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Earth & Beyond - Update News

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 9:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood Studios announced today that it will release a content update of Earth & Beyond this month that includes several new missions, high-level items, new information on trade goods, and enhancements to the embedded browser. Earth & Beyond is an online role-playing galaxy that is published by Electronic Arts under the EA GAMES brand.

'Tony Tough & The Night Of Roasted Moths' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 8:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment today announced that its upcoming PC adventure game, "Tony Tough and the Night of Roasted Moths" went gold last week and will hit retail shelves on Halloween. With a title like that, GOT to get it ;)

'The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers' (PS2) On Its Way To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 7:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today the North American release of The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers video game for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system and revealed plans to bring this highly-anticipated title to the Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube later this year. The Nintendo Game Boy Advance version will ship on Tuesday, November 12.

Dreamcatcher Ships 'Iron Storm' To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 5:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher Interactive announced today that it has shipped the epic battle game, Iron Storm on PC in North America. Set amidst an extended 1st World War (still going strong in 1964), Iron Storm gives the gamer new weapons and modern technology to reap havoc on the Russo-Mongol tyrants.

Hitman 2 - Walkthrough

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you are stuck in Hitman2 (or just want to cheat), then pregaming has the solution for you. PreGaming has a complete walkthrough for all versions so you will no longer have any problems finding your way in the game. Get it HERE

'Icewind Dale II' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Isle Studios just let us know that they have released a new patch for their recently released RPG game, Ice Wind Dale II. This patch upgrades your retail copy to v2.01 and is for the ENGLISCH versions only, international patches will come later. This patch addresses a slew of fixes, tweaks, spells, interface updates and tons more. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to grab this puppy...

'Battlefield: 1942' - Patch Update

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official Battlefield: 1942 web site has posted up another of their weekly updates concerning the upcoming 1.2 patch for Digital Illusions and Electronic Arts' best selling WWII multiplayer shooter. While there is still no word on a release date for the patch, they did say that improvements in the game's client prediction will have to wait for another patch down the road (thanks Homelan).

Several Game Patches Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters has released a new patch for Prisoner of War, if you are running WinMe or Win98 then get this update off the Codemasters downloads page. It address a problem with the wrong language chosen by the launcher and a problem where the launcher may start minimized. There is also a Privateer's Bounty patch available, updating the game to v1.04.151. This upgrade addresses improves multiplayer stability, a couple of bugs, damaged system and long distance views of the models. A few weeks after the English patch, there is now a German patch for Ghost Recon, likewise updating this edition of the squad-based tactical shooter by Red Storm Entertainment to version 1.3. As before, this release adds a huge number of changes, including gameplay, graphics, AI, editor and multiplayer improvements and fixes.

The Cube Traveller - Info & Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Cube Traveller is the answer to every Nintendo GameCube owners' dreams. It is a carry bag which not only houses everything the gamer needs to take the GameCube on the move, but also acts as a platform to allow in-car gaming when used in conjunction with the 4Gamers 5.6 inch LCD Game Screen (SPC601).

'Medal of Honor Allied Assault : Spearhead' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 3:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Medal of Honor Allied Assault Expansion Pack for the PC represents a unique addition to the Medal of Honor franchise. Players will assume the role of Sgt. Jack Barnes as he endures the final months of World War II, from Operation Overlord to the Battle of the Bulge and culminating with the fall of Berlin. The Medal of Honor Allied Assault Expansion Pack combines nine expansive single-player levels with over 12 new multi-player maps and includes new locations, new weapons, and new soldiers. 35 new screens from EA .. Njoy!