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NCsoft Unveils 'Auto Assault' & 'City Of Villains' In E3 2004 Lineup

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 10:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NCsoft Corporation today announced its exciting lineup of games for next month's E3. The games on display will include Guild Wars, the much anticipated Tabula Rasa from gaming pioneer Richard "Lord British" Garriott and the smashing, fast-paced, Auto Assault from the developers at NetDevil. NCsoft will also be showing off the visually stunning Lineage II and City of Villains, the first major expansion to Cryptic Studios' highly anticipated City of Heroes comic-book-inspired online game.

'Alfa AntiTerror' Coming To North America - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 9:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First announced today that it has signed a contract with Game Factory Interactive Ltd to publish MiST Land South’s upcoming turn-based tactical combat simulator ALFA: Antiterror in North America. ALFA: Antiterror is scheduled to ship in Q3 2004 for the PC.

'Monte Cristo Games' E3 2004 LineUp

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 9:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monte Cristo Games has announced their E3 line-up. On display will be : "Fire Captain: Bay Area Inferno", "D-Day" and "Medieval Lords: Build, Defend, Expand". Read more if you want details & screens ...

HD Interactive Signs 'Blood Magic' - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 9:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

HD Interactive and 1C Company are proud to announce a worldwide publishing deal for ‘Blood Magic’, the highly anticipated 3rd person RPG for PC. 1C Company will publish ‘Blood Magic’ in Eastern Europe, whilst HD will publish throughout the rest of the world.

'Need For Speed Underground 2' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While we already revealed it several days ago, Electronic Arts today announced the development of Need For Speed Underground 2 under the EA GAMES brand. Need for Speed Underground 2 is the sequel to Need for Speed Underground, which has sold more than five million copies worldwide since its release in November 2003.

'Knights Of Honor' - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 2:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As King, it is your duty to lead your people in their struggle to raise your kingdom from its humble beginnings to a position of power and prestige. War, diplomacy and a burgeoning economy are the means by which you increase your power and expand your influence. A unique Knight-management system will offer you brand new possibilities to enhance your personal strategy.

'Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow' Xbox Live Tournament

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 2:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Addicts of Ubisoft's Splinter Cell now have a dramatic new mission with Sam Fisher – to win the first tournament on the Xbox Live service featuring Ubisoft's long-awaited Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow. Gamers that pride themselves on their strategy, weapons skills and stealth manoeuvres now have the chance to prove themselves in the Xbox Live tournament - running from 26th April to the 26th May 2004.

'WebWars Arena' - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 2:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

WebWars Arena is a Real-Time Strategy Game, which is generally based on the "Capture the Flag" game principle. The goal of the game is to capture the enemy flag and bring it into the home base. You win, if you reach a defined number of captures. Read more for details and screens ...

'World Championship Rugby' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 1:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Acclaim's World Championship Rugby for the PlayStation2, Xbox and PC, is being developed by Swordfish Studios, one of the UK's respected independent game development studios. Based in Birmingham and with over 10 year's development experience, the team was responsible for one of the most critically acclaimed rugby video games – Jonah Lomu Rugby.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 23, 2004 @ 1:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News