by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 8:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under
tossed up an interesting article about that later this month Red Storm will be releasing a new game called The Sum of All Fears "no one even heard of this game until this morning", based on the Tom Clancy book by the same name. There is also a movie scheduled for release on May 31. Here is a clip from the game site at Red Storm "that seems to be closed - replaced with an old title":
"Lead a team of domestic counter-terrorism experts through 11 dangerous missions that span the globe. Formed from the elite of the F.B.I.’s HRT, you have been tapped to perform covert ops in the most dangerous circumstances imaginable. As the commander of this team, you’ll lead your unit into the heat of battle, performing missions ranging from eliminating terrorists to planting bugs, and destroying illegal weapons caches to rescuing hostages. You’ll give them orders in the field and take the point in leading them into combat.".. Head over to theplatoon.com
for full article and check out the screen
they did take from Red Storm's site before they closed it!
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 7:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under
After winning the Best Massively Multiplayer Online Game award from PC Gamer magazine for its game, Anarchy Online, Funcom announces the release of a special retail edition shipping to stores on May 15, 2002. Customers can pre-order a copy of the game later today through Funcom's online store
. Full pressrelease below!
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 7:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Fast on the heels of one of the company’s most successful years featuring the Dragon Warrior series, Enix America Inc. today announced two new games for 2002. Available this Fall are Robot Alchemic Drive (RAD) and Grandia Xtreme, both for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system.
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 6:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Strategy First and Third Wire Productions are pleased to announce that they have signed a worldwide publishing agreement for their highly anticipated flight simulation game, Strike Fighters: Project 1, scheduled for release later this summer. Strike Fighters: Project 1 is a new jet combat game designed by the lead designer of European Air War (Best Simulation Game of 1998) and Jane’s Longbow 2 (Best Simulation Game of 1997).
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 4:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under
The Deadly Dozen are back for another round of intense warfare. Infogrames, Inc. today announced Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theatre for the PC. In development by nFusion and available later this year, Deadly Dozen: Pacific Theatre puts 12 new soldiers into an action-packed war adventure in the Pacific.
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 4:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Tiscali Games let us know that they got their hands on 15 new screenshots from Grand Prix 4. Just click here
to see these new racing screens.
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 2:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Slated for release this May on the PC, Soldier Of Fortune II: Double Helix portrays the gritty world a modern day gun-for-hire tasked with stopping a conspiracy bent on releasing a deadly new plague upon mankind.. This time we toss up a bunch of new screens from Activision. Enjoy!
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 2:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Over the course of the Star Trek Elite Force II, players will be able to explore different options or tactics when dealing with a threat, as opposed to being forced to pursue a particular path. Additionally, the game boasts a larger number of environments and a significantly longer gaming experience than the first Elite Force... Today we recived some screens from Activision, check them out below!
by Rainier on April 17, 2002 @ 11:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Forget about the all-too-similar contemporary motorsport cars, Downforce features 14 modified single-seater racing cars designed for speed. Crash them and you’ll know about it - with fully deformable bodies recreating realistic high-speed impacts. Topping up the excitement quota, all the tracks are based in real world cities. No more deadly-dull Hockenheim to ruin all the fun. It’s like Monaco every time you race, with 21 different routes in 8 spectacular locations: Tokyo, Las Vegas, Sydney, Singapore, Florida, Hong Kong Airport, plus 3 hidden tracks including Toronto and Geneva. The PS2 version gets a little brother on the GameBoy Advance .. check the screens!
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 11:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under
It's time for a new 1503 A.D Community update, A King's Tale - Part XVIII: A Trip into the Cold.. Here is a clip from it:
"I am still trying to push aside those sinister pictures of the human bones inside the Aztec pyramid." Jeremy nods in affirmation, as we sit and wince into the rising sun outside Zang Phoon's open door. "This religion Zang Phoon is practicing is really unusual. At least we now know that Tezcatlipoca is one of his Gods." Take me there
by Rainier on April 17, 2002 @ 10:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under
NEW download for Project Earth demo controls. Download the .pdf file
showing controls to the newly released Project Earth playable demo! Download the playable demo here
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 9:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today its continued support for the PS one game console with a broad array of upcoming first party software releases for the 2002 Summer. This summer, Sony Computer Entertainment America will release three first-party titles for the PS one console that offer entertainment for all ages. With the new portability features of the LCD screen (for PS one) and car adaptor (for PS one), consumers will be available to enjoy these titles on the road, as well in the living room.
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 9:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Yesterday we tossed up a story about that Just Flight has announced the launch of Mosquito Squadron
- the first simulation ever seen of this much-loved World War II aircraft! Today we got 29 new Mosquito Squadron screens. Read more below to check them out!
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 8:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Bigben Interactive UK, one of Europe's largest independent distributors of interactive entertainment and the Japanese publisher, Kemco are set to strengthen their relationship for another successful year with the announcement of Kemco's strongest software release schedule yet, encompassing a broad range of titles across all major platforms.
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 8:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under
The possibility of connecting the Commodore 64 to an Ethernet local area network has been a collective dream in the Commodore community for decades. A C64 Ethernet adapter would make it possible to connect the C64 directly to the Internet, making it possible to download software, transfer data to and from the C64, play network games over the Internet; the possibilities are endless. With the new TFE cartridge (The Final Ethernet cartridge) this is now possible. Find out more HERE
! "Now where did i hide my old C64 ?"
by Thomas on April 17, 2002 @ 8:13 a.m. PDT | Filed under
Black Isle Studios, the RPG (role-playing game) division of Interplay Entertainment Corp., announced today their plan to create a collector's edition of Icewind Dale II featuring collectible items, exclusive gameplay enhancements and much more. Limited quantities of the Icewind Dale II Collector's Edition will be available for a limited time exclusively at www.Interplay-Store.com.
by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 9:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under
UbiSoft just released 2 new trailers for their recently released Ghost Recon Addon, Desert Siege. Click "read more" to get to the links where to grab those puppies.
by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 8:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under
2.0 is almost done and I think we will begin internal testing tomorrow. If all goes well, we will get some of you on board to help us fill a few servers and stress it for a bit before we release it. Testing should take at least a week because we will be very careful that we do not create any new bugs before we release it (thanks blues).
by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 8:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Just Flight has announced the launch of Mosquito Squadron - the first simulation ever seen of this much-loved World War II aircraft! Designed to work with the multi-million selling Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000/2002 and Combat Flight Simulator 2 series, the Mosquito FB.Mk VI is in the Just Flight hangar getting a final polish and check before it's maiden flight tomorrow.
by Rainier on April 16, 2002 @ 7:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under
Activision, Inc. confirmed today that Treyarch is in development on a Minority Report game for the PlayStation2 , the Xbox and Nintendo GameCube. Inspired by Steven Spielberg’s upcoming feature film, “Minority Report,” a 20th Century Fox and Dreamworks co-production starring Tom Cruise slated for release on June 21, the Minority Report video game puts players in the role of a PreCrime Police Officer wrongfully accused of murder. Throughout the 3rd person action/adventure game, players will explore many of the locations from the film, as well as make use of advanced weapons and gadgets straight out of the movie in an attempt to clear their name. Minority Report the game will be released in the winter of 2002 and has not yet been rated by the ESRB.