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'EVE Online: The Second Genesis' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 30, 2003 @ 10:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crowd Control Productions has issued another patch for EVE Online: The Second Genesis, bringing their just-released MMO space game to v1031. This patch can be used if the auto-updater doesn't work, and as usual there are no details on the changes in this patch. Read more for download links ...

Multiplayer Mode In 'Chrome' - Screens

by Thomas on May 30, 2003 @ 9:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chrome, a Tactical First Person Shooter, is a dramatic story of heroism, friendship and betrayal; a story full of sudden twists and turns mixed into tons of Sci-Fi action. Players assume the role of Logan; a veteran mercenary turned bounty hunter who is out to make it rich... Today TECHLAND was so kind and send us some more information about the multiplayer mode in Chrome, included is also a new "BIG" screenshot!

'Vietnam War: Ho Chi Minh Trail' - Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2003 @ 9:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You, part of a Special Forces commando team with the 101st Airborne, follow orders to go behind enemy lines on a damage assessment reconnaissance mission. In the confusion of an enemy ambush, you are separated from the group. There you find yourself in a living hell, encircled and outnumbered by the enemy, but commanders back at the base order you to hold out at all costs and be the last one to evacuate. Check the new explosive screens...

'Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword' - Screens

by Thomas on May 30, 2003 @ 6:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The elite multinational squad of counter-terrorist operatives returns in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword, the first mission pack in the wildly successful Rainbow Six 3 series. Command Team RAINBOW, the world’s most elite, multinational squad of counter-terrorist operatives, as they track the desperate remnants of a dangerous terrorist organization into exotic regions of the Mediterranean to prevent their agenda of international anarchy and destruction..

PointSoft And Buka E3 Deal

by Thomas on May 30, 2003 @ 6:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buka Entertainment, one of the leading Russian publishers, is pleased to announce the signing of the contract with PointSoft Interactive, a well-known French publisher, for the following line-up of Buka's titles:

  • Echelon:Wind Warriors
  • Red Shark
  • Paradise Cracked
  • March!: Offworld Recon
  • Spells of Gold
  • Midnight Nowhere
  • Steamland
  • The Entente: World War I Battlefields

'RtCW: Operation Resurrection Assaults' (PS2) Rolls Into Stores

by Thomas on May 30, 2003 @ 5:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision has announced that id Software's RtCW: Operation Resurrection for the PlayStation2 is now available at retail outlets nationwide. The epic World War II adventure fuses heart-stopping action and frightening gameplay with the pursuit to topple the Third Reich's fiendish army of elite soldiers, zombies and genetically engineered super-soldiers. Developed by Raster Productions, RtCW: Operation Resurrection carries a suggested retail price of $49.99 and is rated "M" for mature by the ESRB.

'Run Like Hell' - WorthPlaying Announces New GiveAway

by Thomas on May 30, 2003 @ 3:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

It's Friday and WorthPlaying is giving away 10 Run Like Hell (Xbox/NTSC) CD's, sponsored by Interplay. Enter the sweepstakes here! Run Like Hell puts you in the role of Nick Connor, an exiled military hero sent to work on a mining station in deep space. Returning from a mission, you find your crew members wiped out by a vicious and intelligent alien race. Your mission is to stay alive long enough to discover the aliens' plans for your ship and find any survivors in the process.

'DroneZ' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 30, 2003 @ 1:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In DroneZ, players lead characters, Sidd or Eva on a mission to free mankind from the deadly V-Space Network, the computer enemy that controls the future. DroneZ dominates the V-Space Network – cyber-insects who forbid people to disconnect. With the help of a “real world” hacker, players must fight to stay alive as they travel from various network memory locations and avoid the DroneZ deadly lasers. A free-aiming weapon scanner, tons of bonus powers, shield generators and secondary equip players for pinpoint attacks. Defeat the DroneZ protections with rapid-fire weapons and players steal victory. A big batch of new screens just landed! Check them out!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 30, 2003 @ 1:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Voodoo Vince' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 4:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Go ahead and dive under the falling safe, jump into the high-speed blender and flail into the blazing fire - the man of burlap can handle it! "Voodoo Vince" allows players to explore and fight as a tattered but unrelenting voodoo doll as he explores the depths of the Louisiana Bayou full of outrageous levels and over-the-top characters. "Voodoo Vince" is the only game where kicking your own butt leads to victory! check out the batch of new screens!

'Duke Nukem: For-Never' - Latest News?

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 1:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shacknews has got some new dirt on the ever elusive Duke Nukem: For-Never, titled Duke4 Not A 2003 Game", quoting a Take 2 conference call where the publisher mentions that there's no "possibility under the sun" that Duke Nukem Forever will be released by this year's holiday season. Also saying that since they have already accounted for the fee paid to Infogrames for the project, "right now we're just hopeful that the team in Dallas will finish it." The story also mentions their hopes of releasing Max Payne 2 in January 2004.

Sony Unveils Plans For New Integrated Console

by Thomas on May 29, 2003 @ 1:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The PlayStation 2 hardware is to be integrated into a new home media device from Sony's consumer electronics department, codenamed the PSX, as the Japanese giant struggles to extend the success of its games division to other operations. The new device will feature a TV tuner, hard disc drive and a DVD recorder alongside the games console functionality, making it into an "all in one" device for gaming, media recording and playback. Details of the device are a bit thin on the ground at the moment, but it's expected that it will offer hard disc video recorder functions, similar to the TiVo and Sky Plus systems, and will feature a high speed internet port to allow downloads of music and possibly movies through Sony's media distribution systems, in Japan at least.

CDV Ships 'Combat Mission: Special Edition'

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 1:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV announces that "Combat Mission Beyond Overlord: Special Edition" for the PC is available in retail stores. Lauded by GameSpot as "one of the best war games ever made for the computer," "Combat Mission" combines turn-based and real-time tactical action. Previously only offered for sale online, the special retail version of this World War II game includes more than 100 additional scenarios, improved in-game environments, and new vehicles, uniforms and enhanced sound.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 12:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own post, we grouped them and so far there are trailers for :

  • Battlefield Command - E3 Trailer
  • Painkiller - E3 Trailer
  • Exarch - Trailer
  • The Saga Of Ryzom - Trailer

  • Read more for download links ...

'No Man's Land' - Huge Panorama Screenshot!

by Thomas on May 29, 2003 @ 12:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

There is a new No Man's Land panorama screenshot with a resolution of 4096x1536 pixels! (2,8 MB).. The scene is extremely detailed and contains a fort under attack by Native Americans. You'll get a sense of the loving detail that went into this scene if you pay attention to the city or the vegetation. Read more to check it out!

'CharlieĀ’s Angels: Angel X' - Trailer Available NOW

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 10:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Pictures Digital Networks has released an exciting new movie trailer previewing the action-packed life of an “Angel” in Charlie’s Angels: Angel X, a network-driven game, which will be available soon at a PC screen near you. Inspired by the motion picture “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle,” which is set for release in theaters nationwide on June 27, 2003, gamers are charged with the mission of catching the Thin Man before his army of assassins destroys his secret lair. Utilizing martial arts skills that only an Angel could master, players must pack some serious power as they encounter murderous thugs, junkyard dogs, shot-gun toting security guards and a plethora of other foes as they progress through various levels. Players who accomplish their mission will become full-fledged “Angels” and prove to Charlie, yet again, that there is no mission too difficult for his beloved trio. The trailer can be viewed right here!

'Haven: Call Of The King' Coming To XBox & NGC By Xicat

by Thomas on May 29, 2003 @ 10:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Xicat Interactive (publisher of Zanzarah: The Hidden Portal and ChopLifter: Crisis Shield) have announced its plans to bring the groundbreaking action/adventure epic, Haven: Call Of The King to the Xbox, and the GameCube. Developed by Traveller's Tales, Haven: Call Of The King received praise for its release on the PlayStation2 from both media and consumers alike.

'Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory' - Screens

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory offers gamers a unique, squad-based single player game, enlisting players as the leader of an elite Allied force throughout a series of mission-based scenarios that range from Western Europe to the deserts of Egypt. Featuring multiplayer support for as many as 64 players and 2-player co-operative play, Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory challenges gamers to the ultimate test of teamwork and strategy. In case you totally missed it, Activision released the full & totally free addon late last night, get it here, or read more to check out a few screens

'Colin McRae Rally 3' - Screens

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today Codemasters released the 'Colin McRae Rally 3' demo and now we have some new screens that just rolled in. Colin McRae Rally 3 gives PC gamers the total rally driver experience and captures the emotions and consequences of being a professional rally champion. It's an unbelievably personal gaming experience, as you become the globe's greatest rally driver – Colin McRae himself. Check them out ...

'Eve Online: The Second Genesis' - Developer Chat

by Rainier on May 29, 2003 @ 8:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EVE Online is an MMO game set in a world of galactic proportions, governed by a hyper-capitalistic economy where space flight is the path to all commerce, communication, and conflict.