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'The Suffering' (PS2/Xbox) - Official Website Launched

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 9:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. today announced the launch of the official website for The Suffering. Players can now step into the seedy underbelly of a maximum security penitentiary that is The Suffering by visiting the official The Suffering website. The Suffering will be available on March 8, 2004 for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox.

'DEactivation' - In Stores NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 9:51 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Akella and Step Creative Group announce that a new 3D tactical strategy/action game DEactivation was released. Players will control one of the antiterrorist units of droids to neutralize acts of terrorism. Destroy the hostile robots-kamikazes and set the hostages free! For every mission there's a set number of droids. Terminate the shot firing system, destroy the hostile robots and set the hostages free! The missions are held in distinct types of building that differ one from another in the number of floors and rooms. Read more for details ...

'Desert Fury' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 9:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Anarchy Enterprises has released a demo for Unique Entertainment's budget 3D shooter Desert Fury. This demo features a time limit of 60 minutes but it has the full game included which you can activate after purchasing a license key online (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

Digital Jesters Signs 'Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps' - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 9:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

UK based publisher Digital Jesters continues its unrelenting acquisition of new games, with the news that it has signed the UK co-publishing rights to Monte Cristo's PC CD-ROM real-time tactical game Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps. The game will be available in the UK in March 2004, priced £29.99. Read more for some new screens ...

'UFO: Aftermath' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 9:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Altar Int/Cenega have released the a new patch for their recently released 3D squad-based action game UFO: Aftermath. Thisd update brings your retail game to v1.3 and address a few system issues, several in-game bugs, control issues, and makes various game tweaks/improvements. Read more for details and download links ...

'X²: The Threat' Goes Gold In The UK

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 2:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Deep Silver is pleased to announce that X²: The Threat, by German development team EGOSOFT has gone GOLD in anticipation for its 6th February 2004 UK release date. Sequel to the classic space trading / combat PC game X Beyond The Frontier, X² has been in development for over two years. X²: The Threat from EGOSOFT is launched on Windows PC at £34.99 SRP (UK) on 6th February 2004.

'BiosFear' - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 2:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Imagine one guild dominating the land. Imagine another one getting ready to challenge them. Your guild? Eternal fame may just be one battle away - a battle where hundreds of armed players fight a siege to dominate the Castle of Shilon! The forthcoming action-MMORPG BiosFear features what must be amongst the most massive and bloody battles ever seen in any online game. Thanks to its fast graphics engine, which allows for smooth gameplay, in BiosFear's battles the screen is crammed with players and packed with action. Are you ready to join the battle?

'Freestyle Street Soccer' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 2:22 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Freestyle Street Soccer returns to grass roots and allows rival gangs to gain respect and supremacy in urban environments. Jumpers and oil drums replace goalposts and rules are well and truly left on the sidelines as the pitch is transformed into a battleground for the duration of the match. No offsides and limited boundaries ensure flowing gameplay and fierce, frantic competitive matches. Read more for a fresh batch of screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 2:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Sonic Heroes' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2003 @ 1:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA’s legendary mascot Sonic The Hedgehog makes his historic multi-platform debut and embarks on his biggest adventure ever, with his trademark blazing speed and a new gameplay twist in “Sonic Heroes.” Read more for 20 new screens ...