'LoTR: War Of The Ring' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 9:59 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 ...

'XIII' - Multiplayer Modes & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 9:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced details behind the innovative multiplayer modes for XIII, the highly anticipated first-person shooter videogame. XIII will be the first online first-person shooter for the PlayStation2. Additionally, XIII will be online for the Xbox and the PC, and will feature four-way split-screen multiplayer on the Nintendo GameCube. XIII is expected to ship in Fall 2003. Read more for details and some new screens ...

'Bloody Waters: Terror from the Deep' (PC/PS2/XB) Announced - Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 9:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pineapple Interactive today announces their upcoming title Bloody Waters: Terror from the Deep..Bloody Waters: Terror from the Deep is a new third person action adventure game (PC, PS2, Xbox) where you take control of a genetically altered Great White shark. You manage to break free of your captors and in a chain of islands you build up in strength to take your revenge on the scientist who was in charge of doing the experimentation on you. Along the way you discover the 'Cult of the Shark', a people who sypmathise with your cause and who will help you in a non-violent fashion.

'Weird War' - Official Website Launched

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 9:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At www.weirdwar.techland.pl players will have a chance to see screenshots and download files related to the game from Techland , as well as read news and info abort the game. Weird War is a cRPG with a very intriguing plot, numerous fascinating locations and a large dose of humor. Nonlinear gameplay combined with exciting quests, various weapons and equipment makes this title very interesting.

'Lula 3D' Stirring It Up This November

by Rainier on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

She’s finally back! In November Lula will be presenting herself to her German and English fans at the Karlsruhe publisher CDV Software Entertainment. After an absence of more than three years, the hot, buxom blonde in Lula 3D will be showing a lot more than her erotic side this time. She’ll also be shooting and fighting her way through exciting 3D levels. Read more for details ...

'Conan: The Dark Axe' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black-haired and sullen-eyed, a thief, a reaver, a slayer. The legends that surround his name, speak of the world before history, where shadows of magic and dark alien gods shrouded the known world and the fate of whole empires were dependent on the strength and skills of a single sword. And this is one of those legends. Conan is a 3rd person action game, with few elements of RPG and adventure. The game is divided into chapters, each chapter with different enviroment and creatures. Each chapter contains several levels. Read more for some new screens ...

'XGRA: Extreme-G Racing' Blasts Into Retail

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 8:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pulling more G's and packing more firepower than an F-16, Acclaim Entertainment today announced that it has shipped XGRA: Extreme-G Racing Association for the PS2. The company will release the game for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft on September 16th, and for the Nintendo GameCube in October. Developed by Acclaim Studios Cheltenham, XGRA: Extreme-G Racing Association is the latest installment in the Company's award-winning Extreme-G Racing brand that has sold more than 1.5 million units worldwide. Combining futuristic, high-speed motorcycle racing and combat, XGRA: Extreme-G Racing Association features all new gameplay modes, features, weapons, bikes, controls and unlockable content.

Microsoft Hails 'Half-Life 2'

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 8:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ensuring that the long-awaited sequel to one of the industry's most groundbreaking games will not only live up to five years of anticipation, but will also give gaming enthusiasts a reason to fasten their seatbelts in front of their PCs, Microsoft DirectX 9.0 will bring scientist Gordon Freeman and his creeping, shooting alien nemeses back to life - with the vibrant graphics and enhanced gameplay needed for a truly immersive experience - with the release of "Half-Life 2" by Valve Corp.

Buena Vista Co-Publishing

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 4:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ today announced a multi-title Nintendo Game Boy Advance publishing agreement with Disney's Buena Vista Games, Inc., the interactive entertainment arm of The Walt Disney Company's Consumer Products business unit. THQ will publish six games, based on popular Disney movie and TV properties, including Disney's Piglet's BIG Game, Disney's The Lion King, Disney's Brother Bear, Disney's Kim Possible Revenge of Monkey Fist, Disney's Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over and Disney's Lizzie McGuire.

The games will be released over a six-month period beginning with Disney's Piglet's Big Game in fall 2003.

'Unlimited Saga' Comes To PS2 In October

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 3:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ATARI and Square Enix are proud to offer fans of the SaGa series a special edition release. The Collector’s Edition is a real tribute to the breathtaking art from SaGa series’ famed illustrator, Tomomi Kobayashi and to the cutting-edge character design of Yusuke Naora, Art Director for the Final Fantasy series and UNLIMITED SAGA.

'UFO: Aftermath' Third Official Chat

by Thomas on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 3:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Altar Interactive would like to invite you to third official chat with representatives of developer and publisher of upcoming tactical strategy UFO: Aftermath. Meet with Martin Klima and Robert Hoffmann from ALTAR interactive and with Ondrej Laba from Cenega Publishing and ask them whatever you like to know about the game itself, distribution channels, demo features or our favourite coffee brand! The chat takes time on Thursday, September 11th, at 19 o'clock (GMT +1, CET +0) at EnterTheGame.com.

More info about chat, time zones and using IRC channels can be found here.

'Chaser' - Updated Multiplayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 1:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jowood has released an updated multiplayer demo for their recently released FPS Chaser. The new demo features dedicated Server Support, All Seeing Eye Support, Optimised Network Code and Server Stability and Anti Cheat Code. Read more for download links ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Sept. 10, 2003 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 8:11 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 :

  • Time Crisis 3 - Trailer
  • Lords Of The Realm 3 - Trailer
  • Horizons - Trailer
  • Billy Hatcher And The Giant Egg - Trailer

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

'Hunter: The Reckoning Redeemer' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 7:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hunter: The Reckoning returns to the Xbox with even more frenetic multi-player action than the original game. Based on the gothic fantasy world of White Wolf's pen and paper RPG system, players act as human monster-hunters combining melee, ranged and spell-driven attacks. Check out the new screens ...

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

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 7:09 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 Homer & Bart. Hit & Run comes out September 16th for the PS2, Xbox and GC. Read more to check out the goodies

'Lords of EverQuest' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 6:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lords of EverQuest brings the best elements of the real-time strategy world together with the epic storyline and depth of the legendary EverQuest fantasy roleplaying game. By capitalizing on the rich history, detailed characters and literally hundreds of monsters found in EverQuest, and building upon successful feature sets of the RTS genre, Lords of EverQuest creates a revolutionary gaming experience. Check out some news screens ...

'Homeworld 2' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 6:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In addition to the engrossing single player experience, Homeworld 2 allows competition with five other players via a LAN or over the Internet. Homeworld2 also will support mod groups by making the tools to create your own content available via download at www.homeworld2.com. Developed with the RTS community in mind, the game technology includes robust support for mods and high levels of customization. If you haven't grabbed the demo yet, these screens might convinnce you to do so ...

'NHL 2004' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 5:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released a playable demo, featuring a single game between Anaheim & New Jersey. NHL 2004 brings professional hockey to life like never before, with crisp passes, searing slap-shots, and a variety of new ways to check your opponent to regain control of the puck. With the addition of international leagues and a Dynasty Mode that lets you build a powerhouse, NHL 2004 is the hockey fan's dream come true. Read more for download links ...

'Middle-Earth Online' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 9, 2003 @ 4:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

From the far corners of Middle-earth, new adventures come forth to face the growing evil in the East. The forces of Mordor are mobilizing as the Nazgül hunt for the One Ring. The land itself is in peril and its fate lies in the hands of those who possess it. Adventuring alone or in groups, join thousands of players online in the massive world that is Middle-earth. Support the forces of good in an epic struggle to drive back the forces of Sauron. This is Middle-Earth Online, your home in the world of Tolkien. Read more to check some screens ...