Archives by Day

April 2014


Rainier's Articles

Chicago Bears Linebacker Brian Urlacher Joins NFL 2K3

by Rainier on May 14, 2002 @ 10:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Sports announced the signing of Chicago Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher to serve as the official spokesperson and cover athlete for "SEGA Sports NFL 2K3." After joining the Chicago Bears in 2000, Brian Urlacher quickly made his mark in the NFL, winning The Associated Press NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Award. The league and numerous sporting publications have honored him since as one of the NFL's top defensive players. He is also a two-time Pro Bowl pick who has led the Chicago Bears in total tackles, sacks, solo tackles and tackles for loss.

U.S. Price For PS2 Dropping to $199 ?

by Rainier on May 14, 2002 @ 1:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gaming industry analysts report that Sony Entertainment of America will lower the price of the PlayStation 2 console to $199 as early as tomorrow, with the PSOne price being lowered to $49 (Thanks Gamespy). Click 'Read More' for more info.

SpyHunter (GBA) Ships To Stores - Screens

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 11:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway announced today that a revamped version of the classic game, SpyHunter, will ship tomorrow for the Game Boy Advance. SpyHunter is available now for the PS2, the Xbox and the GameCube. Check the screens!

Official 'Unreal Tournament 2003' WebSite Open

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 10:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Unreal Tournament 2003 is the sequel to 1999's multiple 'Game of the Year' award winner. It uses the very latest Unreal Engine technology - where graphics, sound and gameplay are taken beyond the bleeding edge. The official website has just been opened, not a lot of "new" stuff there but it DOES contain some sweet looking screens, info and a FAQ!

'Soldier Of Fortune 2 : Double Helix' Gone Gold - Screens

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 8:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision, Inc. and Raven Software’s Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix has gone gold and is on its way to manufacturing. The sequel to the award winning Soldier of Fortune, Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix drops players into the ranks of America’s shadow soldiers in a gritty and intense battle for survival. Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix is rated M for MATURE (17 and above) for animated blood, violence and gore. To celebrate this most excellent news we added a mere 20 screenshots for your enjoyment! Bring it on!

Eidos's E3 Lineup

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 6:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos Interactive announces its lineup for the forthcoming Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), held May 22-24 in Los Angeles, California. The key featured games on Eidos’ stand include: Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness (PS2/PC); TimeSplitters 2 (PS2/Xbox/GameCube); Hitman 2: Silent Assassin (PC/Xbox/PS2); Praetorians (PC) and Deus Ex 2: Invisible War (PC/Xbox). The Eidos stand (#1300) will be located in the South Hall.

Skinning Tutorial For 'Soldier of Fortune 2'

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 6:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

This tutorial was written using the MP Beta Test and assuming you have Photoshop, ModView, a good digital camera or scanner, lots of skills & patience. Check it out!

Gateway's 'Jedi Outcast' Contest

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 5:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Test your skills playing "Star Wars Jedi Knight® II – Jedi Outcast" by using the Force to destroy 12 opponents. Plus, you’ll get a chance to win some very cool prizes (Win over $60.000 in prizes)! Register today to join our largest Gateway Gaming Challenge to date!

Weekend Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on May 13, 2002 @ 10:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

HomeLAN chats with Amazing Games's James R. Shiflett as he talks about their upcoming super hero action-adventure-RPG Hero-X for publisher Infogrames. HomeLAN chats with Tesseraction Games' Kelly Asay and Blake Hutchins as they talk about their upcoming massively multiplayer combat game Enigma: Rising Tide. PC.IGN has posted up an extensive Q&A with Blizzard's Bill Roper as he talks about their upcoming and long awaited RTS title Warcraft III. Games-Fusion have Interviewed Oleg Yavorsky from GSC Game World to find out about their upcoming racing shooter, HoveRace. PC.IGN has up a brief Q&A with Big Huge Games's Brian Reynolds as he gives an update report on their upcoming RTS game Rise of Nations. GameSpot has a lenghty Q&A with Lionhead Studios founder Peter Molyneux talking about the upcoming Xbox RPG, Project Ego.

'Mobile Forces' Goes Gold !!!

by Rainier on May 11, 2002 @ 5:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rage Software announced today that their 'vehicular team-based shooter' "Mobile Forces" has gone gold. "Mobile Forces is expected in stores in Europe end of May 2002 (retail price of £24.99). US people will have to be a little bit more patient as US Publisher Majesco has not yet confirmed a street date. If you cant wait then you can always check out the demo.