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Neverwinter Nights - Enhanced Game Content With New Patch

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 3:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

BioWare Corp. today announced the release of new game content for Neverwinter Nights. With the online release of the 1.25 patch, Neverwinter Nights fans will receive a tons of new features and content. Read more for details and links where to get it

One Must Fall : BattleGrounds - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 3:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ever wish you were a 90-foot-tall robot, beating the snot out of other huge robots in a futuristic mega-sport? Sure you have. We all have, and this is your chance - One Must Fall: Battlegrounds puts you in control of enormous robots, letting you fight to become a champion in the greatest spectator sport of all time. Check the 19 new screens ...

America's Army: Operations - Update Patch v1.3.0 Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 2:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As expected the new patch for the Unreal engine powered multiplayer shooter America's Army has been released. The patch has a lot of goodies such as a new map, a new Honor System feature, Combat Effectiveness Meter and a slew of big fixes, tweaks and upgrades. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to get the goodies (thanks HomeLan).

'Splinter Cell' WebSite Live

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2002 @ 1:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Right on the heels of its German counterpart, Ubisoft just kicked off the English/North American part of the Splinter Cell website. The website hosts all kinds of game info, screenshots and videos from this third person action/stealth game. Splinter Cell will be released for Xbox and PC in November. Go check it out.

American Conquest - German Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 8:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV has just released a demo for their upcoming RTS game, American Conquest. This demo is in german only at this point so take notice of that. If you want to check out this BIG game, be prepared for a BIG demo. It weighs in at a whopping 221mb and allows you to play a mission, in which you are able to play on the side of the spanish invaders against the native Maya tribe. You will be able to get an idea of the detailed graphics as well as on the intense gameplay. A small tutorial at the beginning of the game helps you through the first steps to establish a colony and recruit your men. The demo offers additionally a limited multiplayer mode in which you are able to test the game over a network or the internet. Click here to get the demo off GamesWeb.

'Age of Mythology' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 7:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

It's a wrap! Microsoft Game Studios and Ensemble Studios today announced that Age of Mythology, the hottest title of the season, has gone gold and will ship to stores in North America on October 31. Whether it's leading a Greek army supported by a handful of powerful Minotaurs, or relying on the fortified defenses of Egyptian Migdol Strongholds, Age of Mythology has a style of play for any gamer.

Galactic Civilizations - New Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 7:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today’s goodies are courtesy of Stardock and Strategy First. Next at bat and on deck (yes yes, i like baseball) are 10 never before seen, brand new, smoking hot screenshots for the upcoming strategy title, Galactic Civilizations. Njoy!

Baldur’s Gate : Dark Alliance (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 7:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Immerse yourself in the fast-paced, dynamic world of Baldur’s Gate : Dark Alliance. In this epic action RPG, play one of three unique characters as you explore visually stunning environments like bone-chilling ice caverns, marshy swamplands and forlorn tombs. Battle immense Frost Giants, brutal Dragons and hordes of other Dungeons & Dragons® creatures. Use your wits, battle fiercely and emerge victorious! A few new Gamecube screens to show off the progress...

Pro Race Driver - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 6:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters’ Pro Race Driver, racing to the PC on November 22nd, is set to be the platform’s most dynamic and dramatic circuit racer. Fiercer than its console versions, the PC edition offers additional features and allows up to 20 players to race at once. Check out our 8 new screens ...

'Sub Rebellion' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2002 @ 6:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

­Metro3D, Inc. today announces the nationwide release of Sub Rebellion exclusively for the Sony PlayStation2 game console, which begins shipment today at retail stores across the country. Developed by IREM SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INC., Sub Rebellion featuresa “Teen” ESRB Rating and a MSRP of $49.95.