Latest Game News

Wakeboarding HD (PS3)
TikGames (San Mateo, CA) and Creat Studios (Canton, MA) today announced that Wakeboarding HD will be available for download on the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system on Thursday, March 18th in Europe and March 25th in North America. The sixth release under the partnership between the two companies to deliver next generation console games, Wakeboarding HD features state-of-the-art water simulation and split-screen local multiplayer, and will be available via Sony’s PlayStation® Network for $14.99 / €14.99. Grab your board and hold on.

Millenium Secrets: Emerald Curse (PC)
JetDogs Studios, the Russian casual games developer, is glad to announce a launch of its new project “Millenium Secrets: Emerald Curse”. “Emerald Curse” is the first part of the “Millennium Secrets” project. It’s a 3D first-person view casual adventure game. By its fascinating detective plot it focuses on general public of different ages. The main character is a female police officer whose name’s Kate and who’s going to take part in a mysterious investigation. In the very beginning she gets a call from her old friend professor Archibald.

Theatre Of War 2: Africa 1943 (PC)
Theatre of War 2: Africa 1943 covers the events of 1943 in Tunisia, North Africa. Recovering from their losses after the crushing defeat and subsequent retreat after the Second Battle of El-Alamein, the German Afrika Korps – reinforced and now supported by the Italian Army – prepare once more to put steel against steel with the Allies. The Axis forces, under the command of the legendary General Erwin Rommel, have an all too brief opportunity to seize victory from the clutches of their earlier failures. Players will lead Rommel’s Afrika Korp.

Theatre Of War 2: Kursk 1943 (PC)
Leading Eastern and Central European publisher 1C Company is excited to announce a new game in the Theatre of War series of tactical World War II titles. Theatre of War 2 is considered to be one the most realistic simulation of modern battle ever played on a PC. The new game is currently in development and is titled Theatre of War 2: Kursk 1943. The Battle of Kursk lasted for forty nine days, from July 5 till August 23, 1943 and has made its way into history as one of the most crucial conflicts of WWII. It was the last strategic offensive.

Resident Evil 5: Desperate Escape (Xbox360)
This, the second major story pack for Resident Evil 5, pairs Jill Valentine and Josh Stone in another harrowing lost chapter of the Resident Evil 5 story. Freed of a mind control device, a fatigued Jill Valentine finds herself awakened by BSAA agent Josh Stone. Jill and Josh must work together to escape from the Tricell facility under the darkness of night.. Players will fight-off unrelenting waves of enemies in heart pumping blockbuster action, guiding Jill and Josh as they race to assist Chris and Sheva in their final showdown with Albert.

Skywire VIP (PC)
Skywire VIP is the latest game from Nitrome. Is that another installment in the Skywire series? Not at all, it’s a Riddle game! In this one, your goal is to guess the name of the characters that come out of the cable-car and then type their name. Some characters are very tiny and it can be tricky to get some of them but others come easy. Use the hint button in the top left corner of the game window in case you get stuck. Skywire VIP comes with 100 levels: can you beat them all?

German Truck Simulator (PC)
SCS Software is happy to announce the availability of digitally distributed edition of their newest truck simulation game German Truck Simulator. The German-language CD edition of the game has been released to retail stores in Germany this week, and now fans of truck simulations can experience a trucker’s life in English language version of the game. German Truck Simulator is a major step forward in truck simulation games, with improved graphics, truck handling, traffic AI as well as business planning features. Get behind the wheel of truck.

GameCube Latest News

Barnyard (GC)
Welcome to the yard where the vibrant world of Nickelodeon’s Barnyard movie will come to life. Gamers of all ages will be entertained by this brand new barnyard adventure. Players will start off as the ‘new cow on the block,’ form alliances with fellow animals, taking on challenges and sporting competitions, protecting the farm from coyote invaders, and doing lots of goofing off on the side. Players will be able to explore a fully interactive, 3D world and prove that they have what it takes to be the biggest party animal of all.

Grim Adventures Of Billy And Mandy, The (GC)
Leading up to the March 16th ship date for The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy™, we’ll be introducing you to all 15 of the characters featured in the PEGI 12+ title. This first batch includes the three title characters: Grim, Billy and Mandy. The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy is slated to ship on the Nintendo Wii™ in March of this year. Look for more in the coming weeks! The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy video game pits the characters from the popular Cartoon Network television show against each other in a fighting-adventure game.

One Piece: Grand Adventure (GC)
Game Description: Pirates! Set sail! Weigh anchors! Depart for the Grand Line, where battles and adventure await! One Piece, the popular comic and anime series featured in Shonen Jump, 4KidsTV and Cartoon Network, comes back to the console world with One Piece: Grand Adventure for the PlayStation 2 and GameCube. The series features Monkey D. Luffy as an aspiring pirate searching for One Piece, the legendary treasure of King of the Pirates, Gold Roger. One Piece: Grand Adventure brings back the fun and excitement of the free-moving Vs.

Baten Kaitos Origins (GC)
KEY INFORMATION Baten Kaitos Origins is a prequel to Baten Kaitos: Eternal Wings and the Lost Ocean, a Nintendo GameCube exclusive released in late 2004. The plot revolves around a group of characters who are struggling to discover the source of frightening changes (both natural and political) that are occurring in their world. During their journey, they will learn many details that help flesh out the first game, including how the despotic Empire government came to be. Players explore a massive world filled with memorable characters and biz.

Naruto: Clash Of Ninja 2 (GC)
Ninja fever has hit North America, and we are not talking the flu season. TOMY Corporation and D3Publisher of America, Inc. (D3PA) today announced that NARUTO: Clash of Ninja 2 for Nintendo GameCube has dominated software sales for the Nintendo GameCube, and according to the NPD Group was the #1 selling game for Nintendo GameCube in the month of October. Based on VIZ Medias hit anime series NARUTO, NARUTO: Clash of Ninja 2 is the sequel to the smash hit NARUTO: Clash of Ninja, and features more playable characters, new locations and added game.

Disney’s Meet The Robinsons (GC)
Disneys Meet the Robinsons, based on the upcoming Walt Disney Pictures animated film, is a time-traveling action/adventure game. Players will experience the adventure as Wilbur Robinson, helping him chase the dastardly Bowler Hat Guy and his diabolical robotic hat Doris through multiple timelines in an attempt to thwart their evil plans. The game weaves in and out of the films plot, expanding the Robinson world and offering an all-new adventure. Wilbur will have a host of gadgets at his disposal as he battles enemies and solves puzzles.

Surf’s Up (GC)
Ubisoft, one of the world’s largest video game publishers, in collaboration with Sony Pictures Animation and Sony Pictures Consumer Products, announced today that the Surf’s Up™ video game, based on Sony Pictures Animation’s feature-length CG animated film, in theaters June 8, 2007, will be shipping May 22, 2007, for the PLAYSTATION3 computer entertainment system, PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, PSP (PlayStationPortable) system, Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Wii™, Nintendo GameCube™, Nintendo DS™.