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'BloodRayne' - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2002 @ 9:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

BloodRayne is a supernatural hybrid of human female and vampire who has been bred to eliminate global threats. The top threat is a group of proto-Nazis who are preparing to terrorize the world by unleashing horrific creatures. Today we scored a new batch of bloodthirsty screens, check em out!

'Vietcong' - Demo Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 24, 2002 @ 3:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Pterodon and Illusion Softworks have issued a patch for the recent multiplayer demo of Vietcong, their upcoming team-based tactical shooter. The patch offers over two dozen gameplay tweaks, bug fixes, and other changes as detailed in the accompanying patch info, but brings the game to version 0.97 which is not compatible with the original v0.96 demo.

'Armobiles' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2002 @ 9:13 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Set in 2009 Armobiles places player in role of cadet of elite Armobile Squad – special military unit dealing with risky and hazardous missions involving specialized means of transportation. Players are pit against each other in high-speed racing scenarios. With multiple carefully balanced weapons and six different modes Armobiles gives unique experience for all combat racing fans. Earlier today we had some new screens, now we have the demo available for you to give it a test drive. This demo includes 2 cars and 3 missions. Read more for links where to get it ...

'Pacific Warriors II' Announced

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2002 @ 9:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

InterActive Vision announced the development of Pacific Warriors II, the follow-up to its World War II air combat action PC game (aka in North America as Beyond Pearl Harbor: Pacific Warriors). Pacific Warriors II will offer the same instant-action gameplay formula that the first game offered, along with the ability to play as either the US or the Japanese. Other new features include a pilot 1st person view in addition to the external 3rd person views, a choice of plane before each mission, accurate weapons and mission themes, animated ground troops and vehicles, American and Japanese-style in-game commentary and much more. ValuSoft will publish the game in the US. The game is scheduled for gold status in August 2003 (thanks gamespydaily).

PC Review - 'Medal Of Honor : Spearhead'

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2002 @ 10:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Set during the last year of the war in Europe, June 1944 to May 1945, the Medal of Honor: Allied Assault Expansion Pack gives players a sense of the courage it took to parachute behind enemy lines during Operation Overlord, halt the German counter offensive during the Battle of the Bulge, and engage the Germans as they desperately try to defend their capital, Berlin. Check out the review, as short as the add-on itself!

'Defender Of The Crown' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 23, 2002 @ 9:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown is based on Cinemaware’s hit game Defender of the Crown, first released in 1986 on the Commodore Amiga and subsequently to a variety of platforms where sold over 1,000,000 units worldwide. Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown is a re-imagining of the beloved classic, with a deep storyline, a rich cast of characters, and the same commitment to stunning graphics and unique, varied gameplay that first made Cinemaware famous. Check the 20+ new screens ...

'Black & Bruised' (PS2) - Website Updated

by Rainier on Dec. 22, 2002 @ 10:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The official Black & Bruised website has been updated and is now featuring 2 movies introducing 2 of the fighters, "Holly" and "Tiny". You can also have a sneak peek at the 2-sided poster that will appear in January's issue of PlayStation Magazine, the first print ad and last but not least read up on one of the game's special features, the Boxer's Life mode. Head on over to the official website to stay on top of the latest in the world of bruises, if you are into that sort of thing of course...

'Final Fantasy X-2' (PS2) - Screens Gallery

by Rainier on Dec. 22, 2002 @ 10:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

On this quiet Sunday we have some new screens from Square Soft's latest episode in the Final Fantasy franchise. We have made a gallery of screens with all the latest images from Final Fantasy X-2. Njoy

'High Heat Major League Baseball 2004' (PC/GBA/Xbox/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 22, 2002 @ 8:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday The 3DO Company announced that its award-winning baseball game series 'High Heat Major League Baseball 2004' for the PC, PS2, and the Game Boy Advance handheld video game system, is due to ship in spring of 2003. For the first time, 'High Heat' will also be available on the Xbox and the GameCube. Today we are serving up a batch of screens for each of the platforms... Lets play ball!

'Spellforce : The Order of Dawn' - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 22, 2002 @ 8:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

"Spellforce – The Order of Dawn", the latest game by Volker Wertich, inventor of the successful "Settlers" series, is an exquisite combination of well-known RTS elements and the best features of roleplaying and tactical games. Check out these 4 breathtaking new screens ...