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News Bytes: Zombies Invade QuakeCon

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 25, 2007 5:01pm PDT

Today's delicious roundup of news bytes includes Left 4 Dead at QuakeCon, an update for City of Heroes, new DLC on the Xbox Live Marketplace, games...


"Lots of non-id FPs games have been shown at Quakecon. It seems like the de facto place to show ..."

- jet-poop see all 18 comments

Ludlum Thriller to be Bourne by Darkwatch Dev

By Chris Remo, Jun 26, 2007 9:05am PDT

Robert Ludlum's The Bourne Conspiracy is making its way to consoles in 2008 courtesy of Darkwatch developer High Moon Studios.


"Hopefully it will have the sweet hand-to-hand combat of the first movie without the palsy-vision ..."

- smegmar see all 25 comments

World in Conflict Confirmed for Xbox 360

By Chris Remo, Jun 21, 2007 1:36pm PDT

Vivendi Games publishing label Sierra Entertainment has now officially announced that Massive Entertainment's real-time strategy game World in...


"Played this on old computer, played it on NEW computer (wow) and just happy this game is as ..."

- spyrext see all 8 comments

World in Conflict Bound for Xbox 360

By Chris Remo, Jun 13, 2007 7:04am PDT

Massive Entertainment's action-packed RTS is en route to Microsoft's console. Huzzah! I guess.


"given how simple (and honestly kind of shallow) the gameplay is this doesnt surprise me. it will ..."

- bradsh see all 8 comments

World in Conflict Media Released

By Chris Remo, Jun 08, 2007 2:55am PDT

We've got new screenshots and a new trailer from Massive Entertainment's upcoming action-packed strategy game.


"Absolutely not. The back and forth nature of the game is part of what makes it so fun."

- Helter Skelter see all 26 comments

World in Conflict Media Released

By Chris Remo, Jun 05, 2007 4:56pm PDT

We've got new screenshots from Massive Entertainment's upcoming action-tinted strategy game.


"maybe the american pilots are stopping for donuts and a tub of coffee HURRR"

- aeg1x see all 16 comments

Name the Game to Follow F.E.A.R.

By Chris Remo, Jun 05, 2007 2:08am PDT

Monolith is working on a sequel to its 2005 shooter F.E.A.R., but it can't use the original name--so it's going to use yours.


"Speaking of N.O.L.F. Acronyms, what did the J.A.C.K. stand for in Contract J.A.C.K.? Also, I ..."

- vandelay see all 155 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, May 25, 2007 8:00pm PDT

Geometry Wars: Galaxies confirmed [wii] [ds] Following reports earlier this week, Bizarre Creations has confirmed that Kuju Entertainment's...


"saw one in a Target yesterday. First time I've seen one as well."

- johnny sanguine see all 18 comments

Empire Earth 3 Screenshots

By Maarten Goldstein, May 23, 2007 6:59am PDT

Vivendi Universal Games has issued five new Empire Earth 3 screenshots, showing a wide variety of locations and units found in the Mad Doc Software...


"Land Raiders wow. Looks quite good especially with the lighting and weather effects."

- yoshimi20 see all 4 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, May 21, 2007 8:45pm PDT

Metroid Prime 3 gets a date, Grand Theft Auto IV gets a special edition, Riddick gets a remake, Guitar Hero gets more 80s tunes, and Virtual Console and XBLA get some games. Everybody's getting something.


"Those Misc Media/Previews colours worked OK on black, but they're pretty unreadable on white. At ..."

- milksop see all 86 comments

Late Night M-M-Monster Consoling II: E3's Revenge

By Chris Faylor, May 09, 2007 8:32pm PDT

E3 as we knew it may be no more, but its spirit lives on in the onslaught of news and industry events that just so happen to occur in its former...


"So… no new Simpsons game on PC? What? What? 8-( Please tell me I just read it ..."

- Aankhen see all 42 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, May 07, 2007 8:15pm PDT

New Simpsons game likely announced soon [ps2] [ps3] [xbox] [xbox360] [gamecube] [wii] [ds] [psp] [gba] Over the weekend, internet detectives...


"I got mine at launch, and after a lot of fun playing wii bowling w/ the family at Xmas, I ..."

- Sturm08 see all 27 comments

E3 2007 Exhibitors Revealed (Updated)

By Chris Remo, Apr 23, 2007 1:05am PDT

A list of publishers and developers currently slated to attend this July's E3 Media & Business Summit in Santa Monica has been made available to...


"Well yes, obviously they let lots of people in who they shouldn't, I was just answering his ..."

- Chris Remo see all 30 comments

World in Conflict Combat Briefing Movie

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 18, 2007 11:03am PDT

Vivendi Universal Games has released a new World in Conflict movie, the first in what they say will be a series of "Combat Briefing". In this seven...


"I'm a web engineer. :D Started just a few weeks ago, which is why I'm extra excited about ..."

- SilverSnake see all 3 comments

Wee Hours Consoling

By Chris Remo, Mar 28, 2007 10:49pm PDT

Mario & Sonic match up, but not to Smash (yet) [wii] [ds] For the first time in the nearly 16 years the two video game icons have battling it out...


"someone else made a less attractive charge station that I was thinking about getting. Do you ..."

- inarius see all 23 comments