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'City of Heroes' Content Update - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 4:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

City of Heroes enables players to realize their comic book dreams. Heroes protect the fine citizens of Paragon City in a colorful 3-D world where the victims of crimes not only thank players for their help, but they even compliment players on their costumes! With the release of the first update to City of Heroes just weeks away, Cryptic Studios and NCsoft have released some new screens.

Arrests Made In Relation To 'Half-Life 2' Source Code Theft

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 12:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Arrests have been made in several countries related to the break-in to Valve's network, theft of the Half-Life 2 source code, and release of the source code on the Internet. Read more for some additional details ...

'Ground Control 2 : Operation Exodus' - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 12:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ground Control 2 : Operation Exodus takes place during the year 2741 AD, roughly 300 years after the events in the original game. The democratic and freedom caring Northern Star Alliance (NSA) is being hard pressed by the warmongering Terran Empire. The war has recently entered a new stage; a brutal and deadly ground war, as the Empire has managed to land their first troopships on the last NSA controlled planet – Morningstar Prime...

'Rainbow Six 3: Black Arrow' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 11:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rainbow Six 3: Black Arrow improves upon the most successful Xbox Live game of all time with new single- and multi-player missions, new online modes, split-screen for cooperative gameplay, and a host of new features that maximizes the possibilities of Xbox Live. In fact, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3: Black Arrow will be the one of the first games to deliver the new Xbox Live 3.0 features to the gaming community.

'Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow' (PS2) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 11:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft announces that Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow has gone gold for the PS2. Scheduled to hit store shelves on June 18th, Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow is this Summer's most highly-anticipated action game for the PS2. With an offline original story so compelling and realistic it could have been ripped from the headlines, Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow will dazzle gamers with its graphically rich environments, revolutionary light and shadow effects, and technologically advanced animations.

Various 'Game Trailers' Available NOW

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 11:00 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 :

'IHRA Professional Drag Racing 2005' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 10:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

From the creators of the most successful drag racing games in the world comes the next generation of drag racing action - IHRA Professional Drag Racing 2005 (IHRA Pro). IHRA Pro takes this best-selling series to a new level with its outstanding graphics, realistic physics, presentation, and, most importantly, intense racing action.

'Iron Phoenix' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 10:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Iron Phoenix" is the title is the first ever 16 -player fighting game, introducing a new genre to online games as a squad-based kung-fu brawler. "Iron Phoenix" is slated for release on Xbox in Holiday 2004 and is not yet rated. Read more to check out some new screens ...

'Blitzkrieg: Burning Horizon' Ships To North American Retail Stores

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 9:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV Software Entertainment today announced today announced that “Blitzkrieg: Burning Horizon” for the PC is now available in stores. A stand-alone expansion pack to 2003’s hit World War II real-time strategy title “Blitzkrieg,” the game features a campaign centered around the historical figure General Erwin Rommel.

'Forever Worlds' - Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2004 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lasting far longer than a face full of Botox and a whole lot less painful than a chemical peel, Forever Worlds is The Adventure Company and Mindscape's non-surgical solution to eternal youth. Just as well, because you'll need all the time in all the worlds to explore the twisted dimensions and solve the many puzzles in this quest through time and space. Forever Worlds will be available in the UK 18th June.