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Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on March 1, 2004 @ 1:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Star Wars Battlefront Q&A with Pandemic's Jens Andersen on SWBattlefront.net

Fallen Earth Q&A with Icarus Studio’s James Hettinger on GameBunny

Midway's 2004 Line Up - Screens

by Rainier on March 1, 2004 @ 12:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway has updated its press site with new information and assets for its 2004 line up. Read more to check out new material for :

  • NBA Ballers
  • Area 51
  • NARC
  • Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy
  • The Suffering (PC/Xbox)
  • MLB Slugfest: Loaded

'Red Ninja: End of Honor' (XB/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 9:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Red Ninja: End of Honor is an action-adventure title, developed by Tranji, a new studio formed by the Japanese developers New Corporation and Opus, which will feature a variety of innovative game-play features blending action, adventure, stealth, seduction and fighting. These elements have been placed in a historical Japanese environment with an event-driven story written by famed Japanese feature film director, Shinsuke Sato. Red Ninja: End of Honor is expected for PS2 & Xbox. Read more for some new screens ...

'Starship Troopers' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 8:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed internally by Empire's award-winning Strangelite Studio, the game will be released on PC, and all current and next generation consoles. The length of the agreement will allow Empire to produce multiple titles. The game will be based on the movie of the same name and animated series franchise.

'Battlefield: Vietnam' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 7:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Battlefield Vietnam will drop players into some of the Vietnam War's fiercest battles. Fighting in theatres from jungles surrounding the Ho Chi Minh Trail to the city streets of Hue, players will choose from two well-equipped forces, the United States or the North Vietnamese Army (NVA) and Vietcong. Read more to check out some new screens ...

'Enigma: Rising Tide' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 7:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tesseraction Games has released a new patch for their naval combat simulation Enigma: Rising Tide. This update brings your US retail game to v2.1.3a, the UK edition to v2.0.1b and adds new set-up features, gameplay enhancements, graphics and HUD improvements, bug fixes, etc. (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for details and download links ...

'Prism: Black Shield' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 6:45 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Prism: Black Shield is a high-end, 3D, first person shooter game based on homeland defense for the Army National Guard (ARNG). In the game, players will use futuristic US military weapons, equipment and technology as part of a secret new team to combat terrorists on US soil. Players will battle individually or in teams against the game's advanced artificial intelligence (AI) terrorists and react to a wide range of homeland terrorism scenarios.

'Knights of the Temple' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 6:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

You are Paul de Raque, Knight of the Temple, as you set out on a holy crusade across a forbidding, mediaeval Europe to join your order in the Holy Land. Armed with your sword, axe, bow and shield, you must fight with all your strength to complete your journey, for saving the future of the world is your ultimate goal! The core of the game is medieval style fighting with the classical weapons of European knights, coupled with stunning graphics of the historical milieus of the 12th century crusades. Check these new screens.

'Crusader Kings' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 6:29 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Crusader Kings is a strategy game based on the Europa Universalis engine that focuses on the feudal kingdoms of medieval Europe in the time period of 1066 to 1453 A.D. The map is limited to Europe, stretching roughly to the Urals in the east and including parts of Persia and the Arabian Peninsula as well as the coast of North Africa...

'The Movies' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 29, 2004 @ 6:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Take The Movies by storm. Dominate Tinsel town and live out your dreams. Build your own movie studio and make films to capture the world’s imagination. Start filming in the break-neck 1920s and rewrite history as you pioneer the great cinematic advances. Be the first to introduce talkies, colour, animation or computer-generated special effects. The Movies lets you get involved in the details of filmmaking. Pick the scripts you want to shoot, design and construct the sets and hire the director, the crew and the stars.