Rainier's Articles


'Runaway 2' Unveiled - Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 3:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

While there has not yet beenany official announcement, it is no secret that Pendulo Studios is working on a sequel to last year's hit title Runaway: A Road Adventure. Being the sequel we can expect Runaway 2 to be similar as its predecessor, an adventure game with 3D characters with a cartoon look and high-impact visual features that include 2D and 3D in an unmatchable style. Read more to check out the first screens ...

'Fallen Lords: Condemnation' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 3:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fallen Lords: Condemnation is a spectacular 3D fighting adventure set in the Afterworld, a kingdom of endless war as the Forces of Light, the Forces of Darkness and the Souls of the Purgatory battle for the precarious balance of the world. The engine created by developer Novarama allows the creation of vast outdoors levels, using landscape data from New Zealand national parks, with an unprecedented level of realism and detail.

'Cops 2170: The Power Of Law' - Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 1:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

COPS 2170: The Power of Law is a colorful hybrid of tactical strategy and RPG elements where players take on the role of a rookie cop as she patrols the mean streets of a futuristic, cyberpunk metropolis. COPS 2170: The Power of Law will be released for the PC in North America in May 2004. Read more for details and a few new screens ...

'River City Ransom EX' (GBA) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 1:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atlus U.S.A., Inc., has shipped the enhanced version of the cult-classic NES game, River City Ransom EX for the GBA to retailers nationwide. River City Ransom was and still is a truly unique experience which blends a significant amount of action, fighting and role playing elements into one game.

Mythic Entertainment Reaches Settlement With Microsoft

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 11:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mythic Entertainment announced today that Mythic and Microsoft Corp., one of the industry leaders in computer software and technology, have reached a mutually acceptable settlement of the trademark infringement and unfair competition suit that Mythic filed against Microsoft last year in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, in Alexandria.

'Soldiers: Heroes of World War II' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 10:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters has released the promised demo for Best Way's 3D RTS/RPG Soldiers: Heroes of World War II. This demo features one mission where you have to protect your injured commanding officer in the farmhouse from waves of German military. Use any weapon at your disposal to complete your mission. Read more for download links ...

'X-Men: Legends' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 10:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

X-Men: Legends features favorite characters from the powerhouse Marvel franchise in an immersive action RPG. The story begins when the X-Men learn that Magneto, their greatest adversary, has devised a plan to give mutants the power to reign supreme over humans. The X-Men are then forced to battle Magneto to prevent global chaos and stop their foes from imprisoning the human race.

'Psychotoxic' - Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 10:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Psychotoxic is a first person shooter with an exceptionally exciting story line. The setting is New York, in the year 2020. Three of the four horsemen of the apocalypse have caused terrible damage on Earth. The fourth horseman is now preparing for his return. Violence and aggression are increasing drastically. Humanity's last hope is protagonist Angie Prophet (thanks Gengamers). Check the new batch of screens ...

'Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 10:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow' will bring back more of the single-player intrigue that made the original game a bestseller. With exciting new action scenes and a strong cinematic feel, the player will experience new and even more realistic surroundings. Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow, the smashing hit game this spring from the Xbox and PC, is coming to the PlayStation 2 this June! Read more for some new screens...

'Metal Slug 3' (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 25, 2004 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SNK announced today that the company has shipped the first home version of the hit arcade title Metal Slug 3 for the Xbox. METAL SLUG 3 will support the Xbox Live leaderboards and is exclusively for the Xbox in North America.