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'Age of Mythology' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 23, 2003 @ 11:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As announced and expected the new 1.05 patch for Ensemble Studios' 3D real-time strategy game Age Of Mythology is now available for manual download. The patch fixes an armory tech research exploit, some localization bugs, a crash related to alt-tabbing and a fix when it comes to god power triggers. Read more for details and download links ...

Carson Palmer Features In 'NCAA Football 2004' - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2003 @ 10:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA announced today that former All-American USC quarterback and 2002 Heisman Trophy winner Carson Palmer is the spokesman for the EA SPORTS' NCAA Football 2004. Palmer, who is expected to be a first round pick in the NFL Draft this weekend, will appear on the cover of the newest iteration of the best-selling and most popular college football videogame, NCAA Football 2004 (Xbox/PS2/NGC). His image will appear on all of the game's packaging and merchandising. Read more for details ...

'Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters Melee' (Xbox) - Website Re-Launched

by Rainier on April 23, 2003 @ 10:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari launched an updated Web site for Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters Melee for Xbox today. The site includes a cool, all new flash presentation as well as additional Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters Melee content, including new movies and screenshots, and recordings of all monster sounds. Check out the updated website!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 23, 2003 @ 12:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Various Game Trailers Available NOW'

by Rainier on April 23, 2003 @ 12:02 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 :

  • The Suffering (Midway)
  • Viewtiful Joe (Capcom)
  • Lost Kingdoms 2 (Activision)
  • Greyhawk: The Temple of Elemental Evil (Infogrames)
  • Dino Crisis 3 (Capcom)


  • Read more for download links ...

Global Star Software's E3 LineUp

by Rainier on April 22, 2003 @ 9:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Global Star Software has released a list of the PC games they will be showcasing at next month's E3 in Los Angeles. Located in Booth Booth 6021 of Kentia Hall, Global Star will be highlighting the following upcoming titles: Airport Tycoon 3, Jetfighter 5, Mall Tycoon 2, Emergency Services Sim, Firefighter 259, Rebel Trucker.

'Divine Divinity' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 22, 2003 @ 8:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Divine Divinity is an RPG in which you take control over either a male of female character whom you guide through a highly interactive fantasy world. Your goal is to develop your character by making him/her better in a variety of skills, discover mysteries, combat enemies and save the day. Larian Studios has just issued the third patch (hotfix Nr3) for Divine Divinity, bringing your retails game to v1.33 (UK&US). This upgrade fixes problems with corrupted savegames, fixes a bug with passive skills, and several other bugs as well. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'Unreal Tournament 2003' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 22, 2003 @ 8:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

At last the eagerly-anticipated release of the new patch for Unreal Tournament 2003 has been released. This upgrade brings your retail copy of the multiplayer first-person shooter by Digital Extremes and Epic Games to v2225. This patch can be applied to any previous version and has a buttload of gameplay tweaks and fixes, HUD/menus, AI, networking, mod support, D3D/OpenGL, audio as well as demo recording and playback. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to grab it ...

'Orbz 2.0' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 22, 2003 @ 1:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

GarageGames and 21-6 Productions launch Orbz 2.0 with thirty-five all new single-player challenges, online community high scores, computer opponents called Botz, three new courses to compete on, 15 new orbs to choose from, and now available on Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows. The demo offers 5 solo challenges (35 in retail), 2 courses (14 in retail), 10 orbs (30 in retail), only 2 botz allowed in multi-player, no online ranking for multi-player, no community high scores for Single-Player, no unique naming. Read more for download link...

'Arx Fatalis' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 22, 2003 @ 12:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Arx offers a number of interactions with objects and NPCs, realistic action fights, a unique real time spell casting system, character creation, dialogues, puzzles, exploration in an underground atmospheric world with various Cities inhabited by several races, galleries, dungeons and mines all intertwined by an unexpected epic plot. Arkane Studios has issued updated retail patches for Arx Fatalis, bringing their 3D role-playing game at version 1.17. This release fixes a crash with the inventory and also fixed a bug with sounds settings not being remembered. Read more for links where to grab this puppy ..