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Renegade Demo Info

by Thomas on Feb. 15, 2002 @ 8:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today, Westwood Studios and GameSpy Arcade will be holding an official multiplay demo of Command & Conquer Renegade. GameSpy Arcade will be the exclusive download site and host for the demo, which includes one multiplayer map, and will allow full access to all 28 characters, 23 weapons, and 11 vehicles available in the team-based C&C Mode. The demo will be found on FilePlanet!

Update: Westwood Studios has released the playable demo now for Command & Conquer: Renegade, its recently gone gold first person shooter. Grab the demo true the link above or head over to to download it.

SW Galactic Battlegrounds Expansion

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 10:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The great conflicts of the Star Wars universe become larger and more dynamic this spring with Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds: Clone Campaigns, a collection of new scenarios enhancements for last year's acclaimed RTS (real-time strategy) game from LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC. Expected to release in May on the PC, Clone Campaigns is inspired by the large-scale battles in Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones, as well as the classic and expanded Star Wars universe.

Destroyer Command Ships

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 8:43 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment, a world leader in interactive entertainment, today announced that Destroyer Command, its highly anticipated World War II naval combat simulation, has shipped to retail shelves.

Dungeon Siege Movie

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 8:38 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Fileplanet offers a new 3 MB movie today from Gas Powered Games 3D role-playing game, Dungeon Siege. Here it is!

C&C Renegade Movie

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 8:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Westwood released a new 10.9 MB movie of Command & Conquer Renegade, showing some action from their imminent first- and third-person shooter. Grab it here!

Are You Ready For 'The Partners'? - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 4:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

MonteCristo games is coming up with a brand new game ... From the looks of it it has a Sims twist but based in the "office". Beware of the sexual harrasment law suits ;) Check out the screens ...

'Top Gun: Combat Zones' Flies To The Game Cube - Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 12:48 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Titus Interactive has today confirmed that Top Gun: Combat Zones will be released on Game Cube in June 2002, making it the first air combat title to touch down on Nintendo’s home console. Facts and new screens below!

Megarace 3 - Facts, Screens and Release Date

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 11:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Fasten your seat belts and hang on - Megarace IS BACK! Cynical presenter Lance Boyle is at the helm of sending out brave drivers in a new series of daredevil challenges. This year the races are being held on a microscopic scale, with hybrid vehicles that evolve and adapt to track conditions - all of which makes for a spectacular, explosive new game.

Warrior Kings Interview

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 11:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today Voodooextreme talk to Black Cactus about Warrior Kings, their promising real-time strategy wargame hybrid heading to the PC courtesy of Microids. Here is a snap:

VE: Is any part of the game scaled down for multiplayer, or is it essentially the same as the single player game?

Nothing is scaled down in the multiplayer game. It has different maps, but all the units, tech tree etc are the same as the single player game. As in the single player game, everyone starts of as the same neutral race, and depending on how they progress through the tech tree they end up Pagan, Imperial or Renaissance... Read full interview here!

Driven to the Nintendo GameCube

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 11:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

BAM! Entertainment today announced that the highly experienced development team, BAM! Studios Europe is taking its explosive PlayStation 2 racing game Driven to the Nintendo GameCube.

Grand Prix 4 Nudies PC - XBox

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 10:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we tossed up the first two screens from Geoff Crammond's Grand Prix 4, today we bring you six new ones..

'SW: Racer Revenge' - New Release Date

by Thomas on Feb. 14, 2002 @ 9:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Activison let us know that the upcoming PlayStation 2 title, Star Wars: Racer Revenge got a new release date. Racer Revenge will now be hitting retail on the 8th March 2002.

Serious Sam 2 and Smuggler's Run 2 on GC

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 10:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Cube-Europe reports that Take-Two Interactive announced the planning to release Serious Sam 2 and Smuggler's Run 2 on the GameCube. The games will be released somewhere mid 2002.

Grand Prix 4 (XBox) - First Screens

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 9:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Geoff Crammond's Grand Prix 4 is the latest instalment in a hugely successful PC racing series, having sold over 2 million units worldwide. The new edition will launch on both PC and Xbox in June 2002, bringing the sheer exhilaration of real F1 racing to a massive global audience. Check out first screens below!

Star Trek: Bridge Commander is Gold

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 8:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision, Inc. and Totally Games highly anticipated space combat sim, Star Trek: Bridge Commander, has gone gold and is on its way to manufacturing. The game puts the player in command of a Galaxy-class starship tasked with identifying the cause of a mysterious solar eruption that destroyed a Federation colony. During the journey, players battle the Romulans, align with the Klingons, investigate the treacherous Cardassians, and reveal a secret plot that threatens the balance of power in the Alpha Quadrant. Star Trek: Bridge Commander is rated “E” for everyone by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $49.99.

Trading in 1503 A.D.

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 8:25 p.m. PST | Filed under News

This month, SUNFLOWERS and Max Design are releasing details about trading in “1503 A.D.”. Trade is one of the five challenges players will have to master in 1503 A.D. alongside settling, exploration, diplomacy and combat. Read more about it here!

'Solaris 104' Release Dates Announced

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 3:23 p.m. PST | Filed under News

GameActive Networks is happy to announce that versions of the localized adrenaline-pumping unrelenting action Solaris 104 have just hit Poland and Italy; in Poland the game is distributed by TopWare Poland, while in Italy it's being distributed by Microforum Italia. The English wide-European version will be hitting shelves in the UK, Germany, Austria, Scandinavia, Benelux and Switzerland in the end of February (distributed by Akaei PLC), while the North American version will be hitting stores in March. The official English demo will be coming soon. Stay tuned!!

Hooligans: Storm over Europe Demo

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 3:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

JD over at let us know that they have a premiere demo of Hooligans: Storm over Europe, "recently released controversial real-time strategy from Darxabre". The object is to become the most notorious group of Hooligans in Europe. You must kill, maim and destroy the opposing Hooligan teams. You muster and control your faithful troops by administering drugs, alcohol and ofcourse a good dose of violence every now and then.The demo is 63 MB to grab and you find it here.

THQ Now Holds Exclusive Worldwide Rights

by Thomas on Feb. 13, 2002 @ 2:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Nickelodeon today named THQ Inc. master interactive licensee for several of Nickelodeon leading properties. THQ now holds exclusive, worldwide interactive rights to publish games based on all existing and future individual Nickelodeon animated TV and movie properties targeting kids ages 6-11 on every game system through 2005. Game systems include those manufactured by Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft, as well as PC.

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.