'Robot Alchemic Drive' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 6:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Enix America Inc. today announced that Robot Alchemic Drive (R.A.D.) for the PlayStation2 is stomping its way to retailers nationwide. An action game designed around monstrous 120-foot transforming robots, R.A.D. has drawn high praise from the video game enthusiast media for its two-player mode, distinct visual style, unique control mechanism, and exciting overall game play.

'GI Combat' Ships to Retail Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 6:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First and developer Freedom Games are happy to announce that the Real-Time Strategy war game G.I. Combat has shipped to retail stores nationwide, in time to explode for the holiday season.

'Flat-Out' New Racing Title Announced (PC/XB) - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 5:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Bugbear Entertainment announces Flat-Out, a new generation racing title with convincing driving feel, plenty of attitude and shredded bits of car ricocheting around. Flat-Out is a adrenaline-inducing racing game with a story, spectacular crashes and not too serious attitude in the best movie-like fashion. The thrill and terror of racing light, cheap and often very dented cars in constant close proximity and contact with other cars brings out white-knuckled racing spirit as the player faces rapidly changing situations all the time. In third person mode, player can rummage around the pit areas eyeing out competitor's cars, stop by at a bar for the latest gossips, fix and tune his car and interact with other characters in game, executing small missions related to the story behind player's character.

'Mobile Suit Gundam Federation vs Zeon' (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 5:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

More screens from Infogrames today. This time we serve up a bunch from their soon to be released Playstation 2 game, Mobile Suit Gundam Federation vs Zeon. Njoy!

'Superman: Shadow of the Apokolips' (PS2) - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 12:36 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames was so kind and send us 21 new screenshots from their Playstation 2 title, Superman: Shadow of the Apokolips. Release date: 15/11/2002. Check out the new screens below..

Battlecruiser Millennium Retail Patch v1.0.08 RC24

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 11:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Just a few days after the release of the v1.0.08 RC23 patch, 3000AD has released another (3MB) patch for Battlecruiser Millennium, updating their space and planetary simulation to version 1.0.08 RC24. This release requires the previous RC23 and adds a few graphics enhancements and bug fixes. Download it from 3DGamers!

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 7:32 a.m. PST | Filed under News

'Shinobi : The Movie' Coming To a Screen Near You In 2001

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 4:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Mindfire Entertainment has added another video game to its lineup of feature film projects. The company has secured the rights to Sega's ninja video game franchise "Shinobi." The popular 15-year-old arcade game has been reinvented as a 3-D action-adventure PlayStation 2 exclusive and ships for retail Nov. 12.

'Medal of Honor Allied Assault Spearhead' - Demo Due Friday

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 4:06 a.m. PST | Filed under News

EA Games will release a stand-alone demo for 'Medal of Honor Allied Assault Spearhead', the new expansion pack for the highly acclaimed WWII action PC game, Medal of Honor Allied Assault. The demo will be available on Friday, November 8, 2002 from the official Medal of Honor Allied Assault website at The downloadable demo will feature Malta, a multiplayer level exclusive to the demo and not included in the full version of the game. The demo will also include new skins for British, Russian, American and German troops as well as unveiling some of the new weapons! Medal of Honor Allied Assault Spearhead for the PC will begin shipping on Tuesday, November 12, 2002. Read more for a few new screens ...

'Winning Eleven' (PS2) Coming to North America

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 3:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Videogame publisher Konami of America Inc. announced today that its popular Winning Eleven series (known in Europe as Pro Evolution Soccer) will be published for the first time in North America. European and Japanese versions of Winning Eleven have sold nearly 4 million units worldwide, making it the world’s best-selling soccer game for the PlayStation 2. In response to considerable demand from North American consumers, Konami intends to continue the series’ success with the launch of it latest installment, Winning Eleven 6, on the PlayStation 2 in March 2003.

'Splinter Cell' (Xbox) - Trailer

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 3:52 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Splinter Cell invites gamers to delve into the dark shadows of cyber-terrorism, shadow agencies, and covert operations. The player controls Sam Fisher, a solo operative directed by a top secret, "black ops" wing of the National Security Agency. Alone, yet armed with some of the best hi-tech weapons on the market, Sam walks the fine line between what is legal and what is necessary. He must infiltrate enemy territory and neutralize the opponents—all without leaving a trace. Check this new trailer .. Njoy!

'Impossible Creatures' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2002 @ 3:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The year is 1937 and you are Rex Chance, renowned world adventurer and war correspondent. You have spent your life exploring the wilds of Africa, the ice shelves of Antarctica, and the sultry jungles of the Amazon. You’ve seen every beast on earth… or so you thought. You’ve just received word from your long lost father, scientist Dr. Eric Chanikov, who disappeared many years before. Suddenly, he now begs to see you. So you fly to the Isla Variatas in the South Pacific where he works in the employ of wealthy industrialist Upton Julius. But what begins as an innocent reunion quickly turns sour as you to come face-to-face with the Sigma Technology. Check out the new screens, 30 or so of them ...

'Unreal Tournament 2003' Tops The Sales Charts!

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 9:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Shutter the windows and stock up on caffeine! Atari's Unreal Tournament 2003 for personal computers, one of the most anticipated video game sequels ever, invaded the charts as the #1 PC product, excluding expansion packs, for two weeks following shipment on September 28. Developed by Digital Extremes and Epic Games, the game is the follow-up to the 1999 smash-hit Unreal Tournament, which won "Game of the Year" honors and became the multiplayer game of choice for amateur and professional gamers alike.

'Driver 2 Advance' (GBA) Races Into Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 9:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames has brought one of the most popular video game franchises of all time, Driver, to Game Boy Advance with shipment of Driver 2 Advance to retail stores this week.

'Star Trek Starfleet Command III' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 8:49 p.m. PST | Filed under News

All hands to battlestations with the announcement that Activision, Inc. and Taldren's highly anticipated tactical starship simulator, Star Trek Starfleet Command III, has gone gold and is on its way to manufacturing. The first title in the series to take place in the Star Trek: The Next Generation universe, Star Trek Starfleet Command III allows players to take total control of their own ship and crew, and engage in open conflict with the great empires of Star Trek lore. Star Trek Starfleet Command III is rated "E" for everyone by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $49.99.

'Robin Hood : Legend Of Sherwood' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 8:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Publisher Strategy First and Developers Spellbound are pleased to show off more from their upcoming real-time tactical strategy game Robin Hood: The Legend of Sherwood. Strategy First just send us 7 never before seen screenshots for your viewing pleasure! And dont forget to check out our earlier posted preview!

America's Army: Operations Tournament 2002

by Thomas on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 8:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Saw on Shacknews that The U.S. Army has teamed with iGames, a national organization of Game Centers, to hold an America’s Army: Operations Tournament at Game Centers nationwide! Shoot, reload and fire your way to victory on November 10th or November 30th , with the championship round commencing on December 14th. Players will compete in teams of four. The highest scoring teams from the two separate competitions will be invited to compete in the invitational on December 14th. The championship team will receive a Grand Prize trip for four to the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) trade show in Los Angeles May 14-16, 2003, plus limo service for the day, courtesy of, a leading provider of graphics accelerators. First, second and third-place winners will receive a host of other great prizes! More about it here..

New Online World 'Second Life' Announced

by Thomas on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 8:13 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Linden Lab announced today the name of its interactive service, Second Life. A new form of shared 3D entertainment, Second Life presents a remarkably immersive and self-expressive world to its online residents. Users who want the opportunity to enter Second Life can register and begin their new life with the beta program at

Playstation2 Screenshot Mix!

by Thomas on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 7:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

We just recived even more console screens from Activision, and here we serve them up in one article.. The screens is from following titles!

  • Star Wars Clone Wars (PS2)
  • Wreckless The Yakuza Missions (PS2)
  • Gungrave (PS2)

'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4' (PS2/XB/NGC) - Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 4, 2002 @ 6:33 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 lets players take on the role of legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk and 13 other athletes as they skate through enormous free roaming levels, choose from 190 progressively harder goals and build their skills to perform 14 of the greatest skateboarding stunts of all time.