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Wanadoo's E3 Lineup

by Patrick on May 13, 2002 @ 12:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Since E3 is just around the corner so the past few weeks all major companies have send in their E3 lineup with titles they will be showing off during the Electronic Entertainment Expo in LA. Today Wanadoo send us their list showing off quite a few interesting titles to look out for in the coming year. Read more ...

Global Star Software Flexs 'Muscle Car 2: American Spirit'

by Patrick on May 7, 2002 @ 11:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Global Star Software has announced that they have begun shipping Muscle Car II: American Spirit for the PC platform. A follow-up to their popular 2001 release, Muscle Cars 76', American Spirit will feature more drivers, more cars, more courses and and more chrome than the original, as well as enhanced graphics and an all new soundtrack.

'Sudden Strike 2' Goes Gold In Germany

by Patrick on May 2, 2002 @ 5:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We recieved word right now that the Goldmaster of Sudden Strike is finally ready in Germany. We'll try to get hold of a copy and see what its all about (and we'll just mute all the german talk ;).

'Thq' & 'Encore' Sign Publishing Deal

by Patrick on April 29, 2002 @ 12:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ International Ltd, a subsidiary of THQ Inc., and Encore, Inc. today announced an agreement granting THQ international PAL publishing rights for a number of new titles from Encore’s next-generation console portfolio.

Goldenland - Game Progress & Screens

by Patrick on April 29, 2002 @ 11:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Russobit-M send us some news update for their upcoming RPG 'Goldenland'.The part of engine which is responsible for character’s moving was improved. One of the main innovations is the removing of usual squared fragmentation during the walking. We’ll test this innovation on one of locations of Marvia, which is the east part of Goldenland. So, check out the screens.

'Tactical Ops: Assault on Terror' - Ships To Stores

by Patrick on April 24, 2002 @ 1:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

“Tac Ops: Assault on Terror takes full advantage of the dynamic capabilities of the Unreal technology to provide a fast-paced, action-packed gaming experience,” said Larry Sparks, Vice President of European Marketing for Infogrames. “Tac Ops: Assault on Terror is everything gamers want in a team-based military shooter. In addition, the game is already supported by a massive fan community.”

PC Preview - Beam Breakers

by Patrick on April 24, 2002 @ 1:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Beam Breakers is set in a futuristic New York City. Players race a variety of high-speed flying vehicles through 3D environments. The game features an advanced 3D physics engine that supports realistic damage modeling. It includes more than 30 vehicles with different attributes, a detailed game environment complete with skyscrapers, moving traffic, and authentic landmarks, and five different factions.

PC Review - Star Wars Jedi Outcast: Jedi Knight II

by Patrick on April 21, 2002 @ 2:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

The return to one of interactive entertainment's most successful game series will feature a partnership between LucasArts and Activision, Inc., through its developer Raven Software, which will result in the incorporation of the acclaimed QUAKE III Arena engine in the development of Jedi Outcast. Raven Software has created many critically celebrated action titles, and are also well know for their Sof (and upcoming Sof2). So does this game do the Star Wars brand name right, or does it fade away like the DeathStar?

PC Review: Moraff's Maximum Mahjongg 2

by Patrick on April 11, 2002 @ 7:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Moraff's Maximum Mahjongg is more than just tiles. Match up objects like spheres, rings, photos, letters, blocks and more. In fact, there are over 200 unique tilesets to choose from, and you can even make more of your own!. With over 125 layouts, 1000 background and even 40 cursors to choose from, every game will be a new experience with a fresh new theme. Find out what the verdict was...

Fishtank's 'Silent Storm' - Facts & Screens

by Patrick on April 11, 2002 @ 5:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Silent Storm is a true 3D game combining turn-based tactical combats and role-playing set against the background of the WWII. As the war rages on, you will lead a squad of elite troopers deep behind enemy lines to perform secret missions and prevent a disaster the true scale of which could be fully appreciated by neither of the involved parties. The fish in our tank send us a few tasty screens to keep us interested .. and they have!