'Battle Over Europe' Revealed - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 9:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The action in Forgotten Battles is moving to the West. While the war rages in the East the Allies are attacking Germany's heartland. Round-the-clock bombing and the D-Day invasion means that the second front is now in action. The Luftwaffe is defending Germany with everything they've got, and now you can take part in twelve campaigns (six USAAF, six Luftwaffe) that chart the progress of this bitter battle form June 1944 to May 1945. Read more for details & screens ...

SEGA Europe Announces 'Sonic Adventure DX' - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA Europe Ltd, today announced the release of Sonic Adventure DX Director's Cut for PC. Sonic Adventure DX is a special edition of the SEGA Dreamcast video game console classic, featuring newly revamped graphics and an all-new mission mode. Recently released and reaching the top of the charts for the Nintendo GameCube, Sonic Adventure DX combines action stages with adventure elements - and is the ultimate Sonic title, providing an immersive and complete gaming experience for all true Sonic fans.

US PS2 Sales

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Coming off of the busiest shopping days of the year, Sony Computer Entertainment America released today initial sales results, setting the tone for the remainder of the year and confirming consumers voracious demand for interactive entertainment. Sales of PlayStation products surged during the first couple of holiday shopping weeks with retailers nationwide selling more than one million PlayStation2 computer entertainment systems in the month of November, growing the already massive PlayStation 2 installed base to more than 22.5 million and further validating the companys successful reach into the mass market. Sales of first party software also realized significant success with retailers.

'Warlords BattleCry III' - Vidis & Enlight Software Deal

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Vidis and Enlight Software Ltd continue their successful partnership by announcing the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement for the new PC game title Warlords BattleCry III for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and South Africa. This is the third project of the successful Enlight/Vidis cooperation.

'Fable' - Developer Chat This Thursday

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

After the record breaking developer chat on Black&White 2, Lionhead Studios is holding the first official Fable Developer Chat on Thursday 4th December 2003. Over 4,000 people logged into last weeks chat on black & white 2 which lasted for several hours.

The moderated chat on the channel #fable (Quakenet) will host its first official chat, starting at 18:30 GMT, with Peter Molyneux, Dene and Simon Carter and other members of the development team taking part... More details below!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 3:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 1:55 a.m. PST | 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 :

  • Perimeter - Trailer
  • Conan: The Dark Axe - Trailer
  • Painkiller - Teaser Movie
  • Postal 2: Share The Pain - Trailer
  • Joan Of Arc - Trailer
  • Castle Strike - Trailer
  • Halo 2 - "Making Of" Trailer


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

'Cold Winter' (PS2) - Website Launched

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 10:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Cold Winter brings an intensive FPS experience to the PlayStation2 based in the clandestine world of spies and counter-spies, unique in its emphasis on gritty realism and attention to story detail including detailed weaponry and true-to-life spy gadgetry and realistic human combat interaction with visual representation of body damage in detail. Earlier today Vivendi let us know that the official website has been launched.

'MVP Baseball 2004' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Step up to the plate and master the true art of hitting with MVP Baseball 2004. An all-new hitting model allows for complete user control over all swing types as well as signature cuts from the game's best sluggers. Featuring rich new presentation, realistic player models, enhanced animations, and an immersive audio experience, MVP Baseball 2004 takes you out to the ballgame like never before. Read more for details & screens ...

'World of Warcraft' - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:43 p.m. PST | Filed under News

World of Warcraft is an online role-playing experience set in the award-winning Warcraft universe. Players assume the roles of Warcraft heroes as they explore, adventure, and quest across a vast world. Being "Massively Multiplayer," World of Warcraft allows thousands of players to interact within the same world. Whether adventuring together or fighting against each other in epic battles, players will form friendships, forge alliances, and compete with enemies for power and glory. Check these new screens ...

'DRIV3R' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:42 p.m. PST | Filed under News

DRIV3R is an action-packed driving adventure game that stays true to its roots, incorporating the cinematic gameplay and gritty street crime of its predecessors with ground-breaking graphics and three mammoth, wide-open city environments: Miami, Florida; Nice, France; and Istanbul, Turkey. Read more for some new screens ...

'Aquanox 3' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The undersea world has undergone a transformation from tranquil environment to a place of unspeakable violence, graphic murder and horrific danger. It is now the 27th century and mercenaries such as 'Emerald' Dead Eye Flint ply their deadly trade among the warring forces of man and nature. Gamers take the role of Flint, taking command of a loosely aligned force of fellow mercenaries who hire themselves out to the powerful leaders of this inhospitable world. Players fight vicious battles against crazed mercenaries, mighty military forces and hideous sea monsters. The frantic pace never lets up in Aquanox: True adrenaline-rush action for today's gamers.

'MLB 2005' (PS2) - Features & Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 3:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Set for a Spring 2004 release, MLB 2005 promises to be the most authentic baseball simulation for the PlayStation 2. MLB 2005 is the game baseball enthusiasts have always wanted. Eleven extensive gameplay options including Historical All-Time Greats, an all-new Franchise Mode that allows you to control every aspect of running a baseball franchise, an all-new Career Mode that takes you from Class A ball to the Fall Classic, all-new Simulation Mode where you can watch games unfold as you call the shots or jump in and close out a tight one, and Online playability through 989SportsOnline.com with 32-man tournaments make this the deepest baseball videogame ever produced.

'Deus Ex: Invisible War' (PC/Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 12:55 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Eidos today announced it has shipped to stores across North America the highly-anticipated Deus Ex: Invisible War for the Xbox and PC. Deus Ex: Invisible War is the follow-up release to the revolutionary adventure game Deus Ex. Developed by Ion Storm, Deus Ex: Invisible War leaves actions, decisions and consequences in the hands of the gamer - a rookie anti-terrorist agent named Alex D.

'Beyond Good & Evil' (Xbox/PC) In Stores NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 12:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that the Beyond Good & Evil action/adventure game is now available in retail stores for the PC and the Xbox. Beyond Good & Evil is rated “T-Teen” with a suggested retail price of $39.99.

'Battle Mages' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 12:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Battle Mages you control the main hero, a graduate of the Imperial Battle Mage School, and his troops to restore peace in a beautiful fantasy world, inhabited with various creatures. Buka has released a demo giving you the chance to check out a tutorial, singleplayer mission as well as 1 multiplayer map. Read more for download links ...

'Neverwinter Nights: Hordes of the Underdark' Now In Stores

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 11:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

While there is no official Atari announcement yet, the Bioware website has mention that the second expansion for Neverwinter Nights has arrived and is now in stores! Hordes of the Underdark features Epic levels, new prestige classes, new creatures, spells, feats, weapons and new tilesets to explore. Purchase it online or at your local games store. You are a hero... but are you a legend?

'Sigil Games' Expands Development Team

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 11:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sigil Games Online, Inc. today announced the addition of four well-known and award-winning artists to the team already working on the first truly third generation massively multiplayer game. Den Beauvais will join Sigil as Senior Artist, while Brom and Don Maitz create concept art for the game, with industry veteran Tom King handling the User Interface.

'Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 11:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft's highly-anticipated Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time has officially shipped for all platforms, with the PC version heading for retail today. With fluid animations, ingenious and challenging level design, a gripping story and an inimitable hero with the ability to manipulate time, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time delivers an extraordinary, singular gaming experience - one that's been repeatedly mentioned as a strong candidate for Game of the Year by several industry heavyweights.

'Cold War: Conflicts' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 11:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

"Cold War: Conflicts" is historically based real time strategy and owes its large fan municipality its realism, its innovation strength and its accurate representation of battles. "Cold War: Conflicts" is not a traditional RTS, because there is no need for any constructions, no resurrecting of building in mere minutes, no unrealistically large armies to crush your enemies, no collecting of resources but only pure realism. Each mission must be completed with a fixed number of men and material. Each man and each vehicle are precious and irreplaceable and thus singularly. Do not wait for the supply, because you could be bitterly disappointed! Read more for details and screens ...