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'Highway To The Reich' Virtual Tour Now Available

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 11:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Matrix Games and Panther Games are pleased to announce an innovative new Virtual non-Interactive Demo of the award-winning Highway to the Reich. Based on the popular Macromedia Flash plug-in, this tour of the game and its features offers wargamers a closer look at what Highway to the Reich is all about. Read more for details ...

Unreal Tournament 2004 - Bonus Map Available NOW

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 10:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A new Unreal Tournament 2004 multiplayer map has been released, and while it is not officially supported by Digital Extremes and Epic Games, it is created by is now available. The onslaught map is called Icarus Plaza and although it is not an official release, it is designed by UT2004 level contributor Chris Blundell (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links ...

'WarCraft III' - Bonus Map Available NOW

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 9:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard has released yet another new Warcraft III map, this time called "Shamrock Reef"... Map info: "There's lush greenery in every direction, but nary a spare coin to be found. Still, with a wee bit o' luck, you and your neighbor can earn a bounty by slaying any beasties nearby." This is a Medium map and the suggested no. of players is 2v2, 4v4 or FFA. It is based on the "Ashenvale" tileset. Go download it here!

'Kuma: War' - Public Beta Available NOW

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 9:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Supported by true-to-life satellite imagery and authentic military intelligence, Kuma Reality Games’ Kuma: War provides players with the opportunity to jump from the headlines right into the frontlines of international conflict. This public beta offers two missions set in Afghanistan and North Korea, driveable vehicles, and new weapons and other improvements over the previous closed beta. Read more for download links ...

'Sabotain: Break The Rules' - Screens

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 4:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In this 3D PC action role playing game the gamer moves through the populated streets of “Miracle City”, a town in the distant future. He works for an enemy empire and carries out his special secret missions in whatever way he can: with the help of tricks, guile or raw violence – depending on what the situation requires. Read more for details & screens ...

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 2:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Judge Dredd vs. Death - Trailer
  • Far Cry - Trailer


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed' (ALL) Unlock Game Content

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 2:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ today announced that a code revealed in the Warner Bros. Pictures feature film "Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed" unlocks an alternate ending in the GBA game of the same name and a mini-game in the PC version. The code, along with gameplay footage, appears on the silver screen as Scooby-Doo plays a GBA during the credits sequence.

'Fable' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 12:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Fable is a ground-breaking role-playing adventure game from Peter Molyneux, in which your every action determines your skills, appearance, and reputation. Create your life story from childhood to death. Grow from an inexperienced adolescent into the most powerful being in the world (thanks FableFrance). Check these new screens ...

'War Times' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 11:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First Inc. and developer Legend Studios announced today that their World War II real-time strategy game War Times has gone gold and will ship to retail stores nationwide later this month. War Times gives players the opportunity to fight some of history’s most prolific battles as the country of their choice: the USA, England, the Soviet Union or Germany.

'Lords Of The Realm 3' - Update Patch & Castle Editor Available NOW

by Rainier on March 17, 2004 @ 11:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

After it was released & yanked a few weeks ago, Sierra has re-released the v1.1 update patch for Lords Of The Realm 3 addressing a couple of game crashes, applies a few multiplayer lobby enhancements, and fixes over a dozen gameplay bugs. They have also released the Castle Editor for Impressions Games' 3D RTS Lords of the Realm III which can be used to make custom castle for use with the game. Read more for details and download links ...