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Midway Reveals 'Psi-Ops' (PS2/Xbox) Pre-Order Program

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 8:55 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. today announced their official pre-order campaign for Psi-Ops. Consumers can now pre-order Psi-Ops and get a copy of the acclaimed Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance for free.

'DRIV3R' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 3:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by Reflections Interactive, DRIV3R is an action-packed driving adventure game that stays true to its roots, incorporating the cinematic gameplay and gritty street crime of its predecessors with ground-breaking graphics and three mammoth, wide-open city environments: Miami, Florida; Nice, France; and Istanbul, Turkey. Check out some new screens...

'EARTH 2160' - Screens

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 3:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EARTH 2160 is an RTS game based on the popular and successful EARTH series. Including single and multiplayer modes. The game uses the latest Earth III engine, giving an as yet unseen level of detail, only limited by the hardware used. A native T&L rendering module supports per pixel shaders and bone calculation directly on advanced graphic cards. Read more for some new screens ...

'Spartan' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 3:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Slitherine Strategies has released a singleplayer demo for their strategy game Spartan, featuring 30 turns (2.5 years of gameplay), no save option, limited number of units, buildings & playable ethnic groups available, 3 tutorials and 1 quickstart mission (you can query the 8 main game mission to "read" their info). Spartan focuses on one of the most influential civilisations in the history of mankind – the Ancient Greeks, and allows players to choose from 100 nations to lead to victory, including Sparta. Read more for download links ...

'Colin McRae Rally 04' - Multiplayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 3:19 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Codemasters has released a new demo for their racing title Colin McRae Rally 04. This demo is the same as the previous version, featuring the Citroen Xsara and the USA, Japan, Finland tracks, but now also has multiplayer capabilities enabled for up to 8 players. Read more for download links ..

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 2:50 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'TrackMania' - Expansion Pack & MP Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 2:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Digital Jesters has has released a new Power Up! expansion pack for Nadeo's racing game TrackMania, enhancing it with bug fixes and tweaks, but also new solo player modes, new multiplayer options, brand new construction blocks as well as video replay editors to edit those insane stunts. On top of that they have also released a brand new TrackMania multi-player demo, featuring all the Power Up! features, 6 brand new tracks as well as the track editor and construction blocks to make your own tracks for people to race on. Read more for details and download links ...

'Harry Potter & The Prisoner Of Azkaban' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 2:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

For the first time gamers will play as friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger as well as Harry Potter, switching between characters and utilizing their key attributes and skills to resolve challenges and overcome enemies. The three friends will need to combine their strengths and master a variety of new spells as they face Harry's most terrifying opponents yet: the escaped convict Sirius Black and the Dementors, the sinister guards of Azkaban prison. Read more for some new screens...

'Pacific Storm' Announced - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on April 2, 2004 @ 12:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The furious battle of Pearl Harbor became the first in the sequence of gory sea combats. Now you can take part in all major Pacific battles of the World War II in the Pacific Storm game that is a mixture of RTS, war-game and simulator. All major and important sea battles of World War II, which took place in the Pacific Ocean, are included and you can play either for the USA or Japan. Mine the resources (money, iron and nickel ore, bauxites and oil), train various units and retaliate! Sink’em all!

GMX Signs 'D-Day 1944' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 1, 2004 @ 8:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

GMX Media has today announced that it has secured the worldwide rights to D Day, an add-on for Microsoft Combat Flight Sim 3. Released in time for the 60th anniversary of the invasion, "D-Day, 1944" is the work of an international team from Canada, Britain, Australia and New Zealand. With new aircraft, new sound, new effects, new scenery and new campaigns, "D-Day, 1944" captures the flavor of those spring days that saw the beginning of liberation for Europe. Read more for details, screens and an ingame footage trailer ...