'Natural Selection' - v3.0 beta 5 Mod Update Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 10:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Unknown Worlds has released a pair of new beta 5 files for their latest Natural Selection 3.0, addressing various combat changes, game tweaks, bug fixes and map updates. Read more for details and download links for the Windows client and dedicated server files ...

'NBA Live 2005' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 4:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Elevate your game on both ends of the court with NBA LIVE 2005. With EA SPORTS Freestyle Control, create awe-inspiring dribble moves, highlight-reel dunks, and tenacious defensive plays that express your individual playing style. All new 10-man Freestyle adds individual player movements and spacing, creating a realistic feel like never before. Enhanced player graphics that vividly reproduce each NBA player reach new heights, while multiple game modes including EA SPORTS Dynasty Mode put you in the middle of the action.

'Resident Evil Outbreak File #2' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 4:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil Outbreak File No.2 continues the dramatic story of an outbreak caused by a secret biological weapon infecting the people of Raccoon City. Citizens are turning into flesh-eating zombies that swarm the streets. Check out this batch of new (slightly grainy) screens ...

'Medal Of Honor: Pacific Assault' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 2:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As mentioned yesterday, EA has released the eagerly anticipated 'Medal Of Honor: Pacific Assault' demo featuring the battle for Henderson Field at Guadalcanal. Read more for download links...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 2:18 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 :

  • Call Of Duty: United Offensive - Intro Movie
  • Full Spectrum Warrior - Trailer #4
  • Dragonball Z: Budokai 3 - Trailer
  • Conflict Vietnam - Trailer #3
  • Snowblind - GC 2004 Trailer
  • Suikoden IV - Trailers (2)
  • Shenmue Online - Trailer

'Vietcong: Purple Haze' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 2:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Vietcong: Purple Haze' is a cinematic narrative-based First Person Shooter (FPS) set during the Vietnam Conflict. Players of VIETCONG experience the war from the perspective of a soldier assigned to join a squad of U.S. Special Forces running reconnaissance missions deep into the jungles of Northern Vietnam.

'Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne' (PS2) Gets Mature Rating - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 12:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne is based on the special edition "director's cut" version of the game that was released in Japan earlier this year, which features an appearance from one of videogaming's most popular characters, Dante, from Capcom's Devil May Cry series. Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne for the PS2 has been given a Mature rating along with four descriptors, Blood, Intense Violence, Language and Sexual Themes.

'ShellShock: Nam '67' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 12:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

ShellShock: Nam '67 depicts the true horrors of the Vietnam War for the first time in a video game. ShellShock: Nam '67 focuses on one man's experience of the most controversial war of modern times. You take on the role of a rookie soldier on his first tour of duty as he experiences the fear, chaos and atrocities of the Vietnam War.

'Alpha Black Zero' Ships to Stores

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 10:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Playlogic today announced that Alpha Black Zero: Intrepid Protocol for the PC has begun shipping and will begin arriving in North American stores by September 9, 2004.

'Vanguard: Saga of Heroes' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 9:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vanguard: Saga of Heroes will be the premier third generation massively multiplayer RPG. A vast, seamless, immersive virtual world filled with elements of familiar High Fantasy, including traditional themes and more, all depicted using cutting-edge graphics technology. Sigil’s expertise and experience in the field will bring groundbreaking static and dynamic content to the genre.

'Outlaw Golf 2' (PS2/Xbox) Game Details - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 8:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Outlaw Golf 2' will be even more raunchy with all new courses, new characters (and old favorites), golf cart stunt driving, enhanced AI and controls, and an all new way to beat up your caddie to regain your composure. Check out the details on three more game modes, Pick Up Sticks, My One and Only, and Time Attack, so you'll know what to expect when the game releases this October.

'Kult: Heretic Kingdoms' (PC) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 8:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Kult: Heretic Kingdoms' is a 3D isometric RPG, that combines 3D technologies and the traditional ways of isometric RPG's. 'Kult: Heretic Kingdoms' will take you from heroic fights against hidious monsters - using weapons and spells - to seeking wisdom and clues for your quests, while interacting with the many NPC's such as spirits and astral enemies. Check out the freshly launched website, or read more for some screens.

'Ghost Master' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 6:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Ghost Master, you play an afterlife civil servant sent to Gravenville by the Haunter Committee. Your mission: manage resources to scare and manipulate people, then to discover the secrets behind Gravenville. Your control over ghostly beings will allow other ghosts to be laid to rest – therefore making the transition from the material to the ethereal plane. But helping out these wretched souls takes a bit of effort and plasm - that's where the fun-packed scaring comes in!

Gamecube Review - 'WWE Day of Reckoning'

by Geson Hatchett on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 6:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

WWE Day of Reckoning includes a completely original story mode filled with deception and betrayal entitled, School of Hard Knocks. Players can create a Superstar and work their way up the "minor leagues" of sports entertainment and graduate to WWE programming by competing against over 40 established WWE Superstars.

PC Preview - 'Pitfall: The Lost Expedition'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 6:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Take an adventure as Pitfall Harry, the daring, risk-taking explorer who laughs in the face of danger. Featuring over 50 levels of fast-paced action and puzzle solving adventures, the game challenges players to swing, fight, climb and crawl through eight types of treacherous South American environments including lush jungles, dark tombs, ancient Aztec ruins and glacial mountains.

THQ Confirms 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow Of Chernobyl' Open Beta

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 5:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Germany has confirmed that they will be having an open multiplayer beta test for GSC World's upcoming FPS 'S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow Of Chernobyl.' As a "stalker" exploring the vast "Exclusion Zone" to procure artifacts for the black market, players must survive mutant creatures, dangerous anomalous areas, competing "stalkers" and a military charged with quarantining the 30 square kilometer area. A specific start date has not been announced although THQ does mention that it will be open up the MP beta to 5.000 people before its official Q1 2005 release date.

'Warlords BattleCry 3' - v1.03 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 5:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enlight has released a new patch for Infinite Interactive's strategy game Warlords BattleCry 3. This update patch brings your retail game to v1.03 and brings several new features, bug fixes and game balancing. Read more for download links ...

'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas' (PS2) Soundtrack Deal

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 5:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rockstar Games and Interscope Records proudly announce a joint venture for the soundtrack to Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. The details surrounding the artists and track listings on the soundtrack will be kept tightly under wraps until the weeks leading up to the game's launch on October 19, 2004 for the PS2.

'Knights Of Honor' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 4:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As King, it is your duty to lead your people in their struggle to raise your kingdom from its humble beginnings to a position of power and prestige. War, diplomacy and a burgeoning economy are the means by which you increase your power and expand your influence. May I present the weekly batch o' screens ...

'Ostfront: Barbarossa' Available NOW - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 4:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ostfront: Barbarossa offers a brand new singleplayer campaign for Nival Interactive's Blitzkrieg, depicting Germany’s invasion of Russia in 1941 along 11 historical battles and countless random missions. Starting as a Lieutenant in the German Panzer forces, the player will spearhead the offensive of Army Group Centre towards Smolensk.

'Telladar Chronicles: Decline' - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 4:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Telladar Chronicles: Decline the player will be thrown into the fantasy world of Miere in one of the most tragical moments in the history of the Telladarian Empire - the War of the Seven Nations. You will yourself in the middle of epic battles and tangled intrigues and will guide his heroes through love and hatred, friendship and betrayal, glorious victories and bitter defeats.

'Dragon Empires' Cancelled

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 3:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters has taken the decision to cancel further development of Dragon Empires, the company's massively multiplayer online role playing project. Dragon Empires received incredible support from its online community and won acclaim from PC and online media while in development. However, technical issues have resulted in the project's discontinuation. Read more for details ...

Hip Interactive's EGN 2004 Lineup (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Sept. 3, 2004 @ 2:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Head over to our dedicated EGN section to check out the following new screens from Hip Interactive's 2004 EGN lineup:

  • CT Special Forces: Fire for Effect (PS2/Xbox/PC)
  • Garfield (PS2/PC)
  • Pariah (Xbox/PC)
  • Stolen (PS2/Xbox/PC)
  • The Mummy (PS2/Xbox/PC)