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'No Man's Land' - Huge Panorama Screenshot #2

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 10:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In No Man's Land, the player leads the colonisation of the American continent between 1600 and 1900. In three campaigns, divided into 30 diversified missions, the player sees the historical development of this era from the viewpoint of six different ethnic groups: Englishmen, settlers, American patriots, Spaniards, Forest- and Prairie Indians. An English fort is being attacked by the patriots on a cold winter's night. It takes a few minutes until the English become fully aware of the danger, and then they begin to build up their defense even though their main towers have already caught fire. Read more to check it out!

'Xpand Rally' - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 10:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Xpand Rally races take place in different parts of the world, the player gets to race in different environments – from deserts to polar snows. This gives him opportunity to experience cars’ physics changing in different weather and on different surfaces (gravel, sand, snow, ice and asphalt). This enabled the XR team to create realistic and abundant in flora terrains of a few dozens of square kilometers. It will give the players a completely different feeling from driving in a narrow gutter known from most racing games... Read more for some new screens!

'Monster Truck Madness' (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 10:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

One of the best selling auto-racing games on the PC comes to Game Boy Advance with a variety of vehicles and tracks for the some stompin' good fun on the go. Get behind the steering wheel of the world's most powerful vehicles as they crush, splatter, jump, and roll their way to victory. Monster Truck Madness combines outrageous attitude, unrestrained racing and monster trucks to provide a fun and exhilarating off-road driving experience across rugged and challenging terrain. Read more to check out a batch of new screens ...

'Paradise Cracked' Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tri Synergy sent out word that Buka Entertainment's futuristic tactical RPG Paradise Cracked has gone gold and will be released in North America in August. In Paradise Cracked you are a young hacker. Once, while in cyberspace you managed to break into a secured area and came across a series of strange data packets. You hurriedly copied these to disk, not even having the time to read their contents. Only a few minutes later you hear a police siren, followed by banging on the door and demands to open up...

'Valhalla' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 9:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Big City Games and Paradox Entertainment announced today that the adventure/role-playing title, Valhalla, has shipped to retail stores nationwide. Read more for details ...

'Maluch Racer' - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 9:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Maluch Racer from Polish publisher Play Publishing is their upcoming budget racing game putting you behind the wheel of ... a Fiat 126. No fancy beefed up race monsters here, the goold old fiat is all you get. Maluch Racer is scheduled for released August 2003. Read more to check out a few new screens ...

'Metal Arms: Glitch in the System' (PS2) Announced

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal Games announced today that it will publish Metal Arms: Glitch in the System for the PlayStation2. Previously announced for release on the Xbox and the GameCube, the title is scheduled to ship on all three platforms in fourth quarter 2003. Read more for details ...

Dragon Ball Z: Budokai (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 8:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The blockbuster fighting game of 2002 makes its way to the Nintendo GameCube as Atari today announced that Dragon Ball Z: Budokai will be available for Nintendo players nationwide this October. Created by DIMPS, Dragon Ball Z: Budokai has shipped more than 3.5 million units worldwide since its December 2002 release on the PlayStation2. Read more to check some screens ...

'Pirates Of The Caribbean' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 1:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Pirates of the Caribbean game transports players to the 17th Century where they can experience life as a pirate in any way they see fit," said executive producer Todd Vaughn. "Whether they want to be feared by all and welcome nowhere, or just enjoy compelling missions or a life at sea, we're creating a game that fits their gameplay style. A few new screens, check them out!

'Call Of Duty' - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2003 @ 12:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Players assume the role of different characters from multiple sides of the Allied forces and experience the bonding and brutality of war as they fight alongside their squad mates through a variety of missions, including battlefield assaults, search and rescue, stealth, sabotage, vehicle chases and tank battles. Heeding the call of duty, gamers step into the boots of a U.S. paratrooper, a British commando and a Russian infantryman as they take on the Nazi War machine through pivotal World War II battles and authentic military campaigns. Read more for some new screens from the battle in Ste. Mere Eglise.