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'SuperPower 2' - Screens

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 5:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

SuperPower 2 is the only global geopolitical simulation game which allows players to control entire countries. As with SuperPower, players control countries in 3 major areas: political, economic and military, but this time it’s in a beautiful real-time 3D environment. Read more for a batch of new screens ...

Microsoft Drops Psychonauts (Xbox)

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 5:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Games are dropping like flies these days, as today IGN reports that Microsoft decided to annul their marriage with Psychonauts developers DoubleFine Productions. Microsoft's statement on the matter " Microsoft Game Studios has made the decision to end its publishing agreement with DoubleFine for the upcoming Xbox game 'Psychonauts.' Microsoft Game Studios believes in the vision of the title and would like to see the game on Xbox. Microsoft is supporting Tim Schafer and DoubleFine in their search for a new publisher."

'Crash Bandicoot: TwinSanity' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 5:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by Traveller’s Tales, the new action platformer reveals a hilarious storyline that showcases the creative input of award-winning animation filmmaker Jordan Reichek of Perky Pickle Studios and introduces innovative features, including the ingenious pairing of Crash with his longtime nemesis Dr. Cortex in an unprecedented new dual gameplay mechanic. 'Crash Bandicoot: TwinSanity' is set to ship in Q3 2004 for the PS2 and Xbox. Read more for new screens ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 5:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Resident Evil 4 - Trailer
  • Specnaz: Project Wolf - Trailer
  • Killer 7 - Trailer


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Dungeon Lords' - Screens

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 3:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

"Dungeon Lords" blends the depth of an epic Fantasy RPG with the flexibility of an FPS-style control system. Gamers journey through a land of ancient castles and dungeon lairs to engage in real-time tactical combat with a variety of deadly foes. It's not just about the battles though, as magic spells and hundreds of powerful weapons and artifacts play a huge role in the game. Read more to check 20+ new screens ...

'Besieger' - Screens

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 3:42 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Besieger is a new real-time 3D strategy is set in a medieval fantasy world in which rival players wage war as either Viking or Cimmerian warriors. Gamers will need to conquer factions such as Ogres, Werewolves and Centaurs and besiege towns on horseback or build primitive flying machines to win their battles. Users will also have to smash their way into the enemy’s heavily defended Citadels, while in turn defending their own domains. Read more for a batch of new screens...

'Amped 2' (Xbox) - Free Downloadable Content

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 3:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

"Amped 2," part of the new XSN Sports brand, is the ultimate freestyle snowboarding experience offering gamers an expanded library of tricks and a smooth new "tricking" style. Microsoft just let us know that new courses for Amped 2 are now available via Xbox Live download today. The download, entitled Slopestyle, features three new courses: Sky, Pioneer and Slopestyle 2003. Go check them out ...

'The Political Machine' Announced

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 2:25 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Stardock Entertainment, the makers of award-winning strategy games, announced The Political Machine today. The Political Machine is a strategy game in which players take on the role of campaign manager for a US Presidential candidate. Read more for details ...

'Crimson Sea 2' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 2:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

KOEI Corporation today announced that 'Crimson Sea 2' for the PlayStation2 is making its world debut, and is shipping to retail outlets throughout North America. The game will ship to Japanese retailers on April 15th, 2004

'Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on March 30, 2004 @ 1:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, The Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee is a humorous action racing game that combines a mission-based adventure and arena-style driving. The Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee will be available for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox in October 2004. Read more for the first few screens ...