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NOLF 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way - Playable Teaser Level

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 9:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monolith, Fox and Sierra has released a great new playable teaser for the upcoming PC FPS - NOLF 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way. The teaser level is set in Akron, Ohio and sees our chick-in-charge, Cate Archer, battling ninjas while trying to avoid a rampaging tornado! Cate has come to Akron, Ohio, in search of clues relating to Project: Omega, an enigmatic Soviet plot that threatens to bring about World War III. When her mission takes a sudden turn for the unexpected, she finds herself in a trailer park with ninja assassins all around and a tornado closing in.Her only hope of escape is to defeat the ninjas and their mysterious leader, Isako, before she ends up somewhere over the rainbow or six feet underground. Get the teaser off FilePlanet HERE.

Savage - New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 9:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in a primal and violent time, eons from now, nomad humans roam the earth, inflicting cruelty on the beasts and creatures of the world. The human race is wasteful, selfish and fights amongst itself, while those closest to nature, the beast race, learn from human failings evolving and growing stronger with the passing of time. A daily struggle ensues, man against beast, for the very basic natural resources that nurture life. Each race has its own style of battle, its own leader, and its own way to victory. Which side are you on? 3 new screens showing off whats its all about ...

'Ty The Tasmanian Tiger' (Xbox/PS2/GC)- Official Website

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 8:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts just let us know that they have launched the official Web site for its upcoming game "Ty the Tasmanian Tiger". The site has a wealth of information, screenshots for the xbox/ngc and ps2 version, video clips and plenty more. Go check it out!

New 'Rainbow 6 : Raven Shield' Movies

by Thomas on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 7:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today the official German Raven Shield website has been updated with a new 45 seconds gameplay footage video from the newest Rainbow Six game. Grab high res. 70MB here and medium 38MB here and low size 12MB here!

'Team Factor' - Demo Patch 3 & Linux Server Software

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 7:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

For those of you who downloaded the latest demo and can't find on-line servers any more, here's a small fix. To apply it, just replace the file data/net.cfg found in the Team Factor installation folder. Then you'll be able to play on-line again. And if you fear to do this "dirty stuff" with overwriting files in folders you didn't create, just use the latest Patch 1.06. Its only disadvantage is that it's slightly bigger. You can download the Team Factor Linux server software. Includes dedicated server option also for LAN (this option was not available in our default Win server software)

Off World Resource Base (O.R.B.) - New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 7:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Scheduled for release in November of this year, O.R.B. will finally get its chance to prove to the gaming world why it’s been named ‘the Homeworld killer!’ We got 11 brand spankin’ new O.R.B. (Off World Resource Base) screenshots for your viewing pleasure. Also on the game’s official site ( you will find 3 stunning new wallpapers!

Ghost Recon: Island Thunder - Info & Art

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 6:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft today announced that Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Island Thunder mission pack will hit store shelves in early November. In the tradition of its predecessor, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon--which won Game of the Year from PC Gamer and IGN PC and was the only DOUBLE PC Game of the Year Winner for 2001—Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Island Thunder is expected to blow PC gamers away with its realistic battlefield action. We got some more detailed game info, weapons list and some new artwork...

'Universal Commando' - Facts & Features

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 6:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Universal Commando' is a simulation RPG (Role Play Game) with free adoption to strategic tactics and the players point of view can be switched. It was originally introduced at the E3 held in U.S.A, 2002 and has aroused overseas interest as well as domestic for it is an epic that can evoke sympathy from the peoples living in civilized societies. The players can create a kingdom of imagination.

JoWoods 'Chaser' - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 6:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A dark alley - the earth is shaking. Big pieces, rocks and debris are falling from the walls onto the lacerate asphalt. High-rise buildings of the metropolis loom in the background. Out of those skyscrapers blaze flames and explosions concuss the scenario. Cold rain crackles on the muzzle of your weapon. Welcome to the blackly future scenario of Chaser! Check these 13 dark, but interesting screens ...

'1503 A.D.' To Be Released In October

by Thomas on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 12:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The waiting is almost over! 1503 A.D., the new masterpiece by Max Design and SUNFLOWERS will be released in October. The Games Convention will now provide the opportunity to discover this upcoming real-time strategy PC game. More about it!

Buka Entertainment ECTS Line Up

by Thomas on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buka Entertainment, a front Russian leisure software publisher, is in hurry to inform its partners that at this year's ECTS its Vice-President International Sales and Marketing - Maxim Mikhalev will visit this exhibition instead arranging company's stand.

Combat Flight Simulator Expansion 'Vietnam Air War' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 10:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

It’s been the subject of a host of films, but now you can witness the apocalypse and take part in the Vietnam conflict on your PC. Just Flight’s fantastic expansion pack comes with fourteen flyable aircraft, new scenery, the USS Enterprise aircraft carrier in exacting detail and two other airbases for FS2002. Read more for all new features and 11 - yes, 11! - screenshots. Clear the deck and get over the jungle!

'Stronghold: Crusader' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 10:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In “Stronghold: Crusader,” players will journey to Arabian lands renowned for brave warriors and fearsome weaponry, while reliving heroic battles of the historic Crusades. The player’s challenge is to build and defend medieval desert fortresses and lay siege to fearless enemies. As European nobles or Arabian warriors, players must conquer the harsh terrain in the legendary Crusades of the 11th and 12th centuries.

FireStarter - New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 8:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game is set in year 2010 where player's conscience is entrapped by an up-to-date virus-infected virtual reality-playing machine called FireStarter. The virus-caused failure resulted in computer changing the rules of the game - to break out of the trap, the player is to complete the game within 48 hours. Immerse in an unbelievable world, created by super-modern playing machine, where you are to make it a winner of the adrenaline-brimming action.... What would the week be without some new screens from GSC_World's Firestarter, so here they are, njoy!

Z-Opolis Beta Test Opens

by Thomas on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 8:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

PersistentWorldZ, creator of Z-Opolis, today announced that it has opened its Beta test to the public and invites new players to register at to experience the first true massively multiplayer online community game (MMOCG) designed for younger players and teens. In limited Beta test since August 1st, Z-Opolis is the first non-violent, kid-friendly MMOG to be released in the U.S. Game play centers around positive interaction and community and Z-Opolis integrates a variety of unique technologies making it accessible anytime, anywhere through the game client, PC Internet, or wireless mobile devices.

Vietcong - New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 8:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set during the Vietnam War, "Vietcong" is a first person shooter that also features tactical elements. As elite soldiers, players of "Vietcong" command an A-team, part of the U.S. Special Forces, in realistically represented Vietnamese environments. This is shaping up to be a VERY good looking title, check the 20 new screens

Harbinger - Story, Features & Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 7:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Harbinger is a single-player action / RPG set in a fantastic science fiction universe. As one of three distinct character types, players explore the world of Harbinger – journey to the far reaches of space, battle unique foes never before seen in any medium, discover powerful new weapons and alien technologies, and uncover the dark secrets buried within the massive starship’s steel walls. In human words think Diablo in a Starcraft environment! Check the screens! Njoy!

Turok: Evolution (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 3:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

After we announced Acclaim's massive Turok campaign earlier today we now got several PS2/XBOX screens from Turok: Evolution - The Lost Land. Turok has gone gold a few days ago and should be out in stores shortly!

'The Thing' Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 1:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sierra just informed us that the first patch for The Thing is already available for download upgrading your retail game to v1.1. No specific details apart from a vague 'contains several fixes for minor bugs' is available. Read more for links where to grab it ... If you have not yet read our killer review, check it HERE.

Nintendo Gamers Summit 2002 - Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 23, 2002 @ 12:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Straigth from the Nintendo Gamers Summit 2002 here in San Francisco we bring you some new and fresh screens from Infogrames Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters Melee, Activisions Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 and ofcourse a Nintendo show wouldn't be complete without some Mario Part 4! Njoy...