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December 2016


Enlight Obtains Worldwide Rights to 'Warlords Battlecry III'

by Rainier on Aug. 27, 2003 @ 1:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enlight Software announced today it has obtained worldwide rights to publish the next installment in the Warlords Battlecry series, Warlords Battlecry III. The Warlords Battlecry series has received editorial praise and awards from leading game magazines and web sites around the world. Read more for details ...

UbiSoft ECTS Lineup - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 27, 2003 @ 12:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today marks the first day of the ECTS gaming convention in London, UK, and we already have a boatload of screens for the entire UbiSoft lineup. Read more to check out goodies from the following titles:

  • Uru: Ages Beyond Myst (PC)
  • XIII (PC/NGC/PS2/Xbox)
  • Beyond Good & Evil (PC/NGC/PS2/Xbox)
  • EverQuest: Lords of EverQuest (PC)
  • Far Cry (PC)
  • Prince of Persia: Sands of Time (PC/NGC/PS2)
  • Ghost Recon: Jungle Storm (PS2)
  • Rainbow Six 3 (Xbox)

'Hegemonia: The Solon Heritage' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 27, 2003 @ 12:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hegemonia: The Solon Heritage will provide a thrilling playing experience through 50 new inventions, new skills and heroes, new spaceships and strategy options as well as an improved Artificial Intelligence. Furthermore, 15 new levels will be specifically designed both for a great multiplayer and singleplayer experience.

'Sammy Studios' Unveils Lineup For ECTS 2003

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 11:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sammy Europe, Ltd. today unveiled the games it will have on display at ECTS 2003. Amongst their titles are the eagerly anticipated Lethal Skies 2, as well as Seven Samurai 20XX. The company is exhibiting at booth #1950 at the show, held August 27th – 29th at Earls Court in London, UK.

'Mercedes-Benz World Racing' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mercedes-Benz World Racing offers training missions, race and championship modes and also mission based play. Advanced technologies allow each driver to develop its own character and driving history to enable them to master and accomplish different skills and missions successfully. Check these new screens ...

'The Simpsons Hit & Run' (PS2/NGC/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 8:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Simpsons Hit & Run is a mission-based driving game featuring out-of-the-car platform action, the interactive world of Springfield, and the signature humor of the Simpsons. We'll have new screens and clips each week featuring the characters from the game, this week check out Apu. Hit & Run comes out September 16th for the PS2, Xbox and GC. Read more to check out the goodies ...

'Hidden And Dangerous II' - Beta Test Sign Up

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 5:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Noticed on HomeLAN that iBeta Software are taking sign-ups for people to beta test Illusion Softworks/Gathering's upcoming WWII tactical shooter Hidden and Dangerous II. Sign up for the beta at iBeta's web site.

Capcom Ships 'Bombastic' (PS2) & 'Pro Cast Sports Fishing' (Xbox)

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 2:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Capcom today announced the release of Bombastic for the PS2. Bombastic puts players in control of a veritable minefield of explosive, moving dice. Experience the struggle of man verses fish as Capcom today announced the release of Pro Cast Sports Fishing, the most comprehensive bass fishing simulation game developed exclusively for the Xbox. In Pro Cast Sports Fishing, players choose their fisherman from a line up of three seasoned professionals in a bid to attain the grandtitle of Master Bass Fisherman.

DreamCatcher Screens Galore

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 1:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We got some new screens for some upcoming Dreamcatcher titles. Read more to check out goodies from :

  • Mysterious Journey 2: Chameleon
  • Cypher: Code of Ruin
  • Jack the Ripper

'New World Order' - Counterstrike Assault Map Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 12:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

This New World Order map, which is a full conversion from the original CS Assault map, is totally rebuild from scratch and has much improvements on the original map. The new v2.0 Assault is very atmospheric, has stunning looking graphics and offers lots and lots of extra’s compared to the original. Some extra streets were created for more tactical game play and what to think of special effects like shootable lights and glass, and smoke coming from car exhaust pipes is seen on this map. Read more for details and download links ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 12:10 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 :

  • Battlestar Galactica - Intro Movie
  • Futurama - Trailer
  • Far Cry - Trailer
  • War Of The Ring - Trailer
  • Forgotten Realms - Trailer

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

'Rugby 2004' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 11:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA SPORTS Rugby 2004 will once again be a rugby fan’s dream. 20 international teams, as well as all the Super 12 and other domestic teams, will be featured including the mighty New Zealand All Blacks, the Australian Wallabies, the South African Springboks, England and France. Take your team to victory in the World Cup, Tri nations, Super 12 Series, Domestic, Master League and Friendly matches. A custom league set up facility will also allow players to structure their own tournaments.

'Disgaea: Hour of Darkness' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The critically acclaimed strategy role-playing game from Japan, Disgaea: Hour of Darkness for the PlayStation2 has shipped to retailers, courtesy of Atlus U.S.A., Inc., the publishers of last year's award winning Tactics Ogre: The Knight of Lodis. To accompany the launch of the game, the official Disgaea Website has gone live. The site will feature exclusive screenshots, downloads, game information and a dedicated message board.

'Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes' (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metal Gear Solid The Twin Snakes combines the thrilling story of the original Metal Gear Solid game with the jaw-dropping graphics and unparalleled gameplay found in Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty. The game is scheduled to ship later this year in North America and Europe, followed by the Japanese launch in early 2004. Read more to check out some new screens ...

'Otogi: Myth Of Demons' (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America, Inc. today announced the release of "Otogi: Myth of Demons," a samurai warrior action game exclusively for the Xbox. Developed by FROM Software, "Otogi: Myth of Demons" delivers mission-based gameplay in deep, destructible environments representative of ancient Japan. Based on Japanese folklore, "Otogi" tells the story of an undead warrior on a quest to save himself and the universe from a vicious, demonic army.

'KnightShift' Coming To The MAC

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Virtual Programming announces today that it will be bringing KnightShift, a unique and mystical RTS/RPG hybrid to the Mac market. KnightShift offers the best of conventional RPG and RTS games combined into a mystic world, full of fantasy and imagination. The player takes control over heroes, real or magical characters, and leads them to victory and honour.

'Resident Evil Outbreak' (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil Outbreak retains the signature Resident Evil storytelling, visuals, and bone-chilling audio that Capcom's survival-horror fans demand. The game introduces an all-new story, an assortment of new characters, and a large number of non-player characters (NPC's). Scenarios are generated for the player by the game with storylines branching off in new directions based on decisions made. Players can enjoy each character's own storyline, as well as communicate with others.

'UT2003' Tournament Featuring World Champion Gamer Fatal1ty

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 10:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ultimate Arena, Inc. today announced that gamers around the world can try their hand at beating professional gamer and Cyberathlete Professional League champion Jonathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel for prize money in the "Beat Fatal1ty!" event at Ultimate Arena is the first service to offer players an online venue to compete against Fatal1ty for cash prizes. Read more for details ...

'Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 9:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Play the Greatest Story Ever Written . . . The quest to destroy the One Ring continues in the first real-time strategy game based on The Lord of the Rings saga. Massive battles erupt as the peoples of Middle-earth fight for control of Tolkien’s World. Gamers can play as the forces of good and valiantly fight for the One Ring’s destruction or assume command of the forces of evil to claim control over Middle-earth forever. Read more for some new screens ...

'LotR: The Return of the King' (NGC/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2003 @ 9:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA’s second “The Lord of the Rings” action adventure game, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, will allow players to journey through multiple gameplay paths, taking control of the motion picture trilogy’s heroes. Defend the walls of Minas Tirith as Gandalf, raise the Army of the Dead as Aragorn, Legolas, or Gimli, and with Frodo and Sam, deliver the ring to the fiery depths of Mount Doom. Read more to check some awesome new screens ...