Updates (April, 2005)
April 29th, 2005
Full Spectrum Warrior PS2 Review
A good war sim for the right kind of person.
Logitech PlayGear Pocket Review
We put the PlayGear Pocket case through two weeks on the road with Aaron. See how well it will protect your PSP.
Pete's Perspective 6: Anger Management
Pete's got something to say about hardcore gamers, the upcoming PlayStation anniversary, Karaoke Revolution, and everyone's favorite clump-rolling game.
Madden NFL 2006 Preview
We've added 11 new screens to our preview. Come see how the first 10 picks in the draft will look in this year's game.
April 28th, 2005
Archer Maclean's Mercury Review
All of the benefits of playing with real mercury without all the pesky toxicity.
Brothers In Arms: Road to Hill 30 Review
A war game with a (mostly) true story and squad tactics sounds interesting, but is it any good? Peter dishes the dirt in his review.
April 27th, 2005
We've got new cheats for: Rise of the Kasai, Brothers In Arms, Psychonauts, and Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition.
Sony Predicts Strong Sales
Just how well are the PS2 and PSP expected to sell? Sony's gonna tell ya.
Prince of Persia 3 Announced
There's no truth to the rumor that the game's name is "Prince of Persia 3: Back For More Cash."
Battlefield 2 Modern Combat PSP Bound
It's coming, but it's a long ways away.
April 26th, 2005
In The Groove Preview
Pete gives us the lowdown on what to expect from In The Groove, a dancing game that's NOT from Konami. Could it be?
Wild Arms: Alter Code F Preview
If cowboys and RPG's are your thing, then this preview is for you. Even if you just like one of the two, you'll still want to read our preview of Wild Arms: Alter Code F.
Resident Evil Outbreak File #2 In Stores Now
The first one irked people with its lack of support for any kind of communication. It must have done something right, however, as it's back for another go.
Castlevania: Curse of Darkness Screens Uploaded
We've got eight smooth looking screens from the upcoming Castlevania game.
Square-Enix E3 Games List
It's a pretty big list too. Fanboys rejoice!
Atlas Ships Stella Deus: The Gate of Eternity
Atlus has released its second RPG in a month, which is no small feat. It's on its way to stores now.
Wild Arms: Alter Code F Screens
We've got some screen from the upcoming RPG from Agetec.
In The Groove Screenshots Added
Here are some Groovy screens from In The Groove
April 25th, 2005
Tiger Woods PGA Tour (PSP) Review
It's the best golf game for the PSP. It's the only golf game for the PSP. Come see if it's worth the cash.
Road To Sunday PS2 Preview
Sony to publish innovate mission-based football game, with fighting and gambling built in! We have screenshots too.
European PSP Launch Date and Price
Reliable sources tip us off to date and price. Official release coming this week.
More Katamari for North America
Namco confirms its bringing Katamari Damacy 2 to North America, as WE LOVE KATAMARI. And we do.
First NBA 06 Screens
Sony lets out a few images of their upcoming NBA basketball game.
April 22nd, 2005
Pete's Perspective: Episode 5
After a long hiatus, the much-anticipated, never-duplicated Pete's Perspective has returned. Think of it as a gift to us on Pete's Birthday. Ssshhhh, he's old - he doesn't remember that he's supposed to be getting presents and not giving them.
Fight Night Round 2 Review
Pete goes toe to toe with Fight Night Round 2. What's the judges' decision?
Japanese Game Sales for April 11-17th
The PS2 kicked some butt last week, even though no PSP games made the list. Still, a good week for Sony.
New Cricket 2005 Screens
As a Yank, I have no idea what is going on in these screens, but they look pretty cool.
Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
The Star Wars updates keep rolling in. Check out the latest screens from the upcoming movie-based game.
April 21st, 2005
Dragon Ball Z: Sagas PS2 Review
Another opportunity to make a great DBZ game wasted by weaksauce design.
Arc The Lad: End Of Darkness Screens
Namco passes along 10 shots of its upcoming action-RPG
Star Wars Battlefront II Unveiled
I'm going to bet that it takes place in a galaxy far, far away. Don't hold me to that though.
April 20th, 2005
Devil May Cry 3 Review
Bill has gone head to head with the challenging Devil May Cry 3, and emerged victorious. Check out his review.
Namco Nabs Peanuts
The popular snack food is getting its own game. Oh wait, it's the comic, not the snack. That makes more sense.
Stolen Ships to Retail
Stores shall start selling Stolen shortly. Stores shall start selling Stolen shortly. Stores shall start shell - ahhh, nevermind.
April 19th, 2005
Namco Museum PSP Coming Stateside
We're getting twice as many games on the disc as the Japanese did. Sweet!
Brand New Namco Museum Battle Collection Screenshots
Check out these sweet new pics from Namco Museum Battle Collection.
Katamari Damacy 2 Screens
What these screens lack in size, they make up for in quantity.
Tomb Raider Legend Screenshots Added
We've got some screens of the new and improved Lady Croft. Have a gander.
New Pursuit Force PSP Screens
We get the impression that the highway chase from Matrix Reloaded was an inspiration toward this game.
Shadow of the Colossus Screens
More screenshots of the game formerly known as Ico 2, formerly known as Wanda...
April 18th, 2005
English FF7: Advent Children Website Live
Square-Enix has put up an English-language website and trailer for its upcoming DVD/UMD sequel to Final Fantasy VII.
GameStop Buys EB Games
The days of favoring one store over the other are over.
New Animaniacs Game Coming
Wheel of morality turn, turn, turn. Tell us the lesson that we should learn. Today's lesson: Moral #46. "Be wary of a game based on a cartoon that hasn't been on in years."
April 15th, 2005
MLB PSP Review
Our favorite Thai game reviewer tackles Sony's PSP baseball game. Does it score?
Latest Japanese Hardware Sales Numbers
I'm gonna go out on a limb and say that 315 Xbox's sold in a week is a tad bit of a letdown to Microsoft.
Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition Ships
All 1,000 people that know what the heck "Dub Edition" means rejoice.
Evil Dead Regeneration Announced
More Evil Dead fun for all you Bruce Campbell fans out there. Hopefully this one's good.
April 14th, 2005
World Tour Soccer 2006 Review
Sony's recent soccer game doesn't live up to expectations. Read the review to find out why.
Ubisoft Announces E3 Lineup
They're showing games. Lots o'games.
MotoGP4 Heading To PS2
Namco's got another slick motorbike racer in the works. Zoom zoom zoom.
Bomberman: Panic Bomber Screens
It's a Bomberman game, but not what you think. Check out the screens to see what's up.
April 13th, 2005
TimeSplitters: Future Perfect Review
After saving the world from the evil TimeSplitters, Aaron has written a review of the game. Does he ever stop with the good deeds?
Lego Star Wars Review
The force is strong with this one. This is the review you're looking for.
Dead to Rights II Ships
Ahh, but where is it shipping?
Dead to Rights PSP Bound
The series is getting an all-new PSP version that includes WiFi play.
April 12th, 2005
MX Vs. ATV Unleashed PS2 Review
THQ puts motorbikes, ATVs, dune buggies, and monster trucks together in one game. What's next, cats and dogs playing together?
Daxter Sans Jak Coming to PSP
Sony brings one more big-ticket franchise to their new handheld.
Konami Buys Hudson
Konami gobbles up the company responsible for Bomberman, Adventure Island, and Mario Party.
Narc Banned In Australia
One more game our vegemite eating friends won't get to play.
Bill Would Limit Sale of Mature Games
Michigan lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it illegal to sell or rent M-rated games to minors within state lines.
April 11th, 2005
Rise of the Kasai PS2 Review
We put Sony's Disney-esque beat 'em up through its paces.
EA Announces Next Need For Speed
Daytime racing? The police? Free-run driving? EA, you have our attention.
EA Gets Exclusive NCAA Football License
EA now holds rights to NFL, AFL, and NCAA Football. In the words of Locutus: Resistance is futile, you will be assimilated.
Popolo Crois Reportedly Heading For North America
Industrious toy store employees dig up evidence that points to Sony's PSP RPG coming to North America later this year.
Spider-Man MTV Animated Series Coming To UMD
More video content on the way for play on the PSP.
April 8th, 2005
Shining Tears Review
Peter takes the Action-RPG Shining Tears for a spin. Is it any good? Only those who read the review will find out.
Datel Max Memory Card Review
Tired of swapping memory cards? Datel has heard your cries and has a great solution with their line of high capacity memory cards. Read the review for more details.
Coppola Not Happy About Godfather Game
Juicy details leaked about upcoming TV interview to air this Sunday. Devastate a hydra.
April 7th, 2005
Worms Forts: Under Siege Review
The Worms series is a good one, but every family has a black sheep. Sadly, this is said black sheep.
New Cheats Added
We've got new new cheats for: Lego Star Wars, God of War, Dynasty Warriors 5, and Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory.
Crash Bandicoot Returns To Racing
Crash takes a break from platforming to spend some time with his second love - racing.
April 6th, 2005
New Star Wars Game Out
If you're looking for a fun Star Wars game, this one fits the bill. If you're looking for Episode III Spoilers, the game's got them too.
Rise of the Kasai In Stores Now
The sequel to Mark of Kri is waiting patiently for you at your local game store.
MediEvil Screenshots Added
We've got some groovy looking screens from the upcoming PSP game, MediEvil.
MX World Tour Races To Stores
Yeah, there are plenty of MX games out there, but this one's only $20.
Obscure Heads To Stores
I'd say "Obscure" is a good name for a game I've never heard of.
April 5th, 2005
Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga Review
It's just arriving in stores today, but that didn't stop us from having a review for ya. You know you're curious, so get your click on.
Lara Croft Coming Back
She's not ready to ride off into the sunset yet. Eidos promises they've listened to the fans on this one, so maybe there's hope.
Sean Connery Returns As 007
The "True" James Bond is reprising his role in the upcoming videgame adaptation of From Russia With Love.
April 4th, 2005
Ridge Racer (PSP) Review
We take the North American version of Namco's hit for a spin.
NBA (PSP) Review
The PSP reviews keep rolling in with our take on 989's NBA offering. Check out the review to see if it's worth your cash.
Sony Talks WipeOut Pure Downloads
We finally got a few straight answers about WipeOut Pure's downloadable content.
New Burnout Gets Title
Details released about title of 4th Burnout game and concept behind it.
First Burnout 4 Screens
They don't exactly pop, but here's the first two images from the next Burnout game.
BloodRayne Vamping Onto PSP
Majesco is bringing its vampiric anti-hero to the PSP this fall.
Study Looks Into Video Games and Weight Loss
West Virginia's state insurer is providing kids with Dance Dance Revolution in the hopes that they'll exercise more and lose some weight.
April 1st, 2005
Sony Forced To Stop Selling PSP
You can thank Ralph Nader, Jackie Chiles, and the Federal Trade Commission for this one. Sony is appealing the ruling, but you won't be getting your hands on a PSP for quite a while.
Sega Classics Collection Review
Sega gives fans of Golden Axe an April Fool's joke, but otherwise serves up an okay collection of classic arcade games.
Untold Legends Number One PSP Game
Sony's hack and slash is number one, at least at a pair of big name retailers.