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'Shadow Ops: Red Mercury' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2004 @ 9:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Using the latest Unreal Technology from Epic Games, developer Zombie Games is creating an ultra-realistic game world spanning Middle Eastern cities and towns to the secret military bases in the frozen backcountry of Russia to other global hotspots in the Philippines, Bosnia and Western Europe. Check the massive batch of new screens ...

'Vanguard: Saga of Heroes' Unveiled

by Rainier on March 16, 2004 @ 8:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Vanguard: Saga of Heroes will be the premier third generation massively multiplayer RPG. A vast, seamless, immersive virtual world filled with elements of familiar High Fantasy, including traditional themes and more, all depicted using cutting-edge graphics technology. Sigil’s expertise and experience in the field will bring groundbreaking static and dynamic content to the genre.

'Unreal Tournament 2004' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on March 16, 2004 @ 8:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Online PC gaming is Unreal again! Atari and Epic Games have shipped Unreal Tournament 2004, the highly anticipated follow-up to last year's Unreal Tournament 2003 and the third installment in the mega-selling Unreal Tournament franchise, to retail stores worldwide this week.

'Space Raiders' (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on March 16, 2004 @ 2:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Space Raiders was developed by Taito, the company that first unleashed hordes of unstoppable aliens way back in 1978 and is exclusively for the GameCube. Yesterday Mastiff announced today that they will release Space Raiders, the first true 3D sequel to Taito’s arcade classic, Space Invaders and today we have the first batch of hi res screens. Space Raiders will ship April six with a $19.99 suggested retail price...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on March 16, 2004 @ 1:51 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'QuakeCon 2004' Open For Business

by Rainier on March 16, 2004 @ 12:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Pack the car, buy the airline ticket, or get a new pair of walking shoes – just do whatever it takes to be at QuakeCon 2004. The 9th annual QuakeCon video game festival and tournament storms into town August 12-15 at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas. This annual fan pilgrimage to the largest, most awe-inspiring North American LAN event will be a four day adrenaline-pumping party with 5,000 of your closest friends. With 24 hour-a-day entertainment, action, and activities QuakeCon is open to video game fans worldwide completely free of charge. First-come, first-serve online registration for QuakeCon 2004 will begin at 9:00 PM EST on Wednesday, April 14 at

Matrix Games Launches 'Digital Express Games'

by Rainier on March 15, 2004 @ 11:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Matrix Games is pleased to announce the launch of the new Digital Express Games line of value-priced titles aimed at gamers who want good game, but at a lower price and with immediate availability in a relatively small download package. Read more for details ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on March 15, 2004 @ 10:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Singles: Flirt Up Your Life - Trailer
  • Driv3r - Trailer
  • Final Fantasy XII - Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Horizons: Empire of Istaria' - Dragons Take to the Skies!

by Rainier on March 15, 2004 @ 3:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Long the stuff of legends, Dragons in flight is now a thing of reality in Horizons: Empire of Istaria! The natural progression of age, which was once taken for granted, was halted long ago when a paradox was created. A sword that could cut through anything struck a great statue which could not be damaged, sending shockwaves through the world which halted the natural order for all Dragons. In order to continue their normal existence, Dragons had to discover a means to mature into adulthood, or face possible extinction.

'Alfa: AntiTerror' - Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2004 @ 3:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Mistland (Paradise Cracked developers) have another project lined up for the near future, "Alfa: AntiTerror" (expected 1st quarter 2004). The sad reality of life in many countries. The global problem of modern times. A war, which can neither be won nor lost. The unpromising forecasts of scientists and experts concerning further development of things. Terrorism is waiting for our answer. An answer we are about to deliver. Read more for some new screens ...