Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance Announced

by Thomas on Jan. 29, 2002 @ 9:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc., a leading software industry publisher and developer announced today that the official title for the all-new, next-generation version of the popular fighting game franchise will be Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance. Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance is currently in development and scheduled to ship fall 2002 for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft, Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance and other next-generation gaming systems.

Britney Spears Goes Digital - Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 29, 2002 @ 9:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In search of dancers for her upcoming tour, Britney wants you to audition. Earn your place on stage by rhythmically pressing buttons to the beat of Britney’s hit songs, showing off your hottest moves. The best part is, as you beat songs, you unlock exclusive Britney videos and interviews. With a two-player mode, compete against your friends to see who’s best at getting their groove on. Do you have the right moves? Britney's Dance Beat is coming to PS2 April 2002.

One Must Fall: Battlegrounds Beta Test

by Thomas on Jan. 29, 2002 @ 9:05 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Do you want to be a beta tester of the 3D fighting game, One Must Fall: Battlegrounds? Then hurry up to sign up, cuse the word is "Applications will be accepted for 24 hours, or until we get too many". Find out more and signup HERE.

Russobit-M's Milia 2002 Presentation - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 29, 2002 @ 6:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Russobit-M will attend the upcoming Milia 2002 and present some of their titles developed by GSC Game World. Historical RTS American Conquest , tactical team 3D action Oblivion Lost , arcade first-person shooter FireStarter , futuristic arcade races HoveRace.

Star Trek: Armada II Patch 1.1

by Rainier on Jan. 29, 2002 @ 2:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Mad Doc Software and Activision have now released the patch for Star Trek: Armada II, upgrading their space-based RTS to version 1.1. The 12.7 MB download offers several gameplay and interface enhancements, a number of multiplayer improvements, bug fixes and more, all listed in detail in the included Readme file.

New Global Ops 'Quebec Map' - Movie

by Rainier on Jan. 29, 2002 @ 12:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Global Ops Command has posted a short new movie (aprox 30 seconds and 4mb large) of some in-game Global Ops action from the Quebec map ... Get it HERE or directly off the Global Ops Command page.. Looking Good!

World of Warcraft Update

by Peter on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 11:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Uncover the Secrets of Westfall in Brann's 2nd World of Warcraft Journal Entry Embark on a Journey through the World of Warcraft through the eyes of Brann, the Dwarven explorer. Follow Brann through Westfall in this, the second installment of his journal. Head over to the Brann's Journal to begin the Journey. "click on the book in the middle to read"

Natural Freedom Update

by Peter on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 10:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Silverstyle Entertainment's latest title is a 3D tactical war - strategy game named Natural Freedom. Today the official site for Natural Freedom is updated with some new screens that you can check out HERE, and a new 22 Mb in-game movie that you can grab HERE.

GSC Game World at Milia 2002!

by Peter on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 10:08 p.m. PST | Filed under News

GSC are going to present 4 titles currently in development at this year's Milia 2002 exhibition. To find out more just hit the "Read more" link below!

Sea Dogs II Update

by Peter on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 9:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The official site for Sea Dogs II has today been updated with some new screens that you can check out here.. They also let us know that a demo of Sea Dogs II is expected to be available within the nearest month.

'Dark Summit' GameCube - Facts & Screens

by Peter on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 6:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Snowboarders have never felt welcome on Mt. Garrick, a once quiet and peaceful ski resort. Chief O’Leary, the resident ranger, has led the charge against boarders and limited their access to certain sections of the mountain. But the situation is mounting. Release date: Q2-2002. Sound's interesting? Read more below. Njoy!

Download 1602 A.D. Tunes as MP3’s

by Peter on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 6:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

You can now find fourteen compositions from 1602 A.D. strategy hit for download at the official 1602 A.D. homepage. Listen to the harmonious tunes that accompany the peaceful building of a city, or to some of the exciting ones, which herald the battles. All of the compositions come in the MP3 format, and they are between one and two MB in size. Take me there!

Kreed Interview

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 5:01 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tiscali.it today made an Interview with Aleksey Vlasov from the Russian developer Burut. They talk about the progress on Kreed, their upcoming first-person shooter. Here is a snip:

Lord Axl: Which creation-phase of the game do you think has been the most difficult for you?

Aleksey Vlasov: The most difficult creation-phase is connected with bringing into practice new technologies. There is lackage of information and experience here, so we have to work under pressure. Read on..

Toxic Grind (XBox) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 4:45 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In the year 2097, BMX riding has been outlawed and a twisted reality game show is the showcase for public execution of these fugitives. The maniacal host of the show, Dixon Von Blass, has eliminated all but a handful of these riders and resorted to risky time travel technology to pluck new contestants from the past to fuel his gladiatorial exhibition. To ensure that no rider survives the deadly gauntlet, they are injected with a powerful toxin before the show. Jason Hayes, fresh from 2002 is about to give the show its highest ratings as he rides for his life in a world where death equals ratings. Release date: Q3-2002.

Scooby Doo (PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 4:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Scooby-Doo! combines the classic Scooby-Doo! cartoon characters of Mystery, Inc. including Fred, Daphne, Velma and Shaggy and classic villains in captivating gameplay. Release date: Q3-2002.

Colin McRae Rally 3 - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 3:11 p.m. PST | Filed under News

There’s only one Colin McRae and there’s only ever been one true rally gaming experience that can take the exhilarating motorsport and recreate it as an adrenaline rush of a video game. Now the team that created the 4.5million+ selling Colin McRae Rally games are back in the driving seat with Colin McRae Rally 3. Due later this year, the game’s set to deliver unbeatable mud-in-your-eye rally action that will leave its imitators scrabbling in the dirt.

Pride FC (PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 2:53 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Pride FC pits the top fighters in the world from several different combative sports including wrestling, karate, judo, kick-boxing, and others into one ring under the same rules. The philosophy of Pride, known as ValeTudo, is the acceptance of any technique of any school of combat. Pride is the survival of the strongest. Not the strongest in a specific genre, but the strongest of all combative sports, period. Release date: Q3-2002.

New Legends (XBox) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 2:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

New Legends is a groundbreaking, combat-driven action-adventure that takes place in futuristic China where both technology and mysticism blend to create a rich world. The game focuses on cinematic combat coupled with an engaging storyline. Players will approach battle with the style and skill of a master martial artist, with the ability to wield two weapons at once while performing dramatic attacks and a selection of specialized moves. Blades and bullets will clash, as players are able to choose from a variety of defensive, ranged, and melee weapons. Release date: Apr-2002.

MX 2003 (PS2) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 2:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With the most career wins in the sport, Ricky Carmichael takes it to the next level along his videogame. Racing and freestyle explode on the Playstation 2 and GameCube this summer with expanded career modes, all new mini-games, top-notch pros and unbelievable stunts including the first freestyle track editor. Release date: Q3-2002.

European Launch Date for GameCube & Games

by Thomas on Jan. 28, 2002 @ 12:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nintendo, the world's leading games company, proudly announces 3rd May 2002 as the European launch date for the only dedicated games console of the new era, the Nintendo GameCube, with more than 20 titles available on day one.. Today's official pressrelease below!