ANNO 1503 Facts and Screens ...

by Rainier on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 7:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A little while ago EA picked up the rights to the sequel of Anno1602. Today we bring you some more game info and a bunch of screens ...

NewComer Akaei Gets Busy

by Rainier on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 6:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

UK developer/publisher Akaei took their ECTS opportunity with both hands and decided to get busy... New deals and new products ...

Westwood Starts C&C Renegade Pre-orders & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 6:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood Studios announced today that it will give away three exclusive multiplay character skins to those who pre-order Command & Conquer Renegade™ from participating retailers. Renegade is published by Electronic Arts under the EA GAMES™ brand.

Planet Monsters for GBA (screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 5:45 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Virgin brings us a boat load of screenshots from their upcoming GameBoy Advance title "Planet Monsters". To be expected Nov.2001.

Sub Command Screens

by Thomas on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 5:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Latest press release and some screens (not the best ones) from EA's upcoming game Sub Command! Dive.. Dive... Dive Read more here..

C&C Red Alert Yuri’s Revenge has gone gold

by Thomas on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Red Alert fans will face another challenge this fall with an expansion to Red Alert 2. Westwood Studios™ announced today that Command & Conquer Red Alert Yuri’s Revenge™ has gone gold and will ship to stores in North America September 25.

'Batman: Dark Tomorrow' Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 7, 2001 @ 1:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Kemco brings the extensive comic book universe of the Dark Knight Detective to the next generation of video game platforms with the action adventure game "Batman: Dark Tomorrow" for Nintendo’s GameCube.

MULTICHANNEL SOUND FROM DTS

by Thomas on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 9:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA MAKES INTERACTIVE GAMES MORE IMMERSIVE WITH MULTICHANNEL SOUND FROM DTS¨.. EA’s NHL 2002 and SSX Tricky For The PlayStation 2 Console Offers Theater Quality Sound.

Emperor: Battle for Dune Map Pack

by Thomas on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 7:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The first map pack for Emperor: Battle for Dune is now available for download from Westwood's ftp server, the size is 5.0 Mb and includes an 8-player map called Carthag and a 3-player map titled Claw Rock. Grab it here.

EverQuest: The Shadows of Luclin

by Thomas on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 7:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

You can now mount horses. (Stop snickering at the back.) Check out some screens and the gameinfo through this link!!

Rails Across America Original Photos & Sound

by Rainier on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 6:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

All Aboard! Flyinglab.com releases original photos and sound recordings from the upcoming game, Rails Across America... And yes .. they DO really have a Mountain named after "ME" (aswell as a baseball team and my own beer ;)

Infogrames & Codemasters Announce Distribution Agreement

by Rainier on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 8:10 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Interactive entertainment company Infogrames, Inc. today announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with UK-based game publisher, Codemasters. Under the terms of the one-year deal, Infogrames will be the sole distributor of Codemasters’ interactive entertainment titles throughout North America.

Westwood Studios Announces C & C 'Theater Of War'

by Rainier on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 8:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood Studios announced today that it will release Command & Conquer™ Theater of War™, a bundle of four of its most popular C&C games. The bundle includes the original Command & Conquer, Tiberian Sun™, Red Alert™ and Red Alert 2. Theater of War is published by Electronics Arts under the EA GAMES™ brand.

Fishtank Announces 'Chaser' (screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 6, 2001 @ 1:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Futuristic First Person Action Game Lands on Mars Next Fall. Fishtank Interactive announced today that they have signed the worldwide publishing rights for the action game "Chaser(tm)," and the company plans to ship the game in Fall of 2002.

Sismoplay reveals DuelField’s interface (screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 10:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DuelField’s Disciple edition will be launched at the beginning of December. This version features free access and free software. It allows gamers to get familiar with the game’s rules without worrying about time limitation.

3DO brings us some creepy crawlers in 'Shifters' (Screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 8:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jeepers Creepers anybody? 3DO brings us some truely weirdo characters in their upcoming PS2 title 'Shifters'. Nine pics of the characters. And a charming looking bunch they are too.

Project Entropia Phase II Beta Test Begins

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 7:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

MindArk's Virtual World Welcomes 500 New Participants. MindArk AB announced that the Phase II beta test of its innovative Internet-based interactive entertainment enterprise, Project Entropia, has begun.

Indianapolis Colts Peyton Manning Quarterbacks 'NFL Fever 2002' For the Xbox

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 7:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Corp. today announced it had reached an agreement with Indianapolis Colts Pro Bowl quarterback Peyton Manning for Manning to be the spokesman for "NFL Fever 2002," Microsoft's exclusive football title for the Xbox™ video game system.

Electronic Arts® and Thrustmaster® Announce An Exclusive Partnership

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 6:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts® and Thrustmaster® have joined forces to bring together the best elements of software and hardware for the Sony PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, to give gamers the ultimate gaming experience.

Acclaim Sponsors 2001 Gravity Games

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 6:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Acclaim Entertainment, Inc.'s 'Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX 2' becomes official BMX VIDEO GAME SPONSOR of 2001 Gravity Games. Game Kiosks, Event Signage, Internet Promotions and National Television Exposure Kick Off 'Freestyle Thursday' September 6, 2001 At Annual Extreme Sports Competition.