Rainier's Articles


'Timothy and Titus: Saints, Martyrs, Heroes' Announced

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 1:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Timothy and Titus: Saints, Martyrs, Heroes, developed by White Knight Games, will engage gamers from a unique perspective with its groundbreaking 'Christian Gameplay Paradigm', and will be the first Christian computer games title released, schedule for November 2005, out of Australia

'Rat Hunter' - Screens

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 12:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rat Hunter is a traditional, solid, polished and smart first-person shooter set in a hi-tech environment. The action takes place on a remote planet, which is located in a G-class star system. Its gravity, atmosphere and other conditions are pretty much the same as on Earth. The planet is rich in minerals, and the low depth of occurrence allows for strip mining.

'Star Wars Battlefront II' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Gets Release Date

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Force will return to retail stores Nov. 1 with a double whammy: Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith will be released on DVD, and Star Wars Battlefront II will be made available for all the top video game platforms.

Solar Studios and Tricor Entertainment Team Up

by Rainier on July 26, 2005 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Solar Studios and Tricor Entertainment have formed an alliance to develop upcoming blockbuster Hollywood-style action games and related film properties. The first Solar and Tricor project is an unnamed Sci-Fi action/adventure property.

'Officers' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2005 @ 9:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The non-linear plot saves the established facts of the war beginning and allows to lead to the Victory any of three sides: USSR, Germany and Allies (GB and USA). The game recreates the real structures of all participants' armies, uses the real arsenal, equipment and military techniques.

UK Study Shows 84% of Teens Play Pirated Games

by Rainier on July 25, 2005 @ 8:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A Brunel study released today paints a clear picture of the demographics and reasoning behind videogame piracy. The research, conducted by Alex Dodge from the School of Business and Management provides an in-depth look at why gamers, between the age of 15-18, download pirate copies.

'Dragonshard' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2005 @ 8:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dragonshard will incorporate classic role-playing themes, a powerful and dynamic real-time strategy engine all woven together with a rich storyline involving a global conflict for an immensely powerful artifact with the power to change the fate of Eberron itself.

'Jagged Alliance 3D' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2005 @ 8:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jagged Alliance 3D is a classic turn-based tactical strategy with strong RPG elements. It offers well known mechanics and atmosphere of the original games, as well as the pleasure of meeting good old friends - A.I.M. mercenaries. The action now takes place in a highly interactive environment where you have a possibility to destroy almost everything.

EA Rolls Back 'Battlefield 2' Stats

by Rainier on July 25, 2005 @ 8:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today people reported that certain individuals managed to hack into EA's Battlefield 2 stats server and as a result unlocked all weapons for friends & family. EA responded "All of the changes made will be rolled back in the next couple hours. Users may have to rechoose any unlocks they would have legitimately made in the last day or so as a result of the roll-back, but no stats should be lost."

'Rush for Berlin' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2005 @ 8:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rush for Berlin is a tactical real time strategy game, set on the European battlefields of World War II, during 1944-45. The player's goal; to capture the German capital, as either the British/US/French alliance or the Red army of the Soviet Union. Read more for some new screens ...