No roller coaster ride here! RollerCoaster Tycoon® from Infogrames, Inc. shot to the top of the PC software sales charts when it debuted in the spring of 1999 and stayed in the top 10 until the week of October 28 when it moved down to the number 11 position to make room for the regular and limited editions of Infogrames’ new Sid Meier’s Civilization® III, which debuted in the number one and number two positions in their first week of sales, according to NPD INTELECT.
Today's Big Story
Strategy First and Daydream Software announced that Clusterball, the highly addictive action sports game shipped nationwide (being North America, it is already available in Europe) today and will be available in most major retailers in the next few days.
Get ready to spend your Thanksgiving holiday in style, because the boys in Ray Bans are headed to stores today in an all new action-packed First Person Shooter for the PSOne! Developed by Runecraft-Leeds, this game is priced at $14.95, so what on EARTH are you waiting for?
Infogrames, Inc. , a global publisher of interactive entertainment software, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Netherlands-based Davilex Software. The agreement grants Infogrames exclusive North American distribution rights to upcoming titles released by Davilex for the PC and next-generation platforms, marking the debut of Davilex titles in North America.
Codemasters has launched online micro sites for two of next year’s major PC titles: IGI 2: Covert Strike, the sequel to the award-winning first-person shooter, and Dragon Empires, the fantasy-based MMORPG that will host a world of clan-based tribal players.
Young wizard Harry Potter may have worked box office magic over the weekend, but his potion of profitability actually was trumped by the powerful new NINTENDO GAMECUBE video game system.
TalonSoft/Take 2 released this Divided Ground: Middle East Conflict 1948-1973 a little while ago ... A new chapter in the award-winning Campaign Series. But these awards were won quite a few "years" ago ... One of the most intense conflicts the world has ever known, but is this game equally as intense?
Star Wars Galaxies is Lucas Arts next main project. This MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game) brings you live into the Star Wars world where you can battle it out over the internet. Not due till late 2002 these screens prove nonetheless that it will be Massive and Impressive.
Activision, Inc. and Treyarch, LLC are developing Spider-Man®: The Movie Game for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube. The Movie? The Game? Dont ask us .. we're still trying to figure it out ;)
Carmageddon going Xbox .. that would be the easiest way to discribe it ... Our apologies for the some what blurry screens ... And beware of the Unimog .. I drove one of those in my former army days ... they are EVIL! Njoy!
Our Japanese work experience slave tells us that these are nine new screenshots. Somebody Turn on the light! Scary!
Activision and Raven Software's Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix for the PC will now ship with Free For All and Team Deathmatch multiplayer modes. Multiplayer mode in Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix features over 100 unique model and skin combinations and 14 in-view weapons.
Activision let us know that Wolfenstein X posted a pair of official type wallpapers of the game. Return to Castle Wolfenstein will start to show up in stores today.