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Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 1:58 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 :

  • Midnight Club II - Trailer
  • LotR: Return Of The King - Trailer
  • Age Of Mythology: Titans - Trailer


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

'Urban Freestyle Soccer' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 1:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Urban Freestyle Soccer returns to grass roots and allows rival gangs to gain respect and supremacy in urban environments. Jumpers and oil drums replace goalposts and rules are well and truly left on the sidelines as the pitch is transformed into a battleground for the duration of the match. No offsides and limited boundaries ensure flowing gameplay and fierce, frantic competitive matches. Read more for a fresh batch of screens ...

'Age Of Mythology: The Titans' - Official Website Launches

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 12:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Release the Titans! Age of Mythology: The Titans Site Launches. Microsoft Game Studios and Ensemble Studios today announced that the official Age of Mythology: The Titans site is now live. Inside, visitors will find screenshots, desktop wallpapers, movies, a fan site kit and information about the key features of this highly anticipated expansion pack. Gamers can also find out more details about many of the new gods and myth units, as well as the new single-player campaign. Age of Mythology: The Titans will be available this fall for an estimated retail price of $34.95 U.S.

Ubi Soft Showcases 'XIII' And 'Far Cry' At CPL Event

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 12:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced that its two highly-anticipated shooters XIII and Far Cry will be featured at the Cyberathlete Professional League's Pentium® 4 Processor Summer 2003 Championship, July 30 through August 3 at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas, Texas. Ubi Soft will showcase the games on several kiosks, offer exclusive hand-outs, and include prizing for the event's ongoing raffle. For more information, please visit the official CPL website.

Global Star Announces the Friday Night 3D Series

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 11:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Global Star Software has announced plans to release the Friday Night 3D series of popular leisure games for PC, beginning with Friday Night Bowling this summer. Individual games will consist of Bowling, Pool and Darts, with Slots and Casino arriving next year, and all will feature gorgeous 3D graphics coupled with authentic rules and physics. The M.S.R.P. for each of these titles will be $19.99. Read more for some bowling details ...

'Lionheart' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 11:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Interplay/Vivendi have released the promised demo for their upcoming RPG game 'Lionheart'. The demo features three wilderness areas and one interior level, is only singleplayer and you will be able to use the character generator to make whatever character you want (thanks Tiscali). Read more for download links ...

'Sole Predator' (PS2/Xbox) Announced

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 10:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Whilst we already had a trailer up yesterday, today Appaloosa Interactive Corporation, creators of the highly acclaimed "Ecco The Dolphin" series, announce the development of "Sole Predator" for the PlayStation2 and Xbox. In this third-person action fighting game, players assume the role of the most feared predator on earth, the Great White shark. Read more for details and screens ...

'Castlevania: Lament of Innocence' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 9:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

From the creators of the renowned Castlevania Symphony of the Night, the legendary series makes its next-gen debut with Castlevania Lament of Innocence. Castlevania's enchanting storyline and legenday gameplay are now experienced through an exciting full 3D environment, combined with incredible graphics and a mesmerizing orchestral soundtrack. Discover the true origins of Dracula and the Belmont family in this exciting first episode of the saga. Read more for a fresh batch of screens ...

'Mr Nutz' (GBA) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 9:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

It's very... very... cold, the whole world is being cocooned in ice and a snow a creature called the Yeti, 'a gruesome beast with an icicle for a heart' plans to create and rule a new frozen kingdom here on Earth. Thankfully, Mr Nutz, 'Super Squirrel' is about to turn up the heat. Mr Nutz will be cool as he's got a lotta Nutz, a lotta gutz and one enormous tail. Read more for some facts & a batch of nutty screens ...

'Soulcalibur II' (Xbox) Does The Dew Den

by Rainier on July 28, 2003 @ 9:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco Hometek’s most sought after game, 'Soulcalibur II', joins Mountain Dew and Xbox at The Dew Den, the ultimate video game lounge at the Mall of America in Minneapolis, MN, where teens will get to experience 'Soulcalibur II' on 720p HDTV, a feature that allows players to enjoy the sharpest audio/visual possible and a capability exclusive to Xbox titles.