High As A kite in 'Iron Aces 2' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 2:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Experience the dynamic range of combat aviation throughout history, from the intense machine gun rattle of early 20th Century fighters, to the high-tech Jet Powered combat of today you will hunt down the enemy of each Bird of Prey. Flying at you mid December.

Sigma Changes Their RTS's Name To 'Impossible Creatures' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 12:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft and Relic Entertainment have officially announced that "Impossible Creatures" is the new product name for their upcoming real-time strategy PC game slated for release in 2002. Formerly dubbed "Sigma: The Adventures of Rex Chance," "Impossible Creatures" is a real-time strategy game based in the 1930s.

NBA Inside Drive 2002 Feature Overview - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 11:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

YOU THINK YOU GOT IT? THEN BRING IT.
You don't just love the game. You exist for the game. You think, feel, sweat, and dream the game. So you won't settle for just another wannabe hoops sim. No, you've stepped up to NBA Inside Drive 2002. It's on and poppin', and this time you're out to prove that you've got the skills to pay the bills - on and off the court.

EA Ships The Sims Hot Date Expansion Pack

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 11:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced the release of The Sims™ Hot Date Expansion Pack, the new add-on disk to the top-selling PC game of 2000 & 2001, The Sims™. The Sims Hot Date Expansion Pack represents an entirely new experience for The Sims—dating! Play matchmaker to the Sims and watch the sparks fly or fizzle.

The World of 'Necron' - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 11:03 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Neocron is one of the three remaining cities on Earth emerged from the ruins of World War III. Partake in criminal activities, live peacefully, become a spy, choose to be a PSI-Monk with extraordinary powers or be a Tank Warrior, and go for some evil destruction. But bear in mind one thing… “It’s a new world, a new life… live it!”

'Etherlords' Arrives In Stores - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 10:50 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Fishtank Interactive, a division of Ravensburger Interactive, announced today that "Etherlords," the long-awaited 3D turn-based strategy game for the PC, is now available in stores. Featuring dramatically vivid monsters and spells, "Etherlords" introduces a bold, new game design to the strategy genre and combines trading card gameplay and resource management.

Fishtank Interactive's 'AquaNox' Splashes in Stores - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 10:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Fishtank Interactive, a division of Ravensburger Interactive, announced today that "AquaNox," a thrilling submarine action title for the PC, is now available in retail stores. One of the first titles optimized for NVIDIA's GeForce3, "AquaNox" features beautiful, photorealistic underwater environments with intricately detailed organic textures and surfaces.

Shrek Goes to Times Square Billboard! - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 16, 2001 @ 10:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive, Inc.,a global publisher of entertainment software, and DreamWorks SKG announced plans today to feature the upcoming "Shrek" for Xbox video game system from Microsoft on the TDK Times Square video board for the launch of Xbox and until end of December 2001.

Surfs Up At XBOX Launch With Infogrames Transworld Surf

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 8:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Infogrames, Inc., a global publisher of interactive entertainment software, announced the shipping of TransWorld Surf™ to stores shelves this week for the debut of the new Xbox™ video game system from Microsoft. The highly anticipated surfing action game is one of the first to be launched under the reinvented Atari┬« brand and is also the premiere title for the recently acquired TransWorld license.

Upgrade 3 for Operation Flashpoint! - Update Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 7:28 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Boost Operation Flashpoint's military strength with the release of the third Upgrade for the PC best-seller. The 33Mb Upgrade is now available for free download from Codemasters' web site..

Dragon Empire Site and Beta signup

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 6:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Codemasters announce the new site for the Online fantasy themed game, Dragon Empires, also comes the announcement of a beta sign up. You find the site here and the beta signup here.

Europa Universalis II Ships

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 6:57 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The wait is over and the time has come; time to get to your local retail store to pick up Europa Universalis II. Strategy First Inc and Paradox Entertainment are pleased to announce that the sequel to the award-winning Europa Universalis, shipped today.

S.W.I.N.E. Demo is out!

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 6:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The Hungarian developer Stormregion has opened up a new website today, they have also released a playable demo of the 3D RTS game S.W.I.N.E. The demo is 88.5 Mb and you can grab it here.

Return to Castle Wolfenstein has gone Gold

by Thomas on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 5:46 p.m. PST | Filed under News

This is really good news. Return to Castle Wolfenstein has gone gold. This first-person shooter will hit store shelves on November 21!

Super Mario Advance 2 - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 1:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Our little hero Mario is making his jump to the Gameboy Advance as well in Super Mario Advance 2. Like we didnt expect him ;) Njoy the rather tiny screens .. dont squint your eyes too hard

Xbox Erupts on the Scene - US Sales Start TODAY!

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 1:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today the Microsoft┬« Xbox™ video game system rocks the continent with its arrival on store shelves at thousands of retailers across North America.

Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 1:02 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Today we bring you some more screens Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader. More specifically Endor Battle Level, Death Star II and Imperial Academy Heist level. May the Force be With You

Dark Age of Camelot - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 12:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Our week wouldnt be complete if we did not have a fresh batch of fresh screens from the Massive Multiplayer Online RPG. Wannadoo is still on track for the European January 2002. Developed by Mythic Entertainment and Hosted through French gaming server GOA (to cut down the lag usually associated with US hosted games). Very Impressive Screens.

PAN Licenses Rock Manager To Mindscape

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 12:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Leading Nordics computer games publisher, PAN Interactive today announced a major UK licensing deal with Mindscape UK for the highly anticipated rock'n'roll sim management PC CD-Rom game - Rock Manager. The game will be launched in the UK in March 2002.

Transworld Snowboarding - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 15, 2001 @ 12:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed by Housemarque, TransWorld Snowboarding offers huge, living real-world snowboard levels with natural snow kickers and ramps to launch off of. Treacherous terrain and steep cliffs add to the danger with rails and downed trees to jib and grind, along with natural half-pipes and quarter-pipes to perform tons of tricks.