By taking the suspense, challenge and visceral charge of the original, and adding startling new realism and responsiveness, Half-Life 2 opens the door to a world where the player's presence affects everything around him, from the physical environment to the behaviors even the emotions of both friends and enemies. Valve has released the second self-running Bink format video for Half-Life 2. This high res video shows off Kleiner's Lab from the E3 presentation
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Island Thunder is set high in the mountains of Cuba's Sierra de los Organos, a Marine Osprey transport has been shot down by the warlord's guerilla forces. The Ghosts are sent in to recover the crash survivors, and destroy the guerillas' mobile SAM unit before it can do further damage.
Codemasters today revealed a new trailer showcasing the mystical world of sorcerers, dragons, and monsters in Dragon Empires, the highly anticipated massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) coming spring 2004. The movie soars into Dragon Empires’ world on the wings of the incredible Bird Dragon as it swoops down into a valley, races over buildings, and skims the tops of forest trees before flying onto a battlefield.
With Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Ubi Soft and Jordan Mechner are channeling their combined talents to breathe new life into the action/adventure genre. They’re creating rich characters, white-knuckle action and a plot with more twists than the exotic, elaborate castle featured in the game,” said Serge Hascoët, Editor in Chief, Ubi Soft Entertainment. “We’re thrilled to move forward with the legendary Prince of Persia brand and eagerly await the launch of the next masterpiece from our world-famous Montreal studio.
"Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds" will feature an engrossing single-player Quest Mode featuring a story that includes characters from "Magic: The Gathering" storylines while also introducing a variety of new characters and locales. Single-player Quest Mode will be composed of six chapters, each featuring up to 15 quests. Most quests will involve battles with resident duelists, sub-bosses or bosses who often control a particular creature or spell that the player has not yet acquired. As the player progresses, the resident duelists get tougher and control more powerful spells. Upon defeating these opponents, players can gain access to these new spells and creatures; the enemy duelist becomes playable within the game; and, the player can select from various clothing and other accoutrements, allowing players to customize the look of their chosen duelist.