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'Chaos League' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 12:55 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Chaos League is a new kind of game, combining Real-Time Strategy, RPG and Sports. In a fantasy heroic universe Chaos League offers new game-play possibilities. Don’t look for notions of fair-play or the command “Help opponent back on his feet” because they don’t exist ! However, if you’ve been longing to find in a sport’s game such commands as “Stamp”, “High Facial Kick”, “Holding on the Ground”, “Force Passage” or “Ball of Fire” …. Then at last you’ve found the game of your dreams. Read more for details and screens ...

'Wrath unleashed' (PS2/Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 12:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Wrath Unleashed, the exhilarating new LucasArts action-strategy game that will transport every player to the fantasy universe is in stores now for Xbox and PlayStation 2! The game introduces players to a unique and spectacular universe where players engage in both single and multiplayer battles with more than 30 fierce, mythological creatures from four realms. Each character has special attributes, powers and attacks...but all characters have the power to unleash their wrath to defeat opponents and dominate the universe!

'Mercedes-Benz World Racing' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 12:24 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TDK has released a second demo for Synetic's racing game Mercedes-Benz World Racing. This demo features Hockenheimring track drivable in the Mercedes Benz SLK 230 Kompressor. Read more for download link ...

'All-Star Baseball 2005' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 12:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

All-Star Baseball 2005 is the most realistic baseball simulation that’s easier and more fun to play. All-Star Baseball 2005 is packed with exclusive feature innovations and online head-to-head play plus the deepest franchise mode of any baseball video game. Read more to check out some new screens and the "fielder cam tutorial" trailer.

'SpellForce: The Order of Dawn' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 11:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Encore and JoWooD, an Austrian game publisher and developer, today announced that "SpellForce: The Order of Dawn" has begun shipping to retail stores in North America.

'Silent Scope Complete' (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 10:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment - America today announced it has shipped Silent Scope Complete for the Xbox to retail outlets nationwide. Marking the series' Xbox debut and the only light gun supported precision shooting game for the console, Silent Scope Complete combines four of the franchise's hit titles - including arcade classics Silent Scope, Silent Scope 2 Dark Silhouette, Silent Scope EX and the console exclusive Silent Scope 3 - into one game.

Will Wright To Share The Secrets Of 'The Sims'

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 10:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Will Wright, creator of The Sims and one of the game industry's most well-known designers, will kick of a new "Legends of the Game Industry" Speaker Series being hosted by The Art Institute of California – San Francisco. The free event will be held from 7 to 8:30 pm on Feb. 25 at the school, located at 1170 Market Street (at 8th) in San Francisco.

'Grand Raid Offroad' (Xbox/PC) Revealed - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 10:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Deep in the wildest outback the best rally pilots compete on some of the most beautiful and longest tracks of the world. Races are dangerous: arriving in one piece at the end of a stage is already a victory... Choose from 30 vehicles the one that you consider to suit best to conquer the vast wilderness. And attention, with Grand Raid Offroad you will definetly be facing vastness. Read more for details & screens ...

'NHRA Drag Racing: Top Fuel Thunder' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 10:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

ValuSoft today announced the release of NHRA Drag Racing: Top Fuel Thunder for PC. This intensely competitive racing game is rated "E" for Everyone and is now available at retailers throughout North America for $19.99.

'Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow' Attracts Top Hollywood Talent

by Rainier on Feb. 10, 2004 @ 10:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Three Hollywood heavy hitters have lent their talents to the much anticipated stealth-action game Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow. Joining the development team are Michael Ironside (Sam Fisher), Dennis Haysbert (Irving Lambert) and Lalo Shifrin (Composer, Original Theme). Read more for detailed information...