Tak and The Power of JuJu Scheduled

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 2:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ Inc. and Nickelodeon today announced the first two properties scheduled for release under their previously announced relationship dedicated to creating, developing and publishing original video game content with multi-media franchise potential through Nickelodeon’s television, movie, on-line, magazine and consumer product network.

Nintendo GameCube Line Up

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 1:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nintendo of America Inc. announced today upcoming releases for NINTENDO GAMECUBE slated for the first half of 2002. Star Fox Adventures and Eternal Darkness just part of a total library of 60 games expected by the end of June..

Emperor: Rise of the Middle Kingdom - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 1:24 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday Sierra Entertainment, Inc., a studio of Vivendi Universal Publishing, and Impressions Games announced the development of "Emperor: Rise of the Middle Kingdom," the newest addition to their award-winning City Building Series of games. Today we bring you five screenshots of Impressions' oriental city-building game. Enjoy!

Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars GBA Gold

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 1:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

BAM! Entertainment today announced that its highly anticipated graphic adventure Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars for Game Boy Advance has gone gold, indicating the product has completed testing and is ready for manufacture. Developed by York-based studio, Revolution, the Broken Sword series is renowned for its excellence among adventure gaming fans. The Game Boy Advance version is set to ship to retailers in March.

'Largo Winch' Announced for PC, PS2 and XBox

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 12:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft proudly announces of a five-year licensing agreement with Dupuis Publishing to bring the world of Largo Winch to video games. Ubi Soft will develop and publish an adventure game for the PlayStation 2, PC and X-Box in September 2002.

The I of the Dragon Movie

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 12:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Primal Software "Moscow-based developer" today released a movie of their upcoming 3D action RPG, The I of the Dragon. The movie comes in two formats, high-res 121.4 MB and regular 29.9 MB. Find out more and grab it HERE..

'Crash' Exclusive XBox Features and Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 12:13 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Rage, the UK-based computer games publisher and developer, is pleased to reveal some brand new exclusive features that will be contained within its eagerly awaited driving game 'Crash' - due for release on the Xbox video game system from Microsoft shortly after the launch of the hardware across Europe.

Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter XBox - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 11:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we tossed up the announcement from Crave Entertainment and details regarding their upcoming title for PC and XBox, Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter. Today we bring you two XBox screens from this game..

Update: We just tossed up 15 NEW PC-cum-Xbox shots. Enjoy!

Dynasty Warriors III PS2 - Facts and Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 10:51 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Become a warrior from the ancient Chinese era of the Three Kingdoms with Dynasty Warriors 3. We just recived game facts and some pretty kewl new screens.. Check out facts and screens below. Njoy!

Kessen II (PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 10:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ send over some screens and game facts from their upcoming Playstation 2 title, Kessen II. Kessen II is an action-strategy game set in Imperial Japan. Featuring up to 500 soldiers on-screen, including elite-Horsemen and Elephant Cavalry, the game is a large-scale historical fantasy combat game for fans of the real-time-strategy genre. Release date: 15-March-2002. Read more below for all facts and 35 screens.

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 3 XBox - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 9:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3 is the revolutionary sequel to the best-selling action sports game of 2000. Offering eight massive levels filled with people, traffic, and other interactive elements, the environments are brought to life with richer graphics and advanced special effects. Smoother life-like animations and significantly improved tricks capture the style of 13 of the world's best skateboarding pros. New screens below!

THQ to distribute Koei titles

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 9:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ International Ltd, a division of THQ Inc. today announced an exclusive distribution agreement granting THQ rights to distribute games originally published in Japan by Koei Co. Ltd. Under the terms of the agreement, THQ will perform the sales, marketing and distribution of four Koei titles in the UK, France, Germany, Australia, Spain, Italy and other PAL territories.

Circus Maximus: Chariot Wars XBox Golden

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 9:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Encore today announced that the highly anticipated Circus Maximus: Chariot Wars for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft has gone gold. This combat-racing game - which captures the power and excitement of chariot racing during the glory days of ancient Rome - is expected to be on store shelves at leading videogame retailers nationwide by the end of February. The "Teen" rated game will retail for approximately $50.

Counter-Strike: Condition Zero Press

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 8:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sierra Entertainment, Inc., a studio of Vivendi Universal Publishing, and Valve, LLC today announced a Q2 2002 release for Counter-Strike: Condition Zero, an extensive new product that introduces single player and co-op gameplay modes to the number-one online action game in the world*.

Sabre Wulf (GBA) - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 10:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nintendo send over eight new screens from their upcoming GBA title, Sabre Wulf. Check them out below!

NHL 2K2 for DreamCast Ships To Stores

by Thomas on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 10:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Sega has announced that they have shipped NHL 2K2 nation-wide for the Dreamcast! Read more below!

Ultima Online Lord Blackthorn's Revenge Ships

by Thomas on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 9:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Origin Systems, and Electronic Arts development studio, today announced that it has begun shipping Ultima Online Lord Blackthorn's Revenge, the latest version in the award-winning Ultima Online (UO) series. The game introduces 30 new monsters designed by Grammy and Emmy-winning Producer and Director Todd McFarlane, creator of Spawn, McFarlane Toys and Spawn.com.

Termite Games Now Part Of Project 3 Group

by Thomas on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 9:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dutch publisher Project Three Interactive today announced they have acquired 100% of the shares in Swedish development studio Termite Games, who are currently developing the highly anticipated tactical first person shooter game "New World Order" for PC.

Sonic Adventure 2 Battle GameCube In Stores

by Thomas on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 7:58 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Sega of America today announced the release of "Sonic Adventure 2 Battle" for the Nintendo GameCube. The title, which is the first to take advantage of the Nintendo GameCube* Game Boy Advance Cable, also marks Sonic's first appearance on a new next-generation video game console.

Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter Announced

by Thomas on Feb. 12, 2002 @ 7:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment today released details regarding its future generation title, "Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter." Mace Griffin, a former government ranger, seeks revenge on land and in space. Melding both the first person shooter genre and vehicular combat on land and space, the game reaches far beyond any game currently available. Mace Griffin Bounty Hunter is scheduled to ship fall 2002 on Xbox and PC.