Just when you thought it was safe to wander the quiet forests and sleepy hamlets of the French countryside again, publisher Activision goes and deploys a brand new pack of maps for Call of Duty 3 that shatter the pastoral peace. Heroically titled, the Valor Map Pack hit the Xbox Live Marketplace today, bringing you a bundle of five new multiplayer maps to the tune of 10 US dollars.
To show you how much we care, we've got a pair of screens for each map - 10 new screens in all. The focus of the
As you sit there in your basement, living room, or basement reading the insightful and witty commentary we at GamesRadar produce for you on a daily basis, do you ever wonder about the men and women behind the magic and wonder? Who throws the lightning, who rolls the thunder? That's right, we like to rhyme. And as tempting as it is to follow "rhyme" with one of the six thousand words that rhyme with it, we won't do it. Because we know when to hold 'em.
Now, since you wanna know, we've brought
Coming soon to an Xbox Live Arcade near you, a game that blends a recent gaming trend with one of the oldest and most venerable gaming conventions. It's Boom Boom Rocket, and this spring it will have you tapping buttons to the rhythm and causing lots of explosions. If you ask us, it sounds like lovely synthesis of the old and the new, but that's not to imply that explosions get old. 'Cause they don't.
In Boom Boom Rocket, your basic objective is to launch fireworks, making the game not unlike
New legislation has been proposed in Germany that would make it a crime to commit “cruel violence on humans or human-looking characters” in games.
The move comes in response to a school shooting in November: 18-year-old Sebastian Bosse wounded 37 people before taking his own life. The shooting has drawn comparisons to another in 2002 where a German student shot and killed 16 people. In both cases the perpetrator was a Counter-Strike
The Elder Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles, the first full expansion to mammoth-RPG TES IV: Oblivion, has finally been officially confirmed by developer Bethesda, and we've hunted out the first images to offer you a glimpse of the new world, open for adventuring on Xbox 360 and PC in the spring.
Set in the Realm of Sheogorath, a fresh new land accessible through a gruesome portal located in Oblivion's Cyrodiil, Shivering Isles allows you to use your existing character in its new quests, or create a
A playable demo of Xbox 360's World War II shooter Battlestations: Midway is available now on Xbox Live Marketplace for free download. The demo features the Islands of Solomon level, where up to eight-players can compete against each other as the US Allied Forces take on the might of the Japanese Imperial Army.
As our hands-on multiplayer preview explained, success in Battlestations: Midway comes down to your tactical abilities. And with over 100 units including planes, battleships and
Over the weekend, a few movie clips have been uploaded to YouTube by a small developer called Zootfly. These movies hint at a new Ghostbusters videogame currently in development for the Xbox 360.
These clips include a glimpse of Ecto 2, the Ghostbusters' preferred method of transportation in an array of different colors; watch Ecto 2 in some drifting action; paint the town red with a proton gun; even see a CGI Peter Venkman saying that saving the world is all in a days
Thursday 18 January 2007
Xbox 360 owners with a need to flush England's Ashes dubbing in Oz out of their minds could do worse than pick up Brian Lara International Cricket 2007 this March - and we've a new trailer to introduce you to our favourite digital willow-waver. Hit the movies tab above to watch.
Lara's previous gaming outing, back in 2005, was our top pick, with snappy batting and superior bowling gameplay over its nearest rival, EA's Cricket series. This year Brian Lara 2007 has extra
Announced last April to the delight of arcade racing fans 'round the world, Sega Rally Revo looks to deliver next-gen nastiness to a console (or PC!) near you sometime this year. Today Sega released some screens from this much-anticipated title, so get your first look at what's in store for you and your rally partner by hitting the Images tab above.
When we got a look at Revo at E3, we were awed by the way the tires literally tore through the track as we raced by. Each wheel threw up mud and
Neversoft, the creator of all things Tony Hawk, will be involved in the development of future Guitar Hero titles, a page on the company's website has revealed.
The website shows a split-screen ad for job opportunities at Neversoft, with a section for Guitar Hero - "Click to audition for the band," it says - sitting next to a series of links related to the latest Tony Hawk title, Project 8.
The ad is an obvious indication that Neversoft will play some part in Guitar Hero's future. But, before