Rainier's Articles

'World Racing 2' (Xbox/PC) - 5 New Screens

by Rainier on June 10, 2005 @ 1:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World Racing 2 enhances the technology of the game's fore-runner World Racing, which introduced an innovative 3D landscape technology and sophisticated driving physics. While World Racing focussed on the simulation aspect, World Racing 2 will put the fun of driving at centre stage and offer optimised arcade racing characteristics, rich and varied range of mission modes, lively scenarios, enhanced tuning options and a great variety of cars.

'Earth 2160' - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 11:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EARTH 2160 is an RTS game based on the popular and successful EARTH series. Including single and multiplayer modes. The game uses the latest Earth III engine. Storing objects in a format based on the mathematical model of Bezier-curves instead of polygons. Giving an as yet unseen level of detail, only limited by the hardware used.

'They Came From Hollywood' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 11:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

They Came From Hollywood is a real-time strategy/action game in which you take on the role of a giant B-movie monster in your own cheesy B-movie. Ravage cities while fighting off the military. Eat people. Eat cars. Punch holes in buildings, knock down billboards and kick over every newspaper stand in ten blocks.

EA Launches New 'Fantasy Football' Service & Features

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 6:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fantasy Football from EA kicked off the first fantasy football service that gives team owners the EA SPORTS Edge, a sliding analyzer tool, to optimize their lineups and offers fantasy updates in Madden NFL 06. Read more for details ...

'Wartime Command' - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 4:59 p.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.

'Dynasty Warriors 5' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 2:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on Luo Guanzhong's historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, the Dynasty Warriors series of action games takes players back in time and onto the battlefields of Ancient China. In the games, players experience the thrill of fighting single-handedly against nearly endless legions of enemy soldiers in historical battles that shaped an empire.

'World Forces: War on Terror' Revealed - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 12:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

World Forces: War on Terror is a tactical, arcade style RTS, which is set in the very near future, utilizing the modern weaponry of tomorrow.

'True Crime 2' (PS2/Xbox) Guess The City Contest - Trailer #2

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 9:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

During E3 Activision started a Guess The City Contest for the public to try and find out (ends 11:59 p.m. PT on June 16, 2005) which location its True Crime sequel will take place. Giving away a brand new Chrysler 300 to the lucky winner, Activision has released a new trailer showing off some ingame footage, as well as giving a few hints. Read more to check out some screens showing off the new wheels, or download the trailer and get lucky!

'ER' - Update Patch #1 Available NOW

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 9:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Legacy Interactive has released the first patch for its TV Series based strategy game ER. This patch addresses several memory leaks, various game crashes and improving overall game performance. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

D3Publisher Brings 'Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi' To The GBA

by Rainier on June 9, 2005 @ 9:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

D3Publisher of America today announced a licensing agreement with Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) for the video game rights to the new hit animated series Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi. D3PA will produce its first title under the agreement for GBA.