Project Nomads Goes 'Alpha' - Screens

by Rainier on June 7, 2002 @ 4:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Welcome to a extraordinary and airy world of Project Nomads in its alpha stage: Visitors at CDV’s E³ booth were surprised by the unbelievably detailed surroundings, the way you can see the grass on the ground sway in the breeze and see the birds fly around. They claimed to almost have been able to inhale the nature and feel the total freedom. Today we serve up the first alpha screenshots of "Project Nomads" by developers "Radon Labs". Njoy!

1.8GHz Athlon XP 2200+ Next Monday

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 1:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

AMD will introduce its newest desktop PC processor, the 1.8GHz Athlon XP 2200+, next Monday, sources say. The new chip, AMD's highest-performance desktop chip to date, gains nearly 70MHz over its predecessor, the Athlon XP 2100+.

Delta Green - Screens

by Rainier on June 7, 2002 @ 1:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today we serve up a bunch of nifty screens from Flying Lab Software's LithTech Jupiter-powered action strategy PC game Delta Green. Inside the federal government, a grim conspiracy steals satellite access, spies on the FBI, and siphons funds from the IRS to conduct outlaw operations of assassination, blackmail, and counter-insurgency -- all to keep us safe from a secret world of ancient, supernatural horror that threatens us from the shadows. This conspiracy is Delta Green™. And you're in charge. Njoy the screens!

Nintendo Unveils New Official Website For UK

by Rainier on June 7, 2002 @ 12:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nintendo today announces the launch of its biggest internet experience ever - the new official Nintendo website for the UK.

Codemasters Has Revealed Its 'Hard As Nails' Survey

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 11:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

On the day Codemasters launch "Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing" for PlayStation 2 and the eve before the Tyson v Lewis fight, Codemasters has revealed its Hard as Nails survey. [and other amusing findings as Codemasters launch "Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing" for PS2]

Ubi Soft Continues To Expand

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 8:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment, a world leader in interactive entertainment, today announced that from June 2002, the company will be present in Korea with a new office in Seoul. Sam Stewart, General Manager for South East Asia, based in Australia, will supervise the subsidiary. In order to stay close to the needs of the market, a team of two people will be dedicated to providing complete services to the Ubi Soft partners throughout the Korean territory.

Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds Ships For Mac

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 8:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Aspyr Media, Inc. announced today that Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds has shipped for the Macintosh. Carbonized conversion was done by Westlake Interactive.

Pro Train II Is Gold

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 8:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First is pleased to announce that Pro Train II: Saxony: Leipzig – Reisa - Dresden, a complete add-on for Microsoft’s Train Simulator has gone gold.

Infogrames Most Recent Console Releases

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 8:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infogrames, Inc.'s most recent releases for video game consoles are flying off retail shelves, with demand even outpacing supply in some cases, the Company has announced. Infogrames' Dragon Ball Z: Legacy of Goku for Nintendo's Game Boy Advance has sold through its initial shipment of 300,000 units in just three weeks in the stores, with orders for more than another 250,000 units having already been placed. Currently ranked the #1 Game Boy Advance title at all leading retailers of video game software in the U.S. and Canada, Dragon Ball Z: Legacy of Goku is also Infogrames' best-selling Nintendo title of all-time.

Championship Snooker 2003 (PC/PS2/XB)

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 8:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters is to extend its award-winning official snooker video game series with the announcement of World Championship Snooker 2003. Officially licensed from World Snooker, the official body of the sport, the game is currently being developed for PlayStation 2, Xbox and PC formats and is expected to launch in winter 2002.

Falcone: Into the Maelstrom - Features & Screens

by Thomas on June 7, 2002 @ 7:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Comic book action comes to life in one of the most stunning shooters to appear on the PlayStation 2 and Xbox this November in Falcone: Into the Maelstrom. Come this November, console gamers will be pulling on foil eye-patches and spraying the pet parrot silver when Virgin Interactive's piratical space-opera boards Xbox and PlayStation 2 in December.

'Lord Of The Rings : The Two Towers' - New Screens

by Rainier on June 7, 2002 @ 1:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA released a few new screens from the upcoming J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic fantasy novel "The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers" (PS2) under development by Stormfront Studios (scheduled for 2003). Njoy!

Deathrow Presents 'The Marines' - Screens

by Rainier on June 6, 2002 @ 9:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Marines are the military's reply to its detractors - those who'd like to see Congress replace human soldiers with combat drones. They're disciplined experts in combat and tough opponents. In the arena, they're out to prove that nothing can replace the Marines Corps on the battlefield. They're tough, they fight hard and they make the language coming out of a sailor's mouth seem tame. Check the screens!

'Jazz And Faust' Website Goes Live! - Screens

by Rainier on June 6, 2002 @ 9:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Just a quick note to let you all know that the official website is up and running! Gamers can get a myriad of information on the upcoming game. The Jazz And Faust site has the usual artwork, FAQ, game features but it also sports a whopping 65mb (divx) intro movie to the game ... Read more for links and screens!

New 'Kohan: Ahriman’s Gift' v1.3.5 Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on June 6, 2002 @ 8:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First and TimeGate Studios announced today that they have released a patch, version 1.3.5, for the genre busting fantasy real-time strategy game, Kohan: Ahriman’s Gift.

'Etherlords II' Announced - First Screens

by Thomas on June 6, 2002 @ 8:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First and Nival Interactive are delighted to announce a new publishing deal, whereby Strategy First retains the publishing rights for Etherlords II in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Medal of Honor Allied Assault Ships For Mac

by Thomas on June 6, 2002 @ 7:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Aspyr Media Inc. announced today that "Medal of Honor Allied Assault" has shipped for the Macintosh. Carbonized Macintosh conversion was done by Westlake Interactive. Developed by 2015 and published for the PC by Electronic Arts, "Medal of Honor Allied Assault" is a single and multiplayer 1st person shooter, based on the Quake® III engine, set during the most trying years of World War II.

BloodRayne Site Launch

by Thomas on June 6, 2002 @ 7:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The worlds of the natural and supernatural collide online as Majesco, one of the fastest-growing publishers of interactive entertainment, today announced the launch of BloodRayne.com, the official site for its atmospheric new action-thriller video game, BloodRayne. Premiering on the site today is a specially created CGI movie trailer for BloodRayne, which offers a cinematic look at one of the most anticipated horror games of the year.

'Lost Kingdoms' (Gamecube) Ships To Stores

by Thomas on June 6, 2002 @ 7:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers can now embark on a magical quest, where beasts are summoned to battle evil foes, in Activision, Inc.'s Lost Kingdoms, the first real-time action- RPG for the Nintendo GameCube. Set within visually stunning 3D worlds, players will be enveloped into a rich storyline that takes them on a mystical journey through the Five Kingdoms of Argwyll as they discover, collect and summon Guardian Creatures cards to battle an invading evil force, while uncovering its terrible origins. Lost Kingdoms for the Nintendo GameCube is currently available at retail outlets nationwide at a suggested retail price of $49.99 and is rated "T" (Teen - contains comic mischief and violence).

'New World Order' - Demo Screens

by Rainier on June 6, 2002 @ 5:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

'New World Order' set for release in September 2002 is a single and multiplayer team based shooter developed in Sweden by Termite Games. This highly anticipated game promises to take the first person shooter genre to the next level by combining uncanny graphic detail with adrenaline pumping realistic action. Last week Project3/Termite released a single player demo, get it here ... IF you can get it to work properly that is! Njoy!