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World in Conflict, From The Makers Of Ground Control

"Project ICE" as it was initially known, now turns out to be World in Conflict - a new hardcore strategy game coming from Swedish developer Massive Entertainment, although placed in a somewhat more contemporary timeline than their futuristic Ground Control series. The first ones to get the scoop on the project (...)

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Everytime the DOSBox emulator gets an update, classic gamers from all around the world rejoyce at the sight of brand new features added to this marvelous piece of software. And the latest version 0.65 makes no exception, as the devs have finally decided to release it - and along with it, this (partial) list of major features (...)

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Just a few more hours separate us from the dreadful April 1st, during which time we promise to do our best not to make any sick jokes. Although we can't guarantee that others won't pull some crazy stunts... IGN, for instance, is claiming that its infallible "inside sources" have confirmed that the release of the future Halo 3 (...)

>  Continue reading 'Halo 3 Might Be Released In March 2007'...
In what is arguably the most logical step in human history ever since man invented the wheel, Ubisoft announced today that they have acquired all intellectual property rights for Far Cry, and expressed their intention to further "take the Far Cry Edition of the Cry Engine to the next level". Basically, this means that (...)

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After much digging in Crystal Dynamics' backyard, Eidos has finally struk gold, and we now have confirmation that the Xbox 360 version of the new Tomb Raider: Legend game is indeed coming out on April 11. It won't be alone however, since Eidos will also ship the PC, PS2 and Xbox versions at the same time into North American stores. (...)

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Keepsake Out In The US And Patched Again In Europe

The Adventure Company has finally managed to push the North American version of Keepsake onto store shelves yesterday, more than a month after publisher Lighthouse Interactive was making it available back in Europe. Several EU patches have already been released (...)

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Xbox 360 Backwards Compatibility List Getting... Shorter?!

It seems that Microsoft is taking it really slow with the updating of their Xbox 360 backwards compatibility list. In fact not only are they going at a sluggish pace, but also in the complete opposite direction - since back in December there were 213 Xbox titles listed as playable on the Xbox 360, and now after the "big March update" (...)

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The reports and rumours that have been circulating lately are actually starting to make sense, suggesting a pretty positive answer for this news' title question. So here's what we know or at least suspect. Since a while back, Austin is home to a new BioWare studio where a couple of ex-Sony Online devs have already found shelter, (...)

>  Continue reading 'Could BioWare's MMO Be... Star Wars?'...
Inhabited Island - A New TBS Coming From Wargaming.net

Wargaming.net are mostly known among turn-based strategy maniacs for their Massive Assault series, but as of today they will (hopefully) be remembered for another title: Inhabited Island. This new TBS was announced in collaboration with Russian publisher Akella, and is being based on Strugatsky brothers' bestseller (...)

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The moment I found out about Atari's activation of the Neverwinter Nights 2 website, I went straight for their frequently asked questions section to check if Obsidian's RPG was still set for a Summer 2006 release... [insert sigh of relief here]... and it is! At least for the time being. (...)

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