'BF1942: Forgotten Hope' - Mod Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 6:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Forgotten Hope team has released the first beta of their realism MOD for Battlefield 1942. Forgotten Hope Beta 0.5 is about 50% complete and features a huge number of planes, tanks and battleships - not only beautifully modelled, but also simulated in a very realistic way. To top it all off there is a choice of new maps as well. (thanks Evilavatar). Read more for download links ...

'World Racing' - Demo Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 4:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK has released a small patch for their recently released World Racing. This upgrade brings your demo to v2.22 and addresses a few minor sound & saveing issues as well as a problem with ATI Catalyst 3.7 drivers (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 3:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Sims: Bustin' Out - Trailer
  • Metal Gear Solid 3 - Trailer
  • Jade Empire - Trailer
  • Breakdown - (3) Trailer


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Lock On: Modern Air Combat' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 1:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released the eagerly expected demo for their modern combat flight simulation Lock On. This demo features a Quick Start missions letting you fly the 'A-10A Warthog' and the 'MiG-29A Fulcrum'. Lock On: Modern Air Combat lets players fly a variety of combat aircraft in the most graphically rich, audio-intense game environment ever created for a combat flight simulation. Filled with action-packed missions, realistic flight modeling and flexible game options (thanks Fragland). Read more for download links ...

'Dark Age of Camelot: Trials of Atlantis' - Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 10:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dark Age of Camelot: Trials of Atlantis is an exciting new expansion pack for the award-winning MMORPG Dark Age of Camelot. The expansion will add the capability for players to explore the primarily underwater lost civilization of Atlantis. Read more to check out some new screenshots!

Austin Game Conference Has Surpassed 850 From Around The World

by Thomas on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 5:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Austin Game Initiative announced yesterday that official attendance at the first annual Austin Game Conference has surpassed 850 from around the world. "The game industry has a new place to meet and do business," said Christopher Sherman, Executive Director of the Austin Game Conference. "We were always confident the strength of the Conference Program, focused on massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) and Mobile game development, would establish a sound educational foundation, but it is clear that senior executives have come here to do business as well." Presentations from speakers at the conference can be found at GameConference.com. The 2004 Austin Game Conference will take place in Austin September 21-22, 2004.

'Jak II: Renegade' - The Complete Official Guide

by Thomas on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 5:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Piggyback has again joined forces with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. This time piggyback will develop and publish the Jak II: Renegade official strategy guide for PlayStation 2 across Pal territories for simultaneous release with the game. The guide will be published in four separate language SKUs: English, German, French and Spanish.

Stunt Car Racer Meets Lego In Digital Jesters 'TrackMania'

by Thomas on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 5:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

These days, racing sims tend to come in three flavours: boring, boring and more boring. Some developers are happiest encouraging users to fiddle with gear ratios and big ends. But not French coder Nadeo - its forthcoming, blisteringly fast PC racer TrackMania, due to be published in the UK by Digital Jesters on November 28th 2003, takes the computerised Highway Code, rips it up and chucks it out the rear window.

'Virtual Skipper 3' Ships November 28th

by Thomas on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 5:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Jesters crack champagne against PC and launch Virtual Skipper 3.. Owning a yacht is something only most of us can dream about. They're expensive from the off - and that's without running costs nor mooring costs; not to mention the hassle of actually learning to sail the things in the first place. But soon PC owners will be able to experience the thrill of competitive sailing in the most advanced simulator of its kind: Virtual Skipper 3, released on November 28th 2003 by Digital Jesters.