Rainier's Articles

'Silent Hunter III' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 10:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Silent Hunter III' will add new dimensions to the simulation experience. The player will engage in a compelling ocean environment, featuring dynamic weather, and experience the intensity of historical naval warfare. Taking the role of the U-boat commander, players will seek their enemy with sonar and periscope, attack the enemy with torpedoes, destroy them with the deck gun, or command their crew to do the job.

'Wartime Command' - Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 9:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wartime Command: Battle For Europe 1939-1945 is 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. Read more for some new screens ...

'Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising' Gets Delayed

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 9:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Entertainment software developer and publisher NovaLogic, Inc. today announced that the squad based, large scale multiplayer combat title Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising, will now be released in early summer, 2004.

'Final Fantasy XI: Chains of Promathia' (PS2/PC) Announced

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 8:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Square Enix U.S.A., Inc. today announced the newest expansion to its fast-growing massively multiplayer online role-playing game, Final Fantasy XI, titled "Chains of Promathia." With a community of 500,000 players and 1.2 million active characters from Japan and North America combined, this Final Fantasy XI expansion promises to bring more exciting adventures for all levels of gamers. Chains of Promathia is scheduled for release this fall in both Japan and North America.

'Perimeter' Goes Gold

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 8:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters has sent out a small statement letting us know that KD-Labs RTS title Perimeter has gone gold. "After months of hard testing by our boys in QA and even more months of development by KD Labs, Perimeter has finally been completed. The game has now gone gold and is ready for the presses. This means it won't be long until you see this unique terraforming, nanomorphing title on shelves at your local game store. Let the countdown begin!"

'Shrek 2' (ALL) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 8:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Consumers can experience the humor, magic and fun of DreamWorks' highly anticipated "Shrek 2" feature film with the release of the Shrek 2 video game from Activision, Inc.

'Asterix & Obelix XXL' (GBA/NGC/PS2/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 3:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Asterix & Obelix are returning in style on next-generation consoles, with an XXL game in which they battle up to 70 Romans at a time. Asterix & Obelix XXL makes full use of the technical features of new consoles to produce an extraordinary image of the universe of Asterix and Obelix, through 6 gigantic levels and 49 challenges, each more astounding than the next. Read more for new PC & GBA screens...

'Unreal Tournament 2004' - Update Patch Coming

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 3:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epic is working on the first big patch for their recently released FPS Unreal Tournament 2004. The patch will feature a TON of tweaks, bug fixes, multiplayer & performance enhancements. No specific release date has been given, but in the meantime read more for a detailed fix list ...

'Knights of the Temple' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 3:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK has released the first patch for their recently released action/adventure game 'Knights of the Temple'. No version is given for this update, which is simply labeled as Patch 1 and enhances mouse controls, mouse visibility, key binding as well as addressing save problems and occasional error after the first level. Read more fordownload links ...

Soldner: Secret Wars - Screens

by Rainier on April 28, 2004 @ 2:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In SĂ–LDNER: Secret Wars the player takes command of one of these special teams. As Commander he leads the small high tech army consisting of soldiers, light armoured vehicles, helicopters and VTOLs to fulfill a wide variety of mission. The Simulation of a highly complex political system creates a dynamic campaign: each decision has direct impact on the flow of the game. Read more to check some new screens ...