'Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project' - Movie

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 10:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

ARUSH Entertainment released a new movie trailer for 'Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project', the 3D platform game by Sunstorm. The minute and a half bink movie (19 MB executable) shows some gameplay footage. BonusWeb just tossed up a new New Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project movie "3.5MB" showing some gameplay footage. You find this movie here (the quality is a bit downgraded though). You can also download the mpeg off the worthplaying server here (19mb).

'Aliens Vs Predator 2 : Primal Hunt' - Expansion Pack

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 10:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The saga continues as Sierra Entertainment and Fox Interactive announced today the development of the Aliens versus Predator 2: Primal Hunt expansion pack. Aliens versus Predator 2: Primal Hunt continues the nail-biting terror and suspense from the award-winning Aliens versus Predator 2. With all new single-player and multi-player levels, weapons, and new player characters, this original interlocking story is an all out battle of three of the deadliest species in the universe as the Aliens versus Predator 2 saga begins.

Shrapnel Games to Publish Space HoRSE!

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 9:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games announced a partnership with Gilligames to publish the developer's newest strategy game, Space HoRSE. A game designed to appeal to all strategy gamers, Space HoRSE brings the allure of old time gaming goodness to a modern game audience.

'Wreckless : The Yakuza Missions' Comes To PS2

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 9:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision, Inc. is bringing the high-speed, high jinx of the best-selling WRECKLESS:The Yakuza Missions video game series to the PS2. The title, which has remained a top-selling game on the Xbox sales charts, takes mission-based driving action to new heights with platform specific features including free-roaming interactive environments, more cars to drive, a variety of sub-mission objectives that unlock game-enhancing cheats and a multiplayer mode for head-to-head action. WRECKLESS:The Yakuza Missions is not yet rated by the ESRB and is expected to ship this fall.

Dark Age of Camelot 1.49B Patch Goes Live

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 9:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The new Dark Age of Camelot patch 1.49B is now out and has several fixes to problems that cropped up in yesterday's 1.49 update. It addresses Relic Guard problems, rooted monster problems, and a trade skill problem. Find out more here.

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 - Update Patch v1.01 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 8:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision and Gearbox Software have just released the v1.01 patch for their freshly released PC port of "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3". They fixed some crashed, multiplayer issues etc.. Read More for a detailed list and links where to get it!

THQ Announces Exclusive Deal With Gauntlet

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 7:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ International Ltd, a subsidiary of THQ Inc. today announced an exclusive deal with Gauntlet Entertainment Ltd, to provide a new channel to market for all store front deliveries in the UK and Ireland. The first titles to be covered by this deal will include Britney's Dance BeatT (PS2, GBA, PCCD), Star Wars: Episode II: Attack of the ClonesT (GBA), Gitaroo Man (PS2) and MotoGP: Ultimate Racing TechnologyT (Xbox).

Karma: Immortality Announced

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 7:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragonfly announced today that they will be releasing 'Karma: Immortality', a Military Action FPS game based on the Science Fiction & Non-Fiction history, in 2002. 'Karma: Immortality' will include a single-player campaign and multiplayer mode that will include Team Death, Team play, Survival Mode. (thanks GameSpyDaily) Head over to Gamezone21 for full pressrelease, screens and a movie.

'Space Empires IV GOLD' - Patch 1 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 5:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games let us know that they have released the first patch (v1.67). Space Empires IV is widely considered the grandest Space Empire Building 4X games of all time, the winner of numerous awards and accolades from the online and print media. Read more for a detailed list of tweaks and updates as well as download links.

Scorpion Knock Out Announced

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 4:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

WildTangent, Inc., pioneering the Interactive Broadcast Games industry, announced today in cooperation with NIKE, Inc., the release of a retail quality online game as a key element of Nike's Global "Secret Tournament." The game, starring 24 of the world's best soccer players, is live at Nikefootball.com.

CDV Signs GSC World's American Conquest - Features

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 3:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you know of Cossacks, you're going to love American Conquest - the EPIC real-time strategy blockbuster! GSC World cranks out one game after the other ... And as usual it sounds mighty tasty! Stay tuned for more info

The First Interactive Football Pitch For Consoles - Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 2:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Thrustmaster is pleased to inform you about the 2002 FIFA World Cup Football Stadium, the first pitch dedicated to soccer games for video game consoles, an officially licensed product of the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan.

Take2 Signs 'Conflict: Desert Storm' & 'The Italian Job'

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 2:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi Entertainment Group Plc, one of Europe’s leading publishers of computer games, announced the signing of North American publishing agreements with Take Two Interactive for its eagerly awaited game 'Conflict: Desert Storm' and for the PC version of the number one Playstation hit 'The Italian Job'.

Atrox - Artwork

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 1:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The story of the game involves a Doctor who invented two cells call the Black and White angels (good and bad). Black Angel created Createse-specially made human cyborgs, White angel created Inteliom and Hominians are the last humans on earth. All fight for their own land called the ‘Atrox War'. Atrox can be played with up to eight players to play with or against each other and you have a wide choice of areas to fight in. Atrox can be played on Windows 95, 98,Me, 2000 and even XP.

Thrustmaster's 2002 Fifa World Cup LineUp - Screens

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 1:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Thrustmaster is pleased to present its complete 'team' of console accessories, officially licensed by the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan.

1503 A.D. - Giant Screenshot

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 1:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

1503 A.D. – Return to the dawn of a New World in an epic saga of adventure and discovery. As a young lad, you’ve heard tales of opportunity and unimaginable power and fortune in this New World. Now grown up, you’re ready to embark on and venture into these unfamiliar lands of the Renaissance world in 1503 A.D., an exciting new PC title that blends the action of real-time strategy with the depth of empire building... Today we received a truely 'giant screenshot' from this title. Check it out below!

Empire Signs 'Big Mutha Truckers'

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 12:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Empire Interactive plc today announced it had signed the publishing rights to respected industry developer Eutechnyx’ latest project, Big Mutha Truckers for the Sony PlayStation┬« 2 and the Xbox™ video game system from Microsoft.

'Dark Planet' Patch v1.0001 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft just released the first update patch for their recently released "Dark Planet : Battle For Natrolis". Read more for detailed update information and where to grab this 5mb patch. Fixes some multiplayer issues, minimap and install issues etc..

MOH:AA - Level Editor

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 11:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released the level editor for Medal of Honor: Allied Assault to the public. The package also contains a sample map and documentation to help level designers get started with scripting within the engine. Grab this 2.33MB file from Fileplanet.

Dungeon Siege Contest

by Thomas on April 10, 2002 @ 10:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Win a Sound Blaster Audigy and exclusive Dungeon Siege prizes! Soundblaster today got a new Dungeon Siege contest up. Here is a snip from their posting:

If you can make it past our Dungeon Siege challenge, you might win for yourself some attractive prizes and special Dungeon Siege goodies that will help you enjoy your adventures even more! Take me there!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 10, 2002 @ 12:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ritualistic has concluded a a Q&A with Ritual's Chris Stockman talking about the recently announced Quake III engine powered shooter Star Trek: Elite Force II. HomeLAN's Junkyard (I couldnt resist, it sounded too funny :) has posted up a brief Q&A with GarageGames co-founder Rick Overman as he talks about the company, the Torque Engine, and their first GarageGames community project Realm Wars. GameGuru has posted up a Q&A with ALTAR interactive's Jiri Rydl as they talk about UFO: Aftermath, their upcoming sci-fi turn based strategy game. HomeLAN chats with Triumph Studios' Lennart Sas as he talks about their upcoming turn based strategy game sequel Age of Wonders II. Strategy Gaming Online has a pretty discriptive Q&A on Crusader Kings, the upcoming strategy game from Paradox Entertainment announced earlier today. Over at PC Paradox there is an Arx Fatalis Q&A with Arkane Studios' CEO Raphael Colantonio, of course talking about their RPG 'Arx Fatalis'