Rainier's Articles

'Pilot Down: Behind Enemy Lines' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 50 New Screens

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 8:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on the inspirational survival stories of American pilots shot down over occupied Europe during the Second World War, this action-adventure sees US Airman Bill Foster stranded and alone in Germany in the Winter of 1944. Bill must survive against both the elements and the elite German forces and only upon reaching the Swiss border is his survival assured.

'Conspiracy: Weapons of Mass Destruction' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 71 New Screens

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 8:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Oxygen Interactive announced today that UK developer Kuju is working on a new FPS 'Conspiracy: Weapons of Mass Destruction.' Using the Fire Warrior engine, Conspiracy: Weapons of Mass Destruction, is under development for PC, PS2 and Xbox, and is scheduled for March 2005. Read more for details and new screens ...

'Crime Life: Gang Wars' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Soundtrack Revealed

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 8:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami of Europe has announced a collaboration with leading Hip Hop collective D12, and a soundtrack that will feature a wide array of musical talent and styles, for its forthcoming Crime Life: Gang Wars title. Read more for details ...

Cenega's E3 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 8:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cenega Publishing today released the first information about which titles they will have on display at the upcoming E3 convention in Los Angeles, early May 2005. Cenega will be displaying and presenting for the first time to the large public UFO: Aftershock title, El Matador, The Roots, and several other products ...

Daily Dose of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Rise of the Kasai' (PS2) Emerges in Retail Stores

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 12:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEA announced the release of its PS2 exclusive title Rise of the Kasai. The sequel to the critically acclaimed The Mark of Kri is developed by BottleRocket Entertainment, who set out to make Rise of the Kasai stand out from other games by offering a unique single-player cooperative fighting system and a rich story that spans different time periods told through new playable characters and beautiful watercolor painted in-game movies.

'Space Rangers 2: Dominators' - 24 New Screens

by Rainier on April 7, 2005 @ 12:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Space Rangers 2 is a mix of intense space RPG laced with 3D RTS action planetside. 200 years after the first chapter of Space Rangers, a new, even more dangerous threat arises in the galaxy. A key planet in producing war androids has become self-aware with their own intellect and force of will, bent on conquering the galaxy one planet at a time.

Various Game Trailers #475

by Rainier on April 6, 2005 @ 11:58 p.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 :

  • World Racing 2 - Trailer #2
  • Auto Assault - Trailer #4
  • Castlevania [NDS] - Trailer #2
  • Dungeon Lords - Trailer #8

Sony Online Bans 700 'EverQuest II' Accounts

by Rainier on April 6, 2005 @ 11:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Online has continued efforts since launch to keep the EverQuest II game world free of players who use exploits to gain an unfair advantage, especially with bots and macros. Over 700 accounts were banned for various forms of cheating and exploiting during the past 2 weeks alone. It is our goal to continue investigations into suspicious in-game activity and ban accounts with violations. "A few hundred 'bot subscriptions just aren't worth the money when compared to keeping the game fun for hundreds of thousands of people" said EverQuest II Senior Producer Scott Hartsman.

'Cricket 2005' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2005 @ 8:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Utilizing technology from our blockbuster sports games such as FIFA, NBA & Rugby, EA SPORTS Cricket 2005 returns to the pitch. In addition to the international teams and bonus squads, you can now play with domestic teams and compete in England, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The all-new Twenty20 tournament will be fully licensed with season modes also on offer.