Frontline Attack: War over Europe - German Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 10:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive, one of the world's leading publishers and developers of entertainment software announces Frontline Attack: War over Europe (US title: World War II: Panzer Claws). Eidos has acquired the worldwide publishing rights to the game with the exception of Russia, Poland and South Korea. Produced by Zuxxez Entertainment AG, Germany and developed by In-Images, Poland, Frontline Attack: War over Europe will be released on PC in September. Noticed over at the German Eidos site that they have now a German demo available for download and a mirror is up at 3DGamers. Beware, this puppy is a whopping 320mb!!! This demo offers a tutorial and one mission playable as the Wehrmacht side.

'Cossacks: Back to War' – German Version Goes Gold

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 10:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prepare to advance – the German gold master for the 'Cossacks: Back To War' is here! Following the worldwide success of Cossacks, 'Cossacks : Back to War' is a standalone add-on. It will be hitting German stores 20th September. It will only be a matter of time before it’s released in the rest of Europe. Stay tuned and watch your stores: Cossacks, Back to War!!!

Acclaim Starts Massive 'Turok Evolution' Marketing Campaign

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 9:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The "scent of blood" is in the air, as Acclaim has unleashed its multimillion dollar integrated marketing campaign to drive the eagerly anticipated launch of Turok: Evolution across all next-generation systems on "Turok Bloody Sunday - 9-01-02." Led by a chilling national television commercial campaign, and highlighted by in-theater advertising with trailers that are running on more than 5,000 movie screens nationwide, Acclaim's campaign also includes print, radio and online advertising; product demos; innovative street team programs; consumer contests and extensive retail promotions. The campaign will generate more than 120 million targeted consumer impressions and continue throughout the 2002 holiday season.

Iron Storm - Screen Gallery

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 9:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

IronStorm combines shoot’em-up, action and reflection.The player undertakes an infiltration mission and must possess combat skills as well as stealth if he is to survive as he penetrates behind enemy lines.Depending on the circumstances, the player can choose between first and third person views.The player must pass through 6 worlds in a Germany ripped apart by the front line: the Friedrich line (the Western front), the Anton Denikin line (the Russo-Mongol front), the “Tzar Ivan” armoured train, Wolfenburg (an enemy-occupied town), the Mad Baron’s heavy water factory and the Reichstag in Berlin. Check the sweet looking in-game action screens ...

'Aces Of World War I' - Developer Q&A

by The Six Billion Dollar Man on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 8:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Aces of World War I, the ultimate flight simulation meets action combat PC game, fully immerses gamers into the heat of World War I combat. Assuming the identity of Edward Rickenbacker, a great American ace, players are challenged to hold their ground against the most lethal German flyers of the Great War. Flying in one of six authentically rendered planes, players must successfully combat all of the opposing ground, air and sea German forces if they intend to win the war victoriously. We took one of our more modern planes all the way to Poland to have a chat with Lemon Interactive & Tatanka developers...

RC Sports Copter Challenge (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 7:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Compete in eight unique events such as Landing, Carry, and Hover in license mode. Become the Co-pilot in your own Adventure! Play RC Sports™ Copter Challenge™ as an ace RC Helicopter Pilot! Try and earn your license by competing in 4 different modes, spanning numerous locales. Spend points awarded to upgrade copter parts and buy new rigs. Tricks, points, manoeuvring, and obstacles will prove whether you're the RC Pilot Champion! Yesterday we announced it, today we bring you 11 screens ...

'7th Day Entertainment' Signs 'Ballerium' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 7:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Majorem Ltd., a developer of massively multiplayer games and technology, and 7th Day Entertainment, a producer/publisher of innovative entertainment software, today officially announced an agreement that will see 7th Day Entertainment finance the development of Majorem's upcoming massively multiplayer real-time strategy game 'Ballerium'. The agreement will also see 7th Day Entertainment handle publishing and distribution of Ballerium in Taiwan. Check the screens!

'Earth 2150: Lost Souls' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First, Reality Pump and Zuxxez Entertainment are pleased to announce that Earth 2150: Lost Souls, the third chapter in the award-winning Earth 2150 trilogy, has gone gold.

'America's Army : Operations Airborne' Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Expected and as we mentioned yesterday a new patch for America's Army: Operations has been released. This update patch upgrades your version of America's Army : Recon from v1.1.1 to v1.2.0. It adds the Airborne School/Tour, Ranger School/Tour, weapon improvements, various other gameplay changes, and a handful of bugfixes. Read more for a detailed list and links where to grab this whopper....

'K. Hawk : Survival Instinct' - Features & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Only the right combination of strategy, stealth and fighting will lead to survival, in JoWooD Productions forthcoming tactical adventure game, K. Hawk - Survival Instinct out on the 25th October 2002 on PC CDROM. The gamer will find themselves in control of Lieutenant Kitty Hawk, a Navy SEAL and pilot whose helicopter has crash-landed on a remote island, somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. Kitty soon realises that escape from the island may be difficult. With the enemy defences ruling out any kind of rescue operation, Kitty must eliminate the island defences through any means possible. However, this is a stealth game, one move in the wrong direction and Kitty’s history. Going out all guns blazing is not an option.

'Knight Rider : The Game' (PC/PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A shadowy flight into the dangerous world of a man who does not exist. Michael Knight. A young loner on a crusade to champion the cause of the innocent, the helpless, the powerless, in a world of criminals who operate above the law …

Eve Online : The Second Genesis - First Look & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 11:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

"Eve Online: The Second Genesis" is a space trading / combat Massive Multiplayer Online Game (MMOG) for the PC. Developed by Crowd Control Production (CCP) of Reykjavik, Iceland, EVE ONLINE will allow upwards of 100,000 gamers to compete simultaneously across a full 3D galaxy which includes 5000 solar systems. We had a chance to meet up with the developers at a preview showing, had some hands on experience and snagged 30 some screens ... Njoy!

'Dead To Rights' Ships To Stores

by Thomas on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Dead To Rights," "For Mature Audiences Only," Leads Trend of Games for Grown-Ups. The hottest young celebrities from film, music and television gathered in Los Angeles last night to celebrate the U.S. release of Namco Hometek Inc.'s highly anticipated "Dead to Rights" exclusively for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft. "Dead to Rights" combines Hong Kong action-movie special effects with the intense drama of crime thrillers and classic film noir style to create a new "Action Noir" game genre.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Oblivion Lost - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 8:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: OBLIVION LOST will provide players with extremely dynamic gameplay of fast and tough combats, where players are to oppose dangerous and wise enemies, a large set of multifarious weaponry, possibility to control various machinery, incredible detailing and game world interactivity, story-driven single player with original team gameplay, a well-balanced multiplayer with numerous modes: DeathMatch, CTF, Cooperative, various team games and much more. Njoy the fresh screens ...

'C&C: Generals' - New Release Date

by Thomas on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 8:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GameSpyDaily let us know that C&C: Generals "EA's upcoming strategy title" got a new releasedate. Instead of being released this year, the game got a new date set to January 21, 2003. Full scoop and new screens here!

Morning Review Roundup

by Thomas on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 7:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Rainbow Six : Ravenshield' - Fansite Webkit Available

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 1:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has just let us know that they have released the neccesary tools for fans to create their own 'Rainbow Six : Ravenshield' fansite. The kit includes character art, sounds, logo's, fonts environments and so on ... Get it HERE

``Dragon's Lair`` Action Figures Are Available - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The wait has finally come to an end -- Digital Leisure in conjunction with AnJon, Inc. is proud to announce Dragon's Lair 3D Series One Action Figures are now available to own! Adults can relive their childhood and children of all ages can share in the magic of Dragon's Lair by collecting all four Series 1 Action Figures.

Sega Launches 'SEGA Sports Challenge Mode'

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 12:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Who's got game? Continuing to tap into the emotional rivalry that goes hand in hand with SEGA Sports games, SEGA of America, Inc. today announced the new SEGA Sports Challenge mode for its SEGA Sports 2K3 lineup of games. Debuting first in "SEGA Sports NFL 2K3," the SEGA Sports Challenge lets players measure how they "stack up" against fellow gamers around the world through a newly-formed online community that posts rankings on Segasports.com. In addition to online multiplayer gameplay offered in many SEGA Sports 2K3 titles, the SEGA Sports Challenge is taking the competition to the next level by awarding top gamers with great SEGA Sports prizes.