Rainier's Articles


MOH: Breakthrough - Demo Coming

by Rainier on Aug. 30, 2003 @ 1:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

While we already announced a few weeks ago that the demo was coming in September, the Electronic Arts Medal of Honor website has more details of what exactly we can expect. The demo will include two new multiplayer maps based on the Allied Italian operations of WWII, Anzio and Palermo and is scheduled for September 10th (although Gamespot is reporting Sept. 9th). Of course we'll have the puppy right here on the Worthplaying servers, so stay tuned!

'Battlefield Command: Europe at War 1939 - 1945' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 30, 2003 @ 12:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take command of a wide range of military units in some of WWII's most significant battles in this groundbreaking Tactical RTS. The game's epic visual style redefines the standard for real-time strategy titles; whilst the outcome of the player's commands are experienced through depth of detail and stunning cutting edge graphics. An incredibly detailed game, Battlefield Command, will cover WWII's major European battles from the invasion of Poland and France in 1939-40, through the war on the Eastern front, and the fall of Germany in 1945. You got to check these sweet screens!

'Call Of Duty' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 4:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision has released the eagerly anticipated demo for their upcoming World War 2 First Person Shooter Call Of Duty. The demo features one singleplayer map/level called "BurnVille". Read more for download links!

'Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 4:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has now released a US demo for their upcoming strategy game Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria. As in the European version this demo contains a single map for solo or multiplayer, and adresses some minor issues that were present in the European version. Read more for download links ...

'TRON 2.0' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 4:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monolith/Buena Vista has released the first update patch for their recently released sci-fi action title TRON 2.0. This brings your retail game to v1.2 and includes a dedicated server, adresses interoperability between all language versions of the game, the ability to skip light cycle races in single-player play, improved performance for ATI Radeon 7000 and 8000 video cards, and improved multiplayer performance. (thanks Shacknews). Read more for download links ...

'Resident Evil Outbreak' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 3:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil Outbreak retains the signature Resident Evil storytelling, visuals, and bone-chilling audio that Capcom's survival-horror fans demand. The game introduces an all-new story, an assortment of new characters, and a large number of non-player characters (NPC's). Scenarios are generated for the player by the game with storylines branching off in new directions based on decisions made. Players can enjoy each character's own storyline, as well as communicate with others.

'Project Gotham Racing 2 (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 3:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rewarding drivers for focusing on speed and style while still taking risks around every corner, "Project Gotham Racing 2" offers circuit-based racing through highly detailed, photorealistic urban environments. Racers can choose from more than 50 of the hottest cars while learning their way around new and exciting cities, mastering corners, and accelerating through the straightaways before moving to a different venue. Players also can race against up to three friends at once through a multiplayer SystemLink or match up against players online utilizing Xbox Live. Read more for some screens ...

'Mall Tycoon II' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 1:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oversee every aspect of creating, managing and profiting from a dynamic, fast-paced mall environment, while allowing an unprecedented element of creativity in size, layout, themes, types of stores and even the patrons that frequent the mall. Place stores, hire cleaning and security crews, and manage every aspect of the physical layout of your new shopping paradise (thanks Bluesnews). Read more for download links ...

'The Sims Bustin' Out' (PS2/NGC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 12:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Sims Bustin' Out features an all-new neighborhood with over a dozen new unlockable locations and a cast of over 40 new zany characters to socialize with. Players will purchase a car or scooter in order to get out of the house and head to the Gym to work out with exercise fanatic Goldie Toane or to Club Rubb to rave with club owner Bing Bling. Players will be able to crash parties, create havoc, or just drive their neighbors crazy! Read more for some new screens ...

'Battlefield 1942' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 29, 2003 @ 11:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA has released the promised v1.45 update patch for Battlefield 1942. This v1.45 uprade will get you ready for the upcoming Secret Weapons of WWII (it ships next week). The patch comes is 2 flavors, a full (107mb) update and one if you have v1.4 and up (50mb), as well as updated server patches. Read more for details and download links ...