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Strategy First Signs 'Alien Blast: The Encounter' - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 8:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Made by KIDDIES are pleased to announce they have teamed up once more to bring the PC arcade shooter hit, Alien Blast: The Encounter to North American retail shelves. Read more for details & screens ...

'Hot Wheels World Race' (PS2/NGC) Available Now

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 8:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ today announced that Hot Wheels World Race is now available for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system and Nintendo GameCube at retailers throughout North America. The game features "Hot," a high energy theme song written and performed by multi-platinum band Smash Mouth. Hot Wheels World Race for Game Boy Advance and PC are scheduled to ship in mid-November.

EA Kicks 'FIFA Soccer 2004' Into Stores (PC/CONSOLE)

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 8:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

FIFA Soccer 2004, the deep and authentic videogame from Electronic Arts that allows users to play the world's most popular sport with the world's greatest teams and players, is now available in stores under the EA SPORTS brand. Complete with the revolutionary new Off The Ball Control, comprehensive game modes, and benchmark presentation, FIFA Soccer 2004 offers the most authentic soccer gaming experience available.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 3:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Blowout' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 3:22 a.m. PST | Filed under News

As Major John "Dutch" Cane, you will be leading an elite platoon of mercenary commandos in this next generation of side-scrolling action combat games. In one word: Explosive. BlowOut is a pick-up-and-play, run and gun, side-scrolling action combat game that uses 3D character models to set itself apart. Check the new screens ...

'Isle of Man TT Superbikes' (PS2) Announced - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 3:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Jester is pleased to announce details of its forthcoming title Isle of Man TT Superbikes. The game will be based on the number one road race in the world for Playstation 2 and will be released in the first quarter of 2004. With its extreme road racing, fantastic environment, and dare devil tactics that Surrounds the event; the TT is a perfect match for video games. The Isle Of Man TT will be the definitive game in terms of playability, graphical elements, fun, and realism. At the same time engrossing the users in gameplay brimming with rewards and replay value. Read more for info & screens...

Sales Of Nintendo GameCube Continue To Surge

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2003 @ 12:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The millions of fans of The Legend of Zelda series will get an early holiday present from Nintendo of America Inc.: the release of a must-have disc that includes four playable classic games and additional bonus materials. Starting Nov. 17, Nintendo will offer The Legend of Zelda Collector's Edition Bundle packaged with the Nintendo GameCube at the low price of just $99.99.

'Middle-Earth Online' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 5:30 p.m. PST | 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 ...

'C&C Generals' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 4:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

EA has released the promised C&C Generals update patch (English, French and German version) bringing your retail game to v1.07. This upgrade adresses various crash & desynch problems, makes some gameplay tweaks, adds firewall options, etc. Read more for detailed fix list download links ...

'Sudeki' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 3:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A sultry wizardress… a soaring gunslinger… a powerful swordsman… a dark huntress. Four heroes, about to be hurtled over the edge into a flight into darkness. Sudeki will push the limits of what you think an RPG can be with bigger worlds, more powerful heroes and sexier heroines all wrapped around Hong Kong-style cinematic combat. And it is all only possible on Xbox.

Various Games Ship To Stores...

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 3:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Since this is Tuesday, and everybody is getting their Christmas goodies ready the day has bene filled with games shipping to stores .. Here's a few more :

  • Dynasty Warriors 4: Xtreme Legends (PS2)
  • DR. Seuss' The Cat In The Hat (PS2/Xbox/GBA)
  • Civilization III: Conquests (PC)
  • Trainz Railroad Simulator 2004 (PC)

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 3:18 p.m. PST | 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 :

  • Firestarter - Trailer
  • MTX Mototrax - Trailer
  • The Hobbit - Trailer
  • Battlestar Galactica - Trailer
  • Metal Arms: Glitch In The System - Trailer
  • Lord of the Rings: Return Of The King - Trailer
  • Deus Ex 2 - Trailer

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

'Drake Of The 99 Dragons' (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 1:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gamers will be transported from their couches into the middle of an interactive comic book as Majesco, one of the fastest growing publishers of interactive entertainment software, announces the shipping of Drake of the 99 Dragons for the Xbox. Available in time for video games' most anticipated holiday season to date, Drake of the 99 Dragons will carry a suggested retail price of $39.99.

'Kya: Dark Lineage' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 12:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Plunged into a mysterious world, Kya must seek her way through multiple dangers to find her brother and a way back home. She discovers the Nativs, a peaceful tribe, oppressed by the Wolfens - the menacing army of the evil Brazul. Kya must lead the rebellion of the Nativs for their freedom. Mastering magical powers, Kya can liberate the Wolfens from their mystical imprisonment and restore their true Nativ identity. 'Kya: Dark Lineage' went gold yesterday, but still time for some new screens ...

'The Lord Of The Rings: War Of The Ring' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 12:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal Games (VU Games) announced today that The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring (War of the Ring) has shipped to retail stores nationwide. War of the Ring is a PC real-time strategy game based on J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy.

'The Omega Stone' Announced For Macintosh

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 11:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Adventure Company and TransGaming Technologies announced today a partnership to produce an Apple Mac OS X version of The Omega Stone. The Omega Stone is a classic adventure that sends intrepid explorers on a quest to prevent a terrible disaster prophesized by the ancients. Beautiful rendered scenery from Stonehenge, Easter Island, and the Lost City of Atlantis sets the tone for this evocative mystery.

'Shade: Wrath of Angels' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 11:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A mystery older than mankind itself. A secret more frightening than one can imagine is waiting for him. Waiting for YOU. Ingenious storytelling lets you uncover the truth about the horrors slumbering within mother Earth, waiting for the moment to send its servants to unleash hell. Read more to check out some new screens ...

'Magic: The Gathering Battlegrounds' Web Site Goes Live

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 11:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari today announced that the Magic: The Gathering ­ Battlegrounds web site has gone live. Developed for Atari by Secret Level for the Xbox and PC, and set for a November 18th release date Magic: The Gathering ­ Battlegrounds is based on the incredibly popular trading card game created by Wizards of the Coast. The game is filled with faithful card game translations of classic creatures, spells and enchantments and presented in a visually stunning 3D game environment rife with real-time strategic fighting, devastating wizard arsenals and intense creature combat. You cna also check our recent MTG: Battlegrounds preview for more details & screens...

'Neverwinter Nights Gold Edition' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 11:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Neverwinter Nights, developed by BioWare Corp. and published by Atari, under license from Hasbro, Inc., has captured the minds and hearts of PC gamers worldwide with one of the most captivating Dungeons & Dragons role-playing experiences to ever grace a computer screen. Based in the Forgotten Realms, created and published by Wizards of the Coast, the Neverwinter Nights Gold Edition game gives gamers a chance to rediscover the magic, extend the experience or even explore it anew.

Dead Man's Hand (Xbox) Site Goes Live

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 10:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari, Inc. and Human Head Studios have announced that the web site for Dead Man's Hand has gone live. The site features downloadables (movies, screenshots, wallpapers), character profiles and details about the weapons from the upcoming Xbox western. Using the latest Unreal technology (Epic Games), Dead Man's Hand lets players step into the boots of El Tejon, a Wild West gunslinger hell-bent on settling a score with a double-crossing gang of outlaws.