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'Dungeons & Dragons Heroes' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 9:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dungeons & Dragons Heroes gives you a chance to taste the victory as one of four heroes. It beckons you to take a journey through the world of the classic Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game, to live as one of the great ones, and to do the legendary stuff that Heroes are meant to do! Check out the 30+ new screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 2:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth is an eagerly anticipated first-person horror adventure based on the award winning RPG from Chaosium that in turn is based on the writings of the acclaimed American horror author H. P. Lovecraft...Some new screens showing just how dark some of those corners are.

'FIFA Football 2004' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For true soccer fans who demand the finest gameplay and in-depth game modes, FIFA Football 2004 is the most complete and authentic soccer experience. A new Career mode gives players the chance to take a team from the lower divisions, battle through ranks, sign new players, and turn them into champions. The action is deeper than ever with advanced levels of player detail and responsiveness. With immersive atmospheres, benchmark presentation, total realism with the world's premier clubs, and industry-leading gameplay, FIFA returns as the true authority in soccer gaming. Check the new screens ...

'Fable' (Xbox) - Screens

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

The longest journey always starts with one step. When your mother and sister are kidnapped, your first action is to travel across the magical land of Albion to find your father, the famed Hero. But soon you are plunged into a world of danger you couldn't possibly have imagined. A dark force is gathering. A power to bring evil to every town and village in Albion, and to destroy the fairytale lives of the inhabitants. This evil force has turned the very Heroes into power-crazed, ruthless warriors. Only your father has resisted. That's why your family has been taken. And that's why the fate of your family is now in your hands. Oh, and the fate of the entire world.

'Agassi Tennis Generation' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 12:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher Games announced that it has shipped Agassi Tennis Generation on the PS2 in North America. This follows the successful launch on Game Boy Advance. Andre Agassi is the world's number one tennis player, and also one of the most successful, exciting and flamboyant. Now gamers can experience what it's like to be a tennis icon and play like Andre!

'P.N.03' (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 12:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

P.N. 03, directed by Shinji Mikami, is described as an action game starring a female soldier named Vanessa Z. Schneider. She's a mercenary armed with a high-powered laser--and she's a robot killer. Robots at a colonial settlement have gone wild on a nearby planet, and it's up to Vanessa--whose parents were killed by the same system overrunning the settlement--to stop them. Not much is known about the game's action, but it is described as containing dodging capabilities and transforming mechs. The game is due to hit Japan in spring of 2003.

'Gladiator Sword of Vengeance' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 4:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A Warrior Slave…Chosen by the Gods…to Re-store the Glory of an Empire In the Year 106AD the Roman Empire is in terrible decline. After the untimely death of the much-liked Emperor Trajan, the despotic Emperor Arruntius has bled the once powerful Rome to its knees. Badly fought wars, famine and plague are rife in all corners of the Empire, whilst the Emperor and his elite enjoy every excess and vice that the emptying coffers can afford. As herald to this age of degradation, Arruntius has destroyed large portions of the city of Rome to create the battleground for the bloodiest gladiator event ever staged. Check this massive load of about 140 awesome new screens!

'Freestyle Street Soccer' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 4:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Freestyle Street Soccer returns to grass roots and allows rival gangs to gain respect and supremacy in urban environments. Jumpers and oil drums replace goalposts and rules are well and truly left on the sidelines as the pitch is transformed into a battleground for the duration of the match. No offsides and limited boundaries ensure flowing gameplay and fierce, frantic competitive matches. Read more for a fresh batch of screens ...

'Rainbow Six 3 Raven Shield' - Patch Coming Tomorrow

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 4:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official Raven-Shield website has word that we can expect the earlier announced v1.4 update patch for Ubisoft team based tacitcal shooter somewhere tomorrow. The new patch adresses several game fixes and general improvements, read more to read the full list and check back tomorrow for the download mirrors (thanks Blues).

'Unreal Tournament 2004' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 3:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Unreal Tournament 2004 is the next evolution of the greatest competitive computer game ever created," said Jean-Philippe Agati, senior vice president and general manager of Atari's Los Angeles studio. "The addition of new modes, mods and maps as well as the controllable land-, air- and space-based vehicles, means Unreal fans are getting an entirely new experience featuring devastating vehicular combat and wide scale warfare." Check out the first screens!

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds' (PS2/Xbox/NGC) Goes Gold!

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 3:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get ready to dust the baddies! Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds has gone gold and will be available at your local videogame retailer on August 26, 2003! A new trailer will be available tomorrow!

'Final Fantasy XI' Coming Late October

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 1:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Square Enix U.S.A., Inc. announced today that "Final Fantasy XI" for PC will begin shipping to North American retailers in late October. "Final Fantasy XI", the first online title in the world-renowned series, is a cross-platform, cross-continent massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). "Final Fantasy XI" allows gamers to connect to the same exact world regardless of whether they are playing on the PC or PlayStation2 and whether they are playing in North America or Japan (thanks HLF).

'PT Boats: Knights of the Sea' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 1:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

1C Company has released the first screens of their upcoming naval combat game, PT Boats (developed by Akella using an enhanced PoTC Storm 2 engine). Briefly shown at E3 2003 these are the first public screens available. Patrol Torpedo Boats were used in WW2 mainly to attack large cruiser due ot their maneverability and speed. The were also used to hunt submarines. The game will allow the player to try out various types and missions will range from escorting convoys, protect critical coastal locations and join big battles. PT Boats is expected in stores Q3 2004. Read more to check out the screens ...

'Cult' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 12:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cult is isometric fantasy RPG, that combines 3D technologies and traditional ways of isometric RPGs. The game will feature 100 spells, 24 skills, tenths of additional perks, more than 50 maps and a lot of more. Read more for additional details and some new screens ...

'Curse: The Eye of Isis' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Coming This October

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 12:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

At the heart of Victorian England, Curse immerses the player in a terrifying adventure which will have them rubbing shoulders with the supernatural. Everything is against them... even the most insignificant of objects will come alive to try and eliminate them. An action game packed with terror and suspense due for release in october 2003 on XBox and PS2, PC. Read more for details ...

'Zoo Tycoon: Complete Collection' Tramples Onto Store Shelves

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 11:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios announces that Zoo Tycoon™: Complete Collection for Windows has stampeded onto store shelves in North America for an estimated retail price of $29.95 (U.S.). Featuring all the animals from the original Zoo Tycoon and the Dinosaur Digs and Marine Mania expansion packs, Zoo Tycoon: Complete Collection also comes with loads of bonus features, including the all-new Endangered Species Theme Pack.

EA Drafts Carter and Anthony for EA SPORTS Basketball Lineup In 2004

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 11:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that four-time NBA All-Star Vince Carter and third NBA draft pick Carmelo Anthony, who led Syracuse University to the 2003 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship, will serve as spokesmen for EA SPORTS basketball products scheduled for release this fall.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 11:05 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 :

  • Ground Control 2: Operation Exodus - Trailer
  • Crashday - Trailer
  • Command & Conquer Generals: Zero Hour - Trailer
  • Codename Panzers - Trailer

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

'X-Men: Legends' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 11, 2003 @ 10:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

X-Men: Legends features favorite characters from the powerhouse Marvel franchise in an immersive action RPG. The story begins when the X-Men learn that Magneto, their greatest adversary, has devised a plan to give mutants the power to reign supreme over humans. The X-Men are then forced to battle Magneto to prevent global chaos and stop their foes from imprisoning the human race. Check the new screens ...