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Turok Evolution XBox - Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 10:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Acclaim finally unveiled the latest entry in the Turok series, Turok Evolution, today at its Austin studio. Turok Evolution is currently slated for release this September for the Xbox, GameCube, and PlayStation 2. First screens below!

MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology XBox - Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 10:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Earlier today we tossed up the announcement for this new upcoming XBox title, MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology.. Now we bring you the screens! Read more below and enjoy!

Tux Racer - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 9:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In Tux Racer, players race as one of four arctic characters (including the popular Linux Mascot, Tux the Penguin) through eighteen thrilling downhill courses, while collecting herring and performing tricks along the way. Enter cups and compete to win the title! Tux Racer includes a variety of options for gameplay, including the ability to race courses for time, against computer opponents and even your friends in fog, snow, and high winds.

MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Announced For XBox

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 7:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ Inc., today announced MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft. Scheduled for release in summer 2002, MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology puts players in control of some of the fastest, most thrilling machines on two-wheels.

Command & Conquer: Renegade Movies

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 7:46 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Westwood today released two new movies from their upcoming FPS, Command & Conquer: Renegade. Each of these MPEG format movies is just between 9 and 10 megs. Movie #1 '9.2 Mb' here, and movie #2 '9.9 Mb' here.

Operation Flashpoint Server-Game Patch 1.42

by Rainier on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 7:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

This version 1.42 release mainly addresses about a dozen bugs and also includes a few other minor improvements. Upgrade 3 is required before running this patch. If running version 1.0, or 1.1 of Operation Flashpoint, you will first need to install Upgrade 2. Once you are patched to version 1.2, you can install Upgrade 3. "Thanks Blues for pointing this out!" Read more below for the patch.

'Return to Castle Wolfenstein' Goes Xbox

by Rainier on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 6:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Axis forces are primed for a Blitzkrieg into the console arena with the development of Return to Castle Wolfenstein for PS2 and Xbox, featuring unique design and technical modifications that take full advantage of each platform's advanced technology.

Orchid - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 6:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Orchid is a free-roaming fighting game set in a 3D comic book styled world. The game takes place in a near future New York and centers on an amnesiac girl who awakes from a coma in a state orphanage - her past a blur. When a corporate army raids the refuge looking for her she escapes to New York and is befriended by a small team of pro-active subversives. Some early screens for your viewing pleasure ...

Chessmaster For GameBoy Advance - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 6:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we announced that UbiSoft was working on a GBA version of its world-renowned Chessmaster franchise. So we had to get our grubby hands on some screens to show you what it'll be all about .. Njoy!

Strategy First's MS Train Sim. Regional Add-On (USA and Canada)

by Rainier on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 5:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Auran are pleased to announce that their Microsoft Train Simulator Regional Add-On Pack (USA and Canada), has shipped and is in stores nationwide.

Special Collector's Edition Of Disciples II Made Official

by Rainier on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 5:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Members of Strategy First's head office confirmed rumors today that a Special Collector's Edition of the year's most highly anticipated turn-based fantasy/strategy game will ship to stores January 24th, 2002.

The Scorpion King To Rock GC & GBA

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 3:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Universal Interactive, Inc. announced today that two video games based on Universal Pictures' action-adventure "The Scorpion King," which stars World Wrestling Federation Superstar The Rock, and opens in theatres on April 19, 2002, are scheduled for release on Nintendo's video game systems in 2002.

SWAT: Global Strike Team - Facts and Screens

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 1:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

SWAT: GST is a first-person tactical arcade game combining the strategic elements of SWAT 3 with the instantly accessible arcade action of the Virtua Cop series. Like the real-life SWAT organization itself, the SWAT Global Strike Team is a life-saving organization tasked with defending and saving the lives of the innocent. As a member of the SWAT Global Strike Team gamers will be called to duty at a moment’s notice, confronted with missions unlike any see before.

Disciples II Screen Gallery

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 1:42 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The official Disciples II web site now features 90 brand new screenshots from the final version of the game! Bring them on!

Jane’s Attack Squadron - Facts

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 11:39 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The next generation World War II flight combat simulation for the PC allows the player to take control of a number of pivotal battles in the European Theatre of Operations, from either the Allied or Axis side. Anticipated Release: March 2002.

Tropico Patch V1.07 Information

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 11:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Take 2 let us know that you shall not install this patch if you have Tropico : Paradise Island installed, the expansion already incorporates all improvements within this patch. Read more and grab this new patch over at Take 2 Interactive.

SpyHunter In Development For Xbox & GC

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 11:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc., a leading software industry publisher and developer, announced today that SpyHunter, the all-new update of Midway's popular 1980s action-racing game, is in development and scheduled to ship this spring for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube. SpyHunter shipped for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system on Sept. 24, 2001.

Ace Of Angels To Be At The Milia 2002

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 10:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Flying Rock Entertainment's Ace of Angels has been officially selected to be part of the Game Developer Village at Milia 2002, to be held in Cannes, France. Ace of Angels is a fast-paced 3D space fighter simulation game. Read more below to find out more about this title!

Havok 1.6

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 10:46 a.m. PST | Filed under News

MOPP (Memory Optimised Partial Polytope) is a completely new way of compressing bounding volume data for arbitrary polygon meshes. It has a dramatically reduced memory footprint compared with traditional bounding volume approaches without sacrificing any runtime performance. Developed exclusively by Havok engineers, it is fully integrated into the 1.6 release of the Havok SDK.

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance PS2 Success

by Thomas on Jan. 17, 2002 @ 10:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Black Isle Studios, the award-winning RPG (role-playing game) division of Interplay Entertainment Corp., announced today the success of the division's first console game, Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system.