WarCraft III Update

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 11:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard has again updated their WarCraft III - Reign of Chaos site.. This time, Learn about Polymorph, an ability of the Elven Sorceress, a Human unit in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos.

Vivisector: Creatures of Dr. Moreau Announced

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 11:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Action Forms today proudly present "Vivisector: Creatures of Dr. Moreau", a unique 3D Action game that blends interactive story-telling with high-adrenaline intense action to bring you a rich, fascinating experience. Influenced by the Herbert Well's classic novel "Island of Dr.Moreau", the game represents the vision on what could happen about the latitude 1' S and longitude 107' W after the events described in the book. Sounds interesting? Well in that case, check out the official site for full story and screens.

Goldenland - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 8:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Only 300 years passed since that time when evil hordes under command of dark god Drah-Shoo were defeated, and scorched earth of Golden Valley has found quietness. Country of Golden Mountains becomes more beautiful, than ever before and people have begun to forget a terror of evil times... Check out screens and more info below!

Kreed - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 8:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Kreed is high-tech 3d-action, in which player will become Legionnaire - one of the most trained and dangerous warriors of 3rd millennium. According to the storyline, gamer with small team of trade ship "Aspero" find himself in strange region of cosmic space. Nobody can go out from this zone, a lot of spacecrafts disappeared in this point of space. Player immerse in atmosphere of absolute hopeless, connection with outer world is broken and all around is only cemetery of spaceships - both new models and very old, which are here for thousand years.

Game Boy Advance to get Bluetooth

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 7:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A Bluetooth wireless adapter that allows Game Boy Advances to play multiplayer games without leads and access the Internet is to launch next year.

Homeplanet Website

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 7:23 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Revolt Games that is an Russian developer let us know that the website "English" for the upcoming space combat sim game, Homeplanet, is now available. You find it here.

HL: Desert Crisis Mod Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 2:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The official site for the Half Life mod Desert Crisis has been updated with a lot of new screens the last days. Desert Crisis is a mod set in the near future, so there is a mix of modern weaponry (such as Desert Eagles and MP5's) and futuristic weapons (such as laser sniper rifles and plasma cannons).

2002 Nintendo Lineup

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 2:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The new year is approaching and so is an incredible 2002 Nintendo lineup! Here is some of the outstanding titles scheduled to launch in the first quarter of 2002 for Nintendos best-selling video game systems, Nintendo GameCube and GameBoy Advance.

Top Ten GameCube Games

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 11:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

NPD has released new data on video games sales of GameCube software titles for the period of December 2nd through 15th.

Top Ten PS2 Games

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 11:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

NPD has released new data on video games sales of Playstation 2 software titles for the period of December 2nd through 15th.

Top Ten Xbox Games

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 11:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

NPD has released new data on video games sales of Xbox software titles for the period of December 2nd through 15th.

Sony Console Games Dominate

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 10:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Video games for Sony's consoles outsold the titles for all its major rivals combined in the first half of December, according to a report released Wednesday.

Ultima I: A Legend is Reborn Demo & Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 10:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Peroxide has released the second technology demo of the Ultima 1 remake, "A legend is reborn". In this build you willl find: A showcase of the 3d engine capabilities. Smooth daycycle transition. Idle animation for NPC's and morphtargets. Dialogue demo. A large map containing civilized and wilderness areas. A small quest preview. Original Music preview (By Peter Moore). GameSpyDaily has also tossed up some screens from this demo that you can check out!

NASCAR Racing 2002 Season Announced

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 10:41 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sierra Entertainment, Inc. is proud to announce their latest racing title from the people who brought you the first NASCAR racing simulation game. NASCAR Racing 2002 Season, developed by Massachusetts-based Papyrus Racing Games, will feature every track in the 2002 NASCAR Winston Cup Series with teams, drivers, and sponsors of the 2002 race season.

Aliens vs. Predator 2 Mod Tool

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 10:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Monolith just released the Aliens vs. Predator 2 mod tools today and it includes: DEdit, the AvP2 world editor (also contains texture and sprite utilities). ModelEdit, the AvP2 model editor. LithRez, a command-line program for packing and unpacking AvP2. REZ (Resource) files. Softimage 3.7 exporters. Maya and 3d Studio Max Exporters and much more. Grab this 8.7 Mb file over at fileplanet.

Emperor: Battle for Dune Map Editor

by Thomas on Dec. 27, 2001 @ 10:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Westwood just released a Map Editor for Emperor: Battle for Dune. You can dowload this new editor over at westwoods ftp.

Etherlords updated demo & bonus map

by Thomas on Dec. 26, 2001 @ 10:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Nival Interactive has released an updated demo of their 3D turn-based strategy game Etherlords, which contains not only the Duel mode of the original one, but also offers a chance to try out the strategy mode on two missions. Also a bonus map for the full game is available, titled Evil Dale. You find it here!

Medal of Honor Install Bug

by Thomas on Dec. 25, 2001 @ 11:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Lex Luthor explain that there is a bug in the installer for the new map for the Medal of Honor demo.. (thanks Blues) Here is a snap how to fix it:

I've discovered a little bug in the new released demomap "the hunt" which can be fixed easily. During the Installation the background sounds are installed at the wrong folder and that's why you don't hear any backgroundsounds in the new map. To fix this just extract the "Amb_M5_TownExt_2.mp3" file to the following place : "medalofhonorfoldermainsoundamb_stereo".. That should fix it all.

Microids new title 'Syberia' & Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 25, 2001 @ 10:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microids is working on a new 3D adventure game with the title Syberia.. Benoit Sokal creator of Amerzone, is the one who leads this new 'secret' project. The game will have full 3D graphics and offer you as player not only challenging but also intelligent puzzles. More news about this new title will be available in January 2002.. Check out some exclusive screenshots below!

The Contest Over Video Games

by Thomas on Dec. 25, 2001 @ 9:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

It is becoming an annual rite of passage. Each year at this time, boys in their early teens, still cleareyed and smooth-faced but awkwardly approaching manhood, develop the toughness of card sharks as they negotiate with their parents over buying this season's generation of expensive electronic gadgets. " read more below, pretty funny story ;) "