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by Rainier on May 28, 2003 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Heaven And Hell' - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 1:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

What could be greater than God? To be God - just like in Heaven and Hell! In the year 1500 BC you announce to four peoples: Thou shalt have no other gods before me. To make your commandment effective, you are supported with miracles and plagues by seven different prophets. Convince your future followers with sound arguments such as chain lightning, locusts, and other mysteries. As you have to compete against a strong opponent at the same time, the fight for the most followers will be even more challenging. There can be only one after all!

'Guild Wars' - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 1:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Guild Wars takes place in a fantasy world, where guilds of characters of a wide range of professions can make a mark on history. The reason we chose the fantasy realm is that we wanted a place that was instantly familiar to gamers, and also one that offers us near-limitless opportunities for new and exciting types of friends and foes. Like the evolving worlds of Warcraft, StarCraft and Diablo that we helped to build over the years, we’re creating a new place that we believe you’ll want to visit over and over. Check some new screens ...

'Port Royale' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 1:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tri Synergy announced today that Port Royale has gone gold. This empire-building RTS for the PC is set in the Caribbean “New World” where players take on the role of a pirate, trader or buccaneer as they amass ships, wealth and prestige. Gamers work their way through the expansive environments encompassing more than four million square miles, as they play as one of four great nations – England, France, Spain or Holland, all vying to establish colonization for their homeland. Port Royale was developed by Ascaron and sails to store shelves on June 2, 2003.

The Kore Gang (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 1:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

This jump'n'run game from UDS & Zoink features three freaky characters, Pixie, Madboy and Rex, who have to face bizarre opponents in wild scenarios. By putting on the Core-Suit they make the most of their individual skills: Pixie can use it to climb better than anyone else, Madboy can really pack a punch, and Rex's excellent hearing and sense of smell turn him into a walking radar station. The Kore Gang is the first game ever with character-dependent viewpoints and songs that are integrated into the story. The Tim Burton-like cool graphics are stunning and immerse the player in its 24 tricky levels over six worlds. Check these new screens ...

'The Hulk' (PC/Xbox/PS2/NGC) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 12:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In advance of the June 20th release of Universal Pictures' highly anticipated film version of one of Marvel Comics' most memorable and popular Super Hero series, Vivendi Universal Games has begun shipping to retailers its critically acclaimed, groundbreaking interactive game The Hulk, for the PC, PlayStation2, Xbox and GameCube.

'Psychotoxic' - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 12:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Psychotoxic is a first person shooter with an exceptionally exciting story line. The setting is New York, in the year 2020. Three of the four horsemen of the apocalypse have caused terrible damage on Earth. The fourth horseman is now preparing for his return. Violence and aggression are increasing drastically. Humanity's last hope is protagonist Angie Prophet. Basically a human, she is also an angel and guardian, marked centuries ago to save mankind. Play on two different levels: The reality level contains the main elements for the battle against the horseman, including both indoor and outdoor scenes. In the mind level, Angie enters other people's thoughts - here time and space have no meaning. Check the new batch of screens ...

Koei’s 'G1 JOCKEY 3' In Stores May 28th

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 12:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The trumpets signaling the “call to post”will be heard throughout the nation this week, when KOEI Corporation ships G1 Jockey 3 to retailers. Known as the top thoroughbred racing action game in Japan and nominated for IGN PS2’s Best of E3 Awards, G1 Jockey 3, begins its inaugural run in North America this Wednesday, May 28th.

'Priest' - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 12:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Priest is a multiplayer, head-to-head combat game that introduces controversial themes in a Wild West setting. It is an action-horror RPG that creates a grim and gruesome ambiance while providing a healthy dose of gory, violent action. Combining elements of both classic simulation and action games, Priest introduces a unique player vs. player/NPC structure and item/pet fusion system to create an FPS-like role-playing game in an entirely new genre. Check the new screens...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on May 27, 2003 @ 11:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own post, we grouped them and so far there are trailers for :

  • Chrome - E3 Trailer
  • Starsky And Hutch - E3 Trailer
  • BulletProof Monk - E3 Trailer
  • Vega$: Make It Big - E3 Trailer
  • Guild Wars - E3 Trailer
  • IndyCar Series - E3 Trailer


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