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'Jade Empire' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 5, 2004 @ 3:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Jade Empire" is set in a new fantastical world based on mythical China, where sinister events have upset the peaceful harmony of an isolated martial arts school. Featuring furious action previously found only in Hong Kong cinema, the game lets players master more than 30 fighting styles and a wide range of mystical powers as they embark on a perilous journey, stretching from the Land of Howling Spirits to the lush gardens of the Imperial City.

'Railroad Tycoon 3' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 5, 2004 @ 2:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take-Two Interactive has released another patch for PopTop Software's 3D management strategy Railroad Tycoon 3. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1.04b (beta edition) and addresses launch problems with nvidia 5x.xx drivers, as well as a slew of single & multiplayer issues. Read more for detailed fixl ist & download links ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 5, 2004 @ 2:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Club Football 2005' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 5, 2004 @ 2:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After a stunning debut performance, reaching No 2 in the All Formats UK Charts at launch last season, Codemasters' unique range of team-specific Club Football games became the new force in football gaming. Now some of the best teams in Europe are once again lined up for a new season with further signings for the Club Football 2005 range. Read more for details & screens...

'Auto Assault' - Screens

by Rainier on May 5, 2004 @ 2:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Auto Assault combines vehicular combat with role-playing elements. Players explore a post-apocalyptic future in customizable cars, motorcycles, semis and even tanks. Players battle other players both in arenas and in epic race vs. race wars for control of the regions in a devastated Earth.

'Ragnarok Online: Juno Expansion' Launched

by Rainier on May 4, 2004 @ 9:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gravity Interactive's Ragnarok Online: Juno Expansion, an anime-style, massively multi-player online role-playing game (MMORPG), is now available in the United States.

'Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords' (Xbox/PC) Announced

by Rainier on May 4, 2004 @ 3:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts today announced its official 2004 E3 lineup, which features Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords, the follow-up title to last year's award-winning RPG. The original KOTOR was released in 2003 and earned widespread acclaim throughout the interactive industry, including more than 35 "Game of the Year" awards. The Sith Lords will be officially unveiled at E3 2004 and will be released for the Xbox and PC in February 2005.

'Thief: Deadly Shadows' (Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 4, 2004 @ 3:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game that introduced stealth gameplay is back. Ion Storm has implemented a new 3rd person cinematic action view as well as the classic 1st person perspective from the previous Thief chapters. Breaking and entering, stealing, sabotage, combat, assassination, and setting up ambushes - tasks master thief Garrett is well equipped to perform.

'Panzers' - Screens

by Rainier on May 4, 2004 @ 2:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Stormregion made massive tanks a crucial element in this tactical combat action title set in World War II. Russian, German and Allied troops fight in three campaigns and more than 30 breath taking single player missions. Over a hundred authentic 3D vehicles are at disposal as well as a wide range of ground troops. Read more to check 30 new screens and also check our Panzers preview!

'Van Helsing' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 4, 2004 @ 1:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Van Helsing, the third-person action game, transports players back to the macabre world of 19th century Transylvania - home to the legendary Dracula, Wolf Man and the Frankenstein Monster. As the renowned monster hunter Van Helsing, players must hunt down and destroy the evil that inhabits these ancient lands before darkness engulfs the world. Read more for some new screens & the TV Commercial...