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Frogger's Adventures: Temple of the Frog (GBA) - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 10:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A prequel to Konami's upcoming PS2 game, Frogger: The Great Quest, this GBA game focuses on a younger Frogger who must journey to the center of the Temple of the Frog in order to search for the hidden secrets needed to bring his dying swampland home back to life. We now received over 40 screens from this game. Check them out!

Motocross Maniacs Advance

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 10:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami of America announced today that it will publish Motocross Maniacs Advance for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance in Spring 2002. This game will have a retail price of $29.99.

Konami Collector's Series: Arcade Advanced

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 10:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Konami of America announced today that it will publish Konami Collector's Series: Arcade Advanced for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance in April 2002. The first in a series of classic Konami game collections, Arcade Advanced will carry a suggested retail price of $29.99.

Tropico: Paradise Island - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 10:01 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Take 2 gave us 21 screens from the good looking "expansion" game Tropico: Paradise Island.. There's a new website too. Release date for PC is January 2002. Find out more below. Njoy!

Matrix Games Releases Five Games

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 9:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Seems like we missed to post this up a few days back.. Matrix has released five new games that span from Napoleon’s glittering armies to deadly combat above far-flung worlds. “We wanted to give gamers a choice,” says David Heath, Director of Operations for Matrix. “From hard-core wargamers to space strategy enthusiasts, there is something here for everyone.” Read more below to find out more about these new games.

STAR WARS Obi-Wan Goes Gold

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 9:13 a.m. PST | Filed under News

LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC is pleased to announce that STAR WARS Obi-Wan for Microsoft Xbox has been approved for manufacturing and will be in stores later this week! Check out more about this game at the official site.

Rayman Rush (PS) Artwork

by Thomas on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 8:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

We got a bit of artwork and a logo from Ubi Soft's upcoming Playstation game, Rayman Rush. All we know is that it's out in March 2002.. Screenshots surely can't be far behind.

AVP 2 Map Pack and Patch

by Rainier on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 7:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Monolith today released a 5 Mb big patch that fix a lot of multiplayer improvements for Aliens vs Predator 2, at the same time they release a new 12 Mb map pack that includes 10 new maps.

Jazz and Faust Announced

by Rainier on Dec. 18, 2001 @ 7:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Russian video game developer and publisher, 1C, is gearing up to make its debut in the North American market with the PC 3D adventure game Jazz and Faust. Set for release in the second quarter of 2002, Jazz and Faust will feature a rich, innovative storyline and beautiful 3D graphics, which will satisfy game fans that are looking for both qualities in a game rather than just one at the expense of the other.

New CS Map Pack

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 10:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

CSCentral today released a new CounterStrike map pack and it contains 8 high quality maps of wich 4 are exclusively released within the pack. The pack also contains PODbot waypoints for all maps. Sounds interesting? Well find out more, check screens and download it from the official site.

Divine Divinity Developer Profile #5

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 9:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

RPGDot today tossed up Divine Divinity Developer Profile #5. This fifth edition, features independent graphic artist, Wouter de Winter. Here is a part of the article:

1) Tell us about yourself. Who are you and what do you do at Larian Studios.

Wouter De Winter is my name, but what does this tell you? Nothing much, apart from that it doesn't sound German. Which is convenient, because that is one of the many things I'm not. I'm also not gay (contrary to popular belief ;) ) Bring it on!

Serious Monday development diary

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 9:43 p.m. PST | Filed under News

We picked ut the these words from Serious Monday development diary: The word that I would use to describe how demo went would be: "Super!" If we were in the fifties, the word would probably be: "Swell!". Thanks God we are not in the fifties. We received thousands of e-mails with positive reactions regarding demo and that's why we are all very happy and excited. It seems that you like new enemies, weapons, gameplay, setting, sounds, music... yadda yadda yadda... everything... except the box. Which you all just adore!

Even More Medal of Honor: Allied Assault Movies

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 9:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gamespot today posted up a bunch of new gameplay movies from Medal of Honor: Allied Assault. The movies is between 7 and 13 Mb to download and comes in MPEG format. Take me there!

Chaser Movie

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 9:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Chaser is a first person shooter, built on the high-end 3D engine (CloakNT), in which main character passes through real environments and uses real weapons. Now there is a new movie available for download and you find it on the official site for the game.

Tony Hawk 4 Announced

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 8:55 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision, Inc. confirmed today that the company is currently in development on the fourth product in the Tony Hawk's Pro Skater franchise, one of the largest brands in interactive entertainment. The game, which is being created by premier developer Neversoft Entertainment, will feature the signature gameplay, top-rated skaters and intuitive controls that have made the franchise a critical and commercial success. The title is slated for release in fiscal year 2003.

Age of Mythology in September 2002

by Thomas on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 7:15 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft today announced that Age of Mythology, Ensemble Studios' latest real-time strategy game, will be available in September of 2002. Age of Mythology is set in a mythological past when heroes battled monsters of legend, and gods intervened in the affairs of mortal men. To celebrate this announcement, Microsoft is unveiling a movie that showcases the ancient Norse civilization. The AVI is available for download here.

Nintendo Sales Update

by Thomas on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 7:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

More Box-bashing stats from across the pond.

Total North American shipments of NINTENDO GAMECUBE(TM) have now reached 1.1 million, with more than 800,000 sold through in the U.S., Canada and Latin America markets.

More TD Overdrive (PS2 Xb)

by Thomas on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 4:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames sended over some extra screens from Test Drive overdrive showing us three renders and some car pics for the mandatory "Here are all the cars" box-out.

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault Blood Pak

by Thomas on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 4:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Jason Tush has made a blood pak to replace the grey smoke that comes out of the bodies with red smoke. Find out more about this great pak over at the official site for Medal of Honor: Allied Assault.

Test Drive Overdrive (PS2) - Facts & Screens Gallery

by Rainier on Dec. 17, 2001 @ 4:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Raw power versus legendary performance in high-impact street racing mayhem. Rocket through crowded cities, opponents and the law on your tail, in the ultimate test of man and machine. Test Drive is reborn with more racing action and thrills than any Test Drive seen before. You can take the wheel but can you take the challenge? Welcome to the unique thrills of TD overdrive, available from Infogrames on PS2 in March 2002.