Rainier's Articles


'Shrek' Comes To The GBA - Facts and Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 6:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive Europe, a division of TDK Recording Media Europe S.A., today announced the first stages of development for a Game Boy Advance version of the smash hit movie 'Shrek'. This development follows the huge success of 'Shrek - Fairy Tale Freakdown' for the Game Boy Color in the US, where it became the fifth best selling Game Boy Color title for the first half of June 2001.

UbiSoft Announces 'Settlers 4' GOLD Edition

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2002 @ 11:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft let us know that end of March we can expect the GOLD edition of Settlers IV. For the first time all parts of Settlers IV will be added in one package deal. And not only that. The Gold edition will include : Settlers IV, Mission Pack, the Addon "The Trojans and the Elixir of Power", the 2 minigames 'Smack a Thief' and 'Dark Side' as well as several dozen new multiplayer maps. The cd will also contain new Wallpapers and skins for WinAmp and ICQ.

WarLord Battlecry II - Screenshot Gallery

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2002 @ 10:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

WarLord Battlecry II is the newest creation in the Warlord series from SSG/UbiSoft. In this Fantasy - Real Time Strategy game you play the main character - a true hero! If you engage in battles, acquire new abilities, spells and levels you will become the most powerful warrior in the Etheria realm. A singular mixture of role play and real time strategy the gameplay will engulf you in a Fantasy World. Release date : end of March.

Outlaw Golf (xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2002 @ 6:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Earlier today we announced the XBOX version of Outlaw Golf (distributed by MicroSoft/developed by Simon&Schuster) and here are a bunch of screens so you can see what its all about ... If you ask me it looks pretty weird.. Njoy

Nightcaster (Xbox) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 10:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nightcaster is a fast and furious action adventure game featuring intensely addictive real-time spell combat and exploration. You play as Arran, a young boy chosen by the force of Light, who grows in age, skill and magical powers as he progresses throughout the game. Throughout his quest, Arran must find and learn over 40 different spells for combat against more than 30 different types of enemy creatures. Arran’s ultimate goal: to defeat the forces of Darkness and bring light back into the world.

Conflict Zone (PS2) - Art & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 9:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Some art, Cut-scene shots and a few in game screens from UbiSoft's upcoming strategy title "Conflict Zone" for the PlayStation 2 .. We seen this title on the PC and Dreamcast already and it kicks ass, so be sure to pick up the PS2 version end March.

'Die Hard - Nakatomi Plaza' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 9:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Here are the first screens from the upcoming First Person Shooter by Sierra/Fox Interactive based on the "Die Hard I" movie. It follows the same story line as the movie and even has the same jokes/funny remarks Bruce Willis makes. So far the game looks pretty good and is fun to play! Being a big Bruce Willis fan i cant wait to get my hands on the full version!

'Grids of Fury' Available Now! - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 8:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

"Grids of Fury" ... a high-quality OpenGL 3D arcade game from Crystal Interactive... the best way you can think to explain it is if you took the basic gameplay elements of Pacman and threw them in the blender with an arcade racer. Sounds like an odd "mix"? Check out the screens. A demo is also available, find some links below...

C&C Renegade - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 6:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Now this is a title i am eagerly awaiting!! Its getting closer to game time! Thanks to havocide for allowing us a peek at a beta test version ... check out these puppies!

Ghost Recon 'Desert Siege' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 6:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

UbiSoft's upcoming mission addon for Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon is well under way ... Now that they have fixed a boat load of flaws in the update patch released yesterday we are all ready to hunt Ben El Salami in the Desert Siege missions ... Check the screens .. it sure looks sandy our there ...