by Peter on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 9:22 p.m. PST | Filed under
tossed up some information about GTA3 is Banned in Australia.. Here is a snip from the posting:
The OFLC has refused to grant Grand Theft Auto 3 classification and hence this title can no longer be sold to any consumer under any circumstance. Take 2 Interactive Software has lodged an appeal regarding this decision and the matter has been set down to be heard on Tuesday the 11th of December. Get the full story over at Games Warehouse.com
by Peter on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 8:46 p.m. PST | Filed under
Today DuelField beta has ended, and that means this one-on-one online RTS is now available for download right here
. DuelField Disciple is free to grab and it comes in 3 diffrent versions, full version is 145 Mb, medium is 50 Mb big and then the small version comes in 7Mb. Enjoy!
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 5:06 p.m. PST | Filed under
Strategy First , a leading worldwide developer and publisher of PC games, announced today that it has signed a North American publishing agreement with German developer, Innonics for their exciting new game, Diggles.
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 3:59 p.m. PST | Filed under
Babel has been appointed as the exclusive localisation test house for Infogrames Europe. The leading services provider will carry out localisation testing on the entire range of the French publisher's new and re-published titles.
by Peter on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 3:56 p.m. PST | Filed under
Dutch officials have banned the sale of the Playstation One console and related accessories from the country in November because the cables used in the system contained too much cadmium. The ban effectively blocked the sale of 1.3 million units in the country.
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 3:50 p.m. PST | Filed under
The PlayStation ® 2 broadband revolution is a step closer, as Telewest Broadband begins trials of the world’s first PlayStation 2 broadband network. The closed-trials began this week, and are expected to continue into the new year, with a limited public trial expected to commence in early Q1.
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 3:48 p.m. PST | Filed under
A survey conducted by computer games publisher CDV Software Entertainment has revealed that 86 per cent of those interested in purchasing the forthcoming PC title Neocron are considering upgrading to a broadband Internet connection – making the game one of the most important motivators in getting Britain hooked up to the high-speed Internet.
by Peter on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 3:26 p.m. PST | Filed under
Was just over to BluesNews
and found a interesting article they linked to.. Here is a spot from the article: The Commercial Court of Nanterre fined Microsoft France 3 million francs (around £290,000) in damage and interest for software piracy. "It's a start," said a lawyer for the plaintiffs, "although Microsoft continues to stall on the provisional execution of the judgment." Read full article here
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 1:05 p.m. PST | Filed under
Four hundred years ago, mainland Europe resounded to the sounds of bloody battles, as nations were created and fell, fortunes made and lost, and new military tactics were developed. Cossacks: The Art of War recreates these battles on an epic scale.
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 12:46 p.m. PST | Filed under
The Xbox (TM) video game system from Microsoft Corp. had the best-selling video game console launch on record after two weeks of sales, according to The NPD Group Inc., the definitive source for sales and market data on the video game industry. Attach Rate for Xbox Launch Is Highest Ever; Weekly Shipments of Xbox Systems Ensures Strong Sales Through Holiday Season
by Peter on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 10:51 a.m. PST | Filed under
This week John-Anders Pettersson and Fredrik Andersson discusses the aspects of MindForce. "Different areas of the development process"
by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2001 @ 12:37 a.m. PST | Filed under
TDK Mediactive, Inc. , a global publisher of entertainment software, announced today a list of 17 games it anticipates publishing for it's 2002-03 fiscal year ending March 31, 2003. With exciting brands like "Shrek", "Robotech", "Mercedes-Benz", "Dinotopia", "Aquaman", "Lady Sia", and "UBOS", TDK is unveiling titles for all next generation consoles, including the NINTENDO GAMECUBE video game system, Xbox video game system from Microsoft, Sony PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, and Nintendo's handheld Game Boy Advance system.
by Peter on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 11:42 p.m. PST | Filed under
The Japanese-language version of a popular role-playing game developed for Sega Dreamcast is infected with a highly destructive virus. Full story below!
by Peter on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 11:09 p.m. PST | Filed under
Yesterday Blizzard posted up a new Warcraft III unit: The Dread Lord, an Undead unit in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, that you can check out here
.. Today they tossed up a new Warcraft III unit ability: Learn about Metamorphosis, the Ultimate spell of the Demon Hunter, a Night Elf Hero in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, and this one is avaliable right here
by Thomas on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 6:18 p.m. PST | Filed under
A fisherman was killed last week while using his PlayStation, when a wave crashed through a trawler's porthole.
by Thomas on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 5:48 p.m. PST | Filed under
For the Sony PlayStation 2 action gamers, Freekstyle by EA SPORTS BIG™ is the most dangerous motocross game around. Freekstyle dares you to harness the power of your bike while pulling off sick stunts in insane, over the top worlds.
by Thomas on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 5:13 p.m. PST | Filed under
MindArk seeks 5,000 participants to test its virtual world’s economy system with real cash. MindArk AB announced today that the initial trial of the revolutionary Project Entropia economy system will begin in the near future as part of MindArk’s release schedule.
by Thomas on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 5:08 p.m. PST | Filed under
Another Resident Evil game coming for the PS2. Gun Survivor 2 Code: Veronica transfers the action to a first person perspective, placing gamers even closer to unknown terrors. Sounds interesting? Well head over to ToTheGame
to check out the screens!
by Thomas on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 4:44 p.m. PST | Filed under
JoWood's RPG game Gorasul Legacy of the Dragon is on it's way out to stores. GameSpot
reports: The game is set in a medieval fantasy world, and players assume the role of Roszondas, a man who was raised by dragons. Roszondas has a number of special abilities due to his unique upbringing, and he is recruited to fight in an epic war against demons. Gorasul: Legacy of the Dragon was developed by Berlin-based game studio Silver Style, and it will soon be available in stores for an approximate retail price of $29.99.
by Rainier on Dec. 4, 2001 @ 2:27 p.m. PST | Filed under
Sky Sports introduce the first massively multi-player online football management game with over £25,000 worth of prizes up for grabs..