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Sony Announces 'Rise to Honor' (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 10:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the Fall 2003 release of Rise to Honor (working title), a fast-paced action-adventure game inspired by the excitement and cinematic styling of the Hong Kong action movie genre, developed exclusively for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system. Created by Sony Computer Entertainment America's Foster City Studio in collaboration with action star Jet Li (The One, Kiss of the Dragon, Lethal Weapon 4, The Bodyguard from Beijing, Fist of Legend, Shaolin Temple), Rise to Honor will immerse players into a chain of lethal missions that extend from Hong Kong to San Francisco.

Big Scale Racing - Big Screens Blow-Out!

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Big Scale Racing is a simulator-based, action packed, highly addictive and fun racing experience. With multi-player LAN options for up to eight drivers; split-screen two player mode or single player, BSR features an extremely advanced physics engine, realistically detail weather effects and a series of increasingly difficult tracks designed with the help of model race club experts. Check our whopping 48 new screens gallery!

'Space Empires IV GOLD' Update Patch Available NOW

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games announced today that the first Space Empires: IV Gold patch. This patch, v1.78, adds features and enhancements and fixes bugs. Besides fixing a number of small bugs, the AI has been tweaked and some additional fixes were added to TCP/IP play.

'Another War' Demo

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

There is a new demo available for download from Games Domain of the role-playing game, Another War. The demo is 233MB to grab and you find it here.

LucasArts Announces 'Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds Saga'

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts today announced Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds Saga, which gathers the popular real-time strategy Windows PC game Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds and its dynamic Episode II mission expansion Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds: Clone Campaigns in a single package. The value oriented Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds Saga, expected to release this October, will challenge players with more than 50 battle campaigns representing the classic and prequel Star Wars universe.

PS2 Review - Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance

by The Cookie Snatcher on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance is an entirely new action adventure experience opening the Baldur's Gate franchise to a much wider gaming community. This innovative game features a distinctive blend of action and adventure set in the most popular Dungeons & Dragons campaign setting, the FORGOTTEN REALMS. Faithful adaptation of the new Dungeons & Dragons rules set, customizable player characters and character development allows for an engrossing gameplay experience new to console gamers. Dramatic new spell effects and powerful new abilities have been included to add to the flavor of the action-packed game and assist the player in combat against the terrifying monsters found in the adventure.

No One Lives Forever 2 - Fansite Kit Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 8:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sierra Entertainment and Fox Interactive have put together a collection of graphics from their upcoming release: No One Lives Forever 2 - A Spy In H.A.R.M.'s Way. They're calling it a 'fansite kit' and it's loaded with close-up views of Cate Archer along with many of the upcoming characters, gadgets & weapons seen in NOLF2. A must for any NOLF enthusiast!

Sega GT 2002 - Car Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 8:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today we have 13 more pics from SEGA and of some garaged cars - if you're a Mercedes or Renault fan, it's your lucky day. Sega GT 2002 got a release date set to October 2002. Njoy the cars!

'Sub Rebellion' Coming Soon To PS2

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 7:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Metro3D, Inc. today announced that it has partnered with Developer Irem Software Engineering Inc. to introduce Sub Rebellion for the Sony PlayStation 2 game console. This fast-paced 3-dimensional submarine exploration shooter, which was released as -U- Underwater Unit in Japan this May 2002, is slated for a U.S. release in October 2002, and features a "Teen" ESRB Rating.

'Duke Nukem Advance' (GBA) Invades Retail Stores

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 7:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. is proud to announce that Duke Nukem Advance is currently available at retailers in North America. Developed by Torus Games and published by Take-Two Interactive, Duke Nukem Advance continues the expansion of the long-standing and successful Duke Nukem franchise. Duke Nukem Advance is Duke's first appearance on Gameboy Advance. Expect a review SOON ;)

No One Lives Forever 2 - New Wallpapers

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 6:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

NOLF Girl just let us know that there are a whopping 17 new wallpapers available on NOLF for you to enjoy. Showing off some of the characters you might to go give them a peek if you are hard up for some new material ... check them out ...

'Platoon' - New Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 1:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yesterday we tossed up some screens, story and features from Monte Cristo's upcoming title Platoon.. Today the official announcement is out. Read more below for full announcement and a huge (55 miscs) screenshots gallory.. Njoy!

'TUROK' Trading Identities Is All The Rage

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 12:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Guess how many people have applied to change their names to "Turok"?? No, go on, guess.

Acclaim UK invited applications to take part in a project known as Identity Marketing, whereby individuals will change their names by deed poll to Turok, the hero in the title of Acclaim's epic new release, Turok: Evolution. In a little over 12 hours, over 3,000 people have applied to swap their identities for those of a video game character and new applications are being submitted to the website that is dedicated to this project at the rate of 20-30 per minute.

1503 A.D. Exclusive Wallpapers

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 11:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Time for a change for you and your desktop: This day we offer four new exclusive motives. So adorn your desktop with a touch of 1503 A.D.!

Beam Breakers, Republic & Dragon's Lair 3D - Trailers

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

There is a Dragon's Lair 3D trailer at, showing the cel-shaded third-person action adventure by DragonStone Software in motion. The movie requires a 30.2 MB download in MPEG format and offers two minutes of introductory and action-packed gameplay footage. The official Beam Breakers site offers a new Beam Breakers trailer of this futuristic flying car racing game by German developers Similis. You can download or stream the movie in four different resolutions (7-10 MB), and it sports a minute of DivX footage introducing the game's premise and showing some fast-paced gameplay. Elixir Studios' offers downloads of a new Republic: the Revolution movie trailer in high quality DivX format (47.5 MB) as well as medium quality AVI format (27.0 MB) but both in 320x240 resolution, showing the game's setting, detailed cities and more in some two and a half minutes of in-engine footage. (Thanks Blues)

'LMA Manager 2003' For Xbox/PS2 This Autumn

by Thomas on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As the new football season kicks off, Codemasters is poised to capture every football player’s accurate statistics in preparation for LMA Manager 2003, due for Xbox and PlayStation 2 this autumn. LMA Manager 2003 will be the first management game available with the correct team line-ups and individual player details for the 2002/2003 season.

'Xenus' - Developer Chat

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 2:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you'd like to chat with developers of Xenus go to on 15th of August, Thursday, 15.00 (CET). Although chat board is russian, questions in english are possible.

Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 1:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

"Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner" is an entirely new 3D adventure from producer Hideo Kojima and character designer Yoji Shinkawa, the creative team behind the celebrated Zone of the Enders and Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty. In ZOE2, players are once again thrown into an interplanetary conflict, but this time the stakes are even higher, as the fate of Jupiter and Mars are held in the balance.

The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers (xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 14, 2002 @ 1:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

One ring to rule them all… Based on New Line Cinema's epic adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic fantasy novels, The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers video games will integrate cinema and gameplay to deliver an epic interactive experience. In the game, players will be able to relive the most memorable movie moments from the first two films, "The Fellowship of the Ring" and "The Two Towers."