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'The Wild' (GBA) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 11:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Wild is a single-player, side-scrolling adventure game based on the upcoming Walt Disney Pictures’ film, premiering April 14, 2006. Players take on the role of Samson the Lion or Benny the Squirrel as they journey from the New York City Zoo to the wild in search of Samson’s lost teenage son, Ryan.

'Dino Crisis 2' - CD Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 10:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dino Crisis 2 takes place outdoors, in the lush detailed environments of the jungle, as player’s fight to survive the constant attack of vicious dinosaurs. Capcom has released a tiny patch fixing a CD in Drive bug when you use it with a fully installed game.

'The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II' (X360/PC) Elven Race Detailed

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 10:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

BFME 2 takes part in the North where a battle is raging between Sauron's forces vs. elves and dwarves. It will be possible to create/customize your own hero, apart from known figures such as Arwin, and become more powerful as you progress in the game. While BFME was all land based, the sequel will also take the action on the sea, naval battles included.

'Half-Life 2: Episode One' Game Details

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 9:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Half-Life 2: Episode One is an all-new episode created by Valve that extends the Half-Life 2 single player adventure. The player reprises his role of Dr. Gordon Freeman, who must immediately face the repercussions of his actions in City 17 and the Citadel. Freeman reconnects with Alyx Vance and her robot, Dog, as they continue their support of the resistance's battle against the Combine forces.

'Stronghold Legends' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 8:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

2K Games today announced Stronghold Legends, a standalone game based on an upgraded Stronghold 2 engine, combining beautifully crafted visuals and well balanced gameplay with the epic legends of the middle ages. Read more for details and screens..

'Tycoon City: New York' - 20 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 8:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Tycoon City: New York, players become moguls by constructing and customizing hundreds of businesses and famous landmarks anywhere and anyway they want in a bustling simulation of New York City. Players must create and improve their businesses to outclass the competition, and become rich and famous in New York City.

'Painkiller' (Xbox/PC) Developers Working on Next Gen Title For THQ

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 8:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ today announced that a deal has been signed with Painkiller developer People Can Fly to bring their forthcoming title to consumers worldwide. Under the terms of the agreement, the as-yet untitled game is expected to be developed for a global release across next-gen platforms in fall 2007.

Former 'Word of Warcraft' Chaps License Offest Engine For MMO

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 8:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

MMO developer Red 5 Studios and Offset Software, a developer of next generation games, today announce that Red 5 Studios has agreed to license the Offset Engine for use in Red 5 Studios' upcoming massively multiplayer online game (MMO) title.

'FIFA Street 2' (NDS/PSP/NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 32 New Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 8:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Featuring all new authentic tricks, FIFA Street 2 provides new gameplay experiences by making over-the-top moves and skills even bigger in this fast-paced sequel.

'Dungeons & Dragons Online: Stormreach' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Feb. 13, 2006 @ 8:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Turbine announced today that Dungeons & Dragons Online: Stormreach has gone gold and is in final production. The world's first online roleplaying game based on the legendary pen and paper Dungeons & Dragons game is currently scheduled to ship on February 28, 2006.