'Platoon' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 11:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Platoon covers the period from the early days of the conflict (late 1965) to the height of battle in 1968. and recreates some of the most tragic moments of the Vietnam war : Operation “Shiny Bayonet”, the Pleiku Campaign, Operation “Pershing” ... Combat and weapons are ultra realistic, real-life tactics making use of real US Army reports and documents. Check out 28 new screens ...

'March : Offworld Recon' - Screens Gallery

by Thomas on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 8:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Buka Entertainmet send over a copy of MARCH!: Offworld Recon – a high-class innovative combination of FPS, arcade, and tactical simulation. Based on the powerful graphic engine by LithTech, it features spectacular 3D graphics, highly realistic environments and breath-taking visual effects. You better check out our screens, almost 100 shots. Looking pretty awesome..

'Battlefield 1942: The Road to Rome' - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 4:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we posted up the announcement from Electronic Arts and their upcoming expansion, The Road to Rome, for BattleField 1942. Today we tossed up 20 screens from this expansion.. Read more for the shots!

New WorthPlaying Giveaway: 'Icewind Dale II'

by Thomas on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 2:48 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Icewind Dale II delivers the depth of gameplay expected by Action-RPG fans while providing an attractive entry point players new to the genre. Now WorthPlaying is giving away 10 copies of the PC game "IceWind Dale 2" from Interplay! So what are you waiting for? Follow this link to sign up, its all for free baby!!

'Paradise Cracked' - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 2:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by MiST land, Paradise Cracked is a tactical role-playing game set in the futuristic world of cyberpunk inspired by the great works of William Gibson and Philip K. Dick, and the movies "Bladerunner", "Matrix" and "Ghost in the Shell". Today we serve up 14 new shots!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 10:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Aero Elite Combat Academy' (PS2) Announced

by Thomas on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 10:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA of America, Inc. today announced that "Aero Elite Combat Academy" is currently in development exclusively for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system. "Aero Elite" is slated for release in March 2003. Designed by SEGA's legendary SEGA-AM2 studio, "Aero Elite" puts gamers in the cockpit of more than 60 of the world's most high-performance aircraft - from supersonic fighters to heavily-armed attack helicopters. "Aero Elite's" realistic training mode puts rookie pilots through their paces, fully preparing gamers for intense aerial combat. With a blend of fast-paced action, realistic fighter controls, and a slew of flight options, "Aero Elite" delivers dozens of customizable missions, scores of environments and a thrilling two-player mode that virtual pilots everywhere won't want to miss. (thanks EvilAvatar)

'Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 8:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

WizardWorks and Infogrames just released the first update patch for their recently released World War II shooter Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater. This upgrade brings your retail game to v2.35 patch and fixes "many" multiplayer crashes, optimizes bandwidth usage, offers small map tweaks, sound fixes, and more (thanks Bluesnews). Read more for detailed fix list and links where to get it ...

MicroMachines (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 7:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

MicroMachines is one of the strongest and most successful franchises in the history of video games. It has now been updated to take advantage of the processing power of next-generation consoles, and offers the same fast-paced top-down racing with miniature vehicles that has made MicroMachines games so popular in the past... and then some! The gameplay is more varied than ever before, with a huge variety of tracks and levels in many different environments. There is also a large selection of vehicles on offer for next-gen gamers.

'Echelon:Wind Warriors' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 7:09 a.m. PST | 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. We took our beta for a ride and snapped some screens .. Njoy!

'Enclave' (PC) - Movie

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 6:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In the fantastic world of Enclave a deep rift in the earth separates good from bad. The lands of light are prospering and growing. Surrounded by the barren planes of the dark devastated by war, they form an enclave of peace and sincerity. The rift, however, is about to close. From now on, there will be no more peace in everyday life throughout the border lands. Both empires are arming themselves for war. We now have a trailer of the Enclave PC version with in game footage! Read more for links where to get it ...

'Dragon Ball Z : Budokai' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 4:59 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dragon Ball Z Budokai is an authentic and deep 3D fighting game set in the spectacular world of DBZ and filled with the fiercest fighters the universe has ever known. Test your skills against the most powerful Dragon Ball Z heroes and the most sinister villains. Every battle is more intense, more dangerous, and more epic than the one before. Will you be the last warrior standing?

'Rygar: The Legendary Adventure' (PS2) - Movie

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 12:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The story of Rygar begins with the Island of Argus being plagued by evil Titans. Armageddon has spread over the land, creating chaos as volcanoes, earthquakes, and monsters ravage the countryside. In mankind’s darkest hour, a hero rises from the ashes to defeat the Titans, rescue the princess and restore order to the land. The player will become Rygar and his legendary adventure will begin. Playstation Japan now features a streaming video that we converted for your convenience so that you can download it, read more for links ...

Legend Of The 'Savage' Saga Revealed

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 12:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

S2 Games reveals the story behind its ground breaking real time strategy shooter, Savage, with part one of a four-part comic book series. To discover the origins of the Savage war between humans and beasts, read more ...

'O.R.B' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 11:24 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First just let us know that they have just released the first patch for their recently released 3D space-based RTS, OffWorld Resource Base (O.R.B.). This update patch fixes a few bugs and mainly adds some scenario issues. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to get it ...

'Robin Hood: The Legend of Sherwood' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 11:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Spellbound announced earlier today that they have released a small patch for their game, Robin Hood: The Legend of Sherwood. “We recognize that there is a lag problem while running on Windows 98 or ME and this patch will rectify any and all of the issues the consumer might encounter,” says Adam Phillips, Executive Producer of Third Party Development. Read more for details and links ...

'Battlefield 1942: Road to Rome' Officially Announced

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 10:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts is excited to announce the expansion pack, Battlefield 1942: The Road to Rome for the PC. The multiplayer-focused expansion pack will give players more of what they have grown accustomed to with the original BattleField 1942 title, including more maps, more vehicles, and more fighting forces. The Road to Rome will focus exclusively on the largely underpublicized Italian and Sicilian campaigns of WWII. Players can choose to fight on six new maps including Operation Husky (Sicily) and the battles for Anzio and Monte Cassino. Each map comes with highly detailed environments such as Italian houses, Mediterranean trees and even the Monte Cassino Monastery.

'Rocky' (NGC/GBA) Ships To Stores Nationwide

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced Rocky for Nintendo GameCube and Game Boy Advance has shipped. Developed by UK-based Rage Games, LTD, Rocky lets gamers relive each dramatic fight and memorable moment from the Rocky through Rocky V movies. Rocky is rated "T-Teen" on GameCube and "E-Everyone" on Game Boy Advance, and is available for a suggested retail price of $49.99 and $29.99, respectively.

'Xenus' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The game begins when Kevin Myers receives a call from magazine his sister works for. He is told that she didn't contact them more than 10 days and they are afraid she missed in Colombia during her journalist investigation. So, Kevin departures to this country in order to rescue her. Having arrived he finds himself in the world of violence where 70 out of 100 hundreds people are killed each year. There are many forces fight for the power in Colombia. They are officials, guerrilla, narco mafia, Indians, bandits, CIA. The player has to maneuver between them to reach the main goal to find lost sister. The scenery that looks banal in the beginning step-by-step gets mixed up and finally becomes semi-mystic. Some new screens, damn this puppy looks GOOD!

'Nightcaster II: Equinox' (XB) Announced - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

To coincide with the one-year anniversary of the Xbox, Jaleco Entertainment announces a whole new world of spell-casting with the brilliant action shooter Nightcaster II: Equinox, crafted exclusively for Xbox. Nightcaster II: Equinox is a vibrant 3D action spell-shooter set in a dark fantasy world. This fast moving adventure features multi-directional spell-casting combined with intense melee combat to create an exhilarating and captivating gameplay experience. Read more for details, features and screens ...