Rainier's Articles


Dark Age of Camelot European Beta test commences TODAY

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 8:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With Dark Age of Camelot becoming the fastest selling MMORPG title ever released, selling in excess of 100,000 units in its first week and holding the top spot in the U.S charts for 3 weeks, GOA and Wanadoo are preparing for the European launch on 1st February 2002.

Another War - Updated Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 8:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

a few days ago we announced that original "Mortyr" developers Cenega were secretly working on another game .. Today we bring you a ton load of new screens to give you a better view of what the game looks like ... All we can say is .. keep up the good work .. its looking excellent!

Jade Cocoon 2 - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 7:58 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A few screens from Ubisoft's upcoming Jade Cocoon 2. Scheduled for mid December (in time for Santa). There is also a website in case you want to snoop around ..

The Kohan Community grows

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 5:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TimeGate Studios announced their recent efforts to further develop and strengthen the Kohan community, since the release of Kohan: Ahriman's Gift earlier this month.

SEGA Europe Dreamcast players to choose own ISP

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 5:46 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Sega Europe, Ltd. today announced that it will enable Dreamcast consoles to be opened so users can select their own ISP for interactive gaming and internet access. Sega Europe will stop being the exclusive provider of Dreamcast internet access services in European territories.

The 4 Kings Clan are Crowned Kings of UK Professional Gaming

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 12:13 p.m. PST | Filed under News

After 3 attempts 4 Kings, the well known counterstrike clan, won the AMD UK Qualifier for the Cyberathlete Professional League World Championships held at The Playing Fields. After a hard day and night of intense competition they overcame competitor clan Nocturne in the finals to win a free trip to Dallas to represent the UK at The Cyberathlete Professional League World Championships and the chance to win part of the $150,000 cash prize purse on offer.

Cossacks 'The Art Of War' - Episode 1 - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 12:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Four hundred years ago, mainland Europe resounded to the sounds of bloody battles, as nations were created and fell, fortunes made and lost, and new military tactics were developed. Cossacks: The Art of War recreates these battles on an epic scale.

Microsoft Xbox - No Real Xtras

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 11:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Chipworks Inc., a world-class leading supplier of reverse engineering services for the semiconductor and electronics market, today comments on the technical innovations, or lack of, in the Microsoft Xbox.

Gumball 3000 hits the PlayStation 2

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 10:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Welcome to the insane world of Gumball 3000, the fastest cars, the most hazardous and hostile terrains, and the most outrageous and hedonistic parties. It really is the experience of a lifetime.

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 21, 2001 @ 10:41 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Inspired by the phenomenal success of its multi-award winning Jedi Knight action game series, LucasArts announces the long awaited sequel, Star Wars Jedi Outcast: Jedi Knight II. The return to one of interactive entertainment's most successful game series will feature a partnership between LucasArts and Activision, Inc., through its developer Raven Software, which will result in the incorporation of the acclaimed QIII Arena engine in the development of Jedi Outcast. Raven Software has created many critically celebrated action titles.