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'Knights of the Temple' (PC/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 12:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

You are Paul de Raque, Knight of the Temple, as you set out on a holy crusade across a forbidding, mediaeval Europe to join your order in the Holy Land. Armed with your sword, axe, bow and shield, you must fight with all your strength to complete your journey, for saving the future of the world is your ultimate goal! The core of the game is medieval style fighting with the classical weapons of European knights, coupled with stunning graphics of the historical milieus of the 12th century crusades. Check the new screens ...

'Etherlords 2' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 12:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nival has released a patch for their recently released Etherlords 2. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1.01 and adresses/fixes accidental single-player crashes, disconnections from the master-server, some single/multiplayer additions and balances the Pale Knight creature depriving it of LifeTap ability (thanks RPGDot). Read more for details and download links ...

'Wartime Command' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 11:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wartime Command: Battle For Europe 1939-1945 is the stunning World War II tactical real time strategy game from Russian developers 1C Company in Russia. The game development project has been retitled from Battlefield Command to give it prominence in a cluttered market of similar product brands. Wartime Command will launch for PC in the spring of 2004. Read more for some new screens ...

'Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 11:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios today announced that Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna has gone gold. Legends of Aranna, the expansion pack to the award-winning action fantasy role-playing game Dungeon Siege, whisks adventurers away to the distant land of Aranna, where new foes and new challenges await. The Legends of Aranna expansion pack, which also includes the full version of the original Dungeon Siege, will be available in North America on November 12 for an estimated retail price of $29.95 (U.S.).

'Silent Hill 3' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 10:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami has now released a demo for their upcoming third-person survival/horror adventure Silent Hill 3. No specific details are known as what this demo features, apart from the fact that it is multilanguage and HUGE (thanks Read more for download links ...

'Pro Evolution Soccer 3' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 10:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pro Evolution Soccer 3 represents a mammoth step forward for the series, with every aspect of the game massively reworked, with new player models, on and off the ball moves and key additions to the Master League incorporated into the new game. Konami has released a playable demo for their upcoming soccer title, no specific details are available as to what is included in this demo.

'Ultimate Gamers Expo' Announces New 2004 Dates

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 9:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Ultimate Gamers Expo (UGE) today announced that the Expo will make its debut August 20th-22nd, 2004 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Ultimate Gamers Expo is the first-ever massive gaming festival for the general public where attendees can “test drive” the hottest upcoming and current games, participate in competitions and experience the action that, until now, only game industry insiders have been exposed to.

'Curse: The Eye of Isis' (Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 9:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Curse: The Eye of Isis centers on Darien Dane and his assistant, Victoria Sutton as they investigate the disappearance of an ancient sacred Egyptian statue. Protected by an evil curse, the statue causes madness (or violent death) to those who come in contact with it. Darien must battle hordes of zombies and evil mummies to find this statue and return it to its pyramid home before total carnage ensues. Read more for some new xbox screens & trailer ...

'Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 2' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 5:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The follow up game to the popular Budokai game is coming to the PS2 this December. Budokai has a new look with its sleak Cell Shaded characters and environments. Fast and furious action that holds true to the original Budokai. All new game modes and options. Be prepared for one intense fighting game. Check the 30+ new screens ...

'Railroad Pioneer' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2003 @ 4:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWood has released a demo for KritzelKratz 3000's 3D management/strategy game Railroad Pioneer. With the creation of the transatlantic railway, built with blood, sweat and tears into the murderous wilderness in 1869, the American dream of freedom and prosperity was finally to be fulfilled. This demo features a tutorial and one mission, "Pennsylvania", from the full game (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...