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by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 7:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami Ships 'Evolution Skateboarding' For PS2

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 7:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Leading video game publisher Konami of America, Inc. announced today that Evolution Skateboarding for Sony PS2 has shipped to retail outlets nationwide. The first next-generation skateboarding game to ship this season, Evolution Skateboarding features an exciting mix of authentic tricks and pro-skaters, incredibly detailed graphics and out-of-this-world fantasy levels. The introduction of Boss Characters – a first in the genre – revolutionizes extreme sports videogames by integrating game play elements inspired by Konami’s rich action videogame legacy.

BloodRayne (PS2/Xbox) - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 7:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A new movie trailer of BloodRayne is now available, showing off the upcoming bloodthirsty third-person action game by Terminal Reality. Check out Agent BloodRayne, the anti-heroine from BloodRayne, in one of the most eagerly anticipated action/horror games from Majesco, available this fall for Xbox, PlayStation 2, GameCube, and PC. Read more for links where to download this action packed trailer with bloody in game footage! (thanks 3DGamers)

Neverwinter Nights - Enhanced Game Content With New Patch

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 3:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

BioWare Corp. today announced the release of new game content for Neverwinter Nights. With the online release of the 1.25 patch, Neverwinter Nights fans will receive a tons of new features and content. Read more for details and links where to get it

One Must Fall : BattleGrounds - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 3:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ever wish you were a 90-foot-tall robot, beating the snot out of other huge robots in a futuristic mega-sport? Sure you have. We all have, and this is your chance - One Must Fall: Battlegrounds puts you in control of enormous robots, letting you fight to become a champion in the greatest spectator sport of all time. Check the 19 new screens ...

America's Army: Operations - Update Patch v1.3.0 Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 2:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As expected the new patch for the Unreal engine powered multiplayer shooter America's Army has been released. The patch has a lot of goodies such as a new map, a new Honor System feature, Combat Effectiveness Meter and a slew of big fixes, tweaks and upgrades. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to get the goodies (thanks HomeLan).

'Splinter Cell' WebSite Live

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 1:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Right on the heels of its German counterpart, Ubisoft just kicked off the English/North American part of the Splinter Cell website. The website hosts all kinds of game info, screenshots and videos from this third person action/stealth game. Splinter Cell will be released for Xbox and PC in November. Go check it out.

'Chain Reaction' - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 9:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today we tossed up the announcement that Monster Studios Are Working On A New Game! Well we just received a bunch of screens from their upcoming title, Chain Reaction. (including two exclusive screens). Njoy!

'Imperium Galactica 3: Genesis' - New Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 9:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

It is 2100AD. A mysterious alien entity is dominating the over-computerised Earth. Only a small group of space explorers and former soldiers of mega-corporations have survived the digital Armageddon. You are to forming them into resistance far beyond the limits of the solar system to lead them back home.. Check out some new shots below!

American Conquest - German Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 8:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV has just released a demo for their upcoming RTS game, American Conquest. This demo is in german only at this point so take notice of that. If you want to check out this BIG game, be prepared for a BIG demo. It weighs in at a whopping 221mb and allows you to play a mission, in which you are able to play on the side of the spanish invaders against the native Maya tribe. You will be able to get an idea of the detailed graphics as well as on the intense gameplay. A small tutorial at the beginning of the game helps you through the first steps to establish a colony and recruit your men. The demo offers additionally a limited multiplayer mode in which you are able to test the game over a network or the internet. Click here to get the demo off GamesWeb.

'Age of Mythology' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 7:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

It's a wrap! Microsoft Game Studios and Ensemble Studios today announced that Age of Mythology, the hottest title of the season, has gone gold and will ship to stores in North America on October 31. Whether it's leading a Greek army supported by a handful of powerful Minotaurs, or relying on the fortified defenses of Egyptian Migdol Strongholds, Age of Mythology has a style of play for any gamer.

Galactic Civilizations - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 7:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today’s goodies are courtesy of Stardock and Strategy First. Next at bat and on deck (yes yes, i like baseball) are 10 never before seen, brand new, smoking hot screenshots for the upcoming strategy title, Galactic Civilizations. Njoy!

Baldur’s Gate : Dark Alliance (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 7:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Immerse yourself in the fast-paced, dynamic world of Baldur’s Gate : Dark Alliance. In this epic action RPG, play one of three unique characters as you explore visually stunning environments like bone-chilling ice caverns, marshy swamplands and forlorn tombs. Battle immense Frost Giants, brutal Dragons and hordes of other Dungeons & Dragons® creatures. Use your wits, battle fiercely and emerge victorious! A few new Gamecube screens to show off the progress...

Pro Race Driver - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 6:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters’ Pro Race Driver, racing to the PC on November 22nd, is set to be the platform’s most dynamic and dramatic circuit racer. Fiercer than its console versions, the PC edition offers additional features and allows up to 20 players to race at once. Check out our 8 new screens ...

'Sub Rebellion' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 6:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

­Metro3D, Inc. today announces the nationwide release of Sub Rebellion exclusively for the Sony PlayStation2 game console, which begins shipment today at retail stores across the country. Developed by IREM SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INC., Sub Rebellion featuresa “Teen” ESRB Rating and a MSRP of $49.95.

Anarchy Online Booster Pack Named 'The Notum Wars' - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 6:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Since funcom announced the booster pack idea a couple months ago, they have seen a lot of discussion about it on the forums and in emails. In addition to letting you know that they now have a name for this new product, The Notum Wars, they like to address concerns some of you have expressed.. Read more to check some screens and read what Trond Arne Aas, Funcom President and CEO had to say about this booster pack for Anarchy Online!

'Tennis Masters Series 2003' (XB) - Screens & Features

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 5:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following the successful launch of its first PC version, Microids and the ATP are proud to present its newest version, Tennis Masters Series 2003, now available on Xbox. The stadiums have 25,000 polygons. In fact, here, count 'em in these five screenshots together with the features!

New ''Lock 'N Load'' Demo

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 3:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games announced today that a new version of Mark H. Walker's Lock 'N Load Demo is available for download from their website. Mark H. Walker's Lock 'N Load Demo marks a milestone for board wargames, being the first ever demo available for a physical board game. Read more for features!

'Brave Dwarves 2' - Features & Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 3:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Happy years are gone without notice. Grateful people of the Fairyland have composed many songs and tales about the dwarves' adventures. Many sumptuous feasts were made up. But the real hero cannot live without the deeds, he is always ready to protect the weak. Weapons are still sharp, and magic potion hasn't got out of order. To secure peace is to prepare for war... A new challenge for your favorite heroes! This quest is even more difficult! It's the most interesting adventure you've gone through...

'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4' GOLD (CONSOLE)

by Thomas on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 2:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Video game players can experience the ultimate skating challenge with the release of Activision, Inc. Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 video game, which is currently in manufacturing and is set to ship in North America on October 23, 2002. Early reviews indicate that the sequel to the #1 action sports video game in 2001 is on track to continue its winning run having received a score of 5 out 5 from GamePro Magazine.