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'Ballerium' - Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 11:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In developing the game, Majorem is using its revolutionary OPIUM technology to create a fully persistent world that is able to handle an infinite number of players. Ballerium looks to be an innovative new entry to the massively multiplayer gaming market, providing players with never before experienced levels of persistence and control. Read more for some new screens ...

'Iron Phoenix' (Xbox) Announced

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 10:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sammy Studios, Inc. today announced Iron Phoenix, a team based online fighting game coming exclusively to Microsoft Xbox Live. Iron Phoenix is the first game of its kind, joining strategic team-play with weapon-based melee combat, and featuring characters, weapons and a storyline worthy of a Kung-Fu film. Read more for details ...

'Guilty Gear Isuka' (PS2) Announced

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 10:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sammy Studios Inc. today announced that the sequel in the critically acclaimed Guilty Gear fighting series is coming to PS2. Developed by Arc System Works and due out in the fourth quarter of 2004, Guilty Gear Isuka promises to raise the bar on the 2D fighting game genre, one arguably set by its own predecessor Guilty Gear X2. Read more for details ...

'Rainbow Six 3' (PS2) Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 10:19 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced today that Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3 for PlayStation2 has reached gold master status and is expected to arrive on store shelves on March 23rd. Developed by Ubisoft's Shanghai studio, the game offers the most thrilling and realistic single- and multiplayer counter-terrorist experience available anywhere. Some new golden screens for you to enjoy...

'Saturday Night Speedway' - Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 9:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Get behind the wheel of the fastest and most dangerous dirt track vehicles in the world with the next generation of dirt track racing. Bash fenders in Pro Stock races, plow through packs of Late Models or kick up the mud in open wheel Midgets. It's 3 styles of all-out racing on a variety of high-speed dirt tracks. Hit the gas and fight to the front! Read more for details and screens...

'Beyond The Law: The Third Wave' Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 9:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Magnum Games is exploding into the PC gaming arena with their premier, Beyond The Law: The Third Wave. A squad-based, strategy shooter, in Beyond the Law: The Third Wave the player commands a covert team of specialists to stop a renegade criminal element intent on destroying the United States of America. Read more for details and screens ...

'TRON 2.0: Killer App' (Xbox) Revealed

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 9:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Buena Vista Interactive today announced plans to release TRON 2.0: Killer App for the Xbox. Currently in development by Climax's Los Angeles studio, TRON 2.0: Killer App will feature new, exclusive Xbox Live multiplayer combat, specially designed to deliver gamers a state-of-the-art online multiplayer gaming experience. Read more for details ...

'Torque: Savage Roads' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 9:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

JoWooD Productions Software AG has been granted the license to produce videogames based on the road-action Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures film Torque by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Inc. JoWooD will develop, publish and distribute the action racing videogame Torque: Savage Roads worldwide. The title is scheduled to release on several console platforms and PC in 2004.

'One Must Fall: BattleGrounds' Demo Coming This Weekend

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 9:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The demo for One Must Fall: Battlegrounds is currently in testing and is nearing it’s release. This multiplayer and single player demo will let you have a taste of giant robot combat with three fighters, three arenas (including the sport’s themed “Laserball”), and two of the single player tournaments. See for yourself why this unique gaming experience delights and sometimes frightens gamers. Whether you are a fighting game fan or not, you won’t want to miss this breakthrough game. Of course we will have the demo available on our fileservers as soon as it gets released.

'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 3, 2004 @ 9:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Get your barf bag ready! Atari, Inc. announced today that a thrilling new sequel to the stomach-turning excitement of the RollerCoaster Tycoon franchise will make its way to store shelves later this year. RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 will take the series to new heights with brand new features including 3-D graphics, giving players complete control of views around the park, and a front seat to the action with a new Coaster Cam feature that allows players to ride the roller coasters.