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'Get On Da Mic' Announced (PS2/Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 10:03 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Eidos today announced it has secured a co-publishing deal with Artificial Mind and Movement (A2M) for the hip hop music video game Get On Da Mic. The game is currently in development by A2M in partnership with Highway1 Productions, Inc. (Hwy1) in addition to a second title, Get On Da Floor, an urban, hip hop-centric dance title. Get On Da Mic will be released this Fall, and Get On Da Floor will follow Spring of 2005.

SCi Signs 'Midway' (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 9:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SCi Games announced MIDWAY, a new tactical multi-player game of extraordinary proportions under development at Mithis, which will be released in 2005. The game focuses on the naval and aerial battles of World War II leading up to one of the greatest naval victories of all time, the Battle of Midway, which saw the highly outnumbered US Naval and Air forces take on the might of the most powerful naval force in modern history; the Imperial Japanese Navy.

'Acclaim' E3 2004 Lineup

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Unveiling the most dynamic product portfolio it has ever assembled, Acclaim Entertainment, today announced their lineup that will be on display at this year's E3, being held at the Los Angeles Convention Center May 12-14. Acclaim's E3 2004 lineup features such highly-anticipated brands as 100 Bullets, Combat Elite: World War II Paratroopers, Juiced, SHOWDOWN: Legends of Wrestling, The Red Star and World Championship Rugby.

'Strike Force Bowling' (PS2/Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 9:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crave Entertainment announced today Strike Force Bowling has shipped to retail outlets for the PlayStation2 and the Xbox. Developed by LAB Rats Games, Strike Force Bowling is the state-of-the-art in videogame bowling, featuring the most authentic real-time pin physics ever created.

Adventure Company Announces 'Missing' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

While already revealed in their E3 lineup, The Adventure Company today announced that it will publish Missing (known in Europe as In Memoriam, published by Ubisoft) for PC in North America. This title will be shown as part of The Adventure Company’s line-up at the 2004 Electronic Entertainment Expo. Read more for details and the first screens.

'Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War' - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 8:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Warhammer 40,000; Dawn of War is the first real-time strategy title in THQ's agreement with industry-leading PC development studio Relic Entertainment Inc. Based on the world of Warhammer 40,000 - the dark, futuristic, fantasy universe traveled by millions worldwide from Games Workshop, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War is scheduled for release in fall 2004. Read more for some new screens...

'Knights Of Honor' - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 4:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

As King, it is your duty to lead your people in their struggle to raise your kingdom from its humble beginnings to a position of power and prestige. War, diplomacy and a burgeoning economy are the means by which you increase your power and expand your influence. A unique Knight-management system will offer you brand new possibilities to enhance your personal strategy.

'The Suffering' - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 4:48 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Unleashing the horror throughout nine levels, The Suffering features dynamic lighting that illuminates frightening visions of horror-filled exploration and frantic combat sequences. As Torque, the main character, players encounter a cast of uniquely hardened criminals, prison guards and grotesque apparitions.

'Steel Saviour' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 4:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Steel Saviour is an R-Type sidescroller/shooter offering a unique and challenging mix of old-school gameplay, modern gimmicks and fresh ideas. Steel Saviour effortlessly and flawlessly “assaults” the player with huge and detailed moving objects, an unmatched array of different enemies, fully animated background graphics with multiple parallax layers and hand-drawn art, an extremely smooth scrolling and an explosive aural compartment.

Beyond Divinity - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on May 7, 2004 @ 4:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Larian Studios has released the first patch for their Divinie Divinity RPG sequel Beyond Divinity. This update patch brings your English retail game to v1.41 and addresses a few issues in yesterday's 1.40 update. Read more for detailed fix list and download links ...