UBI Soft To Distribute Microsoft Budget Games

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 5:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Signs an Agreement to Distribute Budget Games from Microsoft's Age of Empires, Flight Simulator and Midtown Madness Franchises, Among Others.. Full pressrelease below!

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 4:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vice City is a huge urban sprawl ranging from the beach to the swamps and the glitz to the ghetto, and is the most varied, complete and alive digital city ever created. Combining non-linear gameplay with a character driven narrative, you arrive in a town brimming with delights and degradation and are given the opportunity to take it over as you choose. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games "to be released for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system on October 22, 2002".

Total Immersion Racing (PS2) - Screens Gallery

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 2:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier this morning we tossed up 21 screens for the XBox version and yesterday some PC screens, now we bring you a huge gallery with PS2 shots. Take your time to load them all. Njoy!

PlayStation 2 Screenshot Mix

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 1:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Well even more PlayStation 2 screenshots keep on dropping in to us. This time we serve up ten new 'Legaia 2: Duel Saga' shots - now including English text, excitingly. 35 new shots of 'NBA Starting Five', from what we can work out, is probably a US-only title.

Ace Golf (GC) - Shots & Features

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 12:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Grab your clubs, hit the green and prepare for some wild golfing action with Ace Golf. Ace Golf combines crazy arcade characters with real-world golf physics and intuitive gameplay. The result is an addictive pick up and play golf game for both novice and expert gamers alike! The game is being developed by Telenet Japan Co Ltd and is due for release in the Autumn on Nintendo GameCube.

Silent Hill 3 (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 12:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The follow up to 2001's smash hit Silent Hill 2, this new installment adds yet another eerie chapter to the growing legacy of the Silent Hill franchise. Silent Hill 3 promises to take the survival/horror genre to new heights with the series trademark stunning graphics, masterful use of sound, and mature, sophisticated storylines. 18 screenshots "from E3", it says. Well, better late than etc.

'Blinx: The Time Sweeper' Site

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blinx: The Time Sweeper is a fast-paced action game featuring a cool, clever new character in wild, warped worlds. The ability to control the flow of time provides a totally new 4-dimensional gaming experience. Now the official site is launched filled with information about this game, check it out!

Total Immersion Racing (XB) - Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 2, 2002 @ 8:32 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yesterday we posted up a bunch of Total Immersion Racing screens for the PC version, this morning we bring you 21 screens from the XBOX version "expect a huge PS2 gallery later on today". Njoy!

Speedball 2 Brutal Deluxe (GBA) - Story & Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 1, 2002 @ 3:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

12 years after the original smash hit on Amiga and Atari ST, get to grips with the bloodiest game in the history of sport on Game Boy Advance: Speedball 2 – Brutal Deluxe. This fierce sport doesn’t follow any of the rules we’re familiar with…

'Total Immersion Racing' - Features & Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 1, 2002 @ 9:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Total Immersion Racing is a brand new game experience that combines the highest quality driving technology, real-world racecars & tracks and immersive gameplay. The player can choose a career path that leads from being the lowest ranked driver of a GT sportscar all the way to becoming a world champion driving a massively powerful 8 litre prototype racecar. On the way, team engineers and managers will give advice and input to guide the player. Screens and features below!

'Combat Mission: Barbarossa To Berlin' - Demo Available NOW

by Thomas on Sept. 1, 2002 @ 9:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News tossed up a 60Mb Combat Mission: Barbarossa to Berlin Demo. The demo contains two full scenarios playable by either side plus a playable tutorial and supports multiplayer gaming with hotseat or PBEM (Play by Email) or Network play via TCP/IP. For the Windows PC version the Demo is currently only available in English. For the Mac Demo, you can choose to download the demo in either English, French or German Languages.

'IronStorm' - New Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 1, 2002 @ 9:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eastern Germany, March 1964. The Great War has been raging for 50 years now. All you have ever known is the madness of the front lines and of men butchering each other. Suddenly, you are given a mission which, if successful, could put a stop to the carnage. Shoot’em-up, action and infiltration are the best means of restoring what everybody has long since forgotten about: peace... Imagine, just imagine, that WWI was still going in 1964. Now imagine you're listening to the Sisters of Mercy. Feels good, doesn't it?

Icewind Dale II Version 2.01 BETA Patch Available!

by Thomas on Sept. 1, 2002 @ 9:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Isle Studios tossed up a new Icewind Dale II patch (beta) that addresses a problem for those who are crashing when selecting 'Appearance' in Character Generation and/or crashing when displaying the Inventory screen. The following video cards exhibit the problem most commonly: Hercules 3D Prophet 4500, VideoLogic Vivid!XS and Video cards that have the Kyro II chipset.

The Pink Panther : Pinkadelic Pursuit - Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 1, 2002 @ 8:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

1964 was the year of the Pink Panther's first appearance. Originally it was the name of a diamond stolen from an English jeweler which Inspector Clouseau was try to find in the film directed by Blake Edwards. Edwards asked a cartoon specialist, Fritz Freleng, to be the first designed for the title credits of his film. He wanted a feline which was very sophisticated but mischievous at the same time. Now Wanadoo is proud to announce the release in November 2002 on PSOne, PC and GBA of the game. Screens and story below!

'Robin Hood: The Legend of Sherwood' - Screen Gallery

by Thomas on Aug. 31, 2002 @ 8:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Robin Hood, a new game of tactics and action, thrusts players into an amazing and realistic medieval environment where they are hauled from the depths of Sherwood Forest to the ramparts of Nottingham Castle. How about 107 merry screenshots. Njoy!

'Warrior Kings: Battles' - Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 31, 2002 @ 6:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Empire Interactive earlier announced it had signed the publishing rights to respected industry developer Black Cactus’s latest project, Warrior Kings: Battles for the PC. Today we bring you 32 new screenshots, all of which are quite large.

'Jagged Alliance 2 Gold Pack' Ships

by Thomas on Aug. 31, 2002 @ 5:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The franchise is back for more! Strategy First and Sirtech Canada are pleased to announce that Jagged Alliance 2 Gold Pack has shipped to retail stores nationwide today.

'Medieval: Total War' Ships

by Thomas on Aug. 31, 2002 @ 5:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Activision, Inc.'s and The Creative Assembly's dramatic and intense real time strategy game of epic warfare, Medieval: Total War has shipped to retail stores nationwide. The sequel to the award-winning Shogun: Total War places gamers in ferocious Medieval Europe and North Africa as they attempt to rewrite history through a mixture of epic battles, trade, diplomacy and resource management. Medieval: Total War for the PC has been rated "T" (Teen -- with a descriptor Blood and Violence) by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $39.99.

'Starsky & Hutch' - New Screens

by Thomas on Aug. 31, 2002 @ 12:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Starsky & Hutch game is a story-based police driving action game, taking place in a truly 3-D world modeled after the series location of “Bay City”. The game is split into individual episodic time-based missions, where the player will be challenged and rewarded based on their performance. A television rating board will score the users game-play and depending on skill will reward the player with bonus points and/or power-up’s. Eight new PC screens.

'Inquisition' - Screens & Story

by Thomas on Aug. 31, 2002 @ 12:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Inquisition is a game of medieval action and adventure that plunges players 650 years back in time to the 14th century - a turbulent century rocked by a war that was to last for 100 years, ravaged by the diabolical curse of the Black Plague, and tormented by the torturers of the Inquisition.