Rainier's Articles


Sony Online Announces 'MyPlanetSide'

by Rainier on May 23, 2003 @ 1:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With the launch this week of PlanetSide, subscribers now have access to a new free service that can be used to track their empire's progress, their individual stats in the game and more via MyPlanetSide all of these features combine to give the player the ability to see what's happening in the game, even when they don't have time to play. Read more for some additional details ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 23, 2003 @ 1:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sammy Studios - E3 Screens Gallery

by Rainier on May 23, 2003 @ 12:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nearing the end of my E3 Screens Gallery list is one of the smaller developer/publishers but big in quality. Sammy Studios is a fairly new addition to the battlefield but with last year's Guilty Gear X2 and Galerians Ash they proved to have what it takes! This year they have 2 equally impressive titles (and a few more not yet announced in house developments coming) such as:

3DO - E3 Screens Gallery

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 11:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Next at bat is 3DO's E3 screen gallery and one particular title i am eagerly looking forward to is the Four Horsemen. They have a few other interesting titles coming up such as :

'MoH Allied Assault: SpearHead' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 7:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Staying true to all the gameplay features that made Medal of Honor Allied Assault one of the most acclaimed titles launched in 2002, the Medal of Honor Allied Assault Expansion Pack will build on the success of that game and add new multi-player gameplay modes, new soldiers including British and Soviet squads, new weapons, level editing tools, and an integrated server browser. A new & updated version of the 'Medal of Honor Allied Assault: SpearHead' has been released, no specific details are available but it would be safe to assume they have fixed "something". Read more for download links ...

'Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII' (PS2) Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 7:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOEI Corporation, respected worldwide as the premier brand for strategy and simulation games, today announced North American plans to release Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII for the PlayStation®2. Read more for details and some new screens ...

'Heaven & Hell' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 5:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

1500 B.C.: four different peoples in a biblical land are waiting to be converted. The gamer is working with a God-simulator and has to convert the inhabitants to the good or the evil side. For this purpose, each side has seven prophets at their disposal, as well as an amount of wonders and plagues (lightning, flood, grasshopper ...) This German demo sports a tutorial as well as 1 game mission playable in three different difficulty settings. Read more for download links ...

'Chrome' - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chrome, a Tactical First Person Shooter, is a dramatic story of heroism, friendship and betrayal; a story full of sudden twists and turns mixed into tons of Sci-Fi action. Players assume the role of Logan; a veteran mercenary turned bounty hunter who is out to make it rich. Some new screens for you to enjoy!

'Neighbours From Hell' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 3:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Living next door to you is a real Neighbour From Hell and it's now time to have your revenge! Creep around your neighbour ’s house performing ever more elaborate tricks upon the unsuspecting resident. As the star of a fantastic new TV show, cameras will track your every move as you set your fiendish traps. Your objectives are to create more and more disarray, increase ratings and maybe even winning prestigious awards. But beware of watchful neighbours and alert guard dogs; if they catch you then the show will be taken off air. The demo offers a tutorial and two levels from the first 'season'. Read more for download links ...

'Republic: The Revolution' - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 2:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following the fall of the mighty Soviet Union, the Republic of Novistrana verges on collapse, and numerous factions struggle for power. Starting with nothing more than a small base of local support, challenge the state and build a nationwide faction powerful enough to oust the President and enforce a new Republic…by any means necessary. Check the new screens ...