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'Outlaw Golf' (NGC) Ships To Retail

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 6:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Arriving just in time to put the "ho" in "ho-ho-ho,' Simon & Schuster Interactive announced today it has shipped "Outlaw Golf" for the GameCube (Rated: "T" by the ESRB; $49.95 estimated street price; also available for the Xbox). A gift that 'keeps giving' for the golfer in your life, "Outlaw Golf" is a hardcore golf game with a humorous side that takes gamers to three different courses where you'd never find PGA members.

'Seablade' (XBOX) Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 6:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Simon & Schuster Interactive announced today its arcade shooter title "SeaBlade" for the Xbox has gone gold and will be shipping in two weeks to retail. In SEABLADE (Rated: "T" by the ESRB), gamers take control of a futuristic spacecraft that can fly as well as dive below water with the goal being to combat insidious warlords who have overrun the northern hemisphere in the year 2350.

Kreed - Official Website Goes Live

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Burut CT as a developer and Russobit-M as a publisher of the upcoming 3D FPS project .Kreed. are happy to present the official Kreed website. All developing team took part in the creation of the site and now it contains wide information about all details and features of Kreed and its creating process. First showing art-materials and screenshots, detailed story and description of the game, representation of the in-house engine X-Tend, features, downloads with movies, soundtracks and desktop themes and FAQ are waiting for your attention. As of today, check the official website for all the last news about the project, its development and its covering in the worldwide media.

'Robin Hood The Legend of Sherwood' - Developer Interview

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 7:36 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Inspiring storytellers for over 700 years, Robin Hood is an internationally recognized fable, and this latest PC title gives gamers the unique chance to pick up a trusty bow and arrow and take on the role of the legendary nobleman, Robin Hood, and join forces with Little John and his Merry Men as the battle for control of the King's throne ensues. We had a chance to sit down with game designer Martin Kuppe and ask him some questions about the now gone gold 'Robin Hood The Legend of Sherwood'.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 7:22 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Splinter Cell' & 'RavenShield' & 'Sum Of All Fears' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 7:13 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Ubisoft send out screens for several of their upcoming Tom Clancy titles. We have new screens for "Rainbow Six : RavenShield", "Sum Of All Fears" (NGC/GBA) and "Splinter Cell" (Xbox). Nnjoy!

'Four Horsemen of Apocalypse' (PC/CONSOLE) Info & Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 4:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In a timeless battle for the fate of the Earth and all humanity, the player assumes the role of the archangel Abaddon (name meaning “Destroyer”). Set in a dark contemporary environment, the fallen angel faces possessed zealots, demons and four giant, eternal forces of the Apocalypse: Pestilence, War, Famine, and Death. During this epic struggle, Abaddon must find and protect the three humans known as the Chosen. By strategically using and combining the powers of the Chosen, the archangel prepares for the ultimate battle against the Horsemen. Hand-to-hand, sword, and projectile combat combine with fantastic abilities to create a surreal, cinematic experience. Check out some screens, art, sketches and story ...

Unreal Tournament 2003 - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 30, 2002 @ 2:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Epic has just released a new patch for their recently released FPS, Unreal Tournament 2003. The upgrades brings your retail copy to v2136 and has a massive slew of fixes, tweaks and upgrades. Read more for a detailed fix list links where to grab it...

'Reign of Fire' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 29, 2002 @ 11:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Play as either a human or a dragon: As a human, you take the role of a resistance fighter, controlling a variety of well-equipped vehicles. Your purpose is to defend the last remaining humans from attack and eventually to make your way to the site of the sole male dragon – London now lying in ruins. As a dragon, the player will take the role of an infant led by instinct to attack its foe at any opportunity and attempt to eradicate the human race. The plot follows the maturing of the dragon, gradually getting more powerful, as the game progresses. Check a few new Reign Of Fire screens from the upcoming Xbox version .. Njoy!

'Echelon' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 29, 2002 @ 11:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Echelon uses a proprietary 3D graphics engine that allows for spectacular effects, such as dust and particle effects, highly realistic environments, beautiful landscapes, detailed building models, more than 25 types of friendly and enemy craft, 100 vehicles, and over 100 additional objects. In addition to several single-player campaigns, Echelon will support several multiplayer options including death match and co-op modes in a variety of game types.