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'Tales of Legendia' (PS2) Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Namco Bandai announced today that Tales of Legendia has gone gold. The latest installment in the renowned Tales role playing series lets players embark on a journey to uncover the mysteries of a legendary ship and take on fearsome creatures using a unique fighting system influenced by the award-winning Soulcalibur series.

'Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30' - v1.11 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released a new patch for Gearbox's WW2 tactical FPS Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30. This update brings your retail & downloadable game to v1.11 patch and while details are unavailable at this point, it should improve online performance.

Ubisoft Announces Two New 'Far Cry Instincts' (Xbox/X360) Titles - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Ubisoft announced that its Montreal Studio is developing two new titles in the Far Cry Instincts franchise. Far Cry Instincts Next Chapter for the Xbox, and Far Cry Instincts Predator for Xbox 360, which will include the original Far Cry product as well as the Far Cry Next Chapter.

'PizzaDude: Special Delivery' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:19 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Collect or prepare the ingredients(cheese, pepperoni, tomato, pineapple, onions, etc.) and get on your delivery-quad! Deliver the pizza (before the pizza gets cold) to various customers in 'PizzaTown'! Team6 has released a demo featuring 1 playable character and vehicle, 2 pizza's, and 2 delivery locations.

Mistland South No Longer Working on 'Disciples III'

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First announced today that their Agreement with Game Factory Interactive for the development of "Disciples III" has been terminated. Mistland South will therefore not be responsible for further development, although it continues work on Jagged Alliance 3D, also for SF.

Ubisoft Working On New 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Title

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

4Kids Entertainment and The Mirage Group announced today an exclusive worldwide license agreement with Ubisoft to develop and publish Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles video games based on the upcoming CG feature-length film.

'Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Duel Academy' (GBA) On Its Way To Stores

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami announced that Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Duel Academy for the GBA has shipped to retail stores nationwide. Based on the popular animated show which launched last fall on the Cartoon Network, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Duel Academy takes the beloved Yu-Gi-Oh! video game series to a new level of dueling action, challenging players to climb through the ranks and become the King of Games!

Annual 'Sex in Video Games' Conference Announced

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Evergreen Events announced the upcoming Sex in Video Games Conference: Exploring the Business of Digital Erotic Entertainment to be held June 8 and 9, 2006 at the Nob Hill Masonic Center in San Francisco, California. The conference is the first of its type and will be an annual event.

'Digital Jesters' Directors Under Scrutiny

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 9:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

On December 22nd a group of creditors obtained a Winding-Up order from the High Court in the United Kingdom against the publisher Digital Jesters. Following up on this order the creditors now intend to pursue further legal action against the directors of Digital Jesters, Mr. Terry Malham and Mr. Leonardo Zullo. In addition the creditors intend to demonstrate the Shadow Directorship of Mr. Rakesh Gandhi and administrators will shortly be appointed to investigate the transactions of Digital Jesters, their investors and associated ventures such as 'Myriad Interactive' of Mr. Marco Landi, with the aim of recovering outstanding debts.

'Frame City Killer' (X360) Gets Delayed In North America

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2006 @ 3:22 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Frame City Killer is a next-generation action game featuring astoundingly detailed graphics powered by the Unreal Engine 3 and immersive, non-linear gameplay. Last month FCK's Japanese release date was pushed twice, but a Namco spokesperson told us that this would have no affect on the North American date. Apparently this is not the case as 1UP got confirmation that FCK has indeed been delayed until second half of 2006.