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'Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude' (ALL) Announced- Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 28, 2003 @ 10:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

VUGames announced today that the next installment in the best-selling Leisure Suit Larry franchise, Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude is scheduled for release on next-generation consoles and the PC in late 2004. The Leisure Suit Larry videogame franchise began in 1987 with The Land of the Lounge Lizards, the first of seven games in the series. Since then, the Leisure Suit Larry games have sold more than 35 millions of units worldwide and its games are considered collector items. Read more for details and the first 3 screens and in-game footage trailer ....

'Full Spectrum Warrior' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 28, 2003 @ 10:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Full Spectrum Warrior is based on a light infantry-training simulator designed by Pandemic Studios for the U.S. Army as a tool to reinforce Army doctrine and squad tactics amongst troops. Full Spectrum Warrior is a squad-based, tactical-action game that delivers the experience of squad level command in the heat of battle. Check a few new screens ...

'Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 28, 2003 @ 3:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Engage in this saga set in the Golden Age of the Republic - over 4,000 years before the first Star Wars film, when both Jedi and Sith number in the thousands. With the Galaxy reeling from a recent conflict with the Dark Lords, the ongoing battle between the Jedi and the Sith rages on. Your actions determine the outcome of this colossal galactic war - and your destiny as a Jedi. Check the new screens ...

'Max Payne 2' - Bonus Chapter Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 28, 2003 @ 3:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Rockstar/Remedy Entertainment have released the 2 bonus "Dead Man Walking" chapters for their recently released action game Max Payne 2. These bonus levels are Upper East Side & Mona's Playground, Dead Man Walking gameplay mode is only unlocked after you've completed the game for the first time. Read more for details and download links ...

'The Sims Makin' Magic' - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 28, 2003 @ 2:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Beware! Your Sims have Magic! In The Sims Makin’ Magic Expansion Pack, your Sims are granted magical powers to cast playful or mischievous spells. Venture to an all-new magical, carnival-themed destination, experience exciting new gameplay, gain over 175 new items, and encounter a whole new cast of quirky characters in this powerful pack of magical high jinx. See what happens when the fate of the Sims is challenged and magic spells are cast with good or bad intentions. In The Sims Makin’ Magic, expect the unexpected. Check the new magical screens & trailer ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 28, 2003 @ 2:51 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Quake 3: True Combat' - Mod Update Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 27, 2003 @ 9:33 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Team Terminator has taken the best and most advanced of the 3rd party maps out there, piled them together with stable new server configs and a working mapcycle and is proud to release Quake 3: True Combat 1.1 to the public. This patch will resolve some of the rather ugly broken cycles and screwed settings on the server thus giving more reliabilty and enjoyabilty to you. Read more for download links ...

'Elite Force 2' - Dedicated Linux Server Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 27, 2003 @ 8:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ritual Entertainment has released the Linux dedicated server for Activision's sci-fi FPS Elite Force 2. These files will allow game admins to set up dedicated linux servers (thanks Ritualistic). Read more for download links ...

'Acclaim' & 'Dave Mirra' Resolve Issues

by Rainier on Oct. 27, 2003 @ 8:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Acclaim today announced that Dave Mirra, the world’s premiere BMX athlete and the Company have amicably resolved their differences surrounding a contract dispute between the parties.

'Fugitive Hunter: War on Terror' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 27, 2003 @ 7:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Fugitive Hunter: War on Terror, players assume the role of Jake Seaver, a former Navy Seal and current Fugitive Recovery Agent. The story begins during a covert mission on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border in 1999. Seaver's helicopter is shot down and his team is lost in the crash. Barely escaping with his life, Seaver returns to Miami, the headquarters for the Criminal Interdiction and Fugitive Recovery (CIFR). He must now focus on his next mission, although he never forgets the failed mission and the deaths of his teammates. Read more for a fresh batch of screens ...