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'Kohan II: Kings of War' - Screens

by Rainier on July 4, 2004 @ 8:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TimeGate Studios delivers a breathtaking world of magical splendour, heroic deeds, and fearsome enemies with Kohan II: Kings of War, a fantasy-based real-time strategy game. Presented in beautifully rendered 3D, Kohan II: Kings of War allows gamers to lay siege to enemy cities, explore fantastic realms, fight strange creatures, and build a world-spanning empire.

'Warlords BattleCry 3' - v1.02 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 4, 2004 @ 7:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Enlight has released a patch for their strategy game Warlords BattleCry 3. This update patch brings your retail game to v1.02 and fixes a bug in v1.01 which adversely affected unit attack speeds. Read more for download links ...

'PureSim Baseball 2004' Available NOW

by Rainier on July 4, 2004 @ 10:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

PureSim announces the immediate availability of the latest version of PureSim Baseball, the popular and critically acclaimed PC Baseball simulation. With over 70 new features including a revolutionary new ball park designer, animated in-game displays and support for features such as league expansion, PureSim Baseball 2004 provides a richly detailed, immersive Baseball experience. From drafting and building a team as the GM to making the in-game decisions on the field PureSim offers the user complete control over their Baseball Universe.

'Hell Forces' - Screens

by Rainier on July 3, 2004 @ 1:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hell Forces is a classical FPS. Stephen Geist – the main hero of HF is trying to find out, what has happened to his missing friend. During this search he is mired in a satanic conspiracy, and is trying to stop dread forces of Baphometh, the servant of Satan. Infernal legions are uncountable, but Stephen is not. Only with Your help he can find out the truth and stop the invasion...

'Down in Flames' Website Launched

by Rainier on July 3, 2004 @ 12:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Down in Flames' is a game that has the feel and flavor of dogfighting in a simple to learn but hard to master card game format. Gameplay is a fast, action-packed, and centers around the unique blow-by-blow Action/Reaction game system . Because of this, you get to maneuver on enemy aircraft, shoot them down, watch as they react to your actions, and get to respond with your own maneuvers and reactions. Head on over to the 'Down in Flames' official website to see dozens of screenshots, the plane database with aircraft featured in the game, gameplay examples, designer notes and more!

'Make Something Unreal' - Phase 3 Finalists Announced

by Rainier on July 3, 2004 @ 12:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A few days ago Epic Games revealed the finalists for the FPS and Gametype categories for Phase 3 of the MSU contest, today Epic announces the finalists for the Non-FPS and Mutator categories for Phase 3 of the NVIDIA $1,000,000 Make Something Unreal Contest. Read more for details ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on July 3, 2004 @ 12:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Dungeon Lords' - Website Launched

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 8:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher today announced that the official Dungeon Lords website has gone live. A fantasy-themed role-playing game with action and combat elements, "Dungeon Lords" is being developed by Heuristic Park and is scheduled to ship this fall for PC.The official website is a source for the latest "Dungeon Lords" news, downloads, screenshots, community links, and in-depth game information. Fans can preorder "Dungeon Lords," download the official trailer, and in the coming weeks, the official single-player and multi-player demos.

'Worms Forts: Under Siege' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 8:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As commander of up to four fort-dwelling worms, you direct your garrison to quickly construct defenses then build weapons of mass destruction to destroy your opponents' fortifications! With a touch of skill, catapult or canon and some crazy Worms attitude, battle your way to victory through eras and mythologies. Team 17's Worms Forts Under Siege is coming to PC, PS2 and Xbox in Q4 2004.

'Blood Will Tell' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 2, 2004 @ 4:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blood Will Tell (Dororo) is a modern day action epic adapted from the classic manga by Osamu Tezuka (Astro Boy). Like the original manga the game follows the adventures of Hyakkimaru, a samurai haunted by a shocking secret, who is on a quest to uncover his past and regain his humanity. As a newborn baby he was robbed of every limb, organ and even his flesh and had his humanity replaced with a myriad of ways to deal out death.