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'Beyond The Law: The Third Wave' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Magnum Games announced today that its squad-based, strategy shooter, Beyond the Law: The Third Wave has shipped and is available in North American stores. In Beyond the Law: The Third Wave the player commands a covert team of specialists to stop a renegade criminal element intent on destroying the United States of America. Read more for details, screens or teaser trailer ...

'Space Hack' - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Space Hack is a sci-fi RPG/action title with Diablo-inspired gameplay mechanics. The storyline puts you on board of a quite 'peculiar' spaceship, trapped inside a space warp. Being a tough guy, whose axe is almost as quick as his wit, it's not surprising that you promptly find yourself confronting angry monsters, one wave after another. Space Hack is scheduled to be released in first half of 2004.

'Dark Horizons: Lore' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 8:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After a few open beta versions, Garage Games has released a final demo for MaxGaming Technologies’ Dark Horizons: Lore, a fast action FPS style mecha game where the player’s stats will affect the outcome of the war and ultimately write the history of the Dark Horizons universe. This 'Early Adopters Release' demo offers six single-player training missions, as well as a multiplayer mode. Read more for download links ...

Midway Acquires 'The Suffering' Developer Surreal Software Inc.

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Midway Games Inc. released its operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2004 and to avoid boring you with all sort of numbers, the short version of it all is that although they still made a loss, it was much smaller than anticipated, mainly due to strong sales of their recently released action-horror game The Suffering (released for PS2/Xbox on March 8th). This has also led to Midway Acquiring 'The Suffering' Developer Surreal Software Inc. Read more if you are interested in numbers...

'Alias' (PS2/Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ABC's hit television series, Alias, is currently available for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox, each at suggested retail prices of $49.99. The game will also be available for the PC later this month at a suggested retail price of $29.99.

'HellForces' Officially Announced

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 8:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While we already revealed this weeks ago, Buka today officially announced HellForces. In 'HellForces' the main hero is concerned with the fate of his missing friend, who had had a meeting with the leader of a satanic sect just a day before his disappearance. His persistent investigations become a threat to the Satan worshippers and Satanists start hunting after him. The creepy truth about the fate of his friend will reveal itself in the mansion of the biophysicist... Clean the earth from the heresy and the minions of Lucifer!

'England International Football' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 2:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Proudly made in England and the only official game of The FA, England International Football is coming to PlayStation 2 and Xbox on April 30th and Codemasters today announces that every copy will come with a free 2-hour DVD England video as an additional in-pack disc. Read more for details and screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 2:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Battle For Troy' - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 1:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paris, King of Troy, has stolen the heart and soul of Helen, Queen of Sparta. Feel the wrath and fury of a king betrayed as Menelaus rages to return his queen. Now two great legions stand poised on the brink of war. May the Gods be with you as you choose sides in an alliance that will soon drown the city of Troy in a sea of blood, all for the love of a woman. Read more for a some new screens ...

'Twlight of Lareleth' (Xbox) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 1:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Twilight of Lareleth, players are thrust into a game world with a backstory so rich and immense, that the game’s principal story arc draws them ever deeper into a world teaming with life and history! REad more for details and screens ...