'Strive On Conflict' Announced

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epiphany 6 Studios announces today the development of Strive on Conflict. This title is a PC turn-based strategy game in which the player can face off against practically any army in history in a series of strategic battles to save the world as we know it. Features to include: online play, planned expansion packs, stat tracking, and much more.

'Battlefield 2' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Battlefield 2, players will choose to fight for one of three military superpowers: the United States, China, or the newly formed Middle East Coalition. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take control of any of the game's 30+ vehicles to engage in major conflicts with over 100 players in some of the largest online battles on the PC.

'Evolution Studios' Goes Playstation Exclusive

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) and Evolution Studios are delighted to announce the signing of a deal that will see Evolution, creator of the multi-million selling World Rally Championship (WRC) series for PlayStation2, develop games exclusively for SCEE and Sony platforms.

'Poacher' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 16, 2004 @ 2:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Poacher' represents an entirely new facet of gameplay for all first person shooter and resource management enthusiasts. You are Roman Sar, a poacher with a bad attitude and big guns. You fight and struggle your way through the African Congo to the deep jungles of India as you hunt for the most famous of endangered species; all the while avoiding and battling the dreaded Game Wardens.

'Counter-Strike: Source' - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on Aug. 15, 2004 @ 12:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Counter-strike: Source is the remake of the most popular online FPS ever using Valve's latest Source engine, which also powers Half-Life 2. 'Counter-Strike: Source' features all the content CS fans are familiar with, but with excellent graphics. Game2XS has an interesting article up about the changes in CS:S, or you can check our new screens taken from the beta as well as in-game footage we captured during one of our sessions.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 15, 2004 @ 12:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

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

  • Half-Life 2 - Trailer
  • Tony Hawk's Underground 2 - Trailer
  • Battle Mages: Sign Of Darkness - Trailer
  • Armies of Exigo - Trailer
  • Flat-Out - Trailers (2)
  • Def Jam: Fight For NY - Teaser Trailer #2

'EverQuest II' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2004 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EverQuest II returns to the culturally diverse world of Norrath in the future of the original EverQuest, with the sheer size and graphical detail greater than ever seen before. Larger in scope than its predecessor, EverQuest II will allow players from every corner of the earth to explore familiar areas and new, undiscovered territories of Norrath.

'Street Legal Racing: Redline' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2004 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Almost a year after the game shipped, Activision Value has released a demo for Invictus' Street Legal Racing: Redline. This demo/trial version features all game content, allowing you to race for 60 minutes after which you must purchase a license key to unlock the full game (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links...

'LotR: The Battle for Middle-earth' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2004 @ 11:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Battle for Middle Earth utilizes the Generals game engine, and in the game, players can select from the different "good" or "evil" campaigns, where they will be given the freedom to command a variety of major armies from the films, each with their own distinct strengths and weaknesses.

'Battlefield 1942' - Updated MDT Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2004 @ 11:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released an updated version for the Battlefield 1942 Mod Development Tool. The v2.5 MDT introduces tools and guides for both the beginning and advanced Battlefield 1942 modder. This version is fully compatibility with Battlefield Vietnam and adds enhancements and fixes to the vehicle editor, .SM file imports and exports, the menu editor, and more. Read more for download links ...

'Scarface' Official Website Launched

by Judy on Aug. 14, 2004 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi has launched the official website for their freshly announced action title Scarface. Based on Brian DePalma's epic film that transcends generations and appeals to contemporary and urban audiences alike, Scarface, is now coming for the first time to game consoles worldwide. In a complex world filled with excess and greed, players can take the role of Tony Montana, one of the most ruthless gangsters ever depicted on film. Developed by Radical Games, this third person action shooter is expected to ship Autumn 2005.

'Summer Games 2004' Announced - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 5:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Surfside Games Inc. announced today the Summer Games 2004. This multi-discipline game features first-person and third-person views. The game can be downloaded immediately for PC and will be available throughout retail outlets soon. Summer Games 2004 takes you through the competition of classic Olympic events in the disciplines of track and field, swimming and shooting. A demo is available letting you try out the full game for one hour. Read more for details and download links...

'Wish' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 4:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wish's highly-scalable server cluster infrastructure allows the game to support tens of thousands of simultaneous players in a single shared world. Wish is the first massively multi player online role playing game that truly tells a story, and lets player actions have lasting implications on the world. A couple of more screens to whet your appetite ...

'NHL 2005' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 4:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA SPORTS lights it up in the 13th season of world championship hockey with EA SPORTS NHL 2005. Delivering top shelf gameplay that captures the speed, finesse, and lighting-fast flow of pro hockey, NHL 2005 challenges gamers of all skill levels to lace up their skates and take command of the open ice.

'Dungeon Lords' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 3:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Dungeon Lords" blends the depth of an epic Fantasy RPG with the flexibility of an FPS-style control system. Gamers journey through a land of ancient castles and dungeon lairs to engage in real-time tactical combat with a variety of deadly foes. It's not just about the battles though, as magic spells and hundreds of powerful weapons and artifacts play a huge role in the game. If you haven't yet, check our previously posted preview, or read more for some new screens.

'Immortal Cities: Children of the Nile' Beta Sign-Ups Open

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 2:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Children of the Nile is the next generation of city-building game, where, as Pharaoh, you lead the people of ancient Egypt, uniting them as you elevate your status, striving to become a supreme and god-like ruler. Read more to find out how you can sign up to be a beta tester!

LucasArts Confirms Layoffs

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 1:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts confirmed today a major restructuring of its development studio. It marks the first change within the company since Jim Ward took over as president in May. Read more for details ...

'Dungeon Siege II' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 1:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Dungeon Siege II" returns players to the beautiful fantasy land of Aranna, but it is a land scarred by civil war, where the lines between good and evil are blurred. Players must lead an elite battle party against Valdis, a vicious marauder determined to return the world to order, no matter the cost. "Dungeon Siege II" promises to set a new standard in role-playing games by combining an intriguing story-line with intense real-time party combat and cutting edge 3D graphics.

'Backyard Wrestling 2: There Goes the Neighborhood' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 1:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Backyard Wrestling 2: There Goes The Neighborhood places gamers deep in the heart of Small Town America, USA. Backyard Wrestling Inc. has announced "your town" as the location of its first live pay per view. They've put a million dollars cash prize on the line for the wrestler who's got what it takes to destroy every obstacle in their way to the main event and ultimately the unified BYW championship.

KumaWar Launches 'The Battle for Mosul' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 13, 2004 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KumaWar, the computer video game which re-creates real war events weeks after they occur has released its most precise mission map to date in al Qaeda: The Battle for Mosul. Using advanced game tools, extensive research and satellite imagery, KumaWar today released an accurate replica of the area in Iraq in which US Army troops repelled an al Qaeda attack as a playable computer video game.