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'Paradise Cracked' Available In Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tri Synergy and Buka Entertainment a leading Russian publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software announced today that the PC game Paradise Cracked is available at North American retail stores nationwide. If you don't know what Paradise Cracked is all about, read our previously posted preview.

'C&C Generals: Zero Hour' - New Map Available

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brought to you by the C&C Generals team, it's USA vs. Canada in this replica of North America! Battle from California to Maine to Quebec to the Yukon in this 2 player map. The Midwest will never be the same. Read more for details and download links ...

'Judge Dredd : Dredd vs Death' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 9:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal Games Intl. and Rebellion today announced that their highly anticipated game, Judge Dredd: Dredd vs Death, is now gold on PC, PS2 and Xbox. The game will be released on October 17th. The GameCube version will follow in late November. Judge Dredd: Dredd vs Death is an intense first-person shooter set in the future megalopolis of Mega-City One. This 22nd century melting pot is home to 400 million citizens, every one a potential criminal, and the only thing preventing the city from descending into complete anarchy is the group of elite law enforcers known as the Judges.

'Chaser' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 3:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jowood has released a new patch for Cauldron's recently released FPS Chaser. This upgrade is for all English/French versions and brings your retail game to v1.49 while adding ASE support and anti cheat code as well as adressing some server/multiplayer issues. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

Grand Theft Auto 3: Double Pack (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 2:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rockstar Games, the world-renowned publishing division of Take-Two Interactive Software announced today that it plans to ship the award-winning Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City as a "double pack" for both the PlayStation2 and the Xbox. The Grand Theft Auto "double pack" is set to hit shelves in North America on October 22, 2003 for PlayStation2 and on November 4, 2003 for Xbox. Read more for some new screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 12:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Indie Games Con ’03 - Game Lineup

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2003 @ 12:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GarageGames announced today the line-up of games for the Indie Games Con ’03 (IGC). IGC allows independent game developers to bring there games to “ShowOFF.” Developers can get unbiased reviews from their peers, have the opportunity to play these games at the LAN party and of course, compete for the coveted IGC Player’s Choice Awards. Read more for details ...

'Secret Weapons Over Normandy' Official Web Site Launched

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2003 @ 6:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts sent out word that the official Secret Weapons Over Normandy web site has launched! The new site features a new Secret Weapons Over Normandy game trailer, the first wave of aircraft from the game, along with a look at the weapons and locations, wallpapers, screensavers and MP3s. Read up on exciting game features in the Game Info area, such as types of aircrafts, weapons and combat theaters! Infiltrate the site today!

'Mistmare' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2003 @ 5:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Arxel Tribe/Sinister Systems have released a new patch for their RPG/adventure game Mistmare. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1.7, updates the LithTech engine update, adresses some mission fixes, sound tweaks, adds Pause key and various other tidbits (thanks RPGDot). Read more for details and download links ...

'XIII' - Multiplayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2003 @ 5:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As expected and announced, Ubisoft has now released the multiplayer demo for their upcoming cell shaded action/FPS game XIII. This demo includes two levels for you to play deathmatch and team deathmatch on. This is a European 'work in progress' demo, an updated U.S. version is expected next week (thanks IGN). Read more for download links ...

UPDATE : There is a bug in the demo which does not affect the 'Bot Challenge' but multiplayer hosting. A new version will be released soon.