by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 8:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Bo Andersson from GRIN Inc "developers of Ballistics PC/Arcade, BANDITS (PC) & Vultures (Xbox)", just send us a mail with their report from the visit at ECTS 2002. Here is a clip:
The GRIN expedition is back from ECTS and boy, did we have a ball. The GRIN stand was constantly filled with curious gamers and journalists that wanted to try what obviously was a gorgeuos game - the twelve flatscreens shared by four test stations and a huge plasma screen made sure no one made any mistakes about the visual strenght in the game. More about it
! (Our recent posted Bandits ECTS screens here
by Rainier on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 8:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under
DreamCatcher has just informed us that the North American version of Syberia, their upcoming 3D adventure game directed by Benoît Sokal (also known as the author of Amerzone) has gone GOLD. Kate Walker, a young and brilliant lawyer from New York, has come to Europe to negotiate the purchase a famous Robot/Toy factory, but will soon have her future completely turned upside down… The game will be shipping September 9th, check a few stunnnig new screens!
by Rainier on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 7:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under
When it pours, it rains .. or something like that .. good thing is, its raining screens and info which is a always nice ... some more roundup screens from Vivendi Universal's lineup ..
- Spyro: Enter the Dragonfly (GC/PS2)
- The Scorpion King: Rise of An Akkadian (PS2/GC)
- Spyro 2: Season of Flame (GBA)
- Monster Force (GBA)
by Rainier on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 6:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under
NovaLogic, Ltd. today announced that the official multiplayer demo for Delta Force - Black Hawk Down will be released on Thursday September 5th 2002. The demo will be available for download from www.novalogic.com and a number of key mirror sites. The demo follows the hugely successful multiplayer beta that had over 200,000 recorded downloads during its seven-day availability period.
by Rainier on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 6:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Breed is a cutting-edge science-fiction shoot-‘em up, which skilfully blends addictive, accessible, free-roaming gameplay with cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technology to expand not only the gameplay potential, but also the player’s perceived freedom within the game world. Having just won the "ECTS 2002, PC Game of the Show" award it's certainly worth checking a few more screens ...
by Rainier on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 5:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under
No doubt about it, Volley World League (VWL) is a volleyball videogame ;) Italian developer Idoru is currently working on the PC version but also an XBOX conversion is scheduled. Not too many volley ball titles on the PC at all so lets hope they make it a good one. Check the screens, it looks like they are in the right track ...
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 5:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under
World War II: Frontline Command, Codemasters’ forthcoming real-time strategy epic for PC, will be the first World War II RTS created using a true 3D engine. Featuring a unique multi-perspective camera system and incorporating “Battlecam” technology, this system will enable the player, for the first time, to get a global perspective of the battlefield or to get ‘up close and personal’ to the action...
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 2:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under
SEGA of America, Inc. today announced the release of "Sega GT 2002," exclusively for the Xbox videogame system from Microsoft. With 125 classic and modern cars, thousands of vehicle customization options, a stunning virtual garage to store trophies, and a nostalgia-rich Chronicle Mode, "Sega GT 2002" is the most realistic driving experience available for Xbox.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 2:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under
ECTS 2002 is over but it still drops in screens and facts. Today we collected a bunch of screens from PC and Console titles from Vivendi, and the shots are from following titles:
- Casino Empire (PC)
- Jurassic Park (PC)
- The Thing (PC)
- Empire Earth: The Art of Conquest (PC)
- Jurassic Park (XB)
- The Thing (XB)
- Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex (GC)
- The Thing (PS2)
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 12:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under
In this frenetic, story-driven action game, players will seamlessly combine dynamic space and ground-based combat with exploration and investigation. Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter takes place hundreds of years in the future, where both human and alien settlers are rapidly colonizing the galaxy. The player will assume the role of an ex-Special Ops officer, Mace Griffin. Read more for some fresh screens and facts!
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 12:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Fact sheets and new screens keep on dropping in today. This time we serve you with the fact sheet and new candy from following PC games, 'NOLF 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way' and 'SWAT: Urban Justice'. Njoy!
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 11:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Malice is due to release worldwide this November on both the Xbox video game system and the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system under the Sierra brand. 11 PS2 shots and 8 XBOX shots below!
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 11:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Emperor: Rise of the Middle Kingdom brings city builders inside the Great Wall of China. Leaving the Mediterranean behind, the city-building series makes its first foray into the Orient and immerses the player in brand new surroundings. China has existed for over 4,000 years, but its 4,000 year history has been marked with new technologies and ideas replacing – or enhancing – the old. This is the world in which the player will take the reigns of leadership and take their cities through the twists and turns of Chinese history.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 11:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Five people who have changed their names by deed poll to that of a character in a video game in a unique marketing initiative have been revealed today. The five, comprising men and women, have all changed their identities to Turok, the hero character of a new game Turok Evolution being released by Acclaim Entertainment for PlayStation 2, Microsoft Xbox and Nintendo GameCube on September 6th. The new Turoks have completed the legal formalities and instead of being known as Ross Davison, Paul Frederick Codling, Matthew Grist, Andrew Ian Boughflower and Lheila Rebeccah Oberman, will simply be called Turok. Everything from their passports to their telephone bills will now carry their new identities.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 10:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Based on the hit TV series created by Academy Award winner James Cameron. With over 30 single-player missions and 6 unique post-pulse environments, players will step into Jessica Alba’s role as Max, crusading to find her sister and her fellow genetically-altered escapees.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 10:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under
More terror, more tension, more action. Aliens vs. Predator 2: Primal Hunt Expansion Pack continues the nail-biting terror and suspense from the award winning (Computer Gaming World’s Best Multi-Player Game of the Year and Best Action Game of the year) Aliens vs. Predator 2 based on the blockbuster films; Alien and Predator. Read more for 12 screens and the fact sheet!
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 10:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Resident Evil 0 promises to amaze players with flawless animation, living environments and the best graphics in a video game ever! Created by Shinji Mikami, Capcom's master of horror, the Resident Evil series is now exclusive to Nintendo's GameCube system and ready to scare fans around the world.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 10:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Judge Dredd vs. Judge Death will feature a unique new storyline, but one that fits in perfectly with the continuity of the comic with a full cast of characters from the Judge Dredd stories, including Judge Anderson and the Dark Judges, and many of the famous Mega-City One locations.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 10:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under
'Die Hard: Vendetta' is a first person shooter (FPS) where tactics and stealth are as important as having a big gun and being a quick shot. With unprecedented character interaction, superbly rich environments and some amazing in-game cinematics, this game will explode Die Hard into the 21st century.
by Thomas on Sept. 3, 2002 @ 9:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Microsoft Game Studios and Gas Powered Games announced that the Dungeon Siege Tool Kit is now available for download
. The Dungeon Siege Tool Kit grants gamers the freedom to rework nearly every aspect of the Dungeon Siege world, making this best-selling title not only a game, but also a platform for those who wish to create their own spells, dungeons, and even their own entire worlds. In conjunction with the release of the Dungeon Siege Tool Kit, five more Siege University tutorials have been made available, bringing the total number of tutorials to 28.