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TDK Launches New Impulse Label

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 7:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive Inc. announced a new video game publishing imprint dubbed TDK Impulse. The division officially launches today with the shipping of its first game, Shrek Treasure Hunt for the PlayStation. Available at major retail outlets nationwide, the title will carry a suggested retail price of $9.99 (U.S.).

Ace Golf (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 7:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Grab your clubs, hit the green and prepare for some wild golfing action with Ace Golf. Ace Golf combines crazy arcade characters with real-world golf physics and intuitive gameplay. The result is an addictive pick up and play golf game for both novice and expert gamers alike! The game is being developed by Telenet Japan Co Ltd and is due for release in the Autumn on Nintendo GameCube.

'Robot Alchemic Drive' - Official Web Site

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 6:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Bolstering an already strong consumer-friendly reputation, Enix America Inc. today announced that it has launched the official web site for Robot Alchemic Drive (R.A.D.), the company's highly acclaimed action/adventure title featuring 120-foot-tall transforming robots for the PlayStation2.

'Blackstone: Magic & Steel' (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 5:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blackstone, AKA Ex-Chaser (in Japan) has been extremely popular and has enjoyed many excellent reviews," says Bradley Flack, Director of Sales at Xicat Interactive. Xicat has renamed the Japanese game - Black Stone: Magic & Steel. Yesterday we had a bunch of screens, today we have 21 more to show off .. njoy

'Neocronicle' Issue 5 - Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 5:39 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Once again the editorial staff of the Neocronicle let the creative vibes flow and today present the brilliant 5th edition of the best fanzine ever: the Neocronicle. This edition features excellent reports on mysterious death cases, a huge biotech scandal and on the investigations on a hacker, that terrifies the citizens of Neocron. So, it' s well worth the download. Read more for links where to grab it ...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 7:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

'Age Of Mythology' - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 5:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft is rolling out the big guns to promote their upcoming RTS, 'Age Of Mythology'. In the coming weeks you will see this trailer when you go to the movies in an attempt to promote the upcoming Ensemble Studios 3D RTS game. Read more for links where to grab it ...

EA Fall Event (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 3:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Some leftovers from the EA event in NY, serving up now are a bunch of GBA screens from their upcoming titile. We have SSX Tricky, Island Xtreme Stunts , Galidor: Defenders of the Outer Dimension and Bionicle Bugs: Matoran Adventures.

'American Conquest' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 2:54 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In American Conquest, the latest title from the GSC GAME WORLD stable - makers of the blockbuster Cossacks, you enter the New World in the year 1492! Together with Christopher Columbus there you'll remain. During the following centuries you'll fight for supremacy on the new found American continent! Check the 4 new screens ...

Tennis Masters Series 2003 - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 18, 2002 @ 2:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tour the globe and play on the 9 faithfully reproduced Masters Series tournaments. Travel to the hard courts of Indian Wells, Miami, Toronto and Cincinnati. Visit the luxurious clay courts of Monte Carlo, Rome and Hamburg. Compete on the indoor courts of Madrid and Paris.Try to qualify for the Tennis Masters Cup in Shanghai and become the world's best player! Check out the 15 days trial version limiting you to exhibition and career mode. Read more for links where to get it before it expires..