'Echelon: Wind Warriors' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 4, 2003 @ 3:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Echelon: Wind Warriors is the next evolution in futuristic flight combat that delivers the latest technical and gameplay innovations demanded by today's experienced game playing audience without sacrificing accessibility for newcomers. Players fly a variety of futuristic aircraft through a number of new missions set on a spectacular continent that takes seven hours of real-time flying to cross... Today we serve up ten gusty screenshots to keep you going till next month's release.

Galactic Conquest Patch 0.1B & Black Bag Op Update

by Thomas on Aug. 4, 2003 @ 12:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Galactic Conquest team has released a patch for the Starwars based mod. In this patch they fixed the lag in the multiplayer mode and some other changes. The patch is 7,4MB to download and includes loads of fixes and changes.. More info and download here!

From Black Bag Operations comes a new update for their Remote BF 1942 Admin tool. This new update brings BFSM up to version BFSM 2.0 beta 3f. More about whats new in the latest update and download here!

Star Wars RPG For Xbox Sells Through More Than 270,000 Units

by Thomas on Aug. 4, 2003 @ 12:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts’ Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, a new role-playing game for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft, has flown off store shelves at light speed in its first two weeks of availability, selling more than 270,000 units. The game, which debuted July 16, set a new record for Xbox game sales, selling through its initial allocation in its first four days of release.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Thomas on Aug. 4, 2003 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Face of Mankind' - Heaven's End Part 2

by Thomas on Aug. 3, 2003 @ 12:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official background story of Face of Mankind continues. Read about it in Heaven's End - Part 2 and find out what happened to Raif Sevrance and the young girl Alinea.

Face of Mankind is a massively multiplayer online roleplaying game (MMORPG) in a persistent world. Thousands of players throughout the world can compete in a realistic and futuristic world of the 24th century. It combines an epic story-driven mission system over years with a complex economic system which can also affect the story deeply.

'GORKY ZERO' Trailer Released

by Thomas on Aug. 3, 2003 @ 12:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metropolis Team invites you to download GORKY ZERO trailer. The trailer is 48MB to download and can be found here!

The action of Gorky Zero takes place a few years before the times of Gorky 17 as we participate in one of Sullivan's first missions that is a secret operation in the Ukraine. The game belongs to a popular sneak-em-up genre, and its action takes place in a real time. Cole Sullivan prefers to stay in the shadow but in the face of a real threat, he can pull out a gun and get rid of all his enemies.

Targetware Online Flight Sim Beta Test

by Thomas on Aug. 3, 2003 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Targetware, LLC is pleased to announce the availability of the Targetware Online Flight Sim System for public download and testing.

Targetware is a massively-multiplayer, high-fidelity combat flight sim system that gives players total control over their flight sim environment. The first three flight simulators using the Targetware system, Target Rabaul (WWII), Target Korea (Korean War), and Target Flanders (WWI), can be easily downloaded from within the Targetware interface. Online play is free during the Open Beta period.

More info and download here!

New BFC Development Forum Up And Running

by Thomas on Aug. 2, 2003 @ 12:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Michael Rowland, Community Liaison Officer @ Codemasters posted up following information on our forum today.

Theres a new dev forum for Battlefield Command over at the codemasters website. In it are some new screen shots for the new RTS game.

The second dev update has now been posted on the forum with some nice in development screenies of the AT guns and an odd looking armoured car.

Click here to check it out!

'Half-Life 2' - Bugbait Trailer Available NOW

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 11:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Valve unleashed the sixth Half-Life 2 video via Valve's Steam distribution program. The new Bugbait trailer runs for about 3 minutes (the longest one so far) and showing off more gameplay footage from this upcoming FPS. Read more for download links ....

'Killzone' (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 12:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today we posted up information regarding Sony today finally released the first official details of the highly-touted PS2 shooter Killzone. Read more for the screenshots!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As Part #2

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 12:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Tron 2.0' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 11:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buena Vista Games has released an updated demo for Tron 2.0 that is based on a more-polished version of the game than the demo released last month and includes a single-player level and several multiplayer options thanks gamespot. Read more for download links ...

'Shadowlands' Available August 26

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Funcom's expansion pack Shadowlands for Anarchy Online has gone gold and will ship on August 26. The expansion pack will include the full version of Anarchy Online, Anarchy Online - Notum Wars and Anarchy Online – Shadowlands, as well as one month of included game-time for new accounts. (thanks GameSpyDaily). Read more for features!

Vivendi Universal Games As New Customer For Gamebryo Technology

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 8:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NDL, a developer of 3D graphics technology for the computer and video game industry, announced today that it has issued a publishing license of its Gamebryo 3D graphics engine and toolkit to Vivendi Universal Games. The agreement, which covers all major game platforms, will allow Vivendi Universal Games' development teams to create unique and compelling interactive content for the PC and video game console systems.

'Sitting Ducks' (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 8:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Capitalizing on the latest in 3D animation and CGI technology, Sitting Ducks uses a ground breaking modeling and animation system that gives the show a warmer and more lifelike appearance. This innovative series follows the feathered citizens of "DuckTown," focusing on the unusual friendship of a duck named Bill and his best pal, an alligator named Aldo who share an unlikely friendship despite coming from opposite ends of the food chain... Earlier today we tossed up a bunch GBA screens and here are nine PlayStation 2 screenshots.

'Firestarter' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game is developed on original high-tech engine The Firestarter Engine, which uses the possibilities of the latest accelerator generation GeForce3/4. Among the engine possibilities are work with outdoor and indoor areas, coloured dynamic lighting, dynamic shadows, vertex and pixel shaders, T&L, procedure textures, various classes of particle system-based effects, interactive and destructible level objects, realistic physics, high-polygonal character and monster models (up to 5000 of polygons), skeleton animation. The official site has once again been updated with 3 new screens, read more to check them out...

Ken Livingstone Praises The Games Industry

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 7:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, has sent a goodwill message to London Games Week and has praised the creativity of the games industry in general. His message comes in a week when nearly every major company has confirmed their participation in the event, set to take place in Earls Court in four weeks time.

The Mayor says in his message: "Trade shows and conferences like London Games Week have a major role to play in developing industry, creating an environment where deals can be done and new ideas are generated.

Gathering Exposes The Truth Behind Space Colony's Characters

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 7:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Computer and video game publisher Gathering, a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc today unveiled information about the characters in Space Colony, a people sim-city builder PC game. Space Colony invites PC pioneers to establish and build cosmic settlements and manage a dysfunctional crew of 20 characters while fighting off alien attacks and attempting to make a profit. Space Colony is slated for release in September.

Take A Ride In Lara Croft's Customized Jeep

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 7:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Think you have what it takes to maneuver through the Mayan Ruins in Lara Croft's custom Jeep Wrangler Rubicon? Visitors to Jeep.com and Yahoo! Games can find out when they download "Jeep 4x4: Trail of Life." The PC-based computer game is also being promoted through Yahoo! Games, the leading online games destination (Nielsen//Net Ratings May 2003). "Jeep 4x4: The Trail of Life" offers users the ability to virtually drive the same Jeep Wrangler Rubicon driven by Lara Croft in the recently released movie, "Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life."

Crave Entertainment Ships Various Games For PS2

by Thomas on Aug. 1, 2003 @ 6:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment, a publisher of videogame entertainment, announced today that three new titles: Mojo!, eJay Clubworld and Butt Ugly Martians: Zoom or Doom! for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system have shipped to retailers.