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Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 7:05 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 :

  • Rainbow Six 3 - Trailer
  • Silent Hill 4: The Room - Trailer
  • Red Dead Revolver - Trailer

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

'BF1942: BattleCraft' & 'BattleField Vietnam' - Updated Editor

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 4:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts released the first version of the Battlecraft map editor for Digital Illusions' 3D action game Battlefield Vietnam. The editor shipped with the game but is now available as a separate download, and this initial release similarly includes a full set of Object Lightmap templates. At the same token EA has also released a new version of the Battlecraft 1942 editor v2.1 which now incorporates the Object Lightmap templates that used to be a separate download, as well as adding several dozen new features, improvements, bug fixes and other changes (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for details and download links ...

IENT Opens Up Free 'Armored Assault' Arena For All Players

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 4:29 p.m. PST | Filed under News

iEntertainment Network Inc announced today that it was releasing FREE to all gamers the Armored Assault World War II tank game for FREE Massively Multiplayer Online Simulation gaming (MMOSG)! Players can go to the official Armored Assault webiste to get their FREE accounts and join the FUN!

'Purge Jihad' - Updated Trial & Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 4:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Purge Jihad 2.0.3. Purge Jihad 2.0.3 fixes several map exploits. Other changes include improvements in skills, UI, prayers, weapons, and player requested gameplay changes. Using ESD (Electronic Software Distribution), Purge Jihad is offered in both a free (unregistered) and paid (registered) mode. The free, unregistered trial includes the full game without any time limits but is simply limited to 4 classes. Registered players will have access to all 8 classes.

'Earth & Beyond' Users Offered An Upgrade To 'Eve Online'

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 3:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

CCP, in cooperation with IGN/GameSpy, is offering Earth and Beyond users an upgrade to EVE Online. This is a response to the high number of inquires and downloads CCP has received during the last 48 hours from Earth and Beyond users. These users have been forced to look elsewhere for an alternative Science Fiction Online Game after Electronic Arts announced it would close down Earth and Beyond at the end of summer.

'War Times' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 11:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy first has released a demo for Legend Studios's RTS War Times giving you a chance to try out 2 singleplayer (one from each campaign) and 2 multiplayer (LAN only) levels. Read more for download links ...

'Etrom' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 10:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Etrom is an epic adventure among realms and cities, democracies and “nazi” dictatorships, a journey through space-time portals, among the Thrones of the Abyss, beyond the gates of the City of Light and many more locations, situations, rituals, secret-services plots, dark spells.

New Appointments in MicrosoftÂ’s Home & Entertainment Division

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 10:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Amid surging Xbox sales and global business expansion, Robbie Bach, senior vice president of Microsoft and head of Microsoft’s Home and Entertainment Division, today announced a number of new executive appointments. Shane Kim, currently acting general manager of Microsoft Game Studios, has been named permanently to that position and will report to Peter Moore, corporate vice president. To create additional synergies between game content and marketing, Moore, in turn has been named head of worldwide content and marketing for Microsoft games and game products. Bach also announced that Mitchell (Mitch) Koch, corporate vice president, will lead Microsoft’s global retail sales efforts.

'Psi-Ops' (PS2/Xbox) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 9:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. today announced the launch of the official website for Psi-Ops. Players can now access all of the latest news and updates for Psi-Ops by visiting the official Psi-Ops webiste. The site will continue to be updated over the upcoming months, so be sure to stay tuned for the latest on Psi-Ops.

'Galactic Civilizations: Altarian Prophecy' Announced

by Rainier on March 19, 2004 @ 9:21 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First Inc. and developer Stardock announced today that a new expansion pack for the award-winning turn-based strategy game Galactic Civilizations will be released in Q2 2004. Galactic Civilizations: Altarian Prophecy will add a host of new features, content and other enhancements to the original game to add depth and greater replayability.