Glossary

Higanjima

Release date: 2005

Genres: Horror

Publishers: Kodansha

Higanjima (Japanese: 彼岸島, lit. "Island of Paramita") is a Japanese manga series by Kōji Matsumoto. It was adapted into a live action film in 2010. It also spawned two spin-off series, Higanjima: Saigo no 47 Nichikan, and Higanjima 48 Nichigo…, both published in Kodansha's Weekly Young Magazine.

Hockey Rage 2005

Hockey Rage 2005

Release date: 2005

Genres: Sports

Publishers: Fathammer

Hockey Rage 2005 is a hockey game for the Nokia N-Gage and Gizmondo handheld game console. The game features Bluetooth two player option.

Homeland (video game)

Homeland (video game)

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: GameCube

Publishers: Chunsoft

Homeland (Japanese: ホームランド, Hepburn: hōmurando) is a role-playing video game for the Nintendo GameCube developed and published by Chunsoft, and was released in Japan on April 29, 2005. The game can be played offline in single-player mode, or online in multiplayer mode over the Internet or on a LAN. In online mode, the player can assume the role of gamemaster and create an online game for up to thirty-five other players. It is one of only four titles for the GameCube designed for online play. It …

Howrse

Release date: 2005

Genres: Simulation

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Owlient

Howrse is a free-to-play browser game developed by French studio Owlient and currently published by Ubisoft. It is a breeding simulation game with horses.

Heroes of the Pacific

Heroes of the Pacific

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers:

Heroes of the Pacific is an aerial combat simulator game set in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II.

Hauntings of Mystery Manor

Release date: 2005

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Cindy Pondillo

Hauntings of Mystery Manor is 2005 point-and-click adventure game. It was a solo project of Cindy Pondillo; her first adventure.

Haunting Ground

Haunting Ground

Release date: 2005

Genres: Horror, Survival

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Capcom

Haunting Ground, known in Japan as Demento, is a survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom for the PlayStation 2 in 2005. The story follows Fiona Belli, a young woman who wakes up in the dungeon of a castle after being involved in a car accident. She quickly befriends a White Shepherd, Hewie, and begins to explore the castle with his aid to seek a means of escape and unravel the mysteries of it and its inhabitants. The game shares many similarities with Capcom's earlier surviv…

Hearts of Iron II

Hearts of Iron II

Release date: 2005

Genres: Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Paradox Interactive

Hearts of Iron II is a grand strategy computer war game for the PC based upon its predecessor, Hearts of Iron, which was developed by Paradox Development Studio and published by Paradox Interactive. It takes place in the period from 1 January 1936 through 30 December 1947 (1964 with the expansion), and allows the player to assume control of any one of over 175 nations of the time and guide its development through the years before, during and after the Second World War. It was developed by Parado…

Half-Life 2: Capture the Flag

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Publishers:

Half-Life 2: Capture The Flag is a multiplayer team-based capture the flag mod developed around Half-Life 2. The public beta version was released on February 23, 2005. The latest version of the mod was released to the public on December 8, 2011. On October 16, 2013, Half-Life 2: Capture The Flag was greenlit on Steam Greenlight.

Hello Kitty: Roller Rescue

Hello Kitty: Roller Rescue

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Adventure, Racing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers:

Hello Kitty: Roller Rescue (ハローキティのピコピコ大作戦, Harō Kiti no Pikopiko Daisakusen, "Hello Kitty's Picopico Mission") is a 2005 action-adventure-racing video game developed by XPEC Entertainment for the PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox (not compatible with Xbox 360), and Windows. The game features Hello Kitty and other Sanrio characters. The game also features additional character designs by Hunter Roberson and Rhett Deal.

Heavy Metal Thunder

Heavy Metal Thunder

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Square Enix

Heavy Metal Thunder (ヘビーメタルサンダー, Hebī Metaru Sandā) is an action game developed by Media.Vision and published by Square Enix for the PlayStation 2 console. It was released in Japan exclusively. Production companies Satelight and How Full's participated in the creation of the game.

Hammer & Sickle

Hammer & Sickle

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: CDV Software Entertainment, T-time Technology

Hammer & Sickle (Russian: Серп и Молот) is a tactical role-playing game for the PC, co-developed by the Russia-based companies Novik&Co and Nival Interactive and published by CDV in 2005. The game is set in the same universe (and runs on the same game engine) as Silent Storm, an earlier product by the same company.

Harvest Moon DS

Harvest Moon DS

Release date: 2005

Genres: Role-playing, Simulation

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers:

Harvest Moon DS (牧場物語 コロボックルステーション, Bokujō Monogatari: Korobokkuru Sutēshon) is a farm simulation role-playing video game for the Nintendo DS, part of the Story of Seasons series. It was published and developed by Marvelous Interactive Inc., and released in Japan on March 17, 2005 and in North America on September 12, 2006. It is the first entry in the series without series creator Yasuhiro Wada heavily involved, though it borrows many assets from Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town and Harves…

Hoyle Puzzle Games 2005

Release date: 2005

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Hoyle Puzzle Games 2005 is a 2005 puzzle video game published by Sierra Entertainment. Hoyle Puzzle Games 2005 was released in US on January 1, 2005.

Half-Life 2: Lost Coast

Half-Life 2: Lost Coast

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers: Valve

Half-Life 2: Lost Coast is an additional level for the 2004 first-person shooter video game Half-Life 2. Developed by Valve, it was released on October 27, 2005, through the Steam content delivery service as a free download to owners of the Microsoft Windows version of Half-Life 2. Lost Coast serves as a technology demonstration, specifically showcasing the high-dynamic-range rendering implemented in the Source engine. The level was designed with a variety of appropriate environments to emphasiz…

Haruka: Beyond the Stream of Time

Release date: 2005

Genres: Fantasy

Publishers: Hakusensha

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de (遙かなる時空(とき)の中で) is a Japanese shōjo manga series written by Tohko Mizuno who also worked on the video game of the same name, which was developed by Ruby Party and published by Koei. The manga was serialized in LaLa DX magazine from July 1999 to January 2010, and published by Hakusensha in 17 volumes. An English version was licensed by Viz Media under the title Haruka: Beyond the Stream of Time. The storyline initially follows the characters and events from the first in…

Heavy Weapon (video game)

Heavy Weapon (video game)

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: PopCap Games

Heavy Weapon (or Heavy Weapon: Atomic Tank) is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up video game developed and published by PopCap Games and released in 2005.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action

Platforms: PlayStation 2, PSP

Publishers: Electronic Arts

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is an action-adventure video game based on the 2005 film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, which in turn is based on J. K. Rowling's 2000 novel Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, the fourth novel in the Harry Potter series. The game was released in 2005 to coincide with the release of the film of the same name, for Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Xbox, and PlayStation Portable. The game received mixed reviews fro…

He-Man: Defender of Grayskull

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Midas Interactive Entertainment

He-Man: Defender of Grayskull is a 2005 multi-platform action-adventure game follow up to the 2003 Game Boy Advance game He-Man: Power of Grayskull. The game was designed by Savage Entertainment. Despite being completed and even featuring on the Xbox 360 Backwards Compatibility list, the game was never released on Xbox.

High Seize

High Seize

Release date: 2005

Genres: Turn-based

Publishers: Nokia

High Seize is a turn-based tactics video game for the Nokia N-Gage, published by Nokia and developed by RedLynx, released in late 2005.