'Larry Bond’s Harpoon 4' Announced

by Thomas on May 27, 2002 @ 12:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft announces Larry Bond’s Harpoon 4, the eagerly-anticipated combat simulation that puts the world’s greatest naval powers at your command. Building on the depth and detail of its famous predecessors, Larry Bond’s Harpoon 4 features gorgeous and life-like 3D graphics, a campaign based on a Larry Bond storyline, and competitive multiplayer action. Larry Bond’s Harpoon 4 is scheduled to ship to U.S. retail shelves in the Holiday season 2002.

Various Sega PS2/Xbox Titles - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2002 @ 12:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We just fixed up some screens from a few upcoming Sega titles : Sega Bass Fishing Duel (PS2), Shinobi (PS2), Panzer Dragoon Orta (Xbox), Gungrave (PS2). Njoy!

World of Warcraft's Fourth Race, The Dwarves - Screens

by Thomas on May 27, 2002 @ 11:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World of Warcraft's fourth race, the Dwarves. These proud warriors serve as excellent craftsmen and are considered by many to be the hardiest of all the races. They are an ancient race, strong, stocky and well suited for plumbing the depths of the world in search of hordes of treasure. 18 more screenshots. And they'd better not be kidding about this "Dwarven race".

'Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon' (PS2/XB) New Screens & Features

by Thomas on May 27, 2002 @ 11:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon, the PC Game of the Year for 2001, will bring its renowned gameplay and multiplayer capabilities to the Xbox online experience. Ubi Soft will launch Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft simultaneously with the launch of Xbox Live, the online console gaming service, in Q4 2002. The PlayStation2 computer entertainment system and Nintendo GameCube versions will follow. Check out some new PS2 and XB screens below!

'City of Heroes' E3 Preview

by Thomas on May 27, 2002 @ 10:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Frictionless Insight has posted their E3 Preview of City of Heroes, developed by Cryptic Studios. "City of Heroes is a Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG)." Read the preview!

'Breath of Fire' & 'Clock Tower 3' (PS2) - Screens & Features

by Thomas on May 27, 2002 @ 10:17 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

This morning we bring you some screens and features from Capcom and their upcoming PS2 titles, Clock Tower 3 and Breath of Fire V.

Breath of Fire for the PlayStation 2 sports a whole new 3D-world look, an engrossing storyline, brand new stylized visuals and innovative gameplay features.

Clock Tower 3 promises to evoke fear with unnerving visuals and an equally intense storyline. The entire game features fully rendered 3D backgrounds, offering an incredibly realistic look to each scene and battle event.

E3 Raven Shield Video - Part 1 & Part 2

by Thomas on May 27, 2002 @ 9:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

ThePlatoon.com got some nice E3 Raven Shield Videos posted on their site. The videos showing a lot of good stuff: - Live Demonstrations from the Rainbow actors - Feedback from the Dev team - Live footage of the game in play (very clear and sharp), and much more! Check them out!

'SOCOM: US Navy SEALS' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2002 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As an elite SEAL commander, your team has been called to fight terrorists in 12 of the most deadly operations ever. With more than 60 weapons, superior intelligence, intense training and unparalleled skills and tactical maneuvers at your disposal, protect freedom wherever it is in danger. Njoy the screens!

'Hardware Network Technology' (PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2002 @ 12:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCEE's 'Hardware Network Technology' (working title) is a fast action, fun-packed arcade blasting, online multi-player combat game that promises to be the ultimate death match experience, putting the player in the driving seat of some of the most powerful military fighting vehicles in existence today. Players are brought together online, placed in a massive purpose built environment equipped with high-tech weaponry and are then let loose with the primary purpose to destroy their opponents as many times as possible!

Kingdom Hearts - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2002 @ 12:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kingdom Hearts is the first project from Squaresoft and Disney Interactive. This revolutionary relationship has created an entirely new genre of game - an 'Action RPG' that combines classic Disney characters and worlds with new elements created in the renowned Squaresoft style.

Various 'Vivendi Universal' Titles (PS2/Xbox/Gamecube) - Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2002 @ 12:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

We got some more screens from a few upcoming Vivendi Universal titles : Bruce Lee: Quest of the Dragon (Xbox) - The Scorpion King: Rise of An Akkadian (Gamecube/PS2) - Spyro: Enter the Dragonfly (PS2) - Jurassic Park (Xbox) and last but not least 'Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex' (Gamecube)... Njoy!

'Fire Bugs' & 'Formula One Arcade' Coming To PSOne - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 26, 2002 @ 11:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe is delighted to announce the forthcoming release of 'Formula1 Arcade' on the PSone® - a chance to enjoy the authenticity, glamour and speed of Formula 1 racing without having to worry about car setup. Just jump in and hit that accelerator! Also coming to the PSOne is 'Fire Bugs', the game that promises to deliver fast and furious racing action like you've never seen before, due for release in September 2002. Njoy!

'Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria' - Screens

by Rainier on May 26, 2002 @ 10:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft announces Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria, the highly-anticipated sequel to the award-winning Warlords III: Reign of Heroes. Developed by Strategic Studies Group (SSG), Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria is a unique blend of turn-based strategy and fantasy role-playing that features battle-tested heroes that increase in special abilities and skills while accumulating magic items and treasures. The heroes of Warlords IV show their mastery of sword and sorcery in the tactical combat system, casting spells, smiting foes and boosting morale of shaken troops on their quest to rule the land of Etheria. Warlords IV: Heroes of Etheria is scheduled to ship to retail shelves in Holiday 2002. Njoy the screens!

'Sly Cooper & The Thievius Raccoonus' - Features & Screens

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 8:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe is pleased with the forthcoming release on PlayStation2 of Sly Raccoon, a beautifully animated crime caper starring the charming and charismatic young thief, Sly Raccoon. Njoy the screens!

'Treasure Planet' For PSOne & PS2 Announced - Screens

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 8:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe is delighted to announce the forthcoming release of Treasure Planet on PS one and PS2, the action adventure based on Disney's forthcoming animated movie.

JoWooD Expance With 'SÖLDNER: Secret Wars'

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 8:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD Productions Software AG is expanding this year's product portfolio with the addition of the tactical action game "SÖLDNER - Secret Wars", a game developed by Wings Simulations.

The Thing (PC/PS2/XB) - Screens

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 7:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We got our hands on 30 new screens from Vivendi and their upcoming title, The Thing. "A sequel to Universal Studios' and John Carpenter's 1982 cult-classic horror film "The Thing," the video game picks up where the movie left off and features an all-new cast of characters. The player becomes Blake, a military squad captain sent into the frozen Antarctic to investigate the mysterious disappearance of an American scientific expedition. As fast as scuttling alien beasts, the questions arise: Is Blake a trustworthy leader? Are his fellow soldiers on his side? Or have they been infected by The Thing?"

New Doom III Movie

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 5:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

There is a new Doom III movie available for download from the E3 presentation in L.A. a few days ago. This new "46MB" DivX movie is 11 min long, showing of some of the gameplay in Doom III. Grab it from following mirrors: Gamesweb, Dailyrush, Fragland.

UPDATE: Todd Hollenshead just asked several sites thats hosting this new movie to remove it from their sites. The video was recorded with a handheld camera and the footage showed the complete 11 minute presentation in L.A.

X-Men: Wolverine’s Revenge (PS2 XB) - Screens

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 5:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

After more than 300 comic books, an animated series and most recently a blockbuster feature film featuring the X-Men, Wolverine is the one character that grips the public’s attention more than any of the other X-Men,” states Larry Goldberg, executive vice president, Activision Worldwide Studios. “X-Men: Wolverine’s Revenge allows you to play as Wolverine, explore the enigmatic hero’s past and carve up a host of bad guys along the way. X-Men: Wolverine’s Revenge is expected to ship in the spring of 2003 and has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

True Crime: Streets Of L.A. (PS2 XB) - Screens

by Thomas on May 26, 2002 @ 4:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

True Crime: Streets Of L.A. allows players to move freely through a 400 square mile living, breathing re-creation of the City of Angels. Players will be able to visit popular L.A. landmarks, or buy services from local gun merchants, mechanics or doughnut shops and improve Kang’s abilities by visiting auto simulators, dojo’s and gun ranges around town. True Crime: Streets Of L.A. is slated to ship in 2003.