Shaun Murray’s Pro Wakeboarder (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 9:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The country’s top boarders will join wakeboarding pioneer Shaun “House of Style” Murray for a world-class line-up in Activision, Inc.’s upcoming Shaun Murray’s Pro Wakeboarder video game. The title, which will give gamers a taste of the insanely daring athleticism and lifestyle of the sport, will be available this holiday season for the PlayStation®2 , the Xbox, Nintendo GameCube and Game Boy Advance.

Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 9:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The newest installation in the acclaimed stealth ninja series, Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven delivers the most realistic, stealth-based, ninja-action/adventure game ever. Coming to the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, Tenchu 3: Wrath of Heaven features impressive new stealth attacks, an enhanced fighting engine, new weapons and tools, larger levels, improved character animations and new multiplayer options.

Mat Hoffman’s Pro BMX 2 (PS2/GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 8:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mat Hoffman’s Pro BMX 2 allows players to travel with Mat Hoffman, Mike Escamilla, Chad Kagy, Cory Nastazio, Joe Kowalski, Rick Thorne, Kevin Robinson, and Simon Tabron to eight cities across America. Players can perform thousands of tricks as they experience multiple modes of play: Road Trip, Wreak Havoc, HORSE and many multi-player split screen modes. Players can also build their own BMX, course using the next generation Mat Hoffman’s Pro BMX 2 course editor.

Kelly Slater's Pro Surfer (Xbox/PS2/GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 8:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kelly Slater's Pro Surfer delivers an all-out adrenaline rush as players drop down wave faces, pull into barreling tube rides and test their skills with hundreds of insane trick combinations and signature pro moves. The most authentic and exhilarating surfing title ever, the game lets players ride the waves as six-time world champion Kelly Slater and eight of the most accomplished surf pros of all time. Featuring multiple modes of play including "Surf Trip, " players can travel to 13 of the hottest real-world surf breaks including the U.S., Europe, Africa, Australia and the South Pacific in search of the perfect wave.

Minority Report (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 8:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on Steven Spielberg's highly anticipated futuristic thriller, Minority Report is the only game that lets the player relive the movie experience, combining hand-to-hand combat and futuristic weapons and devices straight out of the movie. Players assume the role of the movie's hero, PreCrime Officer John Anderton, in an all-new adventure as he attempts to stop an insidious conspiracy from finalizing their evil plans. Players use a combination of hand-to-hand combat tactics and firepower as they journey through 15 futuristic levels of sci-fi cinematic action/adventure. Innovative gameplay features, multiple endings and non-stop action create outstanding suspense and dynamic replayability.

'Chrome' Demo Delayed - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 8:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Techland announced last week that the single player demo of its upcoming title will not be released at this point. Techland decided to focus on finishing Chrome – the biggest Polish game production. The game is close to a beta version, which should be reached in 1.5 month. The work on the missions, game logic and graphics accelerates as the team is increasingly motivated by the upcoming deadline.

Star Wars Bounty Hunter (GC/PS2) - Art & Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 7:13 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Star Wars Bounty Hunter draws players into Jango Fett's sinister and seedy world, where thieves, assassins – and worse – thrive. Using his cunning and a host of deadly skills, Jango Fett ventures into the rarely explored dark side of the Star Wars universe to track down the elusive leader of a mysterious and deadly cult. All the while, he'll compete against a brutal rival from his past in a quest to capture the ultimate bounty, dead or alive.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (GC/PS2) - Art & Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 7:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts, in conjunction with Pandemic Studios, will bring Star Wars: The Clone Wars, a ground and air-based combat action game inspired by and expanding upon one of the Star Wars galaxy's most dramatic and intensely fought conflicts, to Nintendo GameCube and PlayStation 2. Star Wars: The Clone Wars, to be published and distributed by LucasArts and developed by Pandemic Studios, is expected to release on both platforms in fall 2002.

Star Trek Elite Force II - Art & Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 7:02 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Action in this first-person perspective game will be fast and furious as players encounter a relentless onslaught of enemies including Star Trek staples such as the Borg and the devious Romulans. Star Trek Elite Force II is being developed for Activision by Ritual Entertainment. Check out some kewl screens below! Check these 7 new screens!!!

'Asylum' Gameplay Trailer

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 6:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Earlier today we tossed up 14 great screens from DarkBlack and Octagon and the horror game Asylum. Now we bring you a 17MB big gameplay avi movie that runs for 1 min and 34 seconds. Read more below to get the links!

Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 6:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell will release in time for the lucrative Christmas 2002 market exclusively on Xbox, with a PC version to appear by the end of the year. Xbox is the lead development platform for the game, which has been designed to take full advantage of the advanced graphics and sound capabilities of Xbox. Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell will also feature online elements using the recently announced Xbox Live service. Check out the nifty action in these brand new steaming hot screens ;)

Blade II (PS2/Xbox) - New Screens & Art

by Rainier on July 30, 2002 @ 6:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blade II for the PlayStation2 and Xbox is the only action/adventure combat-fest that allows players to be Blade, the half-vampire, half-human superhero who lives to rid the world of vampires. Armed with an arsenal of deadly weapons and over-the-top martial arts moves, players must stop the vampire underworld from farming humans for their souls. Njoy the slicing screens!

'Big Scale Racing' Finds A Publisher

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 5:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hot on the heels of its success with Duke Nukem - Manhattan Project, leading European independent publisher HD Interactive of Amsterdam is burning rubber with its next PC release. Developed by Bumblebeast, Big Scale Racing (BSR) is more than just a race game. It's a true simulation of the compelling sport of 'big' radio controlled car racing with 1/5th scale vehicles that are an exact representation of the cars that compete on model racetracks around the world.

Zoo Tycoon Expansion 'Marine Mania'

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 5:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dolphins, elephant seals and jellyfish are swimming into cyberspace. Microsoft Game Studios today announced it will launch "Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania," an expansion pack for use with the "Zoo Tycoon" PC game, in October 2002. "Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania" is an entertaining and engaging game for the entire family, with more than 20 aquatic creatures including sea otters and octopuses, additional zoo-enhancing objects such as aquatic shows and marine scenery, and 10 new scenarios to test players’ zoo-building skills.

Octagon Paints the Town DarkBlack For 'Asylum' - Screens

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 5:19 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Octagon Entertainment has linked up with developer DarkBlack to secure worldwide publishing for the team’s first-person horror thriller Asylum for console with multiplatform options.

The 'Robotech: Battlecry' Collector's Edition

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 2:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive, Inc. a global publisher of interactive entertainment software, announced that it will be issuing a Collector's Edition for the fall launch of "Robotech: Battlecry" available on the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube video game system. Read more to find out what The "Robotech: Battlecry" Collector's Edition will include.

Robert Duffy 'Quake 3 Arena' .plan Update

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 12:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Robert Duffy programmer from ID Software updated his .plan file with following Quake 3 Arena statement:

" Just a quick note on future releases for Quake 3 Arena. We will be releasing a new point release in the relatively near future which includes a handful of fixes and updates and also includes full Punk Buster integration to combat cheating. No firm date on when this will be out but it should not be too far off "

Buka Entertainment License Agreements

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 11:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buka Entertainment, a leading leisure software publisher in Russia and the CIS, is pleased to announce that it has recently entered in a series of license agreements; which will bring Buka's titles to a number of local markets from Germany to Japan, and from Italy to South Korea, and also will greatly expand Buka's international distribution network.

Over 500 New Neverwinter Nights Adventures Available

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 10:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

BioWare Corp. today announced that over 500 new adventure modules are now available online through the Official Neverwinter Nights community. A central resource for players, module builders and Dungeon Masters, the BioWare Neverwinter Nights community has never been busier as module authors, and fans hit the site looking for new, high-quality, Neverwinter Nights adventure modules.

'GoldenLand' Official Site Goes Live!

by Thomas on July 30, 2002 @ 10:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GoldenLand official site goes live! Now all RPG fans can go deeper into the features of the game, find out many details of the project and trace its development. Everybody can also take a part in the creative process expressing his opinions or wishes.