'Rainbow 6 : Raven Shield' - Multiplayer Demo Coming SOON

by Rainier on Aug. 26, 2002 @ 5:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

According to the official French Raven Shield Web site, a multiplayer demo of the game will be available within the next two weeks. The game should sneak into stores somewhere this fall, so its about time we start seeing some playable action for this highly anticipated title. We'll keep you posted!

'Super Monkey Ball 2' Exclusively On Gamecube

by Thomas on Aug. 26, 2002 @ 1:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America, Inc. today announced the release of "Super Monkey Ball 2," exclusively for the Nintendo GameCube. Marking the return of one of SEGA's most popular new franchises, "Super Monkey Ball 2" features 150 new levels, an all-new story mode, 12 addictive Party Games and endless multiplayer fun for up to four players.

'Necromania: Trap of Darkness' - Trailer & Demo

by Thomas on Aug. 26, 2002 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Czech publisher Cinemax sent Tiscali Games today a playable English demo of their upcoming isometric RPG - Necromania: Trap of Darkness. It's available at size 74 MB.

Update: Following today's demo, they also have a new trailer from this upcoming RPG title, which contains about 1 minute of gameplay footage. It's available in low-res (256x192, 2,5 MB) or high-res (512x384, 6,5 MB) DivX format here!

'Ballerium' - Screenshots

by Thomas on Aug. 26, 2002 @ 8:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ballerium is scheduled to enter beta testing in Q1 2003, with final release set to occur mid-2003. In developing the game, Majorem is using its revolutionary OPIUM technology to create a fully persistent world that is able to handle an infinite number of players. Ballerium looks to be an innovative new entry to the massively multiplayer gaming market, providing players with never before experienced levels of persistence and control.

'A Fistful of Gold' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 25, 2002 @ 8:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A Fistful Of Gold is an upcoming real-time strategy game from Rebelmind. It's set in medieval times, but the reality is twisted here, with a slight Wild West movie feeling and things like strange monsters, incredible weapons and even flying machines. New screens below!

Review Roundup

by Thomas on Aug. 25, 2002 @ 7:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Preview Roundup

by Thomas on Aug. 25, 2002 @ 6:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Interview Roundup

by Thomas on Aug. 25, 2002 @ 6:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Face of Mankind' Site Update

by Thomas on Aug. 25, 2002 @ 10:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official site for Duplex Systems massively multiplayer online game (MMOG), Face of Mankind, got a major update. The Face of Mankind discussion forum got a completely new face and they changed their servers to provide a faster handling, new visuals to check out "The RGI9 by Gakk Technologies, an Assault Rifle, is one of the two heaviest weapons available in Face of Mankind", a new batch of screenshots, updated ranking systems and the first official music impression is available for download!

Hegemonia: Legions of Iron - Art & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 25, 2002 @ 12:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Hegemonia: Legions of Iron you will explore and conquer the galaxy at the head of your fleet, plan colonisations, terraform planets, manage your resources and decide on the appropriate technological research to lead mankind where you want it to go. Diplomacy combined with a top-notch spy network will enable you to survive in a stellar system which is much more dangerous than it would at first appear. Who says that space is empty? Black Holes, asteroid fields, nebulas, cosmic clouds and wormholes, and alien races make each fleet sortie a perilous affair… Njoy the screens & art

Eve Online : The Second Genesis - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 11:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Eve Online: The Second Genesis" is a space trading / combat Massive Multiplayer Online Game (MMOG) for the PC. Developed by Crowd Control Production (CCP) of Reykjavik, Iceland, EVE ONLINE will allow upwards of 100,000 gamers to compete simultaneously across a full 3D galaxy which includes 5000 solar systems. Some 40 left over screens that we did not use in our Eve Online preview. Njoy

'Deus Ex 2 : Invisible War' - Screenshots

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 8:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Deus Ex 2 allows players to participate in the telling of a powerful story, rich in mystery, lies and intrigue. In addition to a host of new conspiratorial friends and foes, players can expect encounters with a variety of characters from the original Deus Ex game. Today we bring you 4 screens from Deus Ex 2: Invisible War.

'Earth and Beyond' Update Patch Available NOW

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 8:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood has announced that there is a new patch available for download for their MMORPG, Earth and Beyound. This patch includes a lot of bug fixes. Check out what it fixes and download it HERE!

Buka Entertainment Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 7:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buka Entertainment today released some screens from their upcoming horror adventure game, Midnight Nowhere. They also released screens from the First World War game, The Entente World War I Battlefields, and the action simulation title, Terror Hunter. Njoy!

'Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown' (PS2) - Candy

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 6:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cinemaware’s epic game production, Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown is currently in development at the company’s headquarters in Burlingame, California. The product is based on Cinemaware’s hit game Defender of the Crown, first released in 1986 on the Commodore Amiga and subsequently to a variety of platforms where sold over 1,000,000 units worldwide. New screens at TTG.. "The game was originally intended for a release on all consoles, and PC. But now Cinemaware only mentions a PS2 and PC version of the game"

Allied Assault: Spearhead Rating

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yesterday Steve Groll at Electronic Arts confirmed the new name for the Medal Of Honor: Allied Assault expansion pack "Spearhead" and on EA's info website the expansion was rated "M" (Mature rating given by ESRB). Today planetmedalofhonor confirmed with EA that the "Mature" rating is a mistake, and that the "Teen" rating will stick. (thanks Gamespy)

'Americas Army' Update Patch 1.2.1 Available NOW

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 11:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today there is a new Americas Army patch available for download. This new 1.2MB patch fix the bugs found in 1.2.0. (thanks Blues) Grab the file from Filefront, Fileplanet, WorthPlaying!

Project Nomads Trailer

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 9:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You can now download the Project Nomads-trailer from the official homepage. The video is available in both, German and English. Meet the headstrong characters Goliath, John and Susie, in the gorgeous in-game cut scenes. Their strangely designed aircrafts and famous imaginative objects will be on display. You’ll be able to see characters taking a short journey through breathtaking landscapes from the last island of the shattered planet.

'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official site for Star Wars: The Clone Wars has been updated with some new screenshots. Launch the site to check out battle scenes from Geonosis and Rhen Var.

'Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey' Release Delayed

by Thomas on Aug. 24, 2002 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games announced today that the release of Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey "RPG" has been delayed due to a bad CD run. Tim Brooks, President of Shrapnel Games, said, "The Dungeon Odyssey release will be delayed at least until two weeks. We received the CDs on Monday as per the original schedule, but the would not work. We have reordered new CDs, but we are at least two weeks behind now. We apologize to all fans of Aaron Hall's games. As we firm up the release date, we will announce that date through the media."