Rainier's Articles

id Software's John Romero Launches Online Game Matching Service

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 2:58 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Game Pioneer is an affordable solution for modern game-matching and offers proven performance using new technologies. Game Pioneer boasts robust server support, an easy-to-use software development kit for licensees, proven performance and a thriving web-based community. Mac and Windows versions are to be released by mid 2005.

'Auto Assault' - 3 New Screens

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 1:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Auto Assault combines vehicular combat with role-playing elements. Players explore a post-apocalyptic future in customizable cars, motorcycles, semis and even tanks. Players battle other players both in arenas and in epic race vs. race wars for control of the regions in a devastated Earth.

'Phantom Dust' (Xbox) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 1:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Phantom Dust is an anime-inspired game in which players must journey above ground in a quest to learn who and what was behind the destruction, but the surface is a place of deadly evil filled with unimaginable abominations. It is also home to mysterious particles known only as Phantom Dust, a force unlike any other that has given some members of the human race unimaginable super powers. Check the freshly launched Phantom Dust website or read more for new screens ...

'Domination' Whips its Way to Retail Stores

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 12:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

DreamCatcher Games announced today that its strategy game Domination is now available in North America. Domination features a renewed global conflict between the Free Nations Union and the Phantom League on distant planets, including sci-fi land, sea and air warfare at a grand-strategy level.

'RPM Tuning' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - 7 New Screens

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 11:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Get behind the wheel and be ready to live numerous driving experiences in Los Angeles; choose your car to be fully customized: add loads of new tuning elements either on the body or in the mechanics of your car. Thus its behavior will change and evolve providing you with an always in-evolution sensation and appropriation feeling of your car. Once on the streets, drive freely wherever you want!

'Silent Hunter III' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 11:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced that its highly anticipated submarine simulation, Silent Hunter III, has gone gold. The game is set to launch March 15 and will retail for $39.99 .­

Various Game Trailers #448

by Rainier on March 2, 2005 @ 12:11 a.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 :

  • Cold Fear - Trailer #4
  • Stronghold 2 - Trailer #7
  • Destroy All Humans - Trailer #2
  • 7 Sins - Trailer #2
  • Rugby 2005 - Trailer #2

'Laser Squad Nemesis' Marches to North America - Screens

by Rainier on March 1, 2005 @ 1:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment today announced that it has reached a co-publishing agreement with Merscom to bring "Laser Squad Nemesis" for PC to North American retail. Developed by brothers Nick and Julian Gollop, the team behind the "X-Com" games, Laser Squad Nemesis is a tactical warfare game which combines a unique and innovative turn-based combat system with the action of real-time strategy games.

'PsychoToxic' Goes Gold

by Rainier on March 1, 2005 @ 1:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Whiptail Interactive announced today that its apocalyptic first person shooter, PsychoToxic, has gone gold and is on target to ship in the second week of March. Developed by Nuclearvision, this futuristic first person shooter takes gaming to a whole new level with its fast-paced action and outlandish dream worlds that have to be seen to be believed.

'Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening' (PS2) Blasts its Way to Stores

by Rainier on March 1, 2005 @ 11:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom today announced the return of the world's toughest demon slayer with the release of Devil May Cry 3: Dante’s Awakening, for the PlayStation2 . Devil May Cry 3 reintroduces the mysterious hero Dante in a riveting new game marked by complex storylines, striking graphics and unadulterated stylistic action.