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X-Men : Next Dimension (GC) - New Screens

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 11:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

X-Men: Next Dimension begins when Bastion, the leader of Operation: Zero Tolerance, and his legions of Prime-Sentinels have captured Forge as part of their mission to eradicate all mutants. The race is on as Forge’s team mates set out to rescue their captured comrade before Bastion can coax secrets from him that are capable of destroying all mutant-kind. In order to do this, the X-Men must ally themselves with their greatest enemies, the Brotherhood of Mutants and their cunning leader, Magneto.

Blade II (XB) - New Screens

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 11:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed by UK-based developer Mucky Foot, Blade 2 lets players assume the role of Blade, the "baddest" of the vampire slayers. As Blade, players must make maximum use of his special abilities, weapons and martial arts moves to stop the vampire nation's quest to create an all-new form of super-vampires known as Reapers.

Jedi Outcast 1.04 Patch & New Server Coming Today

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 11:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Later on today LucasArts will be releasing the 1.04 update for Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast on their website. The update includes all of the fixes from 1.03, so if you don’t have that update yet, this is the only one you’ll need. A new dedicated server will also be released. Read more below to check out some of the features/fixes.

MS Announces Million-Dollar Online Golf Tournament

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

One of the most lucrative online golf tournaments in the world just became even more so. Microsoft Game Studios today announced that it is opening registration for the Million Dollar "Links" Virtual Golf Association Tour (VGA Tour), in which this year's winner will have a chance to putt for $1 million.

Platoon: The 1st Airborne Cavalry Division In Vietnam - Trailer

by Rainier on July 11, 2002 @ 10:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monte Cristo has released a movie trailer of "Platoon: the 1st Airborne Cavalry Division in Vietnam", the promising 3D action strategy game in development at Digital Reality. Read more for links where to grab this beauty...

Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix - Patch & Server

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 10:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Raven Software and Activision today released the v1.01 patch for Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix. This patch is 12MB to grab and includes four new mp maps, the Demolition game mode, the new MP5SD weapon, and much more! Also a new 10MB dedicated Linux server is available to grab. (thanks Blues)

Digital Leisure Releases Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 9:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

An Interactive Adventure for PlayStation 2, Xbox and DVD Movie Players Go Undercover with Narcotics Officers to Battle Street Dealers, Smugglers and a South American Drug Cartel. Digital Leisure today announced its release of a remastered version of the American Laser Games' smash arcade hit Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars.

NCsoft to Publish Trade Wars: Dark Millennium

by Thomas on July 11, 2002 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NCsoft to Publish Realm Interactive's Trade Wars: Dark Millennium Action Oriented RPG Will Come to Life in a Unique Massively Multiplayer Online Experience. NCsoft Corporation, the world's largest independent online game company announced today that it will publish Trade Wars: Dark Millennium (working title) from Realm Interactive, LLC.

Deathrow (Xbox) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 11, 2002 @ 9:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Deathrow has the perfect combination of aggressive hand-to-hand combat, third person action and cooperative team play to appeal to action, fighting and sports gamers alike," said Anne Blondel, director of third-party development, Europe, at Ubi Soft Entertainment. "This is an incredibly competitive game that will definitely pump up your heart rate as you experience all of the intensity and action it has to offer." Check out the new combat screens ...

EA Announces Plans For The Sims Unleashed

by Thomas on July 10, 2002 @ 8:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced plans to release this September The Sims Unleashed, a new add-on disk to the top-selling PC game of all time, The Sims. As fans of The Sims know, there has always been something missing from their virtual neighborhoods ... pets. In The Sims Unleashed, players can now add furry friends to their Sims' families. An all new expanded neighborhood featuring parks, pet stores, cafes and markets will give the Sims and their new pets a variety of places to sniff, explore and meet their new neighbors.

Dead or Alive 4 Coming Next Year

by Thomas on July 10, 2002 @ 8:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tecmo Ltd. maker of the best- selling "Dead or Alive'' series of video software, plans to release the latest version of the action game next year. The new game will be a sequel to "Dead or Alive 3,'' the martial arts fighting game released exclusively for Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox game console. Tecmo hasn't decided which console the sequel will be designed for as it is still in early development, President Junji Nakamura said in an interview. "Dead or Alive 3'' is the best-selling Xbox game in Japan and has sold more than 1 million copies worldwide, a level regarded as a blockbuster in the video-game industry. The company supplied "Dead or Alive 2'' for Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 2, and switched to Xbox because of that machine's better graphics. Read the rest here!

Neverwinter Nights v1.20 English Patch Now Available

by Thomas on July 10, 2002 @ 8:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today there is a new patch 'v1.20' available for Neverwinter Nights. Read more below to check out what this patch fixes and where to grab it!

The Y-Project - Screens

by Thomas on July 10, 2002 @ 7:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Y-Project "developed over at Westka Interactive" is a action-adventure with a strong storyline and impressive in-game cinematic cut scenes. Check out some new screens.

DreamCatcher Teams Up With Microïds

by Thomas on July 10, 2002 @ 7:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company, DreamCatcher's exclusive PC and console adventure games label, and Microïds, an international entertainment software developer and publisher, today announced their partnership for the US distribution of Syberia. Based on the agreement, The Adventure Company has been given the exclusive publishing and the distribution rights for Syberia in the US market.

Fallout Bible 6

by Thomas on July 10, 2002 @ 5:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Isle Studios tossed up another exciting update from the world of Fallout, filled with questions galore, questions with answers, questions without answers, pies in the face, the EPA, occasional mentions of Dave Hendee, the final fate of the deathclaws, why Horrigan is in that silly armor, and a brief summary of the life and times of the New California Republic and the Brotherhood of Steel. Have fun! Be warned - it's a hefty file filled with all manner of heftiness. Grab this 800KB .pdf bible here!

Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius (PS2) - Screens and Features

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

Jimmy Neutron is Nickelodeon’s first property to be developed as a multi-media franchise including TV, online, video game, and a feature film slated for Holiday 2001. Check out some screens and features below!

Battlefield 1942 - New Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2002 @ 6:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield 1942 puts players at the heart of World War II combat, allowing them to choose from 16 famous battle sites, including Omaha Beach, Stalingrad and Wake Island, from the four main theaters of World War II including the Pacific, Eastern and Western Europe and Northern Africa. With the ability to control more than 35 authentic Axis and Allied vehicles and select from five distinct character classes, players are faced with incredible choices in their plan of action. Check the screens!

Darkfall Site Opens

by Thomas on July 9, 2002 @ 9:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stratics Central has opened a Darkfall site today! For the opening of the site Razorwax has provided them with an exclusive video showing the dwarf walk cycle animaton! Darkfall stratics also features an exclusive Pre-Alpha journal, including a couple of new screenshots. Check out Darkfall stratics here!

'Iron Storm' Official Site

by Thomas on July 9, 2002 @ 8:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher today tossed up the official site for 4X Studio's upcoming shooter game Iron Storm. You find FAQ, screens and much more on the site! (Thanks GameSpyDaily)

AquaNox: Revelation - First Screens

by Rainier on July 9, 2002 @ 7:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

AquaNox: Revelation is the name of the stand-alone product scheduled for release in autumn 2002. Revelation is a new story set in the underwater world of Aqua and takes place during the same time frame as the original game. Officially announced yesterday, here are the FIRST screens!