preview - 'Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction'

by Alicia on June 6, 2005 @ 4:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Prepare for the ultimate video game power fantasy in Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction. Smash your way across urban cityscapes, fighting every tank, monster, and puny human that dares to cross your path. Earn points by performing the most spectacularly destructive stunts imaginable.

PS2 Preview - 'Kingdom Hearts II'

by Alicia on June 6, 2005 @ 4:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Kingdom Hearts II follows Sora, Donald, and Goofy on their continuing quest to find their friends and King Mickey. Sora and friends are joined by a vibrant new cast of characters, including the king himself! In the effort to help Mulan and stop the villain Hades' devious plots, they will encounter countless dangers both familiar and brand-new.

PC Preview - 'F.E.A.R.'

by Alicia on June 3, 2005 @ 2:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

An unidentified paramilitary force infiltrates a multi-billion dollar aerospace compound, the government responds by sending in Special Forces, but loses contact as an eerie signal interrupts radio communications. When the interference subsides moments later, the team has been literally torn apart. Your mission is simple: Eliminate the intruders at any cost. Determine the origin of the signal. And contain this crisis before it spirals out of control.

PS2 Preview - 'Fullmetal Alchemist 2: Curse of the Crimson Elixir'

by Alicia on May 27, 2005 @ 1:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Alphonse and Edward Elric return in Full Metal Alchemist 2: Curse of the Crimson Elixir. With streamlined gameplay and smoother, more sophisticated cel-shaded graphics, FMA2 strives to deliver an improved version of the first entry's brawling gameplay. Fans of the anime will be delighted to see 30 minutes of original animation from BONES, more character art, full voice acting by the cast of the Cartoon Network series, and a blend of original story and scenarios adapted from the manga and anime.

PS2/Xbox/PC Preview - 'Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend'

by Alicia on May 25, 2005 @ 3:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend hopes to restore the Tomb Raider franchise to the prestige it had years ago. An arsenal of modern equipment, such as a magnetic grappling device, binoculars, frag grenades, personal lighting device and communications equipment, allows gamers to experience tomb raiding as never before.