'Aero Elite Combat Academy' (PS2) Announced

by Thomas on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 10:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA of America, Inc. today announced that "Aero Elite Combat Academy" is currently in development exclusively for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system. "Aero Elite" is slated for release in March 2003. Designed by SEGA's legendary SEGA-AM2 studio, "Aero Elite" puts gamers in the cockpit of more than 60 of the world's most high-performance aircraft - from supersonic fighters to heavily-armed attack helicopters. "Aero Elite's" realistic training mode puts rookie pilots through their paces, fully preparing gamers for intense aerial combat. With a blend of fast-paced action, realistic fighter controls, and a slew of flight options, "Aero Elite" delivers dozens of customizable missions, scores of environments and a thrilling two-player mode that virtual pilots everywhere won't want to miss. (thanks EvilAvatar)

'Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 8:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

WizardWorks and Infogrames just released the first update patch for their recently released World War II shooter Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theater. This upgrade brings your retail game to v2.35 patch and fixes "many" multiplayer crashes, optimizes bandwidth usage, offers small map tweaks, sound fixes, and more (thanks Bluesnews). Read more for detailed fix list and links where to get it ...

MicroMachines (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 7:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

MicroMachines is one of the strongest and most successful franchises in the history of video games. It has now been updated to take advantage of the processing power of next-generation consoles, and offers the same fast-paced top-down racing with miniature vehicles that has made MicroMachines games so popular in the past... and then some! The gameplay is more varied than ever before, with a huge variety of tracks and levels in many different environments. There is also a large selection of vehicles on offer for next-gen gamers.

'Echelon:Wind Warriors' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 7:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

"Echelon:Wind Warriors" is the next evolution in futuristic flight combat that delivers the latest technical and gameplay innovations demanded by today's experienced game playing audience without sacrificing accessibility for newcomers. Players fly a variety of futuristic aircraft through a number of new missions set on a spectacular continent that takes seven hours of real-time flying to cross. We took our beta for a ride and snapped some screens .. Njoy!

'Enclave' (PC) - Movie

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 6:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In the fantastic world of Enclave a deep rift in the earth separates good from bad. The lands of light are prospering and growing. Surrounded by the barren planes of the dark devastated by war, they form an enclave of peace and sincerity. The rift, however, is about to close. From now on, there will be no more peace in everyday life throughout the border lands. Both empires are arming themselves for war. We now have a trailer of the Enclave PC version with in game footage! Read more for links where to get it ...

'Dragon Ball Z : Budokai' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 4:59 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dragon Ball Z Budokai is an authentic and deep 3D fighting game set in the spectacular world of DBZ and filled with the fiercest fighters the universe has ever known. Test your skills against the most powerful Dragon Ball Z heroes and the most sinister villains. Every battle is more intense, more dangerous, and more epic than the one before. Will you be the last warrior standing?

'Rygar: The Legendary Adventure' (PS2) - Movie

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 12:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The story of Rygar begins with the Island of Argus being plagued by evil Titans. Armageddon has spread over the land, creating chaos as volcanoes, earthquakes, and monsters ravage the countryside. In mankind’s darkest hour, a hero rises from the ashes to defeat the Titans, rescue the princess and restore order to the land. The player will become Rygar and his legendary adventure will begin. Playstation Japan now features a streaming video that we converted for your convenience so that you can download it, read more for links ...

Legend Of The 'Savage' Saga Revealed

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2002 @ 12:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

S2 Games reveals the story behind its ground breaking real time strategy shooter, Savage, with part one of a four-part comic book series. To discover the origins of the Savage war between humans and beasts, read more ...

'O.R.B' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 11:24 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First just let us know that they have just released the first patch for their recently released 3D space-based RTS, OffWorld Resource Base (O.R.B.). This update patch fixes a few bugs and mainly adds some scenario issues. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to get it ...

'Robin Hood: The Legend of Sherwood' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 11:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Spellbound announced earlier today that they have released a small patch for their game, Robin Hood: The Legend of Sherwood. “We recognize that there is a lag problem while running on Windows 98 or ME and this patch will rectify any and all of the issues the consumer might encounter,” says Adam Phillips, Executive Producer of Third Party Development. Read more for details and links ...

'Battlefield 1942: Road to Rome' Officially Announced

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 10:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts is excited to announce the expansion pack, Battlefield 1942: The Road to Rome for the PC. The multiplayer-focused expansion pack will give players more of what they have grown accustomed to with the original BattleField 1942 title, including more maps, more vehicles, and more fighting forces. The Road to Rome will focus exclusively on the largely underpublicized Italian and Sicilian campaigns of WWII. Players can choose to fight on six new maps including Operation Husky (Sicily) and the battles for Anzio and Monte Cassino. Each map comes with highly detailed environments such as Italian houses, Mediterranean trees and even the Monte Cassino Monastery.

'Rocky' (NGC/GBA) Ships To Stores Nationwide

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced Rocky for Nintendo GameCube and Game Boy Advance has shipped. Developed by UK-based Rage Games, LTD, Rocky lets gamers relive each dramatic fight and memorable moment from the Rocky through Rocky V movies. Rocky is rated "T-Teen" on GameCube and "E-Everyone" on Game Boy Advance, and is available for a suggested retail price of $49.99 and $29.99, respectively.

'Xenus' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The game begins when Kevin Myers receives a call from magazine his sister works for. He is told that she didn't contact them more than 10 days and they are afraid she missed in Colombia during her journalist investigation. So, Kevin departures to this country in order to rescue her. Having arrived he finds himself in the world of violence where 70 out of 100 hundreds people are killed each year. There are many forces fight for the power in Colombia. They are officials, guerrilla, narco mafia, Indians, bandits, CIA. The player has to maneuver between them to reach the main goal to find lost sister. The scenery that looks banal in the beginning step-by-step gets mixed up and finally becomes semi-mystic. Some new screens, damn this puppy looks GOOD!

'Nightcaster II: Equinox' (XB) Announced - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

To coincide with the one-year anniversary of the Xbox, Jaleco Entertainment announces a whole new world of spell-casting with the brilliant action shooter Nightcaster II: Equinox, crafted exclusively for Xbox. Nightcaster II: Equinox is a vibrant 3D action spell-shooter set in a dark fantasy world. This fast moving adventure features multi-directional spell-casting combined with intense melee combat to create an exhilarating and captivating gameplay experience. Read more for details, features and screens ...

'X-Men : Wolverine's Revenge' (CONSOLE) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 7:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Releasing simultaneously with the "X-Men 2" feature film, X-MEN: Wolverine's Revenge is the only PlayStation2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance and PC action-adventure that allows players to assume the role of Wolverine. After discovering that a deadly X-Virus has been activated within Wolverine's body, the player has 48 hours to acquire the antidote from the evil organization that not only gave them the disease, but also their mutation. Today we got a bunch of new slice & dice screens from the GBA, Xbox, Gamcube and PS2 versions .. Njoy!

'Ultimate Survivor' Ships To Stores

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 7:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames together with CBS Consumer Products is offering the ultimate challenge this holiday season. Shipping today to software retail is Survivor Ultimate, the official game of the hit CBS series, Survivor. Incorporating the past four Survivor seasons, Survivor Ultimate immerses fans in the Survivor experience more fully than ever before, taking players on a breathtaking series of new adventures, featuring more than 80-custom edited video clips from past seasons, 24-fast paced, exhilarating new challenges and multi-player gameplay. To add to the Survivor excitement, players can challenge up to six other Survivor fans via the LAN or Internet or via online play through GameSpy Arcade. Enthusiasts can find out if they truly have what it takes to become the Ultimate Survivor.

'Wild Arms 3' (PS2) Making Its European Debut - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 7:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced the release of Wild Arms 3. This new game for PlayStation2 developed by Sony Computer Entertainment covers all PAL territories and is expected to ship in January 2003. A few screens for you to enjoy, but i tell you, it looks weird to me...

'Robot Alchemic Drive' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 6:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Enix America Inc. has recently shipped Robot Alchemic Drive (R.A.D.) and if you haven't played this innovative robot-fighting game, you're missing out. It's like eating one of those white pizzas - you know, the all-cheese kind? - if there's no tomato sauce, then it's not a pizza. Likewise with R.A.D. You haven't experienced colossal destruction on an enormous scale until thrown your opponent's robot through a building. Read more for some devastating screens ...

'Spells of Gold' - Exclusive Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 6:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Spells of Gold is a role-playing game with strong trade influence from BUKA Entertainment. The game is set in the world of fantasy, inhabited by humans, beasts, undead ones and other creatures. The universe of the game - Lokatrienn - is large indeed. It consists of a number of separate worlds. Each one has several cities, which represent isolated economic and political systems. The Hero is able to transit from one world to another through special space Gates, called Portals. His main activity is trade, that is buying goods in one town and selling or exchanging them in another. For this purpose the Hero has got a special item - a Magic Sack of Monroke. Thanks to it, he can easily carry a vast amount of goods. Read more for some (27) NEW screens..

'Freelancer' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 5:58 p.m. PST | Filed under News

"Freelancer" offers cutting edge space combat within a vibrant, living universe on an intensely epic scope. The player can freely navigate, providing vast opportunities for exploration, trade and combat. Additionally, "Freelancer" offers a seemingly endless pool of missions that the players can choose from to create their own adventures. For players who are more interested in a structured experience, "Freelancer" also features a compelling storyline that draws the player deeper and deeper into the mysteries of the human colonies in the distant Sirius System and against a villain unlike any mankind has faced before. Long in the making, we score 38 new screens for your enjoyment today.