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'Uru: Ages Beyond Myst' - Pre-Order And Get Free DVD

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 9:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft and Cyan Worlds, Inc., makers of the legendary video games Myst and Riven, today announced their pre-sell launch campaign for the upcoming title, Uru: Ages Beyond Myst for Windows. Customers who pre-order Uru, slated to be on retail shelves nationwide on November 14 at the manufacturer's suggested retail price of $49.99, will receive a free copy of the Myst 10TH Anniversary DVD Edition (consisting of first three Myst titles on three individual DVDs with a standalone MSRP of $19.99). Read more for details ...

'Gorky Zero: Beyond Honor' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metropolis Software has released a demo for their upcoming tactical shooter Gorky Zero (to be published by Jowood). The demo is in Polish, but since its a shooter non-polski people should manage just fine, features a virtual training level and one full mission (thanks Read more for download links ...

'Fate of the Dragon II' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Object Software is working on a sequel for their Three Kingsdoms: Fate of The Dragon 3D RTS game (published by Eidos in 2001), working title for now is Fate of the Dragon II. No additional details are available yet (unless you speak Chinese, then go here), so for now we'll have to settle for a batch of screens....

'Railroad Tycoon 3' - Mini Game Released

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 8:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Computer and video game publisher Gathering and Take-Two's critically acclaimed software developer PopTop Software, today announced the release of the Railroad Tycoon 3 mini game. In this minigame, the player must place track to allow the train to reach its destination. Choose quickly and carefully, as the engineer has a schedule to keep! Check the official website or read more for details ...

'Battlefield Command' Is Now 'Wartime Command' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 8:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters today confirms that Wartime Command: Battle For Europe 1939-1945 is the new title for Battlefield Command, the stunning World War II tactical real time strategy game from Russian developers 1C Company in Russia. The game development project has been retitled from Battlefield Command to give it prominence in a cluttered market of similar product brands. Wartime Command will launch for PC in the spring of 2004.

'Agon' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 1:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

AGON is a true adventure game that comes in fourteen downloadable episodes over a period of two years starts in the British Museum, London. The first episode was released on 3 September, and can be downloaded from the official Agon website. Private Moon Studios has released a playable demo featuring part of the first episode, you don't need to solve any mysterious riddle, but you will immediately see the biggest mystery of the game (thanks GenGamers). Read more for download links ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 1:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Namco Gamers Day' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 9, 2003 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today we got invited to check out Namco's upcoming titles during their Gamers Day. We saw quite a few interesting titles from which we will have preview in the coming days, but in the meantime check out new screens for the follow games :

  • Breakdown
  • I-Ninja
  • Kill.Switch
  • Spawn: Armageddon
  • First Strike: Grant City Anti-Crime
  • R-Racing Evolution

'Uru: Ages Beyond Myst' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 8, 2003 @ 8:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Uru is the next saga in the Myst universe. The retail product allows players to experience an all-new single-player adventure that will be more stunning and visually captivating than ever. In addition, Uru includes options for expansion, allowing players to further immerse themselves and join a never-ending Myst universe. Choose to subscribe, and suddenly Uru is populated with other explorers to share the journey. The world continues to expand and grow, offering the most dynamic and unique adventure game experience ever created.

'Age of Mythology' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 8, 2003 @ 7:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ensemble has released a new patch for their 3D RTS Age of Mythology. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1.07 and fixes "many exploits and crashes", offers some unit balancing changes, ESO improvements, and allows people to communicate with those who have the Titans expansion pack installed. Read more for download links ...