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'Digimon World 4' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) Now in Stores

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 12:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bandai Games today announced that Digimon World 4 for the NGC, Xbox and PS2 is now in stores. Following a security breach, the gamer must bring peace back into the digital and real world and restore order by exploring a new mysterious dimension filled with enemy hordes.

'Age of Empires III' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 11:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Age of Empires III' is set in 1500 A.D. and chronicles the Age of Discovery that started around the time that Columbus "discovered" the new world. The single player campaign follows American history up through 1850, and in multiplayer mode, you'll be able to choose from among eight different civilizations, and there will include free-for-all and team-vs-team matches for up to eight players.

'Trash' - Beta Client Available NOW

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 11:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Inhuman Games has announced that it has reached open beta for its latest game, entitled "Trash". Inhuman Games has recently completed several rounds of closed beta testing, each lasting several months and involving hundreds of beta testers. The open beta is free and open to the public, and is expected to last less than one month.

'Trainz Railroad Simulator 2006' Announced

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 11:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Trainz Railroad Simulator 2006 (TRS2006) is the next in the series of railroad simulators developed by Auran. Previously known as Engineers Edition, TRS2006 is being released as a full product later this year and sets new standards of realism and immersion in operating a virtual railroad.

'Pro Cycling Manager' - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 10:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pro Cycling Manager will have more detailed animations, an experience system, stage editor and also several multiplayer modes. Cyanide Studio is using the GameBryo engine, and the Paris-based developer of Chaos League has also recently licensed SpeedTree for use in Pro Cycling Manager.

'Blitzkrieg II' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 9:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blitzkrieg II is created with a new focus on fast-paced gameplay, a strategic layer and new tactical opportunities. A completely new engine takes WWII into full 3D where players can command famous aces and units, strategically plan battles in multiple theatres, choose their reinforcements and use a wide range of new unit types such as aircraft and ships.

'Battlefield 2' - Demo Coming In About A Week

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA today revealed some more details about the eagerly expected Battlefield 2 Demo. "Although final dates for the Battlefield 2 demo have not been locked down we understand we will be allowed to make it available in little over a week. Once again these features are not 100% final but the demo will contain: One map, 16-player single player, 16 and 32-player multiplayer, Time limit per round." Of course we will have the demo available on our fileserver network as soon as we are given the green light.

'Quake IV' (X360/PC) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 8:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Quake 4 the Strogg are quickly regrouping, however the Strogg’s planetary defenses still destroyed, Earth's forces can deliver a full and final assault. This time, you're not alone. You are Matthew Kane, an elite member of Rhino Squad, and part of Earth’s next invasion wave. An army of soldiers are fighting with you and an arsenal of weapons and vehicles are at your disposal in this heroic and epic battle between worlds. Read more for new screens and artwork...

New UK Publisher Signs 'Neverend' - 4 New Screens

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 8:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

DUSK2DAWN Interactive Limited (D2D) announced today it has signed Neverend, described as Final Fantasy meets Fable, from Slovak developer Mayhem Studios. Opening up a rich and highly detailed game world, Neverend puts the player into the boots of Agavaen, a descendant of the ancient fairies (a noble race of warriors and wizards). Neverend, which has taken its inspiration from the fabulous Final Fantasy RPG adventure games, will be released during Q3 2005.

'Dungeon Lords' Gets Delayed in the UK

by Rainier on June 2, 2005 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mindscape has today taken the decision to delay the release of Dungeon Lords by three weeks, to allow the development team additional time to address and polish some aspects of the gameplay. Mindscape apologises for this delay, however, as a distributor and publisher of quality leisure and games software, Mindscape feels honor bound to offering only the best titles, produced to the highest of standards, to its loyal fan and customer base. Dungeon Lords will now be available for PC on 1st July 2005.