by Thomas on Sept. 17, 2003 @ 5:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under
THQ Inc today announced the release of BIONICLE for Game Boy Advance. BIONICLE, the second title under THQ's multi-title exclusive publishing agreement with LEGO Interactive, is now available at retail outlets nationwide.
"BIONICLE is a fun twist on a classic brand name that is perfectly suited for the Game Boy Advance," stated Tiffany Ternan, senior vice president, North American sales and distribution. "We are happy to add the strength of the LEGO brand to our leading Game Boy Advance catalogue."
by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2003 @ 3:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Day 2 of Microsoft's X03 event has kicked off and there are more goodies coming our way. At bat today are tons of screens for upcoming Xbox Sports titles. Decided to list them seperatly from the action titles since the list was getting rather long :) We have screens for :
- MX Unleashed
- ESPN NFL Football
- Inside Drive 2004
- NFL Fever 2004
- NHL Rivals 2004
- Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2004
- Links 2004
- NFL Street
- ESPN NBA Basketball
- Total Club Manager 2004
- Fifa Football 2004
by Thomas on Sept. 17, 2003 @ 2:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Codemasters, creators of genre-leading motorsport video games, will once again drive racing gaming forward with Race Driver 2: The Ultimate Racing Simulator. Designed as the definitive racing game experience, the game will launch Spring 2004 for Xbox, complete with Xbox Live functionality.
by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2003 @ 2:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Day 2 of Microsoft's X03 event has kicked off and there are more goodies coming our way. At bat today are tons of screens for upcoming Xbox titles, in house and from 3rd party developers such as Acclaim, Atari, LucasArts, Activision and more. We will have screens for most of those and we start with :
- Project Gotham Racing 2
- 007: Everything Or Nothing
- Ninja Gaiden
- Freedom Fighters
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
- Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup
- Crimson Skies: High Road To Revenge
- Rogue Ops
- Conflict Desert Storm 2
- The Suffering
- Memorick The Apprentice Knight
- Voodoo Vince
by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2003 @ 12:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 6:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Monolith has now released a singleplayer demo for their recent cyberspace 3D action game TRON 2.0 . This demo features a tutorial, the 'Abandoned Test Grid' mission where you battle against Resource Hogs and the Seeker, and the new 'Low Level Crunch' map in the Light Cycles portion of the game (thanks FilePlanet
). Read more for download links ...
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 5:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today that Final Fantasy XI, the latest installment of the critically acclaimed FINAL FANTASY series, will be available pre-installed on the upcoming internal 40GB Hard Disk Drive exclusively for the PlayStation2. Final Fantasy XI, an online only title, will be among the great content only available with the internal Hard Disk Drive release in March for a suggested retail price of $99.
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 5:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Electronic Arts Inc. announced todya that it is postponing the next game in its key "James Bond" franchise from this holiday season to early 2004 in order to put more development work into it. Read more for details
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 4:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under
SWAT: Global Strike Team was founded in 2018 as an international offshoot of the U.S. SWAT organization. Primarily established to supplement the income of the U.S. SWAT establishment, the Global Strike Team contract their personnel and expertise to companies and countries around the world to help “resolve” situations for those who have the funds but not the means to do so. Check the new screens ...
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 3:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Get ready to pilot the world's most powerful trucks and go head-to-head in pulse-pounding off-road competitions. Whether you're grinding through mud pits in Louisiana, crunching up cliffs in California, or smashing up trees to make the ride a little bumpier for they guy behind you, keep your eyes on the prize: cash you earn on the circuit goes to buy new trucks and build up your ultimate Monster machine. Read more for some new screens!
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 3:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under
PlanetSide: Core Combat brings the action of PlanetSide, the world's first massively multiplayer online first-person action game, underground. With more gameplay options for players in PlanetSide's vast game world where thousands of players can battle all hours of the day, PlanetSide: Core Combat takes squad-based combat to the next level. Players choose their allegiance and enlist with one of three unique empires in the fight for total domination on a global scale. Characters gain experience with every conflict, and can become one of the best in more than 30 combat specialties, including infantry, sniper, stealth commando, engineer, hacker, medic, pilot, driver and more.
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 2:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Microsoft Game Studios today announced that “RalliSport Challenge 2,” the highly anticipated second installment in the internationally acclaimed “RalliSport Challenge” franchise, will be the first Xbox racing title in the new XSN Sports brand. The game is scheduled to be available in the spring of 2004. “RalliSport Challenge 2” joins other announced XSN Sports games shipping this fall, including “Amped 2,” “Links 2004,” “NBA Inside Drive 2004,” “NFL Fever 2004,” “NHL Rivals 2004” and “Top Spin™.” “RalliSport Challenge 2” is being developed by Digital Illusions CE.
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 2:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Needless to say that at their own X03 event Microsoft is unveiling tons of upcoming Xbox titles, in house and from 3rd party developers such as Acclaim, Atari, LucasArts, Activision and more. We will have screens for most of those and we start with :
- Halo 2
- Rallisport Challenge 2
- Armed & Dangerous
- Pitfall Harry
- Wallace & Gromit in Project Zoo
- Kameo: Elements of Power
- True Fantasy Live Online
- Grabbed by the Ghoulies
- Mission: Impossible: Operation Surma
- True Crime: Streets of L.A.
- Deus Ex
- Race Driver 2
- Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic
- NBA Jam
- Tony Hawk Underground
- Urban Freestyle Soccer
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 2:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under
It's time for some fun in the sun! Leading videogame publisher Konami of America, Inc. today announced that Boktai: The Sun Is In Your Hand has shipped to retail outlets nationwide. The highly anticipated new action/role-playing game for Nintendo Game Boy Advance is the world's first videogame that incorporates natural sunlight into gameplay. Only in Boktai will the player's experience be affected by where, when and how much time they play the game in the sun.
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 2:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Developer Stardock Entertainment has released Galactic Civilizations: Expanded Universe, a free expansion pack for their award winning strategy game, Galactic Civilizations today. Set near the dawn of the 23rd century, the player takes on the role of leader of the human civilization and must compete against dozens of alien civilizations in the creation of an interstellar empire. Read more for details and links where to grab it ...
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 1:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Sony Pictures has a new version of their Half-Life mod Underworld: Bloodline, a team based horror themed mod with four maps (2 new one's in this version) that is serving as a free promo for the upcoming action-horror film Underworld. The new updated version (also available in patch form) offers various small improvements along with a pair of new maps and a new Black Widow Spider weapon (thanks Bluesnews
). Read more for download links.
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 1:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Micorsoft announced new European details for its Xbox Live service, the only fast-action, always-on broadband gaming service where gamers can simultaneously play, talk and build their legend across games and around the world. New Xbox Live-enabled countries, flexible pricing options, a trial offer for Europe, and some amazing games mean that European Xbox gamers will have a lot to look forward to this Christmas and beyond. Read more for details ...
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 1:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Tonight at X03, Microsoft announced a partnership with Epic Games, developers of the legendary Unreal series of games and the Unreal® Engine. Epic Games and its recently-formed Scion Studios will develop several new games exclusively for Xbox and Windows. The to-be-announced products will be published by Microsoft Game Studios.
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 1:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is a dynamic single and multiplayer action experience featuring an all-new epic story. Raven Software has released the Windows/Linux files for dedicated servers. Read more for details and download links ...
by Rainier on Sept. 16, 2003 @ 1:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :
- RalliSport Challenge 2 - Trailer
- Lords Of Everquest - Trailer
- Metal Arms: Glitch In The System - Trailer
- Fifa 2004 - Intro Movie
We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...