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'Zoo Tycoon 2' Powered By NDL's Gamebryo Engine

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 8:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

NDL announced today from the 2004 Game Developers Conference (GDC), that Gamebryo is being used by Blue Fang Games LLC for the award-winning Zoo Tycoon sequel titled Zoo Tycoon 2. Gamebryo provides the graphics engine and tools to help companies like Blue Fang Games generate 3-D graphics without sacrificing the development time necessary to create compelling content and gameplay. Zoo Tycoon 2 is scheduled to ship for Windows this Fall.

'Desert Rats vs Afrika Korps' - Screens

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 8:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Desert Rats vs Afrika Korps is Real-Time Tactical game in full 3D with highly realistic graphics, real time shadows, localised damage effects, explosions, weather effects and much more. Missions range from recon operations in the desert and escort missions to large-scale sieges of desert fortresses. All missions start with a briefing, a recap of the historical background and a management phase. Read more to check out some new screens ..

'The Stalin Subway' Officially Announced - Screens

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 8:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

While we already revealed this weeks ago, Buka has now officially announced The Stalin Subway (under development at G5 Software, previously known for Fair Strike, Red Shark), a realistic first-person shooter which is set in Stalin's Moscow of fall 1952. Read more new screens...

'Armored Assault II: Stalingrad 1944' Revealed

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 3:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

iEntertainment Network Inc announced today that the new Armored Assault II Beta Development game can be played for FREE online in Massively Multiplayer online simulation gaming (MMOSG) at A brand new game, Armored Assault II: Stalingrad 1944 is in development and should be shipped over the next few months as this Development Beta assists in determining the features online player want most!

'Gumshoe Online' - Beta Test Sign-up

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 2:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Gumshoe Online is a point and click adventure game for the PC that transports the player back to the corrupt gangster-ridden streets of 1930's America. Played using a standard Internet browser, Gumshoe is available to anyone with an Internet connection. Read more for details ...

'Stalingrad' - Screens

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 2:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Stalingrad is a real-time strategy (developed by DTF Games) based on the modified Blitzkrieg engine. The game tells a story of one of the most dramatic periods of World War II and covers all major events from June 1942 till January 1943. The game consists out of two campaigns. During the first one players will lead the advancing German forces and after that will assume the role of a Soviet commander, whose aim is to liberate the city and smash the 6th Army of Wehrmacht

Buy 'Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow' (Xbox) and Win a Year Of Xbox Live

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 2:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Xbox Live and Ubisoft announced today that the companies will participate in a two-part promotion involving Xbox Live and Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 2:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 2:22 a.m. PST | 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 :

  • Rollercoaster Tycoon 3 - Trailer
  • Flatout - Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Sphere' - Screens

by Rainier on March 24, 2004 @ 1:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sphere is a MMORPG which immerses players into the world of medieval Europe where they have complete freedom to shape their own destiny. Read more for details and screens ...