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'Cypher: Sequel To Traitor’s Gate' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The world has seen all kinds of weapons of mass destruction: nuclear, chemical and biological. Now the threat is digital. A virus, simple in concept yet catastrophic in effect, has been developed. Its target is the communication systems of the world. It will shut down all digital entertainment, economic trade and cripple the military, causing breaches in all security systems and global mass chaos. There is only enough time to send one operative. His codename: Raven. His mission: to find the virus, copy it and then destroy the research lab where it is located. A new batch of screens just arrived ...

'Black Mirror' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 9:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

British nobleman, Samuel Gordon, has just returned to his homeland after a self-imposed twelve year absence. Reluctantly returning to his magnificent home, Black Mirror Manor, he is desperate to prove that the untimely death of his ancestor, William Gordon, was not just an ‘unfortunate incident.’ Samuel reads William’s private diary and quickly discovers that there have been a number of mysterious deaths, and as he gets closer to these crimes, he realizes that he is very much at the centre of the mystery. Samuel must do all he can to solve the mystery and keep himself alive. Check a few new screens ...

'Cleric' - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the rich historical tapestry of sixteenth century Russia, Cleric puts you in the role of a faithless ex-priest in this first person survival horror title for the PC. Cleric will immerse you in a world of rich visuals, strong dramatic story lines, highly interactive characters, and challenging gameplay. Read more to check a few new screens ...

Playstation 2 PriceDrop In The UK

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 1:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment UK today announced that it is to begin offering its ground breaking PlayStation 2 at £139.99 commencing October 1st 2003. Also available from the same date, is a limited edition 'satin silver' PlayStation 2 which comes packaged with two silver versions of the classic Analog Controller (DUALSHOCK®2) for £149.99. Both machines feature the new built-in IR receiver, improved DVD-R/DVD-R/W playback and a significantly quieter fan.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2003 @ 1:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'BF1942: Forgotten Hope' - Mod Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 6:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Forgotten Hope team has released the first beta of their realism MOD for Battlefield 1942. Forgotten Hope Beta 0.5 is about 50% complete and features a huge number of planes, tanks and battleships - not only beautifully modelled, but also simulated in a very realistic way. To top it all off there is a choice of new maps as well. (thanks Evilavatar). Read more for download links ...

'World Racing' - Demo Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 4:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK has released a small patch for their recently released World Racing. This upgrade brings your demo to v2.22 and addresses a few minor sound & saveing issues as well as a problem with ATI Catalyst 3.7 drivers (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 3:58 p.m. PDT | 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 :

  • Sims: Bustin' Out - Trailer
  • Metal Gear Solid 3 - Trailer
  • Jade Empire - Trailer
  • Breakdown - (3) Trailer

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

'Lock On: Modern Air Combat' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2003 @ 1:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has released the eagerly expected demo for their modern combat flight simulation Lock On. This demo features a Quick Start missions letting you fly the 'A-10A Warthog' and the 'MiG-29A Fulcrum'. Lock On: Modern Air Combat lets players fly a variety of combat aircraft in the most graphically rich, audio-intense game environment ever created for a combat flight simulation. Filled with action-packed missions, realistic flight modeling and flexible game options (thanks Fragland). Read more for download links ...

'StarCraft: Ghost' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 26, 2003 @ 7:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

StarCraft: Ghost is Blizzard Entertainment’s upcoming tactical-action console game that refines the epic experience of StarCraft to the level of the individual soldier. Engage the StarCraft universe face-to-face as a deadly Ghost operative in the employ of the Dominion. With the help of determined allies, follow story-driven missions that take you from massive planetary battles through dangerous solo operations to an unexpected turn of events that leaves the fate of the universe in your hands. Njoy 10 new screens!