Rainier's Articles

'Tortuga: Pirate's Revenge' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on June 30, 2005 @ 1:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pirate's Revenge is a game which focuses on true pirate determination and action, with a strong and rewarding story line. Trade elements feature as a way of restocking your ship with cannons and ammunition, or for offloading booty from your recent plundering activities. Read more for some new screens ...

'Panzer Elite Action' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Developer Q&A

by Rainier on June 30, 2005 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Panzer Elite Action is a fast-paced WW2 action game that lets the player feel the power of 30 tons of steel armor around them and gives them the ability to command increasingly powerful tanks in a series of intense and dramatic battles. Zootfly sent out a pre-canned Q&A with Panzer Elite Action producer Michael Hengst.

Various Game Trailers #537

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 10:32 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 :

  • Black & White 2 - Trailer #2
  • Day of Defeat Source - Trailer (2)
  • MU Online - Trailer

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

'StarCraft' & 'Brood War' - v1.13 Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 10:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As promised, Blizzard has released the promised patch for good old Starcraft, and its expansion pack Brood War. The v1.13 patch addresses a few well-known bugs that were used to perform in-game exploits, corrects display issues with the Korean Font and makes adjustments to the Player's in-game minimap. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'Madden NFL 06' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - 26 New Screens

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 7:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

For the first time in 10 years, the Madden NFL Football franchise has revolutionized its passing game-giving Madden NFL 06 the most groundbreaking and innovative offensive arsenal ever created. The new QB Vision Control lets you scan the field, look off defenders, and make perfect throws within your quarterback's unique field of vision. QB Precision Placement lets you put the ball exactly where you want it. Madden NFL 06 brings authentic NFL passing to video games like never before.

'Left Behind: Eternal Forces' Announced

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 6:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fans of the Left Behind Series books will soon be able to join the Tribulation Forces and participate actively in the battle of good versus evil with the launch of the real-time-strategy (RTS) title, Left Behind: Eternal Forces, the first PC game based on the blockbuster apocalyptic series by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins.

Bejeweled Developer Acquires Sprout Games

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 6:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

PopCap Games, creator of such hit casual games as Bejeweled, Zuma, and Bookworm, today announced an agreement to acquire Sprout Games, developer of Feeding Frenzy, Pizza Frenzy and Iggle Pop!.

'Brian Lara International Cricket' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 3:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters has released a demo for Swordfish's Brian Lara International Cricket. This demo contains one Tournament mode match playable as either England, Australia or the West Indies in the ICC Champions Trophy (thanks Gamesradar). This demo does not contain commentary as of yet, a much larger (900mb) version with full commentary is coming soon ...

'Gundam vs. Zeta Gundam' (PS2) Lands In Retail

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 3:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bandai Games Inc. today announced that Gundam vs. Zeta Gundam for the PS2 has shipped to retail stores. To celebrate the occasion, Bandai Games will be launching a trivia contest for the chance to win rare Gundam models, including the elite 1:24 scale Gundam RX-78-2 Hyper Hybrid model.

'Neuro Hunter' - Screens

by Rainier on June 29, 2005 @ 2:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Neuro Hunter is a cyberprunk action/role playing game with a versatile story which does not get boring. This story consists of 36 main and 6 side quests, and you will have the possibility to construct new objects from collected items as well as cyberbattles in the matrix - a kind of "game in the game".