Rainier's Articles


'Earth 2150: Lost Souls' Goes Gold - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First, Reality Pump and Zuxxez Entertainment are pleased to announce that Earth 2150: Lost Souls, the third chapter in the award-winning Earth 2150 trilogy, has gone gold.

'America's Army : Operations Airborne' Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Expected and as we mentioned yesterday a new patch for America's Army: Operations has been released. This update patch upgrades your version of America's Army : Recon from v1.1.1 to v1.2.0. It adds the Airborne School/Tour, Ranger School/Tour, weapon improvements, various other gameplay changes, and a handful of bugfixes. Read more for a detailed list and links where to grab this whopper....

'K. Hawk : Survival Instinct' - Features & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Only the right combination of strategy, stealth and fighting will lead to survival, in JoWooD Productions forthcoming tactical adventure game, K. Hawk - Survival Instinct out on the 25th October 2002 on PC CDROM. The gamer will find themselves in control of Lieutenant Kitty Hawk, a Navy SEAL and pilot whose helicopter has crash-landed on a remote island, somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. Kitty soon realises that escape from the island may be difficult. With the enemy defences ruling out any kind of rescue operation, Kitty must eliminate the island defences through any means possible. However, this is a stealth game, one move in the wrong direction and Kitty’s history. Going out all guns blazing is not an option.

'Knight Rider : The Game' (PC/PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 6:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A shadowy flight into the dangerous world of a man who does not exist. Michael Knight. A young loner on a crusade to champion the cause of the innocent, the helpless, the powerless, in a world of criminals who operate above the law …

Eve Online : The Second Genesis - First Look & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 11:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

"Eve Online: The Second Genesis" is a space trading / combat Massive Multiplayer Online Game (MMOG) for the PC. Developed by Crowd Control Production (CCP) of Reykjavik, Iceland, EVE ONLINE will allow upwards of 100,000 gamers to compete simultaneously across a full 3D galaxy which includes 5000 solar systems. We had a chance to meet up with the developers at a preview showing, had some hands on experience and snagged 30 some screens ... Njoy!

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Oblivion Lost - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 8:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: OBLIVION LOST will provide players with extremely dynamic gameplay of fast and tough combats, where players are to oppose dangerous and wise enemies, a large set of multifarious weaponry, possibility to control various machinery, incredible detailing and game world interactivity, story-driven single player with original team gameplay, a well-balanced multiplayer with numerous modes: DeathMatch, CTF, Cooperative, various team games and much more. Njoy the fresh screens ...

'Rainbow Six : Ravenshield' - Fansite Webkit Available

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 1:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has just let us know that they have released the neccesary tools for fans to create their own 'Rainbow Six : Ravenshield' fansite. The kit includes character art, sounds, logo's, fonts environments and so on ... Get it HERE

``Dragon's Lair`` Action Figures Are Available - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The wait has finally come to an end -- Digital Leisure in conjunction with AnJon, Inc. is proud to announce Dragon's Lair 3D Series One Action Figures are now available to own! Adults can relive their childhood and children of all ages can share in the magic of Dragon's Lair by collecting all four Series 1 Action Figures.

Sega Launches 'SEGA Sports Challenge Mode'

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2002 @ 12:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Who's got game? Continuing to tap into the emotional rivalry that goes hand in hand with SEGA Sports games, SEGA of America, Inc. today announced the new SEGA Sports Challenge mode for its SEGA Sports 2K3 lineup of games. Debuting first in "SEGA Sports NFL 2K3," the SEGA Sports Challenge lets players measure how they "stack up" against fellow gamers around the world through a newly-formed online community that posts rankings on Segasports.com. In addition to online multiplayer gameplay offered in many SEGA Sports 2K3 titles, the SEGA Sports Challenge is taking the competition to the next level by awarding top gamers with great SEGA Sports prizes.

New ``America's Army`` Update Coming This Week

by Rainier on Aug. 21, 2002 @ 11:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

America's Army just send out a press release to inform everybody the U.S. Army will release America's Army Airborne and Ranger Training Missions (60mb expansion pack) somewhere this week that will conclude the the initial Internet launch of the America's Army: Operations RECON edition. Read more for details...