TransWorld Snowboarding (XB) - Screens

by Thomas on June 26, 2002 @ 11:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Welcome to the TransWorld lifestyle. With rails and downed trees to jib and grind, natural snow kickers and ramps to launch off and multiple half-pipes and quarter-pipes to perform tons of tricks on, TransWorld Snowboarding is action sports gameplay at its pinnacle. Six new screens below!

MechWarrior 4: Vengeance Maps

by Thomas on June 26, 2002 @ 10:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

FASA Studios released two new multiplayer maps for their 3D action game, MechWarrior 4: Vengeance. These Coliseum and Gagetown maps were included with the Inner Sphere 'Mech Pak expansion but can now be played online with just the original game and the recent version 3.0 patch.

Carmen Sandiego Games Announced

by Thomas on June 26, 2002 @ 9:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Riverdeep, Inc. and BAM! Entertainment today announced they have entered into an exclusive agreement to extend the award-winning Carmen Sandiego brand to the video game market. The first Carmen Sandiego video games are scheduled to be in stores for the 2003 holiday season.

Austerlitz: Napoleon's Greatest Victory Ships July 8th

by Thomas on June 26, 2002 @ 9:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today Shrapnel Games announced that their latest product, Austerlitz: Napoleon's Greatest Victory, has been delayed at the printers. This first game in The Greatest Battles Series will begin shipping on July 8th. , has been delayed at the printers. This first game in The Greatest Battles Series will begin shipping on July 8th.

'Gary Coleman' & 'Postal 2'

by Rainier on June 26, 2002 @ 6:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The most dangerous videogame developers still alive and killing in the Free World, Running With Scissors, has today released for the world to see a pictorial spread of television star Gary Coleman. His highness Sir Gary has indeed been mo-capped and now the LA based House of Moves motion capture studios will never be the same!

Skygunner (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on June 26, 2002 @ 12:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atlus U.S.A., Inc., announced today that SkyGunner, the anime, aerial combat videogame, has shipped for the PS2. SkyGunner follows the story of 3 ace pilots, Ciel, Copain and Femme, who are hired to protect the "Eternal Engine" an engine capable of perpetual motion without the need for an outside power source. Little do they know, that the criminal genius, Ventre is planning to use the town's celebration aboard the luxury airship, Merveilleux... as an opportunity to steal the Eternal Engine for his own evil ends...

3DO Announces Army Men: Sarge’s War For GameCube

by Rainier on June 26, 2002 @ 12:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The 3DO Company today announced the development of the first Sarge’s Heroes title for the Nintendo GameCube, Army Men: Sarge’s War. The Sarge’s Heroes games were some of the most successful third-party titles for the Nintendo 64, having sold over a million units between the two games. The Army Men: Sarge’s War game is planned to ship in Spring 2003.

Infogrames Ships 'Stuntman' For Playstation2 - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2002 @ 7:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infogrames, Inc. has shipped "Stuntman," the latest game in its smash Atari line-up, to retail stores this week for the PS2 computer Entertainment system. Developed by Reflections Interactive Limited, the company behind the best-selling "Driver" series, "Stuntman" thrusts players into the middle of Hollywood-style action-packed films, completing death-defying stunts for a series of movies and building a career to become an A-list stunt driver.

Gathering Of Developers Announces 'Vietcong' - Screens

by Rainier on June 25, 2002 @ 7:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Computer and video game publisher Gathering of Developers, a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., and developer Illusion Softworks in association with development team Pterodon, today announced "Vietcong" for the PC. Set during the Vietnam War, "Vietcong" is a first person shooter with tactical elements. The game is expected to hit store shelves this fall.

'Divine Divinity' - Prequel Story Part II

by Rainier on June 25, 2002 @ 6:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The much anticipated RPG Divine Divinity will be released in the UK on 13th September 2002. For those of you who can’t wait, the second chapter of the prequel story, “The Prophecy“, is now online HERE. The story has been split into six parts, with a new instalment being posted every Tuesday.

Microsoft Train Simulator Add-On 'Pro Train II' Ships To Stores

by Rainier on June 25, 2002 @ 6:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First is pleased to announce that "Pro Train II: Saxony: Leipzig – Riesa - Dresden", a complete add-on for Microsoft’s Train Simulator has shipped to retail stores nationwide.

Paradox Invites You To Enter Valhalla Chronicles

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 6:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Paradox Entertainment invites you to enter the stunning new mythological role-playing game, VALHALLA CHRONICLES. Dohh! Whats this about? Find out more below!

Racing Just For Kids

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 5:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Encore offers thrills and spills in four-game racing compilation for kids. Children from all over the UK will soon be taking to the streets to experience high-speed spills and thrills with some of their favourite characters as Encore Software announces Racing Just For Kids, a four-game compilation of racing games designed for a youthful audience.

New 'Colin McRae Rally 3' Video Released Today

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 5:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Experience the unpredictable weather conditions that plague real life rallies in an all-new 6.2MB Colin McRae Rally 3 video released today. Read more below to grab the video!

'SWAT: Urban Justice' Site Launch

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

Sierra just tossed up the official site for their squad-based tactical shooter, SWAT: Urban Justice. Game-info, screens, trailers and much more is available on the site..

'Malice' Site launch

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 5:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Entertainment, Inc., a studio of Vivendi Universal Publishing, today announced the launch of a new website dedicated to Malice, the upcoming action-adventure game, developed by UK-based Argonaut Games PLC. The site is live and can be accessed at malice.sierra.com, where fans can find out just what makes Malice this year's most unexpected title. Site Features Game Trailers, New Images and Behind the Scenes Moments with No Doubt.

THQ and Microsoft Teams Up For GBA

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 4:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Inc. and Microsoft today announced an exclusive, worldwide Game Boy Advance publishing agreement. Under the agreement, THQ will publish several of Microsoft Game Studios’ top-selling Xbox and PC game properties on the popular Game Boy Advance system. In addition to Oddworld: Munch’s Oddysee and Monster Truck Madness 2.0, THQ and Microsoft Game Studios will work together to identify additional properties for release under the agreement.

Operation Flashpoint: Resistance’s Detailed New Visuals

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 2:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Operation Flashpoint: Resistance launches this Friday, June 28, and is the official expansion pack for the multiple Game of the Year award winner and world-wide number one best-selling PC war simulator. In addition to a new campaign, a new island, and improved network code, Resistance delivers its terrain visuals via an enhanced graphics engine with support for higher-resolution textures, more lighting effects and greatly increased draw distances, so now there’s even more scenery to take cover behind when you’re in combat.

'Time of Defiance' - Features & Screens

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 1:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Two years ago, Toby and Ben Simpson, the past producers of the Creatures series of games, set up Nicely Crafted Entertainment (NiCE) and began work on the world’s first fully 3D massively multiplayer real-time strategy title. Their goal was to feature the highest level of intelligence ever found in a game. Their solution was ingenious: it’s you.

MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology - Demo

by Thomas on June 25, 2002 @ 10:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology is the imminent motorbike racing simulation by Climax and THQ. Now 3DGamers got a 63.5MB playable demo for download that allows you to try out the game on the renowned TT Circuit in Assen, the Netherlands.