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New Warcraft III Unit Ability

by Rainier on Feb. 4, 2002 @ 9:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Farseers are ancient Orcs who represent the pinnacle of Shamanistic power. These powerful Shamans are counted amongst Thrall's closest advisers and are constantly in tune with the workings and maneuverings of the Horde. Farseers are not only tied to the elements of the earth and sky, but are also adept at foretelling the future. The Earthquake ability makes the ground tremble and break, causing heavy damage to buildings and slowing units within the area of effect.

Seadogs II - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 4, 2002 @ 6:29 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Serving up on this fine Monday are 6 brand new Seadogs II screen shots showing us WHY this Pirate game will leave all the competition in its wake ... Ships Ahoy! Raise them Sails or walk the plank! ... Give us the game NOW!

New WarCraft III Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 4, 2002 @ 3:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard releases their daily screen shots ... here are another 3 in anticipation of it arriving on the shelves ...

Activision's ShadowForce 'Razor Unit' Amazes - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 4, 2002 @ 12:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Shawdowforce "Razor Unit" is a new First Person Shooter (FPS) from Activision Value. Usually the Value brand brings what it stands for ... budget games. A few days ago the demo got released and, being a big CS fan, I decided to give it a whirl. For a budget title it is pretty well done and has a promising multiplayer aspect with deathmatch, CTF and team deathmatch .. the demo only has 1 single player map and 2 multiplayer maps so limited playability, but what i saw simply kicks ass .. nice range of weapons, smooth play ... ill be getting this one as soon as i see it!

Dungeon Siege Site Has Made A New 'Fan Site Kit'

by Rainier on Feb. 3, 2002 @ 11:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft Dungeon Siege website has a new "fan site kit" available for people who want to set up their own fan site .. it has several items such as a disclaimer, screenshots, factsheet, wallpaper and plenty more ... check it out HERE.

Namco And Infogrames Team Up In Europe/Australia - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 2, 2002 @ 1:51 a.m. PST | Filed under News

INFOGRAMES is proud to announce that it has signed an agreement with Namco, one of Japan’s leading videogames players to release a Game Boy Advance line-up across Europe and Australia. This includes Namco Museum™ and Pac-Man Collection™ (two classic compilations released for Christmas), Tekken Advance™ (based on the hugely popular fighting franchise), Klonoa™ -Empire of Dreams- (high potential platform game) and Mr.Driller™2 (addictive puzzle gaming).

ShadownMan 2econd Coming (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 9:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

A few days ago we announced that Acclaim is coming with the sequel to Shadowman, today we bring you a few screen shots so you can see what its all about ... Playstation2 gets all the good stuff these days ;)

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3 Announced For PC

by Rainier on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 8:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Continuing to build on its successful action sports brand, Activision, Inc. confirmed today that acclaimed developer Gearbox Software is currently in the final stages of production on the PC version of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater™ 3. The game will include several new platform specific features such as exclusive online modes, downloadable user-created maps and fully customizable mouse, game controller and keyboard configurations.

WarCraft III Death Knight Ability Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 6:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard gives us a few fresh screenshots, today from the Night Elf Ancients .. They also give us a bit more insight information about one of the characters, Death Knight. This game is looking more and more impressive with each screenshots we see ;)

'Crazy Chase' (GBA) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 12:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

"Crazy Chase" is an action packed game with 16 stages. While following an asymmetrical scrolling parcours, the hero Kid Klown has to evade traps, enemies and nasty surprises by jumping, roller-skating and by using special items. There are hundreds of hidden items and bonus areas. There are also four mini games (airhockey, darts, Punch-the-Mole, ball game) to be mastered. The superb character animation features hilarious facial expressions.