Judy's Articles

'SuperPower 2' - Screens

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 4:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SuperPower 2 is the only global geopolitical simulation game which allows players to control entire countries. As with SuperPower, players control countries in 3 major areas: political, economic and military, but this time, it’s in a beautiful real-time 3D environment. Read more for the latest batch of screens ...

'LotR: The Battle for Middle-earth' - Screens & Trailer

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 12:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Battle for Middle Earth utilizes the Generals game engine, and in the game, players can select from the different "good" or "evil" campaigns, where they will be given the freedom to command a variety of major armies from the films, each with their own distinct strengths and weaknesses. Check out the new trailer and three tantalizing screens ...

Ignition Signs SNK Titles For European Distribution

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 12:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A few weeks ago, Ignition announced that they were bringing SNK's 'Metal Slug' to Europe (PS2/Xbox expected on October 2004), and today, it seems they are expanding their cooperation. Between September and early 2005, European console owners will be treated to home versions of some of SNK's most popular franchises, including: King of Fighters, Samurai Shodown, Metal Slug, and SNK vs. Capcom.

'Oddworld Stranger' (PS2/Xbox) Coming in Spring 2005

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 10:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today that Oddworld Stranger, the latest in the character-based Oddworld series, will bring its signature brand of action gaming to owners of the PlayStation2 and Xbox.

3000AD Reveals 'Universal Combat: Hold The Line' Game Details - Screens

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 10:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following the publication of 'Universal Combat' in early February this year and the anticipated release of 'Universal Combat – Edge To Edge' in early 2005, 3000AD Inc. provided information, and a lot of character art, today about adding another title to their game franchise.

'Dragon Empires' - Screens

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 7:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The five mighty dragons of Dragon Empires, the forthcoming player-driven fantasy MMORPG epic for PC, are not the only inhabitants whose past and destiny will form an integral part of Fortitude, the game's world. Two young women, both intrinsically linked to the empire dragons, will be influential forces within Fortitude: they are the mysterious and enchanting Kite and Mooneye, known collectively as the Twins.

'Silent Hill 4: The Room' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 7:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Henry Townshend finds himself trapped in his apartment that has been cursed by a deeply rooted evil. Only by exploring mysterious portals leading to disturbing alternate worlds will Henry begin to uncover the truth. However, in true Silent Hill fashion, mysterious new characters, horrendous creatures, and the undead will use any means necessary to impede his progress. Some new screens ...

'War in the Pacific' Ships To Stores

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 7:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games and 2 by 3 games are proud to release the long-awaited War in the Pacific: The Struggle Against Japan 1941-1945. Based on the highly acclaimed Uncommon Valor design, this completely new and massive undertaking is the latest masterpiece from the veteran team at 2 by 3 Games, which includes Gary Grigsby, Keith Brors and Joel Billings.

Tri Synergy Signs 'Port Royale 2'

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 1:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ascaron Entertainment and Tri Synergy, Inc., today announced a North American distribution partnership for the Ascaron Entertainment designed PC title, Port Royale 2. A 16th and 17th Centuries Sea based, real time strategy game full of pirates, pillaging, plundering, you can even control the expansion of the New World.

'TimeSplitters Future Perfect' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Judy on July 8, 2004 @ 1:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In TimeSplitters Future Perfect, Cortez - the hero from previous installments - returns with humanity on the brink of destruction. With the help of some familiar faces (some very familiar!) he must chase a mystery foe across different time periods to trace the origins of the TimeSplitters and save the day.