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'Pro Rugby Manager 2004' - Screens

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 9:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Players will be able to take the reins of their preferred team through European and World Championships. Over 15,000 real players are included within the game. Managers can buy and sell players, train their squads and develop match tactics - with matches portrayed in real-time through a detailed 3D engine.

'Massive Assault Network' - Beta Testing

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 8:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Wargaming.net is now accepting applications for the upcoming Massive Assault Network's beta test. Beta testers can sign up right here (all countries are eligible). Candidates are accepted until March 16th, the beginning of the beta test. Massive Assault Network is the upcoming online strategy, which focuses on online turn-based warfare for hardcore strategy gamers.

'Worms 3D' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 3:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Team17 Software has released a patch for European & Australian versions of their 3D turn-based strategy game Worms 3D. This upgrade brings your retail game to v1073 (aka service patch 2) and improves compatibility with hardware / software configurations and addresses game problems after release. Service patch 2 incorporates bug fixes, general game additions, network improvements and refinements. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'Tenchu: Return from Darkness' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 2:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Tenchu: Return from Darkness brings the acclaimed Tenchu stealth ninja series to the Xbox, delivering the most realistic ninja action-adventure game ever. Based on Tenchu: Wrath of Heaven for the PS2, Tenchu: Return from Darkness offers several new enhancements including two exclusive single-player maps, improved gameplay balance with re-tuned enemy intelligence and new enemy placement, a user-interactive training mode and Xbox Live featuring two player online co-op and versus action. Read more for some new screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 1:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Call Of Duty' Wins Overall Game Of The Year

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 1:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision announced today that it's best-selling game, Call of Duty achieved the highest honor as it racked up three Interactive Achievement Awards at the Seventh Annual Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences' D.I.C.E. Awards Show, held Thursday night at the Palms Hotel in Las Vegas.

'BiosFear' Gets Patched

by Rainier on March 9, 2004 @ 1:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

BiosFear, Tiscali Games' action-packed MMORPG, will get even more exciting today when a patch introduces new gameplay features. Amongst the new content is the valuable Platinum Class of weapons, an expansion to one of the existing dungeons as well as a new set of commands for the Pet Dragon players can use. For example, the pet can now perform long-distance attacks.

'Battlecruiser Millennium Gold' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 8, 2004 @ 10:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

3000 AD has relased a new patch for their space sim Battlecruiser Millennium Gold. This brings your retail game to v1.01.04 and addresses a server crash when you exited the CC in fp mode and fixes an issue when the multiplayer executable was not starting at the server browser by default (it required /c parameter). Read more for download links...

'Asterix & Obelix XXL' (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on March 8, 2004 @ 10:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Asterix & Obelix are returning in style on next-generation consoles, with an XXL game in which they battle hordes of Romans at a time. Asterix & Obelix XXL makes full use of the technical features of new consoles to produce an extraordinary image of the universe of Asterix and Obelix, through 6 large levels and 49 challenges, each more astounding than the next. Read more for screens...

GMX Signs 'Martin Mystere' - Screens

by Rainier on March 8, 2004 @ 6:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

GMX Media today announced that it has secured the Pan-European rights for Martin Mystere. “This is our first title based on a comic book and TV show, Martin Mystere is currently being aired across Europe in notable TV channels such as Canal Plus in France and is proving very popular with viewers. Read more for details & screens ...