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The Adventure Company To Publish 'Dark Fall'

by Rainier on June 2, 2003 @ 8:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company today announced that it will publish Dark Fall on PC. Terms of this exclusive deal with the UK’s XXV Productions were not disclosed. Dark Fall is a tale of the supernatural, which sends adventurers into a mysterious world where a ghostly presence is ever apparent. Read more for details ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on June 2, 2003 @ 2:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Galleon' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 2, 2003 @ 2:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Galleon can be summed up in a single phrase: "The Voyages Of Sinbad". The game is set across six unique islands that will take the player from the bustling port of Ackbah to islands populated with giant monsters, evil slave lords and of course damsels in distress in a story of intrigue, magic, love, obsession and revenge. The fighting in Galleon is fast, furious and full of hidden depth. Rhama can draw on a wide repertoire of stylish martial arts moves to dispatch enemies with. We'll be discussing this aspect more in the future. Read more to check a new batch of screens.

'Painkiller' - Official Website Launched

by Rainier on June 1, 2003 @ 3:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher has launched the official Painkiller website offering more goodies for People Can Fly's upcoming first-person shooter. The website doesnt sport much "new" information yet, some previously released screens, some game info and the E3 trailer, which we also have mirror'd locally. Check it out!

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on June 1, 2003 @ 2:58 p.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 :

  • Breakdown - E3 Trailer
  • Tombraider: Angel Of Darkness - Trailer #2
  • Uru: Ages Beyond Myst - E3 Trailer
  • Psychotoxic - E3 Trailer
  • Empires: Dawn of the Modern World - E3 Trailer
  • Axle Rage - E3 Trailer


  • (thanks 3DGamers).Read more for download links ...

'The Italian Job' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 1, 2003 @ 1:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Italian Job lets gamers recapture the high-octane thrills of the blockbuster movie. Taking on the role of Charlie Croker and his gang members, you are left for dead in Venice after being double-crossed during one of the biggest gold bullion heists ever. Now you and your team of professional thieves must wreak vengeance on the man who betrayed you and reclaim the gold. In order to achieve this, you need to create the biggest traffic jam in L.A. history and attempt your getaway in super-charged new MINI Coopers.

'Dark Age of Camelot: Trials of Atlantis' - Screens

by Rainier on May 31, 2003 @ 12:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dark Age of Camelot: Trials of Atlantis is an exciting new expansion pack for the award-winning MMORPG Dark Age of Camelot. The expansion will add the capability for players to explore the primarily underwater lost civilization of Atlantis. Read more to check out the first screens

'Tennis Critters' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 31, 2003 @ 12:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tennis Critters brings fast-paced tennis action with chipmunks to the PC. Up to four people can play Tennis Critters on a single machine. Players can also use the game's simple lobby interface to find opponents on the internet or over a local area network (LAN). After a false start yesterday, GarageGames informed us they have put up the "real" demo. Read more for download links ...

'Empires: Dawn of the Modern World' - Website Launched

by Rainier on May 31, 2003 @ 11:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision has launched the official website for Stainless Steel Studios' upcoming RTS game "Empires: Dawn of the Modern World". The site offers some general game info, and details on the German and Korean civilizations from the game, with the promise of more to come. Go check it out!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 31, 2003 @ 12:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News