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'Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII' (PS2) Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 7:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

KOEI Corporation, respected worldwide as the premier brand for strategy and simulation games, today announced North American plans to release Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII for the PlayStation®2. Read more for details and some new screens ...

'Heaven & Hell' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 5:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

1500 B.C.: four different peoples in a biblical land are waiting to be converted. The gamer is working with a God-simulator and has to convert the inhabitants to the good or the evil side. For this purpose, each side has seven prophets at their disposal, as well as an amount of wonders and plagues (lightning, flood, grasshopper ...) This German demo sports a tutorial as well as 1 game mission playable in three different difficulty settings. Read more for download links ...

'Chrome' - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Chrome, a Tactical First Person Shooter, is a dramatic story of heroism, friendship and betrayal; a story full of sudden twists and turns mixed into tons of Sci-Fi action. Players assume the role of Logan; a veteran mercenary turned bounty hunter who is out to make it rich. Some new screens for you to enjoy!

'Neighbours From Hell' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 3:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Living next door to you is a real Neighbour From Hell and it's now time to have your revenge! Creep around your neighbour ’s house performing ever more elaborate tricks upon the unsuspecting resident. As the star of a fantastic new TV show, cameras will track your every move as you set your fiendish traps. Your objectives are to create more and more disarray, increase ratings and maybe even winning prestigious awards. But beware of watchful neighbours and alert guard dogs; if they catch you then the show will be taken off air. The demo offers a tutorial and two levels from the first 'season'. Read more for download links ...

'Republic: The Revolution' - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 2:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Following the fall of the mighty Soviet Union, the Republic of Novistrana verges on collapse, and numerous factions struggle for power. Starting with nothing more than a small base of local support, challenge the state and build a nationwide faction powerful enough to oust the President and enforce a new Republic…by any means necessary. Check the new screens ...

'Smash Up Derby' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 2:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Smash up Derby is a fast and dynamic arcade racing game bringing the idea of destruction derby back to the new millennium! In this game, like in no other, you will face competition with expanded, heavily tuned cars who, apart from aiming to win, will do all to crash your car and get you out of the race. This demo allows you to take a choice of two cars for a spin in single-race mode on the Night Arena and Lacroix Long tracks (thanks 3DGamers). Read more for download links.

Majesco - E3 Screens Gallery

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 2:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

One of the promising publishers with a bunch of nice upcoming titles i checked out at the E3 was Majesco. Check out the screens on their E3 lineup, such as :

  • Black 9 (Xbox/PC)
  • Bloodrayne
  • Drake (Xbox/PC)
  • Blowout (Xbox/PC)
  • Advent Rising (Xbox)
  • Iridion II (GBA)
  • Block Party (GBA)
  • Quad Desert Fury (GBA)

    Hit this link for the screens!

'Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes' - Website Launched

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 1:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami has just launched the official website for their upcoming stealth action game Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes website. The site sports a wealth of new info, some new screenshots, the E3 trailer (local mirror here), and more. Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (developed by Silicon Knights)will be only available on the Gamecube, expected in November 2003. Go check out the site!

'Legion Gold' Invades Stores

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 1:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First and developer Paradox Entertainment announced today that Legion Gold, the newest edition of the high-level strategy game, has shipped to retail stores nationwide.

'Vultures' (Xbox) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 22, 2003 @ 12:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Forget about Columbus! Each attempt to conquer the New World failed. Then a plague wiped out the European population. Those who were able to flee to America saved themselves, yet were enslaved by the native Americans. Now, centuries later - no traceof progress whatsoever. For entertainment for the broad masses, the outlawed "Vultures" fight in huge arenas. And you are one of them. You only think of one thing: To become the number one gladiator in order to win your freedom! This can only be achieved by ability, skill, and cold-bloodedness as the only valid Vultures rule is: You either leave the arena as the winner or in pieces!