Rainier's Articles


'Romance of the Three Kingdoms X' (PS2) Goes Gold

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 11:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOEI today announced that Romance of the Three Kingdoms X has reached gold status and will ship to North American retailers on June 21st, 2005.

'Irth Online' Beta Test Signups

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 11:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Magic Hat Software announced today that the Open Beta for its MMORPG Irth Online begins today and runs through July 5, 2005. Gamers are encouraged to apply for the Open Beta on the Irth Online website.

'RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked' - 35 New Screens

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

A wet, wild and totally soaked new expansion pack to RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 will ride into stores this June. RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked!, the first expansion pack to RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 will let players create and control their own water parks for the first time.

'Paraworld' Gets Delayed

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official Paraworld website has word that Sunflowers/SEK's RTS game Paraworld has been pushed back from its original Q4 2005 release date to Q1 2006. The reason for the delay was that after adding the uber-units, the so-called titans, the game needs additional balancing time, and also additional time to implement the physics engine.

'Call of Juarez' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Juarez is situated in 19th-century Wild West America and requires a combination of both intelligent stealth and pure shooting. Fast-paced revolver duels using historically accurate firearms, horseback riding, and memorable locations combine with top-notch graphics and an enthralling soundtrack to immerse both casual and hardcore players.

'Medal of Honor European Assault' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Charges Into Retail

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced the release of Medal of Honor European Assault for the PS2, Xbox, and Gamecube.

'The Ryzom Ring' Expansion Pack Announced

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nevrax announced a new expansion to its MMO The Saga of Ryzom entitled The Ryzom Ring, which is a set of tools for editing and sharing player-made map that are customizable with terrain, monsters and NPCs all run by individual players.

'Beyond Blitzkrieg' Now Known As 'Battleground Europe'

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 8:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GMX Media are today announcing a new title for the European release of the previously titled MMO action game, Beyond Blitzkrieg., the game will now be released as Battleground Europe.

'Area 51' Reveals Itself In Stores

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 6:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway Games announced today that AREA 51 the story-driven, first-person action thriller has shipped to retail outlets nationwide for PC. AREA 51 delivers a powerful multiplayer experience that allows up to 16 gamers to battle it out online via Capture the Flag, Infection and various other multiplayer modes.

'Winback 2: Project Poseidon' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 6, 2005 @ 6:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOEI today revealed that developer Cavia has begun working on Winback 2: Project Poseidon, the long-awaited follow-up to the intense third-person action shooter that originally appeared on the N64 and PlayStation 2. While no additional information is available at this point, we do have the first two screens ...