Rainier's Articles

'Shadow Ops: Red Mercury' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 21, 2003 @ 12:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Using the latest Unreal Technology from Epic Games, developer Zombie Games is creating an ultra-realistic game world spanning Middle Eastern cities and towns to the secret military bases in the frozen backcountry of Russia to other global hotspots in the Philippines, Bosnia and Western Europe. Four new screens for you to enjoy!

Rainbow Six 3: Ravenshield - v2.0 Mappack Available NOW

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 10:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The new v2.0 of the Raven Shield Community Map Pack has been released! This pack includes 22 of the best new maps for Raven Shield, including 10 new ones! Also, several of the best maps from the previous version of the map pack have been updated: bugs fixed, insertions tweaked, performance optimized, and new single player & co-op modes added! These updated maps include Westcott, Crude Oil, ViceBar, Subway, Trailer Park, Chemical Compound, and more (thanks ThePlatoon)! Read more for details and download links ...

'Mission Impossible: Operation Surma' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 9:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Can you save the world from the ICEWorm microchip? You are special agent Ethan Hunt — back to battle international espionage as the fate of the free world hangs in the balance! A microchip nicknamed ICEWorm is disabling the security systems of the world’s largest organizations, and providing free access to the highest bidder. Your mission – should you choose to accept it – is to destroy the chip and prevent its creators from bringing the free world to its knees. Serving up today are some new screens, an in game trailer as well as a cinematics movie. Read more for download links ...

'Full Spectrum Warrior' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 6:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Full Spectrum Warrior is based on a light infantry-training simulator designed by Pandemic Studios for the U.S. Army as a tool to reinforce Army doctrine and squad tactics amongst troops. Full Spectrum Warrior is a squad-based, tactical-action game that delivers the experience of squad level command in the heat of battle.

'S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Oblivion Lost' - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 6:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game will provide players with extremely dynamic gameplay of fast and tough combats, where players are to oppose dangerous and wise enemies, a large set of multifarious weaponry, possibility to control various machinery, incredible detailing and game world interactivity, story-driven single player with original team gameplay, a well-balanced multiplayer with numerous modes: DeathMatch, CTF, Cooperative, various team games and much more. A new batch of screens for your enjoyment!

'Fire Warrior' (PC/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 6:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fire Warrior follows one day in the tumultuous life of a young Tau warrior who must battle alone against a force that shows no mercy: The Imperium. The Tau will soon learn there is a darker foe at hand and become entangled in a frightening story that leads them through an ongoing war. Read more to check out some new screens ...

'Humvee Assault' - Update Patch & Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 5:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Track down and eliminate dangerous forces from behind the wheel of the world's most relied upon front-line vehicle - the HUMVEE. Whether rumbling through a sun-baked desert, steaming tropical jungle or frozen tundra, it's up to you to deliver a knockout punch to America's enemies. With simple pick-up-and-play controls and immediate arcade-style action, this is your war to win. Sylum has released a demo allowing you to check out one mission from the full game, set in Iraq. They have also released a new patch bringing your retail game to v1.1. The upgrade adresses gameplay, stability, A.I. and other issues. Read more for download links ..

'FIM Speedway Grand Prix' Races To Stores

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 12:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Big City Games Inc. and developer Techland, are proud to announce that FIM Speedway Grand Prix, an officially licensed FIM motor-cycle race title, has shipped to retail stores nationwide.

'Rise of Nations' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 11:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers can emerge from their trenches and prepare for battle, as Microsoft Game Studios today announced that Rise of Nations is appearing on store shelves throughout North America. Gamers can now get their hands on one of the most innovative and detailed real-time strategy (RTS) games for an estimated retail price of $49.95 (U.S.).

'Bulletproof Monk' (Pc/Xbox/PS2/NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 20, 2003 @ 11:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Licensed from MGM Interactive, the game will follow the premise of the film, which is based on the comic book first published by Flypaper Press in 1999. In Bulletproof Monk, a mysterious monk with no name has zigzagged the globe to protect an ancient scroll - the Scroll of the Ultimate - which holds the key to unlimited power. Now the monk must find a protégé, the scroll's next guardian. Some new screens kicked in, and thankfully the game is looking to be better than the movie was ...