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October 2015


Zoo Tycoon Expansion 'Marine Mania'

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 5:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dolphins, elephant seals and jellyfish are swimming into cyberspace. Microsoft Game Studios today announced it will launch "Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania," an expansion pack for use with the "Zoo Tycoon" PC game, in October 2002. "Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania" is an entertaining and engaging game for the entire family, with more than 20 aquatic creatures including sea otters and octopuses, additional zoo-enhancing objects such as aquatic shows and marine scenery, and 10 new scenarios to test players’ zoo-building skills.

Octagon Paints the Town DarkBlack For 'Asylum' - Screens

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 5:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Octagon Entertainment has linked up with developer DarkBlack to secure worldwide publishing for the team’s first-person horror thriller Asylum for console with multiplatform options.

The 'Robotech: Battlecry' Collector's Edition

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 2:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive, Inc. a global publisher of interactive entertainment software, announced that it will be issuing a Collector's Edition for the fall launch of "Robotech: Battlecry" available on the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube video game system. Read more to find out what The "Robotech: Battlecry" Collector's Edition will include.

Robert Duffy 'Quake 3 Arena' .plan Update

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Robert Duffy programmer from ID Software updated his .plan file with following Quake 3 Arena statement:

" Just a quick note on future releases for Quake 3 Arena. We will be releasing a new point release in the relatively near future which includes a handful of fixes and updates and also includes full Punk Buster integration to combat cheating. No firm date on when this will be out but it should not be too far off "

Buka Entertainment License Agreements

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 11:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buka Entertainment, a leading leisure software publisher in Russia and the CIS, is pleased to announce that it has recently entered in a series of license agreements; which will bring Buka's titles to a number of local markets from Germany to Japan, and from Italy to South Korea, and also will greatly expand Buka's international distribution network.

Over 500 New Neverwinter Nights Adventures Available

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

BioWare Corp. today announced that over 500 new adventure modules are now available online through the Official Neverwinter Nights community. A central resource for players, module builders and Dungeon Masters, the BioWare Neverwinter Nights community has never been busier as module authors, and fans hit the site looking for new, high-quality, Neverwinter Nights adventure modules.

'GoldenLand' Official Site Goes Live!

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 10:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GoldenLand official site goes live! Now all RPG fans can go deeper into the features of the game, find out many details of the project and trace its development. Everybody can also take a part in the creative process expressing his opinions or wishes.

Face of Mankind - Renders

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 10:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Face of Mankind is a massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) within a persistent world. Thousands of players throughout the world can compete in this realistic and futuristic world of the 24th century. It combines an epic story-driven mission system over years with a complex economic system which can also affect the story deeply. Check out some impressive renders below!

NoLimits Patch v1.25

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 10:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

3DGamers tossed up a new patch for NoLimits, updating the registered version of this rollercoaster simulation by MadData to version 1.25. This release includes a new 'train style' but further details are not available.

Wildlife Park Shots

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 9:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

16 Wildlife Park shots, as someone sees how quickly they can turn your favourite wildlife park when you were child into a rubbish interlocking plastic brick toy theme park.

PC Screenshot Roundup

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 9:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Breed - New Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 6:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Breed is a cutting-edge science-fiction shoot-‘em up, which skilfully 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. Njoy the 6 new screens ...

'Farscape' Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 4:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Simon & Schuster let us know a few days ago that the game went gold and that we can expect it in stores within the next week, today Blue's News and 3D Gamers offer the playable demo of Farscape the Game, giving you the opportunity to try out this imminent 3D top-down action game by Red Lemon Studios that's based on the popular sci-fi TV series. The demo clocks in at a modest 63.6 MB and contains an intro movie, a training level, and a part of the full game where you get to control team members John Crichton and Chianna (thanks Blues).

'Strike Fighters: Project One' Gone Gold & Available

by Rainier on July 29, 2002 @ 11:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Strike Fighters: Project One' has apperently gone gold a little while ago already and unlike it official September release is already available as a limited release only at .. WAL MART. Makes you wonder why SF has not said a single word or announced any of this prior to today (which they did still not really "announce").

Industry Giant 2 v1.1 Patch

by Thomas on July 29, 2002 @ 8:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWood today released the first patch for their simulation game, Industry Giant 2. The patch v1.1 is less than 2MB to grab and " it repairs all known errors " (that's all information we have!) You find it here!

'Batman Vengeance' Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 29, 2002 @ 8:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Games Domain has a playable demo of Batman Vengeance available giving you the chance to try out Ubi Soft's comic-based third-person action game. A whopping 140mb for this one and no details on what's included ... Get it HERE.

Freedom Force Patch v1.1

by Thomas on July 29, 2002 @ 8:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Irrational Games has released a patch for their superheroe RPG, Freedom Force. Download the Freedom Force patch and enjoy new features, fixes and upgrades. v1.1 features skirmish play, allowing players to test their hero recipes in customized scenarios. Pit your skills against the game's advanced A.I, battling either random or pre-generated foes in three modes of play. The patch also features game balance tweaks and bug fixes.

'Midway: Naval Battles' Announced - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on July 29, 2002 @ 6:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warfare, strategy and field engineering has never been improved in any age of humanity as much as they did over the short period of the Second World War. The most expensive and the most extreme changes occurred at the navy. Midway is a real-time 3D tactical/strategy game that adapts the naval battles of the Second World War. It introduces how the naval warfare changed during WW2 - from the dreadnaughts protecting the memory of Battle of Jutland to the forerunners of modern carriers. The player may control different vessels in real or hypothetical naval battles. The fleet comprises ships, captains, officers and crew of different abilities. In order to achieve victory, an effective team should be forged.

Sega Sports Tennis (PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on July 29, 2002 @ 6:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Sports' acclaimed arcade and Dreamcast tennis franchise makes its multi-platform debut this summer on the PS2. Choose from 16 internationally ranked men's and women's tennis players to compete in singles, doubles and even mixed doubles matches! The World Tour Mode lets you create and train your players, sign unique doubles partners and enter a host of prestigious tournaments.

'Gothic II' - Screens

by Thomas on July 29, 2002 @ 5:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today we also received 17 quite dark Gothic II screenshots, and, refreshingly, not a Marilyn Manson t-shirt in sight. Read more below for the candy!