Rainier's Articles


'Crime Cities' Goes Gold

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 10:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First Inc. and developer Techland announced today that their revolutionary shooter and future vehicle simulator title, Crime Cities, has gone gold. Read more for details ...

BF1942: Secret Weapons - Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 9:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official Battlefield 1942 website now has a movie with plenty of ingame footage from Secret Weapons, the second expansion pack for the popular WW2 vehicular action game (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links...

Majesco Introduces New GBA Video Pak

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 8:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Demonstrating the strength of its long-term development strategy, Majesco unveiled their new Game Boy Advance Video Pak at the E3, held last week in Los Angeles, CA. Developed in conjunction with DC Studios, the proprietary technology enables gamers to view streaming video and audio on a standard Nintendo Game Boy Advance system, without the use of additional external hardware. Read more for details..

'Purge Online' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed by Freeform Interactive, Purge players become members of the Order and the Chosen, with each side seeking elimination of the enemy and individual party survival. Players receive rewards as they win battles and complete objectives throughout gameplay. In addition, Purge offers several map options, innovative weaponry and extensive player customization to enhance the online war experience. The new patch fixes and tweaks all the of the player classes, adresses some map bugs/crashes, optimizes some netcode for better online performance as well as user interface and gameplay tweaks ... Read more for download links ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 1:46 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 :

  • Armed & Dangerous (LucasArts)
  • Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy (Activision)
  • Judge Dredd vs Judge Death (Vivendi)


  • Read more for download links ...

Strategy First - E3 Screens Gallery

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 1:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

More E3 screens galleries keep popping up and we give them to you as they roll in. Next at bat is Strategy first with some of their upcoming titles, such as :

'Heat Project' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 1:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Heat Project is a state-of-the-art 3D FPS where players from different countries can interact through theInternet. It’s realistic action play and thrill combined with MMORPG’s advantages, such as the economy system, character growing and multi-objective mission scenarios, will provide pure excitement. Read more to check put new screens & a trailer!

'Shadow Ops: Red Mercury' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 12:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Using the latest Unreal Technology from Epic Games, developer Zombie Games is creating an ultra-realistic game world spanning Middle Eastern cities and towns to the secret military bases in the frozen backcountry of Russia to other global hotspots in the Philippines, Bosnia and Western Europe. Four new screens for you to enjoy!

Rainbow Six 3: Ravenshield - v2.0 Mappack Available NOW

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 10:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The new v2.0 of the Raven Shield Community Map Pack has been released! This pack includes 22 of the best new maps for Raven Shield, including 10 new ones! Also, several of the best maps from the previous version of the map pack have been updated: bugs fixed, insertions tweaked, performance optimized, and new single player & co-op modes added! These updated maps include Westcott, Crude Oil, ViceBar, Subway, Trailer Park, Chemical Compound, and more (thanks ThePlatoon)! Read more for details and download links ...

'Mission Impossible: Operation Surma' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 9:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Can you save the world from the ICEWorm microchip? You are special agent Ethan Hunt — back to battle international espionage as the fate of the free world hangs in the balance! A microchip nicknamed ICEWorm is disabling the security systems of the world’s largest organizations, and providing free access to the highest bidder. Your mission – should you choose to accept it – is to destroy the chip and prevent its creators from bringing the free world to its knees. Serving up today are some new screens, an in game trailer as well as a cinematics movie. Read more for download links ...