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Electronic Arts says Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08 is almost better than real golf because you don't have to deal with heat, tee-off charges, or finding a partner. They forgot to mention carrying your own clubs, swinging and missing, and plaid pants. Anyway, the latest Tiger Woods game records your entire game so you can brag about it on EA Sports GamerNet. It also tracks your performance on every hole, round, and course, helping... more
It doesn't come out for another 13 days, but Madden NFL 08 has already won multiple Best of E3 awards (from GameSpot, IGN, and the 36 major media outlets who decide the Game Critics Awards). An all-new read and react system helps you identify on-field strengths and weaknesses, so you can react quickly, create mismatches, and exploit your opponent's weaknesses. Other features include a new front-office mode, customizable stat summaries, and new Battle for... more
Venture into the world of Jack Sparrow and make the waters safe for piracy in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End. With dynamic swordplay, interactive surroundings, and a plot that includes characters from the movie as well as some of history's most notorious pirates, the game will let you relive all your childhood swashbuckling fantasies. Shop for Pirates of the Caribbean action figures.
OK, not all of them, but Dance Dance Revolution is. West Virginia is putting the game in all 765 of its public schools because a recent study of overweight students ages 7 to 12 found that playing the game for 30 minutes a day halted weight gain and improved aerobic capacity and arterial function. It also improved students' self-confidence and made them more willing to try new activities.
It's practically raining new video games this week. Climb aboard a tank with your friends and team up to take down the Nazi forces in Call of Duty 3 (Xbox, Xbox 360, Wii, PS2, PS3). Skate against some of the world's top pros in Tony Hawk's Project 8 (PSP, PS2, PS3, Xbox, Xbox 360). Rock it like a hurricane in Guitar Hero II (PS2), earn your stripes working for Tony Soprano's crew... more
Represent your car class, your crew, and your turf in Need for Speed: Carbon, the next revolution in racing games. Race for control of the city block-by-block by taking down rival crews on their turf, then defeat their crew leaders in life-or-death races in Carbon Canyon. Need for Speed: Carbon features a new car customization tool and a new physics model that makes each class of cars handle and drive differently.
Designed for Monday morning quarterbacks, NFL Head Coach lets you make the call - on draft day, at practice, and during the big game. You get to hire and fire assistants, run drills, call plays, and more in this true-to-life sports strategy game. There's even a voice-activated gameplay feature that lets you give your quarterback last-second adjustments. Football knowledge, not fast button mashing, drives your success.
You read the book. You saw the movie. Still can't get enough? Get The Da Vinci Code video game. With new experiences and locations not visited in the book or film, you will solve mysteries and puzzles that go beyond anything you have seen or read. The game combines stealth, chases, combat, cryptic puzzles, and exploration with detailed environments (The Louvre, Westminster Abbey, and more). Rated T for Teen. See also: Da Vinci... more
What's even hotter than Angelina Jolie? An animated dual-pistol-wielding version of her as Lara Croft, kicking butt in Tomb Raider: Legend, which comes out this week. Lara uses her physical prowess to combine gunplay, unique signature moves, and an arsenal of modern equipment (magnetic grappling device, binoculars, frag grenades, communications equipment, and more). Raiding tombs has never been this intense.
Test your combat skills in the greatest air battles of World War II. Blazing Angels lets you fly 40 different WWII aircraft as you bomb the enemy, in an environment so authentic you'll feel like you're a pilot in a WWII movie. Fly with, and be defended by, the squadron of Blazing Angels under your command. You can play with up to 16 players online with Xbox Live. Other hot releases this week:
Discover the future of military science in Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter. The game lets you test advanced weapon systems and satellite communication devices, and gives you enhanced survivability in the heart of Mexico City. Command the Ghost squad, direct artillery and air strikes, and see what the squad sees by receiving visual and auditory intel from allied forces and unmanned drones. It's the urban war of the future.
With innovative Swing Stick technology, astounding Pure Motion Physics, and the distinguished vocal talents of play-by-play broadcaster Jon Miller and Hall of Fame legend Joe Morgan, Major League Baseball 2K6 is the official video game of MLB. Take the virtual baseball experience to the next level with interactive umpire challenges and realistic player collisions on the infield and outfield.
If you can see it, you can shoot it in Black, a new first-person shooter for PS2 and Xbox, where the guns are the stars in the war on terror. Go deep into the world of clandestine warfare as you use any means necessary to get the job done. Black operatives don't hide in shadows or sneak behind walls - they destroy the wall, enemy, and anything else that gets in their way.
After you take the kids to see the Curious George movie, pick up a copy of the video game, where George causes trouble in uniquely reactive 3D environments. Unlock special mini-games, film clips, movie tunes, and more. Loads of bonus content will keep you playing long after the main quest is solved. Rated E for Everyone.
Available this week: World Soccer Winning Eleven 9. Play with and against the world's best players and teams - and combine their individual strengths to create a Winning Eleven. The graphics and gameplay are so realistic that you'll almost feel like you're out on the pitch! The game features new animations, new clubs and leagues, a refined Master League, and online play for the first time.
Work out some aggression with a first-person shooter game. Shooting paintballs. Greg Hastings' Tournament Paintball Max'd comes out this week for GBA and Nintendo DS. The game featuers 185 all-new fields, 29 unique real-life locations, "breakout play calling and design," and a soundtrack featuring BReal and members of Limp Bizkit. If the game isn't realistic enough for you, we've got tons of real paintball supplies.
You are a young OSS officer who discovers that the Russians plan to obtain Germany's advanced weapon technology. Road to Berlin takes you into the heart of combat in WWII-era Europe, for a secret mission that will decide the outcome of the war. Use M1 Thompson submachine guns, Panzerfaust rocket launchers, and more to prevent Nazi Germany from developing a nuclear weapon.
Battle your way to Omaha and enjoy the game like a kid again with MVP 06 NCAA Baseball, which came out this week. Inspired by the spirit and emotion of collegiate athletics, and featuring the top universities and conferences, this is the first-ever college baseball game, changing the way baseball video games are played with the all-new Load and Fire Batting system.
New from Eidos Interactive: 25 to Life, the game the streets have been waiting for. Play as either cops or gangsters in this urban action third-person shooter. The game delivers intense online gameplay for up to 16 players, as well as a rich single player experience. Bust out of prison or infiltrate the inner sanctum of the drug lord's mansion; your knowledge of the streets will be put to the test.
Bust criminals, take down gangs, search and seize, extort, interrogate, and dispense justice your way in True Crime: New York City, the sequel to the wildly popular True Crime: Streets of LA. The game features GPS-accurate streets and subways, along with an amazing arsenal of weapons: Pots and pans, swords, flamethrowers, and even grenade launchers are at your disposal.