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June 2018


Rebellion Acquires Strangelite Studios

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 5:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

An update on Strangelite's website reveals that the Starship Troopers developer is now part of the Rebellion group of studios and is working with Rebellion on two FPS titles on PC and console, one of them a brand new IP.

Various Game Trailers #741

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 9:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

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

  • Bone: The Great Cow Race - Trailer #6

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

'Prey' (X360/PC) Weekly Update #11

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 9:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today 3D Realms posted their latest installment in the weekly Prey update in which Human Head Studios Chris Rhinehart tells us all about the latest feature, GDC expereince, feature requests from 3DR and fixing bugs, plans for E3, explaining the QA process, and an updated changelog of items added/removed in the game.

'2006 FIFA World Cup' (ALL) - 22 New Screens

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 3:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EA will celebrate the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany with the launch of the event's only officially licensed videogame, 2006 FIFA World Cup. The videogame will ship on all platforms including X360 in April 2006 in anticipation of the real-world tournament which begins in June.

World Of Warcraft Guide Author Sues Blizzard

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 3:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Brian Kopp, author of The Ultimate World of Warcraft Leveling & Gold Guide, filed a lawsuit against Blizzard, Vivendi and the ESA for attempting to stop him his guide, according to CNET. Blizzard had his eBay account blocked, twice, claiming trademark and copyright infringement issues. With his countersuit Brian is looking for monetary compensation; an injunction preventing the entities from interfering with his sales; and a judgment that his book is protected by the First Amendment and doesn't interfere with intellectual-property rights.

'Stranger' - Developer Diary #1

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 2:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Stranger is a real-time strategy game, with elements of role playing games set in a world, split in two parts, surface and a subterranean one, which are in a tenuous balance. Fireglow Games gives us more details about the game's RPG, magic and strategy elements.

'Spellforce 2: Shadow Wars' - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 2:21 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In SpellForce II you are Commander of your troops and front fighting hero, solving quests and overcoming obstacles as in classical RPGs, but also leading armies as in an RTS. Your character is supported by up to 5 heroes who can be summoned at special monuments - these will become available in stronger versions as you progress and reveal more of the epic storyline.

PSP Review - 'Pursuit Force'

by Hugh McHarg on March 25, 2006 @ 2:08 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Pursuit Force is a fast-paced arcade-action game, that fuses driving and combat mechanics to create a unique gaming experience for PSP. Pursuit Force follows the misadventures of a rookie Police Officer tracking down five criminal gangs across an entire fictional state in America.

'Demons of Mercy' Revealed

by Rainier on March 25, 2006 @ 1:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Based on the upcoming comic book series by author R.H. Stavis (Lara Croft Memoirs), this high energy, epic, action/adventure game takes place in the not too distant future, where a gorgeous assassin named Mercy Dawn discovers there is more to this world and what is needed to save it from apocalypse.