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June 2019


Ultimate Baseball Online Announced and Beta Test

by Thomas on Jan. 13, 2002 @ 9:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Netamin have announced, Ultimate Baseball Online. The game is said to be the first massively-multiplayer online sports title. The beta test starts in the middle of 2002: the first round of testing will most likely start in April and then another round will be in June. UBO is more than a PC game; more than a TCP/IP game; UBO is a client server baseball game. You will need Internet access to play. Sign up here.

Shifters PS2 Movie

by Rainier on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 10:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Shifters is a revolutionary third-person adventure title featuring shape-shifting, due to be published on PS2 in January 2002. We now have the Shifters Character Morph 3 AVI's available for download in one 8.5 Mb file. Grab this babe here! Recent screens are available here.

Dragon Rage and Shifters PS2 Wallpapers

by Rainier on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 9:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

3DO send over some new wallpapers the PS2 games, Dragon Rage and Shifters. Read more below to check them out and download.

Final Fantasy XI Shots

by Rainier on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 9:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gaming Intelligence Agency have tossed up 34 new PlayStation 2 high-resolution screens of Squaresoft's upcoming MMORPG, Final Fantasy XI. Squaresoft might bring this one for PC aswell.. Take me to the screens!

Blizzard update

by Rainier on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 8:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard update.. Again as normal Blizzard updated their site again with following news:

New Warcraft III Unit, The Huntress, a Night Elf Unit in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, is now featured on the Warcraft III Races Page. The Sentinel has been renamed to the Huntress and now rides a Nightsabre panthers. The Huntress still has an Owl pet.

Warcraft III Spell Update, Learn about Raise Dead, an ability of the Necromancer, an Undead Unit in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos. Raise the Dead now raises multiple Skeleton Warriors instead of either Skeletons or Skeleton Archers.

Age of Mythology Movie

by Rainier on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 8:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ensemble Studios' latest real-time strategy game will be available in September of 2002. To celebrate, they recently unveiled a movie that showcases the ancient Norse civilization. You can grab this 15 meg video here or here.

Ghost Recon Expansion Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 5:42 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ghost Recon expansion will contain eight new solo missions based in Africa and centered on a future struggle between Ethiopia and Eritrea. The expansion will also feature a new environment - the Eritrean desert - new enemies, and new desert uniforms for the Ghosts. Release is set to March 2002.

Team Factor - Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 5:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Team Factor is a stand-alone multi-player action game designed with team play in mind. The games mission, environment and objective is inspired by the "shadow" military operations - whether real or fiction style. Six new screens to check out ..

StarWars Racer Revenge Chat and Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 3:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

On January 24th, will host an Exclusive Chat Event featuring Dale Geist, Producer for Star Wars Racer Revenge. You can meanwhile take a look at more Podracers in action -- 10 spectacular new screenshots have just been added!

Zoo Tycoon - Magnet

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 10:22 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Zoo Tycoon - Magnet, a polar bear from The Baltimore Zoo, was given the top honor in the nationwide Zoo Tycoon Beast in Show Contest! And now, you can add Magnet to your Zoo Tycoon game! Just visit the Zoo Tycoon site for details about this special download.

Unreal Tournament II Interview

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 9:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

GameSpot sits down and talk to Digital Extremes lead designer Pancho Eekels about Unreal Tournament II, "the recently confirmed first-person shooter".

Pancho Eekels: Unreal II is a single-player-focused mission-based game and has lots of story and background, tasks, and events, as well as a bit more action than the original. Unreal Tournament 2 is a sequel to the original multiplayer-focused action-packed game for the PC. Unreal Championship for Xbox is similar to Unreal Tournament 2 in the multiplayer focus and action but incorporates the element of console play into an FPS that many have not been able to do yet.

Disciples II: Dark Prophecy - Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 9:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The turn-based strategy game Disciples II: Dark Prophecy from Strategy First returns you to the magical realm of the Sacred Lands where four races - the Empire, the Mountain Clans, the Legions of the Damned and the Undead Hordes - continue the battle for the destiny of their Gods.

New Kreed Movies

by Thomas on Jan. 12, 2002 @ 12:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Six new preview movies of Kreed is now available on Each of the six movies requires the DivX codec, and range from 12 to 46 Mb in size. Kreed is a upcoming shooter being developed by Burut. Here they are.

Medal of Honor Movie

by Thomas on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 11:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Once again the Medal of Honor site is hosting a new preview movie, this time showing off some footage of the tank in action. The movie is in .mov format, and available in both 1.4 and 4.2Mb download. Grab this one here.

Digital Leisure loves Apples..

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 11:27 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Leisure announced today that seven of the company's hit arcade titles for DVD Video including Dragon's Lair, Space Ace and Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp are now Mac compatible. The latest Mac Operating System, version 10.1, enables fans of these much-loved titles to enjoy these classics for the first time at home.

Return to Castle Wolfenstein 1.1 Patch

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 11:00 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision gave us an update on the 1.1 patch for Castle Wolfenstein. It looks like the patch will be released on Monday and not today as some sites hinted. Here is a snap..

The Return to Castle Wolfenstein 1.1 multiplayer patch that was originally scheduled to be released late this week will be available on Monday. We had a minor issue with the update installer which we have fixed and are now testing. This is a multiplayer only patch (does not affect single player at all), and will be compatible with the original 1.0 version of the game.

Unreal Tournament 2 - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 10:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Good evening or morning, whatever.. I'm back after the big holiday, X-Mas and New Year.. Hope you all had a good vacation.. Now back to the news shall we ;). Well i just scoured around for Unreal Tournament 2 news and found some interesting scanned screens from next issue of PC Gamer. I snagged them for your viewing pleasure and tossed them up with some other UT2 in-game screens. Check them out. Enjoy!

Ski Park Manager - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 9:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Val d’Isère – Ski Park Manager will drive you in one of the most pleasant simulation of management : to take the control of a holiday resort. A winter one ! And winter comes quickly…

New World Order - Facts & Exclusive Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 8:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

New World Order is most likely to succeed where many other First Person Shooters failed ... Unless a nuclear attack wipes out the world .. New World Order will be the first REAL CounterStrike killer ... Something i personally have been looking for... Project 3 Interactive was so kind to send us 10 exclusive screens and some product information ... A Multiplayer Demo is to be expected next month (february) so keep checking in with us if you want it ;) Full game expected in May 2002!

Morrowind & Sea-Dogs Headed For Europe

by Thomas on Jan. 11, 2002 @ 7:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced the signing of an exclusive European publishing contract with Bethesda Softworks Inc., a ZeniMax Media company. The agreement covers nine games, including several yet-to-be-announced titles and the highly anticipated The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind for PC and Xbox video game system from Microsoft, as well as the award-winning Sea Dogs for PC. Sea Dogs will be released in Q1 2002 and Morrowind will arrive in Spring 2002.