Rainier's Articles


'Backyard Wrestling: Don't Try This At Home' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 12, 2003 @ 10:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive today announced it has entered a strategic partnership with Island Records, American Records and Roadrunner Records in the creation of the official in-game soundtrack for Backyard Wrestling: Don't Try This At Home. Read more to check out the list of features bands as well as new screens for the xbox/ps2 versions...

'The Great Escape' (PC/PS2/XB) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 12, 2003 @ 10:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

One of the most ingenious and suspenseful films of all time, MGM's The Great Escape is a World War II escape-adventure classic that hits the Xbox, PS2 and PC this summer. Providing an exciting opportunity to take part in the largest breakout in history from the "escape proof" Stalag Luft III German POW camp, gamers are invited to participate in the most memorable and famous motorbike scene in ever to emerge in Hollywood. Following the massive hit Conflict: Desert Storm, The Great Escape, published by SCi Games, offers a unique variety of gameplay that builds you from slow, tension filled stealth scenes to adrenalin-filled action and chase sequences. Fans of the film and all gamers will certainly appreciate this stylish masterpiece. Check out the screens and a nice little tailer mixing movie as well as ingame action!

'Conflict: Desert Storm 2' (PC/PS2/XB) - Screens

by Rainier on May 12, 2003 @ 9:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shortly after the big success of Conflict:Desert Storm SCI/Pivotal started working on sequels hoping to cash in even more on the trend of today's events. We scored some new screens for the Pc, Ps2 as well as xbox versions of the game. Read more to check them out!

'Carve' (Xbox) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 12, 2003 @ 2:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today, Argonaut Games is delighted to announce Carve, the watercraft based racer for Xbox, featuring intense team-based AI, a mass of extreme tricks and full online racing via Microsoft's Xbox Live. Carve harnesses the sheer power of Xbox to create a race experience that mixes thrills and authenticity in equal measures. Each of the twenty-seven levels are visually resplendent with an authentic atmosphere, ensured by the dedicated team jetting off to Thailand, Iceland, Amsterdam and the Grand Canyon on research matters, before channelling their discoveries back into the game. Read more for details & the first screens ...

Midway's E3 LineUp (GBA/PS2/NGC/Xbox) - Screens Gallery

by Rainier on May 11, 2003 @ 1:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As many other companies, Midway will be present at the upcoming E3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, May 14-16, 2003. Today we have another big batch of screens representing their entire E3 lineup. We got screens from the following titles:

  • Roadkill
  • The Suffering
  • ESPionage
  • Freaky Flyers
  • FreeStyle Metal X
  • Justice League: Dark Reflections (GBA)
  • Mortal Kombat: Tournament Edition (GBA)
  • NBA Ballers
  • NFL Blitz Pro
  • NHL Hitz Pro
  • Spy Hunter 2
  • Static Shock (GBA)
  • Super Duper Sumos (GBA)


  • Read more and check out the goodies!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 10, 2003 @ 2:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

iParkBoston Presenting Korean Game Products at E3

by Rainier on May 10, 2003 @ 2:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

iParkBoston today announced that they are presenting a range of Korean game development companies and their products to potential publishers and software distributors in the U.S. at the Electronic Entertainment Expo next week. Read more for details ...

'Championship Manager 4' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 10, 2003 @ 2:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Championship Manager 4 is the next generation of football management games offering more players, leagues and competitions than any other title. For the first time ever in the series, Championship Manager 4 features a 2D match engine enabling you to make tactical decisions as the action unfolds. This update for the retail Championship Manager 4 title adds many fixes and additions. This upgrade comes in 2 versions, one including a big database update and one without. Read more for download links ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on May 10, 2003 @ 1:49 a.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 :

  • Metal Gear Sold 3: Snake Eater (Konami)
  • Thief 3 (Eidos)
  • Backyard Wrestling (Eidos)
  • Star Trek: Elite Force 2 (Activision)


  • Read more for download links ...

'The Great Escape' (Xbox/PS2/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2003 @ 11:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'The Great Escape’ video game is based on the 1963 Oscar nominated film staring Steve McQueen and revolves around actual events during WW2. The game is set in a number of unique locations, from POW camps to a mountain-top castle. Game levels include a busy hospital, a chase through a moving train and escape from an active Luftwaffe airfield.