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Largo Winch - Trailer

by Rainier on April 12, 2002 @ 11:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Created by scriptwriter Jean Van Hamme and artist Philippe Francq, Largo Winch is one of the greatest comic book success stories in recent years: since 1990, when the first book was released on the market, 2.3 million copies have been sold. In 1998, the book Voir Venise was the best-selling comic book in France, and the fourth-best seller overall in French bookstores. In addition, a series of 26 television episodes adapted from the world of Largo Winch is currently airing all over the world. UbiSoft is bringing Largo Winch to PC, Xbox, PSOne and PS2. Read more for a link to the trailer!

'Global Ops' Update Patch v1.02 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 11:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The new v1.2 update patch for Barking Dog's recent first person shooter, Global Operations, has been released. Its about 5mb worth of fixes and tweaks such as : fixed the client freeze at round end, fixed server crash when allied teams kill NPCs, fixed mouse zoom bug, fixed gas/smoke grenade sprite bug, c4 bomb pick up issue, other stability fixes. Get it off the Worthplaying server or off the official EA server.

'Battlefield 1942' (PC/Xbox) - Details

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 9:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take to the land, sea and air in the ultimate multi-player World War II experience. Electronic Arts reveals details on Battlefield 1942, a robust first-person mutiplayer game where players can affect the outcome of key World War II battles. The game is currently under development for PC (late summer) and Xbox (fall 2002).

'Robotech : Battlecry' (Xbox/GBA) - First Screens

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 8:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A mission-driven action title, "Robotech" embodies the classic mecha-filled mayhem of the animated series. Featuring all-encompassing destruction on a giant scale, "Robotech" is a high-octane arcade shooter that captures the television show's spectacular visuals and epic storyline. Here are some of the first screens!

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Oblivion Lost - Site Update

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 6:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

GSC World released some more info on their upcoming game "S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Oblivion Lost". Go check it out. They give more details about the gameplay, different character and story behind the title ( the game is situated in and based on Chernobyl ). After reading all of the info you will HAVE to come to the same conclusion as we did .. this is a title to look out for ! Of course we will keep you up to date on new developments.

'SuperPower' Update Patch v1.01 Available NOW

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 5:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher just informed us that they have just released the first update patch (v1.01) for their recently released game "Superpower". The new patch fixes some manual issues, AI fixes and plenty more .. Read more to find a detailed list and links where to grab this 4mb beauty!

American Conquest - First Screens

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 4:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In American Conquest, the latest title from the GSC GAME WORLD stable - makers of the blockbuster Cossacks, you enter the New World in the year 1492! Together with Christopher Columbus there you’ll remain. During the following centuries you’ll fight for supremacy on the new found American continent! Fight alongside the Aztecs and Incas against the conquistadors whose weapons are by far superior. Battle against Europeans kings to gain territory and power, or defend the sacred sites of the Indians against the overwhelming masses of settlers of the Old World. Alternatively, liberate yourself from the tyranny of the European kings, be an American patriot and lay the foundations for a great nation!

Breed - New Screens

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 4:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Breed is a cutting-edge science-fiction shoot-‘em up, which skilfully blends addictive, accessible, free-roaming gameplay with cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technology to expand not only the gameplay potential, but also the player’s perceived freedom within the game world. Three new screens of the USC Darwin, "the mother of all cruisers", for all of us to drool over!

The `Robotech' Video Games Are Coming! - Features

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 4:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive, Inc. and Mattel, Inc. are pleased to announce that "Robotech: Battlecry " for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, Xbox and the Nintendo GameCube video game system, as well as "Robotech: The Macross Saga" for Game Boy Advance, will be released this fall. Based on one of the most successful animated series in the United States, "Robotech: Battlecry" is visually spectacular, featuring the fast-paced action and sweeping drama of the popular television show.

Conquer The Underground World Of 'Sudden Strike 2' - Screens

by Rainier on April 11, 2002 @ 4:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

One of the special features of the highly anticipated RTS sequel Sudden Strike 2, which has remained hidden so far, is the tunnels. Via a network of underground routes you can covertly cover long distances on a map and surprise your enemy! CDV send us some screens illustrating troops as they enter into a tunnel. The infantry cunningly enters these secret passages only to reappear behind the adversaries’ men moments later. However, not only persons may be sent underground but entire vehicles, as well. Check em out