'Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising' - v1.4.17 Update Patch Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 3:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

NovaLogic has released a new patch for their multiplayer shooter Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising. This update brings your retail game to v1.4.17 and adds weather system, network improvements, new chat system, 3rd person view, and a few other tweaks. Read more for a detailed fix list or download links..

'Source' SDK Tools Available Now

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 2:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Valve has released the Source Software Development Kit (SDK) Tools via Steam. A precursor to the release of the full SDK, which will be released shortly after Half-Life 2 is made available, the Source SDK Tools release offers a comprehensive toolset for starting production on Source-based MODs, including Hammer, XSI EXP for Half-Life 2, compiling tools, the Source Model Viewer, documentation on programming, modeling, building materials, and more. For more information, visit Valve's dedicated mod website ...

'Dragon's Lair III' - Screens & Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 1:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Digital Leisure will ship "Dragon’s Lair 3," the epic all-new adventure of Dirk the Daring, this month in DVD and CD. The game includes improved graphics, utilizing Toon Shading technology, as well as new characters, challenging levels and three never-before-played bonus scenes. Read more for screens or download the Dragon's Lair 3 demo allowing you to play one full scene of the final game...

'Outdoor Life: Sportsman's Challenge' - Demo Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 12:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Take 2 has released a demo for Cat Daddy Games' sim/park tycoon strategy game 'Outdoor Life: Sportsman's Challenge.' This demo features a tutorial, an instant action mission (Lake Pleasant) and one challenge mission (Please the Hunters). Read more for download links ...

'Devil May Cry 3' (PS2) - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 10:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Devil May Cry 3 unfolds an earlier chapter in Dante's history, before the original Devil May Cry, to the fateful clash between Sparda's twin sons, divided by the divergence of their chosen paths. Take a peek at these new screens...

'NCAA March Madness 2005' (PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 10:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts is pleased to announce that NCAA March Madness 2005 has officially gone gold for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox and will ship to retailers nationwide under the EA SPORTS brand on November 15.

KumaWar Launches 'Osama 1998' Mission - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 10:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Kuma Reality Games has released its latest KumaWar mission Osama 1998, a re-creation of a planned 1998 CIA operation to capture Osama Bin Laden that was called off at the last minute. Read more for details and screens ...

'Settlers: Heritage Of Kings' Goes Gold - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 9:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Blue Byte has announced that its 3D RTS game 'Settlers: Heritage Of Kings' has gone gold and is expected in German stores November 23, 2004. Fans will enjoy fully animated 3D technology and enhanced gameplay features, but still be able to relive the experience that makes the Settlers series such a big hit. The game will take the player to a medieval setting, to re-conquer the kingdom currently under the domination of an evil tyrant.

'Fuel' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 7:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

FUEL is the motor-head's action-thinking, vehicular marathon. In this adrenaline filled, present-day racing game you choose between one of eight characters, adapting your game play to their unique strengths and weaknesses. Read more for some new screens ...

'Runaway 2' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 5:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

While there has not yet been any official announcement, it is no secret that Pendulo Studios is working on a followup to last year's hit title Runaway: A Road Adventure. Being the sequel we can expect Runaway 2 to be similar as its predecessor, an adventure game with 3D characters with a cartoon look and high-impact visual features that include 2D and 3D in an unmatchable style. Read more to check out some new screens...

'Mercenaries' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 5:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Mercenaries is a revolutionary third-person combat-action game that delivers the next level of free-form gameplay in massive interactive environments. The game gives players the opportunity to take on the role of a soldier for hire in an open-ended world. Read more to check out the new screens...

'Alexander' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 3:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Alexander is Ubisoft's real-time strategy video game based on the upcoming motion picture Alexander, the biopic based on the life and conquests of Alexander the Great from director Oliver Stone. Check the freshly launched website or read more for new screens...

'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' (PS3/Xbox2/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 2:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Bethesda Softworks today announced that The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is currently in development for PC and future generation consoles (PS3 & Xbox 2). In development since 2002, Oblivion is another leap forward in role-playing with its combination of freeform gameplay and cutting-edge graphics.

'Ski Racing 2005' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 2:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

140 kp/h…….150 kp/h……160 kp/h………and no airbag! Ski Racing 2005 feat. Hermann Maier has the farthest jumps, the steepest slopes, the toughest skiers! Total concentration – An extreme risk - Brutal falls - Every mistake will be penalized without mercy! Thousands of fans – Breathtaking atmosphere – An unforgettable experience: The fight for the World Cup 2005 has now begun!

'UFO: Aftershock' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 5, 2004 @ 2:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock follows directly from one of the endings of UFO: Aftermath, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.

Ubisoft Announces Three Nintendo DS Launch Titles

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 9:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced Rayman DS, Sprung and Asphalt Urban GT as official launch-window titles in the U.S. for the upcoming release of the Nintendo DS system. In fact, Asphalt Urban GT is one of only five launch-day titles arriving on store shelves nationwide on November 23, 2004, at the manufacturers suggested retail price of $29.99.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 7:38 p.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 :

  • Sid Meier's Pirates! - Trailer
  • Painkiller: Battle out of Hell - Trailer
  • Guilty Gear Isuka - Characters Trailer
  • Terrorist Takedown - Trailer #2
  • Joint Ops: Escalation - Trailer

'Battle of Britain: Wings of Victory' Announced

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 5:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

GMX Media and Shockwave Productions have announced they have decided to produce a new WWII air combat game entitled, "Battle of Britain: Wings of Victory." Earlier this year, GMX Media acquired rights to the former and critically acclaimed "Rowan's Battle of Britain."

'Lineage II' - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 5:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The prequel to the most popular online game in the world. Placing gamers in an entirely new online world, Lineage II will feature state-of-the-art 3D graphics, powered by the latest Unreal technology from Epic Games.

'Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on Nov. 4, 2004 @ 4:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Currently under development, the third-person action/adventure game will deliver the ultimate Jedi action experience as Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi join forces in fierce battles and heroic lightsaber duels until one's lust for power and the other's devotion to duty leads to a final confrontation between good and evil. LucasArts revealed today that it will release the Star Wars: Episode III video game on May 5, 2005, two weeks before the opening of the film.