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April 2018


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 ;)

World War II Online - Free Trial Version

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 9:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News, Cornered Rat Software and Strategy First announced today that a 14 day free trial of their massively multiplayer online game, World War II Online is available for download through one of the web's leading download services, Gigex.

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.

Command & Conquer Renegade Has Gone GOLD!

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 8:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Get ready to wreak Havoc and raise Kane! Westwood Studios announced today that its first 3D action game, Command & Conquer Renegade has gone gold and will ship to stores in North America February 26, under the EA GAMES brand. Westwood is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Electronic Arts

Warlords Battlecry II Candy

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 6:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy Planet has tossed up 20 brand new shots from the upcoming RTS title, Warlords: Battlecry II. Check them out here!

Super Trucks: Size Truly Does Matter…

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 6:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

North Wales: New publisher, Jester Interactive, has announced a new breed of racing game, with the officially-endorsed Super Trucks set to roll on to PlayStation 2 in April 2002.

Worms Blast Demo Released

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 6:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today UbiSoft released a 80 MB big demo of the turn-based strategy game by Team17 Software, Worms Blast. Grab it here!

WarCraft III Beta Is Being Offered

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 4:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The third chance to be accepted into the WarCraft III Beta is being offered, over at EBWorld. They have 50 beta spots to give away. Enter HERE! There is also a chance to win one of 25 spots over at GameStop. Enter HERE!

Grand Prix 4 Roars Out Of The Pits

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 3:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Enter a universe born of perfection, technology, competition, blistering speed and of course glamour - and witness the unveiling of a new chapter in Formula 1 gaming. Leading interactive games publisher, Infogrames, has today announced that it is bringing one of the largest and most critically acclaimed brands in gaming to Next Gen consoles for the first time, specifically the Microsoft Xbox, in addition to the PC version.

Praetorians - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 12:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The developers at Pyro Studios, creators of the Commandos series, are currently working on a real-time strategy game named Praetorians, which is set within an age when the Roman Empire was at the peak of its power, spreading its influence across Europe and Northern Africa. Release Date: Spring 2002. Three new screens below!

Resident Evil GameCube Nudies

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 11:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom just send us 12 shots of a gun-toting girl. Resident Evil is scheduled to release in Japan in the spring of 2002. European and US release dates is not announced.

Disney To Publish Titles For Nintendo

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 11:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Disney Interactive, a leading worldwide creator and publisher of interactive entertainment, today announced its licensing agreement with Nintendo of America to publish titles for Game Boy Advance.

Amiga Game 'WINGS' Being Patched Up For GBA

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 10:41 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The classic Amiga game from Cinemaware will hit the GameBoy Advance with new graphic and feature, including a multiplayer option. Wings will put the player into the experience of WW1 with amazing 3D dogfight, strafing and bombing missions. Starting his career as a rookie pilot, the player have to fight against the deadly German fighters to became an ace of the sky and join into the honourable elite of the World War I fighter pilots that saved the world. We got some tasty new screens and facts for you to check out!

'GB Rally 2 Advance' (GBA) A Potential Colin-Worrier

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 10:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

GB Rally 2 Advance is the sequel of one of the greatest rally game ever developed on GameBoy Color. But this new version has studied to run on the new Nintendo GameBoy Advance (GBA) hardware. The structure of the game is similar to the prequel, adding new features and making it more suitable as simulation and squeezing eyes to the rally title that run on more powerful hardware. Read more below for all facts and just one screenshot - but it's a good 'un.

Star Giants (GBA) Miniature 3D Space Combat

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 10:15 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Star Giants is a 3D space combat simulator, this is the first game of this genre to appear on the GBA and it will set the standard for all other games of this genre on a handheld console. The game will feature massive use of special effects and gorgeous sound. The playability will offer options similar to a pc based title. All the basic commands for the ship will be there including speed, banking, missiles, flare, and different visuals from the cockpit….just like a 3D game on powerful hardware. Screens and some facts below!

Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX 3 Coming This Fall

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 10:04 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Building upon the proven success of its premier extreme sports franchise, Acclaim Max Sports, a division of Acclaim Entertainment, Inc., today announced it will release Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX 3 in the fall for all of the next-generation hardware platforms. Currently in development with Z-Axis, the creative team behind the 2.8 million unit selling franchise, Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX 3 will feature 10-time world champion and 13-time X Games champion, Dave Mirra, and 16 of the best street, vert, dirt and flatland riders in the world.

Shadow Force: Razor Unit Released and Demo!

by Thomas on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 9:58 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Funlabs announces today the official release of Shadow Force: Razor Unit an action-tactical first person shooter which takes the realism to a new level. Experience adrenaline-filled missions in a captivating story which will take you in the middle of today's main events. Mutiplayer support on LAN and Internet for up to 32 players. There is also a Shadow Force: Razor Unit Demo Available. You can grab this demo HERE or HERE. The Demo contains:

- 1 single player level
- 2 multiplayer level (for deathmatch, team deathmatch and capture the flag game modes)
- more than 10 weapons to choose from including: Rotational Grenade Launcher, M4 carbine, Mp-5 submachine gun and many more.

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.

Woody Woodpecker In Crazy Castle 5 (GBA) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 1, 2002 @ 12:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Kemco is pleased to announce that we have won the well-known Australian developer Tantalus for our new Woody Woodpecker game, "Woody Woodpecker in Crazy Castle 5". This latest installment of the successful "Crazy Castle" series is the first to be developed exclusively for Game Boy Advance.