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'Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza' Delayed

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 9:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza is the first-person shooter based on the first Die Hard movie. Today Havas Interactive let us know that the game has been delayed until 26th April 2002.

'Another War' Developer Interview

by Rainier on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 9:00 p.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Today we scored an interview with one of the Polish developers working on "Another War', a very promising isometric WWII RPG game. A preview of the game is in the works so be on the look out for that. A developer with a message always makes for an interesting read!

'Diggles: The Myth of Fenris' Demo Available Now

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 8:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First announced today that a 114 MB demo for their upcoming real-time strategy game, Diggles: The Myth of Fenris is now available for download from Gigex. This demo will take you on an adventure under the earth where you will lead the Diggles on a quest to defeat a dragon that is eating members of the VooDoo clan. This is just a taste of what Diggles has to offer. Grab it HERE.

Moto Racer 3 Thrusts Players Into 2-Wheeled Racing Exhilaration

by Rainier on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 7:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

You’re gonna want to grab your helmets, because Moto Racer 3 is in stores now, and you’re in for some serious road-rash without it! Don’t forget to invite your friends, Motor Racer 3 features up to 8 bikes via LAN or the internet!

Bandits In A Virtual World - Neocron On UK TV

by Rainier on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 6:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Thumb Bandits will be giving viewers a glimpse of the future with Neocron on Channel Four. On Saturday 16th February at 12.35a.m. UK viewers will get the chance to preview the highly anticipated MMORPG Neocron for the first time on Channel 4s, Thumb Bandits.

Might and Magic IX - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 5:45 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Worldwide, broadswords are being sharpened, shields given a new lick of Brasso and beards excitedly fluffed as word spreads that Might and Magic, one of the most highly-acclaimed fantasy RPG series in computer gaming, is about to be given its ninth life with the release of Might and Magic IX in March 2002. We have ten new screens for you to check out!

Heroes of Might and Magic IV - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 5:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Like its predecessors, Heroes of Might and Magic IV features highly detailed fantasy worlds in a battle for territory and resources. However, this latest release showcases an all-new Height-Map Terrain Editor which allows players to create their own graphically-elevated levels and a completely random scenario and map guarantees no two games are ever the same. Today 3DO was so kind and send over nine fresh new screens. Read more below to check them out!

Ubi Soft and Sabrina Will Bewitch You! (GBA)

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 5:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment, one of the world’s largest video game publishers, and Archie Comic Publications, Inc. along with Viacom Consumer Products, the licensing division of Paramount Television, today announced an exclusive licensing agreement for Ubi Soft to develop and publish a game based on the popular television series SABRINA, THE TEENAGE WITCH. The title for the Game Boy Advance covers all countries, and is expected to ship worldwide in the fall of 2002.

NEOCRON - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 2:45 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by Reakktor Media, Neocron is a MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) set in a post-apocalyptic metropolis that promises to set standards in its genre. Already dubbed as a Deus Ex in a Blade Runner environment, Neocron promises real-time combat, a unique character skill system and more Sci-Fi upgrades than a typical Star Destroyer. We have four new tasty screens that you can check out below!

FaitH Beta Test

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 1:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dragon Claw Studio let us know that they now accepting beta test applications for their massively multiplayer web-based strategy and role-playing game, FaitH. Find out more and sign up HERE!

New Burut Site Design & Forum

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 10:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Burut, developers of Kreed and GoldenLand have totally redone their official site in a new manner. Now all the information is available in 4 languages and they also tossed up a forum for these two upcoming titles. Check it out!

Blood, Sweat, Tears and Bruises

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 10:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Taste the PAIN with the face damage in Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing. The PAIN (Polymorphic And Interpolative Node-mapping) damage engine, created especially for Codemasters’ Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing, delivers dynamic visuals of boxers’ faces that show off the game’s promise of being the most intense boxing experience on consoles.

The birth Of A 'Breed' Soldier

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 10:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The science fiction shooter BREED by Brat Designs, to be released the 2nd half of 2002, will skillfully blend addictive, accessible, free-roaming gameplay with state-of-the-art technology to expand not only the game potential but also the player’s perceived freedom within the game world. Today the official site for Breed is updated with an example for the development process in the form of USC GRUNT (Genetically Revived UNiversal Tactical Sentient).

Sonic Adventure 2 Battle (GameCube) - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 10:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sega send over 16 rather fuzzy screenshots from their upcoming Game Cube title, Sonic Adventure 2 Battle. Check them out below!

Shadow of Destiny Hits PC

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 9:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Seems like we missed to toss this announcement up, but here it is anyway.. Konami of America, Inc. announced today that its successful PlayStation 2 adventure game, Shadow of Destiny, will be released for the PC in April 2002. Originally released in Spring 2001, Shadow of Destiny has received numerous accolades for its rich story line and stunning graphics.

Freedom Force Nudies

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 9:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

XGR tossed up a bunch of new screens from press the build of the 3D tactical RPG, Freedom Force, that is in the works at Irrational Games.

Star Trek: Bridge Commander Demo

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 9:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Fileplanet is now mirroring the Star Trek: Bridge Commander Demo. The demo is 120 MB to grab and you can find it HERE. It´s also available on the official site for Bridge Commander. The demo requires 350 MB of uncompressed temporary space to install (but requires only 275 MB of permanent hard drive space to run).

Renegade Demo Info

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 8:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today, Westwood Studios and GameSpy Arcade will be holding an official multiplay demo of Command & Conquer Renegade. GameSpy Arcade will be the exclusive download site and host for the demo, which includes one multiplayer map, and will allow full access to all 28 characters, 23 weapons, and 11 vehicles available in the team-based C&C Mode. The demo will be found on FilePlanet!

Update: Westwood Studios has released the playable demo now for Command & Conquer: Renegade, its recently gone gold first person shooter. Grab the demo true the link above or head over to to download it.