by Thomas on May 1, 2002 @ 9:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under
wrote to Marcus Beer, head of PR for Novalogic
, to find out what was going on with 'Necrocide: The Dead Must Die'.. Here is what Marcus from Novalogic had to say:
After recently giving the green light on the development of a hugely exciting multi-format project with a world-wide license, we have decided to pull Necrocide: The Dead Must Die from our current development schedule. Our attention and internal resources are now turned towards these forthcoming PC and console titles. More details will be announced at E3.
by Thomas on May 1, 2002 @ 9:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under
by Thomas on May 1, 2002 @ 9:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Capcom just tossed up their official E3 page. To check out what console titles Capcom has to show at E3 just click here
by Thomas on May 1, 2002 @ 9:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Meriting another visit, the official Grand Theft Auto 3 website
beckons you. The main page has been updated to include a brand new dedicated area in honor of the forthcoming PC version of Grand Theft Auto 3. Hit read more below for some new screens. Njoy!
by Thomas on May 1, 2002 @ 8:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Once again taking to the streets with a next-generation adrenaline rush of fast moving steel, Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. today announced that it has shipped its award-winning arcade driving game Burnout for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube. Created by Criterion Games Limited, Burnout was one the most heralded games this past fall for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, and offers stunning graphics and white-knuckle, foot-to-the-floor gameplay.
by Rainier on May 1, 2002 @ 12:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under
TriLunar, LLC, a leading developer of interactive entertainment products, today announced the addition of David O’Connor as their Vice President, Technology. As a member of the TriLunar executive team, O’Connor will be responsible for technology leadership for the firm, including strategic planning of core technologies, planning and execution of product-related technical development, and human resource management of the technical team.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 10:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Rockstar Games, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.'s high-end videogame publishing division, is pleased to announce that "Smuggler's Run: Warzones" is crossing the border and heading for a release on GameCube this summer. The first Smuggler's Run title to grace the GameCube console, this off-road driving adventure offers the most dynamic smuggling challenge yet with five huge maps, over 30 missions and 2-4 person multiplayer action. "Smuggler's Run: Warzones" is set for release July 2002.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 9:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Sammy Entertainment today announced release dates for two new 2D anime-style fighting games based on the powerhouse Guilty Gear and The King of Fighter franchises for Nintendo Game Boy Advance. Guilty Gear X Advance Edition, releasing June 7, and The King of Fighters EX: Neo Blood, releasing Summer 2002, bring two 2D fighting series that amassed a huge following in arcades and on previous consoles to the GBA. Both games have an MSRP of $29.99 and are Rated T for Teen.
by Thomas on April 30, 2002 @ 8:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of console video games, today announced the release of the newly created Resident Evil for Nintendo GameCube. Capcom executive producer, Shinji Mikami, mastermind of the blockbuster Resident Evil franchise and creator of the survival horror genre, takes reign again re-inventing his original masterpiece.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 7:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under
For the people who cant wait until the English version of the Sudden Strike II is released you can now grab the German demo from gamesweb
. The demo is about 57mb and contains a complete single-player campaign in Japan and also a multi-player map in which Japan, USA and Russia fight against eachother.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 7:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under
The Universal Studios Monsters all have one overriding ambition, to win the election! Recently they have taken up politics with a single aim: to become Mayor of the city. But when your opponents are Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster, Quasimodo and Metaluna Mutant there are no limits!
by Thomas on April 30, 2002 @ 7:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Ubi Soft Entertainment, one of the world's largest videogame publishers, today revealed its plans for the Electronic Entertainment Expo, one of the industry's major events of the year. Focusing on powerful brands, Ubi Soft is showcasing two never before seen Tom Clancy games - Tom Clancy's Rainbox Six Raven Shield and Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell. Ubi Soft will also unveil the new sequel to the 10 million plus, best-selling Rayman franchise with the eagerly anticipated Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc. Also new this year, Michel Ancel's new creation, creator of Rayman. This top secret game will finally be revealed for the first time at the show. In addition, Ubi Soft plans to show its versatility with the debut of XIII, a first person shooter that contains a completely interactive graphic novel.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 7:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under
It’s official! UK gamers are crazy about Star Wars. On May 3, 2002 LucasArts releases the highly anticipated Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader as a day one GameCube launch title. Already a number one selling third party smash hit in the US, retailers have confirmed that Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader is the No.1 pre-order on the GameCube in the UK.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 6:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under
TDK Mediactive, Inc., announced today that "Dinotopia : The Timestone Pirates" for the Game Boy Advance has shipped to stores. The release of the game coincides with the premiere of Dinotopia, the eagerly anticipated miniseries from Hallmark Entertainment, beginning May 12 on ABC. This “mega-series” is the largest production ever brought to television.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 6:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under
EA has released a new patch for Sid Meier's Sim Golf. The v1.03 patch fixes "an obscure crash related to the selection of female golfer heads on the customization screen which affected theme packs and importation of custom heads". Read more for a detailed list and links where to grab this puppy.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 5:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Strategy First and EsimGames announced today that a Special Gold Edition of the award-winning tank simulation, Steel Beasts has shipped to stores in North America.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 5:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Bone crushing combos, dazzling footwork, epic knockouts and boxing’s biggest moments are prominently featured in the fastest, most intense version of the Knockout Kings series to date. Knockout Kings 2002 for the PS2/Xbox ships to stores.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 4:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under
A week ago we had a little coverage on the NWO's progress and specifically the highly anticipated MultiPlayer Test Termite and Project3 are planning to release. Last week Jim Malmros said they "hoped" to announce a release date 'end of the month', which just happens to be today... Read on to find out more and check some new screens.
by Rainier on April 30, 2002 @ 4:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under
For the Sony PlayStation 2 action gamers, Freekstyle by EA SPORTS is the most dangerous motocross game around. Freekstyle dares you to harness the power of your bike while pulling off sick stunts in insane, over the top worlds. Check these 40 + screens and you will know why!
by Thomas on April 30, 2002 @ 4:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under
In the multiplayer-focused Battlefield 1942, players can heroically storm the beaches of Normandy, direct artillery at Kursk, pilot a fighter at Midway, shell an airstrip at Gaudalcanal, and command a tank in Tobruk - experiencing some of the most dramatic moments of WWII. The game will be available on the PC in 2002. Loads of new screenshots to check out below!