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Interview with 'Serious Sam' (Xbox) Producer - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 11:52 p.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Serious Sam is a high-adrenaline arcade-action 3D-shooter heavily focused on frantic arcade-style action. In a world where cyberpunk meets fantasy-fiction and advanced technology is mixed with black magic and psychic-powers, Sam travels from the beautiful world of ancient Egypt through many diverse planets, confronting Mental's hideous minions on his way to the final showdown at Notorious Mental's lair. Today we have an interview with Producer David Nottingham and a few new art screens ...

'Blade Mistress' Adds A New Zone 'Realm of the Dead' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 9:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blade Mistress Online has expanded its content to include the Realm of the Dead, a whole new area with new and amazing monsters and cool items. Players can team up to fight four different armies of the dead, including the army of Anubis himself. When defeated, many monsters give up new magic items and ingredients to imbue swords with new magic powers.

'Def Jam Vendetta' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 9:45 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Def Jam VENDETTA marks the first interactive entertainment title from EA and Def Jam Records, and will fully integrate a powerhouse roster of Def Jam artists into the storyline, including new hit songs from the artists, as well as classic Def Jam tracks. Each artist has contributed one original introduction and victory sequence incorporating their own voice and motion. Artists participating in the game include DMX, Ludacris, Method Man, Redman, NORE, Scarface, Ghostface Killah, Capone, Keith Murray and WC. The game also features Def Jam songstress Christina Milian and the world famous DJ Funkmaster Flex. Severla days ago we had the first screens and a trailer, today we have another 6 for your enjoyment ...

Ubi Soft Secures Nordic Distribution Rights For 'Platoon' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 9:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced that they have entered a deal with Monte Cristo Games for distribution of the officially licensed game Platoon in the Nordic region. Read more and check out the 12 new screens!

'NHL FaceOff 2003' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 9:23 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The fast, furious hockey action that has made 989 Sports' NHL FaceOff franchise a hockey heavyweight returns loaded with all the thunderous checks and precision passing and an even more savvy computer when NHL FaceOff 2003 hits the ice for the PlayStation 2 on October 15. The NHL FaceOff franchise has long been known for delivering a hockey game that is a realistic hockey simulation featuring fast gameplay combined with tight, intuitive play controls, and NHL FaceOff 2003 is once again up to the challenge and further pushes these boundaries.

'Kemco' Launches U.S. Website

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 8:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Japan-based videogame publisher Kemco, announced the launch of its U.S. website. Publishing and developing games since 1984, Kemco teams are currently creating games for GameBoy Advance, GameCube, the PS2 and the Xbox. Kemco’s current projects include Batman: Dark Tomorrow and Woody Woodpecker In Crazy Castle 5, both due out in Q1 2003. Batman: Dark Tomorrow, the first-ever Batman next gen console videogame to be based on the DC Comics license, is promising to feature the Dark Knight Detective he’s never been seen before. Additional game information can be found on the new US website.

'Search and Rescue: Coastal Heroes' Lifts Off To Stores - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2002 @ 8:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Global Star Software announced that they have begun shipping their latest addition to their acclaimed SAR series, Search and Rescue: Coastal Heroes. Coastal Heroes will include all the ultra-realistic helicopter flight and rescue operation simulation that has made previous SAR games so successful, while offering vastly improved graphics that feature a fully upgraded 3D engine from Renderware, all new missions and environments, and brand new game features that will make Coastal Heroes the most exciting and realistic Helicopter Rescue simulator ever released.

'MoH: Alied Assault Spearhead' - Demo Details

by Rainier on Nov. 6, 2002 @ 11:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

EA released some more details on the stand-alone demo for Medal of Honor Allied Assault Spearhead, the new expansion pack for Medal of Honor Allied Assault. The demo will be available Nov9, 2002 and can be found on the Medal of Honor Allied Assault website. The downloadable demo will feature the multiplayer level Malta, a level exclusive to the demo and not included in the full version of the game. Also included will be the Tug-of-War map Druckkammern. The Tug-of-War mode will allow players to compete in team-based combat to seize a set number of control points. The demo will also include four new skins for British, Russian, American and German troops as well as unveiling a new exclusive axis weapon (thanks Voodoo).

'Battle Realms: Winter Of The Wolf' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 7:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced that 'Battle Realms: Winter of the Wolf', developed by Thousand Oaks, CA based Liquid Entertainment, has shipped. Winter of the Wolf, co-published by Ubi Soft Entertainment and Crave Entertainment, is rated "T--Teen" for the PC. The game is available at retail stores nationwide for a suggested retail price of $29.99 with a $10 off discount with proof of purchase through mail-in rebate for current Battle Realms owners.

Horizons 'TradeSkills' - Movie

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 6:58 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Artifact Entertainment, developer and publisher of Horizons, one of the most anticipated PC games of 2003 is proud to present the latest video installment of the game's features for your viewing pleasure. In this trailer, Artifact Entertainment displays the tradeskill features essential to the thriving and succeeding in Horizons. Read more for links where to download it ...