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Various 'Game Trailers' Available NOW

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 4:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

'Gates Of Troy' Announced

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 12:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Gates Of Troy" is a Trojan themed expansion pack for SPARTAN, the award winning turn-based strategy game from Slitherine Software. Slitherine have been secretly working on "Gates Of Troy" for months and are now finally ready to announce it to the strategy gaming world.

'Far Cry' - SDK & New Patch Coming Soon

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 12:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft updated the official Far Cry website letting us know that they are working on the next patch (v1.2) for Crytek's FPS FarCry, and can be expected between June 7th-14th. Crytek is also working on the promised Mod SDK, also scheduled for released June 14th. Totop it all off the Win/Linux dedicated FarCry servers will be released between June 15th and June 18th. Of course we will have all the goodies on our fileserver network...

XS Games Brings 'Chicago 1930' To North America

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 12:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

By the creators of Desperados and Robin Hood, The Legend of Sherwood, Chicago 1930 will plunge players into the 30's and drag them from the Chicago shallows to a pretended respectable community. The Mafia rules the city. A special police task force is formed to take down his gang. This squad is managed by two cops. An open war breaks out throughout the city of Chicago. Now it’s your turn to choose your side! XS Games has signed Chicago 1930 for North American released, expected in stores June 18, 2004

'Impersonator' Tools For UT2004 Available NOW

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 11:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Epic Games and OC3 Entertainment released tools, samples, and documentation for Impersonator. Epic integrated a licensed version of the Impersonator speech and facial animation tool from OC3 Entertainment, making it easy for mod authors to create realistic and emotive talking characters. Impersonator support is integrated directly into the UT2004 game editor, UnrealEd, once UT2004 is patched to version 3204. Read more for download links ...

'Dark Age of Camelot: Catacombs' - Screens

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 11:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Catacombs" is an expansion pack for "Dark Age of Camelot" in which players are given the opportunity to explore underground cities – with attached adventuring areas – based on the backstory of one underground player race per Realm. Many of these new adventures will be instanced, giving the player the chance to explore the underground world of "Catacombs" on their own schedule. The expansion also introduces one new player class per Realm.

'Uru: The Path of the Shell' Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 10:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced that Uru: The Path of the Shell, the third and last piece of Myst's Uru adventure, will be available beginning July 13 for the PC at the manufacturer's suggested retail price of $19.99. Read more for details & screens ...

'Fight Club' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 8:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Due out in late 2004, Fight Club, developed by Genuine Games, is set to deliver an intense experience that will combine the characters, settings, artistic style, and story elements from the movie with a realistic fighting system that will appeal to both hardcore and casual gamers. Read more to check some new screens ...

'Call of Duty: United Offensive' - Screens

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 8:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers can enlist for a second tour of duty on the intense front lines of WWII with Call of Duty: United Offensive. Delivering a compelling, all-new single player campaign filled with new weapons, character abilities and other expanded features, Call of Duty: United Offensive also offers a robust multiplayer experience introducing new maps and modes of play. Read more for new screens ...

'JoWooD' Signs US Distribution Deal With 'Fluent Entertainment'

by Rainier on May 26, 2004 @ 8:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD announces a strategic alliance with the US developer/publisher Fluent Entertainment. The partnership shall include the acquisition of a non-controlling stake in JoWooD by Fluent, and the co-publishing of the other partner’s product portfolios by both partners. The long-term objective of the partnership with Fluent is to improve JoWooD’s presence in the strategically important US-market and to improve the sales potential for JoWooD’s proven product portfolio.