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Celtic Kings - New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 11:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Celtic Kings is a real-time strategy game with online multiplayer features that mixes strategy and role-playing elements. The adventure takes place in ancient Gaul where four mighty forces battle for power: the brave Gauls, the mighty Romans, the vicious Teutons and the mysterious Druids who `weave the patterns` that make nations prosper and decay. 12 new screens to enjoy ;)

MechWarrior 4 : Clan 'Mech Pak' Goes Gold

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 11:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"MechWarrior 4" fans should prepare for another high-powered attack from the Clan forces as Microsoft Game Studios announced that the "MechWarrior 4: Clan 'Mech Pak" has gone gold and will arrive in stores in early August.

Ternary Software Launches Ternary Studios

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 10:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Software development consulting firm Ternary Software recently announced its entrance into the game development space with the launch of its new division, Ternary Studios.

Galleon : Island Of The Mystery (Xbox/Gamecube) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 9:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Galleon can be summed up in a single phrase: THE VOYAGES OF SINBAD. The game is set across six unique islands that will take the player from the bustling port of Ackbah to islands populated with giant monsters, evil slave lords and of course damsels in distress in a story of intrigue, magic, love, obsession and revenge.

Run Like Hell (Ps2) - New Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 9:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The state-of-the-art title will contain real 3D environments, feature incredibly dynamic camera angles throughout, and take place entirely from a third person perspective. Veterans of both the small and big screens, Lance Henriksen, Clancy Brown and Cree Summer, have all lent the voices to this high profile project. It’s been likened to an Aliens™ versus The Thing™ action-adventure. And in this world, there are things far worse than death. Freaky, but looking good!

'WWE WrestleMania X8' (GameCube) - New Screens

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 8:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Play as top Superstars including newcomers Rob Van Dam, Booker T and Hollywood Hulk Hogan. Compete in six different venues including SmackDown!, Raw and the ultimate extravaganza, WrestleMania. Finally, relive the rich history surrounding WrestleMania and compete for championship glory through a host of match types including death-defying TLC matches or legendary Hell in a Cell match-ups... Read more to check out these new wrestling screens for GameCube!

MX Superfly (GC) - Screens & Features

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 8:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Once again THQ released some screens from the upcoming combination of motocross, supercross and freestyle game for GameCube, MX Superfly. Check out some fancy screens below together with some features!

'Alien vs. Predator' & 'Return To Castle Wolfenstein' Coming To The Big Screen

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 8:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Talk about a clash of the titans: British filmmaker Paul Anderson ("Resident Evil") will write and direct "Alien vs. Predator," a 20th Century Fox project based on a popular video game, Variety reports (thanks Shacknews). Columbia Pictures is returning to the video game well once more -- this time for "Return to Castle Wolfenstein." (thanks Homelan).

Radica Announces The 'Xbox Compact Pro'

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 8:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Radica UK Ltd, the UK's number 1 third party manufacturer of peripherals* under the highly rated Gamester brand has announced the UK launch of their latest Xbox controller. Designed and developed in house by a team of leading designers, the Compact Pro will provide gamers with a high quality alternative to standard sized Xbox controllers. Further advances have also been made to ensure that Compact Pro will appeal to the most hardcore of gamers, including rubberised thumbsticks with increased resistance and modified action buttons.

Are You Ready For 'PainKiller' - Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 7:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Painkiller is a pure first person action shooter supported by an adventure-based plot and is currently being developed for the PC. Adrenaline-pumping gameplay, a gripping storyline, and visually striking backdrops propel Painkiller into a league of its own. Today we scored 2 exclusive screens showing some of the graphical splendor we can expect in this shooter! Njoy

WWE Raw (XB) - Screens & Features

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 7:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Feel the pain, intensity and glory of the World Wrestling Entertainment in excruciating detail with WWE Raw for Xbox. THQ today released a bunch of screenshots and game features for this upcoming fighting game for XBox. Read more below!

Obsessive Queuer Set To Smash World Record

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 6:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Thursday 18th July 2002, sees the start of a record-breaking attempt by obsessive queuer, Jason Read who is set to place himself in the record books for the longest time anyone has ever queued for a computer game.

Gast - Screens & Features

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 6:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mindscape is pleased to announce the release of the adventure game, Gast. Gast is created by Swedish developer, Idol FX AB, featuring a small ghost lost in a haunted Amusement Park. Gast will be available for PC CD-Rom in September 2002

Got Game To Publish 'Dark Space' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on July 15, 2002 @ 6:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment and Palestar today announced a publishing agreement for "DarkSpace," a massively multiplayer online strategy game that puts the player in command of a massive starship. The retail version will incorporate new levels of game play, as well as offer a one-month free trial subscription.

'Mobile Forces' - New Screens & MP Map Available NOW

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 6:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Later on today there will be a new MP map released for Real Time Worlds and Rage Software's multiplayer FPS Mobile Forces. Homelan got some exclusive new screenshots from the new level, which takes place at a space shuttle launch complex.

Update: The map is now available for download and supports all eight gameplay modes, and requires a 14.4 MB download. You can download the map here!

The Watchmaker - Screens & Story

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 4:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

GMX Media has today announced its final game for the year 2002 – The Watchmaker. The Watchmaker is a new adventure title featuring real-time 3D graphics: a compelling story which embodies the true evolution of adventure gaming, introducing brand new situations and techniques. This game is already out in the US, apparently, but euro-adventurers must wait till September.

Rally Fusion: RoC (PS2/XB/GC) - Facts & Images

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 4:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Rally Fusion : Race Of Champions" pushes off-road racing to the brake-screaming, mud-slinging limits by combining incredibly realistic physics, action, damage, cars and tracks with explosive visuals. Players must put their driving skills to the ultimate test as they battle it out for the Race of Champions crown.. Check out this new fact sheet and drool at some nice photos/screens below!

CDV To Release 'Combat Mission 2' In Europe - Screens

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 2:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CDV Software Entertainment has today signed the rights to publish Combat Mission 2: Barbarossa to Berlin throughout Europe. Due to be released during September 2002, the game is the sequel to one of the most popular strategy games of recent times – and one that has consistently scored in the high 80s and 90s.

Rebellion To Release 'Judge Dredd vs. Judge Death'

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 11:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NDA Productions, the international development business unit of Vivendi Universal Publishing's games division (VU Games), is proud to announce that it has signed a publishing deal with Oxford-based super-developer Rebellion, to release the much-anticipated Judge Dredd vs. Judge Death game.

'Face of Mankind' Marko Dieckmann Interview

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 10:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under Interviews

Today we managed to ambush Marko Dieckmann of Duplex Systems and fired off some questions about their upcoming LithTech engine powered massively multiplayer RPG, Face of Mankind....

Face of Mankind is a upcoming massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) "developed by Duplex Systems" within a persistent world. Thousands of players throughout the world can compete in this realistic and futuristic world of the 24th century. It combines an epic story-driven mission system over years with a complex economic system which can also affect the story deeply.. Read more below for the interview!

Valhalla - Fairytale of the Gods

by Thomas on July 15, 2002 @ 10:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Valhalla - Fairytale of the Gods is an interactive point-and-click adventure game where the player takes upon the role of a fallen Viking who arrives at Valhalla only to discover that everything is chaos! The famous gods in Valhalla have lost their valuable possessions: Thor has lost his hammer and his belt of strength. Odin has lost is valuable spear and all the other gods are missing their invaluable items too! Unless you have the courage, strength and wits to retrieve the lost items, the horrible creatures of darkness will attack Valhalla, and the beauty of Asgard will perish! You decide the destiny of Valhalla. Full story below including a ingame shot!