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Sneakers (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 9:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft seems to be publishing a title by the name of "Sneakers" and thats about all the info available at this time ... dont look at me .. but the screens are full of mice and its not my fault! If and when we get more information we will of course keep you updated

'Eastern Thunder' Mission Pack For 'IL2 Sturmovik' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 8:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Go glory hunting - fly 28 exciting and challenging new missions in IL-2 Sturmovik for only £19.99. This new campaign, specially designed by experts on the air war over the Eastern Front, puts you in the freezing Russian skies with bomber sorties, ground support, escorts, intercepts and more. Add to this the five bonus skins for co-op play, a price that wouldn’t break a babushka’s purse and you can see why this is an essential addition for all IL-2 fans. Product ships March 20th. Enjoy our screens!

Run Like Hell (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 8:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The state-of-the-art title will contain real 3D environments, feature incredibly dynamic camera angles throughout, and take place entirely from a third person perspective. Veterans of both the small and big screens, Lance Henriksen, Clancy Brown and Cree Summer, have all lent the voices to this high profile project. It’s been likened to an Aliens™ versus The Thing™ action-adventure. And in this world, there are things far worse than death.

Global Ops Demo - Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 7:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In case you were fighting the Taliban in some Afghan caves and missed the Global Ops demo announcement.. well, its out .. and after a few long nights i finally pulled myself away from the demo long enough to put up some screens ... good game, good netcode, BIG choice of weapons, lots of action .. the demo level is a bit on the dark side (its a night mission quite obviously) but there's are thermo and nightvision goggles ... excellent game so far .. lets see the full product ;)

'GI-Combat' From Freedom Games - Screens

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 7:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The flood of WWII based games keeps on coming. Seems like all companies want to have their piece of the cake and some are more likely to get some than others. GI Combat is one of the promising games and we now have some more up to date screens ... Way To Go FreeDom Games!

New Disciples II Scenarios Available

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First sends along a note that four new scenarios for Disciples II: Dark Prophecy are now available for download from the official site for their recently released turn-based strategy game. There's one scenario called Cornered Beast by Strategy First, while scenarios Armageddon, The Longest Journey and The Renegade Wizards were designed by fans.

Daily Dose of Boring Q&As aka Interviews

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Since this seems to be a slow St. Patrick's Day Weekend, I decided to round up a few Q&As ... SoF 2 Q&A at SLCentral, Mod Central offers up an interview with Raven Software's Chris Foster on Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, MGON managed to corner Relic entertainment frontman Alex Garden for a down and dirty pow-wow about Impossible Creatures and HomeLAN offers up an interview with New World Computing's David Mullich to talk about Heroes of Might and Magic IV.

Daily Dose Of Previews

by Rainier on March 15, 2002 @ 5:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Just being a slow newsday .. there are a few previews available for your enjoyment ... GameSpot Previews Ghost Recon: Desert Siege describes the setting in the not-to-distant future, the storyline, a feel for the eight included missions, how the graphics hold up, new weaponry, new specialists, new enemies, gameplay changes, multiplayer fixes, and more. Included are 26 new screenshots. PC Game Central takes a look at Black Moon Chronicles , offerering a sketchy overview of gameplay and a couple of thoughts gleaned from Vircom's Humberto Valencia. Also included are six new screenshots

'Le Mans 24 Hours' Races To The PC

by Rainier on March 14, 2002 @ 9:23 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames is proud to announce that after the huge success of Le Mans 24 Hours on the Sony PS2 and Dreamcast, this legendary endurance race comes to the PC in June 2002.

Digital Reality Announces New Game - Screens

by Rainier on March 14, 2002 @ 9:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Digital Reality is working on a yet unnamed tactical realtime strategy game. It is scheduled for release late 2002 and will be published by MonteCristo. We were able to obtain a few screens and once you seen those .. you will have to agree this looks like a very promising game with beautiful graphics. We WILL keep you posted!