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Air Conflicts

Air Conflicts

Release date: 2006

Genres: Action, Arcade, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Frogster Interactive

Air Conflicts is an arcade combat flight simulator video game set in World War II. It was developed by 3Division Entertainment and published by Frogster Interactive. The game was released in April 2006.

Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman's Mine

Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman's Mine

Release date: 2006

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Publishers: Himalaya Studios

Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman's Mine is an adventure game created by Himalaya Studios for the PC.

Assault Heroes

Assault Heroes

Release date: 2006

Genres: Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Metacritic

Assault Heroes is an arcade-style, top-down shooter video game developed by Wanako Games. The game has the player driving 4x4 vehicles, piloting speedboats, or proceeding on foot against enemy hordes. Players can play alone or co-operatively, including both online and offline 2-player co-operative modes. Assault Heroes was originally available as an Xbox Live Arcade title. On March 19, 2008, its price was lowered when the game joined the Arcade Hits lineup. A Microsoft Windows retail version was…

Ar Tonelico: Melody of Elemia

Ar Tonelico: Melody of Elemia

Release date: 2006

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Banpresto, NIS America, 505 Games

Ar tonelico: Melody of Elemia, released in Japan as Ar tonelico: The Girl Who Keeps Singing at the End of the World is a role-playing video game developed by Gust Corporation for the PlayStation 2 and originally published by Banpresto in 2006. There are other media releases based on the game, including the manga Ar tonelico -arpeggio-, the anime OVA Ar tonelico, and several drama CDs. At E3 2006, Nippon Ichi Software America (NIS America) announced that it would pick up Ar tonelico, with an expe…

American Dragon: Jake Long – Attack of the Dark Dragon

Release date: 2006

Genres: Action

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Buena Vista Games

American Dragon: Jake Long – Attack of the Dark Dragon is a video game for the Nintendo DS based on the animated series American Dragon: Jake Long. Attack of the Dark Dragon for the Nintendo DS lets players take control of Jake, who must punch and kick his way through an onslaught of villains to save Rose from the Dark Dragon. American Dragon—Attack of the Dark Dragon boasts five distinct worlds with more than 20 levels. When Jake transforms into the American Dragon, players can release dragon f…

Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient Express

Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient Express

Release date: 2006

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: The Adventure Company

Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient Express is a 2006 adventure game developed by AWE Productions and published by The Adventure Company for Microsoft Windows. It is the second installment in The Adventure Company's Agatha Christie series. The setting is five years before the events in Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None, with a largely unrelated storyline. The plot follows an amateur sleuth, Antoinette Marceau, and her investigation of a murder with twelve possible suspects aboard the …

AMF Xtreme Bowling 2006

AMF Xtreme Bowling 2006

Release date: 2006

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: Mud Duck Productions, Blast Entertainment

AMF Xtreme Bowling 2006 (known as AMF Xtreme Bowling in North America) is a bowling video game released for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox on June 21, 2006 in the US. It has been regarded by some critics as a poor bowling game with terrible graphics and glitchy physics.

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Release date: 2006

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple IOS

Publishers: Big Fish Games

Atlantis Sky Patrol is a casual game developed by the team formerly known as Funpause, now part of Big Fish Studios, and distributed by Big Fish Games. The game is a sequel to 2005's Atlantis.

ATV Offroad Fury 4

ATV Offroad Fury 4

Release date: 2006

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment

ATV Offroad Fury 4 is a racing video game developed by Climax Racing and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 2.

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs

Release date: 2006

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Microsoft Game Studios, MacSoft

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs is the first expansion pack for the real-time strategy game Age of Empires III. It was released on October 17, 2006 in the United States. The expansion pack was bundled with the full game of Age of Empires III, called Age of Empires III Gold Edition on October 23, 2007. The Mac version was ported over, developed and published by Destineer's MacSoft. The full game for Mac was released on June 12, 2007 in the United States. It was followed by a second expansion p…

Age of Pirates: Caribbean Tales

Age of Pirates: Caribbean Tales

Release date: 2006

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: 1C Company, Playlogic

Age of Pirates: Caribbean Tales, known in Russia as Corsairs III (Корсары III), is a video game developed by Akella. Due to legal issues, it does not bear the name of the developers' previous pirate games Sea Dogs or Pirates of the Caribbean. Unlike Pirates of the Caribbean, Age Of Pirates was developed with the intent of serving as a true sequel to Sea Dogs despite the name change, and chronicles the story of the children of the main character from the original. The sequel of the game was relea…

ARMA: Armed Assault

ARMA: Armed Assault

Release date: 2006

Genres: Shooter, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: 505 Games, Atari

ARMA: Armed Assault (stylized as ARMA; known as ARMA: Combat Operations in North America) is a tactical military first- and third-person shooter, released in 2006. ARMA is the spiritual successor to Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis and features an overhauled game engine, with improved graphics, physics, multiplayer functionality, scripting capabilities, and new units and vehicles. An expansion pack titled ARMA: Queen's Gambit was released in 2007. Because of legal issues between Bohemia Int…

Age of Empires: The Age of Kings

Age of Empires: The Age of Kings

Release date: 2006

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Majesco Entertainment

Age of Empires: The Age of Kings is a turn-based strategy video game developed by Backbone Entertainment and published by Majesco Entertainment for the Nintendo DS handheld video game console. The Age of Kings allows the player to command any one of five historical civilizations: the Britons, Franks, Mongols, Saracens and Japanese. It has a single-player campaign and scenario mode, as well as a multiplayer wireless and hotseat mode.

Ankh: Heart of Osiris

Ankh: Heart of Osiris

Release date: 2006

Genres: Adventure, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Publishers: Xider

Ankh: Heart of Osiris (German: Ankh: Herz des Osiris) is the third game in the Ankh series of video games. The game was released in Germany on October 30, 2006, released in France on November 17, 2006. and released in the United Kingdom on May 18, 2007. The development team originally announced that the game would be an expansion pack to Ankh, but later confirmed the game was a pseudo-sequel to the first game.

Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission: Wifix

Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission: Wifix

Release date: 2006

Genres: Platform

Platforms: Nintendo DS, PSP

Publishers: Atari Europe

Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission Wifix is an action-adventure game for the PlayStation Portable and the Nintendo DS, sequel to Asterix & Obelix XXL. It is a remake of Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission Las Vegum. It revolves around the same plot, with added touch screen minigames, and Wi-Fi.

Act of War: High Treason

Act of War: High Treason

Release date: 2006

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Atari, Inc.

Act of War: High Treason (abbreviated as AOW:HT) is an expansion pack for Act of War: Direct Action. It was developed by Eugen Systems and published by Atari. It was released in Europe on March 24, 2006 and in North America on May 30, 2006.

Armadillo Run

Armadillo Run

Release date: 2006

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Independent

Armadillo Run is a puzzle video game created by Peter Stock.

Aedis Eclipse: Generation of Chaos

Aedis Eclipse: Generation of Chaos

Release date: 2006

Genres: Real-time, Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: PSP

Publishers: Idea FactoryNippon Ichi Software, Ghostlight

Aedis Eclipse: Generation of Chaos, known in Japan and South Korea as Aedis Memories: New Demon World GOC V (イーディス メモリーズ 〜新天魔界 GOCV〜, Īdisu Memorīzu 〜Shin Tenmakai GOC V〜), is a turn-based strategy fantasy video game released for the PlayStation Portable. It was developed by Idea Factory and published by Nippon Ichi Software. The game was released in Japan on May 25, 2006, in North America on April 24, 2007 and in Europe on March 30, 2011. It is the sequel to Generation of Chaos.

Arabians Lost: The Engagement on Desert

Release date: 2006

Genres: Novel, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS

Publishers: QuinRose & Prototype

Arabians Lost: The Engagement on Desert (アラビアンズ・ロスト ~The engagement on desert~) is a Japanese female-oriented romance adventure otome game developed by QuinRose. It has been released in Japan for three different consoles. The PC version was released by QuinRose on August 8, 2006. Later, the PlayStation 2 version was released by Prototype on September 18, 2007. It was also released for the Nintendo DS by Prototype in 2009.

Asphalt 3: Street Rules

Asphalt 3: Street Rules

Release date: 2006

Genres: Racing

Publishers: Gameloft

Asphalt 3: Street Rules is a racing video game by Gameloft Shanghai that was released in 2006 on Java-based mobile phones, in 2007 on non-Java based mobile phones and was also released in 2008 for Nokia's N-Gage 2.0 gaming platform. It is the first mobile game to be played at the World Cyber Games competition. It was the first in the series not to be released for the Nintendo DS. The gameplay includes an "Instant Race" mode, where the player is placed in a random city's race with any one of the …