Drakan: The Ancients’ Gates - Story & Screens

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 4:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Drakan: The Ancients’ Gates is an original game for the PlayStation®2. Though the gameplay of the project is in part based on that found in the popular PC title Drakan: Order of the Flame, the content of the adventures Rynn and Arokh experience are completely new and original. If anything, Drakan: The Ancients’ Gates should be considered a sequel to Drakan: OOTF. However, Drakan:The Ancients’ Gates introduces so many new game mechanics that it is far more than a conventional sequel.

'2002 FIFA World Cup Football' Comes To Mobile Phone

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 4:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts Inc the world’s leading interactive entertainment publisher and the exclusive worldwide license holder for official FIFA branded interactive soccer games; today announced it will publish two EA SPORTS 2002 FIFA World Cup titles. EA has commissioned Digital Bridges the global mobile entertainment services leader to develop and distribute these titles. The titles will be available to Orange Group customers throughout Europe with the UK, France, Belgium, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Switzerland launching elements of the FIFA games this summer.

'Dungeon Siege' Hits The UK Today

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 3:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Limited today announced that the breakthrough role-playing game (RPG) "Dungeon Siege" will be on store shelves on Friday 19th April 2002. "Dungeon Siege," developed by Gas Powered Games and Chris Taylor who created the award-winning "Total Annihilation," is one of the most highly-anticipated games of 2002.

Mercedes-Benz World Racing - Features

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 3:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive Europe and DaimlerChrysler today confirmed the title of their highly anticipated 3D racing-simulation game. Mercedes-Benz World Racing as it will be known, will be available for next generation consoles and PC. The first conversion of the game will make its debut Autumn 2002.

'Op Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis' Dedicated Edition

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 2:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Owners of the Xbox video game system from Microsoft are to get a dedicated edition of the million-selling military simulator Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis. Codemasters will publish a customised Xbox version of the multi-award winning game this winter. The Xbox edition is being developed by Bohemia Interactive Studio, creators of the original PC title, and will contain the entire original game along with an additional prequel campaign called Resistance.

Jane's Attack Squadron - Screens

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 1:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The next generation World War II flight combat simulation for the PC that allows the player to take control of a number of pivotal battles in the European Theatre of Operations, from either the Allied or Axis side. Some 5 air combat screens to show off the action.

Batman: Dark Tomorrow - Artwork & Screens

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Batman: Dark Tomorrow" takes the player through Gotham City and beyond with six unique environments ("worlds") – from Gotham's tallest skyscrapers, to its deepest, darkest sewers to the ominous Arkham Asylum. Kemco today send us a bunch of new artwork and screens that you can check out below!

Nintendo GBA Candy

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

We have three new screens from The Scorpion King: Sword of Osris. Has anyone seen the film? It's going to be rubbish, isn't it? We also got eight new but slightly fuzzy screenshots from Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure. Enjoy!

'Crimson Skies: High Road To Revenge' - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 10:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

“Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge” combines the thrills of low to the ground air combat with the swashbuckling style of an action-adventure movie. Players pilot powerful fantasy aircraft in a game reminiscent of a classic Hollywood tale, as they battle enemy aces and navigate tricky stunts in single and multiplayer modes. As the handsome and daring air pirate Nathan Zachary, players barnstorm through 1930s America hunting down the murderers of Nathan’s best friend.

'Quantum Redshift' - Fact Sheet & Screens

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 10:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Quantum Redshift challenges gamers to display a rare combination of raw racing skill and savvy weapons strategy to achieve ultimate victory. Set 100 years in the future, “Quantum Redshift” features a new racing tournament of speed and daring that has become an organized sport and is raced on tracks all over the world.

'Euro Loco: Train Sim Pack' - Screens & Overview

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 10:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

We wait ages for a quality expansion pack for Train Simulator and then two arrive at once! Following the recent announcement of the American Classics package, Just Trains now have a European treat in store for rail fans.

Bongfish Unleashes New Version Of Stokerider

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 10:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

BONGFISH has released a new demo of it's extreme freeriding videogame STOKEDRIDER. Among the features of the new demo are more radical tricks, a brand new physics engine and more backcountry fun utilizing the game's unique procedural geometry engine.This release is supported by FLOW snowboard products and a new soundtrack by REDLIGHTSFLASH and CIRQUE DE DELAY. Grab the only 4mb sized demo at the newly redesigned web site.

2002 FIFA World Cup - Trailer

by Thomas on April 16, 2002 @ 10:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tiscali Games today tossed up a new trailer from 2002 FIFA World Cup, upcoming soccer game licensed to use the official FIFA World Cup, insignia, mascots and the 20 new World Cup stadiums in Japan and Korea. Trailer is 3:40 minutes long and is available to download HERE!

'Stealth Combat' Site Update - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 2:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In 2038, a war rages between the EMA (Economic and Military Alliance) and the Great Empire. Comandeer over 20 vehicles for infiltration, reconnaissance, escort and combat missions. Read more for some screens and links to the trailer.

MotoRacer 3 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Delphine Software just released a "beta" update patch for Motoracer 3. The v1.2.4.1 patch still contains a network bug it already offers improved joystick and keyboard control, more set-up options, some graphics enhancements, and more. The network bug is the reason why its in beta stage ... read more for full update list and links on where to grab it (Euro and Us version available, each 12mb).

LucasArts Announces 'Wrath'

by Rainier on April 15, 2002 @ 11:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lucasarts has just announced that they’ve sign an agreement with The Collective for the publishing rights to Wrath. Wrath, one of the most sought after games in the industry, is an arcade-style game that utilizes turn-based gameplay with both action and strategy. Expected in 2003 on all next-gen platforms.

'Warrior Kings' Hits North America

by Thomas on April 15, 2002 @ 9:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

After being released earlier in Europe, Microïds' newest real-time strategy title, Warrior Kings, has hit the North American store shelves today. The US and Canadian versions of the game have been upgraded and a patch (1.3) will shortly be available to resolve all existing issues with the game. Warrior Kings is entering the North American market as one of the most anticipated title of the year and has already received some great reviews and accolades from US and European publications. The game has been a sales success in Europe with over 100,000 copies sold in less than two months on the East side of the Atlantic Ocean. "Warrior Kings is a true RTS, not a tactical skirmish game. From building an economy through to structuring large armies, Warrior Kings bridges the gap between the tactical game and the full on strategic real time War Game."

Soldier Of Fortune 2 - MP Test News

by Thomas on April 15, 2002 @ 8:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rick Johnson from Ravensoft just updated his .plan file with following news:

We've been getting a lot of emails to the SoF2 MP test feedback account for people wishing to sign up to participate in the SoF2 MP Test this Thursday. This test will be available to the general public. You do NOT need to sign up for it.

G1 Jockey PS2 - Features, Screens & Manual!

by Thomas on April 15, 2002 @ 6:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

G1 Jockey puts players in the role of a rookie jockey in the world of horseracing, competing against rival jockeys and racing for their very own trainers. In the story mode, players can compete over the course of a full year and attempt to become a top jockey, while battling off fierce competition from their rivals. From negotiating with trainers to year-end awards ceremonies, G1 Jockey faithfully recreates not only the racing, but behind the scenes of the sport as well.

i10, i10, i10. What Have We Here Then?

by Thomas on April 15, 2002 @ 5:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Well the weekend was sunny in the UK, and the gamers were out in force! For 4 days, the prestigious Newbury Racecourse, became the centre of attention for over 900 hardcore gamers, armed with their PC's, cans of coke, and sleeping bags.i10, the UK's largest LAN event, saw the army of gamers, play, sleep, drink, and eat, their way through 4 days of intense gaming action. Go get a quick snap shot of the event, location, Neocron's stand and the lovely Natalie, check out the pics!