Judy's Articles


'Lineage 2' Guide Writing Contest

by Judy on July 26, 2004 @ 2:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lineage 2 Online is holding a Guide Writing Contest for all Lineage 2 fans. We're looking for the best guides to any Lineage 2 topic, it can be for a specific part of the game or about Lineage 2 in general. The contest will only run for a month so submit your entries as soon as possible! Original work only. Win cash prizes! The winner will receive USD $100, the 2nd and 3rd place winners will also win cash prizes. Read the rest of guidelines on the contest page for how to submit contest entries.

'AirHockey 3D' Coming To PC

by Judy on July 26, 2004 @ 2:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Avalanche Team announced today the release of AirHockey 3D, the PC remake of a massively popular classic game Air-Hockey. In this game the player must outwit the opponent's ever changing play technique and score 12 goals into the opposite gates to win the game. With advanced levels of player/opponent detail and responsiveness, futuristic visual effects and on-line gameplay support, AirHockey 3D offers the most "In Your Face" air hockey experience ever.

Sony Online Goes To China

by Judy on July 25, 2004 @ 9:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamania and Sony Online Entertainment announced what is potentially the largest global strategic alliance in the history of online gaming. The alliance of Gamania and SOE will include four primary undertakings: establishing a joint venture, Asia Pacific products operation, core technology transfer, and potential investment in China.

'The Urbz' (GBA) - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on July 25, 2004 @ 7:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

For the first time, Sims are living in the city where reputation (rep) is everything. Players will custom-create these new Sims, called Urbz, by customizing their unique style and building their status to become the biggest "player" in the city. Check the new screens or get the trailerpack.

'GoldenEye: Rogue Agent' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 25, 2004 @ 2:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Going where no previous James Bond game has dared to tread, the upcoming GoldenEye: Rogue Agent first-person shooter from Electronic Arts breaks all the rules by transporting players to the dark side of the Bond universe to experience life as a high-rolling, cold-hearted villain.

Liquid's D&D RTS Gets Named 'Dragonshard Wars'

by Judy on July 25, 2004 @ 2:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Reporting directly from the Comicon (ends today), IGN brings us the news that Liquid Entertainment's unnamed D&D RTS title, announced a while ago, has finally gotten an official name, Dragonshard Wars. Here's the snip : "In case the suspense has been killing you, the official title for the fantasy strat is Dragonshard Wars, and like its Forgotten Realms console brother, Demon Stone, seems to have lost its inspirational D&D branding to help popularize it with the mainstream crowd."

'The Roots' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on July 24, 2004 @ 3:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Roots combines a classic RPG with dynamic gameplay and the fast paced plot characteristic of action-adventure games. The Roots has a complex, multi-threaded storyline and a vast world, which the player discovers whilst traveling with his party, fighting various monsters and living through great adventures.

'NASCAR 2005' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Retitled 'NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup'

by Judy on July 24, 2004 @ 3:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that its NASCAR video game franchise will be renamed NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup to reflect both the changes in the 2004 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series and revolutionary additions to the upcoming game from the EA SPORTS brand, in stores August 31st.

'Sudden Strike III' - Screens

by Judy on July 24, 2004 @ 3:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fireglow team is now developing a next generation game engine (engine codename: Sudden Strike Next7) and the first game based on this engine (working title: Sudden Strike III), and also Fireglow plans to develop several other games based on this engine in different setups related to war conflicts.

'Battlefield: Pirates' - v3.1 Mod Update Available NOW

by Judy on July 24, 2004 @ 1:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlefield: Pirates is a mod for EA's Battlefield 1942. Shortly after the previous beta 3, the BFP team has released an updated v3.1 (as well as a smaller update patch) fixing various issues with the latest version, several game balancing tweaks, as well as adding yet another new map (BFP_CutThroat_Creek). Read more for download links ...