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'Halo: Combat Evolved' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 30, 2003 @ 2:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft has issued a small patch for their just released Halo: Combat Evolved. No specific details are available as to what exactly it adresses. Read more for download links ...

'Fire Warrior' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 30, 2003 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fire Warrior follows one day in the tumultuous life of a young Tau warrior who must battle alone against a force that shows no mercy: The Imperium. The Tau will soon learn there is a darker foe at hand and become entangled in a frightening story that leads them through an ongoing war. Read more to check out a big batch of new screens ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 30, 2003 @ 1:05 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 :

  • Max Payne 2 - (6) Trailer
  • Crimson Skies - Trailer
  • Return Of The King - Movie Trailer
  • Far Cry - Trailer


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

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Sept. 30, 2003 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'LoTR: War Of The Ring' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 6:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Play the Greatest Story Ever Written . . . The quest to destroy the One Ring continues in the first real-time strategy game based on The Lord of the Rings saga. Massive battles erupt as the peoples of Middle-earth fight for control of Tolkien’s World. Gamers can play as the forces of good and valiantly fight for the One Ring’s destruction or assume command of the forces of evil to claim control over Middle-earth forever. Read more for some new screens ...

'Navy Seals: Weapons of Mass Destruction' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 6:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Valusoft has released a demo for their FPS game Navy Seals: Weapons of Mass Destruction. Be prepared (or be the victim), as you navigate the rough terrain of Iraq, North Korea, and Bosnia, assessing and executing your objectives in three combative missions through 10 massive levels. This demo limits your play to 60 minutes, but contains the full product, which can be unlocked by purchasing a license key online (thanks 3DGamers ). Read more for download links ...

'Magic: The Gathering Battlegrounds' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 4:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Just as in the "Magic" card game, in "Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds" players will choose a duelist and up to two of "Magic's" five colors -- red, green, white, blue, and black -- to attempt to reduce their opponent's life to zero. Of course, getting an opponent to zero will not be easy; players will have to utilize lightning reflexes, strategic brilliance and, on occasion, raw power to overcome an enemy. Check these spiffy new screens

'Tortuga: Pirates of the New World' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 3:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Experience the huge world of "Tortuga", with its 16 very different scenarios either as a buccaneer in service of his Majesty or as a feared pirate. Your riches will expand through successful piracy, theft of ships, plundering of towns or completion of missions from the town governments. But make haste, and be wary of the treachery and mutiny that can reduce all of that to nothing. Read more for details & screens ...

'The Sims Makin' Magic' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 12:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brace Yourselves! Your Sims have Magic! In this supernatural edition, Sims are granted magical powers with the ability to cast spells that are playful or deviant. Players can venture to an all-new magical, carnival-themed destination, experience exciting new gameplay, gain over 150 new items, and encounter a whole new cast of quirky characters in this powerful pack of magical high jinx. Check the new magical screens ...

'Spy Fiction' (PS2) Coming To North America - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 11:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sammy Studios Inc. has announced that it will publish Spy Fiction, an exciting new action-stealth video game for Sony PlayStation2, in North America. Spy Fiction is the first title developed by Access Games, a company formed in 2002 when a group of veteran developers came together to create the ultimate original action-stealth game. Spy Fiction is slated for release exclusively for PlayStation2 in Spring 2004. Read more for details & screens ...