Glossary

Close Combat: First to Fight

Close Combat: First to Fight

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Apple Mac, Microsoft Windows, Wii, XBox

Publishers: 2K Games, MacSoft

Close Combat: First to Fight is a squad-based military first-person shooter video game created by Destineer Studios for Microsoft Windows, Macintosh and Xbox. It was released in April 2005. The player commands a fireteam of three U.S. Marines in a realistic fictional, scenario where the United Nations sends Marines into Lebanon when their Prime Minister falls ill and Syria and Iran send forces to bolster certain factions. The game features a psychological model for every AI character, including …

Cross Racing Championship Extreme 2005

Release date: 2005

Genres: Racing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Invictus Games, Take 2 Interactive

Cross Racing Championship 2005 (CRC 2005) is a racing video game developed by Invictus Games and released on October 4, 2005 for Microsoft Windows. The Hungarian metal band SZEG contributed to the soundtrack. The game combines elements of rallycross with those of tuning. It was relaunched on September 18, 2018 as Cross Racing Championship Extreme in the Steam store.

Code Age Brawls

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing

Publishers: Square Enix

Code Age Brawls (コード・エイジ ブロウルズ) is a video game developed by Square Enix for mobile phones and is part of the Code Age franchise. It follows a woman on another world who has been partially transformed into a powerful creature called a Warhead, who must continually battle other creatures known as Coded in order to take over their bodies and stay alive. The world is set to be destroyed, and the protagonist must find a way to survive the apocalypse. The game's battles are rock-paper-scissors-like c…

Conflict: Global Terror

Conflict: Global Terror

Release date: 2005

Genres: Shooter, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers:

Conflict: Global Terror (also called Conflict: Global Storm) is a tactical shooter video game developed by Pivotal Games and Synergenix and published by SCi Games and 2K Games for PlayStation 2, Xbox, and Microsoft Windows. It is the fourth installment in the Conflict series. The action focuses on an elite rapid response special forces unit, using the four original members of the Desert Storm series and a new member. Bradley, Foley, Connors, Jones and Sherman must overcome terrorists over many d…

Chicken Little

Chicken Little

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2

Publishers: Buena Vista Games

Chicken Little is a 2005 action-adventure game developed by Avalanche Software for PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, and Windows, and by Artificial Mind and Movement for the Game Boy Advance; both were published by Buena Vista Games. Based on the 2005 film of the same name, they were released in October 2005. The game was planned for release on Nintendo DS, but this release was cancelled.

Crazy Machines

Crazy Machines

Release date: 2005

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Wii, Nintendo DS, Apple IOS

Publishers: Novitas Publishing, DTP Entertainment, Pepper Games, Viva Media

Crazy Machines is a puzzle computer game created by German studio FAKT Software GmbH. Crazy Machines based many of its ideas on The Incredible Machine series of games. The player is given a set of mechanical components to construct a Rube Goldberg-style or Heath Robinson-style intricate machine to solve a goal and advance to the next puzzle in the game. An iOS version of the game was released in 2009.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers: Global Star Software, 2K Games

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a 2005 video game which was released on the Xbox, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Game Boy Advance, and Microsoft Windows platforms. It is based on the film of the same name by Tim Burton. The game was released in the middle of the year to coincide with the release of the film in theatres. Most of the main cast from the film provided their voices for the game except for Johnny Depp as James Arnold Taylor was used in his place as the voice of Willy Wonka. Original mu…

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One is a first-person shooter video game developed by Treyarch and published by Activision for GameCube, PlayStation 2 and Xbox. It is a side-story/expansion of the original game Call of Duty 2, which was released on PC and Xbox 360 in the same year. Big Red One differs from other games in the Call of Duty franchise in that it focuses on a single Allied formation in World War II: the U.S. Army's 1st Infantry Division, which goes by the nickname Big Red One due to their un…

Cold Winter

Cold Winter

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers:

Cold Winter is a 2005 first-person shooter video game developed by Swordfish Studios and published by Vivendi Universal Games for the PlayStation 2. Its story was written by Warren Ellis.

Call of Duty 2

Call of Duty 2

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, Apple OSX

Publishers:

Call of Duty 2 is a 2005 first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision in most regions of the world. It is the second installment of the Call of Duty series. Announced by Activision on April 7, 2005, the game was released on October 25, 2005 for Microsoft Windows, and on November 22, 2005 as a launch title for the Xbox 360. Other versions were eventually released for OS X, mobile phones, and Pocket PCs. The game is set during World War II and the campaign…

Coffee Tycoon

Coffee Tycoon

Release date: 2005

Genres: Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Reflexive Arcade

Coffee Tycoon is a business simulation game developed by Jamopolis Interactive, published by Reflexive Arcade, and released in 2005. The game involves managing a coffee business by buying new stores, recipes & advertisements.

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season

Release date: 2005

Genres: Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season is the ninth sequel to the original Cabela's Big Game Hunter. It was developed by Magic Wand Productions and released on October 25, 2005. The game was published by Activision in conjunction with hunting supply company Cabela's.

Cabela's Outdoor Adventures

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers: Zoo Digital Publishing, Activision Blizzard

Cabela's Outdoor Adventures is a hunting video game released in 2005 by Activision.

Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow

Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Adventure, Platform, Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Konami

Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow is a 2005 action-adventure game developed and published by Konami. It is part of Konami's Castlevania video game series and the first Castlevania game released on the Nintendo DS. The game is the sequel to Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow and incorporates many elements from its predecessor. Dawn of Sorrow was commercially successful. It sold more than 15,000 units in its first week in Japan and 164,000 units in the United States during the three months after its initial re…

Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers

Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: SouthPeak Interactive

Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers is a single player based top down action role-playing video game set in World War II. The game was released on November 21, 2005 in the US. It was published by SouthPeak Games and was developed by American studio BattleBorne Entertainment. The game was originally going to be published by Acclaim Entertainment, but the company went bankrupt and the games release got delayed. It is available for Xbox and PlayStation 2. A Windows version was planned, but cancelled.

Caterpillar Construction Tycoon

Release date: 2005

Genres: Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Caterpillar Construction Tycoon is a business simulation game in which the player manages multiple construction sites. It was developed by Gabriel Entertainment, and published by Activision Value on September 15, 2005 for the PC. The object of this game, as in all tycoon computer games, is to become a tycoon, and in this case, a Construction Tycoon.

Classified: The Sentinel Crisis

Classified: The Sentinel Crisis

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: XBox

Publishers: Global Star Software

Classified: The Sentinel Crisis is a budget video game for the Xbox (not compatible with Xbox 360). It was developed by Torus Games and published by Global Star Software. The PlayStation 2 version was planned, but was cancelled for unknown reasons.

Chibi-Robo!

Release date: 2005

Genres: Adventure, Platform

Platforms: Wii, GameCube

Publishers: Nintendo

Chibi-Robo! is a platform-adventure video game for the GameCube developed by Skip Ltd. and published by Nintendo. The game was released in Japan in 2005, and in North America and Europe the following year. Originally conceived as a point-and-click adventure game, it was put on developmental hold until Nintendo producer Shigeru Miyamoto gained interest in the title and overhauled its production. The player takes on the role of the eponymous Chibi-Robo, a 10-centimeter-tall robot owned by the Sand…

Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars

Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars

Release date: 2005

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: CDV Software

Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars is the fourth computer game in the Cossacks series of real-time strategy games, released in Spring 2005. This game focuses exclusively on the Napoleonic era, meaning it has a much shorter time span than others in this series, which spanned several centuries. Therefore, fewer technologies can be researched than in other Cossacks games, and there aren't as many different unit types for each country as before. On the other hand, Cossacks II allows a large number of unit…

Crash Tag Team Racing

Crash Tag Team Racing

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Combat, Platform, Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers:

Crash Tag Team Racing is a racing video game developed by Vancouver-based Radical Entertainment and published by Vivendi Universal Games for the GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox, and the PlayStation Portable. The game was released in North America on October 19, 2005 and in Europe on November 4, 2005. The PlayStation 2 version was re-released in the three-disc "Crash Bandicoot Action Pack" compilation (alongside Crash Nitro Kart and Crash Twinsanity) in the United States on June 12, 2007 and in Eur…