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GBA Review - 'Rocky'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Dec. 7, 2002 @ 9:22 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Based on the critically acclaimed movie anthology staring Sylvester Stallone and featuring all of the leading characters from the five Rocky films – Apollo Creed, Clubber Lang, Ivan Drago and Tommy Gunn - you take on the role of the Italian Stallion and must fight your way through several single and multi-player gaming modes as you attempt to become the undisputed boxing champion of the world. Does Rocky go the distance?

Xbox Review - 'Steel Battalion'

by Chris "Fozz" Breci on Dec. 6, 2002 @ 8:58 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Steel Battalion is an exciting battle-mech simulator that uses the most elaborate controller interface ever created. Take a seat inside the cockpit of a mechanized VT (Vertical Tank) and enter into futuristic military warfare, where you pilot 20 different mechs in a multinational task force operation in an effort to overthrow the government. Included with the game is an exclusive 40-button controller to completely maximize the gaming experience, making you feel as if you were actually piloting a mechanized Vertical Tank! Was the gaming experience worth the $200, or was it a waste?

Xbox Review - 'Metal Gear Solid 2 : Substance'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Dec. 5, 2002 @ 6:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Solid Snake comes to Xbox in Metal Gear Solid2: Substance, the expanded edition of Metal Gear Solid2: Sons of Liberty with all-new game modes, hidden characters and storylines. Top-secret weapons technology is being mysteriously transported under cover of an oil tanker to an unknown destination. It’s up to Snake to infiltrate the transport and keep this deadly weapon of mass destruction from falling into the wrong hands!

PS2 Review - 'Rayman Arena'

by Rainier on Dec. 5, 2002 @ 6:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Rayman’s world kicks into multiplayer overdrive in this total competition crash course with the cast of Rayman 2. Smoke the competition on mind-bending racecourses, or spark up a lum-flinging firefight in the battle arena. And with 8 characters, 24 maps and up to 4 combatants, now Rayman’s got more ways to reign supreme than ever.

Xbox Review - Phantom Crash

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Dec. 4, 2002 @ 9:42 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Year is 2025. The Japanese government, in order to cope with the massive air pollution and endless economic loss of Tokyo, transfers the capital to "Neo Tokyo", a dome city built on the Tokyo Harbor. A few years later, abandoned "Old Tokyo" becomes the battleground for "Rumbling". In Rumbling, the contenders face each other while riding highly mobile armored land vehicles called "Scoobees", and receive fortune and fame by destroying others. It's now the year 2031, the Rumbling is the biggest hit the entertainment business ever had! Did this title make us yell "Lets Rumble" or was it more "What a fumble"? Read more and find out!

PC Review - 'Zanzarah : The Hidden Portal'

by Judy on Dec. 3, 2002 @ 8:49 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

An exciting tale of two worlds...one fantastical, the other the world as we know it today. Once they were joined as one, but they now exist separately without knowledge of their former link to each other. Yet there exists a person able to reunite the two worlds: A girl, soon to turn 18, unaware of her power and her significance to both realms. Our resident mastah editor had her go with it, read more for the conclusion!

PC Review - 'ArchAngel'

by Justin on Dec. 3, 2002 @ 8:29 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In the dark and atmospheric world of Archangel, players discover that Michael Travinsky, an innocent family man, has been tragically killed in a horrific car crash. However, the Lord of Light decides to resurrect Travinsky as he believes he has the potential to become a hero and save the world from a deadly evil that looms in the shape of vicious demons and ghosts. Their presence is growing yet humans continue their existence utterly oblivious to their impending doom. Read more for the final verdict!

PC Review - 'Bandits: Phoenix Rising'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Nov. 30, 2002 @ 10:52 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

BANDITS is the game where your cannon mounted combat car takes you on an adventure across green fields, desert canyons and deep snow, bombing and blasting all sorts of enemies and cargo trucks, defending your gang and your glory! In charge of the action are the notorious leaders of the Wolfpack gang, Fennec and Rewdalf. You take control of the action while Fennec & Rewdalf do the talking Ð they do a lot of that. Read more to check out the verdict!

PC Review - 'Incoming Forces'

by Justin on Nov. 28, 2002 @ 9:20 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Incoming Forces is an action game that allows players to take command of an alien defense force to protect their worldly planets at all costs. Players will control one of 10 different crafts at anytime throughout the game including gun-ships, fighters, tanks and an array of others as they protect various alien worlds. Battle will take place on four uniquely molded planets, each with its own 3D modeled terrain, environmental features and world specific objects.

Gamecube Review - 'Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath Of Cortex'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 27, 2002 @ 6:56 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Everyone's favorite marsupial makes his GameCube debut in his biggest adventure yet. This time Neo-Cortex has had enough. Having been defeated one too many times, Cortex has developed a Super Secret weapon to finally rid himself of his arch-nemesis, Crash Bandicoot. Cortex has been busy building Crunch, a genetically engineered super-creature designed for one thing only, to defeat Crash Bandicoot once and for all!

GBA Review - 'Defender Of The Crown'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 26, 2002 @ 9:38 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

This is the Age of Chivalry! A time of lusty wenches and black-hearted villains. King Richard has been murdered and England is thrown into civil war! Amidst the ringing clash of steel and the thunder of charging steeds the bold Saxon knights have chosen you to lead them into battle against the hated Normans. Does the all time classic merit a port to the GBA, or should it have stayed a part of gaming history? Read more and find out ..

PC Review - 'Unreal Tournament 2003'

by Tony "OUberLord" Mitera on Nov. 25, 2002 @ 5:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Unreal Tournament 2003 thrusts gamers back into bloodthirsty, action-packed arenas as the ultimate techno-gladiator of the future. Using the latest in Epic's Unreal technology, the game redefines multiplayer action with up to 32 players in a server with lightning fast net code. The technology is augmented by the advanced and renowned Karma math engine for in-game physics that simulates true-to-life character movement and environmental interaction. Brutal victory or brutal disappoitment? Read more and find out!

GameCube Review - 'Robotech BattleCry'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 24, 2002 @ 7:04 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

A mission-driven action title, "Robotech" embodies the classic mecha-filled mayhem of the animated series. Featuring all-encompassing destruction on a giant scale, "Robotech" is a high-octane arcade shooter that captures the television show's spectacular visuals and epic storyline. Read more and find out wether it lives up to the task ..

PS2 Review - Evolution Skateboarding

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 21, 2002 @ 9:07 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Evolution Skateboarding, players control their riding experience by designing their own deck, building and saving signature combo tricks and even creating the riders' personalized look. Should gamers want to stick with the pros, they can choose from eight pro-skaters including famed riders Danny Way, Arto Saari, Stevie Williams and more. ReEad more for the verdict ...

GameCube Review - 'Pro Rally 2002'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 20, 2002 @ 7:37 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Pro Rally is high-speed, high-adrenaline rally racing, testing both player and machine. It's not just fun in the sun on these racecourses as players will need to commandeer their vehicle through the most realistic and treacherous weather conditions, including fog, rain, snow, hail and more. Read more to find out wether the game is a crash and burn, or a winner!

Xbox Review - Baldur's Gate : Dark Alliance

by Justin on Nov. 19, 2002 @ 10:25 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Immerse yourself in the fast- paced, dynamic world of Baldur's Gate : Dark Alliance. In this epic action RPG, play one of three unique characters as you explore visually stunning environments like bone chilling ice caverns, marshy swamplands and forlorn tombs. Battle immense Frost Giants, brutal Dragons and hordes of other Dungeons & Dragons creatures. Use your wits, battle fiercely and emerge victorious! Read more and check out our verdict ...

GBA Review - 'Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 15, 2002 @ 8:23 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever is the sequel to the original title Ecks vs. Sever on Game Boy Advance. Ecks and Sever have joined forces in a mission-based narrative that follows their progress as they combat a multi-national weapon-running cartel abroad and on home soil. As the story unfolds, they realize that the whole world is in extreme danger...

PC Review - 'Beam Breakers'

by Justin on Nov. 14, 2002 @ 9:02 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

The face of the city has changed. Forever. Buildings that once ruled the cities are dwarfed by Skyscrapers that strewn the landscape of the future. The laws of rush-hour have changed. Forever. Since the invention of the antiGrav technology, public transport is not bound to earth anymore. Millions of commuters go about their lives following the beams as they drive their antiGrav cars through the huge canyons of the biggest metropolis on the planet.

Xbox Review - 'Chase'

by Justin on Nov. 13, 2002 @ 7:57 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In Chase, players will take the role of Chase Corrada, a young sexy stuntwoman, who is starting her promising career as a movie stunt driver. Chase will take players through four unique movie sets including a gangster movie setting, a post-apocalyptic movie set and more. Players will not only drive traditional four wheeled vehicles, but will also have motorcycles, a three wheeled Ramen delivery Tuk-Tuk and a large missile truck at their disposal. check our verdict in this daring review!

PS2 Review - 'Sub Rebellion'

by The Cookie Snatcher on Nov. 12, 2002 @ 5:31 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

In the game, Sub Rebellion, players are taken back to 2139, a time when the earth’s tectonic plates began to shift, producing massive seismic activity throughout the world. As most of the worlds land began to sink into the sea, civilizations changed forever. Survivors of this era had to adapt to the new conditions of life under and above the sea.. By 2145 two factions arose, the Melgis Empire and the Alliance Army. The Alliance, in a desperate attempt to turn the tides on the war, deployed the experimental Clonus attack submarine.