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'Rugby 2004' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 8:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Passion. Pride. Power….. PURE RUGBY. Strap on your boots. This is World Rugby at its body-ramming, bullet-passing, try-scoring best. The only question is…can you stay out of the Sin Bin long enough to enjoy it? EA Australia has released a demo for their upcoming Rugby 2004 sports title. This version of the demo will allow you to play either Australia or England in Stadium Australia. EA's Rugby 2004 is expected to be released in September 2003 for PC & PS2. Read more for details and download links ...

'Reel Fishing III' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Reel Fishing III sets itself apart from other Bass Sports Fishing titles by offering a true to life fishing experience. Using the PlayStation 2 technology, Reel Fishing III will offer beautiful scenery, a real-life 3-dimensional fishing engine, true sounds of nature in Dolby Surround Pro Logic II, inspiring soundtracks and fish so real that most will want to keep them in an aquarium. Read more for some fishy screens ...

'Battlestar Galactica' (Xbox/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 8:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlestar Galactica delivers a compelling and immersive space action experience as players move seamlessly between stunning cinematics and epic space battles against the insidious, mechanical power of the Cylons. Fight the insidious Cylons in epic space battles utilizing advanced tactics and an arsenal of weaponry, including the greatest weapon mankind ever conceived — The Battlestar Galactica. Check out some new screens ...

Tri-Synergy Signs 'Massive Assault'

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 1:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Matrix Games, Tri-Synergy and Wargaming.net are pleased to announce a partnership to publish and distribute the new strategy game Massive Assault. "Wargaming.net have produced a challenging and addictive futuristic 3D strategy game in their new title Massive Assault. To gamers familiar with their excellent work on DBA Online, the quality of this title should come as no surprise. We are delighted to have been selected to work with the Wargaming.net team as their exclusive distributors in North America for this exciting new release." said David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games.

PC Preview - 'Halo: Combat Evolved'

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

“Halo” contains all the action-packed combat and thrilling gameplay that made it a smash hit for video game fans everywhere. Armed with a new arsenal of weapons and vehicles, “Halo” delivers challenges and surprises as well as intense online multiplayer competition exclusively for the PC. We recently attended a Halo LAN party as well as a morning meeting with Gearbox to check out the progress on this highly-anticipated PC port. Read more and find out all the details, including some brand new screens!

'NHL 2004' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 1:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

This year’s NHL 2004 includes a new fight system, new hitting animations, and complete right analog stick control with improved deking and hitting that makes it the most physical hockey game ever. With a significantly enhanced EA SPORTS Dynasty Mode, the addition of three new international elite leagues, and all new commentary from Craig Simpson, NHL 2004 puts players in the rink for authentic hockey competition. In addition, new EA SPORTS online gameplay for the PS2 takes competition nationwide. Take the ice with NHL 2004.

'SSX 3' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 1:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SSX 3 allows gamers to go anywhere gravity will take them. Players will discover a colossal mountain where they can immerse themselves in a free-roaming snow paradise. The ultimate all-mountain experience, SSX 3 features all-new events and courses, awe-inspiring tricks, and a cast of cool, customizable characters. Discover the open terrain, explore its hidden crevices, and conquer its peaks. Some new screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 12:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'GhostHunter' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2003 @ 12:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Few people have the ability to see ghosts, and few spirits are able to communicate with the outside world, but the earth is nonetheless full of supernatural forces – the remnants of every creature killed before its time. Some degenerate into monstrous creatures, others exist for centuries increasing in power and retaining a human mind. A number of these creatures have formed 'The Parliament of Spooks' and their sole aim is to steal back life from the living.

'Call Of Duty' - New Wallpapers

by Rainier on July 24, 2003 @ 11:59 p.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 along side 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. Activision has released some new wallpapers.. If thats your bag, read more and check them out ...