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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Raven Shield - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2002 @ 3:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Rainbow Six franchise is known for its action-packed game play and heart-stopping realism, and Rainbow Six: Raven Shield will continue the tradition. Developed by Ubi Soft's Montreal studio, in close collaboration with Red Storm Entertainment, Rainbow Six: Raven Shield features a brand new Tom Clancy storyline in which Team RAINBOW is led all over the world in a string of dramatic operations. The game will utilize graphics technology provided by the next-generation Unreal engine to power 15 new single-player missions that include the discovery of a cache of biological weapons and stopping an armed gang from terrorizing a London bank. A few new screens for you to enjoy!

'Digimon World 2003' (PS) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2002 @ 3:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digimon is a magical and exciting concept that looks to be a major craze, developed by Bandai, the makers of the original "virtual pet" Tamagotchi. Today Infogrames send us 19 screenshots to show us the goods .. read more and check them out!

'The Boss: La Cosa Nostra' - Features & Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2002 @ 2:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Korean-based Heksplex Entertainment unveiled their new real-time strategy game today that centers on warring mob families, The Boss: La Cosa Nostra. The Boss lets players take control of a boss who must go head-to-head against other bosses in a street war that has the potential to turn the streets a gory red. Read more for details and some screens ...

Logitech Freedom Cordless Joystick Hits Retail Shelves

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2002 @ 12:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

It's a new day of freedom for PC gamers still tethered to their system. Today Logitech announced that the Logitech Freedom 2.4 cordless joystick for PC is now available on retail shelves in the U.S. and at www.logitech.com for a suggested retail price of $69.95 USD. The product will be available on retail shelves around Europe in late November.

Deathrow (Xbox) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2002 @ 12:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment today announced that it shipped its fast-paced, brutal team combat game, Deathrow, to U.S. retail stores. Deathrow is an exclusive title for the Xbox, combining the lightning-fast gameplay of third-person action games, adrenaline rush of fighting games and the cooperative team play and gritty roughness of rugby to offer a unique gameplay experience. Deathrow is rated "M" for mature and has an MSRP of $49.99.

'Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown' (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2002 @ 10:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cinemaware’s epic game production, Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown is currently in development at the company’s headquarters in Burlingame, California. The product is based on Cinemaware’s hit game Defender of the Crown, first released in 1986 on the Commodore Amiga and subsequently to a variety of platforms where sold over 1,000,000 units worldwide. Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown is a re-imagining of the beloved classic, with a deep storyline, a rich cast of characters, and the same commitment to stunning graphics and unique, varied gameplay that first made Cinemaware famous. Check out the 9 new screens ...

'Robot Alchemic Drive' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2002 @ 10:27 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The most talked-about robot action game of the year took a major step towards retail availability as Enix America Inc. today announced that Robot Alchemic Drive (R.A.D.) for the PlayStation2 has gone gold. Supported by a new official web site located at www.enix.com/rad, R.A.D. is on schedule to ship nationwide on November 5.

'Cameron Files: PharaohÂ’s Curse' has Gone Gold

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2002 @ 10:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Adventure Company is pleased to announce The Cameron Files: Pharaoh's Curse has GONE GOLD. The second in The Cameron Files series, players can join Private Investigator, Alan P. Cameron on his quest to solve the mystery behind a cursed mummy set free by an ancient ritual. Along the way, investigate the disappearance of Cameron's dear friend Moira, a member of the archeological team. Travel the Nile on a steamboat, explore the Cairo Museum of Antiquities, and meet a cast of interesting characters on your search to solve the mystery behind the empty tomb.

'G.I. Combat' & 'Hearts of Iron' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2002 @ 10:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Waiting for another World War II Wednesday? Well here it is. Strategy First send us some brand new screenshots from G.I. Combat and Hearts of Iron, their upcoming World War II titles that will have PC gamers everywhere battling it out over the holidays. Njoy!

Logitech 'MOMO Racing Force Wheel' (PC) Now Available

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2002 @ 7:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Logitech announced today that its newest racing wheel, the Logitech(r) MOMO(r) Racing Force Feedback Wheel for the PC, is now available on retail shelves in the U.S. and at www.logitech.com for a suggested retail price of $99.95 USD. The product will be available on retail shelves around Europe in early November.