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'Hell Forces' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 28, 2004 @ 12:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Hell Forces is a classical FPS in which the main hero, Stephen Geist, is trying to find out, what has happened to his missing friend. During this search he is mired in a satanic conspiracy, and is trying to stop dread forces of Baphometh, the servant of Satan. Infernal legions are uncountable, but Stephen is not. Only with your help he can find out the truth and stop the invasion.

'Maximus XV' - v1.01 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 27, 2004 @ 3:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Maximus XV Abraham Strong: Space Mercenary created by Rebelmind is a sci-fi RPG/action title presented in astounding real-time 3D graphics. The story puts you on a massive space ship, the Maximus XV, full of convicted prisoners, that's got trapped inside a cosmic anomaly known as a Black Nebula. This update brings your retail game to v1.01 and addresses some gfx issues, map problems and the usual bug fixes. Read more for download links ...

'Pacific Storm' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 27, 2004 @ 1:46 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The furious battle of Pearl Harbor became the first in the sequence of gory sea combats. Now you can take part in all major Pacific battles of the World War II in the Pacific Storm game that is a mixture of RTS, war-game and simulator. All major and important sea battles of World War II, which took place in the Pacific Ocean, are included and you can play either for the USA or Japan. Mine the resources (money, iron and nickel ore, bauxites and oil), train various units and retaliate!

'Ground Control II: Operation Exodus' - Bonus Multiplayer Map

by Judy on Nov. 27, 2004 @ 12:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Massive Entertainment has released a new multiplayer map or its sci-gi RTS Ground Control II: Operation Exodus. This Water Ways bonus map, created by Massive's Andreas Palmgren, needs to be installed in the standalone copy in the game's Custom_Maps folder. Massive Entertainment will be releasing new maps every Friday for the next few months. Read more for download links ...

'Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines' - Patch Coming Soon

by Judy on Nov. 27, 2004 @ 12:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

German site Gamesweb made a quick phonecall to their local Activision office and receive word that Troika is working on a patch for their just released action/RPG Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines. No specific release date was ,mentioned yet bit the update is supposed to address various performance issues and other glitches.

'Eschaton: Chain of Command' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 27, 2004 @ 10:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Eschaton: Chain of Command takes you directly into the heat of an epic space battle as you pilot a space-mech through an asteroid field, lead a bomber squadron during a capital ship raid, blast fighters in an interceptor, command a battleship against a space station, or play as a commander, providing strategical direction to hundreds of units, many of which are controlled by actual players.

KDV Games Signs Publishing Deal with Codemasters

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 6:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A few days ago we revealed that KD-Labs has formed a new label KDV Games and today they announced the signing of a deal which will see Codemasters publish their first, yet unannounced, title. KDV Games is focused on the development of new technologies and professional toolsets for the effective creation of quality entertainment software and the new project will become the first testing ground for its brand new Vista Engine.

'DOOM 3' - v1.1.1286 Linux Client/Server Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 6:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

id Software released an updated Linux client/server patch for their sci-fi FPS DOOM 3. This update brings your linux game to v1.1.1286 and addresses some sound issues and other bug fixes. Read more for download links ...

Paradox Entertainment Goes Interactive

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 11:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Following a successful growth of the interactive business, developer and publisher Paradox Entertainment announces the formation of a new company: Paradox Interactive. The new entity will be handling all of the interactive business previously dealt with by Paradox Entertainment. Paradox Interactive will continue to build on their renowned franchises including Europa Universalis and Crusader Kings. The first game to be released under the new name is the much awaited Grand Strategy title Hearts of Iron 2, sequel to the acclaimed Hearts of Iron.

'Pathologic' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 11:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Pathologic is a unique example of a dramatic game, which directly affects the player's state of mind. Featuring a bizarre combination of first-person game, role-playing features, non-linear plot and real time flow, three unique campaigns and multiple endings.

'Painkiller: Battle out of Hell' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 11:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Picking up right where the game’s story left off, Battle out of Hell includes an additional single-player chapter with 10 levels, as well as new multiplayer modes, maps and models. It will also offer an amplified arsenal of un-deadly weapons, bigger and badder bosses and the map editor Software Development Kit. Check the new screens...

NCsoft Launches European 'City of Heroes' Websites

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 10:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

NCsoft Europe has announced the imminent arrival of the official European websites for the award-winning massively multiplayer online game - City of Heroes. Available in English, French and German languages, the official websites will be an essential resource to both the existing and the future European City of Heroes communities. They will offer localised content, news relevant to the region and, of particular interest to new players, information on the forthcoming European Beta programme which is scheduled to commence in December.

'Operation: Matriarchy' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 10:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In 'Operation: Matriarchy' you are a trooper of the government army sent with the expeditionary force to attack Velian. As you accomplish missions given to you at the headquarters, you get new opportunities in selection of weapons and military equipment. Each mission will also get you closer to the secret of the origin of the Velian anomaly of the human race.

'Stranger' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 10:14 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. 'Stranger' will also feature multiplayer although details beyond "The players may play on their own, or unite in teams" are a bit sktechy. Check the freshly launched website, or read more for new screens...

'Alexander: The Hour of Heroes' Ships In The UK - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 10:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The action role-play game Alexander: The Hour of Heroes brings the legends and battles fought by the Greek hero Alexander the Great back to life. The title is due for release on the 26th of November. Read more for details and new screens ...

'Xpand Rally' - Custom Track Pack Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 9:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Techland has released a custom map pack for its rally racing sim Xpand Rally, featuring one dirt race track set in Arizona, and a few eight-shaped destruction derby tracks. Read more for download links.

'Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures' (NGC) Coming To Europe

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 4:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Everyone's favourite hero Link, returns to the Nintendo GameCube on 7 January 2005, when The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures launches in the UK. In this first multiplayer Zelda game for the Nintendo GameCube, up to four people can battle together to save Hyrule, by using their Game Boy Advances with Nintendo GameCube Game Boy Advance Link Cables.

'Fahrenheit' Developer Terminates Contract with Vivendi

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 4:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

French developer Quantic Dreams, who is currently developing the 'Fahrenheit', has announced that they have severed ties Vivendi, which will no longer publish Quantic's interactive psycho thriller. Fahrenheit is in the final stages of development, and the PS2/PC title is being shopped around to other interested parties, an announcement will be made next week, November 30th.

'WWII Tank Commander' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 3:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

WWII Tank Commander is Sylum Entertainment's military arcade-style action game. Take command of a Sherman tank in General Patton’s Fourth Armored Division as you destroy enemy armor and infantry, escort Allied convoys, rescue hostages, and help free Europe from Nazi rule.

'Brigade E5: New Jagged Union' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 26, 2004 @ 3:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Brigade E5: New Jagged Union is a tactical turn-based game. The scene of action is a small country called Palinero somewhere in the tropics. Recently a coup d'etat has happened in the country and civil war is about to break out. The main character of the game has to hire a band of mercenaries and take control of the situation. Read more for new screens ...