'James Bond 007: NightFire' Beta Test

by Thomas on Oct. 5, 2002 @ 8:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FilePlanet subscribers can now sign up for the James Bond 007: NightFire Beta Test! The beta will cover the multiplayer aspects of the game, including Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, and Capture the Flag.. (thanks EvilAvatar)

'Highland Warriors' - Movie

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2002 @ 8:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Highland Warriors, a new 3D RTS game scheduled for release fall of 2002, brings together the great battles between Scotland and England with some of the most innovative gaming technology available today. ATLAS, Highland Warriors’ new gaming engine, can show up to 200,000 polygons simultaneously without a loss of performance for highly realistic graphics and advanced playability. Added to the game’s real-time shadows, artificial intelligence and a freely rotating camera with full zoom, players are a part of the action like never before. Today we show off the intro for the game... (thanks 3DGamers).

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2002 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'FIFA Football 2003' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2002 @ 5:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA Sports has just released a playable demo of their upcoming football sim, FIFA Football 2003. The demo lets you play the game for a few minutes, amatch between Real Madrid and Arsenal. Read more for links where to grab it ...

'Unreal Tournament 2003' - Server & Source Files

by Rainier on Oct. 5, 2002 @ 1:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Noticed on FileShack there's been some UT2003 goodies today. First off, the Unreal Tournament 2003 stand-alone server for Windows and Linux have been released. You will need to get a cd-key from Epic to run it. And also the original Unreal Tournament 2003 3DStudio MAX character source files are being offered on PolyCount. They were created using 3D Studio Max R4 with Character Studio so you'll need that in order to play around with them.

Serious Sam's Arsenal (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 11:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sam "Serious" Stone has a whole mess of bad guys to waste, and fortunately for planet Earth he has the immense firepower to pull it off. Today we scored some screenshots hightlighing the devastating weapons available in SERIOUS SAM, coming NOVEMBER 12 exclusively to the Xbox. Njoy!

Off World Resource Base (O.R.B.) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 10:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

O.R.B. is a visually stunning 3D Real-Time strategy game that pits the forces of two races against each other in a desperate struggle to control the resources they need to expand their empires. O.R.B. stands for Off World Resource Base and what happens in the “Off World” is the stuff that dreams or nightmares are made of. Within the multiple systems are the precious resources that both planets desperately need to thrive. The stage has been set for a battle to control the solar system. While the two races play a deadly game of hide and seek in the asteroid belt, they are unaware of a predatory alien menace that threatens the entire solar system. Some new screens AND a new trailer!

Russobit Signs 'Xenus' - Facts & Screens

by Patrick on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 7:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Russobit-M Company is happy to claim the signing a cooperating contract with Ukrainian developing team Deep Shadows. The company was organized by the programming team that stood behind 3D Action tactical shooter Codename: Outbreak. Now we're presenting the upcoming Deep Shadows' 3D action/RPG project "Xenus" as a worldwide sales-agent and publisher for Russia, CIS and East Europe.

Hercules Launches 'Smart TV'

by Rainier on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 7:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

HERCULES is thrilled to announce the launch of its Smart TV. The new TV card will be available from our distributors at the end of september 2002. Smart TV is a fully featured PCI TV Card with which you can watch TV on your PC. With Smart TV you will be able to record movies and football games in MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 formats onto your hard disk and directly Burn-to-disc recorded programs from Smart TV capture gallery.

'Judge Dredd' To Enforce The Law On PS2 - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 6:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NDA Productions will publish Judge Dredd vs. Judge Death, from Oxford-based super-developer Rebellion, on the PlayStation 2. The game is based on the legendary comic strip Judge Dredd, published in 2000AD every week since 1977. It will be a first-person shooter seen through the eyes of Judge Dredd as he patrols the mean streets of the stunningly realised future metropolis, Mega-City One. Dredd will find himself having to deal with the full spectrum of criminal behaviour, from littering and caffeine abuse to saving the city from the utterly evil Judge Death.. Read more for full story and a pair of screens!

'Tony Tough' Get Read For Halloween Release

by Rainier on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 6:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment today announced that upcoming adventure for the PC, "Tony Tough and the Night of Roasted Moths" will be in stores on October 31, 2002.

KOCH Media signs Wanadoo

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 4:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOCH Media and Virtuoso, are delighted to announce the continuation of their deal with Wanadoo Edition, extending the successful relationship between the two companies that started in May 2001. The deal secures approximately 20 new titles, which will be distributed by KOCH Media's, Virtuoso division.

'Hegemonia : Legions Of Iron' - Demo Available NOW

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 1:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The solar system is heating up and the Earth and its colonies are engaged in a fratricidal war to conquer the galaxy. Yet when they encounter other extra-terrestrial races the humans join forces, and the formidable Legions of Iron are born. Read more for links where to grab the demo ...

'Imperium Galactica 3' - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 1:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Imperium Galactica 3: Genesis is a story-based single player strategy game. Starting in 2040, you are in control of the fleet of a multinational cooperation fighting a rivalling cooperation. The discovery of foreign technology leads to expeditions into space. When you return to Earth you find it occupied by Aliens. Only one colonizing spaceship with humans escaped. The beginning of your task is to find this ship.. Four new shots below!

'Mat Hoffman's Pro BMX2' (PS2/XB/GBA) Launch

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The top athletes in BMX biking will soon be treating gamers to their own brand of riding with the release of Activision, Inc.'s highly anticipated Mat Hoffman's Pro BMX2 for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox video game system from Microsoft and the Nintendo Game Boy Advance. The game launch coincides with Mat Hoffman's historic performance at this year's 2002 ESPN Summer X-Games, where he pulled off the first-ever "no-handed 900" (two and one half rotations while airborne). The PlayStation 2 and Xbox versions of Mat Hoffman's Pro BMX 2 are rated 11+ & 15+ by Elspa and both carry a suggested retail price of £44.99. The Game Boy Advance version is rated 3+ and has a suggested retail price of £29.99.

'Street Hoops' Tips Off At Retail (XB/PS2)

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 12:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Playground basketballers everywhere can now get their game on street-style with Activision, Inc.'s Street Hoops for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and Xbox video game system from Microsoft. The game features a slammin' soundtrack, authentic apparel, notorious courts like NYC's The Cage and Rucker Park, and a roster of playground legends including 1/2 Man 1/2 Amazing, Headache, Hot Sauce and more, as featured in the AND 1 Mix Tape Series. Street Hoops is currently available at retail outlets nationwide at a suggested retail price of £39.99 and is rated 15+ by Elspa.

'Grom' - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 11:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Grom is a light-RPG game, delivering a great dose of adventure, real-time combat system and rich story, partially based upon unknown facts of World War II, but with strong share of fiction and mystique. One may think about it as mixture of James Bond or Indiana Jones movie screenplay, with adventure part as found in LucasArts productions, combat system as in Commandos, or Metal Gear Solid, and simplified RPG elements just like in Zelda: OoT, or Diablo.

Boom Boom HuckJam Arena Tour 2002

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 11:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In celebration of the launch of its highly anticipated video game Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 4, Activision, Inc. is inviting skateboarding and gaming fans to the “Tony Hawk’s Ultimate Challenge” Backyard BBQ where they can fuel up on free food, check out cool music and demo the new Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 4 video game at select Boom Boom HuckJam Arena Tour 2002 stops across the United States.. Find out more below!

'Delta Force : Black Hawk Down' - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 10:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yesterday we reported that 'Delta Force - Black Hawk Down' was held back a bit while they tinker with the missions. Today we bring you a couple of screenshots to sate your appetite for Black Hawkness. Njoy!

'Mystic Heroes' (NGC) - Features & Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 4, 2002 @ 10:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mystic Heroes is a game in the continuing saga of good vs. evil, pitting the protagonists against impossible odds in a quest to save not just themselves, but the entire land. In this action game you must battle through masses of enemies, cooperate with your allies, and use various mystic attacks that are powered by runes. But beware; brawn alone will not lead to victory.. Make no mystic about it, here are the features and 22 screenshots.