'rFactor' - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 4:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Presenting rFactor, the new racing simulation series from Image Space Incorporated. After successfully creating over a dozen products in the past ten years, Image Space takes the next logical step, creating a completely new technology base and development process. This new isiMotor 2.0 environment will be the foundation on which to build exciting products for many years to come.

'Code Age Commanders' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 4:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

With customizable weapons and hardcore, real time battle systems that take place on a 3D field, Square Enix's newest RPG Code Age Commanders sets the scene for action that's never been seen before. The game's character creation system allows players to customize their character's abilities, affecting their character's growth patterns by the decisions they make.

'Down In Flames' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 12:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Down In Flames focuses on tactical fighter to fighter dogfight combat in World War II. The game is turn based, and the action is resolved through a unique 'action - reaction' game mechanic that allows players to experience the feel of real life aerial dogfighting with a fast paced, easy to learn system. This demo features one campaign (Dunkirk), 4 planes, online and lan (up to 4 players), and choose from four different nationalities. This demo requires you to install Microsoft .Net Framework 1.01. Read more for details and download links ...

'Diablo II' - v1.11 Patch Coming Soon

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 5:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Almost 2 years after previous patch, Blizzard has revealed that work on on a new update for their ever popular RPG Diablo II is nearing completion. While no specific details, or release date, were revealed, they did show off some new screenshots, and a few teaser words "Great evil has returned to the world of Diablo 2. Will you answer the call to save Sanctuary? Patch 1.11 is coming...." (thanks VE3D). We will of course have the patch on our fileserver network as soon as it becomes available.

'Jak X: Combat Racing' (PS2) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 4:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jak X: Combat Racing, created exclusively for the PS2 by Naughty Dog, introduces head-to-head car combat and incorporating both multiplayer and online functionality to deliver a refreshingly new experience to fans of both the Jak and Daxter series and car combat gameplay.

'Fenimore Fillmore's Revenge' - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 4:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Announced a few months ago, the best adventure of 2004 is getting ready for a new delivery, the third installment in the saga. Fenimore Fillmore┬┤s Revenge is now in development. Revistronic are presently finishing the script and working on the graphic concept, with the intention of publishing it for the entire world in the 2nd Quarter of 2006.

'WarCraft III' - Skibi's Castle TD Bonus Map Available NOW

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 4:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard has released yet another new Warcraft III map, this time called "Skibi's Castle TD"... Map info: "Official Blizzard version of the popular TD with a mini-game twist! Defeat the onslaught of mobs solo or in two teams of up to five players each." This is a medium sized map and the suggested no. of players is 1-10. It is based on the "Cityscape" tileset. Go download it here!

'Myst V: End of Ages' Developer Q&A #2

by Rainier on July 30, 2005 @ 3:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Picking up immediately where the original Myst ended, players are presented the privilege, challenge and responsibility of restoring the lost empire of the D'ni - an ancient civilization of people who thrived for thousands of years but later met with a great catastrophe. Ubisoft sends out a pre-canned interview with game design director Ryan Miller explaining the slate system.

PC Preview - 'Origin of the Species'

by Tim "The Rabbit" Mithee on July 30, 2005 @ 3:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Origin of the Species is a third-person action adventure title which combines real world locations, present day conspiracy, and both military and sci-fi enemies to produce a vibrant, fast-paced game world.

PC Review - 'Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars'

by Angus Cormack on July 30, 2005 @ 3:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars returns one of the most successful strategy games of the past years to the real-time battlefield - with reinforcements: Meet Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of France and probably the most ingenious strategist in European history! Enter the battle on the side of one of 10 great European nations and rewrite European history in six exciting campaigns.