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'Seal of Evil' Announced For PC

by Thomas on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SOE is set in the last few years of the Warring States period in ancient China more than 2,200 years ago. At that time, Qin gradually became the most powerful state in China and began making an overall plan to conquer the other six states. Meanwhile, Qin troops kept attacking the Baiyue people living in the southwest of China. The people of East Baiyue, under the leadership of Lan Xiong, then fought a desperate war against the Qin army.Several years later, Lan Xiong and the Chief Sacrifice Wizard, Chi Huan, died mysteriously one after the other. What or who was behind their deaths? Lan Wei,Lan Xiong's daughter, began her dangerous adventure into the Central Plains to find out the truth and make her father live againĀ”... More info @ Object Software Website here!

'Jaxe' Unveiled

by Thomas on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 11:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jaxe is a revolutionary 3D beat 'em up: (thanks Blues) think of a mix of action and strategy, take some elements from FPS games, such as a 360 degrees freedom and the variety of weapons, and add a massive multiplyer support (up to 16 human players contemporarily). All these elements are enriched with a great number of game modes; some of them allow you to set up team matches against other teams, challenge another player (also using the same PC), fight alone or generate great brawls and much more.

'Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 2:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy allows players to immerse themselves in the classic Star Wars universe as they take on the role of a student eager to learn the ways of the Force from Master Luke Skywalker. Players will interact with famous classic Star Wars locations and characters while facing the ultimate choice: fight for good and freedom in the light side or follow the path of power and evil to the dark side.

'Wrath Unleashed' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 2:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Wrath Unleashed, powerful beings called overlords fight for supremacy in a striking and imaginative ethereal void as they struggle to become gods and maintain dominance and magic. Overlords and their minion creatures battle for control of magical floating islands represented by a beautiful world map comprised of terrain tiles. Each tile on the map is imbued with an elemental affinity of fire, earth, water or wind. Unleash your wrath and may the best beast win! Read more for a fresh batch of 80+ screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 2:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Changes In The 'Xpand Rally' Project

by Thomas on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 1:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After completing Chrome, Techland decided to focus on quickly finishing the Xpand Rally project. Along with these new efforts, certain changes have been made in the project. Among many changes, the most crucial one is the adding of advanced economic options to the game. Currently programmers are continuing their work on the project. The effects will please eager fans of racing, as well as other players, who are not very much interested in the racing genre. More details at next week!

'Zoo Tycoon' - FREE Endangered Species Theme Pack

by Thomas on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 1:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Zoo Tycoon Endangered Species, a unique and FREE download for Zoo Tycoon, is now available on the site. Including new animals, theme objects and scenarios, this download celebrates Zoo Tycoon's anniversary and is presented as a token of thanks to Zoo Tycoon's millions of fans worldwide.

'Halo' Worldwide Championships

by Thomas on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 12:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Master Chief has stormed his way onto Microsoft Windows-based personal computers with the recent release of Halo for Windows. If you're already a fan, don't miss out on the upcoming Halo Worldwide Championships. Tons of great prizes like a Gateway gaming system, Alienware PCs, ATI graphic cards and more are up for grabs.

Computer and Video Games Festival Offers Largest Purse In Gaming History

by Thomas on Oct. 25, 2003 @ 12:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The ATI/AMD Cyber X Gaming Championships is coming to CES. The festival has lined up some major sponsors and there will be $600,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs over the course of the qualification tournaments and the championships. Highlights of the event include the $100,000 prize for the first place Counter-Strike team.

'La Pucelle: Tactics' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 8:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

La Pucelle: Tactics is the tactical RPG from Nippon Ichi, creators of Disgaea. La Pucelle: Tactics is a tale of betrayal and double cross, monsters in human form and humans in monster form, set in an alternate medieval Europe. The unlikely hero is a smart mouthed and undisciplined sixteen year old who just passed her exorcism exams and her comrades in La Pucelle, a demon hunting squad. Read more for some new screens ...

'Korea: Forgotten Conflict' - Demo Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 7:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cenega has released a patch for Plastic Reality's recently released Korea: Forgotten Conflict demo. No specific details as to what exactly it adresses are known. Read more for download links ...

'Max Payne 2' - Mod Tools Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 3:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rockstar/Remedy Entertainment have released the mod tools for their recently released action game Max Payne 2. These tools will allow you to create your own mods. A readme file is included with the executable to help get you started. An official tutorial will be released shortly. Read more for details and download links ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 2:58 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 :

  • Legacy Of Kain: Defiance - Trailer
  • MoH: Pacific Assault - Trailer 3 & 4
  • Otogi 2 - Trailer

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

'The Lord Of The Rings: War Of The Ring' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 2:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal Games announced today that development of its upcoming PC real-time strategy game based on J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring (War of the Ring) has been completed. In War of the Ring, massive battles erupt as the Men, Elves, Dwarves, and Hobbits of Middle-earth battle Sauron's minions. Players can choose to 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.

'Battlefield 1942' - Community Update

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 2:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Battlefield 1942 team has made a new community update, unfortunatly with some bad news regarding the upcoming 1.5 patch. The BF1942 v1.5 patch won’t make it out this week, the reason for the delay is that they want to make sure that it reaches you in top condition and that the cd swap fix they've been working on has proven trickier than first anticipated. The rest of the bug fixes are in place and The Invasion of the Philippines map is just about ready to go (promised "late October", which would be about right now).

'C&C Generals: Zero Hour' - 'Moutain Fox' Bonus Map

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 1:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brought to you by the C&C Generals team, the second bonus map for C&C Generals: Zero Hour. This new multiplayer map is called 'Moutain Fox' and is said to have a unique layout should please the team players out there. Read more for details and download links ...

'The Sims Makin' Magic' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 1:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beware! Your Sims have Magic! In The Sims Makin’ Magic Expansion Pack, your Sims are granted magical powers to cast playful or mischievous spells. Venture to an all-new magical, carnival-themed destination, experience exciting new gameplay, gain over 175 new items, and encounter a whole new cast of quirky characters in this powerful pack of magical high jinx. See what happens when the fate of the Sims is challenged and magic spells are cast with good or bad intentions. In The Sims Makin’ Magic, expect the unexpected. Check the new magical screens & trailer ...

'Civilization III: Conquests' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 12:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Firaxis Games and Atari are excited to announce that the second expansion pack to the greatest strategy game of all time has gone gold. Sid Meier's Civilization III: Conquests will arrive in stores across North America November 4th and in Europe November 14th. Civ Conquests takes players on a provocative journey through the ages as they pursue victory in the most famous adventures in history.

'Knights of the Temple' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 12:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

You are Paul de Raque, Knight of the Temple, as you set out on a holy crusade across a forbidding, mediaeval Europe to join your order in the Holy Land. Armed with your sword, axe, bow and shield, you must fight with all your strength to complete your journey, for saving the future of the world is your ultimate goal! The core of the game is medieval style fighting with the classical weapons of European knights, coupled with stunning graphics of the historical milieus of the 12th century crusades. Check the new screens ...

'Etherlords 2' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 12:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nival has released a patch for their recently released Etherlords 2. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1.01 and adresses/fixes accidental single-player crashes, disconnections from the master-server, some single/multiplayer additions and balances the Pale Knight creature depriving it of LifeTap ability (thanks RPGDot). Read more for details and download links ...