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'DemiKids: Light and Dark' (GBA) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 12:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atlus U.S.A. announced today that "DemiKids: Light and Dark Versions" for the Game Boy Advance, an offshoot of the insanely popular Shin Megami Tensei series in Japan has shipped to retailers nationwide..

Play Inside The World Of Hakuna Matata With 'Disney's The Lion King 1 1/2'

by Thomas on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 12:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Join Timon, Pumbaa and Simba in the greatest Disney's The Lion King adventures yet. Disney Interactive, a publishing label of Buena Vista Games, Inc., today announced the availability of "Disney's The Lion King 1 1/2" for Game Boy Advance and "Disney's The Lion King PC Game Collection" in retail stores nationwide. Created with the same spirited fun and humor as the cherished films, both titles will capture kids' hearts as they journey through the many awaiting challenges, activities and surprises. With the Game Boy Advance title, kids also get to view exclusive film clips for The Walt Disney Company's upcoming film, "Disney's The Lion King 1 1/2: Hakuna Matata," coming to DVD and video in February 2004.

'Need for Speed Underground' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 12:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enter the world of urban street racing and high performance tuner cars with the latest title in the hit Need for Speed series: Need for Speed Underground. Take on today’s most popular tuner cars from Mitsubishi Motors, Subaru, Toyota and many more, building the ultimate street machine by earning cash to pay for custom body kits and a host of licensed car performance mods. But just creating a custom street racing machine will not get you to the top; it takes a certain amount of attitude and razor sharp driving skills to compete in the tough world of urban racing. Check out them shiny screens!

'Pax Romana' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 11:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Designed by the creators of Europa Universalis, Pax Romana is based in ancient Rome and features both strategic and political gameplay. The strategic aspect is very much a battle of cunning and well-planned field tactics, whereas the political side involves the manipulation of senators and generals alike, as politicians seek to gain military and financial power. Wannabe politicians can even assume the role of characters such as Caesar, Pompey or Crassus and lead their factions into 40 different political and battle scenarios.

'Alfa: AntiTerror' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 11:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mistland (Paradise Cracked developers) have another project lined up for the near future, "Alfa: AntiTerror" (expected 1st quarter 2004). The sad reality of life in many countries. The global problem of modern times. A war, which can neither be won nor lost. The unpromising forecasts of scientists and experts concerning further development of things. Terrorism is waiting for our answer. An answer we are about to deliver. Read more for details and 4 new screens ...

'Prince of Persia: Sands of Time' (ALL) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 11:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time takes place within an exotic, mysterious world representing Persian architecture, animals and attire. After his father invades the palace of the Maharajah, the Prince, tricked by a treacherous vizier, uses a magic dagger to release the dangerous Sands of Time from an ornate hourglass. With the aid of a beautiful, mysterious, and potentially untrustworthy ally, players embody the Prince to recapture the Sands of Time and restore peace to the land. Read more for screens & trailer ...

'Savage: The Battle for Newerth' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 9:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

iGames Publishing and developer S2 Games announced today that the long awaited demo for the hit real-time strategy shooter Savage: The Battle for Newerth is now available online. The Savage demo includes two levels of gameplay and introduces players to the Human Race. The full game includes both the human and beast races. Read more for download links ...

'Half-Life 2' - Delayed Until April 2004?

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 9:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

VU Games president of international operations Christophe Ramboz has been quoted on saying that "A third of the source code was stolen. It's serious because it forces us to delay the launch of the game by at least four months, that is to April 2004. Just the time to rewrite parts of the game." While previously Vivendi US had said it was delayed until the holiday season, with the recent source code leaked (and earlier this morning there are rumours of an actual BETA game leak) things probably got delayed further. To be continued!

EA SPORTS 'FIFA Soccer 2004' Announced For N-Gage

by Thomas on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 9:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nokia, together with Electronic Arts (EA) today announced that the true authority in soccer gaming, FIFA Soccer 2004 will be released for the Nokia N-Gage game deck. The soccer season of FIFA Soccer 2004 on the Nokia N-Gage game deck will get players into amazing 3D stadium graphics, and head-to-head multiplayer gameplay via Bluetooth wireless technology.

'Empires: Dawn of the Modern World' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prepare to command legendary civilizations and create mighty empires as Activision, Inc.'s Empires: Dawn of the Modern World has gone gold. Developed by acclaimed game designer Rick Goodman and Stainless Steel Studios, Empires: Dawn of the Modern World represents the only truly global RTS where players control unique civilizations across a timeline that spans from the Middle Ages to World War II. The PC game, which is scheduled for release on October 21, is rated "T" ("Teen" -- blood and violence) by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $49.99. Check our download section for single/multiplayer demo's

'Celtic Kings: The Punic Wars' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 8:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Celtic Kings: The Punic Wars appeals to both RTS and RPG players searching for a new experience in already known genres. The multiplayer provides new strategic gameplay tuned towards the traditional RTS players. Celtic Kings: The Punic Wars continues the traditions of the award winning Celtic Kings: Rage of War and will be exploring the three Punic wars between Rome and Carthage in the period 264BC – 146BC which includes the famous campaigns of Hannibal and Scipio Africanus.

'Eric Young's Squad Assault: West Front' Goes Gold - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 5:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games and Tri Synergy are pleased to announce that Eric Young's Squad Assault: West Front by Freedom Games has gone gold and will be released into retail outlets by October 20th. InSquad Assault: West Front, you command troops in both the Allied and German Armies of the Western Front of World War II in an fully immersive 3-D continuous time environment. Squad Assault: West Front features detailed models for all the major armies that fought in France in 1944, including American, German, British, Canadian, and Free French. Read more for details & screens...

'FX Racing' (ALL) Announced - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 4:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Leading Italian developer Milestone, part of the Leader Group of companies, today announced FX Racing for Xbox, PS2, PC and GameCube as part of its line-up for 2004. The arcade racing game is being developed by respected race game developer Milestone, who is based in Milan, Italy. Milestone previously created Super Bikes for EA and Racing Evoluzione (aka Apex in the USA) for Atari.

'Club Manager' 17 Club-Specific Footy Management Games

by Thomas on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 4:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following up last season's successful football management games, Just Football are set to release 17 club specific games for this season in October. Fans of Arsenal, Chelsea, Leeds Utd, Southampton, Manchester City, Everton, Portsmouth, Sheffield Utd, Sunderland, Hibs, WBA, Blackburn Rovers, Bolton Wanderers, Wolves, Charlton, Ipswich and Norwich City are all set to have their own specific management games, where they take charge and manage their own club season by season.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 1:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'R.C. Cars' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 1:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Project3/1C have released a single/multiplayer demo for their upcoming arcade racing game R.C. Cars, featuring radio controlled cars with high physical models. All action takes place on polysurfaces designed in such a manner that a car could bounce on big rocks, pits and bumps do acrobatic feats in the air while small surface irregularities could be plausibly and visually damped by a suspender. Both demo's features 1 level (Surf) en 1 RC Car (4x4 Off Road Rage). Read more for details and download links ...

'One Must Fall: Battlegrounds' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 7, 2003 @ 12:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

One Must Fall: Battlegrounds promises to deliver the next-generation of hand-to-hand robot action-combat bringing players the most intense and visually stunning 3D fighter on the PC. Building on the growing popularity of PC fighting games, One Must Fall: Battlegrounds features unique, out-of-this-world characters; stunningly detailed graphics; lightning-paced and fluid gameplay; and a unique 3rd person fighting point of view. Check the new screens ...

Find Pokemon With The Pokemon Tracker!

by Thomas on Oct. 6, 2003 @ 10:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pokémon Pinball: Ruby & Sapphire for Game Boy Advance has been available for a few months, but we bet that you're still trying to complete your Pokédex with every last Pokémon. Now you can make your job a little easier by using the Pokémon Tracker at to find out where to catch specific Pokémon. Different Pokémon are tracked each day, so be sure to visit the site often to find out where to catch new Pokémon. The Pokémon Tracker is found in the "Hints & Tips" portion of the site.

'Resonance' (Xbox) Announced - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2003 @ 5:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Imagine a time where everything you believe and think you know becomes blurred and uncertain, a time where your darkest secrets, emotions and desires can be painstakingly extracted from your very soul and brought to light. Imagine a troubled age where speaking a few lighthearted words can turn into a death sentence and where religion mixes with politics to bend a changing society. These confusing times are recorded by history as ‘The Renaissance’. Read more for details & trailer ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 6, 2003 @ 5:50 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 :

  • Max Payne 2 - Trailer Pack 3
  • Empires: Dawn Of The Modern World - (2) Trailer
  • Battle Mages - Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...