'KnightShift' - Public Beta Test & Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 10:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KnightShift offers the best of conventional RPG and RTS games in a mystic world, full of fantasy and imagination. The player takes control over heroes, real (funny) or magic characters and leads them to victory and honor. Set in a living fully three dimensional game environment, KnightShift bewitches your PC with breathtaking graphics and effects. Zuxxez is open for requests from experienced gamers, who would like to participate in beta testing for KnightShift. Applications can be made now on a secure website and will take about ten days to process. The skills of many are needed to check a huge amount of material. You can apply online right here or read more to check out 4 new screens...

'Will Rock' Tournament

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 10:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mythological hunters unite! Ubi Soft Entertainment and The Clan World Network are teaming up to bring the rabid Will Rock Gaming Community the world's first Will Rock Tournament. The tournament will be single elimination pitting two, four-person teams against each other in frenetic FPS action. Winners will receive a selection of ATI RADEON 9800 PRO video cards - a value of more than $6000. Teams can sign up today at the Clan Tournament website. The action begins on Monday, July 21, 2003.

iEntertainment Network Launches 'Dawn of Aces III'

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 10:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

iEntertainment Network announced today the launch of Dawn of Aces III, a major new addition to the award winning TotalSims series of products. The new release, Dawn of Aces III, includes a new World War I terrain, 7 new airplanes, and new flight models designed to perfectly match the flying characteristics of World War I aircraft.

'Battle Mages' - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 9:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battle Mages represents a gorgeous mix of RTS and RPG genres in one single game. A player controls the main hero, a graduate of the Imperial Battle Mage School, and his troops to restore peace in a beautiful fantasy world, inhabited with various creatures. Dynamic quest system, dozens of spells and well-thought skills system, flexible gameplay and fascinating storyline are bound to attract many players to Battle Mages. Read more for some screens ...

'Fair Strike' - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 9:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fair Strike is the recent project of published Buka Entertainment and developed by G5 Software, known from the helicopter action/arcade Red Shark. It seems that the team is really keen on helicopters because Fair Strike is also a chopper action, but with an antiterrorists background. Scheduled to be released somewhere end of 2003

'RHEM' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 9:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment, LLC today announced that "RHEM", an intricate first person puzzle-based adventure game for the PC and Mac, has begun arriving in North American retailers. The game's presence on the shelves of North America's largest retailers marks a significant milestone for the company which was established less than two years ago.

'Kreed' - Multiplayer Test

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 8:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Russobit-M company carried out the tournament on the upcoming 3d FPS from Burut CT Kreed in the context of multiplayer beta-testing. It was on this weekend. The best cybersportsmen of Russia took part in the competition, and for some of them Kreed was the last real training before ESWC in Paris. It was the first time Kreed multiplayer ever left the developers' studio, and all sportsmen had found themselves in the same conditions - they had only two hours of training before the game.

'Cold Zero: The Last Stand' - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cold Zero is an action adventure game where the player takes the role of John McAffrey, a former marksman with a SWAT team who was discharged from service after shooting a hostage by accident. His skills helped him get a job providing high level security for high profile corporations. One of his clients is BioResearch Inc, a company that created the genetic weapon known as Cold Zero. After a terrorist group attacks the laboratory and steals this virus, John sets our to find the terrorists before they have a chance to unleash a catastrophe of global proportions.

'Breed' - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 8:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Breed is a cutting-edge science-fiction shoot-em up, which skillfully blends addictive, accessible, free-roaming gameplay with cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technology to expand not only the gameplay potential, but also the player's perceived freedom within the game world. Utilising both first- and third-person viewpoints, players can freely take control of a variety of units and vehicles – from standard ground troops to APCs and Dropships – to do battle with The Breed, both in orbit and on the Earth's surface. The objective is simple: Halt the invasion of The Breed and stop the destruction of mankind. Check the screens ...

'Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy' - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is a dynamic single and multiplayer action experience featuring an all-new epic story. Players are immersed in the role of apprentice at Luke Skywalker's Jedi Academy where they learn the power – and danger – of the Force. Amidst a multitude of complex and richly detailed Star Wars environments, including twice as many unique locales as those in Star Wars Jedi Outcast, players face a variety of powerful and insidious enemies.

'SSX 3' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 2:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SSX 3 allows gamers to go anywhere gravity will take them. Players will discover a colossal mountain where they can immerse themselves in a free-roaming snow paradise. The ultimate all-mountain experience, SSX 3 features all-new events and courses, awe-inspiring tricks, and a cast of cool, customizable characters. Discover the open terrain, explore its hidden crevices, and conquer its peaks. Check out these new screens ...

EA Camp 2003 - 'EA Sports' Screens Gallery

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 1:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today we attended EA Camp 2003 and got to see loads of upcoming goodies from the EA stable o' plenty. In the next few days we will have several impressions of their scheduled titles but for now you can enjoy a massive load of screens ...
  • Rugby 2004
  • FIFA Soccer 2004
  • Madden NFL 2004
  • NASCAR Thunder 2004
  • NBA LIVE 2004
  • NCAA┬« Football 2004
  • NCAA March Madness 2004
  • Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 2004
  • NHL 2004

EA Camp 2003 - 'EA Games' Screens

by Rainier on July 10, 2003 @ 12:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today we attended EA Camp 2003 and got to see loads of upcoming goodies from the EA stable o' plenty. In the next few days we will have several impressions of their scheduled titles but for now you can enjoy a massive load of screens ...
  • Aliens V. Predator: Extinction
  • Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons of WWII
  • Battlefield Vietnam
  • Command & Conquer Generals Zero Hour
  • Disney’s Party
  • Freedom Fighters
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing
  • Looney Tunes: Back in Action
  • Medal of Honor Allied Assault Breakthrough
  • Medal of Honor Infiltrator
  • Medal of Honor Rising Sun
  • Need for Speed Underground
  • SimCity 4 Rush Hour
  • The Sims Bustin’ Out
  • The Sims 2
  • The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King

'I-Ninja' (PS2/NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 11:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

I-Ninja is an adrenaline-savvy game featuring rich and expansive environments uniquely designed to challenge protagonist I-Ninja and his special abilities. Set on a small earthlike planet cohabitated by guardians, masters, mini bosses and evil army members, players will follow I-Ninja on his journey from island to island to gain new Ninja belts, recover lost Rage Stones and ultimately face his nemesis toward the end of the game. In a gravity-defying style, I-Ninja runs on walls, shreds on rails, hovers long distances with a “sword copter spin” and utilizes specialized ninja moves to navigate through each dynamic and colorful environment.

Rainbow Six 3: RavenShield (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 8:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Command an elite, multinational squad of special operatives against a hidden terrorist foe. In Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3, the third installment in the wildly popular Rainbow Six series, Team RAINBOW races against time to stop terror and unravel a mystery. In locations around the world, from London to the Cayman Islands to Rio de Janeiro, lead Team Rainbow in a desperate effort to battle a madman and foil his doomsday plot. Some new Xbox screens just rushed in. Check them out!

EA To Release 'Need For Speed Underground' This Fall

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 8:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts will release Need for Speed Underground, the next chapter in its landmark Need for Speed™ franchise, this fall under the EA GAMES brand. Originally slated for release in early 2004, Need for Speed Underground thrusts gamers into the adrenaline-filled world of urban street racing, challenging gamers to win cash, cars and respect as they put their driving skills to the test in their own fully-customizable urban exotic supercar.

'Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic' (Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 8:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts today announced Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, a role playing game (RPG) for the Xbox, has gone gold and will be available at retail throughout the United States and Canada Wednesday, July 16.

'K-1 World Grand Prix' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 8:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami of America, Inc. announced today that K-1 World Grand Prix (K-1 WGP) for the Sony PlayStation 2 has shipped to retail outlets nationwide. K-1 is the world's premiere fighting sport that combines various martial arts including Karate, Kickboxing, Tae Kwon Do and Kung Fu. Konami's new videogame, K-1 WGP, merges the tactical aspects of boxing with the brutality of sport fighting, and is the only stand-up mixed martial arts game available in North America.

Vivendi Announces 'Contract J.A.C.K.' - Screens

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 8:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi announced today the development of Contract J.A.C.K. – the official prequel to GameSpy’s 2002 PC Game-of-the-Year, No One Lives Forever 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.’s Way. Contract J.A.C.K., developed by one of the industry’s elite developers, Monolith Productions, showcases the award-winning storytelling of Monolith in a new singleplayer standalone experience focused on giving PC gamers more action and less stealth while adding new robust multiplayer content as well as a suite of mod-making tools.

'Europa Universalis: Crown of the North' Goes Gold!

by Rainier on July 9, 2003 @ 7:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First and Paradox Entertainment announced today that their latest real-time strategy title, Europa Universalis: Crown of the North has gone gold and is on track to be released July 22nd.“This is a must for any fan of the Europa series or anyone who loves deep strategic games,” Says Steven Milburn, Director of Marketing at Strategy First. “Plus the added bonus of being able to play three new mod campaigns for Europa Universalis II right out of the box is essential for all budding conquerors.”