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Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc : Rayman's World - Info & Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 22, 2002 @ 1:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc, takes our hero Rayman on an epic journey through beautiful living worlds filled with fabulous flora and fauna (that's plants and animals to you and me). Featuring the most diverse worlds you've ever seen in a platform game, from the icy cliffs of the Summit of Fury, to the bitter wasteland Moor of Mad Spirits, it'll take all of your skills to traverse the different environments. Check the new screens showing off some of the environments.

Earth & Beyond - Update News

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 9:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood Studios announced today that it will release a content update of Earth & Beyond this month that includes several new missions, high-level items, new information on trade goods, and enhancements to the embedded browser. Earth & Beyond is an online role-playing galaxy that is published by Electronic Arts under the EA GAMES brand.

'Tony Tough & The Night Of Roasted Moths' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 8:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game Entertainment today announced that its upcoming PC adventure game, "Tony Tough and the Night of Roasted Moths" went gold last week and will hit retail shelves on Halloween. With a title like that, GOT to get it ;)

'The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers' (PS2) On Its Way To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 7:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced today the North American release of The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers video game for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system and revealed plans to bring this highly-anticipated title to the Xbox video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube later this year. The Nintendo Game Boy Advance version will ship on Tuesday, November 12.

Dreamcatcher Ships 'Iron Storm' To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 5:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DreamCatcher Interactive announced today that it has shipped the epic battle game, Iron Storm on PC in North America. Set amidst an extended 1st World War (still going strong in 1964), Iron Storm gives the gamer new weapons and modern technology to reap havoc on the Russo-Mongol tyrants.

'Fatal Frame' (XB) - Site Update

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 5:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official site for Tecmo's upcoming XBox horror title, Fatal Frame, is today updated with some new screens, gameplay story - details and more. "Fatal Frame a horror adventure game, leaves its victims breathless as they become immersed in a world full of supernatural spirits and sheer terror. Fatal Frame takes place in a dilapidated, haunted mansion and nearby surrounding area".

'EverQuest: The Planes of Power' Ships

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 4:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Online Entertainment Inc. announced today that EverQuest: The Planes of Power will be available in retail stores tomorrow. The Planes of Power introduces high-level EverQuest gamers to an arching storyline and takes players on an adventure of epic proportions with hundreds of powerful new weapons, spells and creatures, 20 action-packed zones and an increased level cap maximum to 65 allowing players to become more powerful than ever before.

Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania Splashes Onto Retail Shelves

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 3:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

More than 20 new aquatic creatures soon will have gamers nationwide glued to their PCs. The "Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania" expansion pack hits store shelves this week as Microsoft Corp. announces that more than 1 million licensed units of its family-friendly "Zoo Tycoon" PC game have been sold. Since its debut in October 2001, "Zoo Tycoon" has reached top-selling* status on the software charts, and it continues to grow in popularity with players of all ages. The latest addition to the franchise, "Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania," adds aquatic-themed content and oceans of fun to this award-winning series that challenges players to create and manage the ultimate zoo.

'Resident Evil 0' (NGC) - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 3:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Resident Evil Zero features two main characters: Rebecca, a rookie Raccoon City Police Officer who first appeared in the original Resident Evil, and Billy, a framed convict on the run. This new system allows players to follow the adventure of both characters successively by using the 'Zapping' ability. Read more below for 22 screenshots of Rebecca and Billy walking around, fighting zombies and more.

Midway Ships 'Defender' For PS2

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 3:16 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc. announced today that Defender, an all-new 3-D version of the popular 1980s arcade classic, has shipped for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system. Defender is scheduled to ship for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft, Nintendo GameCube and the Game Boy Advance on Nov. 4, 2002.

'Toxic Grind' Exclusively For Xbox Ships

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 2:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced that "Toxic Grind," the first story-driven, mission-based BMX game, has shipped exclusively for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft. "Toxic Grind" immerses players in a completely unique, story-driven experience, where they must "ride for their life" as fictional BMX rider Jason Hayes. "Toxic Grind" is now available at major retail outlets nationwide.

Comic Book For 'Batman: Dark Tomorrow'

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 12:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Japan-based videogame publishing powerhouse Kemco and comic book giant DC Comics announced together that they will create a limited edition, two-part comic book that will serve as a prequel to the storyline of Kemco's upcoming action/adventure title, "Batman: Dark Tomorrow." The first of two collectible comic books will be included as a pack-in within top-tier platform-specific enthusiast publications, distributing over 1.4 million comic books nationwide.

The Elder Scrolls III: Tribunal - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 21, 2002 @ 10:27 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Elder Scrolls III: Tribunal, is an expansion pack for the critically acclaimed and multi-award winning RPG, The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind for PC. Tribunal will introduce additional content and features, and adventures into the already staggering game world of Morrowind. The Elder Scrolls III: Tribunal will be released in Europe this November in an English language version, with localized French and German versions following in early 2003.

WorthPlaying Forum Is Back

by Thomas on Oct. 20, 2002 @ 5:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Welcome to our new forum! In our forum you can post anything relevant about PC/CONSOLE gaming. To create topics and posts you should register, and it's free. By doing so, you create an online profile. You find the link to our forum above! Enjoy your stay!

'Lara Croft' Christmas Deadline Race

by Thomas on Oct. 20, 2002 @ 3:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Telegraph UK reports that Eidos, the computer games designer, is in last-ditch talks with Sony to meet the November launch date of its latest Lara Croft game for the PlayStation 2. Delaying the high-profile launch - ahead of the vital Christmas trading period - would be a serious blow for Eidos. However, with just four weeks to go, it is understood that Eidos has yet to submit the game to Sony Computer Entertainment for approval. That process usually takes between three and four weeks. Even a week's delay could be damaging for Eidos. In the US, the Thanksgiving weekend of November 29 to 31 is a particularly important selling period.

Mario Party 4 Site

by Thomas on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 5:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official site for the upcoming GameCube title, Mario Party 4, is now alive. The site includes screens, gameplay information and more. The game ships out October 21st.

New 'IRON STORM' Gameplay Movie

by Thomas on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 9:22 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Iron Storm official site today offers a new gameplay movie, showing the sights, sounds and bad guys of the fourth campaign, Wolfenburg. Click here to grab this movie!

Hitman 2 - Walkthrough

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

If you are stuck in Hitman2 (or just want to cheat), then pregaming has the solution for you. PreGaming has a complete walkthrough for all versions so you will no longer have any problems finding your way in the game. Get it HERE

'Icewind Dale II' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Black Isle Studios just let us know that they have released a new patch for their recently released RPG game, Ice Wind Dale II. This patch upgrades your retail copy to v2.01 and is for the ENGLISCH versions only, international patches will come later. This patch addresses a slew of fixes, tweaks, spells, interface updates and tons more. Read more for detailed fix list and links where to grab this puppy...

'Battlefield: 1942' - Patch Update

by Rainier on Oct. 19, 2002 @ 4:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The official Battlefield: 1942 web site has posted up another of their weekly updates concerning the upcoming 1.2 patch for Digital Illusions and Electronic Arts' best selling WWII multiplayer shooter. While there is still no word on a release date for the patch, they did say that improvements in the game's client prediction will have to wait for another patch down the road (thanks Homelan).