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Bandits In A Virtual World - Neocron On UK TV

by Rainier on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 6:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Thumb Bandits will be giving viewers a glimpse of the future with Neocron on Channel Four. On Saturday 16th February at 12.35a.m. UK viewers will get the chance to preview the highly anticipated MMORPG Neocron for the first time on Channel 4s, Thumb Bandits.

Are You Ready For 'The Partners'? - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 4:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

MonteCristo games is coming up with a brand new game ... From the looks of it it has a Sims twist but based in the "office". Beware of the sexual harrasment law suits ;) Check out the screens ...

Fuel (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 7:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we let you know that DreamCatcher is working on a racing game by the name of FUEL. Taking full advantage of the XBOX's Geforce3 capabilities these screens show you it will be one hell of a sweet title .. Race with speedboats, quads, jeeps, helicopters etc...

Your 'Trainz' Have Come In To NorthAmerican Stores - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 6:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Auran announced today that their new model railroad simulation, Trainz has shipped to stores nationwide. Njoy the impressive screens ...

Update: Trainz Spotters Competition! Auran let us know that the first five people to email them a photograph of Trainz on the shelves will win a Trainz T-Shirt signed by the Trainz team. Find out more here!

Stand-Alone Macintosh StarCraft Patch Now Available

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 6:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Simply connect to to download the (1.09) patch. If you have trouble patching from, you can also download it here. For more information on the 1.09 Patch go here.

'Shrek' Comes To The GBA - Facts and Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 6:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive Europe, a division of TDK Recording Media Europe S.A., today announced the first stages of development for a Game Boy Advance version of the smash hit movie 'Shrek'. This development follows the huge success of 'Shrek - Fairy Tale Freakdown' for the Game Boy Color in the US, where it became the fifth best selling Game Boy Color title for the first half of June 2001.

UbiSoft Announces 'Settlers 4' GOLD Edition

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2002 @ 11:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft let us know that end of March we can expect the GOLD edition of Settlers IV. For the first time all parts of Settlers IV will be added in one package deal. And not only that. The Gold edition will include : Settlers IV, Mission Pack, the Addon "The Trojans and the Elixir of Power", the 2 minigames 'Smack a Thief' and 'Dark Side' as well as several dozen new multiplayer maps. The cd will also contain new Wallpapers and skins for WinAmp and ICQ.

WarLord Battlecry II - Screenshot Gallery

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2002 @ 10:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

WarLord Battlecry II is the newest creation in the Warlord series from SSG/UbiSoft. In this Fantasy - Real Time Strategy game you play the main character - a true hero! If you engage in battles, acquire new abilities, spells and levels you will become the most powerful warrior in the Etheria realm. A singular mixture of role play and real time strategy the gameplay will engulf you in a Fantasy World. Release date : end of March.

Outlaw Golf (xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 8, 2002 @ 6:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Earlier today we announced the XBOX version of Outlaw Golf (distributed by MicroSoft/developed by Simon&Schuster) and here are a bunch of screens so you can see what its all about ... If you ask me it looks pretty weird.. Njoy

Nightcaster (Xbox) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 7, 2002 @ 10:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nightcaster is a fast and furious action adventure game featuring intensely addictive real-time spell combat and exploration. You play as Arran, a young boy chosen by the force of Light, who grows in age, skill and magical powers as he progresses throughout the game. Throughout his quest, Arran must find and learn over 40 different spells for combat against more than 30 different types of enemy creatures. Arran’s ultimate goal: to defeat the forces of Darkness and bring light back into the world.