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'MLB Slugfest: Loaded' (PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 14, 2004 @ 8:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. today announced that MLB SlugFest: Loaded has gone gold and will to ship to stores on June 21, 2004. MLB SlugFest: Loaded will be available for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox.

'Silent Hunter III' - Screens

by Rainier on June 14, 2004 @ 8:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Silent Hunter III' will add new dimensions to the simulation experience. The player will engage in a compelling ocean environment, featuring dynamic weather, and experience the intensity of historical naval warfare. Taking the role of the U-boat commander, players will seek their enemy with sonar and periscope, attack the enemy with torpedoes, destroy them with the deck gun, or command their crew to do the job.

'Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy' (PS2/Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on June 14, 2004 @ 8:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. announced today that Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy has just shipped to retail outlets nationwide for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox. Melding the extensive use of psi (mind) powers and traditional weapons, players take on the role of Nick Scryer, an elite psi-operative soldier capable of wielding six incredible powers; Telekinesis, Pyrokinesis, Mind Control, Mind Drain, Remote View and Aura View.

'Deer Hunter 2005' - Screens

by Rainier on June 13, 2004 @ 9:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Deer Hunter 2005', developed by SouthLogic Studios, will be published by Atari and is expected in stores September 2004. People who are interested should sign up for a beta test which will kick off June 29th. In the meantime we have a few new screens for your weekend enjoyment.

'Strength and Honor' - Demo Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 13, 2004 @ 8:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Magitech Corporation has released a patch for the demo of their 3D RTS/Strategy game Strength and Honor. This patch adds in-game help to the demo and extends the expiration date by an unspecified amount of time (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links.

'Uru: The Path of the Shell' Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 13, 2004 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ryan "Grey Dragon" Warzecha of Cyan announced in his blog that Uru: The Path of the Shell has gone gold, no specific release date was mentioned. 'Uru: The Path of the Shell' will challenge and reward players with many new puzzles, new clothing options (including reward clothing), new player journals, technical features (including swimming), and five all-new Relto customization options (thanks Blues).

'Star Wars Galaxies: Jump to Lightspeed' - Screens

by Rainier on June 13, 2004 @ 2:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The struggle between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance extends into space with Star Wars Galaxies: Jump to Lightspeed, the first expansion for the award-winning Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing game set in the Star Wars universe. Read more for some new screens ...

'Lineage II' - Content Update Screens

by Rainier on June 13, 2004 @ 2:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lineage II offers a dynamic 3-D world drawn in exquisite detail. Set 150 years before Lineage, just as the kingdom of Aden becomes a unified state, Lineage II: The Chaotic Chronicle shows the struggles that take place during a time when several medieval provinces come under one rule. The soon to be released Lineage II, Chronicle 1 update includes many new player adventures, NCSoft has sent us some new screens showing off battles with various monsters.

'Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 12, 2004 @ 4:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Beginning approximately five years after the events of the first Knights of the Old Republic, The Sith Lords takes players on an entirely new journey as they assume the role of what is believed to be the last Jedi in the galaxy. The game features a cast of memorable returning characters and sinister new villains.

'Ultima V: Lazarus' - Mod Demo 2 Available NOW

by Rainier on June 12, 2004 @ 3:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Team Lazarus today announced that the long awaited and highly anticipated remake, Ultima V: Lazarus, has released an updated beta demo to the public. Ultima V: Lazarus is a complete recreation the classic role-playing game Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny, utilizing the Dungeon Siege engine. This demo is available in English, French, and German, and is fully compatible with Dungeon Siege (thanks RPGDot). Read more for download links ...