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January 2018


Crave Announces 'X-Bladez: In-line Skater' for the Game Boy Advance

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 11:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment announced today its new extreme sports racing game, "X-Bladez: In-Line Skater" for Nintendo's Game Boy(R) Advance. Based on in-line skating, one of the fastest growing sports in the United States, "X-Bladez: In-Line Skater" takes players on international in-line skating adventures, rolling through some of the hottest tourist spots in the world. The game is scheduled to ship in Q1 2002.

Europa Universalis II's Three Latest Patches Available

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 11:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Paradox Entertainment and Strategy First released the three latest patches (v.1.00 - 1.02) for Europa Universalis II today.

Disciples II Website Launch

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 8:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First gave Disciples fans an early Christmas gift today by announcing the launch of the official Disciples II website. (The site opens up tomorrow December 20)

Time Schedule for Etherlords Patches and Demos

by Patrick on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 8:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

We recieved a very intresting Press mail from Fishtank Interactive and either if You allready have bought the game or if You consider to buy it, READ THIS!

Unreal 2 .plan Update

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 8:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Grayson Edge from Legends updated his .plan file with some news about the progress for the upcoming game, Unreal 2. There is also a screen posted up from the Unreal 2 editor "UnrealED". Check it out!

Warcraft III Development Update

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 6:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Warcraft III development team recently announced two new features to the game: Hero inventory has been increased from 4 to 6 slots to allow a hero to carry two additional persistent, consumable, or charged items. Also new to the world of Azeroth is Upkeep. Find out more here!

Warcraft III Epic Action Figures Revealed

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 6:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Blizzard will once again bring its legendary characters to life with the third collection of Epic Action Figures. Based on heroes from Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, this collection will include three highly-detailed 6" action figures and will be available when the game releases. Click on this link for a sneak peak of the unpainted master sculpture for Thrall, the Orcish Warchief.

Combat Mission - Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 6:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Combat Mission: Beyond Overlord takes you from Normandy 1944 to Germany 1945 on World War Two's Western Front. Play as Allied or Axis, ranging from US Airborne to German Volkssturm. Battle across the blockage, tackle a village or two, drive through the plains, push into the woods, and slog it out in cities. We have four new screnshots from the Front Line.

Global Star Software has Gone Gold with King Sol Solitaire

by Patrick on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 6:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Global Star Software has announced has it has gone gold with their most recent project, King Sol Solitaire. This collection of over 400 solitaire games for Windows will be shipping to stores across North America during the first week of January 2002, and will hit stores later that same month.

PacMan Reigns All Game Characters!

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 5:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Forget Sonic, Mario, Donkey Kong, Pikachu and Harry Potter, it’s that ghost munching yellow ball that’s still the favourite, as Pac Man tops the Gameplay poll to find the greatest video game character of all time.

Mobile Forces - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 5:01 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Mobile Forces offers all you'd expect from a 1st person shooter and more, the player takes a control of a wide range of vehicles, armed to the teeth with special weapons across a range of contemporary, military styled city locations. Crafty tactics need to be combined with a quick trigger finger if you're going to survive. Find out if you do… Njoy the screens!

Medal of Honor Demo 'Unlock All Gameplay Modes'

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 1:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

One of AlliedAssault site's readers has figured out how to unlock the other gameplay modes in the recent multiplayer demo. The article at AlliedAssault includes detailed instructions on how to accomplish this trick. Check out full story here!

Atari And Billabong Ride The Same Wave!

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 12:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames has announced today its partnership with the Australian surfwear brand, Billabong, to support the forthcoming European launch of the long awaited "Transworld Surf" video game - one title of Infogrames' Atari-branded range of extreme sports video games carrying the official Transworld* licence.

Sled Storm 2 - Facts & Screens

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 11:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EA SPORTS BIG™ presents a chaotic arcade racer, Sled Storm™, inspired by the critically acclaimed PlayStation title. Developed at Electronic Arts, Canada, Sled Storm builds on the formula that made the Sled Storm franchise so successful.

NBA Live 2002 - Facts & Screens

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 10:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Feel what it's like to be on the court, battling with the best of the NBA, only with NBA LIVE 2002. Experience life in the paint and above the rim with emotion like that of an NBA Entertainment video, or highlight reel. See Steve Francis, up close and personal, debate a call with a referee or celebrate following a patented Francis high-flying slam-dunk. NBA LIVE 2002 brings the excitement and emotion into video game basketball.

Sudden Strike 2's Coming!

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 10:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ad Hoc-Announcement: CDV Software Entertainment produces the second part of the blockbuster "Sudden Strike"..

1.5 Million PlayStation 2 Sold

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 10:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. today announced that it sold an additional 1.5 million PlayStation 2 computer entertainment systems since Thanksgiving week, bringing the overall installed base to 6.5 million units since its October 2000 debut.

Two New Games From Activision Value

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 9:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Gamers are heading for the great outdoors with two new games from Activision Value, a division of Activision Publishing, Inc. -- "Cabela's Big Game Hunter Ultimate Challenge,'' the company's flagship title for the PlayStation game console, and "Cabela's 4X4 Off-Road Adventure 2'' for PC.

Official 'Medieval: Total War' WebSite

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 9:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Creative Assembly has opened up the official site for there 3D turn-based RTS game, Medieval: Total War. The site includes as usually a lot of game information, screenshots and much more. Check it out!

Play 'Star Peace' Free For One Month

by Peter on Dec. 19, 2001 @ 9:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Do you think you have what it takes to be a space pioneer? Make your statement, play Star Peace and become a successful Tycoon! NEW PLAYERS WANTED. Oceanus is offering a new Star Peace installation. It is free, and permits players to play at the first level--Apprentice. To be able to continue onto subsequent levels, you will need to subscribe to the game. Find out more here!