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'KiPulKai: The Secret of the KiBoa' Announced

by Thomas on May 24, 2002 @ 9:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gibcom Multimedia – the French developer and publisher founded by gaming visionary Roland Oskian – is about to shake up the world of children’s gaming with the release of its first PC title KiPulKai: The Secret of the KiBoa this August.

DreamWorks Spooked by Tecmo's 'Fatal Frame'

by Thomas on May 24, 2002 @ 9:49 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

At its E3 press conference, Tecmo announced that it has entered into a deal whereby DreamWorks will produce a film based on Tecmo's popular survival-horror game "Fatal Frame." The agreement, which is still being finalized, gives DreamWorks the exclusive option to the live-action production rights for Tecmo's "Fatal Frame." In March of 2002, Tecmo shipped "Fatal Frame" for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system to critical acclaim and rave customer reviews.

UT 2003 & Unreal Championship Get Their Own Action Figures

by Thomas on May 24, 2002 @ 9:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

If all you want for Christmas is a six-inch tall blood-thirsty predator-esque Alien carrying a time-traveling chainsaw, then Epic Games and RadioActive Clown can make your wish come true. The creators of the hit computer game franchise, Unreal, today announce a partnership with the first toy company to focus on action figures from computer games. Together the companies will design, manufacturer and distribute a series of characters from the Unreal Tournament 2003 and Unreal Championship games. The first series will be available in both toy and game retail outlets in time for the 2002 holidays.

Microsoft & Tremor Teams Up For Xbox

by Thomas on May 24, 2002 @ 9:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Corp. today announced that it has signed Tremor Games of Burbank, Calif., a division of Tremor Entertainment, to create exclusive content for the Xbox video game system under the Microsoft label.

3D Prophet 8500 128 MB & 8500 LE 128 MB - Features

by Rainier on May 23, 2002 @ 7:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hercules happily announces two new, extremely fast boards based on the revolutionary RADEON 8500 and RADEON 8500 LE chipsets from ATI. 3D Prophet 8500 128MB and 3D Prophet 8500 LE 128MB, are AGP 4X/2X graphics accelerators, fully DirectX® 8.1 & OpenGL®1.3 compliant, dedicated to providing hardcore gamers and games enthusiasts with the ultimate 3D platforms for boosting their scores and improving graphics quality in the latest 3D games. These new graphics boards bring gamers the type of quality offered only by a company that listens carefully to the needs of insatiable gamers".

'Outlaw Volleyball: Spike or Die' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 23, 2002 @ 7:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Simon & Schuster Interactive announced today the Company is publishing a second title in their popular "Outlaw" series of sports games exclusively for Xbox. Developed by Hypnotix Inc., "Outlaw Volleyball: Spike or Die" (Available: Winter 2002) will feature all the characters from "Outlaw Golf," and several new ones who will do battle on 16 different courts.

'Serious Sam' Going Xbox

by Rainier on May 23, 2002 @ 4:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gathering of Developers (subsidiary of Take2) and Croatian-based based development team Croteam announce that Serious Sam, a landmark title in the first person shooter video game genre, will now be available on the Xbox platform.

'Myst Online' Announced - Screens

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 11:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment, one of the world's leading videogame publishers, today announced an exclusive worldwide deal with Cyan Worlds, Inc., to publish and operate Myst Online (working title).

'Zapper' (PS2) - E3 Screens & Features

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 10:06 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Zapper is an action-packed and addictive game that starts with the “avoid-em-up” game play mechanics of Blitz Games’ own Frogger 2: Swampy’s Revenge, and then takes the action to a whole new level. In this action-adventure game, Zapper (a cricket) hops his way through six interactive worlds in a quest to find his brother, held captive by the evil magpie queen. Dangerous traps and even more dangerous enemies await Zapper. It will take fast-footed skill and timing to conquer all the worlds and survive the final showdown with the magpie queen.

'Age of Mythology' & 'Freelancer' - E3 Screens

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 9:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

We got some good looking E3 screens from Microsoft's upcoming titles, 'Age of Mythology' and 'Freelancer'.

"Age of Mythology " transports players to a time when heroes battled with monsters of legend and gods intervened in the affairs of mortal men.

“Freelancer” is an epic space adventure that combines a deep storyline.

'Silent Hill 3' Comes To PS2 - Screens

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 9:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami of America Inc. today announced that Silent Hill 3 will be available on PlayStation2 computer entertainment system in 2003. The follow up to 2001’s smash hit Silent Hill 2, this new installment adds yet another eerie chapter to the growing legacy of the Silent Hill franchise. Silent Hill 3 promises to take the survival/horror genre to new heights with the series’ trademark stunning graphics, masterful use of sound, and mature, sophisticated storylines.

Konami Announce Top Hits For PC

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 9:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami of America Inc., today announced that it will publish its most popular games for PC CD-ROM. The 2002 line-up includes Metal Gear Solid 2, Silent Hill 2, Frogger The Great Quest and Shadow of Destiny among others.

'Op Flashpoint Cold War Crisis' (XB) - First Screens

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 8:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Finally we managed to get these nasty first 21 screens from Codemasters upcoming XBox title, Operation Flashpoint Cold War Crisis. Read more below to check them out!

'Sabotain' - Features and Screens

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 7:50 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Check out some fancy screens and features from CDV's upcoming action adventure game, Sabotain, developed by Avalon Style Entertainment. "It's up to you to decide how to carry out your task in Sabotain..."

'Lula 3D' - E3 Screens Features and Gamestory

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 7:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

We recived some new E3 screens from CDV and their upcoming Erotic 3D Adventure game, Lula 3D. Hit read more below to *drool* at the screens!

Raven Shield and Rise of Nations E3 Trailers

by Thomas on May 23, 2002 @ 7:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tiscali have posted a new Rainbow Six: Raven Shield E3 trailer, which contains three minutes of in-game footage from this Unreal-powered tactical shooter from UbiSoft. This 12 MB DivX version is available for download here. They also posted the E3 video from Rise of Nations, upcoming real-time strategy from Microsoft and Big Huge Games. Its 4.5MB big, contains 1 minute of gameplay scenes and it's available in WMV here!

Drome Racers - Screens

by Thomas on May 22, 2002 @ 11:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Drome Racers is a multi-terrain racing experience that will leave young speedsters breathless. Players take on the role of Max Axel who has trained intensely for the challenging Drome Championship and wants to take home the trophy. New E3 PC screens below!

Doom III - Screens

by Thomas on May 22, 2002 @ 9:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We just received 4 screens from E3 and the first-person shooter sequel by id Software, Doom III.. Check them out below! "More to come"

UPDATE: A movie from DOOM III: The Legacy is now also availble to grab from Fileplanet "registration required" low-res 8MB Here and high-res 92MB Here! "Mirrors: 3D Gamers Giga Games."

Logitech E3 Product Lineup

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 8:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We all know Logitech, no need to introduce the company i guess .. So its only normal that like every other big company they unveil their E3 Lineup such as Cordless Controller For Xbox, Speed Force Racing Wheel and a few others .. read more for details!

CDV's E3 LineUp - Massive Screens!

by Thomas on May 22, 2002 @ 8:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We grabbed down 62 nice PC screens from E3 and CDV's upcoming titles.. No Mans Land, Project Nomads, Cossacks: Back To War, Grom, Psychotoxic, Coassacks II: Napoleonic Wars, Blitzkrieg and American Conquest.. Njoy!