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'Another War' - Features & Screens

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 2:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In an attempt to come up with something different to the normal Role-Playing features of magic, fiction, quasi science fiction, and strange creatures, the setting of Another War is a possible first for the genre: that of W.W.II, possibly the darkest era in our history. Although using 1940 as the period, Another War can be compared with games such as ‘Diablo’ and ‘Planescape Torment’. Njoy the screens & expect a preview SOON!

'The Bitmap Brothers' Restructure Ready For Expansion

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 2:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The renowned UK development veterans, The Bitmap Brothers, creators of hit titles across almost every generation of hardware today announced a significant internal restructure to allow for expansion and diversification across current and future products and platforms.

Nefandus - Features & Screens

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 2:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Element Software under the direction of Bohemia Interactive Studio (developers of the award winning Operation Flashpoint) brings you a new epic in horror action/adventure that will extend the rules of gaming entertainment. Utilising the smart, original 3D engine, the cinematic storytelling is spiced with a thrilling atmosphere.

THQ's E3 Lineup

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 2:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ, developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software worldwide for a variety of hardware platforms including PC CD-ROM, wireless devices and those manufactured by Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo will be at the biggest trade show (E3) for interactive entertainment, being held May 22-24, 2002 at the Los Angeles Convention Centre

ZooCube (Gamecube/GBA) - Screens

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 1:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Created by PuzzleKings, ZooCube takes puzzlers to a whole new dimension - the third dimension. Around the world, animals have been transformed by shape-altering science experiments and need help in returning to their natural state. Players use their ZooCube to rescue and return the animals to the flying ark.

Paradox sends 'Legion' to Poland

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 12:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Entertainment appoints CD Projekt to publish the Polish, Czech and Hungarian versions of Legion, the revolutionary strategy game based on the history of Roman Empire.

Wanadoo's E3 Lineup

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 12:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Since E3 is just around the corner so the past few weeks all major companies have send in their E3 lineup with titles they will be showing off during the Electronic Entertainment Expo in LA. Today Wanadoo send us their list showing off quite a few interesting titles to look out for in the coming year. Read more ...

Weekend Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 10:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

HomeLAN chats with Amazing Games's James R. Shiflett as he talks about their upcoming super hero action-adventure-RPG Hero-X for publisher Infogrames. HomeLAN chats with Tesseraction Games' Kelly Asay and Blake Hutchins as they talk about their upcoming massively multiplayer combat game Enigma: Rising Tide. PC.IGN has posted up an extensive Q&A with Blizzard's Bill Roper as he talks about their upcoming and long awaited RTS title Warcraft III. Games-Fusion have Interviewed Oleg Yavorsky from GSC Game World to find out about their upcoming racing shooter, HoveRace. PC.IGN has up a brief Q&A with Big Huge Games's Brian Reynolds as he gives an update report on their upcoming RTS game Rise of Nations. GameSpot has a lenghty Q&A with Lionhead Studios founder Peter Molyneux talking about the upcoming Xbox RPG, Project Ego.

PS3 Console To Be Released In 2005

by Thomas on May 12, 2002 @ 6:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Japanese media reported on May 6th that the PS3 console is in development. The goal is to make new processor technology, called "grid" about 200x faster than current console technology. This is almost achieving their original goal of making the PS3 1000(!) times faster than the PS2. This goal was publicly set by Mr Okamoto, the Senior VP and Chief Technical Officer of Sony Computer Entertainment, at the 2002 Game Developers Conference in San Jose, California. Full story over at PSR!

'Ricochet' - Demo

by Thomas on May 12, 2002 @ 6:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ricochet is a classic brick busting game featuring state of the art graphics and incredible game play. It's a winning combination that your WHOLE family will enjoy. Grab the new demo 7MB right here, check out screens here.

'Project Entropia' - New Screenshot

by Thomas on May 12, 2002 @ 6:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official site for Project Entropia now offers a new screenshot from the Commercial Trial Phase. "Project Entropia is the next generation of online Virtual Entertainment software. A persistent state virtual world that allows you to experience high adventure as well as more quiet times with friends online. It has a heavy MMORPG influence, but is much more than just a mere game".

'Brute Force' - Site

by Thomas on May 12, 2002 @ 12:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official site for the upcoming Xbox title Brute Force, an action-packed sci-fi squad-based shooter, has launched. Visit the site to get in-depth information on each of the operatives, enemy and world descriptions, screenshots, a video trailer and much more.

'Warcraft III' - System Requirements & Wallpaper

by Thomas on May 12, 2002 @ 8:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard tossed up the official system requirements for Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and they are listed on their official site, there is also a new Night Elf wallpaper available for download!

'Purge' - Beta Signup & Screens

by Thomas on May 12, 2002 @ 8:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A dozen new screenshots of Purge have been posted from the upcoming Purge beta. Images depict the wildly varied maps in Purge, from a six-story building to an outdoor snowy landscape. Last minute beta signups are still open. Purge begins its closed beta on June 1st. "Purge is an online-only computer game. It is a hybrid Role-Playing-Game / First-Person-Shooter set in the near future accounting a war between the diametrically opposed forces of science-fiction (the Order) and fantasy (the Chosen). Technology versus magic. Science versus religion. Purge is being developed by Freeform Interactive LLC and utilizes the LithTech Talon system".

'Mobile Forces' Goes Gold !!!

by Rainier on May 11, 2002 @ 5:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rage Software announced today that their 'vehicular team-based shooter' "Mobile Forces" has gone gold. "Mobile Forces is expected in stores in Europe end of May 2002 (retail price of £24.99). US people will have to be a little bit more patient as US Publisher Majesco has not yet confirmed a street date. If you cant wait then you can always check out the demo.

Quantum Redshift (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 11, 2002 @ 5:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Quantum Redshift challenges gamers to display a rare combination of raw racing skill and savvy weapons strategy to achieve ultimate victory. We posted a trailer only a few days ago and here are some renders character and vehicle renders to enjoy.

Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast - Demo Level Screens

by Rainier on May 11, 2002 @ 5:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We got 6 new screens showing off the never before seen demo level that was included in yesterday's Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast demo release. Check out the screens and either grab the demo or the map itself which is made available as a standalone download for the retail version. Njoy!

'Rainbow Six : Ravenshield' - Screens

by Rainier on May 11, 2002 @ 11:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today we score a few more screens from Ubisoft's upcoming tactical shooter Rainbow Six : Ravenshield. Showing off some splendid looking indoor and outdoor map shots.

First 'Breed' Q&A

by Thomas on May 11, 2002 @ 11:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

We received a bunch of mail about that CDV tossed up the first Breed Q/A on their official forum for Breed. "Breed is an upcoming science fiction FPS game" There will be further question and answer sessions posted in the forum soon. Here is a clip from the Q/A:

Will there be the usual game types such as Capture the Flag (CTF), DeathMatch (DM), and Capture & Hold (C&H)?

Breed will not only support all the usual modes of multiplayer gaming (Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, CTF, 'Hired Guns', 'Eliminator', 'Assimilation', Co-operative Mission, Opposing Mission) but will also introduce a number of original variants. We'll be revealing more details on these closer to the launch...

'The Elder Scrolls III : Morrowind' - Entertainers Plugin

by Thomas on May 11, 2002 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today the first official plugin in what will be a series of official plugins has been released for "The Elder Scrolls III : Morrowind". This one is called Entertainers and is just 620 KB to grab. Read more below for download links and information!