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'Death By Degrees' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 7, 2004 @ 3:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Death By Degrees is an action adventure featuring Nina Williams from the multi-million selling Tekken series. Set prior to the first Tekken game this prequel focuses on the events that lead up to Nina's involvement in the Iron Fist Tournament.

'Psychotoxic' - Screens

by Rainier on April 7, 2004 @ 2:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Psychotoxic is a first person shooter with an exceptionally exciting story line. The setting is New York, in the year 2020. Three of the four horsemen of the apocalypse have caused terrible damage on Earth. The fourth horseman is now preparing for his return. Violence and aggression are increasing drastically. Humanity's last hope is protagonist Angie Prophet. Check the new batch of screens ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on April 7, 2004 @ 2:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

John Woo Exploring 'Metroid' Feature Film

by Rainier on April 7, 2004 @ 1:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

John Woo has optioned Nintendo's video game franchise "Metroid" for the big screen. It's the latest move demonstrating the director's commitment to interactive entertainment properties because it comes as Woo is developing three original titles at his Tiger Hill video game studio using Hollywood talent.

New Development Studio 'Mnemonic Studio'

by Rainier on April 7, 2004 @ 12:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Mnemonic Studio is the latest addition to the game development community in Denmark and while the studio has barely seen the light of day, its founder and current President & CEO, Hans F. Olsen has burned plenty of midnight oil.

Atari Launches 'On Demand' Service

by Rainier on April 7, 2004 @ 12:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari, Inc. today announced the launch of the Company's first online software service that delivers its back-catalog titles over the Internet to Atari fans worldwide. The service will distribute the software to personal computers in pure digital form, bypassing the need to install from a disk. Unlimited access to Atari's growing e-catalog of games, productivity software, and kids' software is available at for a monthly fee of $14.95.

'La Pucelle: Tactics' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 5:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Interactive entertainment publisher, Mastiff LLC announced today that they will be publishing another of Nippon Ichi Software Inc’s great tactical RPGs, La Pucelle: Tactics, exclusively for the PlayStation2 in early May 2004. La Pucelle uses a similar battle system to the 2003 award-winning game, Disgaea, also a Nippon Ichi Software title. Read more for details and screens ...

'Crimson Tears' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 5:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crimson Tears takes place in Tokyo--50 years from now--where a biotechnology company named Weponix secretively controls the world as an underground manufacturer of war machines. Crimson Tears consists of randomly generated dungeons. In the beginning of each dungeon, the player is situated in a base where characters and equipment can be chosen. Once in the dungeon, the player must fight enemies, find items, beat the middle boss, and then return back to the base.

Various Game Trailers Available NOW

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 5:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • The Matrix Online - Trailer
  • Transformers - Trailer
  • The Bard's Tale - Trailer
  • Red Ninja: End Of Honor - Trailer

  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...

'Jak and Daxter 3' (PS2) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on April 6, 2004 @ 5:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A few weeks ago SCEA revealed that Naughty Dog is working on the next installment for their top selling 'Jak and Daxter' franchise. Not much details have been available on this third installment so these screens and intro movie (thanks GameInformer) will have to do for now. Read more to check out the goodies ...