'Conflict : Desert Storm' #1 Spot On All Format Charts In UK

by Rainier on Sept. 26, 2002 @ 5:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Released only 10 days ago, SCi Games’ newest title, CONFLICT: DESERT STORM, has created a storm of its own and has taken the number one spot across all formats, according to recent Charttrack figures. The game, which was released simultaneously across Xbox, Sony Playstation 2 and PC on 13th September, is now the best selling computer and video game in the UK.

'Heath: The Unchosen Path' - Features & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 26, 2002 @ 5:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

GMX Media today announces its fourth game in what line up - Heath. Heath is the first of at least 7 games planned for 2003 covering most platforms. "2003 will be a very interesting one for us, we have a lot planned for the year." Commented Barry Leonard COO of GMX Media. "Heath promises to offer RPG gamers something new and different." Today we serve up 40+ screens to show you what its all about .. njoy!

Essential Reality Announces Launch Date For Its 'P5' Controller

by Rainier on Sept. 26, 2002 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Essential Reality, Inc., a developer and integrator of leading-edge sensory and real-time remote tracking devices, announced today that its highly anticipated P5 glove is set to debut nationwide during the week of October 21st 2002.

Evolution Worlds (NGC) - Intro Movie

by Rainier on Sept. 26, 2002 @ 8:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Evolution Worlds is coming exclusively to GameCube this November! Evolution Worlds combines the stories from the best-selling Dreamcast RPGs, Evolution and Evolution 2, and the game is the ONLY traditional RPG for GameCube this Christmas. Players will join Mag Launcher, Linear Cannon, Gre Nade, Chain Gun and Pepper Box on their adventure to find the mysterious Evolutia! Today we scored the intro movie for the game, for your pleasure! Watch out for additional Evolution Worlds movies in the coming weeks. Read more for link where to grab it ...

'Enigma : Rising Tide' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Sept. 26, 2002 @ 4:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tesseraction Games, Inc. announced today it has gone Gold with the limited edition offline version of ENIGMA: RISING TIDE, its upcoming massively-multiplayer cinematic naval combat game. The game’s release is scheduled for September 27. ENIGMA: RISING TIDE will be available for purchase over the Internet from Gigex (gigex.com) and other online sites for a price of $20, which will include, upon registration, a free 30-day subscription to the multiplayer game.

'Kelly Slater's Pro Surfer' Rides Onto North American Retail Shelves

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 10:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Surf’s up! Action sports fans can now ride the waves like a pro with the release of Activision, Inc.’s Kelly Slater’s Pro Surfer, which is currently available at North American retail outlets. The game lets players join six-time world champion surfer, Kelly Slater and eight other top pros as they travel to 13 of the most popular and recognizable surf spots in the world in search of the perfect wave.

Tribes II - Update Patch Now Available

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 10:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Just noticed on Bluesnews that Sierra has released another BIG update patch for their hit title, Tribes II. The patch includes changes made since the previous beta patch, the Team Rabbit 2 and TRIBES 2 classic game types, a new Torque Game Engine mission editor, along with various bug-fixes. These fixes will also be included in the soon to be available Tribes 2 jewel case version. Read more for detailed fixl ist and links where to grab it.

'Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance' (Xbox) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 8:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Isle Studios announced today that Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft has gone gold and will be available at retail in November.

'DOOM' Coming To A Theatre Near YOU!

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 8:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warner Bros. Pictures is in final negotiations to pick up the feature film rights to id Software Inc.'s video game property "Doom" in a progress-to-production deal that will see the project go in front of the cameras in 15 months, or the rights revert back to the software company.

'Incoming Forces' Invade Retail Shelves

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 7:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Co-publishers, Groove Games and Hip Interactive, announced that the PC title Incoming Forces has shipped. The game, developed by Rage, is the sequel to the hugely successful, multi-million unit selling, Incoming. Bundled with the original game, Incoming Forces will be available through North American retailers for a value price of $19.99 (U.S.).

X02 LineUp Part 2 - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 7:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We had a slew of Xbox info and screens yesterday from the X02 held in Spain, today we have some more to offer. On deck are :

  • X-Men: Next Dimension
  • Minority Report
  • Robotech: Battlecry
  • Mercedes-Benz World Racing
  • Eggo Mania
  • Batman - Dark Tomorrow
  • Terminator: Dawn of Fate
  • Brute Force
  • NBA Inside Drive 2003

Whirl Tour (PS2/NGC) - Music LineUp

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 7:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment and Vivendi Universal Publishing today announced the lineup of musicians slated for inclusion in Whirl Tour, their upcoming arcade platformer/trick sports game.

Unreal Championship (XB) - Shots

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 7:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The latest addition to the Unreal universe will immerse console gamers in the adrenaline packed first-person frag-fest that has revolutionized PC gaming. Designed specifically for Xbox and the Xbox controller, Digital Extremes has incorporated console-specific features such as joypad-activated special moves, double jump, power-ups, unlockable features and more to keep gamers glued to their couches with knuckle-whitened tension.

'Shrek Super Party' - Screens & Features

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 6:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive Europe announced today that the fun and games are set to commence with the release of 'Shrek: Super Party' for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft. Shrek: Super Party will be the second title to be developed for Xbox based on the blockbuster computer animated comedy smash hit from DreamWorks Pictures.. Read more about it below and check out five small screens!

'Blade Mistress' adds the 'Realm of Spirits'

by Rainier on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 6:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blade Mistress Online has expanded its content to include the Realm of Spirits, an alternate dimension of translucent monsters and jagged mountains, where the evil spirit dragon Dokk and his Centurions reign.

'RuneSword II' Patch #3 Released

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 5:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shrapnel Games announced today that the third Runesword 3 patch is out. This patch, v2.3 Build 2116, adds features and enhancements and fixes bugs. Besides fixing a number of small bugs, combat animation support has been added as well as Real Time support. Runesword II is an RPG designed to appeal to "pen and paper" role-players, RuneSword II comes with two full-length adventures and a construction set.

'The Sims Unleashed' Ships

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 4:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced the release of The Sims Unleashed, a new add-on disk to the top-selling PC game of all time, The Sims. As fans of The Sims know, there has always been something missing from their virtual neighborhoods... pets. In The Sims Unleashed, players can now add pets to their Sims families. An all new expanded neighborhood featuring parks, pet stores, cafes and markets will give the Sims and their new pets a variety of places to sniff, explore and meet their new neighbors.

Outlaw Golf (NGC) Strippers, Biker Chicks ..

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 4:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Shipping To Retail In Late October, "Outlaw Golf" Also Features Outrageous Commentary by `The Daily Show's' Steve Carell and the Most Advanced Golf Engine Delivering Graphics So Rich Players Can Smell the Cut Grass. Golf has never been more exciting! A new golf game will be shipping in late October for the Nintendo GameCube complete with strippers, biker chicks and the most advanced golf gaming engine ever made.

'No One Lives Forever 2' Website Launch

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 11:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today, NOLF2.com opens its new website and hopes to become one of the centers for all things related to No One Lives Forever 2. The site contains news, info, cheats, links, downloads, forums and everything else a fan of this soon to be hit needs. They also planning on hosting community sites, such as modding, skinning, mapping, etc.

'IGI 2: Covert Strike' - New Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 25, 2002 @ 11:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

IGI 2: Covert Strike sees the return of IGI’s award-winning stealth-based first-person shooter action and continues the modern warfare and espionage theme of the original. The covert missions continue the career of David Jones, a former SAS soldier, now working freelance for the secret organisation, codenamed ‘IGI’. The spiralling plot will take Jones through Russia, across Libya and into China in three linked campaigns, as he infiltrates a wide variety of locations including military airbases, harbours and secret government installations. Each mission expands the plot and is sequenced with impressive animated scenes that continue to absorb the player in the game’s carefully constructed narrative.. 17 new screens. And this time it stands for "Institute for Geotactical Intelligence", not I'm Going In.