For fans of team based FPS Capture The Flag Games!
“Vivendi Universal Games and FilePlanet will be distributing the full version of Starsiege: Tribes and Tribes 2 for free on a special-edition DVD-ROM bundled with the newsstand edition of the June issue of Computer Gaming World magazine and online via FilePlanet.com. The special versions of these games will be available starting May 4, 2004, and will be simultaneously accessible for online download through FilePlanet.com.”
I played Tribes 1 and really enjoyed it. I cant wait to try Tribes 2 for free!
If you are interested in the new game Painkiller, check out our latest review by KoNeo.
Gamespot has an interesting article on the top 10 FPS of all time. Interestingly enough, Battlefield 1942 just made it onto the list. Im not sure I would include console only FPS on the list, but it still makes for interesting reading.
Intel has built a prototype Optical chip and it seems to be something they feel they can easily and cost effectively be mass produced.
the only setback is that it is limited to a mere two billion bits per second 😉
Click here for the article
I have not been following the new Microsoft MMORPG, Mythica, so I dont know much about it. Although, Microsoft announced yesterday that they were cancelling it.
For a little insight into the project and cancellation, read this article on GameSpy.
Call of Duty and BF1942 might as well step out of the way â€¦ Soldnerâ€™s coming.
This game has numerous features that set it apart from most FPSMPGs for one, all buildings, trees, and pretty much anything else you can see are fully destructable.
You leave craters with munitions that hit the landscape, and well… Sniping just became a suicide mission.
Check out the review at GameZone – Soldner Review
Or check out their Official website at Soldner Secret War
[Editors note] The views represented are of the authors… We all know CoD and Battlefield kick 4$$ 🙂
Nextel Communications Inc. is officially testing the waters of fourth-generation wireless technology in Raleigh/Durham, NC, marketplace. If successful, the technology could give DSL and cable modems a run for their money in terms of speed.
Check it out Here
All I can say is WOW!
If you dig the console games of Onimusha, you have to check this out… Better yet, if you are breathing right now… CHECK THIS OUT!!!
It just baffles me that game creators have time to create such great trailors like this.
Onimusha 3 Trailor
Ultima 5: Lazarus is a complete remake of the Ultima 5 game using the Dungeon Seige game. Recently, they released their first Alpha version of the mod. If you like Ultima 5 or are a fan of Dungeon Seige, you need to check out this mod. It looks like it has the potential to be a great game.
The official site can be found here: http://www.u5lazarus.com/ along with a lot of information on Ultima 5 and some incredible screenshots.
Fans eagerly awaiting the launch of Dungeons & Dragons Online from Turbine entertainment would be very interested in this interview from Warcry.
Although WoW has my attention, I can not tell you how excited I am to see D&D coming to a true MMORPG Universe. Of course, I am a bit biased as an ex-player of AOLs NeverWinter Nights.
Get the full interview: http://ddo.warcry.com/scripts/news/view_news.phtml?site=37&id=14430
Ok, time to switch gears a bit. This time around, we stick with MTV.com, but this article is about Jonathon Daviss upcoming Game called Pop Scars.
Man, isnt it cool to be a rock star? You can develop your own video games too. Right on!
Get all the goodnew thats fit to read at MTV.com.
According to Blues News, Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory has released the source code to the free game.
I am very impressed by all the effort id Software, Activision, and Splash Damage have put into this free game. If you have not checked it out, its only a download away.
The people at PunkBuster have released a new update that fixes some issues found in their version for Quake 3.
Version 1.065 of the PB Client for Quake3 has been released to our PB Master Servers for auto-update and to our website download page. This version further addresses violation #20006 (GAME INTEGRITY) which has today been kicking players in Q3 mods where r_bobup can be set to 0. We encourage admins to ignore violation #20006 for all PB Client versions prior to v1.065.
Update your PB as norma or grab it at: PunkBuster Online Countermeasures