Rainier's Articles

Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne - 'Château' Map

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2003 @ 3:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Modteam TheHunted has converted it's Max Payne 'Chateau' level, scene from The Matrix Reloaded movie, to work with Max Payne 2. The Château is a very small map for Max Payne 2, based on The Matrix Reloaded Movie. The new map also features a few new sounds and music, and a few gameplay tweaks (thanks gamers.nl). Read more for download links ...

'Pool Paradise' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2003 @ 2:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Pool Paradise, developed by Archer and the team at Awesome Studios, offers the most comprehensive Pool simulation ever. Players spend their days playing pool on an amazing fully-animated South Pacific island where sun rises and falls from day to night whilst the sea rolls ashore and the palm trees blow sway in the cool ocean breeze. Archer Maclean's Pool Paradise will be released on PlayStation 2, Game Cube, Xbox and PC in March 2004, and sees the reunion of the code genius and Jimmy White for their fourth collaborative title. Read more for details & screens ...

'Medal of Honor: Rising Sun' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2003 @ 3:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Pack your gear, head to the Pacific, and fight Japanese imperialism in Medal of Honor Rising Sun. In this installment of the top-selling Medal of Honor series, Marine Corporal Joseph Griffin must endure some of the fiercest battles fought during WWII; crucial assignments ranging from surviving the devastating attack on Pearl Harbor, destroying the Bridge over the River Kwai, a midnight raid on Guadalcanal, and triumphing in the final showdown with Colonel Shima. Check these new screens ...

'Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2003 @ 3:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The expansion pack to the award-winning RPG of 2002 unveils an all-new campaign that will challenge players to explore and fight their way through nine spectacular areas, including an expansive new jungle region, as they unravel the rich history and mystery of the world of Aranna. Njoy the new screens...

'Codename: Panzers' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 2, 2003 @ 3:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Stormregion, who have previously developed highly acclaimed S.W.I.N.E., made massive tanks a crucial element in this tactical combat action title set in World War II. Russian, German and Allied troops fight in three campaigns and more than 30 breath taking single player missions. Over a hundred authentic 3D vehicles are at disposal as well as a wide range of ground troops. Check these new screens... (thanks Achim @ producedby.de)

'Space Hack' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 1, 2003 @ 4:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Space Hack is a sci-fi RPG/action title with Diablo-inspired gameplay mechanics. The storyline puts you on board of a quite 'peculiar' spaceship, trapped inside a space warp. Being a tough guy, whose axe is almost as quick as his wit, it's not surprising that you promptly find yourself confronting angry monsters, one wave after another. Space Hack is scheduled to be released in first half of 2004. Read more for a few new screens ...

'Broken Sword The Sleeping Dragon' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 1, 2003 @ 4:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Revolution Software has announced that the European version of their action/adventure game 'Broken Sword The Sleeping Dragon' (distributed by THQ) has reached gold status and they are on track for a November 14 street date (except for the Italian Xbox version which will be out November 21). The North American version, distributed by the Adventure Company, is very close.

'The King Of Fighters Ex2: Howling Blood' (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 1, 2003 @ 4:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Are you prepared for the fight of your life? Do you think you're ready to enter the latest KING of FIGHTERS tournament!? If the answer is yes, then "The King of Fighters EX2: Howling Blood" will definitely satisfy your inner warrior! This new portable version features a refined fighting system, 6 modes of play and 3 exclusive characters not in any other King of Fighters game. Read more to check some screens ...

'Need for Speed Underground' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 1, 2003 @ 3:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Enter the world of urban street racing and high performance tuner cars with the latest title in the hit Need for Speed series: Need for Speed Underground. Take on today’s most popular tuner cars from Mitsubishi Motors, Subaru, Toyota and many more, building the ultimate street machine by earning cash to pay for custom body kits and a host of licensed car performance mods. But just creating a custom street racing machine will not get you to the top; it takes a certain amount of attitude and razor sharp driving skills to compete in the tough world of urban racing. Check out them shiny screens!

'Crashday' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 1, 2003 @ 3:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Crashday puts the player in a world of stunts, dents and adrenalin. His task is to scrap his vehicle with breathtaking stunts or to wreck cars in aggressive street races, showing his opponents that they made a fatal mistake in choosing him as their enemy. The battle setting place in maps partly created by the player is sponsored by a crazy video shop owner who sells new vehicles, weapons and other upgrades from time to time. Read more for screens ...