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'Knights Apprentice: Memoricks Adventures' (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 9:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Knights, on guard! MC2-Microids announces the launch of its very latest title, Knight's Apprentice: Memorick's Adventures, developed exclusively for the Xbox platform. In the company of Memorick, an apprentice knight, we will be carried off to the enchanted world of Merlin on the island of Avalon where he will fight valiantly to protect his native land against the forces of evil.

'NHL Eastside Hockey Manager' - Screens

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 9:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Featuring all 30 NHL teams, plus teams from all the other major hockey leagues of North America and Europe, NHL Eastside Hockey manager provides ice hockey fans complete franchise control of their favourite ice hockey team. Read more to check out some new screens ...

'Conspiracies' - UK Release Date Announced

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 8:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take control of Nick Delios, an ex-scientist fallen from grace living on the edge as a detective with a penchant for gambling and booze. Specialized in solving cases of industrial espionage, by using his medical studies and also his acquaintances of the underworld Nick finds himself in a world of trouble... GMX Media today announced that Conspiracies will be launched across the UK exclusively on PC on June 25th 2004.

Cenega Signs 'UFO: Aftershock'

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

UFO: Aftershock is the sequel to the highly successful 2003 title - UFO: Aftermath - and follows directly from one of the endings of the first title, where the player agrees to hand over the Earth to the Alien scientists, who are trying to change the planet into a giant living organism. The Council of Earth and their followers take refuge on an orbiting satellite prepared for them by the aliens, but not all the survivors of the original invasion where re-located.

'Front Mission 4' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 8:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Square Enix U.S.A., Inc. announced that the mech-based strategy game 'Front Mission 4' is shipping to North American retailers today. This is the first 'Front Mission' title to be released for the PlayStation2.

Project Three Interactive Signs 'Alida'

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dutch publisher Project Three Interactive today announced a publishing deal for the PC version of "Alida", an atmospheric graphical adventure game. The game was originally developed for Macintosh and is now being brought to a bigger audience on the Windows PC platform.

'Soldiers: Heroes of World War II' Reveals Co-Op Multiplayer - Screens

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 8:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Launching for PC on July 2nd, Soldiers allows you to handpick your troops from your real-life mates and team up with three buddies as a crack squad and play through any of the tactical action missions in the campaign. Complementing the strong single-player game, co-operative multiplayer affords all-new gameplay possibilities, vastly increasing the tactical options available to the players. Read more for details & screens...

'Test Drive: Eve of Destruction' Coming To The Xbox

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 8:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari, Inc. announces that the latest iteration in its Test Drive racing franchise, Test Drive: Eve of Destruction will be released this fall on the Xbox, in addition to the previously announced version of the game which will be available for the PlayStation2 in September.

'Unreal Tournament 2004' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Epic has released the final patch for their recently released FPS Unreal Tournament 2004. The patch brings your retail game to v3236 and features a TON of tweaks, bug fixes, multiplayer & performance enhancements. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...

'Marine Heavy Gunner' - Screens

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 12:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vietnam, 1967. You are Specialist Heavy Gunner Grant of the 6th Platoon US Marine Corps. Weeks earlier on a routine search and clear mission, members of your platoon were ambushed and taken prisoner by the Black Skulls, an elite North Vietnamese unit under the command of Colonel Trung also known as the “butcher of Bac Ninh”. Your mission is to find the hidden POW camp and rescue your buddies…and perhaps exact a little revenge along the way.