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'Worms Forts: Under Siege' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 8:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As commander of up to four fort-dwelling worms, you direct your garrison to quickly construct defenses then build weapons of mass destruction to destroy your opponents' fortifications! With a touch of skill, catapult or canon and some crazy Worms attitude, battle your way to victory through eras and mythologies. Team 17's Worms Forts Under Siege is coming to PC, PS2 and Xbox in Q4 2004.

'Blood Will Tell' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 4:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blood Will Tell (Dororo) is a modern day action epic adapted from the classic manga by Osamu Tezuka (Astro Boy). Like the original manga the game follows the adventures of Hyakkimaru, a samurai haunted by a shocking secret, who is on a quest to uncover his past and regain his humanity. As a newborn baby he was robbed of every limb, organ and even his flesh and had his humanity replaced with a myriad of ways to deal out death.

'Warcraft III' - Bonus Map Available NOW

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 4:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard has released yet another new Warcraft III map, this time called "Rolling Hills"... Map info: "Thump... Thump... War approaches. Booming drums call the troops to death and glory. The lines are drawn, and alliances are set. Nothing will hold back the bloodshed. War is here. Thump... Thump! " This is a Small map and the suggested no. of players is 2v2 or 3v3. It is based on the "Lordaeron Summer." Go download it here!

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 4:27 p.m. PDT | 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 :

'Zoo Empire' - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 4:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tend to your animals' health, happiness and nutrition by hiring employees, and adopt new animals as you unlock the numerous features hidden within the game. Attend to visitors by providing facilities for them to eat, drink and buy souvenirs from as they revel in your zoo.

'ESPN NFL 2005' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 3:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

It’s the season of the fan. The year of people coming together to celebrate sport. And uniting everyone is ESPN NFL Football, a coupling of 'the most responsive and intense gameplay around' and the richest multi-player gaming experience possible. ESPN NFL 2K5 is filled with the most unique and high quality features. The most innovative feature has yet to be revealed, until now - The V.I.P. (Virtual Identity Profile) System. Read more for new screens & trailers ...

Epic Launches 'UT2004' Mod Author Support Site

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 2:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epic has opened the Mod Author Support site on the Unreal Developer Network. This portal contains helpful resources and links for people creating modifications for Unreal Tournament 2004.

'The Moment of Silence' - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 11:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"The Moment of Silence" is an espionage thriller under development at German "House of Tales". Set in the near future The Moment of Silence mixes real and fictitious locations, Orwell’s 1984, Kubrick’s 2001, technological visions and typical mystery themes. These ingredients are fused to form a true-to-life, highly immersive conspiracy theory with a variety of surprising twists in the plot. Read more for screens & details ...

'Painkiller' - v1.3 Update Patch Details

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 10:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Dreamcatcher has released some information about the new v1.3 update patch for People Can Fly's FPS Painkiller. The new update will contains more netcode optimization, adds ASE support, possibility to lower various gfx settings in order to boost performance, several game tweaks and bug fixes. Read more for detailed fix list ...

KumaWar Launches 'Mosul: The al Qaeda Connection' Mission - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 10:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KumaWar, the revolutionary new online PC game service that allows players to experience real war events weeks after they occur though fully-interactive 3D re-creations has released its latest mission, Mosul: The al Qaeda Connection, based on an actual U.S. Army operation in Mosul, Iraq. Read more for info & screens...