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Kemco Brings 'Yager' (PC/Xbox) To North America

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 9:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After more than 2 years Yager is FINALLY coming to North America. Kemco announced today that they have signed a publishing agreement with Yager Development Team to bring the long awaited shooter to North America, expected in stores September 2004. With 22 levels, this 3rd or 1st person sci-fi flight action shooter will be sure to please. With free roaming huge levels, intense flying action, and an involving storyline, Xbox/PC fans everywhere are in for a treat. Read more for details ...

'Kick Off' Developer Signs On For New Soccer Game

by Rainier on June 15, 2004 @ 9:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

An agreement between games developer DC-Studios and games guru Dino Dini is set to show football videogames the red card. Dino Dini is the godfather of the football game genre and creator of some of the most influential football games ever to appear on home computers and games consoles. His most famous games include Kick Off, Player Manager, Goal and Dino Dini's Football. Read more for details ...

'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.