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Games Are Getting Cancelled By The Truckloads

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 5:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today is not a good day for gamers. Earlier today news was brought that Vivendi will not publish Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter in North America, only in Europe. Also revealed was the fact that the Gamecube version got canned altogether. But that is not the only sad news today. Capcom now brings more bad news as they have canceled Dead Revolver for the PlayStation 2 and Dead Phoenix for the GameCube ...

'Shattered Galaxy' Breaks Down Barriers To Unlimited Free Play Time

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 5:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shattered Galaxy has revolutionized online gaming with its unique, acclaimed game play formula of action, strategy and tactics. Now, Shattered Galaxy is once again charging forward into new territory by offering unlimited free play time for any PC gamer! Read more for details ...

'Half-Life 2' - Barricade Trailer Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 4:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Valve unleashed the seventh Half-Life 2 video via Valve's Steam distribution program. The new Barricade trailer runs a little over 2 minutes and showing off more gameplay footage from this upcoming FPS. Read more for download links ....

'Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 3:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brave souls, come forth. The stage is set, and the battle to unite China is ready to begin once again with the release of Romance of the Three KingdomsVIII for the PlayStation2. KOEI Corporation today announced Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII is shipping to retailers throughout North America today.

'Age of Wonders: Shadow Magic' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 2:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take 2/Gathering have released the first patch for their fantasy strategy game Age of Wonders: Shadow Magic. This upgtade brings your retail game to v1.10 and addresses some multiplayer and editor issues (thanks Blues). Read more for details and download links ...

'IL-2 Sturmovik: the Forgotten Battles' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 2:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft has released the first patch for 1C Maddox's WW II flight sim IL-2 Sturmovik: the Forgotten Battles .This upgrade brings your retail game to 1.1b and has quite an impressive amount bug fixes, game improvements, graphics changes, networking & AI tweaking and tons more. Read more for a detailed fix list and download links ...

'Crime Cities' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 11:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Big City Games and developer Techland announced today that their revolutionary shooter and futuristic vehicle simulator title, Crime Cities, has shipped to retail stores nationwide. “The fact that it combines the key elements of a shooter and a vehicle simulator give it an intense energy level,” explains Steve Milburn, Director of Marketing at Strategy First. “It is a blast to play.”

'Madden NFL 2004' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Madden NFL 2004, the most anticipated football title of the year and the top North American sports videogame franchise from Electronic Arts is available in stores today on six platforms. Madden NFL distributed under the EA SPORTS brand is in its 14th season with over 30 million copies sold, and the franchise recently was unveiled for display at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the first videogame to receive this honor.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 11:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Gangland - Trailer
  • Hunter The Reckoning: Redeemer - Trailer
  • Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds - Trailer
  • Joint Operations - Trailer


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Korea: Forgotten Conflict' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2003 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Korea: Forgotten Conflict is a 3D Real Time Strategy game based on the war that no-one, save for those involved, wants to remember. In game film sequences will reinforce the atmosphere and realism within this fully interactive environment. Although there were 450,000 Allies lost in conflict (and, to date, there are still more than 8,000 servicemen unaccounted for), Communist casualties amounted to nearly 2 million. Maybe you can lessen these numbers.