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Davilex signs 'Autobahn Raser' Movie Deal

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 10:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Davilex Games is proud to announce the filming of Autobahn Raser by Germany┬┤s marketleading independent filmproducer and distributor, Constantin Film in Germany. Autobahn Raser has become a massively popular game franchise in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The 5th sequel, Autobahn Raser World Challenge, has recently been released in these territories on PC CDROM and PS2 formats.

Grand Theft Auto Double Pack (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 9:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Rockstar Games announced today that the Grand Theft Auto Double Pack for the Xbox has shipped to retail stores throughout North America. The Grand Theft Auto Double Pack consists of the best-selling titles Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.

Sony Launches 'SOCOM II: U.S. Navy SEALs' (PS2)

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 9:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today the launch of SOCOM II: U.S. Navy SEALs, the sequel to last year's number one online console game and "Greatest Hit" title, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs. Developed exclusively for the PlayStation2 by Zipper Interactive, Inc., and produced by Sony Computer Entertainment America's Foster City Studio, SOCOM II: U.S. Navy SEALs improves and expands upon its predecessor, a game already in the hands of more than two million people worldwide.

'True Crime: Streets of L.A.' (PS2/Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 9:23 a.m. PST | Filed under News

It's time for gamers to gear up for the deepest combination of driving, fighting and shooting ever featured in one game now that Activision, Inc.'s True Crime: Streets of L.A. is available at retail stores nationwide. The much anticipated title, which was featured on 22 magazine covers in the U.S., U.K., Europe and Australia, has already received critical acclaim. Read more for details or check our recent True Crime preview.

'Risk: Global Domination' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 9:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Atari, under license from Hasbro, Inc., leads the charge as Risk: Global Domination makes its debut on PlayStation 2. Shipping to retail outlets nationwide today, Risk: Global Domination provides a truly unique way to play the RISK game with online play for up to six players.

'LotR: The Return of the King' (ALL) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 9:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts announced that The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King game has begun to ship nationwide on all platforms and will be in stores everywhere on November 6, 2003. The blockbuster action adventure game will be available for the PlayStation2, the Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, PC, and Game Boy Advance under the EA GAMES brand.

'Cartoon Network Speedway' (GBA) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 9:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

An ensemble of hilarious characters featured on Cartoon Network's top-rated television programs go interactive, as Majesco, one of the fastest-growing publishers of interactive entertainment, introduceships Cartoon Network Speedway for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance. Developed by DC Studios, the game is slated for release this July and will be , and is now available for a suggested retail price of $194.99. .

Ubisoft Europe Signs 'Playboy: The Mansion'

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 3:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft today announced the signing of an exclusive European publishing and distribution contract with North American video game publisher ARUSH Entertainment. The agreement covers the groundbreaking Playboy-branded video game Playboy: The Mansion, which will be playable on PC and two major console systems. The game is slated for a Autumn 2004 European release.

'Hidden & Dangerous 2' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 3:08 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Hidden & Dangerous 2 puts you in charge of a squad of lethal SAS troopers. Set over European, African and Asian continents and reflecting the theaters of war where the SAS operated, Hidden & Dangerous 2 will be every bit as groundbreaking as the original game. Illusion Softworks released promised patch for their tactical action/strategy bringing your retail game to v1.02. This upgrade adresses a ton of single & multiplayer issues, as well as some general game improvements (thanks jd/tiscali). Read more for detailed fix list & download links ...

'Mission Impossible: Operation Surma' (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 4, 2003 @ 2:37 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Can you save the world from the ICEWorm microchip? You are special agent Ethan Hunt — back to battle international espionage as the fate of the free world hangs in the balance! A microchip nicknamed ICEWorm is disabling the security systems of the world’s largest organizations, and providing free access to the highest bidder. Your mission – should you choose to accept it – is to destroy the chip and prevent its creators from bringing the free world to its knees. Serving up today are some new PS2/Xbox screens...