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'Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 1:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone is an action adventure game set in the popular D&D world created by Wizards of the Coast. Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone will place players in the middle of a heated battle between two demonic armies set to overrun the world of Faerun. Check out these new screens showing off the new particle based graphic system PAGFAST (Proprietary Ambient Glow and Focus Adjustment Shader Technology).

Thief: Deadly Shadows - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 12:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive has released the demo for ION Storm's stealth/action game Thief: Deadly Shadows. This demo features a tutorial and the first mission of the game. Read more for download links ...

'Knights Of Honor' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 12:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As King, it is your duty to lead your people in their struggle to raise your kingdom from its humble beginnings to a position of power and prestige. War, diplomacy and a burgeoning economy are the means by which you increase your power and expand your influence. A unique Knight-management system will offer you brand new possibilities to enhance your personal strategy.

'The Suffering' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 12:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Encore today announced that the PC version of Midway's hit action horror title The Suffering ships to retail stores in North America. The Suffering combines a chilling storyline with third person action and adventure to create one of the most frightening and horrifying experiences available on the PC.

'Temple of Elemental Evil' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 12:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari has released the long promised update patch for Troika's RPG Temple of Elemental Evil. This upgrade brings your retail game to v2.0 and adresses several bugs/crashes and balance tweaks (thanks Blues). Read more for details and download links ...

'Besieger' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 12:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher Games today announced that is has shipped Besieger for PC in North America. Besieger is a real-time 3D strategy set in a medieval fantasy world in which rival players wage war as either Viking or Cimmerian warriors. Gamers conquer factions of Ogres, Werewolves and Centaurs and smash their way into the enemy’s heavily defended Citadels, while in turn defending their own domains. An official Besieger demo is expect June 3rd.

'Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy' (PS2/Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 9:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway announced today that their 3rd-person action Psi-Thriller has gone gold. Levitating to store shelves on June 14th, Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy provides gamers with ground-breaking gameplay elements, melding 6 different Psi powers with a traditional arsenal of weapons. Showcasing stellar graphics and one of the most innovative physics engines to date, Psi-Ops delivers a refreshing take on the action/adventure genre.

'Ace Combat 5' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 9:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco's 'Ace Combat 5', shipping exclusively for the PlayStation2 in Fall 2004, is the newest installment is the most explosive title yet in the unparalleled 'Ace Combat' series. Developed by Namco Limited in Japan, 'Ace Combat 5' is set to soar as Namco’s fifth installment of the Air Combat/Ace Combat series. Read more for 40+ new screens ...

'Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge' (Xbox) Downloadable Content

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 9:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios today announced that new content for Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge, the smash-hit aerial action game for Xbox, is now available for download via Xbox Live. The latest wave of free content includes three new planes, two new maps and two new gametypes that are sure to keep the skies ablaze with high-speed high-altitude action. Read more for details & screens ...

'Mercedes Benz World Racing' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 28, 2004 @ 8:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shortly after the previous patch, TDK has released a new patch for Synetic's racing game World Racing. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1.6.6 and adds hot fixes for Launcher + multiplayer in previous patch. Read more for details and download links ...