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'XGRA: Extreme G Racing Association' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2003 @ 12:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After the F1 Nurburgring disaster of 2025, the Extreme Gravity Racing Association, or XGRA, was set up as a regulatory governing body for all heavy gravity race events. The XGRA is the future sports equivalent of NASCAR or the FIA (Federation Internationale de l’Automobile) – They are the rule makers, organizers and ultimately, the overlords of the racing world. Check these new action-packed screens!!

'Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2003 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup, players can control all the Quidditch positions and high-flying moves, scoring with Chasers, defending with Beaters and the Keeper, and trying to capture the Snitch with the Seeker. Gamers can choose any one of the four Hogwarts House teams (including Harry Potter's Gryffindor and Draco Malfoy's Slytherin) to triumph in the Hogwarts Cup, gaining an opportunity to attend the Quidditch World Cup. Read more to check out some screens ...

'Urban Terror' - Quake 3 Mod Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2003 @ 12:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Silicon Ice Development has released their lastest Urban Terror multiplayer mod for Quake 3 Arena. The new v3.0 contains a new weapon, a new gameplay mode (Bomb/Defuse), new levels and a ton of other changes, fixes and additions. Read more for download links ...

'Metal Arms: Glitch in the System' (NGC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 10, 2003 @ 12:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You are Glitch, the gun-slinging, half-ton menacing bot of Droid City who blasts his way to victory. Found as scrap metal, but transformed into destructive machinery, Glitch is determined to free his people from the evil clutches of General Corrosive and his maniacal army of Mil bots. Unleash a world of pain as you annihilate the General's sinister plan to dominate the world, and salvage the robot race. Check the new screens ...

'Dragonball Z: Budokai 2' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2003 @ 11:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The follow up game to the popular Budokai game is coming to the PS2 this December. Budokai has a new look with its sleak Cell Shaded characters and environments. Fast and furious action that holds true to the original Budokai. All new game modes and options. Be prepared for one intense fighting game. Some catchup screens for your Sunday pleasure ...

'Worms 3D' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2003 @ 11:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The ‘Worms’ phenomenon has taken the gaming world by storm for many years, gripping the minds of players through its simple appearance yet cunningly designed interior. Finally, to the excitement of fans everywhere ‘Worms’ comes to PC and console in full 3D. Continuing to capture the true essence of the game as teams of worms battle across bizarre randomly generated landscapes, or across finely crafted custom-designed levels utilizing an arsenal of devastating weapons. Read more for new screens ...

'Madden NFL 2004' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2003 @ 4:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

With a primary focus on in-game graphics, incredible depth, visual presentation, and tournament tested gameplay, this season Madden NFL 2004 continues to demonstrate why it's the definitive interactive sports gaming experience. EA has just released a playable demo for this upcoming puppy featuring Oakland Raiders vs the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Read more for download links ...

Fileserver Hiccups/Downtime/Issues

by Rainier on Aug. 9, 2003 @ 2:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Just a general message to inform everybody we are currently adding a new East Coast/USA mirror to our network and ermm yea, it is not going as smoothly as we had hoped :) While we were adding the new mirror, we decided to tackle a few older problems that were in queue, and our dear admins messed up a few things. If you are having issues with some of the older archive files, then it's a known problem, and we are trying to fix things up as soon as possible. ... Hail To The M0M0!

'Dark Age of Camelot' Video Interview with Matt Firor

by Thomas on Aug. 9, 2003 @ 5:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Boomtown had a Video Q&A session with Mythic Entertainment's Matt Firor about the MMORPG Dark Age of Camelot as well as one of their upcoming games, Imperator (thanks VE3D).. The DivX video is 108,3 MB to download and you find it here!

'World of Warcraft' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 9, 2003 @ 4:56 a.m. PDT | 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.

'Need For Speed Underground' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 10:46 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 the new screens!

'Gorky Zero' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 10:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metropolis team, developers of ArchAngel, revealed more details on their new game project with the code name, Gorky Zero. The game is a prequel to the highly acclaimed PC title, Gorky 17, and it's a tactical sneak-em-up action game set in military environment. Gorky Zero story has been written by a highly acclaimed writer and publicist Rafal A. Ziemkiewicz, three times laureate of Janusz A. Zajdel Award. Read more for some new screens ...

'Massive Assault' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 10:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Massive Assault is Wargaming.net's upcoming 3D global domination strategy game. Take the command of "Axis-of-Good" forces and defeat the secret alliance of "Shadow Clique" on one of 6 distant planets. The rebels decided to seize the power on Earth by first conquering the space colonies, which provide vital energy resources to A.O.G. The war for global domination will unroll on continents, at sea and in the air. Lead your divisions, fleets and air squadrons against those, who dared threaten our freedom and democracy! Wargaming was so nice to send us some new screens showing off the new graphics and effects.

Ubi Soft Going For 3DO's 'Might and Magic'

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 7:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment UBIP.PA has been designated the lead bidder for bankrupt game publisher 3DO Co.'s "Might and Magic" assets, according to papers posted on Friday. The agreement with Ubi Soft, one of seven companies to qualify by Wednesday's deadline as bidders for 3DO's properties, was posted on 3DO's bankruptcy Web site and listed a purchase price of $1.3 million for the assets (thanks HLF). Read more for details ...

'Hoyle Majestic Chess' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 7:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hoyle Majestic Chess is a unique chess PC game featuring a variety of play styles, traditional and non-traditional learning mechanisms, robust Internet play and multiple chess-based challenges. We had a trailer a few weeks ago and today Sierra has released a playable demo featuring one scenario in the Chess Adventure mode. Read more for download links...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 6:06 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 :

  • Tribes: Vengeance - Trailer
  • C&C Generals: Zero Hour - Trailer
  • BorderZone - Trailer


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

'Shadowbane' - 10-Day Free Membership

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 4:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment, one of the world's top game publishers, announced today a free trial offer to experience Shadowbane for 10 days. Players who have yet to experience the intense online role-playing of Shadowbane can now spend 10 days exploring the massive landscape of this critically acclaimed massively-multiplayer online (MMO) game on either PC or Macintosh. Read more for details and where to grab the trial version ...

'Spawn' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 4:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Spawn, based on Todd McFarlane’s best-selling comic book character, is a 3-D action/adventure game, where Spawn is caught between factions in the battle of Good vs. Evil. Players will encounter a variety of enemies through more than 30 interactive and destructible environments, as Spawn struggles to break free of the controlling forces of Heaven and Hell. The game will feature all of Spawn’s distinctive abilities including superhuman strength, hand-to-hand combat techniques, an arsenal of weaponry, Hell Powers, and his living symbiotic costume. Read more for some new screens ...

'I-Ninja' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 4:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

I-Ninja is an adrenaline-charged adventure game. An ultra-cool ninja with major attitude meets extreme sports game play, I-Ninja is the consummate warrior who has spent years mastering his weapons and honing his skills. In true gravity defying game play, I-Ninja can scale buildings, "shred" on extreme rails, hover great distances with a "sword copter", ride drifting roller spheres and utilize specialized manga-style ninja moves to navigate through each dynamic environment. Check these new screens ...

'Risk: Global Domination' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 8, 2003 @ 4:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Leave the politics to someone else - Take over the world! From arid deserts to frozen mountain ranges, troops from different armies are being deployed in an all-out effort to take over the world. Now the premier wartime strategy game of generals makes its debut on today's next-generation game consoles. Read more to check out a fresh batch of screens ...