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Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 8, 2004 @ 12:25 a.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 :

  • Worms Forts: Under Siege - Trailer #2
  • LotR: Battle for Middle-Earth - Inside the Battle Volume 4
  • The Urbz: Sims In The City - Trailer #3
  • Resident Evil: Outbreak File No.2 - Trailer

'Cuban Missile Crisis' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 5:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

1C and G5 Software companies will develop a new 3D RTS on motives of the 'Cuban Missile Crisis' (previously known as Caribbean Crisis). Game engine will be a modified Blitzkrieg engine. But game will not carry a historical reliability, in this Caribbean crisis the USSR and the USA will exchange nuclear attacks. In game there will be 4 campaigns: for the USSR, France, Germany, China, the USA and Great Britain. Read more for the latest screens ...

'Jak 3' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 4:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Created and developed by Naughty Dog, Inc., Jak 3 is the team's follow-up to their best-selling title, Jak II and their Greatest Hits PlayStation2 debut title, Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy. Combining a variety of genres including driving, adventure, action-platform, puzzles, strategy and exploration, Jak 3 promises to deliver one of the most entertaining and interactive experiences to gamers this holiday season!

'Dark Horizons: Lore' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 3:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Garage Games has released an updated demo for MaxGaming Technologies’ Dark Horizons: Lore, a fast action FPS style mecha game where the player’s stats will affect the outcome of the war and ultimately write the history of the Dark Horizons universe. This v1.1 demo features a new and enhanced interfaces, weapons, sound, maps and unlimited play demo on Windows and Mac. Read more for download links ...

'Battlefield Vietnam' - v1.1 Updated Win32/Linux Server

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 3:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released an updated Win32 dedicated server for Digital Illusions' 3D action game Battlefield Vietnam. This update addresses a conflict involving NVA Spawn Tunnels and XML Logging. At the same token there is also a corresponding Linux server patch (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for details and download links ...

'Medieval Lords: Build, Defend, Expand' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 3:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Medieval Lords takes aspiring city governors to the middle ages, combining rich city-building challenges with evolving military forces to defend against relentless attacks from neighboring enemies. A first for the genre, Medieval Lords features a full 3D engine that enables innovative new gameplay elements. The city building game genre will take on a whole new dimension when Monte Cristo Games ships "Medieval Lords: Build, Defend, Expand” in Fall 2004.

'Universal Combat: Hold the Line' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 3:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Universal Combat: Hold the Line' is 3000 AD's upcoming standalone add-on to its 3D action/space-combat game 'Universal Combat'. Probably the last of its kind in the Battlecruiser series as we have come to know it, 'Universal Combat: Hold the Line' is all-encompassing game with as much advancements and fun filled gameplay in first person planet-side careers as is currently seen in the space borne careers.

'Warcraft III' - Bonus Map Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 7, 2004 @ 2:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard has released yet another new Warcraft III map, this time called "Predator"... Map info: "The blizzard that once made the high crags of Stone Cold Mountain inaccessible has finally subsided. Rumor has it that the first expeditionary force sent to explore the area returned battered and broken. Time, it seems, has only made the mountain deadlier." This is a Medium map and the suggested no. of players is 1v1 or 2v2. It is based on the "Northrend" tileset. Go download it here!

'Civilization III: Complete' Announced

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 6:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari and Firaxis Games have announced plans for Sid Meier's Civilization III: Complete, the ultimate 3-in-1 box set which will include the original game, Civilization III, and both expansion packs, Conquests and Play the World. Gaming fans can now enjoy Civilization III, the highly addictive journey of discovery, combined with the updated and enhanced multiplayer expansion pack, Civilization III: Play the World, and nine professionally designed conquests that challenge players to compete as any of the 31 Civilization with the new additions in Civilization III: Conquests - all for the price of one game! Civilization III: Complete will be available at retail on Sep 14th for a $39.99.

'Chaos League' Available In The UK

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 6:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Jesters has updated the official 'Chaos League' website with word that Cyanide's fantasy sports game is now available in UK stores. "It's August the 6th 2004, which means you can go down to your local game shop and pick up your copy of Chaos League complete with bonus demo and UK exclusive comic. Its time to rise through the ranks of the Chaos League and take your team to the very top. The pig is on the field, let the new season begin."

'Medal of Honor Pacific Assault' Gets Delayed

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 5:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has listened to the feedback of critics and consumers who have played an early build of Medal of Honor Pacific Assault; their high expectations encouraged us add some extra time to the development schedule in order to add new features and an extra coat of polish to the game. Read more for extra details...

'Sacred' - v1.7 beta 31 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 10:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A new beta patch for Sacred, bringing the US/UK edition of the game to v1.7 beta 23. A complete up-to-date fix list is not available, but we'll assume it addresses more bug fixes and game crases, game balancing and general improvements (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

'Conflict: Vietnam' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 9:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cut off behind enemy lines during the 1968 Tet Offensive with no way to contact help, four young, barely trained soldiers realize their only hope for survival is to head into the heart of darkness. With few rations and dwindling ammunition, the only thing that separates them from freedom is 100 miles of ruthless terrain, crawling with unseen enemies and filled with hidden booby traps. Their goal isn’t to win the war. They just want to make it home alive.

'War World' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 9:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

War World is a fast paced, third person online shooter where players build and battle the ultimate mech warriors. Designed for multiplayer mayhem, War World lets players challenge other warriors online as they try to work their way up the War World rankings ladder. As players move up the ladder, they will be able to earn and purchase upgrades and enhancements for their mechs. War World will also offer several single player modes, 3D arcade style games, where players can upload their scores to the web site for bragging rights

'Psychonauts' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 9:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A deranged scientist is abducting students from the Psychonauts boot camp and a powerful new cadet named Raz stands alone against the lunatic. Raz must develop and unleash an arsenal of paranormal powers, including the ability to launch himself telepathically into someone else's mind -- and take on their inner demons, nightmares and secret memories. Ultimately he must enter the mind of his worst enemy and destroy his dark plans at their source, while trying not to lose his sanity in the process.

'Bet On Soldier' - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 9:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bet On Soldier is a first-person shooter which presents something considerably different in order to stand out from the crowd. With a corporation-takes-over-the-world-style plot, Bet On Soldier allows players to do exactly what it promises with its title - that is, bet on the outcome of encounters with specific enemies. Before entering battle, players can wager on which particular enemy soldiers they are going to kill.

'Atomic Planet' Developing 'The Guy Game' (PS2)

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 8:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atomic Planet are proud to announce they are developing the PS2 version of The Guy Game for TOPHEAVY Studios, and Gathering, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.

'Get On Da Mic' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 3:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get On Da Mic allows players to live the fantasy resulting from their rap superstardom, embracing the famous excesses of the hip hop lifestyle. Gamers must wow the crowds with their ‘dope’ rapping style as they go from the street, play “da clubs,” record at the studio, shoot the video, and ultimately perform for thousands of fans in order to acquire the fantastic material wealth that comes with unimaginable success. Powerful producers, shady agents, and innumerable groupies line the road to fame.

'NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 2:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup challenges players to battle through a ground-breaking new story mode to rise from entry-level series to NASCAR stardom. Drivers compete for opportunities in NASCAR Featherlite Modified, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, and NASCAR National rides before competing for million-dollar purses in the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series.

'WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Aug. 6, 2004 @ 2:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yuke's is working on a SmackDown game that will add new features and bring enhanced graphics to the series. WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw will combine characters from the WWE's Smackdown! and Raw franchises. Expected release date is holiday season 2004. Check out these screens ...