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'Goblin Commander' (PS2/NGC/Xbox) - Official Website Launches

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 10:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jaleco just informed us that they have launched the official website for their upcoming RTS 'Goblin Commander'. To kick-off the official 'Goblin Commander' website features a gallery of concept art and the recently released screenshots showing the two-month design enhancement from the 24-member art team. Check out the inaugural “Developer Diary” posting by Producer Chris Millar. Millar, a PC strategy game veteran hand-picked to lead the console-inspired development team, discusses the Fog Of War methods used in the game to balance strategy elements with design goals.

'Killer 7' (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Killer 7, players take on the role of Harman Smith an unlikely assassin who lives life at his own pace. Switching between seven different personalities, he employs each character’s abilities to terminate targets he deems “deserving to die.” Read more to check out some screens ...

'XIII' Gets Famous Voices

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft rounded out its AAA cast of voice talent for its highly anticipated action-shooter, XIII, by signing David Duchovny as its title character as well as Adam West (TV's Batman) as General Carrington. Previously Ubisoft already signed actress/musician Eve. XIII is an epic, conspiracy-driven thriller set in a highly stylized graphic-novel world and is scheduled to release on all game consoles as well as the PC in Fall 2003.

Phantom Game Console to be Unveiled at Ultimate Gamers Expo

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 9:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infinium Labs announced today that the highly anticipated new gaming console, Phantom, will be unveiled to the public at the first annual Ultimate Gamers Expo in August. “We’re very excited to be unveiling the Phantom for the first time at the Ultimate Gamers Expo,” said Tim Roberts, CEO of Infinium Labs. “This show is the perfect venue and gives us the unique opportunity to show the system firsthand to over 100,000 gamers and industry insiders.”

'Vietcong Fist Alpha' Announced

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

For most G.I.s one tour of duty in Vietnam was more than enough, but not for the boys of Fist Alpha. A team of US Special Forces who are the best of the "Green Machine" determined to stop Charlie in his tracks. Taking you back to the 'Nam, Vietcong Fist Alpha is the official Mission Disc for the very successful Vietcong. Released in April 2003, Vietcong continues to achieve chart success across Europe and Australia.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 8:54 a.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 :

  • MoH: Rising Sun - Trailer
  • Drake - Trailer
  • SSX 3 - Trailer
  • SSX 3 - Trailer 2
  • NBA Live 2004 - Trailer
  • Powerdrome - Trailer
  • XIII - Trailer
  • Etherlords 2 - Trailer


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

City Interactive Changed Release Date Of 'P2'

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 8:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

City Interactive announces that the release date of the game named P2 [working title] has been moved to Q1 2004. P2 [working title] is 3D strategy in space, the sequel to “Project Earth” that contains advanced strategic section and the fleet management option. P2 takes best elements from RTS and RPG to build never seen gameplay experience. To be continued ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on July 14, 2003 @ 1:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Everquest: Lost Dungeons of Norrath' - Screens

by Rainier on July 13, 2003 @ 2:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lost Dungeons of Norrath is a new expansion for the incredibly popular PC Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG), EverQuest. This full-sized expansion will focus on the exploration of more than forty dynamic dungeons, with the main emphasis being placed on single group content. New technology and design ideas have been implemented that will allow players to work their way through dungeons individually tailored to the strength of their group. Lost Dungeons of Norrath will be available fall 2003 in limited quantities at retail and as a secure digital download from SOE.

'Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria' - Screens

by Rainier on July 13, 2003 @ 1:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The latest installment in the award-winning series, Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria is a unique blend of role playing and turn-based strategy gaming. Set in the troubled land of Etheria, old foes such as Dwarves, Elves, and Orcs have resumed their ancient hostilities and the Undead legions of Lord Bane have returned. The game centers on the actions of your Warlord, who plays a pivotal role in the success or failure of your military efforts. Read more to check some new screens ...